20th Century Fox announced on Saturday the next project or possibly projects in the Alien – Universe on a vague and enticing social media post. Alien's alien plan to launch "2019" includes a promise to "read, watch, play" that suggests a mixed media launch that could bring different parts together At least from the protagonist already mentioned in the above teaser: Amanda Ripley. This figure, the daughter of Sigourney Weaver's character Ellen Ripley, was prominently featured in 201
The stakes for the younger Ripley will be higher this year, as the curious Nostromo promises a return, hiring the very first alien movie. On Saturday, it tends to be Amanda Ripley's first human interaction with Nostromo in 40 years. (Maybe she's going to analyze some shards?)
The lack of logos for a movie studio in the post suggests that the start of the mixed media scene could skip a theatrical release, but at the time of going to press, the details are incredibly close. Whatever comes out of this project, it will be the first major entry in the series since the viable film by Alien Covenant of 2017.
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