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Trexi or any of our products have been featured in magazines, newspapers and websites locally and also abroad.

  1. MEDIA REVIEWS // OVERSEAS
  2. MEDIA REVIEWS // ONLINE
  3. MEDIA REVIEWS // LOCAL
  4. PRESS RELEASES




 

PRESS RELEASES

Date Title
25 June 2013 Play Imaginative inks licensing deal with Marvel for Greater China
15 April 2013 Super Alloy Iron Man: Preview Showcase by Play Imaginative
25 Feb 2013 Play Imaginative Announces Paul Frank Licensing Deal
25 Jan 2013 Super Alloy Iron Man Mk VII & Hall of Armor by Play Imaginative
21 Jan 2013 Play Imaginative Announces Multi-Territory License with Marvel for Super Alloy Collectibles
17 Jan 2013 DC Comics Justice League “New 52” Super Alloy Collectibles
12 Aug 2012 Super Alloy 1/6 Scale Collectable Figure “Batman by Jim Lee” SPECIAL EDITION
12 Aug 2012 Super Alloy 1/6 Scale Collectable Figure “Batman by Jim Lee” (Regular Edition)
25 May 2012 Happy Tree Friends Trexi – Naughty & Nice Edition by Play Imaginative
24 May 2012 TO-FU + Trexi by Play Imaginative
23 May 2012 Color POP! TO-FU by Play Imaginative
11 May 2012 Evirob (Original) Vinyl Art Figure by Play Imaginative
23 April 2012 SpongeBob Mini Figure World by Play Imaginative
06 April 2012 Disney Mini Figure World by Play Imaginative
15 March 2012 Disney Mini Figure World - Launch Event by Play Imaginative
16 August 2011 Play Imaginative releases @ STGCC 2011
14 June 2011 Play Imaginative launches new products at TTF
04 Apr 2011 Play Imaginative Supports Japan with SUPPORTO-FU
01 Mar 2011 Joe Ledbetter redesigns Chinese Zodiac
27 Dec 2010 Care Bears: Share-A-Bear Series
06 Dec 2010 Play Imaginative product releases at the Singapore Toy, Games & Comic Convention 2010
20 Aug 2010 Stationery goes urban
19 Jul 2010 Plush Clip-Ons
19 Jul 2010 HOROSTO-FU
30 Jun 2010 Plush TO-FU mobile holder
23 Dec 2009 Little Trickers Escape
08 Jun 2009 4-inch Strawberry TO-FU loves bubble gum
02 Jun 2009 Play Imaginative opens first concept store in Singapore
06 Apr 2009 DEVILROBOTS & KennysWork in Singapore
18 Sep 2007 Andox - Latest figure from Andy Lau finds its way onto Trexi platform
28 Jun 2007 Exciting new Trexi and vinyl toys from Play Imaginative - first stop Singapore!
18 Jun 2007 15 young designers will reach global audience by winning Coca-Cola and Trexi competition 'A Better Tomorrow'
16 Nov 2006 Coca-Cola and Trexi Help Young Designers Break Through and Share Visions about optimism and 'A Better Tomorrow'
06 Jul 2006 Play Imaginative Invades TTF & SDCC
31 May 2006 Gear Up For The Ultimate Football Match: "We All Speak Football" Trexi Series Blasts Into Worldwide Market
15 Apr 2006 "We All Speak Football" Trexi Series Set For Kick-Off!
03 Jan 2006 Play Imaginative 10-inch Trexi Set To Hit The Market
20 Dec 2005 Play Imaginative Whips Up Brand New Trexi Products
04 Oct 2005 Play Imaginative's Trexi series 02 comes to town
16 April 2005 Play Imaginative launches designer toy, Trexi series 01

