"I was just thinking about how this art scene has evolved over the last 15 years that I have been involved (street, pop surreal, lowbrow, graffiti, illustration, whatever, I have been involved with all these genres). There's good and bad changes for sure. I was also thinking that I have met and befriended so many artists in my career that I cannot write and be critical of any type of art without
A photo posted by Eric Nocella Diaz (@argonautresins) on Dec 12, 2014 at 7:13am PST"As the year closes out I'll be adding some pieces to the store from a few older runs I kept on the side for new followers who missed out. For those of you who asked about the metal (aluminum) Tuttz Mini cat I have put a few up in the online store" (Priced at US$50 each) - Eric Nocella Diaz for Argonaut Resins.
DC Comics Movie Poster Covers - Depicts Comicbook Superheroes & Villains in Classic Feature Film Posters!
DC Comics unveils 22 Upcoming Movie-Mashup Comic Book Covers and I am left smiling from ear-to-ear! Some are perfectly blended, some are "WTF"-hilarious (I'll let you figure decide for yourselves), but most of them feature my fav films too! Here are some of my favorites, with all 22 images uploaded here on PopcornX Facebook."Inspired by classic Warner Bros. movie posters, DC Comics’ newest batch
And while I've not had the privilege of owning the "1/6 Synthetic Human Test Body" from TOA Heavy Industries, folks and friends have been raving about it … and seems a new figure will make it's debut and soon, specifically at the coming weekend's Toy Soul 2014 (Dec 19-21, 2014) in Hong Kong - via booth #B09-B16, within the Sen-Ti-Nel booth! BUT alas there will be no items sales this time, so
GLITCH Network and God Complex reveals images for their new TSUKUYOMI 1/6th Scale Collectible Figure, with a pointer to go WHERE to order the item. Singapore's The Falcon's Hangar has it listed for pre-orders priced at SGD$320 per (Preorder Open Date: 16-12-2014 / Close Date: 12-01-2015) with a launch date scheduled for April 2015. I will not be surprised to see it on display at the coming Toy
It's all about the "props", folks! (At least for me personally…). I had always had a "thing" for miniature sized / scaled "props", specifically sized 1/6th, and had through the years of active collecting, been hoarding amassing products and accessories to be used in toy dioramas, including products from Barbie, 3D magnets and even pencil sharpeners! Then of course here was my "gashapon -phase"
By name, the notion and image of BABY GROOT from MARVEL's Guardians of the Galaxy movie has charmed many a folks across the globe, and hankering for toy and collectibles has been hugely popular (based on my own blog's stats :p) … Hot Toys is rolling out a new product, adding to the frenzy, and it sure looks great! Introducing LITTLE GROOT in 1/4th-scale (I would arguee "Why not 1:1 scale?" but
BattleGrip reader clark has sent over a pic showing off new Marvel Hot Wheels toy cars (Amazon.com search*) in stores, meaning that the collectors out there had better get to their local shops and try to find these. These were seen at a Dallas area ToysRUs, so there’s a good chance I just completely missed them when I visited the... Read more →
You could always order the softcover edition of IDW’s Judge Dredd: City Limits* trade paperback. Fantastic artwork, really fun story, this trade collects the first dozen issues of IDW’s Judge Dredd run and I’ve been quite happy with the work. Or — as long as you hurry — you could order the limited edition version of City Limits. Only 15... Read more →
Lunartik's “PLASTIK SURGERY, An Illustrated Handbook and Workshop Guide to Creating Custom resin cast Designer Figures, Level .1.”
Matt JOnes AKA Lunartik shares with folks his "Trade Secrets of a Real Toy Designer" and on how to "Create your very own resin cast Custom Designer Figures" with “PLASTIK SURGERY, An Illustrated Handbook and Workshop Guide to Creating Custom resin cast Designer Figures, Level .1.”!PRESS: "This workshop guide is a “Level .1.” handbook, which means that it was written especially for beginners. You
SUBMISSIONS BY: Shenly Yee WHERE: www.dcreativeaholic.com / Facebook / IG @dcreativeaholic WHAT: TOYSREVIL's Have A Happy Christmas Contest 2014 VIEW MORE CONTEST SUBMISSIONS: Click Here Contest Has Since Closed. Winner To Be Announced Christmas Eve!
Dragatomi will be closing it’s brick and mortar location on December 24th, and will remain an online retailer. As well they have teamed up with Sacramento-based "Unseen Heroes", "and will use their facilities as a satellite location. We will have a small selection of items that can be purchased from there. We will also continue to have releases, signings and gallery shows at their beautiful new
Been a while since we've seen any "World War Robot" AKA WWR toy action from 3A Toys, but seems the year ending 2014 will go out with a bang with 4 x 1/6th-scaled Releases! Well, they did say "December was WWR Month" :) December 24th will see the release of: CIVIC ROTHCHILD MK2 Bertie CIVIC H/S MULE AKA BIRDCAGE December 24th will see the release of: CIVIC ROTHCHILD DROPCLOTH 1.5 ROTHCHILD
Jeremy Madl of MAD Toy Design celebrates his birthday with a 24hour sale with 38% off, by entering coupon code: "GETTINGOLD". Purchases via www.madtoystore.com starting 12 midnight December 17th (CST) - Happy Birthday, Jeremy!
FUNKO PRESS: "Are you missing The Walking Dead during the mid-season break? Funko has you covered! The walkers and survivors of The Walking Dead have gone miniature once again! Seventeen brand new character variations are now available in adorable blind box form! Available in February!"
PRESS: "Sideshow Collectibles is excited to announce Hot Toys as the sole distributor for Sideshow Collectibles’ Star Wars products in Asia. Hot Toys and Sideshow have a long history of partnership in bringing high quality collectibles to fans, and now the collaboration will get even bigger. Hot Toys will distribute Sideshow’s finely crafted sixth scale figures from the Star Wars saga throughout