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The Softoy Hobby/Gory Hole store reopening…


Our very own store is reopening this weekend with a whole host of new items up for grabs

Sufes 72 exclusive Kella and web exclusive Lekka 

  • Height: 6.5″ each
  • Articulation: Neck, Arms, Head
  • Edition size: 5
  • Price: $110 each plus shipping
  • Designed/produced by Kearjun, painted by Tru:Tek
  • Sufes 72 exclusive Kella comes in a blue soft vinyl with metallic purple, pink and black sprays with white and gold detailing (only 2 left!)
  • Web exclusive Lekka comes in a blue soft vinyl with light green, blue green and purple sprays with white and gold detailing

Sufes 72 exclusive Tru:Tek x PLT Toy “Neo” Puppet one-off

  • Height: 9.5″
  • Articulation: Neck, Arms, Legs
  • Price: $200 plus shipping
  • Produced by Unbox in a flesh-tone soft vinyl with magenta/purple sprays over a neon pink rub.
  • Comes complete with fitted dolls eye and removable panda bath robe!

Sufes 72 exclusive Tru:Tek x PLT Toy Coolie High and Koukien one-off set

  • Height: 10.5″ and 2.75″
  • Articulation: Neck, Arms, Legs plus interchangeable boxing gloves (Coolie High), Waist (Koukien)
  • Price: $300 plus shipping
  • Produced by Unbox in a dark grey vinyl and treated to subtle purple/magenta/metallic green shading over a black rub.
  • Comes complete with removable chain!

Sufes 72 exclusive Tru:Tek x PLT Toy Dick Invader and Ex Boyfriend one-off set

  • Height: 10″ and 2″
  • Articulation: Neck (x2), Arms, Legs (Invader) Waist (Ex BF)
  • Price: $200 plus shipping
  • Produced by Unbox in a red soft vinyl with layers of flesh, purple, green, white and blue sprays from Tru:Tek

All items will be available alongside the rest of our back catalogue right here this coming Sunday, October 9th at 1pm London time– a little earlier than usual so more people get a chance this time!

Tru:Tek x Frank Mysterio’s blind bag Frankballs…


As if the previously posted “Nakajima” Canadian Hairless weren’t enough, we have yet another release coming from our editor-in-chief Tru:Tek this week… the TTPaint blind-bag Frankball run! Taking on both of Frank Mysterio‘s recently released Madball knock-offs (Ugly Head and Battle Toad), the 2.75″ wide figures have been cast in Mexico using a squishy white soft vinyl, each coming with layers of rubs, sprays and hand painted detailing courtesy of Tru:Tek. Limited to just 13 pieces spread across 5 different paint apps, these guys will be sold blind bag, each coming packed with a Madballs-style Gory Hole pin from Keith Caves for just $7 each plus shipping. Look out for them in the Softoy Hobby/Gory Hole store alongside an all-new “Freddy Oozer” pin from Live Rad this Friday, August 26th at 7pm London time…

New Oozeballs, Warui Zonbis, Canadian Hairless and more in the Softoy Hobby store…


Our very own Tru:Tek is set to return this week with a whole host of goodies touching down in-store this Friday, August 5th at 9pm London time! Without further adieu, we bring you a run quick rundown of exactly what’ll be on offer…

“Neon Pearl” Oozeballs// Back by popular demand, the sought after Oozeball returns in a gorgeous neon green pearl sofubi. With a big reserve of stock, we’ll be offering singles for $50, whilst the painters out there will be able to pick up 3 for just $130.

“Pink/Purple” Warui Zonbi// Not to be outdone, we also have a new colorway for Gory Hole’s Warui Zonbis too! Cast in a stunning pink/purple sofubi, these will be offered up as part of a special value pack with a free pin for just $40 a set.

“Blind Bag” Canadian Hairless// The first of a number of collaborations with Red Hot Style, these 6″ tall soft vinyl kitties have each been treated to a different paint app ranging from “Chihuahua” to “Neon Ice Cream”. Packed blind bag-style, these will be available for $130 each.

One-Off Noxious// Another 2 of 5 Chokehazrd Noxious figures to come from Tru:Tek, these guys have been cast in white vinyl and treated to metallic/flesh sprays over detail hugging rubs. Coming complete with a protective hi-gloss finish, they’ve been priced at $150 each.

