Last we saw of the crew from the spaceship Prometheus, survivor Elizabeth Shaw (played by
What happened to Shaw on that expedition still remains to be seen, but the official synopsis does let us know the fate of the blond-bot David. "Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship Covenant discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world -- whose sole inhabitant is the 'synthetic' David (Michael Fassbender), survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition."
Sounds like David will have yet another ship full of folks to terrorize, or perhaps the wicked robot's ways have changed. At this juncture anything is possible.
Perhaps the most interesting part of this announcement is the dropping of the "Prometheus" name from the film. It feels like a re-focus on the reason most audiences tuned into this franchise prequel in the first place, for the love of "Alien."