Funko will be adding a few new series to their BLOX line. BLOX are described as "Urban Art with distinctive cut-out styling and sculpted details, which are displayed in a mostly flat way." The figures stand in around 7" in height.
The DC Comics BLOX will include both Batman and The Joker (with those crazy, hypnotizing eyes). There will also be a KISS BLOX featuring The Demon (Gene Simmons). Both series will be available beginning on December 19th 2011.
ZacPac has announced the 3rd colorway of their vinyl toy collaboration with artist Ron English. Featuring Shark Teeth prints are on airplane body, this Mousemask Murphy in Shark Teeth Airplane colorway will be a Post No Bills exclusive (for their ENGLISH 101 show). Limited to 100 pieces, the figure features 6 points of articulation and is made in Japan.
Tonner has announced their Emma Frost Dressed Tonner Character Figure. This figure is limited to a run of only 300 pieces, and is currently available for $149.99. The Marvel Comics character includes a white cape, white boots, and a display stand. Look for it to begin shipping on October 1st 2011.
Motorbot has a special release planned for October. Trick or Teeth will be a run of mini figures available only during the month of October. There will be five different figures, with each 2" tall piece being made of solid resin. The series will be available on Friday, September 30th 2011 and will be available throughout the month of October.
Available in this series will be a Mummy Meathead, Frankenstein Booger, GID Ghost Goober, Zombie Hunch, and Vampire Treature. Each figure will come bagged with a header card. You'll be able to scratch off a portion of the back to reveal "Trick" or "Teeth". If you get "Teeth", you'll be able to redeem it for a mystery figure.
This Friday, September 30th 2011 at Noon Pacific, Super7 will be releasing two new vinyl figures. Leecifer's Charcoal Flame Honoo is cast in pearl grey vinyl with black and orange sprays. This figure will be available for $35.00 each. And the Skulletor Milton is cast in blue vinyl with dark blue, yellow and red sprays. You can pick up this figure for $25.00 each.
These might be my favorite versions of each of these figures. I mean, who doesn't like a Skeletor themed upside down ice cream cone.
Dark Horse will be releasing an exclusive Spider-Man statue for New York Comic Con. The Marvel Syrocos Spider-Man is packaged in the same litho-printed tin box that is the hallmark of the Dark Horse Syrocos line. It will be sold at the normal retail price of $49.99, with a limit of four per customer.
These special New York Comic Con exclusives will be available at 4:00PM on Thursday, October 13th 2011.
Dustin Nakagawa aka Hekstoy has submitted these original pieces to go along with his Gomi custom - for The Gumpy Show. They are limited to only five pieces, coming bagged with a header card and a removable Mini Gomi. You'll be able to pick one of these up for $25.00 at The Gumpy Show - on October 8th 2011 from 7:00PM to 11:00PM at Gunnzo in San Diego.
On October 6th 2011, Kidrobot will be releasing 25 versions of Kidrobot’s classic icon. The Fly Guys are 1" tall and made with zinc alloy and enamel paints. This blind foil series will retail for $2.95 each.
Joe Ledbetter has released the newest print in his "Mutant Bunny Print Series 2011". Print #7 is named "Hunny Bunny". It measures 5" x 7" and comes signed, numbered and watermark de-bossed for authenticity. Limited to an edition of 99 pieces, you can currently purchase one for $40.00.
Designer Con returns to the Pasadena Convention Center on November 5th, 2011. Admission will run $5.00 for the online pre-sale or $7.00 at the door. Starting at 10:00AM (until 5:00PM), scheduled activities include:
• Goodie Bags available for $5 each - 100 limited edition Designer Con bags filled with toys, magazines, pins, stickers, and surprises!
• Dr. Sketchy's Anti-Art School - the world's premier alt.drawing movement that has now spread to over 100 cities around the world. Founded in 2005 in a dive bar in Brooklyn, artists draw glamorous underground performers in a variety of sexy costumes.
• World’s Biggest “Blindbox Time” brought to you by Toy Break and Designer Con. Bring a blindbox toy from home or buy one at the show and join us as we attempt to break the largest recorded group blindbox opening record from last year.
• LEGO Art Show featuring dozens of original LEGO creations curated by Brandon Griffith.
Live Painting throughout the day, with attending artists including:
Doctor A, Scott Tolleson, Ragnar, Chris Ryniak, Brandt Peters, Kathie Olivas, Mr. Toast, Christopher Lee, DrilOne, Leecifer, Tracy Tubera, Holly Stanway, Neil Winn, and more. Past shows have also featured artists such as Frank Kozik, Joe Ledbetter, Amanda Visell, Michelle Valigura, Nathan Hamill, Tim Biskup, Buff Monster, Greg “Craola” Simkins, Angry Woebots, Bwana Spoons, MAD, Miss Mindy, Jeffery Scott, David Horvath, Sun-Min Kim, Luke Chueh, and many more.
Pasadena Convention Center
Exhibit Hall A
300 E. Green Street
Pasadena, CA 91101