This Week From Diamond Select Toys: Batman, Ghostbusters Glasses, Gotham

dst-logo1It’s the week of New York Comic-Con, but no matter where you are, you can bring a little bit of the Big Apple home with you today! Comic shops everywhere are getting in the newest items from Diamond Select Toys, including the third series of Gotham TV action figures — each with a diorama piece based on the show’s NYC-shot sets — and all four Ghostbusters Tumblers, featuring the heroes of New York City in drinkware format. Plus, the Joker bottle opener! Read on for details, then reserve yours at your local comic shop!

Batman The Animated Series Joker Metal Bottle Opener

A Diamond Select Toys release! You’ll be laughing all the way to the fridge with this fully sculpted bottle opener of the Joker himself! Based on his appearance in Batman: The Animated Series, this solid metal rendition of the Clown Prince of Crime measures approximately 4.5 inches tall, and removes bottlecaps with the greatest of ease. Plus, magnets on the back keep him stuck to your Bat-fridge so you can nab him whenever you want! Packaged in a full-color slipcase. (Item # JUN162391, SRP: $18.00)

Ghostbusters Movie Glass Tumblers

A Diamond Select Toys release! Raise a toast to the heroes of New York City! For repulsing an invasion by Gozer the Gozerian, DST has issued four commemorative tumblers featuring each of the four Ghostbusters – Peter, Ray, Egon and Winston. Featuring all-new artwork and scene descriptions, these tumblers look like what you would have gotten back in 1984, had the original Ghostbusters movie received promotion at fast-food restaurants. Each tumbler is packaged in a full-color window box, each sold separately. Hand-wash only.

Peter Tumbler (Item #APR162601, SRP: $9.99)

Ray Tumbler (Item #APR162602, SRP: $9.99)

Egon Tumbler (Item #APR162603, SRP: $9.99)

Winston Tumbler (Item #APR162604, SRP: $9.99)

Gotham TV Select 7” Action Figures Series 3 Asst.

A Diamond Select Toys release! Prepare to feel the wrath of the villains! Bruce Wayne joins the Gotham Select action figure line just in time to be menaced by the combined villainy of notorious enforcer Mr. Zsasz and Jim Gordon’s ex-fiancee, the murderous Arkham inmate Barbara Kean! Bruce comes with a bookcase form Wayne Manor, while Zsasz comes with an alleyway diorama with dumpster and Barbara comes with the entrance to Arkham Asylum! Each 7-inch scale action figure features up to 16 points of articulation, and comes packaged in display-ready Select figure packaging with spine artwork for easy shelf reference. Sculpted by Gentle Giant! (Item #MAY162396, SRP: $24.99/ea)

New This Week From Diamond Select Toys: Batman, Ghostbusters, Minimates and More

dst-logo1Each week Diamond Select Toys releases a new set of toys and collectibles into comic shops everywhere. This week is no exception as there are new Batman Dark Knight Banks, Marvel and Ghostbusters Minimates and more. Keep reading for details on everything hitting stores this week!

Batman The Animated Series Dark Knight Batman and Robin Resin Busts

A Diamond Select Toys release! In Gotham City, there are many stories about Batman, and in nearly every story there is a Robin. These resin busts of Batman and Robin are based on a child’s story about the dynamic duo, as seen in the Batman: The Animated Series episode “Legends of the Dark Knight.” Inspired by the classic comic book storyline, the episode showed a bigger, more brutal Batman and his new Robin, Carrie Kelly, taking on mutants in a dystopic future Gotham City. Dark Knight Batman measures over 6 inches tall, while Dark Knight Robin measures approximately 5 inches tall; both are in scale to otherBatman: TAS busts, and each sits atop an art-deco pedestal inspired by Gotham City architecture. Each bust is limited to only 3,000 pieces, and comes packaged with a certificate of authenticity in a full-color box.

