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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


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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

7:00 PM on 01.15.2014

It looks like Kidrobot is making TMNT figures

Today on Kidrobot’s Facebook page they posted four teaser images of figures that looked pretty familiar. The green shells, colored bandanas, and ninja weapons. These are obviously figures of the Samurai Pizza Cats! No...

Vanessa Cubillo



Kidrobot announces their NYCC exclusives photo
Kidrobot announces their NYCC exclusives
by Vanessa Cubillo

The countdown for NYCC has officially begun now that we're in October. Since we're this close to the big event, Kidrobot has decided to announce the exclusives they'll have at their booth. In the original version of their Dia de Los Muertos Homer figure, Homer's suit is white.

In this con edition, Homer's suit is black with complimenting colors. This vinyl con edition of Dia de Los Muertos Homer will be US$49.99. Moving on to Street Fighter, what's better than a Ryu figure? A golden Ryu figure!

This Street Fighter con exclusive will be three inches tall and entirely gold. Pricing information hasn't been released. Kidrobot will also have exclusives of their original figures as well.

There will be an exclusive of their Keep Watch Labbit. This version will look skinned and have a sculpted brain,muscle tissue and gradient tendons. This Labbit's never blinking eye will also be glow in the dark. The special limited edition of this Keep Watch Labbit will be US$99.99.

This last exclusive was first seen at SDCC. It's the Evel Knievel inspired Locodonta Dunny. This vinyl figure will be eight inches tall and glow in the dark. Limited to 400, the Locodonta Dunny will be US$99.99. All of these exclusives can be found at Kidrobot's NYCC booth # 607.

[via Kidrobot]

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9:00 AM on 09.11.2013

Kidrobot shows preview of Simpsons Day of the Dead Homer

As Halloween approaches, Kidrobot is rolling out more Simpsons figures. After the Treehouse of Horror series, Kidrobot is previewing their Day of the Dead Homer figure. Homer is designed wearing a blanco mariachi suit, remov...

Vanessa Cubillo

6:00 PM on 08.27.2013

Kidrobot takes orders on new mini Dam Gun bot mascots

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. I'm not so sure how flattered Bandai is by this, but Kidrobot certainly seems sincere in their attempt to merge the worlds of Gunpla and designer figures. They're new proj...

Jeremy Emerje Crocker



9:00 AM on 08.19.2013

Mikie Graham brings Gorillaz to Super Cooper's TAG show

Super Cooper's "Music To My Ears" custom art show is opening this Satuday at Toy Art Gallery. We've already seen a preview of Obscure's Social Distortion inspired work, now here's a preview from Mikie Graham. Graham, also kn...

Vanessa Cubillo