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SDCC Exclusive Rusty and Jonas Venture Sr. with Tin Tote

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Created in conjunction with EMCE Toys, Bif Bang Pow! will be adding the San Diego Comic Con Exclusive Rusty and Jonas Venture Sr. with Tin Tote to their line of Adult Swim's The Venture Bros. figures. This set will run $45.00, and will be accompanied by the debut of a few other figures: Dr. Girlfriend, Hank, Dr. Orpheus, and Phantom Limb. The exclusive set is a limited edition of 1,500 pieces, while the debuts are limited to 3,000 pieces each.

Dexter Line gets 3 3/4 inch Treatment

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Bif Bang Pow! has announced that their oft-controversial Dexter has been hit with a shrink ray, in what will be the company's first 3 3/4 inch action figure. Two versions of Dexter will be available - the first being BBP's Comic-Con Exclusive Dexter as the Dark Defender limited edition, followed by the main line Dexter Morgan version. You can pre-order them from Entertainment Earth for $9.99 each.

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Dexter Toys Are Evil…

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You might have heard about the big controversy coming out of Ohio about a toy collector - Jim Shultz - who, while perusing through his local Toys 'R' Us, came upon a serial killer. Well, it was actually a serial killer toy. And, more specifically, it was a toy based on the likeness of an actor who plays a serial killer who kills bad serial killers on a television show on Showtime. hmmmm....

Yes, Jim believed that Bif Bang Pow's Dexter action figure was convincing some kids that it was A-Okay to go out and hack up people. Maybe just the sight of such an toy in the sterile Toys 'R' Us environment could lead a youth down a dark, dark path. I'm just wondering if Jim has ever watched Dexter, because he doesn't sound like a man who realizes this is a television character...psst...it's not real, Jim.

It's not like Bif Bang Pow! is marketing the John Wayne Gacy Halloween Clown Suit...or the Son of Sam Talking Dog Plush...or even the Jeffrey Dahmer E-Z Bake Oven. But they are selling out of Dexter action figures like they're going out of style.

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SDCC10: Entertainment Earth Booth

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Every time I walked by the Entertainment Earth booth, there seemed to be a line. Obviously, their booth exclusives were extremely popular amongst the Con masses. I was actually able to sneak in and pick up my booth favorite...

Booth Favorite: Jacob and The Man in Black
Being a huge fan of Lost, I had to pick up the first released figures from Bif Bang Pow- Jacob and The Man in Black. While the head sculpts didn't look much like the prototype photos...I still had to pick them up.

VIEW THE BOOTH PHOTO GALLERY HERE

Kenny Powers Bobble Head

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Bif Bang Pow! has anoucned that they'll be releasing talking bobble heads based on Kenny Powers from HBO's Eastbound & Down. They've announced two 7" tall resin bobble heads of the has-been pitcher, which are expected to arrive just in time for San Diego Comic Con.

The first bobble head (pictured above) features Kenny Powers in a baseball uniform. The second bobble head has Kenny in an all-black outfit (complete with sunglasses). And both figures will include unforgettable phrases spouted by Powers throughout the series.

The Venture Bros. Retro Figures

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Later this year (slated for August 2010), Bif Bang Pow! will be releasing what will possibly be one of our favorite lines - The Venture Bros. From the Adult Swim cartoon, they've revealed six different characters that will be produced as fun 70's retro action figures. In order of pictured: Dr. Venture, Dean Venture, Brock Samson, The Monarch, Henchman 24 and Henchman 21. Please...more Adult Swim figures.

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