Even as Fox was unleashing Alien 3 to annoy fans the world over, Dark Horse seemed to realize that there was much more mileage to be had in sticking to the parts of the first sequel that folks seemed to like. Thus was birthed Aliens Colonial Marines. It was well remembered enough that the brand name carried through to a more recent video game (which was so bad that people sued each other over who was the blame for it.) Let’s see if the comic book holds up at all.
Listen to Episode 35: Aliens Colonial Marines #1.
Finally, a reminder that the podcast theme song is by Erica Dreisbach, and you can find more of her work at her website right here.