Tag: DST

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 9, 2012
Last summer, the “Fear Itself” event rocked the Marvel Universe. Heroes and villains from across the Marvel Universe were transformed into The Worthy, hammer-wielding minions of Cul, the Norse God of Fear. In response, the All-Father Odin equipped his own team of heroes, The Mighty, with Asgardian weaponry that would end the aggression of his…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 7, 2012
Ten years ago, the first Marvel Select figure from Diamond Select Toys arrived in comic shops. Depicting Ultimate Spider-Man, the 7-inch scale figure came with a large diorama base (a criminal webbed to a wall), and it was packaged in an oversized blister card that displayed the figure and all of its accessories. Since then,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 1, 2012
It’s Wednesday,which means that your local comic shop has gotten in yet another batch of comic books… and a new batch of exclusive toys from Diamond Select! This week brings a new assortment of Minimates, a new box set and a new Femme Fatales statue, so gamers and comic lovers take note and plan your…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 1, 2012
After two rounds, Diamond Select Toys has still not decided who the winner is in their Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Minimates line. Now it’s time for the third and final round! Series 3 hits comic shops this week, and will be coming to Toys “R” Us shortly, and DST has put together a series of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2012
What is it about Halo Minimates that make them so addictive? Is it their collectability? Poseability? Interchangability? They certainly have a lot going on for a 2-inch mini-figure, and the new assortment from Diamond Select Toys has even more going on than ever before, with with enough extra parts to make army-building a snap! Read…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 27, 2012
If you’re a Star Wars fan, there’s probably only one place you want to be come August 23rd — Star Wars Celebration VI in Orlando, Florida! The four-day convention celebrating all things Star Wars will be a veritable Mecca for Jedi and Sith making the long pilgrimage, and will play host to a large number…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 24, 2012
The next 9-inch Femme Fatales PVC statue to hit stores from Diamond Select Toys is none other than the First Lady of Femme Fatales — Dawn, created by Joseph Michael Linsner! Inspired by the cover to Cry for Dawn #8, this crimson-armored version of Dawn is titled Dawn: Executioner, and skilled sculptor Steve Kiwus has adapted…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2012
The world of Minimates is growing by leaps and bounds every day — in fact, with all of the new properties getting Minimated, it’s gotten positively huge! Luckily, now there are more ways to get around that giant universe than ever! The Toys “R” Us-exclusive Knight Rider KITT Minimate vehicle just recently hit stores, and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2012
Diamond Select Toys, IDW, Peavey and Coffin Case Launch Battle Beasts With New Toys, Comics and One-of-A-Kind Prizes at SDCC 2012! At Comic-Con International 2012 in San Diego, Diamond Select Toys launched their latest original property, Battle Beasts, across multiple platforms, including toys, comics, animation and music. Each release of the weekend showcased a different…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 18, 2012
Order 66 has finally been given — it’s time to send in the clones! Diamond Select’s newest Star Wars vinyl bust bank is the infamous clone trooper Commander Cody, who served under Obi-Wan Kenobi until his betrayal was ordered by Emperor Palpatine. Measuring around 8 inches tall, this detailed vinyl depiction of the character is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 6, 2012
Next week’s Comic-Con International in San Diego just got two more awesome Minimates exclusives! Only available at the Action Figure Xpress booth (#3345), two all-new four-packs will make their debut at the show, one from the long-running Marvel Minimates series, and one from the brand-new Thundercats line! The new Marvel Minimates set is the first…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 30, 2012
Like flies caught in a web, everyone is buzzing about the new Amazing Spider-Man movie, and Diamond Select Toys has already put out some amazing collectables based on the film! In addition to a movie-inspired series of their popular Minimates mini-figures, DST also recently shipped their Marvel Select Spider-Man and Lizard action figure to comic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 28, 2012
If you’re coming to Comic-Con International in San Diego this year, be sure to stop by the Diamond Select Toys booth (#2607). Yes, there’ll be plenty of exclusive toys on sale, from The Walking Dead, The Amazing Spider-Man, Avengers vs. X-Men and more (see the full list here.) And yes, there will be display cases…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 24, 2012
The latest issue of Diamond Comics’ Previews catalog has been sent out to comic book shops, and it has a full range of products available for pre-order from Diamond Select Toys! Seriously, there’s something for everybody! Gamers, check out our Street FIghter X Tekken toys! Comic lovers, peruse our Marvel and Walking Dead offerings! Sci-Fi…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 18, 2012
This year, Diamond Select Toys is all about letting the fans choose. With the Marvel Minimates Series 50 Fan Poll in its final week at Marvel.com, yet another poll has launched over at Toysrus.com! This fall, the Website — as well as Toys “R” Us stores nationwide — will carry a Minimates box set based…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 15, 2012
By now, you’ve picked up the first two sets of Expendables Minimates mini-figures, one at comic shops and specialty stores, the other at Toys “R” Us. Well, Diamond Select Toys has even more products coming out for the newest action-movie franchise, including action figures and more Minimates, and we’ve got pictures! First up are two…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 13, 2012
Last week, comic shops and specialty stores across North America got in their deliveries of the Marvel Select Lizard figure from the upcoming “Amazing Spider-Man” movie. Well, in hot pursuit is Spidey himself, who arrives in shops this week with a cool, wall-mountable display base! Packaged in the same displayable Select packaging as his scaly…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 12, 2012
Minimate maniacs across the nation are calling in with reports that the Toys “R” Us-exclusive Marvel Minimates Series 13 has shown up on store shelves! Featuring Spider-Sense Spider-Man with First Appearance Punisher, Daredevil with Kingpin, Mirage with Magma and Boom-Boom with Rictor, this series includes must-have figures for both Spidey and X-Men fans! All of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 8, 2012
For the past two weeks, Marvel fans have been voting on who they want to see in the line-up for Marvel Minimates Series 50. Coming in 2013, this assortment will celebrate ten years of Marvel Minimates from Diamond Select Toys, and DST wants the fans to pick who they wanna see! The third poll is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 7, 2012
This was originally intended to be part of our week long 7th anniversary celebration, but it took a bit longer to cut together than anticipated, but we are still celebrating, so it’s still relevant.   It’s our 7th anniversary, but it’s Minimate’s TEN YEAR anniversary!   I personally am a huge fan of Minimates and have…

 

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