MAN-E-NEWS// Neon Orange and Green “Pyramid Head” APs from Leviathan…

Originally making its debut early last year, Leviathan‘s awesome Silent Hill inspired M.U.S.C.L.E custom, Pyramid Head, has returned for a limited artist proof run! Based on the cult videogame/film’s reoccurring monster of the same name, the figure has been ingeniously kit-bashed using M.U.S.C.L.E’s 104 and 107, coming with an additional stitched leather apron and sword sculpted in epoxy.Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Neon Orange and Green “Pyramid Head” APs from Leviathan…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Spinshine Wave 2 from Brown Noize Productions x Muscle Things…

It’s been a long time in coming, but Brown Noize Productions‘ custom keshi Spinshine has finally returned for a second run! Based on the “Spinning Top Sunshine” M.U.S.C.L.E (#195) figure, the digital resculpt features an awesome Ashuraman inspired 3 headed design, brandishing the Sunshine chest piece, Ashura kanji and Brown Noize logos around the outside. OriginallyContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Spinshine Wave 2 from Brown Noize Productions x Muscle Things…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Mitari exclusive Poo Shine V2 from Nama Niku…

Teased here last month, Nama Niku has just revealed that the Gargamel exclusive Poo Shine ‘V2’ will be touching down in the Mitari store this Friday, December 6th! An ingenious kitbash that turns the original Sunshine Kinnikuman into a micro “chibi” size, the figure is set to come with the original’s 4 interchangeable heads; Moon Shine,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Mitari exclusive Poo Shine V2 from Nama Niku…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Mitari exclusive Poo Shine V2 from Nama Niku x Eric Nilla…

Nama Niku has just revealed that he’ll be resurrecting the hugely popular Poo Shine custom keshi for a Mitari/Gargamel exclusive release! An ingenious kitbash that turns the original Sunshine Kinnikuman into a micro “chibi” size, the figure is set to come with the original’s 4 interchangeable heads; Moon Shine, Samurai Shine, Giza Shine and the namesake’sContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Mitari exclusive Poo Shine V2 from Nama Niku x Eric Nilla…”

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// The ‘Flesh’ 3 Piece Set from Healeymade…

After what has seemed like months of torturous waiting, Healeymade‘s much anticipated ‘Flesh’ mini figure trifecta is finally upon us! Featuring all 3 of the artist’s popular custom bootleg M.U.S.C.L.E figures; M.A.S.K mash-ups Deuce Nelson, Ashura M.A.S.K and the Altar Boy, the 2″ pieces have been hand cast in resin using the traditional keshi-gomu styledContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Flesh’ 3 Piece Set from Healeymade…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Brown Noize’s “Spinning Head Sunshine” 3D prints available now…

Running into a number of issues with production at the beginning of the year, we thought the small batch of rubber Spinning Head Sunshines produced by Muscle Things would be the last we’d see of the incredible M.U.S.C.L.E homage… well, thanks to the help of Shapeways, Brown Noize are now able to offer the figureContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Brown Noize’s “Spinning Head Sunshine” 3D prints available now…”

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// 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 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 B.U.F.F mWo ‘Miami Ice’ 2-pack from Muscle Things…

Bridging the gap whilst we rather impatiently wait for the release of the Nitro Balls (get the full lowdown here), Alec over at Muscle Things is proud to present the first ever B.U.F.F 2-pack… the ‘Miami Ice’ Gator and Big Head Suguru! Cast in a beautiful ‘ice’ green using Alec’s crystal clear ‘black magic’ rubber, the customContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The B.U.F.F mWo ‘Miami Ice’ 2-pack from Muscle Things…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Love Muscle’ H.U.S.T.L.E Artist Series: Wave 1 out today…

Following the sell-out general release of H.U.S.T.L.E last week, our very own Tru:Tek is proud to present the latest ultra-limited H.U.S.T.L.E Artist Series: Wave 1 colourway… the Valentine’s themed “Love Muscle” edition! Featuring a closed selection of the original 10 M.U.S.C.L.E-inspired designs, the various kit-bashes, customs and original figures have been cast in a flexibleContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Love Muscle’ H.U.S.T.L.E Artist Series: Wave 1 out today…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Muscle Things’ B.U.F.F 5-pack trash can out now…

