Nama Niku x Tru:Tek’s Mini-Deka Manzilla keshi…

Our very own Tru:Tek brings back a classic keshi bootleg in mini form as part of the huge Submission Toy sale this week Size: 1.75″ Edition size: 10 Price: $10 plus shipping Originally designed and kitbashed by Nama Niku way back in 2013 (check it here), this new version of the 4″ deka keshi has beenContinue reading “Nama Niku x Tru:Tek’s Mini-Deka Manzilla keshi…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The DCon ’15 exclusive “Skull God Dude” keshi set from Nama Niku x Barely Human…

Originally making its debut at the Gravy Mini Shop and Gallery a couple of months back, the awesome “Skull God Dude” custom keshi from Nama Niku and Barely Human’s John Black will be making a return just in time for DCon ’15! Meticulously kit-bashed and re-sculpted by Nama using a variety of classic mini figures, the “Sidewalk Surfer” has beenContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The DCon ’15 exclusive “Skull God Dude” keshi set from Nama Niku x Barely Human…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Chibi Top Rope” keshi from Nama Niku x Eric Nilla…

Joining a whole host of other mini figure related goodness, Nama Niku has revealed that he’ll be debuting an all-new “Chibi” version of his popular Top Rope keshi at Designer Con ’15 next week! Featuring the same ingenious wrestling ring head design as the original 2″ figure, everything has been shrunken down to a super-cuteContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Chibi Top Rope” keshi from Nama Niku x Eric Nilla…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku x John Black’s “Skull God Dude” Sidewalk Surfer keshi set at the Gravy Mini Shop and Gallery…

Originally teased right here way back in June, we can now reveal that the awesome “Skull God Dude” custom keshi from Nama Niku and John Black will be making it’s debut soon! Meticulously kit-bashed and re-sculpted by Nama using a variety of classic mini figures, the “Sidewalk Surfer” has been cast up by John in aContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku x John Black’s “Skull God Dude” Sidewalk Surfer keshi set at the Gravy Mini Shop and Gallery…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku’s “Chibi Pachi-Bot: Deadly Rays of Death” keshi at the Gravy Mini Shop…

Last seen way back in June, we can now reveal that the “Chibi Pachi-Bot: Deadly Rays of Death” keshi mini series fromNama Niku will finally see the light of day soon thanks to Bwana Spoons over at Gravy Toys! Meticulously kit-bashed by Nama from a variety of different vintage keshi mini figures, the quartet – Alpha Minus,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku’s “Chibi Pachi-Bot: Deadly Rays of Death” keshi at the Gravy Mini Shop…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku x John Black’s skate-themed mini figure series teased…

As if the previously announced Chibi Pachi-Bots weren’t enough, Nama Niku has revealed that he will once again be teaming up with artist John Black for the release of an all-new custom mini figure set! Whilst we don’t have too much information to go on at present, the mini deck propped up alongside the prototype belowContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku x John Black’s skate-themed mini figure series teased…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Chibi Pachi-Bot: Deadly Rays of Death” keshi from Nama Niku x Eric Nilla x John Black…

Originally teased here way back in April, the “Chibi Pachi-Bot: Deadly Rays of Death” keshi mini series from Nama Niku will finally see the light of day soon courtesy of Gargamel/Mitari! Meticulously kit-bashed by Nama from a variety of different vintage keshi mini figures, the quartet – Alpha Minus, Omega Trois, Koroshiya Zelph and Kolob Infinito –Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Chibi Pachi-Bot: Deadly Rays of Death” keshi from Nama Niku x Eric Nilla x John Black…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku x Eric Nilla’s “Chibi Pachi-Bot: The Deadly Rays of Death” keshi revealed…

Nama Niku has joined forces with Eric Nilla once more for his latest round of bootleg keshi, proudly presenting the awesome Chibi Pachi-Bots: The Deadly Rays of Death! Meticulously kit-bashed by Nama from a variety of different vintage keshi mini figures, the quartet – Alpha Minus, Omega Trois, Koroshiya Zelph and Kolob Infinito – all standContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku x Eric Nilla’s “Chibi Pachi-Bot: The Deadly Rays of Death” keshi revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Rampage Studios’ 2 Year Anniversary Party announced…

Jon Malmstedt over at the Tokyo-based Rampage Studios will be celebrating the gallery space’s 2nd anniversary in style next week with a special keshi party! Featuring an extensive display from a whole slew of awesome makers and artists, including Nerdone, Zoomoth, Newtervision, Nama Niku and Tru:Tek, a few select items will be up for grabs too, theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Rampage Studios’ 2 Year Anniversary Party announced…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Mitari/Gargamel exclusive Chopper Manzilla from Nama Niku x Eric Nilla…

Joining the previously featured Pachi Man Keshi, Nama Niku are proud to reveal yet another exclusive they’ll have on offer at the Mitari/Gargamel Superfestival booth next weekend, Chopper Manzilla! Originally making a limited appearance earlier in the year for Clutter’s (In)Action Figure 2 show, the 3″ tall articulated rubbery beast returns, coming cast in a varietyContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Mitari/Gargamel exclusive Chopper Manzilla from Nama Niku x Eric Nilla…”

