Oct 23, 2014
Toy Art Gallery x Paul Kaiju – Lavender Pollen Kaiser (10.24)
Toy Art Gallery will release their Lavender Pollen Kaiser from Paul Kaiju on Friday (10.24) @ Noon PDT for $145 from their webshop. The new edition of the popular 10” soft vinyl figure features a lavender vinyl with a gold, black, red, yellow and silver paint design by Paul Kaiju, executed by Shirahama. This new lavender Kaiser also includes the figure’s signature removable staff weapon and a red doll eye.
Frank Kozik –- Barney X Debuts at DesignerCon
Here’s a look at Frank Kozik’s new Barney X resin figure, minus some final paint details. This first Oakland edition of his mashup of civil rights era politics and the flinstones is ready to stir things up, by any means necessary. Digitally sculpted by Bigshot Toyworks, the new figure looks great. Limited to 50 pieces, Barney X will be available for about $100 at DesignerCon.
Cameron Tiede – Scrambled Wood: Decimus Reveal
Here’s a look at Cameron Tiede’s fourth and final figure of Wood Candy Workshop’s upcoming Scrambled Wood Series One release at DesignerCon (11.8 – 11.9). The first figure to feature glasses, Decimus also fittingly sports the roman numeral, X, for ten on his chest. Perhaps the ‘smartest’ of the bunch, Decimus was hand-crafted by Cameron from four woods (Cherry, Maple, Paduak, and Walnut) and yes, features four points of articulation (magnets). He and the previously revealed other three characters (Auggie, Bricker and Crispy) will be available at DesignerCon with special show pricing to be announced shortly.
Oct 22, 2014
Leecifer – Halloween Pickle Baby (10.24)
It’s Halloween and Leecifer’s Pickle Baby wants to celebrate too! Sporting a handsome orange and black marble vinyl, the “Halloween” edition Pickle Baby will be available this Friday, October 24th in Lee’s webstore HERE. Hopefully these will make it out on time to help spook your trick-or-treaters at the door!
Jason Freeny x Mighty Jaxx – Dissected Gingerbread Man
It may only be October, but Mighty Jaxx is already thinking about December! They’ve teamed up with Jason Freeny to bring to you the Dissected Gingerbread Man. These decorative pieces will be perfect for your Christmas tree, fireplace mantel, walls, what have you! These will be available very soon as a Pre-Order through the Mighty Jaxx webstore, which will give them enough time to get them into your homes be December. Each Gingerbread man will measure 6” and will be available in an original version HERE for $20 and a DIY version HERE for $15.
Taylored Curiosities – Worry Beans
Worry warts are a thing of the past, check out Taylored Curiosities newest figures, Worry Beans. Adorned with real acorn hats, the Worry Beans are hand-sculpted and painted with an aged face effect. Each set comes with a Worry Bean, Worry Beanlet, instructions, stickers, and a badge. These measure 1.5” tall and will make an amazing gift for your friends, family, or even yourself. Find them available HERE in brown or green for $10 +S&H.
Nerviswr3k x SubUrban Vinyl – Original Vinyl Figure
Customizer and artist extraordinaire Nerviswr3k has something cooking up with the folks over at SubUrban Vinyl. From the teasers we see, it looks to be his very own production vinyl figure! This is a big venture for both companies, as it’s SubUrban’s first vinyl production piece and Nerviswr3k’s first production toy. Stay tuned for more news on Nerviswr3k’s newest creature.
Mike Mitchell x Mondo – Lil Mikey Pre-Order
The moment I know a lot of you have been waiting for! The release announcement of Mike Mitchell x Mondo’s Lil Mikey vinyl figure. This is the very first vinyl toy figure that Mondo has lined up for next year and they are starting the year off with a banger! Lil Mikey is now available for Pre-Order HERE for $105 (includes free worldwide shipping) with expectations of shipping in Q1 of 2015. This 9” cowabunga=ing turtle also features articulation in the head and melty TMNT popsicle.
Oct 21, 2014
Arkiv x Visual Ark – Mickiv Coma White (10.25)
Arkiv and Visual Ark are following up the release of the Classic Grey Mickiv vinyl with the new Coma White edition. This monochromatic edition features a white body with sparing use of gray accents for just a touch of contrast. Limited to 200 pieces, Coma White will be released on Friday October 25th at 8 AM PDT for $100 (includes global shipping) from visual-ark.com.
