Alien Movie Universe

EXCLUSIVE: Alien: Covenant Neomorph bursting scene images leaked! (Major Spoilers)

Alien-Covenant.com
News
Scified2017-04-30 20:06:25https://www.scified.com/articles/exclusive-alien-covenant-neomorph-bursting-scene-images-leaked-major-spoilers-34.jpg
Scified
Written by Chris133,763 Reads41 Comments2017-04-30 20:06:25

A selection of Alien: Covenant footage was screened at the special Alien Day event last week and one of the scenes Fox debuted completely showed the Neomorph back-bursting scene, as well as the Neomorph throat-bursting scene. Attendees have been discussing the footage on social media, but no images or recordings have really made their rounds publicly yet... until now. One of our forum members, TRVPLORDIV has provided us with a first look at images from the footage, specific to when the Neomorph bursts out. We did also receive a recording of the footage, but will be refraining from sharing that online, as we wish to keep certain experiences for the cinema. These images however give us a great look at the baby Neomorph - which by the looks of things is quite large upon birth, much larger than a Chestburster.

These images are being share for the purpose of speculation and analysis by our community and obviously, we have no intention of ruining the movie-going experience for any of our fellow fans. This is why the article image above does not contain any of the following spoiler-images. We will also not be sharing these directly to our social feeds, so if you do feel the need to share them, please be considerate of others and do not blatantly plaster them across your pages or profiles. If Fox ask us to remove these images, we will comply and do so of course. However for those who don't mind spoilers and wish to analyze the baby Neomorph bursting sequence, enjoy...

... And here is a look at the throat-bursrting Neomorph - which looks significantly smaller than the Back-burster. Likely, a different breed of Alien, may mature to look differently:

Again, a big thanks to TRVPLORDIV for sending these our way. Please be considerate if you share these around.

More Alien Movie Universe News & Articles

Do you have news to share on Fede Álvarez's Alien: Romulus? Click here to submit any information you have, or to ask any questions! Browse other conversations about Alien: Romulus by other Alien fans in the Alien: Romulus forums here.

Visit the Alien TV Series forums to browse topics about the upcoming TV series by Nah Hawley as well! Got news for the Alien TV series? You can share that too, here!

41 Comments

Blackwinter-witch

MemberPraetorianApr-30-2017 8:17 PM

GREAT PICS!!  Not gonna share them, I love things like this but I know most folks wish to avoid anything spoilery.

Chris

AdminEngineerApr-30-2017 8:19 PM

Thank you! Yeah, I'm hoping people respect the wishes of others and keep them quarantined to this post alone. For those who don't mind these spoilers this is awesome, but I don't want to piss off any fans, or Fox for that matter. So, hopefully people keep quiet and enjoy them from here haha.

Blackwinter-witch

MemberPraetorianApr-30-2017 8:47 PM

You're welcome and I will interact with this post as-per guidelines above. NP there.

Closest I came to sharing it is Upvoting. :)

Chad Ripley

MemberFacehuggerApr-30-2017 9:43 PM

This looks amazing and so gory which is awesome. I can take the violence and gore and I'm excited it's being  injected back into the franchise in a purposeful manner. Not like that AvP requiem crap. I know I'm gonna have to tell my dad to cover his eyes when we go see this opening night lol. 

Jim Pills

MemberOvomorphApr-30-2017 11:20 PM

That throatburster looks like it becomes the alien outside the lifter that Tennessee and Daniels are on. The one which bashes it's head on the glass.

Burke, Carter J.

MemberOvomorphApr-30-2017 11:26 PM

Wow! I absolutely didn't expect to see this before the release of the movie! I really had to think hard if I wanted to look at these because I'm beginning to feel kinda nervous about spoilers, I want to keep the experience in the cinema as fresh as possible, but of course, I couldn't keep myself from checking these out. It's actually not that spoilery though, I think, since we've practically seen al lot of this in the trailer already. Thanks for sharing. This looks super brutal! My confidence in the movie is growing with every little snippet we get to see and hear. I was still a little cautious about Covenant after Ridley said way back that Prometheus would scare the **** out of us and that, at least for me, wasn't really the case. But it looks like he might actually deliver with this one. Great!

