Switcheroo - the online shop of Amanda Visell and Michelle Valigura - has released a brand-new handmade piece - My Pet Wookie. The handmade (and hand-painted) wood sculpture stands about 7 inches tall. It's a limited edition run of 25 pieces, and you can pick one up for $200.00.
High Proof Toys is excited to introduce their newest friend - Twertle Type. This debut release has been cast in a bright Leafy Green resin with a smattering of dark green freckles. This little reptilian pal measures 2.25 inches tall. This version is an edition of 10 pieces (limited to one per person) and is priced at $35.00. Look for it to be released into the wild (via the above link) on Wednesday July 11th 2018 at 8AM PT.
DMS has announced a new release set for this Friday (June 29th 2018) at 7PM BST (2PM ET). Back from the depths of the ocean, it seems that RST9 entered Earth’s orbit off course, landing in the Atlantic. And the salt water has corroded his once shiny copper surface.
The ninth colorway of the Robotic Space Traveller - by DMS - measures in at 3.75 inches tall. Made of polyurethane resin, it's textured in a distressed style with a weathered, rust effect paint job and cute gloss black eyes. The piece features magnetic articulation between the head and body.
Limited to only 25 pieces, this version is priced at £19.99 plus shipping (around $26).
Goodleg Toys has announced the fourth figure release from Dr Death's Mutant Bastards series - Flatulon. The handmade resin action figure comes with three points of articulation (arms and head) and a weapon. The figure is a limited edition of 15 pieces (10 carded and 5 loose). You can pick one up now for $95.00.
Bigmantoys has released a new handmade series of rubber toys - BOGEYZ. Bogeyz are real-size mutant skateboard wheels with interchangable custom bearings. Made from solid PU rubber, just like the real thing. The first character is a Jason Voorhees inspired sculpt, representing the character masked and unmasked - complete with maggots, rotten flesh, guts and exposed ribs. These are styled after 80s and 90s Playmates action figures. You can pick up one of the 20 unique pieces for $15.00 each.
Taylored Curiosities has released a variety of Worry Beans in different colours (as well as a special ‘Rock pool’ version). Currently, there are versions in the following colors: Blue, Orange Pumpkin, Purple Plum, and Coral. These measure approximately 1-inch tall. Each box contains 4 Worry Beans and sells between £16 and £20 (between $21 and $27) depending on the color. Also, the Rock Pool Worry Beans (seen below) is available for £35 (about $47).
Beginning on Thursday May 24th 2018, you'll be able to pre-order the Greedy Chicken - Couple of the Death (with their special beanie and skull mask) over at Pop and Toys. This will be the third edition in this collection, each one a handmade resin figure by PoOL. The set includes both 2.75-inch tall figures shown above, and handmade packaging by Cheewie. The set will sell for €60.00 (about $70.50) plus shipping.
Trashbury Toys is offering up a pre-order for their Disposable Assassin IG - Heartbr8ker handmade bootleg. Based on a mashup of Star Wars' IG-88 Assassin Droid and Rob Schrab's Scud The Disposable Assassin, this figure is bound to assassinate someone. Hurry up and pre-order one now for the price of $60.00.
For centuries, people from planet crudity have imposed their healthy food law throughout the galaxy. But hidden in the shadows, someone's been plotting a counter attack : The Foodtroopers are bringing back the junk foods! Warning: It will be messy!
Pop and Toys has released The Foodtroopers - all white edition. This "bootleg" features the base of an old-school Food Fighters figure crossed with a Stormtrooper. The 5-inch tall piece features two points of articulation (using magnets). It's limited to a run of 30 pieces in this White Edition. You can pick one up now for €80.00 plus shipping (around $97 plus shipping).
Junk Fed will be joining the folks at the Galaxxor Booth #754 at C2E2 (April 6 - 8 2018). Todd will be bringing the following items:
Bored of Fett
Because nobody likes Boba Fett...and there aren't enough Boba Fett bootlegs. This C2E2 edition of 20 pieces features detailed paint applications by Battle Babies.
C2E2 marks the debut of Junk Fed's Mister Rogers action figure. "Mister Rogers helped foster my imagination and reinforced the concept of self worth in my early years, so I felt a tribute was in order". And if you can't make it to the show, Mister Rogers will also be available as an online pre-order on April 8th. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Fred Rogers Center.
The E.T. 800 premiers at C2E2 and is limited to 10 pieces for the show. An additional run will be available later in the year.