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Welcome to the September 2016 edition of Reactor-88's Custom Corner. This month we’re featuring Zard Apuya. What’s your name? My name is Zard Apuya. People sometimes think it's my 'artist' name because they've never heard of a name like it before. It definitely saves me from having to think of... Continue reading
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Beware of the Garuda Poultry Rex! Ron English’s prehistoric chicken-dino is ready to roar once again with a muted rainbow design hand-painted by none other than Candie Bolton. Extremely limited, Garuda will be released from Toy Art Gallery’s webshop on Thursday (9.29) @ 12 PM PDT for $145 (+ s/h). Continue reading
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The Last Ride flips the script a bit on Fools Paradise’s Coin Rides Game series. Recently seen in several FP releases, Lowfool (aka Batman) is front and center once again, albeit in a puzzling and befuddling moment. Rather than hopping on an child’s amusement ride version of his signature vehicle... Continue reading
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DKE will be at NYCC this year with a booth brimming with artful action-figure style resins, pins, and more. Here’s a quick rundown of their second and perhaps last series of announcements. While action-figures have dominated the Star Wars homage/parody market, the too-cute Jawa Bunny (12”, 30 s/n pcs, $45)... Continue reading
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myplasticheart will debut Otto Björnik’s new Mogu resins as NYCC exclusives. Recurring characters in his drawings and illustrations, the mushroom forest sprites have sprung to 3D life. Twins Kali (blue, 4”) and the seated Kana (red, 3”) spread cheer far and wide, from their elusive forest to your shelf. Each... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Vinyl Pulse
Clutter continues to roll out their NYCC lineup. Next up is the icy cold Smorkin’ Superman Jerome Monger (4”) by Frank Kozik and the production duo of Rotofugi + Squibbles Ink. Down with all flavors, the latest Jerome is all about the rainbow. Limited to 25 pieces, the slush-cast Superman... Continue reading
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Tenacious Toys has loaded up on exclusives for NYCC – resins, customs, pins and more. Here’s a look at their first wave of announcements including the Tenacious Blue Baby Fatts by BIG C (3.5”, 5 pcs, $60), three custom Dunnys by Cat Atomic (3”: $75, 5”: $130, and 8”: $300),... Continue reading
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DKE will be at NYCC this year. Yep! They will be exhibiting at the East Coast’s premier convention for the time in a long time. Now that they are not in the distribution game directly anymore, they are focusing on increasing their show presence beyond SDCC and DesignerCon. DKE will... Continue reading
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As part of their NYCC plans, Clutter will release an exclusive edition of new Galaxy Bedtime Bunny & Uamou sets ($80) at their booth [#603]. The popular cosmic collabo which began with the Le Rêve du Lapin group show, continues with these new sets featuring Uamou’s hand-painted galaxy design on... Continue reading
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Marsham Toy Hour brings to you a couple new episodes! Episode 28 features a special guest by the name of Dov of DKE Toys who talks about the business side of things. They chat about wholesale, distributing and how DKE became. Episode 28 gets a visit from Jeffrey Koh of... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Vinyl Pulse
Let’s keep this myplasticheart NYCC exclusive train rollin’! For all you Treeson and Bubi Au Yeung fans, the mph booth #113 will be dropping the new Be Kind & Silly Glow in the Dark Treeson figure from Fluffy House. The GID Treeson is limited to only 100 pieces and will... Continue reading
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Super7’s got a lot more coming to New York for NYCC 2016! Joining their booth will be some variant releases from their ReAction Figure line with Funko. First up comes the “Biohazard” Edition Alien Queen, which comes packaged in a clear wyland-yutani biohazard bag for $20. Then from the Universal... Continue reading
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Kyle Kirwan will be releasing an exclusive colorway of his Chlor resin figure through the myplasticheart booth #113. Chlor stands 5.5” tall and is a part of his Cavus Bloom series and is painted in a GID green. Each figure will retail $30 and will be very limited! We are... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Vinyl Pulse
