Tag: Block Figures

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2009
Dark Horse, Toy2R, and Big Tent Entertainment Unveil New Line of Blind-Box Figures Featuring Japanese Internet Sensation Domo NEW YORK, NEW YORK (February 20, 2009)–At Toy Fair 2009, Dark Horse unveiled plans to produce a set of blind-box figures scheduled to release this July.  The 2.5” figures will be created in conjunction with Toy2R as…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 6, 2009
There are no pictures yet, but over on their Art Asylum blog Diamond Select Toys announced that they will be releaseing  Ghostbusters MiniMates based on the popular series of films. Can you believe it? It has been 25 years since the release of the original Ghostbusters. Just like everything else that people who grew up…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 9, 2009
DST’s newest Minimates box sets are the perfect way to start or supplement a Minimates collection, delivering an all-star lineup of the very best heroes and villains in the Marvel Universe! The Marvel Heroes set includes classic versions of Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, Captain America and an all-new Wolverine featuring a retro X-Men uniform. The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 19, 2008
Skynet has taken over and is forcing the team at Diamond Select Toys to make Terminator MiniMates. These will be arriving in stores April 2009, and will be individually boxed. Each box of twelve Terminator 2 MiniMates will include: T-800 Endoskeleton T-800 Battle-Damaged (w/Gatling Gun) T-800 Half-Human Terminator T-1000 Word is there will also be…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 8, 2008
Diamond Select Toys and Toys R Us are excited to announce a new partnership that will bring the latest DST products to Toys R Us stores nationwide!  That’s right, now you can find all your favorite collector toys by visiting the greatest toy store there is! The geek-chic U.S.S. Enterprise from the classic Star Trek…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 20, 2008
Below are the DC Direct solicitations for items shipping June 2009.  It includes on the most anticipated lines that DC Direct has ever announced.    ACTION FIGURES   HISTORY OF THE DC UNIVERSE SERIES 1 ACTION FIGURES BASED ON THE ART OF GEORGE PÉREZ The first in an ongoing line of action figures that spans…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 13, 2008
Toy2R, one of the pioneers in the designer toy business, is excited to announce the launch of Toy2R USA.   For more then 10 years, the iconic Toy2R Qee brand has been one of the most recognizable platforms in the designer toy genre.   Establishing a US office will allow Toy2R to expand their global presence….

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 5, 2008
DST’s next Battlestar Galactica Minimates release will be the New Caprica Minimates Box Set! This set was recently announced at the newly relaunched Art Asylum website. The next release in the line will be the aforementioned New Caprica box set – featuring the highly-requested civilian versions of both Colonel Tigh and Starbuck as well as…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 2, 2008
Looks like Minimates are about to enter a War Zone of their very own!  Based on this year’s Marvel sequel, the Punisher returns to the Marvel Minimates line with this Punisher: War Zone Minimates Box Set! Due out on December 5, Punisher: War Zone reunites us with Frank Castle – this time played by Rome‘s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 2, 2008
Some of the most ground-breaking and innovative comic book characters in history will be coming to Diamond Select Toys in 2009!  Based on the immortal works of Will Eisner, we are very excited to announce a new line of Minimates featuring none other than Denny Colt – more famously known as The Spirit! Beginning in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 17, 2008
Diamond Select Toys is excited to announce a Minimates first – combining our company’s love of food with our Baltimore heritage like never before!  Available this fall, this special edition "Ace of Cakes" Minimate features the star of the Food Network series (and Baltimore native) – Chef Duff Goldman! Exclusively available through Charm City Cakes,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 5, 2008
The team has been working fast and furious to get all of the pictures in our Comic Con 2008 gallery labeled, and we are just about done.  There are a few more galleries still to be added, but the lion’s share are up now for your enjoyment.  Check out our coverage of the toys, the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 21, 2008
  This year’s San Diego Comic Con promises to be one of the largest undertakings in geek and pop-culture history!  DST’s plans for this record-breaking event include several convention exclusives, contests, panels, a blood drive, free giveaways and the launch of a brand new website!  Below is a schedule of events as well as a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 20, 2008
ARTOYZ is proud to introduce its very first release from its brand new toy division ARTOYZ ORIGINALS   ELEMENTS PROLOGUE SET     Characters created by EASY HEY Modeling by GREGOS Produced by ARTOYZ ORIGINALS Size : 7-8cm (3 inches) Production run : 500 sets Material : ABS Origin : France    Elements : According…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 16, 2008
Fans of DST’s Marvel Minimate universe will be pleased to learn that the next assortments of their favorite super heroes are heading their way later this year!  Series 23 and 24 will feature all-new characters, villains and costumes, making these assortments a must-have for any Marvel fan! Series 23 will contain several two-packs featuring characters…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 20, 2008
2008 marks the return of one of the most important super-teams in the history of the Marvel Universe, and now Diamond Select Toys is bring the Invaders to San Diego Comic Con as never before!  Exclusively available at the biggest convention of the year, DST is proud to announce the all-new Invaders Minimates Box Set!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 11, 2008
Building on the phenomenal success of Marvel’s Iron Man franchise comes this latest exclusive box set featuring the unstoppable Marvel Minimates!  Featuring various high-tech armors utilized throughout Iron Man’s history, the all-new Iron Man Through the Ages box set will be exclusively available from Action Figure Xpress at this year’s San Diego Comic Con!  …

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2008
Before they were Mighty, before they were New, before they were Disassembled – they were the Avengers!  Banding together to combat threats too great for one hero to handle alone, the Avengers were created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby in 1963 and went on to become one of the Marvel Universe’s premiere super-teams.  Now…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 15, 2008
The third annual New York Comic Con opens Friday and we’re excited to bring you and up close look at this year’s show, special events and some of the new products on display throughout this weekend’s must-see convention!   EVENTS: MiniMates Panel Friday 04/18/08 @ 7:00 PM – 1E03 Join Diamond Select Toys’ Director Chuck…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 28, 2008
Just posted a new feature on Diamond Select Toys recent MiniMates 4-pack based on Fox’s "24."  This set features Jack, Nina, Kim and David Palmer.  As we all wait for a new season of "24" let’s take a closer look at this fun 4-pack in the Features Section.  Click on the image to read the…

 

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