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Mekanotaur Custom Action Figure

Custom #:61570  
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:Masters of the Universe
Creator:Banner/HULK Inc.  
Date Added:May 16, 2014
Base Figure:Optikk
Height:6.00 inches
This original character is a new addition to Skeletor’s crew. I based this on one of my all time favorite classic movie creatures, the Minoton. It was the strong and silent golden mechanical henchman from the Ray Harryhausen film Sinbad And The Eye Of The Tiger.

Here’s the bio written in the MOTU Classics packaging style.

Evil Mechanical Minotaur

Real name: None

Knowing that he needed more warriors to defeat He-Man and his allies, Skeletor ordered Tri-Klops to build their newest evil member. It was designed to be an unstoppable charging force even stronger than Ram Man. It was also equipped with weapons capable of defeating Roboto, the android creation of Man-At-Arms. Tri-Klops was determined to build a more powerful one.

The end result was the creation of an armored android with firearms, blades, and steel horns. Tri-Klops built it in the combined form of a man and a bull based on a legendary beast from another world. It does not speak and is programmed to obey only Skeletor’s every command. It is the mechanical menace known as the Mekanotaur.

Made from:
Transformers Tantrum – head
Optikk – body
Mandroid – forearms
Despero – spikes
Painted with black, gold, silver and red

User Comments
firestar88 - Tuesday, June 17, 2014
This one is just Amazing - geezzzzz!!! - you and me are 2 peas in a pod when it comes to MOTUC figures , Love your customs =)
Banner/HULK Inc. - Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Thanks firestar88! Love your customs too, all your MOTUC and your Spider-man and his Amazing friends line. All those classic shows are still the best.
da man - Tuesday, June 17, 2014
How did I miss this one! Too COOL!!!!!!!!!
Banner/HULK Inc. - Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Thank you da man! Masters of the Universe base figures are fun to play around with as you know very well, you've made some great ones.
suprasizeme - Friday, June 6, 2014
This is AWESOME!!! I really think you should submit this next time Mattel has a fan's choice figure contest. I would love to see this mass produced and on the shelves of all the MOTU collectors around the world.
Banner/HULK Inc. - Friday, June 6, 2014
Wow, what a great compliment. Thanks suprasizeme! Now that you mentioned a fan's choice contest, this was an idea I actually had for a new character for Mattel's contest when they had one a few years ago for a new fan made MOTU character. I just never submitted it. So, I'm happy that it was well liked here on the realm.
1andonly5711 - Sunday, May 25, 2014
Very cool looking custom man. Co grads on this win as well
Banner/HULK Inc. - Sunday, May 25, 2014
Thanks 1andonly5711, glad you liked my Masters of the Universe customs. Special thanks to you too for helping me out with the base figure
NeCrollector - Saturday, May 24, 2014
Another MOTUC masterpiece that I'm drooling over! CONGRATS bro! You managed to use parts from other figures and flawlessly incorporate them into the MOTUC buck. He turned out PERFECT!
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
NeCrollector, thank you again! I'm also looking forward to seeing more amazing MOTUC customs made by you.
Rudotrese - Saturday, May 24, 2014
Eat your heart out minoton. Mekanotaur gets the silver... Congrats.
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
Thanks again Rudo! Mekanotaur would rip right through the Minoton's heart with his silver blades.
En-Ryu-Oh!2061 - Friday, May 23, 2014
DUDE SILVER TOO!!! , RAD BRO CONGRATS (again)!!! , "For the Love of GOD , Mattel hire this man , and make all this GREAT creations Revive the Franchise into ZERO DEGREES COOLNESS!!!"
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
En-Ryu-Oh!2061 thank you! Your words are too kind. But if Mattel is looking for ideas, they're free contact me, lol. I've got some ideas on ways to keep the Masters of the Universe line going, it's one of my favorites.
HectorHall - Friday, May 23, 2014
Gold and Silver?? Well deserved. Great work on both. It strikes me that not only are they well executed customs, they look like they BELONG in the MOTU collection. Keep raising the bar
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
HectorHall thank you very much! I just wanted to create originals for MOTU, glad they were so well liked.
scorpio13 - Friday, May 23, 2014
u grabbed the silver too!!! awesome work man!!!
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
scorpio13, thanks again... I just got lucky here.
VicVeinz - Friday, May 23, 2014
This is the MOTU version of the Terminator T-800 nearly unstoppable..Congrats again!!
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
VicVeinz, thank you and congrats to you as well on all your amazing creations in this contest. It was such an honor to compete along with you with our original customs. Yes, this is like MOTU universe version of a Teminator... or TerminaTAUR.
Voting ends for the New Additions Custom Contest (customizer revealed). - Friday, May 23, 2014
NeCrollector - Tuesday, May 20, 2014
This is SO AWESOME! Can I have it?! Seriously though...I love the concept and execution....super cool, bro!
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
NeCrollector, thank you for the compliments. I'll be hanging on to it, thanks for asking, but I know you can make awesome MOTU customs yourself!
Gee - Sunday, May 18, 2014
Looks cool.
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
Gee thanks!
Rabid_Ewok - Sunday, May 18, 2014
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
Rabid_Ewok thanks for checking it out!
Nits - Saturday, May 17, 2014
wow, just wow!! superb all around
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
Thank you Nits, I'm glad you liked it.
pock63 - Saturday, May 17, 2014
Great choice of parts, they make a very unique looking figure!
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
Thank you pock63 for your comments on Mekanotaur.
SPIDER-JUNKIE - Friday, May 16, 2014
I don't even like MOTU and I freaking love this custom!!!!!!
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
Thank you SPIDER-JUNKIE, if someone who doesn't like MOTU likes this, then that's the ultimate compliment!
En-Ryu-Oh!2061 - Friday, May 16, 2014
First of all , LOVE!! the color and it's a great concept , fits perfectly in MOTU line , Very Cool !!!
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
Thanks En-Ryu-Oh!2061 for liking this golden armored man-bull-machine!
scorpio13 - Friday, May 16, 2014
nice parts combo,and that paint job looks super slick!!!
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
Thank you scorpio13, glad you like the painting on Mekanotaur.
Rudotrese - Friday, May 16, 2014
Mekanotaur... Catchy name. I like the gold color. Reminds me of Ray Harry hausen's minoton from sinbad n the eye of the tiger... A favorite childhood movie of mine... Did I just reveal my age
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
Glad you approve of the name Rudotrese! and I think the Mekanotaur vs the Minoton would be epic.
Frenchtouch - Friday, May 16, 2014
Beautiful work ! Claw earrings Triclop making is fun!
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
Thank you Frenchtouch, yes I thought the claw behind Tri-klops looked funny.
VicVeinz - Friday, May 16, 2014
I can definitely see the influence of those Classic Sinbad movies..really brought back becoming a Master of MOTU customs bro!!
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
thank you VicVeinz, you know the Minoton from the stop motion animated classic!
Nsp - Friday, May 16, 2014
very kewl reminds me of mumbo jumbo from silver hawks
Banner/HULK Inc. - Saturday, May 24, 2014
Yeah you're right, kinda like Mumbo Jumbo, thanks Nsp!
Voting begins for the New Additions Custom Contest (pictures revealed). - Friday, May 16, 2014
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