As if we are trees, please don’t be afraid of letting go. Every leaf that falls will make us grow, we will humbly grow to glow. Until we turn to gold.
Momiji has the new Golden Treeson from designer Bubi Au Yeung. Currently available to pre-order for $39.95, the 3-inch tall resin figure is scheduled to begin shipping around June 29th 2017. And not only will you get the Golden Treeson (with a stick in his side and a pair of little faces like I've never seen), but there's also the tiny Infant Treeson also included.
How could you not get this if you're a Treeson fan?
Monogram Direct has announced another pair of 2017 San Diego Comic Con exclusives that will be available at Booth #3645. The 5-piece collector's set of Power Rangers 3D Foam Key Rings includes the original Power Rangers: Black, Exclusive metallic Blue, Exclusive metallic Red, Yellow, and Pink. There will be 500 sets produced, with each one selling for $40.00.
And The Beauty & The Beast SDCC Exclusive will include Chip, Mrs. Potts, Belle, Beast, and an exclusive translucent Lumiere. There will be only 300 sets made, each one retailing for $40.00.
Joe Whiteford has teamed up with NastyPLT and Unbox Industries to create a micro-run of Coolie High & Koukien GID vinyl figures. Created by PLTtoys, produced in glow in the dark vinyl by Unbox Industries and exquisitely painted by Joe Whiteford himself to highlight the beauitful glow when the lights go out, there are only 5 sets available. Each set runs $280.00 and they are available via the above link.
Tenacious Toys has announced their latest exclusive collaboration with Rampage Toys. Now available to order is a limited edition run of the Gold Sparkle Cyclops Dinos painted by Rampage Toys. The preorder window for this release ends on June 15th 2017. The Rampage Toys Cyclops Dinos Painted Set features three 3.5-inch long figures with a gold sparkle soft vinyl base. These pieces are painted by hand by Jon Malmstedt in pink, purple, blue and black, with green eyes. Each set is $40.00 and comes bagged.
In Booth 229, Tenacious Toys will be representing the work of:
• UME Toys (Jango-Wok resin figure)
• Jon Schnepp (signed Slayer comics in both regular and Red Variant editions)
• Forces of Dorkness (Nature Warriors 6in OOAK resin figure series)
• Nerviswrek (Inner Child Greyscale handpainted customs)
• Rampage Toys (Cyclops Dinos Painted sofubi sets of 3)
• Taylored Curiosities (Huoli Guadians resin figure sets)
• Dollar Slice Bootlegs (Blue Chrome Slaughterbots)
• Cat Atomic (pins & customs including a Finalist in Custom Category in the DTAs!)
• Jason Adams (Will Work for Toys resin figure)
• Pickman's Vinyls (Dick Wood - Log Private Eye resin figure)
• Naptime Noah (various customs on many platforms)
• NEMO & Dead Hand Toys (Danger Dog blue resin figures)
• Manly Art (stickers and more)
Many of the artists will be on hand in person, including but not limited to: Cat Atomic, NEMO, Brian Ahlbeck, Jacob JAMS, Abe Lincoln Jr, Manly Art, Jason Freeny and more. One-Eyed Girl and Rampage Toys will be in their own booths nearby.
FREE Tenacious Toys stickers will be available for the price of a smile, handshake or a hello. Manly Art Pimp2-D2 stickers will be a show special at $2 each, or FREE with any purchase.
Fresh Monkey Fiction is proud to announce another Kickstarter campaign for their retro-inspired action figure line Amazing Heroes. The Amazing Heroes Wave 2 collection features a selection of creator owned characters: Mike Baron and Steve Rude’s Nexus, Mike Grell’s Jon Sable, a cosmic version of Michael Allred's Madman, Dean Haspiel’s The Red Hook, Vito Delsante and Sean Izaakse’s Stray, Joe Staton and Nicola Cuti’s E-Man, Ray-Anthony Height’s Midnight Tiger, and Mark Verheiden’s The American. This will be the first time many of them will be available as action figures. Each retro-inspired Amazing Heroes figure stands 4.5" tall and includes collector friendly interchangeable backer cards.
You can begin picking up individual figures at the $20.00 funding level. There are signed figures available at $65.00. And you can grab the entire set for $150.00.
This project will only be funded if it reaches its goal by Monday, June 5th 2017 at 10:28 PM EDT.
Remember...this is not a pre-order. There are many instances of crowd funded projects that have been funded never making good on their promised goods. So back with caution.
Taylored Curiosities has teamed up with Ohm Beads to create a line of exclusive The Feelings Beads. These officially launch June 1st 2017 from Ohm Beads, with pre-orders available by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
And as a launch event, they're having a giveaway on Instagram where one lucky winner will receive a $50.00 certificate to spend with Ohm Beads. All of the rules are available over at Taylored Curiosities Instagram account - FYI - entries open until May 10th.
Press Pop has announced the H.R. (Bad Brains) Statuette, featuring the stylized likeness of the original hardcore punk band Bad Brains. Made with PVC and ABS, the statuette has articulation in the neck. The 9-inch tall piece features a t-shirt and pants that are made from actual fabric. This is a must-have for all Bad Brains and punk rock fans. Look for it to retail for $50.00.
Zica Toys has announced that they'll be reincarnating the Sectaurs line - extremely popular back in the mid-80's. There are 10 figures planned for the first wave, which will likely be funded via a Kickstarter campaign. Wave one is set to include 8 main character from the original Coleco toy line, plus a pair of army builders. These will all be in 4-inch scale. The first two they're showing off are Dargon and General Spidrax.
Being a fan of the line as a kid, I can't wait to see them produced. The only thing is that we'll need to wait until a Wave 2 to get any of the crazy insect hand puppet things.
Tenacious Toys has announced their second monthly release of Rampage Toys' exclusive products with the 11-inch Rainy Day Revenge Kesagake with GID Omake and the Gold Sparkle Cyclops Dinos 3-piece set (pteroclops, protoceraclops & plesioclops). These unpainted figures are available in limited quantities. They'll be available through May 5th 2017, when pre-orders close.
The Gold Sparkle Cyclops Dinos Set features three 3.5-inch long figures. Each set runs $35.00 and comes bagged.
The Robo-Bear (Kesagake) measures 11 inches tall tall and comes with a 2-inch tall victim. They are $250.00 and come bagged with a header card.