Beast, X-Men First Class (X-Men - Movies) Custom Action Figure
Custom #:32206
Name:Beast, X-Men First Class
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:X-Men - Movies
Creator:Mint Condition Customs  
Date Added:August 25, 2011
Base Figure:Hasbro Marvel Legends Beast
Height:6.00 inches
Beast, X-Men First Class - Created July 14, 2011

Beast here was made for TheBigToyAuction(dot)com's benefit for disaster relief. When I was contacted to contribute something I whipped this up right away. I wanted to give Beast a distinctly comic book appearance, but give him the outfit that he wore in the X-Men First Class movie (which I LOVED).

The entire body is the Hasbro Marvel Legends Beast figure. I sanded down all his fur on the areas of his body that I planned to have him wearing his suit. I used a combination of my dremel to get it sanded down and sand paper to smooth it out afterward. When I got it fully smoothed out, I used cut out strips from foam sheets and styrene to make the straps and buckles on his flight suit. When I glued the straps in place I used my hobby knife to cut grooves into them like you would see on real belt straps. I also cut wrinkles into them at certain folds of the body. Styrene was used to make all the buckles.

After that I painted him using Testors Model Masters paints. I dry brushed a light blue over all his fur to help it stand out, and repainted his head so his face was a bright blue just like in the movie. His suit was painted the approrpiate colors with silver detailing on the buckles.

After that I declared Beast finished! A simple custom, but I'm very proud of the results.

User Comments
Mint Condition Customs -
Thursday, September 1, 2011
Thanks! Beast is one of my favorite X-Men characters and I loved the First Class movie. I wanted to make a custom.
RedRebelCustoms -
Sunday, August 28, 2011
Absolutely Awesome Dr. McCoy!
fitzjedi -
Saturday, August 27, 2011
This looks AMAZING!! I have a FC Magneto about done to join him...or FIGHT him!! -Fitz
Madtinker76 -
Friday, August 26, 2011
PUUUUURRRRFIT. pun is intended!
ironlantern2814 -
Friday, August 26, 2011
That is EXTREMELY bad A$$!!!! Great job!!!
Bob-A-Ferret -
Thursday, August 25, 2011
Very cool I Dig it
firefly -
Thursday, August 25, 2011
jamesmac17 -
Thursday, August 25, 2011
Inspiring detail. I love it.
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