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Kathie Olivas’ Lucy Curious and Neptune (7”) from Kidrobot continues the story from the recently released Dark Harbor mini series—co created with husband Brandt Peters. Echoing the strong sculpts of the minis, the larger sized figure is a looker from Kathie’s signature-style girl to the animal/machine sea horse. Love Neptune’s... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Vinyl Pulse
Prehistoric Ice Cream, while we’re not sure it’s tasty, it sure is cute. Unbox will release special mixed parts Little Dino—‘Dino Ice Cream’ figures (~ 4”) from Ziqi on Saturday (12.9) at 4 AM PST on their webshop for $70 (+ s/h). As with other mixed parts drops, each dino... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Vinyl Pulse
If you missed out on last weekend’s sold-out release of Sofb Boy from Taku Obata and Unbox, you have another chance, perhaps the last one. Due to overwhelming demand, they are offering the figure once again as a 24-hr timed release which started earlier Friday and runs through Saturday (12.8)... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Vinyl Pulse
Bunnywith is back! That’s right, Alex Pardee’s classic, armless Bunny is back. You’ve enjoyed him in plush and molded pvc, and how comes a brand new vinyl version (8”) from Mighty Jaxx. So that’s all good, any downsides? Only one, Bunnywith will only be available for 24 hours beginning on... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Vinyl Pulse
Six TwentyEight has clear on its mind with two new MITT editions slated for Fuckaiju—Finest United Convention for Kaiju— on December 10th at The Hub in Hong Kong. The Invisible MITT starts with a clear MITT and features minimal color sprays to his bumper car and clothes to give the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
Amanda Louise Spayd and Chris Ryniak’s Curious Forest exhibition, held over the weekend with Tomenosuke at Tokyo Comic Con, proved to be quite popular—to no one’s surprise :) There are however a small number of pieces still available, which Tomenosuke will offer online via their Curious Forest site beginning on... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
Super7 will launch several new ReAction figures this week including a brand-new Iron Maiden series featuring four officially-licensed versions of Eddie. Inspired by various album covers, Eddie will be available as a British Red Coat soldier, WWII era pilot, axe-wielding beast, and an evil pharaoh. The Iron Maiden ReAction figures... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
Amanda Visell released The Imperials, a blind-box style series featuring seven hand-crafted Star Wars baddies done in wood, back on Black Friday. She’s mentioned that these will only be available for a short while longer, so if you haven’t seen these or have been on the fence, now is the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
Oooh… It looks like Ziqi and Unbox have another batch of treats on the way with this teaser of Mixed Parts Ice Cream Dino vinyls. No release info yet, but we’re assuming (well, more like hoping) that since these made the Unbox IG, that there will be an online drop.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
The day has come… Unbox will release SOFB Boy by Japanese sculptural artist Taku Obata on Saturday (12.2) at 7 AM PDT from their webshop for $85 (+ s/h). Highly anticipated, these should go quickly. If you miss this first opportunity, Unbox has your back with another online drop planned.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
Mighty Jaxx has teamed up with Nathan Cleary once again for another Simpsons inspired release. Check out the D'OH The Unlucky Cat, which will release on Saturday, December 2nd for 24 HOURS ONLY starting at 7AM EST for $119 (includes global shipping) over at Mighty Jaxx. Each figure will be... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
In development for three years, Tara McPherson’s Stella and Flux were shown in proto form at DesignerCon and are now ready for their debut in an unpainted green sofubi edition from Tomenosuke + Circus Posterus. The beautiful yet enigmatic lady / sea creature hybrid stands 8.75” tall and is available... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
Amanda Louise Spayd and Chris Ryniak are in Japan (or will be very shortly) for their special Curious Forest exhibit (‘Fushigi No Mori’) at the second annual Tokyo Comic Con (12.1 – 12.3). Presented by Tomenosuke, the show will feature a bevy of whimsical creatures—one-offs and small editions—from both artists.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 29, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
Toy Art Gallery is once again the go-to USA source for the latest and greatest Spongebob sofubi from Secret Base. The Gold Xray Spongebob DX features a gold painted design with color accents on the left and a clear + embedded gold glitter skeleton on the right. The figure comes... Continue reading
Posted Nov 29, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
There’s big Arcane Divination news. Kidrobot has just released the 20” Clairvoyant Dunny by J*Ryu. Available in both a standard Antique Black edition (200 pcs) and a KR-exclusive Pearlescent White, the new release lets the detail from the previous 8” size shine in the larger format—each curve and nuance all... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
One very lucky collector of Otto Björnik's has just commissioned this amazing piece that we just had to share with everyone! With this piece, Otto has used a 20" Munny to help house a smaller 5" Munny within its stomach. Dubbed "Artemis", this piece also features hand-sculpted details to capture... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
With the resurgence of KAWS figures over the last year, it is safe to say that KAWS x MEDICOM is definitely not dead. Recently shared on KAWS' instagram is what looks to be a new figure based on the "Small Lie" sculpture from his installation last year in the UK.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
Blackdots lets loose with the first of a series of officially-licensed Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ‘Supr Vinyl’ sofubi figures. Bebop, the hip-hop boar turtle nemesis, stands 10.5” tall with a strong sculpt by Kenth Toy Works. The standard color edition is available now for pre-order over at Yamakichiya for 13,500... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
Scott C. launched his toy adventure with The Great Showdowns 3.75” carded action figure set pitting Ghost against would-be Buster at SDCC. The result? Sold out! If you missed out the first time around, Scott has your back with The Great Showdowns V2 featuring a neon green ghost and a... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
It’s been awhile since we’ve had news on Martin Hsu’s Dragon Boy Super. So we’re pleasantly surprised to share the word that the new 2-piece vinyl set featuring Dragon Boy (5”) and Blacky (3”) is done and will drop on Cyber Monday (11.27) at Noon PST over at Core1 for... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
Friday saw the release of the Mr. Watt Anatomical Dunny (5”) from Johnny Draco and Kidrobot. The darkly whimsical Mr. Watt makes clever use of the Jason Freeny-designed Anatomical Dunny sculpt with a story split across the two halves. Blissfully unaware Mr. Watt on the left, and struck-by-lighting victim on... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
ToyQube has just announced the release of Alex Pardee's Half A Nice Day figure in the "Negative Ed" colorway. This would be the second release of this 10" figure and is just as gruesome as the first. You can find them available now through ToyQube HERE for $95 (+ s/h). Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
With a very successful Designer Con weekend, Justin Ishmael made it out with a few leftovers from his booth. First up are the massive GALLIGANTUS figures in a mixed part marble. Each figure stands 11" tall and comes fully assembled with ball and chain accessory. They come randomly blind bagged... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
Tara McPherson will be at myplasticheart on Saturday (11.18, 2-4 PM) to sign her stylish new Wonder Woman figure—with Lasso of Truth—from Kidrobot. If you haven’t yet purchased one, mph will have you covered with stock on-hand. Tara McPherson||Wonder Woman Signing myplasticheart 210 Forsyth St. New York NY 10002 646.290.6866 Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse
If you’ve been waiting for word of a release for Junko Mizuno’s upcoming Hana figure, news of the Hana Early Prototype edition will be welcome indeed! Lulubell is now taking pre-orders of this special edition through Tuesday at 5 PM PST (11.21) for $95 (+ s/h) via the Lulubell store.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2017 at Vinyl Pulse