20th Century FOX announces the return of ALIEN DAY this year (in it's 2nd year), happening on April 26th, along with a series of activities since outlined on www.alienuniverse.com - including (upcoming) information for Worldwide One-Night Screenings, Alien Merchandise Reveals, Q&A with Cast Members of Alien: Covenant (broadcasting at 10AM PST on 4.26) - which will feature:
Exclusive footage from Alien: Covenant
Announcement of Fan Art Contest Winner
Digital Art Competition
Launch of Behind-the-Scenes Digital Series
Also featured is the “ULTIMATE ALIEN FAN ART CONTEST” - where “the chosen artwork will be transformed into a limited edition t-shirt premium…” - Read the MISSION DIRECTIVE featured below carefully first, and have at it!
MISSION DIRECTIVE: "ALIEN DAY returns April 26 to commemorate LV-426, the planet from the iconic Alien films. Participate in one of several special missions as the countdown continues toward the highly anticipated May 19 release of ALIEN: COVENANT.Are YOU excited for this 20th Century FOX-created “global fan event”? I’ll be waiting on for further reveals of merchandise leading to D-Day! … or rather, “A-Day” … :p
Submissions to the Ultimate Alien Fan Art Contest are now open. Create and submit your own original Xenomorph-themed Alien artwork by April 19.
Five Finalists will be selected by a panel of judges and revealed on April 21. The Alien fan community will vote to ultimately determine the winning design, which will be announced during the Alien Day Livestream on April 26.
The chosen artwork will be transformed into a limited edition t-shirt premium available with the purchase of the ALIEN: COVENANT Blu-Ray and 4K Ultra HD, exclusively sold at Wal-Mart stores and Walmart.com. Pre Order will start on May 19 at Walmart.com/Alien.
Only US residents, ages 18+ are eligible. See Official Rules for more detail."