Galaxy People’s 2018 Lucky Bags…

The Galaxy People‘s long-awaited 2018 Lucky Bags will finally be available this week Each GP 2018 Lucky bag is set to include- 1x Standard size Sensorbat 2x Minis 1x SEFLApod 1x Galaxy Keshi toy Each set comes in a custom hand drawn bag for $165 each plus shipping Going on sale in the Galaxy PeopleContinue reading “Galaxy People’s 2018 Lucky Bags…”

Rampage Studios Finale exclusive reveals…

With the Rampage Studios Finale opening it’s doors in just a couple of days time now, owner Jon Malmstedt has very kindly allowed me to share a few of the exclusives that’ll be up for grabs! To find out more about the show (and how to purchase tickets if you’re in the Tokyo area), beContinue reading “Rampage Studios Finale exclusive reveals…”

The Galaxy People 2016 Lucky Bags announced…

Japan-based sofubi producer Brian Bunting has revealed that he’ll have a limited supply of Galaxy People Lucky Bags up for grabs next week! Whilst the specifics are still to be confirmed, it would appear that each bag will feature a number of different figures from the Galaxy People universe, including both painted and blank Skreels,Continue reading “The Galaxy People 2016 Lucky Bags announced…”

Medicom Toy’s “Gold Bina” and “Masuman” Astro Mu 5 remakes…

Originally debuting back in October last year with the release of Ultra Earth and Devil Bado, the resurrection of Nakajima’s classic Astro-Mu 5 line continues this month with the arrival of yet another goodie/baddie combo… Gold Bina and Masuman! Near-identical to the original 10″ tall soft vinyl figures, the pair have been produced by Medicom in a classic transContinue reading “Medicom Toy’s “Gold Bina” and “Masuman” Astro Mu 5 remakes…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Halloween” Drexyl sofubi/resin figures from The Galaxy People…

Brian Bunting over at The Galaxy People will be unleashing an all-new version of his popular Drexyl figure at Rampage Studios‘ Halloween group show this week! Featuring the standard soft vinyl Galaxy People body, the latest rendition of the intergalactic feline features a new head with a beautifully realised half-skull face that’s been cast inContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Halloween” Drexyl sofubi/resin figures from The Galaxy People…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Galaxy People’s “Cephalopod” vehicle revealed…

Japan-based sofubi producer Brian Bunting has just revealed that he will be expanding his Galaxy People line with its very first vehicle soon… presenting the Cephalopod! Created for use with the standard 4.5″ tall GP figures, the stunning squid-like contraption appears to come in 2 parts, featuring a compatible 1″ hole in the top thatContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Galaxy People’s “Cephalopod” vehicle revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Toy Art Gallery’s “Twisted Planet” group show now online…

Following a hugely successful opening over the weekend, Toy Art Gallery are proud to reveal that the remaining pieces from the “Twisted Planet” group show are now up for grabs online! Featuring a whole slew of one-off custom sofubi, limited runs and original paintings, personal highlights include the debut of Jason Harmon’s “Wolf Thing Bat Mother” andContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Toy Art Gallery’s “Twisted Planet” group show now online…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Glow Sets” Galaxy People sofubi preorder…

Following a slew of requests from fans, Japan-based artist Brian Bunting has just unleashed all 6 Galaxy People figures in an unpainted glow-in-the-dark vinyl! Standing at around 4.5″ each and featuring inset dolls eyes and chest embellishments, the guys are currently available through a number of different purchasing options; the “Heroes” set, featuring Helios, theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Glow Sets” Galaxy People sofubi preorder…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Galaxy People’s Design Fiesta 41 leftover sale…

Following a huge showing at Design Fiesta 41 over the weekend, Japan-based artist Brian Bunting is proud to reveal that he has just loaded the Galaxy People online store with a whole host of leftover figures! Featuring the previously revealed Drexyl, Skreel and Traag micro-runs, these have been joined by a total of 4 one-offContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Galaxy People’s Design Fiesta 41 leftover sale…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Galaxy People at Design Fiesta 41…

Following our look at the “Pocket Guardian” minis earlier in the week, we can now reveal the whole slew of other Galaxy People figures artist Brian Bunting will be bringing along to Design Fiesta 41 this weekend! Aside from the adorable little Guardians, attendees of the event can expect new painted runs and one-off customsContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Galaxy People at Design Fiesta 41…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Galaxy People’s “Pocket Guardian” resin minis for Design Fiesta 41…

