One day I will attend. Those that have attended the Shizuoka Hobby Show in Japan have all mentioned how bonkers it is. Then again, "bonkers" might describe anything toy or hobby related in Japan. I'd go to take it all in, cars or whatever. But obviously there would be a few booths I would make … Continue reading Here is what Tomica Limited Vintage teased at the 2019 Shizuoka Hobby Show in Japan
Oh TLV set things off today. We TLV nerds were wondering when the next set of Ferraris would be unveiled. That was today, and the next set, a Testarossa and 512TR, will drop in September. 80's madness, these two. My guess is they will be released later in September, after the standard September Release. And … Continue reading Tomica Limited Vintage just unveiled the next set of Ferraris. And Civics. And Evos. And Pajeros. Yes, Pajeros.
Right out of the gate, let's be clear. No Ferraris in this Release. Hopefully there aren't too many laptops being slammed shut with a grown of disproval. I too have fallen for the spell of the TLV Ferraris, but we are back to the basics for April. We need a chance to catch out breath … Continue reading The April Release from Tomica Limited Vintage is now available at Japan Booster
The Ferraris have taken over. The four new releases from Tomica Limited Vintage, the first of a few different Ferraris coming, have enthralled the diecast nerds. You can't help but get out the phone or camera and shoot some angles of these beauties. And it started with the F40, but the Dinos are catching up. … Continue reading A Lamley look at the stunning Tomica Limited Vintage Ferraris
Tomica Limited Vintage Ferrari at Japan Booster I was talking to a friend yesterday who had just seen the photos of the new Ferraris from Tomica Limited Vintage. He said he "probably" should have pre-ordered at least the F40 on Japan Booster's Pre-Order site. I corrected him by saying he "definitely" should have. There are … Continue reading The new Tomica Limited Vintage Ferraris hit Japan Booster this morning. Here is the link and the details.
When Tomy announced the July 2019 Tomica Limited Vintage release, it was all about the Evo. They finally tackled the legendary Mitsubishi Lancer, and it looks fantastic. Then attention swung to the next color of the 787b, and finally settled on the shockingly cool Bluebird SSS-R. Add an underrated Toyota Crown and July is - … Continue reading Mitsu Evo, 787b, and the July 2019 Release from Tomica Limited Vintage is now available for pre-sale at Japan Booster.
Tomica Limited Vintage released the first pics of the July 2019 Batch, and it could be called "Rally-Ready". With all due respect to a splendid matte black Mazda 787b and a pair of underrated Toyota Crown Sedans, this batch is all about the first issues of the 1990 Mitsubishi Lancer GSR Evolution IV in gray … Continue reading Tomica Limited Vintage unveils the July 2019 Release. Come for the Evo & 787b, stay for the Bluebird SSS-R
Here is a head's up for you Mazda RX-7 Collectors. The March Release form Tomica Limited Vintage is out, and it includes two stunning models, highlighted by the first Police RX-7. And they are at Japan Booster now: TLV at Japan Booster And there are others. Two Subaru 360, two Toyota Mark II, and a … Continue reading The March Release from Tomica Limited Vintage is now available at Japan Booster. (The Ferraris are coming.)
I'm going to post this now, because mayhem is around the corner when it comes to Tomica Limited Vintage. Cutting to the chase, here is the link to the June 2019 Pre-Sale Page at Japan Booster. Follow it now, and snag the models you want, namely the two Nissan GT-Rs. You are going to be … Continue reading The June 2019 Release from Tomica Limited Vintage is now available for Pre-Sale at Japan Booster
Lots of TLV news this week. Tomytec announced its June Release, highlighted by a new Nissan GT-R Police car and a new Nissan Gloria casting: https://www.instagram.com/p/Bt01_J_lqsa/ We are still waiting to see more Ferraris, which are hopefully coming soon, but these models are all well embedded in TLV's roots. A utility truck, a modern classic, … Continue reading Tomica Limited Vintage announces the June 2019 Release; May now available for pre-order at Japan Booster