Dark Knight Batman Bust (Item #APR162605, SRP: $59.99)

Dark Knight Robin Bust (Item #APR162606, SRP: $59.99)

Batman The Animated Series Harley Quinn Figural Metal Bottle Opener

A Diamond Select Toys release! If she can bust the Joker out of Arkham Asylum, then she can open your bottle! Based on her appearance in Batman: The Animated Series, this sculpted metal bottle opener of Harley Quinn holding her oversized hammer can remove any bottle cap faster than you can say “puddin’”! A must-have for any Harley Quinn fan, or giant mallet enthusiast! Measuring approximately 5 inches long, it comes packaged in a full-color collector slipcase.  (Item #MAY162403, SRP: $18.00)

Ghostbusters 2016 Movie Minimates 2-Packs Asst.

A Diamond Select Toys release! We’re getting a new Ghostbusters movie, with a new Ghostbusters team, and now we’re getting new Ghostbusters Minimates! The new Ghostbusters team is presented in four new two-packs, including Erin Gilbert with Jillian Holtzman, Abby Yates with Rowan’s Ghost, Patty Tolan with Slimer and a rare, one-per-case set of Slimed Pattywith a ghost to be revealed! Each Minimates mini-figure features up to 14 points of articulation and fully interchangeable parts. In scale to all Ghostbusters and Real Ghostbusters Minimates! (Item #APR162600, SRP: $9.99/2-pack)

Lost In Space Anti-Matter B9 Robot With Lights & Sounds

A Diamond Select Toys release! Warning, warning! Diamond Select Toys has taken their 10-inch rendition of B9, the friendly helper robot from Lost in Space, and transported it to another dimension! This Anti-Matter version features an all-new paint scheme, as seen in the episode “The Anti-Matter Man,” and features lights and sounds taken straight from the classic sci-fi TV show. Lights on his head and chest blink constantly while B9 is on, and additional lights and all-new “anti-matter” dialogue are triggered with the push of a button, including “This is the opposite world,” “So you’re the goody-goody one,” and “I don’t need help from you, punk – get lost!” You can also manually raise and lower his head, open and close his claws, extend his arms and turn his torso to the left and right. He even has wheels so you can roll him around! Comes packaged in full-color window box with try-me feature. (Item #MAY162392, SRP: $49.99)

Marvel Minimates Series 68 Giant-Sized X-Men 2-Pack Asst.

A Diamond Select Toys release! In 2004, DST released the original Giant-Sized X-Men box set, and it helped establish the Marvel Minimates line as one of the most comprehensive Marvel toy lines in existence. Now, 12 years later, DST is revisiting Giant-Sized X-Men #1 as a new series of two-packs, with new parts, updated characters and never-before-seen costumes! Two-packs include Wolverine with Thunderbird, Cyclops with Banshee (in his first-ever green costume), Colossus with Nightcrawler, and Storm with Sunfire (in his first-ever classic costume)! Each 2-inch Minimates mini-figure features 14 points of articulation, a display base and fully interchangeable parts, including alternate capes for Storm, and faces for Nightcrawler! Each two-pack is packaged in a full-color window box. (Item #APR162614, $9.99/ea.)

Nightmare Before Christmas Select Action Figures Series 2

A Diamond Select Toys release! One of the hottest toy lines of 2015 returns for another series! Picking up where Series 1 left off, Series 2 of Nightmare Before Christmas Select action figures features Santa Jack, the Mayor and Dr. Finkelstein, each in an approximately 7-inch scale. Dr. Finkelstein includes a rolling wheelchair,   and Santa Jack comes with his sack of presents. Each figure also includes a piece of a courtyard diorama – collect all five pieces to build the courtyard and fountain! Each figure features multiple points of articulation, and comes packaged in display-ready Select packaging, with side panel artwork. Sculpted by Dave Cortes!

Santa Jack Figure (#APR162624, SRP: $24.99/ea.)

Mayor Figure (#APR162625, SRP: $24.99/ea.)

Dr. Finkelstein Figure (#APR162626, SRP: $24.99/ea.)