MEDIA REVIEWS // LOCAL

Date Publication Title
29 Aug 2013 The New Paper Playing with the Heavyweights
28 June 2013 The Straits Times Iron Man Challenge
28 June 2013 The Straits Times Keeping Iron Man Real
17 Feb 2013 The Straits Times Local company gets hero rights
26 Aug 2012 iWeekly PI @ STGCC 2012: Super Alloy Batman by Jim Lee / Mickey Mouse x Pinocchio Fibreglass Figure
19 April 2012 8days Project Happy Feet Trexi
05 April 2012 8days Disney Mini Figure World Launch & Contest
02 April 2012 UWeekly Disney Mini Figure World Launch Event & Giveaway
22 Jul 2011 MyPaper Singapore toys and games go global
06 Mar 2011 LianHe ZaoBao SpongeBob SquarePants TO-FU
14 May 2010 TODAY Canon Trexi is back!
06 Apr 2009 UWeekly Molly Play To-Fu Giveaway
01 Nov 2008 Reader's Digest Toy Story: Toy collecting goes upmarket
01 Nov 2008 Catalog Mephist Festa & Dekoboko Boys Giveaway
01 Aug 2008 Seventeen Hey, skater girl!
25 Jul 2008 MyPaper Plug and play into his imagination
01 Jun 2007 Maxim Singapore Coca-Cola 'A Better Tomorrow'
01 Dec 2006 LIME Toy Story
01 Aug 2006 LIME Touma Book
01 May 2006 Choices We All Speak Football
01 May 2006 JUICE Motorola Super Style Mix
01 Apr 2006 Her World The Polished
01 Dec 2005 Marketing It's play time for Motorola and Playtimes
01 Dec 2005 Koolkidz Play! boys
01 Nov 2005 iSH The Next Episode
01 Oct 2005 Catalog Trexi Giveaway: Circus Punks trexi
01 Jul 2005 AD Asia Cover Feature
01 Jul 2005 AD Asia Singapore produces Trexi Designer Toy
01 Jul 2005 AD Asia Zocard Celebrates 10th Anniversary
17 Jun 2005 iWeekly Trexi Series 01 Takes The Stage
01 Jun 2005 Catalog Fleshimp x Trexi: Urbanite Giveaway
01 Jun 2005 iSH Trexi Series 01
01 Jun 2005 JUICE Trexi: The Invasion Begins
01 Jun 2005 Designer Vinyl Odyssey: Showcase of Local Designers
01 May 2005 NTUC Lifestyle Toy Boy
01 May 2005 Catalog Exclusive Coke Trexi Giveaway
01 May 2005 JUICE Coca Cola Presents Rad Blastin' and Rex Blastin'
01 May 2005 Marketing Customisable Designer Toys Launched
01 May 2005 Marketing Toy Magazine Launched
01 May 2005 LIME Lime Giveaways

MEDIA REVIEWS // ONLINE

Date Publication Title
20 May 2013 Dowant Brazil [PLAY Imaginative] New 52 Superman Super Alloy
28 June 2013 The Straits Times Online Keeping Iron Man Real
6 May 2013 Firestarter’s Blog Super Alloy Iron Man Mark XLII Spotted, 1/12 Iron Man Figures To Release Soon
6 May 2013 Open The Toy Play Imaginative Super Alloy 1/12 Iron Man
29 April 2013 Toy News Network PLAY IMAGINATIVE - SUPER ALLOY - 1/12 SCALE (6") IRON MAN 3 FIGURES COMING
29 April 2013 TOYSREVIL "Jim Rhodes" headsculpt for 1/4 Super Alloy "Iron Patriot" from Play Imaginative
29 April 2013 Iron Man Fan Blog "Jim Rhodes" headsculpt for 1/4 Super Alloy "Iron Patriot" from Play Imaginative
27 April 2013 Supermerlion Super Alloy Iron Man
26 April 2013 Streething Play Imaginative ‘Iron Man 3’ 1/4th Scale Super Alloy Figure Series
24 April 2013 The Day Time Ninja Play Imaginative 1/12 Scale Iron Man Figures Teased!
24 April 2013 Come, See Toys Play Imaginative Super Alloy Iron Man 3 1/12 Scale Figures Reveal
24 April 2013 Action Figure Fury Play Imaginative Super Alloy Iron Man 3 1/12 Scale Figures
24 April 2013 TOYSREVIL The Reveal of "Shotgun" & "Night Club" Iron Man Armors in 1/12 scale by Play Imaginative
24 April 2013 Iron Man Fan Blog "Night Club" Iron Man in 1/12 scale by Play Imaginative
24 April 2013 Iron Man Fan Blog "Shotgun" Iron Man in 1/12 scale by Play Imaginative
24 April 2013 Iron Man Fan Blog The Reveal of "Shotgun" & "Night Club" Iron Man Armors in 1/12 scale by Play Imaginative
21 April 2013 Iron Man Fan Blog Iron Man Mark XLII: Super Alloy 1/4 Collectible Figure by Play Imaginative
21 April 2013 Iron Man Fan Blog Iron Patriot: Super Alloy 1/4 Collectible Figure by Play Imaginative
21 April 2013 Iron Man Fan Blog War Machine 2.0: Super Alloy 1/4 Collectible Figure by Play Imaginative
21 April 2013 Iron Man Fan Blog Red Snapper: Super Alloy 1/4 Collectible Figure by Play Imaginative
21 April 2013 Toy News Network PLAY IMAGINATIVE - SUPER ALLOY - IRON MAN FIGURE 1/4 SCALE FIGURE PREVIEW
20 April 2013 Come, See Toys Play Imaginative Super Alloy Iron Man Preview Showcase and "Become Iron Man" Experience
20 April 2013 Toy Haven Super Alloy 1/4 scale Iron Man: Preview Showcase by Play Imaginative at Bugis Junction
20 April 2013 TOYSREVIL Tony Stark Headsculpt for Super Alloy Iron Man by Play Imaginative
20 April 2013 Red Dot Diva Get Armoured and "Become Iron Man" at Bugis Junction
20 April 2013 Reload Network Super Alloy Iron Man 3 Collectable Figures
19 April 2013 Reload Network on YouTube Super Alloy Iron Man Preview Showcase by Play Imaginative
19 April 2013 Here Be Geeks Become Iron Man at Bugis Junction
19 April 2013 Iron Man Fan Blog Gemini (Deep Space Iron Man Suit): Super Alloy 1/4 Collectible Figure by Play Imaginative
19 April 2013 Iron Man Fan Blog Heartbreaker: Super Alloy 1/4 Collectible Figure by Play Imaginative
19 April 2013 Collectibly Marvel’s “Become Iron Man” & Preview of Play Imaginative Super Alloy Iron Man
18 April 2013 Action Figure Fury Play Imaginative Super Alloy Diecast Iron Man 3 Preview
18 April 2013 TOYSREVIL TOYSREVIL @ "Become Iron Man" (Bugis Junction, Singapore)
