Captain Action Announces Fourth Annual Custom Contest

Space Theme Celebrates Relaunch of 1/6th Scale Line Captain Action Enterprises is excited to announce The Fourth Annual Custom Figure Contest. This contest promotes creativity and collectibility by inviting fans […]

Space Theme Celebrates Relaunch of 1/6th Scale Line

Captain Action Enterprises is excited to announce The Fourth Annual Custom Figure Contest. This contest promotes creativity and collectibility by inviting fans to submit photos of their best 1/6th scale custom action figures.

This year, in honor of the new Captain Action Attack On Mars 1/6 scale uniform set (due out later this year) the theme will be SPACE. 

An All-Star Panel of Judges will review the custom figure entries and select the winners at the panel. Evaluations will be judged upon creativity, craftsmanship, originality and professionalism.

The panel will be held the Thursday of San Diego Comic-Con (July 19th) at 4:00-5:00 in Room 32AB.

Judges for custom contest include:

  • Joe Jusko, Legendary Comics Artist
  • C. Vaughn, Vice President, The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide
  • Michael Polis, Atomic Toybox Entertainment, Wildbrain and Yo Gabba Gabba
  • Harold Sipe, Little Monster Toys
  • Daniel (Julius Marx) Pickett, Action Figure Insider
  • Meg Stivinson, Little Monster Toys

The panel will be moderated by Captain Action’s Ed Catto.

Prizes will be awarded:

  • Grand Prize: A Captain Action “Attack on Mars Uniform Set” & Autographed “Attack on Mars” Print by Joe Jusko
  • Runner-Up Prize – Captain Action card set -including the Attack on Mars cards

Fans are also invited to visit the Atomic Toybox Booth (#3921)on the San Diego Comic-Con showroom floor for the exclusive Attack On Mars Print – signed by Joe Jusko.

Fans can view past entries for inspiration here: http://www.captainaction.com/custom-figure-contest-gallery/

“We love the fans long-time passion and creativity for the category and the brand,” said Michael Polis.

 About Captain Action Enterprises

As Retropreneurs, Captain Action Enterprises, LLC specializes in taking old properties and rejuvenating them for a new generation. Captain Action’s appears in comic book series, lithographs, statues, action figures, T-shirts, model kits and more. Additional properties include Lady Action, Captain Action Cat, Dr. Evil, Khem, Destiny Zero and Savage Beauty. For additional information, please contact Ed Catto at ed.catto@bonfireagency.com.

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