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Hi - Here is a quick update from BBTS about a bunch of cool new preorders as well as more new arrivals.
TRANSFORMERS MP-11S MASTERPIECE SUNSTORM
We have a preliminary pre-order listing up for the Asian version of MP-11S Masterpiece Sunstorm. This version should include the coronation gear but it is unlikely it will have the collectible coin. We have it set at $249.99, although we expect that the price may change, and if it does we will let you know.
DARK KNIGHT RETURNS BATMAN Vs. JOKER ARTFX STATUE
This piece is taken from the art of the bestselling book, and shows Batman on top of the Joker ready to dish out some pain. It is 1/6 scale and is priced at $109.99, $20 off the MSRP.
"THE RISE OF THE PLANET OF THE APES" CAESAR FIGURE
Hiya Toys is our newest vendor, and they have announced a new 5" figure of Caesar from "The Rise of the Planet of the Apes." He is nicely articulated and comes with three pairs of hands and two different head sculpts. We have this new figure listed at $24.99.
MEGA BLOKS - HALO, SPIDER-MAN, DRAGONS UNIVERSE, POWER RANGERS, BATTLESTRIKERS
Our listers have continued to churn out new Mega Bloks pre-orders. We now have over one hundred new listings for Halo, "The Amazing Spider-Man", and Power Rangers, along with new items under the Dragons Universe and Battlestrikers lines. You can see all of the entries at the link.
"MARS ATTACKS" MARTIAN FIGURE
Mezco's line of "Mars Attacks" items continues with an articulated 6" Martian figure. He is priced at $19.99 and is set to arrive in December.
SPIDER-MAN PLAYSKOOL FIGURE TWO-PACK SERIES 01 - SET, SINGLES
The figure two-packs also have a new Spidey-centric line. The first series includes returning packs Spider-Man & Doc Ock and Spider-Man & Green Goblin, along with new packs of Spidey & Lizard and Spidey & Rhino; we have them as a set of four two-packs for $26.99, or singly at $8.99 each.
ELITE FORCE 1/18 SCALE SIDEWINDERS, PILOT FIGURES
The newest of Blue Box' announcements is the 1/18 scale F-18C VFA-86 Sidewinders, which we have listed at $179.99 ($10 off the MSRP). We also have listings for painted and unpainted versions of a 1/18 pilot for the plane, priced at $9.99 and $5.99, respectively.
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 1/6 SCALE FINE ART STATUE
The new Fine Art Statue shows Spider-Man swinging from a webline attached to a rocky spire. It is 1/6 scale and priced at $184.99, $25 off the MSRP.
NEW EAGLEMOSS ITEMS
We have just listed a number of new Eaglemoss figurines. Marvel has #178 Domino and #179 Lady Sif, while DC gets #112 Red Hood and #113 Metallo; each is listed at $15.99. The DC Chess listings add #011 Ra's al Ghul Black Bishop and #012 Katana White Pawn at $15.99 each as well as a special Chess Collection Binder, priced at $14.99. In addition to these, we have a Special Edition Dark Knight Returns-inspired Batman White King & Joker Black King set, which is listed at $34.99.
STAR WARS REAL ACTION HEROES - TC-14, C-3P0 VERSION 02, R2-D2 VERSION 02
Medicom has announced three new Real Action Heroes figures. TC-14 gets a brand new chromed figure and is listed at $239.99, while C-3P0 and R2-D2 each get second versions with sounds and lights and are priced at $239.99 and $214.99, respectively.
STAR WARS JEDI FORCE FIGURE TWO-PACK 2012 SERIES 02, 03 CASES
Two new assortments of Jedi Force two-packs are up for pre-order. The Series 02 case includes two of Darth Vader & Stormtrooper and one each of R2-D2 & C-3P0, Anakin & Jar Jar, Yoda & Luke, Chewie & Han, Darth Maul & Sith Speeder and Qui-Gon & Obi-Wan, while the Series 03 case is identical except for switching out Anakin & Jar Jar for a second R2-D2 & C-3P0 set. Each case is listed at $49.99.
WONDERCON EXCLUSIVE SHOCK TROOPER TWO-PACK ARTFX+ SET
Kotobukiya has released another great Wondercon exclusive, and we have some on the way. This 1/10 scale ArtFX+ Shock Trooper two-pack is easy to assemble and will likely include alternate parts for different display options. We have this set listed at $84.99.
"PREDATOR 2" ELDER PREDATOR 1/5 SCALE STATUE
This statue shows the Elder Predator handing over the flintlock pistol at the end of the "Predator" sequel. It stands 19" tall and is listed at $294.99.
MARVEL MINIMATES WAVE 47 SET
This wave goes back to issues 232-234 in the Uncanny X-Men comic, when the Brood first come to Earth. it includes Colossus, Rogue, Dazzler, Longshot, Wolverine, Infected Wolverine and two Brood figures, and is listed at $29.99, saving you $6 off the MSRP.
