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HIDDEN FORTRESS & Friends for #STGCC2014

TOYSREVIL'S I LIKE TOYS - 16 October, 2014 - 00:27
Booth AA17 at the recent STGCC2014 had one of the most tremendous of showings for indie art toys for the annual event, primarily from The Philippines - under the HIDDEN FORTRESS banner - featuring a spectacular line-up of makes and styles from friends and toy-designers! I had spent a ton of $$$ there, and in time will feature the toys individually (because they are worth it), but meanwhile, here
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EVIL RYU by Kinetiquettes On Order Now!

TOYSREVIL'S I LIKE TOYS - 15 October, 2014 - 22:36
Truthfully, I am not exactly a "connoisseur" of "statues". I might blog about certain select genre pieces, but am not a personal collector of (my sole bust I owe is an excellent one of "Keylon Jakes" mini bust from Eric Nocella Diaz) … but one thing I can appreciate about statues, are the ones designed where the character is in a frozen moment of "action" (as opposed to a "pin-up" feature), and
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#NeverBeenMade: GLAM BEASTS by Patricio Oliver + DGPH

TOYSREVIL'S I LIKE TOYS - 15 October, 2014 - 22:02
Spotted this 80s-fueled retro awesomeness on Patricio Oliver'a Facebook and needed to find out what they were and where they are now! Turns out they were done for now defunct brand "Red Magic", featuring both his designs, and fellow Argentinian designers DGPH on the 3" tall "Animody" figure! Read on for a lil'Q&A I had with PO! and more images to gawk at, along with Song Lists I requested, to
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#INKTOBER2014 Feature: Jerry Teo

TOYSREVIL'S I LIKE TOYS - 15 October, 2014 - 20:09
WHAT: *#INKTOBER is essentially an art challenge whereby folks draw an ink illustration each day for everyday in the month of October. In this series of blog-features, TOYSREVIL will showcase an artist each day(-ish) and their works for Inktober 2014 - Along with a lil' Q&A, of course!* WHO: Jerry Teo WHAT: Freelance Illustrator and creator of "Rex Regrets" WHERE: www.teo-ology.com SELECT STYLE
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#INKTOBER2014 Feature: Jeff Ranjo

TOYSREVIL'S I LIKE TOYS - 15 October, 2014 - 20:09
WHAT: *#INKTOBER is essentially an art challenge whereby folks draw an ink illustration each day for everyday in the month of October. In this series of blog-features, TOYSREVIL will showcase an artist each day(-ish) and their works for Inktober 2014 - Along with a lil' Q&A, of course!* WHO: Jeff Ranjo WHAT: Story artist at Walt Disney Animation Studios WHERE: jeffranjo.tumblr.com SELECT STYLE
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Vote for Bohna Skully Contest for #ToyConUK2015

TOYSREVIL'S I LIKE TOYS - 15 October, 2014 - 09:06
"Blue Frog and The Toy Chronicle had a contest to design a DIY Skully and get a chance to have your custom be a part of the Bohna Skully event at ToyCOn UK 2015. I was chosen as one of the three finalist so I would like to show my design and hopefully if people dig the design they can click on the facebook and instagram links and give it a vote. The artist with the most votes by 12:00PM Tuesday
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Govra EP & the GovraPod from Sergey Safonov

TOYSREVIL'S I LIKE TOYS - 15 October, 2014 - 08:28
Sergey Safonov announces his newest project made in collaboration with musicians, the result of which is the GOVRA EP featuring sample tracks and images of Sergey's work made specifically for said project."Moscow sludge/stoner metal band Montezuma's Revenge was inspired by the Govra story and composed the hymn of the mysterious enigmatic goddess. Their friends made four fantastic remixes to the
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Review – Hot Wheels The Wolfman

Battlegrip.com - 15 October, 2014 - 04:14
Continue reading: Review – Hot Wheels The Wolfman
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Release of Kubé DIY Platform from Helmemates

TOYSREVIL'S I LIKE TOYS - 15 October, 2014 - 04:00
From Syracuse, NY-based artist Mosi Armstrong comes the impending release of a new Do-It-Yourself platform to join the toy scene; called Kubé (KOO-bay)."Kubé is a 4" tall resin toy with no moveable parts and is meant strictly as a do it yourself platform similar to Kid Robot's Munny figures. Like the other DIY figures, it will be customizable with sculpting clay, paint, etc." - added Mosi.SRP is
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"Derailed 2: Electric Boogaloo" @ Cardboard Spaceship (Opens Nov 1)