Japan-based artist Brian Bunting will be bringing along a whole slew of Galaxy People figures to Design Fiesta 41 next weekend, the first we’ll be revealing coming in the form of these adorable “Pocket Guardian” mini figures! Originally seeing a limited release back in 2012, these little guys have finally made their return in 2Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Galaxy People’s “Pocket Guardian” resin minis for Design Fiesta 41…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Naked Baron” and “Armored Baron” sofubi from Awesome Toy…

As if the “Kyorochan” Diatryma custom and Fake Spectreman prototypes revealed just yesterday weren’t enough, the guys over at Awesome Toy have revealed yet another piece that’ll be winging it’s way over to ToyCon UK this week, the hilarious “Naked Baron” one-off! Originally painted for fun way back last year before FAKE BARON’s official release, the flesh-tonedContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Naked Baron” and “Armored Baron” sofubi from Awesome Toy…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Drexyl”, “Skreel” and “Traag” Galaxy People sofubi revealed in-full…

Following our test-shot reveal last month (check it here), we can now finally reveal full-release details for the latest batch of Galaxy People sofubi from Japan-based artist Brian Bunting! Featuring a total of 3 new “villain” characters – Drexyl, a teleporting cat assassin, Skreel, the galaxy bat, and Tragg, a ruthless dinosaur-headed mercenary – the trio standContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Drexyl”, “Skreel” and “Traag” Galaxy People sofubi revealed in-full…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Galaxy People “Bat”, “Cat” and “Dinosaur” sofubi test shots revealed…

Japan-based artist Brian Bunting has just revealed test-shots of 3 upcoming figures from his on-going Galaxy People line! Featuring as-yet-unnamed “Bat”, “Cat” and “Dinosaur” heads as well as an all-new body sculpt, the soft vinyl trio stand at around 4.5″ tall each, coming complete with the standard “arms up” pose as well as articulation in the headContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Galaxy People “Bat”, “Cat” and “Dinosaur” sofubi test shots revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Datadub’s Wonderfestival Summer ’14 exclusives on Fig-X…

Having featured at Wonderfestival last week as part of the huge Paralyzing Toys booth, Datadub over at Fig-Lab has just unleashed his remaining exclusives in the Fig-X store! Here’s a quick rundown of what’s currently up for grabs… Datadub Fig5 “Uamouflage” edition- Datadub’s own Finger5 sofubi micro returns in a special hand painted colourway from noneContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Datadub’s Wonderfestival Summer ’14 exclusives on Fig-X…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Design Fiesta exclusive Galaxy People revealed…

Brian Bunting over at the Galaxy People has just revealed a number of exclusives that’ll be up for grabs at Design Fiesta and online this weekend! Featuring the return of Meklops, Helios and Grappler in matching dark purple soft vinyl, the 4.5″ tall, 2-part figures have been treated to a mix of oily metallic, black andContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Design Fiesta exclusive Galaxy People revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Galaxy People’s Sensorbat sofubi at Superfestival 64…

Teased here as a wax proto back in November, Brian Bunting is proud to reveal that the latest Galaxy People figure will be debuting at Superfestival 64 tomorrow! Entitled “Sensorbat”, the figure is said to be the series’ first bad guy, coming with a similar pachi inspired “arms up” design, a speaker styled chest (presumablyContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Galaxy People’s Sensorbat sofubi at Superfestival 64…”

MAN-E-NEWS// New wax proto from The Galaxy People revealed…

Brian Bunting of The Galaxy People is proud to present the arrival of an all-new member to his growing cast of sofubi! Pictured here as a finished wax proto, the fourth, unnamed figure in the vintage pachi inspired line comes with a long eared bat-style head this time around, complete with the usual ‘arms up’Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// New wax proto from The Galaxy People revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Galaxy People’s MEKLOPS Design Fiesta 38 exclusive…

Brian Bunting has just revealed that The Galaxy People will have an exclusive at Design Fiesta this weekend! Focusing on just the one figure this time around, the bowl-headed MEKLOPS, the 4″ tall vintage pachi-style figure has been cast in a clear soft vinyl, coming with a mix of Pollock style splatters on the inside,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Galaxy People’s MEKLOPS Design Fiesta 38 exclusive…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Galaxy People Superfestival 63 exclusives now online…

Fresh from their appearance at Superfestival 63 yesterday, The Galaxy People are proud to announce that all 3 event exclusives are now available online! Based on the iconic Pachi-style figures, the trio of awesome ‘arms up’ sculpts; Meklops, The Grappler and Helios, stand at around 115mm tall with 2 points of articulation, this time coming castContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Galaxy People Superfestival 63 exclusives now online…”