Galaxxor has announced release details for their latest figure. The Ankhram the Eternal/Pharoid Prime (Glyos-compatible figure) will be available for purchase today (July 19th 2018) at 9PM ET. The piece will include both the Space Wizard (double sided) and the Zyldrani Seer head, for a total of three display/character options. You'll (hopefully) be able to pick one up for $30.00.
Building on their Batman: The Animated Series 1/6th scale figure line, Mondo has announced the pre-order availability of the Mr. Freeze 1/6 Scale Figure. The figure features approximately 28 points of articulation, multiple switch-out hands, heads, accessories, and a Bat Symbol figure stand. Currently, it's available in two editions - the Regular Version ($130.00) and Mondo Exclusive Version ($145.00). The Mondo Exclusive version includes a switch-out "Mourning" head, shattered dome collar, and tombstone of Nora Fries.
Funko is paying a visit to the ‘80s - when spandex and hairspray reigned supreme - with these GLOW action figures. Based on the hit Netflix original series (which is based on the real-life Gorgeous Ladies Of Wrestling promotion), the Action Figures: GLOWseries will includ a two-pack featuring the show's main stars - Debbie “Liberty Belle” Eagan and Ruth “Zoya the Destroya” Wilder.
The figures are slated to hit store shelves this fall. Keep an eye out on Amazon.com, where these should become available for pre-order...or you can pick up the already released GLOW Pop! figures.
Beginning in Fall 2019 (hopefully you still remember by then), McFarlane Toys plans to bring the award-winning video game Cuphead to life with Cuphead Construction Sets. Each Construction Set will focus on Cuphead, Mugman and the game’s iconic bosses, incorporating memorable scenes from all across Inkwell Isle, where the game takes place. The Construction Sets will range from around 100 to 300 pieces. The Cuphead Construction Sets will be available at major retail locations beginning Fall 2019.
Kasey Tararuj (One-Eyed Girl) is releasing some new Summer Treats this week - specifically today (July 18th 2018) at 4PM ET via her webshop. There will be 5 pieces available, each one standing approximately 6 inches in height (except Chaco the Chaco Taco - around 3 inches tall). Prices will range from $100.00 to $115.00.
Mondo is celebrating 25 years of dinosaur chaos with their next board game - Jurassic Park: The Chaos Gene. Featuring artwork from Matthew Woodson, the game will be available online and in stores everywhere in Fall 2018. (There will be a box top on display at San Diego Comic Con Booth #425). Jurassic Park: The Chaos Gene is a 2 to 4 player asymmetrical miniatures board game, for ages 14 and up. You choose your faction from the following: InGen, Park Visitors, Raptors, or the T. rex. You'll need to find items needed for your faction, attack or avoid other dinosaurs, gain experience and customize your faction. With several scenarios and modular environment tiles for players to explore, each faction has unique objectives to complete in an effort to win the game.
There will be more details, such as pricing and pre-order/release dates as we get closer to the Fall.
NECA has announced the Fugitive Predatorfigure from the upcoming movie - The Predator (yes...there's another new Predator film coming to theaters). The Fugitive Predator stands over 8 inches tall and features over 30 points of articulation. It includes 2 interchangeable heads (masked and unmasked), interchangeable forearms, 4 interchangeable hands, 4 wrist blades, and an articulated shoulder cannon.
The figure has an anticipated release date in August 2018. You can check out Amazon.com, where some folks are already offering up the figure for pre-order.
Super7 returns to San Diego Comic Con Booth #4945 with a number of debuts and exclusives. You can see a handful of them above, including:
Transformers - Super Cyborg Optimus Prime 12-inch Figure with removable chest plate (Clear) - SDCC Exclusive - $75.00 Alien - "Space Wars Headhammer" Tribute Xenomorph 3.75-inch ReAction Figure with coin - SDCC Exclusive - $15.00 Misfits - Fiend Glow-In-The-Dark 3.75-inch ReAction Figure - SDCC Exclusive - $15.00 Iron Maiden - Classic Union Jack 1.75-inch MUSCLE Figures 3-Pack - SDCC Debut - $6.00 Planet of the Apes - Statue of Liberty Action Playset (Figures not included) - SDCC Exclusive - $75.00
In addition, Hordak's Lair will be open at Super 7 (701 8th Ave. in San Diego) during the hours listed below. They will have a number of Masters of the Universe related collectibles (toys, art, apparel). The toys include: Laughing Prince Adam ($35.00); She-Ra & Hordak 3.75" ReAction Figure 2-Pack ($40.00); She-Ra Assortment Keshi Surprise 1.75" Figure Blind Box ($4.00 each); Horde Assortment Keshi Surprise 1.75" Figure Blind Box ($4.00 each).
