Toys Are Us: A Revolution In Plastic Director’s Cut

X-Ray Films has released the Director’s Cut of the documentary Toys Are Us: A Revolution In Plastic. This version features extended scenes, more interviews, and updated pictures of toys. The DVD also includes two new mini-documentaries: “Toy Making 101”, which…

REVIEW: MODman Mimobot

Background Even if you don’t follow the designer toy world, you might have heard of Gary Baseman through his work on Teacher’s Pet or the board game Cranium. He’s lent his distinctive style to Qees, Trexis, Circus Punks and Dunnys…as…

Larry “Buster” Crabbe as Flash Gordon

Not only did Go Hero announce that they will now be taking “official” pre-orders for their Buck Rogers 1:6 scale Deluxe Figure and the Atomic Disintegrator Pistol, but they’ve also revealed their newest license – Buster Crabbe as Flash Gordon….

Patch Together’s Product On Demand

Patch Together has just rolled out a new feature they are calling Product On Demand. What happens is that people can pre-order a design and then Patch Together will set a production run quantity depending on if there is enough…

New at Fugitive Toys

The folks at Fugitive Toys have added new products at their site: The Simpsons Mini Figures Skllbuds 1.8 Green Skllbuds 1.9 Grey Tricycle Terror HazMaPo Fall(en) – Green HazMaPo Fall(en) – Teal SUG H60 Ulligus H60 DGPH Berenjena Dalek Teddy…

MIRF Vinyl

MIRF is the new vinyl tag designed by 1134 members MINT & SERF. The toy merges both artists’ styles into one piece. More of a sculpture than a toy, the 9″ long MIRF is rotary molded in soft-vinyl and limited…

Booger the Tree Orc at the Tribute to Gygax Show

Tonight, Saturday August 23rd is the opening reception for the Tribute to Gygax group exhibition. Over 30 artists have participated in this show honoring the late Gary Gygax, inventor of the game Dungeons and Dragons. The reception begins at 7PM…

Now Available at Frozen Empire Toys

Now Available at Frozen Empire Toys: The Simpsons Mini Figure Series by Kidrobot – $7.95 (blind box) or $181 (display case) KFGU – Clear Gold Gamerita by Joe Ledbetter/Intheyellow – $82.50 KFGU – GID Sad Mecha Bear by Luke Chueh/Intheyellow…

Mitch O’Connell at The Ghetto

Mitch O’Connell will be at The Ghetto on Thursday, September 4th his first show in Japan. The Ghetto is located at 1-1-10 Hyakuninchou Shinjyukuku in Tokyo. So, if you’re in the neighborhood, you’ll definitely want to make it out for…

TADO’s Tulip

TADO’s 7″ tall Tulip vinyl figure will be released from Kidrobot on August 28th. You rarely see vinyl toys with so many accessories, but it appears Tulip will come loaded with a tool belt full of them. Is it me,…

REVIEW: IWG Astro Krieg Mini Figures

Background You might have seen the IWG Astro Krieg Series. Rocket World has taken three of their most popular Insurgents Wilderness Gruppo characters (Titus the Grizzly Bear, Hannibal the Mountain Guerilla, and Affonso the White Rhino) and decked them out…

Curster Releases Their Yeti

Curster has announced the release of their Yeti plush. Yeti is a freestanding plush with articulated arms and stands 9.5” (24cm) in height. They are made from ultra soft faux fur with four face options available (The Smirker, The Whistler,…