MAN-E-NEWS// SDCC exclusive S.U.C.K.L.E Series 1.5 from The Sucklord x DKE Toys…

DKE Toys team up with The Super Sucklord for today’s SDCC reveal, proudly presenting S.U.C.K.L.E Series 1.5 in an exclusive yellow and orange set! The first time all 5 figures have been released together since their Kickstarter exclusive release in GID and clear, the George Gaspar sculpted minis feature a number of oddball characters from theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// SDCC exclusive S.U.C.K.L.E Series 1.5 from The Sucklord x DKE Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Sad… Broken… Alone…” S.U.C.K.L.E artist proofs from Luke Chueh…

Originally teased back in March, Luke Chueh‘s “Sad… Broken… Alone…” S.U.C.K.L.E artist proofs will finally be up for grabs soon! Originally created as 3.75″ bootleg for 2012′s Super Suck-Up show, the figure has since been miniaturised by George Gaspar for the Sucklord’s M.U.S.C.L.E inspired line, going on to be offered up as 1 of 5 extra “stretchContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Sad… Broken… Alone…” S.U.C.K.L.E artist proofs from Luke Chueh…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The hand painted edition Sad… Broken… Alone… S.U.C.K.L.E mini figure from Luke Chueh…

Luke Chueh has just revealed that his entry into the recent S.U.C.K.L.E mini figure series, “Sad… Broken.. Alone…”, will be receiving an artist proof run soon! Originally created as 3.75″ bootleg for 2012’s Super Suck-Up show, the figure was miniaturised by George Gaspar for the Sucklord’s M.U.S.C.L.E inspired line, going on to be offered upContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The hand painted edition Sad… Broken… Alone… S.U.C.K.L.E mini figure from Luke Chueh…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Skinner, Doktor A and Frank Kozik “The Big Suck Up!” figure reveals…

We previously posted event details and work in progress shots for the upcoming “Big Suck Up!” group show from The Sucklord and DKE Toys (find out more here), but what about some finished figures? Well today DKE Toys have revealed the works of four participating artists, including Skinner, Doktor A, Frank Kozik, and the previouslyContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Skinner, Doktor A and Frank Kozik “The Big Suck Up!” figure reveals…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Squid Kids Ink’s Mini 10-Doh! Series 1 released…

Following a successful debut at SDCC earlier this month, Squid Kids Ink are proud to reveal that the long awaited Min 10-Doh’s are finally ready for general release! Paying tribute to 80’s console, the Nintendo Entertainment System, the cartridge inspired figure is available in 16 different designs from 12 of the art toy scene’s elite,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Squid Kids Ink’s Mini 10-Doh! Series 1 released…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Super Suck UP! group show from DKE Toys x Suckadelic

“It’s great that I’m baller enough that all these successful artists have to make my shit for me. All I have to do is design some shitty grafix and wait for the check. I love how DKE is pimping real artists for my benefit.” -The Sucklord We previously posted work in progress shots of JasonContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Super Suck UP! group show from DKE Toys x Suckadelic”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Black Emo Bear SDCC exclusive mini-10doh! from Luke Chueh x Squid Kids Ink…

Joining the debut of standard Mini 10-Doh! figures at this year’s SDCC, Squid Kids Ink have revealed a very special edition of Luke Chueh‘s Emo Bear cartridge coming in black! Limited to an edition of just 100 pieces, each Mini 10-Doh! has been signed, numbered and “murdered” (splattered with crimson paint!) by Luke himself. ComingContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Black Emo Bear SDCC exclusive mini-10doh! from Luke Chueh x Squid Kids Ink…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Game Over” Video Game Culture Art Exhibition at GR2…

This past Saturday saw the opening of Giant Robot‘s latest group exhibition, the video game themed “Game Over”. Featuring well over 90 artist from the world of low brow art including Grody Shogun, Luke Cheuh, Peter Kato and Martin Hsu, the huge show covered a wide variety of mediums including custom toys, original sculptures, printsContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Game Over” Video Game Culture Art Exhibition at GR2…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Mini 10-Doh! Series One from Squid Kids Ink…

Originally previewed back at last month’s Wondercon, Squid Kids Ink are proud to officially announce their first blind-boxed series, Mini 10-Doh! Scaling the much loved 10-Doh! NES styled cartridge down to a dinky 3.5″, the first series is set to feature designs by Andrew Wilson, Doktor A, Jerome Lu, Jesse Hernandez, Kozik, Kwestone, Luke Chueh,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Mini 10-Doh! Series One from Squid Kids Ink…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The bronze ‘Jack’ sculpture from Luke Chueh x Fully Visual…

March 7th will see the super-limited release of Luke Chueh‘s latest collaboration with Fully Visual, the bronze “Jack” sculpture. Inspired by Chueh’s “Jacked” painting (pictured) and the mythological “Jackalope”, the sculpture successfully blends the artists character design with the classic taxidermic presentation of the Jackalope, stuffed and mounted on a plaque. Limited to an editionContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The bronze ‘Jack’ sculpture from Luke Chueh x Fully Visual…”

MAN-E-FEATURE// Exclusive interview with Skin Deep creator, Scott Wilkowski…

(photo taken from Scott’s personal artist proofs) Gaining notoriety for his breathtaking clear skeletal style of (official!) bootlegging, Scott Wilkowski‘s career in art toys has lead numerous successful projects, including the hand sculpt and casted Green Death robot, the Bud and Yoka custom series, Lulubell’s Creature Feature, and most recently, the Skin Deep show. DebutingContinue reading “MAN-E-FEATURE// Exclusive interview with Skin Deep creator, Scott Wilkowski…”