Cryptodude’s [Chestburster] Xenoball…

Cryptodude‘s Cryptoballz imprint returns with a second Alien-inspired design this week Size: 3.5″ Edition size: Open (TBC) Price: $100 (TBC) plus shipping Designed and sculpted by Chris based on cult sci-fi flick Alien, the Xenoball comes in at a similar size to the original Madballs, hand cast in foam/latex and sprayed/brushed in lifelike fleshy tones Currently availableContinue reading “Cryptodude’s [Chestburster] Xenoball…”

EPSW x Cryptodude’s Vyle Lyle foam ball…

Up and coming lifestyle brand EPSW (Eat Pussy, Smoke Weed) are proud to announce the debut of their first ever toy, Vyle Lyle! Heavily inspired by cult gross-out toy line Madballs, the gruesome piece has been sculpted and produced by ball aficionado Cryptodude, coming cast in an authentic squishy foam, layered with latex and treatedContinue reading “EPSW x Cryptodude’s Vyle Lyle foam ball…”

Cryptodude x Tobacco’s Black Moth Super Rainbow foam ball…

Chris Grondin aka Cryptodude has teamed up with music collective Tobacco to transform the Black Moth Super Rainbow mascot into a fully fledged, Madballs-style toy! Designed and sculpted by Chris based on the bubble gum blowing rainbow (albeit with the artist’s signature “siamese face” twist), the approximately 3″ wide ball has been produced in a similarContinue reading “Cryptodude x Tobacco’s Black Moth Super Rainbow foam ball…”

Oriha Kat’s “Pizza Face” Killer Ball…

Japan-based toy artist Oriha Kat  has just revealed a follow-up to his first Killer Ball release “Da Ma Fukuwarain”, proudly presenting the super-gross “Pizza Face”! Once again inspired by cult 80’s toy line Madballs, the suitably “loose” looking sculpt measures in at an authentic 3″ wide (around the same size as a softball), coming hand castContinue reading “Oriha Kat’s “Pizza Face” Killer Ball…”

The return of Scumbags & Superstars’ “Slimey Siamese Stevey” Slimeballs…

Having previously only seen 2 extremely limited releases, the first figure from apparel brand Scumbags and Superstars‘ Slimeball series – “Slimey Siamese Stevey” – has made a welcome return in their store this week! Based on an original character design from longtime S&S collaborator Sexual Youkai, the suitably gross-looking ball had been hand sculpted by artist Chris Grondin atContinue reading “The return of Scumbags & Superstars’ “Slimey Siamese Stevey” Slimeballs…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The NYCC ’15 exclusive “Slimy Siamese” and “Melting Man” Slime Balls from Cryptodude x Scumbags and Superstars…

The guys over at Scumbags and Superstars are proud to reveal that they’ve teamed up with artist Chris Grondin aka Crptodude for a special “Slime Balls” release just in time for New York Comic Con ’15 next month! As well as a whole slew of the first ball – the “Slimy Siamese” – in aContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The NYCC ’15 exclusive “Slimy Siamese” and “Melting Man” Slime Balls from Cryptodude x Scumbags and Superstars…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Chris Grondin’s “Belial Ball” revealed…

Whilst we rather impatiently wait for the release of Chris Grondin‘s latest collaboration with Scumbags & Superstars – the “Melting Man” Slimeball – the king of gross-out foam balls is proud to reveal another figure that’ll more than fill the gap for the time being… the incredible Belial Ball! Inspired by cult horror flick BasketContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Chris Grondin’s “Belial Ball” revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Multi-Face “Da Ma Fukuwarain” Killer Ball from Oriha Kat…

Japan-based toy artist Oriha Kat will be debuting several new toys at Wonderfestival Summer ’15 this weekend, but it was one in particular that caught our eye… the “Da Ma Fukuwarain” Killer Ball! Jumping on the current resurgence of Madball-style figures and gross-out toys, the hand sculpted ball features an authentic multi-faced design similar to Shigeru’s Nagball, comingContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Multi-Face “Da Ma Fukuwarain” Killer Ball from Oriha Kat…”