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Minions Invasion with Minions Pop!

Minions Pop!s are searching for their new master! These creatures have a storied history, which can be seen in the sheer variety of costumes found here.

Whether they’re prehistoric like Cro-Minion, a seaward scallywag Eye, Matie, displaying the… majesty of nature like Au Naturel, or exhibiting modern complacency like Bored Silly Kevin, each Minion is full of their own bright personality!

Look at King Bob and swear your allegiance to his cuteness!

Diamond Select Toys and Marvelshop.com Announce Exclusive Marvel Select Hulkbuster Iron Man Action Figure!

In one of the most anticipated scenes in Marvel’s The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Tony Stark goes toe-to-toe with the Hulk in a massive new suit of Iron Man armor, one long-time comic readers may recognize. Dubbed the “Hulkbuster” armor, this massive suit was designed with one purpose in mind – stopping the Hulk in his tracks ­– and now Diamond Select Toys and marvelshop.com have teamed up to offer an exclusive figure of the famous armor as it appeared in the comics!

First appearing in Iron Man #304, released in 1994, the Iron Man Mk 14 “Hulkbuster” armor was an add-on to Tony Stark’s modular armor, one that would allow him to stop the Hulk from tearing apart a factory that was manufacturing gamma bombs. While the battle was a misunderstanding, Stark kept the armor in case he ever needed it again, and it has occasionally been shown as part of his “Hall of Armor.”

This new, fully poseable action figure was sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios, and stands 8.5 inches tall with 16 points of articulation. Like all Marvel Select action figures, he comes packaged in display-ready packaging with comic artwork down one side, for handy shelf reference.

Pre-orders are open now at marvelshop.com, and the figure will ship to customers later this summer. It will also be made available at Disney Stores across North America at that time, as well as on DisneyStore.com.


Hikari Friday: X-Force Deadpool

Did someone say ‘chimichangas’?! The Merc with a Mouth returns to Hikari Friday! X-Force Deadpool is available for pre-order from Funko! The figure is limited to 1000 pieces worldwide and hits shelves this May.

X-Force Deadpool Hikari Premium Sofubi Figure

X-Force Deadpool Hikari Premium Sofubi Figure

Totoro is in May’s Nerd Block

Everyone’s favorite neighbor has found his way into Nerd Block‘s Ani-MAY Block! They couldn’t make an Anime-themed block without including My Neighbor Totoro. Subscribe now to get your very own kawaii Nerd Block!

Nerd Block Tortoro


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Diamond Select Toys This Week: Mr. Fusion, Dragon Age and Buddy Christ!

It’s another big week for Diamond Select Toys at your local comic shop, as eight new items are shipping to stores! Not only are there new Minimates from Dragon Age, Avengers: Age of Ultron and Classic X-Men comics, there are new busts from Sin City and the Batman Classic TV Series, a plush Buddy Christ, a Godzilla pizza cutter and our long-awaited Mr. Fusion prop replica! There’s something for every collector and every fan in stores this week from DST!

Back to the Future 2 Mr. Fusion Electronic Prop Replica

A Diamond Select Toys Release! It’s almost 2015, which means we’re only months away from inventing Mr. Fusion, the device that turns garbage into energy! Arguably the biggest technological leap between the 1985 we saw in Back to the Future and the 2015 we saw in Back to the Future II, the Mr. Fusion Home Energy Reactor is now a realistically scaled 18″ electronic replica from Diamond Select Toys, complete with a sound effect to let you know that the sealed processing unit has been opened and is ready to process household waste into 1.21 gigawatts of energy! Runs on included batteries. (Item #OCT142188, SRP: $399.99)


Batman Classic TV Series Penguin Resin Bust

A Diamond Select Toys release! Batman’s rogues gallery continues to grow as the Penguin joins the Riddler and the Joker in DST’s line of busts based on the Batman Classic TV Series! This 6-inch-tall resin bust captures Burgess Meredith as fowl fiend, wielding a deadly umbrella and an equally deadly sneer. Bust sits atop a colorful base inspired by the show’s animated opening credits, and comes packaged in a full-color box. Designed by Barry Bradfield! Sculpted by Jean St. Jean! (Item #DEC142214, SRP: $59.99)


Dragon Age Minimates Series 1 Box Set

A Diamond Select Toys release! On your next Dragon Age quest, why not keep your companions in your pocket? The legendary video game series kicks off an epic line of Minimates with this debut four-pack featuring the Grey Warden Alistair; the bard, Leliana; dwarf rogue Varric Tethras (with Bianca); and Morrigan, Witch of the Wilds. Each 2-inch Minimate mini-figure features 10-14 points of articulation and interchangeable parts. Packaged on a blister card. (Item #DEC142215, SRP: $19.99)


Godzilla 2000 Sculpted Pizza Cutter

A Diamond Select Toys release! Destroy all toppings! A monstrous hunger requires a monstrous slice, and you can cut yourself off a big one with this palm-sized pizza cutter featuring the sculpted face of Godzilla, King of the Monsters. Based on his appearance in “Godzilla 2000,” this menacing utensil will cut a path through a deep-dish pie like Godilla cuts a path through Tokyo! Packaged in a full-color box. (Item #DEC142216, SRP: $14.99)


Marvel Minimates Avengers Age of Ultron Movie Single Pack Display

A Diamond Select Toys release! For a movie as big as “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” one assortment is not enough! This colorful countertop display holds 18 individually blind-bagged Minimates based on the movie, including multiple types of Ultrons, Iron Man’s Iron Legion, plus one-per-case Minimates of Baron Strucker and Nick Fury! Every bag contains one 2-inch Minimate mini-figure, featuring 14 points of articulation and interchangeable parts. (Item #DEC142220, SRP: $5.99/ea.)


