Medicom Toy is a Japanese toy manufacturer founded in 1996 that specializes in collectible figurines and vinyl toys. Aside from its iconic Bearbricks, Medicom also produces the famous Kaws’ companions.
Medicom Toy's most well-known product line is the Bearbrick, stylized as Be@rbrick. The Bearbrick gets its name as it is in the shape of a bear and provides similar construction as one of Medicom’s early figures, the Kubrick. The brand has developed a cult-like following from many high profile celebrities that display them in their homes including Justin Bieber, Ben Baller, and even Dr. Phil.
Due to their limited edition nature and the multitude of collaborations, the Medicom figures are often looked at as collectibles and art. Notable collaborations include Jean-Michael Basquiat, Keith Haring, Disney, Bape and many more.