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Gilgamesh Archer (Chogokin line) Unboxing / Review

Promoted cblog review
Mar 10
[editor's note: Oh hey, a cblog promotion! It's been way too long since we last did this, and if the current trend of awesome stuff being published in there continues, I feel it'll be difficult to choose what to bring up to ... read

Promoted Review: GEM Series Ichigo Kurosaki

Nov 09
I figured it was about time I got back to promoting stories from the c-blogs when BeckyHolly contributed her lovely review of Megahouse's GEM Series Ichigo Kurosaki figure (Bleach). It had to wait a little since we're beta te... read

Promoted Post: Designer Vinyl through the eyes of a struggling artist

Jun 13
This post was promoted on Colette's behest, and for good reason. Every now and then we get entries in there that aren't a toy review or tutorial, or even a news post, but a thoughtful contribution about something the author h... read

Promoted Review: Alter's Tainaka Ritsu and her awesome drum kit!

Jun 09
Sometimes I get so caught up with other stuff that I forget there are things in the c-blogs that should be on the front page. This review of Alter's Tainaka Ritsu from K-On!, contributed by community member BakaJon, is defini... read

Promoted Review: Nanoha Takamachi

May 15
I love it when I check the cblogs on the weekends, only to see that another great review has been posted there! This time, I'm promoting Dragonzigg's review of Nanoha Takamachi. This isn't a recent release (January 2010). I e... read

Promoted Review: PreCure!'s 'Cure Moonlight' by MegaHouse

May 06
This review was pretty much "instant promote" when I saw it come up on the community blogs. The images are gorgeous and some of you would be missing out if you don't regularly peruse the reader-submitted articles! Well, it is... read

Promoted Review: G.E.M. Nagisa Kaworu by MegaHouse

Apr 27
You've probably already seen Leah and Stephen's review of the recent Nagisa Kaworu released by MegaHouse, but if you haven't, I had to make sure you checked out community member Kira Yamato44's take on the same figure. While ... read

Promoted Review: DC Universe Classics Riddler

Apr 26
We don't really review this sort of action figure officially on Tomopop very often, and you all have to know that I adore Batman (and DC in general). Naturally, when I saw this review go up in the community blogs, I wanted to... read

Community Review: POP Boa Hancock Purple Bikini ver.

Apr 14
I have to share a gorgeous swimsuit figure when I see one. Community member Orannis has written up an article in the community blogs (and also shared many images) of his Limited Portrait of Pirates Boa Hancock, Purple Version... read

Promoted Post: Gunmetalgrey's review of NECA's Isaac Clarke Advanced RIG ver.

Mar 07
We interrupt your regular viewing schedule to present another awesome reader-generated review, straight from the community blogs. Gunmetalgrey delivers a highly detailed and image-heavy review of Issac Clarke in his Advanced ... read

Promoted Post: Somakun's custom Ramona Flowers with Scott in a bag

Mar 03
I'm not sure why I didn't do this earlier, but this custom Ramona Flowers figure belongs on the front page. Somakun has worked on a lot of really nice customs which could be seen over at his Deviant Art page, as well as other... read

Promoted Post: Celestecstms' custom Vinylmation, Animal

Feb 18
I know I keep saying I'll show more customs from the Vinylmation world, and shame on me for forgetting! Lucky for me (and you guys, cause this is awesome), we have a community member who made a great custom on her own and pos... read

Promoted Post: Jabman's video review of RG 1/144 scale RX-78-2 Gundam

Feb 10
Mostly a lurker like some of our recent gems in the community blogs, jabman025 came into Tomopop's blogs to share a video review of one of his Gundam model kits. He actually has a lot of similar reviews up on his YouTube cha... read

Promoted Post: Azzerare's intro on Tomopop is an awesome Google Chrome theme

Feb 09
It isn't usual for me to be promoting an intro post, but apart from the fact that I'm thrilled we have more readers becoming more active in the community blogs, Colette herself expressly asked me to get this on the front pag... read

Promoted Post: Tomopop made me do it: Mymimi plush goodness

Feb 07
   I love using (and the use of) the phrase "Tomopop made me do it". It makes me (and other members on staff, I'm sure) incredibly happy when we know that we have encouraged our readers or some of our regu... read

Promoted Post: Make way for Octo-plushies!

