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SDCC 2014 Mattel Ghostbusters 001

Here’s a look at some great new Ghostbusters 2-Packs coming from Mattel. These were on display at San Diego Comic-Con 2014. They are due in September for the 30th anniversary of Ghostbusters. They look to be roughly 6″ figures.

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LEGO has announced it’s second SDCC 2014 Exclusive Minifigure Bard the Bowman from the movie series The Hobbit! The Collector character from “Guardians of the Galaxy,” who will be played by Benicio del Toro and is the first confirmed LEGO Minifigure. There are also confirmed reports that the last 2 LEGO Minifigures that will be given away will be from the DC Universe and The LEGO Movie.

LEGO has also added new images of the human-size figure of Smaug, the gold-hoarding dragon from the J.R.R. Tolkien book. The figure will be seen at the Warners booth and will stand over six feet tall. It took builder Erik Varszegi 625 hours to design and build the construct, which is made out of 83,433 pieces of Lego and weighs 411 pounds.

And finally…. The LEGO Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Statue will Debut at Comic Con 2014! Stay Puft is made up 2,654 bricks and took over 60 hours to make. His 25″ tall, 19″ wide and weighs about 18 lbs.

Check out all the SDCC 2014 LEGO images and information after the jump

Metallic Slimer and Slimed Dr Venkman Pop Vinyl 2 Pack

Funko has revealed their first batch of San Diego Comic-Con 2014 Exclusives. These include some Ghostbusters Pop! Vinyl Figures and a repainted Rocketeer ReAction Figure.


  • Metallic Slimer and Slimed Dr. Venkman Pop! Vinyl 2-Pack
  • Ghostbusters Marshmallow Splattered Pop! Vinyl 4-Pack
  • Glow-In-the-Dark 6″ Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Pop! Vinyl Figure
  • Glow-In-The-Dark Slimer Pop! Vinyl Figure

ReAction Figure

  • Black and White Rocketeer

Read on to check out the images.

001 LEGO CUUSOO Ghostbusters Ideas

Celebrate 30 years of ghost-busting action with the iconic Ghostbusters Ecto-1 car! Selected by LEGO Ideas members (formerly known as CUUSOO), this fun and iconic vehicle from the blockbuster 80′s movie is fully loaded with all the paranormal detection equipment needed to track down those ghastly ghosts.  This unique set also includes a fascinating booklet containing building instructions, selected images and behind-the-scenes details about the classic Ghostbusters movie. So if there’s something strange in your neighborhood, strap on your proton pack and get ready to help Peter Venkman, Ray Stantz, Egon Spengler and Winston Zeddemore  bust some ghosts!

  • Includes 4 LEGO Ghostbuster Minifigures with proton pack
  • Ecto-1 vehicle features Ghostbusters logo decoration
  • Paranormal detection equipment
  • Removable roof
  • Tracking computer and seats for 3 minifigures
  • Selected by LEGO Ideas members (formerly known as CUUSOO)

Check out all the new LEGO Ghostbusters Ecto-1 images after the jump.

Series58 DOPF minimatesNEW1

The latest issue of Previews Magazine is out and in it, there are a ton of new Diamond Select Toys solicitations. These include the following:

  • Pulp Fiction Jack Rabbit Slim’s Pint Glass
  • Aliens Pulse Rifle Metal Bottle Opener
  • Marvel Retro Spider-Man Limited Edition Action Figure Box Set
  • Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare Yeti Bank
  • Ghostbusters Toasted Mr. Stay-Puft Vinyl Bank
  • Amazing Spider-Man 2 Movie – Spider-Man Resin Bust
  • Amazing Spider-Man 2 Movie – Green Goblin Resin Bust
  • Godzilla Classic Minimates Series 1 Box Set
  • Godzilla Classic Mechagodzilla Vinyl Bust Bank
  • Star Trek III Phaser Electronic Role-Play
  • Marvel Minimates Series 58 X-Men: Days of Future Past Asst.
  • Marvel Minimates Series 59 All-New X-Men Asst.
  • Clerks Minimates 20th Anniversary B&W Box Set
  • Walking Dead Minimates Series 6 Asst.
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Michelangelo Metal Bottle Opener
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Michelangelo Pizza Cutter
  • Best of Marvel Minimates Series 3 Asstortment
  • Marvel Select Venom Action Figure – Reissue

Check out images and more info after the jump.

