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Mother Earth Art Objects In Stock Now December 13 2016, 0 Comments

Mother Earth art objects by AngryBlue in stock now and shipping to all preorder customers immediately! Huge, heavy 14" tall hangable piece of sculptural art, complete with hanging hardware to make wall hanging easy. Don't miss out on this super limited collectible - only 100 units produced! Visit angryblue.com to learn more about Justin and his artwork.

Four Horsies and Maddie T-Shirts Now Priced Under $20 Each December 12 2016, 0 Comments

Four Horsies cotton t-shirts are now under $20! We have big boy sizes, ladies sizes, even a few kids sizes! Two styles available: Welcome to the Pocalypse Maddie, and the Four Horsies. Super soft, full color graphic, excellent shirts! Limited runs which will not be reproduced. Come and get em!

Bigshot Apparel and Home Goods Selection Expanded! December 02 2016, 0 Comments

Bigshot Apparel Works
We are laughing ourselves silly over here at the insane apparel and home goods we now have available in our Bigshot Apparel Works shop! From Zero Fucks Hero ladies' lounge pants, to Zero Fucks beach towels, to zip-up hoodies, we've got it all! More to come, too! Choose your graphic, choose your product, color, size... these are fully custom items!

Black Friday Cyber Monday Deals on Four Horsies and Maddies November 24 2016, 0 Comments

Black Friday Deals on Four Horsies

We have 3 SUPER deals on our Four Horsies lineup of collectible toys, running from Black Friday through Cyber Monday:

  1. Buy two Four Horsies Gift Pack sets, get the third FREE! ($375 value for $250)
  2. Buy all three 6in Maddies for $100 flat (super limited, only 24 GIDs left)
  3. Special $20 price on all 4in Maddies

NO COUPON CODES NEEDED, just head over to our Black Friday / Cyber Monday deal page and make your purchase!

TIME TO KICK OFF THIS SHOPOCALYPSE!


Visit Bigshot Toyworks at DesignerCon Booth 901 November 14 2016, 0 Comments

Bigshot x Jason Freeny Gnomeboy Anatomy Black Death
Bigshot Toyworks will be exhibiting at DesignerCon 2016 in Pasadena, CA on Nov 19 and 20. Attendees will be able to find us in Booth #901.

What is DesignerCon?

DesignerCon showcases "everything in the world of design, including apparel, plush, printing, sculpture, designer toys, and art ranging from fine to urban," which makes it a  great show for us to show off our own design and manufacturing capabilities.

Bigshot Booth 901

At Booth 901, we will be featuring a wide selection of our past client work (action figures, sculptures, art objects, home goods and collectible toys) as well as our full range of our own IP: The Four Horsies, The FUnicorn, All City Style, the Gnomeboys, and several other Bigshot properties.

Exclusives

We will be selling several exclusive items at DCon, including the Black Death Edition Gnomeboy Anatomy 6-inch figure (above), which is a collaborative design by Bigshot Toyworks and Jason Freeny. There are 50 total Black Death Gnomes, and we will have a limited supply of them at DCon for $75 each. We will also have a case of the regular edition Gnomeboy Anatomy figure (limited to 200 pieces) for $65 each.
Our next exclusives are 2 color variants of our Southern Fried Gentleman resin figures: Old Timey Mono (in center) and Golden Crispy (right). The 2 exclusive color variants are $100 each and limited to just 20 pieces in each color. Regular edition Southern Friend Gentlemen (left) are $85 and made in a quantity of 100 pieces.
Mother Earth
The final exclusive item is the gorgeous 14-inch Mother Earth art object designed by AngryBlue. This is a 3D wall hanging sculpture complete with hanging hardware. Produced in a super limited editon of 100 pieces, this item will be available in limited quantities at our booth for $125 each. Angryblue himself will be on hand to sign at 1PM on Saturday Nov 19.

Finally, right around the corner from our booth will be our buddy Jon Schnepp (booth 804), where he will be showing off another pieces that we sculpted: Jon's awesome and enormous Unicrom (below)!

