Did the Ferrari license move from Maisto to Tomica? Dare I dream of a TLV Ferrari?

My guess is most of you know about this at this point, but Tomica dropped one of the bombshells of the year this week: If you haven't heard, Takara Tomy announced that the Tomica line will extend to Ferrari models.  And to start the La Ferrari will debut in the basic range, and a stunning … Continue reading Did the Ferrari license move from Maisto to Tomica? Dare I dream of a TLV Ferrari?

The latest Tomica Premium Release: Come for the Skylines, stay for the Supra. By Jay Kho.

Our RTE - Resident Tomica Expert - Jay Kho is back with a look at the latest Tomica Premium release, which is available now at Japan Booster.   Another Skyline.  Yes, it’s nice.  But yes, it’s another Nissan Skyline.  (Although thankfully it’s not the new GTR - TLV seems to be pumping those like white on … Continue reading The latest Tomica Premium Release: Come for the Skylines, stay for the Supra. By Jay Kho.

Tomica Premium 90’s Legends: Nissan 300ZX & Acura NSX, by Jay Kho

Let's welcome back the Resident Tomica Expert, Jay Kho, for another look at some recent Tomica Premium releases:Some of 90’s legends by Tomica Premium Many moons ago, I remember discussing with a friend that one of the greatest eras in automotive history was the early 90’s.  If you weren't Rolling with a 5.0 with the … Continue reading Tomica Premium 90’s Legends: Nissan 300ZX & Acura NSX, by Jay Kho

The beginnings of certain robot and bosozoku cars by Tomica Premium, by Jay Kho…

The RTE is back!  Resident Tomica Expert and super car nerd Jay Kho on another two Tomica Premium models to be released recently.  Enjoy...(These Tomica Premium can be found at Japan Booster)So what made you start collecting toy cars?  Was it passed on to you by your older peers?  Perhaps you may be reliving your … Continue reading The beginnings of certain robot and bosozoku cars by Tomica Premium, by Jay Kho…

The latest Tomica Premium is a who’s who of last century gems…

The RTE is back! Our Resident Tomica Expert, Jay Kho, has the latest batch from Tomica Premium in hand, and as he does every time a new batch is released, he has an in-depth look.  I don't collect Tomica Premium, but it is getting harder and harder to ignore them, especially that tremendous 3000GT.  Jay, … Continue reading The latest Tomica Premium is a who’s who of last century gems…

The Resident Tomica Expert: Tomica Premium on the move…

Jay Kho, Lamley's RTE (Resident Tomica Expert) is back with another look at some new Tomica, all of which came recently from Japan Booster.Thanks Jay.Is it me, or is the Tomica Premium line looking better and better?  I must admit that I was somewhat partial when it came to the old mid-range line of Tomica, but … Continue reading The Resident Tomica Expert: Tomica Premium on the move…

Package Report: Kyosho Lotus and Tomica Premium Tokyo Auto Show exclusives from Japan Booster…

One more package to showcase, before I dive deep into the Lamley Studio to photograph these beauties.It was a busy day yesterday, with a Kmart case and packages from Wheel Collectors and Japan Booster all arriving.  Videos of all three openings are on the Lamley YouTube Channel, but I haven't shown the Japan Booster package … Continue reading Package Report: Kyosho Lotus and Tomica Premium Tokyo Auto Show exclusives from Japan Booster…