Jan 13
I love showing off our community members. This time, we've got a lady with an eye for cuteness and good hands for plush-making. Hannaconda introduced us to her Octopi with lots of felt/plushie accessories and everything to ma... read

Promoted Post: KodyKoala's Custom Anatomy of Gutsman

Jan 13
  Last time, we checked out KodyKoala's custom Anatomy of Megaman and were thoroughly delighted with the result.The customization with this one is about the same, he started with a mold of the character and put in parts ... read

Promoted Post: Dizuni-san shows us some handmade Persona 4 mini figures

Jan 07
    Community member Dizuni-san appears to have a talent for sculpting! Since he is unsatisfied with the lack of Persona Nendoroids, he decided to make some of his own. This post is about some great Persona 4 f... read

We at Tomopop all fell in love with the charm of this limited figure by Nathan Ota, and couldn't resist front paging this great review out of our community blogs of the Midnight Crooner. This figure is truly one of this year'... read feature

Promoted Post: Somakun's amazing custom Experiment 626 as Toothless

Dec 10
   Our community member Somakun has a truly spectacular custom he did, and shared on the c-blogs not too long ago. It was too good to not share it on the front page with everyone else, though. This custom, titled Ni... read

  Dearest readers, Shadow Mask Prime is certainly giving you all a run for your money! Another hilarious review was spotted in the community blogs and is being promoted by request. I really enjoy seeing reviews like... read feature

[Updated]Promoted Post: Check out KodyKoala's Cutaway Mega Man!

Nov 23
   We came across this post in our cblogs, and couldn't resist putting it up on the front page to be sure that everyone took a gander at this great custom for sale!KodyKoala does a lot of custom toys and action figu... read

   By now you all know that we do a huge amount of reviews on Tomopop. Sometimes though, our own readers beat us to the punch! Shadow Mask Prime wrote up this review on the Revoltech Tokusatsu Alien Warrior that jus... read feature

When I get messaged at 2am to check out the c-blogs, I've come to expect that it's going to be something spectacular. When this happened last night, let's just say that I was not prepared for the awesome that awaited. Communi... read feature

[I love seeing the amazing work that our community creates, and I love promoting them more. If you missed this is the c-blogs, be sure to check it out now. I am in love with these photos! -Jason] Let me start this out by adm... read feature

Promoted Story: Introduce a little chaos: Joker MMS DX01 from Hot Toys

Mar 03
Jason here. I know that I say this every single time that I do it, but it tickles me inside when I come across a community blog that blows me away. You guys are so full of talent that it makes me proud to walk that beat on a ... read

[This review by Drew327, as well as momohanabi's video review yesterday, are why I love being Tomopop's Community Manager. We have such an amazingly talented community, and I love giving a well-deserved, front-page spotlight ... read feature

[The Monthly Megapixel (which is currently running a big contest- check it out now) isn't the only way to get your work featured on the front page. Drop an awesome community blog and you could see yourself promoted as a guest... read feature

Jason here, interrupting my throat infected hiatus to promote a fantastic Megapixel. Rack focus, chew toys and comic book panels are the keys to awesome in Drew327's showing for January's Monthly Megapixel. Proving that a qui... read feature

Promoted Stories: Black and White Catwoman now available for pre-order

Nov 20
Since Jason Millward is heading for the Windy City to see The Pixies play, which is apparently more important than writing for this amazing toy blog, he asked me to fill in. I think I'm off to a good start, since that was a w... read

Tomopop promoted story of the week: Journey's end: my Knight of Gold is completed!

Jul 30
This week's promoted story comes to us from GundamJehutyKai. He's been working on a kit of Knight of Gold from the manga The Five Star Stories for quite some time, and now, it's finally done. To celebrate that, GundamJehutyK... read

Tomopop promoted story of the week: Figure of Speech, Episode 2

Jul 19
This week's promoted story comes to us from tCi. He's been putting together some great blogs, but the ones that have recently caught our eye have been his Figure of Speech comic panels. You can read part 1 of this comic here... read

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