Joschik Posts

Promos of Protos Are Rare, Here Are the Ones I Know About

Promos of Protos Are Rare, Here Are the Ones I Know About

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I got one of these the other day and thought how rare protos are as promos, here are the nine that I am aware of  – 1959 Levacar Mach I from Ford Ford introduced the Levacar Mach I in 1959 and was featured at the Ford Rotunda.  This was a single-seat hovercraft concept car.   Ford […]

7 Must-Do’s to Make a Brand Collectible & Keep It That Way

7 Must-Do’s to Make a Brand Collectible & Keep It That Way

Beginning as far back as the Roman Emperor Octavian (collector of coins, many with his own face on them), history shows that there have always been collectors. Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor spent $3 million in today’s money for his grail, a seashell. Sir Walter Rothschild collected 800,000 specimens and employed spotters on different continents […]

13,000 Ratings in 7 days!

13,000 Ratings in 7 days!

Wow! A week ago we asked hobbyDB members to help us to get to 700,000 Ratings and you guys delivered!   More than 13,000 Ratings in a week!  Hence we are giving you our Five Star Rating here  –  thanks to everybody who has helped reaching the 700,000 milestone and getting us closer to the […]

Reis O’Brien is Handmade by Robots Now!

Reis O’Brien is Handmade by Robots Now!

As huge Handmade by Robots fans, we saw this a few weeks ago we just had to get the inside scoop! Turns out he is now a proud member of the Handmade by Robots team and we had to find out more. That is Reis who worked for Funko, created Bimtoy and its Tiny Ghost, did […]

The People I Work With…

The People I Work With…

Joschik

Saw this today on Facebook  –     and yes, that was hobbyDB… and yes, we hired him!  It made me reflect on the amazing, gregarious, dedicated and fun team I have been working with – regardless of whether they were interns or my co-founder Alex.  Same for our Squad Members, many (too many to […]