July 11th, 2008
I’m a bit behind the ball on this, but fear not, it’s not available for order yet so you haven’t missed out on anything yet! It appears Hot Toys is doing some AvP Alternative Universe goodies, because they are releasing a BADASS Machiko Noguchi figure.
Here’s the official scoop from Hot Toys:
Hot Toys – Hot Angel x Movie Masterpiece Series – MMS 74
AVP – SHE PREDATOR – MACHIKO collectible model kit
Hot Toys is proud to announce a brand new product line – HOT ANGEL, featuring sexy female characters in highly detailed outfit.
The debut of the line is SHE PREDATOR – MACHIKO.
SHE PREDATOR – MACHIKO is an original character designed by Hot Toys, inspired by the female character from the AVP comics.
Story behind SHE PREDATOR – MACHIKO project:
With the impact of the first AVP movie, Hot Toys continues the mission of the character- LEX and developed SHE PREDATOR – MACHIKO. MACHIKO is configured as a Human Warrior, recognized by the Scar Predator, who giving her the scars on her face, mask and ALIEN head featured shield. Given the Predator’s strengths and weapons and follow the mission of Predators, SHE PREDATOR- MAHIKO guards and fights against ALIENS………. THE STORY- TO BE CONTINUE …..
This full geared SHE PREDATOR – MACHIKO stands approximate 30 cm tall, features a NEWLY developed Hot Toys female body and over 20 points of articulation, a fabric net body suit with detailed armor. It also features:
– one articulated shoulder cannons
– Extendable spear
– Closed Shuriken
– Wrist blades
– Predator mask features with warrior scar
– Sword with sheath
– Skull necklace
– Neck Wrap
– Alien head featured shield
– Each model comes with Predator skull featured display base
NOTE: Simple assembly required
Release date: Q3, 2008
Character Concept by Howard Chan
Character Design by JOSEPH TSANG
Armor and Accessories Sculpt by JOSEPH TSANG
Head Sculpt by YULLI
Head Art Directed by JC HONG
Alien vs. Predator TM & © 2008
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All Rights Reserved.
You can’t officially order this yet, but magazines and forums have been spreading around a ton of images from recent conventions and previews. I’ll be sure to announce when you can pre-order these from Sideshow, but in the meantime you can checkout all the photos I’ve been able to scavenge by clicking the icon below:
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