The colonization of a new planet involves many individuals in many different roles. That is the plan that all of those aboard the USCSS Covenant have every intention of following. That is until an event causes many of them to wake up ahead of time. While fixing the issue that caused the malfunction, something is found that offers them a chance at a slightly different future. Their investigation of this discovery will unveil things about their past and their future. Are any of them prepared for what they’re about to find? The simplest answer is no… Parts of the story prior to the story are revealed in the beginning here. Make sure and pay attention to the details along the way as each part plays a key role in the grand scheme of things. This is by far the goriest of the Alien movie so far. Taking place after Prometheus, it continues the story by answering many questions that we were left wondering about the gaps in the story but still leaving us with enough intrigue as to what will happen next. There are references that pay homage to other horror movies through the years. Make sure and pay attention, you’ll be rewarded for it in the end.