You are a Guest
Sign In?

Samus Aran Custom Action Figure

Custom #:3963  
Name:Samus Aran
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:Misc
Date Added:September 7, 2007
Base Figure:Microman
Height:4.00 inches
I wish I could say more about this custom and what it means to me but in doing so it would reveal who I am (cursed contest).

Samus was formerly a Microman figure. After some Microparts swapping and some heavy sculpting we get Samus here. This figure is a nightmare to create but the end results are well worth it. The easiest part of the whole thing is the painting.

The hardest part of her was the shoulders. I needed to have them as large balls and yet make it possible for some killer poses. I ended up using Bedamon balls and bored out 2 sections 1 for the Microman joint and the bottom was for the peg used.

I sawed off the end of a gun barrel and attached it to the right arm then used brass fasteners for the round section and applied sculpt for the fill and detailes.

The helmet came from a Xevoz figure with VERY heavy sculpt work. The only part of the head that is still the Xevoz is the small green face plate the rest has bee n sculpted.

I wasn't completely happy with just the Helmet look and decided to make an alternate head for her as well. I stripped the Microman head and softened it to look effeminate. I then added the pony tail off of Omega Red!

Well thats it! A whole 4" of super poseable greatness that shall forever grace my shelf! Now unto a Metroid and A Galactic Marine!!

User Comments
guido_vcgga - Friday, October 12, 2007
Hope you don't mind a late reply. Been traveling an' stuff. I love this figure! It looks accurate. Great work.
Punstarr - Monday, October 1, 2007
Yeah the shoulders do seem a bit surreal, but overall the figure is astoundingly cool.
Kern - Monday, October 1, 2007
Still worries me how she gets her arms into that suit...
Custom Figure on eBay
Previous / Next Customs
The figures contained in the Custom Showcase are not for sale by Figure Realm, and the creators of the customs are no way affiliated with Figure Realm. The Custom Showcase is purely for entertainment purposes and only provides a means for the creators to show off their work. Figure Realm does not make or sell customs.