Bwana Spoons has collaborated with his buddy T9G again and has released a “Warpaint” Absoluton run at his all new online shop! Painted with layers of traditional paints and Monster Kolor on vinyl, they’re all one-offs and will be shipped blind for the price of $220 a piece, including a header card and an additional print. All orders placed from now through Sunday will get an additional patch and will be entering a lottery for a free one-off figure!
Koji Harmon of Cometdebris will be releasing this year’s Halloween Unlucky Bags on October 18th at 10pm Pacific time! As with previous bags, there will be all kinds of customs, micro runs, unpainted editions and unreleased test shot colors, and Cometdebris have included 2 brand new sculpts in several bags as well! They will be available in 3 sizes: a small bag with 1 mini and 1 medium sculpt for $111, a medium bag with 2 minis and 2 medium toys for $222, as well as a large bag with the same content as the medium one, but with an additional Zagoran by Gargamel for the total price of $333.
Ummikko from Sweden will be dropping some one-off Kongingus at the Ummikko online shop this Sunday, September 21st at 5pm CET! This “Gorillas in the Mist” release consists of 5 figures which are going to be sold blind-bagged, painted on dark grey and mint green vinyl with a price tag of $70 including worldwide shipping.
Dropping today, September 12th at 5pm PST, here’s a bunch of new Kid Toxic sofubi figures by Blurble! Standing 6 inches tall and produced in collaboration with Lulubell Toys, there will be 3 highly detailed customs by Evil Dave for $60 a piece, as well as a few unpainted red Kids for a price of only $30 plus shipping.
Yesterday, Angel Abby have opened their retail shop in Hong Kong and in celebration of this event, they’ve gotten their hands on some one-offs by Elegab! Currently available at their online store, 3 of the 5 pieces can still be purchased for the affordable price of $100 (plus $20 international shipping costs), that being a Kaiju Jimagon, a Tonneran and a Spagon!
Continuing to expand his ongoing line-up of collaborations, Blobpus has tackled Frank Mysterio‘s Antichrist 666 figure for several one-off releases! Now available by lottery for a period of a few days only, there are 6 different pieces for prices of $145 or $160 each. Full names and information on how to enter can be found at his blog as usual!
Once more, Secret Base have teamed up with Three Tides Tattoo for a new 1/1 Skull Head release! Completely handpainted on flocked vinyl, these “SGF” versions are sold blind-bagged for $248 and happen to be quite the unique eye-catchers. Marvelous!
Mark Nagata has updated the Max Toy Co web shop with a bunch of new mini figure customs! With the exception of the Kaiju Negora rainbow edition for $160, all of them are priced at $75-$80 and you’ll be able to find Micro Negoras, two Nyagira Cats, a Drazorus custom and a Dragigus.
Although I did miss the announcement a while ago, Giant Robot have invited Yukinori Dehara for another “Tiny Little Objects” show at their gallery (on display until August 20th) and have just released quite a bunch of new toys at their online store! There are all kinds of handpainted sofubi micros with sizes of around 1 inch, priced at $10 and also available in small sets, plus some recent Motoyoshi Nabura and Ishida Ho-Nyo colorways for $55 and $50 respectively. Now is the time to finally get your hands on some Dehara vinyl easily!
But what would a good Dehara exhibition be without lots of handmade paper clay sculptures? With prices between $40 and $75, they measure from 1 to 3.5 inches tall – be sure to visit the shop for dozens of more figures!
Toy Art Gallery is proud to announce this month’s show, featuring new works by Doubleparlour, Mike Egan and Lurk: Death Rides Again! Opening on August 9th from 7-10pm, the exhibition includes original paintings, drawings, prints and resin sculptures, as well as the soft vinyl debuts from both Lurk (previously teased) and Doubleparlour! Titled “Merryners”, Doubleparlour will are having a 4-pieces series with the first teaser consisting of the unpainted Uwie & Chap figures below.
FOE Gallery in Northampton, MA will be hosting a group exhibition with an opening reception on Friday, August 8th: Playing With Fire! Featuring customs, collaborations and micro runs by Paul Kaiju and Mutant Vinyl Hardcore across numerous figures, as well as several paintings by Michael Skattum, whose Slimebat toy has also been painted by both artists. Something you should definitely be checking out if you’re in the area!
Bad Teeth and Double Haunt continue releasing several micro runs and one-offs across both online shops! Up at Bad Teeth are some “Five Flavor” and “Bruised” colorways on clear and light pink vinyl for prices of $45 each, while Double Haunt have got some unpainted Black Glitter Cheestroyers for $40 and lots of one-offs on clear vinyl with insides for prices of around $40-45!
Fugi.me and Taylored Curiosities are proud to announce and curate “Modified Wool”, a custom group show based on Chima Group‘s Wool toy! Exhibiting at the RayGun Comics Hackney store in London from July 26th at 4pm until August 9th, any pieces still available afterwards will be sold through Fugi.me.
The 30 participating artists include A Little Stranger, Blue Frog, Fakir, J*RYU, Jackie Maddocks, Lisa Rae Hansen, Lunabee, Map Map, Mark Nagata, Matt Jones, MCA, Mecha Virus, Mister Lister, Okkle, Onorio, Pickled Circus, PJ Constable, Pocket Wookie, Robotic Industries, Run DMB, Scott Tolleson, Sergey Safanov, Stitches & Glue, TADO, Taylored Curiosoities, Toy Terror, Uamou, Ume Toys, Uncle Absinth, and more…
Gorgoloid will be releasing the fifth wave of custom painted Kaiju Rhaal figures today, June 13th at 6pm PST! Made of various resin colors and painted with Monster Kolor, each piece comes signed and has got a price of $85.