To celebrate the launch of It’s A Stampede!, every day for the next year I will be presenting a totally informative, yet totally useless fact under the banner heading: ‘On this day in geekdom’.

Yep, that’s 365 facts!

Here’s today’s slice of geekdom…

May 4th – On this day in 2017, Alien: Covenant is released in cinemas. Directed by Ridley Scott, the movie stars Michael Fassbender, Danny McBride and Katherine Waterston.

More tomorrow…