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River Of Pain: what it adds to the story of Aliens

7 May 2017 4:26 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Rob Leane May 8, 2017

Audible’s Alien: River Of Pain expands the story of Aliens, giving us more Ripley and a deeper understanding of Hadley’ s Hope...

Alien: River Of Pain, the novel by Christopher Maggs, has been given a glossy audio drama adaptation by Dirk Maggs and the fine folks at Audible.

The story is set before and during the events of Aliens, offering further details about the Hadley’s Hope colony of Lv-426, what went wrong there, and how the decision was made to send Ripley, Burke, Bishop and the Colonial Marines to investigate.

A number of cast members from the film reprise their roles: William Hope as Lieutenant Gorman, Mac MacDonald as Colony Administrator Al Simpson, Stuart Milligan as the salvager that found Ripley drifting in deep space, and Alibe Parsons as Gateway Station’s med tech. 

New additions to the cast include Colin Salmon, Alexander Siddig, »

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Alien: the best spinoff stories featuring Ripley

3 May 2017 12:38 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Rob Leane May 5, 2017

It’s been a while since we saw her on the big screen, but Ellen Ripley lives on in books, audio dramas and games...

This article contains spoilers for Alien: Isolation and Star Wars: Rogue One

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Now that Neill Blomkamp’s much-talked-about Alien 5 idea – which would have brought back Sigourney Weaver and offered an alternate sequel to Aliens, wiping Alien 3 from the canon - seems to be off the cards, chances are that we won’t see Ellen Ripley back on the big screen any time soon.

Rumours and rumblings suggest that Ridley Scott’s Alien prequel series (which began with Prometheus and will continue very soon with Alien: Covenant) may eventually feature an aged-down Weaver back in the »

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