Toy Art Gallery has announced the return of Akumaneko from Deathcat Toys.The Akumaneko Neko Nude Edition will feature Akumaneko and his buddies - Owlene and Psycho Sophie - in this new color way. The factory-painted Neko Nude Edition features black, brown, and gold spray on flesh vinyl. Akumaneko stands 6.5 inches tall and has articulation at the head, arms, and waist, while Owlene and Psycho Sophie stand 3 inches tall.
You can pick one of these up tomorrow (Wednesday May 15th 2019) at Noon PT from TAG for $75.00.
Oh...Infinity Saga, why does Marvel Studios and Hot Toys want to drain my bank account? Well, the company behind all of our favorite 1/6th scale Marvel film licenses has announced a new collectible - the 1/6th scale Tony Stark in his Avengers Team Suit.
Sophisticatedly crafted based on the portrayal of Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark in Avengers: Endgame, the movie-accurate collectible figure features a newly developed helmeted head sculpt with LED light-up function that bears a high resemblance of a closed helmet showing part of Tony’s face, a newly painted interchangeable head sculpt, a meticulously tailored Team Suit outfit with Avengers’ logo on the chest, a battered Iron Man Mark L helmet and a specially designed movie-themed figure stand.
Currently, Sideshow Collectibles is taking pre-orders for the Tony Stark Team Suit collectibles figure. The piece is available for $235.00 and expected to begin shipping between July and September of 2020.
The Hot Toys - MMS537 - Avengers: Endgame - 1/6th scale Tony Stark (Team Suit) Collectible Figure features:
Newly developed helmeted head sculpt with LED light-up function (battery operated)
Newly painted interchangeable head sculpt with authentic likeness of Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark
Pair of fists
Pair of relax hands
Avengers Team suit in multiple shades of gray color and red trims with Avengers emblem on chest
Pair of white boots
Battle damaged Iron Man Mark L mask
Movie-themed figure stand with movie logo and character name
Tomorrow (Wednesday May 15th 2019) at Noon PT, Toy Art Gallery is slated to drop their Skullion Atomic Outlaw Edition vinyl from artist Martin Ontiveros. This satantic shredder is ready to bust heads and rock out with his shiv and removable guitar. Standing in at 5.5 inches in height, the soft vinyl collectibles has articulation at the head, arms, wrists and boots. This colorway features blue, yellow, green, pink and black spray on glow-in-the-dark vinyl.
Set your alarm, as this figure will be available to purchase from TAG for $69.00.
The folks over at threezero have dropped a big ol' hint as to the 1/6th scale Game Of Thronesfigure that will be following up that Joffrey Baratheon announcement from a few weeks back. While the company released a 1/6th scale Jon Snowfigure several years back, it looks like this one is the updated version collectors have been clamoring for. I'm expecting some sort of pre-order announcement in the next several days, as threezero usually follows up their image teases with pre-order details.
Avengers: Endgame is in theatres...and Hot Toys continues to roll out new collectibles based on the film. The Avengers: Endgame Cosbaby Series has expanded with the addition of plenty of new figures, including: Rescue, Hulk with Nano Gauntlet, Nano Gauntlet, Captain America, Thor, Loki (two versions), Doctor Strange, Ancient One, and Wong. Measuring between 3.5 and 5 inches in height, the figures feature bobble-head capabilities. Also, Rescue and the Nano Gauntlet are both equipped with an LED light up function.
Look for these, plus plenty of other Avengers: Endgame Cosbaby collectibles, to be available to purchase over at Amazon.com.
Devils Head Productions will be releasing the Hellopike x DHP Kaiju Spray Nostalgia Apalala beginning tomorrow (May 11th 2019). Thanks to Hellopike, the Apalala has received a more "traditional" Japanese makeover with this airbrushed version. The white vinyl has been covered in metallic red, gold, silver and black sprays. Also, there is a 1/1 chase version, which will be sold at random, with the same color palette done on a GID vinyl base. The figure comes with an unpainted clear red vinyl with gold glitter Apalala Dorje OMAKE.
The online voting for the 9th Annual Designer Toy Awards (DTAs) is currently open. The finalists have been announced and now it's up to the public to vote on your favorites. There are six categories open to the public vote, and the voting will end on May 16th 2019 at Noon ET. And don't worry...you won't need to vote for Plastic and Plush...because we haven't made the voting - holding true to our moniker of "The Award-Losing Plastic and Plush".
If you're a racing fan or you grew up where I did (Bethlehem, PA - I remember seeing Mario cruising around in his red Lambo many-a-time), then you're familiar with the Andretti family. Well, OYO has released The Andretti Family Collector Set, featuring 3 minifigures celebrating the legacy of the Andretti family in Indy Car racing history. The set includes Mario Andretti (featured in his 1969 Indy 500 winning firesuit), Michael Andretti (featured in his black Andretti Motorsport firesuit), and Marco Andretti (featured in his new Andretti Motorsport / US Concrete #98 firesuit). It's available to purchase for $29.99.
DC Collectibles has announced the Batman vs. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – Batman as Mikey - Previews Exclusive, which will be available during and at San Diego Comic Con 2019. This version of Michelangelo is decked out in Batman’s iconic cowl and cape. His accessories include a sewer lid, a slice of pizza, and two extra sets of hands. And I'm sure we'll be seeing Leonardo, Raphael, and Donatello as part of this mashup between the Dark Knight and TMNT.
Mondo is giving fans of Bikini Bottom a closer look (inside) of Spongebob Squarepants. The Spongebob Squarepants Dissected Vinyl is based on the artwork of Jason Freeny (whose pop-culture dissected icons are well-known). Each piece features Spongebob's exposed skeleton, including his squishy brain and a detachable figure stand.
The 10-inch tall Spongebob Squarepants Dissected Vinyl Figure is available in two versions (including a Mondo Exclusive). Expected to ship in July 2019, the regular version is an edition of 545 pieces, selling for $150.00 each. The Mondo Exclusive, which includes a skeleton that glows green and a brain that glows red, is a limited edition of 345 pieces and runs $155.00 each.