The hope was promised with sweet taste, but life cannot escape from the bitter ending.
Saxon earned his position in the early years with several little buddies; the K of Spades was the youngest yet most ambitious one among them. Saxon had a dream of establishing his own kingdom.
Together the buddies snatched smaller gangs and swallowed their turfs; little by little they were getting closer to their dream. But the desire of human beings, driven by their greediness, became a monster; they could hold each other in poor, but not in wealth, till eventually death tore them apart… As the gang was only a few steps away from total success, the K of Spades turned away; Saxon was set up and sentenced for life, his wife and children were killed one by one. A desire devoured by another.
However, Saxon already prepared himself a way of escape; he stashed a batch of gold and diamonds before being locked behind bars. The K of Spades beat and tortured him, sent him enough death threats, but K could not get the answer. Saxon got used to all these, until the day he was diagnosed with cancer. He was getting old and skinny; time deepened the wrinkles on his face like a carving knife.
He made an appointment with the Diamonds family. This is the last thing he must do before his death...
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DAM TOYS GKS001 Gangsters Kingdom - Side Story - 1/6 scale Saxon 12-inch figure (CICF 2014 Exclusive) will come with 1/6 scale Head sculpt (Nice HS. Reminds me of Ed Harris), 12-inch Action figure body, White shirt, prisoner clothes, Leather shoes, Metal handcuffs, Metal ankle bracelets, Palm / hands x five (5)
DAM Toys seem to be releasing very different exclusives for each different market. That's fine by me since I'm not a prisoner (pun intended) to my hobby and not a completist either. So you get some and some you don't. So what? Enjoy what you have haha
“Courage and luck” tattooed on Saxon’s right arm and “Beginning and end” tattooed on his left arm.
The art seems to be inspired by Mike Mignola, famous for creating Hellboy and the United States Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense (BPRD).
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