Leeeeee Toy’s EARTHLY sofubi revealed…

Up and coming sofubi producers Leeeeee Toy have just unveiled images of their debut toy, the wonderfully strange EARTHLY! Whilst we have very little to go on at present aside from the pics you see here, it would appear that the fully articulated soft vinyl figure draws on a number of influences – primarily cultContinue reading “Leeeeee Toy’s EARTHLY sofubi revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The GPK-inspired Skull from NolanJP…

It’s been a little while since we last featured the incredible talents of mini figure sculptor NolanJP, so it came with great pleasure over the weekend to find he’s back in the game with his latest piece, a stunning GPK-inspired skull! Coming in at around 0.75″ – a little over half the size of Nolan’sContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The GPK-inspired Skull from NolanJP…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Retroband’s “Creepy Kevin” Retroband Kid revealed…

Aaron Moreno aka Retroband has just revealed that the latest member of the hugely popular GPK-inspired Retroband Kids series – Creepy Kevin – will be making his debut very soon! Pictured here receiving his silicone bath ahead of resin production, the 2″ figure follows a similar cult-horror theme as the previous 3 releases, this time around parodying the classic NightContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Retroband’s “Creepy Kevin” Retroband Kid revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The DCon exclusive Caught’n Cody from Retroband x DKE Toys…

The guys over at DKE Toys are proud to reveal another exclusive custom bootleg release they’ll be bringing along to Designer Con 2014 next month, the Caught’n Cody mini figure from Retroband! The third figure in the artist’s GPK inspired line Retroband Kids, the 2″ tall piece has been hand sculpt and cast in resin, comingContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The DCon exclusive Caught’n Cody from Retroband x DKE Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Disarticulators, Disart ToyLabs and Gory Hole NYCC leftover sale…

Having released a number of different exclusives under The Disarticulator, Disart ToyLabs and Gory Hole brands throughout NYCC last week, we’re proud to finally reveal details of the leftover online sale! Featuring a number of figure debuts, limited prototypes and of course, THOSE “MoYF” rings, at least 2 of each of the original line-up haveContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Disarticulators, Disart ToyLabs and Gory Hole NYCC leftover sale…”

MAN-E-XCLUSIVE// The Disarticulators, Disart ToyLabs and Gory Hole at the Rampage x Tru:Tek NYCC booth…

We’ll be winding things down here at Man-E-Toys ahead of our trip to New York for NYCC next week, but before we go, we’ve decided to give you guys the full lowdown of exclusives that our very own Tru:Tek will have on offer at his joint booth (#208) with Rampage Toys at the Tenacious Toys collective.Continue reading “MAN-E-XCLUSIVE// The Disarticulators, Disart ToyLabs and Gory Hole at the Rampage x Tru:Tek NYCC booth…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Retroband’s Mondo Con exclusive “Slimy Sean” Retroband Kid…

Teased here as a finished wax proto earlier in the month, Retroband‘s “Slimy Sean” mini figure has finally been revealed in full! The second instalment in the artist’s GPK-inspired “Retroband Kids” series, the 2″ figure follows a similar cult-horror theme as the first release, Toxic Timmy, this time around parodying Return of the Living Dead’s infamous TarmanContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Retroband’s Mondo Con exclusive “Slimy Sean” Retroband Kid…”

MAN-E-NEWS// NolanJP x Disart ToyLabs’ “Iceclops” mini figure coming soon…

Originally revealed as a near-finished clay proto way back here in early July, we’re very proud today to be able to reveal that NolanJP‘s second movie themed GPK-style figure, Iceclops, is finally undergoing production courtesy of Tru:Tek over at the Disart ToyLabs! Paying tribute to Ray Harryhausen’s iconic beast from 1958′s The 7th Voyage of Sinbad, the ingenious mash-up of monster andContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// NolanJP x Disart ToyLabs’ “Iceclops” mini figure coming soon…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Retroband’s “Slimy Sean” Retroband Kid revealed…

With the SDCC exclusive “Toxic Timmy” going down a storm upon release back in July, Retroband has wasted no time in preparing the second instalment in the new GPK inspired “Retroband Kids” series, proudly presenting Slimy Sean! Pictured here as the very first test pull, the 2″ resin figure is likely to be presented inContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Retroband’s “Slimy Sean” Retroband Kid revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Iceclops” mini figure from NolanJP x Disart ToyLabs

With the first wave of Scary Larrys finally making their way into collectors homes (sorry for the wait guys!), we can now reveal that NolanJP‘s second movie themed GPK-style figure “Iceclops” will be heading into production very soon! Paying tribute to Ray Harryhausen’s iconic beast in 1958′s The 7th Voyage of Sinbad, the ingenious mash-up of monster and doll stands atContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Iceclops” mini figure from NolanJP x Disart ToyLabs”

