New Mecha Zone book on KICKSTARTER

New Mecha Zone book on KICKSTARTER

Posted by on Oct 3, 2016 in ALL, Art, Events and Shows, Robots

Woohoo! I am super excited to announce my new art book, Mecha Zone Sketches and I need YOUR help to print the book. Support me on Kickstarter –> tinyurl.com/MZ-Sketches-KS Please follow the link for all the details. There are lots of pictures and even a video of me explaining the whole thing. How can you […]

Mechanaut Explorer Color Tests

Mechanaut Explorer Color Tests

Posted by on Apr 27, 2016 in 3D Printing, ALL, Robots, Toy Releases

The Explorer release is coming very soon, but I’m still playing with color choices. You’ve all seen the green and black version (#1) featured on the cover of last years catalog, but I’m not loving that color combo. The soldier already does the green and black look anyway. Here are some new color offerings. Please […]

Commantis Release Details

Commantis Release Details

Posted by on Jan 22, 2016 in 3D Printing, ALL, Robots, Toy Releases

Pre-orders start January 31st For centuries, Commantis has gorged on the blood of his enemies, absorbing their DNA and using it to augment his twisted mentality. Beware his cunning and cruelty as he leads the Predanauts on an inexorable march across the cosmos! Mecha Zone is proud to announce the new Predanaut Commantis 3D printed […]

Robot Envy Zenith Rewards

Robot Envy Zenith Rewards

Posted by on Jan 18, 2016 in 3D Printing, ALL, Robots

I recently completed these 3D printed and hand painted mecha action figures as rewards for the Robot Envy Zenith art book Kickstarter. You can see some process photos in this earlier post… MAKING A 3D PRINTED TOY The highly articulated figures are about 6.5 inches tall and made entirely in my studio. I will be […]

Making a 3D printed Toy

Making a 3D printed Toy

Posted by on Jan 18, 2016 in 3D Printing, ALL, Robots

First off, Hello! I’m David White, a freelance illustrator and toy designer who loves giant robots. I’ve been using skills I learned as a video game artist to bring my drawings into the third dimension. My toy making journey is well into year 3 and I have learned a lot about 3D printing though trial […]

Designer Toy Awards?

Designer Toy Awards?

Posted by on Jul 9, 2015 in 3D Printing, ALL, Art, Awards, Robots

Please consider nominating me for a Designer Toy Award by July 17th. http://designertoyawards.com/nominations 2014 was without a doubt my breakout year. I kicked production of my toys into full gear and released the Mechanaut Soldier, Predanaut Fang, and Mechanaut Biologist. I also released Bag-O-Bots. I feel like I’m a completely overlooked underdog so this is […]

Pizzanauts Action Figures

Pizzanauts Action Figures

Posted by on May 1, 2015 in 3D Printing, ALL, Robots, Uncategorized

–> NOW AVAILABLE IN MY STORE! <– The Pizzanauts were made in collaboration with YouTube toy reviewers, Toy Pizza. Available in 3 colors: Brick, Lime, & Teal – 6.5″ tall (16cm) – 14 points of articulation (new ball joint neck) – 5mm ports on the arms and legs – Includes a foot peg action stand […]

Predanaut Pterror and Mechanaut Frostfire

Predanaut Pterror and Mechanaut Frostfire

Posted by on Feb 23, 2015 in 3D Printing, ALL, Art, Robots

I did a double release for my last toy drop. The aerial Predanaut Pterror and missile-launching Mechanaut Frostfire! Both sold out in less than 12 hours, making it my best release so far. Thanks everyone! http://mechazone.storenvy.com/ The Pterror stalks its prey from above and screeches in for the kill! The Pterror also conceals a pinpoint […]

3D Printed Mecha Toy Release!

3D Printed Mecha Toy Release!

Posted by on Mar 3, 2014 in 3D Printing, ALL, Robots

Hammerhead Mecha Toy by Mecha Zone (David A White). The hammerhead mecha is a tough little strike unit designed to get in and out for quick, pinpoint attacks. The on-line listing will go live Saturday, March 8th at 1:00pm East coast time. Here’s a link ot the listing in my new on-line store. http://mechazone.storenvy.com/products/5360035-hammerhead-mecha-toy   […]

Future Factory  3D printing event.

Future Factory 3D printing event.

Posted by on Jan 30, 2014 in 3D Printing, ALL, Art, Events and Shows, Robots

Fu•ture Fac•to•ry n 1. An event to showcase the artistic merits of consumer level 3D printers. 2. The culmination of creativity, engineering and DIY culture. 3. A place where dreams come true. January 25th, 2014. Monster Kolor Studio and Gallery, Middleboro Massachusetts.  3 creative guys joined forces with Monster Kolor Studio to show the world […]