Predator 2 Smart Disc Metal Bottle Opener

A Diamond Select Toys release! First seen in the sequel film Predator 2, the glaive weapon has become an iconic part of the Predator’s arsenal. Molded to a Predator’s grip and able to be thrown great distances, the glaive can cut through almost anything – and now it can open your bottles for you! This approximately 3-inch diameter bottle opener is modeled after the glaive as it appeared on screen, made of solid metal, and has magnets on the back so it can stick to your refrigerator or trophy case until you need it. Packaged in a collector case with a full-color sleeve. (Item #MAY162394, SRP: $18.00)

New This Week From Diamond Select Toys – Giant Ant Man, New Ghostbusters

dst-logo1Each week, Diamond Select Toys puts a new batch of toys and collectibles into comic and specialty shops everywhere. This week they’ve got a new batch of Ghostbusters and a 9″ Ant-Man PVC figure. Check out full details below!

Ghostbusters Movie Select 7” Action Figures Series 3 Asst.

A Diamond Select Toys release! The hugely popular Ghostbusters Select action figure series continues with three new figures, and three more pieces of the colossal rooftop diorama! Slimer, Janine and Quittin’ Time Ray make up Series 3, and each comes with bonus accessories in addition to their diorama piece: Janine includes a phone, alarm button and take-out containers; Slimer comes with two alternate faces and a support stand that can plug into the rooftop; and Quittin’ Time Ray includes goggles, a walkie-talkie, and a variety of interchangeable gloved and ungloved hands, as well as all-new sculpting and paint details to reflect his appearance at the end of a long shift. Each 7-inch scale action figure features up to 16 points of articulation, and comes packaged in display-ready Select figure packaging. Collecting all 15 figures in the series allows you to build the full rooftop temple scene from Ghostbusters! Series 1 and 2 available now! Sculpted by Gentle Giant! (Item #MAY162380, SRP: $24.99/ea.)

Marvel Gallery Ant-Man Movie 9” PVC Figure

A Diamond Select Toys release! Things are about to get weird! Ant-Man was last year’s breakout superhero, and this PVC figure of Ant-Man is the first movie-based figure in our new Marvel Gallery line! Cast in high-grade plastic with detailed paint applications, Ant-Man stands 9 inches tall, with his thumb on the shrinking trigger, and also crouches low in his shrunken form on the figure’s base. Figure is in scale to all Gallery and Femme Fatales PVC figures, and comes packaged in a full-color window box. Sculpted by Gentle Giant! (Item #APR162613, SRP: $45.00)

Bluefin Opens Pre-Orders on Iron Studio’s 1:10 Scale Ghostbuster Statues

bluefinlogoBluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, Hong Kong and more, celebrates cinema’s most famous paranormal exterminators as it announces pre-orders for an exceptional collection of new Ghostbusters collectibles from Iron Studios.

The limited edition 1/10 scale statues are set for release beginning in December and are cast in Polystone and painstakingly hand-painted to capture the detail and nuance of each character. Each statue comes with a custom display base that can be combined to form a complete diorama.

Iron Studio’s Ghostbusters collection features screen accurate renditions of the original team of Egon Spengler, Peter Venkman, Ray Stantz and Winston Zeddmore. Complementing these releases are additional Ghostbusters 1/10 scale limited edition renditions of Slimer, along with Zuul, the hornedGatekeeper of Gozer, as well as Vinz Clortho, Keymaster of Gozer, both depicted in fierce bestial form. A rendition of Gozer the Gozerian is set for release in February 2017 and completes the collection.

Pre-orders are available now from authorized Bluefin retailers nationwide and also from a variety of leading online outlets. Founded in 2010, Iron Studios is headquartered in Brazil and specializes in a wide range of incredibly accurate and lifelike 1/10 scale products. For additional information on Iron Studios, please visit and

Factory Entertainment’s First Two SDCC Exclusives – Ghostbusters Lithos Set & SWAT Batarang

SDCC 2016 logoFactory Entertainment has revealed their first two SDCC Exclusives and they are available for pre-order on their site now for both attendee pick-up or non-attendee. Orders can be picked up at booth #2647 at the show.

The first exclusive is the Ghostbusters (2016) lithograph set – this set features 8 archival prints from the upcoming movie and a special exclusive glow-in-the-dark print. This set is limited to 500 pieces and is priced at $25. You can pre-order it here.

