Lego Officially Announces Batman ’66 Batcave Set

lego logoIt’s the 50th anniversary of the iconic 1966 Batman TV show and Lego’s releasing a huge set to commemorate the show. This set includes the Batcave, featuring a Bat Lab with Batcomputer, plus the Batmobile with stud shooters, the Batcopter with flick missiles and the Batcycle. This Batcave has a Wayne Manor section with an exterior wall to climb on and Bruce Wayne’s study featuring the iconic Batphone and a false bookcase that slides open to reveal the secret entrance to the Batcave. Before spiraling down the Batpoles into the Batcave, change identity from Bruce Wayne and Dick Grayson into Batman and Robin (separate minifigures included).

A total of 9 minifigures are included in the set:  Batman, Robin, Bruce Wayne, Dick Grayson, Alfred Pennyworth, The Joker, Catwoman, The Riddler and The Penguin.

The Batcave incorporates a hi-tech, 2-floor Bat Lab with Batcomputer element and a variety of detachable accessory elements, including a lie detector machine, table, chest of drawers, Bat-gadgets and test tubes with translucent elements. Also includes the iconic Batcave entrance for the Batmobile and a helipad for the Batcopter.

  • The Batmobile features a dual cockpit with iconic Batphone, 2 stud shooters, an opening trunk, dual exhaust and sign stickers.
  • The Batcopter has an opening cockpit for a minifigure, bat-inspired wings with 2 flick missiles, spinning rotors and a spinning propeller. A villain minifigure can grab onto the back of the Batcopter for more aerial battle action.
  • The Batcycle features a driver’s seat for Batman, translucent headlight element and a sidecar for Robin. •

The Batcave measures over 18” (46cm) high, 22” (56cm) wide and 7” (20cm) deep, while the Batmobile measures over 2” (6cm) high, 8” (21cm) long and 2” (7cm) wide. The Batcopter measures over 2” (7cm) high, 8” (22cm) long and 7” (19cm) wide. and the Batcycle measures over 1” (4cm) high, 3” (8cm) long and 1” (4cm) wide.

This set has a total of 2,526 pieces and will be available in March at a price of $269.99 in the US.

 

Mezco Debuts Mez-Itz Suicide Squad 5-Pack

Mezco Logo 2Mezco today shared details of their upcoming Mez-Itz from the DC Universe film Suicide Squad. This team of DC villains includes the Joker, Killer Croc, Harley Quinn, Katana and Deadshot. Each figure is in the 2inch scale. All feature 5 points of articulation. Each character has been carefully recreated by the Mezco design team to match their on-screen appearance in the new big-budget spectacular. All five characters are packaged in a collector friendly window box suitable for display.

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MattyCollector Debuts Thundercats Club Third Earth Available January 11th

club third earthMattyCollector today revealed details for their 2016 Thundercats subscription – Club Third Earth. Subscriptions go on sale on Monday, January 11th.

The subscription costs $25 and includes the exclusive Mumm-Ra figure. The figures included in the subscription are Lion-O (July), Jackalman (Aug.), Pumyra (Sept.), Panthro (Oct.), Grune (Nov.) and Jaga (Dec.). Also included with the subscription is Early Access to other Matty products.

Check out the preview of Lion-O below – and check back in to subscribe on Monday.

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Funko’s Batman v. Superman Line-Up Revealed

funko logoAt the start of the year, product from the upcoming DC blockbuster Batman V Superman popped up on toy shelves everywhere. Funko’s joining the party and have shared their whole line which includes Pop! Vinyl, Dorbz, Mystery Minis and more. All these are available now.

Pop! Vinyl: Figures available are Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Knightmare Batman and Superman Soldier

Wacky Wobblers: Batman, Superman, Aquaman, Wonder Woman and a set of 4 Mini Wobblers with the same four characters

Dorbz: Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Armored Batman, and a Batmobile Dorbz Ridez.

Vinyl Idolz: Batman, Superman

Mystery Minis: Set of 12

Pop! Heroes: Pen Topper: Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman

 

Sideshow Debuts Dark Phoenix Premium Format Figure

sideshow logo tnSideshow has debuted their take on an iconic Marvel character as a new Premium Format figure – Dark Phoenix. Standing 22″ tall on a firey translucent base, she’s dressed in her red and gold costume. The Sideshow exclusive version also features a swap-out Jean Grey portrait.

