Explicit scenes added to film of Team GrisGris horror games for September theatrical run
Cast, more details to be announced later
2nd special video features 2nd season's opening
Manga compares making tonkatsu with DJing at a club
A video "Show Report" of Wonder Festival 2015 (Summer) by the folks at HobbyLinkTV as reported on by Syd, Ryan, Lindsay, and Anna. Great stuff!
Witness the "Super Minion" = a 1/6th-scaled custom figure utilizing the yellow Minion imagery, with this banana-loving critter on steroids as if boosted via the nefarious mind of Gru! Completed by local designer Drayson Phua AKA Vectorscum, complete with a base and multiple weapons of destruction and death! MUAHAHAHAHAHA This is his submission for the Little Shop of Horrors group show
Wonder Festival 2015 (Summer), and besides the Joker Nendoroid and Cool Girl Reboot I had posted on TOYSREVIL, I've also uploaded further images of anime-related collectibles on my #iNotOtaku! hobby blog! Featured below are the toys featured so far (Click on image to go to the dedicated blogpost for more info and images) Ichinose Hajime & Utsutsu Nendoroids (from "Gatchaman Crowds" anime)
Folks collecting 1/6th-scaled articulated action figures in the early 2000's might remember the "Cool Girl" line - which saw a bevy of femmes all decked out in killer gear and fantasical fashions released by BBI and subsequently Takara … alas, the last time we (TOYSREVIL anyways) heard anything was the Catwoman figure in 2008.QUICK HISTORY: ""Blue Box Toys and Takara Japan got together to create
Lunar Toy Store has shared an image of SparkToys' companion to War Within Optimus Prime, a War Within-style Megatron figure! Currently it's at the concept design phase, but given the positive response to WW Optimus Prime it's got a pretty fair chance. Read on to see the image!
An unpainted prototype of Joker Nenodoroid from Good Smile Company spotted on display at Wonder Festival 2015 (Summer), alongside a (Dark Knight Rises) Batman Nendoroid (below screengrab via HLJ video). Based on the late Heath Ledger as the Clown Prince of Crime - no further product details revealed as yet for he "Villains Edition" - as sculpted by JUN (E.V.) & Nendoron.
Fairy Tail spinoff focuses on members of Sabertooth Guild
Hitomi Harada performs opening theme; Mikako Izawa, Yuka Iguchi perform ending theme
Series based on mobile RPG debuts worldwide on October 10
Also: magazine to publish new manga by Hell's Kitchen author Gumi Amashi
This 1979 newspaper article from The Argus Press talks of the licensing history of the toy industry, starting with the “Teddy Bear” in 1903 and running all of the way through 1979, the short article is actually a pretty decent overview for anyone unfamiliar with the history of licensing in the toy industry. These days, of course, licensing is far... Read more →
Now this isn’t the first time that we’ve seen an Ultra Magnus newspaper ad from the eighties. Back in April I posted a 1988 ad, but what makes today’s ad so special is that it’s from May of 1986, before Transformers: The Movie* hit theaters. At the time this ad ran we didn’t know much at all about Ultra Magnus,... Read more →
Short centers on elementary school student who is a folklore storyteller