Sgt. Apone Colonial Marine (Kenner Style) (Aliens) Custom Action Figure
Custom #:54444
Name:Sgt. Apone Colonial Marine (Kenner Style)
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:Aliens
Creator:Mint Condition Customs  
Date Added:October 8, 2013
Base Figure:NECA Jungle Patrol Dutch
Height:7.00 inches
Completion Time:10.00 hours
Articulation:24 points
Remember the awesome Kenner Aliens toy line from the early 90′s? It’s always been one of my favorites. Recently I was hit with inspiration to recreate several of the old Kenner figures, but in a modern, more realistic, NECA style. After looking at Sgt. Apone, all the parts immediately came to me and I knew I had to do it. Sgt. Apone here is “frankensteining” at its best. He’s made from the body of a NECA Jungle Patrol Dutch, the head and arms of an Expendables 2 Hale Caesar, and the lower legs of a NECA Half Life 2 Gordon Freeman. His web gear was taken from a NECA Hicks figure, and made to fit in a similar style as the original Sgt. Apone figure. The bio-mechanical arm is pieced together from terminator bits and random pieces of fodder.

The rifle came from an Alien Resurrection Ripley figure. I remade the original figure’s grenades using various bits of fodder, and some polystyrene. I gave mine a chain in the middle and I made each one a bit different, as if they’re carrying different kinds of payloads. I know, I’ve thought far too much about this. The facehugger comes from the old Kenner toy line, just repainted to look like the movie. I painted Sgt. Apone using the original Kenner figure as my guide, making sure I got the exact same color scheme, making him look as totally 90′s as possible. So now Sgt. Apone is ready for some bug stomping action! I plan to do an entire line of Kenner Aliens updates, both the Colonial Marines and the Xenomorphs, so be sure to check back for more updates!

User Comments
NeCrollector -
Friday, October 11, 2013
Thursday, October 10, 2013
Awesome work here. Really takin it back. Great use of parts, looks so professionally done.
Patraw -
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Awesome modernized update of the classic Kenner figure! Maybe NECA will be taking a stab at some of them too, since they're doing some Predators inspired by the Kenner line.
Mint Condition Customs -
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
I've heard Randy say they might do some at some point, but they're not really on their radar at the moment. But you never know!
whiskeyagogo -
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Thats amazing, loved this line as a kid and you bought back a lot of good memories.
suprasizeme -
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
That is a really inspired idea and the execution is just perfect.
Xysma Warhorse -
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Bringing back great memories here. This is really a stellar piece of work!
toyguru -
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Nothing better then when old toys are updated. But it's a difficult balance of retaining the classic charms of the original. You nailed this figure man!
Mint Condition Customs -
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Thank you! It's one of those rare times when I was really proud of the finished product. It came out exactly as I imagined.
bjpalm1994 -
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Awesome!! Very cool update!! I think u used the only decent parts from those Expendables figures. I was dissapointed with their articulation but you just showed that with the right parts they can work!! Great Job!! Keep 'em comin!!
Mint Condition Customs -
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
The legs are disappointing. They're just reused from Stargate figures. The arms are decent though. I was so glad to see they would fit in the Dutch torso.
Blain3 -
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Ha! This is so grand!
pyramidhead22 -
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
how f@@#ing cool is that I have and still love these original figures great job on all your homage customs and love this especially. Hicks or ripley next would be very B.A.
daredevil96's Sidekick Studio -
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Yes!!! Please do Ripley in that purple shirt!
Mint Condition Customs -
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
I've already got the parts list for Ripley and Drake. Just wait until I get to Bishop!
1andonly5711 -
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Amazing job
Jin Saotome -
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
That shading and lettering on the shirt, wow... And I love how you did the eyes in the black-on-plastic style like the original tampo work! Apone is a perfectly updated version of the original figure. The spike grenades and facehugger are just gravy.
Mint Condition Customs -
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Thank you John.
PureToreador -
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Again, some of your best work, and I'm not just saying that because we're friends. I always thought the Kenner facehuggers had a surprisingly great sculpt for and accessory. But, man, with that paint job.....amazing.
windblock2007 -
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Holy moly,love that friend you did amazing job.
VicVeinz -
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Cool!! Love aliens..great Apone dude..
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