MAN-E-NEWS// Scumbags and Superstars’ “El Barto” resin figure revealed…

Teased here in prototype form back in March, the “El Barto” resin figure from apparel brand Scumbags and Superstars has just been revealed in-full! Inspired by the brans highly popular enamel pin badge of the same name, the bootleg Bart has been sculpted from the ground up by an unknown artist, coming in-scale with theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Scumbags and Superstars’ “El Barto” resin figure revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The IG-BABA (Large) resin figure from Healeymade…

Originally making an appearance in 3.75″ scale and since going on to see a release in mini form, Healeymade‘s signature IG-BABA figure is now available in a breathtaking 1/6th scale! Kit-bashed from an undisclosed wrestling figure and a modified version of Star Wars assassin droid IG-88, the beautifully clean piece has been cast in 2 separate parts,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The IG-BABA (Large) resin figure from Healeymade…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “KinTiki” H.U.S.T.L.E mini figure from UME Toys…

Teased here a few weeks back, we can now reveal that UME Toys’ long lost “KinTiki” H.U.S.T.L.E mini figure will finally be receiving it’s first release next week! Originally created alongside fellow H.U.S.T.L.E design Martin Hairybottom for ToyCon ’13, the custom bootleg M.U.S.C.L.E – kit-bashed and re-sculpted by UME’s Richard Page based on his classic TikiContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “KinTiki” H.U.S.T.L.E mini figure from UME Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Scumbags and Superstars’ “Bart Spray” figure prototype revealed…

Riding on the success of their awesome bootleg “Bart Spray” enamel pin (pictured below), the guys over at apparel brand Scumbags and Superstars have revealed that they’ll be following up the release with a fully-fledged resin toy rendition! Originally sculpted by an undisclosed artist, the figure has been realised in the same scale as theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Scumbags and Superstars’ “Bart Spray” figure prototype revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Evil MOTU Eater from Kalaka Toys…

Mad genius Matias over at Kalaka Toys has just revealed his first toy of 2015, E.M.E: The Evil MOTU Eater! Featuring a whole slew of kit-bashed MOTU parts – namely the heads of the series’ most memorable heroes and foes – the hulking figure features an originally sculpted, kaiju-style body, loosely taking on the appearanceContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Evil MOTU Eater from Kalaka Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Junkfed’s Nightmare Bear resin figure revealed…

Taking a brief sidestep from his regular 3.75″ output, custom bootleg artist Junkfed has just unveiled his latest figure, the Nightmare Bear! Featuring what appears to be a vintage kit-bashed Care Bear toy as a base, the ingenious Nightmare on Elm Street mash-up features a slew of re-sculpted elements, including the iconic Freddy claw, scarredContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Junkfed’s Nightmare Bear resin figure revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Beast” Back Alley Brawler resin action figure from ManOrMonster? Studios…

It’s been a while since we last featured one of ManOrMonster? Studios‘ One-Off Wednesday releases, largely due to them selling out before we can get a post up, but this week’s was simply just too good to ignore… the awesome “Beast” Back Alley Brawler! An ingenious homage to Street Fighter’s green skinned mutant Blanka –Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Beast” Back Alley Brawler resin action figure from ManOrMonster? Studios…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Mr Teenage bootleg action figure from Kalaka Toys x Mishka…

Originally teased way back in May, Kalaka Toys‘ Mr Teenage is finally set for an exclusive release at Mishka‘s Brooklyn-based location next week! Drawing inspiration from TV and toys right across the 80s and 90s, including TMNT, MOTU and of course, the A-Team, the creepy cycloptic creation has been kit-bashed and re-sculpted from a number ofContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Mr Teenage bootleg action figure from Kalaka Toys x Mishka…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Trick or Treat” Toil and Trouble resin figure from Healeymade…

Keeping with the Halloween theme, Healeymade has revealed that he’ll have a festive “Trick or Treat” version of Toil and Trouble up for grabs later on today! Standing at around 3″ tall, the stunning piece has been kit-bashed from a vintage Disney’s Snow White figurine, coming complete with two mini ‘witch head’ hands- a subtle referenceContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Trick or Treat” Toil and Trouble resin figure from Healeymade…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The NYCC exclusive “Simon” mini figure from MISHKA x Healeymade revealed…

Healeymade has just revealed that he will be teaming up with MISHKA for a special mini figure rendition of cyco mascot Simon for NYCC next week! Featuring an undisclosed bootlegged body meshed with originally sculpted head and shoulders, the lil’ cyclops appears to be around the same scale as M.U.S.C.L.E/Neclos (TBC), standing at around 2″ ofContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The NYCC exclusive “Simon” mini figure from MISHKA x Healeymade revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Warrior” and “Mystical” Glorg resin action figures from Scarecrowoven…

