KRonikle readers have spoken, the votes have been tallied and the red carpets rolled out. Congratulations to the winners of the Kidrobot 2009 Robos Awards!
But first, a healthy round of applause is due to all of the nominees and contenders! Thanks for all you did to inspire us in 2009!
The giveaway prizes will be going out soon. Thanks again to all – the artists, vendors, and most importantly, the fans – for making the 2009 Robos such a great success!
From all of us at Kidrobot, have a good new year. Goodnight everybody!
Best Dunny Design
Amanda Visell‘s Dunny was as cute as it was kick-ass.
Best Toy Exclusive from San Diego ComicCon
Favorite Place to Get Vinyl Toys
We love the Robot and so do you!
Toy of The Year
Sneaker Design Vanguard
The SB dunks are a new take on an old classic.
Talented and great style? We go Gaga.
Best Style Blog
Who knew the Robot was so stylish?
Most Amazing/Hottest Solo Art Show
Banksy wowed us this year too.
Huck Gee‘s distinctive, Anime-inspired art makes his toys both fierce and beautiful.
Outstanding Art Gallery
Gallery 1988 showed us galleries aren’t just for wine and cheese parties.
Artist of the Year
Amanda Visell‘s cartoon-y, vintage-inspired work brings an old school touch to vinyl.
Shazam made it possible to figure out the name of the dope song you heard on the radio. No more humming the tune to your friends for you.
Breakthrough Video Game of 2009
Modern Warfare 2 crazy story and custom classes made sure that we wouldn’t have a life for the next few months. Precision air strike!
Funniest Viral Web Video
Was anyone surprised this won? Only Surprised Kitty.
Most Distracting Social Networking Tool
Facebook makes cyberstalking more convenient than ever!
Biggest Celebrity Train-wreck
2009 was a year of cra-YO KIDROBOT I’M REALLY HAPPY FOR YOU AND I’MMA LET YOU FINISH, BUT KANYE AND TAYLOR HAD THE BEST TRAINWRECK OF THE YEAR.
Best Way to Stretch Your Unemployment Check
Eat less, buy more toys. The Academy has its priorities straight.
Most Overrated Movie
Team Edward or Team Jacob? How about Team Who Cares?
The massive San Diego Comic Convention transcends cultures. Nerds, geeks, movie buffs – they all find their own place at the Con every summer.
Most Addictive TV Series
Everyone’s favorite sociopath kills it again this season.