There are still DCon tickets available online here for $10 to $25 so if you are in the LA area, it's worth the very short trip to Pasadena! Hope to see many of you there.


Bigshot Toyworks at New York Comic Con in Booth 309 September 27 2016, 0 Comments

We are excited to return to New York Comic Con once again in October. We will be exhibiting a retrospective display of our past work, as well as showcasing new and upcoming projects, in Booth 309 in "The Block."

Some of our new exclusives and and exciting toys will be for sale in the booth, including:

The Jason Freeny Gnomeboy Anatomic figure co-designed by Jason and Klim. Sculpted and produced by Bigshot
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An early release of the Mother Earth 14" art object designed by AngryBlue. Sculpted and produced by Bigshot.

An early release of the Mother Earth 14" art object designed by AngryBlue. Sculpted and produced by Bigshot.

Our super chibi Southern Fried Gentleman figure designed by Klim and produced by Bigshot.

Our super chibi Southern Fried Gentleman figure designed by Klim and produced by Bigshot.

And this mind blowing sculpture of "UNICROM the Unicorn Barbarian" that we designed for our friend and booth neighbor Jon Shnepp and Schneppzone. 

In addition to the above new releases, we will also have our other products available for sale: the hilarious FUnicorn sculptures, the award-winning All City Style trains, the amazing Four Horsies of the Pocalypse figures, and a few Mike Mignola Monkey with a Gun sculptures.
 
Please stop by to check us out at Booth 309. We will have some giveaways at the booth including Walls360 graphics, stickers, buttons and postcards.

To set up a formal meeting about our creative and production services, please email klim@bigshottoyworks.com as soon as possible as our schedule is filling up fast.

Lil Maddie 4-Inch Figures Available Now June 09 2016, 0 Comments

Lil Maddie 4-inch tall articulated figures available in 5 Pocalyptic colors here! $30 each, with some (like Clear) limited to as few as 200 pieces! Don't sleep, we are running low! Red, Green, Purple GID and Clear all available now in our shop.


Preorder the 10-inch Yuna Doll Via Kickstarter Now: December 17 2015, 0 Comments

We Like to Dream BIG!

Dream Big Friends is a project imagined by two friends working in the toy industry, who both oversee the creation of countless toys and collectibles of every shape and size for some of the biggest brands around.

It wasn't until they became parents, able to watch their own children as they play, learn and grow, that they came to realize there may be a better imaginative play experience for children. One that does not focus on blue or pink, super model or super hero, but instead focuses on dreaming big, doing what you love, and aspiring to be happy.

The goal was to create a series of 10-inch-tall, articulated dolls based on characters that are as smart, funny, inquisitive and rambunctious as the kids we all know in our daily lives, and develop a story where these individuals live and grow. Out of that dream, Yuna and the Dream Big Friends were born as companions for kids all over the world.

Instead of focusing on fashion or action, we focused on aspiration, fun, and producing a creative play experience through exploration of the world around us. We set out to make something that we would feel genuinely GOOD about presenting to the entire planet, as well as to our own children.

We did not wish to cover our dolls in makeup or introduce them in the latest high fashion trends. We wanted to allow each character's unique qualities to shine through, packed with the basic things they would have on an average day when extraordinary things can happen. Our doll's primary accessory is possibility!

We've brought our project to Kickstarter in hopes of giving it the best chance at becoming a reality. More importantly, we are working through Kickstarter in the hope of finding an early audience who believe in what we are trying to achieve, and who understand the alternate choices we want to bring to kids around the world.

We've done all of the design, set up, preparation and hard work... now we need your help so that we can fully fund the tooling and production costs ... but most of all we need your help sharing this project with your friends!

We wanted our first doll, and all of her friends, to feel like very real characters filled with rich stories and personality - vessels for your imagination. We think that her design is simply beautiful, just like we believe every person is beautiful regardless of height, color or body type.

We are all beautiful in our own way, and we can be anything we can imagine.

