MAN-E-NEWS// The SDCC exclusive Necro Klaw from MuscleThings Laboratories…

DKE Toys have teamed up with none other than MuscleThings for their latest SDCC exclusive reveal, proudly presenting the Necro Klaw custom keshi! Featuring a digitally scanned rendition of the iconic M.U.S.C.L.E Claw figure, the sculpt has been subtly altered by MT, coming with additional detail on the face finger, a number of oozing wounds,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The SDCC exclusive Necro Klaw from MuscleThings Laboratories…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The M.U.S.C.L.E Claw Iron Man custom from Ersico x 1Shot Toys…

Continuing the ‘Claw’ based coverage today, mini figure customiser Ersico comes with yet another interpretation of the iconic M.U.S.C.L.E figure! Recast by Eric Villanueva over at 1Shot Toys, the 1.5″ resin mini has been painted by Ersico in an Iron Man-inspired mix of red and gold with black detailing, coming complete with an “Arc Reactor”Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The M.U.S.C.L.E Claw Iron Man custom from Ersico x 1Shot Toys…”

MAN-E-XCLUSIVE// Deka Manzilla: Tijuana Nights from Nama Niku x Tru:Tek…

Revealed on Instagram earlier this week, we thought we’d give you guys the rundown on our latest collaboration with Nama-Niku, the mighty Deka Manzilla: Tijuana Nights! A love letter to wacky dollar store bootlegs and swap-meet pick ups, the hilarious figure is due to become the first Deka H.U.S.T.L.E release, a sub-series featuring a numberContinue reading “MAN-E-XCLUSIVE// Deka Manzilla: Tijuana Nights from Nama Niku x Tru:Tek…”

MAN-E-NEWS// SDCC exclusive Fight Bros mini figures from Blurble…

Joining the debut of Blurble‘s latest resin figure Sparrow next week, it appears that SDCC will also play host to the next round of ever-popular “Goo and Roo” Fight Bros 2 packs! Kit-bashed and re-sculpted from the iconic M.U.S.C.L.E line, the pair of mini figures have been cast by none other than Luke over at Imperfecz ToyzContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// SDCC exclusive Fight Bros mini figures from Blurble…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Goo and Roo Fight Bros ‘Toxic Pink’ edition from Blurble…

We’ve been loving the huge resurgence in retro styled mini figures recently (this being our third post just today!), with the recent Goo and Roo ‘flesh’ 2 pack from Blurble certainly no exception. Going on to sell out in a matter of hours, the artist has very kindly brought back the pair of custom M.U.S.C.L.EContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Goo and Roo Fight Bros ‘Toxic Pink’ edition from Blurble…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Muscles of the Universe: Fisto from Eric Nilla x Wolf Voigt…

As if news on the mighty Meatgrinder wasn’t enough today, master caster Eric Nilla comes with yet another must have mini figure release… the Muscles of the Universe’s Fisto! The fourth figure to feature in the M.U.S.C.L.E x MOTU mash-up series conceived by Wolf Voigt, Fisto has got to be the best yet- not onlyContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Muscles of the Universe: Fisto from Eric Nilla x Wolf Voigt…”

MAN-E-NEWS// ‘Rax the Terrible’ custom M.U.S.C.L.E from Killer Bootlegs…

Creator of H.U.S.T.L.E’s Jobba the Hurt, the one and only Killer Bootlegs throws his hat back into the custom M.U.S.C.L.E (wrestling) ring with his latest release… Rax the Terrible! Kit bashed using M.U.S.C.L.E’s iconic ‘baddie’ Terri Bull and the Piranha driver from M.A.S.K, Rax Sly, the figure has been cast in clear resin, coming airbrushedContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// ‘Rax the Terrible’ custom M.U.S.C.L.E from Killer Bootlegs…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Catfighter, God Dam and TexHex resin minis for the B.A.S.T.A.R.D x Rampage show…

With the hotly tipped B.A.S.T.A.R.D x Rampage Show open it’s doors at Tokyo’s Rampage Studios next week, Triclops have revealed not 1, not 2, but 3 awesome new mini figures for the event! Joining the previously teased Catfighter from Rampage’s Jon Malmstedt, the guys will be dropping the hilarious Tex Hex alongside one of ourContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Catfighter, God Dam and TexHex resin minis for the B.A.S.T.A.R.D x Rampage show…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Healeymade ‘Venom Ashuraman’ custom from Small Angry Monster…

Lauded mini figure customiser Adam Pratt aka Small Angry Monster has finally worked his magic on one of Healeymade’s resins, the incredible ‘Venom Ashuraman’ M.A.S.K x M.U.S.C.L.E mash-up! Painted in a Buff-Monster inspired mix of pink and grey with gold detailing, the exquisitely detailed figure has been given a number of washes and highlights toContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Healeymade ‘Venom Ashuraman’ custom from Small Angry Monster…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Goo and Roo Fight Bros custom bootlegs from Blurble…

Blurble kindly shares details of his first ever custom bootleg release, as he proudly introduces the Goo and Roo Fight Bros! Professional wrestlers in the WWSW (World Wide Slackers), the pair have been kit-bashed and re-sculpted from the iconic M.U.S.C.L.E line. Cast by none other than Luke over at Imperfecz Toyz in a flexible keshi-styleContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Goo and Roo Fight Bros custom bootlegs from Blurble…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Mark Ultra’s ‘Space Pope Vs. The Sphinxecutioner’ for the Toys Are Us group show…

After a brief hiatus, The Mark Ultra returns with his latest custom bootleg release, the awesome Space Pope Vs. The Sphinxecutioner! Kit-bashed from a vintage Voltron ‘Hagar the Witch’ figure and the iconic ‘Pyramid Sunshine’ M.U.S.C.L.E, the ingenius piece has been cast in 2 separate colourways; white and pink for the Pope, and a M.U.S.C.L.E styleContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Mark Ultra’s ‘Space Pope Vs. The Sphinxecutioner’ for the Toys Are Us group show…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Puripuriman custom keshi from Imperfecz Toys…

Ok guys, we’re extremely late on this one (2 months to be precise!), but the latest custom keshi from Imperfecz Toys was quite simply too good to ignore… Based on one of the few obscure Kinnikuman/Ultimate Muscle cartoon characters that failed to ever see an official kinkeshi release (We’re guessing this is largely due toContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Puripuriman custom keshi from Imperfecz Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// ManOrMonster?’s Rob-N-Mask MOTUMU for the (In)action Figure Show…

Following our exclusive look at Dest-Ro, the honour fell upon Nerd City for the reveal of ManOrMonster? Studio‘s second (In)action Figure Show entry… the incredible Rob-N-Mask MOTUMU! The third figure in the series to be unveiled so far, Rob-N-Mask pays an ingenius tribute to our favourite 80’s toy line M.U.S.C.L.E, featuring a mixture of bootedContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// ManOrMonster?’s Rob-N-Mask MOTUMU for the (In)action Figure Show…”