Bennings was Outpost 31's on site meteorologist and also happened to be one of the first characters of the 1982 film to be assimilated by the creature before being dowsed with kerosene and set alight by MacReady.
The solid purple colour resin minifigure straight from outpost 31 comes bagged with a header tag and include a blood test point.
Preview: Pickman’s Vinyls Thaws Out A Collection Of Cool Resin Minfigures That Pay Homage To John Carpenter’s “The Thing”
Known for their creative custom figures, Pickman's Vinyls recently launched THE THING RESIN MINIFIGURES SERIES, which runs January to June.
The figure even comes with a holstered revolver, flame thrower and Kurt Russell's epic beard.
Happy birthday Master of Horror JOHN CARPENTER!