Diamond Select Toys and Gentle Giant have sent through what’s showing up at your local comic shops and select online retailers this week. A strong line up of different types and brands. Transformers, G.I. Joe, Marvel, Star Wars, and Pacific Rim are all represented. Read on to check the full details and pics!
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In Stores This Week: GI Joe, Transformers, Star Wars, Marvel and Pacific Rim!
It’s Wednesday, which means that it’s New Toy Day at comic Shops across North America! And this week Diamond Select Toys and Gentle Giant LTD are delivering a truckload of new toys, from licenses including G.I. Joe, Marvel, Pacific Rim, Star Wars and Transformers! With statues, action figures, dioramas, Jumbo figures and Minimates to choose from, it’s truly the Best of All Worlds! Read on for details, then find a store near you at comicshoplocator.com, or order online at diamondselecttoys.com or gentlegiantltd.com!
GI Joe Gallery Snake Eyes PVC Diorama
A Diamond Select Toys release! G.I. Joe’s silent ninja, Snake Eyes, leaps from a snowy ledge in this all-new PVC diorama from DST! Flanked by his wolf companion Timber, Snake Eyes wields his trademark sword as he launches his sneak attack. Measuring approximately 11 inches tall, this diorama features detailed sculpting and paint applications, and comes packaged in a full-color window box. Designed by Mark Wong and Tony Simione, sculpted by Jorge Santos Souza! SRP: $49.99
Marvel Comic Premier Collection Cyclops Resin Statue
A Diamond Select Toys release! Don’t fire until you see the reds of their eyes! The first-ever Marvel Premier Collection statue of the X-Men’s stalwart Cyclops, it shows Scott Summers in his classic costume, unleashing a crimson optic blast. Measuring approximately 11 inches tall and featuring detailed sculpting and paint applications, it is limited to only 2000 pieces and comes packaged with a certificate of authenticity in a full-color box. Designed by Clayburn Moore, sculpted by Alejandro Pereira Ezcurra! SRP: $175.00
Pacific Rim Uprising Deluxe Action Figures
A Diamond Select Release! Time to return to Pacific Rim! In Pacific Rim Uprising, a new generation of Jaeger mechs joined the fight against the kaiju menace, and now the action figures are becoming available once again! Gipsy Avenger, Saber Athena, Bracer Phoenix, Obsidian Fury, Titan Redeemer, Guardian Bravo, Valor Omega, November Ajax and the Jaeger Drone make up the army of Jaegers, and each giant robot is cooler than the last! Figures range from 6.5 inches to 8.5 inches tall with realistic mechanical details, and each features approximately 16 points of articulation! Each comes packaged in a full-color window box. Sculpted by BigShot ToyWorks! SRP: $29.99/ea.
Star Wars A New Hope Stormtrooper Milestones 1/6 Scale Statue
A Gentle Giant Ltd. release! The troopers are coming! This all-new 1/6 scale statue of an Imperial Stormtrooper stands approximately 12 inches tall and features interchangeable arms, so he can hold an E-11 blaster rifle or a DLT-19 heavy blaster rifle. Limited to only 1,000 pieces, it comes packaged in a full-color box with a numbered certificate of authenticity. Sculpted by Oluf W. Hartvigsen! SRP: $250.00
Star Wars Concept Luke Skywalker 12” Jumbo Figure
A Gentle Giant Ltd. release! Long long ago, in a galaxy far, far away, the idea for Star Wars was born! This new Jumbo 12-inch figure is the next in a series celebrating the origins of the Star Wars saga, and it depicts Luke Skywalker in his original, unused, mask-wearing appearance. It features five points of articulation and includes a white-bladed lightsaber. It comes packaged on a retro-styled cardback in a resealable clamshell blister. Designed by Eamon O’Donoghue, sculpted by the talented artists at Gentle Giant Ltd.! SRP: $80.00
Star Wars Return of the Jedi Luke Skywalker Milestones 1/6 Scale Statue
A Diamond Select Toys release! Luke Skywalker is back in Black, and he’s the newest Milestones statue! Measuring approximately 12 inches tall, Luke wears his famous all-black outfit from Return of the Jedi, including one black glove, and holds his green-bladed lightsaber. This statue is limited to only 2000 pieces, features detailed sculpting and paint applications, and comes packaged in a full-color box with a numbered certificate of authenticity. Designed by the Silva Bros. and sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios! SRP: $250.00
San Diego 2022 – Transformers Minimates VHS Box Set
A Diamond Select Toys release! Roll out! The Transformers return for this exclusive four-pack featuring the Autobots and Decepticons in their cartoon colors! Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, Starscream and Megatron look like they just leaped off the TV screen… and into special edition VHS slipcase packaging! These 2-inch Minimates feature multiple points of articulation and fully interchangeable parts and accessories, and they slide out of an illustrated VHS sleeve! Designed and illustrated by Barry Bradfield! SRP: $30.00