MAN-E-NEWS// The DCon ’15 exclusive “Lobster Roll” resin figure from Twerps x Tim Stephson x D-Lux…

Having had success with his collaborative Sucklord “Space Fiend” figure at NYCC last year, Greg Rivera of Twerps/Mishka fame has called upon the talents of Tim Stephson to immortalise yet another of his characters in 3D… the Lobster Roll! Hand sculpted and cast in resin by Stephson based on the iconic street art character, theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The DCon ’15 exclusive “Lobster Roll” resin figure from Twerps x Tim Stephson x D-Lux…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Black Edition” Maneki Neko resin figure from Sunken World…

Montreal-based artist Max Charlton is proud to reveal the first toy from his new brand Sunken World, the adorable Maneki Neko! Designed, sculpted and produced by Max, the Totoro-esque figure stands at around 3″ tall, coming cast in a black resin and treated to meticulous white and gold hand painted detailing for its first release.Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Black Edition” Maneki Neko resin figure from Sunken World…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Manny Daggers’ “Spaceman Parasite” resin figure teased…

LA-based Manny Daggers is set to become the latest tattoo artist to move into the world of toys, as he proudly introduces the prototype for his first resin figure, the awesome Spaceman Parasite! Designed and hand sculpted by Manny, the rather unfortunate astronaut stands at around 5″ tall, featuring articulation in both arms plus aContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Manny Daggers’ “Spaceman Parasite” resin figure teased…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Lil Smoggy” resin figure from Motorbot…

Motorbot has just revealed that his latest resin figure, the adorable Lil Smoggy, is now up for grabs online! Directly inspired by Godzilla’s Hedorah, the mini smog monster has been hand sculpted and cast by the artist, standing at a mid-sized 4″ tall. Available with your choice of either a classically-styled paint job or in GID with aContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Lil Smoggy” resin figure from Motorbot…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The custom “Predator” Dolor resin figure from UME Toys…

Rich Page over at UME Toys has kindly shared some information and pics of his latest custom creation, taking on Triplikid‘s awesome Dolor resin figure and transforming it into one of cinematography’s most iconic foes. Here, Rich explains a little about the project… “Last year at NYCC I met up again with top chap RichContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The custom “Predator” Dolor resin figure from UME Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Baby Bark resin figure from UME Toys…

Originally dropping in super-limited quantities a few weeks back, UME Toys‘ Baby Bark returns for another limited run!  A loving homage to Guardians of the Galaxy’s adorable dancing sapling, Baby Groot, the originally sculpted figure stands at around 7″ tall in-pot, coming hand cast in solid resin and treated to a number of realistic acrylicContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Baby Bark resin figure from UME Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Disney Marx inspired “Blacklight Yellow” Astronocchio from David Bondi…

“This is the story of Astronocchio  –  The real boy who wanted to be a robot… He sought the wisdom of Krishna, Buddha, and the God of Abraham. They told him to forsake all desire to see the truth. It was revealed: suffering and happiness, love and hate, compassion and cruelty, all manifesting at once in the great catostrophicContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Disney Marx inspired “Blacklight Yellow” Astronocchio from David Bondi…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Dave Bondi’s Astronocchio resin figure at SDCC…

“This is the story of Astronocchio  –  The real boy who wanted to be a robot… He sought the wisdom of Krishna, Buddha, and the God of Abraham. They told him to forsake all desire to see the truth. It was revealed: suffering and happiness, love and hate, compassion and cruelty, all manifesting at once in the great catostrophicContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Dave Bondi’s Astronocchio resin figure at SDCC…”

MAN-E-NEWS// MM Toys’ Franken Molar resin figure…

Following our look at the very first test paints last week, Mark Bentley of the newly established MM Toys is proud to present the first official run of Franken Molar resin figures! Designed by Mark and sculpted by his other half Maren Seibold, the loving homage to classic B-Movie monsters, neo-kaiju and cult vintage toy Ooze-It stands atContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// MM Toys’ Franken Molar resin figure…”

MAN-E-NEWS// HipHopRobot’s Franken Molar paint tests revealed…

First teased here way back in January, the guys over at HipHopRobot have just revealed the very first paint tests for their debut toy, Franken Molar! Pictured here alongside another upcoming release, a collaboration with Cory Rogers entitled “Skull Rose” (more info on that soon!), the 5″ tall figure was designed by HHR’s Mark Bentley andContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// HipHopRobot’s Franken Molar paint tests revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Cokesse resin figure from Goodleg Toys…

