Alien fans are no strangers to alternate continuities. Is it Hicks and Newt who met General Spears, or is it really Wilks and Billie? Dark Horse explored the idea towards the end of their time with Alien, adapting William Gibson's second draft of "Alien 3" and Dan O'Bannon's very first draft of the original "Alien". Now it's Marvel's turn with ... [Read More]
David Fincher is a man who famously has very little to say about his experience working on Alien 3, and when he does, it's generally not something pleasant. He's even gone as far as to compare the production to being "sodomized ritualistically for two years." He is truly not a fan of that time of his life, but recently he's ... [Read More]
Currently on display at a Smithsonian museum in Washington DC is a giant Alien egg from the Alien series. Rather than a fleshy, petaled Xenomorph egg we're used to seeing in the franchise, this prop is a hard-shelled representation, almost evoking the feeling of a moon. The egg was originally donated to the museum from 20th Century Studios (20th Century Fox ... [Read More]
A listing for a new Aliens novel
While Aliens: Bishop is T.R Napper's Alien franchise debut, he's an award-winning author responsible for Neon Leviathan and 36 Streets. Aliens: Bishop is currently slated for release on October 24th. Thanks to Felix for the link.
Make sure you stick with Alien vs. Predator Galaxy for the latest Alien novel news! You can follow ... [Read More]
Alien 3 is a film that will always be notorious for its troubled production. It will always be an example used in film schools. It will always be something that David Fincher prefers not to talk about. And for fans such as myself, it will always be a source of new behind-the-scene stories and tidbits.
I will never not be ... [Read More]
We have just uploaded the 146th episode of the Alien vs. Predator Galaxy Podcast (right-click and save as to download)! In this episode Aaron and Adam are joined by Rex Pickett, one of the many screenwriters subjected to the Hell of Alien 3's development.
Better known now as the author of Sideways, a novel that Alexander Payne adapted into film, and ... [Read More]
We have just uploaded the 145th episode of the Alien vs. Predator Galaxy Podcast (right-click and save as to download)! Corporal Hicks, RidgeTop, Omegamorph, Voodoo Magic and Xenomorphine are back for this retrospective episode on Alien 3 to discuss a film hailed by some as a misunderstood masterpiece, and an absolute disaster of a film by others. A divisive film ... [Read More]
Alien Day 2022 is upon us! While technically every day is Alien (and Predator) Day for the staff and community of Alien vs. Predator Galaxy, it's always exciting to see the new releases or announcements that come from April 26th!
Unfortunately, 2022 does look similar to the last few years in that this will be a quieter event, with the celebration ... [Read More]
We have just uploaded the
We talk Pat Cadigan's sarcastic tone, Hicks' PTSD, the craziness of this particular draft, the seperation of source material and adaptation, amongst plenty of tangents about the various unproduced Alien 3 scripts and the other adaptations of William Gibson's drafts of Alien 3!
What did you think of our latest episode? Be sure to let us know ... [Read More]
Following Pat Cadigan's Alien 3: The Unproduced Screenplay by William Gibson release back in August (
Interestingly, Colony War appears to be a direct continuation from Alex White's phenomenal Alien: Into Charybdis with the introduction of Shy Hunt's sister. We also seem set to see the return of Davis from Aliens: Defiance/Resistance/Rescue, as well as the introduction of Amanda Ripley's ... [Read More]
From the moment Pat Cadigan’s Alien 3: The Unproduced Screenplay by William Gibson was first announced, I had been incredibly curious about how I was going to react to it. At the risk of repeating myself from previously talking about the other recent adaptations of Gibson’s material, this kind of project is something I’m really enthusiastic about.
It was one of the things ... [Read More]
Neill Blomkamp has done a fairly frank interview with The Guardian while promoting his latest film, Demonic. Blomkamp's last film was 2015's Chappie which performed okay at the box office but received generally negative reviews. The director was asked about his cancelled Alien sequel and suggests that Ridley Scott saw Chappie and realised that his Alien film ... [Read More]
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Alien Resurrection - Lead Alien Warrior PX Action 1/18 Scale Action Figure
From Hiya Toys. A PREVIEWS Exclusive! Two hundred years have passed since Ellen Ripley died on Fiorina 161. Of 20 Xenomorphs initially bred by Dr. Wren’s science team on board the USM Auriga, Hiya Toys presents this figure of the Cloned Queen’s most loyal and ... [Read More]