MAN-E-NEWS// The “Power Claw” custom mini figure from Iconoclast Toys…

Manny X Romero has revealed that he’ll be unleashing a whole swathe of new mini figures into the Iconoclast Toys store later today, including s personal favourite of ours, the retro-tastic Power Claw! The perfect marriage of vintage gaming and toys, the little guy has been bootlegged from M.U.S.C.L.E/Kinnikuman’s infamous “Claw” keshi, coming complete withContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Power Claw” custom mini figure from Iconoclast Toys…”

MAN-E-UPDATE// The “Mad Wrestlers” keshi from Monster Island x Disart ToyLabs…

Originally announced right here last month, we can now reveal the Mad Wrestlers from Monster Island x Disart ToyLabs in their final packaging! Heavily inspired by the Weirdballs mini figure off-shoots, these ingenious little guys feature recast and reduced Madball heads that have been kit-bashed with a number of different M.U.S.C.L.E bodies. Featuring a total ofContinue reading “MAN-E-UPDATE// The “Mad Wrestlers” keshi from Monster Island x Disart ToyLabs…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku x John Black’s skate-themed mini figure series teased…

As if the previously announced Chibi Pachi-Bots weren’t enough, Nama Niku has revealed that he will once again be teaming up with artist John Black for the release of an all-new custom mini figure set! Whilst we don’t have too much information to go on at present, the mini deck propped up alongside the prototype belowContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku x John Black’s skate-themed mini figure series teased…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Chibi Pachi-Bot: Deadly Rays of Death” keshi from Nama Niku x Eric Nilla x John Black…

Originally teased here way back in April, the “Chibi Pachi-Bot: Deadly Rays of Death” keshi mini series from Nama Niku will finally see the light of day soon courtesy of Gargamel/Mitari! Meticulously kit-bashed by Nama from a variety of different vintage keshi mini figures, the quartet – Alpha Minus, Omega Trois, Koroshiya Zelph and Kolob Infinito –Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Chibi Pachi-Bot: Deadly Rays of Death” keshi from Nama Niku x Eric Nilla x John Black…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Monster Island’s “Mad Muscles” mini figures and the Memorial Day Sale at Toy Art Gallery…

Originally teased here earlier in the month, we can now reveal that Monster Island‘s awesome “Mad Muscle” custom mini figures are now up for grabs exclusively at Toy Art Gallery! Heavily inspired by the Weirdballs mini figure off-shoots, these ingenious little guys feature recast and reduced Madball heads that have been kit-bashed with a number ofContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Monster Island’s “Mad Muscles” mini figures and the Memorial Day Sale at Toy Art Gallery…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Camo” Cry-Borg custom mini figures from Rufus…

Sculptor and illustrator Rufus has just unleashed a whole load of new work in his online store, the pick of the bunch – for us at least! – coming in the form of these awesome OMFG Cry-Borg “Camo” customs! Standing at around 2″ of olive colored PVC, Rufus’ very own entry into OMFG Series 2 has beenContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Camo” Cry-Borg custom mini figures from Rufus…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The NYCC exclusive one-off Boglin Minis from Tim Clarke///

Legendary toy designer Tim Clarke has just revealed that he’ll be making an appearance at the Clutter NYCC booth with a whole heap of goodies… including these awesome one-off custom Boglin Minis! Just one of the many iconic toy lines that Tim has put his hand to over the years, a total of 4 figures haveContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The NYCC exclusive one-off Boglin Minis from Tim Clarke///”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Custom L.U.C.H.A resin mini figures from Topheroy x MannyX…

Teased here a few weeks back, the MannyX x Topheroy custom L.U.C.H.A series has finally touched down in the Customantics store! Featuring all 4 of the original M.U.S.C.L.E custom bootlegs alongside a whole host of other kit-bashed and re-sculpted minis, the figures have been hand cast by Manny in a variety of swirled clear and GID resin tints,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Custom L.U.C.H.A resin mini figures from Topheroy x MannyX…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Custom L.U.C.H.A resin mini figures from Topheroy x MannyX…

Fresh from his first L.U.C.H.A release just a couple of weeks back (check them out here), artist MannyX has just revealed that he’s teamed up with fellow customiser Topheroy for a special run of painted one-offs! Featuring all 4 of the original M.U.S.C.L.E custom bootlegs alongside a whole host of other kit-bashed and re-sculpted minis, the figuresContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Custom L.U.C.H.A resin mini figures from Topheroy x MannyX…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Custom M.U.S.C.L.E mini figures from Topheroy…

Following the success of his custom S.U.C.K.L.E run a few months back, Kaiju sprayer Topheroy turns his hand to mini figures once more with the reveal of 20 one of a kind M.U.S.C.L.E hand paints! Treated to a wide spectrum of Monster Kolor sprays and brushed detailing, the vintage 2″ PVC figs can currently be found in theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Custom M.U.S.C.L.E mini figures from Topheroy…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Robo Kong and Tiny Terror customs from Topheroy…

