Classic John Romita / Alex Ross Spider-Man (Spider-Man) Custom Action Figure
Custom #:16066
Name:Classic John Romita / Alex Ross Spider-Man
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:Spider-Man
Date Added:July 11, 2009
Base Figure:Spider Strength Spider-Man
Height:6.00 inches
This is is a "swap and merge special" to create that certain spider-man that I think of when I hear his name. I tried to make the quintessential classic version to me. I held off from painting it, although I probably will. Those of you who have done a spidey custom and had to put the webs back on back on by hand know why I'm hesitant. I don't want to do the webs as a wash and wipe because I feel it always shows on the plastic seams (visible in a multitude of spidey figures). Plus I find the paint is very close between the ensemble parts (except for the right hand and forearm glove). But now for the recipe:
most of the body: spider strength spider-man
hands: sinister six box set spider-man
head: a spider-man classics figure I found loose in a flea market bargain bin, it had very little articulation in the upper body, and from the hips down a good sculpt (so you may see them turning up here as somebody else). Thanks for the view!

User Comments
Comicustoms -
Thursday, October 21, 2010
This is a perfect Spidey! The head choise was the best sculpt I've seen and doing the waist down yourself takes some stones. I was thinking about using A DC Deadman but still going over the approach (just to be different). Amazing, Spiderman!
Top-notch comix -
Saturday, July 18, 2009
that 2nd pic looks so freakin amazing! I love this!
HisDivineShadow -
Saturday, July 18, 2009
Looks great to me, really iconic Spidey, nice job! The only part that looks like it might need a paint job to me are his hands, they look a little lighter red than the rest, but not very noticeable, so he really is pretty darn good as he is.
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