LRG’s Rise of the Beasts “Series 2” Kickstarter…

Spurred on by the success of both Rhino and Scorpion’s numerous releases since their debut back in November 2014, Jon Karris and Glen White over at Little Rubber Guys are proud to announce the return of their mini action figure line Rise of the Beasts for a second series! Tripling the initial line-up with 4Continue reading “LRG’s Rise of the Beasts “Series 2” Kickstarter…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Amazing Modelling Expo exclusive “Giant” MASH keshi from Newtervision…

Newtervision is proud to reveal that the latest figure in his ongoing MASH keshi series, “Giant”, will be making a return this week for the Amazing Modelling Expo in Osaka! Standing at an oversized 2.5″ tall, the split torso, resin/rubber hybrid will be up for grabs in 2 mixed part colorways; black with metallic purpleContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Amazing Modelling Expo exclusive “Giant” MASH keshi from Newtervision…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Imperfecz’ Battle Beast inspired RotB mini figure customs…

With Little Rubber Guys‘ debut mini figure line “Rise of the Beasts” proving to be a huge success since it’s debut a couple of months back, we’ve finally started to see a number of different customs cropping up- the first that we’ll be featuring coming in the form of this stunning pair from series’ prototyper, Luke Harris ofContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Imperfecz’ Battle Beast inspired RotB mini figure customs…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Little Rubber Guys’ “Rhino” and “Scorpion” Rise of the Beasts PVC figures…

Having seen numerous setbacks since their first reveal back in early 2012, Jon Karris over at Little Rubber Guys is very pleased to announce that the first production run of Rise of the Beasts will finally available to the general public this weekend! Inspired by the classic Battle Beast mini figures, these bang-up-to-date renditions stand at justContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Little Rubber Guys’ “Rhino” and “Scorpion” Rise of the Beasts PVC figures…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Little Rubber Guy exclusive “White” S.U.C.K.L.E Series 1 can pack…

Little Rubber Guys are the first out of the blocks with their S.U.C.K.L.E Series 1 exclusives, proudly presenting the “White” can pack! Produced by the Sucklord and DKE Toys, the set includes all 10 of the original line-up of mini figures, this time around packed in LRG’s signature clear M.U.S.C.L.E style trash can with authenticContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Little Rubber Guy exclusive “White” S.U.C.K.L.E Series 1 can pack…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Pyramid Head custom keshi paint-up from Ersico…

Prolific mini figure painter Ersico tackles yet another popular custom keshi with ease… presenting Silent Hill’s Pyramid Head! Kit-bashed/re-sculpted by Leviathan and cast by Eric Nilla in a super-flexible rubber, the stunning mini figure has been painted in an ultra-realistic mix of flesh tones, metallics and leathery browns, finished with some gruesome crimson splatters andContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Pyramid Head custom keshi paint-up from Ersico…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Pyramid Head’ custom bootleg M.U.S.C.L.E from Leviathan x Eric Nilla…

It’s been just over 4 months since we originally featured the awesome Silent Hill inspired custom M.U.S.C.L.E from Leviathan, but with a little help of none other than Eric Nilla, the ominous Pyramid Head is finally seeing the light of day! Based on the cult videogame/film’s reoccurring monster of the same name, the figure hasContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Pyramid Head’ custom bootleg M.U.S.C.L.E from Leviathan x Eric Nilla…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Mortal Kombat ‘Goro’ M.U.S.C.L.E custom from Plastic Playhouse…

The highly talented Plastic Playhouse delves into 90’s pop culture once more as he proudly presents his latest M.U.S.C.L.E custom… an ode to Mortal Kombat’s Goro! Using the four armed ‘Ashuraman No Sensei’ figure, PP has painted him up in the final boss’ familiar orange tone, complete with subtle washes, meticulous highlights and even aContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Mortal Kombat ‘Goro’ M.U.S.C.L.E custom from Plastic Playhouse…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Sucklavor’ Glyos customs from Clawfreak…

An absolute powerhouse in the mini figure scene right now, LRG forum member Clawfreak has garnered a huge amount of interest through his diverse range of awesome Glyos, OMFG and M.U.S.C.L.E customs, with the recently revealed ‘Sucklavors’ proving to be 2 of his most accomplished pieces yet… Featuring the highly popular Glyos Armorvor body andContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Sucklavor’ Glyos customs from Clawfreak…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Scorpion Girl mini figure from Metal Monkey…

Anyone with even a fleeting interest in last year’s OMFG Series2 submission list will instantly recognise Metal Monkey’s popular ‘Scorpion Girl’ design, which now thanks to the talents of Ed Gein aka Bryan Fulk has been fully realised in 3D! Offering a near perfect rendition of the much revised character, the stunning piece has been sculptedContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Scorpion Girl mini figure from Metal Monkey…”

