In going back in time to tell the story of what happened before the fateful early moments of John Carpenter’s The Thing Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. had an already high mark to overcome and the prequel with the same name certain;y succeeded in keeping many of the same visual and thematic flavours of the 1982 film,

With the DVD and Blu-ray out next Monday we’ve been given a look at two of the special features to be included on the disc and fans of the bodyhorror within will enjoy the  look at how the creature was created in some of its nastier forms and there’s also a deleted scene for you.

As you’d expect there’s some nasty stuff here, so consider this a NSFW warning thing.

The Thing Evolves – DVD special feature

Deleted Scene – That’s not Karl…