Jump to content
xhairs

GUNG HO CUSTOM

Recommended Posts

hey guys well after seeing the awsome custom of gung ho made by sgartz. i had to try to do one of my own in new sculpt. now my tat is no were close to his tat. i think i got it realy close.but anyway here he is let me know what you think.

parts

head gung ho

chest barrage

arms duke and wild bills

wasit gung ho

legs sawviper

CUSTOM

1000066small1np.jpg

1000067small1kh.jpg

1000068small1kk.jpg

1000069small8mk.jpg

1000070small3zf.jpg

1000071small2yg.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

thats a nice custom, almost like a night ops gung ho

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Pretty cool X, I may have to steal that recipe too! :D

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Looks good X, might I suggest one thing when painting TATs, try not to use a black color, what I tend to do is take a flesh color, and slowly ad browns, and maybe even some red(dependig on the original flesh tone of the character) and then finally add a tiny amount of black till you have a dark almost black color. I find that they look far more ralistic than just painting a straight black tatttoo on them.

I would leave yours how it is though, cuase half the time I go to redo something, I F it up, maybe go over it with a light flesh wash to help fade in the tat a little so it's not so bold.

Hope that helps, I like the look and keep it up.

 

-Joe

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Sean,

Man, you worked it out. That's hot, boyyy. Nice one.

Now I have another custom to add to my to-do list.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Nice work X. Parts certainly fit the bill. I think you could possibly redo the tat,a bit shaky to me.Maybe have you thought about printing it out on transfere paper & then attach to the chest???

 

Figure wise & acc`s though very nice.

 

Ja

Steel Bonnet

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

thanks guys for the feedback im glad you like him. joe& steel thanks for the tips ill have to see what i can do. ill have to try it out on a junk chest.john yup i had to do it after seeing sgartz RAH custom i just had to try my hand at it. it is def the gung ho we all know and love.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

thanks guys for the feedback im glad you like him.firefly69 i went with black for 2 reasons 1 i dont have a real light blue. 2 i copyed this from a RAH custom and it had a black tat. and it matched the color sceam i went with. i hope that helps with your ?.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Great work, but as a perfectionist I would get another chest piece and try again with the tattoo. Personally, I wouldn't even try to paint it - your best bet would be to get a custom decal done. Shouldn't be too hard... You could probably get the graphic yourself, and then get a print shop to print it out for you. Probably cost you ten bucks but it'd be well worth it.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

thanks Dprime im glad you like him. thanks for the tip ill see what i can do.

 

 

Yeah, I'm surprised that decals haven't seemed to have caught on for Joe customizers... For stuff like Cobra logos and other badges, they'd look a lot better than stickers or painted on details, no matter how good of a painter someone is.

 

I got the idea from LEGO customizers... here's a link to what I mean.

 

http://www.brickshelf.com/cgi-bin/gallery.cgi?f=46815

 

Just looks more professional and cleaner than what anyone could do with a paintbrush. If someone sold stuff like this for Joes I could see it being very popular, but I don't think it'd take much work for anyone to do 'em by themselves, either.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...

  • Find Action Figures on Ebay

×
×
  • Create New...





Sign Up For The TNI Newsletter And Have The News Delivered To You!


Entertainment News International (ENI) is the #1 popular culture network for adult fans all around the world.
Get the scoop on all the popular comics, games, movies, toys, and more every day!

Contact and Support

Advertising | Submit News | Contact ENI | Privacy Policy

©Entertainment News International - All images, trademarks, logos, video, brands and images used on this website are registered trademarks of their respective companies and owners. All Rights Reserved. Data has been shared for news reporting purposes only. All content sourced by fans, online websites, and or other fan community sources. Entertainment News International is not responsible for reporting errors, inaccuracies, omissions, and or other liablities related to news shared here. We do our best to keep tabs on infringements. If some of your content was shared by accident. Contact us about any infringements right away - CLICK HERE