Priced at $499.99, this Premium Format figure will be shipping at the end of 2016 or early 2017. Check it out here.

An Instagram You Should Be Following – TheSuperNeumanns

superneumannsI’ll admit that instagram isn’t my preferred social media platform – but there’s some fantastic content out there for fans of toys and action figures. One specific account that’s worthy of your follow is Danny Neumann’s projects – TheSuperNeumanns. Now on it’s 100th day, this project updates daily and gives you a look into the home life of the newly married Superman and Lois Lane. Featuring custom 3 3/4″ figures, custom scale sets and a ton of talent – each shot is a joy to see.

Be sure to follow him on Instagram and join in on the fun!

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A New Year Means New Toys From Diamond Select Toys

dst-logo1Of course the start of January means the start of a new year full of hopes, resolutions and dreams, but it also means a brand new issue of Previews magazine chock full of cool new Diamond Select Toys offerings! New solicitations in this issue include new X-Files figures, a ton of Minimates, Ghostbusters action figures and more! If you see something you want to pick up, head to your local comic and specialty shop and let ’em know!

X-Files 2016 Mini-Series Select Action Figures Asst.

A Diamond Select Toys Release! The monsters are back, and Mulder and Scully are there to face them! With the new 6-episode event series ready to re-open The X-Files for the world, DST is launching their line of X-Files Select action figures, featuring Mulder and Scully in their new mini-series looks. Each 7-inch action figure features up to 16 points of articulation, and comes packaged with character-specific weapons and accessories, as well as diorama parts, including an office floor and wall for Mulder and a desk and chair for Scully. Each figure comes packaged in display-ready Select packaging, with side-panel artwork for easy shelf reference. Sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios! (Item #JAN162247,     SRP: $24.99/ea.)

 

X-Files 2016 Mini-Series Vinimates Vinyl Figures

A Diamond Select Toys Release! Want to investigate the X-Files with some style? These stylized Vinimates PVC figures depict Mulder and Scully in their new looks from the 2016 mini-series, but captured in the geometric shapes of a Minimates mini-figure! Striking an action pose, with weapons at the ready, each 4” static figure has a ball-jointed neck, and comes packaged in a full-color window box.

Mulder  (Item # JAN162248, SRP: $9.99)

Scully (Item # JAN162249, SRP: $9.99)

Muppets TV Up Late with Miss Piggy Ceramic Mug

A Diamond Select Toys Release! Tonight on Up Late with Miss Piggy, the show will welcome a very special guest star – you! With this ceramic mug featuring the Up Late logo, you’ll feel just like a guest on Miss Piggy’s late night talk show – or perhaps like the hostess herself! Justify your diva behavior with this mug telling people that you run the show, and it’s your way or the highway! Packaged in a full-color window box. Hand-wash only. (Item #JAN162258, SRP: $15.99)

 

Back to the Future 30th Ann. Minimates 1955 Box Set

A Diamond Select Toys Release! You know that new Minimates box set you were looking for? Well, listen to this! DST is going back to 1955 with their next BTTF Minimates set, featuring four never-before-made Minimates! Cowboy Marty comes with a tombstone and hatless hair, Casual Doc Brown comes with his dog Copernicus and the Brain Wave Analyzer, Young George McFly comes with binoculars, and the first-ever Marvin Berry figure comes with a guitar and non-injured hand! Each Minimates mini-figures stands 2 inches tall with 14 points of articulation, and features fully interchangeable parts. Packaged in a full-color blister card. (Item # JAN162259, SRP: $24.99)

 

Back to the Future Reelware Mr. Fusion Logo Pint Glass

A Diamond Select Toys Release! It’s the drinkware of the future! With 2015 in the rear-view mirror, Mr. Fusion mania has taken over the nation, and this new pint glass from DST proudly displays the Mr. Fusion logo! Fill it with your favorite blended beverage, and turn your kitchen into a futuristic café, an Old West saloon, or a mad scientist’s lab! WARNING: Will not turn garbage into a delicious beverage. Packaged in a full-color window box. (Item #JAN162260, SRP: $10.99)

