Flat Bonnie and Giant Robot will be collaborating on a special plush release set for San Diego Comic Con 2015. Available at Giant Robot Booth #1729, Manny the Sloth is going in cosplay as Chewbacca - ChewLoth. The 10-inch tall handmade plush comes signed and numbered with a special sewn in tag and hangtag. If interested, you can purchase one at the show for $50.00.
Applehead Factory has announced their San Diego Comic Con Exclusive for 2015. The Teddy Scares 2015 San Diego Comic Con exclusive is an 8-inch tall Edwin Morose Coffin. Entombed in his coffin packaging and a bed of dead roses, Edwin is bound in a bright orange straitjacket with a numbered pin and Certificate of Authenticity. The plush is limited to only 195 pieces. Edwin will be available at Booth #4923, where you can pick one up for $30.00.
Furry Feline Creatives has announced their 2015 San Diego Comic Con Exclusive. Purridge & Friends introduces The Funky Felines. The Psychedelic Purridge and the Groovy Ringo are each 16-inch tall handmade plush. Handmade and hand-stitched by Cheri Ong, these Funky Felines will be available for $70.00 each. If you won't be able to attend SDCC, you can currently pre-order one via the above link. Those pre-orders will begin shipping out on August 31st 2015.
Flat Bonnie has two pieces in Clutter Magazine's Cutepocalypse art show. The show runs until July 3rd 2015 at Clutter Gallery. The two submission are Miss Pinky Kaiju Cactus - a vinyl pleather plush with metal spikes, selling for $120.00 - and Candy Glitter Cloud a two-sided Happy/Stormy Cloud vinyl pleather plush, selling for $100.00.
Artist Shili is working on bringing her handmade plush toys to wide range production release via a Kickstarter campaign to bring her Merpug plush to the masses. She's currently working with Shinedown Productions to produce the plush. The character is from Shili's Norfolk Merdogs series. Each plush measures 10-inches tall, is made with soft, high quality fabric, and is embellished with expertly embroidered details.
There are various funding levels available, with the Merpug plush being included at the $25.00 level. This project will only be funded if at least $7,500 is pledged by Saturday, June 27th 2015 at 10:26 AM ET.
Kid robot has announced a new 8-inch tall plush line - the Phunny. The Phunny joins the Dunny and Munny in Unny-related figure available from Kidrobot. The first series introduced will features an array of Gremlins characters including Gizmo, Stripe, and Mohawk. Apparently, Billy Peltzer just didn't fit well in this scale.
You can look for the Gremlins Phunny series to be available in stores and online in August 2015 and to retail for $16.99 each.
To celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the theatrical release of The Goonies, Gordos Plush has announced new 8-inch tall collectible plush figures featuring iconic characters from the timeless adventure film. They chose Data and One-Eyed Willy for their Kickstarter campaign.
Data features real embroidered patches straight from the movie, utility belt, life-like hair, tennis shoes with corduroy accents and embroidered laces, and comes in a collector's box. One-Eyed Willy features a custom pirate hat with gold accents, embroidered eye patch with jewel details, iconic floral-printed bandanna, embroidered necklaces and belt, pirate boots with corduroy accents and a collector's box.
In addition to the Kickstarter Gordos, they'll be releasing the Chunk and Sloth Gordos plush were at The Goonies 30th Anniversary celebration in Astoria, Oregon. These two classic characters will be available for the first time ever at the event - the actual Goon Docks, June 4 - 7 2015. After which, Sloth and Chunk will be for sale at Gordosplush.com for all fans who couldn't make it to the festivities.
But if you want the Kickstarter Gordos produced (And possibly that means additional characters), there are plenty of reward levels. The plush Gordos are available beginning at the $30.00 funding level. The project will only be funded if at least $25,000 is pledged by Thursday June 25th 2015 at 3:47 PM EDT.
Funko has announced the Marvel Mopeez series of plush toys. These 4.5-inch plush figures are weighted on the bottom to retain a slouchy posture and adorable frustration. These seven will be available beginning in May 2015. They include Hulk, Spider-Man, Deadpool, Rocket Raccoon, Groot, Iron Man, and Captain America.
The Sperel Plushie Flock #002 is expected to arrive mid-April 2015. The three little Sperels are currently available available to pre-order via the Sperel Adoption Center. These little sperels stand 6” tall, and with an ‘injury’ designed into one wing and a button sewn into the other they can be posed either with wings opened or wings closed. The sperels from this flock are also marked by three distinctly different eye designs: Sad, Distressed, and Stubborn. You can adopt them individually, in pairs, or as a complete set of three in the Sperel Adoption Center. They're currently available for the pre-order price of $18.00 ($35 for a pair and $51 for all three).
Scott Tolleson and Flat Bonnie will celebrate Easter with the release of the Pinkerton plush at Wondercon (April 3-5 in Anaheim) Booth #1749. An edition of 10 pieces, the 16-inch tall handmade plush is made of soft vinyl pleather with a poseable plastic armature, fleece, and hand painted eyes. There's no word yet on pricing other than that they're trying to keep it under $200.00.