Aliens: Rescue is an upcoming four-issue limited comic book series, to published by Dark Horse Comics on May 22, 2019. It will also be published simultaneously in the digital format via Dark Horse Digital. It will be written by Brian Wood, and illustrated by Kieran McKeown, with cover art by Mack Chater and Roberto De La Torre.
The comic is one of the few Aliens, Predator and Aliens vs. Predator comic books to serve as a direct sequel to earlier stories. Specifically, it is a continuation of both Aliens: Resistance, and as such will feature the return of Amanda Ripley-McClaren and Zula Hendricks.
In the Aliens comics line, Aliens: Rescue is preceded by Aliens: Resistance.
#1: The fate of Amanda Ripley! Following the events of Aliens: Resistance, Alec Brand, the colonist rescued by Amanda Ripley and Zula Hendricks, has grown up into an elite Colonial Marine. A secret mission brings him back to the Alien-infested moon where he was rescued... and face to face with the past.
#2: Amanda Ripley, Zula Hendricks and Alec Brand team up on a new mission. A classified planet houses a powerful resource that could save millions in the right hands. With Weyland-Yutani ever-threatening, will the team manage to secure the planet? Or will the Alien threat overwhelm them?
#3: The Colonial Marines are the best at what they do, and what they do is kill bugs. Amanda Ripley takes her command deep into a nightmarish Heart of Darkness--a massive Alien lair.