 

Batman Classic TV Series Penguin Vinyl Bust Bank

A Diamond Select Toys Release! Start saving for a rainy day with this umbrella-toting Penguin bank! Based on the criminal character’s appearance on the Batman Classic TV Series, this approximately 8” vinyl bank features the sculpting and paint of a high-quality bust, but the coin slot on his back and the access door in the base make it a great place to keep your loose change! Pair the Penguin with your Joker bank for the ultimate coin heist! Packaged in a clear polybag. Sculpted by Jean St. Jean. (Item # JAN162241, SRP: $22.99)

 

Batman: The Animated Series Bane Resin Bust

A Diamond Select Toys Release! The man who broke the Bat is back as a bust! Joining the already-epic resin bust line based on Batman: The Animated Series, this bust of Bane measures approximately 7” tall, and sits atop an art-deco pedestal inspired by the architecture of the timeless cartoon. Limited to an edition of only 3,000 pieces, this bust comes packaged with a certificate of authenticity in a full-color box. Sculpted by Varner Studios. (Item #JAN162242, SRP: $59.99)

 

Batman: The Animated Series Batmobile Metal Bottle Opener

A Diamond Select Toys Release! One of the most iconic redesigns to come out of Batman: The Animated Series was Batman’s sleek, elongated Batmobile, and now you can hold it in the palm of your hand! This approximately 4” long metal bottle opener is based on its appearance in the timeless 1990s cartoon, and it has magnets in the tires to keep it on your refrigerator or Bat-armory when not in use. Packaged in a full-color slipcase. (Item # JAN162243,SRP: $18.00)

 

Ghostbusters Movie Select Action Figures Series 2 Asst.

A Diamond Select Toys Release! We’re getting the team back together! Joining Series 1’s Winston, Ray and Louis, Series 2 of Ghostbusters Movie Select action figures features none other than Dr. Peter Venkman, Dr. Egon Spengler and Dana Barrett as Zuul! Each 7-inch scale action figure features approximately 16 points of articulation, and Peter and Egon each include their proton packs and wands. Plus, each figure includes a section of the rooftop temple diorama — collect all 15 figures in the line to re-create the original movie’s final scene! Each figure is packaged in display-ready Select packaging, with side panel artwork for shelf reference. Sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios! (Item # JAN162250, SRP: $24.99/ea.)

 

Marvel Lady Thor PVC Figure

A Diamond Select Toys Release! Time to put the hammer down! The second release in DST’s all-new Marvel PVC Figure series is none other than the goddess of thunder herself, the all-new, all-different Thor! Measuring approximately 9 inches tall, this PVC figure of the mysterious new Thor perches atop a rocky outcropping, as if preparing to take flight or summon a lightning bolt from the heavens. Packaged in a full-color window box. Sculpted by Sam Greenwell! (Item # JAN162257, SRP: $45.00)

 

Marvel Minimates Greatest Hits Series 1 Asst.

A Diamond Select Toys Release! The greatest Marvel Minimates ever made are back, in a new assortment! Marvel Minimates Greatest Hits Series 1 re-assembles some of the line’s biggest characters in four two-packs: Wolverine vs. Sabretooth, Spider-Man vs. Green Goblin, Thor vs. Loki, and Iron Man vs. Hulk! Each Minimates mini-figure stands 2” tall with 14 points of articulation, and features fully interchangeable parts. Most figures feature an alternate hair piece, for an unmasked look, and the Hulk fully transforms into Bruce Banner! Each two-pack comes packaged in a full-color window box. (Item #JAN162255, SRP: $9.99/two-pack)

 

Marvel Minimates Greatest Hits Series 2 Asst.

A Diamond Select Toys Release! The hits just keep on coming! Even more of the greatest Marvel Minimates ever made have been assembled in this second Greatest Hits assortment! Series 2 features four completely different two-packs: Daredevil vs. Punisher, Captain America vs. Deadpool, Hawkeye with Ant Man and Power Man with Iron Fist! Each Minimates mini-figure stands 2” tall with 14 points of articulation, and features fully interchangeable parts. Most figures feature an alternate hair piece, for an unmasked look, plus Ant-Man has a lab coat and Power Man fully transforms into Luke Cage! Each two-pack comes packaged in a full-color window box. (Item # JAN162256, SRP: $9.99/two-pack)

 

Marvel Minimates Series 66 Captain America Civil War Movie Asst.

