Episode 11 : Popsicle!

8.23.07 – Episode 11 : Popsicle!

Show Notes – We examine new plush including Mousey Micci and Zoobie and we finally go through our crazy Comic-Con purchases including MindStyle’s Landstrider and Brom’s Stickmen, Sharky, Neth Creatures, and so much more! It’s a little long, but bear with us cause there’s a lot of toys! Thanks for taking a Toy Break with us and always play with your toys!


  • Scary Girl Contest Winner – We have a winner and would like to thank everyone who entered!
  • Continued Wheaty Wheat Contest – Two lucky winners will get a Mellow and a Cleabus, both by Chris Lee and both artist proofs, curtesy of Wheaty Wheat! Just email us at with a picture of your favorite, coolest, most unique toy and guest judge Rich from Wheaty Wheat will pick the best toy!
  • Indiana Jones Toys Coming Soon – 12″ figures, 3 3/4″ action figures, and Galactic Hero style figures from Hasbro, Lego sets and a Lego Indiana Jones video game (legoindianajonesgame.com), and 12″ figures, premium format figures, and life size busts from Sideshow
  • Soopa Coin-Up Bros. – by Erick Scarecrow – 7″ tall blank DIY vinyl coming out late 2008
  • Subcasts – by Upperdeck & Tweeqim – 7″ to 10″ resin Marvel statues including Spider-Man, Ghost Rider, IronMan, Wolverine, Captain America, Hulk, and Thor to be released periodically over the year or so
  • Bent World Vandals – by Mad & Kid Robot – 22 different spray cans, paint rollers and markers – available now, blindbox $6.95 each
  • Finders Keepers – by Joe Ledbetter & Kid Robot – 16 total figures to be released on August 30 – blindbox $7.95 each
  • Dunny Series 4 – over 20 designs by Gary Baseman / Nico Berry / Jon Burgerman / Dalek / David Flores / Huck Gee / Thomas Han / Mr. Shane Jessup / KOA / Frank Kozik / Joe Ledbetter / MAD / Mad Barbarians / Tara McPherson / Mist / Michael Motorcycle / Sket One / Twelve Car Pileup – available September 27, blindboxed, $6.95 each
  • Axis of Evil – by PlasticGod & Super Rad Toys- boxed set of 5″ political icons including Saddam Hussein, Tony Blair, Kim Jong-il, George “W” Bush, and Osama bin Laden – available late September/October for $120.00 – special Jail House version available exclusively at CardboardSpaceship.net
  • Tamo & Treeson Contest – at http://espvisuals.blogspot.com
  • Vinyl-Creep.net – new vinyl wiki online
  • CustomToyLab.com – Tahir at customtoylab.com is looking for two toy enthusiasts to help run the blog – contact tahir@urbanretro.co.uk for more details



  • Kracken Attackin’ – new works by Keith Noordzy showing from August 24 to September 28 at Blu 82 & BM LA in Los Angeles, CA ; opening reception August 24 from 7 – 10 pm
  • Pink Ghost Release & Trading Parties – at Pink Ghost in Ft. Lauderdale, FL – for Finders Keepers August 30 from 7-8pm and for Dunny Seres 4 on September 27
  • OBEY Exhibit – solo exhibition by Shepard Fairy at Stolen Space in London from November 2 to November 25