Sep 26, 2012
Lou Pimentel x myplasticheart – Wing Fang Clan (9.27)
So by now you probably know that mphlabs has collaborated with Lou Pimentel on the forthcoming Junior sofubi – a younger version of his Cranston Fellows Jr. character, made in Japan. Now comes word of the ‘Wing Fang Clan’ from myplasticheart – a membership club for those looking for rare editions and those who want to ‘collect ‘em all’. For a $150 membership fee, clan members will receive three highly coveted unpainted Junior editions as they are produced, exclusive right to buy future unpainted editions during the membership period (through the sixth unpainted release) and first access to painted editions (except for 3rd party exclusives) during the same membership period, a members only signed/numbered Junior print, and access to a members only group with secret, advanced intel on all things Junior.
Memberships go on sale on Thursday (9.27) @ Noon EDT. Be sure to check out the Cranston Fellows Jr. and Friends Facebook Fan Page to sign up and for the latest details on the Wing Fang Clan. Finally, while it has yet to be shown – myplasticheart has announced that Cranston will debut @ NYCC with the ‘Ghost Blossom’ edition.
Shawnimals – Sneak Ninja NoTM (10.3)
Just in time for All Hallow’s Eve, comes Shawnimals’ boo-tastic October Ninja of the Month, Sneak Ninja. Cloaked in a ghost suit, Sneaky Ninja is out for your candy – beware! Limited to 100 pieces, this hand-made plush also includes the usual NoTM accoutrements—fancy hang tag, as well as a character sticker and button. Sneak Ninja will drop on Wednesday, October 3rd @ 1 PM CDT (11 AM PDT) from the Ninja Shop.
DTA Exclusive “Night Dreamer” Benny by Okedoki & “This Is Your Brain” by Mikie Graham (10.13)
The Designer Toy Awards ceremony will not only have announcements of winners of a number of categories, but they will also have some special releases taking place. First up is the release of Okedoki’s “Night Dreamer” Benny figure. Limited to 28 pieces, the ceremony will have only 3 pieces in hand. Each Benny is hand customized by Tam and come signed, numbered, and housed in a laser etched bamboo box for $350. Next up is a run of 5 “This Is Your Brain” customs from Mikie Graham, which was last seen at SDCC. This run will come packaged in black cardboard box with removable print and comes signed and numbered for $45 each. This event is free to the public and will open at 8PM!
The 2nd Annual Designer Toy Awards' Ceremony
311 West 57th St.
New York, NY 10019
TRUTH Games x Grody Shogun – Flavor Monsters
Grody Shogun has collaborated with TRUTH Games to help to bring the Flavor Monsters to life. The Flavor Monsters come from a new game app, where you must fight off these monsters in order to save the world! You can also find out more about the Flavor Monsters at one of their Gaming Tour stops, where you can demo the game and take a photo with a Flavor Monster at the 45 Flavors booth. They will also be releasing various colorways at each of the stops. Not able to attend one of these stops? Well Lulubell Toys will be releasing the Pink Brute, Lime Gunk, and Black Nasty versions today at 1PM PST. Each Flavor Monster stands 3” tall and will retail $15 each.
Exclusive Wooper Looper for Gary Ham’s “Dead Wood” Show @ Stranger Factory (10.05)
Stranger Factory is proud to announce the solo show of Gary Ham, entitled “Dead Wood”. Coinciding along with “Bewitching II” this show will feature a number of Halloween inspired pieces on different mediums, from wood, to plush, and even vinyl. There he will also be debuting his new vinyl Toytem figure and an exclusive Wooper Looper in the Stranger Factory colors of black and orange. The Exclusive Wooper Looper is only limited to 30 pieces and will be available only through Stranger Factory. The show will take place on Friday, October 5th from 6-9PM.
109 Carlisle Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106