Kidrobot recently announced a collaboration with Quiccs who produce their own amazing looking art toys and put their characters to some other great products. This collaboration sees the Quiccs style added to the Kidrobot funny figure, resulting in the “Volteq Dunny” which is an impressive 20 inches tall. This figure is available to pre-order now… Read More Toy News: Kidrobot x Quiccs Volteq 20″ Dunny
Available to order now are 2 different double packs of vinyl figures for the KidRobot Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles line, working out at $27.99 per pack. These have to be some of the nicest 3 inch turtles figures I’ve seen in a while and the paint finish has a really cool street art style. One… Read More Toy News: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles x KidRobot Vinyl Figure 2 Packs
Not really much to announce here beyond what I already said earlier in the week, with this figure coming soon to the YouTooz website… But this time we have a rendering of the sculpt and it looks as amazing as I thought it would – I love this figure! Nice work YouTooz.
As part of the black Friday weekend of exclusive released by KidRobot, they have limited numbers of pre-orders available of this minions figure from the Rise of Gru in a black and gold edition, but hurry as pre-orders on the Kidrobot website are limited for the black Friday weekend and available now for $100 each.… Read More Toy News: Black Friday Kidrobot Minions Anatomy Vinyl Figure
DoomCo Designs and Squibbles Ink have teamed up for this New York Comic Con exclusive colourway of the Tarbus the Tardigrade vinyl figure, calling it the What Lurks in the Murk edition to reflect that gorgeous glossy colour! It’s available now through the Tenacious Toys website and they’ll be at NYCC booth 1579. This is… Read More Toy News: NYCC Exclusive Tarbus the Tardigrade Colourway by DoomCo Designs
Yesterday was the first time I had actually seen these blind boxes in person whilst visiting the MCM Comic Con in London where I came upon the Mogic stall. Mogic are the UK partner for Pop Mart, so you’r best bet for getting these figures if you’re here. The prices are pretty good too, with… Read More Pop Mart x How2Work The Monsters Toys Review
I had written earlier in the year about these being on the horizon for Funko and I wondered at the time whether it was a series they particularly needed at that time, or this time for that matter. After that things seemed to go a bit quiet on this line until I suddenly just happened… Read More Funko Gold Series 1 Premium Vinyl Figures; Biggie Smalls Review
It has been 2 years today since the Tubbz range of cos-playing ducks was released by Numskull, and they’re a range which has taken the collectors market by storm and which I have to say I probably haven’t myself given quite enough air time to! I have done a customization post before and I try… Read More Celebrating 2 Years of Tubbz with my Top 10 Cos-Playing Ducks!
Available now for $12.99 each from My Plastic Heart are these gorgeous figures from Liila Toys and the Misty Forest Summer Love Series. It’s made up of an edition of 6 base figures with the Summer Love Prince hidden figure. All of the other figures are a number of variations of Xia Lian (Princess, mushroom,… Read More Nerd News: Misty Forest Summer Love Series Blind Box
Now these figures are something which needs to be seen to be believed- they are absolutely gorgeous! When it comes it figures, I think the flagship for Numskull is now the TUBBZ range and when I saw that there were new Doom figures released by Numskull I immediately thought to myself TUBBZ… Then I saw… Read More NERD NEWS: 12 New Doom Collectible Figures from Numskull
Available for pre-order now from the KidRobot website is this brand new exclusive vinyl figure produced in conjunction with Strange Cat Toys and Chris Dokebi. They call it the Puck Little Painter and it’s a 5″ figure retailing at $75… It doesn’t look like there’s a limited number right now but it sounds like it… Read More Nerd News: KidRobot x Chris Dokebi Vinyl Figure Pre-Order
These were announced yesterday in time for International Women’s Day but quite late in the day for us here in the UK so I’m a bit bummed that I wasn’t able to make this announcement yesterday as it would have been perfect! KidRobot have collaborated with artist Tara McPherson to bring this range of blind… Read More Nerd News: Tara McPherson, Stellar Dream Scouts Blind Toys from KidRobot
Available now through the Superplastic website is this 8″ Superguggi which is billed as the last from the dream line and it looks absolutely insane, with a removable mask which they suggest doesn’t get removed so that he essentially doesn’t kick your ass with that love stick he holds… I for one really want to… Read More Nerd News: Fever Dream Fashion Horror Superguggi By Guggimon @ Superplastic
An awesome looking 8 inch Guggi is hitting SuperPlastic very soon, with pre-orders open now and an expected shipping time in March 2021! Pre orders are available through the SuperPlastic website, but don’t sit on your hands too long thinking about it, they’re limited to just 1,111 world wide! he even comes with a dead… Read More Nerd News: Wet Dream Fashion Horror Superguggi by Guggimon Pre-Order from SuperPlastic now!
