BANKRUPTCY! Fourth design of my first individual Custom Dunny series: ART OF WAR REJECTS. Available in November at Designer Con. More info soon! The market is crazy and all stocks are hitting rock bottom! Dow Jones? More like DOWN Jones! It’s a jungle out there, and you have do everything you can to survive in the wild Neandertown! #igorventura #custom #dunny #kidrobot #redmutuca #arttoy #
UK-based artist Chris Squink welcomes Halloween with THIS piece named ‘The Last Laugh’ (presumably becoz he survived the apocalypse while others didn’t :p), on sale this Thursday October 27th @ squink.bigcartel.com! Will update further details when they are made know. Updated on Twitter @squink. The WIPs of Chris’ sculpt looks awesome! May there be MORE zombie dunnys to come!
"Trick or Treat! If you missed out on this little chap at his debut at NYCC and you fancy adding a little UME goodness to your Halloween collection now's your chance. Standing just over 3.5 inches tall PB is hand made and comes in a header carded bag."”PB Pumpkin” from UME Toys can be had here for £33.00.
ThreeA Toys at TFCon over the weekend saw the display debut of GENERATION ONE / G1 MEGATON! S cheduled for a 2017 debut,check out more snaps of the unpainted prototype on my Transformers-dedicated #trandformersrollout-blog, especially his weapons! As well on show was their G1 OPTIMUS PRIME (previously featured), and thanks to Josh Coldiron’s coverage (on his Instagram @noritoy), we also get to
Back in the nineties, Playmates added the Robotech toys to their ExoSquad line, creating a bizarre hybrid line of toys branded both Robotech and ExoSquad (find at Amazon.com*). An odd choice in my opinion, and one that didn’t save the ExoSquad line from extinction. The series — both animated and toyline — never got the respect it deserved at the... Read more →
Since it’s design reveal, the Andrew Bell-designed on Gary Ham’s Autumn Stag has been revealed by Pobber, along with word of the 28-inch tall figure’s pre-order starting Halloween October 31st on pobber.com (exact time TBC). Are you ready for the WINTER REINDEER: NIGHTSTALKER Edition? More information as they are revealed. Updates on Instagram @pobber!
Last week I shared two Allen Nunis Star Wars illustrations from Challenge magazine (first post, second post), and today it is time for a third incredible piece of Star Wars art by Nunis. I love how Nunis always constructed scenes for the West End Games Star Wars roleplaying game (find at Amazon.com*), and this scene of a human smuggler and... Read more →
Well, I can now say that the Star Rovers series wasn’t alone in lifting Star Wars designs for gaming. This Space Patrol ad from the May 1978 issue of Dragon magazine clearly shows a Stormtrooper, making me now want to chase down the game for a look at the interior artwork. Related articles December, 1980 Ad for Fantasy Modeling Magazine... Read more →
Clears and test pulls of OFFSPRING to be had at Kurobokan’s booth 1123 at this year’s Designer Con (Nov 19-20, 2016)! Designed by Paulus Hyu, unpainted prototypes were on show at the Pobber booth in this year’s STGCC2016 in September, and we look forward to be seeing more of this french bulldog-inspired figure in the scene! Stay connected to @paulushyu and @kurobukan on Instagram for updates!
October is usually a slow month for Gunpla releases as Bandai lulls a bit before blitzing us at year’s end. But don’t worry, we still have plenty of stuff to talk about including a new Titanium MG kit! Bandai just doesn’t stop surprising! Kits featured in this episode: – 1/100 MG RX-0 […]
From Laura Copeland AKA Haus Of Boz comes PUMPIE - A Halloween Special one-of-a-kind custom-Dunny, available 27th October 2016 (8.00pm BST) via www.hausofboz.bigcartel.com, priced at £74.99 GBP. ADORABLE, can? :)"It's autumn! Halloween's a-comin' and Pumpie has been growing his costume from a seed. It's finally ready, and after several meals of pumpkin-based recipes, he's carved it out and boy,
Seen above is an image of a 3D-render of Mike Mitchell’s "Tree Hugger" (done by “Slid3”) … and shown below at MondoCon is the Rocket Raccoon & Groot “TREEHUGGER” VINYL for Unbox Industries and MONDO! Pre-order is slated for “Early 2017”, with a SRP: TBD - stay tuned to @mondotees on Instagram and @mondonews on Twitter for updates! With the new incarnation of the celluloid Rocket and Baby Groot
Custom 1/6th-scale BATMAN figures for the Batman 100% Exhibition is fully revealed (Since my previous feature), and shared here today for your online gawking pleasures! Folks in Tokyo, Japan can head-up to the Roppongi Izumi Garden Gallery, before the exhibit ends October 25th. I am personally rooting for KNIGHTFALL to be made into a production figure from Hot Toys, thanks!
From “new” toy brand “Overtoys” comes an upcoming “JOKER” in 1/6th-scale, featuring the likeness of the late Heath Ledger as the infamous nemesis of the Batman, as seen in Chris Nolan’s “The Dark Knight” (AKA “Batman 2”). Featuring Production Design by “Viper”, this incarnation of the Joker seems to feature rooted hair, and a different face-sculpt, seen in earlier releases from Hot Toys - most