The second exclusive is from their SWAT line of soft roleplay weapons. This ‘camouflage’ Batarang features a unique deco and a ‘Batarang’ swoosh sound. The SWAT Camouflage Batarang is also limited to 500 pieces and is priced at $15. You can pre-order that here.

First Batch of MattyCollector SDCC Exclusives – She-Ra Barbie, Ghostbusters & More

SDCC 2016 logoUSA Today shared a number of MattyCollector’s SDCC exclusives, a number of which have been seen, but several are new reveals Their SDCC presale will start June 15th for Early Access then run June 17th – 26th for the general public. Pre-orders can be picked up at the show.

The eight exclusives shared today are:

SRP: $80 Available: Online
As befitting of the daughter of Zeus, Wonder Woman makes her first silver screen appearance in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and this iconic Super Hero proves she’s ready for battle! Inspired by the costume worn in the movie, Wonder Woman Barbie® doll is cloaked in a royal blue hooded cape lined with gold lamé and worn over her bold red bustier and royal blue paneled skirt. She also wears her signature golden headdress, bulletproof bracelets and golden lasso. Standing heroically atop a “rocky” ledge brandishing her sword and shield, she is the portrait of a true Amazonian Warrior Princess.

SRP: $25 Available: Online
Frankie Stein® straps on her proton pack and Ghostbuster™ skills in this spooktacular SDCC ’16 exclusive mash-up. Catch yours before it gets slimed!

SRP: $40 Available: Onsite
Get ready for this riveting steampunk two-pack from Monster High® ! Robecca Steam™ and her father Hexiciah Steam™ bring their analog style to the digital age in with their uhhh-mazingly detailed steampunk fashions and scary cool accessories.

SRP: $75 Available: Super 7
Relive the glamorous, commanding adventures of She-Ra®, Princess of Power® with this 11” highly detailed action figure. The Most Powerful Woman in the Universe® features 24 points of articulation, rooted hair, 3 iconic fashions, 2 swords, signature shield, 6 interchangeable hands, a logoed stand, a 12-page mini comic: “The Story of She-Ra”, and a beautiful keepsake box with vivid imagery from the enchanting world of Eternia®! Wage epic battle with She-Ra® against The Evil Horde® for the honor of Grayskull™!

SRP: $24.99 Available: Onsite
Ghostbusters is back with an all new, paranormal team and spooky cool ghosts.
Now with the GHOSTBUSTERS™ Lights & Sounds Multi-Pack, you can join the fight.
Battle alongside four 1.5” ghost busters mini figures who are armed and ready!
Proton beams fire from their blasters as they try to take down the evil 6” Rowan figure, the giant ghost from the film. Press the button outside the box to launch a light and sound show of blue glowing proton beams as Rowan turns red and screams in rage! Press it again, and you’ll hear the iconic “Who you gonna call” Ghostbusters™ theme song as the lights bounce to the beat of the music.
Packaging features slime graphics and the iconic Ghostbusters™ logo. Set also includes 3 AA batteries. It’s a multi-sensory interactive experience that real Ghostbusters fans and collectors will love!

SRP: $25 Available: Onsite
Enhance your collection of Disney Pixar Cars -Con characters with this Comic exclusive: a premium, true-to-movie Dirt Track Fabulous Hudson Hornet die-cast!
This highly detailed 1:55 scale replica of the classic 1950s vehicle brings to life Doc Hudson as the Fabulous Hudson Hornet at the peak of his racing career.

SRP: $19.99 Available: Online
When trouble threatens, it’s up to the greatest heroes of all to save the day!
Springing into action are Thomas as Superman™ and Diesel as Batman™. This Thomas & Friends™/DC Super Friends™ MINIS item for San Diego Comic Con 2016 features amazing transformations when Thomas as Clark Kent™ and Diesel as Bruce Wayne™ become their super heroic alter egos. Thrilling comic strip stories built into the package provide the reason for the heroes to shed their secret identities and don their familiar disguises. This highly collectible item follows on the heels of 2015’s popular San Diego Comic Con Thomas & Friends™/DC Super Friends™ MINIS item and delivers the same action-packed, pop art fun in premium packaging, plus an exciting new feature that’s sure to thrill!

