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Red Hood Rule 63 Custom Action Figure

 
 
Custom #:58529  
Name:Red Hood Rule 63
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:Batman
Creator:JeddTheJedi  
Date Added:February 18, 2014
Base Figure:Movie Lara Crofts
Height:5.70 inches
Gender-flipping fictional characters is fun and Rule 63 of the Internet states that "for any given male character, there is a female version of that character" and vice-versa. I've done a gender-flipped Nightwing action figure and decided I wanted to do a gender-flipped Red Hood too. The Playmates Tomb Raider movie Lara Croft figures had the perfect look, even if they have virtually no articulation. So I took the upper body of Lara Croft in Motorcycle Gear and spliced it with the lower body of Lara Croft in Tomb Raiding Gear. It was my first time using a heat gun and some of the plastic got melted so the seam isn't perfect. I went with interchangeable heads: the unmasked head is from a Playmates video game Lara with hair and mask sculpted onto it. The masked head (which is a little too small but oh well) is from a Power Rangers figure, sculpted over. Painted it all up (I think painting the soles red is a nice touch), with guns also from the Tomb Raider movie figures. Thanks for having a look!


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NeCrollector - Thursday, February 20, 2014
She turned out awesome!
JeddTheJedi - Friday, February 21, 2014
Thanks NeCro.
edisonpark - Thursday, February 20, 2014
Very nice!!
JeddTheJedi - Friday, February 21, 2014
Thanks Edison!
Redmist - Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Dig this bro & thanx 4 hipping me to rule 63-I just thought of it as gender-swap lol
JeddTheJedi - Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Hahaha, thanks and yeah, I didn't know there was an actual term for it for a long time as well!
icecreamman - Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Nice work sir.
JeddTheJedi - Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Thanks!
1andonly5711 - Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Nicky done
JeddTheJedi - Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Thank you.
Banner/HULK Inc. - Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Beautiful! I mean the character and your work. I also have that Lara Croft and never knew what to make with it, your idea was brilliant!
JeddTheJedi - Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Thanks so much Ric!
Bacchus - Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Nice job, always love to see gender flipped characters!
JeddTheJedi - Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Thanks, it makes for a fun creative exercise.
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