Category Archives: Toys

A Large Evil Corporation : Evil Vinyl Iconic Characters

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After A Large Evil Corporation had amazing feedback from their Vinyl make-ups of Cornetto Trilogy (one of which is above) they have out done themselves with more iconic characters from popular culture. Everyone is bang on the money. Donald & Davey Stott I WANT asap!!! They are currently figuring out some logistics on potentially having them made on a, hopefully, much larger scale – the more you ask for them, the more likely this will happen – so if you haven’t already, go follow them on Twitter, or give them a like on Facebook.

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Star Wars x Medicom Toy Bearbrick 1000% Stormtrooper

star-wars-x-medicom-toy-bearbrick-1000-stormtrooper-1Reminding us all for next year’s movie release of Star Wars Episode VII, Medicom Toy teams up with the Star Wars franchise yet again, but this time for a much larger 1000% version of the Stormtrooper. Coming in at a height of 700mm, the Bearbrick is identical to the 400% released in 2011. Slated for a release on June 21, the Stormtrooper will be priced at ¥32,000 JPY (approximately £250) and can be found at the 2014 Medicom Toy exhibition.

Famous Designers Get The Lego Treatment

lego-fashion-designers-03Building upon the success of the recently released LEGO movie, the Danish toy company treated four famous fashion designers with a brick makeover. The set of figurines comprises Donatella Versace, Alber Elbaz, Marc Jacobs and Karl Lagerfeld, and was created exclusively for Harper’s Bazaar. According to the magazine, matching ateliers and a LEGO-fyed entourage are sold separately. No word yet on when and where the sets will be available or if they will even see a general release at all.lego-fashion-designers-02 lego-fashion-designers-01 lego-fashion-designers-04

Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary Lego Set

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Fans of the smash hit 1984 film Ghostbusters are to get special edition Lego figures and can build a spectre-hunting car to celebrate the film’s 30th anniversary. Danish toy company Lego has unveiled its first ever Ghostbusters set, which includes the iconic Ecto-1 car and characters of all four comedy heroes. Ivan Reitman’s comedy Ghostbusters, starring Bill Murray and Dan Aykroyd, first hit the screen in 1984 and spawned a two not so good sequels.

The 508-piece Lego set features the team’s paranormal detection equipment, iconic Ghostbusters logo and the four figures will all have their ghost-hunting backpacks. Super-fan Brent Waller got the chance to design the kit, on sale in June, after receiving more than 10,000 votes as part of Lego’s CUUSOO campaign to allow fans to come up with their own sets.

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Simeon Georgiev Adorns LEGO Figures with Streetwear

tumblr_n0jmpf3CdL1tqv5u8o1_r2_1280Being that the realm of fashion is fixated on offbeat collaborations, have you ever wondered what you happen if your beloved childhood toymaker partnered with your favorite clothing brand? Acting on his own curiosity, graphic illustrator Simeon Georgiev created 3D renderings of LEGO figures sporting a few streetwear brands that currently grace his closet, including Supreme, Hood By Air and Boy London. Head over to Georgiev’s Tumblr for a look at some of his past creative projects.

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Medicom Toy Bearbrick “10 Designers” Collection

medicom-toy-limited-edition-10-designers-bearbricks-1For Medicom Toy‘s latest Bearbrick collection, the toy and accessories label has collaborated with ten of the biggest names from the world of fashion.. Coinciding with the 10th anniversary of Isetan Men’s, the limited edition Bearbricks are outfitted with designs from Carven, Dries Van Noten, KENZO, Lanvin, Marc Jacobs,Marni, Raf Simons, Thom Browne, UNDERCOVER and White Mountaineering. Each toy’s colour and design reflect each respective brand, appealing to both Bearbrick fans and fashion aficionados alike. The collection will launch on February 26 at Isetan

LEGO ‘The Simpsons’ House Set

lego-the-simpsons-house-set-01After confirming a LEGO set based off the long-running television series The Simpsons in August, the Danish toy company has unveiled the first part of the anticipated collaboration. The collaboration will take two forms. The first, a LEGO set, depicting the Simpson’s iconic home recreated in brick form – complete with figurines of Bart, Lisa, Maggie, Homer, Marge and Ned Flanders. The second, a LEGO-themed episode of The Simpsons, is set to air on FOX in May of 2014. The set pays extra attention to detail including the family’s car, Bart’s skateboard, a radioactive isotope and more. Look for the set to hit LEGO stores andLego.com on February 1lego-the-simpsons-sets-2 lego-the-simpsons-sets-3 lego-the-simpsons-sets-4lego-the-simpsons-sets-5 lego-the-simpsons-sets-13 lego-the-simpsons-sets-12 lego-the-simpsons-sets-11 lego-the-simpsons-sets-10 lego-the-simpsons-sets-9 lego-the-simpsons-sets-8 lego-the-simpsons-sets-7