One-Off Cucumi// One of a handful of Rocky Chan‘s Cucumi to be customised by Tru:Tek, this particular version has been cast in a light green vinyl and treated to the artist’s signature earthy paint app with a mix of rubs, sprays and hand detailing. Priced at just $150…

Takami Tomotoshi’s “Cronenberg” shirt for Gory Hole…

With our horror toy and apparel brand Gory Hole now officially re-launched, we’ll be highlighting some of the many available and upcoming items over the next few weeks, the latest coming in the form of this shirt design from famed Japanese artist Takami Tomotoshi! A loving homage to the undisputed king of venereal/body horror David Cronenberg, the stunning illustration features nods to a number of his classic flicks, including the infamous gun-infused arm from Videodrome, the unmistakable legs of Brundle Fly, plus the face of Naked Lunch’s bug powder fiend, Bill Lee. Screen printed in black on high quality White Gildan Heavy shirts, the design is currently on offer via preorder right here until July 8th. Packed with a random pin from the Gory Hole back catalog, Tomotoshi’s Cronenberg shirt will set you back just $25 plus shipping… Look out for more from Gory Hole on Softoy Hobby soon!

Acid Ma and Michael Skattum t-shirt sets for the Gory Hole relaunch…

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As promised, we bring you yet more gruesome goodies that’ll be featuring as part of Gory Hole‘s relaunch this week… the Acid Ma and Michael Skattum t-shirt sets! Featuring designs inspired by Texas Chainsaw Massacre’s Leatherface and The Thing’s Norris Head Crab respectively, these stunning b/w illustrations are screen printed oversized in the UK on Gildan heavyweight box shirts. Going on sale via limited preorder for just $25 each, early purchasers will receive a matching Heinous Head Crab lapel pin in the case of Skattum’s design, whilst adoptees of Acid Ma’s shirt will receive either an Acid Freddy pin or Acid Avenger patch- for FREE! Look out for both of these and more in the Softoy Hobby-powered Gory Hole store this Friday, June 24th at 9pm London time

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Gory Hole’s Warui Zonbi: Series 1 deluxe mini sets…


With Gory Hole‘s relaunch just over a week away now, we’ve decided to give you guys a closer look at one of the many items that’ll be up for grabs in-store next Friday, June 24th… the deluxe Warui Zonbi mini sets! Solely focussing on our legion of keshi fans this time around, these sweet packs consist of mini rubber versions of both Selwyn and SS Werewolf from series 1 (designed by Tru:Tek and sculpted by TTToy’s Makino-san) in a previously unreleased flesh-tone, matching soft enamel pin badges designed by Kotobuki-man, plus a matching Bikkuriman-style holographic sticker- all packed up in a custom hand cut windowed display box. Limited to an edition of just 20 sets, these will be going on sale alongside a whole slew of soon-to-be-revealed t-shirts, pins, patches and one-off custom sofubi… Look out for more info soon!

Gory Hole’s official relaunch announced…

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With toy news a little slow today, we thought we’d share some info on our upcoming relaunch of toy/apparel brand Gory Hole! Set to feature a ton of new VHS horror-inspired merch including pins, patches, tshirts and of course toys in the form of Warui Zonbi keshi sets and GH x Violence Toy one-offs, the new line will be dropping right here on Friday, June 24th at 9pm London time. We’ll be revealing the various designs and artists involved with the project over the next couple of weeks, but first we start with our initial line-up of 5 soft enamel pins…

[Top Row] Warui Zonbi “SS Werwolf” and “Selwyn”: Designed by Japan’s Kotobuki Man (of Uncut fame), these Bikkuriman-style pins will come with a number of different buying options, including singularly for $8 each, as a value set for $14 together, or as a deluxe set, featuring Warui Zonbi keshi mini figures, a Bikkuriman-style holographic sticker, plus the pins in a custom made display box for $35.

[Bottom Row] “Oozerface: The first design to feature in the Ooze Nightmares series (an ongoing mash-up of Ooze-It and iconic horror characters!), the Leatherface-inspired Oozerface has been created by one of three artists onboard with the project, the mighty Craig Gleason. Look out for designs from fellow ooze enthusiasts Live Rad and Grizlli Atom soon!

“The Scumballs are Among Us”: The first pin in our general series entitled Pinheads, this Fulci-inspired Scumball was designed by none other than Keith Caves. Limited to 100, these come numbered, bagged and tagged for $8 each

“Heinous Head Crab”: Joining the Scumball as part of the Pinheads series, this Thing-inspired effort has been created by Draculazer aka Michael Skattum. Also limited to 100 priced at $8 each, these will be joined by a t-shirt with the same design at launch…