Kikkake Toy’s [Wild Clown] Iron Monkey…

Kikkake‘s original Iron Monkey body returns with an all-new head sculpt this weekend Size: 8″ Articulation: 5 points (neck, arms, legs) Edition size: TBC Price: TBC Featuring the original Iron Monkey body with a new “Wild Clown” head, the little monkey boy comes cast in sofubi and treated to various one-off paint apps for thisContinue reading “Kikkake Toy’s [Wild Clown] Iron Monkey…”

Kikkake’s Tomenosuke exclusive A.I. Intelligence…

Kikkake‘s latest sofubi returns as a Tomenosuke exclusive this week Size: 11″ Articulation: 6 points (neck, arms, legs, back plugs) Edition size: TBC Price: 21,600yen plus shipping Designed and sculpted by Kikkake’s Jackypop, the unique looking Adult Intelligence has been cast in a clear pink sofubi, complete with masked white, pink and black sprays ComesContinue reading “Kikkake’s Tomenosuke exclusive A.I. Intelligence…”

Kikkake Toy’s A.I. online debut…

Having debuted at Fuckaiju, Kikkake‘s latest sofubi finally makes an appearance online this week Size: 11″ Articulation: 6 points (neck, arms, legs, back plugs) Edition size: TBC Price: 15,000yen plus shipping Designed and sculpted by Kikkake’s Jackypop, Adult Intelligence has been cast in 3 unpainted colorways for this release; flesh, black and neon green ComesContinue reading “Kikkake Toy’s A.I. online debut…”

Kikkake’s “Captain Paul” Iron Monkey…

Kikkake‘s classic tin toy-style figure returns this weekend in an all-new colorway Size: 8″ Articulation: 5 points (neck, arms, legs), plus removable cape Edition size: TBC Price: TBC Cast in what appears to be a flesh tone soft vinyl, the “Captain Paul” Iron Monkey has been treated to a vintage-style paint app in blue, red,Continue reading “Kikkake’s “Captain Paul” Iron Monkey…”

Kikkake’s Underground Sealion Show…

The latest addition in Kikkake‘s Roly Poly The Bomb series makes a limited appearance this week Size: 5″ (TBC) Articulation: 4 points (necks, ball) Edition size: TBC Price: 7,500yen plus shipping Featuring the Clown Roly Poly mounted on top of Kikkake’s Sea Lion, the pair feature a mix of brown, white, red, blue and goldContinue reading “Kikkake’s Underground Sealion Show…”

The Kikkake x Mirock Toy sale…

Two of Japans most renowned artists team up for a special release today Size: 3.5″ Articulation: 1 point (head), plus laser cut display base Edition size: TBC Price: TBC Featuring Kikkake‘s Parasite Animal Skull along with the top half of Mirock‘s Kattobi Mirokumaru, the mashed-up mini has been treated to various red, metallic blue, gold andContinue reading “The Kikkake x Mirock Toy sale…”

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…”

Kikkake’s latest online sale…

Kikkake come with a ton of new figures as part of a surprise online release today Featured toys include- “Wild Brown” Deer and Bear Parasite Animals, each coming with brown sprays, dry-brushed skull and laser cut “magic” pedestal for 4,500yen each Iron Monkey #2 “Joe”, in a black sofubi with flesh, blue, red, yellow andContinue reading “Kikkake’s latest online sale…”

Kikkake’s “Masuda” Iron Monkey…

Kikkake‘s classic tin toy-style figure returns this weekend in an all-new colorway Size: 8″ Articulation: 5 points (neck, arms, legs) Edition size: TBC Price: TBC Cast in what appears to be a flesh tone soft vinyl, the “Masuda” Iron Monkey has been treated to a vintage-style paint app in blue, yellow, red, brown, silver andContinue reading “Kikkake’s “Masuda” Iron Monkey…”

Kikkake’s “Cult Ball” Roly Poly the Bomb sofubi…

Kikkake return today with a fresh batch of “Cult Ball” Roly Poly the Bomb sofubi! Featuring both OG skull and the all-new resin cast “Deer” head, these classic Weeble-inspired figures come with either standard or moon bodies in a variety of stunning paint apps, each complete with it’s very own custom pedestal for display. LimitedContinue reading “Kikkake’s “Cult Ball” Roly Poly the Bomb sofubi…”

New Lost Monkey, Roly Poly and Kodama sofubi from Kikkake…

The guys over at Kikkake Toy are set to make a welcome return this week with a trio of custom sofubi releases! First up, we have the “Where is Mothership” version of Lost Monkey Aaron. Taking on a very similar appearance to the previously released Iron Monkey, this new interpretation features a spacesuit body, clearContinue reading “New Lost Monkey, Roly Poly and Kodama sofubi from Kikkake…”

