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NEW WORKS FROM SPANISH STREET ARTIST PEJAC IN TOKYO

unnamed-8The artist Pejac recently completed a tour of Asia putting up new works in Hong-Kong, Seoul, in Tokyo. The photos we have received are from his tour through the city of Tokyo featuring his silhouette inspired, politically charged street art. To see more of the work from all the locations make sure to head over to Hi-Fructose and check out a feature they created for his tour.


-Travis

GAME OF THRONES CONSTRUCTION KITS COMING FROM McFARLANE TOYS

unnamed-13Ok all you Game of Thrones fans out there we have some big news from HBO and McFarlane Toys! The TV and toy giants are excited to announce that they will be releasing GoT inspired Construction Kits later this year. The brick building sets will include Construction Sets, Figure Packs, and Set Figures all inspired by the cultural phenomenon that is GoT. Look for these to be hitting store shelves starting in November. Below are all the details on the sets.

Construction Sets: MSRP $14.99-49.99 – Depicting the most outstanding moments from your Game of Thrones, including the Iron Throne Room, Mother of Dragons and Attack on the Wall, each set includes scene specific characters, stunning details and realistic accessories.

Construction Figure Packs: MSRP $9.99 – Starter packs featuring Houses Stark and Lannister with your favorite house armies, complete with house banner and sigil.

Construction Set Figures: MSRP $3.99 – Twelve buildable blind bag figures inspired by characters from Game of Thrones. Each 2-inch scale figure includes an environment base, and humans include articulated body parts.  Series 1: #1 Tyrion Lannister; #2 Jon Snow ; #3 Daenerys Targaryen; #4 Grey Worm; #5 Ghost; #6 Rhaegal; #7 Unsullied; #8 Crow; #9 Kingsguard; #10 Wildling (w/ Axe); #11 Wildling (w/ Spear) and  #12 Wight.

-Travis

64 COLORS TEASES THEIR ‘BEDTIME STORIES’ PIECE FOR MPH

11374786_1075892022439647_1046643629_nAnother awesome teaser for the upcoming ‘Bedtime Stories’ group show at MyPlasticHeart comes to us from the artistic duo of 64 Colors. As you can see it appears the artists created three different customs for the event based on the Bedtime Bunny platform. This event looks like it is going to be one not to miss! For more info on this show follow the link HERE.

-Travis

3DRETRO 4th OF JULY SALE GOING ON NOW!

Screen Shot 2015-07-04 at 1.53.00 PMTo celebrate America’s Birthday 3DRetro has launched a 4th of July sale! Now through July 6th you can save 20% off everything in the 3DRetro store and online! All you have to do is select your items and use the code ‘HAPPY4TH’ at check out and watch the savings rack up! To see everything they have to offer follow the link HERE.

-Travis

‘AMERICAN DEPRESS’ PRINT RELEASE FROM RON ENGLISH

POP_AD_0715As Ron English continues to dig through his personal vault of items we are treated to another awesome find! English has found a limited amount of his famous ‘American Depress’ 8.5″x 11″ print. This release was limited to 90 signed and numbered pieces and sold out relatively quickly upon the original release. This is a great chance for all of you who missed this release to own one of the artist’s most iconic images. These will hit the Propaganda store July 7th at Noon EST HERE for $125 each. Be sure to act quick because these won’t last long.

-Travis

‘WORD BALLOONS’ OPENING & LIVE PAINTING AT SDSU DOWNTOWN GALLERY

SDSU_WordBalloons_ComicConOpening on Thursday July 9th in San Diego is a new event featuring the work and live painting from Hugo Crosthwaite. ‘Word Balloons’, as the title suggests, supports the sequential design and character development of comics through its iconic Word Balloons or as the comic-industry lovingly refers to the dialogue shared on the printed page as a speech balloon, speech bubble, or thought bubble. The street-level gallery will feature the student, faculty and alumni work of SDSU anchored by “Honorary Fellow” and contemporary artist Hugo Crosthwaite. If you are in town for SDCC this will be a great event to check out after you leave the floor! The event takes place Thursday, July 9, 2015 from 6-9pm at 725 West Broadway, San Diego, California Make sure to get out and see this awesome event!

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-Travis

Images and Content found on Mark Murphy Design

SDCC 15: MIKE EGAN ‘LUCKY’ HAND PAINTED RESIN FIGURES

unnamed-7As a follow up to last year’s series of Mike Egan‘s ‘Bones’ character hand painted figures DKE has decided to create a series of ‘Lucky’ figures! They enlisted George Gaspar from October Toys  to sculpt wings and Garret Ziegler from BlockHeads Toys to hand cast Egan’s character. Then Egan hand painted Star Wars ‘Power of the Force’ inspired backer cards for each figure. This edition of just 20 figures will be available at booth #5045 for $100 each during SDCC. If you have the classic ‘Bones’ release then you aren’t going to want to miss this one!

-Travis

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