A Diamond Select Toys Release! The Civil War has begun! The first assortment of Marvel Minimates based on the movie Captain America: Civil War features both sides of the oncoming superhero conflict! Four different two-packs include Captain America with Winter Soldier, Iron Man with Black Panther, the comic shop-exclusive War Machine with Navy Seal, and a rare, one-per-case variant two-pack with a Battle-Damaged War Machine and Navy Seal. Each Minimates mini-figure stands 2” tall with 14 points of articulation, and features fully interchangeable parts. Each two-pack comes packaged in a full-color window box. (Item #JAN162251, SRP: $9.99/two-pack)

 

Marvel Select Civil War Movie Captain America Action Figure

A Diamond Select Toys Release! Whose side are you on? In Captain America: Civil War, the Sentinel of Liberty comes down on the opposite side of the law, pitting him against Tony Stark’s Iron Man in a superhero battle for the ages! This 7-inch action figure of Cap features him in his newest uniform, as seen in Civil War, and features 16 points of articulation, as well as a detachable shield and an Avengers Base diorama section. Collect all three Civil War figures to build the full diorama! Packaged in display-ready Select figure packaging, with side-panel artwork for shelf reference. Sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios! (Item # JAN162253, SRP: $24.99)

 

Marvel Select Civil War Movie Iron Man Mark 45 Action Figure

A Diamond Select Toys Release! Whose side are you on? In Captain America: Civil War, Tony Stark’s Iron Man takes his friendly rivalry with Cap to the next level, opposing his teammate in an all-out war for the safety of the world! This 7-inch action figure of Iron Man is based on his newest Mark 46 armor, as seen in Civil War, and features 16 points of articulation, as well as an Avengers Base diorama section. Collect all three Civil War figures to build the full diorama! Packaged in display-ready Select figure packaging, with side-panel artwork for shelf reference. Sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios! (Item # JAN162254, SRP: $24.99)

 

Marvel Select Civil War Movie Winter Soldier Action Figure

A Diamond Select Toys Release! Whose side are you on? In Captain America: Civil War, Bucky Barnes, the Winter Soldier, joins his old friend Steve Rogers in opposition to Iron Man and other Avengers, leading to a superhero battle for the ages! This 7-inch action figure of the Winter Soldier features him in his newest look, as seen in Civil War, and features 16 points of articulation, as well as a rifle accessory and an Avengers Base diorama section. Collect all three Civil War figures to build the full diorama! Packaged in display-ready Select figure packaging, with side-panel artwork for shelf reference. Sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios! (Item # JAN162252, SRP: $24.99)

Kidrobot Introduces Nightriders Mini Series by Nathan Jurevicius

kidrobot tnKidrobot has introduced a brand new series of mini vinyl figures becoming available in January both in stores and on Kidrobot.com – Nightriders.

Nightriders are a particular breed of nocturnal bird spirits that wander between the supernatural world and earth-bound gods, communicating the unseen. These supra normal beings are the creation of Nathan Jurevicius, a Canadian based Australian artist. Jurevicius’ diverse range of work has appeared in numerous publications, advertising campaigns and galleries around the world. He is well known for his Scarygirl universe. Check them out below and find them later this month from Kidrobot!

Pop! Games Adds Call of Duty and Uncharted to the Roster

POP LOGOFunko’s sent out details today with their newest additions to the Pop! Games line. Available now are four Pop! vinyl figures from Call of Duty – Msgt. Frank Woods, Lt. Simon “Ghost” Riley, Brutus (a zombie!) and Capt. John Price.

Also coming in March is Nathan Drake from the Uncharted series. This Pop! is ready for any adventure, namely joining your collection.

Check these Pop!s out below!

Funko Reveals Captain America: Civil War Pop! Vinyl and Dorbz

funko logoFunko today shared their Pop! vinyls and Dorbz from the eagerly anticipated movie Captain America: Civil War. Pop! vinyls will be available in February and include Captain America, Iron Man, War Machine, Black Panther, Black Widow, Scarlet Witch, Agent 13, Winter Soldier and Crossbones.

