Tau in the movies…well almost!

December 4, 2012 ·

I picked up a cheap DVD, Hunter Prey (actually in Poundland, everything is £1) over the weekend, it turned out to be a great little sci-fi movie, clearly made on a “micro budget”, but well worth picking up.

The main reason I am mentioning it here on Warhammer Tau is that the make-up design of the aliens in the film bares a strong resemblance to the Tau.

Hunter Prey - Look familiar?

Hunter Prey - There certainly is a resemblance...

 

What do you think?

5 comments:

ShotDownMind said...
December 4, 2012 at 7:08 AM  

Hello Alien Mind?

tau are based on something, they arent the originals...

David Drage said...
December 4, 2012 at 7:41 AM  

I am sure you are correct.

Got any idea what that would be?

Narric said...
December 4, 2012 at 10:58 AM  

I may have to pick this film up. :P

Ede said...
December 4, 2012 at 9:08 PM  

Man I saw this film a while ago and considering the budget it was pretty good. Did anyone else notice the AI technology and plasma based battle rifles, each time I watched it I saw anther similarity to the TAU. We spread our knowledge to the stars and do as our leaders instruct without questioning

Adam Smith said...
December 5, 2012 at 11:44 PM  

I picked this film up a while back. Yes, the similarities to the Tau are uncanny. It's slow to start, but once it gets going, it's actually not a bad film!

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