Close
Sign in with your E-Mail & Password
Alien Discussion Forums
Egg origin (spoilers)

Egg origin (spoilers)

13,680 Views37 RepliesAdd A Reply
Forum Topic

Ingeniero

PraetorianMember3381 XPMay-08-2017 8:45 PM

That is Dr. Shaw dead above in David 8's workshop.

And these below may have come from her.

37 Responses to Egg origin (spoilers)

Rick

XenomorphMember1261 XPMay-08-2017 8:47 PM

Engi - There are "unguns" in dem dare parts 

Ingeniero

PraetorianMember3381 XPMay-08-2017 8:55 PM

I think you may be on to something Rick

Rick

XenomorphMember1261 XPMay-08-2017 8:57 PM

I think one of the "unguns" is actually a flash light that fell in a huge pile of Shiznit from the guy looking up at the alien

Ingeniero

PraetorianMember3381 XPMay-08-2017 9:03 PM

Great prediction months ago birdman here.

Ingeniero

PraetorianMember3381 XPMay-08-2017 9:09 PM

Here is the close up in the workshop enhanced, reversed value.

Shasta cyclone

FacehuggerMember281 XPMay-09-2017 2:43 AM

that is interesting. I hope its revealed how it happened. wonder if she grew (bones) in cryo. which could also reveal how maybe the space jokey grew into/out of the pilot chair.

chli

ChestbursterMember935 XPMay-09-2017 5:13 AM

It certainly looks like Shaw. Maybe the prolog was a red herring (meant for us to believe that David had learned the meaning of affection towards another being)?

However, the corps seems to have been chestbursted (or is it an autopsy)? Also, the problem with David creating the eggs (through Shaw?) and the xenomorph is how to connect it to the original Alien movie (the space jockey being fossilized)?

Well, we’ll soon find out . . . :)

Myrddin365

FacehuggerMember425 XPMay-09-2017 5:21 AM

If it's Shaw, and I can't deny the possibility, then my theory is that the stasis tube or prior exposure to the goo causes the changes you see around her head and what not. She starts producing eggs. It's awful for her and she either dies or begs David to kill her, and David nukes the engineers for ruining the only human he liked.

That would also explain his almost sentimental treatment of the eggs. Fun thought experiment.

Safe? Of course he isn't safe, but he's good!

BlackGooDrinker

FacehuggerMember112 XPMay-09-2017 5:29 AM

Lets remember that it was David's fault she got infected in the first place. So i dont buy that he destroyed a civilization because of Shaw

Is there an agenda the mods are not telling us about? ;)

M577

OvomorphMember91 XPMay-09-2017 5:31 AM

Myrddin365 interesting theory! How do we explain the size of the eggs though? They're 3ft high and 2ft wide, Holloway wasn't a black dude either.

Unless they start small and grow into their full size after Shaw pops 'em out?

Myrddin365

FacehuggerMember425 XPMay-09-2017 5:33 AM

M577 either way, that's why it was awful.

Safe? Of course he isn't safe, but he's good!

Shasta cyclone

FacehuggerMember281 XPMay-09-2017 5:54 AM

I still think the eggs are grown.....somehow. I think he may have improved on an already egg design based on the mural in Prometheus which showed a type of egg facehugger.

Starlogger

ChestbursterMember907 XPMay-09-2017 6:00 AM

@BlackGooDrinker He indirectly poisoned Shaw, well before he knew how it might be passed along, and certainly well before he formed his post-Prometheus bond with her.

Tiwaz

ChestbursterMember528 XPMay-09-2017 6:52 AM

I think it's save to assume Shaw is dead.

Question is, is the person on the table also Shaw? 

The person on the table , however, is missing the little pit mark on the nose tip. In my pic the mark is present.

Eine Theorie die nicht auf Etwas solidem basiert ist für gewöhnlich nur Geschwätz.

Movie fan

FacehuggerMember500 XPMay-09-2017 7:42 AM

Tiwaz, Where the heck did you get that picture!?

Obsession is a Power, not a Curse ;)

Myrddin365

FacehuggerMember425 XPMay-09-2017 7:57 AM

That's a drawing, but compelling nonetheless. 

Safe? Of course he isn't safe, but he's good!

Tiwaz

ChestbursterMember528 XPMay-09-2017 8:05 AM

HBO First Look: Alien: Covenant

At 1:10.

Eine Theorie die nicht auf Etwas solidem basiert ist für gewöhnlich nur Geschwätz.

Davefried81

FacehuggerMember240 XPMay-09-2017 8:09 AM

Is that a drawing in Davids workshop??  It is cray cray!

Ingeniero

PraetorianMember3381 XPMay-09-2017 8:58 AM

That is an excellent point Shasta cyclone in regards to the growth on the Space Jockey chair. I believe that is an incredible connection.

 

Ingeniero

PraetorianMember3381 XPMay-09-2017 9:00 AM

Thank you for the links and the image Tiwaz.

Ingeniero

PraetorianMember3381 XPMay-09-2017 9:04 AM

Awesome question chli.

"However, the corps seems to have been chestbursted (or is it an autopsy)? Also, the problem with David creating the eggs (through Shaw?) and the xenomorph is how to connect it to the original Alien movie (the space jockey being fossilized)?"

