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Aliens Series 5 by NECA 005

The latest wave of NECA‘s Aliens action figures will be showing up for pre-order soon. Series 5 features some fantastic additions to the line, including the following figures:

  • Aliens – Lt. Ellen Ripley
  • Aliens – Queen Attack Bishop with Xenomorph Egg and Facehugger
  • Aliens: Genocide – Xenomorph Warriors (black and red versions)

Ripley features the likeness of actress Sigourney Weaver and will include a flamethrower/pulse rifle combo weapon and a bandolier accessory.  Bishop, as with the previous release, feature the likeness of Lance Henriksen and will include an Alien Egg and a Facehugger (with bendable tail). This version of Bishop features the synthetic person after his encounter with the Alien Queen. In other words, he’s been ripped in half. The Xenomorph Warriors will be available in black and red versions. no word on whether either version will be short packed or not.

Look for these to be released in August. You can see the photos by reading on.

Dark Horse 25th Predator by NECA

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Predator #1 from Dark Horse Comics, NECA is releasing a special Predator figure. The classic Predator figure gets repainted to match the look of the issue #1 comic cover. We previously saw this back in January. Now NECA has released an image showing the interior packaging and the included mini-comic.

Read on to check out the images.

Hybrid Metal Figuration Big Chap Alien 002

In March, HEROCROSS previewed an upcoming Big Chap Alien Hybrid Metal Figuration Figure. That preview showed off an unpainted prototype, with the promise of more info soon. Well, HEROCROSS has now updated with the final painted images and more info. The Hybrid Metal Figuration Big Chap Alien includes a Facehugger, an acid spit effect (not pictured), a figure stand and a working, mechanical, shoot out inner jaw. The fully articulated figure stands at 14CM tall (about 5.5″).

The figure is scheduled for release in the third quarter of 2015. It’s priced at $102 and includes shipping. You can pre-order it Here. Read on for the updated photos.

SDCC 2015 Avengers Age of Ultron Minimates Box Set

Diamond Select Toys has sent along images and info for some new San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Exclusives. They are teaming up with Action FigureXpress for four exclusives.

Predator Exclusive Masked Predator Metal Bottle Opener
An Action Figure Xpress Exclusive! Predators love the heat, and nothing beats the heat like a cool, refreshing drink. Whether you’re slogging through an impenetrable jungle or walking the beat in a Los Angeles barrio, this AFX-exclusive Masked Predator metal bottle opener will pop the cap off of your favorite bottled beverage faster than you can say “Get to the choppah!” Plus, magnets on the back will hold it fast to your refrigerator or trophy case, so you’ll never have to “hunt” for an opener again! Packaged in a full-color slipcase. Limited to 1500 pieces! (PRICE: $20.00)

Alien Minimates 1979-Style Exclusive Retro Single Pack
An Action Figure Xpress Exclusive! In 1979, a nearly 2-foot tall Alien action figure appeared on toy store shelves, kicking off global excitement for the Alien film franchise and its numerous toy tie-ins. Now, 35 years later, Diamond Select Toys has created a 2-inch Minimates mini-figure of the Alien that pays tribute to that classic action figure! Contained in a classically styled window box, this single-packed Alien Minimate features 16 points of articulation and fully interchangeable parts, as well as a translucent skull dome with glow-in-the-dark skull, just like the original toy! Celebrate 35 years of horror! Limited to 2000 pieces! (PRICE: $7.00)

Avengers: Age of Ultron Minimates Exclusive Box Set
An Action Figure Xpress Exclusive! The biggest Marvel movie yet continues to conquer the Minimates Universe! This five-pack of Minimates based on Marvel’s The Avengers: Age of Ultron features new characters and new looks that fans of the movie have been waiting for! Tony Stark, Nick Fury, Iron Man Mk. 45 and Iron Legion #01 take on a more powerful Final Form Ultron in the must-have box set for any Marvel movie fan! Each 2-inch Minimates mini-figure features 14 points of articulation and fully interchangeable parts, as well as a clear display stand. Packaged in a full-color window box. Limited to 2000 sets! (PRICE: $28.00)

Justice League Unlimited Femme Fatales Exclusive Supergirl PVC Statue
An Action Figure Xpress Exclusive! Diamond Select Toys kicks off their line of DC Animated Universe products this fall, but AFX is kicking things off early with an exclusive Femme Fatales statue of Supergirl! Featuring Kara In-Ze in her blue-and-red uniform from later seasons of Justice League Unlimited, this statue of Supergirl poses above an icy arctic landscape, ready to hurl herself at the next foe to threaten her adopted planet. Measuring approximately 9 inches tall atop her sculpted base, Supergirl comes packed in a full-color window box, and is in scale with other Femme Fatales PVC statues. Sculpted by Steve Varner Studios. Limited to 1500 pieces! (PRICE: $50.00)

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Play Arts Variant Predator 003

The second new Square Enix reveal is an all-new Play Arts Variant Predator. SE gives collectors and fans a newly designed Predator figure that is vastly different than anything we’ve ever seen. Sculpted to resemble a demon, the Predator features a strong “bone” motif to his armor. The Predator figure includes swappable open and closed mouths, a mask, multiple hands, a club, removable claws, and a figure stand.

The figure is expected to be released in September. The Variant Predator will be priced at 14,800 Yen (about $122 USD). See all of the photos after the jump.

Predator Series 14 Group Shot

Check out new images and info for the Predator Series 14 Figures from NECA. This wave of figures is based on the Alien vs Predator film, the first time NECA has created figures specifically from that film. It includes the following figures:

  • Celtic Predator
  • Scar Predator
  • Chopper Predator

These are all-new body sculpts, and have roughly 30 points of articulation. The figures will stand about 8.25″ tall and will include character specific accessories. They are due for release this September.

Read on to see the images.

NECA AvP Chopper Predator 003

Check out another set of teasers for NECA‘s upcoming Alien vs Predator Chopper Predator. The in-progress sculpt looks to be coming along nicely. The new images give us a look at the front of the torso, the Predator mask and the wrist guard. As you can see the, wrist guard actually flips open. We’ll continue to update as more images and info surfaces.

UPDATE:
The mask is apparently from the Celtic Predator. Like Chopper, he was also seen in the original AvP film. Much like his comrade, he didn’t fair so well against the Xenos.

Read on to see the new pics.

DST Aliens Series 2 Minimates

The new Diamond Select Toys solicitations should be going out later today or tomorrow. But Big Bad Toy Store has already posted them up, along with photos from all the new items. Included are the following:

Read on for the images and much more info.

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Alien vs Predator Kenner Homage 2 Pack

It’s Friday morning here, and NECA has started with a great #facehuggerfriday reveal. They are going to have a Kenner throwback Alien vs Predator 2-Pack. The set, which is set for a Fall release, is an homage to the classic Kenner Warrior Alien vs Renegade Predator 2-Pack. We’ll have more info as it becomes available.

See the photo by reading on.

AvP Chopper Predator Tease

This one slipped by me last night. NECA teased a new Predator figure from an upcoming Alien vs Predator wave of figures. The photos shows the in-progress sculpt. Fans are indicating this be Chopper Predator, who was seen (and subsequently killed) in the first Alien vs Predator film.

Check out the preview photo after the jump.