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A BATHING APE – BAPELAND

If you are a fan of A BATHING APE, NIGO, vintage collectibles, rare toys, or all of the above, this might be the perfect chance to fulfill your dream. In celebration to the 20th anniversary of A BATHING APE, they are opening up the much talked about … READ MORE

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Star Wars x A BATHING APE x MEDICOM TOY – VCD Darth Vader + Stormtrooper Baby Milo Toys

When it comes to figures and toys, Tokyo-based toy manufacturer, MEDICOM TOY, is the go-to company for high quality products. Star Wars and A BATHING APE have worked independently with MEDICOM TOY on numerous occasions, and now they are ready to launch the triple-brand collaboration items. Created … READ MORE

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Snoopy x MEDICOM TOY – Flying Ace BE@RBRICK 400% + 1000%

Even though the BE@RBRICK figure from MEDICOM TOY is bound by some physical restrictions, they have always proved themselves victorious when it comes to converting existing characters into the BE@RBRICK silhouette. Snoopy is probably best known for his side profile, with his dangling black ears, happy eyes, … READ MORE

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Lil Wayne Partners with wize&ope

Lil Wayne is growing his global presence as he announced his first international partnership with French label wize&ope at the brand’s flagship concept shop in Paris last week. Weezy stated, “My personal style, as well as my everyday lifestyle, has always been about individuality and being open … READ MORE

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Karl Lagerfeld x Shin Tanaka – “KARLxSHIN Paper Toy Mania” Paper Figurines

Having done everything from sneakers, manga characters, even Emily the Strange, paper toy specialist Shin Tanaka just made his first inroad into high fashion with the one and only Karl Lagerfeld. Known to be a perfectionist himself, Tanaka welcomed the challenge once approval imminent from Lagerfeld & … READ MORE

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The Simpsons x Hello Kitty – 2014 Collaboration Collection | Teaser

Some exciting announcement is set for the ongoing Brand Licensing Europe trade show in London this week. To mark the upcoming 25th anniversary of The Simpsons and the 40th anniversary of Hello Kitty, proprietors Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and Japan’s Sanrio will be previewing a special … READ MORE

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Beautiful LEGO by Mike Doyle

Beautiful LOGO is the title of a new book by Mike Doyle, one that perfectly distills what the reader finds in between the covers of the 280-page volume. Doyle himself is a graphic designer who’s an accomplished builder in his own right, and his piece “Odan” graces the … READ MORE

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project 1/6 x MEDICOM TOY – BE@RBRICK 400%

Can’t get enough of those vinyl bear toys by MEDICOM TOY? Then be sure to hit up the Project 1/6 store in Japan because they’ve got three limited edition figurines dubbed the “Novelty 2013 BE@RBRICK” all decked out in a mix of matte-black and see-through plastic in … READ MORE

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Marvel x MEDICOM TOY – Venom BE@RBRICK 100% + 400%

MEDICOM TOY is mining the voluminous Marvel universe for its latest spate of BE@RBRICK figures. We’ve already seen 100% and 400% versions of an iconic Marvel antihero in the guise of the uncanny X-Men’s Wolverine, and now we get a look at a full-fledged Marvel villain in … READ MORE

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Marvel x MEDICOM TOY – Wolverine BE@RBRICK 100% + 400%

As fierce and masculine as the Wolverine character is in the Marvel catalog, his aggressiveness is lost in translation when he is transformed into a MEDICOM TOY BE@RBRICK. Ironically, these Wolverine BE@RBRICK figures would surely make the most dedicated Wolverine fans out there chuckle, and for a … READ MORE

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Star Wars x MEDICOM TOY – Yoda + Clone Trooper BE@BRICK Pack

Along with this Boba Fett/Jango Fett BE@RBRICK two-pack, MEDICOM TOY is set to release a second pack made up of a Clone Trooper and everyone’s favorite wizened Jedi master. And while the aforementioned father/son Fett duo makes all the sense in the world, we’re not sure why … READ MORE