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.
Oct 09, 2014
COARSE Toys – The Passage “Ignited Monochrome” Edition (10.21)
COARSE Toys is out with a brand new release, the “Ignited Monochrome” edition of the Passage. Ruth, along with the Void and Omen set sail on this GID release. The boat measures 16” x 8.5” x 11” and includes Ruth, GID Void (w/ removable mask) gripping the oars, his henchman, and an omen. There are also 16 c-o-a-r-s-e cubes included in the package, 10 GID and 6 solid colored. This set will be available on Tuesday, October 21st at 9AM PST. They will be available HERE for roughly $500.
Oct 08, 2014
Mishka x Kidrobot – The Bad News Bear Dunny
At long last the Bad News Bear Dunnys from Mishka and Kidrobot are finally here! The Bad News Bears will be available in 3” and 8” sizes in two different colorways, Kodiak and Polar. There will be a pre-order available during NYCC at the Mishka booth #110, which is where a lot of you will be able to get a glimpse of these rad new figures in person! The official release date will be on Friday, October 24th via Kidrobot Online, KR SF, KR Vegas, and select retailers. The 8” Polar edition is a KR Exclusive and the Kodiak 8” Dunny will be available at Mishka stores and select retailers. *SIDENOTE* One lucky customer who purchases the 8” Polar Edition Dunny will have a chance to get the Kodiak and both 3”ers absolutely free!
Oct 06, 2014
David Flores x BlackBook Toy – TTF Exclusive “Day and Knight” Edition S.M.I.L.E.
BlackBook Toy are happy to announce the new S.M.I.L.E. colorway by David Flores. The “Day and Night” colorway will be available at this years Taipei Toy Festival. This colorway is half yellow and half black and also comes with a bonus unpainted gloss bk, "Yami"(闇). There will only be 15 sets available at TTF and 18 pieces will be available online on October 17th at Midnight Tokyo time. Find them available HERE for roughly $20 each.
Oct 05, 2014
Toy Art Gallery x Cannibal Kaiju – Rotting Reaper Corpse Thrashout Edition Lottery
Toy Art Gallery is currently offering the first painted edition of their Rotting Reaper Corpse sofubi from Michael Pro via lottery. The striking Thrashout Edition features translucent black vinyl spiked with glitter as well as silver+red sprays. First released back in 2013 in an unpainted edition, the Rotting Reaper Corpse stands an imposing 11” tall, while his included 3” omake companion has a small removable helmet.
The Rotting Reaper Corpse Thrashout Edition is available via lottery until Monday (10.6) at 12 PM PDT for $85. To enter for a chance to purchase the figure drop a line to email@example.com with ‘Rotting Reaper Corpse Lottery’ as the subject and be sure to include your paypal address and shipping info. Winners will be chosen randomly and notified within 24 hours of the close of the lottery.
Oct 03, 2014
Brent Nolasco – “Trick or Treat” Blood Thirst at NYCC 2014
Brent Nolasco will be having a second release at the myplasticheart booth #113. His Blood Thirst figure was produced by TAG and features orange, yellow, green silver, black sprays and a bunch of detailed brush to give it that Brent vibe we all know and love. The “Trick or Treat” edition Bloodthirst will be very limited. While we’re on Brent, we may as well look back at his other release, his “Mako” edition Hunter figure (HERE).
Ron English – Star Skull Vinyl Kickstarter Campaign
Ron English’s Star Skull has been used in many of his paintings and it’s about time its being made into a vinyl toy! “The Star Skull signifies the “stars in our eyes”; society’s undying obsession for fame and recognition that outlives our bodies.” For this production to happen, he Is in need of your help! Ron has started a Kickstarter campaign to help fund this project and has included a ton of worth while pledge levels. Some of them including Kickstarter exclusive colorways, prints, One-Offs, and even a lunch at Ron’s + studio tour and gallery hopping. Be sure to take a look at the Star Skull Vinyl Kickstarter Campaign HERE.
Andrew Bell – Back to Back Black Toy Release Tour
Alright folks! Here’s the skinny on Andrew Bell’s Back to Back Black Toy Release Tour! The first stop will be NYCC beginning on Friday, October 10th at the myplasticheart booth #113. Andrew will be at the booth on Saturday at 2PM to sign and sketch. The next stop will be at Designer Con beginning on Saturday, November 8th where he will be signing at his booth all weekend. Then there is the Black Friday sale on November 28th where the remaining figures will be available in his webstore!
On the list of releases are:
“Squid Ink” O-No Sushi – 90 pieces – $35
”Blackest Knight” Last Knight – 200 pieces – $75
”Blackened” O-No Sashimi – 90 pieces – $45
”Nightcrawler” Can of Worms – 90 pieces – $55
”Black Gold” Dealmaker – 50 pieces – $35
”Black Box” Glop in a Box – 30 pieces – $120
BLObPUS – Devilish Baby, Kaijin Docross and Kaijin BLObPUS Lottery
BLObPUS has a few Halloween themed releases for you! Each release is available lottery style. All you have to do to enter is to send over an email to shopping[at]blobpus[dot]jp with the following information:
The first item up for lottery is a collaboration with Lulubell Toys and Masayoshi Hanawa. The Jack-O-Lantern edition Devilish Baby, which will go for $80 + S&H. Then there is the Kaijin BLObPUS and Kaijin Docross with the price of $56 + S&H each. We wish good luck to all those who enter!