Take A Virtual Tour Of Sideshow Collectibles To See How All The Great Stuff You Love To Collect Is Made

Sideshow Collectibles is a specialty manufacturer of licensed and proprietary collectible products. With their dedication to accuracy and artistry, these products reflect a passion for creating unique, highly sought after figure collectibles, as well as film prop replicas and fine art pieces.

Screen Shot 2013-03-10 at 4.22.51 PMSideshow’s artisans are renowned sculptors, experienced model makers, painters and costumers whose combined efforts result in the creation of outstanding original designs and intricately detailed likenesses of pop culture icons, including film and television monsters, villains, heroes, mystical creatures of fantasy, and legendary figures from history.

Screen Shot 2013-03-10 at 4.24.22 PMThis talented team of artists is regularly distinguished for achieving a level of authenticity seldom seen in the figure collectible arena. Recognized as a quality manufacturer, Sideshow has been highlighted in national trade and specialty toy publications where its collectible 12-inch figures and polystone statues have been awarded ‘Best of the Year.’

Screen Shot 2013-03-10 at 4.27.46 PMAs a fan and collector of their amazing products I have often wondered about the process it takes for these amazing collectibles to go from a simple idea to the end product on my shelf.  Now Sideshow Collectibles has made it possible for you to see the process taken from conception to completion.  Each piece they create represents months, sometimes years, of dedicated planning and production.

Screen Shot 2013-03-10 at 8.56.27 PMIn this impressive video series, they take you behind the scenes to visit the central hubs of their creative process. From their Sixth Scale articulated figures to incredible, life-sized statues, you now get a chance to meet some of the uniquely talented artists that make it all possible.

Screen Shot 2013-03-10 at 9.07.47 PMThe first video features Sideshow Collectibles Creative Director, Tom Gilliland, as he sets up the videos and describes just what you will be seeing.  The videos that follow cover topics such as: concept corps, waxworks, mold hold, paint, cut and sew, production, photo lab, and the Graphics Art Department.

Screen Shot 2013-03-10 at 9.02.48 PMFans of their products will really appreciate this inside look behind Sideshow Collectibles.  Sit back, watch and then let us know what you think in the comments section below.

You can follow Sideshow Collectibles on TWITTER for updates on new releases or head over to their WEBSITE to check out their amazing offering of highly desirable, intricately detailed collectibles.


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