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Aliens: Havoc is a special two-issue limited comic book series published by Dark Horse Comics on June and July 1997. It was written by Mark Schultz, colored by Pamela Rambo, lettered by Clem Robins, and edited by Philip Amara & Scott Allie. Cover art for issue #1 was provided by Kent Williams, while cover art for issue #2 was by Duncan Fegredo.

A special 'artists jam' comic, Aliens: Havoc featured various artists taking over the art duties after approximately every two pages of story.

The artists contributing to Aliens: Havoc were: Leif Jones & John Stokes, Duncan Fegredo, Matt Brooker, John Totleben, Arthur Adams, Gary Gianni & Geof Darrow, George Pratt, Igor Kordey, Paul Lee, John K. Snyder III, Mark A. Nelson, Pete Bagge, Brian Horton, Dave Taylor, Kelley Jones, Guy Davis, Kellie Strom, Jay Stephens, Jerry Bingham, Kevin Nowlan, Frank Teran, Joel Naprstek, Travis Charest, P. Craig Russell, Adian Potts, Sean Phillips, Rebecca Guay, Jon Muth, Ron Randall, John Pound, Gene Ha, Vania Zarouliov, Sergio Aragonés, John Paul Leon, Derek Thompson, David Lloyd, Moebius, Dave Cooper, Mike Allred and Tony Millionaire.

Havoc was eventually collected alongside other Aliens comics in Aliens: Omnibus, Volume 5 in October 2008.

In the Aliens comics line, Aliens: Havoc was published concurrently with Aliens: Special (June 1997), and was followed by Aliens: Purge (August 1997).


Official description of individual issues:

"One incredible story. Forty amazing creators. A hive of deadly aliens. That's what we call Havoc. Some of the biggest names in comics -- including Art Adams, George Pratt, Kelley Jones, Kevin Nowlan, and Kent Williams -- illustrate Eisner Award winner Mark Schultz's story of a haunted space station infested with aliens."

"It's got twenty-two amazing artists, too many bloodthirsty Aliens, and plenty of action and mystery! It's the conclusion to the two-issue miniseries -- so why not join us for the havoc!?"

Behind the Scenes[]

Series writer Mark Schultz also wrote the stories Aliens: Apocalypse: The Destroying Angels and Predator: Hell and Hot Water, among others in the Aliens, Predator and Aliens vs. Predator universe.