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Brian Szabelski is Tomopop's Editor-in-Chief, stuck with an ever-growing collection of figures and toys. When he's not posting on Tomopop, he can usually be found working on any number of projects (some of which will be revealed in good time) or hunting down older figures he doesn't own but wants.

Born and raised in Detroit, he currently lives in northwest Ohio. He enjoys a number of things, including taiko drum playing, food, friends, watching movies, food, writing fiction and playing Team Fortress 2. He also longs for the day a Tomopup figure is available ... among two dozen others he'd like.

You can currently follow him on Twitter at @brianszabelski.
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SDCC 2014: A look at the creatures of Thimblestump Hollow

Hiding out in Cardboard Spaceship's booth were a trio of prototypes for an upcoming series called Thimblestump Hollow. The series will feature the creatures/work of Chris Ryniak and Amanda Spayd, with sculpting by Scott Wette...   more

SDCC 2014: A look at the creatures of Thimblestump Hollow photo

SDCC 2014: That Tetsuya Nomura-designed Batman is as crazy as you'd think

The biggest buzz in the last 24 hours from SDCC is almost certainly Square Enix's latest Variant Play Arts Kai: Batman, as designed by Final Fantasy designer Tetsuya Nomura. I've checked around the Internet and seen some mixe...   more

SDCC 2014: That Tetsuya Nomura-designed Batman is as crazy as you'd think photo

Mondo enters the collectibles realm with some old favorites

The name Mondo might not hop out at you, but if you're a movie buff like the folks at our sibling site Flixist, then you might know their parent company, Alamo Drafthouse. Mondo is the T-shirt-and-art-print-producing arm of A...   more

Mondo enters the collectibles realm with some old favorites photo

Three new custom figures from SoKo Cat arrive

SoKo Cat has some new customs in her shop, with a "B" theme to them. By that, I mean bunnies, broccoli, and 'bots: A custom version of Paul Shih's Bevil, the Broccoflower edition, with some re-paints on Bevil's body to make ...   more

Three new custom figures from SoKo Cat arrive photo


Three new custom figures from SoKo Cat arrive photo
Three new custom figures from SoKo Cat arrive photo
Three new custom figures from SoKo Cat arrive photo
Three new custom figures from SoKo Cat arrive photo
Three new custom figures from SoKo Cat arrive photo
Three new custom figures from SoKo Cat arrive photo



Titan Merchandise also announces Dragon Age Titans

Are you as excited as Vanessa was earlier about Titan Merchandise's new Buffy Titans? Well, hold on to your butts, because that's not the only announcement they made today. In a separate e-mail, Titan have also announced a ne...   more

Titan Merchandise also announces Dragon Age Titans photo

A look at DKE's 2014 SDCC exclusives

So DKE Toys have already shown off their exclusives from Motorbot and Scott Wilkowski ... but there are far, far more coming to their booth this year (#5045). So many, in fact, that it's rather impractical to do individual po...   more

A look at DKE's 2014 SDCC exclusives photo


A look at DKE's 2014 SDCC exclusives photo
A look at DKE's 2014 SDCC exclusives photo
A look at DKE's 2014 SDCC exclusives photo
A look at DKE's 2014 SDCC exclusives photo
A look at DKE's 2014 SDCC exclusives photo
A look at DKE's 2014 SDCC exclusives photo



Kuso Vinyl dishes up two SDCC releases

As they've done in years past, Kuso Vinyl will be at San Diego Comic Con in 2014, taking over booth #5642 for the show and bringing along two exclusives. The first of those is the Luckitty American Dreampon, which screams Ame...   more

Kuso Vinyl dishes up two SDCC releases photo

Motorbot's R2-DX comes to San Diego Comic Con

Motorbot's presence at SDCC will at least have more than just a custom toy or two: he's releasing his R2-DX figure as one of DKE Toys' show exclusives. Priced at US$45 each and limited to a run of 20, it's essentially an R2-D...   more

Motorbot's R2-DX comes to San Diego Comic Con photo

Playmates' SDCC exclusive is an original design Raphael

When Playmates shows up at a convention, they're almost certainly there to talk Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, their most high-profile line in the past few years. It also goes without saying that they show up with a convention...   more

Playmates' SDCC exclusive is an original design Raphael photo

Jamungo reveals Redjack for Rotofugi's SDCC booth

Jamungo have announced a few exclusives for SDCC, and specifically, they've given us info on their Rotofugi exclusive, Redjack. The newest Squadt army member includes two sets of arms (classic and 2.1 versions), a shotgu...   more

Jamungo reveals Redjack for Rotofugi's SDCC booth photo

Rocket Raccoon mini-bust joins Gentle Giant's SDCC exclusives list

Gentle Giant has been rolling out some SDCC exclusives this week, and their newest is a 5-inch-tall polystone mini-bust of Marvel's Rocket Raccoon. The design is based on Rocket's appearance in the new Guardians of the Galaxy...   more

Rocket Raccoon mini-bust joins Gentle Giant's SDCC exclusives list photo


Rocket Raccoon mini-bust joins Gentle Giant's SDCC exclusives list photo
Rocket Raccoon mini-bust joins Gentle Giant's SDCC exclusives list photo
Rocket Raccoon mini-bust joins Gentle Giant's SDCC exclusives list photo
Rocket Raccoon mini-bust joins Gentle Giant's SDCC exclusives list photo
Rocket Raccoon mini-bust joins Gentle Giant's SDCC exclusives list photo
Rocket Raccoon mini-bust joins Gentle Giant's SDCC exclusives list photo



Jason Freeny shows heart (and veins) with Cardio Kitty

Jason Freeny's anatomical sculptures and illustrations have become his trademark, but his newest piece — Cardio Kitty — is a slightly different twist on things. Normally, we've see his cutaway-style sculptures, bu...   more

Jason Freeny shows heart (and veins) with Cardio Kitty photo