Our wish is that Yuna and her Dream Big Friends will encourage all kids to embrace what makes them who and what they are, inside and out.

Let's Meet Yuna!

  • BIG DREAM: To one day establish her own commercial rocket company. She believes she is destined to go to Mars.
  • BIG LOVE: Rockets, photography, painting and drawing.
  • BIG MOVES: This summer her art will be featured in a group show at the Giant Robot gallery.
  • BEST FRIENDS: Jenica, Pepper, Traci, Sofia and her cat Kamata.
  • LIKES: Space, rockets, art, painting, die cast metal toys from Japan, digital cameras from Akihabara. Hanging out at Giant Robot on Sawtelle Blvd.
  • MUSIC: K-POP.
  • FOOD: Yakitori in the alley near Shinjuku Station


Introducing the Dream Big Friends Doll Line and the Yuna Kickstarter December 01 2015, 0 Comments

The Kickstarter to fund the production of Yuna, the first character in our expansive Dream Big Friends line of positive, encouraging dolls, is well on its way! Click here to back the Kickstarter - you can order the 10", fully articulated Yuna plus her kitty Kamata for just $40 + shipping! 
We just got back from DCon where we revealed the Yuna prototypes to the public for the first time. It was a ton of fun and we had 100% super positive feedback - people LOVE her! Below is David Horvath, co-creator, snapping a pic of the prototypes. 
Dream Big Friends is a doll line concept developed by David Horvath and Sun Min (Uglydoll creators) and Klim Kozinevich (Bigshot Toyworks creative lead) that fills a gap in the market for dolls which are fully encouraging of imagination, with positive messages and cute, approachable design.
For instance: Yuna loves science and rockets. She wants to own her own rocket company and fly to Mars, where she will be the first person to walk on the Red Planet! She loves K-pop music and hanging out at Giant Robot (dig the shirt!). She has a cat named Kamata and likes wearing funky socks, and her big red coat is her favorite piece of clothing. The idea is to make Yuna, and all of the Dream Big Friends characters, as real as possible, with unique and distinct qualities that makes them all special. By showing how different and special each character is, Dream Big Friends hopes to encourage both girls and boys to celebrate that which makes each of them special.
David, Sun Min and Klim have big plans to release more characters of all different backgrounds, ethnicities and yes, boy characters in addition to the girls. The first step is getting the Yuna Kickstarter funded, and everything will take off from there.
Back the Yuna Kickstarter now, and check out the intro video below:

 

Hope you can support us and get a pledge in! We even have smaller rewards for $5, $10 or $20 in case you want to back it but can't afford the $40:

Yuna measures 10" tall and she is a fully articulated doll with real clothing. Dream Big Friends dolls will be safety tested for kids, and the scheduled ship date is Q2/Q3 2016.

Four Horsies shipping now; find us at DesignerCon booth 901 November 19 2015, 0 Comments

The Four Horsies figures (the 4-piece 'Pocalypse Now Gift Packs, as well as the 4-inch Maddies in 5 color variants) have been picked up and have started the long journey to our US warehouse! More info on the arrival dates will be posted soon. They will go up for sale on this website AFTER we complete the shipping to all of our Kickstarter backers. This will be after Christmas since sea shipping takes minimum one month.

We are both headed over to Pasadena, CA now to exhibit at DesignerCon! You will be able to find the following at Booth 901:

  • FUnicorns
  • Monkey with a Gun sculptures
  • All City Style trains
  • 6-inch Maddie figures
  • Gnomeboys painted prototypes
  • Dalek Space Monkey prototype
  • the launch of the new Dream Big Friends line of dolls
  • a limited number of new Four Horsies items that we airshipped to have at the show
  • various freebies and handouts like wall graphics provided by Walls360

Additionally, at booth 1210, Nice Toys will be showing off a few different version of the All City Style trains, like projection mapping artwork onto the trains, and also a 3D version of the All City Style paper toy (downloadable here).

Check the video work here: