HEROBUILDERS IN THE NEWS WORLDWIDE
Herobuilders has been in the news since it launched back in 2001. We will try to list all the news articles that we have been in.
Even the Iraqi information minister himself might have trouble believing this one.
Mr. Vicale started the company, a subsidiary of a plastics-design firm he owns, last year, after friends liked the President Bush doll he made for his desk.The Washington Times: April 19th 2003
Yes remember that company You Kick Ass that 2bit company that went on shark tank and said that their competition (HeroBuilders) had only 2 employees all while they only had 2 employees, remember? Guess what when you are a bullshit artist you close down and real businesses stay open.
It’s no surprise that 3D printed products are beginning to pop up regularly on entrepreneurial shows like Shark Tank. In episode 28 of season 6, a fledgling company called You Kick Ass (now Herobuilders) pitches the sharks on custom 3D printed action figures that look just like you.FULL STORY AT GRABCAD BLOG 2/2020
GUESS WHAT HEROBUILDERS STARTED THIS INDUSTRY & WE WILL BE HERE LONG AFTER ALL THE COPYCAT COMPANIES ARE ALL GONE AND FORGOTTEN…MY ADVICE: STOP LYING AND STOP SELLING TRASH
You Kick Ass Shark Tank Update – Where Are They Now in 2018?FULL STORY AT GAZETTE REVIEW 5/2016
ANTHONY WEINER AGAIN! June 14th 2011
When plastic and politics collide, it really makes my tired, red eyes smize… It didn’t take long for Hero Builders to turn twitter’s favorite congressional flasher, Anthony Weiner, into an action figure. If you’re not familiar with the company behind classic toys like the Larry “I’m Not Gay” Craig doll, Hero Builders has made (according to them) a $1.5 million company out of custom and parody action figures. And just like much bigger global debacles, the Oxford, CT-based toy company all began with George Bush…FULL ARTICLE HERE
Yes we made it into The Atlantic 7-3-2012
Unofficially, there have been numerous Pez knockoffs and spoofs related to the White House race. Herobuilders, a toy company best known for its political action figures, introduced candy dispensers of Rudy Giuliani and Hillary Clinton when they were their parties’ early frontrunners in 2008. Both were pulled off the market after Pez threatened to sue.FULL ARTICLE HERE
“Unofficially, there have been numerous Pez knockoffs and spoofs related to the White House race. Herobuilders, a toy company best known for its political action figures, introduced candy dispensers of Rudy Giuliani and Hillary Clinton when they were their parties’ early frontrunners in 2008. Both were pulled off the market after Pez threatened to sue. ” Full Article Here
WHAT CAN YOU SAY ABOUT ANTHONY WEINER YEP WE ARE IN THAT NEWS TOO!
SHARK TANK AND HEROBUILDERS SORT OF
HEROBUILDERS IN THE NEWS ON 3DPRINT WEBSITE
WE ARE IN THE ATLANTIC ALSO
Yep we made it in Quora too!
What we are going to try to do is just have a small blurb about a page or news article and give the link to the page, how you enjoy reading about our history.
HeroBuilders on YouTube “Making Custom Action Figures”
The full HeroBuilders YouTube Channel
HeroBuilders Original Blog on Blogspot
This is a fun review of our Custom Action Figure App November 1st 2016 by Figures.com
Slash Gear did a story on HeroBuilders and Custom Action Figures on July 19th 2007
Here is a news article by the Orlando Sentinel about the Ebola Nurse Action Figure on November 10, 2014