Crash landing on Earth over 100,000 years ago into what would become Antarctica, The Thing lies dormant until a Norwegian research team finds it and, after they are wiped out, it escapes to an American research station in an effort to reach civilization and take over the Earth.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe dive into Black Panther (SPOILER WARNING), MacGruber, Lost in Space, the DC Cinematic Universe, Disney reboots, The Muppets, Predator vs Everyone and much more.
Alien: Covenant offers up a solid entry in the Alien franchise but doesn’t really follow through on any of the mythology or questions raised in Prometheus, especially in regard to the Engineers.
Alien: Covenant managed to just barely beat Guardians Vol. 2 at the box office but it’s opening was way down from Prometheus’ opening back in 2012.
The crew of the Covenant are on the first long term colonization mission in human history but the planet they arrive on is full of old and new versions of the deadly Xenomorphs in the upcoming Alien: Covenant.
The first trailer for Alien: Covenant is here and, while it picks up from Prometheus, it looks much closer to the original Alien and Aliens, especially since the classic Xenomorphs are back.
A recently recovered colonial marine and a squad of androids investigate a derelict hauler in the first issue of Dark Horse’s new Aliens series, Defiance.
Fox is planning a massive celebration of all things Alien at the end of April (4/26 to be specific) with Alien Day, featuring a 24 hour trivia contest, tons of exclusive products from tons of cool partners and more.
Don Bluth is trying to kickstart a Dragon’s Lair movie, TV pick ups are starting to come in, John Wick 2 starts casting and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe talk about the return of Ducktales and Inspector Gadget, WB’s mind boggling lack of website purchasing, TMNT 2014, the ridiculous developments of Gotham, the Chuck Norris classic Sidekicks and much more.