Statue Forum 



XM Studios





StatueForum on Twitter StatueForum on Facebook StatueForum on YouTube
Go Back   Statue Forum > Statue Talk - Forum Supporters > XM Studios

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 04-20-2017, 09:28 PM   #271
Issun
I took an IQ test and the results were negative.
 
Issun's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2016
Location: Just south of Canada
Posts: 88
Not feeling the base, just to much, not focused enough on Spidey. Shame, would've been a nice addition to keep venom company.
Issun is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-20-2017, 09:30 PM   #272
Vince_be
Artificial Intelligence usually beats real stupidity.
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Posts: 382
once again, an XM piece telling a story. Very happy to see this Spider-man statue. Future PO for sure
Vince_be is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2017, 12:19 AM   #273
Iko Iko
A day without sunshine is like... night.
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Posts: 292
Quote:
Originally Posted by gorocketcat View Post
I'm not feeling this piece.
Iko Iko is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2017, 07:23 AM   #274
Peedi
Statue Forum MacDaddy
 
Peedi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: MD
Posts: 2,061
I'm fine with what XM did here but I was hoping to see XM do their own thing with the costume details just a little bit more. Especially since the MJ Dio has a traditional Spidey, and there's already a decent amount of 1/4 traditional Spideys out there (I have like 4 already). Nothing too extreme, but like Magneto, Wolverine, Daredevil, Black Panther and many other characters have updated costumes, I was hoping for more than just the mask eye pattern and bottom of feet. At this point the Iron Studios textured custume is a more radical costume than this XM.

Other than that this is pretty dynamic and a lot of XM pieces are base focused. It's no wonder on the most popular character XM did what they usually do and provided a large environment to be engulfed in with an assortment of switch outs.
Peedi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2017, 01:12 PM   #275
Spidey976
I bought some powdered water, but I don't know what to add to it.
 
Spidey976's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Posts: 2,777
Any way I look at this piece he just looks to think in the middle

Spidey976 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2017, 01:22 PM   #276
jadekite22
I am da law!
 
jadekite22's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Posts: 1,050
I dig everything about this except the paint app on the battle damaged portrait. That said, this is definitely more of a companion piece Spidey than a standalone (I think it'd look better next to the Iron Studios Spidey than even the XM villains) which is a problem for overseas collectors like myself for whom this costs much more than a better standalone piece like the PF. That's not to say the PF is better either, as I don't think the smoke bases make all SS's recent Spider-verse pieces match up as well as they hoped.
jadekite22 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2017, 01:44 PM   #277
silentwinter92
Frackin!
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Posts: 48
Whelp, thats it. The doc oct tentacle pairing has won me over. Gonna have to scrounge up shelf space for that kind of height.
silentwinter92 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-22-2017, 10:18 AM   #278
boibleu22
Artificial Intelligence usually beats real stupidity.
 
boibleu22's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2015
Posts: 366
CONVENTION EXCLUSIVE??
boibleu22 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-22-2017, 11:49 AM   #279
Khufu
Artificial Intelligence usually beats real stupidity.
 
Khufu's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Surprise AZ
Posts: 341
This piece is a few tweaks away from grail status in my opinion. The absolute very best action pose Spidey, and all the minor details like the tentacle holding Peter's camera, etc... Just make this so amazing. That being said, I have the recent Sideshow PF EX, and that is piece is great. Great enough for me to pass on the $$ of this one. Which is ok because I want a little variety in my collection. I have all of the XM Villains which look great with the SSC version. I have no doubt though this will be an excellent statue once XM refines all the small details. One day down the road when I'm scouring Ebay, I'm probably going to wish I bought this when I had the chance lol....
Khufu is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 04-22-2017, 12:48 PM   #280
IzeroI
Before you criticize someone, you should walk a mile in their shoes. That way, when you criticize them, you're a mile away and you have their shoes.
 
IzeroI's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: Houston, TX
Posts: 641
Quote:
Originally Posted by boibleu22 View Post
CONVENTION EXCLUSIVE??
Yup...
IzeroI is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS

Prototypezstudios

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:05 PM.



Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright StatueForum.com