Join the Metroid Celebration on August 15th

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In honor of Metroid’s birthday (here in the USA), on August 15th I am hosting a special tribute event called the ‘METROID CELEBRATION’! You are invited to join in the fun :)

I’ll be giving away ONE-OF-A-KIND FREE METROID THEMED PRIZES, unveiling a new Backlit Metroid NES, and more! I hope you will join me and post Metroid related photos, videos, and content using the hashtag #metroidcelebration on social media to show how much we love classic Metroid!

More info to come soon!

Stay tuned…

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Happy Fourth of July!

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I hope everyone gets to take some time to relax and hang out with the important people in their life today!  Wishing everyone a happy Fourth :)

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The Backlit Apocalyptic Mega Man NES

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Currently on display at Gallery iam8bit in Los Angeles, California, I present to you the ‘Backlit Apocalyptic Mega Man NES’! This is a very unique collaborative art piece. I teamed up with artists Noel McEwen and Gary Bedell to bring this one to life.

Read on for more photos and information about the project!

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A new custom NES will be unveiled at iam8bit this weekend!

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I’m very honored to have the opportunity to unveil a new NES creation this Thursday, June 18th, at iam8bit‘s art gallery in Los Angeles, California. This custom NES will be part of their 10th Anniversary show.

More details coming soon!

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I’m sponsoring Mega Ran and Sammus’ tour, the “Rappers with Arm Cannons”.

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Mega Ran Sammus Tour March 2015 rappers rap nintendo mega man platinumfungi
I’m a proud sponsor of Mega Ran and Sammus‘ upcoming tour, the “Rappers with Arm Cannons”. These two are phenomenal artists who create some really unique tunes. Be sure to check them out if you have the opportunity! If you can’t make it to one of their shows, check out their music online. It’s on all the major music sites – itunes, spotify, google music, and soundcloud.

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PAL Starwing/Starfox SNES

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Here’s a customer commission that was a collaborative project I recently finished up with Custom NES Guy – A PAL SNES in the theme of Starwing (Starfox here in the USA). I hand cut the lettering and CNG did the paint job.

Hope you enjoy! I do all kinds of custom work. Just message me for more info/with your requests!

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The “TMNT Party Wagon NES” eBay auction starts TONIGHT!

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The eBay auction for my most recent project is beginning this evening, Sunday August 24, around 8:30pm CST.

It will be on my eBay account  – “ platinumfungi4ijw 

Good luck to everyone who bids!

Thanks for all the support,
Ryan

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TMNT Party Wagon NES going up for eBay auction!

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A big thank you to everyone for all the amazing compliments and feedback about the “TMNT Party Wagon NES“. Tomorrow evening, August 24, around 8:30pm CST it will be going up for auction on eBay. The seller ID is ” platinumfungi4ijw “.

Good luck to everyone who decides to bid!

Thanks again for all the support :)
Ryan

 

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Introducing the ‘TMNT Party Wagon NES’

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Introducing the ‘TMNT Party Wagon NES’! A fully functioning Nintendo built into a TMNT Turtle Van toy.

To my knowledge, the first in the world :)

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The ‘Backlit TMNT 30th Anniversary NES’

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Just in time for the new movie release, we are proud to present the ‘Backlit TMNT 30th Anniversary NES’!

Weeks of planning, over 500 messages, 150+ man hours of labor, countless mockups and revisions, working all hours of the day and night, and a lot of love went into this tribute that honors the original black and white TMNT comic books.

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