Aliens, minus Sigourney Weaver

Konami's Aliens

Browsing around The Arcade Flyer Archive recently, I found this curious image featuring an actress who looks nothing like Sigourney Weaver. In this 1990 arcade game, Konami presumably forgot which actress starred as Ellen Ripley and gave its American audience a blonde with little resemblance to the original character.

Despite such changes, the game was a lot of fun, as you’ll see from this video:

Learn more about the game at the Xenopedia.

Hayden Yale

Child of the 80's. Born, raised and living in the Cheshire countryside, England.Lover of fan art, especially if it is based on my childhood heroes from Masters of the Universe, Thundercats, Transformers and TMNT. Penchant for almost anything retro, especially movies, games and art.

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