Figuarts DBZ SDCC Goku 028

The Toyark’s S.H. Figuarts Dragonball Z catch up galleries continue today with the first San Diego Comic Con exclusive of the line – Super Saiyan Goku! This is a repaint of the regular release SS Goku, but with a more detailed paint application. Colors are meant to be “Anime” inspired, rather than from the Manga, so he’s rocking a darker orange gi. The hair also featured additional detailing, and the skin tone is darker than the regular release. This was the figure that really set the line off, showing what it could be, and suckered long time DBZ fans into buying all these guys over again. Check out over 35 shots and our thoughts after the break!

Make sure to check back every day for the next week+ as we share our high resolution SHF DBZ catch up galleries!

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Figuarts DBZ SS Gohan 008

The Toyark’s S.H. Figuarts Dragonball Z galleries continue today with Super Saiyan Gohan! Gohan is rocking his Cell Saga, post-training look, a tribute to Piccolo‘s Namekian training garb. He came with multiple hands and faces, and two sets of Super Saiyan hair – “chillin” and “angry”. Gohan was the 3rd release in the series and was later redone as a SDCC exclusive. Check out over 25 high res shots of Gohan in action after the break, and make sure to check back every day for a new DBZ SHF gallery till we have ‘em all done!

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Nick Turtles

The next wave of Nick Turtles figures are in the wild and showing up on eBay. They are a little pricey, but if you want them NOW NOW, then they are there for the picking. Check out listings for…

Set of 4 “Original Comic Book” Turtles and here too
“Original Comic Book” Raphael and here too
Original Comic Book Raphael, Michelangelo and Robotic Foot Soldier
Original Comic Book Michelangelo, Tiger Claw, and Shell Flyer

Keep up with the listings as more start to show up by checking this link, and of course, hit your local spots to check if they’ve restocked yet!

robotech 30th anniversary

Toynami has just released images of it’s upcoming Robotech 30th Anniversary line. Each Veritech is fully transformable and stands approximately 6 inches tall and is fully articulated, and can be converted into Fighter, Battloid or Gerwalk modes. Also included is a gunpod weapon accessory and an adjustable display stand, for maximum versatility and poseability. MSRP: $36.99 ea

  • Roy Fokker’s VF-1S
  • Rick Hunter’s VF-1J
  • Max Sterling’s VF-1A
  • Miriya’s VF-1J

Check out all the new Toynami Robotech 30th Anniversary images after the jump.

 

bionicle lego 2015 poster the return

LEGO has officially announced the return of the Bionicle line for 2015 today via their Facebook page with just a very short video of the Mask of Creation. With the leaks that have been coming out over the last few weeks here is currently a list of products.

LEGO Bionicle 2015

70778 – Defender of Jungle
70779 – Defender of Stones
70780 – Defender of Water
70781 – Defender of Land
70782 – Defender of Ice
70783 – Defender of Fire
70784 – Lewa Master of Jungle
70785 – Pohatu Master of Stones
70786 – Gali Master of Water
70787 – Tahu Master of Fire
70788 – Kopaka Master of Ice
70789 – Onua Master of Land
70790 – Lord of Skull Spiders

Check out the the LEGO Bionicle Mask of Creation teaser images after the jump.

Figuarts DBZ SS Goku 016

The Toyark’s catch up galleries for S.H. Figuarts Dragonball Z continue today with Super Saiyan Goku! We’ll be doing a gallery a day until they are all up and done! This second release in the line features Goku in his manga colors, more yellow than orange, in Super Saiyan form. He is the base figure for multiple releases so far, with potentially more to come. Check out our thoughts and over 25 shots after the break, and make sure to check back each day for a new SHF DBZ gallery!

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Guardians of the galaxy hot toys china display2

It would seem that China is gearing up for the release of Guardians of the Galaxy at their Super Shopping Mall TaiKoo Hui, with a huge display by Hot Toys and Marvel Studios! A rendition of Star-Lord’s spaceship “Milano” as seen in the film is set up, and visitors can go inside to see the authentic costumes of Star-Lord, Gamora and Nova Corpsman. A range of Hot Toys 1/6th scale Collectible Figures from Guardians of the Galaxy and real-like prop of The Orb, life-size statue of Rocket are also on display.

Check out all the Guardians of the Galaxy images after the jump.

sideshow biker scout 02

Sideshow Collectibles dropped their Sixth Scale Star Wars Biker Scout and Speeder Bike for Pre-Order. There will also be Sideshow Exclusive versions of the figure and bike. The figure will run $189.99, and the bike will cost you $299.99. Check out over 20 images of the set after the break, details below! You can Pre-Order here.

