May 19, 2013

Super Awesome Alloy New 52 Superman Figure

Play Imaginative has this Super awesome image on their Facebook for their upcoming Super Alloy New 52 Superman figure! 

As you can see by the image this 1/6 scale figure is overloaded with articulation at 25 points and incorporates a spring-loaded waist joint for throwing objects! One of the coolest accessories to this figure is the crystal fortress base that lights up with a fan blowing to simulate a flowing cape! 

In addition the Super Alloy New 52 Superman figure comes with an interchangeable head that has laser beam eyes and the suit lives up to the name alloy as it is 80% die-cast material! Also look out for Green Lantern, Flash and Batman later in the year. No word yet on when the figure will be available for pre=order but we'll keep you posted.

DONOVAN - "Hospitality, Be Patient by Animal Monster

Animal Monster has posted an extremely detailed dairy over at the October Toys online forum on creating his latest character DONOVAN - "Hospitality, Be Patient!"

"Donnie is an Extraterrestrial like any other. He has found his way to the blue planet earth. Eager to fit in, he mimics the human frame best he can. He himself lacking both terrestrial organs and digestive system he is prone to involuntary mutations. Still he tries his best to look slick, seeking friends and interaction with females of the species. One of his favourite pickup tricks has him, using his natural ability of reproducing organic matter, donating organs to the local hospital…" - Animal Monster

Inspired by the obsessive compulsive disorder Bigroexia or the Adonis Complex, where a person has an enslaving need to gain muscle. This eloquently detailed yet super creepy figure comes with interchangeable pieces of interlocking fetus with optic nerve attachment and paper bag to carry his organ donations in.

To see more of the detail on what went into make this awesomely sculpted Donovon then go HERE. It appears Animal Monster is weighing his options on how best to put this figure into production so when we have more info we'll let you know.

Frank Kozik presents Mr Haliburton

Frank Kozik has announced his Sofubi 'Mr. Haliburton' figure. This 9" tall, arm articulated, briefcase carrying figure comes bagged with a special header card (not shown) and are limited to only 30 pieces.

No other details on when the rad pearl paint job Mr. Haliburton will be available for sale, but by usual routine from Kozik's website it will be a Wednesday or Thursday, so keep your eyes peeled HERE.