This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our subject today is Basic Fun Inc.'s third series of Madballs.
At Toy Fair 2009, BFI showed off six new Art Asylum-designed Madballs, a mix of old and new characters:
Here's the official art:
Sadly, the sales weren't there, so Series 3 was quietly cancelled.
As a bonus, Art Asylum was also working on Series 4. There's art for those releases, but they never progressed to the sculpting phase: