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

Another month, another great release from Tomica Limited Vintage. Tomica Limited Vintage at Japan Booster The highlight of this batch is sure the fourth and fifth releases of the Mazda RX-7.  These also introduce new rims as well.  Beyond those, two more Prince Glorias and another Isuzu Bus. If you don't have the first three … Continue reading The Tomica Limited Vintage December Release is now available at Japan Booster

You – I mean kids – are going to love the new Tomica 4D line, with real engine sounds.

Now that the frenzy of the Damaged Box Sale is over, let's talk about what else is at Japan Booster that is worth snagging.  I mean, the whole store is on sale, and free shipping on all orders $50?  Start looking folks! Always start with Tomica Limited Vintage, but look at Kyosho, Tomica Premium, and … Continue reading You – I mean kids – are going to love the new Tomica 4D line, with real engine sounds.

The Japan Booster Tomica Limited Vintage Damaged Box Holiday Sale starts Friday at 5pm PST, and it is better than ever.

It has become a Lamley tradition.  I know because a ton of you have asked me about it: "Is Japan Booster doing the TLV Damaged Box Sale this year?" First off, yes they are.  Second, if you haven't heard of this sale, you really want to pay attention.  Let's start with putting the links right … Continue reading The Japan Booster Tomica Limited Vintage Damaged Box Holiday Sale starts Friday at 5pm PST, and it is better than ever.

The Tomica Limited Vintage November 2018 Release is now available at Japan Booster

Call this the calm before the storm. The November Release from Tomica Limited Vintage is here, and has some gems for the true TLV collector.  Why?  Because there are no Skylines, RX-7's or Supras for the fanboys, but rather a beautifully redone Prince Gloria and a pair of Toyota Crown Hardtops.  You've got to be … Continue reading The Tomica Limited Vintage November 2018 Release is now available at Japan Booster

Tomica Limited Vintage is giving new collectors another chance at their hardest-to-acquire releases. Don’t miss on the Hino 5-car Transporter.

Keep checking off the list.  First it was the Tomicarama, then the Nissan Atlas Hauler, and now the Hino 5-car Transporter.  Tomica Limited Vintage is throwing collectors a bone, and you'd be smart to take advantage. Prices on many of the most sought-after TLV have skyrocketed, and the Hino 5-car Transporter is one of them. … Continue reading Tomica Limited Vintage is giving new collectors another chance at their hardest-to-acquire releases. Don’t miss on the Hino 5-car Transporter.

The red Mazda RX-7 and the rest of the Tomica Limited Vintage October Release is now available at Japan Booster

The next RX-7 from TLV is here.  The October release from Tomica Limited Vintage is out and available to purchase at Japan Booster: Tomica Limited Vintage at Japan Booster This is the third RX-7 release of five planned, and each is a must have.  And the same can be said for the lesser known Toyota … Continue reading The red Mazda RX-7 and the rest of the Tomica Limited Vintage October Release is now available at Japan Booster

The Masters of Scale, Part 1: Tomica Limited Vintage ɛ̃fini RX-7 TYPE R

If I could, I would show you a pic of my desk, but right now I can't.  But know it is full of Hot Wheels Convention and Car Culture models and upcoming 2019 Matchbox.  And everything that is sitting here is definitely exciting.  Both brands are on a roll, and collecting them has been a … Continue reading The Masters of Scale, Part 1: Tomica Limited Vintage ɛ̃fini RX-7 TYPE R

Is it true Tomica Limited Vintage is taking on Ferrari? You bet it is.

I reserve the questionable language for truly significant events. So... Holy shit Tomica Limited Vintage is doing Ferrari! As reported by Dengeki Hobby Web, Tomica Limited Vintage has a display at the All Japan Model Hobby Show, and there they are unveiling early prototypes of several upcoming Ferraris. From an F40 with opening parts to … Continue reading Is it true Tomica Limited Vintage is taking on Ferrari? You bet it is.

A Tale of Two: Tomica Limited Vintage & Kyosho Mazda 787B’s

A post on the Lamley Group Facebook Group (affectionately known as the Group Group or LGG) reminded me that I took photos of the TLV and Kyosho 787B's back when TLV released their first. So I am going to post them here.  I originally had the #55 replica by Kyosho, but that is now sitting … Continue reading A Tale of Two: Tomica Limited Vintage & Kyosho Mazda 787B’s

Placing the latest wall-display-worthy acquisitions

I do get a lot of stuff each week.  Some store finds, some mail finds, some blog-related content items.  Lots of stuff. But it isn't every week I get wall-display items.  Those are the models that I like so much they make it to the wall.  The wall in this case is one of my … Continue reading Placing the latest wall-display-worthy acquisitions