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Star Case’s ジュピタ(Jupiter)ーP-3 debut…

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Star Case‘s knockoff Star Wars line Space Convoy returns with the debut of ジュピタ(Jupiter)ーP-3

  • Size: 6″
  • Articulation: 4 points (neck, waist, arms)
  • Edition size: TBC
  • Price: 7,000yen plus shipping (TBC)
  • Star Case’s C3PO-inspired figure has been cast in sofubi, coming with yellow/gold sprays and blue/black detailing
  • Comes packed in the standard vintage Poppy-style Space Convoy box
  • Going on sale in the Star Case store on Tuesday, June 20th

*Pictured droids not included*

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MAN-E-NEWS// Alien Robot Monster’s DCon ’15 exclusive “M.U.S.C.L.E C.A.R.S” keshi revealed…

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Joining a fresh batch of his hugely popular “Monsterex” keshi, Alien Robot Monster has just unveiled a surprise release he’ll be bringing along to Designer Con ’15 this weekend, the jaw-dropping M.U.S.C.L.E C.A.R.S keshi! Whilst information on the figure remains close guarded at present, it appears the mini figure has been kit-bashed from a classic “Meat” M.U.S.C.L.E and a toy car, coming cast in an authentic flesh-tone soft resin. Going on sale at booth #1104 starting Saturday, November 21st, pricing and edition size are still to be confirmed… Here’s hoping for an online release soon!


MAN-E-NEWS// DKE Toys x The Sucklord’s DCon ’15 exclusive S.U.C.K.L.E Series 2.5 and Reject Series 2…

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The Sucklord has teamed up with DKE Toys for a special Designer Con ’15 exclusive run of S.U.C.K.L.E Series 2.5 mini figures! Featuring a total of 5 M.U.S.C.L.E-inspired designs including the Sucklord Glyos, Dumny and Morgan (The Sucklord) himself, these previously Kickstarter-only exclusive figures have been produced in both green and purple PVC for this release. Limited to just 50 sets of 10, these will be available from the DKE Toys booth (#812) for just $25 each… But wait, there’s more! Following the success of the original series last year, the Sucklord has also created a new wave of S.U.C.K.L.E Rejects for DCon too! Featuring 4 kit-bashed and mashed-up figures using a range of bodies, limbs and heads from S.U.C.K.L.E Series 2, each has been hand cast in a flesh tone resin. Limited to 70 sets, these have been priced at just $30 each…


MAN-E-NEWS// DKE Toys’ DCon ’15 exclusive “Suckadelic Star Convoy” sofubi from Star Case x The Sucklord…

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Originally teased here a few weeks back, the highly anticipated collaboration between Japanese Star Wars aficionados Star Case, the Sucklord and DKE Toys can now finally be revealed just in time for DCon next week! Comprising of 2 Suckadelic classics in “Star Convoy” form; a “Gay Empire” rendition of stormtrooper knock-off Dester Commando in hot pink vinyl, and the Scum Hunter (aka Boba Fett) painted up in the Sucklord’s classic grey jumpsuit; the pair have been limited to editions of just 25 priced at $110 each. Going on sale alongside another two dozen exclusives at the DKE Toys Designer Con ’15 booth next Saturday, November 21st, look out for details of the next to be revealed over the weekend!


MAN-E-NEWS// The “Chibi Top Rope” keshi from Nama Niku x Eric Nilla…

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Joining a whole host of other mini figure related goodness, Nama Niku has revealed that he’ll be debuting an all-new “Chibi” version of his popular Top Rope keshi at Designer Con ’15 next week! Featuring the same ingenious wrestling ring head design as the original 2″ figure, everything has been shrunken down to a super-cute 1″ scale, coming complete with those all-important rubber ropes plus the addition of a sweet detachable micro championship belt! Produced by none other than Eric Nilla in a M.U.S.C.L.E pink colored rubber, the little guy will be up for grabs at DCon booth #1104 starting next Saturday, November 21st… Look out for news of more exclusives from both Nama Niku and Eric Nilla over the next few days!


MAN-E-UPDATE// The “Mad Wrestlers” keshi from Monster Island x Disart ToyLabs…

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Originally announced right here last month, we can now reveal the Mad Wrestlers from Monster Island x Disart ToyLabs in their final packaging! Heavily inspired by the Weirdballs mini figure off-shoots, these ingenious little guys feature recast and reduced Madball heads that have been kit-bashed with a number of different M.U.S.C.L.E bodies. Featuring a total of 6 different designs from Monster Island’s Paul Bass – 3 more than the original release – the group have all been recast by our very own Tru:Tek in a flexible, UV resistant rubber. Coming packed on authentic, hand cut “Madballs Vs. M.U.S.C.L.E” cardbacks featuring art from AshMadeThis, these limited edition blistered versions will be up for grabs through Monster Island and ourselves soon. Look out for the full lowdown over the next couple of weeks!


MAN-E-NEWS// The “Mad Wrestlers” keshi from Monster Island x Disart ToyLabs…

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Originally seeing a limited release in resin courtesy of Toy Art gallery, Monster Island‘s awesome “Mad Wrestlers” are set to return in keshi-form courtesy of the Disart ToyLabs! Heavily inspired by the Weirdballs mini figure off-shoots, these ingenious little guys feature recast and reduced Madball heads that have been kit-bashed with a number of different M.U.S.C.L.E bodies. Featuring a total of 6 different designs from Monster Island’s Paul Bass – 3 more than the original release – the group have all been recast by our very own Tru:Tek in a flexible, UV resistant rubber. Due to come packed with exclusive artwork from tattooist/illustrator AshMadeThis, the Mad Wrestlers will be up for grabs in a number of limited colorways soon, with the main drop penciled in for DCon in November. Look out for the full lowdown on these over the next couple of weeks!