The newest series of LEGO Minifigures is slated to be release on Sunday May 1st 2016. And while most LEGO Minifigures are original ideas, these are licensed characters - specifically Disney characters. The Disney Minifigure Series consists of 18 blind-bagged characters, including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Daisy Duck, Buzz Lightyear, Alien, Mr. Incredible, Syndrome, Peter Pan, Captain Hook, Ariel, Ursula, Aladdin, Genie, Alice, Cheshire Cat, Maleficent, and Stitch. (So why the Toy Story Alien and not Woody?) Each blind bag minifigure will run you $3.99.
Amanda Visell and Michelle Valigura have released their latest resin figure set - Pig and Butterfly. You guessed it...this hand-sculpted and hand-painted resin set consists of a pig and a butterfly. That big pig measures about 4.5 inches x 3.5 inches. The set is limited to a run of 25 pieces and is available for $90.00.
On the back of the sellout ToyCon UK version of the DMS Octeapus, comes the Deep Blue colorway of this Mechanimal. The piece stands in at around 5.5 inches tall x 7 inches wide and features moveable, changeable magnetic tentacles. There's pressure cast resin base and cockpit, piloted by a custom version of Lunartik's mini tea vinyl toy.
The Deep Blue colorway is limited to 15 pieces. It will be available to order beginning today (Friday April 29th 2016) at 6PM BST (1PM ET) for £49.99 plus shipping (About $66) from DMS One's Shop.
Toy Art Gallery has announced the release of two new exclusive ULTIOTL editions from Ukydaydreamer. The space-faring ULTIOTL comes in black and orange flavors and features Uky's unique style and a slick metallic-laden paintjob. The ULTIOTL editions will be available today (Friday April 29th 2016) at Noon PST.
Threezero meets Devilrobots with the launch of their collaborative collectible figure - the 1/6th scale Samurai To-Fu. Based on their symbolic character To-Fu, the 15-inch tall Samurai To-Fu figure is a fully-articulated reimagining of the iconic character in Threezero’s detailed style. It includes hand-tailored layered clothing featuring a scarf and kimono. Accessories for Samurai To-Fu include a bamboo hat, katana, wakiashi and pistol. The figure also comes with a Frog sidekick figure, who also includes his own exchangeable hands, cloth robe and cabinet accessory.
The pre-order window for Samurai To-Fu with Frog will begin today - Thursday, April 28th 2016 - at 9PM ET over at Threezero’s online store. The Samurai To-Fu figure will run you $198.00.
Funko celebrated Aliens Day with some new Aliens collectibles. First up, shown above, is the new ReAction: Aliens 3-Pack. This set of three features Ripley, the 5.5-inch Power Loader suit, and the equally tall Alien Queen. They'll be available beginning in August 2016. Also available in August will be a pair from the Pop! Movies: Aliens series. Ellen Ripley makes her Pop! debut alongside a super-sized 6-inch tall Alien Queen Pop!.
The release of Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War is just around the corner, and fans are ready to finally witness the clash between their favorite heroes of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Now, Hot Toys has introduced the brand new 1/6th scale collectible figure of the deadly female member of Team Iron Man – Black Widow. The highly accurate collectible is specially crafted based on the image of Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow in the film.
The figure features an all-new head sculpt with long curly brownish-red real fabric hair, a brand new Black Widow outfit made with fine detail textures, a variety of weapons including two nightsticks, two pistols, two batons, and a Captain America: Civil War themed figure stand. Also, a miniature Ant-Man (a little over an inch tall) is included as a bonus accessory.
Sideshow Collectibles is currently taking pre-orders for the Black Widow figure. It's priced at $219.99 and scheduled to begin shipping in Q3 of 2016.
The 1/6th scale Black Widow figure features the following:
- Newly developed head sculpt with authentic and detailed likeness of Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow
- Pair of fists
- Pair of relaxed hands
- Pair of hands for holding pistols
- Pair of hands for holding baton/nightsticks
- Tailored one-piece black colored jumpsuit with detail texture, belt and holsters on thighs
- Pair of black colored platform boots
- Two pistols
- Two extended nightsticks
- Two retracted nightsticks
- Two batons
- Pair of Widow’s Bite bracelets
- Captain America: Civil War Team Iron Man themed figure stand with character’s nameplate and the movie logo
- Bonus Accessory: Miniature Ant-Man in crouching position
Mezco Toyz and The Living Dead Dolls reveal the Trick'R'Treat Sam. He may look like a child dressed for trick or treating, but Sam is the personification of Halloween itself. Straight from the film Trick'R'Treat comes Sam, the enforcer of the rules of Halloween. Beneath his apparently innocent scarecrow mask is his misshapen, demonic head. Part pumpkin, part supernatural being, Sam shows no mercy to those who show disrespect to his holiday. Sam comes complete with his infamous and mysterious sack and his deadly oversized lollipop. He wears his film accurate removable hood mask and his orange footie pajamas. Sam stands 10 inches tall, features 5 points of articulation, and comes packaged in a collector friendly, specially die-cut window box. He joins the Living Dead Dolls family in October/November 2016 and is available for pre-order via the above link for $46.00.
Ron English's Modzilla returns to Toy Art Gallery today (Wednesday April 27th 2016) at Noon PST, with the release of the Jawbreaker Modzilla. The Modzilla stands in at 13 inches tall and features over 20 individual soft vinyl parts, including removable Rabbbit and Bunnny figures. This version is cast in a turquoise blue soft vinyl that's made in Japan. The Jawbreaker Modzilla will run you $165.00.
Kidrobot has launched the Predator Phunny Plush Series. The series features a trio of cute and cuddly bad-ass plushies. This collection features Dutch, Masked Predator, and the Angry Predator. Each Phunny retails for $11.99 and they're all available to purchase now. I guess...if you can get to the choppa...???