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Grizlli Atom x Tru:Tek’s 5 Points exclusive Ooze Corpse keshi…

Ooze Corpse 2 5 Points

Grizlli Atom teams up with our very own Tru:Tek for 2 special 5 Points exclusives, the first to be revealed coming in the form of the Ooze Corpse resurrected in keshi-form

  • Size: 3″ (sitting)
  • Articulation: 4 points (hook jointed arms and legs)
  • Edition size: 5 (Green), 5 (Flesh)
  • Price: TBC
  • Designed and sculpted by Grizlli Atom, Ooze Corpse returns in a keshi-style rubber courtesy of Tru:Tek, with this initial batch coming in flesh-tone and neon green colorways
  • Going on sale at the Black Drove 5 Points booth starting Saturday, May 20th

MAN-E-NEWS// Selina Briggs’ Candyskull Jellybots for the Robot Art Show…

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Fresh from the success of the Luchabots a couple of weeks back, Selina Briggs of the Jelly Empire is proud to present the latest iteration of her popular resin minis… introducing the Candyskull Jellybots! Created for the Art of Toys‘ upcoming Robot Art Show, the pair of one of customs have been cast by Argonaut Resins, coming hand painted in matching male/female Day of the Dead inspired designs. Priced at just $35 each, the 2 figures will be up for grabs at the Art of Toys gallery throughout August. Head over to their site here for more details on the show…


MAN-E-NEWS// The Grody Shogun Melt Monsters from Monsterarm…

Melt kaiju king Kevin Herdeman aka Monsterarm is proud to present his latest batch of crazy customs, the Grody Shogun x Melt Monster mash-ups! Limited to four one-off creations, the six armed “Hugs Not Drugs”, GrodySaurus Rex, and two Grody Pin-up Kewpies, the figures have been given the true Monsterarm treatment, featuring a mixture of melted flesh, neon sprays, sparkle and super-creepy eyes! With the two “melt” designs coming in a $50 a piece, and the Kewpies just $25, be sure to head over to the Monsterarm store soon to avoid disappointment. Check back over the coming weeks where we’ll be revealing yet another awesome DDLM Skull collaboration with Monsterarm… this time around with the mighty Blurble on paint duties!


MAN-E-NEWS// The “Day of the Skulldude” Kaiju Melt Monster from Monsterarm x MAN-E-TOYS…

Previewed here at the weekend, we’re proud to fully reveal our first collaboration with Monsterarm… the “Day of the SkullDude” Kaiju Melt Monster! Using one of the “Dia de los Muertos” resin skulls that we sent over last week, Monsterarm has given him the signature “melt” makeover, complete with red/green neon sprays and glistening sparkle! Standing at a monstrous 7″ tall, the cycloptic skull comes bagged and headed with a price tag of just $40 plus shipping. Head over to the Monsterarm store to check him, along with a huge selection of other customs, now…

Stay tuned for more MAN-E-TOYS x Monsterarm “melt” collabs soon!


MAN-E-NEWS// Custom “Dia de los Muertos” Skull melts from Monsterarm…

As mentioned in our coverage of the “Melt Wizards” earlier this week (find out more here), we’ve been given the honour of working with Monsterarm (aka Honkeylips) on a very special run of “Dia de los Muertos” Skull melts! A batch of three aluminium skulls touched down in the US yesterday, with Monsterarm wasting no time in getting to work on them… as you can see from the shots sent over today, these guys are already bearing all the hallmarks of a stellar Monsterarm series! Stay tuned for a full reveal next week, and in the mean time, head over to the Monsterarm store, where an staggering selection of customs are available to purchase, including the Hello Kitty Melt Monster,  Poopies series, plus the awesome Ice Scream Man Melts featuring Bryan Brutherford’s (unreleased!) mini Ice Scream Men…


MAN-E-NEWS// The Lost “Dia de los Muertos” Resin Skulls out today!

Revealed last week (here), we are proud to announce that our first self produced resin figure, the Lost “Dia de los Muertos” Skulls, will be hitting the newly opened MAN-E-TOYS store at 8pm  (London time) tonight for just $14 shipped WORLDWIDE! Limited to an edition of 50 (with 25 available in-store), the series features a mixture of one-off customs, limited runs, and the highly sought after “Mystery Skull”! Drop us an e-mail at trutek.uk@googlemail.com with any queries…

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“100% hand made by MAN-E-TOYS editor/writer, Tru:Tek, the first batch of DDLM Skulls will be limited to just 50 pieces, with 25 heading to the store for a very reasonable $14 shipped (worldwide), and 25 getting the “random drop” treatment around some of the UK’s cultural hotspots (London, Nottingham and Bristol will be hit first!). We will be giving clues as to the whereabouts of these figures on our Twitter and Instagram feeds, so stay tuned in the coming weeks to be in with a chance of grabbing yours…

Out of the 50 randomly assorted skulls on offer, 25 have been made using a special blend of aluminium and resin (including 5 Terminator customs), giving the figures a cold touch, 50% more weight and a shine like no other resin figure we’ve seen before! 10 one-off hand painted pieces will also be joining the fray, alongside the elusive Crimson and Frozen Tears, plus a super rare 1/1 Mystery edition- which one will you get?!!”


MAN-E-NEWS// The Lost “Dia de los Muertos” Resin Skulls finally revealed!

If you’ve been following us on Twitter or Instagram (@trutek) over the last couple of weeks, you may have noticed a few shots of our latest resin project, the Lost “Dia de los Muertos” Skulls… well today we’ve finally decided to give you guys the lowdown, with 2 massive points we have to get off our chest before we start- first off, half of them will be free (yes, FREE!), and secondly, the rest will be hitting the store before next month’s Min-E-Face and ‘Ed Skworm release- EXCITING!!!

100% hand made by MAN-E-TOYS editor/writer, Tru:Tek, the first batch of DDLM Skulls will be limited to just 50 pieces, with 25 heading to the store for a very reasonable £8 shipped (worldwide), and 25 getting the “random drop” treatment around some of the UK’s cultural hotspots (London, Nottingham and Bristol will be hit first!). We will be giving clues as to the whereabouts of these figures on our Twitter and Instagram feeds, so stay tuned in the coming weeks to be in with a chance of grabbing yours…

Out of the 50 randomly assorted skulls on offer, 25 have been made using a special blend of aluminium and resin (including 5 Terminator customs), giving the figures a cold touch, 50% more weight and a shine like no other resin figure we’ve seen before! 10 one-off hand painted pieces will also be joining the fray, alongside the elusive Crimson and Frozen Tears, plus a super rare 1/1 Mystery edition- which one will you get?!!

We’re planning on dropping these guys in the shop next Monday (May 14th), but for now, here’s the ratio card to whet your appetite…

E-mail Tru:Tek directly at trutek.uk@googlemail.com with any enquiries/pre-order requests…