Kasey Tararuj (One-Eyed Girl) will be attending Designer Con 2014. She'll have several new hand-sculpted and hand-painted pieces that will be for sale at Booth #1133. She'll have a pair of custom series available. The Kritters and Cronies will range from $50-100 per piece. Also, there will also be several Furry Monsters available. They'll be priced at $65.00 per piece.
Sideshow Collectibles has announced release details for their their 1/6th scale Luke Skywalker: Red Five X-wing Pilot figure. Featuring a remarkable portrait of Mark Hamill as the Rebel hero, Luke has donned his flight suit and harness, removable helmet, visor and comlink.
The figure is currently available to pre-order for $239.99. You'll need to wait about a year though, as it's expected to begin shipping in October 2015.
The Luke Skywalker: Red Five X-wing Pilot figure includes:
- Helmet with Visor and Comlink
- Detailed Flight Pressurized G-Suit
- Flak Vest
- Life Support Unit with Chest Pack Straps
- Gear Harness with Belt Flares
- Data Cylinders
- Flight Boots
- Right and Left Relaxed Flight Gloved Hands
- Right and Left Flight Gloved Fists
- Right Force Gesture Flight Gloved Hand
- Signal Flares
- Support Stand with Yavin Base Flight Deck Graphic
- SIDESHOW EXCLUSIVE: Right and Left Ungloved Hands with Bunched Flight Gloves for 'Pre/Post Flight' Display Option
3A Toys has released a trio of pumpkin-headed baddies over at Bambaland. The 3AGO figures - these are the ones that measure 8" in height - will be available for $45.00 each, or as a 3AA set featuring the exclusive Milky figure for $120.00. The set also includes Charkin and Zombkin, which you can pick up as singles.
Hot Toys has announced another of their high-end Star Wars collectible figures – the 1/6th scale Stormtrooper Collectible Figure. Crafted based on the image of Stormtrooper in Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope, the figure features meticulously crafted Stormtrooper armor and helmet, detailed weapons, and a specially designed figure stand.
Sideshow Collectibles currently has the figure available to pre-order, priced at $199.99. It's slated to begin shipping in August 2015.
The 1/6th scale Stormtrooper features:
- Pair of fists
- Pair of relaxed palms
- Pair of palms for holding weapons
- Gesturing left palm
- Stormtrooper armor
- Black under-suit
- Stormtrooper belt with leather holster
- Pair of white boots
- Blaster rifle
- Blaster pistol
- Specially designed figure stand with Stormtrooper nameplate and movie logo
Rivet is hosting Looking From The Inside Out, a three artist exhibition featuring returning artists J.Shea, Patrick Maxcy, and Steven Russell Black. This show will feature 2D work from all artists.
The opening reception will be held on Saturday, November 1st 2014 from 7PM to 10PM with the exhibition remaining on display through November 30th.
Tomenosuke has announced a new green colorway of their Calliope Jackalope and Heathen Snake Skelve vinyl figures. The Bitter Mantis colorway. The Sofubi figures will be unveiled at Designer Con 2014, and Tomenosuke will begin selling them on November 16th 2014 at 11:00AM for Japan and other countries (except North America). Sales will be limited to only 60 pieces each.
Freshly unearthed from a shallow grave, the remains of six victims have been recovered, from an ancient Cornish burial ground, in time for Halloween.
Available from the Skelevex store on Friday October 31st 2014 at 11.59PM GMT (7:59PM ET) will be the Skelevex: Shallow Grave Mummy (Halloween Edition). Measuring around 2" tall, the hand-cast and hand-painted resin will feature a weathered and bloody style with gory clear resin head wounds. Each one comes in a black body bag with printed header card. This version is limited to 6 pieces and will be priced at $29.99 plus shipping.
The Jinja (The Soapstone Lion) auction goes lives today (October 30th 2014) at 8PM GMT (4PM ET) over at this eBay link. Each auction will last 10 days, finishing on Sunday November 9th. Also, there will be only 30 blank Soapstone Jinja figures available - in addition to the customs. And while the photo below shows a few customs, there are several others from the following artists:
Peter Lord (Aardman founder), Rich Webber (Purple & Brown / DC Funnest), Merlin Crossingham (Wallace & Gromit), Gav Strange (Aardman / JamFactory), Sarah Matthews (Aardman / BernysPlace), Sam Hadley (Slumberbean), Danny Capozzi (Aardman / Hero73*) and Peskimo.
Ben rejoins Ayleen and George for another episode of Toy Break. This week's episode(#330), entitled Back Without Fear, looks at 8-Ball Radioactive Rumblers, Slenderman, and Zombies At War...all while they're in costume.
DKE Toys has announced another of their Designer Con 2014 exclusive releases. In conjunction with Good For You Toys, they'll be releasing the Princess Hildy figure from their Django Uncloned series. Limited to a run of 30 hand-cast and hand-painted 3.75-inch tall figures, it will be available for $55.00 each.