MWOTR Playsets and Accessories

As we near our 3rd Birthday we hope to reveal something that we have been working on since the first concept art.

We currently have rings we import from China in bulk, and we have a playmat that gives a sort of arena. But I have never been satisfied to just stop there.

While I can’t reveal anything too specific just know that the closer we get to your 3rd birthday the closer this may become a reality in your collections 😉

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We are also hard at work on some new playmats, but they coincide with Volumes 5 and 6 of the Comic so releasing them now would ruin the fun 🙂

Oh yeah and this happened at the Studio the other day….

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Clutter Magazine & new prototype

We found out today we are featured along with a host of other awesome creators in the recent issue of Clutter Magazine

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And on that note we shared last night the work we are doing on Molie

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This is the 2nd step along the way, after this we clean him up and tighten the details and fix any imperfections that might exist before he heads to China!

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July 4th Sale Details

We are preparing the Ringside store for the debut of our newest colorways. We have 3 releases this Saturday (July 4th) at Noon CST

Metallic Bronze Goliath $6.00

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GiTD Goliath $7.00

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GiTD Series 2 Three Packs $10

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GiTD Bundle (Goliath/Series 2) $15.00  —> Saving $2.00

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As with our Series 1, GiTD is higher priced because it costs more to produce.    We hope to see you guys at the sale!!

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Funko art

In the toy industry you get to meets lots of people. So when I found out my friend Reis O’Brien (lead designer at Funko) was doing some art prior to SDCC, I lept at the chance for him to conceptualize one of my guys as a Pop! Vinyl.

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More glowing reveals

Here are some more leaks from our July release

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In other news lots of stuff is going on behind the scenes, we may possibly be adding more stops to our 2015 Convention Tour. Currently we are on a break until Midwest Comicon in November, but that may change in the coming weeks!

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Glow is coming….

July will bring 3 new PVC releases (2 Goliath and 1 Series 2)

Direct from the factory floor in China today we have this sneak peak

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MWOTR Series 3 reveal & Goliath sold out!

While we did not have the prototype in hand, fans got to see the digital sculpt this week at Wizard World Des Moines.

Most of you have probably guessed as to who it was, but for those who did not here is Molie! Fresh from the pages of the comic book!

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He presented a number of challenges since our concept art is usually done with at least a side profile option to give us a sense of depth. Molie being from the comic meant we had basically just a head on reference.

His name has also changed, in the original books he is an obvious homage to Joey Styles (as well as other classic commentators like Jim Ross, Gorilla Monsoon and Gordon Solie) but just to be on the safe side legally we felt that a slight name change would be the most appropriate.

And speaking of the comics, Lee is warming up to finish up our next issue! If schedules keep as they are we plan to release this first at Designercon in November.

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And one last note, Goliath is now sold out, thanks to all those who picked him up at Wizard World!

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RIP Dusty Rhodes

Most of you know by now how diehard of a wrestling fan I am, so it is with great sadness that we lost another legend today. Dusty Rhodes passed away earlier today at the age of 69.

Anyone who ever watched him knows his charismatic nature and his ability to turn out one hell of a promo at any given moment. Watching him is like a wrestling clinic

One of the defining promos/interviews of the modern era is known amongst wrestling fans as hard times

You will be missed American Dream!

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Wizard World Des Moines this weekend!

We will be in Artist Alley C18 all weekend Friday-Sunday!!

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It looks like our new prototype will be here next week and so if you want to see the figure just ask and I can show you on my phone 🙂

Also Marty “THEGODBEAST” Hansen will have a Con exclusive metallic bronze Kabuto Mushi

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And he will be doing a panel on Saturday as well!!

4:30 – 5:15PM THEGODBEAST: A DISCUSSION ON SCULPTING, MOLDING, PROTOTYPING, & PRODUCING TOYS (ROOM 305)
Come visit with Iowan native Marty “THEGODBEAST” Hansen as he discusses over 20 years of working in the independent toy world. Hear stories of his travels and work with companies big and small, his work with the True Cast Studio (prototyping for Sideshow and NECA) in Kansas City, and the ins and outs that led up to official mass production of his own action figure toy line the Kabuto Mushi. Marty will answer questions and offer advice to those looking to make their own toys.

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Another sneak peak and a Series 2 Review!

This figure has now been sent to print, we hope to have it on display at Wizard World Des Moines but it all depends if it makes it in time!

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If it does not arrive I will have pics on my phone so anyone can come up and ask to see it

We have 2 more figures we will be teasing over the next two months as well 🙂

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Long time MWOTR support Jerry took a look at our C2E2 Series 2

http://www.actionfigurebarbecue.com/2015/05/minifigure-review-metallic-black-yvonne.html

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