Rob Fleischer, who works with Firebox.com, has sent news of a few new plushies on the market. I'm sure you probably have seen at least one of the flash animations the guys at Rathergood.com have created...probably without even knowing it. Cats singing with human mouths? Tons of fun! And now they have 3 character plushies available - Viking Kitten, Spongmonkey, Blode and Ninja Kitten.
You'll need to brush up on your Russian translating skills in order to read the holiday card from Sergey "Iron Lung" Safanov (from Lunohod-1). I'm just hoping it's not something derogatory or that will get me in trouble...
Everyone has a wacky uncle, right? Sometimes he's drunk at family get togethers or he always wants to show you his wrestling moves... Well, UNKL Brand wants to you take a photo with a special family member - your UNKL. Check out the above flyer for all of the juicy details.
Once again, PhuEk has used his amazing skills for the better good. The HyperStrike custom utilizes a 10" Trexi and a cool metallic look. And he comes with his very own Rebel Pilot. He'll be showing off this piece at an upcoming custom show.
Play Imaginative was gracious enough to send us a set of Touma's Memphist Festa figures to give away to one lucky reader. You're probably asking yourself: What do I have to do to get a hold of these 3 cool figures? Well...you're going to answer 2 question:
- What are the names of the three Memphist Festa characters?
- What is their mission?
To enter, you'll need to send an email to email@example.com with your answers. Contest ends on January 1st. Shipping is covered in the US (outside of the US must cover shipping).
Dr. Bao, the hardest working customizing dentist, has sent word of the newest custom from the NVC Crew - Afro Samurai. The animated Afro Samurai features Samuel L. Jackson in the lead role...which inspired Bao and Spive on this custom. They used a 2" Dunny, added elements of hip-hop and chinese martial arts and created one mean looking warrior.
This past Saturday, Überbot's most ambitious event to date introduced a unique fusion of pop culture art and comics to the world. Munny Show 3 featured amazing custom work by local artists and kicked off the Holiday Heroes Charity Event to benefit Toys for Tots. Hundreds of patrons witnessed designer toy history as the charity auction MUNNY's were unveiled. Überbot enlisted some of the most famous names in Comic Art to customize a Kid Robot vinyl sculpture, Munny, for their Ebay auctions which conclude on Christmas Eve.
Contributing Comic Artists include: Ashley Wood, James Jean, Phil Noto, Dave Johnson, Dan Brereton, Dustin Nguyen, Matt Wagner, Evan Dorkin, Eric Wight, Joel Carroll, Pop Mhan, Jonathan Luna, David Mack and Mike Allred
Patrick Ma, aka Otter X, dreamed up a way for collectors to become honorary Insurgents Wilderness Gruppo (I.W.G.) members. Rocket World’s Creature Hoodie stems from the immensely popular line of gun-toting, renegade animals. The fleece is ”perfect for mischief, subversive actions, taking on poachers and corporate greed, communing with nature, urban exploration, and staying cozy....”
Limited to only 444 pieces, the Malden Mills High Loft Shearling Polartec Thermal Pro Fleece is made in one of the top technical outdoor factories in California. No matter if you are an XX-Small or X-Large, there's a fleece that'll fit you. Each hoodie includes a covert, I.W.G. logo embroidered patch that attaches to the hoodie via Velcro. Rocket World sells additional patches that you can pick up as add-ons. Also included with each creature hoodie is an exclusive I.W.G. mini figure – Terminator Septimius.
Urban Retro has posted information on how to get your very own (free!) Speakerdog paper toy design from Ben the Illustrator. There are currently 3 different color styles, including a blank version. The nice thing about paper toys is that you can just print out another one if your pet gets a hold of it.