Aliens: The Original Years Volume 4 is a hardcover trade paperback comic book that was published by Marvel Comics on March 14, 2023. It is part of the company's Original Years reissue program, which aims to collect and re-release all of the Aliens, Predator and Aliens vs. Predator comics published by Dark Horse prior to Marvel acquiring the licenses. The book features dustcover art reused from Aliens: Dead Orbit #1 by James Stokoe. Variant dustcover cover art was reused from Aliens: Dust to Dust #2 by Carlos D'Anda. The book also features wraparound hardcover art reused from interior art found in Aliens: Dead Orbit #2 by Stokoe.

Volume 4 was the final Original Years Omnibus collection to feature Aliens material originally published by Dark Horse Comics.

Publisher's Summary[]

Complete your ALIENS library with one final tome of terror! When Private Zula Hendricks goes AWOL to defend Earth from the xenomorphs, she faces demons from her past while fighting for her future! Engineering officer Wascylewski must use all available tools to survive an attack by the deadliest creature known to man! When their colony is evacuated, all that twelve-year-old Maxon and his mom have to do is make it to the spaceport — but between them and it are…Aliens! And Ellen Ripley’s daughter Amanda joins the resistance! Plus, more horrifying stories — including a twisted tale illustrated by returning ALIENS alumnus Sam Kieth!

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  • Aliens: The Original Years Volume 4 was the only omnibus in the series to feature both dustcover and hardcover art from the same artist and comic book series. While the book's dustcover features art reused from the cover of Aliens: Dead Orbit issue #1 by James Stokoe, the book's hardcover features interior art found in Aliens: Dead Orbit issue #2.


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