September 10, 2012
We’ve come a long way baby!
This October, Kidrobot is turning double digits! Celebrate all through the month with Kidrobot X : 10 years of art + design! In honor of this magical 10-year milestone, we will be busting out 10 special releases including 2 new ‘Bots minis, a 20-inch and two 8-inch Dunnys, plus 5 new tees designed by Paul Budnitz, Tristan Eaton and Frank Kozik. Each awesome item has it’s own time and place to shine so listen up!
Also, Kidrobot will be hosting a Kidrobot X Anniversary Party and 10-day art toy retrospective on the 2nd floor of Kidrobot New York, October 12-22. This grand event will open during NYCC and highlight some of the most iconic art toys we’ve made in the last decade as well as feature custom 20-inch & 8-inch Dunnys by some of your favorite Dunny designers. More details on that to come…
Ahem, is this thing on?
Well… this is a surprise and an honor. I’d like to thank the people who really make the Kidrobot X magic happen. The artists… man, I mean, there are so many talented artists I have had the pleasure of working with over the last ten years… the collabs… I’ve been so fortunate to work with such interesting partners… and the fans… what can I say about this great community? The fans are what make it all possible. None of us would be able to do this, this thing that we love, without the fans.
And, finally… the person that has REALLY made this all possible… the sun to my earth, the foundation to my studs, the air to my Jordan’s…
I love you mom.
Kidrobot X is the VIP of the Kidrobot anniversary event, all suped up in black tie garb (complete with his name printed on his back), black and white kicks, and a “Mister Universe” sash to let the world know: he did it! Releasing October 12 at Kidrobot stores, kidrobot.com, and select retailers worldwide, each Kidrobot X retails for $14.95 US (£12 UK, €13.90 EU).
To commemorate 10 years of Kidrobot, welcome the Anniversary Bot by Tristan Eaton! We’re celebrating the exciting journey Kidrobot has taken over the years with an epic soirree both online and in-store, not without exclusive toy goodies and new takes on our classic icon. Enter Tristan Easton’s 10th Anniversary Ed. of ‘Bot Mini, sleek in black with metallic gold details, available beginning October 12 at select Kidrobot stores (LA, MIA, SF, LDN, LV, BLDR) and kidrobot.com for $14.95.
The Dunny Kings reign again. Resurrected from Dunny Series 1, Tristan Eaton’s Gold King is back and more exclusive than ever to celebrate 10 years of Kidrobot. Wearing a Dunny crown and carrying a black stone-topped scepter, this royal is 8 inches of sleek metallic vinyl, leaving Dunny’s form unobstructed and pure. Gold King is crowned September 20 at Kidrobot stores, kidrobot.com, and select retailers worldwide; each Dunny retails for $50 US.
The Silver King is crowned at the exhibition’s opening night event, October 12 at Kidrobot New York. The upstairs of KRNY will be transformed into an exhibition showcasing a variety of toys, plush, and other special creations from Kidrobot’s past, 2002 to the present. Silver King is a limited edition of 300 and $50.00 and will be released daily at KRNY in limited supplies throughout the 10 day exhibition.
Resurrected from Dunny Series 1, Tristan Eaton’s Gold King is back and bigger than ever to celebrate 10 years of Kidrobot. Wearing a colossal Dunny crown, his royalness is 20 inches of sleek metallic gold vinyl, leaving Dunny’s form unobstructed and pure. Gold King is a limited edition of 400, available October 25 at Kidrobot stores, kidrobot.com, and select retailers for $400 US (£319.90 UK, €371.10 EU).
by Tristan Eaton
by Frank Kozik
by Paul Budnitz
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