Tag: DST

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 11, 2014
Everybody be cool! As winter sets in, we near the end of the 20th anniversary of Pulp Fiction, one of director Quentin Tarantino’s earliest and most acclaimed films. Pulp Fiction remains a work of art, with endlessly quotable dialogue, intertwining plot lines (and timelines) and inspired performances by a stellar cast, and Diamond Select Toys…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2014
Heads up! This week is a very good week if you’re a fan of busts, bust banks, and the severed noggins of robotic monsters! Not only is Diamond Select Toys shipping their Spider-Man and Green Goblin resin busts from The Amazing Spider-Man 2, they’re also shipping their vinyl bust bank of The Walking Dead’s Michonne,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 9, 2014
The wait is finally over and TMNT Minimates are here!   These Minimates, based on the Nickelodeon animated series were first announced back in February at Toy Fair.   They are being released at Toys R Us as 2-packs with keychain attachments and at other retailers like Kmart and the direct market as single packed blind-bagged figures.  …

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 8, 2014
BifbangPow! and EntertainmentEarth.com are making sure the geeks get the toys they are looking for this holidays season!   The new Minimates based on the #1 comedy “The Big Bang Theory” have just landed in their warehouses and are ready to be shipped out to all the good boys and girls and love the antics of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 4, 2014
This summer, Marvel fans were asked to vote in a special poll, designed to determine the fate of six Minimates mini-figures! Four of these Minimates would make up a new box set, available exclusively at select Toys”R”Us stores and online at Toysrus.com; the other two would go on to an unknown fate. Now, Diamond Select…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 2, 2014
It’s almost New Toy Day, and comic shops and specialty stores around the world are getting in a bunch of new products from Diamond Select Toys! The first Aliens bank! The Batarang bottle opener! The official Back to the Future lighter! Bluntman and Chronic retro action figures! And new Minimates from Pathfinder and the Teenage…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 25, 2014
Mass Effect is one of the gaming world’s most epic franchises, with three installments that have taken gamers across the galaxy. Additional books, comics and an animated film have taken fans even deeper inside the world of the game, and now the sci-fi universe of the Mass Effect Trilogy is colliding with another giant universe…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 24, 2014
Next year is looking bigger and better for Diamond Select Toys! They just unveiled an array of new products due out next summer, from Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron, The Walking Dead, Dragon Age, Batman, Godzilla and Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back! Look for them in December’s Previews Catalog from Diamond Comic Distributors, and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 18, 2014
The gang over at Diamond Select Toys have been kind enough to let us debut the next wave of “The Walking Dead” minimates line based on the smash comic book series by Image Comics and Skybound Entertainment.  This assortment of Minimates ties into the recent big story arc “All Out War” and features Negan and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 17, 2014
The Aliens Minimates have arrived, and the Aliens are facing off against the Colonial Marines in this short stop-motion animated work by Alex Kropinak. The Aliens vs. Marines Single Pack Assortment is available now at comic shops and specialty stores.   Find your nearest comic shop at http://bit.ly/findcomicshop or order online at http://www.diamondselecttoys.com

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 31, 2014
It’s another New Toy Day, and Diamond Select Toys has a bunch of new items arriving at comic shops and specialty stores across North America. You can pick up a statue from Amazing Spider-Man 2, a bust from the Batman Classic TV Series, and new Minimates from Godzilla, Pulp Fiction and The Walking Dead! Plus,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 29, 2014
Remember, remember the month of November! That’s the month when Diamond Select Toys dropped a heaping plateful of new listings on comic shops and online retailers, including items from Marvel Comics, Star Trek: TNG, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Godzilla, Sin City, Batman, Pulp Fiction, The Invisible Man, Pathfinder, and Jay and Silent Bob’s Groovy Cartoon…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 24, 2014
Sorry this episode is a little later than expected. I’ve been a bit busy trying to rally 40,000 collectors to make their voice heard by Toys R Us over this Breaking Dad toy controversy. It’s taken up a lot of my week, but it’s been well worth it as we have quadruple the signatures that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 24, 2014
Every year, the spirit of Halloween takes over the world for 31 glorious days, and Diamond Select Toys unleashes a new batch of Monsters! Based on Universal Studios’ iconic horror films of the 1930s, ’40s and ’50s, DST’s 7-inch scale Universal Monsters action figures have become an annual tradition, and now they’re starring in their…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 24, 2014
MP-11SW MASTERPIECE SKYWARP EXCLUSIVE Masterpiece Skywarp is now available for pre-order and is listed at $199.99. APS-03 DECEPTICON BARRICADE & SOUNDWAVE TWO-PACK The most popular Decepticons are back! Included in the two-pack are Barricade with Frenzy and Soundwave with Laserbeak and Mr. Gould. It is listed at $144.99. Q TRANSFORMERS SERIES – SETS, SINGLES These…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 22, 2014
It’s another big week for comic shops, as Diamond Select Toys has delivered another super-exciting batch of new products! Their Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare action figures continue to roll out to stores, along with their Clerks 20th Anniversary Minimates set, an all-new Best of Marvel Minimates series, and the highly anticipated Mechagodzilla Vinyl Bust…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 14, 2014
TRANSFORMERS MASTERPIECE 30TH ANNIVERSARY EXCLUSIVE MP-05 MEGATRON This 30th Anniversary MP-05 Masterpiece Transformer has been announced and is set to come with the required orange barrel tip as well as a pistol, an energy mace (flail), an energy saber and Kremzeek mini figure. We have it listed at $199.99. Please note, the images supplied are…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 13, 2014
Updated with the DST Press release: Since his comic-book debut in 1968, brilliant inventor Tony Stark has always stayed at the forefront of technology as he developed newer and better versions of his Iron Man armor. He’s come a long way from the transistors of the 1960s, and his latest suits of armor can respond…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 9, 2014
Today at the opening of NYCC 2014, Diamond Select Toys has revealed the next figure in their retro 8″ Marvel line – Wolverine!  This set, developed in conjunction with EMCE Toys, features the “missing mutant” that just missed being made into a Mego 8″ figure back in the late 70’s.  This set features a retro…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 7, 2014
There’s a whole legion of strange invaders hitting comic shops and specialty stores this Wednesday from Diamond Select Toys! Brand-new Guardians of the Galaxy Minimates are finally landing, as well as Aliens Minimates, a new Aliens Bottle Opener and a Ninja Turtles Bottle Opener! Read on for more details, and find your nearest store at…

 

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