Nerd News: Misty Forest Summer Love Series Blind Box

Available now for $12.99 each from My Plastic Heart are these gorgeous figures from Liila Toys and the Misty Forest Summer Love Series. It’s made up of an edition of 6 base figures with the Summer Love Prince hidden figure. All of the other figures are a number of variations of Xia Lian (Princess, mushroom, […]

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NERD NEWS: 12 New Doom Collectible Figures from Numskull

Now these figures are something which needs to be seen to be believed- they are absolutely gorgeous! When it comes it figures, I think the flagship for Numskull is now the TUBBZ range and when I saw that there were new Doom figures released by Numskull I immediately thought to myself TUBBZ… Then I saw […]

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Nerd News: KidRobot x Chris Dokebi Vinyl Figure Pre-Order

Available for pre-order now from the KidRobot website is this brand new exclusive vinyl figure produced in conjunction with Strange Cat Toys and Chris Dokebi. They call it the Puck Little Painter and it’s a 5″ figure retailing at $75… It doesn’t look like there’s a limited number right now but it sounds like it […]

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Nerd News: Tara McPherson, Stellar Dream Scouts Blind Toys from KidRobot

These were announced yesterday in time for International Women’s Day but quite late in the day for us here in the UK so I’m a bit bummed that I wasn’t able to make this announcement yesterday as it would have been perfect! KidRobot have collaborated with artist Tara McPherson to bring this range of blind […]

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Nerd News: Fever Dream Fashion Horror Superguggi By Guggimon @ Superplastic

Available now through the Superplastic website is this 8″ Superguggi which is billed as the last from the dream line and it looks absolutely insane, with a removable mask which they suggest doesn’t get removed so that he essentially doesn’t kick your ass with that love stick he holds… I for one really want to […]

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Nerd News: SuperPlastic Uber Kranky in SeaFoam Green

I saw this a few days ago and I can’t believe I slept on posting this – it’s one of the coolest monsters to come out of the SuperPlastic factory in a long time! This Kranky is a massive 15 inches tall, has the usual Kranky removable lid and even rattles when you shake it… […]

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Nerd News: kid Robot x Frida Kahlo Dunny Drop x 2

2 new Dunny’s have dropped on the KidRobot website as they honor artist Frida Kahlo, after they also made the really beautiful te amo figure last year. The Mexican artist now also has a 5 inch Dunny limited to 600 world wide and created in her image, which actually already sold out as soon as […]

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Nerd News: Unbox Industries x Chris Lee Neopolitan Rhino Beetle Out Today

Unbox Industries have worked with Chris Lee to bring a soft vinyl version of the neopolitan colourway of the 4 inch tall rhino beetle which is looking absolutely incredible and is out today. Available from Unbox Industries from 15:00 GMT today for $60 with a strict limit of 1 per person… this thing is absolutely […]

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What is TCon the ToyConosaurus by ToyCon

TCon the ToyConosaurus is the physical figure which brings the mascot of the UK ToyCon to life each year, and every year it is very slightly different. The one which you’ll see in this article is my own one which came from the 2020 ToyCon and has a marbled colourway. This particular one is actually […]

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What is a Kidrobot Dunny

Wow, now that’s a hell of a question!  I could write on for ages about the various different series, sizes and collaborations but that would make for one long post which I think no one is going to want to read.  So what I’ll do instead is to give you an overview of the basics […]

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The 10 Best Funko Soda Figures of 2020

2020 was the year Funko announced this new range of figures which come to you in an aluminium container made to look like a fizzy drink can / soda can – hence the name. And in this first year they have already produced / announced (because I’m including all figures announced this year in this […]

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What is a Monskey Maniacs Figure?

Monskey figures are amongst the first of the customizable vinyl toys which grace the designer toy world these days, and they are one which has remained synonymous with street art… The brand is designed with one thing in mind, and that is for the figure to be a canvas. In the past these figures were […]

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Nerd News: Stroll DIY White Vinyl by Spanky Stokes Out Now

It has been a long time coming but after Spanky Stokes decided that the toy customizing world needed a new blank canvas, the Stroll DIY vinyl figure was born… Now it’s available to buy through Strange Cat Toys at the link below, and as well as the normal white version there is also a Glow […]

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Nerd News: Kid Robot 8″ Gashadokuro Plush Guts Dunny

This new 8 inch Dunny which is available from the Kid Robot website (link below) right now is one of the coolest Dunny’s I have seen so far and whilst it was released in both black and white, the black one has already sold out, with the white being available for just $49.99! KidRobot.com This […]

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Nerd News: Sanrio Hello Kitty & Friends Galore with Kid Robot!

When I say Hello Kitty and friends from Sanrio galore over at Kid Robot, I’m not kidding! There is a whole new and varied range available now on their website! It’s a mixture of brand new and also a few fairly new items which I wrote about recently… It’s an impressive collection though to say […]

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Nerd News: SDCC “Captain Howdy” Tiny Ghost Coming Tomorrow

I do quite like the Tiny Ghost figures by Bim Toy anyway although have never had the chance to get my hands on one… Tomorrow (15th July) at 13:00 EST, they are dropping this years SDCC release and it is a really cool Ouija board design. This 5 inch figure is limited to just 350 […]

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Nerd News: 2 New Splat Releases Today

Splat Toys are releasing 2 new Splats today from 12:00 EST with the first of these being splat in a hat (chrome hat edition), which are limited to just 25 pieces and will be $20 each plus shipping. The second release might not be as limited as it will be on sale for 48 hours […]

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Nerd News: Belly Figure Slight Delay but Almost Ready!

The new figure “Belly” by Tribute Toys is now in hand with the guys over there, after their very successful Kickstarter campaign and are almost ready to ship. They had some issues with the quality of the box and sent those back, but it sounds like everything is in hand with the box supplier and […]

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Nerd News: T-Con 2020 Exclusive Available from Today

The T-Con exclusive figure which is an awesome colourway produced not by painting but from a coloured marble effect vinyl will be available to buy online from toyconuk.com from 10am today. Due to the unique way this piece is coloured, each one is going to be slightly different. It’s produced by unbox industries so you […]

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Is the Funko Hikari Range Going to Become More Popular?

I recently saw this debate online and thought it was quite an interesting one to chime in on, because it’s a range of products which I actually quite like for a few different reasons, and it’s popularity doesn’t come in to it. I think what we need to start with is by asking why you’re […]

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Nerd News: Unbox & Friends Elfie Panda Variant Coming this Weekend

The 2″ elfie vinyl toy was produced by unbox industries, with this panda painted variant (which comes on a printed blister pack) being produced for tokyo based toy store yamashiroya who have allowed unbox industries to distribute a limited number through their website making it available to international collectors. It goes on sale this weekend […]

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