PicoPico x Lulubell Toys’ Green Garabobo…

PicoPico‘s standard-size Bobo returns to Lulubell for an Ultra-Q themed release this week Size: 13.75″ Articulation: 3 points (waist, arms) Edition size: TBC Price: $200 plus shipping PicoPico’s Bobo comes cast in flesh sofubi and treated to layers of Garamon-inspired metallic blue, green and red sprays courtesy of DSKI One Going on sale in theContinue reading “PicoPico x Lulubell Toys’ Green Garabobo…”

PicoPico’s “Marbled” Mini Bobos at Lulubell Toys…

PicoPico’s mini-size Bobo makes a return in four marbled colorways this week Size: 3″ Articulation: 0 points (finger puppet-style) Edition size: TBC Price: $6 each plus shipping Designed and sculpted by PicoPico and produced by Lulubell Toys, Mini Bobo comes in 4 different colorways this time around; pink/blue/milky, purple/blue/black, purple/milky/black and purple/milky Currently available inContinue reading “PicoPico’s “Marbled” Mini Bobos at Lulubell Toys…”

Kenth Toy Works x One Up’s Gaorg one-off lottery…

PicoPico x One-Up‘s beetle kaiju receives the Kenth Toy Works treatment this week Size: 10.5″ (TBC) Articulation: 5 points (neck, arms, legs) plus removable Pupa club Edition size: 2 (A and B) Price: TBC Cast in an undisclosed color sofubi, Gaorg has been treated to Kenth’s signature paint app in purple (A) and green (B) On sale via e-mailContinue reading “Kenth Toy Works x One Up’s Gaorg one-off lottery…”

Max Toy Co’s “First Factory Paint” CrusherG…

Max Toy‘s new mecha ape receives its first official colorway this week Size: 7.75″ Articulation: 5 points (neck, arms, legs) Edition size: TBC Price: $75 plus shipping Designed by Max Toy Co and sculpted by PicoPico, CrusherG comes cast in a black sofubi with masked/free silver, grey, yellow and white sprays Currently available in theContinue reading “Max Toy Co’s “First Factory Paint” CrusherG…”

Medicom Toy’s Vinyl Artist Gacha: Series 12…

Medicom Toy return with a twelfth series of VAG next month Size: 2.5″-3″ each Articulation: 1 point each Price: 500yen each VAG: Series 12 features a total of 4 different designs from some of Japans leading artists; Rangeas from T9G, Kero Boy from Takeyama Noriya x TakePico, Kuma Kuma from Mr. Hikari Bambi and Hinatique’s Morris;Continue reading “Medicom Toy’s Vinyl Artist Gacha: Series 12…”

Medicom Toy’s Vinyl Artist Gacha: Series 11…

Medicom Toy return with a eleventh series of VAG, once again featuring miniaturised versions of some of contemporary sofubi’s most iconic characters Size: 2.5″-3″ each Articulation: 1 point each Price: 500yen each VAG: Series 11 features a total of 4 different designs from some of sofubi’s leading artists; Baketan’s Baketan 1, Teresa Chiba’s Inuharigon, PicoPico’s Bekkos andContinue reading “Medicom Toy’s Vinyl Artist Gacha: Series 11…”

Rampage Toys’ Gaorg paint run for One-Up…

PicoPico x One-Up‘s beetle kaiju receives the Rampage Toy treatment this week Size: 10.5″ (TBC) Articulation: 5 points (neck, arms, legs) plus removable Pupa club Edition size: 5 (TBC) Price: 25,000yen plus shipping Cast in a red sofubi, Gaorg has been treated to layers of metallic teal, gold and black sprays with hand painted detailing courtesyContinue reading “Rampage Toys’ Gaorg paint run for One-Up…”

The One Up. Festival 2016 [Summer]…

Tired of reading about all of these awesome Japanese shows without a hope of bagging any of their wares? Then you’ll be glad to know that One-Up have taken heed with the announcement of One-Up Fes, an online show that’ll be running ahead of Wonderfestival Summer ’16 this week! Featuring all of the One-Up regulars inContinue reading “The One Up. Festival 2016 [Summer]…”

PicoPico’s ShiShiGashira at One-Up…

PicoPico have once again joined forces with One-Up for the release of yet another all-new sofubi, the gorgeous ShiShiGashira (Lion Head)! Coming in at just under 4.75″ long, the traditional Japanese dragon features a unique fish-like jjust one point of articulation in the neck. Cast in an unpainted black soft vinyl for this first outing,Continue reading “PicoPico’s ShiShiGashira at One-Up…”

Takepico’s “Tree Frog Phase 2” Keronga at One-Up…

Takepico’s Keronga sofubi returns this weekend in it’s second tree frog inspired colorway! Sculpted by Pico Pico and produced by One-Up, the mini-sized frog monster stands at around 3.3″ tall, featuring articulation in the neck. Produced in a vivid green soft vinyl and adorned with tropical yellow, black and dark green sprays with hand brushed detailing,Continue reading “Takepico’s “Tree Frog Phase 2” Keronga at One-Up…”

Punk Drunkers’ Summer ’16 exclusive Spring Man and Coijyarus teased…

Celebrating the launch of their Summer ’16 collection in style, Japanese lifestyle brand Punk Drunkers have secured exclusive versions of Five Star Toys’ Spring Man and Takepico’s Coijyarus for release this weekend! Whilst we still await colorway reveals for both figures, we can at least confirm that they’ll be making their way into the Punk DrunkersContinue reading “Punk Drunkers’ Summer ’16 exclusive Spring Man and Coijyarus teased…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The 2nd Ringo Raccoon sofubi mini from Max Toy Co…

Originally debuting way back in March at the Osaka Soft Expo, the adorable Ringo Raccoon from Max Toy Co has finally returned for his second colorway! Designed and sculpted by PicoPico, the little rodent stands at around 2.75″ tall and 3″ long, featuring articulation in both the neck and tail. Produced in a brown vinylContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The 2nd Ringo Raccoon sofubi mini from Max Toy Co…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Pico Pico’s “Large Bodhisattiva” Rinne sofubi from Pico Pico…

Hot on the heals of his recent work on GEEK!’s Requiemer of Sun and Death plus his own self produced toy “Chikidon”, artist PicoPico has just unveiled yet another figure inspired by ancient tribal art, the stunning Rinne! Designed and sculpted by the artist with prototyping duties handed over to Dream Rocket’s Yajima Junichi, the livingContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Pico Pico’s “Large Bodhisattiva” Rinne sofubi from Pico Pico…”

MAN-E-NEWS// PicoPico x Medicom Toy’s “Gakki-Kun” Vinyl Artist Gacha Series 1…

Joining the previously featured “Emerian” from Mee Mei and “Centaur Wrestler” from Zarigani Works, Medicom Toy  have secured yet another figure for their newly established Vinyl Gacha Artist: Series 1, this time around taking on popular Japanese TV show character and internet meme, Gakki-Kun! Similar to both Emerian and the Centaur, the PicoPico sculpted mini standsContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// PicoPico x Medicom Toy’s “Gakki-Kun” Vinyl Artist Gacha Series 1…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Medicom Toy exclusive Yuninko set from Max Toy Co…

Medicom Toy have secured yet another exclusive release from Max Toy Co, the “Fluorescent” Yuninko set! Taken from Max Toy’s latest wave of “Monster Boogie” sofubi minis, the adorable My Little Pony-inspired centaur has been sculpted by PicoPico, standing at a little under 4″ tall and coming complete with articulation in the neck. To beContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Medicom Toy exclusive Yuninko set from Max Toy Co…”