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Diamond Select Toys releases some 80’s Toys

Diamond Select Toys has released a pair of collectibles from some iconic 1980's movie licenses. The Ghostbusters Select Action Figures Series 5 Assortment unleashes three spirits from the original 1984 movie: the Library Ghost, the Taxi Driver Zombie, and a Terror Dog. Each 7-inch scale figure features up to 16 points of articulation, as well as character-specific accessories: the Library Ghost comes with a stack of books, the Taxi Driver comes with a steering wheel and the Terror Dog comes with interchangeable horns so it can be either Zuul or Vinz Clortho. Plus, each figure comes with a piece of the rooftop diorama. Sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios, the set runs $24.99.

The Back to the Future 2 Frozen Hover Time Machine Electronic Vehicle is a 1:15 scale Time Machine from Back to the Future 2 that has adjustable hover wheels, the iconic Mr. Fusion fuel device, and a thin coating of “frost” over its entire surface, to replicate the effects of time travel. The vehicle measures approximately 14 inches long with opening gull-wing doors, and time-travel lights and sounds are triggered at the push of a button. You can pick it up for $59.99.

SDCC17: DST’s Vinimates Exclusives

Diamond Select Toys has announced a number of Vinimates Vinyl Figures that they will have exclusively at San Diego Comic Con 2017 at Booth #2607. The 4-inch tall Nightmare Before Christmas Vinimates Battle-Damaged Santa Jack Vinyl Figure depicts hero Jack Skellington after his disastrous evening as Sandy Claws. With an exclusive battle-damaged paint job and sad facial expression, the figure features an articulated neck for different posing options. The figure is limited to only 1,500 pieces selling for $10.00 each.

The Ghostbusters Vinimates Battle-Damaged Stay-Puft Vinyl Figure features exclusive battle damage. The Marshmallow Man stands approximately 4 inches tall, with an articulated neck for more posing options. He's limited to only 1,500 pieces and runs $10.00 each.

The Ghostbusters Vinimates Battle-Damaged Glow-in-the-Dark Slimer Vinyl Figure is cast in an exclusive glow-in-the-dark material. Slimer stands approximately 4 inches tall on his stand, and comes package in a full-color window box. It's limited to only 1,500 pieces for $10.00 a pop.

The Forbidden Planet Vinimates Robby the Robot with Blaster Vinyl Figure holds a blaster pistol, and comes packaged in a full-color window box. It's limited to 2,000 pieces and like the $10.00.

The Iron Giant Vinimates Superhero Iron Giant Vinyl Figure features his famous “S” chest emblem, striking a heroic pose straight out of the classic animated film. His articulated neck allows you to further customize that pose. This mini giant is limited to 1,500 pieces for a 10 spot.

Last but not least, The Dark Tower Movie Vinimates Tracker Vinyl Figure features an ultra-secret Vinimates vinyl figure. This 4” figure of one of the Tracker creatures from the film features an articulated neck for different posing options. It's limited to 1,500 pieces and will cost you 10 bucks.

DST x DC Comics Minimates and Vinimates

Diamond Select Toys has announced Series 5 of its Marvel Animated Minimates collection , which will hit shops on July 1st 2017 and include four different two-packs. The assortment includes: Spider-Girl facing off with Hulk Carnage. Ms. Marvel battling Kang the ConquerorIron Man’s Mark II armor going up against Proxima Midnight. And Bruce Banner in Hulkbuster Armor to take on the gamma-irradiated genius The Leader.

Also, DST has announced the DC Comics Vinimates Vinyl Figures Series 1. This new line of comic-based Vinimates kicks off with three figures – Batman, Green Lantern, and Harley Quinn. Each blocky 4-inch tall PVC figure strikes a distinctive pose from the comics. And each one will run $9.99.

Ghostbusters and BTTF2 Vinimates

Diamond Select Toys has announced Vinimates based on a couple of iconic 1980's film properties. The first - the Back to the Future 2 Movie Vinimates Vinyl Figures - features Marty McFly and Doc Brown as they were dressed in 2015. These 4-inch tall vinyl figures are sculpted in a block-figure style, striking poses straight from the movie poster, and feature articulated necks for further customization. You'll be able to pick up each figure for $9.99.

And there's also the Ghostbusters Movie Vinimates Vinyl Figures Series 3 featuring three new 4-inch vinyl figures from the classic 1984 movie. There are blocky renditions of Mr. Stay-Puft, Slimer, and Gozer - sculpted in poses straight from the movie. Mr. Stay-Puft and Gozer each feature articulated necks for further customization. (Slimer doesn't have a neck). Each figure can be picked up for $9.99.

New Vinimates and Minimates from DST

Diamond Select Toys has announced a number of new Vinimates and Minimates figures. The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Classic Minimates 2-Packs Assortment captures the Turtles as they appeared in their hit 1990s animated series, with classic, instantly recognizable looks. Donatello takes on Shredder, Leonardo takes on Bebop, and Casey Jones and April O’Neil each take on a Foot Soldier. Each 2-inch Minimates mini-figure features 14 points of articulation and fully interchangeable parts and accessories. Each 2-pack comes packaged on a full-color blister card and sells for $9.99.

The Elf Movie Vinimates Vinyl Figures are based on the classic comedy film Elf. These 4-inch tall vinyl figures of Buddy and Jovie feature articulated necks for further posing options. Each comes packaged in a full-color window box and is available for $9.99.

The Alien: Covenant Movie Vinimates Xenomorph Vinyl Figure is a 4-inch vinyl figure based on the new creature design in the new prequel film. It features an articulated neck for further posing options. Packaged in a full-color window box, the vinyl figure sells for $9.99.

10th Anniversary Minimates Celebration at NYCC

NYCC Minimates 1

In celebration of 10 years of Minimates, Diamond Select Toys will be holding a 10th Anniversary Minimates Celebration in the toy line's birthplace, New York City - at NYCC.

There will be an exhibit in room 1B02 showcasing artwork and animation from the line's 10-year run. It will be open during Comic-Con show hours all four days, and attendees will receive one free promo Minimate from the company archives, while supplies last. (One per person for the weekend.)

The Minimates panel, taking place on Sunday at 10:45AM in room 1A06, will focus on current and upcoming product, including Marvel Comics, Marvel Studios, The Walking Dead, Universal Monsters, The Munsters, Thundercats, Street Fighter X Tekken, Halo and The Expendables, with a Q&A session to follow. Any child attendee wearing a children's badge will receive a free Battle Beast Minimate, while supplies last.

The anniversary will be additionally commemorated with a white Minimate blank featuring the Minimates 10th Anniversary logo, to be given out at the Diamond Select Toys booth #2167. The giveaway will start at 10:00AM, Friday through Sunday, and will stop when the day's allotment has been given out.

Joseph Michael Linsner’s Dawn & Death Exclusive


Medicom and Diamond Select Toys are teaming up to bring you the latest San Diego Comic Con exclusive.  This set features Joseph Michael Linsner’s own Dawn & Death as you’ve never seen them before.  Each Bearbrick was designed by Joseph Michael Linsner personally and the adorable pair feature multiple points of articulation, recreating the goddess Dawn and her rival Death in full Bearbrick detail.  Limited to 2,007 pieces, be sure to pick up this highly anticipated collectible set at the DST booth.