Ferg –- Black and Blue 8-inch Misfortune Cat
Ferg and Playge are about to unleash a big helping of Misfortune. The 8” Black and Blue Misfortune Cat is the latest in the ongoing 8” series. Looking sharp, this one features gleaming eyes with blue irises and black pupils as well as a translucent deep blue tongue. And… there’s a Blue GID Chase (1:8) which looks really nice.
Oct 20, 2014
Dave Dick – Satori Kappa Resin Figure Release (10.31)
Dave Dick is happy to announce his very first original resin figure Satori Kappa will be releasing on Friday, October 31st. The Satori Kappa figure stands 2¾” tall and was designed and sculpted by Dave, then cast and finished by Pretty in Plastic. Each figure will have hand painted details and will be signed and numbered in an edition of 40 pieces. They will each also come with a button, certificate of authenticity/mini-print. They will be available over at Planet3Toys when the end of October rolls through.
There is also a chance you can score one for free. All you have to do is follow Dave over on his Instagram HERE for a chance to win! Stay tuned for photos of Satori Kappa.
Super7 x P.P. Pudding Halloween Nut Chan (10.30)
Super7 has teamed up with P.P. Pudding to release a very special Halloween edition of Nut Chan in the signature Super7 clear orange vinyl with black details. This figure stands 3” tall and will be released on Thursday, October 30th at Noon PST for $25 both online and in store!
Cameron Tiede –- Scrambled Wood Reveal: Auggie
Oooh. Here’s a look at the first figure in Cameron Tiede’s upcoming Scrambled Wood series (previewed), debuting at DesignerCon (11.8-11.9). Auggie features inlaid wood detail and four points of articulation through the wizardry of magnetism (neck, shoulders, and waist). Cameron hand-crafted the limited-edition figures from four hard woods (Walnut, Cherry, Maple, and Padauk) in their natural state, using only oil and wax to condition the surface. Auggie has a fun, retro appeal and we’re curious to meet his other three buddies to be revealed daily through Thursday. Cameron has done a nice job with his new Wood Candy Workshop brand, first with last year’s Chester, intricate one-offs throughout the year, and now Scrambled Wood.
Oct 19, 2014
Lucky Lucy 2014 Halloween Android Release
Its that time of year again! Dead Zebra are proud to present this years 2014 Halloween release, Lucky Lucy. This release features a double-headed design, one being a happy smile and the other a gruesome scowl. You’re going to want to make your way over to the Dead Zebra shop on Tuesday, October 21st at 11AM EST and more at 11PM EST. Limit 2 per household for only $10 each.
SUCKLE Series 2 Kickstarter Soon
Just when you thought you had completed your S.U.C.K.L.E. collection, Sucklord and DKE Toys are scheming on Series 2, featuring brand-new sculpts from October Toys’ George Gaspar. Here’s a look at the three WIP sculpts previewed so far including Crystal Pharaoh, a D&D inspired dice head character, and Star Chump (above). Be on the lookout for an upcoming Kickstarter for the new project. In the mean time, subscribe to the SUCKLE Friends mailing list for the latest breaking project news.
Oct 17, 2014
Doktor A. – “Dead of Night” Edition Bella DelaMere
Doktor A. is celebrating Halloween with another fantastic toy release with Arts Unknown. Feast your eyes on the “Dead of Night” Edition Bella DelaMere figure, which is limited to 175 pieces. This blood splattered edition will be available at 11:59PM on October 30th (UK Time) through the Arts Unkown Webstore (HERE) for $105. Doktor A. will also have some AP’s (25 pieces) available via his webstore HERE for $136.
Minty Fresh Exclusive Poker Monkey by Joe Ledbetter (10.20)
Joe Ledbetter’s brand new Poker Monkey has finally been revealed! This Minty Fresh exclusive will be available beginning on Monday, October 20th at 10AM PST only thought he Minty Fresh webstore. This brand new edition features Joe’s monkey playing a game of cards, rather than sipping on his morning coffee. The Poker Monkey is limited to 100 pieces, produced by Munky King and will retail 95€ S+H.
Oct 15, 2014
Sergey Safonov x Montezuma’s Revenge – Govra EP and GovraPod
Sergey Safonov has collaborated with Montezuma’s Revenge (soundcloud), a metal band of fellow Russians, on an intriguing monolithic sculptural release featuring a musical interpretation of his mysterious Govra character/figure. The Govra EP features the band’s original Govra track plus four remixes. Blending his design talents into the project, Safonov created the GovraPod, an enigmatic sculpture housing a flash drive featuring the Govra EP, remix ready source files, photos, and a digital poster. The Govra EP/GovraPod is available directly from Sergey’s web shop for $90 (includes worldwide shipping).
