Hot Toys is showing off a teaser image of the next figure from their The Amazing Spider-Man 2 sixth scale license. Hmmm...looks a little bit like Jamie Foxx as Electro.
Mezco Toyz has revealed their first Summer 2014 Exclusive - Rebel Frankenstein. The 9" tall figure features a sleeveless leather vest with his monstrous insignia, a real metal wallet chain on his belt, and a tattoo on his bicep.
This limited edition monster is cast in a mysteriously translucent green plastic and features ten points of articulation. A limited amount will be available online via the above link beginning June 13th 2014 for $50.00 each.
The date for Uglycon 2014 has been announced. The event will take place at Giant Robot (GR2) in Los Angeles, CA on June 21st 2014. The show hours haven't been announced as of yet. If I'm correct, this is the 9th annual Uglycon - dating back to 2006.
Rampage Gallery in Tokyo will host Japanese Sofubi-maker Elegab (Nari-san) and American Toymaker and Artist Plaseebo (Bob Conge). There will be loads of customs by both artists. Adding to the excitement, Elegab will be previewing a brand new full sized figure at the show.
The show will open at Rampage Studios on Friday May 30th 2014, with a party and sales getting underway at 7PM that evening. The show will also be open Saturday and Sunday from 11AM to 4PM. On-line sales will commence on Monday June 2nd 2014.
Here are some of the customs that Bob will have in the show:
“The Ghost Catcher”
A one of a kind custom vinyl mash-up of an Elegab Kouzira and a Plaseebo Night Gamer with glass eyes and 3 internal LED units.
“Blue Moon Warui Inu”
A custom of the Kaiju Coup Bad Dog with glass eyes and an internal LED unit.
Dark Mind Toys is proud to present their first exclusive - a fresh batch of the Disarticulators‘ Critter mini figures. Designed and sculpted by Zectron and produced in a keshi-style rubber courtesy of Tru:Tek, the 1" tall figures have been cast in thermal color-changing purple-blue pigment.
There will be 13 pieces available - 8 in a deep “eggplant” and 5 in a light “lavender”. They will be available on Thursday May 29th 2014 at 1PM ET and will be priced at $20.00 each plus shipping.
Inki Drop (Shelly Rodriguez) has created a Kickstarter project, trying to get her Tentatrio plush pals into production. Each plush measures 4" tall and is constructed of super soft, high quality minky fur and embellished with embroidered details.
The initial $8,500 goal amount for the project has been met. It will allow Shelly to produce 250 of each design, for a total of 750 plashes. (There's also a Starwhal stretch goal at $17,500)
As far as pledge levels, a plush squid can be had starting at the $25.00 level. This project will be funded on Thursday June 5th 2014 at 5:22PM ET.
Daniel Yu will be releasing three new items this Sunday - May 25th 2014 - at 11PM ET.
Gory Bomb & Bronco Buster Irish Whipped Edition
Cast in green swirled resin, each piece features multiple points of magnetic articulation and come bagged with a header card. Gory Bomb stands 5.5 inches while Bronco Buster stands 6 inches. This is an edition of 10 pieces per figure.
Price: $40.00 each
R. Mortis Day The Earth Stood Still Edition
Fully painted R. Mortis, inspired by Niktos outfit from Return of the Jedi. Stands 3 inches tall. This is an edition of 5 pieces.
Price: $35.00 each
Featuring an array of versions, including metallics, GID, pearlescent, translucent and swirled editions, each 3 inch Mortis figure is blind bagged. This is an edition size of 60 hand cast resin pieces.
Price: $10.00 each
Erick Scarecrow has released two new limited run figures over at the ESC-Toy Shop. The Camo Slate Alien (shown above) is an edition of 10 pieces, running $45.00 each. And the Twin Pink Camo Drake is an edition size of 2 pieces, with each one running $750.00.
The White Flocked Vinyl Caveys released on June 5th 2014 at 3PM ET at the Cavey online shop. There will be 10 pieces available. Each vinyl Cavey measures in at 7cm (about 2.75") tall and comes with a pint sized fabric tag.
Funko has announced another series of Mystery Minis. Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Mystery Minis are set to hit stores in July 2014. The film is set to hit theaters on August 1st 2014. The series will consist of Star-Lord, Drax the Destroyer, Rocket, Groot, Gamora, Ronan the Accuser, and Nebula.