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12:27 PM on 11.19.2014

BREAKING: NECA to buy Kidrobot

In news that comes as a surprise, Kidrobot has an agreement in place to be purchased by NECA. The designer toy maker -- especially known for its Dunny line and blind-boxed figures -- will become an "artist-run company," accor...

Brian Szabelski


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3:00 PM on 07.24.2014

Kidrobot to close all their retail stores

Kidrobot has had a rough time this year. They’ve raised prices and have closed a number of stores. They don’t even have their own booth at this year’s SDCC. So instead of waiting to hear about each store t...

Vanessa Cubillo

10:00 AM on 06.20.2014

Kidrobot gets license for Adventure Time

Yesterday on social media, Kidrobot posted a photo to announce that Adventure Time would soon be a part of their company. The photo shows a sullen looking Finn wearing Jake as a coat and earphones as he listens to BMO like a...

Vanessa Cubillo

12:00 PM on 06.04.2014

Kidrobot is coming out with new Simpsons figures for their 25th anniversary

When it comes to Kidrobot, their Simpsons figures are probably my favorite line. All of their toys remind me how awesome that show used to be. So now to celebrate their 25th anniversary, Kidrobot is coming out with a number ...

Vanessa Cubillo

11:00 PM on 05.16.2014

Kidrobot is closing their Los Angeles store

On Wednesday, Kidrobot announced that they would be closing their Los Angeles store. News that I can’t say is surprising. It was only last month that they closed the doors on their New York City store. This time in the...

Vanessa Cubillo

3:00 PM on 04.22.2014

Kidrobot is closing their New York City store

Business has not been looking good for Kidrobot. Last year they closed their Miami store, last month they announced a price increase on most of their items, and the bad news keeps on coming. Today, on their blog, Kidrobot&rs...

Vanessa Cubillo

7:00 PM on 04.09.2014

Kidrobot introduces the reusable Munny

Kidrobot’s signature do-it-yourself toy, the Munny, is coming out in a slightly different format. Called the Reusable Munny, this vinyl figure will come with a set of six markers that can be wiped off so you can draw o...

Vanessa Cubillo

6:00 PM on 03.25.2014

Kidrobot announces price increase for both online and in store items

Today, on their blog, Kidrobot announced that they would be raising prices on a bunch of their existing and future lines. This price increase will effect items in both their online store and retail stores. In their post, Kid...

Vanessa Cubillo

8:00 AM on 02.06.2014

Kidrobot's Labbit grows a beard

Are beards in? YES! ... err, yes, it seems, and even Kidrobot is getting in on the action. They're dropping a new version of Frank Kozik's Labbit with that handlebar mustache, and this time with an added beard as well. Called...

Brian Szabelski

7:00 AM on 02.04.2014

Watch our new DIY toy livestream tonight at 9pm EST

Hello Tomopop readers! I hope you'll join me tonight for the first episode in my new livestream series about DIY toys. I’ll be customizing toys live and taking you through my process as we go along. Watch as I work...

Vanessa Cubillo

9:04 PM on 01.28.2014

Kidrobot will be releasing a Mega Man figure line

Kidrobot sure has been busy! It’s only January and already we know that they’re working on a TMNT line, and now we’re seeing that they will be releasing a Mega Man line. A few hours ago they’ve releas...

Vanessa Cubillo



1:00 PM on 01.28.2014

Huck Gee's Skullhead added to Kidrobot's Art Giants

Are you a Huck Gee fan with US$5,000 sitting around collecting dust? Well, then congrats: you can afford Kidrobot's newest Art Giants piece, a 4-foot-tall fiberglass version of Huck's Skullhead. Truthfully, I don't imagine it...

Brian Szabelski