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Nintendo Releases New Labo Vehicle Kit

Nintendo Releases New Labo Vehicle Kit

Following in the footsteps of Nintendo’s DIY STEM-oriented Labo Variety Kit and Robot Kit, Nintendo just released their third Labo Kit for the Switch — the Toy-Con 03 Vehicle Kit! And as the name suggests, this new Labo focuses on vehicles, including three cardboard projects and games that turn your Switch Joy-Cons into cool plane,... Read More »
Toasting with Space Champagne

Toasting with Space Champagne

First there was space ice cream. Now there is space champagne… As CNN reports: “The race for affordable space tourism is on, but what will travelers drink to celebrate when they finally achieve orbit? Champagne would seem the obvious choice… Champagne house Mumm thinks it’s spotted an opportunity to create the first fizz that can... Read More »
Space Waste Lab Launching to Solve Earth's Space Junk Problem?

Space Waste Lab Launching to Solve Earth’s Space Junk Problem?

Space junk is a major problem for Mother Earth and our outer space exploration missions, with about 9,000 tons and millions of pieces of space junk orbiting and cloaking our planet in cosmic debris. All this floating junk, whizzing by at up to 40,000 km/h, is dangerous and can impact operating satellites, space stations, and... Read More »
World’s First Foldable Smartphone Coming Soon…

World’s First Foldable Smartphone Coming Soon…

It’s 2018 and smartphones have already been around for more than a decade. Over that time frame we’ve seen screen sizes grow from Apple’s 3.5″ 1st generation iPhone to today’s king sized Samsung 6.2″ Galaxy S9+. Not to be outdone, next week Apple is expected to reveal their Apple iPhone Xs Plus (or iPhone Xs... Read More »
Mimoco Arrives at SDCC '13 with Captain Klingon, Galaxor, and So Much More

Mimoco Arrives at SDCC ’13 with Captain Klingon, Galaxor, and So Much More

Greetings from San Diego Comic Con 2013!!  Have you heard yet that this is our eighth SDCC in a row?  Well in case you haven’t heard: This is our eighth SDCC in a row!!!  One should never forget their roots and it’s always such a joy to come back here and remember where we got... Read More »
Mimoco Goes Ugly for Spring: Introducing Big Toe (Nail Clippers NOT included)

Mimoco Goes Ugly for Spring: Introducing Big Toe (Nail Clippers NOT included)

Let’s face it: after a few months, cute can get tiring. Same with heroic, handsome and beautiful. At Mimoco, we decided it’s just about time to get ugly again (since it’s been a minute since we released the first wave of UGLYDOLL x MIMOBOT at New York ComicCon), and so we have brought an entirely new... Read More »
Jar Jar Binks MIMOBOT: No Foolin!

Jar Jar Binks MIMOBOT: No Foolin!

A long time ago in a galaxy far far away, a young Gungan began a journey in which he would single-handedly defeat an evil empire and steal the hearts of all who knew him… His name was Jar Jar Binks. Far too-little is known of this legendary hero of the galaxy.  In the Star Wars... Read More »
Riddle me this, and riddle me that…now with MIMOBOT derby hat!

Riddle me this, and riddle me that…now with MIMOBOT derby hat!

  Which MIMOBOT has been played by Jim Carrey, has been referred to as a cheap knock off of the Joker and has his very own Method Man song? Do you give up? Take your time. No rush really I’ve got all day. THAT’S RIGHT!!! The Riddler! But you know what? It’s not really fair to... Read More »
Rainbow BMO Release at SXSWi

Rainbow BMO Release at SXSWi

When you were a kid did you have a Game Boy?  Was it your best friend?  Did it skateboard, make you toast and have a VCR in it’s butt?  No?  Bummer. You heard we were releasing a BMO MIMOBOT at SXSW? Phew.  There is evidence to suggest that BMO is a relic from the past,... Read More »
What is friendship all about? My Little Pony X MIMOBOT = Friendship is magic!

What is friendship all about? My Little Pony X MIMOBOT = Friendship is magic!

No company seemed to dominate the 80’s kid culture like Hasbro.  Their brands seemed to be everywhere from TV to the toy shelves and, most importantly, in our imaginations. Hasbro has been very busy rebooting many of its 80’s franchises recently like…My Little Pony!  We feel, along with countless Pegasisters and Bronies out there, that... 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 »
The King is in!! All hail ELVIS™ X MIMOBOT® Designer USB Flash Drives!

The King is in!! All hail ELVIS™ X MIMOBOT® Designer USB Flash Drives!

  Now’s it’s one for the Money, two for the show, three to get ready, now go Mi-mo!! If you told Elvis before he went on stage in Honolulu 40 years ago, that one day his performance that night would be immortalized on a Mimobot he’d probably say “What’s a Mimobot and can I get... Read More »