"This ethereal portrait of Amy the fuel of Strangekiss has been captured in soft paint etches from the bristles of the brush. The depth of the blue eyes in this work can tell tales."
Strangekiss is releasing this limited edition run of the above pictured Amy print by artist Jeremiah Ketner. The limited edition of 10 signed artist proofs goes on sale today (February 24th 2017) at Noon PT. The 11-inch by 14-inch print will run $119.95, with 100% of the proceeds going to cancer research for Small Cell Neuroendocrine Cancer - to the NecTur program at M.D. Anderson, the only program trying to help this rare cancer.
Funko is introducing new characters to its Rick and Morty Pop! vinyl figure collection. In addition to Rick, the troubled scientist, and his kind-hearted grandson, Morty, fans can now collect Weaponized Rick, Weaponized Morty, Mr. Meeseeks, Mr. Poopy Butthole, Bird Person, Squanchy, and Snowball.
You can currently pre-order these, or pick up older Rick and Morty Pop! figures over at Amazon.com.
Dark Horse and CD PROJEKT RED have announced three new figures from The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.
The new The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt figures consist of Geralt of Rivia, Dandelion, and Shani. Geralt is ready for battle in Grandmaster Ursine armor, providing him immense protection from melee attacks. The bard Dandelion is Geralt’s close friend. Shani, Geralt’s friend and love interest, is the medic from Hearts of Stone expansion to The Witcher 3.
Look for the trio to be released in September 2017. The suggested retail price is $34.99 each.
From Planet 3 Toys comes Bōzu "精霊 Seirei Edition". Bōzu stands at approx. 3.5 inches tall and is cast in SuperClear sofubi. Each one comes with a handmade stamped tag. They're produced in Japan by Grody Shogun/Lulubell Toys.
Seirei or "精霊" means "Spirit" in Japanese. The figure will be available beginning on Saturday, February 25th 2017 at 10AM PT from Lulubell for $30.00 plus shipping.
Castbreeder has introduced a new art toy designed by Andy Kurovets. W.A.Y.N. is a hand-sculpted, hand-cast, and airbrush painted resin figure that measures 3.94 inches x 3.14 inches x 2.76 inches. W.A.Y.N. is limited to a run of 50 pieces. Sales start on April 15th 2017. The figure will run $65.00 (includes shipping).
Tru:Tek and Rich Page of UME Toys have joined forces to form Submission Toy to collaborate on a number of sofubi and keshi-related projects. They'll have a large number of figures available beginning on Friday February 24th 2017 at 6PM ET.
Submission Toy’s debut sofubi in a glow vinyl.
Limited to 10 pieces priced at $65.00 each
“Hubba Bubba Oooze Bubble” Oozeball
The Oozeball returns in an unpainted strawberry gum colored sofubi, this time coming packed with Hubba Bubba sticks plus a foil-backed deluxe header card.
Limited to 10 pieces priced at $55.00 each
“Black and Blue” SofuBall Set
A super-limited recast of the black Oozeball is joined by the Smogball in a deep royal blue.
Limited to just 2 sets at a reduced sum of $110.00 each
“Skinned Alive” PigPigMan
Tru:Tek teams up with Kaiju TAN for the first of 2 PigPigMan releases.
Limited to 5 pieces, each running $320.00
“Twin Destroyer” Ettin
Tru:Tek once again joins forces with Planet X, this time for a run of their latest 2-headed beast. Cast in a green soft vinyl and treated to layers of life-like sprays and hand painted detailing.
Limited to 4 pieces at $240.00 each
“Young Grasshopper” Molochowl
Submission Toy takes on Solo Is Toy‘s Molochowl for their first joint paint run. Cast in a flesh soft vinyl and treated to layers of acrylic dry brushing, detailing and shading courtesy of Rich Page and Tru:Tek.
Limited to 6 pieces, they're running $250.00 each.
Bukimi Ball one-offs
Bukimi Blasters‘ Bukimi Balls get the Tru:Tek treatment for this mini release.
Features 3 one-off customs – Zonbi, Garamoan and Stink Eye
They run $110.00 each
Submission Toy one-offs
The pair have been busy on a number of one-offs, including a Skinner “Ogos”, Violence Toy “Mutant Cop”, PLT Blood Maijin and Ultra Bastard, plus a Red Hot Style “Kilin” amongst others
“Haunted Mansion” Argomedus and the Whisper
Submission Toy take on Scott Tolleson‘s sofubi duo, this time treating them to an acrylic paint app inspired by Disney’s Haunted Mansion.
Limited to 3 sets priced at just $70.00 each
Warui Zonbi one-offs
Submission Toy’s Rich Page has got to work on two Warui Zonbi sets, aptly titled “Stone” and “Bone”.
Limited to just 1 of each, these will be available for just $40.00 each
Funko has announced their new Rick and Morty Mystery Minis series. This blind bag collection includes all of your favorite characters from the popular series on Adult Swim. You'll be able to collect all 12 of the stylized characters for the ultimate mini Rick and Morty collection.
Currently, you can pre-order the series over at Amazon.com.
Buzzard Guts and DAMarx Toys has released their latest bootleg resin art series. It's a Star Wars/Marvel mash-up that uses Kenner's 1977 protocol droids as a base for popular Marvel characters. These 3.75-inch tall resin figures are hand cast and hand painted by DAM and mounted on a sturdy 6-inch x 9-inch cardback with illustrations by Ryan Winn (one of the creators of Valiant comics). Each card features a homage to classic Marvel comic covers by Jack Kirby, Bob Layton and Todd McFarlane.
There are 4 figures in the set - The Cybot Avengers features C3-PO as Iron Man and the Captain, while RA-7(death star droid) mutates into Hulk and Spidey.
This 1st edition series is limited to 20 figures (5 of each figure). These will drop exclusively at buzzardguts.storenvy.com this Friday February 24th 2017 at 7PM EST. They are $40.00 each or $150.00 for the set.
On Friday February 24th 2017 at 2:30PM ET, the Skelevex Defaced Series 3 will be released over at www.dmsdesignertoys.com. This collaborative Skelevex Die Orama custom series features the Birmingham UK graffiti writer known as Hoakser. Measuring in at 3 inches long, the handmade polyurethane resin cast Skelevex feature the hand-painted graffiti style designs of Hoakser.
Limited to five one of a kind pieces, they'll be priced at £14.99 each (about $19) plus shipping.
The Artpin Collection has announced a few art pins that they've added to their collection. First up, there's Vampyramid by Portland artist Martin Ontiveros. The 1.5-inch hard enamel pin on a card is released in a limited edition of 125 pieces.
Secondly, there's Arianhrod from internationally acclaimed Scarygirl creator artist Nathan Jurevicius. The 1.25-inch hard enamel pin on a card, available in two colors. Each one is released in a limited edition of 75 pieces.
Each pin runs $12.00 and can be purchased through Rotofugi.