In September 2015, it was announced that Prometheus 2 would be going under the title of Alien: Paradise Lost. This eventually changed to Alien: Covenant but the shift in focus was interesting as Prometheus itself had started life as a direct Alien prequel before spinning off slightly. It would appear ... [Read More
In a recent interview with The Toronto Sun
Sir Ridley Scott spoke a little more about his thoughts on the Alien series when asked if Daniels and Tennessee would be returning for Alien: Covenant 2 (aka Alien: Awakening).
“I think they have to. There’s no reason why Alien should now ... [Read More
We have just uploaded the 58th episode of the Alien vs. Predator Galaxy Podcast
(right-click and save as to download)! Our latest podcast is a bit of a reactionary episode, discussing Sir Ridley Scott’s recent comments
reaffirming his belief that “the beast has almost run out” and we also talk ... [Read More
If you’re having flashbacks to the earlier years of the 2010s, you can be forgiven. Sir Ridley Scott had spoken numerous times over recent years about how he thought the Alien was no longer effective, so much so that it came as quite a surprise when Prometheus 2 was announced ... [Read More
When we first learnt that Alan Dean Foster was going to be writing a prequel novel for Alien: Covenant, I think it would be easy to forgive that we were all excited for and expecting what could only be a novel exploring the period in between Prometheus and Alien: Covenant ... [Read More
Stacey Snider, the current chief-executive-officer of 20th Century Fox talked a little about the future of the Alien franchise in a new interview with Variety
. While the interview covers a large range of topics, interviewer Brent Lang pointed out the disappointment over Alien: Covenant’s box office takings and ... [Read More
Alien: Covenant was released in its last major market, Japan, on Friday the 15th of September. According to Box Office Mojo
, the film opened with a debut of $2.6 million.
“Fox also saw Alien: Covenant launch in its final international market with a $2.6 million debut in Japan bringing ... [Read More
After sharing several snippets of their VFX breakdown over the last few days, MPC
have now posted the full breakdown video on YouTube!
“MPC’s VFX team lead by VFX Supervisor Ferran Domenech worked alongside Director Ridley Scott and Production VFX Supervisor Charley Henley to create more than 700 stunning ... [Read More
The creature effects for Alien: Covenant were handled by a combination of two studios – Creatures Inc. Ltd
and Odd Studio
– that became collectively known as Odd Creatures. Alien vs. Predator Galaxy had the pleasure of talking to Adam Johansen, one of the co-founders of ... [Read More
There is just no stopping Adam Savage and his team over at Tested
when it comes to Alien: Covenant! To help promote today’s American Blu-ray and DVD release of Alien: Covenant, Tested has released a new featurette focused around the practical Alien used during the filming of Alien: Covenant.
“On ... [Read More