Good Smile Company’s Nendoroid Venom Snake Gets A Coat Of Paint

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At the 2015 Wonder Festival, Good Smile Company revealed it was working on a Nendoroid figure of Venom Snake, the star of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. Now, over a week after the game’s release, a painted prototype of the figure has been revealed on both Facebook and Twitter.

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The Nendoroid version of Venom Snake features all of his scars and his distinct “horn.” The pose shown by the Good Smile Company also has him holding a cigarette. Additional expressions, arm parts, and accessories have not been revealed.


The Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Venom Snake Nendoroid is expected to release in 2016. He will be Good Smile Company’s third Metal Gear Solid Nendoroid. The first was Solid Snake, released in January, and Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty Raiden will be released in November.

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