Today is Alien Day and the internet is celebrating the Alien franchise. Alien Day, 4/26, is named so for planet LV-426, where our heroes encounter the dreaded Alien Xenomorphs in the second film; Aliens. We’ll have more Aliens themed galleries coming very soon. Below, you’ll find every Aliens gallery we’ve done, including NECA, Diamond Select Toys, Eaglemoss, Tamashii Nations, Titan and Funko ReAction. Enjoy!
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We’ve received an update to a previous press release from Eaglemoss and Hero Collector. They are bringing a bunch of new Aliens items to New York Comic-Con 2017. these include their own take on some classic Kenner characters, as well as a new ship, the Newborn Alien and more. See the press release below and the photos after the jump.
Eaglemoss Invades NYCC ’17 in the Company of Aliens, Predators and Ships. Oh My!
“Alien & Predator Figurine Collection” Keeps Growing with Fan-Demanded Favorites!
(September 26, 2017 – New York, NY) Like the iconic creatures of the movies upon which the collection is based, new additions to Eaglemoss’ “Alien & Predator Figurine Collection” are seemingly unstoppable. This remains the first and only authorized collection of figurines based on characters from the Alien, Predator, AVP and Prometheus movie franchises and several new issues and limited edition variants are set to firmly plant themselves at Booth #1520 at New York Comic Con, including:
- Glow-in-the-Dark Xenomorph Grid Variant – Also known as “Nethead,” this glow-in-the-dark 5-
1/2 inch tall variant is not available as part of a regular subscription to the collection
- MEGA-Sized Xenomoroph and Glow-in-the-Dark MEGA-Sized Xenomorph – 12-1/2 inches tall
- Alien Retro Figure 2-Packs – The debut of the first two sets of 1/16 scale figures based on the classic toy line from the 90’s; each pair comes packaged in a special collector’s box with a 5th panel window:
– Snake & Mantis
– Bull & Gorilla
- Specials Editions – Oversized versions of iconic creatures, including:
– Alien Queen, Alien Newborn and Alien King
– Egg with Facehugger
– The Pilot – Also known as the “Space Jockey,” this Engineer piloted the spacecraft that crashed on LV-426 and his body was discovered by the crew of the USCSS Nostromo in the opening scene of Alien.
- USCSS Nostromo – The first ship to be featured in the collection, it’s 8 inches in length and comes
with a certificate of authenticity. Limited edition production run of only 3,000.
As part of their celebration of New York Comic Con, Eaglemoss has also launched its “Winner Take All Giveaway!” One Grand Prize winner will receive over $350 in Eaglemoss collectibles selected from the Star Trek, DC Comics and Alien & Predator universes while nine First Prize winners will receive their choice of one of those bundles. Information and entry details may be found at https://shop.eaglemoss.com/usa/nycc2017sweeps
New York Comic Con takes place at the Javits Center in NYC on October 5-8, 2017.
Not attending Comic Con this year? You can shop all the NYCC releases plus fan favorite Alien and Predator collectibles at https://shop.eaglemoss.com/usa/alien-and-predator
The NECA 12 Days of Downloads rolls on with another great set of visual guides. They have posted up two versions of their new Aliens Visual Guide. One version has just the figures, while the other showcases the card backs as well. The guides features every 7″ scale Aliens figure they have released to date. Here’s a bit of info from NECA:
Aliens Action Figure Visual Guide – 2 Versions
We’ve updated two different versions of our Aliens action figure visual guide to be completely current! Both include all our Aliens action figures to date, and one version additionally features a gallery of card backer art. Available as extra-large, 300 dpi JPGs.
We’ll have the next download tomorrow from NECA. You can check them out by reading on. For much larger versions, visit the NECA Website to download them.
NECA has teamed up with Toys “R” Us to offer a new Alien vs Predator 2-Pack. The new set, dubbed the Grid vs Celtic: Rivalry Reborn set, features alternate versions of two NECA AvP figures. Included are the Grid Alien and the Celtic Predator. The Grid Alien is a retooled version of Aliens Series 7 Grid Alien. This one includes the severed tail that many fans had hope for and a slightly translucent dome. Also included in the set is a Battle Damaged Celtic Predator. This modified version includes a claw scrapped mask and has the armor pieces missing that Celtic loses in his fight with the Xeno. The set also includes a net, which gives the Grid Alien his memorable look.