MAN-E-NEWS// NNWA’s Pachi Man Keshi at Super Festival 65…

Having just revealed that they will be sharing a booth with the legendary Mitari and Gargamel at Super Festival 65 next weekend, the Nama Niku Wrestling Alliance are proud to present their latest figure, the incredible Pachi Man Keshi! Inspired by Gargamel’s Gacharoid Capsule Head Robots and the early 80’s Gacha Gacha Man Kinkeshi knockoff,  the little guy has been kit-bashed byContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// NNWA’s Pachi Man Keshi at Super Festival 65…”

MAN-E-XCLUSIVE// The Man-E-Toys 40% “Dead Stock” Sale…

The kind chaps over at Clutter Magazine have just sent us back a few remaining pieces from both the (In)Action Figure 2 show and NYCC, so we thought what better way to offer them up than through a massive 40% off sale! Featuring our collaboration with Nama Niku, the mighty Deka Manzilla in flesh andContinue reading “MAN-E-XCLUSIVE// The Man-E-Toys 40% “Dead Stock” Sale…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku x Eric Nilla’s Pachin Man mini figure revealed…

After a brief hiatus from the scene, custom keshi wonder duo Nama Niku and Eric Nilla are back with quite possibly their greatest mini figure yet, the incredible Pachi Man! A loving tribute to knock off gumball machine toys, the little guy has been kit-bashed by Nama from a variety of vintage keshi figures, coming completeContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku x Eric Nilla’s Pachin Man mini figure revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “IV Corners Battle Royal” sofubi concept and custom from Nama Niku…

One of the few artists that really helped push the custom kinkeshi scene to the forefront in 2013, Nama Niku has just revealed finished concepts for a fully fledged Kinnikuman-inspired sofubi! Originally created as an entry for October Toys’ upcoming OMFG Series 5, the design has been styled on Nama’s popular Top Rope mini figure,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “IV Corners Battle Royal” sofubi concept and custom from Nama Niku…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Eraserhead and Chopper Manzilla custom keshi from Nama Niku x Eric Nilla revealed…

Nama Niku has just revealed not one, but two all-new custom keshi that’ll be debuting at an undisclosed show next month! First up we have the hilarious Eraserhead. Paying tribute to David Lynch’s cult classic film of the same name, the kinkeshi mini figure has been kitbashed with an actual pencil top eraser, coming completeContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Eraserhead and Chopper Manzilla custom keshi from Nama Niku x Eric Nilla revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The NNWA Pachi Big Match wrestling ring sets from Nama Niku…

Originally making a brief appearance at the Mitari Superfestival booth back in September, it would appear that Nama Niku will be resurrecting the NNWA Pachi Big Match wrestling ring sets for one last release! Currently on their way over to Rampage Toys in Japan (presumably for online release at a later date), each set contains aContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The NNWA Pachi Big Match wrestling ring sets from Nama Niku…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Rampage Toys at Superfestival 63…

Joining forces with the Galaxy People and Fig-Lab, Rampage Toys are set to go all out at Superfestival 63 this Sunday (9/29), bringing along a huge selection of one-off customs, keshi collaborations, original sofubi, micro runs, plus a slew of new releases from our very own band of Disarticulators! We’ll be taking a closer lookContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Rampage Toys at Superfestival 63…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku’s Mitari Superfestival 63 exclusives…

Nama Niku has teamed up with Gargamel/Mitari for a whole host of Superfestival 63 exclusives! Featuring a number of past releases including Whiskey Sasquatch’s Chibi Poo Shine, Meatgrinder, Deathmatch and Dungeon Bastard, the most interesting has got to be the NNWA “Pachi Big Match” set- which comes packed with kinkeshi flesh versions of Manzilla andContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Nama Niku’s Mitari Superfestival 63 exclusives…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Cannibal Gyudome custom keshi from Nama Niku x Rampage Toys x Eric Nilla…

Nama Niku and Eric Nilla continue their recent onslaught of genre defining collaborations with their latest custom keshi… the Cannibal Gyudome! A hilarious follow-up to Nama’s original Gyodome keshi (featured here last year), the bowl headed figure has been co-created alongside none other than Rampage Toys‘ Jon Malmstedt, coming with a ton of additional sculpting onContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Cannibal Gyudome custom keshi from Nama Niku x Rampage Toys x Eric Nilla…”

MAN-E-NEWS// NNWA Keshi Event photo recap…

As promised yesterday, we’re proud to present a full photo recap of the NNWA Keshi Event opening! Hosted by Nama Niku at the Rampage Studios shop/gallery space, the show played host to some of the hottest indie keshi figures right now, including exclusives from Eric Nilla, Ironhaus, the Disarticulators and of course Nama Niku himself.Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// NNWA Keshi Event photo recap…”