Having made a super-limited appearance at HeroesCon back in June, Scarecrowoven‘s Yügla the Glorg resin action figure finally returns for it’s first full release! Available in 2 different body types this time around, “Warrior” and “Mystical”, the 4.5″ tall figures have been kit-bashed and re-sculpted from a number of different vintage toys, both coming complete withContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Warrior” and “Mystical” Glorg resin action figures from Scarecrowoven…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Sucklord 6.6 custom bootleg from the Sucklord…

The Sucklord returns with the latest in a long line of self-titled action figures, proudly presenting the Sucklord 6.6! Bootlegged from the classic Playmobil line, the 3″ mini has been recast in a silver resin, coming complete with matching detachable cape, a trans-pink light sabre and micro boombox. Due to be touching down in theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Sucklord 6.6 custom bootleg from the Sucklord…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The GLORG resin action figure from Scarecrow Oven…

With last year’s “Void Man” collaboration with TheMarkUltra proving a huge success, legendary illustrator Scarecrow Oven returns with his first ever solo custom bootleg release, an action figure rendition of his reoccurring GLORG character! Kit-bashed and re-sculpted from a number of different vintage toys and coming with a reduced version of the ever popular GLORG relief-sculpt headContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The GLORG resin action figure from Scarecrow Oven…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Two One Three resin action figure from Doom United x The Mark Ultra…

In-keeping with their anti-hero/villain ethos, newly established street wear brand Doom United are proud to present their first ever action figure release, Two One Three! Said to have a “distinct hatred for heroes”, the disfigured assassin was created by none other than The Mark Ultra, coming kit-bashed from a variety of undisclosed 3.75″ action figures andContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Two One Three resin action figure from Doom United x The Mark Ultra…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Zombie Disuko Smasher bootleg mini figure set from Jack’s Attic…

It’s been a while since their debut toy, “Weekend at the Lake”, touched down last year, but Jack’s Attic are finally back with what has got to be one of the best custom bootleg releases we’ve seen all year… proudly presenting the Zombie Disuko Smasher mini figure set! Based on the super-obscure and extremely weird 1987 FamicomContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Zombie Disuko Smasher bootleg mini figure set from Jack’s Attic…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Mr Teenage custom bootleg from Kalaka Toys…

Whilst we wait (rather impatiently!) for the launch of his new web store, mad genius Matias of Kalaka Toys has just revealed his latest crazy creation… Mr Teenage! Drawing inspiration from TV and toys right across the 80s and 90s, including TMNT, MOTU and of course, the A-Team, the creepy cycloptic creation has been kit-bashed andContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Mr Teenage custom bootleg from Kalaka Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS (UPDATED)// Healeymade’s “Mystique” X-Men bootleg revealed…

In a nod to the US premier of X-Men: Day of Future Past next week, Healeymade will be resurrecting his mysterious “head” bootleg for a special X-themed run! Inspired by Jennifer Lawrence’s character, nefarious shapeshifter “Mystique”, the 3″ tall figure has been cast in a faithful deep blue resin with neon orange and yellow hand painted detailing. Touching downContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS (UPDATED)// Healeymade’s “Mystique” X-Men bootleg revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Tripodius keshi custom from Dubose Art…

Jonathan over at Dubose Art will soon be making a return to the bootleg scene with his latest custom keshi creation, the awesome Tripodius! A glorious mix of kit-bashed vintage M.U.S.C.L.E mini figures, the 3-armed feline gladiator features a reduced version of Jonathan’s originally sculpted Cat Fighter head, coming complete with a super-tiny bell attached aroundContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Tripodius keshi custom from Dubose Art…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Infiltrator Witch resin figure from Healeymade…

As if yesterday’s Muscle/Mask announcement wasn’t enough, Healeymade has just revealed that yet another piece will be heading to the store alongside the bootleg minis this week, proudly presenting the Infiltrator Witch! Marking a return to the popular “Toil & Trouble” custom bootleg, the figure has been kit-bashed from a vintage Snow White figurine, coming completeContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Infiltrator Witch resin figure from Healeymade…”

MAN-E-NEWS// New Muscle/Mask mini figures from Healeymade…

Teased way back in March, Healeymade has just revealed that the latest additions to the ongoing Muscle/Mask saga will be touching down later this week! Featuring 2 new creations, the pair have been meticulously kit-bashed from a variety of undisclosed vintage M.U.S.C.L.E and M.A.S.K figures (we won’t ruin it by telling you guys this time!),Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// New Muscle/Mask mini figures from Healeymade…”