Every collectible gets its start somewhere. Almost always that beginning takes the form of a prototype. You’ll find more than 6,400 prototypes on hobbyDB ranging from Funko and Hot Wheels to Hard Rock Café and lots more. Due to their rarity, if you own one, you could be in luck. We decided to take a […]
Toy Fairs are always synonymous with surprise and good news from toy brands. Sadly, some of the releases are cancelled every year and Funko is no exception. Sometimes, they are not produced because of licensor approval, others simply become urban legends. However, those very rare original Pop! unproduced prototypes are treasures in the wild, just […]
A few months ago, we shared a treasure trove of Matchbox prototypes and preproduction versions of later production models from the collection of Rob Romash. Romash was a Master Modelmaker at Mattel, working primarily on 1/64 scale Matchbox vehicles in the early 2000s, but also on a surprising range of other toys. We also had […]
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