Scout Trooper Sixth Scale Figure

Far more mobile than Stormtrooper units, Imperial Scout Troopers were assigned to the forest moon of Endor to patrol perimeters, perform reconnaissance missions, and identify enemy positions. Armed to provide rear-guard cover, the Scout Troopers are trained as efficient survivalists, equipped with lightweight armor, utility belt, a sidearm boot holster, and helmets with enhanced macrobinocular view plates for efficient target acquisition. Displayed with the modular forest terrain Scene Stealer Base Accessory*, or piloting the Sixth Scale Speeder Bike, these loyal scouts are ready to be assigned to their post.

The Sideshow Exclusive Edition of the Scout Trooper Sixth Scale Figure will also include an E-11 Long Rifle accessory.

Sixth Scale Speeder Bike

The highly-detailed rapid-transport reconnaissance vehicle boasts a sleek design with a military grade repulsorlift engine, power cell, and a simple blaster cannon for defense. Built for maneuverability, it features articulated foot pedals, engine flaps, and steering vanes to achieve the perfect action display, with or without a pilot.

The Sideshow Exclusive Edition of the Sixth Scale Speeder Bike will also include a special Aratech 74-Z Specification Card, which can be exhibited alongside the figure as a companion accessory.

YOU! Should be buying SHF DBZ.

The Dragonball saga of Goku and friends has been going on since 1985. Staying (for the most part) in continuity for almost 30 years. We’ve seen Goku rise from a child to having grand-children. Luckily Saiyans age much slower :). With the recent release of a new DBZ movie – Battle of the Gods – it doesn’t look like it’s going to stop any time soon.

The Dragonball Z S.H. Figuarts line has been around since late 2010, with the first release of Piccolo. The line has steadily progressed with 4 releases a year, currently boasting 16 pieces in all. I’ve personally been collecting it since SDCC 2011, where I randomly picked up a SDCC exclusive Goku while browsing around the Bluefin booth. I skipped a couple here and there, but eventually went back and got them anyway. The line continues to impress, giving fans of the series a modern, highly poseable, visually accurate version of the classic characters. It’s continually been a high point in my collecting, constantly looking forward to the next release more than most other figures and lines out there.

Today, we are starting a gallery-per-day trek to update Toyark.com with full galleries of every single Dragonball Z S.H. Figuarts available. We’ll go in order of release and at the end, we’ll collect it all on one page for everyone to reference moving forward. So, without further chatter, check out over 35 high res images of S.H. Figuarts Dragonball Z Piccolo!

Make sure to check back each day for the next 2 weeks as we celebrate SHF DBZ!

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TheToySource 9-18 Weekly SourceNews! MMC, Masterpiece, Bandai Tamashii and More!


Greetings Sourcefans!
This week on theToySource we have new instock items like Reformatted – R-06 – Tigris the Shock Trooper, Reformatted – R-02 – Talon the Aerial Assaulter, Transformers 2014 – Generations Series 04 – Deluxe – Set of 4 Figures, Transformers 2014 – Generations Series 01 – Deluxe – Set of 4 Figures, S.H. Figuarts – Naruto, Robot Spirits Damashii – Gundam Virsago Chest Break, and a restock of TFC Toys – Project Ares – TFC-04 Aethon and Prometheus – Gumball! We also have new preorders up for items like MP-23 – Masterpiece Exhaust – with Collectors Coin, MP-24 – Masterpiece Star Saber – with Collectors Coin, Reformatted – R-01C – Terminus Hexatron Continuum, Unique Toys – Ordin – O-01 Troll, Perfect Effect Warden add-on parts and 3 super deformed style figures, and Lots of great Bandai Tamashii Nations Figures! All this and more in this week’s SourceNews!

In this issue of SourceNews:
1. Now Instock – MMC Tigris!
2. New preorder up – Unique toys New Combiner Ordine’s first figure – Troll!
3. New Masterpiece Preorders Up!
4. New Bandai Tamashii Nations Preorders Up!
5. [TheToySource Restock – TFC’s Gumball and Aethon!
6. Now Instock – Robot Spirits Damashii – Gundam Virsago Chest Break!
7. Now Instock – S.H. Figuarts Naruto!
8. Instock and ready for purchase – Hiya Toys’ Planet of the Apes figures!
9. 3rd Party Customs Update!
10. Now Instock – Warbotron – WB01-A Air Burst!
11. New Transformers Generations Instock and Preorders!
12. Now Available For Preorder – GCreation Shuraking SRK-01!
13. Now Instock – Fansproject – Lost Exo Realm – LER-01 Columpio and Drepan!

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