Quake 1 Shambler (Quake) Custom Action Figure
Custom #:45971
Name:Quake 1 Shambler
Contest:FPS Fiesta
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:Quake
Date Added:January 10, 2013
Base Figure:Space Monkey
Height:5.00 inches
Completion Time:20.00 hours
Articulation:5 points
''...suffering from near-fatal wounds, I was trying to find my way through darkness, in an endless labyrinth of chambers, holding tight my last serviceable weapons, a double shot-gun with last few shells and an heavy double axe. Cautious as if Death waited for me behind every corner, lost in a silent corridor, I could only hear the fast beating of my heart. Suddenly, a deep roar thrilled my soul: from the other end of the corridor, something like a giant white gorilla or a standing polar bear, 12 feet of height, came out of darkness. Fearful jaws shined in his head, and giant claws armed his limbs; a long whitish gory fur gave him a even more fearful aspect. That view reminded me in all details the description I have been told many years before by an old veteran at the Space Marine Training School. But soon I also discovered another abominable detail: he could generate a powerful lighting, combining the upper limbs upon his head. A sudden flash and a swish, that luckily just missed me... Oh,my I got to find a good cover immediately, if I didn't want to get grilled...''
that's just for a little introduction to the atmosphere of this game.
Well, now the recipe: a base from a monkey or such (I found for few chips a 'space monkey' figure) some white or ecru acrylic fur, a little bit of greenstuff-work for jaws and claws. A sharp x-acto knife for some esthetic surgery, and Vallejo colors for the makeup.

Here you can see the abominable beast saying 'cheese' (1), playing with lightnings (2), and with his next dinner(3). Enjoy!!!

User Comments
JohnnySpeed -
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Just getting around to this one, but outstanding job! Fur and coloring is perfect...
mistic*Misty -
Saturday, May 25, 2013
coooool that is perfect ^^ now I really am inspired to make quake customs even more
mistic*Misty -
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
and now I have made one and more to come.its you that made me inspired for Quake
roberto.bracciante -
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Happy to have inspired you...
Why don't you show your work?
mistic*Misty -
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
lol I did with the chainsaw org of quake 1 you can check it out ^^
NeCrollector -
Saturday, February 9, 2013
Congratulations on the win, my friend! I knew this masterpiece would end up in the top 3. Awesome work-of-art!
Malnu -
Friday, February 8, 2013
I think it's your personal responsibility to go to the fair and hide this amongst the cotton candy. It'll either make or ruin someones day, depending on the person. Also, excellent work!
mr. vader -
Friday, February 8, 2013
love you custom man, you got 5 stars from me.
roberto.bracciante -
Friday, February 8, 2013
I thank you all for voting me. It's a great result for my shambler!
Voting ends for the FPS Fiesta Custom Contest (customizer revealed). - Friday, February 8, 2013
G Brand -
Friday, February 1, 2013
I generally don't like using cloth or fuzzy material, but this works really well. Everything is in scale and the coloring is perfect.
Patraw -
Friday, February 1, 2013
Awesome Shambler; definitely my absolute favorite out of all the entries for this challenge! It's even better than Resaurus' unreleased version in my opinion. I really dig your fuzzy interpretation - personally, I've always considered them to have white skin, rather than fur, but I know many Quake fans who also consider them to be shaggy in appearance, so you're certainly not alone.
Voting begins for the FPS Fiesta Custom Contest (pictures revealed). - Friday, February 1, 2013
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