Diamond Select Toys always brings some high quality items, from Minimates to statues.
[UPDATE July 4]
Beginning each morning on the exhibit floor, you can swing by Booth #2607 to grab a limited number of promotional Mallrats Minimates. They’ll also have full-size posters on their front table all weekend, featuring artwork of Minimates-ified Jay and Silent Bob, Back to the Future II, and Aliens.
[UPDATE June 8]
Diamond Select Toys unveiled their shared Action Figure Xpress exclusives last month, but now, they’re rolling out a first look at all of their own Comic-Con exclusives, which can be picked up at Booth #2607, as well as some that will be offered through other retailers at Comic-Con.
Here’s a look at those exclusives:
Star Trek U.S.S. Defiant NCC-1764 Starship ($65): A Diamond Select Toys release! As seen in the classic Star Trek: The Original Series episode “The Tholian Web,” the Constitution-class starship U.S.S. Defiant was caught in an interphasic rift, leading to madness and death among the crew before being drawn into another dimension. To celebrate the impending anniversary of the original series, DST will bring a limited run of this 16” model, cast in translucent green plastic to simulate the effects of interphase, to their booth at Comic-Con! Packaged in a full-color window box with a display stand. Limited to 200 pieces. ($65.00, only at booth #2607)
Gotham “Roughed Up” Penguin Exclusive Action Figure ($20): A Diamond Select Toys release! DST is kicking off their highly anticipated Gotham TV Select action figure line with this SDCC exclusive, a “roughed-up” version of Oswald Cobblepot, a.k.a. The Penguin! A common look for the frequent snitch and traitor, this battle-damaged Penguin looks like he’s fresh from another power play gone wrong, and is only available at the DST booth. Figure measures approximately 7” tall with 16 points of articulation. Limited to 150 pieces. ($20.00, only at booth #2607)
Gotham Minimates Fateful Meeting Jim Gordon & Bruce Wayne 2-pack ($10): A Diamond Select Toys release! The first season of TV’s Gotham may be over, but anticipation for the fall premiere has already begun! To tide fans over, DST has created an exclusive two-pack of Bruce Wayne and Jim Gordon as they appeared on that fateful night, when they first met. Each 2-inch Minimates mini-figure features 14 points of articulation as well as interchangeable parts. ($10.00, only at booth #2607)
Batman: The Animated Series Almost Got ’Im B&W Batman Resin Bust ($60): A Diamond Select Toys release! In Batman’s world, justice is always black and white! DST is swinging into the world of Batman: The Animated Series, and they’re kicking things off with a line of resin busts! This Comic-Con exclusive black-and-white edition of their Batman bust is based on the classic episode “Almost Got ‘Im,” and measures approximately 6 inches tall, atop an art-deco base inspired by the show. Packaged with a certificate of authenticity in a full-color box. Limited to 1100 pieces. ($60.00, only at booth #2607)
Batman: The Animated Series Almost Got ‘Im B&W Catwoman Resin Bust ($60): A Diamond Select Toys release! Justice may be black-and-white, but Batman’s relationship with Catwoman is fifty shades of grey! DST kicks off their line of resin busts based on the world of Batman: The Animated Series with this Comic-Con exclusive black-and-white edition of Catwoman, featuring the felonious femme and a feline friend, as seen in the classic episode “Almost Got ‘Im”! The bust measures approximately 6 inches tall, atop an art-deco base inspired by the show. Packaged with a certificate of authenticity in a full-color box. Limited to 1100 pieces. ($60.00, only at booth #2607)
[UPDATE May 22]
This year, they’ve revealed their first round exclusives, shared with Action Figure Xpress, and they’ve got Marvel, DC, Alien, and other exciting properties, that they’ll be bringing to San Diego Comic-Con attendees. If these look familiar, it’s because all of these are already up for pre-order on Action Figure Xpress’ website (available both as pre-order and pick up at the convention to pick up at Booth #3345 or pre-order and have it shipped directly to you).
Here’s a look at this year’s Diamond Select Toys exclusives:
Predator Exclusive Masked Predator Metal Bottle Opener ($20): An Action Figure Xpress Exclusive! Predators love the heat, and nothing beats the heat like a cool, refreshing drink. Whether you’re slogging through an impenetrable jungle or walking the beat in a Los Angeles barrio, this AFX-exclusive Masked Predator metal bottle opener will pop the cap off of your favorite bottled beverage faster than you can say “Get to the choppah!” Plus, magnets on the back will hold it fast to your refrigerator or trophy case, so you’ll never have to “hunt” for an opener again! Packaged in a full-color slipcase. Limited to 1500 pieces!
Alien Minimates 1979-Style Exclusive Retro Single Pack ($7): An Action Figure Xpress Exclusive! In 1979, a nearly 2-foot tall Alien action figure appeared on toy store shelves, kicking off global excitement for the Alien film franchise and its numerous toy tie-ins. Now, 35 years later, Diamond Select Toys has created a 2-inch Minimates mini-figure of the Alien that pays tribute to that classic action figure! Contained in a classically styled window box, this single-packed Alien Minimate features 16 points of articulation and fully interchangeable parts, as well as a translucent skull dome with glow-in-the-dark skull, just like the original toy! Celebrate 35 years of horror! Limited to 2000 pieces!
Avengers: Age of Ultron Minimates Exclusive Box Set ($28): An Action Figure Xpress Exclusive! The biggest Marvel movie yet continues to conquer the Minimates Universe! This five-pack of Minimates based on Marvel’s The Avengers: Age of Ultron features new characters and new looks that fans of the movie have been waiting for! Tony Stark, Nick Fury, Iron Man Mk. 45 and Iron Legion #01 take on a more powerful Final Form Ultron in the must-have box set for any Marvel movie fan! Each 2-inch Minimates mini-figure features 14 points of articulation and fully interchangeable parts, as well as a clear display stand. Packaged in a full-color window box. Limited to 2000 sets!
Justice League Unlimited Femme Fatales Exclusive Supergirl PVC Statue ($50): An Action Figure Xpress Exclusive! Diamond Select Toys kicks off their line of DC Animated Universe products this fall, but AFX is kicking things off early with an exclusive Femme Fatales statue of Supergirl! Featuring Kara In-Ze in her blue-and-red uniform from later seasons of Justice League Unlimited, this statue of Supergirl poses above an icy arctic landscape, ready to hurl herself at the next foe to threaten her adopted planet. Measuring approximately 9 inches tall atop her sculpted base, Supergirl comes packed in a full-color window box, and is in scale with other Femme Fatales PVC statues. Sculpted by Steve Varner Studios. Limited to 1500 pieces!
Will you be picking up any of these Diamond Select Toys SDCC exclusives? Let us know in the comments.