Produced and designed in Japan, Medicom Toy's Bearbrick(or BE@RBRICK) first stepped onto the figurine scene in 2001. Since then, the Japanese-made toys have ridden the collectibles wave which is building momentum day by day as a new outlet for sneakerheads, streetwear aficionados, and art lovers to get their fix. Over the years, Be@rbrick stock has risen thanks to a long list of collaboration pieces with some of the biggest names in contemporary art, fashion, and design.
For the uninitiated, Be@rbrick toys come in various sizes, which are listed from 100% to 1000%. 100% is the smallest, coming in at 2-inches (5cm), while the biggest size, the 1000%, is as tall as 27-inches (70cm). In general, the most popular sizes tend to be 100%, 200%, and 400%.