The Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention or TOYCON is a highly-anticipated annual event which celebrates the diversity of collecting as a hobby

which is highlighted by the launch of upcoming blockbuster movies, the latest games and gadgets, awesome advances in animation, comics, anime and manga

and the sensation of the latest releases in toys and collectibles. It is a gathering of collectors, cosplay enthusiasts, gamers, artists and musicians

all bonded by a common passion. It is simply put the biggest pop culture event in the country.

See you this June 30-July 2, 2017 at the SMX CONVENTION CENTER HALLS 1-4, SM MALL OF ASIA, Manila, Philippines

Friday, March 31, 2006

Character Creation Contest

Create Your Own City PINOY Super Hero



sample artworks from : Deviantart.com

1. Create and Design your own CITY Pinoy SUPERHERO character.

2. The City Superhero should be a Filipino and can be located to any part of the
Philippines. You can assign a superhero for your city or in any cities you have chosen.

(ex. Pasig City, Manila, Iloilo City, Cebu City, Davao City etc.)

3. All art styles are accepted, from western comics style to anime and manga style. Characters can be in action pose, with weapons, flying, or in fighting stance.

4. Artworks can be originally pencilled, digitally colored, and printed, just make sure that the artworks are
presentable and neat.

5. Submit your artworks in a size of 11 X 17" and should be mounted in a 1/4 size black illustration board.

6. Include a label size 2 X 5.5" , printed in a white paper and paste it below your artwork (see the image above for reference) and should contain the following:

Name of your City Pinoy Superhero
City
Super Powers
Name of the artist

for example:
Captain Tahong
Super Hero of Cavite City
It can summon the water element and sea creatures.
by: Ramon de revillas

7. Bring your artworks on June 17, 2006 from 10am-3pm In SM Megamall, Megatradehall 2.

8. Also fill up this form, print it and bring it together with your artwork.


Collectibles Unlimited
presents
Character Creation Contest
Create your own Pinoy City Superhero
at the
The 5th Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention 2006
June 17-18, 2006 SM Megamall, Megatrade Hall A
www.toyconph.tk
toyconph-owner@yahoogroups.com



Full name ______________________________________________

Address_________________________________________________________

Age _____

Gender_______

SChool / Organization________________________________________


Contact numbers________________________


Email _________________________________________


Website (optional) _________________________


your City Pinoy superhero's name________________________________

for questions you can email us at azrael@gmail.com



Fan Film Competition


photos from: Star Wars Philippines and Pinoy Cosplay



1. Create a fan film inspired by any existing local or international titles of anime,comics,games, novels, fantasy-scifi, or tv-movie.

2. Original story and concept are accepted, but should be anime,comic,game,fantasy-sci fi inspired.

Fan film can be in any style of comedy, action, parody and spoof, or in movie trailer style, commercial or movie.
Live action, Cosplay and animation are accepted.

3. Running time of each entry should not exceed 15 minutes. End credits are not included in the running time.

4. Language can be in English or Filipino, if your film will be in other foreign language, english subtitles are required.

5. Videos should be submitted in digital video format burned in a CD, we will accept only digital format of .avi, .mpeg, .avi, .mov, .swf, .flv, .dat files or videos converted into VCD.

6. Final deadline of entries will be on June 10, 2006 at 5pm.

7. Include a printed form that contains the following:



Collectibles Unlimited
presents
The 1st Philippine Fan Film Competition 2006
at the
The 5th Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention 2006
June 17-18, 2006 SM Megamall, Megatrade Hall A
www.toyconph.tk
toyconph-owner@yahoogroups.com


Fan film title:________________________________________________


Brief synopsis :______________________________________________________________


__________________________________________________________________________


_________________________________________________________________________



Inspired from:________________________________________

Director:____________________________________________

Production group name:________________________________

Screenplay by:__________________________________________

Music by:______________________________________________

Edited by:_____________________________________________


Animation by:___________________________________________


Cinematography by:______________________________________


Main cast:____________________________________________________________________________


_____________________________________________________________________________



running time:_____________

video format:_____________


place of production:_______________________________

year of production:_________________________________



name:______________________________________

address: ________________________________________________________

contact number: ________________________________________

email: _____________________________________

Do you authorize Collectibles Unlmited :

to show your work on TV: YES_________ NO___________

to show your work on the internet : YES_________ NO___________

to show your work on other convention,festival and event: YES_________ NO___________


Agreement to authorize Collectibles Unlimited

Name:________________________________________

Signature:_________________________________________

Contact and Email: _________________________

Date: _______________________________



all entries must be sealed in a brown envelope.

