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Custom Korner: Freeing Up Hicks’ Colonial Marines Helmet

aliens-custom-featNECA released a new version of Colonial Marine Corp. Hicks in their Aliens line, the first with a helmet.  The trooper’s headgear is mostly non-removable… mostly.

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Custom Korner: Malekith The Accursed From Thor: The Dark World

Malekith featHasbro didn’t make Thor’s new nemesis, Malekith the Accursed, but you can make one on your own in a few simple steps.

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Custom Korner: Breaking Out Predator’s Big Guns

predator-blaine-featNext up on the Predator custom project is Blaine.  He was one of the most complex customs to build, but he’s instantly become one of my favorites.

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Custom Korner: Marvel Universe Chameleon

chameleon-featTake advantage of Hasbro’s hidden Chameleon head with the easiest custom ever!

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Custom Korner: Private Vasquez From Aliens

vasquez-featVasquez will be one character from the Aliens universe we’re unlikely to see NECA make a reality, so I decided to make her myself.

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Custom Korner: Predator’s Mac Joins The Squad

mac-predator-featThe Predator project continues, as Bill Duke’s Mac becomes the next man to join the custom mission.

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Custom Korner: Billy From Predator

billy-predator-featThe Predator project continues, as a new warrior joins the ranks of Dutch and Dillon.

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Custom Korner: Dr. Mrs. The Monarch Gets A Lift

DMTM-featBif Bang Pow’s off scale (but still very nice) Dr. Mrs. The Monarch action figure just needs a quick fix to fit right in the the Venture Bros. toy universe.

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Custom Korner: Dillon From Predator

custom-dillon-featIt’s still up in the air if NECA will be adding recruits to Dutch’s team in their Predator line, so I decided to make them myself– let’s start with Carl Weathers’ Dillon!

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Custom Korner: Fixing Nick Fury

custom fury featOne of the hardest to find figures in Hasbro’s Marvel Universe is Nick Fury, but now that he’s back on the market it’s time to swap him into the ultimate super spy.

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Custom Korner: Marvel Universe Generation X Box Set (CustomCon 34)

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Custom Korner: Joe Con Style Night Force Steeler

con-steeler-featThe Joe Con exclusive Night Force Steeler is going for a ton of money on eBay… but you can make one just like it, for a fraction of the cost.  Here’s how…

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Custom Korner: CustomCon 34 Is Accepting Submissions

customcon-34-featCustomCon 34 is accepting submissions between now and April 1st, so get cracking on those custom action figures!

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Custom Korner: G.I. Joe Operation: Kino

It’s almost time for the Spring Custom Con, and in the spirit of the season I wanted to show off my abandoned plan for last Fall’s virtual show… a movie-based GI Joe line called Operation: Kino.

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Custom Korner: DC Universe Transmetropolitan’s Spider Jerusalem

One of the best Vertigo characters ever was crusading gonzo journalist Spider Jerusalem, star of Warren Ellis and Darick Robertson’s brilliant Transmetropolitan.  Spider was only released once in toy form, so it seemed like time to do a modern take.

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