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The Inspiration For The A:C Chestburster

The Inspiration For The A:C Chestburster

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May-12-2017 10:12 AM

While looking at the original concept art for Alien, i found what is probably the inspiration for Alien: Covenant's chestburster.

Check it out:


Also today Giger died 3 years ago.

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May-12-2017 1:13 PM

Yes, and it was transparent too. I wonder what the Great Architect would have thought of Covenant and its beasties?

I was quite disappointed that there was no dedication or In Memorium to H.R. at the end of the film.


"Let The Cosmic Incubation Begin" ~ H.R. Giger


May-12-2017 2:01 PM

I actually like this version of the chestbuster more than the original.....


Aug-02-2018 9:13 AM

Potential original Giger drawings/evolution of concept....unbelievable. Great find.

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