In our continuing coverage of the fantastic sounding "Super Suck Up!" exhibit for this year's Designer Con, in which an array of artists will be customizing the base Sucklord figure in tribute to the man himselfâ¦ the twist being that each artist is producing 50 copies of their design which will cost $100 apiece. Joining the prestigious pool of talent we have Matt "Onell Design" Doughty, best known for his Glyos toy work. While there's no teaser of the backing card's art to accompany this at the moment, one can certainly respect this simple, clean and sleek take on The Super Sucklord.
Participating artists in the show are (links go to our coverage of their contribution, if available): Bill McMullen, Buff Monster, DrilOne, Doktor A, Ferg, Frank Kozik, Jason Freeny, L'amour Supreme, Luke Chueh, October Toys, Onell Design, Paul Kaiju, Scott Tolleson, Scott Wilkowski, Skinner and â of course â one by The Sucklord himself.
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 - 1:39pmThe annual Toy Fair exhibition, where hundreds of toy and game companies show off their latest and greatest products in New York City, may only be open for industry professionals and press, but the brand new Play Fair expo is open for everyone.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 - 9:46pmToday in adorable custom toy news, Martin Hsu has snapped a photo of this super cute Android. Hsu's thick but calculated brushstrokes paint a relaxing scene on the Android's belly, and the closed eye on the Android itself are a nice touch.
Monday, November 30, 2015 - 4:42pmIt's not every day that a new platform toy comes along, and it's even less frequent that a platform toy is made of resin instead of vinyl. The Little Kami by WezaToys stands over 7 inches tall and is hand-casted in resin.