Conan the Barbarian (Marvel Universe) Custom Action Figure
Custom #:57489
Name:Conan the Barbarian
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:Marvel Universe
Date Added:January 19, 2014
Base Figure:Doc Samson
Height:4.00 inches
Completion Time:8.00 hours
"Hither came Conan the Custom, black-haired, sullen-eyed, sword in hand, to decorate my bookshelves with a classic barbarian touch."
Head, legs, belt : Doc Samson
Arms : Wonder-Man
Loincloth : recut skirt from Baroness
Sword : Zemo
Shield : Champagne capsule with additional sculpt

User Comments
Axonrey -
Monday, August 4, 2014
Looks Sharp. Mind telling me how you achieved that skin tone?
daredeviant -
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
It's been a few months but from what I can remember, I've mixed two paints : skin-tone + tan from Revell Acrylics.
NeCrollector -
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
That's one badass Conan in the 4" scale!
daredeviant -
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Thanks, NeCro!
HardcoreAF -
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Agree with KoolMisfit, your custom is very comic accurate.
daredeviant -
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Thanks! The comic-book-look was totally what I was aiming.
Jason Abbadon -
Monday, January 20, 2014
That Conan is just great- I've seen the same basic recipie used for Ka Zar (which works nicely too!) but this is really striking.
One minor suggestionL give him a light misting of Dullcoat and the custom will look much cooler without that plastic shine.
Really, it's worth useing on non-custom figures too- really improves the overall look.
daredeviant -
Monday, January 20, 2014
Thanks! I'll grab some dullcoat and try it...
panchopantera -
Sunday, January 19, 2014
Love this Conan custom. Dig the use of champagne capsule to create the shield.
daredeviant -
Monday, January 20, 2014
Thanks! Since I've begun customizing, I always have a second thought before throwing small stuff because I'm wondering if it could be any use in a custom... Most of the time, though, the stuff I keep lies in a small box with no real use found... So, I'm quite happy this capsule worked as an antic shield!
KoolMisfit -
Sunday, January 19, 2014
I really like this. it's simple, it works, looks like it could be on the shelf at the store!
daredeviant -
Monday, January 20, 2014
Thanks for the nice words!
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