Christopher Dahlberg to Produce Play With This Too’s Digital Sculpts
Rik Alvarez of PWTT has sent out a press release letting everyone know that he has contracted famed designer Christopher Dahlberg to produce PWTT’s digital sculpts. Dahlberg has worked with Mattel for 14 years and is an former owner and founder of the well known group, the Four Horsemen; he has also been in the collectible toy making industry for nearly 20 years as both a sculptor and a designer. For more information regarding Dahlberg’s work click here to visit his site.
Play With This Too has contracted famed designer
Christopher Dahlberg of Berger Inc. to produce their
“You can play with their stuff, but you can PLAY WITH THIS TOO.”
Manchester, CT – Play With This Too, a group made from toy industry
experts have sought out and contracted famed designer Christopher
Dahlberg owner of Berger Inc. to produce the digital sculpts for their action
Christopher Dahlberg has been a staple of the collectible toy industry for
nearly 20 years as both a sculptor and designer. A co-founder and former
co-owner of the well-known group the Four Horsemen, Christopher has
worked with Mattel developing toys for 14 years. Having sculpted and
designed for various brands including DC, Masters of the Universe and the
Movie Masters lines. During the mid to late 90s, Christopher was a lead
sculptor for McFarlane Toys and was fortunate enough to work on such
brands as KISS, Movie Maniacs, the X-Files and of course Spawn.
Christopher will be taking the lead sculpting figures prior to Play With This
Too’s crowd funding campaign launching in February of 2015. Once
funded, Christopher and his team will work in tangent to complete all the
necessary renders. The first samples of Christopher’s work will be
available for public viewing and review in January.
In addition to Berger Inc., German native Peer Brauner will also assist in
providing digital sculpts for Play With This Too. Peer will be sculpting the
Tech Drones and weapons for the Play With This Too line of action figures.
Peer done professional graphics design work for Bosch, Blackberry, BMW, Porsche, VW, TeleKom Varta, Philips, Sony Ericson and the list goes on!
Peer has also had a hand doing pre-visualization design for some of the
biggest shopping malls in Europe and Saudi Arabia including the Centro
Oberhausen, the Marokko Mall and the Festival Center Dubai. Peer’s
work with animation includes a Furby project for Hasbro.
In February of 2015, Play With This Too will launch a crowd funding
campaign to produce their first line of action figures. This debut line will
consist of 6” highly articulated action figures with interchangeable parts
and weapons. These figures will include intergalactic heroes versus
ferocious monsters.About Play With This Too
Former Hasbro Transformers Creative Manager Rik Alvarez founded Play
With This Too in August of 2014 after a year of preliminary development.
Joining him are fellow Hasbro alumni Aaron Archer and Steven A.
Redinger. Trent Troop and Hall of Fame writer Simon Furman will provide
much of the fiction. Additional designers include Mark Wong and Ken
Their mission is to deliver high-quality products while keeping costs to both
retailers and consumers as low as possible.