TOYSREVIL'S I LIKE TOYS - 15 October, 2014 - 03:30
Cardboard Spaceship will be hosting group art show DERAILED 2 : ELECTRIC BOOGALOO at Woot Bear in San Francisco, opening November 1st, 2014 - featuring over 50 artists working on the All City-Style model trains from Bigshot Toyworks. "Derailed 1" was held in May 2008, so this'll be quite a comeback show! Participating artists include folks familiar to this blog; Oliver Hibert, Jesse Hernandez,
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Spotted Online – Custom Masters of the Universe Classics Galactic Faker

Battlegrip.com - 15 October, 2014 - 03:26
This is one great custom! Posted over at Toy News International is this customized Galactic Faker action figure created by user Dark Horse. A fun custom Masters of the Universe Classics toy is something I’m always ready to share, and looking this one over makes me wonder how it would look with that custom “Battle-Damaged Faker upgrade kit I linked... Read more →
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2014 Halloween Unlucky Bags from Cometdebris

TOYSREVIL'S I LIKE TOYS - 15 October, 2014 - 03:00
Halloween Unlucky Bags from Cometdebris will be on sale October 18th at 10:00 PM Pacific (October 19th at 2:00 PM Japan) via cometdebris.com. Available in 3 sizes: *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. "As with previous
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Star Wars Bounty Hunter Porcelain Busts from 1998

Battlegrip.com - 15 October, 2014 - 02:45
From the summer 1998 issue of Star Wars Insider magazine (Amazon.com search*) comes this full-page ad for Boba Fett and Greedo orcelain busts. Now keep in mind that this was before companies like Sideshow Collectibles started creating dozens of amazing Star Wars statues and collectibles, so stuff like this was quite a bit more uncommon then than it is today.... Read more →
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Wood Carved BIRDMAN from Blamo

TOYSREVIL'S I LIKE TOYS - 15 October, 2014 - 02:32
"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
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Kenner-Style Action Figures (Twilight Zone and ReAction) at Hastings!

Battlegrip.com - 15 October, 2014 - 02:22
The 3.75-inch scale retro action figure trend continues to expand, and now I’m finding both the Twilight Zone (Amazon.com search*) and Funko’s ReAction Figure series (Amazon.com search*) at the Hastings near my home. Now finding the ReAction series in stores isn’t an entirely new experience for me, but I was completely stunned to find the Twilight Zone action figures for... Read more →
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Funko Pop! Disney: The Jungle Book & Robin Hood!

TOYSREVIL'S I LIKE TOYS - 15 October, 2014 - 01:30
Funko rolls out a couple of Disney classic movie cartoon themed Pop!s and they look pretty animal-orable! First up is the 3-piece Mowgli, Kaa, and Shere Khan from "The Jungle Book" … then from "Robin Hood" comes Robin Hood, Prince John and Sir Hiss! (2 x Tigers and 2 x Snakes? Hhhmmmm I smell a 'pattern' here … ;p) All of whom have a October availability schedule, so time to check in with your
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4C System Roleplaying Game PDFs

Battlegrip.com - 15 October, 2014 - 01:05
A mention of the 4C System came up here at battlegrip.com a few weeks ago and I figured it was worth posting the PDFs for anyone who wants them. You see, this was created back in 2007 as a “retro clone” of the old Marvel Super Heroes roleplaying game of the eighties (see Wikipedia) and along with co-author Michael Hammes... Read more →
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Spotted Online – Unpublished Six Million Dollar Man Boardgame

Battlegrip.com - 15 October, 2014 - 01:01
Back in the 1975 Parker Brothers published two different Six Million Dollar Man boardgames. The Six Million Dollar Man boardgame was a standard “roll and move” game, using a spinner in place of a die as race around the board drawing and playing cards. Nothing too exciting or unusual about this game. The other Six Million Dollar Man game from... Read more →
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TAG Triple Release Wednesday on Oct 15: new Luftkaiser, Nekotaro & Smalmack

TOYSREVIL'S I LIKE TOYS - 15 October, 2014 - 00:52
ces.jpg" imageanchor="1" > Toy Art Gallery will be releasing a trio of toyness this Wednesday, October 15th 12PM PST via shop.toyartgallery.com, featuring Paul Kaiju’s Luftkaiser, Secret Demon Services’ Smalmack and T9G’s Nekotaro! Here be product pics and write-up: WHAT: "The Luftkaiser is cast in a lavender vinyl with gold, blue, red and silver spray. It stands 4 inches tall and is articulated
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The Coming of BoBaCat from Catmask (#StarWars #BobaFett themed toy goodness)

TOYSREVIL'S I LIKE TOYS - 15 October, 2014 - 00:32
This is essentially a "headsup" post, with no particular availability info/details as yet, except for the name of the piece: "BOBACAT" - along with a kicka$$ double shotgun - coming from Thailand-based toy maker known as "Catmask". Star Wars x Boba Fett-themed bootleg self-cast toy goodness FTW! And the Catmask helmet is PERFECT for this resin incarnation, methinks! Stake out his IG @
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