Floating in the void of space, Amanda Ripley and Zula Hendricks struggle to prepare themselves for a crash landing on a remote planet. The Weyland-Yutani cruiser holding kidnapped colonists breaches the planet’s atmosphere, leading to a fiery entry for Ripley and Hendricks. But the danger is not only in space. The planet Ripley and Hendricks land on are filled with Weyland-Yutani new generation of Xenomorphs. The colonists’ lives are in the hands of Ripley and Hendricks, and the pair set off to stop the evil corporation from completing its project.
If fighting killer cyborgs and vicious xenomorphs weren’t enough of a challenge for these daring heroes, they take on the nightmare situation of spinning out of control in space. With no one else to heading to rescue them, Ripley and Hendricks act fast to survive. Timing the approach of the Weyland-Yutani cruiser, the pair to make a safe landing. However, they discover there isn’t an ordinary planet. Everything about the place has been created by Weyland-Yutani to be a testing ground. Traces of clues left behind by the kidnap colonists shows what Weyland-Yutani has been up to. Now Ripley and Hendricks must hurry and get their evidence needed to stop Weyland-Yutani latest experiment.
Brian Wood ramps up the dangers, tossing Ripley and Hendricks into space and pitting them against salvage xenomorphs. The heroes barely get a minute to breathe before they are off to the next step in their plan. But its a race against time as Weyland-Yutani closes in on the intruders. Robert Carey and Dan Jackson amazingly depict the merciless grip of space as Ripley and Hendricks drift into the darkness. Being in space looks like a constant battle that has everything trying to kill you. Carey also knows how to make a gruesome introduction to the xenomorphs, not afraid of hold back the glory visuals in this issue. With so many lives at stakes, Ripley and Hendricks must gather the strength to complete their vendetta against the evil corporation. The story heads to its climactic finale in the next issue.
Aliens: Resistance #3 will be on sale on April 10th, 2019.
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