Dave Hughes is a magazine editor who worked on several publications for Dark Horse International, primarily serving as the principle writer of articles and the "Motion Tracker" news section in Aliens (1991 magazine) and its sister publication Alien3 Movie Special. He subsequently served as editor on the book Aliens: Colonial Marines Technical Manual. Hughes also worked on the comic Do Aliens Dream? for Argus House (and was the creator of the magazine Skeleton Crew in which the comic appeared) as well as the short-lived Aliens magazine produced by Titan Comics.