Dark Horse Comics has released the debut issue of its five-part comic miniseries William Gibson’s Alien 3, which we first reported on back in July. Based on William Gibson’s screenplay of the 1992 sci-fi/horror movie Alien 3, the 32-page full-color comic is written by Gibson & Johnnie Christmas with illustrations & cover art by Christmas, coloring by Tamra Bonvillain, and a variant cover by Paulo & Joe Rivera:
William Gibson’s Alien 3 issue #1 is now available in both print & digital for just $3.99:
After the deadly events of the film Aliens, the spaceship Sulaco carrying the sleeping bodies of Ripley, Hicks, Newt, and Bishop is intercepted by the Union of Progressive Peoples. What the UPP forces don’t expect is another deadly passenger that is about to unleash chaos between two governmental titans intent on developing the ultimate Cold War weapon of mass destruction.