Archive for the vinyl / designer toys Category
The Scarygirl adventure continues with Nathan Jurevicius’ latest mini series. From soothsayers and scavengers to skeletons and squid women, each of the 11 blind boxed figures, including the 2 chases, are 3-inches tall and include accessories and an insert that tells their twisted tale.
Nathan describes “Scarygirl” as a surreal, psychedelic composition of heartfelt stories and reinterpreted folklore based around a cute yet slightly odd little girl and her giant octopus guardian.
Japanese graphic designer Mori Chack’s bloodthirsty icon Gloomy Bear, a giant, pink, violent bear that attacks humans is back and his appetite for viciousness is bigger than ever!
Mori Chack begun his career as a street artist, selling original character postcards and stickers on the streets of his hometown of Osaka. His other creations include Podolly, the infamous sheep in a wolf’s clothing, and Kumakikai, a robotic Gloomy Bear with rockets for feet. Chack’s trademark deceptively cute characters serve to express his personal brand of satirical humor and commentary on the world’s contradictions and social issues. He currently lives in Tokyo.
Kidrobot’s Dunny series, Dunny Fatale, are now available featuring designs from Koralie, Anna Chambers, Junko Mizuno, Kathie Olivas, and Catalina Estrada among other 18 talented female artists. Each blind boxed 3-inch figure retails for $7.95, comes with a trading card and some include accessories.
Tim Biskup just created a Dolbee! DOLBEES are a vinyl platform figure designed by MAD TOY DESIGN & ATP that combines the worlds of Music and Designer Toys. This limited edition toy will be soon available at Dolbee.org. Don’t forget that there’s only 365 of each Dolbee designs so when they are gone, they are gone!