The next Hino Hauler from Tomica Limited Vintage is out with the August 2018 Release.

Here is one rule I think every passionate 1/64 collector should live by: When Tomica Limited Vintage releases a Hino Hauler, you jump on that sh*t. That applies to the 5-car Transporters, Firetrucks, Fuel trucks, cabs, box trucks, and now, this new heavy loader.  Tomica Limited Vintage has released its latest, and it is available … Continue reading The next Hino Hauler from Tomica Limited Vintage is out with the August 2018 Release.

The little piggies are here! The first “adorable” Tomica Limited Vintage release is out.

I don't think my excitement for a new release of TLV is a new thing anymore.  It shouldn't be.  Some releases are surely more exciting then others, but there is ALWAYS something intriguing about each release.  That is what quality does. One month it might be because a long anticipated model, like the RX-7 coming … Continue reading The little piggies are here! The first “adorable” Tomica Limited Vintage release is out.

Aoshima Grachan Collection Best of 2 is coming in September

This may not be everyone's cup of tea, but for many of you what a sweet-tasting tea it is. Aoshima has announced its next Grachan Collection, set to be released in Japan in September.  These sets have gained their fair share of fans in many locales outside of Japan, and it is nice to see … Continue reading Aoshima Grachan Collection Best of 2 is coming in September

The Tomica Limited Vintage June Release is now available at Japan Booster

Heads up time!  Tomica Limited Vintage has release the June 2018 assortment, and the models are now available at the Japan Booster ebay store: Tomica Limited Vintage at Japan Booster This is a great batch, but then again what TLV release isn't?  Honda heads will love the S600 and S800, and Skyline nerds will gobble … Continue reading The Tomica Limited Vintage June Release is now available at Japan Booster

Do you know your Japanese cars? Take the TLV Quiz!

JDM YO! We use the term a lot in the little car world, mostly erroneously.  But there is no doubt the diecast world has taught us a lot about Japanese cars, new and old.  But how much do you really know?  I've learned along the way, but still use very helpful references like Japanese Nostalgic … Continue reading Do you know your Japanese cars? Take the TLV Quiz!

The time is now: New Tomicarama, Sept/Oct Tomica Limited Vintage (RX-7) Release is now available for preorder at Japan Booster

Don't read what I am writing.  Just follow the link to japanbooster.com and go order your Tomicarama. Pre-orders at Japan Booster Or read this is you aren't sure.  Tomica Limited Vintage is releasing its first Tomicarma in years, a used car lot diorama that I use as a backdrop for my YouTube videos.  I get … Continue reading The time is now: New Tomicarama, Sept/Oct Tomica Limited Vintage (RX-7) Release is now available for preorder at Japan Booster

Lamley Daily (TLV Week Edition): Tomica Limited Vintage Neo Nissan Skyline R33 Autech GT-R

#lamleydaily #tlvweek - May 14, 2018 Model: Tomica Limited Vintage Neo Nissan Skyline GT-R Autech Where to get it: TLV at Japan Booster ebay store or preorder the new colors at japanbooster.com. It is TLV Week.  I will dedicate an entire week's worth of Lamley Daily posts to Tomica Limited Vintage, plus some additional posts … Continue reading Lamley Daily (TLV Week Edition): Tomica Limited Vintage Neo Nissan Skyline R33 Autech GT-R

TLV Week: Tomica Limited Vintage’s obsession with 1/64 scale

Welcome to TLV Week! With Tomica Limited Vintage unveiling the Mazda RX-7, which is coming in September, I get the feeling that many collectors will be jumping into the TLV pool for the first time.  So, in preparation, I am dedicating this week to TLV features.  I will still do other features from other brands, … Continue reading TLV Week: Tomica Limited Vintage’s obsession with 1/64 scale

TLV Week here at Lamley begins with the May release available at Japan Booster

Tomica Limited Vintage Week begins today, and it starts with the brand new May Release. I will be featuring some of my favorite TLV castings this week, and I have some videos planned as well.  It will end next weekend with features on the May release, which is on its way from Japan Booster now. … Continue reading TLV Week here at Lamley begins with the May release available at Japan Booster

Tomica Limited Vintage will release its second big truck and trailer in 2018

A heads up for the TLV fans.  Tomica Limited Vintage has announced its August 2018 release, and there is another giant coming: This is the Hino Heavy Transport Trailer, and it comes on the heels of this one below, the Hino Wing Roof Trailer.  That is due next month. I you haven't seen a TLV … Continue reading Tomica Limited Vintage will release its second big truck and trailer in 2018