Funko also announced some retail exclusive Pop!s – Barnes & Noble will have an unmasked Crossbones. Gamestop will have an exclusive Captain America in an action pose. Hot Topic has a pair of exclusives – an unmasked Iron Man and Falcon. Target will offer a battle damaged Crossbones while Walgreens will have an unmasked Black Panther.

On the Dorbz side of things – Funko will be releasing a series in March. These include Captain America, Iron Man, Black Widow, Black Panther, Vision, Winter Soldier, Falcon and Crossbones.

Check them out below and find them in stores everywhere.

Kidrobot Updates: Release Party Planned for Sket One’s Sketracha Dunny, J*RYU’s “It’s A F.A.D.” 8″ Dunny Hitting Soon

kidrobot tnKidrobot’s announced a pair of upcoming events, which will be of interest to fans of their artist’s Dunny releases.

Up first are the on the release party for the Kidrobot x Sket One’s collaboration Sketracha. The party is being hosted by 3D Retro on January 22nd and will feature Sriracha-themed food trucks, door prizes and the Sketracha Dunny available for purchase. Sket One will also hold a signing at the event. The party will take place at 3D Retro in Glendale, CA at 7pm. If you can’t make the party, the Sketracha 8″ Dunny will be available in stores and online at kidrobot.com on January 22nd at 9AM MST. See Sketracha below.

Also announced is the release date for Jesse Yu’s (aka J*RYU) It’s a F.A.D. Dunny. Kidrobot recreated theIt’s a F.A.D. Dunny based on J*RYU’s original custom 20″ Dunny creation displayed at the 2015 Designer Toy Award Dunny Show. This beautifully sculpted piece also includes a key that fits securely in the chest keyhole. This 8″ Dunny will be available online at Kidrobot.com and in stores at 9:00 AM MST on Tuesday, January 12th. The It’s a F.A.D 8″ Dunny retails for $75.00. There will be a pewter chase piece with a ratio of 1/4.

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New This Week From Diamond Select Toys: X-Files, iZombie, Plants vs. Zombies and More!

dst-logo12015 may be wrapping up, but Diamond Select Toys isn’t going to let it leave without one last awesome set of toys and collectibles hitting comic and specialty shops everywhere. The new releases for the week are:

Back to the Future 30th Ann. 2015 Minimates Box Set
A Diamond Select Toys release! It’s time for Minimates to go back to the future! DST is revisiting their popular Back to the Future Minimates mini-figure line, with new box sets featuring never-before-made characters! First up is a brand new set from 2015, featuring three all-new characters ­­– Griff Tannen, Marlene McFly and Marty McFly, Jr. — plus a new figure of two-tie-wearing Marty McFly, Sr.! Each Minimates mini-figure features 14 points of articulation and interchangeable parts and accessories, including Griff’s Pit Bull hoverboard. Packaged in a full-color blister card. Designed by Art Asylum! (Item #JUL152197, SRP: $19.99)
Batman Animated Series Poison Ivy Resin Bust

A Diamond Select Toys release! Itching to expand on your bust collection? DST is seeding their Batman: The Animated Series line with a brand-new bust of Poison Ivy, the Batman villainess with a soft spot for plants! Dr. Pamela Isley is the third bust in the series, allowing her to team up with Harley Quinn against Batman himself! Capturing Bruce Timm’s timeless design in three dimensions, this approximately 6” tall bust of the bellicose botanist sits atop a decorative base inspired by the show and comes packaged in a full-color box with a certificate of authenticity. Limited to 3,000 pieces! (Item #JUL152193, SRP: $59.99)
Cthulhu Idol Glow-in-the-Dark Vinyl Bank
A Diamond Select Toys release! In his house at R’lyeh, dead Cthulhu waits dreaming… and glowing! This new, glow-in-the-dark vinyl bank of the Old God Cthulhu, as described in the stories of H.P. Lovecraft, measures approximately 8 inches tall and is cast in a glowing material that is recharged in sunlight. Bring him along when exploring the tunnels beneath the Mountains of Madness, or even the sunken city of R’lyeh! Packaged in a clear polybag. Sculpted by Eli Livingston! (Item #FEB158317, SRP: $22.99)
IZombie TV Liv Moore Action Figure
A Diamond Select Toys release! You only Liv twice! As a doctor who became a zombie, Liv Moore is the focus of the hit CW show iZombie, in which she solves crimes by eating the brains (and memories) of the victims. And now she’s the newest action figure from Diamond Select Toys! Sculpted in a 7” scale, this Liv Moore action figure includes an interchangeable chopsticks-holding hand, as well as a pipe, coffee cup, hot sauce bottle, and a delicious brain casserole. The figure features approximately 16 points of articulation, and comes packaged on a blister card. Sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios! (Item #AUG152313, SRP: $19.99)

