After a thorough inspection by the new factory it's been determined that some of the tooling needs revisions, and some of it needs to be completely redone. Work has already... Read more
Tooling Transfer Completed!
The new factory has all of the tooling in hand and now the debugging process will begin. Here's a group shot showing all of the molds required for both the... Read more
Back To Work!
Just received word from Chris that the factory is back to work from their holiday break. The next step will be for his team to visit the current factory on... Read more
A few words from our new project manager, Mr. Chris Gawrych :)
I just wanted to give a quick hello to all the supporters out there. As Craig has said, I have been helping the Four Horsemen with their self-produced, highly acclaimed... Read more
New Factory and Project Management
Both projects, The Adventure People and Sectaurs, are in the process of being taken over by the same factory and project manager that's being used by the Four Horsemen on... Read more
Light At The End of The Tunnel
Before I post the details of this latest update I want to give a huge shout out and thanks to Mr. Solomon Witt of Sunok Studios. His company is working... Read more
New Factory Samples
Finally received new factory samples and unfortunately the news is not good. There are still issues that need to be fixed before production can start. At this point the delivery... Read more
Tooling Samples Need Work :(
I received tooling samples from the factory and unfortunately some parts need revisions. Considering the pace that the factory has been working at on this project I feel almost certain... Read more
Just got an update from the factory saying that the tooling is expected to be completed on August 8th. Assuming there isn't a lot of tweaking that needs to be... Read more
Tooling Phase Has Begun!
Samples have been approved and the factory is ready to start work on the tooling. This will take approximately 45 days and I'll be sure to post any updates I... Read more
New Images from the factory!
As some of you may or may not know, development and production on the Adventure People line has been combined with the new Sectaurs line, and everything is being handled... Read more
Revised Sculpt for Captain Evil
Wanted to share the revised head sculpt for the Captain Evil character. I've had some subtle changes made to give him more of a sinister appearance.
Work on the tooling... Read more
Paint Reference Samples In Hand!
Recently received the paint reference samples from the factory and I'm very impressed with how well they turned out. Other than some minor deco revisions these are pretty much spot... Read more
Paint Reference Samples
Here are pics I recently received from the factory that show work in progress shots of the paint reference samples for the Captain Evil's Henchman and Action Jackson figures.
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Just wanted to share an image to show that progress is being made on getting this project back on track. This is a resin sample of the Strike Force Trooper... Read more
Adventure People Line Back on Track!
Thanks to a very unexpected turn of events with the factory I've luckily been given the opportunity to keep moving forward with production on the new Adventure People line. ... Read more
Adventure People Line Cancelled
Due to circumstances beyond my control I’ve had to make the very difficult decision to cancel the New Adventure People action figure line. As many already know, this project has... Read more
Waiting For New Samples
Just wanted to let everyone know that we are currently waiting on revised samples from the factory which we hope to have in the next few weeks. Assuming those are... Read more
Wanted to share one of a few images that the factory sent of the completed tooling. What you're seeing in the image will be used for some of the heads.... Read more
The One Year Delay, What Happened?
Just wanted to let everyone know that work has started on the steel tooling for both the Adventure People and Eagle Force action figure lines, which have now been combined... Read more
New Factory Switch Complete!
Just wanted to let everyone know that the ball is officially rolling again on the Adventure People line at the new factory. They've already been given the green light to... Read more
Factory Switch & Design Improvments
Just wanted to let everyone know that we're in the process of having the project moved to another factory, one that we've been using for the past four years. The... Read more
Design Change for Feet
I neglected to mention in the update for our new display stand Kickstarter that the Adventure People figures will also be compatible with this stand. After hearing concerns over the... Read more
We've got a new Kickstarter going to help fund the production of an action figure display stand that can be used with some of the more popular retro and modern... Read more
Teamwork at its best!
Just wanted to share some info about an awesome Kickstarter we're partnered on with Fresh Monkey Fiction . . . Eagle Force Returns!
Some of you might be asking... Read more
Still Needs Work
Finally got to review the first batch of painted samples and unfortunately they didn't pass the test. Luckily the project manager we hired to oversee the project has been to... Read more
Waiting on Painted Samples
Just wanted to let people know that I'm currently waiting on painted samples from the factory. Unfortunately this stage hasn't gone as quickly as I had hoped and will most... Read more
Just wanted to let everyone know that I received a new set of samples today from the factory and everything has been approved. The next step will be to have... Read more
Possible New Feature!
Instead of using the traditional foot hole and peg stand option for displaying the new Adventure People figures, we're working on trying something a little different, magnets! Nothing is definite... Read more
Strike Force Trooper Factory Sample Image!
Strike Force Trooper factory sample! There's still some tweaking to be done but everything is still on schedule for a November release date.
New Sample Image
Just received some images of figure samples from the factory and wanted to share this one. Once our company rep is able to start visiting the factory and begin the... Read more
First Factory Photo!
Nothing very exciting but here's the first official photo I got from the factory. I wanted them to put holes on the bottom of the feet and this image is... Read more
Backerkit Survey Responses & Declined Credit Cards
There are still some Backerkit surveys that have not been completed, and we've had a few backer credit cards that were declined. Please be sure to complete your survey if... Read more
Backerkit Survey Responses
Just wanted to remind those of you who haven't completed your Backerkit surveys to please do so before Friday, April 1st. We're still showing 16 people that have not completed... Read more
Backerkit Survey Recovery
Some people are saying they never received a Backerkit survey. If you're one of these people, here is a link to recover it: https://the-new-adventure-people-0.backerkit.com/
It's showing that 31 people still haven't filled out their Backerkit surveys yet so please remember to do so before the end of the month. I'm also seeing some with... Read more
Pledge Collection Issues
Just wanted to let people know that not all of the pledge amounts have been collected due to credit card issues with some of the backers. Please be sure that... Read more
Backerkit Surveys Sent!
Wow! That was a quick review process. All of the Backerkit surveys have been sent out. If you don't receive one within 24 hours please contact me so I can... Read more
Just wanted to let everyone know that I've registered with Backerkit and surveys should be sent out soon, pending their review process.
Woo-hoo! Thank You!
I want to shout out a big THANK YOUto everyone who supported this project! Without your help this new line would not have been possible. I also want to... Read more
Strike Force Trooper Available for Purchase!
The Strike Force Trooper is now available to purchase as a single figure for $20 (plus S&H), or in a 5-pack army builder set for $80.00 (plus S&H). To add... Read more
We're In The Home Stretch!
With just a little over a week to go we're finally in the home stretch on the Kickstarter. Taking that into consideration, I'd like to point out that the discounted... Read more
Just wanted to give a big shout out of thanks to Big Bad Toy Store for getting the Adventure People Kickstarter over the funding goal! Thanks also to everyone who's... Read more
Action Boy Concept Art
Here is the concept art for Action Boy. Again, if our current Kickstarter funds, Dr. Evil, Lady Action, Action Boy and the Silver Streak will be included in our next... Read more
Big Bad Toy Store Boost!
Thanks to the awesome crew at Big Bad Toy Store the funding goal just got a very nice boost. We're only $4,200 away from making this happen! :)
Assuming the Adventure People Kickstarter is a success, here's what we have planned for the Captain Action series in our next one: Dr. Evil, Lady Action and the Silver Streak! ... Read more
Stretch Goal Added!
If the funding goal reaches $30,000 our next army builder figure will be unlocked, the Strike Force Trooper!We'll be offering it as a single figure for $20.00 (plus S&H),... Read more