8. Submit your entry before or on June 10 in Comic Alley SM Megamall A branch, basement
email us at azrael@gmail.com to notify us if you have submitted your entry in Comic Alley


9. All entries will be shown during the 2 day Toy Convention
in SM Megamall, Megatradehall 2.

10. Awarding ceremonies will be on June 18 in Megatradehall 2
(schedule is to be announced).

Criteria for Judging
Technical - 33%
Creative / Aesthetics - 50%
Fan / Audience Impact - 17%
Total : 100%

Awards:
1st Place best fan film
2nd Place best fan film
3rd Place best fan film
Special Award for Best original story fan film


for other info and inquiry please email :
Email (Subject: ToyCon Fan Film Contest): azrael@gmail.com

Customized Toy Figures Contest


Action Figures ∙ Mecha ∙ Scale Models and Die Cast ∙ Diorama

ACTION FIGURES

1. Customized 3 1/4 to 9 inches action figure (superhero, anime or movie character)

2. Customized 10 to 20 inches action figure (superhero, anime or movie character) must be rework.

MECHA
1. Customize mecha any scale for Gundam, TransFormers, ZOIDS, Sentai Robots etc.

DIE CAST CARS

1. Customized or Dress Up 1/64 scale Die Cast Car (any brand).
2. Customized or Dress Up 1/18 scale Die Cast Car (any brand).

DIORAMA

1. Diorama Making (Open Category for Mecha category, action figure and scale models)

SCALE MODELS

1. Scale Models 1/35 Scale Armor (open)

2. Scale Models 1/35 Scale Figure (open)

3. Scale Models 1/24 Scale Cars or Automobiles (open)

4. Scale Models 1/48 Scale Air Craft (open)

Rules and Regulations:
1. All Entry/Entries should be submitted between 10am-4pm on June 17, 2006 at the ToyCon venue, Megamall Megatradehall 2.

2. All Entries will be screen by the committee. Hence the committee have the right to reject any unfit entry/entries.

3. Indescent Materials or topic are prohibited.

4. To open a certain category these should be at least 3 entries.

5. There will be 3 winners per category provided the entries are not less than 7.

6. Organizers has the right for press releases/ picture taking of any entries.

Awards:
3 winners for the Customized Action Figure Contest 3-9 inch category
3 winners for the Customized Action Figure Contest 10- 20 inch category
3 winners for the Mecha category
3 winners for Die cast car best dress up and customized (for 1/64 and 1/18)
4 best winners for the Diorama contest (one winner each for mecha, action figure and scale model category)
4 best winners for the Scale Model contest (one winner each for scale model category)

Best in Show Award (over all)
Most Unique Award (over all)

Criteria for Judging (soon)

to all participants, please print and fill this form below and bring it together with your entry



Collectibles Unlimited
presents
Customize Action Figure Competition at the
The 5th Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention 2006
June 17-18, 2006 SM Megamall, Megatrade Hall A
www.toyconph.tk
toyconph-owner@yahoogroups.com


Entry No. ________________(to be filled by the committee)

Category:_________________________

Full Name:__________________________________________________

Age: ___________ Gender: ______________

Contact No.__________________________________________________

Email:__________________________________________________
for questions and inquiries of the contest, you can email us at azrael@gmail.com

Thursday, March 30, 2006

Special Guests


Below are our Guests of Honor this 5th Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention 2006.


Digger Mesch of Art Asylum

Art Asylum's Digger Mesch schedule
June 17 - Portfolio review (11Am-1Pm/2Pm-4Pm)
Autograph-signing (4:30Pm)
Radio Interview at NU107 (6:30 Pm)

June 18 - Panel Forum (3:30 Pm)
Special Recognition (4:00 Pm)

Monday, March 20, 2006

Greetings from Collectibles Unlimited!



