He-Man (Masters of the Universe) Custom Action Figure
Custom #:27371
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:Masters of the Universe
Date Added:February 7, 2011
Base Figure:DCU Superman
Height:6.00 inches
Wow, got myself a real spurt on with this one, normally I post a WIP then it's ages till it's done, anyhoo here's my He-Man the most powerful man in the Universe. I found a heman figure cheap and thought why not it's about time I delve into other childhood cartoons (the Thundercats aren't over yet though hahaha). I used Jin's awesome He-man for most of my visual reference on this one as I'm not at all familiar with this era. Wanted a mix of the two though old and new.

Base - DCU Superman

Head - 200x heman

Wrists and hands - 200x heman

Knees, lower legs and shoes - Falcon, feet wrapped in strips of an old tshirt retaining all articulation in Falcon foot and 200x heman boot tops dremmeled to fit.

Loin cloth and belt - 200x Heman

Harness - scratch build with foamy, fixit, wire and some round end cap of something or other.

Shield - Radar dish glued into a bionicle piece and a handle off a TMNT sucker pad. Foamy, wire and fake pearl for the detail. It also has straps on the inside to hold his weapons.

Sword - Blade is off an unknown sword spliced onto a McDonalds happy meal toy handle, a lot of cutting and filing done to the hilt to make it look at least presentable

Axe - Narnia Minatour

Mace - added just for fun from a Monsieur Bome She devil.

Painted with Citadel paint, a whole ton of glue shielding and sealed with Citadel satin varnish purity shield.

More pics inside the thread!!

User Comments
Darththomas -
Wednesday, March 2, 2011
Hahahaha, cheers mate but it's no secret, check the post above my method is there for all to see
zombieforhire -
Monday, February 28, 2011
I need yout flesh........tone secrets
Darththomas -
Tuesday, February 8, 2011
@RedRebel- Thanks man, I'll always be on the lookout for a decent base
@Shinobitron - Cheers bud, in case you're interested it was dwarf flesh, dry brushed with elf flesh and a light dry brushing of bleached bone on top
@Pock - always a pleasure mate,cheers
@Windblock - haha yeah but the tcats will always be ongoing , I think it's MOTU for now though
@Actiofigurepalace - looking forward to yours mate, good luck with it
@Madtinker - I'll pardon the pun being as it was such a good one ,cheers bud
@Bobtheodd -
Thanks to all of you and next up, more MOTU in the shape of Mekaneck, expect WIPs soon.
RedRebelCustoms -
Tuesday, February 8, 2011
WOW! Dig the weapons! All he needs now is a cringer! Great work!
Shinobitron -
Tuesday, February 8, 2011
Awesome He-Man Darth, that flesh tone looks incredible!
pock63 -
Tuesday, February 8, 2011
Very nice!
windblock2002 -
Tuesday, February 8, 2011
You can give Thundercats a break...LOL!Great work, hope to see more MOTU customs from you.
RatedR321 -
Monday, February 7, 2011
Dude this turned out pretty sweet , I hope mines look half as good when it's done
Madtinker76 -
Monday, February 7, 2011
Pardon my pun but, Super He-man and super job on the accessories..Bravo.
bobtheodd -
Monday, February 7, 2011
Well done. Turned out great!
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