Toys “R” Us is currently taking pre-orders for the 2-pack. It is scheduled to begin shipping on November 2nd and is priced at $44.99. NECA has sent along the set for us to check out. We have 70 high resolution photos and a review. You can see it by reading on.
Here is the NECA Aliens, Alien vs Predator and Predator display from New York Comic-Con 2016.
- Kenner Style – Blue Alien Warrior (Big Chap mold)
- Unknown (Possible TMNT Pizza Monster homage) – Tan Alien Warrior with White Facehugger
- Kenner Style – Green Alien Eggs
- Kenner Style – Ellen Ripley
- Power Loader
- Aliens Arcade Game – Alien Warrior, Egg & Facehugger
- Alien Series 9 – Vasquez, Frost & Concept Alien Warrior
- Aliens Series 10 – Kenner Series – Mantis Alien, Gorilla Alien and Queen Facehugger
- Aliens Eggs Cartons
- Aliens Series 8
- Toys R Us Exclusive Aliens Genoice 2-Pack
- Alien Series 8
- Aliens Cinemachines
- Creature Pack
AvP and Predators
- Thermal Vision AvP Alien Warrior
- Predator: Concrete Jungle – Scarface Predator Ultimate Figure
- Toys “R” Us Exclusive – Rivalry Reborn 2-Pack
- Predators Series 16 – Kenner Predators
- Deluxe Clan Leader Predator
- Predator Series 17
- Predator Bone Throne
- Predator – Cinemachines Series
- Jungle Hunter Predator Ultimate Figure
- City Hunter Predator Ultimate Figure
- Predator Accessory Pack
- Temple Pillars
Toys “R” Us has posted the pre-orders for the upcoming NECA Toys “R” Us Exclusives for Fall 2016. The figures and sets are all Aliens and Alien vs Predator related. Click the links below to pre-order:
- Alien vs Predator – Thermal Vision Warrior Alien (Glow in the Dark) – $21.99
- Aliens: Genocide – Concept Figure 2-Pack – $43.99
- Alien vs Predator – “Rivalry Reborn” 2-Pack – $43.99
NECA has released details on their upcoming Toys “R” Us Exclusives for Fall 2016. These are all Aliens and Alien vs Predator related. We’ve seen each of them before. Release dates and pre-order will go live over the next week or so. Check out details and photos for the following releases:
- Alien vs Predator – Thermal Vision Warrior Alien (Glow in the Dark)
- Aliens: Genocide – Concept Figure 2-Pack
- Alien vs Predator – “Rivalry Reborn” 2-Pack
Read on for the photos and much more info.
NECA has shared a new photo of the upcoming Alien vs Predator – Celtic Predator vs Grid Alien Battle Damage 2-Pack. The photo shows the blister card layout, as well as giving us a look at the accessories included, such as the new net. The set includes updated, battle damaged versions of two of NECA‘s recent AvP figures.
The Grid Alien features a cut off tail blade. The detached tail piece is included with the set, and can be used as a weapon by the Celtic Predator. Speaking of the Celtic Predator, he will have newly sculpted damage to his armor, mask, and blade and will include a net.
Check out the new photos by reading on.
Pre-order listings are beginning to pop up overseas for the Alien vs Predator Celtic Predator vs Grid Alien Battle Damage 2-Pack. Mamegyorai has posted up a listing. The set includes updated, battle damaged versions of two of NECA‘s recent AvP figures. The Grid Alien features a cut off tail blade. The detached tail piece is included with the set, and can be used as a weapon by the Celtic Predator! Speaking of the Celtic Predator, he will have newly sculpted damage to his armor, mask, and blade and will include a net.
We’ll update with more details soon. See a few new photos after the jump.
A new 2-pack has been announced by NECA. The Alien vs Predator – Rivalry Reborn 2-Pack will contain an AvP Grid Alien and Celtic Predator. Both figures will feature battle damage, such as the severed tail on the Grid Alien. The set will include a net and other accessories.
The Alien vs Predator – Rivalry Reborn 2-Pack is scheduled for release sometime this Fall. We’ll update when further details are revealed. See the first photo by clicking the banner image above.