If you’ve been checking The Idiotical on a regular basis, there are a few things that you really should be aware of by now. 1) It’s the 50th anniversary of Spy vs. Spy! 2) We’re celebrating this amazing milestone with a bunch of fantastic custom Spy toys, done by a slew of embarrassingly-talented artists. 3) You’re looking at one of those fantastic custom toys right now! 4) Numbered lists tend to run out of steam after three entries. Today’s design is from the incredible Bubi Au Yeung — extraordinary!
You didn’t think we’d end the week without showing off another awesome Spy design, did you? You did?!? Oh...we’re sorry. Shhh...it’s okay. There, there — no more tears. Anyhoo, today we’re celebrating the 50th anniversary of Spy vs. Spy with this wicked little number by George Gaspar of October Toys, entitled “Bob the Devil”! Heavenly! And be sure to check back on Monday for another outstanding custom figure!
This year, Spy vs. Spy turns 50! And that means only one thing — junk mail from AARP! Well, that, and an amazing collection of custom Spy figures to celebrate the milestone! Today, we’re spotlighting the work of Mark Marek, animator extraordinaire for MAD on Cartoon Network! Be sure to check back often to see even more incredible designs!
Do you know what’s even better than a weekend? Starting your week with a brand new custom Spy figure, of course! Today we’re spotlighting the amazing work of Tom Otterness! His strikingly-awesome design, entitled “Yin vs. Yang” was created with enamel paint on cast resin! And yes, it’s heavy! Check back throughout the week to see more brilliance from other talented artists!
Happy Friday! And as if that weren’t enough cause for joy, we’re also continuing our celebration of Spy vs. Spy’s 50th anniversary with another stupidly-great custom figure! Today, we’re shining the oh-so-bright spotlight on Madman creator Michael Allred, and his fantastic Madman-inspired design!
It’s the 50th Anniversary of Spy vs. Spy — and each weekday we’re honoring Antonio Prohias with a different custom Spy figure from a different spectacular artist! And today, we’re featuring Mr. Shane Jessup’s terrific design, which — are you ready for this — is an ACTUAL TROPHY, “honoring 50 years of service”! Wrap your head around THAT!
Knock, knock! Who’s there? Spy vs. Spy’s 50th anniversary! Spy vs. Spy’s 50th anniversary who? Spy vs. Spy’s 50th anniversary, celebrated with awesome custom action figures! Sorry — that was terrible. But what ISN’T terrible is this ridiculously and outrageously great design from Claw Money! Let its awesomeness take away the pain of that knock knock joke. Shhhh…it’s okay.
Have we mentioned that it’s the 50th anniversary of Spy vs. Spy? We’re pretty sure it’s come up before...but, anyway, to celebrate this huge occasion, we’re showing off a different custom Spy figure each and every weekday. And today, we’re keeping the party going with this font-astic design by Dyana Weissman of the Font Bureau!
Happy Monday, you old so-and-so's! To celebrate not only the start of a new week, but also the 50th anniversary of Spy vs. Spy, today, we're spotlighting this stupendously colorful design by Bob Staake! Check back tomorrow for another fantastic custom Spy toy!
To celebrate Spy vs. Spy’s 50th anniversary, we’re showing off a new custom Spy figure every damn day! Well...every damn weekday. But today is a weekday, so you’re in luck! This fantastic design is from none other than Bill Amend! And here’s an Easter egg for ya — the binary number on the back translates into “50”!