RELEASE! due in September After having our appetites whetted by a gorgeous preview on Wednesday, Nendoroid Sakura Kinomoto from Cardcaptor Sakura is now in the wild, ready for pre-orders from all good stores. For those of you who didn't catch Goo... read feature
Spring is just around the corner We’re almost in spring! The weather is definitely getting better, even if the occasional cold winds come around. So to prepare, we’re doing a little pre-spring cleaning here at Tomopop.
We’re giving away o... read feature
5 live events plus 1 online competition You've built your Gunpla and now you want something to do with it. You've painted, sculpted new parts by hand, added armor by cutting many, many small pieces of plaplate. If you'd like the chance to show off your Gunpla, you ... read feature
Remember: He's big enough to hold your banana... whatever that means Diamond Select Toys' 24-inch tall Stay Puft Marshmallow Man vinyl bank recently started to ship and, to celebrate, DST will be hosting a series of monthly contests where all fans need to do to win is take a photo of their 24-... read feature
Who runs the world? Thanks so much to everyone who entered this month's Tomopop Micropixel contest. The theme was Girl Power, so the focus was all on female figures. I loved every submission, so it was really hard to pick a winner.
Still, our To... read feature
Where are my Spice Girl dolls? Reminder: There's still time to enter our Tomopop Micropixel contest. The deadline is March 17.
Hello Tomopop readers!
Here we are in a brand new month, so I think it’s about time we roll out a brand new photo contest! ... read feature
Geez, Batman, at least open the window before going through it DC Collectibles' Facebook page has hit 50,000 likes and, to celebrate the momentous occasion, DC Collectibles announced plans for a series of fan-oriented special events. The most recent event is a sweepstakes where one lucky... read feature
Hope your Valentine's Day was filled with chocolate So Valentine’s Day is officially over, and so is our valentine contest. Thanks to all the people who submitted a valentine. Everyone did a great job!
I decided to have some fun of my own and make one too. Ok, so ... read feature
The only way to fly is on the wings of love Reminder: The deadline for this contest is this Saturday. Submit your valentine for a chance to win!
It’s officially February, so that means Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Can’t you just feel the... read feature
Our winner is getting prizes from Drew Oliver's collection Happy Chinese New Year, Tomopop readers. Today begins the Year of the Wooden Horse, and hopefully this year will bring all of you lots of luck and success. Thank you to everyone who entered this contest, it was nice to hear w... read feature
A horse is a horse, of course, of course! Chinese New Year is almost upon us. The Year of the Black Snake will be over on January 31, and the Year of the Wooden Horse will begin. To celebrate, we’re giving away a Computer Virus Trojan plush and keychain from D... read feature
Friends forever A big thank you to everyone who entered out latest Micropixel contest! This time round the theme we set was 'Best of Friends' and you guys certainly took that to heart, pairing up your figures to produce some great shots.
As ... read feature
Win yourself a Christmas present! Christmas will soon be upon us, so what better time to start giving stuff away? Yes, it's time for a new photo contest!
The theme this time out will be Best of Friends. We want to see your figures hanging out with each other,... read feature
Win Belldandy or Nendoroid Mikasa Good Smile Company Europe is clearly keen to get into the Christmas spirit, as community manager Maritan has announced over on her blog that they'll be holding a special festive contest in co-operation with partner sites like... read feature
Did you win? Back in August, Diamond Select Toys announced that it would be holding a Marvel Select-themed photo contest with a number of prizes which included MS prototypes, rare variants, and the such. The results are in and apparently ... read feature
Are you excited? Last week I announced a giveaway contest for one Funko Avengers Thor Pop! figure. Thank you to everyone who entered. I never get tired of hearing why Thor is so great! Unfortunately, I could only pick one winner, which I did ... read feature
To celebrate Thor hitting the big screen again, we're having a giveaway! It seems like just yesterday I was watching a fairly unknown Chris Hemsworth on the big screen portraying Marvel’s Norse God, Thor. Now two years and three Marvel movies later, Chris Hemsworth is back as Thor in Thor: ... read feature
Summer days draw to a close Huge thanks to everyone who entered into our latest Tomopop Micropixel photo contest. We set the theme of 'Summer Holidays' and you certainly rose to the challenge, producing some rather lovely pictures.
