Alien Day 2017 is coming up on April 26th. Fox has dropped a few new TV spots to get the celebration started. After the jump, you can check out one of the trailers and info on Alien Day.
Alien Day 2017
April 26 has once again been declared Alien Day this year, inspired by the planet LV-426 from the original Alien and Aliens. There will be an entire day of celebrations that will help hype audiences up for Alien: Covenant.
Alien Day livestreaming event at Fox Studios in Los Angeles: Beginning at 10 a.m. PDT on all Alien social channels and on the newly launched Alien Universe Hub (AlienUniverse.com), fans can interact with the cast via a question and answer session as well as view multiple behind-the-scenes segments highlighting the making of Alien: Covenant.
Global One-Night Screening Event – Screenings of Ridley Scott’s original 1979 Alien starring Sigourney Weaver and his 2012 follow-up Prometheus will be held across the globe on Alien Day. At participating RPX Regal Cinema U.S. theaters and worldwide partners, fans can watch these sci-fi thrillers and be treated with exclusive content from Alien: Covenant and a one-of-a-kind commemorative item. Participating locations will be listed on AlienUniverse.com.
The “MU/TH/UR of all Alien Trivia Challenges”: Returning for only 24 hours on AlienUniverse.com, Fox will unveil a new quiz every 4 hours and 26 minutes. Fans will answer a series of rapid-fire questions for a chance to win a VIP trip to Ridley Scott’s upcoming Imprint Ceremony at TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood and incredible prizes.
Fan Art Contest: Submissions for a Fan Art Contest are now open at AlienUniverse.com. The chosen artwork will be transformed into a limited edition t-shirt premium available with the purchase of the Alien: Covenant Blu-Ray and 4K Ultra HD, exclusively at Wal-Mart stores and Walmart.com. Pre-order will start on May 19.
In addition, leading up to the release of Alien: Covenant, there will be new products tied to the Alien franchise coming from companies like Dark Horse Comics, Audible, Titan, NECA, Hallmark, PPW Toys, Cool Props and Funko.
You can check out more info and a couple other trailers right here.
Alien: Covenant arrives on May 19, 2017.