Close Up: Weta's Warthog (Part 1)

Close Up: Weta's Warthog (Part 1)

Only in New Zealand.

If you were lucky enough to come to Armageddon in Wellington this year you would've undoubtedly noticed a familiar vehicle next to the booth.

It was a real-life fully scale Warthog from the famous Halo series of video games.

Back when the Halo movie seemed to have the green-light, Peter Jackson, Weta and Neill Blomkamp begun pre-production work on the film here in New Zealand.

The product of this can be seen in the numerous Halo live-action shorts, and of course in the beast you're about to behold below.

Carry on to Part 2 of Close Up: Weta's Warthog


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Comments Comments (4)

Posted by FaPo
On Tuesday 22 Jul 2008 1:52 PM
just reading back on this, you know what would be awesome? IF the American Army decided to replace all of their Humvee's with these...

Of course theyd need a few spartans to flip them whenever they rolled...
Posted by Denny_Crane
On Friday 26 Sep 2008 7:37 AM
lol FaPo that would be awesome.
Posted by Soyerz
On Sunday 19 Jul 2009 1:14 PM
I would love to drive this down Courtney place!
Posted by switchblade
On Wednesday 2 Sep 2009 5:07 PM
I want to se this one day so bad it's awsome!