MAN-E-NEWS// SKULLMARK’s Commander Nizard sofubi at Toy Underground…

Having kicked things off with the release of Commander Cytron last month, Galaxy Commanders – the debut line from Hong Kong-based sofubi toy producers SKULLMARK – has just received its second retail release through Toy Underground! Directly inspired by obscure 1977 action figure line “Starroid Raiders” from Hong Kong’s Tomland, the latest figure in the series comes in the formContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// SKULLMARK’s Commander Nizard sofubi at Toy Underground…”

MAN-E-NEWS// SKULLMARK’s Commander Cytron sofubi at Toy Underground…

Having made an appearance as a Lulubell Toys exclusive back in September last year, Galaxy Commanders – the debut line from Hong Kong-based sofubi toy producers SKULLMARK – has just received its first retail release through Toy Underground! Ultimately set to feature a total of 2 different bodies and a staggering 9 alternative heads, the series’ stunning 9.5″ tall figures have been directlyContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// SKULLMARK’s Commander Cytron sofubi at Toy Underground…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Lulubell Toys exclusive “Galaxy Black” Galaxy Commanders sofubi from SKULLMARK…

Originally revealed here a couple of weeks back, Galaxy Commanders – the debut line from Hong Kong-based sofubi toy producers SKULLMARK – has just received its first release as a Lulubell Toys excluisve! Featuring a total of 2 different bodies and a staggering 9 alternative heads, the series’ stunning 9.5″ tall figures have been directly inspired by obscure 1977 action figure lineContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Lulubell Toys exclusive “Galaxy Black” Galaxy Commanders sofubi from SKULLMARK…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Galaxy Commanders” sofubi from SKULLMARK x Lulubell Toys…

Originally teased at SDCC last month, “Galaxy Commanders”, the debut line from Hong Kong-based soft vinyl toy producers SKULLMARK has just been revealed in full! Featuring a total of 9 different heads and 2 alternative bodies, the stunning 9″ tall figures have been directly inspired by obscure 1977 action figure line “Starroid Raiders” from Tomland, eachContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Galaxy Commanders” sofubi from SKULLMARK x Lulubell Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Sucklord’s “Produce of the Universe” food toy mash-ups…

Celebrating the opening of the SUCKHOLE 3 studio over in New York, The Super Sucklord has decided to offer up something a little special for all those unable to attend the new space’s first open-studio event this weekend… the “Produce of the Universe” food toy mash-ups! Originally planned for release at the last SUCKHOLE, these (non-edible!) one-off,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Sucklord’s “Produce of the Universe” food toy mash-ups…”

MAN-E-REPORT// Toy Shack shop visit…

We’ll FINALLY be returning to our regular news posts tomorrow (thanks for your patience over the last few days guys!), but first we bring you a mini report on the hottest new toy joint in the UK… Walthamstow’s Toy Shack! Brainchild of Triclops Studio‘s Luc and Rob Clops, the incredible space recently opened it’s doors at theContinue reading “MAN-E-REPORT// Toy Shack shop visit…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Vinny Tony’s Suck Pizza resin figure from The Sucklord…

Coming fresh out of NY’s finest stonebaked oven, Vinny Tony’s Suck-Pizza is the latest thin and crispy treat to drop from the Sucklord! Offering up an original take on the “Frozen in Carbonite” theme (quite a feat when you consider how much is out there!), poor Solo has been encased in a 5″ resin pizza,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Vinny Tony’s Suck Pizza resin figure from The Sucklord…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Necronaut custom bootleg from FEAST…

“Adrift in a sea of stars, the necronaut silently haunts the Milky Way galaxy…” Resin slinger Andy Tonge of newly formed FEAST Toys has kindly given us the heads up on a whole swathe of new resin figures available in-store right now, the first coming in the form of the awesome Necronaut custom bootleg! Kit-bashedContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Necronaut custom bootleg from FEAST…”

MAN-E-NEWS// WOTU Series 2 “Soda Pop” edition from Goodleg Toys…

Fresh from the success of Dead DieBia$e & Co, the guys over at Goodleg Toys are proud to present their 2nd Series of Wrestlers of the Universe (WotU) figures, introducing Moneybash, Mermaniac, and the 2-Badders tag team, Nuke & Clutch!  Once again kit-bashed from iconic 90s WWF and 80s MotU action figures, this initial batch,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// WOTU Series 2 “Soda Pop” edition from Goodleg Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The SDCC exclusive ALIEN Reaction figures from Super7…

