We have a few new photos from the NECA booth at San Diego Comic-Con 2022. In this update, we have photos of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comic inspired Splinter, and a closer look at the excellent Creature from the Black Lagoon figure.
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Trouble with monsters? Call the rat with the hat! NECA’s newest release in its Universal Monsters x Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles action figure line is Splinter! This continuing line pays tribute to the world’s most famous turtles and Universal’s icons of horror. Splinter as Van Helsing reimagines the Turtles’ sensei as the famous vampire hunter, and he’s equipped with the tools for taming terrors! This 7” scale figure includes crossbow, arrows, quiver, knife, stakes, interchangeable heads and swappable hands. Comes in collector-friendly window box packaging with opening flap.
Check out all the new NECA Universal Monsters Ultimate Splinter as Van Helsing images after the jump.
NECA has just released a new teaser image for an upcoming Van Helsing TMNT Splinter crossover. No further information was posted stay tuned for release date, preorder and pricing data.
Check out the new TMNT Splinter figure after the jump.
The latest solicitations from Diamond Select Toys and Gentle Giant have been released. They have a number of new Star Wars Statues listed, as well as introducing their first Jean-Claude Van Damme Statue. Check out the list of new items below. After the jump, you can see full details and any available photos.
- GARGOYLES GOLIATH 1/7 SCALE BUST
- JEAN-CLAUDE VAN DAMME GALLERY PVC STATUE
- MARVEL GALLERY COMIC IMMORTAL HULK DLX PVC STATUE
- STAR WARS CLONE WARS CAD BANE 1/6 SCALE BUST
- TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES D-FORMZ BMB DISPLAY
- MARVEL ANIMATED LOKI STATUE
- STAR WARS MILESTONES ROTJ EMPEROR PALPATINE STATUE
- STAR WARS PHANTOM MENACE DARTH MAUL JUMBO FIGURE
- STAR WARS PREMIER COLLECTION AOTC MACE WINDU STATUE
- TRANSFORMERS MILESTONES GALVATRON STATUE
- TRANSFORMERS SERIES 3 MINIMATES BOX SET
A new listing at Target.com (currently sold out) reveals a new TMNT box set from Playmates. The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie Star Figure Set features reissues of some vintage Playmates figures. Characters included are Leonardo, Donatello, Michelangelo, Raphael, Super Shredder, and Splinter. Most are the TMNT Movie Figures, except for Splinter who is a cartoon toy recolored to sort of look like the movie version. The packaging is a mock Turtle Lair design.
The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 1990’s Movie 6 – Pack of action figures. Each figure stands 4.25″ – 5.0″ tall, is highly detailed, articulated and authentically decorated as they appeared in the movies!
- Action figures included; Leonardo, Donatello, Michelangelo, Raphael, Super Shredder and Splinter!
- Each figures comes packed out in their authentic movie themed blister carded package.
- All figures comes with their core weapon accessories.
- The 6-pack of blister carded figures comes packed out in the sewer subway car illustrated closed box that served as the “Lair” for the Turtles in the movie!
The set is priced at $44.99. It was in stock earlier this morning, so keep an eye out for returning stock. You can see the new photos after the jump.
NECA has added pre-orders for the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990 Movie) – Splinter and Shredder 7″ Scale Figure 2-Pack and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990 Movie) – Foot Soldier 2-Pack. These sets were released last year exclusively at Walmart stores, and have been tough to find for many collectors. If you still haven’t found them, you can grab pre-orders now from The NECA Store. The sets are priced at $51.99 each. Pre-orders will last until Friday, February 12th. The items are expected to ship out this Summer. Pre-order them at The NECA Store.
Late in 2020, a number of new NECA Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles releases began to hit Target shelves. Among those releases were highly anticipated figures like Krang and Splinter. The great news about this has been the ease in which fans have been finding these sets. The sever distribution issues plaguing earlier TMNT releases seems to have been rectified, and we’re seeing more reports than ever of fans walking into Target and seeing a bunch of these sets on shelves. While some may still see limited stock in their local stores, that is no longer the norm nation-wide.
