Echis Phantasm

It’s that time again! This is Echis Phantasm, a sentient automaton specializing in holographic illusions and aggressive melee combat.
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Phantasm uses hologram projectors to create illusory copies of itself or mask the environment. It strikes with its burning plasma chains before disappearing behind an illusion.
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The projectors can be stored on Phantasm’s back when not in use.
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The build on this one is pretty simple. It basically combines Calypte Salvo’s frame with Zelus Maestro’s legs. I had originally planned on doing a very different gimmick with exo-force turbines, but I wasn’t happy with the build direction, so holograms it is! The chains were originally going to be Salvo’s weapons, but I didn’t like the colors.

Articulation is very good, and the frame is so light that it can balance on one foot and hold some more outlandish poses.

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Like the others, Echis Phantasm gets the first part of its name from a genus of vipers.

That’s all for this simple build. Having a lot of fun with the series. I’ll probably make a few more automatons like this one, assuming I don’t run out of pieces.

More pictures here. Thanks! MSEP out!

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Nice color scheme!

Nice design, I love that knee articulation