As the official organizer of the annual Toycon, we are proud to announce that finally, the 5th Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention is scheduled for June 17 & 18, 2006 at the Megatrade Hall 2 of the SM Megamall.

Yes, this year we will have 2 DAYS of fantastic Toycon fun!!!

This early on we would like to invite all interested parties who would like to come in as exhibitors, merchants, sponsors, food suppliers and media partners to please contact us the organizers for immediate reservation of slots or sponsorship packages. You may visit Vtoyz Hobby Center at Blue Lane, 3rd level Shoppesville and look for Mr. Vic Yap or Tina for your exhibitors' application form. Or you may contact us at 0917-8248176 or 0917-9802643.

We are also interested in getting your suggestons as to what activities you would like to see and experience at this year's Toycon. We value previous feedback given and will promse to work hard at providing you with the best Toycon ever this year. Suffice to say we are all excited for this SUPER year for Toycon!! Expect a bigger, bolder, all-around BOOMBASTIC TOYCON 06!!!

(Can anyone say Phil Toycon exclusives...)

Tuesday, March 14, 2006

The 5th International Toys, Hobby, Collectibles Convention 2006

When: June 17 & 18 2006
Venue: SM Megmall Megatrade Hall 2

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Complete Announcements: Coming Soon!

visit www.toyconph.tk for some info

Saturday, March 4, 2006

Program Schedule
(possible to change with out prior notice)


EVENT PROGRAMME DAY 1
June 17, 2006



10am
Ribbon Cutting and Event Opening
Customized action figure contest entry submission
Individual cosplay contest registration
Character Creation drawing contest entry submission
Video Game tournament registration @ Games Masters Magazine Booth
Search for the Convention Booth Babe
Anime band performance by Ethereal Anthem

11am
Fan film screening Raffle and games
Live Auctions
Globelines 30 min. segment

12nn
Fan film screening
1st battle of the tribute band
Raffle and games
Live Auctions
HERO TV 30 min. segment


1pm
2nd battle of the tribute band
Raffle and games
Live Auctions
Egames 30 min. segment

2pm
Design Your Own Superhero On the spot Kids Art Contest
3rd battle of the tribute band
Raffle and games
Live Auctions
MIR 30 min. segment
Akafellas - Guest Performer
Star Wars Philippines and the 501st Legion Philippine Chapter trooping (with special guest)

3pm
Panel Discussions on stage: Filipino Comics Art Form
Awarding ceremony and tribute for celebrity and Hall of Fame artists (Alfredo Alcala award)
Raffle and games
Fan film entries viewing
Live Auctions
Level Up Games 30 min. segment

4pm
TransFormers Philippines Intro
TransFormering speed contest for KIDS
Raffle and games
Video game tournament update
The Late Isabel - indie rock band performance
Live Auctions
Wacom 30 min. segment

5pm
Design Your Own Superhero On the spot Kids Art Contest Winners
Search for the Convention Booth Babes presentation
Raffle and games
Individual cosplay registration end
Live Auctions
Fullybooked 30 min. segment
HUBRIS - indie rock band performance

6pm
Raffle and games
Cosplay catwalk
HERO TV 30 min. segment

7pm
Raffle and games
Anime band performance by Rotschrek
Individual cosplay winners announcement
Booth Babes winner announcement
Anime band performance by Rotschrek
Character design contest entries presentation
Customized Action Figures contest entries presentation
Battle of the Tribute Band presentation and update
Preview for Day 2 (AVP)
Globelines 30 min. segment

8pm
Raffle and games
Video Game tournament FINALS (on stage head to head on stage)
Live Auctions
MIR 30 min. segment

9pm
Pack up


EVENT PROGRAMME DAY 2
June 18, 2006



10am
Filipino Characters cosplay contest registration
Group Cosplay contest registration
Video Game tournament registration @ Games Masters Magazine Booth
Anime band performance by Neotaku

11am
Raffle and games
Fan film screening -various artist exhibitions
Live Auctions
Globelines 30 min. segment

12nn
Fan film screening - various artist exhibitions
4th battle of the tribute band
Raffle and games
Live Auctions
Fully booked 30 min. segment

