Archive for Nostromo

Alien (1979): Self-Destruct Details

Posted in Design, Physical Object with tags , on May 23, 2017 by Staff Writer

Apropos of nothing, I took some screencaps of the keypad / buttons in the center of the Nostromo’s self-destruct panel, and retouched them a bit to better see the markings:

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Alien (1979): “Balaji Imperial” Cigarettes Pack Replica

Posted in Design, Physical Object with tags , , , , , on March 11, 2017 by Staff Writer

After a lot of on-and-off work, I’ve finally printed, cut and folded my first set of Balaji Imperial cigarettes replicas:

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Here’s a sample of the files associated with this project:

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I made multiple versions of the box art, and two versions of a hypothetical tax stamp as well. The package art shown in the big photo above is as close to screen-accurate as I can get, given the references. Some of the smaller text I had to guess at, and the art on the top flap is speculative as well.

The die-line was tricky as well, and still needs to be improved in places.

Alien Universe Replica Graphics Update

Posted in Design with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 26, 2016 by Staff Writer

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The recent work on the Conestoga-class patch brings my total to 53 canon and non-canon graphics.

Alien Day Stuff

Posted in Design, Physical Object with tags , , , , , , , , , on April 26, 2016 by Staff Writer

Not on sale, but still for sale, many silly shirts:

Aspen Beer Red Logo

Aspen Beer White Logo

Balaji Imperial Pack Art

CM88B Bison Promo

USCM PT Shirt

Narcissus E1 Shirt

Nostromo Boot Screen

I’m Ready for Ripley

Alien: Nostromo Self-Destruct Sign

Posted in Design, Physical Object with tags , on April 15, 2016 by Staff Writer

“Emergency Destruction System – Scuttle Procedure.”

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An iconic piece of modern sci-fi graphic design.

Alien: Lockheed CM88B ‘Bison’ Transporter Mock Promo Tee

Posted in Design, Physical Object with tags , , , , , , on December 26, 2015 by Staff Writer

I thought this might be be amusing: a mock (non-canon) ‘promotional’ shirt for the Nostromo’s make and model of ship:

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The Expanse: Condition Zero Screen

Posted in Design, Physical Object with tags , , , , on December 21, 2015 by Staff Writer

Serious spoilers below the jump!

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