Daniel Yu x Siccaluna’s Convict exclusive Lunar Beast…

Daniel Yu‘s Lunar Beast receives a Convict exclusive release this week Size: 6.5″ Articulation: 7 points (neck, arms, wrists, legs) Edition size: 5 Price: $189 plus shipping Designed and sculpted by Daniel Yu, Lunar beast has been cast in soft vinyl, coming with layers of green, red and blue sprays courtesy of Siccaluna Currently available viaContinue reading “Daniel Yu x Siccaluna’s Convict exclusive Lunar Beast…”

Daniel Yu’s August ’17 online sale…

Daniel Yu comes with a whole host of soft vinyl and resin goodies this week Going on sale in-store this Friday, August 18th at 10am Eastern time, featured items include- Hand paint Jiangshi Acolyte for $165 Blank blue GID Jiangshi Acolyte for $95 Hand paint 8″ resin Zuco Bananas for $145-$160 Hand paint resin LunarContinue reading “Daniel Yu’s August ’17 online sale…”

Daniel Yu x Kenneth Tang’s “Amphetamine” Jiangshi lottery…

Kenneth Tang treats the hopping vampire to his signature “Amphetamine” colorway Size: 8″ Articulation: 7 points (neck, arms, wrists, feet) Edition size: TBC Price: $210 plus shipping Daniel Yu‘s Jiangshi has been produced by Unbox in a soft vinyl, coming complete with Kenneth Tang’s signature black on rainbow-faded silver paint app Available via email lottery untilContinue reading “Daniel Yu x Kenneth Tang’s “Amphetamine” Jiangshi lottery…”

Daniel Yu x Unbox Industies soft vinyl Jiangshi Acolyte revealed…

Originally teased in digital form way back in December of last year, the upscaled version of Daniel Yu‘s ever-popular Jiangshi Acolyte will finally be seeing a release soon courtesy of Unbox Industries! Digitally scanned and blown up from the 3″ resin original – very much in the same way as Retroband’s MEATS – the hoppingContinue reading “Daniel Yu x Unbox Industies soft vinyl Jiangshi Acolyte revealed…”

Daniel Yu’s latest online sale…

Daniel Yu shows no signs of relenting this year, proudly presenting the first of his huge monthly sales for 2016! Featuring the return of a few personal favourites for us here at Softoy Hobby, fans can expect to find the awesome Lunar Creep in an all-new “Deadspace Corps” colorway with 2 different options (“OG” red andContinue reading “Daniel Yu’s latest online sale…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Daniel Yu x Unbox Industries’ “Jiangshi Acolyte” vinyl figure teased…

Dan Willet over at Unbox Industries has revealed that he’ll be teaming up with Daniel Yu to bring the highly talented artist’s “Jiangshi Acolyte” (Hopping Vampire) figure to vinyl! Having seen numerous releases in resin over the past year as a 3″ tall mini, it would appear from the above image of the hand thatContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Daniel Yu x Unbox Industries’ “Jiangshi Acolyte” vinyl figure teased…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Daniel Yu’s October release revealed…

Singapore-based artist Daniel Yu has just unveiled a whole slew of new figures that’ll be touching down in his online store in just a few minutes time! Featuring the return of Gourdlike, Jiangshi Acolyte, Wilbur and more in a selection of blank and painted colorways – including Daniel’s signature “Unicorn Barf” – these are joinedContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Daniel Yu’s October release revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Daniel Yu’s “Lunar Creep” mini figure revealed…

Singapore-based artist Daniel Yu has unveiled his latest – and quite possibly greatest – figure just in time for STGCC this weekend, proudly presenting the Lunar Creep! An ingenious blend of cosmonaut and zombie, the intricately sculpted mini stands at just 3″ tall, coming cast up in 4 separate pieces for a wealth of mixed-part colorways. PicturedContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Daniel Yu’s “Lunar Creep” mini figure revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Pastel” Plague Oracle, Wilbur and Jiangshi Acolyte from Daniel Yu…

Singapore-based artist Daniel Yu is proud to announce that 3 of his most popular resin figures will be returning this week for a special pastel-themed release! Featuring the Jiangshi Acolyte in an unpainted pastel purple for $20, Wilbur in a pastel green for $30 and The Plague Oracle – complete with 3 interchangeable accessories –Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Pastel” Plague Oracle, Wilbur and Jiangshi Acolyte from Daniel Yu…”

MAN-E-NEWS// New “Zuco Banana” and “Jiangshi Acolyte” resin figures from Daniel Yu…

Singapore-based artist Daniel Yu has just revealed that both “Zuco Banana” and “Jiangshi Acolyte” resin figures are set for release in all-new colorways this weekend! Here’s a quick rundown of what exactly will be up for grabs in his store come drop time this Saturday, July 25th at 10am Eastern time… Zuco Banana “Mad Titan Edition”//Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// New “Zuco Banana” and “Jiangshi Acolyte” resin figures from Daniel Yu…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Daniel Yu’s “Wilbur” and “Jiangshi Acolyte” release in-full…

