Toy Art Gallery is releasing Martin Ontiveros’ magnificent Magi Maleficarum - Clear Lightning Edition today (June 24th 2016) at Noon PST. The trio of wicked wizards in pure unpainted glitter-infused clear soft vinyl each stand around 3 inches tall. They'll be available to purchase for $50.00 (for the set of 3 pieces).
Argonaut Resins has made a few new clear-tint resin glitter and confetti infused Stray Cats available to collectors. These 3.5-inch Mini Tuttz are a red fleck and teal sparkly combo with silverish tails and white eye's and noses. They can each be purchased for $40.00.
Bif Bang Pow! has announced the Dexter Pin Mate Wooden Figure - Convention Exclusive that will only be available at Entertainment Earth Booth #2343 at San Diego Comic Con 2016. You can celebrate the 10-year anniversary (since this award-winning Showtime show first hit the air) with the figure that's a limited edition of only 1,008 pieces. If you're not attending SDCC, you can pre-order one at Entertainment Earth for $4.99. If supplies remain after the show, pre-orders will be filled and shipped in August 2016.
Frank Frazetta and Frank Kozik come together for an adventurous mash-up - Labbit the Barbarian. The figure depicts Frazetta's famous Conan the Barbarian as a 10-inch tall Labbit (and is that Red Sonja as a Dunny?).
Labbit the Barbarian will be pre-releasing at Kidrobot's San Diego Comic Con Booth. Retailing at $100.00, Labbit the Barbarian is now available for pre-order for SDCC pick-up exclusively at SDCC.Kidrobot.com.
Charles Creature Cabinet has announced a new 12-inch tall ball-jointed doll - Tuula Tuulikki Tan and Sand. The limited pre-order begins on Friday June 24th 2016 at 4PM ET. There will be a total of ten in-stock dolls offered (5 tan skin and 5 light beige skin). Apparently, that flash sale will run through the 26th, with another pre-order period running through June 29th.
Each Tuula Tuulikki Tan figure includes a face-up, glass eyes, deer antlers, and "satin pillow wrapping color gold". Not included: Jpopdolls Kana black wig, Lin Murasaki Design handmade outfit, CCC Flör Faunette 9cm BJD (2014), and CCC issa Baby Faun 8cm BJD (2009). The Tuula Tuulikki Tan doll will be priced at €439 (about $498).
With apparel/toy brand Gory Hole‘s relaunch just around the corner, the folks over at Softoy Hobby are giving people a closer look at one of the many toy-related items that’ll be up for grabs in-store this Friday (June 24th 2016) at 4PM ET. The deluxe Warui Zonbi mini sets consist of mini rubber versions of both Selwyn and SS Werewolf from Series 1 (designed by Tru:Tek and sculpted by TTToy’s Makino-san) in a previously unreleased flesh-tone. The set will include matching soft enamel pin badges designed by Kotobuki-man, plus a matching Bikkuriman-style holographic sticker. Limited to an edition of just 20 sets, these will be priced at $35.00 each.
DKE Toys has released their first batch of 2016 San Diego Comic Con Exclusives.
Action MC by Ron English
$100.00 (Edition of 50 pieces)
Ron English's iconic McSupersized character has been transformed into a 3.75-inch vintage style action figure by sculptor George Gaspar. Card back design by Ron English. Hand painted by Special Ed Toys. Now McSupersized can have epic battles with the other figures in your collection.
R2-SL1200 by Artbot138
$65.00 (Edition of 20 pieces)
Artbot138 aka James Garrett has brought you a hand cast and painted 3.75-inch scale carded R2-D2 like figure with handy record player. Now all your action figures can listen to their favorite tunes. Not in real life but in pretend. Each comes with a vintage 7-inch record and a fabulous record sleeve packaging with some crazy SW parody versions of some of your favorite bands.
Make America Ape Again by Barely Human
$65.00 (Edition of 25 pieces)
Barely Human aka John Black has made this magnificent POTA inspired 3.75-inch carded figure from his Plain Old Apes series. Each hand painted resin cast 3.75-inch figure has a load of accessories and interchangeable heads as well as magnetic articulation in all the joints.
Crystal Blue Snaggletooth by SkipBroToys and Field of Grey
$80.00 (Edition of 20 pieces)
SkipBroToys and Field of Grey have teamed up to bring you something very special. This hand cast 3.75-inch clear blue resin interpretation of our rare vintage friend also comes on a unique clear vintage style card. Has to be seen in person to really be appreciated.
Art Trooper Series: Basquiat by RYCA
$55.00 (Edition of 65 pieces)
This is a follow up to the 2015 Warhol Trooper. Each 3.75-inch hand cast and painted figure comes on a full color silk screened card back.
NECA has announced the 8-inch tall Santa Clark clothed figure from National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation. You'll be able to celebrate more than 25 years of National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation with this retro clothed action figure from the hilarious holiday classic movie. Santa Clark stands 8 inches tall and is dressed in intricately tailored fabric clothing similar to the iconic toy lines of the 1970s. The figure features the authorized likeness of Chevy Chase and includes plenty of accessories for complete holiday cheer: Marty Moose mug, removable Santa hat and replica model pool. The figure is slated to be released in October 2016...just in time for the holidays.
Kidrobot has announced a Kidrobot.com Exclusive Grim Shadow Colorway of The Night King by toy designer Brandt Peters.
The Night King, produced and manufactured by Cardboard Spaceship Toys, stands 7 inches tall and has ball jointed wings and a neck that swivels. The Kidrobot exclusive version is limited to 215 pieces worldwide. You can order one now for $58.00.
Toy Art Gallery has announced the first painted release of David Horvath and Sun-Min Kim's Uglydoll Mini Monsters. The Power Pink Edition features the eight Ugly favorites - Babo, Jeero, OX, Wage, Batty, Target, Ice Bat, and Wedgehead - cast in a glitter-infused pink soft vinyl with blue and silver spray and hand-painted detailing.
The Power Pink Uglydoll Mini Monsters will be available as individuals ($15.00 each) and as a specially-priced set of all 8 pieces ($75.00) beginning today (Wednesday June 22nd 2016) at Noon PST.