Whilst we rarely feature privately commissioned customs here on Man-E-Toys, when we found out that Topheroy had taken on one of our favourite Skull Head Butt figures, the awesome Robo Kong, we simply couldn’t ignore! Taking on the Robot Monster inspired kaiju with flare, Toph has opted for a more parred back colour scheme thanContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Robo Kong and Tiny Terror customs from Topheroy…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Custom S.U.C.K.L.E mini figures from Topheroy…

Instantly selling out of his original batch of custom S.U.C.K.L.E figures a few weeks back (quicker than we could post them!), Topheroy has bowed to requests of fans with not one, not two, but five full sets this time around- a whopping total of 90 mini figures! Opting for the Kickstarter exclusive “Clear” as platformContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Custom S.U.C.K.L.E mini figures from Topheroy…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Eerie Eric WIP custom Cheap Toy from Nolan JP…

Creator of last year’s incredible custom Split Kit figure, Nolan JP has just revealed that he’s hard at work on yet another unofficial GPK Cheap Toy, this time taking on Series 3 character Eerie Eric! Inspired by John Pounds’ original penciling of the character rather than the finished Garbage Pail Kids card design (both picturedContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Eerie Eric WIP custom Cheap Toy from Nolan JP…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Kaiju Kaos: Smackdown “Alien Week” from Bailey Records…

Continuing their run of themed releases, Bryan Borgman over at Bailey Records is proud to reveal that a swarm of aliens will be invading the world of Kaiju Kaos all next week! Touching down in the Bailey Records store tomorrow (12/1) at 9pm Eastern, the event is set to play host to a whole slew of intergalactic mini figures,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Kaiju Kaos: Smackdown “Alien Week” from Bailey Records…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Kaiju Kaos: Smackdown “Zombie Week” from Bailey Records…

Continuing their run of themed releases in the build up to the Holidays, Bryan Borgman over at Bailey Records is proud to present “Zombie Week” in the world of Kaiju Kaos! Touching down in the Bailey Records store at 9pm Eastern tonight (12/15), the event is set to play host to a whole slew ofContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Kaiju Kaos: Smackdown “Zombie Week” from Bailey Records…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The custom Greasebat Gummi from Small Angry Monster…

To celebrate a recent store revamp, Adam Pratt aka Small Angry Monster is proud to reveal that along with a few price adjustments, a number of new pieces are now up for grabs, including an awesome “Blood & Oil” threeA x Hotwheel 2 pack, plus our favourite, a beautifully customised Greasebat mini figure! Taken fromContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The custom Greasebat Gummi from Small Angry Monster…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The custom Zombie Pheydens from Ersico…

With the OMFG Series 3 Kickstarter packs finally making their way into collector’s homes, customiser Ersico has wasted no time in getting to work on his, proudly presenting not 1, but 2 fully painted Zombie Pheydens! Originally intended for October Toys’ second series of Z.O.M.B.I.E mini figures, the Glyos crossover was rather kindly offered upContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The custom Zombie Pheydens from Ersico…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Galactic Jerkbag x Killer Bootlegs exclusive Glyos figure…

With the blessing of The Sucklord himself, fan site Galactic Jerkbags have teamed up with Killer Bootlegs for a super limited run of custom Glyos inspired by the artist’s original 2005 “Bootleg” figure! Conceptualised by GJ’s Irishmofo, the fully Glyos compatible figures were created by KB’s Peter Goral, featuring booted Micronaut Antron heads, standard bodies andContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Galactic Jerkbag x Killer Bootlegs exclusive Glyos figure…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘secret’ Sgt. Zombie Angus customs from Clawfreak x 1Shot Toys…

As part of the ongoing “Mega Sale” revealed earlier in the week, 1Shot Toys‘ Eric Villanueva has been dropping a number of secret figures throughout the weekend, our favourite so far coming in the form of these awesome Sgt Zombie Angus’! Raised from the corpse pile by none other than Clawfreak, the pair of rubber-castContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘secret’ Sgt. Zombie Angus customs from Clawfreak x 1Shot Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The M.U.S.C.L.E Claw Iron Man custom from Ersico x 1Shot Toys…

Continuing the ‘Claw’ based coverage today, mini figure customiser Ersico comes with yet another interpretation of the iconic M.U.S.C.L.E figure! Recast by Eric Villanueva over at 1Shot Toys, the 1.5″ resin mini has been painted by Ersico in an Iron Man-inspired mix of red and gold with black detailing, coming complete with an “Arc Reactor”Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The M.U.S.C.L.E Claw Iron Man custom from Ersico x 1Shot Toys…”