THE WALKING DEAD MINIMATES SERIES 01 SET
The Walking Dead get in to the Minimates line with this first assortment, which includes Rick, Andrea and Tyrese along with two Roamer Zombies, a Lurker Zombie and a Herd Zombie Two-Pack. This set is also listed at $29.99, $6 off the MSRP.
UNIVERSAL MONSTERS SELECT FIGURES - PHANTOM, METALUNA MUTANT, FRANKENSTEIN BUST, CREATURE BUST
Diamond Select has also announced four new items from the Universal Monsters line. The Universal monsters Select 7" figure line adds the Phantom of the Opera with his Organ and the Metaluna Mutant with his Interocitor, and we have each of these figures listed at $19.99, $2 below MSRP. They have also announced a new line of Bust Banks, with the first entries being Frankenstein's Monster and the Creature from the Black Lagoon. These busts stand about 8" tall and are priced at $18.99 each.
TRANSFORMERS PRIME BOT SHOTS SERIES 03 - CASE, SINGLES
The latest assortment includes one each of Optimus Prime, Starscream, Mirage and a Megatron Fueler Truck Chase, as well as two each of Lockdown, Thundercracker, Jetfire and Autobot Topspin. We have this case listed at $49.99; you can instead opt for singles, which are listed at $4.99 - $5.99 each (except the sold out Megatron Chase).
TRANSFORMERS - GUTTO KURU MINELBA
CMS Corp is combining their Gutto Kuru figure line with Transformers characters, and the first is Minelba. She comes with multiple expressions as well as a helmet, and her backpack can be transformed into her Headmaster head. We have this figure priced at $119.99.
GI JOE 12" SNAKE EYES & TIMBER
Sideshow's second version of Snake Eyes comes with both visor and goggles heads as well as Timber, his wolf companion that measures 11" long and is articulated. Snake Eyes also comes with melee and ranged weaponry, and we have the set priced at $199.99.
BLANX ALPHA 3.75" CUSTOMIZING FIGURE
Go Native Toys has created the first in a line of customizable 3.75" figures. Alpha comes cast in flesh and gray with an alternate head and two alternate pairs of hands. We have them listed as singles for $8.99 or by the case of 24 for $189.99.
NEW FUTURAMA ANNOUNCEMENTS
Toynami has a number of new and returning Futurama items coming. The Futurama Encore Figure Series 02 includes Phillip J. Fry from Series 01 along with Professor Farnsworth, and they are priced at $13.99 each or $24.99 for the set. We also have the new 9" Talking Robot Devil figure listed at $22.99 and the new Tineez Version 1.2 Three-Piece set with new versions of Zoidberg, Bender and the Robot Devil, and it is listed at $17.99.
STAR TREK NEMESIS ENTERPRISE E
The "Star Trek: Nemesis" version of the Enterprise E is back on track for a September release. This version has lights and the sound of Captain Picard's voice, and is listed at $49.99, saving you $10 off the MSRP.
STAR TREK HEROCLIX AWAY TEAM SEVEN-PACK
This new set of seven figures comes from the JJ Abrams movie and includes Kirk, Spock, McCoy, Uhura, Scotty, Sulu and Chekov. Each has a dual-dial design for different play options, and they are completely compatible with other Heroclix sets including the powers & Abilities Card. We have this set listed at $18.99.
DC HEROCLIX DARK KNIGHT RISES ITEMS
Two new items from the Dark Knight Rises Heroclix subline have been listed. The Countertop Display of 24 blind-boxed figures is listed at $64.99, while the new Starter Set is priced at $23.99.
THE EXPENDABLE MINIMATES SERIES 01 BOX SET
"Expendables 2" is on the way, but first you can get your fix with these Minimates from the first movie. This box set includes Lee Christmas, Hale Caesar, Tool and Mr. Church, and it is priced at $15.99, $2 off the MSRP.
DISNEY UDF SERIES 03
Medicom's new wave of figures includes Mickey as Jack Sparrow, Mickey as Tron, Mickey as the Monster, Mickey as the Mad Hatter and Mickey as Jack Skellington. Each figure is listed at $11.99.
SDCC 2011 MINATO EXCLUSIVE
This Naruto character was originally to be released as an exclusive at SDCC 2011, but now we will have it available to join your collection. It is limited to 2000 pieces and is listed at $34.99.
SUPER HERO ADVENTURES FIGURES TWO-PACK SERIES 03 CASE
The newest case of two-packs includes three of Hulk & Thor, two each of Iron Man & Dr. Doom and Cap & Wolverine and one of Iron Man and Silver Surfer. This case is priced at $49.99.
