Category Archives: soft vinyl

KING NEGORA !!! Meow !!!!

King Negora – By Mark Nagata, acrylics on canvas 8×10 inches – March 2012 Well no sooner had I knocked out the last set of header cards and blogged about them .. I of course get an email that we … Continue reading

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Max Toy Year End UpDates 2011

I usually don’t do end of the year reviews or updates .. but after having updated this image above on my Max Toy Company web site was struck by how much really does happen in a year. That little boy … Continue reading

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Captain Maxx Mini Kaiju Project

Just a quick post to show a new image for the mini kaiju series of Max Toy figures. Actually I realized I’m missing Lady Maxx … and well a couple of others that will soon join the ranks ;-P Rarely … Continue reading

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Mount Kobo Kaiju master Kaiju painter

I’d like to introduce a very special old school Kaiju painter from Japan named Tsutomu Masuyama. His studio is called Mount Kobo and I was very fortunate to have my Max Toy representative in Japan pull together this special set … Continue reading

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Chiyo-Chan and Kamineko figures from Azumanga Daioh !

Well the cats sorta outta the bag 😉 via Twitter, so i decided I may as well reveal most of this project in advance of Summer Wonderfest in Japan. This figure is a different release from Max Toys than you … Continue reading

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Max Toy 5th Anniversary Celebrations

Kaiju train keeps on rolling ! Phew ! Next stop I’ll be heading to, is Tokyo, Japan and the Design Festa Gallery in Harajuku for the Max Toy 5th Anniversary Art Show – April 2-3, 2011. I asked each participant … Continue reading

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Max Toy / Mark Nagata video Updates !

hee hee, Max Toy updates …from my secret Kaiju location ^ ^as my time permits will try to do these video updates every once in awhile… ! and speaking of the Beauty and the Kaiju project ! This Saturday at … Continue reading

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Monster Party Opens ! Kaiju art show at Dragatomi

It was a cold and grey day in San Francisco as we set out for the Monster Party show at Dragatomi in Sacramento. I suppose this weather is fitting for a theme such as this. It would not be right … Continue reading

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Japan October 2010, In Living Kolor – Part 3

The following series of blogs are about my trip to Tokyo, Japan to participate in the “In Living Kolor” toy art sale and demonstration show. The basic idea of this show was to introduce a new type of paint for … Continue reading

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Japan October 2010, In Living Kolor – Part 1

The following series of blogs are about my trip to Tokyo, Japan to participate in the “In Living Kolor” toy art sale and demonstration show. The basic idea of this show was to introduce a new type of paint for … Continue reading

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