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G.I. Joe Con: Customizing Workshop
Posted by Curto on September 29, 2007 at 03:30 AM CST:
We admit, we're longtime fans of customizing. So when we heard that the Official 2007 G.I. Joe Collectors Convention was going to have a special presentation of customizing G.I. Joe figures, we HAD to check it out!

The customs figures are created in-house by Hasbro's sculptor/designer Richard Woodhouse. He had a break-out session (where the photos shown earlier today of Shipwreck and Beachhead are from).

During the session he pulled out a vintage Lifeline and kit-bashed several figures to show how
you can create custom figures with the new torsos (hence the photos of the guy's hands). He created a 25th anniversary Lifeline from the kit-bash.

The anatomy of a Joe poster board shows the articulation points that are included in the figures so customizers can see which parts can best match up for their own unique creations.

Check out the full gallery from the Customizing Workshop!

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