SPIDER-MAN PLAYSKOOL VEHICLE WITH FIGURE SERIES 01 - CASE, SINGLES
This Spidey-specific offshoot line starts out with the Flip-Out Stunt Buggy and the Stunt Wing Spider Plane. We have the Buggy listed at $19.99 and the Plane at $29.99, or you can get the Case of 4 which includes three Buggys and a Plane and is listed at $74.99..
MY LITTLE PONY FRIENDS FOREVER SERIES 02 SET
Series 02 of the Friends Forever subline includes the Royal Castle Friends trio and the Flower-Girl Three-Pack. We have them listed as a set for $29.99.
MY LITTLE PONY DELUXE PONY SERIES 02 SET
This set includes Glimmer Wings versions of Fluttershy and Daisy Dream, and is listed at $16.99.
EVANGELION REVOLTECH EVA-05 MASS PRODUCTION WITH WINGS PERFECT EDITION
This new release of the grinning EVA-05 Mass Production version not only comes with the wings set, but also the double-bladed sword and a new version of the Lance of Longinus among other parts. We have this figure listed at $36.99.
LITTLEST PET SHOP COLLECTIBLE PETS 2012 SERIES A2 - SET, SINGLES
Collectible Pet lovers will be happy to learn that this line has returned with a new wave. This assortment includes a Platypus, a Pig, a Himalayan Cat, a Hermit Crab, a Goat and a Dachshund; we have them listed singly at $5.99 each or as a case of 6 for $23.99.
NEW BEYBLADE ITEMS
We have listed four new cases from the Beyblade line. We have Series 06, 07 and 08 cases of 12 Metal Fusion Top 2012 beyblades at $114.99 each. We also have the 2012 Bey Stealth Battlers Series 03 Case of 6, priced at $69.99.
"THE AVENGERS" 3.75" FIGURE SERIES 02 REVISION 02 CASE
The latest assortment of 3.75" Avengers figures includes one each of Reactron Armor Iron Man and Sword Spike Thor along with two each of Rocket Grenade Captain America, Gamma Smash Hulk, Shock Strike Thor, Shield Launcher Captain America and Fusion Armor Iron Man. This case is priced at $109.99.
"THE AVENGERS" FILM CELLS
We now have a variety of mini, single, mini montage, deluxe and bookmark film cells listed from the upcoming movie. They are priced from $6.99 to $134.99, so there is something for every fan.
DOCTOR WHO 2012 5" FIGURE SERIES 01 - CASE, SET, SINGLES
Underground Toys' new case includes two each of the Cybermats, Corroded Cyberman (Chest Damage) and Corroded Cyberman (Limb Damage), along with one each of Doll Soldier, the Astronaut, Silent with Closed Mouth and Lightning Effect Hands and the 11th Doctor with Beard. We have this case listed at $149.99; we also have a set of 7 (one of each figure) listed at $124.99. in addition to these we have the Cybermats, Corroded Cyberman (Chest Damage) and Corroded Cyberman (Limb Damage) listed singly at $18.99 each.
NEW NERF ITEMS
Our Nerf pre-orders have grown with the announcement of this year's crop. We have new items ranging from $4.99 for a 10 Disc Ammo Refill to 59.99 for the Nitron Blaster - take a look at all of the items and grab what you like.
NEW SUPER SOAKER RELEASES
We also have listings for three new Super Soaker guns. We have the Micro Burst at $6.99, the Electrostorm at $11.99 and the Lightningstorm at $28.99, so pick the ones that fit your water-blasting needs and get the summer started.
YUKIKAZE - HUMMERHEAD, MAVE 1/100 SCALE PLANES
Two new planes from Yukikaze have gone up for pre-order. We have the Mave Yukikaze at $193.99, and the Hummerhead at $159.99; each comes with a stand and numerous missiles and other weapons.
MINNIE MOUSE NENDOROID FIGURE
Mickey's girlfriend is the next figure in the Disney Nendoroid line. She comes with a vanity as well as Chip and Dale, and is listed at $58.99.
ZOIDS 1/72 SCALE HIGHEND MASTER MODELS
Three new 1/72 scale Zoids kits are available for pre-order. We have the 1/72 Liger Zero Panzer at $99.99, the original Liger Zero Type Zero at $77.99 and the Saber Tiger - Schwalz Version at $894.99.
NEW BIOWORLD ITEMS
We have listed many new items from Bioworld Merchandising. We have backpacks, caps, bags, wallets and more from licenses like Marvel Comics, "The Avengers", DC Comics, Wonder Woman, Batman and Superman, so take a look at the menus under the link and find your favorites.
NEW MAD ENGINE SHIRTS
Mad Engine has announced a wide variety of new shirts in both jersey and t-shirt styles. They come from such licenses as Marvel (Spider-Man, Captain America, Deadpool, the Punisher, Team-Ups, X-Men and Ghost Rider), Star Wars, Ghostbusters, GI Joe and "The Avengers" movie. Feel free to browse the menus at the link to find what you like.
