Alien Movie Fanatics: Gift Ideas for Alien & Aliens Fans
As an avid fan of the Alien series, it’s like a gruesome yet addictive dream you can’t escape from — the cold, terrifying space filled with acidic blood-splattering xenomorphs, the relentless android Ash, and our truly iconic heroine, Ellen Ripley, played by Sigourney Weaver. If you’re looking for the optimal present for a member of this enthusiastic fan clan, brace yourself. We’ve geared up the most fantastic Aliens-movie-inspired gift guide, and your mission is finding the perfect fit!
Recreating the Terrifying Atmosphere: NECA Alien Action Figures
There’s no better way to start an Alien fan inventory than with NECA’s Alien Action Figures. These highly realistic and exceptionally detailed figures are a perfect mini embodiment of the xenomorphs, offering a tangible nightmare for any Alien series enthusiast. Each action figure packs a punch by capturing the dread and horror, intertwined with the delight of having a piece of the cinematic universe itself.
Celebrate the 40th anniversary of the original 1979 movie that shocked audiences and jump-started a legendary film franchise with the ALIENS 40TH ANNIVERSARY BIG CHAP ULTIMATE 7IN ACTION FIGURE! This officially licensed merchandise brings the iconic Xenomorph, known to fans as “Big Chap,” to life in a deluxe upgrade, standing over 9 inches tall.Experience the thrill of realistic movie action as you interact with this meticulously sculpted figure. The hinged jaw opens to reveal an inner mouth, creating a jaw-dropping effect that will amaze any fan. With over 30 points of articulation, including double knee joints and a bendable tail, you have the freedom to pose the figure in various dynamic positions.
Attention to detail is paramount in this figure’s design, paying homage to H.R. Giger’s mesmerizing Alien designs. Every eerie element has been carefully recreated, making this figure a must-have for any Alien franchise enthusiast.
But that’s not all! Alongside the Big Chap figure, you also receive chestburster and facehugger accessories, adding extra authenticity to your display. And for the first time, the 1979 egg, with a tentacled base, is included, completing the set with the classic Alien elements.
The display-friendly window box packaging with an opening flap enhances the presentation, making it ideal for collectors or fans who want to showcase their love for the franchise.
For Collectible Junkies: Funko Pop! Figures
Funko Pop! Alien Figures are a sure-fire hit, serving as the perfect shelf adornment or workspace companion for any Aliens movie enthusiast. These collectibles, with their oversized heads and big, round eyes, give the grisly xenomorph a welcoming charm. A true embodiment of the phrase “so cute, it’s scary!”
Immerse yourself in the world of the iconic Xenomorph with this fantastic set that combines a premium Funko POP! Figure and a comfortable T-shirt, allowing you to show off your love for the classic movie franchise.
With this exclusive set, you get the best of both worlds. The Xenomorph figure stands tall, exquisitely designed by Funko, capturing the essence of this iconic creature. The attention to detail is unparalleled, making it a prized possession for any fan. And when you wear the included black T-shirt with a striking Xenomorph design, you become a walking testament to your passion for the Alien series.
Gearing Up for the Cosmic Horror: Aliens Themed Clothing
Unveiling their fandom, wearing Aliens-themed t-shirts, hoodies, or hats, is often a fan’s proudest moment. Posters and graphics from the series into intuitive designs make these pieces a unique and wearable memento. The ‘Nostromo’ shirts or caps, for instance, are a subtle nod towards the ill-fated spaceship from the first Alien film.
Transport yourself to the thrilling world of the 1979 movie as you wear this captivating t-shirt featuring a spine-chilling shot of the terrifying xenomorph eggs from planet LV-426.
Crafted with the utmost care, this t-shirt is available in a range of sizes for both men and women, ensuring the perfect fit for everyone. You can choose from various styles, including classic t-shirt, premium t-shirt, tank top, v-neck, long sleeve tee, or sweatshirt, allowing you to express your love for Alien in a way that suits your individual style.
For the Book Worms: The Complete Aliens Omnibus
“The Complete Aliens Omnibus” is a must-have collection that combines several stories set in the Aliens universe. This gem is a gateway into exploring the terrifying world of xenomorphs, from alternative perspectives and narratives, making it an amazing gift for both reading and Alien fanatics.
Immerse yourself in a heart-pounding journey through the vast expanse of space with “The Complete Aliens Omnibus Volume One.” This gripping collection, authored by Steve Perry and Stephani Perry, brings together three thrilling novels – “Earth Hive,” “Nightmare Asylum,” and “The Female War” – each offering an unforgettable experience in the Alien universe.
In “Earth Hive,” a deadly silence envelops the Earth as the Aliens strike from the shadows, perfectly honed killing machines. But some see an opportunity to harness this power, attempting to weaponize the creatures. However, the consequences of playing this dangerous game may prove catastrophic for the entire planet.
“Nightmare Asylum” takes readers on a desperate quest for safety in the darkest corners of the galaxy. Survivors seek refuge from the terror of the Aliens, hoping to find remnants of humanity amidst the chaos. In this relentless battle for survival, hope flickers like a distant star.
The epic conclusion unfolds in “The Female War,” as Lt. Ellen Ripley awakens from a mysterious journey with fragmented memories. She joins forces with war-battered comrades, Wilks and Billie, preparing for the ultimate showdown against the Aliens. But Ripley possesses a secret that could either be her greatest weapon or her ultimate vulnerability.
With 608 pages of pulse-pounding action, intricate character development, and nail-biting suspense, this omnibus will transport you deep into the heart of the Alien universe.
Channel the Fear: Alien: Isolation Video Game
Hands down, Alien: Isolation is perhaps one of the most terrifying video games to date. Starring Ellen Ripley’s daughter, Amanda, the game provides a first-hand survival horror experience against a single, unrelenting xenomorph. An instant winner for gaming enthusiasts who are fans of the Aliens series, offering them a chance to live the thrilling atmosphere.
Gripping, Isn’t It?: Alien-inspired Mugs
A sturdy, Alien-themed mug adds a quirky touch toward expressing fandom. Imagining sipping their morning coffee or evening tea alongside a gracefully designed facehugger or with the words ‘In space, no one can hear you scream’ is a sure excitement (and chill!) for any fan.
Cooking Alien Style: Alien: The Official Cookbook
Here’s an outside-the-box idea. “Alien: The Official Cookbook” is a quirky, yet fun gift. It contains mouth-watering recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and beverages, all interspersed with classic movie quotes and images. This cookbook serves not just food, but also a heavy dose of Alien nostalgia!
Bone-chilling Soundtracks: Alien Vinyl Soundtracks
Music enthusiasts can literally hear the fear with Alien Vinyl Soundtracks. The eerie scores, now available in vinyl, are a perfect gift for music lovers who appreciate the haunting tones that accompanied the iconic films.
So there you have your ultimate gift guide, perfect for any fan from the Alien universe. From action figures to uniquely crafted merchandise, there’s something to terrify and delight every fan of these unforgettable movies. Whether they express their fandom proudly, or prefer subtler nods to the series, these gifts should hit the mark. Remember, in the Alien universe, anticipation is half the fun and half the fright!