Uglydolls and Giant Robot Help Operation Smile

Giant Robot, with the help of Uglydoll creators David Horvath and Sun-Min Kim, has announced a cross-country fundraiser to help benefit Operation Smile. Operation smile works to help children who are born with facial deformities, without access to corrective surgery,…

Mr. Bunny Dunny News

For Immediate Release From Wheaty Wheat Studios: “Kidrobot and Wheaty Wheat have reached an amicable agreement with respect to the release of the Mr. Bunny Dunny as part of the L.A. series, and Wheaty Wheat has authorized this release. The…

Hi Fructose Vol. 3 Peek

With Issue 2 currently out on newsstands, Hi Fructose has sent along a sneak peek at Volume 3 of Attaboy and Annie Owens’ counter culture magazine. Hi Fructose will returns this summer…featuring: * Mark Ryden: Interview, gallery, and photos of…

2006 Toy Fair: STRANGEco Part 1

STRANGEco’s double booth was a fairly happening place as usual. They had a number of new products on display – both on their production and distribution ends. Mars-1 Invisible Plan was released in a special Comic Con version last July….

2006 Toy Fair: STRANGEco Part 2

Superfun Company is following up their Toxic Teddies Ramones set with a set of the Misfits. They also have a brand new Toxic Teddies line based on classic horror films. It looks like The Shining, Jaws, A Nightmare on Elm…

Fugitive Toys – BUDs Pre-Order

Fugitive Toys has the all-new Blow Up Dolls (BUDs) up for pre-order. They should be in this week which means that they’ll be shipping as soon as they are in. This blind-box assortment will cost $8.59 each.

2006 Toy Fair: Sideshow Toys

Sideshow Toys might not produce urban vinyl or designer toys, but their products appeal to most of us collectors. They recently acquired the US distribution rights to a number of Medicom products – and had these on display at Toy…

Unnatural History Giveaway

Nakanari has let us have one of his Funny Club Customs to give away to one of you lucky readers. The contest ends on March 6th, so you still have time you enter. You’ll need to be a mailing list…

2006 Toy Fair: Little Wonder Studio

Little Wonder Studio debuted their Foofnicks line of vinyl toys at TF2006. The line contains 3 main characters – Jacked Rabbit, Jim Jam and Waffle. Each figure stands at about 6 inches in height and there are plans for 3…

Wootini’s Unnatural History

Wootini’s current gallery show showcases the works of Nakanari (Tony Shiau) and Bloo Empire. There are a number of customs, prints and one-off paintings on display and for sale. The Wootini website will have a number of these pieces for…

Uglydolls Win Specialty Toy of the Year

The day before Toy Fair is when the Toy Industry of America announces their Toy of the Year Award winners. Uglydolls came home with the Specialty Toy of the Year. The Specialty Toy of the Year is described as “the…

New Forums!

Since we’re trying to bolster our forum activity, we’ve signed up a number of new and exciting folks to chat on our discussion board. In addition to Blythe, Rocket World and Friends With You, we have added an Android 8…