1pm
5th battle of the tribute band
Raffle and games
Live Auctions
Level Up Games 30 min. segment

2pm
Design Your Own Superhero On the spot Kids Art Contest
6th battle of the tribute band
Raffle and games
Live Auctions
MIR 30 min. segment
Star Wars Philippines and the 501st Legion Philippine Chapter trooping (with special guest)

3pm
Panel Discussions on stage - The Joy of Collecting Toys
Art Asylum Job search and panel interview with Digger Mesh and Yuri Timg of Art Asylum
Raffle and games
Live Auctions
Musings of a cigarette smoking man- indie rock band performance
Wacom 30 min. segment

4pm
TransFormering speed contest on stage for Adults
Raffle and games
Video game tournament update
Fuseboxx- indie rock band performance
Egames 30 min. segment
Live Auctions

5pm
Mini Moni Philippines dance performance
Design Your Own Superhero On the spot Kids Art Contest Winners
Video Game tournament FINALS (on stage head to head)
Raffle and games
Individual cosplay registration end
HERO TV 30 min. segment

6pm
Mini Moni Philippines dance performance
Fan Film contest finalist
Raffle and games
Cosplay catwalk for Filipino Characters Cosplay
Cosplay catwalk and skit for Group Cosplay

7pm
Raffle and games
Anime band performance by Do' Ahou
Cosplay winners’ announcement for Group and Filipino Characters Cosplay
Video Game Tournament Winners
Character Design Contest Winners
Customized Action Figure Contest Winners
1st Philippine Fan Film Contest winners
Battle of the Tribute Band Winners
Anime band performance by Do' Ahou
Globelines 30 min. segment

8pm
MIR 30 min. segment
Raffle and games
Battle of the Tribute Band Winner stage performance
Epilogue AVP

9pm
Event ends

Thursday, March 2, 2006

Superman Memorabilia and Toy Exhibit

PinoyToyKolektor. A site of Filipino " Pinoy " Collectors around the world with the same passion and interest -- TOYS. On this site you will find information regarding stuff that keeps us all young at heart.

PTK evolved from a small group of collectors sharing the same interest in thehobbies section of various message boards, this was way back late 2001.

PTK was created nov. 2004 but was officially opened as a public message board on march 2005. After being together for 5 years as a community, transferred from one message board to another ....we finally had our own home, PINOYTOYKOLEKTOR.

PTK is a community with the same interest........toys as a hobby, for collectors ...by collectors.

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Panelist profiles:
Digs Ramos - one of the few seasoned collectors around, has an extensive collection of star wars props and replicas, vintage robots and various toys

Gary Abello - known for his reviews and write ups of various toys and action figures

Erik Tan - comic buff , a prominent buffy and angel collector, known for his wide collection of art asylum products, chogokins , superhero toys and the like


Exhibitors :
Gerry Sibal - superman memorabila - no.1 man when it comes to superman stuff, known for his very wide collection of superman toys and memorabilia

Kenway Chee - another diverse and prominent superman
collector locally ranging from statues, figures, props
and life sizes. also known for his big he-man
collection.

Marcwindc- known for a very wide selection of action figures and nba stuff

Erik Tan - art asylum collection ( already mentioned above )

Harry Lim - motu and ML collector
Ernest and Dave See - brother tandem,has a great collection of superhero stuff

Eric Cruz - serious collector of toys and action figure

Yexel Sebastian - local actor and known for his museum like display of toys

Fan Film Exhibition Local and International

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Battle of the Band Finalist


1. Himitsu Heiki
song title: A Tribute to Otakus
tribute composition to : Otakus

2. Kite
song title: Cat Eyes
tribute composition to: Starship Girl Yamamoto Yohko

3. Deadend
song title: Soaring High With You
tribute composition to : Badluck (Gravitation)


4. Aquajuice
song title: Fairies
tribute composition to : Tinkebell (Peter Pan)

5. Armada
song title: Possible
tribute composition to: Edward Elric (Full Metal Alchemist)

6. Ducklings
song title: Super Duper Song
tribute composition to: all of the underdog heroes out therelike Naruto, Rock-lee, Al and Ed (full metalalchemist) and Sakuragi