Munny Grubbers Toy Show at Just Blazed

Munny Grubbers Toy Show at Just Blazed

What started out as a Japanese toy trend and later moved into the American geek subculture has now remarkably found it's way into trendy toy stores, hip-hip shops and even -- gasp! --museums across the nation. This past weekend, we checked out the awesome creations at the Munny Grubbers Show at Just Blazed Hip-Hop Smoke Shop & Gallery in Phoenix and sat down with curator Gabriel Rivas, aka Nervis Wr3k (notice the hat-tip to "leet speak," fellow geeks!), to talk about the dolls. Er, action figures. Er, customizable vinyl toys...full story
PHOTOS BY VICTOR PALAGANO


What started out as a Japanese toy trend and later moved into the American geek subculture has now remarkably found it's way into trendy toy stores, hip-hip shops and even -- gasp! --museums across the nation. This past weekend, we checked out the awesome creations at the Munny Grubbers Show at Just Blazed Hip-Hop Smoke Shop & Gallery in Phoenix and sat down with curator Gabriel Rivas, aka Nervis Wr3k (notice the hat-tip to "leet speak," fellow geeks!), to talk about the dolls. Er, action figures. Er, customizable vinyl toys...full story
PHOTOS BY VICTOR PALAGANO
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