I started a Monster Scenes Feral Cat 1/13 build for the last Big Cats Campaign a year ago, but I didn’t get very far. Would it be acceptable if I picked up the x-acto again and finished it, its cage, accessories, etc. for “Big Cats V”?
Happy New Year!
Tim, feel free to join sir.
For those who didn’t see my aborted progress on “Big Cats IV” in 2016, here’s a re-post:
I have an F4F Wildcat, an M-18 Hellcat tank destroyer, a PzKw. Tiger, even an Aichi “Jake” floatplane on a cat-apult in the stash...
...but I thought this big 1/13 scale Monster Scenes Feral Cat might be a fun change of pace for the “Big Cats” campaign!
Has whoever did that box cover even seen a cat? That is not a cat's head by any stretch. Looks more like a rat.
You are right! Part of this feral creature's twisted story is told in a small comic that came with the kit:
At only nine parts (the body halves, haunches, a 2-part head, ears, and tail) the feral cat assembled quickly.
The kit was designed with a twist-on head that could be swapped with a companion piece (a Saber Tooth Rabbit no less!), but this feature left an obvious seam at the neck. I cemented everything in place and faired in the gaps with Milliput two-part epoxy putty.
There was a little putty left after filling the cat’s joints, so I used it to make an extra artifact to place inside the nasty cat’s cage for additional “atmosphere”: