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 High Octane Freddyball from Muscle Things…

It’s been an age since we last featured any Muscle Things figures here on Man-E-Toys, so it came with great pleasure today to find that the long awaited Nitro Ball series is now in full swing, with the second figure, the awesome Freddyball now up for grabs! Based on A Nightmare on Elm Streets’ leadContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The High Octane Freddyball from Muscle Things…”

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 Split Kit GPK Cheap Toy custom from Ersico…

Prolific custom toy artist Ersico comes with his latest slab of mini figure greatness, the first ever custom of NolanJP’s awesome Split Kit GPK Cheap Toy! 100% faithful to the original Series 2 trading card, the little guy has been painted up in a contrasting mix of vibrant blue/yellow and punky black, finished off withContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Split Kit GPK Cheap Toy custom from Ersico…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Muscle Things’ Nitro Ball mini figures coming soon…

The wait is almost over… Muscle Things’ highly anticipated Nitro Ball mini figures will finally be making their debut later this month! Featuring a slew of original designs 3D sculpted by MT’s Alec, the Madball inspired series is set to come cast in a special material almost 4 years in the making- a substance AlecContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Muscle Things’ Nitro Ball mini figures coming soon…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Darth’ NitroBall from Muscle Things revealed…

With the swathe of GPK customs and B.U.F.F releases recently, we were beginning to wonder if Muscle Things‘ promising NitroBall project would remain on the drawing board… Well fear not! As not only do we have confirmation that the series is still in development, but MT’s Alec has also revealed a second figure- the awesomeContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Darth’ NitroBall from Muscle Things revealed…”

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// The ‘Giant’ Nasty Nick GPK Cheap Toy custom from Muscle Things…

One of the best ever GPK Cheap Toy customs is about to get a whole lot bigger, as Alec over at Muscle Things reveals his latest secret project… Giant Nasty Nick! Standing at over double the size of standard Cheap Toy, the figure is actually an interesting by-product of a mistake made at the sculptingContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Giant’ Nasty Nick GPK Cheap Toy custom from Muscle Things…”

MAN-E-NEWS// 2-Tone ‘Split Kit’ GPK Cheap Toy custom from NolanJP x Muscle Things…

With ‘Kit Month’ coming to a close, Alec over at Muscle Things proves there’s still a ton of life left in NolanJP’s Split Kit, as he comes with the latest (and greatest!) colourway yet… the gorgeous 2-Tone! Based on the split-personality GPK character of the same name, the GPK Cheap Toy scaled figure has beenContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// 2-Tone ‘Split Kit’ GPK Cheap Toy custom from NolanJP x Muscle Things…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Kyoto Freddy’ B.U.F.F custom from Halfaway…

Hot off the heals of last month’s popular screw-tipped Snigator Claw custom, Halfaway is proud to present his latest entry for Muscle Things‘ B.U.F.F mini series… the insane Kyoto Freddy! Kit-bashed from the #108 M.U.S.C.L.E figure (Rikishiman B), the infamous customiser has seamlessly added 2 new sets of arms, a cape and the head ofContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The ‘Kyoto Freddy’ B.U.F.F custom from Halfaway…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Split Kit Month at Muscle Things…

In honour of NolanJP’s beautifully crafted ‘Split Kit’ custom GPK Cheap Toy (get the full lowdown here), Muscle Things will be hosting ‘Kit Month’ right throughout May! Starting this Tuesday, May 7th at 11am PST, MT will be dropping 2 new colours of the figure each week, starting with the pictured Novo Yellow and NeonContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Split Kit Month at Muscle Things…”

MAN-E-NEWS// ‘Split Kit’ GPK Cheap Toy custom test pull from Nolan JP x Muscle Things…

A project almost 6 months in the making now, the mind blowing ‘Split Kit’ GPK Cheap Toy custom from Nolan JP appears to be nearing the final stages of production, with the reveal of the very first test pull over at Muscle Things… Based on one of our favourite Garbage Pail Kid trading cards designs, theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// ‘Split Kit’ GPK Cheap Toy custom test pull from Nolan JP x Muscle Things…”

MAN-E-UPDATE// The Split Kit GPK Cheap Toy custom from NolanJP…

Originally revealed as a work in progress sculpt over 3 months ago now, we were beginning to wonder whether NolanJP‘s ‘Split Kit’ Cheap Toy custom would ever see the light of day… Well fret not GPK fans, as today we bring you pics of the near finished sculpt! Based on one of our favourite Garbage PailContinue reading “MAN-E-UPDATE// The Split Kit GPK Cheap Toy custom from NolanJP…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The new B.U.F.F ‘Hot Pink Tag Team’ from Halfaway x Muscle Things…

It’s been a while since M.U.S.C.L.E customiser Halfaway last graced the B.U.F.F series, so it came with great pleasure today to find not 1, but 2 all new figures released! Coming in the line’s second ‘Tag Team’ 2 pack, the new additions consist of a regrettably unidentifiable (but still stunning!) kit-bash alongside a new ‘Claw’Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The new B.U.F.F ‘Hot Pink Tag Team’ from Halfaway x Muscle Things…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Shrill Jill/Cracked Crystal GPK Cheap Toy custom from Uraeus x Muscle Things…

Alec over at Muscle Things has just announced details of his first collaborative mini figure with famous custom GPK Cheap Toy custom sculptor Uraeus, the hilarious Shrill Jill/Cracked Crystal! Based on the Series 6 GPK trading card design (pictured), the figure has been sculpted by Ureaus in a style 100% faithful to the original CheapContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Shrill Jill/Cracked Crystal GPK Cheap Toy custom from Uraeus x Muscle Things…”

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// 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 High Octane Nitro Balls from Muscle Things…

For those of you who’ve been anxiously anticipating the B.U.F.F 5-pack restock in the Muscle Things store this week, we’re afraid you guys may be waiting a little longer… as a whole new, even more awesome line of retro-infused toys are prepped for release and ready to take over- the High Octane Nitro Balls! Paying homageContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The High Octane Nitro Balls from Muscle Things…”

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…”

MAN-E-NEWS// New B.U.F.F custom bootlegs from Muscle Things…

After a brief respite from the awesome B.U.F.F line, Alec over at Muscle Things is proud to reveal that he has a total of 5 brand-new entries cast up and raring to go! Including the previously announced Ballon Knot Head, the custom bootleg M.U.S.C.L.E’s are due to come cast in Alec’s super-flexible ‘black magic’ rubber,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// New B.U.F.F custom bootlegs from Muscle Things…”