Following our preview posts earlier in the week, we can now bring you the full line-up of both “Wilbur” and “Juangshi Acolyte” figures that our good friend Daniel Yu will have up for grabs in his store this week! Here’s a quick rundown of exactly what will be on offer come drop time at 9pmContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Daniel Yu’s “Wilbur” and “Jiangshi Acolyte” release in-full…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Terracotta Warrior” and “Unicorn Barf” Wilbur resin figures from Daniel Yu…

Fresh from our look at the “Grey Version” Wilburs and Jiangshis just yesterday, Singapore-based artist Daniel Yu reveals yet more figures that’ll be up for grabs in his online store later this week! Once again taking on the meaty goat-faced Wilbur, the 3.5″ tall figure has been cast up in resin for 2 painted micro-runs; “Unicorn Barf”Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Terracotta Warrior” and “Unicorn Barf” Wilbur resin figures from Daniel Yu…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Grey Version” Wilbur and Jiangshi resin figures from Daniel Yu…

Singapore-based artist Daniel Yu has just announced that he’ll have a whole slew of new figures ready for release later this week, the first to be revealed coming in the form of these gorgeous proto-grey versions of both Wilbur and The Jiangshi Acolyte! Standing at around 3″-3.5″ tall each, the pair have been cast inContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Grey Version” Wilbur and Jiangshi resin figures from Daniel Yu…”

MAN-E-NEWS// “Zuco Banana”, “Porkins” and more from Daniel Yu…

Singapore-based artist Daniel Yu is proud to reveal that he’ll have a whole slew of new figures up for grabs in his online store this weekend! First making their debut at Art Toy Culture Seoul a couple of weeks back, a limited supply of pieces have been held back specifically for online sales, including familiar charactersContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// “Zuco Banana”, “Porkins” and more from Daniel Yu…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Plague Oracles “Lonely Hearts Club” edition from Daniel Yu…

Singapore-based artist Daniel Yu has just unveiled his latest mini figure release, introducing the Plague Oracle “Lonely Hearts Club” edition! Joining Daniel’s prolific back catalog of meticulously crafted Playmobil customs, the haunting 3″ tall piece has constructed with multiple hand cast resin parts, featuring magnetic articulation in the arms as well as a separately castContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Plague Oracles “Lonely Hearts Club” edition from Daniel Yu…”

MAN-E-NEWS// New releases from Daniel Yu…

Singapore-based artist Daniel Yu is proud to reveal that a whole slew of figures have just touched down in his online store! Featuring a number of pieces that originally featured as part of Daniel’s extensive STGCC line-up last month, these have been joined by a number of seasonal, Halloween inspired pieces too. Here’s a quickContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// New releases from Daniel Yu…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Cherokee Spirit” Bird Shaman and Spirit of Yeoda resin figures from Daniel Yu…

Originally dropping alongside a whole host of exclusives at STGCC last week (most of which were extensively covered right here), Daniel Yu is proud to announce that 2 previously unrevealed figures – the “Cherokee Spirit” Bird Shaman and Spirit of Yeoda – will be touching down online this Friday, September 12th at 9pm EST! Here’s the lowdownContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Cherokee Spirit” Bird Shaman and Spirit of Yeoda resin figures from Daniel Yu…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Daniel Yu at STGCC…

With SGTCC opening it’s doors tomorrow morning, master toy maker Daniel Yu has just revealed a whole slew of figures that he’ll have up for grabs at booth AA90! To all those lucky enough to be able to attend this weekend, here’s a quick rundown of what you’ll be able to pick up… The Footmen “NeonContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Daniel Yu at STGCC…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Daniel Yu’s “Metalhead” resin mini figure for SGTCC ’14…

As promised in our reveal of the Footmen last week, we bring you yet another mini figure that artist Daniel Yu will be debuting at SGTCC this coming weekend (9/6-9/7)… the awesome Metalhead! Once again using the trusted Playmobil figure as a base for his creation, Daniel’s beautifully sculpted figure takes elements from punk and metalContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Daniel Yu’s “Metalhead” resin mini figure for SGTCC ’14…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Daniel Yu’s “Footmen” resin mini figures revealed…

With STGCC ’14 in just a couple of weeks time, super-sculptor Daniel Yu has started to reveal the line-up of new figures he’ll be unveiling at his booth- starting with the awesome Footmen minis! Riding on the recent TMNT resurgence, Daniel’s latest custom Playmobil figure takes direct inspiration from the 1989 cartoon’s Foot Soldier minions –Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Daniel Yu’s “Footmen” resin mini figures revealed…”