Tag: Urban Vinyl


by Daniel Pickett
June 28, 2012
Symbiote Studios will be back at San Diego Comic Con Booth #4533. If you are at the show stop by and pick up one of their eight new Symbiote Vinyl Toys. They have two great kinds that each supports a great organization.  Each will sell for $12.99. Symbiote Panda vinyl toys supports Pandas International. 10%…


by Daniel Pickett
May 7, 2012
Pre-orders open now, shipping April 2012 The Lee Scratch Perry vinyl figure is a Japanese import from PRESSPOP and is limited to 1000 units. Officially approved by Lee a.k.a. The Upsetter: the father of reggae and dub music. Designed by Sofboy comic creator, Archer Prewitt, this figure of Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry has adjustable arms and…


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
April 2, 2012
myplasticheart is releasing a new batch of their popular Healeymade figures in a brand new exclusive colorway! The gray area Wilde series consists of the multi piece resin action figure in alternating gray and clear colorways. The Imperial edition Jin Baba and IG-Baba features a new technique, mixing a splash of opaque white in a…


by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2012
Toy2R presents the new 5 Inch Mini Qee Spike Bear and Melting Bear Collection Taking DIY to the next level, these two new editions of the Toy2R infamous Bear Qee will challenge artists and allow for customs like never before. From graffiti styles with the Melting Bear to the Kaiju genre with the Spike Bear…


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
March 15, 2012
With so many talented artists creating customs each day, every now and then a custom piece comes along that makes you stand up and notice while harkening back to your younger days. ViseOne not only transports us back to the lazy and adventure filled life of Bill Watterson’s Calvin & Hobbes – but the detail…


by Daniel Pickett
March 6, 2012
myplasticheart is excited to announce the release of latest group of exclusive figures from resin designer Healeymade. The Grape Fog IG-BABA Mk. II is the second iteration of the figure from Healeymade’s bounty wrestlers series. The figure stands approximately 4 inches tall and retails for $39.99. The Violet and Shade Wilde was originally part of…


by Daniel Pickett
February 29, 2012
Royal Pride Roars into the Urban Jungle this May Los Angeles, Calif. – February 29, 2012 – tokidoki, the pop culture brand meaning “sometimes” in Japanese, is excited to announce its latest collection of collectible vinyl art figures. The law of the urban jungle has no room for the weak.  Lion Pappa’s gang, Royal Pride,…


by Daniel Pickett
February 8, 2012
Toy2R brings vinyl back to music with the announcement of a licensed collaboration with Grammy nominated phenom – DEADMAU5. Roaming the floor during next week’s Toy Fair trade show, Toy2R will be hyping this project as well as other hot 2012 releases. Stay Tuned…


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
June 2, 2011
Toy2R and Dark Horse Comics collaborate once again taking on the classic icon Snoopy! Presenting – The Snoopy Qee Mystery Box Assortment Following the smashing success of our collaboration with Dark Horse Comics on the Domo Qee sets, we are excited to present an all-new assortment of colorful designs. But this time it’s none other…


by Daniel Pickett
April 12, 2011
Action Figure Series 3 is here! Grab the complete set! Now in bold photo packaging that captures your favorite Ugly’s at play! Babo’s Bird, Kaiju Ice-Bat, Ket, Nandy Bear, Ninja Batty Shogun and Pointy Max are all included, each available in 2 colors. All new! All Ugly! Packaged in a clear window box so you…


by Daniel Pickett
April 5, 2011
ALERT: Bossy Bear to hit the US shores in May. Bossy Bear, the demanding character from the mind of David Horvath, has transmutated into the 5” Strange Beast Bossy Bear or as witnesses have dubbed him – Monster Bossy Bear! With an SRP of $20, your chances of catching one is good but act fast…


by Daniel Pickett
April 4, 2011
In business, things do not always go the way we want it to.  Last month, Utah based headphone company, Skullcandy Inc, filed a formal trademark appeal towards SkullyBoom.  Their appeal indicated that there was a “likelihood for confusion to consumers” that may cause “damage” to the Skullcandy brand. BoomBotix’s CEO, Lief Storer commented on the…


by Daniel Pickett
March 23, 2011
"Congratulations, you are still alive!"  The Saw Puppet, mechanical messenger of the jigsaw killer from the Saw movie franchise, is a contemporary horror icon, he is also the newest addition to Mezco’s line of vinyl figures.  Countless victims have awoken to this harbinger of doom! And he explains the perverse rules to a game of…


by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2011
Everybody’s plastic, but I love plastic. I want to be plastic. – Andy Warhol Toy2R proudly introduces the new 7" Clear Qee Bear. Re-engineered with new arm articulation, the Qee can rotate its arms in a full 360 degree circle and point out at a full 90 degrees from its body, giving the figure a…


by Daniel Pickett
February 4, 2011
Cooler than the Dead, the Skelanimal Qees take over once again with the latest series of artist designs inspired by the Skelanimal universe. Following in the success of Series One with Chungkee and Marcy, this new assortment spotlights the Skelanimal characters Dax, Jack and Kit! Working directly with the Skelanimal creator Mitchell Bernal, Toy2R has…


by Daniel Pickett
January 31, 2011
Bossy Bear, the demanding character from the mind of David Horvath, has transmutated into the 5” Strange Beast Bossy Bear or as witnesses have dubbed him – Monster Bossy Bear! Altering from his earlier form into a higher state – that of the Kaiju form – Bossy Bear is now more formidable than ever. As…


by Daniel Pickett
January 19, 2011
I was sent this press release yesterday,  Sounds fun and interesting if you are in the area. What: The Plush Team in Candyland When: January 21-March 20, 2011 Where: Hot*Pop Gallery, 213 N Broadway, Milwaukee, WI 53202-5839 Who: The Plush Team is an international group of plush artists who create unique dolls, toys, soft sculpture…