Posts Tagged ‘alien’

Wow! It’s Newt!

by Peter Paltridgeon 04/26/2016
Neill Blomkamp’s Alien 5 is currently being stalled while Ridley Scott’s Prometheus 2, AKA Alien: Covenant, is being created (whether we like it or not). To whet our appetites further, or just to prolong the torturous wait, Blomkamp uploaded this drawing to Instagram today: Blomkamp previously claimed Alien 3 and Alien Resurrection wouldn’t be knocked […]

Alien: Paradise Lost To Reveal Xenomorph’s Origins

by Peter Paltridgeon 11/12/2015
20th Century Fox has two Alien films in the pipe: one highly anticipated one by Neil Blomkamp that’ll feature the return of Ripley, and a Prometheus sequel by Ridley Scott. Ridley apparently carries greater weight at Fox and Neil won’t be able to make his movie until Scott finishes his. So far, this hasn’t sounded […]


NYCC 2015: New Ongoing Aliens Series Coming From Dark Horse

by Peter Paltridgeon 10/10/2015
20th Century Fox’s Alien franchise is no stranger to comic books, nor is it new to Dark Horse Comics. One of the company’s earliest successful titles was an Aliens continuation back in 1988, when there was no Alien 3 and they could introduce the idea of a grown-up Xeno-kicking badass Newt (how I wish it […]

If You Thought Prometheus Was A Mess Before, Just Wait

by Peter Paltridgeon 09/25/2015
In 2012 director Ridley Scott returned to the Alien universe with the prequel Prometheus. He swore up and down that it “wasn’t an Alien movie” but that it took place in the general vicinity of one. He wasn’t lying…we got the spacecraft, but it was a different one; we got a large blobby prototype of […]


Neill Blomkamp Draws Some New Alien Art

by Peter Paltridgeon 07/16/2015
Neill Blomkamp, if you recall, was the director who painted up some really great images for an imaginary Alien (and Aliens) sequel. The images went viral, attracted the attention of Fox, and led to his actually getting a job creating that movie. Sometimes dreams come true. For everyone. Today Blomkamp made this tweet:#alien going very […]