BBTS News: DC Direct, Bandai, Star Wars, Transformers, 25% Off Books & More!
Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 1:31pm CDTCategories: Toy News, Sponsor News, Store News
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Hi - Here is a quick update from http://www.bigbadtoystore.com about
another great new batch of preorders and more exciting new arrivals.
BATMAN RETURNS BAT-COWL REPLICA
This large collectible will be the centerpiece of Batman collections and
promises to be quite the conversation piece. The cowl is taken from the
actual movie version and is cast in fiberglass (not wearable,
unfortunately), and comes with a display base with a sculpted utility
belt. It is limited to 500 pieces, and we have it listed at $474.99,
saving you $25 off the MSRP.
TRANSFORMERS: ROTF OPTIMUS PRIME 12" STATUETTE
Popbox Collectible has released their 12" tall statue of Optimus Prime
from the Michael Bay movies. This statue is listed at $369.99, saving you
$20 off the MSRP.
THUNDERCATS CHEETARA 11" STATUE - REGULAR & ARTIST PROOF VERSIONS
Hard Hero's newest Thundercats statue is Cheetara, the gymnastic female on
the team. We have this cold cast porcelain statue in two versions - the
regular version is listed at $179.99 ($20 off the MSRP), and the ARtist
Proof version is listed at $124.99.
JAPANESE TRANSFORMERS ANIMATED - TA38 WINGBLADE OPTIMUS PRIME, TA39
Two new Transformers Animated figures that were to see release in the U.S.
have finally been released in Japan, and we've got stock available here as
well. Wingblade Optimus comes from the end of the cartoon series and is
partially cast in translucent plastics. He includes his accessory parts
like a version of Ultra Magnus' hammer and add-on gauntlets and wings, and
is priced at $55.99. Jetpack Bumblebee is slightly smaller than his
deluxe counterpart (so as to fit in better scale-wise) and has his stripe
on the correct side for a change, and his vehicle mode can fit into a huge
submarine/jetpack; he is listed at $39.99.
IMPOSSIBLETOYS.COM TF ACCESSORIES & FIGURES
A large shipment of ImpossibleToys.com figures has arrived. In addition
to restocking a number of older offerings like the Light-Up Energon Cubes
and the TRNS-01 Valkyrie figure, we've now got stock of pieces such as the
Nightbird figure (priced at $44.99), a set of Transforming Exo-Suit Spike
& Daniel (priced at $69.99), and the Quint-05 Quintesson Guard (priced at
$44.99). You can take a look at all of the offerings at the link.
MOTU CLASSICS CHIEF CARNIVUS, GY-GOR
For the benefit of our international customers and other who are otherwise
unable to get the Matty items we have received a small quantity of the
MOTU Classics Chief Carnivus and Gy-Gor figures. We have Carnivus listed
at $34.99, and Gy-Gor at $47.99.
GHOSTBUSTERS 6" EGON WITH PKE METER
We haev also received a small number of the new Ghostbusters Egon figure
with PKE Meter. This figure is listed at $34.99.
MARVEL COMIC TWO-PACKS - CASES, SETS, SINGLES
We have received a large shipment of Marvel 3.75" Comic Two-Packs. We
have 2010 Series 03, Series 04, and even some Series 01, with stock in
cases, sets and singles - check them all out in the menu at the link.
STAR WARS 2010 VINTAGE BLACK & SILVER - SERIES 01, 02, 03, 04, 04 REVISION
02 - CASES, SETS, SINGLES
A number of cases of 5 waves of Star Wars 2010 Vintage figures have
arrived. We have cases available of Waves 01, 02, 03 , 04 and 04 Revision
02, priced at $104.99 each; we also have the Series 02 Set of 8, priced at
$79.99. Finally, we have singles available of all figures but General
Grievous and Dack Ralter, and they're priced at $10.99 - $12.99 each.
STAR WARS 2010 CLONE WARS SERIES 03 - CASE, SET, SINGLES
The third wave of Clone Wars figures is now in stock. We have the case of
12 listed at $99.99, the set of 4 new figures at $64.99, and singles
(mostly Series 01 rereleases) priced at $7.99 - $14.99 each.
STAR WARS 2010 BATTLE PACKS SERIES 02 - CASE, SINGLES
The second assortment of Star Wars 2010 Battle Packs was also on the
shipment, and includes Mandalorian Troop, ARC Troopers, Droids & Clones #2
and the Anti-Hailfire Squad. We have the battle packs listed singly at
$27.99 to $34.99 each, or you can pick up the case of 4 for $99.99.
TRANSFORMERS 2010 GENERATIONS SERIES 03, 04 SINGLES
Our recent Hasbro shipment also includes a number of cases of Generations
2010 Series 04. This assortment includes new figures Dirge and Blurr,
along with Cybertron versions of Soundwave, Megatron and Optimus, and Red
Alert. We have stock available of five of the six singles (Blurr is gone
already, as you would expect from his name), priced at $12.99 - $14.99
LPS GET THE PETS 2010 SERIES A2 - CASE, SINGLES
The second assortment of Get the Pets figures has arrived. This
assortment includes figures like Sheepdog, Chimpanzee, Walrus and more,
and we have them listed at $3.9 - $4.99 each, or you can pick up the case
of 12 for $37.99.
GI JOE ALPHA VEHICLES SERIES 02 - SET, SINGLES
We have received a number of cases of the second assortment of 2010 GI Joe
Alpha Vehicles. Included are the Cobra Ice Cutter and the AWE Striker
(each with driver), and we have them priced at $29.99 for the set of 2, or
TRANSFORMERS 2010 ACTIVATORS
A new assortment of TF Activators has arrived. This one includes
Bumblebee, Optimus Prime, Ironhide and Starscream, and we have all four in
stock, priced at $11.99 each (Megatron as well, priced at $15.99.)
TRANSFORMERS 2010 SCOUT SERIES 03 - CASE, SET, SINGLES
This third assortment includes new figures Firetrap and Sunspot; the case
of 12 includes three each of the two new figures, along with one each of
Hubcap and Insecticon and two each of Oil Pan and Breacher and is listed
at $104.99 We also have Sunspot and Firetrap listed singly at $13.99 each,
or you can pick up the set of two for $24.99.
CHRONO TRIGGER FORMATION ARTS BOX SET
This set of figures from the classic video game "Chrono Trigger" is the
perfect way to display your affection for the game, and we have the set
listed at $29.99.
FEMME FATALES TAROT, BACK IN BLACK DAWN PVC STATUES
Two new figures from Diamond Select's "Femme Fatales" line have arrived at
our warehouse. Back in Black Dawn and the regular black version of Tarot
are ready to join your collection, priced at $39.99 and $34.99,
REVOLTECH ZOIDS GENO BREAKER
The Blade Liger's nemesis Geno breaker has arrived in Revoltech form.
This figure dwarfs most Revoltechs, and is ready to give the Blade Liger a
severe beatdown. We have it listed at $69.99, so grab yours before
25% OFF GRAPHIC NOVELS
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PERFECT GRADE STRIKE FREEDOM GUNDAM MODEL KIT
The latest is the 1/60 scale Perfect Grade line of Gundam model kits is
Kira's Strike Freedom Gundam. This massive piece dwarfs the recent Red
Astray figure, and is priced at $279.99, saving you $20 off the MSRP.
MARVEL SELECT GAMBIT
Gambit is the next X-Man in the Marvel Select figure line. This figure
comes with a Danger Room base (like Cyclops) so they can be displayed
together (or with other X-Men figures), and is priced at $19.99, $2 off
the MSRP of $21.99. We expect that this figure will have a variant as the
others have recently, so keep your eyes peeled for that listing as well,
hopefully to come soon.
STAR WARS 12" KENNER REPRODUCTION FIGURES
Gentle Giant is releasing scaled-up 12" versions of the original Star Wars
figures. In addition to the SDCC 2010 Stormtrooper figure, we have now
have pre-orders up for Chewbacca and "Big Head" Han Solo. Chewie is
listed at $71.99 ($8 off the MSRP), while "Big Head" Han Solo is priced at
$69.99 ($5 off the MSRP).
STAR WARS COUNT DOOKU LIGHTSABER STUNT REPLICA
This new replica reproduces the look of Count Dooku's lightsaber hilt from
"Revenge of the Sith" and is taken directly from the version used on
screen. The hilt measures 12" long and comes with a display stand, and is
priced at $99.99.
