Beast - 70s-80s Classic Look
by daredeviant"Oh my stars and garters!"
I wanted a Beast figure with a classic look and didn't want to customize the Superhero Showdown one I had (partly...6 comments
by daredeviantBehold... the Vision!
MU Scarlet Spider body + Destro head and SHS Doom cape, sculpted belt.
The collar of the cape is made from packaging plastic.
I ...2 comments
Viper - Madame Hydra
by daredeviantHere's Viper aka Madame Hydra, made from a MU Black Widow figure.
Lower legs borrowed from X-23.
Face : Mystique, hair : Black Widow (with additional ...3 comments
Captain America Showdown Reborn
by daredeviantContinuing my task to redeem Superhero Showdown figures, I tried to upgrade Captain America, one of the weakest fig of the bunch.
Resculpted pecs, abs...0 comments
Wonder Man - Safari Jacket
by daredeviantFor my early 1980s Avengers Roaster, I wanted a Wonder Man in Safari Jacket.
Body : GI Joe Destro Rise of Cobra
Legs : MU Starlord
Head : Harry Potter...4 comments
by daredeviantSuper simple recipe.
Avengers Assemble Black Widow with MU Jubilee lower legs.
Hair repainted with red.
So far, it's the best ratio satisfaction/work ...4 comments
Daredevil with Billy-Club Lasso
by daredeviantHere comes... Daredevil! Custom without fear, made from a Superhero Showdown DD.
The original head was small so I swapped it with a MU DD head.
Phoenix II - Rachel Summers
by daredeviantX-23 body with MU Black Widow lower legs, Star Wars Aurra Sing forearms, MU Psylocke hands and Aurra Sing head with sculpt.
I hesitated to paint her w...3 comments
Wolverine - Brown Costume V2
by daredeviantFor my mid-80s X-Men line-up, I already had a Wolverine (MU/Origins) but I wanted another one, more poseable.
Recipe : SHS Wolverine + SHS Iron Man up...3 comments
Colossus - Mid 80s Costume
by daredeviantSuperhero Showdown Colossus with some cut-off (knee-pads, shoulders) and sculpts (gloves, chest, belt).
He's a tad smaller than the MU Colossus but he...0 comments
Ms Marvel - Carol Danvers
by daredeviantThe original MU Ms Marvel is pretty hard to get at a decent price, so I made myself one.
MU Psylocke with X-23 hands and She-Hulk lower legs....6 comments
Cyclops - Classic 80s Costume
by daredeviantSHS Reed Richards body + modified SHS Cyclops head.
Some sculpt for the boots + whole repaint.
Initially, I wanted to borrow SHS Captain America boots...4 comments
Kitty Pryde - Shadowcat Costume
by daredeviantI've been through a lot of trials and errors for this one.
Paint : my first choice of paints did rub too easily, I had to try several ones and do mult...6 comments
Punisher in Trenchcoat
by daredeviantI had scored a lot of SHS figures, partly for some figures I wanted and partly for custom fodder. I felt the Punisher, though flawed, had potential.
Rogue 80s Look
by daredeviantBody : Superhero Showdown Invisible Woman, full repaint in black and light green
Head : GI JOE Lady Jaye with sculpted hair
Green top : MU Scarlet Spi...5 comments
by daredeviantI wanted a Nightcrawler for my classic 80s X-Men display and, from what I gathered, the MU Nightcrawler is a bit too tall and not so well articulated....4 comments
by daredeviantMarvel Superhero Showdown is often mocked but it did have potential.
Regarding the FF, the main problem was the heads, so I thought some simple headsw...2 comments
Punisher MAX V2
by daredeviantEDIT June 9th 2014 :
I removed the jacket as I wasn't satisfied with the sculpt and went with bare arms instead.
Also repainted the face and changed t...1 comments
Nick Fury, Agent of SHIELD
by daredeviantBody : Bullseye (2-pack)
Head : Reed Richards (3-Pack)
Holster, wrists and legs wraps : casts from Vortious Customs.
Belt : Scarlet Spider
Gun : modif...2 comments
Magneto Showdown with Removable Helmet
by daredeviantThe original Magneto's head being a little too small, I used the showdown Reed Richards head, repainting the hair in white and resculpting the nose.
Ghost Rider (Danny Ketch)
by daredeviantA repaint from the Superhero Showdown figure with MU Ghost Rider's head.
Not 100% comic-accurate due to kneepads, elbow-pads and additional stripes bu...3 comments
Batman the Dark Knight Returns
by daredeviantI'm more a Marvel boy than a DC guy but I do like Batman and The Dark Knight Returns is one of my favorite comic-books. One day, looking at the Wrecke...3 comments
by daredeviantMoon Knight is far from being my favorite character, yet I had a lot of fun doing this custom. I started with a Future Foundation Spider-Man, borrowed...3 comments
Black Widow (Romanov)
by daredeviantAvengers Movie Black Widow with MU Black Widow's head.
Belt and wrists repainted in gold.
Added some red in the hair.
Gave her a .45 with a silencer a...7 comments
Punisher Classic Look
by daredeviantThe grey wash on the white parts of the original figure didn't quite work, so I repainted them in plain white and while at it, redid the skull chest e...3 comments
Daredevil Red Repaint
by daredeviantThe greatest battle pack DD was my first MU figure, it brought me into collecting the line.
I wanted to try a simple repaint with a brighter red to ma...3 comments
by daredeviantThe 2012 MU Punisher gave us a satisfying 616-Punisher, yet there's no figure of the MAX version. As it is my favorite take on the char, I tried to do...1 comments
Wolverine Brown Costume
by daredeviantWhen it comes to Wolverine's brown costume, I prefer the Wolverine Origins figure to the Secret Wars pack, yet I thought it was improvable.
Swapped an...1 comments
Weapon X from Aoa
by daredeviantThis Wolverine from the Silver Samurai Greatest Battle 2-Pack was just screaming to be transformed into a AoA Weapon-X. This has been done before but ...1 comments
Adam Warlock Classic
by daredeviantMy third custom and the first in this scale. Repainting Warlock's skin with yellow was a pain as no yellow paint I had seemed to stick...
I got more l...3 comments