To create the title character of Mighty Joe Young, a combination of animatronics and computer generated special-effects were used.
In December of 2008, the Profiles in History auction house auctioned off the 9½ ft. high, 8 ft. wide, and 15 ft. long animatronic Joe, with the price set between $80,000 - $120,000

To create the title character of Mighty Joe Young, a combination of animatronics and computer generated special-effects were used.

In December of 2008, the Profiles in History auction house auctioned off the 9½ ft. high, 8 ft. wide, and 15 ft. long animatronic Joe, with the price set between $80,000 - $120,000