Mass Effect’s Garrus seems to be in the new series of Doctor Who

By Matt Martin, Monday, 14 July 2014 11:05 GMT

Is that Garrus from Mass Effect in the new series of Doctor Who?

Because it sure-as-hell looks like Garrus from Mass Effect.

The new character/creature appears in the BBC’s official trailer at the 27 seconds mark:


Here’s Garrus himself, keeping it real:


Is it a homage to Garrus, or have the character designers at the BBC been a little heavy-handed with their influences?

The new Doctor Who series starts August 23rd. It’ll probably have the Daleks in it again.

Thanks Eurogamer.

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