It's gonna be a big month for me! I'm turning thirty this month and on top of that I'll be able to experience my first "real" Alien movie on the big screen! This means a lot for me! It's the one thing I always wanted to see in the cinema since I first watched Alien when I was seven years old and instantly became a life long fan!

Jim Pills

MemberOvomorphApr-30-2017 11:36 PM

Congrats on your thirtieth birthday this month... I wish I were thirty again, so I could make a different set of mistakes to the ones I made!!

Still, hope your first viewing is going to be a blast.

 

Burke, Carter J.

MemberOvomorphApr-30-2017 11:45 PM

Thanks Jim Pills, greatly appreciated! And after seeing these pics I'm sure it'll be a blast for all of us.

Lone

MemberPraetorianMay-01-2017 1:25 AM

I saw the sneak peek footage on the 26th and it was all epic!

WARNING: If you would rather not know the details of the footage then please do not read my description of said footage below...

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

The backburster footage was bloody, very gory and brutal, the wee devil came out in it's own amniotic sac, and it grew instantly. Once it broke out of the medlab and Faris tried to shoot it, it jumped all over the place, managing to dodge the bullets.

Same with the throatburster, the pace was so fast, it was chaos for the crew and hard to pin down details, as the scene was at night, but it appeared very like the Chestburster from Alien only longer and larger. Imagine that ripping out of your mouth! It grew at incredible speed too. Then, watched intently by Walter, it sped off into the wheat field.

I have to say I found the little Neos strangely cute and I loved how they looked, they were very vocal, but absolutely deadly even at that stage of their growth cycle. They moved at rapid speed, too fast to contain. Ferocious and viscious, fully grown...god, the Covenant crew don't stand a chance!

I should add that both wee Neos appear within minutes of one another and because of their unexpected arrival and the speed of the unfolding events, they cause total confusion and chaos, the crew are left reeling and helpless. Add to that the shuttle explosion and it's a major trauma!

I might be nuts, but it appeared to me that both Neos grow as they are in the process of bursting out, [I'm talking rapid growth]. 

I'm not certain about this by any means, but my guess would be that it was the Backburster which grows into the large mouthed Neo, as it appeared to have that same bluish translucent tone to it's skin, whilst the Throatburster appeared to have the pale, cream translucent tone once it grew.

Jim Pills

MemberOvomorphMay-01-2017 1:42 AM

Lone did the footage show how the second (throatbuster) came about?

Just a yes or no thanks.

Lone

MemberPraetorianMay-01-2017 1:58 AM

EDIT: Ahh misread you question, no actually we get no inkling as to how the Throatburster comes about.

 

Lone

MemberPraetorianMay-01-2017 1:59 AM

SORRY Jim never noticed the yes or no in your post when I first read it! 

Lone

MemberPraetorianMay-01-2017 2:00 AM

...and happy birthday Burke, Carter J when it arrives!

Hope you have a terrific experience with A L I E N: COVENANT!

Jim Pills

MemberOvomorphMay-01-2017 2:50 AM

Lone, I realised my question wasn't specific enough.

We know from spoilers how the backburster comes about, did the throatburster come about by the same method i.e., via spores.

Interestingly I'm not a spoiler free zone(no harm done), but just asked for yes or no in case other lurkers might not wish to have the origin revealed. 

Oh and the birthday was for @Carter Burke not me, I've already had mine this year;)

Thanks for the info though..

Lone

MemberPraetorianMay-01-2017 2:59 AM

Yeah I have amended my reply, just finished a run of nightshifts and I think my concentration and cognitive skills are blown! :)

We are given no idea about the method of infection for the Throatburster.

Toni1978

MemberOvomorphMay-01-2017 3:35 AM

Seeing these new photos makes me even excited about the movie! I as well will not be sharing these photos.

