2011 (MMXI) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter B), the 2011th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 11th year of the 3rd millennium, the 11th year of the 21st century, and the 2nd year of the 2010s decade.
Real World Events
- Actor Pete Postlethwaite passes away after a long battle with cancer.
- Artist Gene Colan passes away.
- The book Alien Vault: The Definitive Story of the Making of the Film is published.
- The video game Aliens: Infestation is released.
- The graphic novella Aliens: Fast Track to Heaven is released.