Zoomoth’s [SD Ver.] Rick keshi…

Zoomoth unveil their latest one day license keshi ahead of Wonderfestival Summer ’17 this weekend Size: 2″ (TBC) Edition size: TBC Price: 3,000yen (TBC) Taken from Namco’s Japan-only Splatter House Wanpaku Graffiti for the Famicom, [SD Ver.] Rick comes in-scale with Zoomoth’s previously released Takahashi Meijin Comes cast in a keshi-style rubber. Colorways are still to beContinue reading “Zoomoth’s [SD Ver.] Rick keshi…”

Zoomoth’s Famicom Rocky keshi…

Zoomoth unveil the second new licensed keshi they’ll have available at Wonderfestival this month Size: 2.5″ Edition size: TBC Price: 3,000yen (TBC) Taken from from the notoriously bad 80’s manga Famicom Rocky (a video game take on Stallone’s Rocky), the figure is based on lead protagonist Yuuki Todoroki in the classic fist pump pose Comes castContinue reading “Zoomoth’s Famicom Rocky keshi…”

Zoomoth’s Adventure Island keshi revealed…

Zoomoth unveil one of two new licensed keshi they’ll have available at Wonderfestival this month Size: 2.5″ Edition size: TBC Price: 3,000yen (TBC) Taken from Hudson’s classic 80’s video game Adventure Island, Zoomoth’s latest officially licensed keshi is based on lead character Takahashi Meijin, featuring an identical stance, caveman outfit and axe as seen onContinue reading “Zoomoth’s Adventure Island keshi revealed…”

XOR JAPAN’s Thrillerhouse keshi…

Hot on the heels of their recent Wonderfestival Summer ’16 exclusives, the guys over at Zoomoth have just revealed their next must-have keshi release… Thrillerhouse! The first unlicensed keshi under new monicker XOR JAPAN (TBC), the figure has been inspired by artwork from Namco’s Splatterhouse 3, featuring lead protagonist Rick Taylor minus shirt and inContinue reading “XOR JAPAN’s Thrillerhouse keshi…”

Zoomoth’s Kid Dracula keshi…

Hot on the heals of the Star Soldier figure we unveiled earlier in the week, the guys over at Zoomoth are proud to announce yet another all-new licensed keshi they’ll have up for grabs at Wonderfestival Summer ’16 next weekend, Konami’s Kid Dracula! Taken from the NES/Gameboy Castlevania offshoot of the same name (which inContinue reading “Zoomoth’s Kid Dracula keshi…”

YS Planning’s standard size Largaburg sofubi…

It’s been over half a year in the offing, but the standard sized Laragaburg sofubi from YS Planning‘s Temple of the Laragaburg series will finally be making it’s debut at Wonderfestival Summer ’16 next weekend! A massive upgrade from the previously released finger puppet minis, the Neclos-inspired Largaburg towers at around 5.5″ tall, coming withContinue reading “YS Planning’s standard size Largaburg sofubi…”

Zoomoth’s Star Soldier keshi…

The guys over at Zoomoth are proud to announce the arrival of their first new keshi for the upcoming Wonderfestival Summer ’16 show, taking on the lead protagonist from obscure Hudson Soft shooter Star Soldier! The unnamed pilot of the game’s “Caesar” ship, the little guy has been meticulously sculpted to sit alongside Zoomoth’s previousContinue reading “Zoomoth’s Star Soldier keshi…”

Zoomoth’s “Madden”『月風魔伝』keshi revealed…

As promised in our coverage of Bill Rizer “Ver.2” earlier in the week, we can now reveal yet another one day licensed exclusive Zoomoth will have up for grabs at Wonderfestival Winter 2016 next weekend… “Madden” from obscure 1987 hack ‘n slash 月風魔伝 (Moon-like Madden)! Fitting in perfectly with Zoomoth’s already extensive line-up of classic Konami characters,Continue reading “Zoomoth’s “Madden”『月風魔伝』keshi revealed…”

Zoomoth’s Bill Rizer “Ver.2” Contra keshi revealed…

With Wonderfestival Winter 2016 coming up in just a couple of weeks time, the guys over at Zoomoth have revealed the first 1 day license they’ve secured for the event, taking on Konami’s classic run-and-gun platformer Contra fit their third official release! Returning to one of the game’s lead protagonists Bill Rizer, the second version of the sub-totting commandoContinue reading “Zoomoth’s Bill Rizer “Ver.2” Contra keshi revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The “Texas Chainsaw Massacre” keshi from Zoomoth…

