S.H. Figuarts Sailor Mercury Hip Repair

Hey Marufans! I’m scrambling to take the ENTIRE month of April off for a little R&R with my wife. But, until that time comes, I’m working hard to make sure your figures are ready for posing again! This time I bring you a fun little job. Imports are really the hardest part of my service. […]

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DC Collectibles’ Arkham City Solomon Grundy.

Hey #MaruFans! I have been BUSY! I have a mountain of work (Even a few customs!) and I am just trying to find some breathing room to throw out an occasional post. Today I bring you a shoulder repair on the insanely huge Solomon Grundy from the DC Collectibles’ Arkham City line. Basically you can […]

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SH Figuarts Iron Man hip fix

Hey Marufans! Sorry that you haven’t heard from me in a while, but I have been BUSY! Many of you know about #ACBA or #ArticulatedComicBookArt. Well, I am currently an admin there as well as a participant in the 2014 ACBA World Championship Tournament (We really need to shorten that name…) I am currently building […]

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DC Collectibles Arkham Asylum Killer Croc Leg Fix

MaruFans- today I bring you a very common repair I do quite often. I’ve been asked to do a little more detailed breakdown of the process, so I hope this helps. This was the first time that I received a Croc with the center plastic in the crotch missing, so this was a new one […]

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Play Arts Kai Batman Shoulder Fix

Hey MaruFans! Today I bring you a short update on fixing a Play Arts Kai Batman shoulder peg. Basically you can see in the photos that it broke at a really awful spot. Well, I thought about this for a bit and I figured out a really solid way to fix this issue… and you […]

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Play Arts Kai Uncharted Nathan Drake Arm Fix

This fix was definitely a challenge! The client’s Nathan Drake figure’s arm had actually broken at the peg hole in the armpit socket. This is actually the second Play Arts figure I’ve had to fix like this.  I had to be very careful with supergluing the ring back together… and unfortunately I didn’t take a […]

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Sailor Moon and Winter Soldier Fixes

So, this is an odd combo to put up, but that is the life of a Toychanic. The Sailor Moon isn’t fully fixed yet as Figuarts are some of the most difficult figures to fix (along with most imports) due to the’r non adhering pvc / plastic. So, I’m praying to the glue gods that […]

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Spiderman and his Amazing… heads…

This was a really fun project. Basically, the customer sent me a Spiderman with no neck, 4 heads and two different calves/feet. Sounds fun to me.  He wanted the heads to be interchangeable, so I suggested a magnet. He was happy with that idea.  The photos here speak more than I really can, but I’ll […]

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XMen Boxset Multi-Repairs

For any of you serious Marvel Legends collectors out there, I’m sure you are well aware of the disappointing whispers floating around about the new Toys ‘R’ Us exclusive All New X-Men boxset.  Some were angry about the Angel’s wings not being articulated, Beast’s forearms not being articulate, Jean Gray’s awkward “paint smile or the […]

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