On Saturday, June 21, Uglycon 2014 will be an all day event (12-8pm) with different events throughout the day. GR2 will feature artwork in a variety of mediums from 2d, to custom plush, to custom vinyl figures from artists around the world. Last year featured different games, prizes, and also tied in the neighborhood with premiums offered at other local businesses in the Sawtelle area. 2014 will do more of the same, but expanded! RSVP on the Facebook event page for updates.
Giant Robot and Uglydoll are proud to present UglyCon, an exhibition of art, plush, comics and more by Uglydoll, Friends and Fans! UglyCon 2013 takes place on Saturday, June 15 (2-9pm) at GR2. The event includes a plush exhibition featuring art by guests and the creators of Uglydoll, a costume parade, new Uglydoll caps and beanies, bingo, and more. Full event schedule will be posted on Giant Robot’s website soon.
Happy birthday, Wage!! On August 12 from 2-5pm, GR2 is having a party to celebrate Wage’s 10th birthday.
As many of you know… Wage began the journey for Uglydoll in 2002. The first shop? Giant Robot. Now, ten years later, Wage in it’s original form is reproduced as Uglydoll 10 Year Anniversary Wage. On August 12th from 2-5pm Giant Robot 2 in LA, will host creator David Horvath in a “relaxed event” including Anniversary Wage signing, cake, cookies, button making, and Wages (Bingo)!
Get the Adventure Time X MIMOBOT Series or you’ll get punched in the buns!! Mimobot will be at 2 booths: #4936 and #2913M. Fionna is the SDCC Exclusive, and you can purchase Finn, Jake, and Princess Bubblegum online.
Giant Robot will have Mari Inukai’s exclusive GID Nekomitaina at booth #1729. She’ll be signing on Sunday 1-3pm.
While you’re at Giant Robot’s booth, check out the Remix Project featuring customized Uglydolls and David Horvath vinyls.
Speaking of Uglydolls, be sure to catch Power Babo at Uglydoll booth #3245.
Martin Hsu’s booth #5015 will be packed with awesome goodies, including 5 Puffer Puss plush!
This isn’t an exclusive, but it’s worth mentioning… visit Dragatomi booth #4935 to see the prototype of Phil Lumbang’s Awesome Bear character sculpted by the talented Chauskoskis.