MAN-E-NEWS// Any Old Ion’s “Bullet Agate” and “Emme Power” sofubi prototypes revealed…

Having had continued success with their debut “Ion Men” sofubi, the team behind Any Old Ion (AOI) Toys have started work on a follow-up release, the “Bullet Agate” and “Emme Power” Roller Derby Girls! Born out of a love for the hugely popular high-impact sport – and as a nod to the powerful women whoContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Any Old Ion’s “Bullet Agate” and “Emme Power” sofubi prototypes revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// New “Ion Men” customs from Turbopistola…

Daniel Smith aka Turbopistola is proud to reveal that he’ll have a selection of new Ion Men customs up for grabs later on today (3/27)! Produced in Daniel’s exclusive “clear smoke” soft vinyl, the 5″ tall bots have been adorned with a number of new originally sculpted parts, including an alternative arm, ooze foot, articulatedContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// New “Ion Men” customs from Turbopistola…”

MAN-E-NEWS// New Ion Men sofubi at Lulubell Toys…

Lulubell Toys have just revealed that a fresh shipment of Any Old Ion‘s Ion Men sofubi are now up for grabs online! Available in 3 exclusive colourways this time around; the pictured clear with chest insert, a sparkle clear pink and mixed part blue/black, the 4.5″ tall soft vinyl bots come blind bagged, with a totalContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// New Ion Men sofubi at Lulubell Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The custom Ion Men artist proofs from turboPISTOLA…

Daniel Smith aka turboPISTOLA is proud to present his first run of Ion Men customs! Utilising his sleek clear black artist proof colourway, a total of 12 unique builds have been created for the release, with the 5″ tall sofubi ‘bots coming with a number of different finishes including beautiful sprayed fades, contrasting rubs andContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The custom Ion Men artist proofs from turboPISTOLA…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Toy Art Gallery x AOI Designer Con exclusive Ion Men…

Any Old Ion have teamed up with Toy Art Gallery for a Designer Con exclusive run of Ion Men! Available in two different colourways; a mixed part, unpainted ivory/black and a graphite sprayed blue with red vinyl cape, the modular soft vinyl figures have been limited to just 10 of each. Priced at an estimatedContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Toy Art Gallery x AOI Designer Con exclusive Ion Men…”

MAN-E-NEWS// ION MEN: REMIX EDITION VOL.1 from Turbopistola…

Hot off the heals of last week’s artist proof drop, Turbopistola proudly presents ION MEN: REMIX EDITION VOL.1! Unlike the previous release, this line up of figures are ALL one-off builds that really push the level of playability in the modular sofubi line. Consisting of a total of 6 off-the-wall creations, each cast in Turbopistola’s exclusiveContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// ION MEN: REMIX EDITION VOL.1 from Turbopistola…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Turbopistola’s Ion Men artist proof release…

Featured here last week, we thought we’d just give you guys a little reminder that Turbopistola‘s Ion Men artist proofs will be going on sale later today! Consisting of a total of 8 different builds that utilise all of the series’ overwhelming number of different parts, the 5″ tall figures have been cast in aContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Turbopistola’s Ion Men artist proof release…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Turbopistola’s Ion Men artist proof release…

We’ve seen them released in a number of exclusive runs over the past couple of months, so it came with great pleasure today to find that the long awaited Ion Men will finally be getting a full online release next week courtesy of the toys’ co-designer Turbopistola! Cast in a super-sleek clear black vinyl forContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Turbopistola’s Ion Men artist proof release…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Japanese Ion Men factory samples from A.O.I…

After a whopping 14 months on the drawing board, Any Old Ion‘s labour of love, the ‘Japanese Ion Men’ modular sofubi have finally been revealed in near-finished factory sample form! Consisting of a staggering 51 different soft vinyl cast parts designed by A.O.I in conjunction with turboPISTOLA, the series features a number of interchangeable piecesContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Japanese Ion Men factory samples from A.O.I…”