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3:00 PM on 08.25.2014

Contest Results: Who will win Adventure Time's Changing Faces BMO?

Hello, all! We had another great turnout for our August contest proving that everyone loves BMO. Why wouldn't you? I asked what your favorite video games were and you gave plenty of different answers. Still, there can only be...

Vanessa Cubillo




Turning your garden into a warzone: DST's Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare collectibles explode into a photo gallery and into retailers next month photo
Turning your garden into a warzone: DST's Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare collectibles explode into a photo gallery and into retailers next month
by Scarecroodle

Diamond Select Toys has released new images for its Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare mini figures. Both the Minifigures and Minimates are slated to hit retail next month, although fans have an opportunity to win both sets.

Details after the jump.

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Contest Time: Win Adventure Time's Changing Faces BMO photo
Contest Time: Win Adventure Time's Changing Faces BMO
by Vanessa Cubillo

What time is it? Contest time!

Ok, I had to write that. Now that it's out of my system I feel better. Yes, now that it's August, we're having another contest to shower our readers with toys.

As you can see, this month's prize comes from the wacky cartoon, Adventure Time. Thanks to Shadow of the Nerd, we have a Changing Faces BMO figure to give to one lucky reader. So since BMO is a cute game system, our theme for this contest will be video games.

To win, all you have to do is leave a comment answering, What are some of your favorite video games? Get your comments in by August 17.

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Design your own Tuttz and win from Argonaut Resins photo
Design your own Tuttz and win from Argonaut Resins
by Vanessa Cubillo

To celebrate his birthday, creator of Argonaut Resins, END, has decided to hold a design contest. On social media, he announced that he will be having a Tuttz art contest where fans can win a Tuttz mini. If you want to enter, download the art template shown and let your creativity take over!

You can color this by hand, use your computer, even alter the Tuttz design a bit; just make sure you can still tell it’s a Tuttz. When you’re finished, email your design to Argonaut Resins. This contest will run until August 31, and if there are a lot of entires there could be more prizes. 

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Contest Results: Who will win Funko's My Little Pony playset? photo
Contest Results: Who will win Funko's My Little Pony playset?
by Vanessa Cubillo

Who's ready to make paper ponies?

I asked everyone what their favorite summer hobby was for a chance to win a My Little Pony papercraft playset. I enjoy anything that gets me out of the house, especially on a hot day. So, I think it's time to announce a winner! 

Congratulations to Matthew A. Tibo! You will be receiving this playset from Funko. Please email your name and address to vanessa@tomopop.com. Thank you to everyone who entered, be on the look out for more contests in the future. 

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Contest Time: Win a My Little Pony papercraft playset photo
Contest Time: Win a My Little Pony papercraft playset
by Vanessa Cubillo

Hello Tomopop readers!

Here we are in July. The weather is hot, the air conditioners are cranked high, and vacations are being taken all over. That’s why the summer is a perfect time to pick up a hobby, and that’s exactly what this contest is about.

Thanks to Shadow of the Nerd, we have a Funko My Little Pony boxos papercraft playset to give to one lucky reader. If you love working with paper, or just love My Little Pony, you can win this simply by answering our question;

What’s your favorite hobby in the summertime?

Answer that in the comments below by July 12 to enter. 

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Flixist offers Transformers fans a chance to win some Age of Extinction swag photo
Flixist offers Transformers fans a chance to win some Age of Extinction swag
by Scarecroodle

Our sibling site, Flixist, currently has a contest going for some Transformers: Age of Extinction collectibles. Two winners will receive a Transformers figure (one will win an Optimus Prime, the other will get a Crosshairs) and a hat. All you have to do to enter is go to leave a comment about your favorite memory of a Transformers toy on the contest story. It should literally take you two seconds, so what are you waiting for?

[ Enter at Flixist ]

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DST announces first Stay Puft photo contest winner, more to come as contest continues photo
DST announces first Stay Puft photo contest winner, more to come as contest continues
by Scarecroodle

Diamond Select Toys has announced the first winner in its 24-inch Stay Puft Marshmallow Man vinyl bank photo contest and it's.... Jon Tilson of Alabama! (Okay, that probably didn't warrant a big reveal.) Jon Tilson won US$200 in prizes which include a Godzilla bank, a Knight Rider vehicle, an Amazing Spider-Man movie bust, a Slimer bank, Slimer gelatin mold, a Ghostbusters Silicone Tray, as well as some other Ghostbusters items.

