Pilot - is from Hasbro and I superglued the joints and then puttied them up and once the putty was dry I used tissue paper to cover the outfit. I used the open hands from the Bandai Stormtrooper so the hands could lock together as the Hasbro hands were to closed to give them that stand at ease look.
Fighter - is from Bandai is 1/72nd scale and was built straight out of the box and I used a piece of plastic rod and the end of the stand attachment that comes with the kit to secure the fighter to the base.
Base - The fighters base is the one that comes with the kit and the pilots base is two Bandai bases that comes with the figures. I glued the two bases together and the painted them and used to empty inhalers for the canisters.
I painted everything using Vallejo paints.
I think its pretty to cool to see the pilot with his chosen vehicle in a kind of reference image dio.
Rodger gives us a new video! -- Posted by Tamer on Tuesday, January 17 2017
He is back in action this time painting up his Ultimate Imperial Set along with gearing up two new Death Star Briefing Sets too. It is great to see Rodger back in his shop!
Finley002 finishes his Hera... -- Posted by Tamer on Tuesday, January 17 2017
"So here she is you guys. My completed Hera (minus any paint touch-ups that will be done at a later date...) in addition to the face decals, I have implemented ball-jointed shoulders and knees as well as swivel wrists. It was a frightening endeavor since I wasn't 100 percent confident on the outcome. So during the operation, I had the Hera figure in the Amazon cart ready to replace one of my daughters favorite figures. I simply didn't have the courage to attempt jointed elbows. I didn't have any joints small enough the retain the aesthetic nature of her tiny elbows. Even the smallest joints would have enlarged her elbow to "bulbous" proportions... so I'll hold off for now."
That is just the start of his most excellent description and image review you can see at the aforementioned link.
The Closet Jedi shares on Facebook... -- Posted by Tamer on Tuesday, January 17 2017
Looks like new stuff already out of the gate this Tuesday morning. It looks like a lot of fun dios are created over there.
Ron Hembling shares a new diorama... -- Posted by Tamer on Monday, January 16 2017
I wanted to have make this for a while now and finally got the Tie pilot the other day. I will also be doing a Luke (Red 5) in this style dio soon and I will get the recipe up with the usual pics.
Wow, this is a great idea. Its kind of like a reference image!
Stan is back with a new and improved version... -- Posted by Tamer on Monday, January 16 2017
"More than three years ago Shasta Tiel has alway been one of my most wanted figures to be yet produce . I happy to share my newest version of him. Upgraded the whole body including a new sculpted Torso and highly fashion red boots. Update: the boot will be modified to At at driver boots, I just inform that what he wore in the movie . Thank you MrJedi1977 for the info."
He looks pretty good already to me!
Zeon Remnants joins with a custom video! -- Posted by Tamer on Monday, January 16 2017
He shows us a Custom Black Series Darth Caeudus in the 6 Inch Scale. Remember folks you can now embed videos in the forums just like Zeon Remnants!
And welcome to ISY!
Ajunta Pall is back with a mega update... -- Posted by Tamer on Monday, January 16 2017
"Heres a few wips I did last year Jan-Dec 2016 that I never posted here. They are all finished now of course but all of my customs are temporarily in boxes :-[ so until they are back on shelves and I can take updated pics, here are a couple I really dig from the animated series clone wars and rebels which are two very big interests of mine. Hope you enjoy. Thanks for looking
1)Luke Skywalker (Fan Fiction character of what I imagine Luke looking like if he were in Rebels cartoon) I realized that his belt and lower shirt was in backwards its since been fixed. Lol
2) Minister Maketh Tua (StarWars rebels) 3) young Boba Fett in mandalorian armor ( clone wars lost reels) 4) Jocasta Nu ( clone wars jedi librarian)"
All are fantastic! I like seeing all the homage being paid to Jocastu Nu!
Blizzard Force shows all he has available... -- Posted by Tamer on Monday, January 16 2017
From Rogue One, to German Vintage, to Original Trilogy (including autograph cards) to Expanded Universe (yes I am so not down with legendary canon) there is nothing other than awesome to be found. I mean it! Click here to go see the plethora of gorgeous cardbacks you can choose from.
Wait till you see the image of them all together. It is shear beauty! And I am just warming up when it gets to the great update from BF, prepare to scroll!
Kualan teases his next chapter... -- Posted by Tamer on Monday, January 16 2017
"Gosh, it's been quite the delay but the next issue is nearly ready! In the mean time here's another preview to whet your Clone Wars appetite!"
I always like hearing we are about to get a new chapter of Tales From The Clone Wars!
Trooper BR Customs shares an update... -- Posted by Tamer on Monday, January 16 2017
"Hi guys! This is my 1st Star Wars Custom in 2017, it's a Clone Trooper modified with battle marks and some filth, also a back pack added."
Looks pretty good to me!
Legion078 talks diorama plants... -- Posted by Tamer on Monday, January 16 2017
"So let's talk about artificial plants! Why? Because I think it's worth it! You might have noticed that it can be quite hard to find suitable material like (artificial) plants for your dioramas. That's why I would like to talk about this here!
During my time as exchange student in Michigan my host mother took me to Hobby Lobby a couple times. I can only remember this store as source of artificial plants. Most of them were not suitable for model building though, but more for decoration purposes. The second disadvantage was that Hobby Lobby or similar craft stores are not located in every city in the U.S. - for all of you living in the U.S. you might have better sources for model building supplies (like dollar stores maybe?)."
It is a nice pictoral resource base to get started. Stay tuned as I will research this myself and get you some links to get your supplied!
Larifari articulates up K-2SO... -- Posted by Tamer on Sunday, January 15 2017
It is pretty cool to see his full design process with diagram images that shows you exactly how he pulled this off. As you can see by the image above he can now put ole K2 in any pose he wants.
John Bordeaux shares to Facebook... -- Posted by Tamer on Sunday, January 15 2017
I think it would be cool to see a ton of different YT Falcon Mods myself. John shared this one on our Facebook Page. I like waking up to see what new things are posted there. It is always great to see the imagination and designs of star wars customizers.