Dark Horse Comics has announced the original, unproduced script for Alien 3 is finding new life at the comic book publisher when it adapts Gibson’s work into a limited series.
Dark Horse is working with William Gibson to produce the comic, that will see Johnnie Christmas providing the art.
Following the deadly events of Aliens, the Union of Progressive Peoples intercepts the spaceship carrying the hibernating bodies of Ripley, Hicks, Newt, and Bishop. But unbeknownst to them, they have also picked up another deadly passenger whose discovery will unleash a race between two governments to weaponize the xenomorph in this horrifying and poignant Cold War-themed thriller.
William Gibson’s Alien 3 #1 is scheduled to arrive on November 7, 2018.