May 25, 2013

A Floating Bull for Double Fools

The out of this world Double Fools tell us there's a "Secret Boy Band in the Universe", designed by Double Line Alan and is going to release one of it's members '#07 FLOATING BULL'.

The exquisitely detailed Fools Paradise handmade 12 series is only limited to 50 pieces worldwide so get in quick when they go up for pre-order June 1 HERE

The other guy in Red with the Bunny-ear-helmet by the way is apparently the opening act 'EARTHMAN #06' which looks pretty rad.  

Mario Peep Holes from Jason Freeny

This years 6 time Designer Toy Awards nominee artist Jason Freeny, known for creating anatomical sculptures, releases his latest work 'Mario Peep Holes'.

The mono tone Mario with his colored insides showing in specific places is 8" tall and if you're interested in purchasing this one of kind figure then send Jason an EMAIL.

 As an added bonus, if you'd like to see the visual diary of how Jason created this awesome piece then go HERE.

Astrogangar to the Rescue Exclusively from Medicon Toy

Medicon Toy have announced their exclusive release of their 'Astrogangar' figure.

"Astroganger was a 1972 Japanese animation about Super Robot anime series created by Knack Productions and an alien woman named Maya crash-lands on Earth. Her homeworld was destroyed by the Blasters, a cruel alien race who steals the natural resources from other planets. She falls in love with a scientist and gives birth to a human boy named Kentaro. When the Blasters invade the Earth, Kentaro must defeat them by fighting with Astroganger, a robot made from living metal."

The 12" articulated arms and head vinyl figure comes in two colorways of original and fake (yeah you read that right). You can pre-order the living metal Robot now from HERE with plans to release in late August.

Action Figure Blues Podcast Episode 65

Episode 65 of the Action Figure Blues podcast includes a set of Rapid Fire Reviews, and the next in our Greatest Toylines Ever Series: Kenner Super Powers! Click HERE to listen, it's toy time for your ears!

Cavey's 3rd Birthday Show Customs Revealed

The Cavey's 3rd Birthday Show custom pieces have been final revealed to be viewed via but here are a few of our favs and the entire list of awesome talent contributing:
A Little Stranger, Chaukoskis, Cris Rose, DMS, Doktor A, DrilOne, Jay222, Jon Paul Kaiser, J*Ryu, Gary Ham, George Gaspar, Haus of Boz, Jake Waldron, Jeremiah Ketner, Kerry Dyer, Lady Lauren Loves, Leecifer, Lisa Rae Hansen, Luke Chueh, Lunabee, Matt Jones, Map Map, Mike Strick, Mister Lister, Okkle, Onell Design, Onorio Depiro, Peskimo, Phil Corbett, Planet Domu, Podgy Panda, RunDMB, Scott Tolleson, Scott Wilkowski, Sergey Safonov, Stitches and Glue, The Sucklord, The Tarantulas, Squink, Triclops.

 The Vinyl Cavey Custom Show launches May 31 in London but if you want to purchase items from the show email Holly for availability.

There's Lil Jammie's for the Don't Care Bears

Check out the baddest Lil' Bears around as Fuller Designs release the Don't Care Bears, Lil Jammie's style. 

This weeks bear is the leader of the pack is D.C. Bear. His heart was broken too many times so he took it upon himself to lead this band of misfit bears. His only mission... kick ass and take names later!

Each bear will be limited to only
 five pieces each, is hand casted resin and painted by James himself and comes with a resin casted Prisoner Bear and 4x6" framed print. Every week will be a new bear from the group released including D.C. Bear, Revenge, F.U. Bear, Unlucky, Cold Heart and Love Stinks!

Also, For each purchase of a bear you will be automatically be entered to WIN a FREE FULL SIZE WALL SKATE DECK. Featuring the artwork of my sold out Apocalypse Bears Deck. The more you buy the better odds you get because each bear you buy earns you another entry. The winner will be announced two weeks after the final bear is released. 

So to secure your bad ass bear and go in the running for that sick deck, then check out the Fuller Designs store HERE.

Top 5 OMFG Figures for Series 4

We posted HERE that the voting had begun to find October Toys next 5 mini figs for OMFG Series 4. After 146 very cool entries, 540 votes and 25 days here is the top 5 OMFG figures for series 4 voted by those on the October Toys forum.

"Thank you to everyone who took the time to submit designs and to everyone who participated in voting! There were so many great entries!" - Aylene Gaspar
Here is the list of designs and their creators: Treewitched" designed by MudMorox (sculpted by GormTransMonster), "The Wooly Wisp" designed & sculpted by Billy Parker, "Bull's Eye" designed by Raging Nerdgasm (sculpted by George Gaspar), "The Siren" designed by Corwin Webb, and "Fossil Freak" designed by GSilverfish. 

Congratulations to those who were the winning votes and we can't wait to see these little beauties come to life. We'll keep you up to date on the Kickstarter campaign starts, but if you'd like to see all 146 entries go HERE.

Josh Mayhem's Battle Los Angeles Awesomeness

The always awesome Josh Mayhem presents Staff Sergeant Nantz & The Aquoid, two exceptionally detailed vinyl figures.

Based on what is probably one of Josh's favorite alien invasion movies of all time, the Battle Los Angeles themed custom 3" Dunnys are for "The Invasion" custom blindbox series presented by Vinyl Attack releasing June 15. 

No other information is available at this time on this totally rad series but keep your eyes peeled HERE and the Vinyl Attack FB page.