MARVEL BISHOUJO 1/7 SCALE BLACK CAT
Kotobukiya has announced a new figure to add to their Marvel Bishoujo
collection. The Black Cat is displayed over a city building base and
comes with a diamond in her hand, and is priced at $49.99, $10 off the
We have just listed a number of exclusive Bandai import figures. These
figures come from various conventions and offers from Japan, and include
pieces like a Gundam GFF Metal Composite RX-78-2 Version Ka Roll Out Color
figure, a number of Saint Seiya figures like the Cygnus Hyoga Final Bronze
Cloth Original Color Edition, Kamen Rider figures such as the Kuuga Rising
Dragon & Rising Pegasus set, Soul of Chogokin GX-47N Energer Z Normal
Color Version, Robot Damashii figures and more. Be sure to check out all
of the exclusives at the link.
MLB SPORTSPICKS PLAYMAKERS SERIES 02 - CASE, SINGLES
McFarlane's second wave of MLB Playmakers includes figures like Joe Mauer,
Roy Halladay, Mariano Rivera and Kevin Youkilis, and we have them listed
singly at $6.99 each, or as a case of 12 for $74.99. Note that each
figure may come randomly as batter or fielder, unless on one version of
the figure is being made.
DC DIRECT - OCTOBER ANNOUNCEMENTS
NEW DC AME-COMI - RAVEN, MERA
Two more DC heroines are on their way in DC's Ame-Comi line. Teen Titan
Raven and Aquaman's wife Mera are both being sculpted for the new line,
and we have them up for pre-order at $59.99 each, saving you $10 each off
the MSRP for the pieces.
WONDER WOMAN #600 STATUE
This new statue shows Wonder Woman in her new costume that debuted in
Wonder Woman #600. This updated version is a way to bring her back to
revelancy, and the statue is available for pre-order, priced at $99.99
(saving you $25 off the MSRP).
BLACKEST NIGHT BLACK LANTERN BATMAN BUST
The next release in the Blackest Night bust series is the zombie-like
Black Lantern Batman. This bust is listed at $59.99, saving you $10 off
BLACKEST NIGHT GREEN LANTERN 1/4 SCALE POWER BATTERY & RING PROP REPLICA
The 1/4 scale power battery line continues this month with the original
Green Lantern. Both the Battery and the Ring light up, and come with a
clear green display base, and we have the set listed at $29.99 ($5 off the
BATMAN BLACK AND WHITE STATUE - DUSTIN NGUYEN VERSION
The latest Black & White Batman statue is from artist Dustin Nguyen (not
the actor), who is also known for his work on the Authority and WildCATS.
This new statue is priced at $69.99, $10 off the MSRP.
HARLEY QUINN 1/4 SCALE MUSEUM QUALITY STATUE
The Joker's main squeeze Harley Quinn is next to get a 1/4 scale Museum
Quality statue. This piece shows Harley walking her Hyenas Bud and Lou,
each with a related "treat" in their mouth. This statue is listed at
$274.99, a whopping $50 off the MSRP of $324.99.
ULTIMATE SHOWDOWN - SUPERMAN Vs. BIZARRO STATUE SET
The Ultimate Showdown line continues with the Man of Steel and his
messed-up copy Bizarro. These statues are displayable separately or
together and can combine with other pieces in the Ultimate Showdown line.
The set is priced at $144.99, saving you $30 off the MSRP.
JUSTICE LEAGUE CLASSIC ICONS SERIES 01 - SET, SINGLES
The Big Three (Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman) and upcoming film star
Green Lantern Hal Jordan comprise the first assortment of this new line.
We have them listed as a set of 4 for $64.99, or you can grab your
favorite singles at $16.99 each.
WORLD OF WARCRAFT SERIES 08 - SET, SINGLES
This new assortment includes the Black Knight Argent Nemesis, Forsaken
Priestess Confessor Dahlia and a two-pack of Gnome Rogue Brink
Spannercrank vs. Kobold Miner Snaggle. Each figure pack is available
singly at $20.99, or you can pick up the set of three for $59.99.
Thanks for your interest in http://www.bigbadtoystore.com and be sure to check
out some of the many new items mentioned above.
Joel & The BBTS Crew