Blamo Toys – Birdman
The Birdman has just flown into Blamoville and is looking for a new place to setup basecamp! Birdman may have been mocked by the Jays when he was younger, but now even the eagles admire him for flying higher and faster than anyone else in Blamoville. He's the only one to nearly collide with Sputnik Jr. as it fell from orbit and although his sonic booms cause quite a commotion when the dinner bell rings, he is never late for dessert. In his spare time, Birdman lifeguards at the Kalamazoo from his perch high up in the cumulus clouds. Quite the catch, this one. Birdman is carved from Monkey Pod wood and stands approximately 9” tall. Each figure is handmade, which may result in minor imperfections that will give each piece a unique touch. You can find them available HERE for $160 each.
Oct 14, 2014
Fools Paradise – Golden Gummy Keiko “Born to Lottery” Edition
Available now through Fools Paradise is the new “Born to Lottery” Edition Golden Gummy Keiko figure. These are limited to 100 pieces, with only 50 pieces available through Fools Paradise. You can find them HERE for $250, which includes Global EMS Shipping. This release features a transparent bear outer case with a resin figure of Keiko in a sitting position in the inside, which can be removed if you choose to display them separately.
Toy Art Gallery Triple Drop with Toys from Paul Kaiju, Secret Demon Services and T9G (11.15)
Toy Art Gallery will be releasing three new toys this Wednesday (11.15, 12 PM PDT) from their webshop -– Luftkaiser by Paul Kaiju, Smalmack by Secret Demon Services and Nekotaro from T9G. The new Luftkaiser edition (4”, $45) features lavender vinyl with a gold, blue, red and silver color scheme painted by Shirahama. The Smalmack Uncle Woman Edition (8.5”, $70) is cast in orange vinyl with a purple, blue, red, metallic green + pink design painted by Secret Demon Services. Finally, the cute Nekotaro Mike Version (3”, $30) features a snappy calico-in-suspenders design.
Oct 13, 2014
Miscreation Toys - Blank GID Iron Monster
Available now from Miscreation toys is their all new sofubi figure, The Iron Monster. This toy was inspired by the evil robot in the 1939 horror film The Phantom Creeps and stands 15” tall! The Blank GID edition is available now for Pre-Order HERE for $165 each and will only be open for a couple weeks. They are aiming to ship these out anywhere between late November and mid December.
Cometdebris – 2014 Halloween Unclucky Bags
It’s that time of year again! Cometdebris will be releasing his Halloween Unlucky Bags on Saturday, October 18th at 10PM PST. These bags will include custom figures, signed and numbered limited editions, test shots, unpainted figures, BRAND NEW figures (2 of them!), and custom Zagorans in every large bag. There are three different sizes to choose from:
Small - Includes 2 different figures: 1 mini and 1 medium. $111.
Medium - Includes 4 different figures: 2 minis and 2 mediums. $222.
Large - Includes 5 different figures: 2 minis, 2 mediums, and 1 Zagoran. $333.
You will find these available in the Cometdebris store! We are hoping Koji will share some photos of these brand new figures very soon!
Mintyfresh Exclusive Good Morning Sunshine by Joe Ledbetter
Mintyfresh is teasing their upcoming exclusive edition of the Good Morning Sunshine monkey by Joe Ledbetter and Munky King. This time around, Joe’s monkey has woken from his grumpy slumber and is now trying his hand at cards. Perhaps this new edition will also carry a new poker-related name. It’s always great to see a new edition that offers something new beyond just a new color scheme. This one will drop shortly, stay tuned.
Oct 10, 2014
The Beast Brothers x Huck Gee – 8” Lost SKullendario Azteca
It’s been too long since we’ve seen a collaborative release from The Beast Brothers and Huck Gee. For those waiting on a new Skullendario Azteca release, they’ve got you covered with this new 8” “Lost” edition. Deep in the jungle the Lost Skullendario army gathers to conquer the enemy and whoever that stands on they’re path. This custom release will only be available for 24 hours beginning on Friday, October 17th. Each figure is handpainted and is signed by each artists. The “Lost” edition features magnetic accessories, green Swarovski crystals, a custom flag, and are packaged in a laser engraved wooden crate. Each custom will retail $475 + S&H. Find them available in the Beast Brothers webstore.