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CryBag x Tru:Tek’s [Smogball] and [Oozeball] Kaiju Anatomy fine art prints…


Our very own Tru:Tek teams up with CryBag for a series of fine art prints of his “Kaiju Anatomy” Smogball and Oozeball illustrations

  • Size: 10″ x 12″ mount size, 6″ x 8″ print size
  • Edition size: 20 each (Standard), 5 each (Dissected)
  • Price: $24 each plus shipping
  • Featuring both the Smogball and Oozeball in CryBag’s unmistakable cross-section style, 2 different colorways will be available; a Standard edition, coming in colors inspired by Shoji Ohtomo’s original kaiju anatomy illustrations; and a super-limited Dissected edition, based on Kaws’ classic Companion colorway
  • 12 color, mounted fine art prints printed on Bockford archival watercolor paper by the team at Redcliffe Imaging, Bristol, UK
  • All 4 prints will be going on sale via preorder alongside a number of other items in the SoftoyHobby store at 3pm London time this Friday, July 27th

On top of the 2 main print runs, Tru:Tek will also be offering up a special 2/2 Smogball package

  • Size: 4″ (Smogball), 10″ x 12″ (print)
  • Edition size: 2
  • Price: $140 per set plus shipping
  • The Smogball comes cast in a clear sofubi with a split paint app in black/metallic red/smoke/silver and checkered white/black guts
  • Figure comes packed with a 2/2 Crybag Kaiju Anatomy fine art print in matching colors
  • ALL orders come packed with a translucent Oozeball Anatomy sticker

Cop A Squat Toys’ [Rat Farts] Total Fuck Up…


CAST‘s collab with illustrator Johnny Sampson returns in an all-new colorway 

  • Size: 4.5″ (TBC)
  • Articulation: 3 points (neck, arms)
  • Edition size: TBC
  • Price: $40 plus shipping
  • Designed by Sampson and sculpted by CAST, Total Fuck Up comes cast in a clear green, glitter-infused sofubi complete with silver and purple sprays for this release
  • Going on sale in the CAST store this Friday, July 13th at 9pm Eastern time

Cop A Squat Toys’ [Carbona] Total Fuck Up…


CAST‘s collab with illustrator Johnny Sampson returns in a colorway inspired by Carbona cleaning fluid

  • Size: 4.5″ (TBC)
  • Articulation: 3 points (neck, arms)
  • Edition size: TBC
  • Price: $40 plus shipping
  • Designed by Sampson and sculpted by CAST, Total Fuck Up comes cast in a red sofubi complete with yellow, black and teal blue sprays for this release
  • Going on sale in the CAST store tonight (6/29) at 9pm Eastern time

Craig Gleason and Justin Ishmael’s The Ghoul online release…


Craig Gleason and Justin Ishmael‘s The Ghoul makes its long-awaited online debut today

  • Size: 5.5″
  • Articulation: 3 points (neck, hands)
  • Edition sizes: TBC
  • Price: $30-$35 each plus shipping
  • Designed by Gleason and produced by Ishmael with the help of Grody Shogun and Lulubell Toys, The Ghoul comes cast in a selection of 5 unpainted colorways for this first release; green, dark chocolate, black/red marble, GID and mixed-parts with the option of a pendant attachment at no extra cost
  • Currently available in the Ishmael store right here

Justin Ishmael x Craig Gleason’s The Ghoul sofubi…


Justin Ishmael teams up with Craig Gleason to produce a sofubi version of his signature Ooze-It inspired Ghoul character

  • Size: TBC
  • Articulation: 3 points (arms, neck)
  • Price: TBC
  • Whilst information on The Ghoul is still close-guarded at present, we can confirm that the figure is being produced in a Japanese sofubi by Grody Shogun
  • Pictured here as a flesh-tone test pull, we’re told to expect the first release very soon
  • Keep track of Justin’s Instgram feed for more details soon

The launch of Dust Catcher…


Briefly featured last week, we give you the full lowdown on new publication Dust Catcher and it’s exclusive Elegab launch release

  • Dust Catcher is an independent print magazine about contemporary character design, illustration and collectibles. Bringing you a selection of interviews with their favorite makers, ranging from illustrators and painters to sculptors, toy designers, and manufacturers, the first issue is now available at
  • Volume #1 includes interviews with Acne JR, Case Studyo, Cleon Peterson, Elegab, Hedof, Irma Gruenholz, Joakim Ojanen, Pepe Hiller, Troy Coulterman and Zebu
  • 210 x 275 mm
  • 96 ad-free pages
  • Printed on uncoated paper
  • Cover with translucent paper sheet for that extra dusty look!
  • 14€ (plus worldwide shipping from Germany, only 3,90€)


Exclusive Toys

In addition to the magazine launch, Dust Catcher has secured 2 toy exclusives including a Meteorg from Elegab

  • Edition of 10
  • 8 inches tall (20 cm)
  • 4 points of articulation (arms, neck, waist)
  • Red soft vinyl
  • Including a “Deppa King” omake!
  • 95€ plus shipping
  • Going on sale in the DC store alongside “Popsy” from Pepe Hiller on Thursday, March 9th at 5pm CET time

Finally! The team are giving away 3 copies of Dust Catcher on their Instagram. All you have to do is follow them (here), go to this post and then repost it with #dustcatchermag. Giveaway ends on March 21st

NagNagNag x Badteeth’s Nag t-shirt preorder…


Badteeth‘s Glenn Manders has teamed up with the elusive Shigeru Arai for an official NagNagNag t-shirt release! Featuring the OG four-eyed Boryoku Genjin, the new three-eyed zombie variant, plus the highly sought after Nagball, the trio have been illustrated by Glenn in a gorgeous pulp pop art style, coming screen printed oversized in white on quality black Gildan stock. Available in mens sizes S, M, L, XL and XXL, the shirts are currently up for grabs at just $40AUS (around $30US) plus shipping. Interested parties are going to need to fire an e-mail over to with their name, address and shirt size before Sunday, February 7th…