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New from Staple Design comes a physical manifestation of their popular and pugnacious fowl character. Bellator Columbidae literally means “fighting pigeon” in Latin, and an angry big guy he is indeed. Created in collaboration with toy-makers extraordinaire Adfunture Workshop, this figurine is so large (nearly a foot tall) that he has to be stabilized by his extensive tail feathers. Accessorized with his own fitted cap, Bellator Columbidae is limited to 100 pieces and is available now at CONCRETE.

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November 3, 2011 at 11:57


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Remember when you could still spend days enjoying yourselves with little green plastic soldiers who can’t do jack, from an outsiders point of view it probably didn’t look all that impressive. But to us, it was real and that was all that mattered. Flying tanks, godzilla dogs and giant babies with laser eyes, it was all good. Now this father and son have recreated one of these battles, but as seen through the eyes of your 6 year old self. Sit back, enjoy the movie and spend the rest of the day reminiscing the good ol’days.

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July 15, 2011 at 00:07

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Medicom Toy offers a full look into its Series 22 collection. Comprised of 11 different designs, several of the releases coincide with some familiar aspects of pop culture including the card game UNO, The Green Lantern, the Jamaican national flag, Pirates of the Caribbean, Cars 3 and House of Pain. Look for a release at Concrete soon.


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Medicom Toy has released two be@rbricks in 100%, to celebrate Valentine’s day 2011. One inspired by chocolate and the other

Two special editions of Be@rbrick have been released for Valentine’s Day, 2011.
One Valentine’s edition is covered in chocolate, a dripping chocolate print. It has a Happy Valentine Heart on its chest, that looks like a sticker and is about to peel off. On its back, it says “Happy Valentine’s Day 2011″ in calligraphy writing.

The other seems to be a contrasting version of last years Valentine’s Be@rbrick, sporting an all-over pink heart print on a GID body.

Get ready to see these arrive at Concrete any day now

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February 10, 2011 at 12:01


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Our fellow toy dealers (and enthusiasts) from the States: ToyTokyo have released a commercial featuring a big part of their collection. Be@rbricks, Space Invaders, Barack Obama, Transformers, Don Corleone, the Joker, Mazinger, Dunnys and Michael Jackson all got together to have themselves a party. Loving it!

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January 15, 2011 at 14:21


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Kidrobot has teamed up with Matt Groening on the Simpsons 2 – featuring another selection of Springfield’s colorful citizens. The series includes two variants of the immediate Simpsons family (Bart, Homer, Marge, Lisa and Maggie) : Mariachi and the chase Zombies. Grandpa Simpson (below) makes an appearance as a mystery figure complete with reading spectacles and shriner hat accessories.
Also, we have managed to restock on the very last boxes of Simpsons series 1. So if you’re looking for that Itchy to match your Scratchy, now is your final chance. All are available now at Concrete.

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January 6, 2011 at 11:42


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The world’s greatest do-it-yourself toy just got shrunk!

The geniuses at the Kidrobot labs have managed to squeeze Munny’s endless world of possibilities into a miniature, 4-inch frame. Paint, draw, or scribble; pierce, pose or clothe. Each Munny comes with stickers, practice template, marker and a mystery accessory, available once more at Concrete.

Check out the slideshow below to see what others have already done with their Munny’s and click here for tips and tricks on customizing your own Munny.

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January 5, 2011 at 14:33


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Be@rbrick is onto their 21st series of blind-packed designs. This time around the toys feature officially licensed graphics from The Prodigy (”Invaders Must Die”), TRON: Legacy (Daft Punk), Twin Peaks (changes color in water), Barbie, DC Comics (Batman), Karel Capek (Bee), HAZE and Harry Potter alongside a Mexican flag, and some familiar Be@rbrick styles such as the Jelly and the Basic.

Coming soon at all Concrete stores.


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Simpsons did it first!

Dunny Club spotted a photo of Kidrobot’s Family Guy mini series over at Big Bad Toy Store who is apparently taking pre-orders. This is apparently due for release in April. We can confirm that the lineup shot is legit (though really pixelated…), not sure about the drop date.


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Now in stock at Concrete, in even smaller amounts than usual. Kidrobot comes out with their latest series of their treasured Dunnys. The name says it all, 14 brand spanking new designs by 13 internationally renowned artists (i.e. Baseman, Angry Woebots and Huck Gee) with their only restriction being, all designs must be made in black, grey and white. Result is a very clean series, with an more mature feeling to them as opposed to the regular series. Where any other Dunny series comes in boxes of 25, these mono-colored little beasts only come in boxes of 16, so quantities are even lower. If you’re looking to pick these up, don’t wait on it. Hit the jump to see more pics of this series. Read the rest of this entry »

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December 16, 2010 at 13:53

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