Medicom has announced that the Merryner's "Fall" figures are now available to pre-order. From husband and wife artists Ernie and Cassandra Velasco (aka doubleparlour), the creepily fantastic series of 6-inch tall figures includes four pieces: Kipp, Fenn, Chap, and Uwie. For those of us outside of Japan, they're currently available to purchase from the Rakuten Global Market.
The individual figures sell for $75.56 each, while the set of four will run you $261.93. They're planned to begin shipping in late March 2015. And they'll only be available through December 31st 2014, and could sell out before then.
Rather than a boring, old stocking, Monster Factory is offering up their Santa Bag for your Christmas delight. The limited edition Santa Bags are crafted by hand from "high quality micro-polar fleece and lined with a durable and robust cotton". They measure 9" x 14" x 2"...which is just enough room to stuff full of Christmas goodies. Available now for pre-order, you can grab one for $40.00.
Funko's newest series of Pop! figures is the Pop! Movies: Jupiter Ascending. From Lana and Andy Wachowski - the creators of The Matrix trilogy - comes the new film Jupiter Ascending. I've included a link to the film trailer below, if you - like me - had never heard of it. The movie, starring Mila Kunis and Channing Tatum, is slated to hit theaters on February 6th 2015. The toys, including Jupiter Jones, Caine Wise, and Queen Jupiter, should be available in January 2015.
Fans have been anticipating the official introduction of Hot Toys'1/6th scale John Blake Collectible Figure and the Bat-Signal since they were displayed at various exhibitions earlier this year. Now, the John Blake figure and Bat-Signal - as seen in The Dark Knight Rises - are available for pre-order as part of a set.
The movie-accurate John Blake collectible is specially crafted based on the image of the Joseph Gordon-Levitt as John Blake. It features a newly developed head sculpt, specially tailored Gotham City police uniform, detailed weapons, and accessories. The 1/6th scale Bat-Signal is constructed with a remote controlled LED light-up function, specially painted with distress effect, and a rotatable base.
Sideshow Collectibles currently has the set available to pre-order for $279.99. It's anticipated to begin shipping in Q3 of 2015.
The 1/6th scale John Blake figure features:
Authentic likeness of Joseph Gordon-Levitt as John Blake in The Dark Knight Rises
Pair of fists
Pair of relaxed hands
Triggering gun right hand
Gun supporting left hand
Left hand for holding flashlight
Dark blue police uniform
Dark blue top with Gotham City Police Department initials
Dark blue police jacket with Gotham City Police badge
Pair of dark blue pants
Black belt with holster and pouches
Pair of black socks
Pair of black shoes
Two clips of ammo
Pair of handcuffs
Figure stand with John Blake nameplate and the movie logo
If you were ever looking for the truth...look no further. In April 2015, Funko will release the Pop! Television: The X-Files figures. It will feature four figures from the classic science fiction television series: Fox Mulder, Dana Scully, The Cigarette Smoking Man, and Alien.
Sideshow Collectibles has unveiled the partner in crime to their already revealed R2-D2 1/6th scale figure...the C-3PO 1/6th Scale Collectible Figure. Sideshow has made the C-3PO Sixth Scale Figure from Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope available to pre-order for $229.99. It's slated to begin shipping in November 2015. So...you only have to wait a year. But if you order him from Sideshow, the Sideshow Exclusive Version features a swap out damaged shoulder.
Mezco has announced the Living Dead Dolls Series 28 Limited Edition Glow In the Dark Variants. This limited edition set features five characters from the Living Dead Dolls series 28 - Sweet 16 Sadie, Tina Pink, Ruby, Onyx, and Hayze - with all new color schemes and bodies cast in glow in the dark vinyl. These luminescent terrors are available exclusively at MezcoToyz.com beginning on Black Friday (November 28th 2014).
Plaseebo will be offering up the Evil Warui Neko - US Edition designed and sculpted in the US by Kaiju Coup and produced in Japan by Medicom Toy. The 6.5-inch tall vinyl figure has hand cast white resin fangs, swirled glass inset eyes and an internal motion activated color-changing LED unit with replaceable batteries. This edition of 7 pieces is hand painted by Bob Conge of Plaseebo and will be available for $220.00 each.
To enter the lottery to purchase one of the Evil Warui Neko figures, please send your Name, Address, and Paypal address to: firstname.lastname@example.org The Entry deadline is Wednesday November 26th 2014.
The 12th installment in the Keiko series by Fools Paradise is their 2nd exclusive with Mintyfresh. The Jango Keiko - Mintyfresh Exclusive is a 12-inch tall polystone resin figure. It's limited to a run of only 100 pieces and can be pre-ordered for €199.95 (around $251). While it's a pre-order, the figure is estimated to arrive in December 2014 (though I might not bet your Christmas gifts on it getting to you for the big day).
Mimoco has introduced their Artist Series x MimoPowerTube 2600 - Bellicosity by Nathan Hamill. The MimoPowerTube 2600 is a single cell rechargeable backup battery that powers up smartphones and other 5V mobile devices. It includes a USB charging cable with multiple tips (microUSB, miniUSB, Nokia, Apple 30 pin, Apple Lightning) and a velvet carrying pouch to stash it all in one place. You can pick yours up, with Nathan's Bellicose Bunny adorning it, for $29.99.