SRP: $30 Available: Online
The stage is set for this year’s truly captivating Ever After High® SDCC ’16 exclusive. “Ever After High” fans will want to check out the marionette doll ($30) of Cedar Wood, daughter of Pinocchio.

Coming Soon From Funko – Flash Gordon Pop! and Ghostbusters Mopeez

funko logoFunko’s announced a new series of Pop!s that look back to a sci-fi classic – Flash Gordon. The four Pop!s in this series include Flash Gordon, Emperor Ming the Merciless, General Klytus and Prince Vultan of the Hawkman. These will be available in May.

Also coming in May is an assortment of Ghostbusters Mopeez. The set includes classic Ghostbusters characters like Peter Venkman, Raymond Stantz, Egon Spengler, Winston Zeddermore, and Slimer. Look for these in stores this Spring.

Second Series of Ghostbusters Figures Now Available from Diamond Select Toys, Series 3 On The Way

dst-logo1This week, the second series of Ghostbusters Select Action Figures ships to comic shops from Diamond Select Toys, with Peter Venkman, Egon Spengler and Dana Barrett joining the previously released Ray Stanz, Winston Zeddemore and Louis Tully. Based on the original 1984 Ghostbusters film, each of these 7” scale figures will come packaged with a piece of the rooftop temple diorama from the climactic scene, which will be spread across all 15 releases in the line. And once you have Series 2 in your hands, you’ll be able to pre-order Series 3!

Ghostbusters Select Series 3, featuring Slimer, Janine, and Quitting Time Ray will ship later this summer, and pre-orders are open for all three figures starting this week. As with Series 2, each will come with a diorama piece at comic shops and specialty stores, as well as accessories: Ray will come with his ghostbusting gear; Janine will come with a phone, buzzer and takeout containers; and Slimer will come with two interchangeable faces, one of them stuffed with hot dogs!

Series 4, featuring Gozer, Walter Peck and Slimed Peter will follow later on this year, and Series 5 with Terror Dog, Library Ghost and Taxi Driver Ghost will ship in early 2017. All 15 figures will be required to build the rooftop diorama, and those diorama parts will only be available with the Select versions of the figures, in the larger, specialty market-exclusive packaging, with spine artwork.

Diamond Select Toys will also offer products based on the new 2016 Ghostbusters movie, including Minimates mini-figures, banks, vehicles and kitchenware. The first assortment of Minimates is available for pre-order now.

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Funko Introduces New Ghostbusters Pop! Vinyl

funko logoAn all new Ghostbusters crew is set to hit theaters this summer and Funko has lined up an all new series of Pop!s to support the film that are due in June. Characters included in the release are the four Ghostbusters: Abby Yates, Erin Gilbert, Jillian Holtzmann, and Patty Tolan. Also lined up are Kevin, and the ghosts Gertrude Eldridge and Rowan’s Ghost.

Look for these in all your favorite Funko retailers this summer.

This Week From Diamond Select Toys: Batman, Ninjak, Negan and More

dst-logo1Another week has past and another new batch of toys from Diamond Select Toys has arrived at comic and specialty shops everwhere. This week you’ll find the newest Minimates line, featuring mini-figures from Ninjak, Shadowman, Chew, Hack-Slash, Revival and Battle Beasts, you’ll also find banks, PVC figures and bottle openers from The Walking Dead, Star Trek and Batman: The Animated Series.

Batman The Animated Series Batman Vinyl Bust Bank
A Diamond Select Toys release! The battle for the loose change of Gotham City has begun! This approximately 8” vinyl bust of Batman, as he appears in Batman: The Animated Series, is actually a bank, with a coin slot in the back and an access door in the base. But it features detailed sculpting and exacting paint details that make it look like a high-end collectible! With Batman, Robin, The Joker, Harley Quinn and the Batmobile now available as vinyl banks, there’s never been a safer place in Gotham City to keep your money! Packaged in a clear polybag. (Item #DEC152118, SRP: $22.99)