Revealed way back in the summer of last year, the resurrected 1979 ALIEN action figure line from Super7 will finally be making it’s debut at SDCC next month! Under authorisation from 20th Century Fox, the guys are now in the final stages of producing the full series of 5 never before released toys as part ofContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The SDCC exclusive ALIEN Reaction figures from Super7…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Corpse Hoarders, Vice Freaks and Cyborg Junkies from Broken Pigeon…

Following our look at Bombermat Toys’ Phantom Lord earlier today, we bring word of yet another up and coming custom bootlegger making waves in the scene right now, Brody Kreps of Broken Pigeon… Recently debuting 3 new bootleg lines in the newly opened BP store, we managed to get some words from the elusive artist aboutContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Corpse Hoarders, Vice Freaks and Cyborg Junkies from Broken Pigeon…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Custom vintage action figures from Kuri…

Up and coming illustrator and regular October Toys forum member Krystal Lord (aka Kuri) has just revealed images of her latest project- taking on a whole host of vintage action figures and customising them in her wonderfully unique style! Featuring a mixture of standard 3.75″  Star Wars and Thundercat toys, plus a 12″ tall (1/6th)Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Custom vintage action figures from Kuri…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Killer Kaiju Melt and Frankenfett 2.0 from Killer Bootlegs…

“Awakened from the depths of Lake Michigan by a bunch if drunken Packers fans attempting to dye the lake green, the Kaiju immediately laid waste to Chicago reducing it to ashes and rubble!” Ahead of the release of the Killer Kaiju this weekend (check out our previous post here), Peter Goral over at Killer BootlegsContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Killer Kaiju Melt and Frankenfett 2.0 from Killer Bootlegs…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Frankenfett resin figure from Killerbootlegs…

Following our preview last week, Peter Goral over at Killer Bootlegs is happy to reveal that the highly sought after Frankenfett will be touching down in-store later today! Featuring the same Boba Fett body from the recent Jeremy Bulloch release, the figure has been kit-bashed with vintage Remco Frankenstein head from their legendary Universal Monsters 80’sContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Frankenfett resin figure from Killerbootlegs…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Diazombie charity auction from Bigmantoys…

Remember the special edition “Diazombie” from our Acrozombies post a while back? Well Bigmantoys are proud to reveal that the stunning little guy will finally be up for auction soon! The extra wait on the figure has been for good reason, because unlike the previous Acrozombies, Diazombie now comes complete with a whole playset’s worthContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Diazombie charity auction from Bigmantoys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Super7 announces Transformers Super Shoguns…

Joining the resurrection of the original Alien action figures (find out more here), Super7 are proud to announce they will be working on yet another cult 80’s IP… with the reveal of the Transformers Super Shoguns! OPTIMUS PRIME, plus a whole host of other Autobots and Decipticons, are due to be realized as jumbo-scaled, 24” tallContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Super7 announces Transformers Super Shoguns…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Super7 announces “Alien” ReAction figures…

The biggest announcement to come from SDCC 2012 yet (in our eyes at least!), Super7 have revealed that they will be releasing the original never-before-manufactured Alien action figure line! Set to become the first toys in Super7’s upcoming ReAction Figures series, the line-up of 5 figures (Ripley, Ash, Dallas, Kane in Nostromo Suit and theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Super7 announces “Alien” ReAction figures…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Healeymade x The Sucklord for SDCC…

It appears that 2 of the resin scene’s finest, David Healey and the Sucklord have been working on a very special Healeymade x Suckadelic release for next week’s SDCC! No news as to whether these guys will feature in the same show as the Jason Freeny work-in-progress we featured yeasterday (here), but from the looksContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Healeymade x The Sucklord for SDCC…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Acro-Zombies from Bigman Toys…

After 6 weeks of blood, sweat and tears, Bigman Toys can finally reveal the full Acro-Zombie line up in all its glory! Originally due to become a series of around 20-30 figures, spiralling costs and issues with UK supplies meant that Bigman was forced to whittle the number down to 10 in order make themContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Acro-Zombies from Bigman Toys…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Acro-Zombies from Bigman Toys…

Ahead of a full feature on MAN-E-TOYS soon, we bring you a sneak-peak at Bigman Toys‘ latest project, the Acro-Zombies! Created as a love letter to the vintage Mcroman/Micronauts toy lines, the articulated figure features kit-bashed parts taken from the Giant Acroyear’s Armroid robots, the original Acroyear and  Time Travellers, alongside originally sculpted guns and fully removableContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Acro-Zombies from Bigman Toys…”