Creatives: Alex White – Episode 10 -Yutani . Podcast

https://youtu.be/_AOf4vsV_eI In this podcast, I talk to the author of Alien: The Cold Forge, Alex White. I have previously interviewed him for our Creatives series, and today we cover his inspiration for his character Blue Marsalis, and the Double Robotics presentation which sparked his idea. With mentions of Avatar, Macross, and the new Taxonomy of …

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Parallels: Ash and David, scientists

ASH, HYPERDYNE SYSTEMS – 2120 Alien Universe, 17 Years in between DAVID, WEYLAND INDUSTRIES – 2103 Ian Holm, Alien (1979) Our Universe, 38 Years in between Michael Fassbender, Alien: Covenant (2017) Just a small observation, both Ash and David are observing the Alien lifeform. David gazes through the microscope revealing a mote trapped in amber. The …

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Creatives: Dominic Hailstone

Super-Facehugger Concept Art by Dominic Hailstone for Alien: Covenant Please make sure you subscribe to his YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/user/dominichailstone Concept artist, creature effects, that's only a fraction of the multitude of talents displayed by Dominic. I was impressed by his practical work on Alien: Covenant, so I decided to find out what started it all. And …

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David, Weyland and the Prometheus Myth

Photo of Statue By Atoma (Public Domain) In Greek mythology, the Titan Prometheus had a reputation for being something of a clever trickster and he famously gave the human race the gift of fire and the skill of metalwork, an action for which he was punished by Zeus, who ensured every day that an eagle ate the liver of the Titan …

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Commission, Yomjileam: St Ash of Xenomorphs

I requested Yomjileam to draw Ash from Alien 1979 in the style of a saint, because really he was just doing his job and in his sacrifice I believe he should be recognised. They went through a great deal of research to my delight and came up with this wondrous specimen. http://yomjileam.tumblr.com/post/166401892108/commissioned-work-for-muthur9000-they-had I especially like …

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