Batman The Animated Series Harley Quinn’s Hammer Metal Bottle Opener
A Diamond Select Toys release! There’s no bottle Harley Quinn’s hammer can’t open! Based on the large mallet wielded by Harley Quinn in Batman: The Animated Series, this sculpted metal bottle opener can remove any bottle cap faster than you can say “puddin’”! A must-have for any Harley Quinn fan Measuring approximately 4 inches long, it comes packaged in a full-color collector slipcase. (Item #NOV152180, SRP: $18.00)
Comic Book Heroes Minimates 2-Packs Series 1 Asst.
A Diamond Select Toys release! From the world of your local comic shop, it’s the first assortment of Comic Book Heroes Minimates, based on some of the most popular independent titles around! Four different two-packs pair up heroes and heroines from six different comics! From Image Comics, Cassie Hack from Hack/Slash teams up with Em Cypress from Revival! From the world of Valiant Comics, Ninjak takes on Shadowman! From Image’s Chew, FDA agent Tony Chu partners with cyborg John Colby and the fighting rooster Poyo! And from Battle Beasts, Ruminant the Giraffe takes on Spyrnus the Hammerhead Shark! Each two-pack comes on a full-color blister card. Designed by Art Asylum! (Item #NOV152191, SRP: $9.99/ea.)

Ghostbusters Mr. Stay Puft Metal Bottle Opener
A Diamond Select Toys release! You’ve got the tools, you’ve got the talent, but do you have a bottle opener? The Stay-Puft Marshmallow Man can open anything: churches, gateways to other dimensions, you name it. Now, this happy-faced version of our 4-inch metal Mr. Stay-Puft will open up your favorite bottled beverage and magnetically stick to your refrigerator door! Packaged in a full-color slipcase. (Item #NOV152186, SRP: $18.00)

Justice League Animated Green Lantern Battery Metal Bottle Opener
A Diamond Select Toys release! Let those who need a drink tonight, call on the power of Green Lantern’s light! This 4” sculpted metal bottle opener is in the shape of Green Lantern’s power battery from the Justice League Animated Series, and will remove a bottle cap almost as fast as you can think about it. Plus, magnets on the back keep it locked to your refrigerator so you don’t have to wait to recharge! Packaged in a full-color slipcase.

Star Trek TNG Femme Fatales Borg Queen PVC Figure
A Diamond Select Toys release! Resistance is futile! The irresistible Borg Queen has been captured as a 9-inch-scale PVC statue – the next entry in our Star trek Femme Fatales line! With a detailed sculpt and exacting paint applications, this static vinyl figure features a removable head and upper torso, to simulate her on-screen maintenance routine. Displays alongside Seven of Nine, Counselor Troi, and all other Femme Fatales statues! Statue comes packaged in a full-color window box. (Item #NOV152194, SRP: $45.00)

Walking Dead Negan Vinyl Bust Bank
A Diamond Select Toys release! This is a $#%&ing great bank! Negan, iron-fisted and foul-mouthed leader of The Saviors, is the newest vinyl bust bank in the Walking Dead line, and will look great sharing shelf space with Rick, Michonne and any number of zombies. Fill him up with half of your spare change, and nobody has to get hurt. Plus, he comes with his beloved baseball bat Lucille, so it’s like getting two characters in one! Just don’t let Lucille get thirsty! Packaged in a clear polybag. Sculpted by Eli Livingston! (Item #NOV152192, SRP: $22.99)

Cryptozoic Sets April Date for Ghostbusters: The Board Game II Kickstarter

ghostbusters tnGuess who’s coming to save the world again? Cryptozoic Entertainment (, leading creator of board games and collectible cards, and Sony Pictures Consumer Products are proud to announce the upcoming April launch of the Kickstarter campaign for Ghostbusters: The Board Game II.

Following on the heels of last year’s successful Kickstarter campaign and retail release of Ghostbusters: The Board Game, the second game in the series ups the ante with lots of new game elements, including Slime Blower Pack Ghostbusters, Ooze entities that can split apart and join back together, allies, new equipment like Ecto Goggles and Portal Destabilizers, and much more.

