Bionicle: Draco, Lord of the Dragons

My study in Bionicle continues with Draco, Lord of the Dragons:

2-26-2015 037

I built this creation a couple weeks ago, but I didn’t get to posting it until now because I instead wrote about my entry into the 2015 MocAthalon last week. The build had it’s genesis quite a while back when I built this custom arm and hand with some table scraps:

2-26-2015 0422-26-2015 046

Separately I built this custom torso, because I wanted to find a new use for the Toa Nuva chest armor, of which I have more than I could possibly ever need:

2-26-2015 050

The arm and the chest had a consistent look, so I put two and two together (both literally and metaphorically), and devised an assembly to attach them:

2-26-2015 0522-26-2015 043

The rest of the build just fell into place:

2-26-2015 0402-26-2015 037

I am very happy with the final product, and he has an unexpectedly large amount of articulation which allows for some fearsome poses:

2-26-2015 0472-26-2015 0362-26-2015 035

Thanks so much for reading, and I can’t wait to read your comments!

Advertisements

One comment

  1. I’m sure that these are just as challenging to create as are some of the more “realistic” scenes you have developed.  But, you know that there’s a reason that they invented chocolate and vanilla, right?

Comment on this post

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s