18 April 2013 Open The Toy Become Iron Man & Preview of Super Alloy Iron Man
18 April 2013 Non Solo Hobby Play Imaginative: Super Alloy in mostra a Singapore
19 Feb 2013 AsiaOne Business Local company gets hero rights
18 Feb 2013 Action Figure Pictures Behind Play Imaginative’s Super Alloy Figures
16 Feb 2013 Straits Times Online DC Comics and Marvel Comics give local company rights to produce action hero toys
01 Dec 2012 Non Solo Hobby Play Imaginative: Super Alloy Batman by Jim Lee
16 Sept 2012 Action Figure Pictures Play Imaginative Super Alloy Batman (Special Edition)
1 Sept 2012 Action Figure Pictures STGCC 2012: Play Imaginative Super Alloy Batman
07 April 2012 Open The Toy Disney Mini Figure World Event Review
04 April 2012 SPH Rewards Classic Mickey Mouse : Black & White Edition Giveaway
14 May 2010 Gaga Tree Pixma Trexi Series 2! Kawaii to the max!
18 May 2009 Weekly Drop Trexi Toys: Adidas Originals 60th Anniversary
18 May 2009 2Fresh4Yall Trexi Toys: Adidas Originals 60th Anniversary
18 May 2009 HighSnobiety Adidas originals 60th Anniversary Trexi
18 May 2009 Unequalled Magazine Adidas originals 60th Anniversary Trexi
17 May 2009 acanned.com Adidas originals 60th Anniversary Trexi
17 May 2009 Prefuse Adidas Trexi Toys
26 Apr 2009 TOYSREVIL DevilRobots & KennysWork @ Liang Court Atrium
24 Apr 2009 TOYSREVIL To-Fu Molly Launch
16 Apr 2009 TOYSREVIL Contest: Win a Molly Play To-Fu
06 Mar 2009 TOYSREVIL Adidas Trexis by Play Imaginative
11 Aug 2008 tokidokizens tokidoki Plus Robots!
12 Mar 2007 Vinyl Abuse Plastic Pimps 2
14 Feb 2007 Vinyl Pulse Grabbit Vinyl
12 Mar 2007 Plastic & Plush Plastic Pimps 2
04 Feb 2007 Plastic & Plush Trexi Series 3
12 Jan 2007 Plastic & Plush 2006 Toy Awards
02 Dec 2006 Vinyl Pulse Series 3 Revealed
02 Dec 2006 Vinyl Pulse Grabbit Plush
02 Dec 2006 Plastic & Plush Series 03 Revealed
01 Dec 2006 Action Figure Times Toygodd Speaks
29 May 2006 Plastic & Plush We All Speak Football Trexi contest
18 May 2006 Vinyl Pulse Playtimes Vol 02 Issue 04
17 May 2006 Vinyl Pulse We All Speak Football Trexi drops
01 May 2006 Vinyl Pulse We All Speak Football Trexi competition
28 Apr 2006 Vinyl Abuse We All Speak Football Trexi Set
10 Apr 2006 tech163 Coca-Cola Trexi
05 Apr 2006 ChinaVisual We All Speak Football Trexi
03 Apr 2006 Dork Magazine Art & Design: We All Speak Football!
01 Apr 2006 Vapors Magazine We All Speak Football - Know What We Know
26 Mar 2006 Arting365 We All Speak Football
22 Mar 2006 Shift Coca-Cola Presents "We All Speak Football" Trexi Series
19 Mar 2006 Vinyl Abuse Kickin' It In The Balls!
16 Mar 2006 Vinyl Pulse Coca-Cola "We All Speak Football" Trexi Series
01 Nov 2005 EDB Singapore Power Play
01 Nov 2005 Dork Magazine Designer Toys. Trexi Series 02 Blind box
01 Oct 2005 Radio Singapore International Smart, hi-tech and modern Trexi action figure
01 Oct 2005 Game Axis Online Trexi Series 02 Launch: Track Em Down
01 Sep 2005 EDB Singapore 14,000 local and foreign participants from over 60 countries at Global Entrepolis @ Singapore 2005
01 Apr 2005 Ministry of Law Speech by Senior Minister of State for Law, Assoc Prof Ho Peng Kee

