Martian 'Martian Invasion'
- Brand: Thunderbirds
- Product Code:TBF29
- Availability:In Stock
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A Limited Edition of Only 200 Figurines
Beaming down to Earth is Pete the Martian from ‘Martian Invasion’, a Thunderbirds episode from 1966. Sculpted by Mike Rogers, Pete is actually an actor on a film set and an unwitting part in one of The Hoods dastardly plans! Created to celebrate the latest Fanderson Convention ‘Special Assignment’, each Official Martian figurine is a Limited Edition of only 200 pieces Worldwide.
To mark its provenance, each exclusive piece will be hand numbered on the base with a unique edition number and will be a great addition to any Supermarionation collection! Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and our very own Forum to make sure that you keep up to date with the latest Supermarionation figurines.
Two policemen, responding to a flying saucer report, find themselves attacked by Martians and trapped in a cave. However, this is just part of a movie script to be filmed by B-movie director Goldheimer under the supervision of The Hood in a devious plan to capture the secrets of International Rescue on film for sale to General Strond.
Exerting his psychic control, The Hood forces Kyrano to switch off the automatic camera detector in Thunderbird 1 and then sets his plan in motion. Filming begins in the Nevada Desert using automatic camera equipment. The first scenes involve the two policemen becoming trapped in the cave by the Martians, but The Hood sabotages a pyrotechnic effects sequence and the resulting explosion brings down the whole cliff face.
The two actors are trapped inside the cave, which begins to fill up with water from an underground river...
A Limited Edition Handpainted figurine / statue from the Thunderbirds Collection.
Designed, Sculpted and Made in Shropshire, England by Robert Harrop Designs.
Sculpted by Mike Rodgers.
Approximately 7.16 inches (182mm) tall.
A Limited Edition of Only 200 Figurines Worldwide.
Individually hand numbered with a unique number on the base.
Comes complete in a presentation box with information card and Certificate of Authenticity.