BTS First Look — Predators Series 8 Dutch Schaefer 7″ Action Figures!

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Posted in: Behind The Scenes, Predator- Dec 11, 2012 2 Comments

The response to Predators Series 8 has been incredible! Here’s an exclusive behind the scenes look at the first-ever figures of Dutch Schaefer!

When you get to de choppa, tell ‘em Dutch sent ya.

Next up in the hugely successful Predators 7″ action figures line is Predators Series 8, which includes our first-ever figures of Arnold Schwarzenegger as Dutch Schaefer!

As previously announced, Series 8 includes 2 versions of Dutch — the Jungle Extraction Dutch and Jungle Patrol Dutch.

Here’s a special look at the test shots of Jungle Extraction Dutch and a pre-paint model of Dutch with a special friend:

Alan "Dutch" Schaefer – Predator Series 8 – BTS Shots

Storified by Leonardo Saraceni · Wed, Dec 05 2012 12:47:28

Debut – Jungle Extraction Dutch. Includes M-16, Pistol, Machete, and Knife accessories. Late Feb release in S8 http://pic.twitter.com/KJdNzCXzNECA
Playing with, I mean inspecting latest Dutch test shot samples that arrived from the factory this morning. SO worth the wait, <3 these figsNECA
Dutch! Lookout behind you!!! Coming Feb ’13 in Series 8. (Unpainted test shot shown) http://pic.twitter.com/xjPA1nJtNECA

Alan "Dutch" Schaefer – Predator Series 8 – BTS Shots

Storified by Leonardo Saraceni · Wed, Dec 05 2012 12:47:28

Debut – Jungle Extraction Dutch. Includes M-16, Pistol, Machete, and Knife accessories. Late Feb release in S8 http://pic.twitter.com/KJdNzCXzNECA
Playing with, I mean inspecting latest Dutch test shot samples that arrived from the factory this morning. SO worth the wait, <3 these figsNECA
Dutch! Lookout behind you!!! Coming Feb ’13 in Series 8. (Unpainted test shot shown) http://pic.twitter.com/xjPA1nJtNECA

Jungle Patrol Turnaround

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The Deets on Dutch

Jungle Extraction Dutch is faithful to his appearance as they first enter the jungle, complete with military shirt and vest, features over 20 points of articulation, an M-16, Pistol, Machete, and Knife accessories. Jungle Patrol Dutch is immortalized in his camo muscle shirt and vest and features over 20 points of articulation, an M-16, Pistol, and Knife accessories.

But it’s Not all Arnold!

Predators Series 8 also includes an all-new update of the Masked Jungle Hunter Predator:

An iconic foe worthy of Schwarzenegger’s likeness, the new and improved Masked Jungle Hunter Predator includes additional ball-jointed hip and double knee articulation, over 25 points of articulation, extendable wrist blades, and removable backpack.

This series also brings the debut of a brand new jungle themed packaging look complete with 25th Anniversary logo.

More info at the product page: NECA Predators Series 8 Action Figures

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