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Gentle Giant Resurrects A Controversial 1979 ‘Alien’ Figure

  Horror villains, such as Freddy and Jason, have always made good fodder for Boy’s action figures.  But back in 1979 there was an action figure that became so controversial that it was removed from shelves.  That action figure, created by Kenner, was an 18″ Alien figure, which was pulled because of parental complaints that […]

Upcoming Novel ‘Alien: Out Of The Shadows’ Excerpt Unleashed

  The first book in a brand new official trilogy of books taking place in the Alien universe, Alien: Out Of The Shadows, is set to be released on January 28th.  The first book is being written by Tim Lebbon, followed by Alien: Sea of Sorrows, written by James A. Moore and released July 29th, 2014.  The book takes […]

‘Alien: Isolation’ First Official Gameplay Preview

Earlier this month we informed you that SEGA announced their new game set in the Alien Universe entitled Alien: Isolation, a survival-horror title that abandons the action of the previous titles.  Instead they are focusing more on the bleak horror of the original movie. Whether this will turn out good or not is still debatable, but if the tension shown in this […]

SEGA’s ‘Alien: Isolation’ Announcement Trailer and Featurette

  SEGA announced their third attempt at making a game set in the Alien universe, with the first two being Aliens: Infestation on the Nintendo DS and the disaster known as Aliens: Colonial Marines.  This time they are teaming up with Total War developer Creative Assembly.  That game is Alien: Isolation, a survival-horror title. Set 15 years after the events of […]