MAN-E-NEWS// The DCon exclusive Cantina Banda figures from 2bitHACK x DKE Toys…

Following Healeymade’s awesome Bounty Wrestlers reveal earlier in the week, the guys over at DKE Toys are proud to reveal another exclusive custom bootleg release they’ll be bringing along to Designer Con 2014 next month, the Cantina Banda from 2bitHACK! The latest entry in the artist’s infamous Mi Empire Loca series, the 3.75″ kit-bashes bothContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The DCon exclusive Cantina Banda figures from 2bitHACK x DKE Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Planet of the Bapes custom bootleg from 2bitHACK…

“We may have destroyed our world but at least our new overlords are stylish mothertruckers…” 2bitHACK graces us with his latest figure just in time for Black Friday, the hilarious Planet of the Bapes custom bootleg! Kit-bashed from a variety of action figures and recast in resin, the dual homage to Planet of the ApesContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Planet of the Bapes custom bootleg from 2bitHACK…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The JP4000 custom bootleg from 2bitHACK…

It’s been a while since we’ve seen a new figure release from 2bitHACK, so it came with great pleasure this morning to find that his latest piece will be ready for public consumption in just a few days time! Entitled ‘JP4000’, the ingenius custom bootleg has been kit-bashed from a vintage Kenner Jurassic Park VelociraptorContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The JP4000 custom bootleg from 2bitHACK…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Empire’n on a Budget” custom bootleg from 2bitHACK…

“Due to budget cuts the Empire has been forced to improvise and use what ever materials they can lay their hands on…” Custom bootleg artist 2bitHACK comes with his latest (and quite possibly greatest!) figure yet, the “Empire’n on a Budget” mash-up! Kit-bashing the legs of Star Wars’ iconic AT-AT walker with a Ford Econoline,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Empire’n on a Budget” custom bootleg from 2bitHACK…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Mi Empire Loca ‘Lil Chewie’ and ‘Street Soldiers’ from 2bitHACK…

Bootleg maestro 2bitHACK has revealed test pulls of his latest line of upcoming figures, the Mi Empire Loca ‘Street Soldiers’! Featuring previous releases Vato Trooper, Prisoner #C3P0 and Homie Chewie alongside all new creation Lil Chewie, all of the kit-bashed and re-sculpted pieces have been cast by 2bitHACK in an authentic ‘army men’ green. NoContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Mi Empire Loca ‘Lil Chewie’ and ‘Street Soldiers’ from 2bitHACK…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Clutter’s (In)action Figure Show featuring The Disarticulators…

It comes with great pleasure today to announce details of the very first group art exhibition that we (Tru:Tek, Zectron and Bigmantoys) will be participating as The Disarticulators… Clutter‘s (In)action Figure Show! Without further ado, we bring you the official press statement- “The (In)action Figure Show,” an art toy show focused on elevating the traditionalContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Clutter’s (In)action Figure Show featuring The Disarticulators…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Mi Empire Loca Ese bootleg resin figures from 2BitHack…

Originally debuting at Designer Con at the beginning of the month, 2BitHack‘s Mi Empire Loca Ese resin figures are now available to purchase online! Consisting of 3 bootleg vintage Star Wars kit-bashes; Vato Trooper, Prisoner #c3po and Homie Chewie, each hispanic themed figure comes hand cast and painted by 2BitHack, packaged with an exclusive blisterContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Mi Empire Loca Ese bootleg resin figures from 2BitHack…”

MAN-E-NEWS// “Mi Empire Loca” WIP from 2bitHACK…

It appears that 2012 will be the year of the Star Wars bootleg at DesignerCon this November, as alongside The Sucklord‘s Super Suck Up! show, 2bitHACK will also be debuting his latest line of mash-ups, Mi Empire Loca. We originally revealed the first figure in the series, Chewbacca Homes, a few weeks back, so itContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// “Mi Empire Loca” WIP from 2bitHACK…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Banksy Bootleg “Open Run” edition from 2bitHACK…

Following a sell-out debut at 3D Retro‘s SDCC booth last week, 2bitHACK is proud to announce the release of the Banksy Bootleg “Open Edition”. Identical to the original exclusive in all but packaging, the open run is due to come unsigned/numbered, with slogan “Have a nice day” replacing Officer 619… “Inspired” by Banksy’s Smiley Copper,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Banksy Bootleg “Open Run” edition from 2bitHACK…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Banksy Bootleg: Officer 619 from 2bitHACK…

After a month since it’s first announcement, 2bitHACK finally reveals the finished Banksy Bootleg in all it’s blister carded glory! Designed in conjunction with the “LiveJoeShow”, the packaging compliments the booted resin figure perfectly, with the name tag “Officer 619” and UN-OriginalFake logo craftily emblazoned at the bottom! Limited to just 10 pieces, these guysContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Banksy Bootleg: Officer 619 from 2bitHACK…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Mi Empire Loca” Chwebacca Homes from 2bitHACK…

Continuing his recent barrage of resin bootlegs, 2bitHACK has just revealed details of his latest project, the “Mi Empire Loca” series! Hilariously combining hispanic culture with Star Wars, the first character to be announced is “Chewbacca Homes”, coming complete with vest, long shorts and trainers! Seen above is the first test pull which 2bitHACK plansContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Mi Empire Loca” Chwebacca Homes from 2bitHACK…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The visible skeleton Stormtrooper LEGO bootleg from 2bitHACK…

Sitting alongside the recently revealed “Smiley Copper” action figure (check it out here), 2bitHACK has been hard at work on yet another project, the as yet untitled “visible skeleton LEGO Stormtrooper” bootleg! Revealing an initial kit-bash test pull last week featuring a de-armed, mini-legged LEGO Stormtrooper with the strap-line “Test pull… The nontest pulls will beContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The visible skeleton Stormtrooper LEGO bootleg from 2bitHACK…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Smiley Copper” bootleg Banksy figure from 2bitHACK…

Revealed over at Spanky Stokes this weekend comes the latest creation from 2bitHACK, the “Smiley Copper” Banksy bootleg! Taking the infamous street artist’s iconic “Smiley Copper” piece, 2bitHACK has kit-bashed an action figure with a ‘Watchmen’ smiley face and helmet to create a near perfect rendition in toy form! Due to be making its wayContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Smiley Copper” bootleg Banksy figure from 2bitHACK…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Mini SUCKaws bootleg peg figure from 2bitHACK…

“Someone messed up and set the cloner to 50%- so now we have a bunch of little clones running around!” Following the release of Megantrann last month (read more here), 2bitHACK has revealed a return to his original bootleg, SUCKaws- this time in mini form! Standing at just 2.5″ (approximately half the size of theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Mini SUCKaws bootleg peg figure from 2bitHACK…”

TRANNYformers: New resin figures from 2bithack

Continuing the shameless pop culture parodies of our last post, we present to you the “TRANNYformers”, the latest line of resin figures from toy creator, 2bithack. Launching yesterday, the 4″ tall hand cast and painted toys are available to purchase for $40 each through 2bithack’s bigcartel here. The up coming artist first debuted at DesignerContinue reading “TRANNYformers: New resin figures from 2bithack”