The editorial team he... read feature
It's competition time! [Update - Last call for entries! The contest closes at midnight tomorrow, so get those final photos in!]
Hey all, it's been a little while since we last held a photo competition, so it's about time for a new one I'd say!
Give... read feature
Is it finally my time to shine?! Diamond Select Toys has announced it will be hosting a Marvel Select photo contest. Prizes will include rare variants, prototypes, and autographed copies of Marvel Select figures.
The contest, which runs from today through Se... read feature
Get out your DSLR, steal your friends or use heavy filters on Instagram Get out your cameras, your props and locations set as Good Smile has opened for entries in their summer Scale Figure Photo Contest. The rules are now available in English and there's only a couple of things to keep in mind. O... read feature
You'd have to be Gamecrazy not to enter... or to enter. Whichever is funnier Have you been enviously eying Kotobukiya's 16-inch Iron Man Mark VII ARTFX Light-Up statue but it doesn't fit in your budget? Or are you just a fan of winning stuff? Gamecrazy has you covered on both counts with their statue ... read feature
Also offering a huge 9-patty burger all in honor of third movie's DVD and Blu-ray release in Japan. It's easy to make fun of American's for being food gluttons, but Japan sure does love to do some crazy food promotions! Remember that Windows 7 burger that was offered at Japanese Burger Kings a few years ago? Well say hello ... read feature
Foldable.me hosts our latest giveaway [UPDATE: Last day to enter!]
Foldable.Me is giving away some, well, Foldables! There are three simple steps to enter:
1) Hit up Foldable.Me2) Create your own custom Foldable (go wild!)3) Share your creation on Twitter u... read feature
You could win rare, custom, and full cases of Android figures. This Easter, Google+ user Jim Long wants to fill your baskets with more than just chocolate. Long is holding a major Android giveaway with prizes from many sponsors like VinylRiot, Tenacious Toys, and Fuller Designs.
To... read feature
Congrats! Thanks to everyone who participated in our little contest last week! I used random.org to pick out a winner, and this time it was... *drumroll*.... InknPaper! Congratulations!
Send an email over to Brian (brian [at] tomopop [... read feature
We're giving away some Pokemon EX Power Tins being released this week! [update: I've been informed we're giving away one prize - that is, one set of all three collectible tins. The competition is fierce - good luck, everyone! I'll be picking someone at random, to be fair]
A mysterious benef... read feature
Congratulations, everyone! Our February contest ended and, after much deliberation, staff have voted on winners! The haiku with the most staff votes was dreamersalice's which went:
I wait months and monthsJust to gain your plastic smileOh… you ... read feature
Assimilate your posterior over to Entertainment Earth to enter Entertainment Earth and Bif Bang Pow! are celebrating Toy Fair 2013 in style, by giving away Toy Fair exclusive versions of the Star Trek Borg Monitor Mate and Doctor Who TARDIS Monitor Mate. All you have to do to enter is he... read feature
Nothing makes us happier than giving back Both in honor of our birthday here at Tomopop as well as upcoming Valentine's Day (woo, love all around!) and just "February is awesome in general," and all of that good stuff, I'm giving a couple of things away!
I rece... read feature
Sponsored by HobbyLink Japan Sorry for the delay there folks, but I'm back to announce the winners. Be sure to check the contest post to see all the great entries.
For the November Megapixel, the winners are Nan, Ket and Itsa Timmy! Email me at pedro [at... read feature
Can you put a price on your dignity? And is said price less than $200? Are you sick of Facebook contests yet? Every time I turn around, it seems like somebody else is running a contest for cheap "Likes" and, more often than not, a good number of people are friendship-whoring themselves into thes... read feature