This Dragonbutt Custom Minifigure features some amazing body armour and wings, and a great use for the Brickforge pauldrons. The minifigure has been painted to the highest level with some great dry brushing. Here are some painting tips by theraconteur.
I start with a base coat of black, and then use leadbelcher silver citadel paint for the metallic look. I have a scrap piece of paper for scrubbing my brush against after dipping it in the silver to get a dry brush, and focus more on the edges to highlight the black. It’s also good to use irregular directions when brushing the piece.
Overall this is a fantastic custom minifigure and very useful tips – well done!
Arnold Bernid “Casey” Jones is a character from the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles who is a vigilante and wears a hockey mask and sometimes cut-off biking gloves and carries his weapons in a golf bag over his shoulder.
This amazing custom minifigure by G-Bricks has been made from scratch and then painted with Citadel paints to a very high standard.
Stand-out features include the hood, mask, and shoulder spikes however what I really like is the goalie blocker and golf bag.
G-Bricks is well known for doing military pieces, so it is nice to see different characters and as ever the minifigure is packed full of small details everywhere you look.
Fig Factory continue on their quest to release more high quality digitally printed Super Heroes custom minifigures with their lastest wave consisting of Nightwing and Yondu.
This custom printed LEGO minifigure features Fig Factory’s new and improved 360-degree printing. He also comes with two of his classic Escrima sticks.
Fans of the Guardians of the Galaxy movie will love this custom printed Yondu minifigure which features a real cloth trench coat and comes with a LEGO infinity orb accessory.
Overall the design and quality of these minifigures are excellent, and will make a great addition to your Super Heroes minifigure collection.
These Fig Factory Custom Minifigures are stocked at Minifigures.co.uk
CombatBrick have just released their Wave 8 Weapons which feature 16 new pieces. These amazingly designed guns using CAD software are created from injection molded ABS plastic and specially made to fit all LEGO minifigures.
The new wave features the following:
M1 Garand Rifle
M1918 Browning Automatic Rifle BAR
Colt Commando AR-15 / CAR-15 Carbine
Benelli Tactical M4 Super 90 / M1014 Shotgun
Beretta 93R Machine Pistol
FN F2000 Bullpup Assault Rifle
QBZ-95 Chinese Bullpup Assault Rifle
Heckler & Koch HK416 SpecOps Assault Carbine
Heckler & Koch HK G36C Assault Carbine
Heckler & Koch G36 Assault Rifle
Heckler & Koch MP5 Submachine Gun
Heckler & Koch MP5K Submachine Gun
Heckler & Koch MP7 Personal Defence Weapon(PDW)
Heckler & Koch UMP Tactical Submachine Gun
Sig Sauer Navy Seals P226 Pistol
This new wave by CombatBrick is available at Minifigures.co.uk now.
The American Super Soldier by Phoenix Customs is a high quality pad printed (the same as LEGO) custom minifigure and is one of my favourites. Inspired of course by the Captain America: The Winter Soldier suit that Steve Rogers wears.
This Captain America features a custom design with pad printing on the front head and torso, back torso, as well as both arms. It comes with a Dark Red Round Shield with a Star and includes a collector card featuring a render of the minifigure.
As you can see from the photograph the quality of the printing is amazing, and if you have never bought a custom minifigure from Phoenix Customs, you will not be disappointed by this one!
You can buy this American Super Soldier Custom Minifigure at Minifigures.co.uk now.