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 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

This little piggy went to Tomica Limited Vintage

That is the stupidest blog title ever, but you know you would have done it too.  Because this: That is the new Toyoace Cattle Truck from Tomica Limited Vintage, coming in July 2018.  And it comes with pigs.  Yeah, I'm smiling.  You are too. The July Release has been announced, and you can see it … Continue reading This little piggy went to Tomica Limited Vintage

More Civics and a 510: The March Release from Tomica Limited Vintage is here.

Just got the word from Japan Booster that the March Release from Tomica Limited Vintage has arrived, and yes, it's loaded: Tomica Limited Vintage at Japan Booster It starts with the return of two very popular models.  First the EK Civic Type R debuted last month to much fanfare, and it returns this month in … Continue reading More Civics and a 510: The March Release from Tomica Limited Vintage is here.

Lamley Daily: Tomica Limited Vintage Neo 1997 Honda Civic Type R

#lamleydaily - March 5th, 2018 Model: 1997 Honda Civic Type R Line: Tomica Limited Vintage Neo Where to get it: Grab either color from Japan Booster, but they go fast Why it's in the collection: Because it's a Tomica Limited Vintage.  But beyond that, it's a Honda done by TLV.  That is a no-brainer combo. … Continue reading Lamley Daily: Tomica Limited Vintage Neo 1997 Honda Civic Type R