The Alien series isn’t want for iconic imagery or posters that pervade into pop culture to this day. Whether it’s that unforgettable cracked chicken egg on the front of Alien’s poster, or that moment of Ripley and the Runner coming face-to-face on Alien 3’s. For a lot of people we know that image of Ripley carrying Newt in the hive ... [Read More]
We have just uploaded the 129th episode of the Alien vs. Predator Galaxy Podcast
(right-click and save as to download)! Today mark’s the 35th anniversary of Aliens’ general release in the United States and Canada! And to mark the occasion Corporal Hicks, RidgeTop, Xenomorphine and VoodooMagic are back to celebrate 35 years of Aliens!
We discuss the circumstances around our ... [Read More]
At the conclusion of the 2018 film “The Predator” written by Shane Black and Fred Dekker (and directed by Black), fans were introduced to a new piece of Predator technology referred to as the “Predator Killer”. Similar to something one might see in an Iron Man film, this wearable armored suit could seemingly give humanity a fighting chance if there ... [Read More]
Just when you thought everyone was done having fun with William Gibson’s scripts for Alien 3! A listing for Titan’s new novel has just gone up on Amazon, revealing that Pat Cadigan, “the Hugo Award-Winning “Queen of Cyberpunk,” is taking on the task of bringing Gibson’s first draft of Alien 3 to prose form with Alien 3: The Lost Screenplay!
William ... [Read More]
A month ago the bombshell was dropped that Alien and Predator comics would be moving to Marvel
as of 2021. It was a move we were all expecting since Marvel are owned by Disney, but it was still a bit of a shock. But in that announcement, it was also revealed that Marvel would be republishing Dark Horse’s older ... [Read More]
Last month saw Coolwaters Productions, the company that represents the convention appearances of several cast and crew of Aliens, put on an Aliens themed In-House convention
. Alien vs. Predator Galaxy was there and we really enjoyed it! And for those of you who missed out on the opportunity, Coolwaters has now uploaded the entire panel to their YouTube channel ... [Read More]
With many conventions and fandoms making the move to virtual conventions in this time of isolation, Aliens is not missing out on the fun either! Coolwaters Productions, the company that represents some of the cast of Aliens, has been running their own In-House convention
with the casts of Superman, Ghostbusters and Star Trek having had live video ... [Read More]
In Search Of Tomorrow
, an upcoming documentary focusing on the seminal science-fiction from the 80s, has added Aliens’ Carrie Henn (aka Newt) to its line-up which already features Aliens and Predator alumni Bill Duke, Shane Black, Jenette Goldstein and Alan Dean Foster!
Carrie Henn is joining #InSearchOfTomorrow
to talk about her iconic role as Newt in ALIENS! ... [Read More]
We have just uploaded the 106th episode of the Alien vs. Predator Galaxy Podcast
(right-click and save as to download)! It’s Alien Day! And that means I wanted to treat our community to a special podcast episode with someone involved in truly making their mark on the Alien series, and the writer of the original Alien 3, Alien 4 ... [Read More]
It is with great sadness that we must report that Jay Benedict, the actor who portrayed Russ Jordon in Aliens, has passed away today due to COVID-19. Confirmed on his official website
, Jay was 68 at the time of his passing.
Jay is known to fans of the Alien franchise as Russ Jordan, the father of Newt and ... [Read More]
After nearly 2 years of negotiations and approvals that started in December 2017, Disney officially became the owners 20th Century Fox as of March 2019. Since then Disney has been sorting out all its new assets, such as re-branding to 20th Century Studios
and selling Cold Iron Studios
– we still don’t know how ... [Read More]
For many fans the demise of Michael Biehn’s Corporal Hicks and Carrie Henns’ Newt was something of a letdown when it comes to Alien 3. The fans weren’t the only ones. Biehn has always been honest about his disappointment regarding Hicks’ fate.
And in a recent interview with The Hollywood Reporter
that covers his career and his notable ... [Read More]
The story of Charon continues in Part Three of Anarchist86ed’s Alien fan audio drama!
Her name’s Newt, not Rebecca. Administrator Carter brings the last Human survivor of Hadley’s hope back to life, but will this facsimile be anything like the little girl it’s based on?
You can find all three episodes of Charon available to download here
. Charon is a ... [Read More]