Tag: MiniMates

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 7, 2013
LostNSpaceLogo.jpg This weekend, Toy Fair International begins at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City. Not open to the public, the event allows toy manufacturers to present their new offerings to buyers from retail stores around the world, and it always offers fans the first look at the hottest toys of the year. Well, this…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 6, 2013
The 48th assortment of Marvel Minimates, available now in comic shops and specialty stores from Diamond Select Toys, is dedicated entirely to the world of the Fantastic Four! Team leader Mr. Fantastic comes with manipulative foe the Puppet Master, the hotheaded Human Torch comes with the explosive Blastarr, the force field-wielding Invisible Woman comes with…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 31, 2013
It’s a big week for Diamond Select Toys! Comic shops and specialty stores will get in a variety of new products from DST this Wednesday, including the latest Marvel Select, Marvel Minimates and Star Trek electronic starship releases! It’s the best of all worlds! Check out the full list below! Star Trek Electronic Enterprise B…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 28, 2013
Battle Beasts Minimates Stop-Motion Animation The first series of Battle Beasts Minimates is in stores now, and DST has recreated the opening fight scene of the Battle Beasts comic book mini-series by IDW! With animation by the great Alex Kropinak (Marvel.com’s ‘What the–?!).  Written by Zach Oat and voice work by Jon Gutierrez.

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 21, 2013
logo-500x3861.jpg Happy MLK Day everyone. I hope most of you have the day off and will be able to have a short work week ahead. A long weekend makes us all “as happy as a clam at a clam convention.” To kick things off we have a few corrections from the last episode. We’ve recorded over…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 19, 2013
bbtslogo4.gif Our friends at Big Bad Toy Store have a HUGE list of cool new items for pre-order that toy fans will love! Mega Scale Thundercats – 14″ Cheetara http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=MEZ10840&mode=retail Mezco Breaking Bad – Figures & Plush http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/menu.aspx?menu=3192&category=9214 Universal Monsters: 9″ Creature From The Black Lagoon http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=MEZ10841&mode=retail Puppet Master – Dr. Death & Cyclops 1:1 Replicas…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 15, 2013
The long wait is over! This week, New Toy Day will finally bring to the masses Series 1 of Battle Beasts Minimates! With characters and paint schemes exclusive to comic shops and specialty stores, plus new packaging with artwork by Dan Brereton, this assortment of Diamond Select Toys’ most detailed Minimates ever is not to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 31, 2012
We survived 2012! This calls for a celebration! Diamond Select Toys will kick off 2013 with one of their biggest New Toy Days in a while, including action figures, Minimates, statues and bottle openers based on Marvel Comics, The Walking Dead, Alice: Madness Returns and Street Fighter X Tekken! Check out the long list of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 24, 2012
The second series of Street Fighter X Tekken Minimates is fighting its way to stores as we speak, featuring some of the biggest names in both franchises! Each mixed two-pack includes two Minimates, one from the Street Fighter universe and one from Tekken, each standing 2 inches tall with 14 points of articulation. Look for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 21, 2012
IM3Header-500x237.jpg The third Iron Man movie is almost upon us, and the trailers are promising plenty of action and drama. Well, Diamond Select is promising toys! Not only will there be two new movie-based figures coming to the popular 7-inch-scale Marvel Select toy line, there will also be an assortment of Marvel Minimates, the 2-inch mini-figure…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 13, 2012
Collecting Marvel Minimates can be daunting — after all, they’re celebrating their tenth year in 2013, and releasing their 50th consecutive series of mini-figures. So where does a new collector start? Which are the “best” Marvel Minimates? Diamond Select Toys answered that last year with the first Best of Marvel Minimates assortment, which featured the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 7, 2012
The first series of Walking Dead Minimates has been selling out in stores on both sides of the Atlantic, leading to a worldwide zombie shortage! In order to alleviate this shortage, Diamond Select Toys and Amazon.com have teamed up to offer an exclusive four-pack of Minimates, taken straight from the hit comic book series by…

 

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