Tomica Limited Vintage just released what might be its most loaded assortment ever.

I'm not even going to write that much about this.  I will let the photos speak for themselves.  And you need to get on this right now. The September Assortment from Tomica Limited Vintage has just been released, and it's loaded.  The highly-anticipated Le Mans winning Mazda 787B, the second color of the Nissan Atlas …

Auto World & Tomica Limited Vintage square off with some modern muscle.

Two of the best 1/64 diecast makers on the planet, both obsessed with scale and detail.  Two that are more accustomed to doing replicas of vintage cars - one classic Japanese, the other classic American.  Two with a rare foray into today's machines.  Two doing sinister replicas of some modern, growling, speedsters.  Two replicas that …

The August Release from Tomica Limited Vintage is now available.

A quick heads up that Tomica Limited Vintage has released its August assortment.  It isn't a large release - 5 models total - and it is very Japanese.  And they are all available at Japan Booster: Tomica Limited Vintage at Japan Booster The batch sees two new castings, the 1959 Toyota Patrol and the Nissan …

The new 2017 Nissan GT-R Nismo and the July release from Tomica Limited Vintage is now out at Japan Booster

Yeah, I can totally get behind more Nissan GT-R's from Tomica Limited Vintage, especially when they are all a little different.  And these three in the July release are most certainly worth.  All three are replicas of the new Nismo GT-R, and one is even a Japan store exclusive. But Japan Booster has them all, …

The Lamley Daily: Tomica Limited Vintage Neo Nissan Fairlady 260ZE 2by2 (1973 Tokyo Auto Show)

#lamleydaily - July 6, 2017 Model: Tomica Limited Vintage Neo Nissan Fairlady 260ZE 2by2 Where to get it: Nissan Fairlady 2by2 at Japan Booster Why it's in the collection:  Because it is a Z Car, done by Tomica Limited Vintage.  That is a no-brainer for my collection.  TLV has done several 260Z, with G nose and without. …

The Lamley Daily: Tomica Limited Vintage Toyota Land Cruiser FJ56V

#lamleydaily - July 3, 2017 Model:  Tomica Limited Vintage Toyota Land Cruiser FJ56V Line:  TLV Standard Release Where to get it:  TLV Toyota Land Cruiser at Japan Booster Why it's in the collection:  Because everyone loves a Land Cruiser, even those that aren't the FJ40.  The FJ40 has been done numerous times in small scale, …

Tomica Limited Vintage announces a second Nissan Atlas Safety Loader. It would be smart to order it now.

Just a heads up that Kyosho has announced the release of its Nissan GT-R set will be late September, and Tomica Limited Vintage has unveiled its October Release.  And they are available now for pre-order at Japan Booster: Japan Booster Pre-Order Page Both are significant releases.  Sure, we are in GT-R overload with multiple diecast …

Skyline fans, the Skyline you don’t have was just released by Tomica Limited Vintage.

The Tomica Limited Vintage July assortment is out, and its looking right at you, Skyline fans. There is a lot to be excited about in this batch, including the second Mazda Cosmo released to celebrate its 50th Anniversary, this time in police livery.  Or the lesser-known 1/43 scale TLV's, this time in the form of …

The Rotary Engine and Mazda Cosmo Sport turn 50 this year. Tomica Limited Vintage is celebrating beautifully.

Right out of the gate I am going to refer you to this article on the 50th Anniversary of the Rotary Engine and Cosmo Sport over at Japanese Nostalgic Car that dropped today.  It is a tremendous read, and will give you all you need on why this is a significant anniversary in the car …

Here is a look at what Tomica Limited Vintage previewed at the Shizuoka Hobby Show

News from Tomica Limited Vintage has definitely become a thing.  Every month, as one release is happening, TLV will announce new releases a few months in the future.  There are always surprises.  You just don't know what they will do next, and they like to throw curveballs. The curveballs were definitely there at the Shizuoka Hobby Show …

Tomica Limited Vintage unveils its Mazda 787B, several Datsun 510’s for September 2017

Tomica Limited Vintage's super strong 2017 continues.  Each month brings a new surprise, like the 2nd Gen Honda Prelude, Atlas Loader, and the iconic Mazda Cosmo Sport.  You never know what is coming next. And there is a huge surprise in the September 2017 release, which TLV recently announced.  The 1991 24 Hours of Le Mans-winning Mazda …

The Porsche 911, Honda Prelude, and Toyota Supra Tomica Limited Vintage batch is here.

Tomica Limited Vintage at Japan BoosterA couple of weeks ago I described a Matchbox case as "loaded", and many of you, understandably, took issue with it.  You mentioned there were nice models, but not enough of them compared to generics.Well, let me try again.  The April assortment from Tomica Limited Vintage has hit, and yes, …

With two more Porsche 911 coming from Tomica Limited Vintage, here are the first 9 you need.

TLV Porsche at Japan Booster This is the truest Porsche Party you can have in 1/64.  Heaven knows there have been plenty of 1/64 Porsche parties lately.  Hot Wheels is on a massive Porsche kick.  So are many other brands.  And we are just gobbling them up.  As well we should be, as there have …

Big news: 2017 Nissan GT-R & 1967 Mazda Cosmo Sports (for its 50th birthday) are coming to Tomica Limited Vintage…

This is one of those pieces of news that makes a diecast collector smile.  For a long time.Tomica Limited Vintage is giving us a super batch in May 2017.  Two totally new castings, plus a couple fan favorites.Yesterday TLV announced the 2017 Nissan GT-R and 1967 Mazda Cosmo Sports will debut in May, along with …

The Porsche 911 is returning, and the Honda Prelude is coming. Are you collecting Tomica Limited Vintage yet?

Every month, there are two Tomica Limited Vintage-related events that I look forward to.  The first, and obviously most important, is the release of that month's assortment.  Usually 4 to 8 models, usually stock Japanese cars, with a few Euro beauties mixed in.The second event is the announcement of what is coming a few months …

Check out the Honda CR-X and Fiat Panda in the Tomica Limited Vintage October batch…

Tomica Limited Vintage at Japan BoosterThe Tomica Limited Vintage October release is a nice little sliver of all the cool things TLV has been doing lately.  All kinds of cool directions, and all six cars from the batch are now at Japan Booster:Tomica Limited Vintage at Japan BoosterClearly there is someone on the TLV team …

The brand new Nissan R34 Skyline & the July TLV Batch is now out at Japan Booster…

Tomica Limited Vintage at Japan BoosterI know if I said one Tomica Limited Vintage batch was better than another, you would know I was lying.  There is always something for me to get excited about, no matter what the batch.  So call it refreshed excitement each month.Last month it was the Nissan Silvia Super Silhouette …

The much-anticipated Honda CR-X from from Tomica Limited Vintage is now available at Japan Booster…

TLV Honda Ballade Sports CR-X at Japan BoosterTomica Limited Vintage split up the May Batch, so collectors had to wait a couple of extra weeks for the two new versions of the Honda Ballade Sports CR-X Si to arrive.  Well, they are finally here and the look amazing.  And they are up and listed at …