Aliens vs. Predator is a comic book short story that was first published by Dark Horse Comics in the Dark Horse Presents Fifth Anniversary Special in April 1991. Originally published in black and white, the story was written by Randy Stradley, pencilled and inked by Phill Norwood, lettered by Pat Brosseau and edited by Stradley. The comic served as an epilogue to the four-issue series of the same name.

In the Aliens vs. Predator comics line, Aliens vs. Predator (1991 short story) was preceded by Aliens vs. Predator, and was followed by Aliens vs. Predator 2.

Reprint History

Following its original release, the short story was subsequently integrated into the first full Aliens vs. Predator series for its trade paperback release, titled Aliens versus Predator, in December 1991. For this release, the story was colored by Monika Livingston. The short has been collected as a part of the full series ever since.

Behind the Scenes

Dark Horse Presents Fifth Anniversary Special contained another Aliens/Predator/Aliens vs. Predator comic story, namely Aliens: Reapers.


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