Kikkake’s “Sally” Iron Monkey No.2 returns…

With demand for the first release being so high, Kikkake‘s “Sally” Iron Monkey No.2 sofubi has thankfully returned this week for all those collectors who missed out! Drawing inspiration from classic vintage wind-up toys, the beautifully sculpted figure stands at around 7″ tall with 5 points of articulation, coming cast in a flesh tone vinyl with layers of orange,Continue reading “Kikkake’s “Sally” Iron Monkey No.2 returns…”

Kikkake Toy’s “Sally” Iron Monkey No.2…

Seeing in the Chinese year of the monkey in style, Kikkake Toy are proud to unveil their latest release, the “Sally” Iron Monkey No.2 sofubi! Drawing inspiration from classic vintage wind-up toys, the beautifully sculpted figure stands at around 7″ tall with 5 points of articulation, coming complete with chained “Cub” omake featuring the Den-Tetsu-Jin (ThomasContinue reading “Kikkake Toy’s “Sally” Iron Monkey No.2…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Toy Art Gallery’s “Famous Last Words” show now online…

Sadly marking the end of an era for the legendary Toy Art Gallery, the rather apt final farewell to their physical shop space, the “Famous Last Words” group show, is now available to view and purchase online. Featuring a whole slew of custom toys, micro runs and original art from some of the galleries long-timeContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Toy Art Gallery’s “Famous Last Words” show now online…”

MAN-E-NEWS// New “Iron Monkey II”, “Dentetsu-Jin” and “Roly Poly the Bomb” sofubi from Kikkake…

After a brief hiatus, Kikkake make a welcome return this week with a whole slew of new items for their online store! Featuring a maraca holding “Dentetsu-Jin” in metallic blue for 4,500yen ($37), plus 2 new “Roly Poly The Bomb” figures, also priced at 4,500yen ($37), these are to be joined by the latest iterationContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// New “Iron Monkey II”, “Dentetsu-Jin” and “Roly Poly the Bomb” sofubi from Kikkake…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Kikkake’s “Rolly Poly the Bomb” first release announced…

Teased here just a couple of weeks back, Kikkake‘s latest sofubi series “Rolly Polly the Bomb” will be making it’s debut online this week! Drawing inspiration from the classic “Weeble” roly poly toys of the 1970′s, the series is set to feature 3 different ball-shaped designs; reoccurring characters the Iron Monkey and Clown, alongside new addition, the Iron Skull,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Kikkake’s “Rolly Poly the Bomb” first release announced…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Kikkake’s Rolly Polly Bomb sofubi revealed…

Kikkake have just unveiled an all-new line of sofubi that’ll be making its debut soon, the Rolly Polly Bombs! Drawing inspiration from the classic “Weeble” roly poly toys of the 1970’s, the series is set to feature 3 different ball-shaped designs; reoccurring characters the Iron Monkey and Clown, alongside new addition, the Iron Skull. Standing at around 3″Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Kikkake’s Rolly Polly Bomb sofubi revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Iron Monkey “4th Edition” from Kikkake…

Originally debuting at the Osaka Sofubi Event last weekend, Kikkake have just revealed that the remaining “4th Edition” Iron Monkey figures will be heading to their online store this Sunday, December 8th at 11pm Japan time! Cast in a black soft vinyl, the 8.25″ tall figures will be available in 2 different colourways, brown andContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Iron Monkey “4th Edition” from Kikkake…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Kikkake’s first painted Iron Clown mini available now…

Debuting at Design Fiesta 38 over the weekend, Kikkake‘s first painted Iron Clown mini has just touched down in their store! Standing at around 11cm tall, the mini sofubi has been cast in a pink vinyl, coming with a number of metallic sprays and some beautiful hand painted detailing. Priced at 4,000yen (approx. $40) plusContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Kikkake’s first painted Iron Clown mini available now…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Rampage Toys’ “Can’t go to SDCC – here’s some cool stuff you CAN get!” drop…

Whilst it’s been great posting the various SDCC exclusives recently, we’ve yearned to feature some pieces that the other 99.9% of us not attending the event can buy… well that’s where Jon over at Rampage Toys very kindly steps in! Touted as the ‘Can’t go to SDCC – here’s some cool stuff you CAN get!’ sale,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Rampage Toys’ “Can’t go to SDCC – here’s some cool stuff you CAN get!” drop…”