Takara! Solid The Robot 7 Micro PilotsRead more "Micro Robot 7 and Me"
Takara’s ‘Robot 7’ is one of my all-time favorite toy kits that was released in the early 1980s. I did not realize that Takara released downsized versions of this epic ‘pre-transformers’ kit. Thanks to a good guy ‘Microbry’ that clued me in on my YouTube Phantomoshop Chan, I tracked these rare Microman kits down. It […]Read more "Robot 7 Kit Variations"
… is filling up FAST. Bop on by for some interesting items for the giving AND receiving! Lots o’ RARE fun for your perusal! I have listed some rare 1960s Marx parts and vintage games as well! Check’em out! – John PhantomoshopRead more "Phantomoshop EBay"
Takara 1980 Diaclone ’Walk Insecter’ – Type 2 The time is here at long last! The time to unveil one of my personal all-time favorite Japanese toys from Takara. In 1980, the Diaclone ‘Walk Insecter’ hit the shelves to ‘wind-up’ walking into the lives of every Micro-toy collector in the Microverse. Little did I know that […]Read more "Diaclone Walk Insecter"
I’m almost done fully sculpting my latest custom toy project that pays homage to my list of ‘BAD ‘n BADDER’ series. Here are some production shots of said ‘SCHLOCKER’ under the knife …(not it’s name or anything, just a working title so I don’t let the cat outta the hat) using Super Sculpey. Dave (bro) helped […]Read more "New Monster for Bad ‘N Badder"
Has the autotomy left the building? I doubt it. The Phantomophigure Neodymium ‘mag-joint’ that has been the primary mechanism of interchangeability for many a-phigure since 2004 is most certainly influenced by Takara’s Micro Command and Microman toys. ‘Phigure’ that. The Japanese Microman Titan Command figures from the 1970s, as well as the Gimca kits with […]Read more "Another Phantomo Joint"
All SORTS o’ ‘Hand-work’ going here, which I do not mind one bit. LOVE to work with my hands. Though, I suppose I would like to work with my feet too, but some things just are not meant to be i guess, so I work my hands. Solid. The ‘Micro-Mashed’ help out with several W.I.P. […]Read more "Speak with the Hand(s)"