MAN-E-NEWS// Non-SDCC exclusives from Healeymade…

Tired of reading about SDCC exclusives that you know you’ll never be able to afford (let alone find) on the aftermarket? Then you’ll be pleased to know that at least one artist has got you covered through this troublesome time… presenting Healeymade‘s Non-Con exclusives! Dropping in-store throughout the week starting Preview Night (Wednesday, July 17th),Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Non-SDCC exclusives from Healeymade…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Darth Macho custom bootleg from Kaboom Toys…

“Darth Macho is not your normal asthmatic cyber man, he’s buff and beautiful and waiting poolside for your sexy ass to have a cocktail with him…” Originally debuting in a limited ‘blood red’ preview release a few weeks back, Christopher Cannon over at Kaboom Toys proudly introduces the standard edition of his latest custom bootleg…Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Darth Macho custom bootleg from Kaboom Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘White’ 3rd Anniversary Grhouls from Healeymade…

Having spawned numerous one-off pieces, limited painted runs and even a full-sized sofubi in the form of the Cave Guard, Healeymade celebrates 3 years of the Ghroul custom bootleg with the reveal of the ‘White’ anniversary exclusive! Cast in a stunning pure white unpainted resin (this is NOT a DIY blank guys!), the 3.75″ mash-upContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘White’ 3rd Anniversary Grhouls from Healeymade…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Darth Macho custom bootleg from Kaboom Toys…

“Darth Macho is not your normal asthmatic cyber man, he’s buff and beautiful and waiting poolside for your sexy ass to have a cocktail with him…” Christopher Cannon over at Kaboom Toys kindly shares details of his latest custom bootleg release, the ripped Darth Macho! Kit-bashed from several different vintage action figures including the oneContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Darth Macho custom bootleg from Kaboom Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Darkkklon custom bootleg from Bombermat Toys…

Following a brief hiatus from the art toy scene, Argentinian custom bootleger Matias over at Bombermat Toys is back with his latest release, Planet Nibiru native ‘The Darkkklon’! The first figure to feature in Shit Wars’ ‘Vintage Collection’, the reptilian avenger has been cast in 2 different colourways; the standard ‘Dirty’, and in a nodContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Darkkklon custom bootleg from Bombermat Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The action figure customs of Kaboom Toys…

Featuring in Killer Bootlegs’ recent Toys Are Us group show at the Rockford Art Deli, Christopher Cannon from the newly formed Kaboom Toys kindly shares a little info on his latest project, Mash-Ups of the Multiverse… In a similar vein to Goodleg Toys’ WOTU line, Cannon has produced a series of one-off action figure customsContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The action figure customs of Kaboom Toys…”

MAN-E-UPDATE// Dubose Art’s Driggs “The Hunter” custom bootleg for the Toys Are Us group show…

We’ve been closely following the progress of Dubose Art‘s first custom bootleg, Driggs “The Hunter”, since it’s inception a few weeks back, so it came with great pleasure this morning to find the first batch revealed in all their glory… Created for Killer Bootlegs‘ upcoming “Toy Are Us” group art show, the stunning figure has been kit-bashedContinue reading “MAN-E-UPDATE// Dubose Art’s Driggs “The Hunter” custom bootleg for the Toys Are Us group show…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Healeymade online store opening this Friday…

Bowing down to the constant requests from his army of fans, the now full-time resin artist David Healey aka Healeymade is finally gearing up for the launch of his very own online store this week! Due to go live at some point this Friday, March 22nd (exact details are still forthcoming), it appears Healeymade willContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Healeymade online store opening this Friday…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Dubose Art’s Driggs “The Hunter” custom bootleg for the Toys Are Us group show…

Taking a shockingly good stab at his first ever custom bootleg action figure, Jonathan of Dubose Art proudly reveals Driggs “The Hunter”… Created for Killer Bootlegs‘ upcoming “Toy Are Us” group art show at the Rockford Art Deli, the stunning figure has been kit-bashed from a variety of early 90’s ToyBiz X Men figures and anContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Dubose Art’s Driggs “The Hunter” custom bootleg for the Toys Are Us group show…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Phantom Lord’ custom bootleg from Bombermat Toys…

We’ve been meaning to post Argentinian bootleggers Bombermat Toys‘ latest creation since we first discovered the guys last month, so without further ado we bring to you the malevolent Phantom Lord… Heavily inspired by the Terminator films, the evil post-apocalyptic cyborg has been kit-bashed with original sculpting using a mixture of vintage 3.75″ action figures.Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Phantom Lord’ custom bootleg from Bombermat Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// New custom bootlegs from the Mark Ultra…

Following his recent foray into the world of M.U.S.C.L.E customs (of which we hear there will be more of VERY soon!), the Mark Ultra has been hard at work on his latest batch of “new shit”, including the Ultra Color Intruders, Mix-Ups, plus the return of the hugely popular Black Guard. Due to hit theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// New custom bootlegs from the Mark Ultra…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Lard Vader and Kathulu ‘Shit Wars’ custom bootlegs from Bombermat Toys…

We’ve been meaning to feature up and coming custom bootleg artists Bombermat Toys for quite some time, so what better way to start than with the awesome figures currently available in their shop… the ‘Shit Wars’ Lard Vader and Kathulu Yuppie! Comprised of various 3.75″ action figure parts kit-bashed with original sculpting, our favourite outContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Lard Vader and Kathulu ‘Shit Wars’ custom bootlegs from Bombermat Toys…”

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// The DCon Ultra-Grunt resin figures from Bebop…

Following their debut last year, Keith Fulmis aka Bebop‘s Ultra-Grunts are poised for a return at Designer Con next week! Designed by Keith, the striking homage to both Kaiju and classic American toys has been cast in a mixture of clear and opaque resins by Cliff of Monstrehero, each coming complete in a variety ofContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The DCon Ultra-Grunt resin figures from Bebop…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Jeremy Bulloch” Boba Fett from Killer Bootlegs…

Following a test pull reveal at the beginning of the month, Peter Wheatsraw of Killer Bootlegs is proud to announce that the “Jeremy Bulloch” Boba Fett bootleg is finally ready for public consumption! Consisting of a vintage Fett body left as-is, the figure comes with a “Captain Adama” Battlestar Galactica head that resembles an elderly JeremyContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Jeremy Bulloch” Boba Fett from Killer Bootlegs…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Sucklord x L’Amour Supreme “Bootleg Party Packs” for Tiny Trifecta…

Tasked with creating a series of 3 small pieces of art for The Cotton Candy Machine‘s upcoming Tiny Trifecta group show, The Sucklord and L’Amour Supreme have teamed up to create 2 joint efforts, the aptly titled Bootleg Party Packs! Featuring 2 sets of 3 bootlegged figures from the Sucklord (our favourite has to beContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Sucklord x L’Amour Supreme “Bootleg Party Packs” for Tiny Trifecta…”

MAN-E-NEWS// One-off “Vicar” resin figures from Healeymade…

Fresh from a sell-out debut drop at myplasticheart last week (find out more here), Healeymade is putting the final touches to the latest batch of gun-totting “Vicar” resin figures! Limited to an edition of just five one-off creations, the beautiful 4″ tall action figure mash-ups have been hand cast in variety of jaw-dropping marbled tints.Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// One-off “Vicar” resin figures from Healeymade…”