2007 Toy Fair: Wrap Up

I learned that I need to get to my hotel after check-in time. For the 2nd year in a row, I arrived in New York well before the 3:00 PM check-in time. To kill some time, I decided to go…

Two New Secret IWG Sets

So you need some mini figures for your brand new IWG Rocketship Playset? Well, STRANGEco and Rocket World are introducing two new special mission I.W.G. mini figure sets! There are two set of 3 figures each: the SPECIAL BEAR SERVICE…

Erick Scarecrow’s Shiitakes

You won’t have to go to the refrigerator aisle of your local supermarket to pick up these mushrooms. Erick Scarecrow’s Shiitakes are little plush fungi that you can cuddle…or just set upon a shelf.

New NBA All-Star Vinyl Figures

Upper Deck continues to reveal their basketball prototypes as All Star Weekend approaches in Las Vegas. Both the LeBron James (above) and Dwayne Wade (below) are sculpts colored in Photoshop. They also aren’t final images…but you can get the idea.

2007 Toy Fair: More Uglydoll Photos!

The Uglydoll booth was definitely one of the most colorful around. And the Giant Uglys were walking around taking photos with folks. And they were showing off some of the new Uglydoll related publications. Too cool!

2007 Toy Fair: Toy Tokyo

If you were looking for NEW vinyl figures at Toy Fair, your best bet was to visit Toy Tokyo’s booth. The above General Mills Kubrick characters from Count Chocula, Franken Berry and Boo Berry cereals will all be Toy Tokyo…

2007 Toy Fair: More From Sideshow

Since Sideshow distributes Medicom’s figures, they had a number of them on display. The new Imperial Royal Guard Vinyl Collectible Doll is currently up for pre-order. And the Boba Fett RAH is just as impressive in person as it is…

Now in Stock at Frozen Empire Toys

Wanna know what’s new at Frozen Empire Toys?? Well here’s a just a sampling: 8″ Toxic Swamp Dog (BROWN) by Joe Ledbetter / Toy2R 8″ Toxic Swamp Dog (BLUE) by Joe Ledbetter / Toy2R 2.5″ Toxic Swamp Qee Series by…

Tokidoki’s Adios and Ciao Ciao

Check out the prototypes of Simone Legno’s (tokidoki) newest rotocast vinyl figures – Adios and Ciao Ciao. It’s the grim reaper and his girlfriend…Ciao Ciao is not a big, blue-tongued dog. STRANGEco will be releasing more info about the 6″…

2007 Toy Fair: Tonner Doll Co.

Tonner Doll Company’s Toy Fair display was very impressive…even their press packet was top notch. Supergirl and Wonder Woman were simply the beginning of their DC Stars line of Tonner Character Figures (TCF). They displayed a prototype version of their…

2007 Toy Fair: Merit International

Merit International was displaying a few of the newer figures from STD Toys, specifically Sifu Slick’s Shaolin Monx line. They had both the master (6″ tall) as well as the six students (4″ tall)…plus a number of cool mini spray…

2007 Toy Fair: Sideshow Collectibles

Sideshow revealed a number of new dioramas, statues and maquettes at Toy Fair. Most of their 1/6 scale figures have already been announced, so our focus was drawn to the debut of their Darth Maul 1:4 Scale Premium Format Figure….