MAN-E-NEWS// WIP ‘Pyramid Head’ custom bootleg M.U.S.C.L.E from Leviathan

LRG forum member Leviathan comes with his latest custom bootleg M.U.S.C.L.E figure, the menacing Pyramid Head… Based on cult videogame/film Silent Hill’s reoccurring monster of the same name, the figure has been ingeniously kit-bashed using M.U.S.L.E’s 104 and 107, coming with additional “stitched leather” apron and sword sculpted in epoxy. Very near to completion, Leviathan isContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// WIP ‘Pyramid Head’ custom bootleg M.U.S.C.L.E from Leviathan”

MAN-E-NEWS// OMFG Series 2 custom set from Ersico…

With the OMFG Series 2 Kickstarter sets making their way out over the holiday season, we’ve already begun to see a few custom sets knocking around… the best by far coming from super-talented LRG member Ersico. Opting for a universal colour scheme throughout, the black and white brush work mixed with the gruesome red stainsContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// OMFG Series 2 custom set from Ersico…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The LRG exclusive OMFG Series 2 sets…

As promised in our OMFG Series 2 update last week, we bring you details of a very special set of exclusives that have been lined up for premium minifigure site Little Rubber Guys… This time around securing not 1 but a whopping 4 different colourways, LRG’s exclusives will be coming in the standard neon green,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The LRG exclusive OMFG Series 2 sets…”

MAN-E-NEWS// OMFG Series 2 packaged sample revealed…

After months of production updates and test shot reveals, George Gaspar over at October Toys is proud to present the very first OMFG Series 2 packaged sample… the wait is nearly over! Coming packed on a new and improved blister card, the initial Kickstarter flesh and black colourways will be heading to pledgees in aContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// OMFG Series 2 packaged sample revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Critters inspired” mini figure: Halloween Orange “Non-Con” Exclusives!

Our very own Tru:Tek has once agin teamed up with the Amazing Zectron for the latest batch of “Critters inspired” mini figures… the Halloween Orange “Non-Con” Exclusives! Whilst we’d have loved to send a batch of the mischevious little creatures to NYCC this week, there was unfortunately no one willing to take on such aContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Critters inspired” mini figure: Halloween Orange “Non-Con” Exclusives!”

MAN-E-UPDATE// The “Critters inspired” mini figures: SOLD OUT! But not for long…

but not for long… Unbelievable! That’s the only word to describe the response we had to the “Critters inspired” mini figures last night… After putting an accumulated total of 68 rubber and resin variants in both the Bigmantoys and Man-E-Toys stores at 9pm, we were left with just 3 after 20 minutes (most disappearing inContinue reading “MAN-E-UPDATE// The “Critters inspired” mini figures: SOLD OUT! But not for long…”

MAN-E-UPDATE// Zectron’s “Critters inspired” mini figures out today!

With Zectron‘s highly anticipated “Critters inspired” mini figures: Wave 2 hitting both the Man-E-Toys and Bigmantoys stores later on today (find out more here), we thought we’d share a few pics of the many different designs that will be on offer… Available in either bind-bagged neon, blind-bagged marbled and the standard flesh tone, these rubberContinue reading “MAN-E-UPDATE// Zectron’s “Critters inspired” mini figures out today!”

MAN-E-REVEAL// The “Critters inspired mini figures” Wave 2 from Zectron x Man-E-Toys x Bigmantoys…

Been wondering why our posting has got a little slack over the past few days? Well there is a very good reason dear readers, as this official press release should hopefully explain… “In association with Bigmantoys and art toy blog Man-E-Toys, the Amazing Zectron aka Plastic Soul is proud to present the second wave of Critters inspired mini figures! (Check outContinue reading “MAN-E-REVEAL// The “Critters inspired mini figures” Wave 2 from Zectron x Man-E-Toys x Bigmantoys…”

MAN-E-UPDATE// The Critters inspired mini figure from The Mighty Zectron…

Ahead of a MASSIVE reveal planned for the beginning of next week (head over to our instagram feed @trutek for some clues!), we’ve decided to take a little look at the updated packaging for Zectron‘s second batch of Critters inspired mini figures… Although the original window box design (featured here) proved to be a massiveContinue reading “MAN-E-UPDATE// The Critters inspired mini figure from The Mighty Zectron…”

MAN-E-NEWS// “Toy Story… the afterlife” custom S.L.U.G Zombies from Plastic Playhouse…

We previously featured the awesome custom work of Plastic Playhouse a few weeks back (check them out here) to a great response from our readers, so today we’ve decided to take a look at another project the highly talented artist has just completed- the Toy Story inspired custom S.L.U.G Zombies! Taking the cowboy and astronautContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// “Toy Story… the afterlife” custom S.L.U.G Zombies from Plastic Playhouse…”