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PostSubject: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Mon 18 Jun - 14:43

It seems 2012 is a slow motion year, except for SCHLEICH and all the good new models are coming tardily on the market and on my shelves.

Nevertheless, The second MOJO FUN for 2012 is at home now and I can't resist to share some pics with you Wink


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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Mon 18 Jun - 14:48

With The PAPO Nile Crocodile Very Happy






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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Mon 18 Jun - 14:51

WONDERFUL pictures of a great, great models cheers

It is amazing how Mojo has improved this year, - this croc shows that somebody who knows crocodiles has been involved alien Very Happy

Thankyou for one more great walk around, Christophe sunny

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Mon 18 Jun - 14:53

My pleasure Susanne Very Happy I'm always happy to read your fast comments cheers

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Mon 18 Jun - 16:02

Great photos Christophe...I cannot wait for my Mojo croc. I do see they got a little sloppy on painting the teeth but everything else looks great. Do you have a Schleich croc to compare with both the Mojo and Papo?...I am on the fence about purchasing the Papo croc. bounce



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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Mon 18 Jun - 16:17



Thanks Christophe,for sharing
Is one crocodile splendid.

I see that Mojo is a very good brand
specially painting small details.

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Mon 18 Jun - 16:29

@SeanieP wrote:
Great photos Christophe...I cannot wait for my Mojo croc. I do see they got a little sloppy on painting the teeth but everything else looks great. Do you have a Schleich croc to compare with both the Mojo and Papo?...I am on the fence about purchasing the Papo croc. bounce

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Here is a pic, not very good but fast made Wink With the older SCHLEICH because I really don't need the new one !

My point : Go for the PAPO and MOJO, they are excellent Very Happy


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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Mon 18 Jun - 16:29

@landrover wrote:


Thanks Christophe,for sharing
Is one crocodile splendid.

I see that Mojo is a very good brand
specially painting small details.

Thanks Fernando Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Mon 18 Jun - 16:35

An phantastic crocodile Christophe!! Thanks for the pics!! cheers cheers cheers

I hope i can see one if i go the egypt again. Very Happy Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Mon 18 Jun - 16:46

thanks Christophe for the pic--I am won over by the Papo croc.. he will be the dominant male in my croc river!
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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Mon 18 Jun - 16:52

These are awesome photos Christophe cheers and congratulations on your addition Cool

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Mon 18 Jun - 17:11

Yes, Mojo crocodile is wonderful! I love this model and my son loves it too cheers Great walk around Christophe... now I need the Papo one as well :) Wink cheers

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Mon 18 Jun - 20:58

Christophe thank you for the round of pictures! cheers
This crocodile is, I think already en route to my zoo! Wink
exellante figurine Mojo! sunny
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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Mon 18 Jun - 21:14

Christophe, one more excelent walk around! :) I know Mojo has a hard time and a long story to finish this crocodile but the result is tremendous. I don't believe I'll see a better Nile crocodile next years in such a traditional pose. It is the best among regular sized crocs and fortunately the first time I saw it it was already almost finished so he had not the chance of destroying it a little! affraid Laughing
Great that Mojo followed the painting suggestions of the forum members. We won with it and also the brand. cheers I really would love also to have the Papo one but first I must find for a decent price. Thanks! monkey

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Mon 18 Jun - 22:13

Wonderful walkaround Christophe! When I saw the subject heading, even before clicking on the link, I was excited and knew I was in store for an amazing set of photos. Thank you so much for doing these walkarounds!! They are always fantastic!

The Mojo croc is awesome.

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Tue 19 Jun - 4:40

Mojo croc beat the current Schleich croc anytime. The paint details and the mouth look so realistic!
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PostSubject: Baltimore zoo   Tue 19 Jun - 7:54

Enjoy the Mojo croc! I stlll prefer the Papo croc.
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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Tue 19 Jun - 11:19

When Papo Croc's in the 1st place, second place is phenomenal result cheers

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Tue 19 Jun - 14:18

@skysthelimit wrote:
When Papo Croc's in the 1st place, second place is phenomenal result cheers

Wise words Robert, very wise Wink

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Tue 19 Jun - 23:42

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Enjoy the Mojo croc! I stlll prefer the Papo croc.

B-Zoo, the favourite croc of my niece makes me remeber the Papo female crocodile. Both have unrealistic pose and painting for a true crocodile but both are spectacular.
The differences are that the Papo is more detailed and Nicole's is better finished what doesn't surprises me once it is Made in Portugal. :)
Crocas is a character that represents a very suft and shy crocodile although he looks scary.
Well, a question of style, isn't it? Laughing

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PostSubject: Baltimore zoo   Wed 20 Jun - 4:55

Have nothing against Mojo croc. As a matter of fact, I definitely think Mojo has improved greatly from their first year! I actually really like their White rhino, nice figure(Will like to see the walk around of it).
It's just since there were pics of both Papo and the Mojo croc together, it gave everyone a chance to see them both. So as I said, nothing against, Mojo croc, or your niece's croc, just enjoy them!
I also like Safari's Incredible Creatures croc very much!
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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Wed 20 Jun - 5:04

SAFARI Ltd IC croc is really awesome too Wink

By the way, SAFARI ltd made also a wonderful alligator in 1997 Very Happy .

