Tag Archives: Aliens

Hard Copy: The Movie Art of Syd Mead-Visual Futurist Review

Like many science fiction fans I am obsessed with the future. Sadly, we do not know for sure how the future will look. Since future vistas are sheer speculation film makers need someone with unique vision when they are making … Continue reading

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Equipment: Hallmark Keepsake Ornament P-5000 Power Work Loader from Aliens

I love that Hallmark has embraced icons from Pop Culture and is turning them into Christmas ornaments. I am sure that ornaments based on television and movie characters date back long before the 1990’s but my first recollection of a … Continue reading

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Hard Copy: Aliens: The Set Photography

 There were some horrible things that came out in the 1980s. Massive shoulder pads, big hair that required a whole can of hair spray to keep in place, Cabbage Patch Kids and David Lynch’s big screen version of Dune to … Continue reading

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Vids: Check Out the Prologue to ALIEN: COVENANT

Alien: Covenant is the latest installment of the very popular Alien franchise. The premiere is still a couple of months away but we have a great first look to whet your appetite.  Though there hasn’t been much released on the … Continue reading

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Vids: Aliens 30th Anniversary Edition Coming Soon from 20th Century Fox

Celebrate three decades of pulse-pounding action and bone-chilling suspense with this Aliens 30th Anniversary Limited-Edition Set that features both the Theatrical and Special Edition versions of the film on Blu-ray™, as well as audio commentary, deleted and extended scenes and … Continue reading

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Equipment: Zombies and Batman and Aliens…Oh My! What is New in Shops This Week from Diamond Select Toys

It’s an exciting New Toy Day at comic shops across North America, as a new delivery of products from Diamond select Toys hits shelves! The first two Vinimates vinyl figures from Aliens have arrived, as well as a new bust … Continue reading

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E.V.A.: Diamond Select Toys Reveal Panels and Events for Comic-Con International 2016

Comic-Con International in San Diego is one of the largest gatherings of toy lovers known to mankind, and every year DST leaps at the chance to interact with their customers at the event, as well as introduce themselves to new … Continue reading

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Equipment: Diamond Select Toys at Toy Fair 2016…

Every year I look forward to Toy Fair. Sure, it is NYC in February and the weather is never cooperative (see previous posts on the subject) but Toy Fair is a big deal for me. These four days are my … Continue reading

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Equipment: Aliens and Colonial Marines Have Landed…New Minimates from Diamond Select Toys Review

In 1979 when the original Alien premiered a franchise was born. Alien was an intense ride that kept you on the edge your seat but it was more suspense than action. Then in 1986 James Cameron revisited the events on … Continue reading

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Equipment: Alien Action Figures from NECA Review

Kids these days don’t know how good they have it. I am not making some random old man statement like, “Back in my day…” No I am talking about the amazing amount of seriously cool toys out there. When I … Continue reading

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