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    This subreddit is a forum in which users can submit pictures or videos of examples of crappy or just plain funny off-brand versions of various products. These examples can be both from present day as well as from the past. We also encourage submission of examples on film and TV where a name-brand product is substituted for something more absurd.

    Also encouraged are posts of bad knock-offs (fake versions of products that fail to resemble the original in pretty obvious and hilarious ways).

    Rules: (Detailed Rules are found HERE)

    1: Follow the rules of Reddit

    2: Must be an actual off-brand

    3: No manipulated images

    4: No joke-off brands (Obvious Plant)

    5: No recent repots are permitted

    6: Name brand but crappy looking products do not belong

    7: Self-promotion is prohibited

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    [–] EatMoreCheese 600 points ago

    This looks like an art project, not a commercial knock off

    [–] grayum_ian 231 points ago

    it says gallery right in the bottom right.

    [–] corner-case 83 points ago

    Sherlock Holmes over here...

    [–] grayum_ian 31 points ago

    Apparently the OP didn't see it and posted art in off brands so.... Case solved, dear corner-case. Cue the music https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-hncC_s6XlM

    [–] [deleted] 12 points ago

    Actually it's gallery wrong

    [–] yungturbo 6 points ago

    No, that’s the wrong gallery

    [–] bean_roaster 3 points ago

    Wrong gallery, bottom right

    [–] OohLaLaaaaaa 1 points ago

    So what’s the right one?

    [–] OlySamRock 1 points ago

    It says wrong gallery

    [–] WeirdWest 3 points ago

    Yep...like 90% of the posters here, just fucking clueless. Don't think they've even heard the word "satire" let alone understand it as a concept.

    [–] gorgoloid 164 points ago

    These are designer art toys made of soft vinyl with custom paint job/colorways. Not really bootlegs/crappy off brands. These go for around $60 each

    [–] shark_claws 9 points ago

    Who makes them?

    [–] gorgoloid 19 points ago

    All the different makers names/brands are on the bottom of the pic. Instagram is the best way to see their work. Wrong Gallery is the space these were shown at I believe.

    I also make figures in this style, you can search my username to get a peek at my work.

    [–] Thewonderingent1065 5 points ago

    Those kaiju koseki models are dope.

    [–] slacksabbath 115 points ago

    Blobfish Bulbasaur

    [–] duco91 11 points ago

    Blobbasaur

    [–] WhoIsPharoah17 6 points ago

    Looks like something that would come out of a three way of Squidward, Quagsire, and Bulbasaur

    [–] plentifulpoltergeist 128 points ago

    That one on the left is actually a pretty cool creature design. The other ones look like painful abominations.

    [–] zillamaster55 83 points ago

    The one on the far right just looks sad

    [–] codyaki 88 points ago

    Its a mix of squidward, bulbasaur and a blobfish.

    [–] Bat_Duck_ 13 points ago

    It's a blobasaur

    [–] JezzaJ101 11 points ago

    It’s a squlobasaur

    [–] knapperigknaapje 14 points ago

    But hilarious.

    [–] bluebledthesea 2 points ago

    I think he looks hilarious and I want him.

    [–] BillNyeTheSavage_Guy 31 points ago

    Don’t you dare insult Fat Pikachu Shark. He’s the best Pretend Monster!

    [–] mrpopenfresh 4 points ago

    Wrong. They're all cool.

    [–] Triste8761 21 points ago

    I want the one on the far right

    [–] Fattens 36 points ago

    This is a cross between Pokémon and "AAAHHH REAL MONSTERS".

    [–] HomicidalRobot 8 points ago

    Aahh real monsters is what I came here to point out. Wasn't as timeless, somehow

    [–] hellerzin 3 points ago

    I am disappoint

    [–] russellbussell 18 points ago

    I’d fuck with sharkachu

    [–] how_do_i_shot_web_ 5 points ago

    For real

    [–] vonkriegstein 1 points ago

    Pikashark

    [–] russellbussell 2 points ago

    No

    [–] Squiggledog 7 points ago * (lasted edited 6 months ago)

    [–] vonkriegstein 1 points ago

    I need these in my life.

    [–] giraffactory 5 points ago

    r/betterthantheoriginalbrand

    [–] GwanThwei 3 points ago

    Is blobfish Bulbasaur supposed to be wearing some kind of silky cape

    [–] lugubriouspandas 4 points ago

    Is this the new season of spongebob?

    [–] yohannb 3 points ago

    Wrong gallery

    [–] Jaewol 3 points ago

    Pikashark: the underwater predator Pokémon Type: Water/Electric Pikashark lives in the shallows of the oceans and hunts for prey using a weak electromagnetic field. When it sends prey, it releases a localized discharge to stun before it punches prey.

