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DTA Exclusives from Mikie Graham and Mark Nagata

DTA Graham Brain

Here are two more special releases that will be taking place at the Designer Toy Awards Ceremony in NY on Saturday, October 13th 2012.

The first is "This Is Your Brain" by Mikie Graham. There will be an edition of five pieces of this custom figure running $45.00 each.

The second figure is the "King Kong Eyezon" by Mark Nagata. This one-off customized Eyezon will be available for $300.00.

DTA Nagata Kong Eyezon

October 2012 NOTM: Sneak Ninja

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Shawnimals has announced their Ninja of the Month for October 2012 - the Sneak Ninja. Available on Wednesday October 3rd 2012 at 1:00PM CT, the 7" plush is limited to a run of 100 pieces and sells for $30.00. Each plush includes a character sticker, character button, and a special Costume Cloak.

From the tag:

"Copious amounts of cookies and candy are disappearing in Ninjatown, and nobody can figure out why! Wee Devils? Possibly, but there have also been sightings of a strange, ghostly creature sneaking around, playing tricks and snatching bags of treats from ninjas."

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“Mint Chip” Milton Release

Super7 Mint Chip Milton

Later today (Thursday September 27th 2012), Super7 will be releasing the newest toy from their Kandy Kaiju series. The "Mint Chip" Milton is designed by Brian Flynn. It stands in at 3" tall as is cast in brown vinyl with mint green and brown sprays. Look for it to hit the Super7 webshop at Noon PT for $25.00 each.

Toy Break Episode 233: Jay233

Sarah Jo returns to the Toy Break couch for Episode 233: Jay233. This week's show takes a closer look at Sundae Girls, The Shadow, Temple of Kung Fu, and much more.

DTA 2012 Release: Night Dreamer Benny

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Up until October 13th 2012, The Designer Toy Awards will be revealing new exclusive releases that will be available at the DTA Ceremony in NYC during NYCC (enough acronyms for you?)

This is the "Night Dreamer Benny" by Okedoki. Limited to 28 signed and numbered pieces worldwide, each one will be hand-customized by the artist. However, there will only be 3 pieces available during the Designer Toy Awards Ceremony...for $350.00 each.

Available on October 13th 2013 at 8:00PM at Providence NYC (311 West 57th St., New York, NY 10019).

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Biennale 3 Art Goes Live

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FYI - Today (September 26th 2012), Giant Robot will be releasing all of their Biennale 3 figures and customs on their site (via the previous link). This will be happening at 2:00PM PT (so about 30 minutes from when this post hits).

Flavor Monsters Wild Strawberry from Lulubell

Flavour Monsters

Lulubell Toys is presenting the first online release by the Flavor Monsters. Three evil versions of Wild Strawberries - Pink Brute, Black Nasty, and Lime Gunk - will be released today (September 25th 2012) at 1:00PM PT. Each Wild Strawberry stands approx. 3" tall and is articulated at the neck. They will run $15.00 each.

Show Openings: September 27th to October 3rd

Show Kidrobot DGPH

DGPH at Kidrobot NY

Event happens on September 29th 2012 from 2:00PM to 6:00PM

Kidrobot NY
118 Prince St.
New York, NY 10012


Show Kidrobot Boulder

Kidrobot Boulder Official Opening
Live Art with Scribe

Event takes place September 29th and 30th from 2:00PM to 5:00PM

Kidrobot Boulder
1468 Pearl Street
Boulder, CO


Show GR2 Combat Rock

Misty Fog's Combat Rock
Exhibition by Le Merde and Kiyoka Ikeda

Opening reception on September 29th 2012 from 6:30PM to 10:00PM
On view until October 24th 2012

2062 Sawtelle Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90025


The GodBeast’s NYCC 2012 Exclusive Monster Kolor Clawshine

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Marty Hansen (The GodBeast) has announced his NYCC 2012 Exclusive Monster Kolor Clawshine run. The run of 25 pieces has been painted by "mikemz". You can pick one of the Clawshine figures up at NYCC for $35.00 or that one-off Kabuto Mushi (shown below) for $125.00.

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ThreeA Toys’ Charkin Zombkin

3A Charkin

ThreeA Toys has announced that they will be releasing the Charkin Zombkin on Sunday September 30th 2012 at 9:00PM ET. Now, this one is only available to 3AA members. It's a limited edition, so some 3AA members might not even be able to get their hands on one. These are already made and slated to ship before Halloween.