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MAN-E-NEWS// The DCon ’15 exclusive “Brush Only” Bostyrant sofubi from Truslithers x Snatch Punch…

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Tattoo-come-toy artist Joe Trucker of Snatch Punch will be unleashing a number of exclusives at Designer Con ’15 next week (including, fingers crossed, the debut of an all-new figure), the first to be revealed coming in the form of this special “Brush Only” micro-run of Bostyrants from Tru Slithers! Designed by Joe, sculpted by Grizlli Atom aka GNOSIS and produced by Velocitron, the mid size, 4-part soft vinyl has been treated to a number of Tru’s signature hand brushed paint apps, coming in a stunning metallic blue/teal with red and orange detailing. Limited to a run of just 5 figures (TBC) including a special “King Bostyrant” chase replete with viking helmet, expect to see these guys at DCon booth #1104 come opening on Saturday, November 21st…

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MAN-E-NEWS// The Mummy YouZha with Sarcophagus from Plaseebo x Kearjun…

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Bob Conge aka Plaseebo is proud to present second in a series of one of a kind customs based on Chinese artist Kerjun’s debut vinyl figure, the Mummy YouZha with Sarcophagus! Standing at around 8″ tall and coming with 5 points of articulation, the gruesome looking zombie has been wrapped in Plaeebo’s signature mummy cloth, coming complete with red inset dolls eyes, an internal, motion activated LED unit and a 9″ sarcophagus accessory to house him in. Coming signed and dated by the artist, the Mummy YouZha will be touching down in the Plaseebo store this coming Friday, November 13th for $350 plus shipping…


MAN-E-NEWS// Plaseebo’s “Robot Tank” one-off for the Rampage Studios Halloween Group Show…

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Following our brief look at the “Mummy” Gnaw-X last week, Bob Conge aka Plaseebo has revealed yet another custom toy he’ll have up for grabs at the Rampage Studios Group Show later this week, proudly presenting the Robot Tank! A one of a kind mash-up of a new Plaseebo hand cast resin robot head on a Max Toy vinyl Kaiju Tank base, the unique looking piece has been treated to gold and silver sprays with rust weathering, coming complete with a pair of inset glass dolls eyes. Signed and dated by the artist, the Robot Tank will be available at the show’s opening this coming Friday, October 30th for an undisclosed sum… Look out for more reveals throughout the week!

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MAN-E-NEWS// Rampage Studios’ “Halloween 2015” group show announced…

With arguably the toy world’s biggest holiday coming up in just over a week’s time, Rampage Toys‘ Jon Malmstedt will be celebrating in style with the announcement of a HUGE group show at Rampage Studios! Set to feature some of the biggest artists from the world of sofubi, revealed works so far include a batch of Krotpong’s Humunculord minis painted by BLObPUS, a one-off Mummy GNAW-X from Plaseebo and a run of KT Toy’s Atomic Kong set painted up by Jon himself. Opening it’s doors at the Tokyo-based venue next Friday, October 30th from 7pm, be sure to look out for more reveals right here – including a special Halloween run of Oozeballs! – as we get closer to the event…


MAN-E-NEWS// Plaseebo’s 10th Anniversary “Plaseebo Mummy #2″…

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Continuing his 10th Anniversary celebrations this week, Bob Conge of Plaseebo fame comes with the second instalment in his new Plaseebo Mummy series! Standing at around 7″ tall, the creepy figure has been cast in a never before offered blue glow-in-the-dark vinyl, coming with a detail hugging black wash, swirled orange glass inset eyes, an internal, motion activated LED unit and authentic aged bandages. Housed in a 9″ tall sarcophagus complete with gold leaf accents on a black base, the signed and dated figure will set you back $500 plus shipping. Look out for the one-off Plaseebo Mummy #2 in the artist’s store this coming Friday, October 23rd…


MAN-E-NEWS// The “2-Faced Night Gamer” custom from K-Bo Cuts x Plaseebo…

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Bob Conge aka Plaseebo is proud to unveil his first collaboration with fellow toy customiser K-Bo Cuts (Tru Slithers), the 2-Faced Night Gamer! A one-of-a-kind custom based on Plaseebo’s signature soft vinyl platform, the 6.5″ tall figure has been beautifully re-sculpted by K-Bo, featuring the artist’s signature dual-face monster design that reveals the Gamer’s “alter ego” on the back side. Meticulously painted in a huge array of metallic, color-changing sprays and brushed detailing, the 2-Faced Night Gamer will be available in the Plaseebo store this coming Saturday, October 17th for an undisclosed sum…


MAN-E-NEWS// Gravy Toys at the Clutter Magazine NYCC ’15 booth…

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Whilst Bwana Spoons’ Gravy Toys have unfortunately forgone holding their own booth at NYCC ’15 this year, we can take solace in the fact that they’ll be making an appearance at the Clutter Magazine booth over the event’s 4 day stretch! Featuring a huge selection of both toys and art including Suns of Brodarr NYCC blind bags, Hobo Gravy Shogun figures, Radabonzical Eyeboras, new Cloudboy and Paulo silk screenprints as well as customs, tees, a new zine and a preview of the latest SoB figure, Cyborg Stardust! Available at the con starting today (10/8), we’ll be keeping our fingers crossed that anything leftover makes it to the Gravy Toys online store at some point next week!