Available to buy now from KidRobot and selected retailers is a new vinyl toy based around the Hello Kitty range which KidRobot seem to do so damn well! In this version the 8 inch figure is a clad in Hello Kitty’s midnight rainbow unicorn outfit which is made up of a black body, unicorn horn… Read More Nerd News: KidRobot x Hello Kitty 8″ Midnight Rainbow Unicorn Vinyl Out Now
I saw this a few days ago and I can’t believe I slept on posting this – it’s one of the coolest monsters to come out of the SuperPlastic factory in a long time! This Kranky is a massive 15 inches tall, has the usual Kranky removable lid and even rattles when you shake it…… Read More Nerd News: SuperPlastic Uber Kranky in SeaFoam Green
2 new Dunny’s have dropped on the KidRobot website as they honor artist Frida Kahlo, after they also made the really beautiful te amo figure last year. The Mexican artist now also has a 5 inch Dunny limited to 600 world wide and created in her image, which actually already sold out as soon as… Read More Nerd News: kid Robot x Frida Kahlo Dunny Drop x 2
Unbox Industries have worked with Chris Lee to bring a soft vinyl version of the neopolitan colourway of the 4 inch tall rhino beetle which is looking absolutely incredible and is out today. Available from Unbox Industries from 15:00 GMT today for $60 with a strict limit of 1 per person… this thing is absolutely… Read More Nerd News: Unbox Industries x Chris Lee Neopolitan Rhino Beetle Out Today
TCon the ToyConosaurus is the physical figure which brings the mascot of the UK ToyCon to life each year, and every year it is very slightly different. The one which you’ll see in this article is my own one which came from the 2020 ToyCon and has a marbled colourway. This particular one is actually… Read More What is TCon the ToyConosaurus by ToyCon
Wow, now that’s a hell of a question! I could write on for ages about the various different series, sizes and collaborations but that would make for one long post which I think no one is going to want to read. So what I’ll do instead is to give you an overview of the basics… Read More What is a Kidrobot Dunny
2020 was the year Funko announced this new range of figures which come to you in an aluminium container made to look like a fizzy drink can / soda can – hence the name. And in this first year they have already produced / announced (because I’m including all figures announced this year in this… Read More The 10 Best Funko Soda Figures of 2020
Monskey figures are amongst the first of the customizable vinyl toys which grace the designer toy world these days, and they are one which has remained synonymous with street art… The brand is designed with one thing in mind, and that is for the figure to be a canvas. In the past these figures were… Read More What is a Monskey Maniacs Figure?
It has been a long time coming but after Spanky Stokes decided that the toy customizing world needed a new blank canvas, the Stroll DIY vinyl figure was born… Now it’s available to buy through Strange Cat Toys at the link below, and as well as the normal white version there is also a Glow… Read More Nerd News: Stroll DIY White Vinyl by Spanky Stokes Out Now
This new 8 inch Dunny which is available from the Kid Robot website (link below) right now is one of the coolest Dunny’s I have seen so far and whilst it was released in both black and white, the black one has already sold out, with the white being available for just $49.99! KidRobot.com This… Read More Nerd News: Kid Robot 8″ Gashadokuro Plush Guts Dunny
When I say Hello Kitty and friends from Sanrio galore over at Kid Robot, I’m not kidding! There is a whole new and varied range available now on their website! It’s a mixture of brand new and also a few fairly new items which I wrote about recently… It’s an impressive collection though to say… Read More Nerd News: Sanrio Hello Kitty & Friends Galore with Kid Robot!