Today we’re taking a look at three of the recent releases from NECA’s Cartoon Series. This photo gallery includes the Ultimate Krang with Android Body, the Splinter and Baxter Stockman 2-Pack, and the Zarax and Zork 2-Pack. As with all of the cartoon series items, these are Target Exclusives in the US, but are general releases in most other countries. Our friends at NECA have sent over these sets. Read on to see the full gallery and our thoughts on the figures.
Two recently released NECA Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles items have finally been listed on Target.com. They have ordering pages for the Ultimate Krang in Android Body Figure, as well as the Splinter and Baxter Stockman 2-Packs. Krang has been in and out of stock, but it looks like the 2-pack is available for shipping still. You can also check for stock at your local stores.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Cartoon) – 7″ Scale Action Figure – Ultimate Krang’s Android Body
Shredder has given Krang an ultimate upgrade with a gigantic android body. Standing at over 9″ tall, this is the largest Cartoon Turtles action figure release. Sparing no expense, Krang’s Android Body not only towers over the turtles, but has a wide array of weapons at his disposal, including flails, blasters, an axe, and saw. Also included in this Ultimate offering are head antennas, soap, fabric towel, Baby Shredder, and a new Krang that fits into the Android Body. Comes in window box packaging
Based on the classic 1980s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon series! After being accidentally exposed to radioactive ooze, four ordinary household pets are transformed into a band of wisecracking, pizza-loving, villain-dicing adolescent reptiles! Whether it’s facing fierce enemies or saving humanity from near extinction, with the guidance of their Sensei, these Heroes in a Half Shell are always ready for straight outta the sewer action!
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Cartoon) – 7″ Scale Action Figure – Splinter and Baxter 2-Pack
The turtles’ mentor, Master Splinter, arrives just in time to provide guidance in defeating the mad scientist, Baxter Stockman! Featuring the first cartoon accurate versions of these iconic characters, Baxter and Splinter are supplied with a hefty amount of accessories. Baxter is equipped with his ray gun, Fly Shredder, potted plants, and computer with a lenticular monitor screen. Splinter is outfitted in a soft goods robe and comes with a scroll and books, walking stick, sword, flame effect, medallion, meditation mat, and more! Window box packaging.
Solicitations have been released for two new retro Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles box sets from Playmates Toys. Included are a Sewer Lair Box Set, and a Villains Mutant Module Retro Box Set with reissues of the classic 5″ Playmates TMNT Figures. The Sewer Lair Box Set is packed in a soft carrying case inspired by the Turtles Lair, and will include Leonardo, Donatello, Michelangelo, Raphael, Shredder, and Splinter. The Villains Box Set is features a soft carrying case inspired by the Mutant Module vehicle, and will include Bebop, Rocksteady, Baxter Stockman, Slash, Krang with Walker, and a Foot Soldier.
Each of these box sets are Previews Exclusives. They will be available from most online collectible retailers, and comic shops. The TMNT Retro Box Sets are priced at $89.99 for the Lair, and $100 for the Villains. The Sewer Lair Set is due out in May, while the Mutant Module Set is due out in September. Pre-orders should go live soon. Check out photos and info after the jump.
A second Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Visual Guide has been released by NECA for their “12 Days of Downloads“. This checklist showcases their TMNT Carton Series action figures. Like the previous TMNT Visual Guide, this is designed to pay ho,age to classic TMNT card backs. Along with the previously released and announced figures, their look to be a number of new figures shown here as well! Check out the full guide by clicking the banner image above. Newer figures (including a few previously announced) include:
- Leonardo in Disguise
- Raphael in Disguise
- Michelangelo in Disguise
- Donatello in Disguise
- Napoleon Bonafrog
- Atilla The Frog
- Genghis The Frog
- Rasputin The Mad Frog
- Ace Duck
- Chrome Dome
- Rat King