Funko has announced seven figures that are a part of their Pop! Games: Resident Evil series. From the classic video game franchise - Resident Evil - comes S.T.A.R.S. Alpha Team’s Jill Valentine and government agent Leon S. Kennedy, as well as the Licker, Nemesis,
and Tyrant enemies.
The super-sized 6-inch Pop! Tyrant is available exclusively at Hot Topic. The glow-in-the-dark Tyrant can only be purchased at Target. And the 6-inch Hunter will only be available at GameStop.
To pre-order one of the Resident Evil Pop! figures, check out Amazon.com.
Star Wars fans are patiently waiting for December 16th...for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story to hit theaters. But folks still want to know about all of the new characters. One of the most exciting new characters introduced in this epic film is Chirrut Îmwe, a blind warrior monk from Jedha. Chirrut believes all living things are connected through the Force, and his profound spirituality makes him a formidable warrior crucial to the Rebels' desperate attempt to steal the plans of the Empire's devastating super-weapon – the Death Star.
So,Hot Toys has announced the 1/6th scale collectible figure of Chirrut Îmwe. The figure is specially crafted based on the character's appearance in the movie, featuring a newly developed head sculpt based on famed Hong Kong actor and martial artist Donnie Yen as Chirrut, a meticulously tailored costume, detailed weapons and accessories including a staff and a crossbow, and a specially designed figure stand with movie logo. There's also a Deluxe Version available, which will exclusively include a diorama figure base with a Stormtrooper helmet and a special package design inspired by traditional Asian art.
Sideshow Collectibles currently has the figure available to pre-order. It's expected to begin shipping between May and July of 2017 and runs $244.99.
The 1/6th scale Chirrut Îmwe Collectible figure features the following:
Authentic and detailed likeness of Donnie Yen as Chirrut Îmwe in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Pair of fists
Pair of open hands
Pair of hands for holding staff
Pair of hands for holding crossbow
Left hand for making fighting gestures
Dark blue robe with folded cape on the back
Gauntlet on the left wrist
Pair of black pants
Pair of black boots
Staff with mechanical parts
Articulated crossbow that can be slung over the shoulder
Regular Version (MMS402) Accessory:
Specially designed rectangular figure stand with Star Wars logo
Deluxe Version (MMS403) Exclusive Features:
Specially designed diorama figure base
Stormtrooper helmet (not wearable on figure)
Specially crafted package design inspired by traditional Asian art
Tenacious Toys is now accepting preorders for an exclusive blue version of the Silly Snake resin figure created by Israeli artist Itay.G. Itay.G's Silly Snake resin figures are handcrafted and hand painted, measuring about 4 inches tall and 3 inches long. The exclusive Tenacious Toys variant will be in 2-tone blue to match the Tenacious logo, and will feature a unique spiked collar down near the Silly Snake's tail.
Preorders will be limited to 10 pieces, with a lead time of 4 weeks before shipping to customers. Silly Snakes are $50.00 each.
On November 30th 1982, Michael Jackson's Thriller was released. On November 30th 2016, the Thriller Werecat figure by Tyler Ham and Junk Fed will be open for preorders. The figure was conceived, sculpted, and kit-bashed by Tyler Ham of HamFX, and individually hand cast, painted, finished, and packaged on a custom card by Junk Fed.
This edition of 20 pieces is available for $100.00 each.
In response to the popularity of the Star Wars Cosbaby Series, the crew members at Hot Toys have challenged themselves to come up with interesting and high-quality new items to expand the collection. So they've introduced two new additions from the Galactic Empire to the Cosbaby series. There's the Darth Vader and Stormtrooper (Bronze Version) Cosbaby (S) bobble-head figures, each one featuring a realistic and eye-catching bronze finish. Each Cosbaby stands approximately 4.33 inches tall with base and has bobble-head function. Look for them to be released between Q4 of 2016 and Q1 of 2017.
Andrew Bell and Dead Zebra has mixed up a fresh batch of Android Scientists for collectors. The "...For Science!" Android Mini Collectible Series 2 includes noted naturalist Charles Darwin, botanist and inventor George Washington Carver, and chemist Rosalind Franklin. Dead Zebra currently has all three available as a set for $30.00.
In its latest endeavor, Mighty Jaxx has teamed up with Jason Freeny and Hong Kong-based toy manufacturer, Fame Master, to launch the first-in-the-world 4D XXRAY Batman officially licensed by DC Comics. This anatomical stylized figure offers collectors the ability to assemble and dissemble the bones and organs of the Dark Knight.
Retaining Freeny’s signature dissected look, the 4D XXRAY Batman uses a mix of hard plastics for its transparent shell casing and dissectible skeletal system while a softer plastic, better known as Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC), is applied to its detachable organs. The figure stands in at 9.5 inches tall and features 37 individual parts.
The 4D XXRAY Batman figure is currently available to pre-order for $89.99 from Mighty Jaxx.
Hot Toys has announced three different versions of the Dark Lord of the Sith - Darth Vader - in Cosbaby form. The Darth Vader Cosbaby will be available with a slick, metallic black chrome finish and/or with it's normal plastic black finish. And the Normal Version will be available in two editions - one with his hands on his hips and one with his arms crossed.
Each Cosbaby stands approximately 11cm tall with base and has bobble-head function. All of these Darth Vader Cosbaby Bobble-Heads should be released sometime between Q4 of 2016 and Q1 of 2017.
Mezco has announced the Evil Dead 2: Deadite Ash Living Dead Doll. He survived a night in the cabin, he fought the Deadites and won, and now he's a limited edition variant: Deadite Ash. This variant captures Ash's unique look from the scene where he is possessed by the Deadites. With a trio of facial scars and dead milky-white eyes, this Living Dead Doll perfectly captures the moment before Ash violently cuts off his possessed hand.
The 10-inch tall Ash LDD comes complete with his trusty Necronomicon. The doll features five points of articulation and comes packaged in a collector-friendly, specially die-cut window box.
This Mezco Exclusive piece will ship between December 2016 and February 2017 and sells for $46.00.
Funko has added a few new Batman (Batmen?) to their Pop! Heroes: DC Heroes lineup. These Bat-men showcase a variety of caped crusader adventures throughout the years. There's Batman from the animated series Super Friends, from the Earth 1 story line, and in his classic black suit.
You can currently pre-order these over at Amazon.com.