A ball jointed doll is any doll articulated with ball joints. In contemporary usage, when referring to modern dolls, and particularly when using the acronyms BJD or ABJD, it usually refers to modern Asian ball-jointed dolls.
Recast is the term commonly used in the BJD community to refer to fake dolls (and doll parts). The general community sentiment regarding fake dolls is that they are not welcome (outside of specifically recast-friendly groups online).
Super Dollfie (スーパードルフィー, Sūpā Dorufī), often abbreviated as SD, is a brand of ball-jointed dolls or BJD made by the Japanese company Volks. They are easily customized and are primarily marketed to adult doll collectors and customizers.
Markings in a newly cast doll may be missing or faded. Connectors: Recasts may have resin hooks or metal S-hooks where the reputable company would typically use magnetic parts, such as in hands or feet. Price: Recasts are often – but not always – much cheaper than real dolls.
MSD: (also referred to as 1/4 scale; some refer to mini or medium size; overall size range 36 to 48 cm) – Average dolls are about 42 cm tall or about 16-17 inches b> . That’s about the size of a large fashion doll like Tonner, or the size of an American Girl doll.
“Mature Tinies” or “Mature 1/6” refers to dolls in the 20-35cm range with more mature/adult proportions.
So you should know that (as far as I know) Dream Fairy is not a recast, making it a good cheap doll body solution for anyone, no matter where you stand in the recast debate . It’s no longer on sale and is now $89-$100 for a full set, or you can buy just the body for around $35.
YOSD are 1/6 scale dolls, usually around 9-10 inches tall. MSD are 1/4 size dolls that are approximately 16-18 inches tall. SD are 1/3 size dolls that are approximately 24 inches tall.
Neo Blythe is a fashion doll with an oversized head and a petite body. And fans all over the world love them. One of her unique characteristics is that her eyes can easily change color with a simple pull. This mechanism is in the back of their heads.