Tag: customs


by Daniel Pickett
June 30, 2015
Greetings Earth People, This transmission is to alert you that Space Madness is spreading to this year’s San Diego Comic Con in the form of Lieutenant Princess Uhura.  This hand cast and painted 3 ¾” carded figure combines two of the galaxy’s most influential space women, Lieutenant Uhura and Princess Leia. Each figure is individually hand cast, assembled,…


by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2015
7_group_2 Today, as part of our 10th anniversary celebration, we have a great guest column from our old friend Matt “Iron Cow” Cauley of Iron Cow Productions. While I only tiptoed into the shallow waters that are the bootleg Super Powers figures (and other non DC Characters) made by the mysterious “Industrial Toy Werks” with a…


by Daniel Pickett
January 29, 2014
postcard_FanEXtasysmall_1 Toypocalypse 4: FanEXtasy is coming! Hosted by TT Underground Gallery in New York City, the Four Horsemen’s fourth annual gallery show is expected to be bigger than ever! Some incredible moments you’ll get to experience at the show are… – Be amongst the first to see the next Infinity Edition Outer Space Men factory created paint samples in person! – Be amongst the first…


by Daniel Pickett
May 2, 2012
Frank sent us the news of his new site.   He does some AMAZING custom diorama work.  It’s well worth checking out. Well today is a BIG DAY for me. Many of you may have stopped by NiubNiubsUniverse.Com at somepoint in the last 12 years, well NiubNiub has grown up and gone back to Endor if…


by Daniel Pickett
April 24, 2012
  BOULDER, Colo., April 12, 2012- Kidrobot’s Do-It-Yourself universe, MUNNYWORLD, expands as the company releases seven new art toys into the line. Seven-inch versions of the characters MUNNY, Trikky, Raffy, and Foomi, along with three new glossy versions of the 18-Inch Mega MUNNY join the collection of blank, super smooth vinyl toys meant to be…


by Daniel Pickett
March 22, 2012
In promotion for the launch of the comic book Waking Wally Street #1, Rocketboy Customs will be holding two raffles.  One for a customized dunny & one for a customized mini munny. The Prizes consist of Spudz (dog dunny) and Jack Henderson (mini munny).  Both characters appear in the first issue of Waking Wally Street…


by Daniel Pickett
February 29, 2012
Toy2R is thrilled to jump into 2012 with a new DIY project, especially when it’s tied to one of the fastest growing brands – So So Happy. In collaboration, between Toy2R and So So Happy, an incredible roster of artists have been invited to customize 8” Qees inspired by the So So Happy characters and…


by Daniel Pickett
January 4, 2012
BAI_Show_teaser-1.jpg The guys at Bad Apples Inc. announce that on Feb. 14, 2012 ( Valentine’s Day) they will be hosting their first online group custom show on www.badapplezinc.com. The show titled “I’m a bad apple” will feature over 30 artists customizing 3-5″ plastic apples that they picked up at a local craft shop! Each artist will…


by Daniel Pickett
May 19, 2011
Creating your own action figures just became easier with Luke’s latest sticker kit! Not only is this his largest and most detailed kit yet, but it is based on a new free comic book series called ProtoPlanet: Attack of the Borloth. This full color, 26 page comic is available for free in multiple digital formats….


by Daniel Pickett
March 25, 2011
The 5th annual Charitymates customizing event has begun! Charitymates is an annual charity event held at the Minimate Multiverse. During this event, Minimate customizers (veteran and novice alike) create and donate a Minimate custom based on a theme chosen by the community. These one-of-a-kind creations are then auctioned off on eBay with 75% of the…


by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2011
Mezco continues its adventures in the universe of Little Big Planet as it reaches into the magical world of Little Big Planet and brings SackBoy to life with an all-new figure that you can decorate and customize!  The Little Big Planet SackBoy Do-It-Yourself Figure stands a whopping 9 inches tall. Cast in pure white vinyl…


by Daniel Pickett
February 8, 2011
With just six days until the NYC♥QEE Event, Toy2R is thrilled to announce the lineup of artists participating in the first ever 5" Mini Qee Custom Exhibit continues to grow! Fans of Qees and Great Customs will want to head out to Yoyamart on February 14th to check out these one-of-a-kind customs and see the…