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Godzilla Minimates Series 2 Set 001

As a major fan of the first series of Godzilla Minimates, I am really looking forward to the second wave. Now Diamond Select Toys has released some packaging pics, a release date and a bit more info on the Godzilla Minimates Series 2 Box Set. It’s scheduled for release on February 2nd. It includes four figures:

  • Atomic Breath Godzilla
  • Mechagodzilla
  • Hedorah
  • Jet Jaguar

Read on for a bit more info and all the pics.

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Marvel Axis Minimates

Marvel and Diamond Select Toys have teamed up on a new set of Marvel Minimates. The newest selection celebrates the Marvel Axis crossover event. These 2-packs will hit comic and specialty shops as Marvel Minimates Series 62, and are scheduled for release over the Summer. Included are:

  • Sam Wilson as Captain America vs. Red Onslaught (with transformation to Red Skull)
  • Superior Iron Man (with alternate open-face helmet) vs. Apocalypse
  • Carnage (with alternate transforming Cletus head) vs. Hobgoblin (with alternate T-shirt chest block)
  • Sabretooth vs. Kluh

Read on to check out the new images.

Comic Book Men Minimates

Kevin Smith has posted a photo of some newly announced Minimates based on AMC’s Comic Book Men TV Show. These were on display at , the famed comic shop in Red Bank, New Jersey, that is home to the show. Included are:

  • Kevin Smith
  • Walter Flanagan
  • Mike Zapcic
  • Ming Chen
  • Bryan Johnson

Check out the pic after the jump.

Avengers Age of Ultron Minimates Toys R Us Assortment

Check out the killer looking new Avengers: Age of Ultron Minimates! The folks at io9 have posted the first images and info for the upcoming mini figures. There will be two series of Minimates, one for comic/specialty shops and one for Toys “R” Us. Here’s the breakdown:

Avengers: Age of Ultron Minimates – Comic and Specialty Assortment

  • Iron Man and Black Widow
  • Captain America and Thor
  • Hawkeye and Ultron
  • Hawkeye (Alternate Outfit) and Sub-Ultron

Avengers: Age of Ultron Minimates – Toys “R” Us Assortment

  • Iron Man and Black Widow
  • Captain America and Thor
  • Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch

Look for them to hit in May at a price of $9.99 per set.


TMNT Minimates Series 2

Diamond Select Toys have sent over an exclusive look at the next series of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Minimates! In Series 2 there will of course be the 4 Turtles, this time with new facial expressions. Rounding out the non-Turtle members of the wave will be Splinter, Casey Jones, Karai, Chris Bradford (who becomes Dogpound and eventually Rahzar), and Normans (the human droid form for Kraangs). They look absolutely stunning like the first wave did and are set to release for $5.99 each in blind bag format. Check the full details and image after the break!

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DST X Force Minimates Box Set

Some great new releases coming from Diamond Select Toys today. they’ve got a couple of Minimates sets hitting a few new banks and more. Here’s the full list:

  • Alien Minimates 35th Anniversary Box Set
  • Alien Egg with Facehugger Vinyl Money Bank
  • Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back Monopoly Game
  • Marvel Minimates Classic X-Force Box Set
  • Universal Monsters Metaluna Mutant Vinyl Bust Bank
  • Universal Monsters Metaluna Mutant B&W Vinyl Bust Bank

After the jump, you can check out much more info and all the photos.

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Kill Bill Masters of Death Minimates Box Set 001

While we first saw these back in August, fans will finally be able to get their hands on the next Kill Bill Minimates Set next month. Diamond Select Toys has shared some new photos of the upcoming set. The Masters of Death Kill Bill Minimates Box Set includes four characters from the film:

  • Beatrix Kiddo
  • Pai Mei
  • Hattori Hanzo
  • Bill

The set is priced at $19.99. Check out some in and out of package photos by reading on.

Cthulhu Idol Vinyl Figural Bank

Check out some of the new items Diamond Select Toys is releasing in Summer 2015. they sent along a press release with images and info. Included are:

  • Batman Classic TV Series Logo Cookie Jar
  • Cthulhu Idol Vinyl Figural Bank
  • Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back Select Action Figures Series 2
  • Marvel Cloth Retro Wolverine Action Figure Limited Edition Box Set
  • Marvel Green Goblin Metal Bottle Opener
  • Marvel Select Avengers Age of Ultron Thor Action Figure
  • Sin City Minimates Series 3 Big Fat Kill Box Set
  • View Askew Golden Mooby Vinyl Bank

Read on for the photos and much more info.

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Alien Minimates Box Set 1

Check out packaging pics for the newly released Alien 35th Anniversary Minimates Box Set. This is a series of Minimates that will keep growing, as we’ve already got the individually boxed Aliens Minimates, and we’ve see Aliens Minimates Series 2 from NYCC 2014 as well. This set includes the following characters:

  • Ripley
  • Kane
  • Parker
  • Big Chap Alien
  • Jonsey and Jonsey also included

The set sells for $19.99 and is listed as Now Available by Diamond Select Toys. Read on to see the pics.

TMNT Minimates 1021

First off, Merry Christmas to all our Christmas celebrating people out there! We’ve scheduled this in advance to give everyone a Christmas day treat, and maybe some ideas on what to go looking for with all that gift money. :)

Today we have a real treat, something I’ve personally been waiting for since I first saw them back at Toy Fair 2014 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Minimates! These are done up with the same fun, articulation, and attention to detail that Minimates mimifigs are known for. They are currently out in 3 forms – blind bags with a keychain at K-Mart, 2 packs with a keychain at Toys R Us, and blind bags without a keychain at comic shops. We’ve got the comic shop variety today.

Generally they are all the same, as the keychains can be removed, but each distribution point has it’s own exclusive. K-Mart has a clear Mutagen Michelangelo and the Kraang figure. Toys R Us has the clear Mutagen Leonardo. And comic shops have a clear Mutagen Raphael. No word yet on Mutagen Donatello, but I’m sure he’s coming in Series 2.

We’ve done up over 100 images of these little guys in action, check out our gallery and thoughts after the break!

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