When Ripley confronts Ash, he tries to choke her to death.Parker intervenes and knocks off Ash’s head, revealing him to be an android.Dallas enters the Nostromo’s labyrinthine ventilation shafts, intending to force the alien into an airlock, but it ambushes him.Lambert, realizing the alien is killing the crew one by one, implores the others to escape in the ship’s shuttle.
Following standard company policy for such situations, the Nostromo lands on the planetoid and Dallas, Kane, and Lambert head out to investigate, damaging their ship upon landing in dust.On the Nostromo, Ripley determines that the transmission is not a distress signal but a warning.In the alien ship, Kane discovers a chamber containing hundreds of eggs.Now in command, Ripley explains that the shuttle will not support four people, and recommends that they continue with Dallas’ plan of flushing the alien out.Accessing Mother, Ripley discovers that Ash has secretly been ordered to return the alien to the crew’s employers, who consider the crew expendable.Parker reanimates Ash’s head, and Ripley interrogates him.They learn he was assigned to the Nostromo to convince the crew to capture the creature and return it for analysis, even at the expense of the human personnel.However, Parker and Lambert are ambushed and killed by the alien while gathering life-support supplies.Ripley initiates the self-destruct sequence and heads for the shuttle with Jones, but the alien blocks her path. Mc Caffery explains that he, Arthur and Arthur’s mother were all exiled from Atlantis, and that A. The next morning, Mc Caffery explains that there will be more creatures that will come looking for A. and that he should have started his training years prior. Mc Caffery informs Arthur who would rather just skip to the ending that “It isn’t about the ending, it’s about the journey.” The show had a lot of potential, and unfortunately, it was not given the chance. His character was rebellious and cocky, but very likable. Arthur convinces Eva to leave Tempest Key for a few days, but it comes too late as Nadia injures Eva and captures Arthur. Breaking free using a flask of water to enhance his strength, A. destroys Nadia by putting a spear through her head. agrees to start his training, and Mc Caffery leaves him with Henry IV Part 1 and Part 2 to read.