MAN-E-NEWS// The Gorgoloid X Mechavirus custom Ammonaito sofubi micro-run…

Following the success of his “Necro” release late last year, Gorgoloid has once again teamed up with MechaVirus for another run of custom Ammonaitos! Featuring the sea dwelling beast in a white Japanese soft vinyl this time around, each 9.5cm x 25cm figure has been treated to a selection of one-off Monster Kolor sprays and hand paintedContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Gorgoloid X Mechavirus custom Ammonaito sofubi micro-run…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Coogi” Ammonaito sofubi micro-run from Arturo Ulloa x Mechavirus…

Todd Robertson aka Mechavirus has teamed up with fellow sofubi customiser Arturo Ulloa for a special run of “Coogi” Ammonaitos! Produced in a crystal clear soft vinyl this time around, the sea dwelling kaiju have been treated to gorgeous internal paint splatters that resemble the look of iconic Australian brand Coogi’s signature colourful knitwear. DueContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Coogi” Ammonaito sofubi micro-run from Arturo Ulloa x Mechavirus…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Necro-Ammonaito sofubi mirco-run from Gorgoloid x MechaVirus…

“The dead Ammonaitos who fell to the murky bottoms of the unknown sea have risen again. With fiery eyes and demons in their undead hearts, these beasts give way to the burning hatred possessing them and shoot to the surface to face their foes. Even death could not stop them, compelled by some inner ghost,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Necro-Ammonaito sofubi mirco-run from Gorgoloid x MechaVirus…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Spring ver.1” Ammonaito sofubi from Mechavirus…

Celebrating the launch of his new online store, Todd Robertson aka Mechavirus has just revealed that a fresh batch of Ammonatio sofubi will be touching down this Friday, May 9th! Dubbed the “Spring ver.1″ edition, the 3.75″x9” figure has been produced in Japan using a white soft vinyl, coming with a number of neon metallic MonsterContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Spring ver.1” Ammonaito sofubi from Mechavirus…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Dream Rocket exclusive Ammonaito sofubi…

Ahead of an imminent debut in the West, Dream Rocket have revealed that they will be the first out of the blocks with a painted run of Todd Robertson’s Ammonaito sofubi. Originally seeing numerous releases in resin, the newly retooled soft vinyl version stands at around 3.75″ tall and 9″ long, coming cast in a 2 pieceContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Dream Rocket exclusive Ammonaito sofubi…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Mechavirus’ Ammonaito sofubi test paints revealed…

It would appear that Mechavirus‘ long awaited Ammonaito sofubi is finally nearing it’s first release, with the reveal of the first ever test paints courtesy of Monster Kolor! Originally seeing numerous releases in resin, the tentacled kaiju has been completely re-tooled for the new medium, featuring a slightly upscaled body, tighter/deeper detailing and a much moreContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Mechavirus’ Ammonaito sofubi test paints revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Mechavirus’ Ammonaito sofubi test shot revealed…

Originally teased back in August,  it would appear that Mechavirus‘ sea-dwelling kaiju, the Ammonaito, has finally made the leap to sofubi! After countless resin customs and painted runs, the tentacled beast has been completely re-tooled for the new medium, featuring a slightly upscaled body, tighter detailing and a much more dynamic pose. Revealed here as a blankContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Mechavirus’ Ammonaito sofubi test shot revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Clutter’s Toy Mafia revealed in full…

After a brief hiatus, Clutter’s Toy Mafia is back tonight (9/19) with another huge line-up of exclusive toys spanning the bootleg, resin and sofubi scenes! Taking up residence at the legendary Toy Tokyo Underground gallery from 7-10pm, the event will play host to an all-new t-shirt release, free drinks, plus the following exclusives… The TropicalContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Clutter’s Toy Mafia revealed in full…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Mechavirus’ Ammonaito sofubi sculpt revealed…

Judging by this recently posted pic on Instagram, it would appear that Mechavirus‘ sea-dwelling kaiju, the Ammonaito, is finally making the leap to sofubi! After countless resin customs and painted runs, the stunning creature has been completely re-tooled for the new medium, featuring a slightly upscaled body, tighter detailing and a much more dynamic pose.Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Mechavirus’ Ammonaito sofubi sculpt revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Mechavirus custom show at Rampage Studios…

Opening it’s doors on Friday, the latest show over at Rampage Studios played host to a huge selection of custom sofubi from the king of mech, Todd Robertson aka Mechavirus… Featuring an extensive selection of pieces from across the kaiju/sofubi scene including Rampage’s UUs, BLObPUS’ Dokugon, Uamou’s Boo, plus new figures from Frenzy, these wereContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Mechavirus custom show at Rampage Studios…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Mechavirus show at Rampage Studios…

Jon over at the newly opened Rampage Studios is proud to present the gallery/shop space’s second art and toy event, the Todd Robertson aka Mechavirus Custom Show! Featuring a number of customs from the kaiju king of mecha, including pieces from RAMPAGE TOYS, Uamou, Blobpus, Frenzy, Pico Pico and Maxtoy Co, the various sofubis will alsoContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Mechavirus show at Rampage Studios…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The return of Small Angry Monster…

Today we breathe a sigh of relief… as our good friend Adam Pratt aka Small Angry Monster announces his return to the art toy scene with a whole slew of awesome new work! Joining the highly anticipated custom Tuttz and Monster Magnets which should be debuting at NYCC next month, Adam will be opening theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The return of Small Angry Monster…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Cephaloblood Ammonaitos from Topheroy x Mechavirus…

After the sell-out success of the original Topheroy x Mechavirus Ammonaitos (find out more here), the guys have set about working on another batch, aptly titled the Cephaloblood edition! Once again limited to just 4 pieces, the beautiful creatures have been sculpt and cast in resin by Todd (Mechavirus), whilst painting duties have been handedContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Cephaloblood Ammonaitos from Topheroy x Mechavirus…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The custom Ammonaitos from Adam Pratt x Mechavirus…

We’ve been dying to see more of Adam Pratt’s latest custom collaboration with Mechavirus since we posted work-in-progress shots last week, so it came with great pleasure this morning to find that the project is already nearing completion! Joining the beautiful fungus encrusted Ammonaito that we originally revealed, Adam has painted the other single inContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The custom Ammonaitos from Adam Pratt x Mechavirus…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The custom Ammonaito resin figures from Topheroy…

Following the reveal of Todd Robertson aka Mechavirus‘ Creamsicle Ammonaitos yesterday (find out more here), we take a look at another batch that have just been completed… this time coming from the blessed airbrush of Topheroy! Limited to an edition of just four pieces, the drop-dead gorgeous resin figures have been masterfully sprayed in aContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The custom Ammonaito resin figures from Topheroy…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Creamsicle Ammonaito from Todd Robertson…

Todd Robertson aka Mechavirus kindly shares with us details of his latest resin drop, the Creamsicle Ammonaitos. Limited to an edition of just three, each of the Ammonaitos have been cast in a mixture of creamy marbled tones, coming complete with meticulous hand painted detailing. Packaged in a custom stenciled box, the beautiful figures have been pricedContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Creamsicle Ammonaito from Todd Robertson…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Todd Robertson and Guumon exclusive drop for FOE’s Monster Mayhem…

FOE hosted their 2nd annual Monster Mayhem group show this month, and to celebrate its storming success, they are sneaking in one more very special event before the show comes down on Sunday June 3rd… with the release of resin exclusives from both Todd Robertson and Guumon! Both artists will be on hand for signing and questions at FOE on Saturday, JuneContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Todd Robertson and Guumon exclusive drop for FOE’s Monster Mayhem…”