Alien Ideas Archive

Could an Alien Creature Eat Sound?

This alien creature “eats” soundwaves. But, is that even possible? Can you think of a reason

Creature Concept: The Spider Demon of Laskaris III

The giant spider demon isn't a native of this world, it was a visitor once. Transformed

Inspiration Gallery #0314

In 1939, pulp fiction magazine Fantastic Adventures commissioned Frank R. Paul to produce a series of

Creature Concepts from David Aguilar’s ‘Alien Worlds’

Aguilar has populated his imaginary universe several distinct planets and provided details about their inhabitants.

Creature Concept: The Ruffled Roller

Here's a creature that comes with little explanation, which means there's more potential for you to

Creature concept: Sifter beast

I found this great creature artwork to add to our creature concept segment. It’s called a

The Red Pelted Giant

The enormous red pelted giant carefully tip-toes over your home town at dusk and dawn. After

Cloud Grazer feeds on the gaseous clouds of a distant planet

An elegant flying alien creature that eats clouds and blocks out the sun.

Creature concept: Tongzen

It was about as large as a fullgrown puma, and stood upon four handlike feet that

Creature Concept: The Horned Raxomajup of Bellatav Prime

The Horned Raxomajup from Bellatav Prime are large creatures with tough, armoured skin much like a

Creature concept: Q’porr an aquatic predator

An aquatic predator named a "Q'porr" by DeviantArt user "Exobio".

Thantopians: The non-sentient carpet creatures of Chandra’s Game

Yes, we're talking about killer carpets!

The Eyeless Iridescent Jumper Hunts Using Your Fear

The Eyeless Iridescent Jumper is a predator of the 3rd planet in the Psi Liana star

Alien Profile: Zenkrishans

It has been suggested that Zenkrishans have no instinctive sense of right and wrong, and that

Alien Profile: The Yzaz

Alien August competition entry by Johnson Borrero. The yzaz are a sapient species from the planet Gan,

Alien Profile: The Rhajk’ar

After their coming of age ceremony, every Rhajk’ar chooses one of the three paths: battle, enlightenment

Alien Profile: The Veridux

In their early days on Verid, the Veridux were a tribal race, existing nomadically, moving from

Alien Profile: The Primovium

They are a species of immortals, designed by their omnipotent creators to maintain certain functions in

Alien Artwork: Silvanus Arthropods

Artwork by Joschua Knüppe. A collection of pseudo-arthropodic species from the planet Silvanus.

Alien Artwork: Utertitan

Artwork by Joschua Knüppe. Utertitan is a inhabitant of the tidal zone and shallow waters of Silvanus.