Tox City mutant critters rise on Kickstarter

The range of handmade plush featuring mutant animals is just $200 from hitting its Kickstarter goal.
Publish date:
Social count:

A new band of mutant critters are rising up on Kickstarter, featuring one mustachioed bat, a vampiric looking plant and a four-armed wolf.

Before you run for cover, this motley crew are only the latest line of hand made plush toys from the Jellykoe company.

Titled Tox City, the collection has already received $2,831 of its $3000 Kickstarter goal and it still has 11 days of campaigning left.

The characters follow a post apocalyptic storyline, in which two groups of mutants battle it out for control of Tox City.

The range features six distinct characters. Fighting for the good mutants (the Cutetants) there is Bushy Bat, Gillbert and Furman. Meanwhile, the evil Goozers are comprised of HazRat, Pawley and The Green Weedow.

“We wanted to make this new line really special,” read a statement from the Jellykoe team.

“So we’re using lots of fur and vinyl as well as making their arms poseable.”

Each character will also harbour its own special feature, while all of them will have glow in the dark eyes.

“Over the years we have worked hard to keep everything handmade and in house. With this in mind, starting a new toy line from scratch leaves us with a lot of upfront costs.

“This Kickstarter will allow us to have the inventory needed to be able to release the line completely in June this year.”

Project backer pledging $5 or more will receive a Tox City postcard, sticker and button, while for a pledge of $20 or more, fans will receive a limited edition Tox City print.

For $35 or more, backers will have their choice of one Cutetant or one Goozer, while for $100 and upwards, fans will receive a complete Goozer of Cutetant tribe, or an original painting.

Check out Tox City’s Kickstarter page here.


Featured Jobs

Vivid Job Logo 620 x 349

Digital Marketing Executive - Toys & Games

Vivid is Britain’s biggest toy company and the 20 largest in the world. With offices across the globe, they sell an amazing portfolio of toys and games to over 60 countries. Vivid is best known for its association with blockbuster brands and is very excited about future opportunities around the world.


UK Sales Agents

Liberty House Toys have been appointed as the exclusive UK distributor for the BiOBUDDi brand, and we are pleased to introduce this new unique, innovative and exciting range of 100% environmentally-friendly toy building blocks. We are seeking experienced sales agents with existing network in the toy retail market.

Gameplan Job Logo 620 x 349

Head of Product Development & Marketing

Our client is a privately owned French toy and games manufacturer which sells through distributors in forty countries. The company develops and sells innovative electronic interactive toys and games for the educational and gaming markets, and also takes suitable licenses. To progress its successful business development a Head of Product Development & Marketing is to to recruited.

HIT Entertainment Job Logo 620 x 349

Licensing Systems Administrator

The Contract System Coordinator is a newly created role to support the deal term entry process into Mattel’s new Contract Management System for its Licensing business. The role will support the Business Teams at the Deal & Amendment phase of the contracting process and act in conjunction with the System Administration team.