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13th Jul '16 8:40:24 PM DastardlyDemolition
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* ''VideoGame/FalloutNewVegas'': In the Honest Hearts DLC, one of the two tribes of Zion Canyon, known as the Dead Horses has a custom where members earn a facial or body tattoo for every major achievement they accomplish.

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* ''VideoGame/FalloutNewVegas'': In the Honest Hearts ''Honest Hearts'' DLC, one of the two tribes of Zion Canyon, known as the Dead Horses has a custom where members earn a facial or body tattoo for every major achievement they accomplish.accomplish. The vicious White Legs tribe, who came to Zion to wipe out the Dead Horses and Sorrows tribes, wear red and white face and body paint with a yellow highlight beneath the chin.
10th Jul '16 11:50:15 AM nombretomado
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** BioWare also used it in ''VideoGame/DragonAgeOrigins'', where the Dalish elves, the Chasind, and the Avvar all traditionally have facial tattoos.

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** BioWare Creator/BioWare also used it in ''VideoGame/DragonAgeOrigins'', where the Dalish elves, the Chasind, and the Avvar all traditionally have facial tattoos.
21st Jun '16 1:20:30 AM gewunomox
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* The [[AmazonBrigade Zaulia tribe]] in ''BrutalLegend'' have facial paints based on ''{{KISS}}'''s masks.

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* The [[AmazonBrigade Zaulia tribe]] in ''BrutalLegend'' ''VideoGame/BrutalLegend'' have facial paints based on ''{{KISS}}'''s ''Music/{{KISS}}'''s masks.
2nd Apr '16 10:03:05 PM Saber15
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* Played with in ''Tabletopgame/BattleTech'', where during the Clan Invasion of 3050 many of the strange tribe-like Clan warriors had geometric tattoos on their face. However, the tattoos are part of the Clan's advanced HumongousMecha BrainComputerInterface. [[WithGreatPowerComesGreatInsanity Prolonged usage causes irreversible neural degradation and sanity slippage]] and as such it was only common with the more bloodthirsty Clans that led the invasion.
26th Mar '16 8:54:14 PM Willbyr
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* In ''XamdLostMemories'', every member of a tribe of people who revere and use OrganicTechnology have purple FacialMarkings.

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* In ''XamdLostMemories'', ''Anime/XamdLostMemories'', every member of a tribe of people who revere and use OrganicTechnology have purple FacialMarkings.



* 005 has some kind of Native American tribal markings on his cheeks in ''{{Cyborg 009}}''.

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* 005 has some kind of Native American tribal markings on his cheeks in ''{{Cyborg ''Manga/{{Cyborg 009}}''.
12th Mar '16 1:12:47 PM igordebraga
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* Music/IronMaiden's [[MetalBandMascot Eddie]] has this in the [[UsefulNotes/PreColumbianCivilizations Maya]]-inspired artwork of ''The Book of Souls''.
31st Dec '15 5:38:19 AM Arivne
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* The title opponents in the ''WesternAnimation/JonnyQuest'' episode "Pursuit of the Po-Ho".

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* The title opponents in the ''WesternAnimation/JonnyQuest'' episode "Pursuit of the Po-Ho".Po-Ho". The title opponents have a variety of white markings on their faces to indicate their tribal nature.
23rd Jun '15 12:19:38 AM HeraldAlberich
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\n* The Munchkin members of LaResistance seen near the start of ''Series/TinMan'' have faces fully painted in bright red and blue.

11th Jun '15 6:13:46 AM Morgenthaler
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* In ''PiratesOfTheCaribbean: Dead Man's Chest'', when the group finds Jack he has a pattern on that makes his eyes look like they're open when they aren't. [[ComicStrip/{{Dilbert}} Perhaps he used it to sleep in meetings?]]

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* In ''PiratesOfTheCaribbean: Dead Man's Chest'', ''Film/PiratesOfTheCaribbeanDeadMansChest'', when the group finds Jack he has a pattern on that makes his eyes look like they're open when they aren't. [[ComicStrip/{{Dilbert}} Perhaps he used it to sleep in meetings?]]



* In ''MajorLeague'', when the Indians are close to winning the division we see a sportscaster dressed in full (sterotypical) Indian gear including a Chief-sized feather headdress and warpaint.

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* In ''MajorLeague'', ''Film/MajorLeague'', when the Indians are close to winning the division we see a sportscaster dressed in full (sterotypical) Indian gear including a Chief-sized feather headdress and warpaint.



* ''{{Sten}}'': As part of her pre-mission preparation ritual, [[AcePilot ace tacship pilot]] La Ciotat "painted her face in the ancestral battle pattern of her house."
* In ''[[{{Redwall}} Taggerung]]'', all the Juska clans have tattoos to signify which clan they are from. Tagg has an extra one on his cheek to signify that he is an unusual creature. Can be seen on most versions of the covers, probably best on the [[http://images.wikia.com/redwall/images/b/b1/TaggerungUK.jpg British]] one.

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* ''{{Sten}}'': ''Literature/{{Sten}}'': As part of her pre-mission preparation ritual, [[AcePilot ace tacship pilot]] La Ciotat "painted her face in the ancestral battle pattern of her house."
* In ''[[{{Redwall}} ''[[Literature/{{Redwall}} Taggerung]]'', all the Juska clans have tattoos to signify which clan they are from. Tagg has an extra one on his cheek to signify that he is an unusual creature. Can be seen on most versions of the covers, probably best on the [[http://images.wikia.com/redwall/images/b/b1/TaggerungUK.jpg British]] one.



* In the [[TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} Warhammer 40,000]] universe ''Literature/GauntsGhosts'' series, the people of Tanith (who make up a substantial number of the main characters) all have blue facial tattoos of some pattern or another. This is one of the cultural identifiers of their world of origin, and also unfortunately one of the reason some other regiments assume them to be crass savages.

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* In the [[TabletopGame/{{Warhammer TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} Warhammer 40,000]] universe ''Literature/GauntsGhosts'' series, the people of Tanith (who make up a substantial number of the main characters) all have blue facial tattoos of some pattern or another. This is one of the cultural identifiers of their world of origin, and also unfortunately one of the reason some other regiments assume them to be crass savages.



* The tribesfolk in ''{{Vattu}}'' wear symbols on their foreheads. Every single tribe member has a unique symbol; if the priest removes that symbol, that signifies exile from the tribe.

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* The tribesfolk in ''{{Vattu}}'' ''Webcomic/{{Vattu}}'' wear symbols on their foreheads. Every single tribe member has a unique symbol; if the priest removes that symbol, that signifies exile from the tribe.
11th Jun '15 6:12:47 AM Morgenthaler
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* HedPE
* To an extent, one could say [[{{Music/KISS}} Kiss]] has this, in that they all have the same visual motif and the band could be considered a "tribe". Maybe.

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* HedPE
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* To an extent, one could say [[{{Music/KISS}} Kiss]] {{Music/KISS}} has this, in that they all have the same visual motif and the band could be considered a "tribe". Maybe.



* TechN9ne

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