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by Daniel Pickett
June 25, 2013
ScreenHunter_101-Jun.-25-00.40-500x315.jpg   Ralph McQuarrie’s early designs of C-3PO are uniquely different from that of the final screen version. Based on original pre-production illustrations for Star Wars: A New Hope, this mini bust displays a fascinating look at McQuarrie’s conceptual development of the beloved protocol droid. Digitally sculpted by the master artisans at Gentle Giant Ltd. using…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 11, 2013
GGSDCC13MrB1.jpg   This GGS exclusive depicts the amazing artist, cartoonist and founder of Juxtapoz magazine, Robert Williams, A.K.A. Mr. Bitchin’. In the late 60’s Robert joined the ranks at Zap Comix where he created the seminal Underground Comix anti-hero, Coochy Cooty.  Over the course of his richly storied career, Mr. Williams has worked alongside other greats…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 6, 2013
This just might just be my favorite Comic Con exclusive EVER!  Today Gentle Giant announced “Magnitude” An Admiral Ackbar Mini Bust –  as one of their SDCC 2013 exclusives. “Magnitude” an Admiral Ackbar mini bust, is based on the artwork by Steven Daily.  This mini bust stands at 8” tall and comes in a screen…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 13, 2013
Iron Man 3 is only one month away, and Diamond Select Toys is hard at work on their Marvel Select action figures for the movie! Iron Man Mark 42 and War Machine were designed by Gentle Giant based on digital data from the film, and will stand approximately 7.5″ tall with 16 points of articulation….

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2013
Diamond Select Announces Marvel Select Action Figure, Minimates for ‘The Wolverine’ The Avengers. X-Men Origins: Wolverine. The Amazing Spider-Man. The Marvel cinematic universe is constant source of great characters and costumes for the Minimates mini-figure and Marvel Select action figure lines from Diamond Select Toys. This year three films based in the Marvel Universe will make it into Select form, and while all three films are…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 13, 2013
  Gentle Giant Ltd. is proud to welcome our upcoming Kenner Jumbo IG-88 Figure to the line-up! One of the most memorable moments of The Empire Strikes Back featured Darth Vader on the bridge of the Executor addressing the now infamous line-up of bounty hunters. These characters have gone on to become fan favorites, heavily…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 23, 2013
bbtslogo5.gif More great items listed for order on BigBadToyStore.com Takara Beast Hunters – Deluxe & Voyager Figures – G11 to G18 http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=11773 Takara EG Series – 8 new figures at only $10.99 each http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=11780 Gentle Giant 12″ Kenner – Bossk http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=GG10580&mode=retail Gaming Heads – Team Fortress and Half Life Statues http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=gaming%20heads New Heroclix – Man of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 4, 2013
GGJumboGamorrean1-500x375.jpg Today, over on their official Facebook page, Gentle Giant showed off a production shot of both versions of the Jumbo Gamorrean Guard. The Power of the Force version with the coin is exclusive to the GG Collectors Club.   The Return of the Jedi version will be the regular release version.   You can preorder the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 1, 2013
Watch out, Spider-Man fans! One of the web-slinger’s pointiest and most unstoppable foes is heading your way! The leather-skinned Rhino will arrive in comic shops and specialty stores in January, packaged in Diamond Select’s familiar Select-style packaging, suitable for shelf and wall display. Designed and sculpted by Gentle Giant, the Rhino nearly 8.5 inches tall…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 27, 2012
GGrevised_new-yrSched2013-500x676.jpg Gentle Giant Ltd sent out a “Happy New Year” message to their fans that also included an updated schedule for their Q1 2013 releases:

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 21, 2012
bbtslogo5.gif  Our friends at BigBadToyStore.com have sent us the latest listings of pre-order items, in stock items and their Black Friday sales! Please Note:  BBTS Will be closed Thursday November 22nd and Friday November 23rd in observance of Thanksgiving.   We will reopen on Monday November 26th.  Please note that email replies will be delayed until…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 15, 2012
Max-Rebo_001-150x150.jpg After being the buzz of both this year’s San Diego Comic Con and Star Wars Celebration VI, Gentle Giant are proud to officially bring you two of the biggest statues they have  ever produced: the Darth Maul Spider Statue and the Sandtrooper on Dewback Animated Maquette. Both of these highly anticipated items are guaranteed to…

 

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