Aliens vs. Predator: Hell-Bent is a comic book short story that was first published by Dark Horse Comics in Aliens vs. Predator: Annual #1 in July 1999. It was written and illustrated by David Ross, inked by Mark Lipka, colored by Dave Stewart, lettered by Michael Taylor and edited by Philip Amara.


The story features a showdown between a crew's captain and a Predator and a swarm of Aliens aboard a mining station on an infested Colony world.

Reprint History

Aliens vs. Predator: Hell-Bent was first reprinted in the limited-release promotional comic Alien vs. Predator: Whoever Wins...We Lose in 2005, included with copies of the Alien vs. Predator Unrated Edition DVD sold at Best Buy outlets. It was later collected as part of Aliens vs. Predator Omnibus: Volume 2 in October 2007.

The comic was released digitally through Dark Horse Digital on May 1, 2013, collected with Aliens vs. Predator: Pursuit, Aliens vs. Predator: Lefty's Revenge and Aliens vs. Predator: Chained to Life and Death and reusing Jae Lee's cover art from Aliens vs. Predator: Annual #1.


  • Charon 13, the desolate rimworld in a forgotten system that appears in the story, shares its name with Charon Base, a research facility that serves as the primary setting of Aliens: Rogue.