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Apocalypse (Original Movie Concept) Custom Action Figure

 
 
Custom #:56141  
Name:Apocalypse (Original Movie Concept)
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:X-Men - Movies
Creator:Blain3  
Date Added:December 3, 2013
Base Figure:movie masters Zod (man of steel)
Height:6.00 inches
Completion Time:2.00 hours
Articulation:20 points
So upon seeing the trailer for Days of Future Past, my friend and I noticed that all the uniform details looked VERY Age of Apocalypse, and got to thinking, how cool would it be if when Wolverine returns to the future, it leads into an Apocalypse story line?!
Well here is my idea of what a movie version of Apocalypse.
I wanted him to look more realistic and fitting to the X-Men movie universe. Capturing an Egyptian look as well as a futuristic armored look.
I took a Man of Steel Zod figure and sanded down his hair and goatee, then molded his head piece.
Then I took the rubber pipes from a ML Pyro figure and glued them to his arms. Lastly, I used cylon plating for his Egyptian-looking skirt.
For painting I used 2 different blues, some silver, and hints of red in the suit, and a blue-grey for his face. Enjoy.


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jigsaw78 - Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Cool concept!! Great Apocalypse
Redmist - Thursday, December 26, 2013
WHOA! gr8 c&e dude! Be proud!
NeCrollector - Sunday, December 8, 2013
Eerily beautiful! AMAZING custom, Blain!
Blain3 - Sunday, December 8, 2013
Thanks so much- I saw the Zod fig on clearance at Target and immediately thought of Apocalypse
fastfreddie - Friday, December 6, 2013
This is beyond cool!
Blain3 - Saturday, December 7, 2013
Thanks!
CYCLONE_06 - Friday, December 6, 2013
Nice idea. Of course there will be an Apocalypse story... Wolverine has to get his adamantium back some how...
Blain3 - Friday, December 6, 2013
Magneto can totally make that happen
Blain3 - Sunday, December 8, 2013
Update- did you see the new banner for DoFP? He's got his claws back
CYCLONE_06 - Friday, December 13, 2013
If ur talking about the scene where hes got his shirt off, thats where he went back in time in his younger body... and im pretty sure hes stabbing mystique who happens to look like him. My guess is shes trying to assassinate the president as wolverine...
Blain3 - Saturday, December 14, 2013
No, there's a new banner released of a few characters standing together and he's got his claws out in his futures uniform. I know the scene you're referring though- I can't tell if those are bone or metal. If they keep in canon with origins Wolverine, he should still have his bone claws in the past
CYCLONE_06 - Sunday, December 15, 2013
oh, nope, havent seen that one.
Kajeta - Thursday, December 5, 2013
Nice exicution, funny that this just went up, because I finally got Armored Zod and Faora. Did an Apocalypse a few months back so was thinking that Id turn the zod into Uriel, which would include the front skirt thing you used in this. Do you have a cerebro at your house, cuz you literally plucked the idea right out from me. JK nice job
Blain3 - Friday, December 6, 2013
Nice- I'd like to see... And of course I just found out my guess was right and he will be in the after-credits with the next movie centers on him. I'm a genius! Haha
Davey Blaze Customs - Thursday, December 5, 2013
Cool idea, man!!! Nice job!
MikeMarvel - Thursday, December 5, 2013
Holy schite I guess you and your friend were dead on! #Apocalypse2016! Friggin Awesome!
Blain3 - Friday, December 6, 2013
I know right?! Is someone watching me??
massprime - Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Too cool!
ringomendoza - Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Interesting concept, and nicely executed.
Blain3 - Friday, December 6, 2013
Thanks
En-Ryu-Oh!2061 - Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Very Cool Concept , it makes total sense , as for the movie we can only hope so , but it would be definitively cool if it were so , an EXCELLENT WORK my friend !!
Blain3 - Friday, December 6, 2013
Looks like its so after all
verdigris - Wednesday, December 4, 2013
I'd been thinking the exact same thing! This is a very cool design and executed stunningly!
Blain3 - Friday, December 6, 2013
Thanks! And looks like great minds think alike
MikeMarvel - Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Very cool and I like your idea for the movie. Hope your right about that!
Blain3 - Friday, December 6, 2013
Looks like I was!
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