Tag 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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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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Nike x Hasbro Megatron Action Figure

nike-x-hasbro-megatron-action-figure-1Supplementing the release of its CJ81 Trainer Max “Megatron” for superstar wide receiver Calvin Johnson, Nike teams with toymaker Hasbro to release a special edition action figure. Of course this one-of-a-kind toy and first for Hasbro takes on the shape of Megatron – the leader of the Decepticon’s and Johnson’s on-field alter ego. The 5-inch purple figurine will come as an added bonus to anyone that purchases Nike’s new CJ81 Trainer Max today at UNKNWN

LEGO x Back To The Future

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The toy giant that is lego will officially work on sets based on the “Back To The Future” movie franchise. For many years fans of both Lego and BTTF have produced unofficial sets, but now you will be seeing the real deal – from movie characters to the iconic DeLorean time machine car! WANT and I’m over 30!!!!

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Lego Volkswagen T1 Camper Van

 

I dont care what age you are…you gotta love Lego? Yeah? If not you will now…I  present you this amazing replica of the iconic 1962 Volkswagen camper van. It is designed right down to the last detail, such as the rounded roof and window frames, the three way color split at the front, the opening ‘splittie’ safari windshield and roof rack. Definitely a must have for every die hard VW fan.