mEDIA REVIEWS // OVERSEAS

Date Publication Title
22 May 2013 Milk (HK) The Man of Real Steel (Super Alloy 1/6 The New 52 Superman)
01 May 2013 Hardware Magazine Cool Toy of the Month: Die-cast Metal Man (Super Alloy Iron Man Mark VII)
01 May 2013 East Touch (HK) Super Alloy Iron Man Showcase
01 May 2013 Milk (HK) Stark Expo – Become Iron Man Exhibition by Play Imaginative
01 Dec 2012 News in Action (ITA) Super Alloy Batman by Jim Lee
28 June 2012 Milk (HK) Toy Playground: Happy Tree Friends Trexi, TO-FU + Trexi, Color POP! TO-FU, 4” Evirob
21 June 2012 Disney Fan Magazine (Japan) Mickey Mouse Vinyl Art Figure
06 May 2012 East Touch (HK) Mickey Mouse Vinyl Art Figure & Custom Showcase
13 Aug 2011 YES (HK) 2011 4” TO-FU & TO-FU iPhone 4 Covers
07 Jun 2011 East Touch (HK) 4” SpongeBob SquarePants TO-FU
02 Jun 2011 Milk (HK) 4” SpongeBob SquarePants TO-FU
01 Jun 2011 BANG! Magazine (Taiwan) Taipei Toy Festival 2011 - Gloomy Sits Down Prime Plush
17 Jan 2011 Milk (HK) Gloomy TO-FU, SpongeBob Trexi & Copperhead Trexi
15 Jan 2011 YES (HK) Gloomy TO-FU, SpongeBob, Adidas & Care Bears Trexi
24 Mar 2010 East Touch (HK) Love, Pisces & Aquarius TO-FU
21 Jan 2010 Milk (HK) Little trickers by Touma
12 Jan 2010 East Touch (HK) Touma’s Little Trickers
14 Dec 2009 East Touch (HK) 4” Gum TO-FU
04 May 2009 Milk (HK) Adidas Originals Trexi
27 Apr 2009 Milk (HK) To-Fu Molly Son & Strawberry versions
01 Dec 2008 DT Redactor (Spain) T-Boy
01 Oct 2008 B.A.D. (Thailand) A Better Tomorrow: Trexi x Coca Cola
01 Sep 2008 Clutter (UK) Play Imaginative Toys
06 Sep 2007 Milk (HK) 16" Gum Tofu Vinyl
04 Sep 2007 East Touch (HK) Ultraking & Spooky Trexi
04 Sep 2007 East Touch (HK) Dooperdoo
04 Sep 2007 East Touch (HK) 16" Gum Tofu
30 Aug 2007 Milk (HK) Dooperdoo
01 Mar 2007 Computer Arts (China) A Better Tomorrow for Designer Toys
01 Mar 2007 Computer Arts (China) A Better Tomorrow for Designer Toys
15 Feb 2007 Milk (HK) Project Neptoons
30 Jan 2007 East Touch (HK) Project: Neptoon Vinyl
25 Jan 2007 Milk (HK) 1.5-inch Kong & Neon Trexis
18 Jan 2007 Milk (HK) Trexi PLUS Series 02
10 Jan 2007 Singtao Daily (HK) Coke A Better Tomorrow
21 Dec 2006 Milk (HK) Mephist Festa
07 Dec 2006 Milk (HK) Coca-Cola Macau 1.5" Trexis
15 Nov 2006 Milk (HK) Gloomy Trexi
02 Nov 2006 Milk (HK) Happy Tree Friends Trexi
31 Oct 2006 East Touch (HK) Happy Tree Friends Trexi
13 Jun 2006 East Touch (HK) ODM x Coca-Cola x Trexi
09 Jun 2006 New Monday (HK) We All Speak Football Trexi
08 Jun 2006 Milk (HK) We All Speak Football Trexi
06 Jun 2006 East Touch (HK) We All Speak Football Trexi
06 Jun 2006 Apple Daily (Taiwan) Huang Tzu Chiao & WASF Trexi
05 Jun 2006 Apple Daily (Taiwan) Red Hot Merchandise
05 Jun 2006 Apple Daily (Taiwan) We All Speak Football Trexi
01 Jun 2006 Web Designing (Japan) We All Speak Football
31 May 2006 Singtao Daily (HK) We All Speak Football Trexi
18 May 2006 Milk (HK) We All Speak Football Trexi
01 May 2006 East Touch (HK) Coca-Cola + Trexi
28 Apr 2006 New Monday (HK) Coca-Cola + Trexi
22 Feb 2006 Milk (HK) Chinese New Year & Butt Bear Trexis; Blank 10-inch Trexi
01 Feb 2006 Cool Toys (Taiwan) 10" Trexis and exclusives
04 Jan 2006 Friday Weekly (HK) o.d.m x Trexi
01 Jan 2006 Cool Toys (Taiwan) Trexi Series 02
27 Dec 2005 Liberty Times (Taiwan) Character design firm introduces Trexi figures
17 Dec 2005 OOM Living (Thailand) Play Imaginative
01 Dec 2005 Coco (Taiwan) Trexi Series 02
01 Dec 2005 Cool Toys (Taiwan) Trexi Series 01 and 02
29 Nov 2005 Milk (HK) Trexi (Singapore's latest trexi)
07 Nov 2005 Milk (HK) Toy Newz: Trexi Series 02
06 Nov 2005 IdN (HK) Staying ahead of themselves
01 Nov 2005 I.D. (USA) Vinyl Toys
22 Sep 2005 Newspaper (Netherlands) Erwin Weber and Trexi
20 Sep 2005 Aktivist Exklusiv (Poland) Trexi and Playtimes feature
01 Sep 2005 Clutter (UK) 10 Inch Trexi
01 Sep 2005 Clutter (UK) Trexi Series 02
25 Aug 2005 Friday Weekly (HK) Trexi: Scoop!
23 June 2005 Milk (HK) Hot Item (Trexi-doodle contest)
17 June 2005 Friday Weekly (HK) Designer Toys From Singapore: Trexi
17 June 2005 Friday Weekly (HK) PLAY Journal
02 May 2005 IdN (HK) Collaborations and Crossovers
01 May 2005 Milk (HK) Trexi Series 01
01 Apr 2005 Easy Finder (HK) Playtimes
01 Apr 2005 Easy Finder (HK) Trexi
05 Jan 2005 IdN (HK) Trexi: Play Imaginative
03 Jul 2004 IdN (HK) Tricksy Trexi
   
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