Super7 will be exhibiting at NYCC this year [booth #126] and they’ve started to pull back the curtain on what they’ll be bringing to the big apple. Here’s a look at several newly announced vinyl figs including two new original editions: the red hot Wing Kong Maroon Baboon ($95) and... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Vinyl Pulse
As part of their NYCC offerings, myplasticheart will release exclusive Tamed Rose Bud series from Plushplay (Mariangela Tan). The soft-sculpture brings together plush and paper craft for a sublime floral vision. Each slightly different piece stands 5.5” tall and comes enclosed in a glass cloche (dome). These elegant pieces will... Continue reading
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Kidrobot has just released the new 10” Hooverville Labbits from Frank Kozik. Evoking the hardscrabble struggle of depression-era America, Hooverville features a scruffy down-on-his-luck sort, smorkin’ a cig as he walks the streets in his beat up overalls. The new Labbit is available in both a vintage black retail edition... Continue reading
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Toy Art Gallery has just released a new unpainted edition of the Uglydoll Mini Monsters from David Horvath and Sun-Min Kim. The Sunshine edition features eight 2” gacha figures--Babo, Jeero, Ox, Wage, Batty, Target, Ice Bat and Wedgehead in a pleasing, bright yellow colorway. The Sunshine Mini Monsters are available... Continue reading
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Bandai will debut the new Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Dino Megazord by Touma and Tokyo Vinyl at NYCC. The latest in a series of Touma’s Power Rangers visions, the new Megazord figure stands 8.5” tall and is limited to 850 pieces worldwide. Five-hundred pieces will be released in the USA,... Continue reading
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If you missed it at STGCC, Pobber will release the Huck Gee x Jon-Paul Kaiser Skullhead Samurai vinyl from their webshop on Friday (9.23) at 7 AM PDT for US$100 (+ s/h). The 9” collabo figure brings us a mean Samurai with a larger-than-life stylized vision of Huck’s trademark Skullhead... Continue reading
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It continues to spread and grow, claiming larger victims with each new evolution. That’s right, the unstoppable contagion has spread to the 5” Dunny. Clutter has two NYCC exclusive editions-- of Scott Wilkowski’s 5” Infected Dunny. Collectors can choose between Lavender-purple w/green skeleton—and Sour Apple—green with yellow skeleton. Officially licensed... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Vinyl Pulse
Wicked. As he mentioned in our webcam interview, Brent Nolasco has been planning to shift the style of his resin work, but up until now we’ve been waiting to see the new direction. First out of the chute is the The Eliminator (6.5”), the first in the rebirth of the... Continue reading
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Great news for all you Portlandians! Bwana Spoons and Gravy Toys will be opening up Good Gravy, a brick and mortar store featuring various sofubi toys, t-shirts, prints, pins, patches and whatever else you can stick to your jean jacket! The grand opening of Good Gravy will take place on... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2016 at Vinyl Pulse
Taiwanese artist Evan Shen has teamed up with a brand new toy manufacturer Thirsty to create their very first soft vinyl toy Pugzilla. It already looks as though they have a few colorways already planned four this undead pug, one of which seems to have a gummy texture, which we... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2016 at Vinyl Pulse
Buff Monster has a new Mister Melty sofubi hybrid figure ready and this time it’s in signature pink. In fact, it’s Marbled Pink featuring pink + clear marbled vinyl. This edition is available in both original and Zombie versions – each with hand-painted faces. The zombie edition also comes with... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2016 at Vinyl Pulse
Uamou fans are in for a cosmic treat at NYCC. myplasticheart has an NYCC (10.6 – 10.9) exclusive GID Half Galaxy Uamou figure from Ayako Takagi. The first-ever glow Galaxy format Uamou, the sofbui figure features a GID body layered with gold, purple, and green sprays. GID Half Galaxy will... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2016 at Vinyl Pulse