Marvel Captain America’s Shield Gelatin Mold
A Diamond Select Toys release! When Captain America throws his mighty shield, there’s gelatin for everyone! No other dessert will dare oppose a delicious gelatin made using this plastic mold in the shape of Cap’s shield. Measuring approximately 10 inches in diameter, snacktime at Avengers Mansion just got a lot more awesome! Packaged in a full-color window box. Not for use in the oven. (Item #SEP152160, SRP: $15.00)
Marvel Retro Thor Action Figure Limited Edition Gift Set
A Diamond Select Toys release! Forsooth, the Odinson approacheth! Capturing Marvel’s God of Thunder in all his 1970s glory, this retro-style action figure set features a cloth-costumed Thor just as he looked when he was released by the Mego Corporation in his first action figure appearance! With his hammer, helmet, and long golden hair, Thor comes packaged inside a vintage-style window box. Thor also comes with two extra heads and outfits to change into his alter ego, Dr. Donald Blake, as well as a more modern take on the hero, complete with an updated hammer. All are packaged in a display-ready gift tray. Limited to 3,000 sets! Designed and Sculpted by EMCE Toys! (Item #JUL152207, SRP: $80.00)
Nightmare Before Christmas Minimates Series 2 Foil Bag Asst.
A Diamond Select Toys release! Who says Christmas can only come once a year? This all-new assortment of Nightmare Before Christmas Minimates features eight new blind-bagged figures, including The Pumpkin King, Santa Claus, Santa Jack, the Easter Bunny, Zero, new versions of Jack and Sally, and a rare, one-per-case glowing Zero! There’s a full set in every case of 18 foil bags, and each Minimates mini-figure features up to 14 points of articulation as well as interchangeable parts. Designed by Art Asylum! (Item #JUL152204, SRP: $5.99/ea.)

Plants Vs. Zombies Garden Warfare Select Deluxe Yeti Figure

A Diamond Select Toys release! Are the Plants winning in your Plants vs. Zombies toy collection? Even the odds a little with DST’s deluxe action figure of the Zombies’ secret weapon, the Yeti! Measuring approximately 8 inches tall, this oversized Zombie comrade features multiple points of articulation, and comes packaged in the famous Select-style packaging, perfect for display or storage, with reference artwork on the spine. (Item #JUN152101, SRP: $24.99)
X-Files Minimates Modern Mulder & Scully 2-Pack
A Diamond Select Toys release! Mulder and Scully are returning to TV in an all-new mini-series, and this Minimates 2-pack captures the pair in their all-new looks! These Minimates mini-figures of FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully are based on their 2016 reunion show, and depict Mulder in his unshaven appearance, and Scully with her new hairstyle. Each mini-figure measures approximately 2 inches tall, with 14 points of articulation, and like all Minimates, their parts and accessories are fully interchangeable. Set includes weapons, badge hand and display bases, packaged in a full-color blister card. Designed by Art Asylum. (Item #OCT152185, SRP: $9.99)

Funko Announces 2nd Series of Sesame Street Pop

POP LOGOFunko today announced a second series of Sesame Street Pop! vinyl figures, due in March 2016. Characters slated for this wave include three (3! HA! HA!) standard size Pop!s – the Count, Elmo and Grover. Two (2! HA! HA!) Super-sized 6″ Pop!s will be available – Big Bird and Mr. Snuffleupagus.

Find these in stores everywhere. This includes AwesomeToyBlog sponsor Entertainment Earth where they are on pre-order now.

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