Occasionally when browsing for Alien news we stumble upon material which makes us go - WOAH. Today is one of those days. While digging up news on the upcoming Cold Iron Studios' Alien online shooter game, I stumbled upon an ArtStation page where one artist had uploaded a Xenomorph model rendered using zBrush. Ironically, the artwork and video is about 5 years old! To my account however, I do not recall seeing it shared on these forums or on social media during that entire length of time. (It may have been shared in these forums already but I may have missed it - so if you already posted it please let me know in the comments and I will give you proper thanks!)
The artwork is by all accounts remarkable and the test footage is thrilling and terrifying - as any Xenomorph footage should be. Check out the work below and let us know what you think in the comments section!
An Alien test I modeled practicing Zbrush some years ago, then David Cordero(BLR VFX's animator) and JJ(BLR VFX's big boss) finished doing that awesome small video.
Credit for this remarkable work of art goes out to SadgaS on Artstation! Well done!
If you're a fan of Alien / Prometheus and would like to discuss Alien: Covenant and its upcoming sequel with other like-minded fans, be sure to join in our Alien: Covenant forum! Ranked the #1 Prometheus forum back in 2012 and reigning as the web's top Alien: Covenant fan site, it's a great place to discuss the upcoming Prometheus sequels, dissect details from every trailer and engage with other fans just like you.
About Alien: Covenant 2 / Alien Awakening
The state of the Alien: Covenant sequel continues to remain uncertain. Ridley Scott has mentioned previously that they have a story already in place and know exactly where the sequel to Covenant will go, however the recent acquisition of 20th Century Fox film properties by Disney have potentially put the rumored-to-be-titled Alien: Awakening on hold for the time being. As new details arise concerning Alien: Covenant 2 we will be your premiere source and you can find information on the Covenant sequel by visiting the About Alien: Awakening page here.
Treat yourself to some Alien Merchandise!
As we await the next Alien movie, now is a great time to build your Alien collection and expand your Alien-themed wardrobe. Check out some products below and click here for even more options!
Stay up to date with the latest news and updates on the Alien: Covenant movie sequel, potentially titled Alien: Awakening by liking us on Facebook and by following us on Twitter and Instagram! You can also subscribe your email to our blog for instant notifications of when new posts are made!