Having unfortunately opted out of their regular slot at Wonderfestival Summer ’15 a couple of months back, the guys behind Zoomoth will thankfully be returning for Superfestival 69 with something a little special for their fans… Texas Chainsaw Massacre keshi! Based on what appears to be a manga rendition of the cult 70’s horror flick,Continue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The “Texas Chainsaw Massacre” keshi from Zoomoth…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The officially licensed Demon’s Blazon keshi from Zoomoth…

With Wonderfestival Winter ’15 just around the corner, the guys over at Zoomoth have just revealed the second 1 day license they’ve secured for the event, once again taking on Ghost ‘n Goblins’ mascot Red Arremer! A follow-up to 2013’s release – pictured on the right – this latest iteration has been inspired by the gargoyle’s third soloContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The officially licensed Demon’s Blazon keshi from Zoomoth…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The officially licensed “Bill Rizer” Contra keshi from Zoomoth…

With Wonderfestival Winter ’15 coming up in just a couple of weeks time, the guys over at Zoomoth have revealed the first 1 day license they’ve secured for the event, once again taking on Konami’s classic run-and-gun platformer Contra! Focussing on one of the game’s main protagonists Bill Rizer – a follow-up to the previouslyContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The officially licensed “Bill Rizer” Contra keshi from Zoomoth…”

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 officially licensed “Splatterhouse” keshi 2-pack from Zoomoth…

As if the officially licensed Contra keshi revealed yesterday wasn’t enough, the guys over at Zoomoth have announced that they’ll be bringing back both Sack Head and Rick Taylor Splatterhouse figures for a special Wonderfestival exclusive 2-pack release! A perfect set for both newcomers and completists alike, both of the 2.5″ tall keshi have been produced in theContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The officially licensed “Splatterhouse” keshi 2-pack from Zoomoth…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The officially licensed Contra keshi from Zoomoth…

With Wonderfestival Summer ’14 coming up in just a couple of weeks time, the guys over at Zoomoth have just revealed the latest (and quite possibly greatest) 1 day license they’ve secured for the event, taking on Konami’s classic run-and-gun platformer Contra! Focussing on one of the game’s main protagonists Lance Bean, the cigar huffingContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The officially licensed Contra keshi from Zoomoth…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Rampage Toys’ custom Samael sofubi for the upcoming TAG group show…

Having been produced in strictly limited numbers under Wonderfestival’s one day licensing agreement, we sadly don’t see too many customs of Zoomoth‘s Samael sofubi… so when we found out that Jon Malmstedt over at Rampage Toys would finally be busting out the paints on one for an upcoming group show at TAG, we had to stand upContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Rampage Toys’ custom Samael sofubi for the upcoming TAG group show…”

MAN-E-REPORT// Zoomoth Wonderfestival booth recap…

Any regular readers of the blog will know how much we’re digging the custom keshi scene right now, so it came with great pleasure during Wondefestival to be able to head over to the Zoomoth booth and finally check out their wares in person! Bringing one of their most impressive displays yet, the space wasContinue reading “MAN-E-REPORT// Zoomoth Wonderfestival booth recap…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Zoomoth’s Castlevania licensed keshi revealed…

We thought the unveiling of Dr Bomb last week would signify the end of Zoomoth‘s astounding Wonderfestival line-up, but the guys have only gone and revealed yet another licensed keshi they’ll have on hand… Castlevania’s Simon Belmont! Taken from his first ever outing on the NES, the vampire slayer has been meticulously realised in keshiContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Zoomoth’s Castlevania licensed keshi revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// Zoomoth’s Dr Bomb licensed keshi revealed…

As promised in our coverage of Horsehead a couple of weeks back, we’re proud to reveal the second licensed keshi that Zoomoth will be debuting at Wonderfestival next month… Namco’s Dr Bomb! Featuring as the final boss and main antagonist in obscure arcade and PC Engine title Bravoman, Zoomoth have once again nailed the characterContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// Zoomoth’s Dr Bomb licensed keshi revealed…”

MAN-E-NEWS// The Wonder Festival exclusive Samael sofubi from Zoomoth…

As if the previously featured Samurai Ghost and Red Arremer keshi weren’t enough, the guys over at Zoomoth have got yet another figure up their sleeve for this weekend’s Wonder Festival… Super Ghosts ‘n Goblins’ Samael! Opting for an upscaled piece this time around, the Demon Emperor marks the duos first ever sofubi release, comingContinue reading “MAN-E-NEWS// The Wonder Festival exclusive Samael sofubi from Zoomoth…”