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Alien Encyclopedia version 8 released!

Yep, here it is! Enjoy the newest version of the Alien Encyclopedia, featuring all-new content about the Nightmare Asylum comic, an updated cover and page numbers! A million thanks go out, as always, to Frans Hattingh for his impeccable proofreading. … Continue reading

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5 Things you have to consider when writing an Encyclopedia

I’m not gonna lie: Working on version 7 of the Encyclopedia was particularly challenging, for many reasons. These reasons, however, were just extremes of issues that are representative for working on such a project. After 4 years, I thought it … Continue reading

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Prometheus review (Facebook repost)

The short version is: I REALLY liked the movie, maybe even loved it! Just for the record: I concur with the general buzz about the movie’s strengths. It’s hard not to, because the visuals and atmosphere are really great. However, … Continue reading

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The Alien Encyclopedia turns 2!

Today is the second birthday of the Alien Encyclopedia, and things have been good for the project in 2013… something which cannot be said about the Aliens franchise. So come with me on a short retrospective about what happened to … Continue reading

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The Alien Encyclopedia version 5 released!

At last, I present you with the newest version of the Alien Encyclopedia! Version 5, dubbed the “Colonial Marines Update”, consists of, you already guessed it, complete coverage of the Aliens: Colonial Marines video game, excluding the Stasis Interrupted DLC, … Continue reading

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Update: A break from the Alien Encyclopedia, but no delay

Okay, update time! Content for version 5 is locked and finished. However, it won’t be released for a while since I have to take some time off of the Alien Encyclopedia. As I have stated before on Facebook, I was … Continue reading

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The Alien Encyclopedia version 4 released!

Good things take time.  I planned to release this one way earlier, but again, real life interfered. However, the waiting is over:  Version 4 is released at last! So what’s new? Short answer: A lot. In my release post for … Continue reading

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The Alien Encyclopedia turns 1!

My gosh, how time goes by….and how much has happened! On this day one year ago, the first version of the Alien Encyclopedia was released after roughly 6 months of writing. Back then, the Encyclopedia was 57 pages large and … Continue reading

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IMPORTANT: Original version 3 lacked the comments, now replaced with complete version!

Yesterday, I discovered that I accidentally released version 3 of the Alien Encyclopedia without comments. I’ve now replaced the old version 3 with a new file featuring the comments, which you can find in the Releases section of the blog. … Continue reading

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Second update for April 2012: Writing on version 3 finished

Okay, I’ve been working full steam on version 3, even putting my other personal writing projects on the backburner in the process. It was exhiliarating and exhausting at the same time. Exhiliarating because of the crapload of new Prometheus info … Continue reading

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