1995 Tsukuda Hobby Completed Model ALIEN

Manufacturer: Tsukuda Hobby

Type: Derived from the original 1979 Kenner ALIEN action figure.

Released: 1995 (The 1991 date stamp appearing on the right foot is uncorrected from the earlier Halcyon pressing of this figure.)

Product No.: SVM-29-7000

Height: 17 inches.

Glow in the Dark Feature:  None.

Packaging: Box with window in front.

Inclusions: Red card insert packaging.

Points of Articulation and Movement: 7. 1x forward and reverse sliding tongue. 1x head rotation at the neck.  2x rotation at  arm and shoulder spindle joints.  2x rotation at hip and leg spindle joints. 1x rotation at tail base on torso spindle joint.

Note:  Both hands are fixed at the wrists without any rotation.  The carapace is firmly affixed to the figure’s head.  The trigger mechanism and jaw activation system is absent in this figure.  The mouth is rigidly fixed in the open position but the tongue can slide to and fro freely within the mouth.   A flexible wire core permits the tail to be posed in any position and displayed at the owners discretion.  Various parts of the black vinyl figure, notably the face, finger nails, toe nails and other body parts are sprayed unevenly with silver paint.  The application of paint can vary between samples