2009 NYCC: Rocket USA

The Rocket USA had a number of new Gus Fink designed products on display. The special red colorway of the Charlie Black Boogily Head was a NYCC exclusive. And the Boogily Head Series 4 was being shown off. Those as…

REVIEW: Polar Bear Lubie

Background Joy Michel (the former VP of Creative for Ty Inc. and the designer on nine of their plush lines including Beanie Babies) and Rocket USA designer and founder, Michael Perry, have teamed up under the Dakota Designs label to…

Lubies – 1st Release

Joy Michel (former VP of Creative for Ty Inc. and designer on 9 of their plush lines including Beanie Babies) and Rocket USA designer and founder, Michael Perry, have teamed up to release a truly huggable plush line – Lubies….

REVIEW: Gus Fink’s Puff Dogs

Background Rocket USA has yet again teamed up with artist Gus Fink to release a line of plush characters. The Puff Dogs are six round plush puppies with various personalities that are made to appeal to children (and adults) of…

CONTEST: Win a Pair of Puff Dogs

We’re teaming up with Rocket USA to give six – that’s right 6! – lucky winners a pair of 5″ tall Puff Dogs. The pair of Gus Fink’s Puff Dogs (and the winners of the contest) will be randomly selected….

Gus Fink’s Puff Dogs

Rocket USA and Gus Fink have teamed up for another line of adorable plushies. The Puff Dogs line consists of 6 different characters: Gikki, Juff, Mushy, Bradley, Yuki and Pilyo. Look for them to be released in 8″, 5″ and…

REVIEW: Gus Fink’s Stitch Kittens

Background Rocket USA and artist Gus Fink teamed up to release a cute line of plush characters known as the Stitch Kittens. The first six figures (Xoom, Blurb, Ava, Nubbs, Patches and Gimpy) are easily displayable and include a mini-comix,…

CONTEST: Win a Bunch of Boogily Heads

We’re teaming up with Rocket USA to give away a quartet of hard to find Boogily Heads variants. From left to right, the characters are Kitix, Mummoo, Scantron and Skrapbear. Each one of these figures is limited to a run…

REVIEW: Boogily Heads Series 3

Background Rocket USA recently released Series 3 of Gus Fink’s Boogily Heads. The lineup consists of 6 new characters: Futoro, Skrap Bear, Mummoo, Pumpkin Billy, Scantron and Zuggs (in that order above). The Boogily Heads line is based on Fink’s…

NYCC 2008: Rocket USA

Rocket USA had a NY Comic Con booth that was stacked to the ceiling with Gus Fink designed products. The Boogily Heads, Boogily Bunnies and Stitch Kittens were all shown off. There were a few rare variants that you were…

REVIEW: Gus Fink’s Boogily Bunnies

Background Not to be confused with Boogily Heads, Gus Fink’s Boogily Bunnies are a plush based line of art toys. Produced by Rocket USA, the initial series contains six different characters: Octobunny, Flopps, Bunny Boyd, Charlie Black, Slurp and Derf….

REVIEW: Gus Fink’s Boogily Heads

Background The Boogily Heads are art toys produced by Illinois-based Rocket USA. Each figure is a replica of artist Gus Fink’s original sculptures, which he would sell in galleries and on everyone’s favorite auction site – eBay. Michael Perry, the…