Man-E-Faces Custom Action Figure
Custom #:50685
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:Masters of the Universe
Date Added:June 13, 2013
Base Figure:DCUC Orion
Height:6.00 inches
Completion Time:40.00 hours
Articulation:24 points
Greetings all, finally got some time to tick another one for "The collection" and I can't tell you how much I enjoyed getting back to what I love. Man-E-faces had been lying in the WIP graveyard for some time mostly done but needing a lot of sanding which I just didn't have the motivation to do, turns out it was a lot less work than anticipated. As I said I started this ages ago so I missed out some of the steps i'd take nowadays such as sanding down the legs joints so there is a little paint rub but I can live with it and i'm sure my other masters won't tease him too much for it. Anyhoo, here's the recipe:

Base = DCUC Orion.

Head = 200x Man-e-faces, taken apart for painting and a screw installed to attach to the magnet in the body.

Neck assembly = 200x Man-e-faces, magnet inside to keep head attached, sculpted surrounds to blend.

Chest Piece = 200x Man-e-faces, sculpt to secure and blend.

Shoulders = DCUC Orion, discs sanded down and added sergeant stripes from the 200x man-e-faces.

Upper arms = DCUC Orion, sculpted armor plates on the backs.

Lower arms = DCUC Dr.Midnite sanded joints, sculpted armor plates on the backs

Hands and wrists = 200x Man-e-faces, hollowed out to slide over DCUC lower arms.

Crotch = DCUC Orion with 200x Man-e-faces hollowed out and stuck on top, sculpt to blend.

Legs = DCUC Orion with 200x Man-e-faces legs hollowed out and sculpted to blend.

Feet = DCUC Orion with 200x Man-e-faces sculpted to blend

Gun = Cobbled together with three different guns two from unknown origins and handle from 200x Man-e-faces ridiculously oversized gun.

Mace =Projectile from 200x Man-e-faces gun with the stem off a 200x Stratos missile as the handle.

Painted and sealed with Games workshop and Vallejo products.

I decided against using the oversize gun that came with the 200x Man-e-faces as I found it too big and goofy looking and to me Man-E uses a Mace, ok I know he has a gun too but maces are much better. So I hope you enjoy and thanks for taking a glance at Man-E-Faces. Next up should be Syclone........ till next time............

User Comments
schnibble -
Saturday, October 4, 2014
Oh mah gawd! Dis is amazing!
Cosmic Fantasy Customs -
Saturday, August 24, 2013
such an epic masterpiece, totally love it, so amazing. you know you send me back to the customizing drawing board with these epic customs.
GifMotSuc -
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Amazing amazing work. hard to tell the work you put it in until you mention it.
Darththomas -
Thursday, June 20, 2013
I'm glad that it's hard to tell, I think that shows I'm doing a good job on my collection so thanks dude
RedRebelCustoms -
Sunday, June 16, 2013
Sir, this is done to perfection! The MOTU Master is alive and kicking!!!!
Darththomas -
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Cheers buddy, still plugging away, wishing I had more time to work on the collection but other things keep taking my precious time, * curses kids*
Dr.Zom -
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Glad to see this piece finally done, DT! Looks amazing and the spinning faces turned out flawlessly. Great work!
Darththomas -
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Haha, me too, it's always great when the graveyard looses a member although he'll probably be replaced by another soon enough, cheers dude
NeCrollector -
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Absolute PERFECTION! The ULTIMATE 200X Man-E-Faces! Much respect for the time, sweat and patience poured into this badboy!
Darththomas -
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Thanks dude, time well spent methinks, always loved his spinny face gimmick, one of the few gimmicks I ever enjoyed in an action figure.
windblock2007 -
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Brother this is amazing custom right here,one of my favorite MOTU character.
Great work on this master piece....working on a mar-man....I hope I do him justice.
Darththomas -
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Ta buddy, he's one of mine too although every time I do another I think I have a new favourite, there's just so many cool characters in MOTU. I look forward to seeing your take on Merman dude, you always seem to bring your own cool style to the motu table
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Now this is what I'm talking about... MASTERPIECE!!!
Darththomas -
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Cheers mate, I know you've been waiting on him for a while, glad you like!!
ZoltanMotherwell -
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Awesome! Very, very awesome!!
Darththomas -
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Thankyou very much dude
pulpyfiction -
Thursday, June 13, 2013
holy crap dude! the way you cobbled this together is amazing! Awesome job darth, this custom is epic!
Darththomas -
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Nice of you to say so mate, his legs were the real challenge, not his head as I had anticipated, glad he worked out well
TheRealSupaMan -
Thursday, June 13, 2013
This looks Awesome man!
Darththomas -
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Thanks a bunch man
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