Category Archives: Cartoons

Kidrobot/Futurama Robot Devil vinyl figure

Robot Devil with box

Since 2002 Kidrobot has proved to be one of the most successful companies dealing in designer vinyl toys. Their Dunny and Munny ranges, largely based on urban graffiti, now number in the hundreds but it’s their figures based on television cartoons that originally caught my eye. Continue reading Kidrobot/Futurama Robot Devil vinyl figure

Regular Show

The cast from Regular Show
The cast from Regular Show


I’ve been a fan of JG Quintel’s off-beat cartoon Regular Show since I discovered it while watching the entries from Cartoon Network’s Cartoonstitute new pilot scheme a couple of years ago. The Cartoonstitute project is initiated every couple of years as a means of attracting new talent to the network: animators are given a limited budget and commissioned to create a seven minute cartoon with no editorial interference of any kind. The best cartoons are then optioned as possible series. Regular Show was by far the best of the last batch and it’s now in it’s fourth season (each series consists of forty ten-minute episodes) with a fifth season already commissioned. Continue reading Regular Show