By the way again Balti, I love reading Roger calling you B-zoo because it sounds like Bisou in French, which means "little kiss" Laughing I love you drunken

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PostSubject: Baltimore zoo   Wed 20 Jun - 16:15

Yes,I really like the Safari Alligator! Nice figure! "Little Kiss" that's funny!
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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Thu 21 Jun - 4:46

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Yes,I really like the Safari Alligator! Nice figure! "Little Kiss" that's funny!

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PostSubject: Baltimore zoo   Thu 21 Jun - 8:01

Anyone have a walk around of CollectA Nile croc?
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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Thu 21 Jun - 8:54

For the COLLECTA Croc I can't help Balti.

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Thu 21 Jun - 12:37

this is it is at home! bounce
It is this pride Mojo crocodile! cheers sunny sunny drunken

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Thu 21 Jun - 12:44

Congrats Chris and Luc, excellent photos cheers

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Thu 21 Jun - 14:50

congratulation Jean-luc Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Thu 21 Jun - 19:29

Robert thank you and Christophe! cheers
It is really great; sunny Cool
Moreover it fits more in my collection that Papo Embarassed
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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Thu 21 Jun - 20:46

Really lovely picture Luc!

B-zoo: I didn't even know there was a CollectA crocodile. I'm going to look into that.
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PostSubject: Baltimore zoo   Fri 22 Jun - 7:20

You can check it out on TGF toy website. It's CollectA Nile Croc Item #: 88213.
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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Fri 22 Jun - 14:31

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You can check it out on TGF toy website. It's CollectA Nile Croc Item #: 88213.

thanks! I'm not sure what I think of it. Some of my favorite figures are CollectA, but this looks like it might not be one of their best. It's hard to tell from the picture though; I can see why you suggested that a walkaround would be helpful. I'd also like to see better pictures of this figure.

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Fri 22 Jun - 17:01

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@baltimore zoo wrote:
You can check it out on TGF toy website. It's CollectA Nile Croc Item #: 88213.

thanks! I'm not sure what I think of it. Some of my favorite figures are CollectA, but this looks like it might not be one of their best. It's hard to tell from the picture though; I can see why you suggested that a walkaround would be helpful. I'd also like to see better pictures of this figure.


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PostSubject: Baltimore zoo   Fri 22 Jun - 18:36

I noticed that Lucky Luke has the CollectA croc in his crocodilian shelf.
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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Fri 22 Jun - 23:05

@baltimore zoo wrote:
Have nothing against Mojo croc. As a matter of fact, I definitely think Mojo has improved greatly from their first year! I actually really like their White rhino, nice figure(Will like to see the walk around of it).
It's just since there were pics of both Papo and the Mojo croc together, it gave everyone a chance to see them both. So as I said, nothing against, Mojo croc, or your niece's croc, just enjoy them!
I also like Safari's Incredible Creatures croc very much!

B-Zoo! I also love Papo crocodile and if I forget that it is too large, have many seams, unreal pose and poor painting, everything is fine. It has a fantastic head, dramatic expression, good texture in visible parts, great proportions and a dramatic looking. Wink Actually the large size is not a problem for me not even the brand.
I also think the Safari looks great although it is not a Nile crocodile but a salthwater crocodile.



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By the way again Balti, I love reading Roger calling you B-zoo because it sounds like Bisou in French, which means "little kiss" Laughing I love you drunken

Laughing pale K, actually I was calling Bzoo before but because of the French language I decided to change it to B-Zoo. Sounds much better now! Very Happy drunken

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this is it is at home! bounce
It is this pride Mojo crocodile! cheers sunny sunny drunken


Congratulations Jean-Luc! Very Happy

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The cool thing about the Incredible Creature croc is that it fits in nicely with the WIldlife Wonders collection : )
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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Tue 26 Jun - 21:00

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@SeanieP wrote:
Great photos Christophe...I cannot wait for my Mojo croc. I do see they got a little sloppy on painting the teeth but everything else looks great. Do you have a Schleich croc to compare with both the Mojo and Papo?...I am on the fence about purchasing the Papo croc. bounce

Thanks, Shawn

Here is a pic, not very good but fast made Wink With the older SCHLEICH because I really don't need the new one !

My point : Go for the PAPO and MOJO, they are excellent Very Happy



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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Tue 26 Jun - 21:08

@SeanieP wrote:
Got the Papo one yesterday and have the Mojo one on order...thanks for pics.