The guys over at Goodleg Toys have just unveiled the perfect companion to any personal party shrine, Cokesse, the goddess of cocaine! A stark reminder of both the ups and downs of the infamous drug, the kit-bashed resin diety stands at around 3.75″, coming complete with an infinity loop-emblazoned skull, exposed brain, snot leak and fullyContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Cokesse resin figure from Goodleg Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The TAG exclusive Tri-Kami resin figure from Seymour…

Debuting back in January to huge fan fare, Seymour‘s incredible Tri-Kami resin figure is set to return as a Toy Art Gallery exclusive! Featuring an ingenious rotatable design, the wonderfully macabre piece comes with 3 different totem-esque sections that can be switched up to reveal a number of different combinations. All hand sculpted, moulded and cast by theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The TAG exclusive Tri-Kami resin figure from Seymour…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Gumball “Breaking Baddie” carded edition from Falcon Toys…

“Gumball is the greediest, stingiest, trickiest little bastard in the galaxy. His specialty is always getting the upper hand and rarely giving the correct change. From the simplest candy & gum transactions to the most complex drug deals, Gumball always comes out on top. Two things have given him life long after certain disintegration wasContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Gumball “Breaking Baddie” carded edition from Falcon Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “1987” resin figure from Patient No.6…

Patient No.6 reaches into the darkest depths of childhood memory for his latest release, the rather ominously titled “1987”… Presumably based on a prominent toy from the artist’s past, the deathly looking rocking chair stands at around 5″ tall, coming hand sculpt and cast in solid resin. Available in monotine black, grey and white colourways,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “1987” resin figure from Patient No.6…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Tri-Kami resin figure from Seymour…

Teased here back in November, Seymour Art‘s incredible Tri-Kami resin multiple will finally be up for grabs later this week! Featuring an ingenious rotatable design, the wonderfully macabre piece comes with 3 different totem-esque sections that can be switched up to reveal a number of different combinations. All hand sculpted, moulded and cast by the artist,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Tri-Kami resin figure from Seymour…”

MAN-E-NEWS// One-off Sparrow resin figures from Blurble…

Blurble has just unleashed a trio of one-off Sparrow custom in his store! Cast up by none other than Dubose Art in a bright red resin, each version, “Patriot”, “Green Monster” and “Blue Mist”, has been treated to a number of sprays and hand painted detailing, each coming complete with the obligatory removable hat andContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// One-off Sparrow resin figures from Blurble…”

MAN-E-NEWS// JC Rivera’s “Attack Mode” Bear Champ resin figure revealed…

With JC Rivera‘s “Real” Bear Champ proving a huge success early last year, the Chicago based artist returns with yet another realistic take on his signature character, and this time he’s in full swing! Rather aptly titled “Attack Mode”, the wonderfully dynamic sculpt appears to be in the same scale as the original, coming inContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// JC Rivera’s “Attack Mode” Bear Champ resin figure revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Hip Hop Robot’s updated Franken Molar figure revealed…

Originally revealed as an early work in progress last month, Hip Hop Robot‘s Franken Molar is now just about ready for production! Designed by HHR’s Mark Bentley and sculpted by his better half Maren Seibold, the incredible 5″ tall figure has received numerous changes since we last saw it, including some beautiful Ooze-It inspired textures, aContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Hip Hop Robot’s updated Franken Molar figure revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Blurble’s one-off Shroomys available now…

Hot off the heals of our giveaway over the Holidays, Blurble has revealed that the first batch of unpainted Shroomys have just been unleashed in-store! Designed by Blurble, digitally sculpted by iamscumbag and produced in resin by Dubose Art, the 5″ tall figure has been cast up in a variety of marbled resins this time around,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Blurble’s one-off Shroomys available now…”

MAN-E-NEWS// “Astro Guy” WIP from Abell Octovan…

Abell Octovan over at My Royal Ego shares his first work in progress for 2014, the stunning Astro Guy! Depicting Tezuka’s iconic Astro Boy as a fully grown adult (we’ll skip over the fact that humanoids can’t actually age!), the beautifully realised piece features the same signature double-horned hair do, pants and rocket boots, albeitContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// “Astro Guy” WIP from Abell Octovan…”