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staypuft lego1

Brent Waller the same guy who brought us the Ecto 1 does it again with his LEGO Cuusoo Stay Puft Marshmallow Man. “I tried to think of the most harmless thing. Something I loved from my childhood. Something that could never ever possibly destroy us.” – Ray Stanz! If you want to hold this in your hands, make sure to vote it into existence so we have something to fight with out Ecto 1 set. Check out all of the new images after the jump.

Godzilla 1989 Bank

Our friends at Diamond Select Toys have sent along the announcement for this weeks releases. They include two killer looking vinyl banks. One is the Godzilla 1989 Figure Bank and the other is the massive 24″ tall Ghostbusters Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Bank. From DST:

There’s a war of the gargantuas going on in comic shops and specialty stores! Diamond Select Toys has shipped two of their biggest items of the year in the same week, and the news was so colossal we had to give everyone the big news. Read up on both items below, then find your nearest comic shop at!

Ghostbusters 24″ Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Vinyl Bank
What did you do, Ray?! Well, we’ll tell you what we did – we took our already-popular 12-inch vinyl bank of the Stay-Puft Marshmallow Man and made it even bigger! At two feet tall, this hard vinyl bank of the classic Ghostbusters character will hold a fortune in nickels, and tower over your other Ghostbusters toys! Bank has coin slot its back, plus access door for coin removal. Comes packaged in a clear polybag. Sculpted by Bill Mancuso! (Item code #NOV131816, SRP: $124.99)

Godzilla Classic 1989 Vinyl Figural Bank
This vinyl bank of the city-destroying and alien-fighting lizard called Godzilla is based on his appearance in the 1989 movie “Godzilla vs. Biollante”! Cast in sturdy vinyl, the bank features a coin slot hidden between the fins on his back, as well as an access door hidden inside his removable tail! Stands 12 inches tall and measures 18 inchesto the tip of his tail! Sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios! (Item #JAN141921, SRP: $34.99)

Order today from your favorite online retailer, or pick one up at your local comic shop!

Ecto1 and Winston Pop Vinyl

Funko teased it and now they’ve delivered. Fans were pretty upset that Winston Zeddemore was seemingly left off the Pop! Vinyl roster when the Ghostbusters Pops! were revealed. However, Brian Mariotti promised that Winston was coming, and he would be with the Ecto-1. Today we have the first official shot of the figure from Funko. Winston hits stores this May, with the rest of the Ghostbusters Pops! hitting in April.

Check out a pic after the jump.

DST 2014 Catalog 006

Diamond Select Toys has released a new catalog, which was first available at Toy Fair 2014. It shows off many of the items they showcased at Toy Fair. From DST:

“The Best of All Worlds.” For years, that has been the motto of Diamond Select Toys, as they’ve slowly moved across a wide spectrum of genre properties to create some of the most unique and detailed collectibles that fans of those properties have ever seen. Marvel, Star Wars, Star Trek, Universal Monsters, Back to the Future and The Ghostbusters are perennial favorites, but each year brings a new crop of licenses, and 2014 is one of DST’s biggest years yet. To celebrate, they’ve created a brand-new catalog running down their 2014 line-up!

Debuting at New York Toy Fair, this catalog contains the first look at DST’s electronic B9 robot from Lost in Space, as well as designs for the Star Trek Select Worf figure and Kirk bank! All in all, there are 24 pages of new and in-stock items, including new offerings from Godzilla, Aliens, Sin City, Kill Bill, Pulp Fiction, Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare, Battle Beasts, Lost in Space, The Walking Dead, Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back, the Batman Classic TV Series, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Check out all of the pages here, and pick a physical catalog up at participating comic shops. Then let the store know which items you’re interested in!

Read on to check out the images from the Catalog.

Ghostbusters Minimates 045

Ghostbusters and Minimates have a nice history together. There have been some truly unique and fun sets over the past few years. With the Ghostbusters ” I Love This Town” Minimates Box Set, Diamond Select Toys gives us a great rendition of the Ghostbusters, along with numerous accessories, head sculpts and all the stuff that makes Minimates great.

Read on for a more in depth review, as well as over 65 high resolution photos of the set.

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