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Batmobile Diorama

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Bandai's Batmobile Tumbler in 1/35scale

Considering that this was Lance's first diorama, and the first time he had ever encountered (or heard of) vacuum forming, it turned out extremely well! And his timing could not be better, with Halloween only a week away!

 

Bandai's Batmobile Tumbler in 1/35scale

The Tumbler builds up easily and is packed with detail.

Bandai's Batmobile Tumbler in 1/35scale

The base was dressed up with scratchbuilt trash cans and garbage bags. Dead leaves in the street gutter were made using Oregano.

Bandai's Batmobile Tumbler in 1/35scale

The backside of the diorama is detailed as well. Note the "reserved" parking sign and the striping on the asphalt. A 55 gallon drum from a military kit provides additional atmosphere.

Bandai's Batmobile Tumbler in 1/35scale

Even from the rear, the Tumbler looks menacing!

Bandai's Batmobile Tumbler in 1/35scale

Hey buddy, could you spare a drink? A 1/35 military figure was demoted and sent to live in the street. Note the posters on the wall.

Bandai's Batmobile Tumbler in 1/35scale

In the middle of the night, Batman prowls a lonely street in search of crime…

Bandai's Batmobile Tumbler in 1/35scale

An overhead view of the completed diorama.

Bandai's Batmobile Tumbler in 1/35scale

Bandai's Batmobile Tumbler in 1/35scale

Boxart for the Tumbler

Bandai's Batmobile Tumbler in 1/35scale

Bandai's Batmobile Tumbler in 1/35scale

A low angle shot shows off the Tumbler's menacing looks

Miniart Street w/Park Wall in 1/35scale

The base came courtesy of Mini Art Models' 1/35 scale "Street w/ Park Wall

Bandai's Batmobile Tumbler in 1/35scale

The base came courtesy of Mini Art Models' 1/35 scale "Street w/ Park Wall

Bandai's Batmobile Tumbler in 1/35scale

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