STAR WARS 12" IG-88
Sideshow has just released their latest bounty hunter, the 12" IG-88. This figure comes with multiple weapons, an illuminated display base and much more, and is listed at $164.99, saving you $10 off the MSRP.
STAR WARS 12" C-3P0
The latest release in Gentle Giant's 12" Star Wars figure line is C-3P0. This figure will be a central part of any 12" Star Wars collection, and we have it listed at $67.99, saving you $7 off the MSRP.
STAR WARS LIGHTSABER UMBRELLAS
We have received a small shipment of Museum Replicas' Lightsaber umbrellas. Each has the noted lightsaber as a stem and handle, with their side's symbol on the canopy; we have Darth Vader, Anakin Skywalker or Obi-Wan and they are priced at $39.99 each.
TRANSFORMERS PRIME ROBOTS IN DISGUISE CYBERVERSE LEGION SERIES 02 - CASE, SET, SINGLES
The new case assortment includes two each of Bumblebee, Vehicon and Autobot Ratchet, along with one each of Arcee and Cliffjumper, each with a weapon. We have this case listed at $44.99; we also have the set of five (one of each) priced at $34.99. If singles are what you are looking for, we currently have Bumblebee and Autobot Ratchet available at $5.99 and $6.99, respectively.
TRANSFORMERS PRIME ROBOTS IN DISGUISE CYBERVERSE COMMANDER WITH DVD SERIES 01 - CASE, SET, SINGLE
We also have the new Cyberverse Commander with DVD packs in stock. This case includes three of Optimus Prime and one each of Bulkhead, Megatron and Starscream, and is priced at $59.99. The set of four is also available, priced at $44.99, and we have Optimus Prime singly at $10.99.
TRANSFORMERS EXCLUSIVE VECTOR ORACLE MICRON
This figure is cast in clear green with silver paint apps and transformers into a blaster. It is priced at $59.99.
A large shipment of Reprolabels items has arrived. We have stock of about 40 new sticker sets including Cyclonus, the Combaticons, Blaster, G2 Jazz, the recent not-Insecticons and more, so take a peek at the list.
THUNDERCATS CATS LAIR POLYSTONE ENVIRONMENT
This environment measures 9.5" tall and 11" deep and looks like it comes straight out of the original cartoon. It will looks great as a background for your Thundercats staction figure or action figures, and is listed at $99.99.
THUNDERCATS MUMM-RA 1/4 SCALE MIXED MEDIA STATUE
This figure of the Thundercats villain stands 26" tall atop an evil head base. His cape is poseable and he has a cloth outfit, and is limited to 400 pieces worldwide; we have him listed at $329.99, saving you $20 off of the MSRP.
MARVEL MINIMATES 'BEST OF' SERIES SET
This assortment is a great way to start a collection. It includes Spider-Man, the Green Goblin, Iron Man, the Thing, Thor, Captain America, Wolverine and Sabretooth, and is priced at $29.99, saving you $6 off the MSRP.
MARVEL VS. CAPCOM MINIMATES SERIES 02 SET
This set has finally arrived as well. The specialty version includes Viewtiful Joe, Wolverine, Chris Redfield, Spider-Man, Crimson Viper, Super Skrull, Storm and Jill Valentine. This set is listed at $29.99, $6 off the MSRP.
MARVEL LEGENDS 2012 SERIES 02 SINGLES
Our first shipment of Series 02 has arrived, and after sending out sets and singles we have a fair amount of Heroic Age Captain America singles left in stock, as well as a smaller amount of Drax the Destroyer and Piledriver. Cap is priced at $13.99, while the others are listed at $19.99.
"THE AVENGERS" GAMMA STRIKE HULK
This new large-scale version of the Hulk not only does smashing action when you squeeze his legs together, but he shouts phrases when you press the button on his stomach. We have this figure listed at $23.99.
HALO: REACH BOX SET SERIES 06 - CASE, SINGLES
This new case includes the Generator Defense Set and the "Spirit of Fire" Red Team Set. We have each listed singly at $22.99, or you can get the case with one of each for $44.99.
YOUNG JUSTICE TWO-PACKS SERIES 02 RESTOCK
A small restock shipment of these figures has arrived. We have the set of three two-packs listed at $67.99, and it includes all of the pieces to assemble the Amazo Build-A-Figure. We also have the two-packs available singly, with Ra's al Ghul & Cheshire, Martian Manhunter & Miss Martian and Flash & Kid Flash priced at $23.99 per pack.
REVOLTECH WOODY SECOND EDITION
This version of Woody comes with an alien as well as a new alternate face and alternate hands. It is listed at $49.99.