MAN-E-NEWS// Medicom Toy’s The Riddler and Harley Quinn for the DC Comics Retro Sofubi Collection…

Having recently debuted their new Marvel line with Spiderman, Medicom Toy have returned to DC Comics this month for the fourth instalment of the ever popular Retro Sofubi Collection, taking on 2 of our favourite Batman foes- the Riddler and Harley Quinn! Once again sculpted by Bear Model in the classic vintage sofubi style, theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Medicom Toy’s The Riddler and Harley Quinn for the DC Comics Retro Sofubi Collection…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The C3P0 and R2D2 Star Wars Vintage Sofubi from Medicom Toy x Bear Model…

It’s been a while since we last heard anything from the ongoing Star Wars Vintage Sofubi series from Medicom Toy, so it came with great pleasure this week to find that the fourth and fifth releases have finally dropped in the form of C3P0 and R2D2! Based on the original 1970’s figures released in Japan,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The C3P0 and R2D2 Star Wars Vintage Sofubi from Medicom Toy x Bear Model…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Medicom Toy’s Batgirl and Catwoman for the DC Comics Retro Sofubi Collection…

Having neglected the female angle in their first 2 DC Comics Retro Sofubi releases, Medicom Toy intend to right their wrongs with the addition of Batgirl and Catwoman in this third round of figures! Once again sculpted by Bear Model and colour coordinated by Frenzy, the vintage-styled figures stand at just shy of 10″ each, comingContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Medicom Toy’s Batgirl and Catwoman for the DC Comics Retro Sofubi Collection…”

MAN-E-NEWS// SUNGUTS NYCC exclusives from Velocitron x Lulubell…

Velocitron and Lulubell Toys will be teaming up to bring some of the hottest Japanese vinyl exclusives to this year’s New York Comic Con, with the latest selection to be revealed coming from the mighty SUNGUTS… Featuring 3 new designs, Uraname, Buyobuyo and our favourite, the super-creepy gas mask clad Tsuyako, the soft vinyl figuresContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// SUNGUTS NYCC exclusives from Velocitron x Lulubell…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Mock Head” Barbarians from Frenzy x Paul Kaiju…

In what has already been an extraordinary week for kaiju releases, along comes one of the most unexpected collaborations this year… the Frenzy x Paul Kaiju “Mock Head” Barbarians. Consisting of the standard Masashi Oishi sculpted barbarian body, the heads have been left in the capable hands of Kaiju, offering up a truly awesome takeContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Mock Head” Barbarians from Frenzy x Paul Kaiju…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Spy Monkey x Frenzy Areusu sofubi figure…

In an unlikely pairing, Japanese sofubi house Frenzy have teamed up with custom action figure accessory creators Spy Monkey for the latest Barbarian release, Areusu. Featuring the standard Sirius style design sprayed in a dazzling palette of metallic silver, yellow and blue, each 7″ vinyl figure comes complete with either “Shining Gold” or “Doppelganger” SpyContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Spy Monkey x Frenzy Areusu sofubi figure…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Rampage Toys x Frenzy Serius and Absolute customs…

Jon Malmstedt over at Rampage Toys is proud to present his latest custom creations, the Rampage x Frenzy barbarians! One of our most highly anticipated releases this year, the stunning figures come in two very distinct varieties; the standard Serius, featuring a normal barbarian head with red, orange and white sprays, and the cloaked Absolute,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Rampage Toys x Frenzy Serius and Absolute customs…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Frenzy customs from Rampage Toys…

Revealed in our Rampage Toys round-up last week, Jon Malmstedt has posted yet another tantalising image from his forthcoming Frenzy custom release. Due to drop on Friday, July 6th, Jon will be painting up 5 of the sofubi house’s wrestler figure in his signature palette of neon hued sprays, including one very special green-headed “chase”Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Frenzy customs from Rampage Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// RAMPAGE x UAMOU Part 2 and more from Rampage Toys…

In an effort to make up for the fact that Rampage Toy‘s March exhibition at Studio Uamou ended up being mostly unavailable to those not able to attend, Jon Malmstedt has been hard at work on a new batch of pieces for the aptly titled “RAMPAGE x UAMOU Part 2” sale! Consisting of a fewContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// RAMPAGE x UAMOU Part 2 and more from Rampage Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// New Captain Maxx and Mecha Nekoron protos from Max Toy Company…

It’s been a busy week already for Max Toy collectors with the re-opening of the exclusive membership club on Monday, so it came with great surprise today to find that Mark Nagata has revealed not one but two new protos that should be heading to the Max Toy shop soon! First up comes the muchContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// New Captain Maxx and Mecha Nekoron protos from Max Toy Company…”