I'm sure you've at least once said, to someone close to you, that your life wasn't complete without a porcelain balloon dog taking a dookie. Well, k.olin tribute - Art&Toys has got your covered. The Popek Black Porcelain Edition by WHATSHISNAME (no...that's his name) is limited to a numbered edition of 50 pieces. Each, nearly one foot tall piece, includes a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.
They are currently available to pre-order (delivery is anticipated for the end of November 2018) for €750.00 tax included (that's about $865.00).
Hyperactive Monkey has announced their Designer Con 2018 Exclusive - Gerald "The Golden Gunslinger” Okamura - Jade Edition. The figure - limited to a run of 20 pieces - will be available at Booth #1118 during the show this weekend. Also, your purchase includes a sticker and limited edition print. And stop by the booth on Saturday November 17th 2018 from 12:30 PM to 1:30PM and meet the legend (Gerald Okamura) in person (free postcards while supplies last).
UVD Toys and The Bots have announced that The World of Luna is growing. At Designer Con 2018, they will be launching the third character in the line - the Dusk Bunnies. These 3-inch tall hand-cast and hand-painted resin figures will be available to pick up at DCOn Booth #2431. Known as the ghosts of the forest, these bunnies are lighting quick, so you'll need to grab one quickly. Although, there's no word on pricing on these guys...
Since Five Points Fest - back in May - UVD Toys and JC Rivera have been teasing the launch of their all new The Bearchamp vinyl figure. At Designer Con 2018, UVD Toys will be releasing a limited amount of the OG Colorway of the 4-inch tall vinyl figure at their Booth #2431.The will sell for $50.00 each, and there will be an artist signing at their booth on Saturday November 15th 2018 at 1PM.
Also, they will also will be launching online pre-orders for the figure on Rivera's store (link above) on Saturday November 16th 2018 at Noon CST. They anticipate that shipping to customers will begin in December 2018.
Released at Designer Con 2018, the Exclusive WING KONG TIKI (Maui Gold Edition) will be limited to a run of only 6 pieces. The resin tiki has been designed by David Gonzalez, sculpted by Mike Mendez, moldcast by Brian Ahlbeck, and features the likeness of Gerald Okamura (from Big Trouble in Little China). The figure comes in a collectible wicker box with a hang tag and two stickers and is wrapped in burlap. Each figure is numbered and personally autographed by Gerald Okamura .
TO PURCHASE: On Friday November 16th 2018 send a DM to @officialgeraldokamurawith the password phrase : In the tiki tiki tiki tiki room
With Designer Con 2018 right around the corner (November 16th through the 18th), announcements are coming in nonstop. The latest is the Janken Bōzu figures by Mirock Toy and Planet 3 Toys. Janken Bōzu stands at approximately 6.7 inches tall and is cast in a dark blue/light blue marbled sofubi. It's been painted and modified by Yohei Kaneko (Mirock Toy).
The figure comes in 3 versions and will sell for $80.00. You'll (hopefully) be able to pick one up at the TOMENOSUKE Booth #2232.
Zukaty has announced the Neon Pink Bruzzy limited release. Bruzzy stands 7 inches tall with 5 points articulation (neck, arms and legs). It comes packed in a bag with header card, featuring inside art by @crybag_design, stickers, and a mini omake Bruzzy head. The figure is priced at $70.00 plus shipping ($26.00 for international, $10.00 for UK). The figure is only available until 11PM GMT/7PM ET today (Monday October 29th 2018).
To purchase, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with "Neon Pink Bruzzy" in subject and include:
Great Twins has announced the pre-order availability of their 1/1th scale Old Master Qfigure, in both "Colour" and "Black and White" versions. With a planned Q2 of 2019 release, the figure will also be available in Exclusive versions that include the Dog seen in the Old Master Q comic. The pre-order window is open through November 16th 2018 for the Exclusive Version and from November 1th through December 10th 2018 for the Normal Version. Look for it to retail for $90.00.
"Old Master Q" also known as "老夫子" is a popular Hong Kong manhua created by Alfonso Wong, with over five decades of existence, from his first appearance in newspapers and magazines in Hong Kong in 1962, and later serialised in 1964, until its publication today! As well, the titular character and his friends has been made into many Cantonese and Mandarin cartoon animations, including feature films with live actors combined with advanced CGI graphics.
The 1/12th scale Old Master Q includes the following:
Action body with over 25 points of articulation
Three pairs of interchangeable hands
Set of fine cutting costume
Pair of shoes
Exclusive Version: Dog that appears in the Old Master Q comic