Jim Pills

MemberOvomorphMay-01-2017 3:40 AM

Lone having nightshifts myself I know how wonky things can get! But thanks for the replies:)

 

Resurgence

MemberFacehuggerMay-01-2017 3:55 AM

JESUS THAT LOOKS BRUTAL, just the way I like my alien movies.

Burke, Carter J.

MemberOvomorphMay-01-2017 4:21 AM

Thanks Lone, I'm gonna have a great Time with this on the big screen!

LadyStardust

MemberOvomorphMay-01-2017 5:38 AM

Well, it seems that Sir Ridley was not kidding when he said: "They want aliens, I'll give them f* aliens”. But I can't get myself out of the impression that these scenes are just the icing on the cake. Otherwise, Fox and Sir Ridley wouldn't have given them away so easily.

Dsparil

MemberOvomorphMay-01-2017 5:52 AM

Was this the 5.1.17 surprise?

tyler

MemberOvomorphMay-01-2017 7:04 AM

Saw the whole movie last week.

I couldn't wait to see other's reactions.

Movie was great, felt a little predictable like you know what was going to happen because of everything that had been released, but other wise awesome characters, shots, and great story.

Can't wait for the the full release to talk about the next movie =)

Dsparil

MemberOvomorphMay-01-2017 8:33 AM

ilikealien did Shaw survive? ;)

royhotrodz

MemberOvomorphMay-01-2017 5:15 PM

*Spoiler*

The footage..not best quality, no sound.  enjoy!

https://youtu.be/18845Azj8xY

 

thg

MemberOvomorphMay-01-2017 9:57 PM

I made this gif:


Roger55

MemberChestbursterMay-01-2017 10:05 PM

Spoiler (neo escapes the lander)

bullets seem to bounce off inside the body of the backburster. concerning to 10m footage, I've seen Faris' shooting against the creature, look like if they did not hurt him, or am I wrong?

royhotrodz

MemberOvomorphMay-02-2017 6:10 AM

You can clearly see it escape the lander and bullets were like bouncing off.  If you look close, they have acid for blood.  In one shot the acid seem to short circuit the lander?

Capt Torgo

MemberFacehuggerMay-02-2017 6:52 AM

How that critter is that size coming out dudes back is a bit of a stretch for me. Love ridleys angle for trying to scare us but alien1 burster was more realistic. Super excited though. Look on my works ye fans and adore!

 

Nofacewilly

MemberOvomorphMay-02-2017 7:18 AM

 

I had to watch an hour of pimple popping YouTube videos to calm me down. It worked.

Nofacewilly

MemberOvomorphMay-02-2017 7:20 AM

They should call the next movie alien spoilers

smallfish

MemberOvomorphMay-02-2017 1:46 PM

Capt Torgo, absolutley.

 

Rick

MemberXenomorphMay-02-2017 2:29 PM

Ok, you guys are going to laugh.  If you look through the still they had to cargo strap the dumby to the table to keep it from flipping over off the table.  I bet 5USD they had to do a couple takes because of this issue until they did the cargo straps.

Thats kind of an odd thing to not air brush out

MrJonesy

MemberOvomorphMay-02-2017 2:35 PM

This looks fkn brutal! 

MrJonesy

MemberOvomorphMay-02-2017 2:40 PM

Rick, maybe they strap the guy down in the scene to stop him convulsing too violently, or maybe will remove straps before official release. Nice spot though!

Rick

MemberXenomorphMay-02-2017 3:09 PM

I was skimming thru the images.  I've seen the 10 minutes of extra footage.  He wasn't strapped down that I recall in the preview then when I saw that I was like erm wtf is that around his thighs.

Chris

AdminEngineerMay-02-2017 9:24 PM

That GIF is nasty... indeed the footage was relentless and awesome! Nice spot there too, Rick! Haha, I definitely agree they would've needed to strap the dummy in, since the upper torso would have slid off the table without it - given how much of it went over the edge of it.

