My 1:18 scale figures from Alien 1979 - Project a work in progress.

Discussion in 'General Modeling' started by sithfire30, May 19, 2012.

  1. sithfire30

    sithfire30 Active Member

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    Hello everyone - Very excited about the upcoming Prometheus film! Been an ALIEN fan since the early 80s when I was able to sneak in my parents room and watch it from behind the couch LOL! I'm a professional artist and have always wished toy companies would have invested the time to create a line of figures for the fans (they almost did but canceled the line due to parental pressure). So I have decided to take it upon myself to make my own.

    The attached link shows the work in progress of the original Nostromo cast up to this point (May 19). The figures will be in 1:18 scale (approx. 3.75" tall) I hope to have the entire crew of the Nostromo as well as the Nostromo Galley diorama complete by Sept 2012. It's a labor of love which I hope you will enjoy!...oh and expect some Prometheus figures to be created as well.

    ALIEN 1979 Project
  2. phase pistol

    phase pistol Master Member RPF PREMIUM MEMBER

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    That's remarkable stuff! What an RPF debut! welcome! :D

  3. skiffy

    skiffy Well-Known Member

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    What a great project! The characterisation is fantastic.
  4. Chaank

    Chaank Well-Known Member

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    Wow! This is very cool. Great size too. Nice work man. I'll be watching this with interest.
    New from Sithfire, the 1:18 scale Nostromo action play-set. figures sold separately. In space, YOU make them scream!:lol
  5. Leigh

    Leigh Sr Member RPF PREMIUM MEMBER

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    These are incredible :eek Amazing attention to detail!! I particularly like your style of characterization, really impressive yet strangely familiar (y)thumbsup(y)thumbsup

    Looking forward to seeing some finished displays :)
    Last edited: May 20, 2012
  6. animefan

    animefan Sr Member RPF PREMIUM MEMBER

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    wow you must work for hot toys ;)
  7. Alan Cross

    Alan Cross Sr Member

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    I can't say enough how enjoyable your sculpted faces are. Looking at your version of Ripley is equal parts cool and creepy (and I mean "creepy" in a good way.) So much character and expression. Nice work!
  8. MrBugSlayer

    MrBugSlayer Member RPF PREMIUM MEMBER

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    Great stuff!! The original Alien movie was my favorite film of the series. Spooky and tenseful! Keep it up!
  9. CB2001

    CB2001 Master Member

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