A complete record of the months of work that went into the design of the alien in the popular film. The book is written by the horror designer himself and illustrated throughout in integrated full colour with sketches, original paintings, photographs and scenes from the film.
Published by Titan Books Ltd in paperback in UK on 3 Jan 1998 and by Morpheus International in the US on October 4, 1994.
The book includes all of Giger's creature creations from the film Alien, the face hugger, chest burster and alien and all the concept art, design, construction and filming. Included also is the concept and construction of the alien spacecraft known as the Derelict and the race of alien beings known as Space Jockeys.
The book also delves into Giger's other work and concepts not used in making Alien, these demonstrate the alien in the film origins and textures and techniques used in constructing it and the sets, a foreword by H. R. Giger is included.
The contents of the book includes;
The book (76 pages, in hardback).
Author H. R. Giger
Also available are the following books:
Alien Dairies (2013)
Alien: The Weyland-Yutani Report (2014)