Dorian Gray

MemberOvomorphMay-02-2017 10:53 PM

Three days now and still no C&D from Fox...they WANTED this to get out.

clavia2

MemberOvomorphMay-03-2017 11:59 AM

metalos

MemberOvomorphMay-03-2017 2:37 PM

I'm just wondering about the throatburster. When they first showed these sequences for an audience, there were no recording of it but they described it a bit gorier, like the crewmember's head totally blown away. Don't get me wrong the scene is brutal this way too. The acting before the bursting is totally creepy and intense. The backbursting too.

LH31

MemberOvomorphMay-04-2017 4:59 AM

I suspect the final cut will be more detailed than the 10 min preview hence the lack of restrictions on trying to pull it 

BigDave

MemberDeaconMay-06-2017 7:46 AM

Apparently the Final Cut will have some more work done to it compared to earlier shots released so maybe this will be airbrushed out so to speak.

This Footage was shown at Alien Day, which i kind of wish i went to now :(

As far as the Scene, well either Faris is a bad shot, but it seemed to me the Neomorph took a few hits with no damage.

I wonder if Ridley is going the route that these Organisms are pretty much very hard to wound, and not easy to kill like in Aliens and Alien R.

Also the Rapid Growth may not apply to just the Neomorphs no more... so its maybe David Perfecting the Original Xenomorph.

Or that from now on the Xenomorph Life Cycle is more rapid and Kanes Scene will have to be explained by while he was in that Med-bay Pod it must have had some kind of Cryo-stasis effect on the Organism.

Add A Comment
Sign In Required
Sign in using your Scified Account to access this feature!
Email
Password
Visitor Comments
Latest Images
Alien & Predator Alien & Predator Fandom
Latest Features
Alien: Romulus Movie Trailers Updated 2024-07-12 18:03:08
Get Tickets for Alien: Romulus! Updated 2024-07-11 12:11:21
Alien: Romulus Spoilers Updated 2024-07-07 18:01:48
Everything we know about Alien: Romulus Updated 2024-06-15 10:35:44
Alien Movie Universe Forums
Alien: Romulus
Alien: Romulus Discuss the new Fede Alvarez Alien movie here
Alien: Covenant
Alien: Covenant Discuss the Prometheus Sequel, Alien: Covenant
Alien Movies
Alien Movies Discuss the Classic Alien Films
Alien 5 Movie
Alien 5 Movie Discuss Neill Blomkamps’s vision for Alien 5 here
Alien Games
Alien Games Discuss Alien games here
Alien
Alien Discuss all things Alien here
Alien FX TV Series
Alien FX TV Series Discuss the Alien FX TV series here!
Prometheus
Prometheus Everything About Prometheus
Prometheus Fan Art
Prometheus Fan Art Artwork & Fiction From the Fans
Hot Forum Topics
New Forum Topics
Highest Forum Ranks Unlocked
Thoughts_Dreams
Thoughts_Dreams » Neomorph
85% To Next Rank
SuperAlien
SuperAlien » Xenomorph
87% To Next Rank
Neomorph
Neomorph » Chestburster
83% To Next Rank
Jonesy
Jonesy » Facehugger
94% To Next Rank
NCC 1701
NCC 1701 » Ovomorph
41% To Next Rank
Latest Alien Fandom Activity

This website provides the latest information, news, rumors and scoops on the Alien: Romulus movie and Alien TV series for FX! Get the latest news on the Alien prequels, sequels, spin-offs and more. Alien movie, game and TV series news is provided and maintained by fans of the Alien film franchise. This site is not affiliated with 20th Century Studios, FX, Hulu, Disney or any of their respective owners.

© 2024 Scified.com
Sign in
Use your Scified Account to sign in


Log in to view your personalized notifications across Scified!

Transport To Communities
Alien Hosted Community
Cloverfield Hosted Community
Godzilla Hosted Community
Jurassic World Hosted Community
Predator Hosted Community
Aliens vs. Predator Hosted Community
Latest Activity
Forums
Search Scified
Trending Articles
Blogs & Editorials
Featured Forum Discussions
Forums & Community
Sci-Fi Movies
Help & Info