You can see the ribs cut and the skin pulled back right under her chin in orderly autopsy/harvest fashion.

BigChap72

OvomorphMember38 XPMay-09-2017 9:06 AM

Yes, it'll be interesting to see how the Derelict's Space Jockey on LV-426 became, or appeared, "fossilized". I'm wondering if the Space Jockey was fleeing from David, then David causes it to crash, then he sets up the Space Jockey for impregnation and sends the distress beacon for a future W-Y synthetic to intercept and lead another team (in this case, the Nostromo) to their doom. Of course, I'm assuming that David makes it through Covenant to continue being Dr. Frankenstein :-)

Ingeniero

PraetorianMember3381 XPMay-09-2017 9:11 AM

Here are enhanced close ups of the growth around Dr. Shaw and the Space Jockey.

Tiwaz

ChestbursterMember528 XPMay-09-2017 9:23 AM

For a cadaver being fossilized it needs to be encased in a medium (mud, earth etc.). Given the right conditions fossilization can even be a matter of months.

Problem is, the Jockey isn't encased.  If anything it is mummified or desiccated. 

Eine Theorie die nicht auf Etwas solidem basiert ist für gewöhnlich nur Geschwätz.

Ingeniero

PraetorianMember3381 XPMay-09-2017 9:48 AM

This fossilization schedule all changed with the Space Jockey an underlying infection of black goo similar to Dr. Shaw Tiwaz.

It is obvious that the Engineer hypersleep chamber was unable to keep Dr. Shaw from changing with her infection.

The Space Jockey was obviously infected too with the chest busting evidence and appears to further mutate past that injury. 

 

Myrddin365

FacehuggerMember425 XPMay-09-2017 9:52 AM

It actually looks like whatever caused the metamorphosis made her burst from the inside and start producing eggs. The bones holding back the skin appear to be growing into it.and the ribs appear to have grown outward. They don't look broken or cut. That's creepy AF.

Safe? Of course he isn't safe, but he's good!

BigDave

TrilobiteMember9954 XPMay-09-2017 10:26 AM

Going to be busy today, but will reply to all this new Topics..

For now the only Un-Thing i can see..

Is Davids Un-socks

R.I.P Sox  01/01/2006 - 11/10/2017

Ingeniero

PraetorianMember3381 XPMay-09-2017 10:56 AM

Thank you BigDave. We are in the middle of full-blast image inspired speculation here and will most definitely need a Moderator/Commentator as yourself.

dk

TrilobiteMember8212 XPMay-09-2017 11:00 AM

Has anyone considered the Engineer sleep pod played a role other than a place to sleep?

Tiwaz

ChestbursterMember528 XPMay-09-2017 11:02 AM

We do? ;) It's al civil and dandy, it is not?

Eine Theorie die nicht auf Etwas solidem basiert ist für gewöhnlich nur Geschwätz.

Add A Reply
Log in to Post
Enter Your E-Mail
Enter Your Password

Stay Logged In
Scified Network
Godzilla-Movies.comHosted Community
JurassicWorld3.netHosted Community
Alien-Covenant.comHosted Community
AliensVersus
Predator.net
Hosted Community
Predator4-Movie.comHosted Community
New Alien: Covenant Forum Topics
Highest Forum Ranks Unlocked
ninXeno426
ninXeno426
61% To Next Rank
Praetorian
Thoughts_Dreams
Thoughts_Dreams
75% To Next Rank
Neomorph
MonsterZero
MonsterZero
79% To Next Rank
Xenomorph
ignorantGuy
ignorantGuy
90% To Next Rank
Chestburster
Michelle Johnston
Michelle Johnston
75% To Next Rank
Chestburster
Latest Alien Fandom Activity
Get this Prometheus sweater!
Alien Sweater

Alien: Covenant is a sequel to 2012's Prometheus as well as a prequel to 1979's ALIEN. Alien fans looking to know more about Alien: Covenant should check back often. Alien-Covenant.com is an information resource for film enthusiasts looking to learn more about the upcoming blockbuster Alien: Covenant. Providing the latest official and accurate information on Alien: Covenant, this website contains links to every set video, viral video, commercial, trailer, poster, movie still and screenshot available. This site is an extension of the Alien & Predator Fandom on Scified - a central hub for fans of Alien and Prometheus looking to stay up-to-date on the latest news. Images used are property of their respective owners. Alien: Covenant, Prometheus and its associated names, logos and images are property of 20th Century Fox and are in no way owned by Scified and its related entities. This is a fan-created website for the purpose of informing and exciting fans for Alien: Covenant's release. If you have any questions about this site, its content or the Scified Network in general, feel free to contact Scified directly.

Scified is an entertainment media network covering the latest news on the most popular, upcoming science fiction movies, games and television. All content is property of Scified.com unless otherwise stated. Images and names of content we promote, discuss, review or report are property of their respective owners. Scified is independantly owned and operated by a team of dedicated sci-fi movie fans, who strive to provide the best information and community experience for other like-minded sci-fi movie enthusiasts.

© 2021 Scified.com