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- 06/22/13--15:56: _Best Toy (right now)
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- 06/24/13--19:30: 'Dragon Boy Happy Pack' from Martin Hsu
- 06/24/13--20:00: UME Skulls by Rich Page for 'Cardiff Tattoo and Toy Convention'
- 06/24/13--20:23: More Generations Hoist Transparent Test Shot Images
- 06/24/13--20:30: #SDCC2013 exclusive: Revolver girl Arctic edition by Rotobox
- 06/24/13--20:34: Transformers Monstrosity #10 Cover Art by Livio Ramondelli Previewed
- 06/24/13--22:12: Name That…Bottle
- 06/25/13--00:35: Gentle Giant Announces the Droid you’re looking for at SDCC
- 06/25/13--00:40: Seen: Michelle Valigura and Bwana Spoons -- Fuck Shit Up
- 06/25/13--00:51: Seen: Jermaine Rogers -- Comfort for the Desperate Children
- 06/25/13--01:20: Mattel Disney PLANES: Target 4-Pack Lands + Updated Buying Guide
- 06/25/13--01:22: Itokin Park x Amanda Visell x Michelle Valigura -- New Sofubi Protos
- 06/25/13--02:26: Coarse The Passage (7.6)
- 06/22/13--14:33: Evolving (with opposable thumbs)
- 06/22/13--15:56: Best Toy (right now)
- 06/22/13--16:01: Unknown Plastic Soldier
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3DRetro prepares to release their first Japanese vinyl figures produced, with Nathan Hamill's OCTOPUP - with the first edition (aptly) dubbed "CHERRY POP"! Standing 2-inches tall, made in Japan sells for US$10.00, Cherry Pup will be released tomorrow, 6/25 at 1pm PST on 3DRetro.com.
"…3DRetro x Nathan Hamill are only producing extremely small runs of each color so make sure to get yours while they last … The very first edition is being released on Nathan's birthday 6/25 and is a clear cherry candy flavor-way in honor of that fact that June is National Candy Month (no joke!) … Octopup is the newest character from Nathan and this little guy will be coming out every month in a different color in extremely limited edition."
Martin Hsu will be releasing a "Dragon Boy Happy Pack" - featuring a new release of a set of 6 mini prints (sized 5" x 7"), for a grand price of only US$15 for the entire set! Ourcase here via www.martinhsu.com and enjoy!
Rich Page of UME Toys shares with us what he'll have in-store at the coming Cardiff Tattoo and Toy Convention:
PRESS: "Introducing the 'Skull' editions to the UME line-up. These hand made and hand painted resin collectables have been given a distinctive aged skull paintjob. If you'd like one to come and live on your toy shelf they will be released at the Cardiff Tattoo and Toy Convention, and then online in the UME Store."
The Covenant of Primus delves into the depths of Transformers mythology to reveal the backstory thats previously only been hinted at. Encased in an interlocking Autobot emblem that when pulled open emits Transformer sounds, this tome is a gift to humans from Alpha Trion, one of the ancient Thirteen Primes"the first of the Transformers. Little is known about Alpha Trion, and the rest of the Thirteen Primes have been shrouded in mystery"until now.
Thanks to the ebay seller who has posted some new images of the Transformers Generations Hoist Test Shot action figure. We have some more looks at the new Generations figures that will be coming our way soon. These images again show a version of the toy that is in all clear plastic with more shots of the robots and alternate vehicle mode complete with crane and winch. Check out the Transformers Generations Hoist figure below for the full details now.
"Official" product info from Kuso Vinyl about their SDCC 2013 release: Revolver Girl Arctic edition by Rotobox. Standing 7 inches tall, comes with 2 revolvers and a mini comic. Limited to only 50 pcs, available at KusoVinyl's booth #5642 for US$75.
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IDW Publishing's Transformers Monstrosity #10 cover art has been revealed by Livio Ramondelli on his Deviantart page with an interesting little comment: "Megatron returns, and he's unhappy."
What did the world do before portable beverage containers?
We had the pleasure of stopping by Subtext last weekend for the opening reception of Troy Coulterman’s show, Tangible Absurdities. His art pieces featured a number of resin sculptures with almost frozen in time facial expressions that showed such raw emotion. Troy also made his way all the way from...
Ralph McQuarrie’s early designs of C-3PO are uniquely different from that of the final screen version. Based on original pre-production illustrations for Star Wars: A New Hope, this mini bust displays a fascinating look at McQuarrie’s conceptual development of the beloved protocol droid. Digitally sculpted by the master artisans at Gentle Giant Ltd. using [...]
This past Saturday evening, Michelle Valigura and Bwana Spoons opened their joint show, ‘Fuck Shit Up’ at QPop. Each artist showcased their signature aesthetic with a large collection of work. Michelle offered an impressive variety of ceramic pieces including one-off sculptures (Mecha Godzilla, a Bull, a Cowboy, and our favorite...
Jermaine Rogers opened his ‘Comfort for the Desperate Children’ at Scion AV Installation on Melrose this past Saturday evening. In the venue’s tradition, the show featured a new collection of product created for the exhibition including a new book, apparel including a sweet Dero 72 biker style jacket, small format...
“Lane Change” spots them out at Target … These are the only two box sets listed so unless a surprise pops up at WM or TRU, these are it (there are no 7-packs listed). These are the only two box sets for now – there are two more scheduled for later in the year at [...]
Itokin Park has been hard at work on a series of three new sofubi figures, two of which were done in collaboration with Amanda Visell and Michelle Valigura. Painted protos of the sofubi trio were shown at this past Saturday’s ‘Fuck Shit Up’ opening. From left to right (above), there’s...
We’ve all come to expect the unexpected from Coarse. However, with their newest limited-edition sculpture, ‘The Passage’, Mark Landwehr and Sven Waschk have obliterated the line between their elaborate exhibition sculptures and their art toys in terms of concept, ambition, and complexity. This new, original sculpture continues the ‘Souls Gone...
This weekend I’m working, so my usual Saturday craft marathon hasn’t happened – bu
A mommy friend, Patricia, had Jacques the Peacock for her daughter and all the babies were mesmerize
Well, if you missed him as a DVD Box Set exclusive or as a Kmart exclusive, the John Lassetire is coming back (with Jeff Gorvette in a regular retail 2-pack release). For the geeks, some things to note …First John Lassetire is NOT on the poster either as a single or as a 2-pack.They are [...]
If you’re an avid blog reader, you may be feeling a little turned upside down by Google’s impending shutdown of it’s popular RSS Reader – it’s execution is scheduled for July 1st. I thought this might be a good time to remind people of some other reader options. And my favorite option – why don’t [...]