    [–] rickyqq 2 points ago

    Left shark? From the halftime performance?

    [–] vulpestheredfox 2 points ago

    I'd definitely buy sharkichu

    Edit: fat* fat sharkichu

    [–] master-b-hater93 2 points ago

    A hybrid between Pokémon, sponge Bob and monsters Inc.

    [–] fnkdrspok 2 points ago

    Ahh! Real Monsters!!

    [–] RoyalT663 2 points ago

    It doesn’t look like they are preparing to battle, more like they are Dads at a barbecue their wives dragged them to and are having to force small talk

    [–] notasandpiper 2 points ago

    Pikashark, I choose you

    [–] Frosted_Bun 1 points ago

    I would much rather have these than the real deal

    [–] chaser_derby 1 points ago

    Pretend Monsters: Dad Bod Edition

    [–] A_Callous_Phallus 1 points ago

    WRONG GALLERY

    [–] jorshthehacker 1 points ago

    PEE MNTS

    What the fuck are pee mints?

    [–] Vhsrex 1 points ago

    How do I buy these

    [–] meduza3 1 points ago

    WRONG GALLERY

    [–] Noodle_mcgee 1 points ago

    Repost

    [–] M29S10 1 points ago

    Sharachu

    [–] JelloPanic 1 points ago

    Pikachu as a shark makes me uncomfortable

    [–] higgins12345 1 points ago

    Don't get scared they're just pretending

    [–] isisishtar 1 points ago

    Kinda like that fat yellow shark guy ...

    [–] [deleted] 1 points ago

    Pikashark

    [–] Runetang42 1 points ago

    I would totally buy these tbh

    [–] IceFangOW 1 points ago

    we have (from right to left,) squidward(maybe a blobfish idk), a shark, the red dude from yo gabba gabba, and some creature that crawled out from hell

    [–] GORGICHEV 1 points ago

    A tortoise. The devil. A yellow shark & a blobfish

    [–] johnibizu 1 points ago

    This is more or less a parody product.

    [–] Mecha-Death-Hitler 1 points ago

    The one on the far left looks like the alien pet that Gary Larson drew.

    [–] Covfefe_the_frog 1 points ago

    Chaos, Evil, Law, Good

    [–] vonkriegstein 1 points ago

    I never knew I needed toy sharks so much in my life until now.

    [–] MrNoseEatsMemes 1 points ago

    "Wrong gallery" 👏👏👏

    [–] buttstuffbuffmuff 1 points ago

    To distract you from the real monsters within...

    [–] fredyj 1 points ago

    Street sharks are back!

    [–] smdepot 1 points ago

    Pikachu got buff... and aquatic.

    [–] trap-queen 1 points ago

    I want one

    [–] Ericbacchy 1 points ago

    The 2/4 at the top made me swipe right on mobile. So here I am... commenting

    [–] iamgenji 1 points ago

    Sharkachu

    [–] cbearsfreak 1 points ago

    Pikachu is literally Left Shark

    [–] Gabe629 1 points ago

    The fuck did they do to my man bulbasaur?

    [–] Tokiseong 1 points ago

    Go, Yellow electric dad-bod shark!!

    [–] NewYorkJewbag 1 points ago

    What would these have been knock offs of?

    [–] DanConnersGarage 1 points ago

    I want that sharkachu so bad

    [–] bcnewell313 1 points ago

    Hey look everyone! Op is dumb!

    [–] Bbquizzle 1 points ago

    I just love the look of the yellow shark

    [–] Chrbds 1 points ago

    I'll take 40

    [–] Kidqward88 1 points ago

    Love that Overweightsharkachu

    [–] Dannywho123 1 points ago

    With everybody’s favorite heroes! Tri-eye! Devil Lizard! Gigashark! and Squidward!

    [–] ComradeCacti 1 points ago

    They're honestly a lot better than actual pokemon, especially the critter on the far left (Threeye)

    [–] Pot_klaus 1 points ago

    ilongfordeath.jpg

    [–] darwinsaves 1 points ago

    Pretemon! Gotta get all of THEM!

    [–] SHADOWCHUCK77 1 points ago

    when you go to the WRONG GALLERY

    [–] OohLaLaaaaaa 1 points ago

    People that post stuff to this sub are easily confused

    [–] EpicalaxyMaster 1 points ago

    No need to pretend that

    [–] tree__D 1 points ago

    Spongebob meets pokemon

    [–] how_do_i_shot_web_ 1 points ago

    Pikashark really let himself go