Medicom Toy’s Vinyl Artist Gacha: Series 11…

Medicom Toy return with a eleventh series of VAG, once again featuring miniaturised versions of some of contemporary sofubi’s most iconic characters Size: 2.5″-3″ each Articulation: 1 point each Price: 500yen each VAG: Series 11 features a total of 4 different designs from some of sofubi’s leading artists; Baketan’s Baketan 1, Teresa Chiba’s Inuharigon, PicoPico’s Bekkos andContinue reading “Medicom Toy’s Vinyl Artist Gacha: Series 11…”

Medicom Toy’s Vinyl Gatcha Artist Series 7 revealed…

Having had continued success with their Vinyl Artist Gacha line over the past couple of years, the guys vet at Medicom Toy are proud to reveal that a seventh series of the multi-artist minis will be touching down next month! This time featuring the return of PicoPico’s “Gakky-Kun” in alternate colorways, th little guy havs been joined by all-newContinue reading “Medicom Toy’s Vinyl Gatcha Artist Series 7 revealed…”

Max Toy Co’s Monster Boogie Gatchapon Series unveiled…

Mark Nagata over at Max Toy Co has just unveiled an absolutely huge new release that’ll be seeing the light of day soon, the Monster Boogie Gatchapons! The brain child of Max Toy’s producer Quack Maxx, the series is set to feature a whopping total of 10 different mini-sized sculpts from a variety of differentContinue reading “Max Toy Co’s Monster Boogie Gatchapon Series unveiled…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Calm Cat” sofubi mini from Art Junkie x One-Up…

Shinichiro Kato of Art Junkie fame is proud to reveal that he’ll be joining forces with One-Up for the release of his latest sofubi mini, the adorable Calm Cat! Similar to One-Up’s previous gacha-style releases, the 3-eyed feline appears to stand at around 2.5″ tall, coming with one point of articulation in the neck. Likely toContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Calm Cat” sofubi mini from Art Junkie x One-Up…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Medicom Toy’s Vinyl Artist Gacha: Series 3 revealed…

Having had continued success with their Vinyl Artist Gacha line over the past few months, Medicom Toy are proud to reveal that a third series of the multi-artist minis will be touching down next month! This time featuring 4 of sofubi’s biggest hitters; RESTORE, Zollmen, Instinct Toy and Sunguts, each have contributed miniaturised versions of some ofContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Medicom Toy’s Vinyl Artist Gacha: Series 3 revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Matsutake Mask” sofubi gacha micros from One-Up x Sunguts…

Hugely popular upon their initial release last year, the “Matsutake Mask” sofubi gacha micros from Sunguts and One-Up have finally made a return this week! A hilarious mini interpretation of Sunguts’ recurring Matsutake mushroom, the little guy features a similar aesthetic to One-Up’s previous lucha gacha release, standing at around 2.5″ tall and coming with articulationContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Matsutake Mask” sofubi gacha micros from One-Up x Sunguts…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Mirock Toy x Medicom’s “Mirocku Maru” VAG mini figure…

Previewed here just a couple of weeks back, we can now bring you the full lowdown on Mirock Toy‘s contribution to Medicom‘s upcoming Vinyl Artist Gacha: Series 2, the “OTA scaled” Mirocku Maru! As with previous releases, the stunning mecha-diety features a 2.5″ tall 2-part design, coming in a selection of 5 randomly assorted colorways. With the little guysContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Mirock Toy x Medicom’s “Mirocku Maru” VAG mini figure…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Batman: Li’l Gotham mini figures from Kotobukiya x DC Comics…

Famed Japanese collectibles manufacturer Kotobukiya have revealed that they’ll be unleashing a series of keshi-style figures based on Dustin Nguyen’s digital comic, Batman: Li’l Gotham! Officially licensed by DC Comics, the series of M.U.S.C.L.E inspired figures consists of 7 different designs; Joker, Catwoman, Nightwing, Robin, Harley Quinn, Poison Ivy, and two variations of Batman; each of whichContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Batman: Li’l Gotham mini figures from Kotobukiya x DC Comics…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Mirock Toy’s Mirocku Maru VAG figure revealed…

It would appear that the next round of Medicom Toy‘s Vinyl Artist Gacha will be dropping soon, as Mirock Toy reveal their entry into the ongoing sofubi mini series, the “OTA scaled” Mirocku Maru! As with previous releases, the stunning mecha-diety features a 2.5″ tall 2-part design, coming in a selection of 5 randomly assorted colorways forContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Mirock Toy’s Mirocku Maru VAG figure revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Fat Cute Soldier gachapon minis from Panda’s Den…

Having garnered a huge amount of attention over their Green Green Army gachapon figures – check them here if you haven’t already – Panda’s Den have just revealed that a follow-up series will be touching down early next year, the Fat Cute Soldiers! Once again heavily inspired by the classic “cheap toy” army men figuresContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Fat Cute Soldier gachapon minis from Panda’s Den…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Zarigani Works x Medicom Toy’s “Centaur Wrester” Vinyl Artist Gacha Series 1…

Joining the previously featured “Emerian” minis from Mee Mei, Medicom Toy  have secured yet another figure for their newly established Vinyl Gacha Artist: Series 1, the adorable Centaur Wrestler from Zarigani Works! Similar to Emerian, the paunch little guy stands at just under 2.5″ tall, coming in a selection of 5 different blind-bagged colorways. Touching down alongsideContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Zarigani Works x Medicom Toy’s “Centaur Wrester” Vinyl Artist Gacha Series 1…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Green Green Army gacha minis from Point Panda…

Recently spotted over at the Kaiju-Lab blog, the guys over at Chinese toy company Point Panda have just unveiled their latest run of gacha-style minis, the Green Green Army! Consisting of 8 of the world’s most endangered animals – from the Amur Leopard right through to the Red Panda – each “Green Army Man” styleContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Green Green Army gacha minis from Point Panda…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Mitari/Gargamel exclusive Chopper Manzilla from Nama Niku x Eric Nilla…

Joining the previously featured Pachi Man Keshi, Nama Niku are proud to reveal yet another exclusive they’ll have on offer at the Mitari/Gargamel Superfestival booth next weekend, Chopper Manzilla! Originally making a limited appearance earlier in the year for Clutter’s (In)Action Figure 2 show, the 3″ tall articulated rubbery beast returns, coming cast in a varietyContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Mitari/Gargamel exclusive Chopper Manzilla from Nama Niku x Eric Nilla…”

MAN-E-NEWS// NNWA’s Pachi Man Keshi at Super Festival 65…

Having just revealed that they will be sharing a booth with the legendary Mitari and Gargamel at Super Festival 65 next weekend, the Nama Niku Wrestling Alliance are proud to present their latest figure, the incredible Pachi Man Keshi! Inspired by Gargamel’s Gacharoid Capsule Head Robots and the early 80’s Gacha Gacha Man Kinkeshi knockoff,  the little guy has been kit-bashed byContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// NNWA’s Pachi Man Keshi at Super Festival 65…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku x Eric Nilla’s Pachin Man mini figure revealed…

After a brief hiatus from the scene, custom keshi wonder duo Nama Niku and Eric Nilla are back with quite possibly their greatest mini figure yet, the incredible Pachi Man! A loving tribute to knock off gumball machine toys, the little guy has been kit-bashed by Nama from a variety of vintage keshi figures, coming completeContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku x Eric Nilla’s Pachin Man mini figure revealed…”