What was Tilson's winning photo? A shot of his "angry" Stay-Puft next to a giant peanut character in the center of Dothan, AL, the peanut capital of the world. If nothing else, it proves that the playing field is wide open so all contestants have a decent shot at the prize (and that incorporating local landmarks into the photo is probably plus). The lesson? Diamond Select Toys' totally awesome 24-inch Stay Puft Marshmallow Man vinyl banks may cost a sizable US$110 (Entertainment Earth will ship it for free), but you can definitely get some return on your investment.

The contest is still ongoing (a new winner will be announced every month until... well, it's an open-ended contest) so now might be a great time to pick up one of these banks.

[ Pre-order the (standard) Stay Puft at Entertainment Earth | Big Bad Toy Store ]

[ Pre-order the Angry Stay Puft at Entertainment Earth ]

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Contest Results: Who's our Evangelion Asuka Capsule Q winner? photo
Contest Results: Who's our Evangelion Asuka Capsule Q winner?
by Vanessa Cubillo

Two weeks ago I asked readers to name their favorite capsule toys, and boy did I get a lot of responses! Readers named Pokemon, Sailor Moon, Evangelion, Gundam, Dragon Ball Z, and more. There was no wrong answer.

All of this was to see who wanted to win an Evangelion Asuka Capsule Q toy and more. So now it's time to announce the winner!

Chosen by random, the winner of this contest is Okan ahin!

Congratulations! Please email me at Vanessa@tomopop.com Thanks to everyone who entered. We'll be having more contests coming up very soon. 

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Contest time: Win an Evangelion Asuka Capsule Q and more photo
Contest time: Win an Evangelion Asuka Capsule Q and more
by Vanessa Cubillo

Greetings, Tomopop readers!

It's time for another exciting contest where we're giving away some fun prizes. What are we offering this time? Well, one winner will get a Kaiyodo Evangelion Asuka Capsule Q Fraulein figure, but that's not all! Along with this figure, the winner will also receive a few mystery prizes. Don't you just love a surprise? 

So how can you win? It's easy! Just leave a comment on this post answering one question. What are your favorite capsule toys? If you know me, it's going to be no surprise that I say anything Sailor Moon. Answer by June 3 for a chance to win.

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Contest results: Who's winning our set of Persona 4 Half-Age characters? photo
Contest results: Who's winning our set of Persona 4 Half-Age characters?
by Vanessa Cubillo

Greetings, Tomopop readers!

We got a surprisingly huge response for this contest! Either people really like Persona 4 or they like the thought of spring. Whatever the reason, I'd like to thank everyone who entered.

It was nice hearing all the things our readers are looking forward to once spring comes. To make this contest fair, I picked the winner using a random number generator.

So the winner is derelictjet!

You'll be receiving a set of Persona 4 Half-Age character figures. Please email your name and address to Vanessa@tomopop.com

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Hot Toys gets 200k Facebook fans and you get a chance at winning figures photo
Hot Toys gets 200k Facebook fans and you get a chance at winning figures
by Jeremy Emerje Crocker

Hot Toys is on fire right now and they can't contain their excitement over hitting 200,000 fans on Facebook! Now they're ready to let it spread by announcing a contest that gives you a chance at some big prizes. Entering is simple: Just grab your first Hot Toys figure and take a picture of it, make a post right here on Facebook with the image and write a short blurb about your feelings on the figure, then sit back and cross your fingers. Be creative because you'll be going up against some stiff competition; even before the contest has been up for a day it has already seen some potential winning entries.

But your hard work could be rewarded with one of these big prizes:

  1. Batman (1989) – 1/6th scale Batmobile Collectible Vehicle
  2. Iron Man 3 – 1/6th scale Tony Stark (The Mechanic) Collectible Figure
  3. Man of Steel – 1/6th scale Superman Collectible Figure

Not bad at all. You don't have a lot of time, just until May 7. After that they'll have a shortlist of favorites picked on May 9, but remember, it's not just the photo, writing counts in this case! Good luck!

While you're at it you can try your luck with Hot Toys' the Amazing Spider-Man 2 Instagram contest which doesn't require you to own any Hot Toys figures to enter. Just take a picture of a local Spider-Man 2 move promotion and upload it to Instagram with the hashtag #SpotSpidey to win one of 10 prize packages. Contest ends May 6 and you can enter as many times as you want so it doesn't hurt to give it a shot.

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