The game features an original story by Ghostbusters comics writer Erik Burnham that has the Ghostbusters investigating mood slime that has flooded the city, creating earthquakes and riots in another attempt to bring Vigo and his minions back. In line with the story, the map tiles in the game depict buildings destroyed by earthquakes and fires, as well as collapsed streets that expose sewers infested with slime, tunnels with derailed subway cars, and ghost trains. The impressive new figures are based on designs by Ghostbusters comic book artist Dan Schoening.

The Ghostbusters are back for more! Keep an eye out for the April launch of the Kickstarter campaign for Ghostbusters: The Board Game II.

ghostbusters 2 game

Toy Fair 2016 – Mattel’s Collector Event

tf2016Today Mattel hosted collectors for a special event celebrating some of their upcoming collector focus products. Mattel took over a New York city bar and filled it with new Masters of the Universe product (didn’t expect to see an updated Roton), Thundercats (they look amazing), TMNT Megablocks (a Terrordrome), Suicide Squad figures, Halo figures and Megabloks, new Ghostbuser figures and much, much more. Check it all out in the gallery!

Diamond Select Toys Licenses New Ghostbusters Film in 2016

tf2016Since 2009, Diamond Select Toys has been releasing quality collectibles based on the classic 1984 filmGhostbusters, as well as its live-action and animated sequels and spinoffs. Now, the Maryland-based company is happy to announce that, under license from Sony Pictures Consumer Products,  they will continue that tradition with the new 2016 Ghostbusters film, producing Minimates mini-figures, vehicles, vinyl banks, kitchenware and glassware based on the new film.

Starting around the release of the film, Diamond Select will have a full assortment of Minimates mini-figures, including all four Ghostbusters, supporting cast of characters  and also ghosts. Each Minimates mini-figure will measure approximately 2 inches tall, with up to 14 points of articulation and fully interchangeable parts. A series of vinyl banks based on the main characters will start up shortly afterwards.

Ghostbusters is one of our favorite film franchises here at DST,” says Diamond Select Toys President Chuck Terceira. “So we’re excited to be part of the first new film in decades, and we look forward to adding a new cast of characters to our previous Ghostbusters product lines, as well as continuing to release products based on the classic films.”

“We’re excited to collaborate again with Diamond Select Toys to bring more exciting Ghostbusters products to market this summer,” said Mark Caplan, Senior Vice President of Sony Pictures Consumer Products. “They have continued to innovate, helping us develop this amazing franchise property for Ghostbusters fans of all ages.”

Diamond Select Toys’ current lines of classic film-based products will move forward with more Select-scale 7” action figures, 1:15 electronic vehicles, glassware and new Minimates mini-figures and vehicles.

Thirty years after the original film took the world by storm, Ghostbusters is back and fully rebooted for a new generation. Director Paul Feig combines all the paranormal fighting elements that made the original franchise so beloved with a cast of new characters, played by the funniest actors working today. Get ready to watch them save the world this summer!

The film is directed by Paul Feig and produced by Ivan Reitman and Amy Pascal.  It is written by Paul Feig & Katie Dippold, based on the film “Ghostbusters” written by Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis and directed by Ivan Reitman.


Lego Shares New Ghostbusters Movie Ecto-1 and Ecto-2 Set

lego logoA new Ghostbusters film is set to haunt theaters this summer, and today LEGO revealed their new movie based ECTO-1 and ECTO-2 set. Priced at $59.99 and available starting July 1st, this set includes the ECTO-1 car, ECTO-2 bike, a red Daemon and 5 minifigures from the movie: Abby Yates, Ericn Gilbert, Jillian Holtzmann, Patty Tolan and Kevin.

The ECTO-1 rolls into action and has opening side doors and top, with room for 4 minifigures and plenty of cargo room for proton packs and traps. Check it ou below and look for it in stores and on-line July 1st.

Dorbz Ridez Ecto-1 and XL Marshmallow Man in February from Funko

funko logoFunko has announced two new releases in their Dorbz line, both from Ghostbusters and both due out in February. The Dorbz Ridez Ecto-1 includes a marshmallowed Egon Spengler Dorbz figure. But where would that marshmallow come from?

Funko’s other Ghostbusters Dorbz release for February is none other than a Dorbz XL Stay Puft Marshmallow man. Standing at 6″ tall, the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man is looking mighty happy.

Check these out below.


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