Hordak's Lair Hours
Wednesday - July 18th: 9PM to Midnight
Thursday - July 19th: 11AM to 9PM
Also at the Super7 location is the Universal Monsters Boodega Monstore. It will have art, toys, and apparel based on the Universal Monsters license. Some of the items (pictured above) include: Creature From The Black Lagoon 3.75" ReAction Figure ($15.00); Metaluna Mutant 3.75" ReAction Figure ($15.00); The Mummy 3.75" ReAction Figure ($15.00); The Wolfman 3.75" ReAction Figure ($15.00); Universal Monsters - 7-inch x 21-inch Felt Pennants ($25.00 each); Universal Monsters - Soft Enamel Pins ($12.00 each).
Universal Monsters Boodega Hours
Friday - July 20th: 5PM to Midnight
Saturday - July 21st: 11AM to 9PM
Sunday - July 22nd: 11AM to 5PM
So...I have set up the Plastic and Plush YouTube Channel, where I will be posting up toy review videos. If you get a chance, please head on over there and smash subscribe. There are a number of artist videos - from 10 years ago - still available to view. You can check out ESC-Toy, The Sucklord, and many more. Maybe we will do some more of those as well. The sky's the limit!
Kidrobot will be at San Diego Comic Con 2018 held up in a pair of booths - the Kidrobot Booth #5145 and the Yummy World Booth #5144. They will have a number of limited edition SDCC releases, including the following (unfortunately without any pricing):
SDCC 2018 Exclusive Bobs Burgers Bobcephala Art Figure From the hit episode The Equestranauts and standing at 7 inches tall, Bobcephala steals back that extra special Chariot along with a place on your shelf. It will be limited to a run of 300 pieces.
SDCC 2018 Exclusive Kidrobot Comic Con Collectible Pin Each year Kidrobot releases a special edition collectible enamel pin. This 2018 Kidrobot pin will be available only at Kidrobot Booth #5145.
SDCC 2018 Exclusive Kidrobot "Let Love Grow" Terra-cotta Chia 5" Dunny by Jeremyville
Kidrobot is excited to launch a new collaboration with Chia with renowned artist Jeremyville and his take on the the first ever Chia Dunny. This 5 inch tall terra-cotta Dunny features flower eyes straight from the 60s, a colorful and warm glaze and a message of positivity to continually brighten your collection: Grow Love Daily. Like any Chia pet, it's up to you to care for this collectible and help him grow his rockin' chia hairdo.
Kidrobot x Hello Sanrio Hello Kitty Plush French Fries and Plush Burger Charms
Coming in a Hello Kitty container, these 5 removable French fry friends from Sanrio world come with Velcro bottoms to stay put until it’s snack time. Also, there will be 2.5-inch tall collectible plush burger charms featuring your favorite Hello Sanrio characters in silly slider fashion.
Limited Pre-launch of Kidrobot x Adult Swim Rick and Morty Slippery Stair Art Figure
Each day, at a time of their choosing, Kidrobot will have a limited number of the new Kidrobot x Adult Swim Rick & Morty Slippery Stair Medium Art Figure available to buy before its official launch in August 2018.
Special Guests & Signings
FRIDAY, JULY 20th 2018 @ 3:15PM
Signing Event: The creator and cast of Bobs Burgers will be signing Kidrobot x Bob's Burgers Art Toys & Collectibles at Kidrobot Booth #5145
SATURDAY, JULY 21st 2018 @ 11AM, 1PM, 2PM & 3PM
Guest Appearance: Hello Kitty herself will be making a guest appearance to celebrate the launch of the Kidrobot x Hello Sanrio partnership at the Kidrobot Booth #5145.