TOYSREVIL'S I LIKE TOYS
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Traditionally held in July for years, Taipei Toy Festival had since moved their schedule to the exact same weekend as New York Comic Con 2014 (Different timezones notwithstanding, of course), and I had my blog-work cut out for me! Besides the daily newsery, TOYSREVIL managed to publish it's first ever online issue of I LIKE TOYS fanzine with the Horror Edition celebrating Halloween! Perhaps
WHAT-IS: I list my Top Ten Fav Anime Theme Songs from Series (MOVIES will be another list), with the entire list since posted on PopcornX. THIS TOYSREVIL-Edition however, includes TOYS! MY TOP TEN FAV ANIME THEME SONG #2: "Crowds" by WHITE ASH was used as the opening song for GATCHAMAN CROWD, and is the only other reason why my memory of the anime remains untainted 100%. I tried to give the anime
"When an artist puts a piece into a show getting feedback and hearing how well received it has been is great, what’s an added bonus is finding out that their art has found a new home communicated to the world with a tiny red dot. Meet Todder the UME red dot with a cute ass. Todder is a chunky 3 inches tall of hand made and painted resin and ships in a header carded bag. Also to celebrate the
EVENT PRESS: "The Clutter Gallery are thrilled to announce the third installment in their annual (In)Action Figures art exhibitions, which solely showcases action figure & other retro toy inspired works. Participating artists include 2bitHACK, 8-bit ZOMBIE, Ben Spencer (Galaxxor), BigMan Toys, Bombermat Toys, Credenda Studios, Danny Frankenstein, Dave Bondi, Death Cat Toys, DLL Customs, DMS,
PROPAGANDA PRESS: "Ron English has joined forces with artrepublic.com to launch his latest limited edition print entitled ‘Camo Deer In Autumn’. The print is from an edition of just 75 and is available to buy EXCLUSIVELY online at artrepublic.com and via the artrepublic.com pop-up store at BOXPARK London, from Monday, 2 February - Sunday 8th February 2015. Fans can also meet Ron at a book signing
AN IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FROM HOLLY: "All good things must come to an end. And it is with sadness that I let you know that I have only two last releases planned for Cavey; this Valentines release, and one more in March. Cavey has taken me on an amazing journey - he will be 6 years old this year, and more than 100 breeds, many birthday parties and some travels around the world later it's time
PRESS: "Just in time for the romantic day of the year, make Love Bug Cavey your Valentine. Love Bug Cavey loves to eat fancy chocolates and compose soppy poems for his friends, what a little dream pie <3 Love Bug Cavey Cavey goes on sale at 8pm GMT on Monday February 2nd 2015 Love Bug Cavey is limited to 30 numbered pieces. Each is handmade in my London studio from polkadot silky velour with
FUNKO PRESS: "Funko has collaborated with Marvel to build a first-of-its-kind subscription box service – Marvel Collector Corps – featuring 100% exclusive collectibles, apparel and accessories from some of the biggest events in the Marvel movie and comic book universe. The debut box ships in April and will feature items from Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron, including an exclusive 6” Iron Man
INFECTED YOUNG GOHST for COLLECT AND DESTROY from Scott Wilkowski X FERG is scheduled for a release on Monday February 2nd at 12:00 noon central via www.jamungo.com. Priced at US$75 per (US shipping included / International orders require additional $20 for shipping) do note that there is a 24 hour open order time limit! Wish that was my hand below holding the awesomeness, but alas … *man-sob*
Ben Spencer shares with us Galaxxor's Space God Infiniton Resin Figure - done for the Inaction Figures 3 show at the Clutter Gallery (Feb 14-March 6) - with this 5.5" resin art toy limited to an edition of 3 and is priced at US$95 each, available at the gallery and through the Clutter Online Store. Meanwhile, do Click Thru to view the images individually on my Facebook album, as well read up on
"I have something a little different than toys to share today. Here is Wooden Beard I scribble him the other day and though that he would be an ideal fit for a skate deck so I sculpted onto a fresh new maple skate deck. If anyone is interested in seeing him I will have him at the booth at ToyconUK." -shared Richard Page for UME Toys (UME Blog / IG @richpage)
A photo posted by TOYSREVIL (@toysrevil) on Jan 26, 2015 at 9:48pm PST A photo posted by TOYSREVIL (@toysrevil) on Jan 26, 2015 at 9:50pm PST I am not going to lie here - I have been gagging for Peter Kato's uber-adorable Sleeptime Bunnies (the sleeping ones) and Bedtime Bunnies (the ones with the bunny slippers) for a long time now, since blogging about them, and yesterday, a nirvanish
The next Android design in Series 5 to be revealed today is Scott Tolleson's SKELEDROID! With a 1/16 ratio, do look forward to more reveals in the days to come, as well as news that the series should be available from retailers within the first two weeks of February? Do check in with them to confirm :)
Convention season continues into September with STGCC2014 followed by Popcon Asia 2014, and promos flood in for October for when New York Comic Con 2014 and Taipei Toy Festival both fall on the exact weekend! September also has the least number of blogposts for the entire year, compared to the other 11 months :p Being in Singapore physically, I am afforded the opportunity to attend STGCC, and
TOYSREVIL: My Top Ten Fav Anime (Series) Theme Song #3: "Starboard" by Hitomi Kuroishi (Last Exile - Fam: The Silver Wing ED)
WHAT-IS: I list my Top Ten Fav Anime Theme Songs from Series (MOVIES will be another list), with the entire list since posted on PopcornX. THIS TOYSREVIL-Edition however, includes TOYS! MY TOP TEN FAV ANIME THEME SONG #3: "Starboard" by Hitomi Kuroishi - the ending song for LAST EXILE - FAM: THE SILVER WING, never failed to engulf me in a sadness and dread unexplainable, especially so since I do
Currently available for pre-orders via Tomenosuke is Cap Duck KING & QUEEN Valentine’s Day edition by Taiwan-based urban artist Shon, with each 85mm tall figure priced at ￥4,980 individually, or ￥8,800 for the pair. They are produced to order, with pre-orders ending 6:00pm of February 3 (JST).
I was reminiscing #throwbackthursday on my Instagram today, and featured snaps from 2010 when I was invited to Thailand for CLEA 2010, and in particular the opportunity to witness and hold in my hands custom-Dunnys from Jon-Paul Kaiser an ZAM Art, both of whom were done for an art trade between the artists themselves! Left agog, I could only but asked if I could display them at my booth at the
From Bruscolino X ShutUpAndDanceItaly comes a new handmade toy series named MUDDY NINJA, with these pieces made with mixed media and limited to only 20pcs … AND they are not available for "sale", but are "prizes" for a Dance Contest - SHUT UP AND JAMMIN' VOL.7! How cool is that?
WHAT-IS: "VINYL SUGAR is the illegitimate love child between Funko and some of the best free-wheeling designers from the back streets of London, the boutiques of Harajuku and the galleries of NYC. Vinyl Sugar - because you crave it!"And what we are treated to so far are the above-featured "DORBZ" with pop culture and comicbook characters adapted into Super Deformed + chibi adorable! And seen
Coming soon from UME Toys will be Easter Edition Bunny GeekWoks - complete with bunny ears and "little Easter Eggs" … but do we really have to wait till the 5th of April (Easter Sunday in 2015)? There will be 10 units to be had and adore, so stay sharp, least they "hop" out of your sight!