With a range of characters now numbering well into the hundreds Funko‘s dominance of the vinyl toy market continues unabated. Modelled in the chibli style Funko’s diverse collections cater to every taste, from Disney to Star Wars, The Simpsons to Tupac Shakur and almost everything in between. My collection only numbers in the dozens, making me a rank amateur among serious collectors, and when I say serious, I mean serious – just check out the POP! Facebook page to see what I mean. Continue reading POP! Ghost Rider
Kidrobot‘s series of oversized vinyl toys based on characters from Futurama added a new addition to its ranks in August 2012: Hypnotoad. Continue reading Hypnotoad!
Released on 18th July 2013 Dr. Zoidberg is the fifth in Kidrobot’s range of designer toys based on Matt Groening’s animated TV show Futurama. Continue reading Kidrobot’s Dr. Zoidberg
Released in September 2012, Kidrobot‘s Homer Buddha was a welcome addition to their range of designer toys based on The Simpsons. Continue reading Kidrobot’s Homer Buddha
The Simpsons Zombie Family designer toys were originally included in Kidrobot‘s second collection of Simpson’s figures in 2010. Originally released in blind-boxes all five characters – Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie – have now been collected together in one box set. Continue reading Kidrobot’s The Simpsons Zombie Family
Ay, ay ay! No me gusta! Continue reading Kidrobot’s Bumblebee Man
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