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The Tarantulas’ “Aurora” Nibblers revealed…

Following a long hiatus, The Tarantulas are set to return next week with an all-new Nibbler release! Inspired by vintage Star Wars sound chip tags, the 5″ tall figures have been produced in a color-changing “Aurora” sofubi this time around, complete with masked clear pink, blue and silver sprays that mimic the tags’ holographic panels. Going on sale in limited quantities through an as-yet-unknown store this coming Friday, February 19th, be sure to keep a close eye on The Tarantulas IG feed here for the full lowdown soon…


Super7’s fully painted MOTU ReAction figures revealed…

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Originally debuting at SDCC ’15 in prototype form, Super7‘s officially licensed 3.75″ “Masters of the Universe” ReAction figures will finally see their “OG” standard painted release soon! Closely resembling the 1970’s era action figures, the initial line-up features 4 of MOTU’s most iconic charcaters, each with their own individual weapon – He-Man and the Power Sword, Skeletor and his Havoc Staff, Mer-Man and his sword and Beastman with his whip. Produced in PVC using colors close to Mattel’s original 5.5″ line, each fully articulated figure comes blister packed with individual, hand painted card art from Jason Edmiston. Recently unveiled at the 2016 New York Toy fair, we’ll be keeping our fingers crossed on a full retail release for these very soon…


Mokos’ Fancy Fluffy keshi overseas sale…

Japanese artist Chihiro Takigawa over at Mokos is proud to announce that his “Fancy Fluffy” keshi is now finally available to overseas customers! Featuring a total of 5 different figures from series 1, 2 and 3 – “Moko Moko”, “Hodo Hodo”, “Ninja Mokumaru”, plus the all-new “Mecha Moku” (top) and  “Muki Muki” – the adorable little sheep stand at around 1″-2.5″ tall, coming cast in a keshi-style soft resin with a selection of either classic blue, orange, green, brown and black colorways. Currently up for grabs through the new Mokos store priced at just $12-$18 each, we suggest heading over quick as supplies are already running low!


Medicom Toy’s Vinyl Artist Gacha Series 6 revealed…

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Medicom Toy‘s Vinyl Artist Gacha series continues to expand with the announcement of the sixth series in little over 12 months! Featuring a rather different line-up than past releases, Series 6 once again consists of 4 figures, this time not just spanning the world of sofubi, but music and anime too. Joining a miniature rendition of Anraku Ansaku’s adorable Tanuki no Pokopon, we have Space Shower’s Hanuman (prototyped by series regular Mirock Toy, hip hop band Group Inou’s Dolphin-kun mascot (prototyped by Cosmo Liquid) and Wonder Masamitsu (prototyped by PicoPico), taken from Maruo Suehiro’s “girl Camellia”, an anime coming to Japanese theatres this May. Following a similar template to previous VAG releases, the set of 4 new figures feature a standard 2.5″ tall 2-part design that come in a selection of 5 randomly assorted colorways. Touching down at Village Vangard alongside 26 other Japan-based retailers throughout March for a super-cheap 463yen ($4) each, we can expect worldwide releases to roll out over the following months…

[info: Sofvi.Tokyo]


Science Patrol’s “Miscarried Idol” Slime Adjudicators…

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Science Patrol have revealed that their Slime Adjudicator sofubi will be returning today in an all-new “Miscarried Idol” colorway! Standing at little over 4″ tall, the open capped, finger puppet-style figure appears to have been produced in a flesh toned soft vinyl this time around, coming with bloody red and silver sprays, a purple dolls eye insert, plus clumps of black hand threaded hair. Going on sale in super-limited quantities right here at 10pm Japan time tonight (2/13), pricing for the “Miscarried Idol” Slime Adjudicator is still to be confirmed…


Guumon x Miscreation Toys’ “Titanium” Iron Monster…

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Miscreation Toys have teamed up with Guumon for a run of Iron Monster sofubi in his signature “Titanium” colorway! Standing at a lofty 14″ tall and featuring articulation in the arms, neck and waist, the towering figure – a homage to Dr Zorka’s robot in the 1939 scifi/ horror B-movie serial “The Phantom Creeps” – has been treated to layers of C-Thru Monster Kolor sprays over a silver base. Limited to an edition of just 10 pieces, the “Titanium” Iron Monsters can currently be found in the Miscreation store right here for $250 each plus shipping…


Acolorfulmonster’s “Throgaa” sofubi preorder…

“From the depths an ancient sea beast rises! A lost piece of the evolutionary chain! Hidden in the deep abyss for millennia, the ancient water lizard has appeared…”

It’s been a long time in coming, but Acolorfulmonster is proud to unveil his first ever solo sofubi figure, the jaw-dropping Throgaa! Designed and sculpted by Acolorfulmonster, the super-creepy demonic man fish comes in at a whopping 8.5″ from nose to tail, featuring articulation in the waist and head. Currently undergoing soft vinyl production courtesy of Lulubell Toys over in Japan, Throgaa will be making his first appearance in the Acolorfulmonster store later on today via preorder. Limited to an initial run of just 20 pieces – each coming cast in a marbled GID/blue vinyl – the beast can be yours for just $150 shipped…