January 23, 2019
Let’s get readyyyy to ruuuuummmmble! Coming to destroy a city near you, Kidrobot has paired up with Clutter Magazine (and our friends Josh and Miranda) to bring the newest Dunny Mini Series of 2019 releasing on Friday, February 15th at 10am on www.kidrobot.com. The Kidrobot x Clutter Kaiju Dunny Battle Dunny Mini Series will feature 6 artists who put their monstrous spin on the ultimate designer toy platform: the Dunny. Bringing east to west and monstrous myths to life, here are the names of the featured artists: James Groman, Rampage Toys, Jeff Lamb, Candie Bolton, Bwana Spoons, Chauskoskis.
Kaijū (怪獣 kaijū, from Japanese “strange beast”) is a Japanese genre that features giant monsters, usually attacking major cities and engaging the military and other monsters in battle.
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April 23, 2020
Q & A with Toy Designer One-Eyed Girl AKA Kasey Tararuj on release of The Rejects - Dark Chocolate Edition on Kidrobot.com. "I’ve been paralyzed and in a wheelchair for almost 20 years and I spent so much of that time creating all this weird, emotional art to help deal with it. I got to a point where that got old and making these silly characters was way more therapeutic than trying to put my feelings into a painting. So now I make my little guys to make myself laugh or smile and hope that it does the same for others." -One-Eyed Girl AKA Kasey Tararuj
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April 10, 2020
A few years ago, a member of the Kidrobot team met architect and Locknesters founder Fleet Hower at a trade show. At this show, Locknesters was introducing BEAR, their first three-dimensional puzzle bear figure...
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April 06, 2020
Fleet Hower of LOCKNESTERS has temporarily converted their New York-based studio from the production of art decor items like the Puzzle Dunny to the production of face shield visors for health care workers due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
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