Microman Books

Let’s take a look at some of the coolest books (‘mook’ is a book with the look, design, and layout of a magazine, usually having a Japanese anime theme) that Japan produced for Takara’s AWESOME groundbreaking toy line ‘Microman’! Now, I’m not going to talk about the manga or ‘comic’ books (another blog for sure) that are […]

Read more "Microman Books"

Antron, Membros and Repto are Custom FUN

Can you believe it?!? Above: One of several ‘Micro-customs’ from Phantomotoi named ‘Max Leveler’ … chop, chop,chop … I mean, for REAL-REAL? Yup. Above: Mego Micronauts and classic Microman figures are re-mixed into ‘fresh new entrees’ at Phantomotoi All these classic vintage figures are for the most part completely modular, therefore the possibilities for successful […]

Read more "Antron, Membros and Repto are Custom FUN"

Spy Magician Customs – Wave 1.0

Hello and welcome back to Phantomoshop’s Blog Official, Phantomotoi (‘Fan-toe-mo-toy’)!  As you ca see, I got quite involved with getting some fresh presentations with these Microman ‘Spy Magicians’. They are all in ‘collector grade’ condition, with each of them being built from ‘n.o.s. – unplayed and undisplayed’ figures from the Takara re-issue series that debuted […]

Read more "Spy Magician Customs – Wave 1.0"

Spy Magician Customs

Above: My first ever ‘custom’ Microman Spy Magician, complete with still-sprued bracelets, wands, L-peg and figure stand. Hello again everyone, I’m gonna start talking about some custom action figure projects and modifying their parts in order to make your own figure designs and characters. Above: Lot of seven vintage ‘Spy Magician’ re-issues (1997-1999) by Takara […]

Read more "Spy Magician Customs"