My pleasure Shawn Wink

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Sat 8 Sep - 18:16

today, i had one in my hands at a local shop.My disappointment goes on.
the sculpt may be nice but the head looks crooked, ther#s too much green and the teeth are nothing but cones covered with a thick layer of white paint.
the same problem actually with the Colorata C.porosus, although there's at least a variation of the cone size,....
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Again, I really like the figure position, but after looking at the walk around pics again, is the upper snout just slightly a bit too curved? I say slightly, because from some angles it appears that way.
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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Tue 18 Sep - 13:59

@PeGe wrote:
today, i had one in my hands at a local shop.My disappointment goes on.
the sculpt may be nice but the head looks crooked, ther#s too much green and the teeth are nothing but cones covered with a thick layer of white paint.
the same problem actually with the Colorata C.porosus, although there's at least a variation of the cone size,....

Philipp, I also don't like teeth of Mojo crocodile, always told it here and Mojo knows it too. It is hard to intend to make a very realistic croc with this kind of teeth but we know the reasons for it. About the teeth color I also don't like but green color is common in Nile crocodiles, there is some color variation color among the several subspecies of Nile crocodile, we are used with those from Mara river eating gnus that are not green at all but you find often olive green crocodiles in other regions of Africa and I know that you know it. I understand your thought, Komodos are not green but brands love to give green coloring to all reptiles. geek
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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Tue 18 Sep - 17:59

@Roger wrote:
@PeGe wrote:
today, i had one in my hands at a local shop.My disappointment goes on.
the sculpt may be nice but the head looks crooked, ther#s too much green and the teeth are nothing but cones covered with a thick layer of white paint.
the same problem actually with the Colorata C.porosus, although there's at least a variation of the cone size,....

Philipp, I also don't like teeth of Mojo crocodile, always told it here and Mojo knows it too. It is hard to intend to make a very realistic croc with this kind of teeth but we know the reasons for it. About the teeth color I also don't like but green color is common in Nile crocodiles, there is some color variation color among the several subspecies of Nile crocodile, we are used with those from Mara river eating gnus that are not green at all but you find often olive green crocodiles in other regions of Africa and I know that you know it. I understand your thought, Komodos are not green but brands love to give green coloring to all reptiles. geek
Which other crocodile do you recomend me considering these range of figures? scratch alien
hey roger,
i have to disagree. Beige,grey,brown and some greenish greybeige are the most frequent parts of the colouration in my eyes, at least of all Nile Crocodiles (neither with subspecies id or not) i saw in various zoos and vivaria.
Some green also comes from algae.
For nile crocodile, i have to recommend the Papo adult which is sure best, also Lineol, i also like my Colorata saltie and the Nayab Croc, whether C.cataphractus or not.
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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Tue 18 Sep - 20:43

I agree the MOJÖ FUN Nile croc is not perfect and PAPO is still the king... Nevertheless, even with cone teeth, upper snout too much curved, too dark green scales it is a very fine second... Which one else ?

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PostSubject: Re: The 2012 MOJO FUN Nile crocodile walkaround by Kikimalou   Tue 18 Sep - 20:54

@PeGe wrote:
@Roger wrote:
@PeGe wrote:
today, i had one in my hands at a local shop.My disappointment goes on.
the sculpt may be nice but the head looks crooked, ther#s too much green and the teeth are nothing but cones covered with a thick layer of white paint.
the same problem actually with the Colorata C.porosus, although there's at least a variation of the cone size,....

Philipp, I also don't like teeth of Mojo crocodile, always told it here and Mojo knows it too. It is hard to intend to make a very realistic croc with this kind of teeth but we know the reasons for it. About the teeth color I also don't like but green color is common in Nile crocodiles, there is some color variation color among the several subspecies of Nile crocodile, we are used with those from Mara river eating gnus that are not green at all but you find often olive green crocodiles in other regions of Africa and I know that you know it. I understand your thought, Komodos are not green but brands love to give green coloring to all reptiles. geek
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i have to disagree. Beige,grey,brown and some greenish greybeige are the most frequent parts of the colouration in my eyes, at least of all Nile Crocodiles (neither with subspecies id or not) i saw in various zoos and vivaria.
Some green also comes from algae.
For nile crocodile, i have to recommend the Papo adult which is sure best, also Lineol, i also like my Colorata saltie and the Nayab Croc, whether C.cataphractus or not.

Thanks for your reply, but none of them belong to the same kind. Papo croc is twice the price, Lineol is a vintage and Nayab a low price figure. Anyway what to say about the broken neck of the Papo croc? Poor coloring? Lack of dark markings? bisible Seans? Poorly textured bottom? Shapeless ventral part? Expensive? Rubbery plastic? Doesn't you agree with it too? Suspect I know it very well, I had it several times in my hands but never bought.
Surely Papo croc has lot of good things too, better teeth and upper jaw and a spectacular fantasied pose. But Mojo has also a lot of good things, in my opinion better in all other points.
I don't know the others but you are right, the Nayab is not identifiable and those are surely not the proportions of a grown up crocodile, teeth doesn't look bad once it is with mouth closed but a not identifiable figure is never good for me.
In the same price range of Mojo you have the Schleich unknown crocodile, Wild Safari unknown crocodile, CollectA Nile crocodile and you agree that all of them are not as nicely done. Anyway it is nice when there are some different opinions and I enjoy reading yours. Very Happy

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