MAN-E-XCLUSIVE// Enjaypee Productions x Disart ToyLabs’ “Scarry Larry” dropping this Friday 13th…

Coming just in time for the full moon this Friday 13th, Enjaypee Productions and Disart ToyLabs are proud to present the debut release of their latest horrific creation… Scary Larry! Drawing inspiration from the work of legendary GPK artist John Pound (primarily his early Eerie Eric sketches), the beautifully realised piece was designed and created by Enjaypee’s Nolan, standing atContinue reading “MAN-E-XCLUSIVE// Enjaypee Productions x Disart ToyLabs’ “Scarry Larry” dropping this Friday 13th…”

MAN-E-XCLUSIVE// The Scary Larry mini figure from EnJayPee x Disart ToyLabs coming soon…

Whilst we still can’t give you the full lowdown on the upcoming Scary Larry mini figure release just yet (be patient, it’s coming!), we’ve decided to share this awesome movie-poster teaser from designer/sculptor NolanJP which should hopefully whet your appetite! Currently in the final stages of production courtesy of our very own Tru:Tek at theContinue reading “MAN-E-XCLUSIVE// The Scary Larry mini figure from EnJayPee x Disart ToyLabs coming soon…”

MAN-E-NEWS// NolanJP’s Harryhausen/GPK inspired Cyclops mini revealed…

Sticking with the Garbage Pail Kid theme today, NolanJP has revealed yet another awesome sculpt in the works inspired by the gross-out trading card series, the mighty Cyclops! Paying tribute to Ray Harryhausen’s iconic beast in 1958’s The 7th Voyage of Sinbad, the ingenious mash-up of monster and doll is already coming together nicely- with just the ice creamContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// NolanJP’s Harryhausen/GPK inspired Cyclops mini revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Kickstarter exclusive Mr Melty sofubi from Buff Monster…

With only a week and a half to go until the end of the Melty Misfits 2 Kickstarter (find out more here), Buff Monster has just unveiled a couple of reasons why any self respecting toy-head should take the plunge on the trading card project if they haven’t already… Kickstarter exclusive Mr Meltys! Available in both standard andContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Kickstarter exclusive Mr Melty sofubi from Buff Monster…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Scary Larry mini figure from NolanJP…

Originally teased back in February, NolanJP‘s follow up to last years breath-taking Split Kit custom mini figure is finally about to head into production! Now going by the name of Scary Larry, the beautifully sculpted piece draws inspiration from the work of legendary GPK artist John Pound (primarily his early Eerie Eric sketches), capturing hisContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Scary Larry mini figure from NolanJP…”

MAN-E-NEWS// TKOM’s Double Think sofubi proto revealed…

Steadily teasing us with his incredible, yet sadly unobtainable fibre glass sculptures over the past year or so, TKOM has just revealed that his most popular character, Double Think, will soon finally be available to the masses as a fully-fledged sofubi! Making it’s first appearance at ArtLAB’s DYSTOPIA last summer as a towering 2 foot one-off,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// TKOM’s Double Think sofubi proto revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Buffmonster’s Silver Glitter and GID “Double Heather” Melty Misfit Cheap Toys..

Hot off the heals of the jaw-dropping Graffiti Petey reveal last week, Buff Monster returns to the original Melty Misfit Cheap Toy, Double Heather, for one more release! Standing at around 1.5″ tall (in scale with the original GPK figures), the Mitch Martinez sculpted piece has been once again cast by Healeymade, coming in bothContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Buffmonster’s Silver Glitter and GID “Double Heather” Melty Misfit Cheap Toys..”

MAN-E-NEWS// Buff Monster’s “Graffiti Petey” inspired Melty Misfit Cheap Toy revealed…

Swifty following his awesome take on Double Heather, Buff Monster has revealed that GPK’s Graffiti Petey is the latest figure to be given the Melty Misfits Cheap Toy treatment! Pictured here alongside the original mini figure, the piece appears to have been sculpted by the very same Mitch Martinez, with resin production in the usualContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Buff Monster’s “Graffiti Petey” inspired Melty Misfit Cheap Toy revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Muggin Megan’ GPK Cheap Toy custom from Ersico…

Toy artist Ersico once again breathes new life into one of our favourite 80’s toy lines, as he proudly presents one of his latest finished customs… the GPK Cheap Toy, Muggin Megan! Standing at just over 1″ tall, Ersico has opted for a palette true to the original GPK trading card, using a mixture ofContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Muggin Megan’ GPK Cheap Toy custom from Ersico…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Garbage Pail Kids ‘MiniKins’ mini figures…

We very rarely feature toys outside of the indie/art toy scene, but upon hearing that Topps would be releasing a new Garbage Pail Kids mini figure series a couple of weeks back, we simply couldn’t resist sharing the full release details with you guys now that they’ve finally emerged! Rebranded from Cheap Toys to MiniKins,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Garbage Pail Kids ‘MiniKins’ mini figures…”