After a slight delay due to the upcoming Nitro Balls release (head over here for the full lowdown), Alec over at Muscle Things is proud to announce that the B.U.F.F 5-pack trash can has finally been restocked in the MT store! Limited to just 2 sets this time around, the shrink wrapped cans feature aContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Muscle Things’ B.U.F.F 5-pack trash can out now…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Free Goodie Friday” exclusive H.U.S.T.L.E Artist Series: Wave 1 on Spanky Stokes…

Taking a brief hiatus from normal posting today as we prepare for tonight’s H.U.S.T.L.E Artist Series: Wave 1 drop, we bring you details of one last colourway up for grabs this weekend… the Spanky Stokes‘ exclusive marbled black and white! Created as a one-off for the award winning blog’s Free Goodie Friday competition, the 10Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Free Goodie Friday” exclusive H.U.S.T.L.E Artist Series: Wave 1 on Spanky Stokes…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Man-E-Toys 1st Anniversary edition H.U.S.T.L.E…

In celebration of our first year as Man-E-Toys this month, our writer and editor Tru:Tek is proud to present the latest exclusive batch of H.U.S.T.L.E Artist Series figures. Featuring all 10 designs from Wave 1, each has been cast in a flexible urethane rubber in both ‘tropical’ (orange/green) and ‘bubblegum’ (blue/pink) flavours. Limited to justContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Man-E-Toys 1st Anniversary edition H.U.S.T.L.E…”

MAN-E-NEWS// H.U.S.T.L.E Artist Series: Wave 1 dropping this Friday (02/08)…

Following the limited release debut at the Rampage Studios opening show last month, our very own Tru:Tek is proud to finally reveal that the standard ‘Flesh’ H.U.S.T.L.E Artist Series Wave 1 will be dropping THIS WEEK! Featuring 10 mini figure designs kit-bashed, customised and originally sculpted from a diverse selection of the art toy scene’sContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// H.U.S.T.L.E Artist Series: Wave 1 dropping this Friday (02/08)…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Gold-plated Ashurashine from Brown Noize Productions x Shapeways…

Revealed way back in November, we’ve just caught wind that Brown Noize Productions‘ gold plated Ashurashine mini figure is finally up for grabs directly through Shapeways! Originally cast in a flexible rubber by Muscle Things’ Alec, the stunning Ashuraman/Sunshine inspired piece is now available as a stainless steel 3D print out, with a number ofContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Gold-plated Ashurashine from Brown Noize Productions x Shapeways…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Rampage Studios online store now open for business!

Following the hugely successful Rampage Studios opening show on Friday, the first batch of leftover stock has hit the online store… coming in the form of our first batch of Disarticulator figures, plus the debut of H.U.S.T.L.E! Featuring extremely limited runs of Higekami, Tiny Terrors from the Deep, KESH-E-FACE, plus a slew of H.U.S.T.L.E capsulesContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Rampage Studios online store now open for business!”

MAN-E-RECAP// The Rampage Studios opening show…

Previewed here on Man-E-Toys all throughout this week, the highly anticipated Rampage Studios debut show opened it’s doors yesterday to a huge crowd of adoring fans. With influential players in the scene such as BLObPUS, Datadub, Uamou, Hints & Spices and Devilrobots rubbing shoulders alongside sofubi and mini figure diehards alike, the great little spaceContinue reading “MAN-E-RECAP// The Rampage Studios opening show…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The B.U.F.F ‘Strawberry’ 5 Pack from Muscle Things…

Following our look at the trio of new B.U.F.F figures last week, Alec over at Muscle Things has wasted no time in prepping them for release, as he proudly reveals the latest B.U.F.F 5 Pack! Featuring the previously unveiled big head Suguru, Pandaman custom and Balloon Knot Head, the little guys are joined by anContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The B.U.F.F ‘Strawberry’ 5 Pack from Muscle Things…”