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Scorpion Alien Custom Action Figure

 
 
Custom #:54460  
Name:Scorpion Alien
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:Aliens
Creator:Jin Saotome  
Date Added:October 8, 2013
Base Figure:Prometheus Engineer
Height:8.00 inches
Watch out it's a blast from the past, those different species of Aliens Kenner came up with are back! Here's a custom Scorpion Alien done in a Kenner-themed look using a NECA Prometheus pressure suit Engineer body with the head, lower arms, feet, shoulder/back tubes, spine, and tail of a NECA Xeno Warrior grafted on. The ridged head crest was created using Aves Apoxie Sculpt and additional sculpt was also added to blend the parts together. The Engineer's sculpt is so close to the Alien design it allows for a beefier, taller body style. Spikes were added to the body and since the Trilobite 2-pack Engineer body was used I turned the burns into battle-damage, homage to the 'exploding' feature the original Kenner toy had. The acid spurts were made from high-temp hot glue put through a low-temp glue gun and the figure was given the copper-gold highlights. Now this custom Scorpion Alien is ready to take on some Colonial Marines!

Ready for more vintage Alien goodness? My friend John Harmon is also doing Kenner themed NECA Alien customs and you really need to check out his Bull Alien and Apone based on the original toys right here on the Figure Realm!


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Dragonslayer23 - Sunday, October 13, 2013
Not bad dude.
NeCrollector - Friday, October 11, 2013
BEYOND COOL! The painted acid turned out perfect!
meeko - Wednesday, October 9, 2013
THIS IS AWESOME, the kenner figure was my first figure too and thats what got me hook on aliens ever since.
great base choice and amazing sculpting skills
CJP666 - Wednesday, October 9, 2013
fantastic job man, this was the first kenner alien I ever owned, so points for sentimentalality!
The Watcher - Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Whoa!! This looks very cool.
1andonly5711 - Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Pro. Man I never think of what to do with that body I have a few extras
customfig - Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Wow great great use of that body
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