Original Micronauts Art by Ken Kelly

Repto Kelly

Membros Kelly

Hornetroid Kelly

Terraphant Kelly

If you’re a fantasy art aficionado and have $350,000 burning a hole in your pocket, head on over to eBay seller Mister Sluggworths and buy up these original Ken Kelly oils. They were commissioned by Mego in 1979 and used as card and box art for the Micronauts series 4 and 5 (1979 – 1980) alien figures and vehicles.

Above you see, from top to bottom, Repto, Membros, the Hornetroid, and the Terraphant. Also for sale are Centaurus, Kronos, and Lobros. That’s 7 out of 8 of the original commissions being sold as a lot. Antron is the only one missing.

(Images via Mister Sluggworths/eBay)

10 Responses to “Original Micronauts Art by Ken Kelly”


  1. 1 leftylimbo July 3, 2013 at 4:52 pm

    Freakin’ EPIC! I had that Hornetroid thing. Man, diggin’ up all this micronauts stuff, dood!

  2. 2 Jason July 3, 2013 at 9:25 pm

    Someday I will dig through my boxes and find my Centaurus, with his glow-in-the-dark brain/mane combo, and epic crossbow. Someday…

  3. 3 christian July 4, 2013 at 12:01 am

    Must have.

  4. 4 2W2N July 4, 2013 at 12:09 am

    Let’s all throw some money in the pot and get it done. After my donation, we only need $349,980.

  5. 5 leftylimbo July 4, 2013 at 7:36 pm

    Oh yeah! I just scored big on a Lotto scratcher yesterday. After my donation we’ll only need $349,970.

  6. 6 Ed February 7, 2014 at 8:23 pm

    Hornetroid was the sh*t!!!


  1. 1 Micronauts: Antron, Membros, and Repto (1979) | 2 Warps to Neptune Trackback on October 21, 2013 at 2:06 pm
  2. 2 Ken Kelly Cover Art for Richard Avery’s The Expendables (1975-1976) | 2 Warps to Neptune Trackback on February 18, 2014 at 7:21 pm
  3. 3 Christmas Morning, 1979: Micronauts and Starcruiser 1 | 2 Warps to Neptune Trackback on December 22, 2014 at 4:14 pm

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