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Art Talk: Sitting Down with Nathan Jurevicius of Scary Girl

Working with artists is always fun. Creating art toys that are cool and functional is what we’re about, so what better way to merge the two than to work with independent artists to create some truly unique mobile accessories? One of the first artists we got to work with on our limited edition SDCC 2014... Read More »
Are You Ready for More BMO MIMOBOT?! Finn and Jake's Beloved Video Game Console is Back!

Are You Ready for More BMO MIMOBOT?! Finn and Jake’s Beloved Video Game Console is Back!

BMO MIMOBOT is back! After last year’s sold out limited edition run of BMO Rainbow flash drives released at South by Southwest, we knew we had to re-release Finn and Jake’s beloved video game console in a variant MIMOBOT form. Which is why we’re proud this day is finally here. No longer will anyone be... Read More »
The Birth of the Lightsaber in the Age of Ray Guns and Blasters

The Birth of the Lightsaber in the Age of Ray Guns and Blasters

George Lucas gives an inside look into how the lightsaber came to be. “Star Wars creator George Lucas, actor Mark Hamill, and sound designer Ben Burtt discuss the concept and creation of the lightsaber. George Lucas recalls that Star Wars was influenced by pirate and swashbuckling films of the ‘40s, which showcased the romantic side... Read More »
Bronies Are Redefining Fandom — And American Manhood

Bronies Are Redefining Fandom — And American Manhood

What does it mean to be a Brony? Well, for one, it’s breaking down traditional male stereotypes. “The reasons why people enjoy brony fandom are complex, in part because of the gender assumptions surrounding the show and its “intended” audience. The cartoon, as well as its values (caring, generosity, and kindness), is widely seen as... Read More »
Ralph McQuarrie, Star Wars Concept Artist: Tribute to a Master [VIDEO]

Ralph McQuarrie, Star Wars Concept Artist: Tribute to a Master [VIDEO]

An inside look into the impact of Ralph McQuarrie’s art on the Star Wars universe. Ralph McQuarrie, concept artist of the original Star Wars trilogy, was essential in bringing the characters, ships, and locales of a galaxy far, far away to life. In this special retrospective, Star Wars creator George Lucas, Industrial Light & Magic... Read More »
Happy Friday! Buffy Tweet’d About Star Wars MIMOBOTs!

Happy Friday! Buffy Tweet’d About Star Wars MIMOBOTs!

Happy Friday, indeed! Thanks for the love Sarah Michelle (@RealSMG)! #Rebels- Who is the more powerful zipdrive? Lando vs Jawa!!! To the death! pic.twitter.com/mntFuoq60b — Sarah Michelle (@RealSMG) February 23, 2014   And, if you’re interested in a Jawa MIMOBOT or Lando Calrissian MIMOBOT, then look no further than our Star Wars MIMOBOT collection available... Read More »
5 Second Films Kickstarts some bloody good Art

5 Second Films Kickstarts some bloody good Art

If you haven’t heard the exciting news, our friends over at 5 Second Films (5SF) are making a feature length horror movie Dude Bro Party Massacre III!  But they need your help.  Do us, them, and yourselves a favor, and check out their Kickstarter Page, find out about the project and donate whatever you can! We’ve... Read More »
Top and Bottom 5 MIMOBOT Fathers

Top and Bottom 5 MIMOBOT Fathers

In celebration of Father’s Day, we here at Mimoco have put a number of our designer flash drives on sale!  This got us thinking about our characters and the relationships they had — either with their fathers, or their own children.  Here’s a list of our top 5 best — and worst — MIMOBOT fathers.... Read More »
10 Things I ♥ About CES 2013: What I saw from the MIMOBOT booth + internet supplement.

10 Things I ♥ About CES 2013: What I saw from the MIMOBOT booth + internet supplement.

Somehow it’s been almost a week since CES. Since I never left the MIMOBOT Booth (it was bumpin the whole darn time), I had to rely on my eagle eyesight to view other things in the iLounge and supplemented with the WWW for everything else I missed. It’s a jungle in there. Loincloth badge for identification/protection.... Read More »
A Very Tiki Vimobot

A Very Tiki Vimobot

Recently featured on our good friend Spanky Stokes’ blog, we were thrilled to discover this excellent Vimobot custom design entitled “TiKi Tyme Bandit” by the one and only Mike “NemO” Mendez. According to the post, we can expect to see some more rad custom Vimobots in the near future! Available exclusively via Tenacious Toys, get your hands... Read More »
Adventure Time "Hey Ice King! Why'd you steal our garbage?!" 3DS review

Adventure Time “Hey Ice King! Why’d you steal our garbage?!” 3DS review

It’s pretty much a rule in the gaming world that if your game is based off of a movie or TV show it’s going to be terrible. In my life I have seen three exceptions to this rule: Spider-Man 2, the Lego Series, and Adventure Time “Hey Ice King! Why’d you steal our garbage?!”. With... Read More »
Hello Kitty ♥ Animals: unBLOTzed for your convenience!

Hello Kitty ♥ Animals: unBLOTzed for your convenience!

During my time on this greenish-blooh planet, I’ve learned that the only thing cuter than animal hats is animals in animal hats. Case in point: The only thing that can cute-trump the aforementioned recipe is to include the kawaii motherlode to the equation; and the result is Hello Kitty ♥ Animals MIMOBOT. Remember these lil... Read More »