Plaseebo is pleased to announce a new sculpt by Bob Conge that will be the basis for an Ultra Limited series of customs to be offered over the coming year. This one of a kind custom "EASTER Chick Gone Wild" is the first in Plaseebo's Ultra Limited "Chicks Gone Wild" series. This 8-inch tall hand cast resin has been painted and signed by Conge. And the pecked Porsche and snack human are included with the figure.
The EASTER Chick Gone Wild figure will be available from the Plaseebo web store on Sunday March 31st 2013.
Yann Le Neve, better known to fans as Bunka, is teaming up with Dudebox to release his first ever 7-inch vinyl Dude - Soul for Sale. The figure is slated to go on sale today (Thursday March 28th 2013) over at Dudebox. No word on pricing.
Inki-Jinx and Shelly Rodriguez have taken their quest to have Shelly's Crabapple Plush produced to Kickstarter. While there are a number of special rewards for supporting the project, you'll probably be interested in the $35.00 level...that's when you receive a Crabapple.
This project will only be funded if at least $4,500 is pledged by Sunday April 21st 2013 at 2:59am ET.
Nate Mitchell and Linda Panda from Squid Kids Ink join Ayleen and George for this week's Toy Break. In Episode 254: The N Word, the quartet takes a closer look at 10-Dohs, TMNT Pizza Box Playset, Fugi.me ToyCon UK goodies, and much more.
Game of Thrones returns to the airwaves (cable...whatever) this coming weekend, with Season 3 of the lauded HBO series. Funko is celebrating the impending debut by releasing their lineup for Series 2 of their Game of Thrones' POP! line.
Look for Jon Snow, Arya Stark, Robb Stark, Renly Baratheon, Jaime Lannister and Cersei Lannister to be released on April 11th 2013.
Last night, turboPISTOLA dropped a number of new releases, including:
• The Scam edition Elephantos set, which comes with a painted mini canvas, sword accessory and hand made box. This will be an open edition, available through April 2nd. Inspired by MOTU's faker colors - $45.00
Howie Green has sent us an update of what he's been up to over the past several months. Including the new custom Funko Ghost Rider pictured above, it appears that his 2013 is off to a fast start:
• Completed a slew of custom vinyl toys
• Designed CD album cover for Terrell Bowers first album
• Finished up the design for his second production figure for Trail of the Painted Ponies scheduled for release this Fall but which is still top secret since it involves an infamous TV actress/celebrity.
• Completed two large mural painting projects with several hundred volunteers from the Boston Red Sox Foundation (including players, coaching staff, and managers John Farrell and Ben Cherington) at the Washington Irving School and Dimock Center in Boston, MA - even had a visit from the Sox official Mascot, Wally the Green Monster.
• Painted 3 in a series of 4 giant golf balls in Rochester, NY for the upcoming Golf Balls on Parade event at the PGA Tournament at Oak Hill Country Club this Summer.
• Published a book of over 300 album cover paintings
Penny from Taylored Curiosities is showing off some more photos of her customized Monster Embryo. These are from Matt 'Lunartik' Jones, The Haus of Loz (Unicorn Embryo) and Nervis Wrek (real Monster Embryo).
These will be available at the Tailored Curiosities ToyCon booth on April 6th 2013 along with the 10 Brilliant Blue ones and a few other customs from Creo Designs, Ume Toys, Stitches and Glue and Jon Paul Kaisers.
Go Hero and Executive Replicas have announced the first ever Doc Savage sixth scale action figure. Limited to a run of 250 pieces worldwide, Go Hero is anticipating a Q4 2013 release date for the Doc Savage: Double Danger Deluxe version. The figure can currently be pre-order via the above link for $249.99 (plus shipping).
The 1/6 scale Doc Savage: Double Danger Deluxe includes:Heads:
• Silver Age Style Likeness
• Golden Age Style Likeness (DDD Exclusive)
• 'Super Savage Machine Pistol' by Jim Steranko (w/ Moveable Grip & 2 Detachable Clips)
• Silver Age Style Raygun
• Golden Age Art Deco Style Raygun 2 (DDD Exclusive)
• German Lugar
• Stand w/ Printed Logo
With the debut of Iron Man 3 weeks away, Hot Toys is debuting the 1/6th scale Iron Patriot limited edition collectible figure from the MMS Diecast Series. The movie-accurate Iron Patriot is highly detailed and fully deployed, specially crafted based on the image of Don Cheadle as Iron Patriot.
Sideshow Collectibles currently has the figure available to pre-order for $309.99, with an anticipated shipping date in Q4 2013.
The 1/6th scale Iron Patriot figure features:
• Head sculpt with helmet with authentic likeness of Don Cheadle
• Alternate helmeted head with light-up function
• LED-lit eyes and RT on chest
• Three pairs of interchangeable hands
• Rotatable machine gun at the back
• LED light-up figure stand with Iron Patriot nameplate and movie logo