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Medicom Toy Bearbrick 1000% Charlie Brown

DesignComments ⋅ Sep 26, 2011
Charlie Brown from David Shulz’s Peanuts series is one of the most iconic cartoon character ever produced. As a testament to this enormously popular character, Medicom Toy will release this Be@rbrick Charlie Brown 1000% version. A drop is scheduled f...

Iron Man: Iron Monger by Hot Toys

DesignComments ⋅ Sep 24, 2011
Since the antagonist’s initial appearance in Marvel’s 2008 blockbuster film Iron Man, fans have been clamoring for a collectible model of the villainous Iron Monger. Now, Hong Kong-based design studio Hot Toys rolls out a 1/6th-scale mode...

Dr. Romanelli x Medicom Toy Beetle Bailey & Popeye Bearbricks

DesignComments ⋅ Sep 23, 2011
Dr. Romanelli returns with another project alongside Medicom Toy, this time developing Bearbricks for his Army/Navy series. Featuring both 100% and 400% versions, this upcoming drop will pay tribute to icons Beetle Bailey and Popeye. An official rele...

New Era x Rody Tokyo Exclusive

DesignComments ⋅ Sep 16, 2011
Something out of left field… New Era comes through with this interesting limited edition Rody. The inflatable horse figure is clad in a gold colorway and contrasted with New Era branding on the forehead, while authentic graphics are retained th...

Michael Lau “We Are 10 Years Old” 12″ CRAZYCHILDRENKING “Child F” Preview

DesignComments ⋅ Sep 15, 2011
Michael Lau’s Crazy Smiles series marks its 10th anniversary with the launch of the “We Are 10 Years Old” and 12″ CRAZYCHILDRENKING pieces. Today we are given a look at the “Child F” vinyl collectors item which sports Lau...

Michael Lau “We Are 10 Years Old” 12″ CRAZYCHILDRENKING

DesignComments ⋅ Sep 13, 2011
One designer whose name stands on atop of the toy biz world is Hong Kong’s pioneering designer Michael Lau and his creation, Crazy Smiles. This year, Lau marks his 10th anniversary by launching “We Are 10 Years Old” as well as a themed collection, be...

Maison Martin Margiela Matryoshka Dolls

DesignComments ⋅ Sep 8, 2011
First carved in 1890 by Vasily Zvyozdochkin, the Matryoshka is a traditional Russian folk doll comprised of a series of nesting figurines, each one smaller and different from the last. With a pattern of embracing heritage and historical quirks as ins...

Linkin Park x Medicom Toy Bearbrick

DesignComments ⋅ Sep 5, 2011
Bearbrick is back with another high-profile collaboration with American rock band Linkin Park. Bearbrick’s eminent figure is seen here with a black and grey colorway sporting “Linkin Park” on the right leg with artistic graphics seen on the arm, main...

LEGO Architecture Frank Lloyd Wright’s Robie House

DesignComments ⋅ Sep 4, 2011
On September 1, LEGO released a new addition to its ultra collectable LEGO Architecture series in Frank Lloyd Wright’s Robie House in Chicago. Built in 1910, it is considered a seminal piece of architecture in America. It is one of many storied, inte...

Medicom Toy Bearbrick 400% “Daruma”

DesignComments ⋅ Sep 2, 2011
It’s not all about being futuristic and hi-tech in Japan, as traditional art and culture still inspire local creators and manufactures. The Daruma has become synonymous with Zen and good luck charm as it has evolved into such a strong point of...

Kidrobot x Swatch in Shanghai

VideosComments ⋅ Aug 31, 2011
Earlier this month, Kidrobot and Swatch launched an extensive creative project unifying their respective icons on an artist-based collection of toys and watches. Eight artists were brought together to each creatively mastermind their own packs involv...

B Yoshida x Porter x Gunpla Hobby Kit

DesignComments ⋅ Aug 16, 2011
B Yoshida and Porter link up to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Gunpla, the model kits from the storied Japanese anime Gundam. Packaged neatly in a top-notch bag, the hobby kit features a multitude of pockets and compartment for storage of paint an...

Casio G-Shock x adFunture Master of G Figure Series

DesignComments ⋅ Aug 16, 2011
Chinese toymakers adFunture were a pivotal part in the promotion of Casio G-Shock’s SHOCK THE WORLD 2011 campaign. Their craft was put on display thanks to a collection of four figures, dubbed the Master of G collection. The watches come with t...

Fukuoka Barneys New York x Medicom Toy 100% Bearbrick

DesignComments ⋅ Aug 16, 2011
To celebrate the opening of the new Fukuoka Barneys New York pop-up shop, interior designer Jonathan Adler and Barneys New York creative director Simon Doonan have created a collectable Bearbrick figure. The iconic bear figurine is featured in a brig...

AIAIAI X MOMOT Paper Toys

DesignComments ⋅ Aug 11, 2011
Scandinavian brand AIAIAI collaborate with MOMOT on a series of paper toys. The project conceived with AIAIAI’s Korean partners, IconSupply, bring MOMOT into the picture who have garnered a huge following for their paper-derived 3D figures. AIA...