Marvel Minimates Series 60 X-Men Vs. Brotherhood Asst.

A Diamond Select Release! Some of the X-Men’s most memorable costumes and memorable foes return in this all-new assortment of Marvel Minimates! Exclusively available through Previews, this assortment has the X-Men’s Strike Force team (as seen in Uncanny X-Men #275) take on that era’s Brotherhood of Mutants, a.k.a. Freedom Force! Plus each two pack of 2-inch Minimates includes bonus parts to create an alternate X-Men character! The two-packs include Wolverine (with Forge parts) vs. Blob, Banshee (with Gambit parts) vs. Pyro, Storm (with Psylocke parts) vs. Avalanche, and a short-packed, one-per-case two-pack of Jubilee vs. Destiny! Each two-pack is packaged in a full-color window box. Designed by Art Asylum!  (Item #NOV142181, SRP: $9.99/two-pack)


View Askew Buddy Christ Plush Doll

A Diamond Select Toys release! From the films of Kevin Smith, it’s the most marketable religious icon of all! Buddy Christ is a friend who is always willing to hear your problems, and now he’s also super-cuddly! This 8″ tall plush doll features finely stitched details, is made out of soft plush material, and will fit anywhere you want him to go, including your backpack. Wherever you go, he’s gonna go! Comes packaged in a clear polybag. (Item #OCT142187, SRP: $19.99)


Sin City Movie Marv Resin Bust

A Diamond Select Toys release! Sin City is no place for the soft or weak. Luckily, Marv is as hard as they come! We made this collectible 6″ bust of Marv out of high-quality resin, so he and his gun Gladys will blend into your bust collection, no matter how tough a crowd it is. Set into a rocky base, he’ll stand guard on your shelf. your desk or even the bar at Kadie’s Club Pecos! Sculpted by Jean St. Jean. Limited to 1,000 pieces. Comes packaged in a full-color box. (Item #NOV142178, SRP: $59.99)


Lego’s May the 4th Celebrations Includes a Free Admiral Yularen Minifigure

iconLego has announced details for their May the 4th Celebration including the launch of new sets, sales and a free minifigure if you spend over $75. The promotion runs from May 2-4. Lego stores are also participating where you’ll also be able to find sale items, the minifigure (while supplies last), and events geared towards celebrating the day. The store celebration goes through those same dates as well.

For those that purchase any LEGO Star Wars set, you’ll receive a free Lego-ized posted of Star Wars: Episode IV.

While a photo on the Yularen minifigure isn’t up on the site, a picture of what the figure will probably look like is in the store events page.

Also on that day a new Tie Fighter will debut. The exclusive set features an opening top hatch, display stand, fact plague, and a minifigure, and features 1,685 pieces. The set retails for $199.99. It goes on sale May 2.lego_star_wars_001





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Unboxing: Marvel Collector Corps April 2015 Box

I open up to show off Funko and Marvel‘s first Marvel Collector Corps box. The bimonthly premium box service features a theme of Avengers: Age of Ultron just in time for the movie’s release.

We go over the contents including a t-shirt, exclusive Pop! figure, comic with variant cover and more! Valued at over a $50 the first box is an impressive debut.

The exclusive Hulkbuster Pop! figure has some weight and heft to it, the tshirt is really comfortable, the variant cover nice, and I’m still debating about opening up the Dorbz figure. It’s one I’m happy I signed up for the full year. Hopefully they’re all as impressive.

Loot Crate’s May Theme is Unite

Loot Crate‘s May theme is UNITE! They’re gathering all our friends, painting animal-shaped robots our favorite colors, and prepping for an EPIC team up! Get set to travel across dimensions, battle evil, capture some flags, and just plain have fun! They’ve got awesome exclusives from Marvel’s AvengersPower Rangers, Team Fortress 2, Bravest Warriors, Rick and Morty and more, plus an EXCLUSIVE licensed t-shirt!

You can sign up for the box now!

Loot Crate Unite


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Power Up Box, the new Box on the Block

4470626-powerupboxPower Up Box is one of the newer premium blind box services out there, joining what feels like an ever growing list. The service has two tiers, one that provides 4-6 items in the box and the other premium one that has 6-9, and each has a t-shirt.

What really stands out when I’ve talked to folks at the company is their focus not just providing a box for us, but one we can give as a gift to others. Their gifting option is right there at the top of their site, clearly something they want to do that’s a bit different from others.

I’ve seen their service pop up a couple of times, and it was on my radar as a “geek box” to try out at some point, so I lucked out when I was offered a premium box to review. I have to say, the first box really blew me away. Something about it screams professional, starting with the large logo adorned box that arrives, but also the contents inside that you can see below.

With some boxes, I struggle to come up with the math that makes them seem worth it. Here, that wasn’t an issue, with some pricey items that felt like you were getting your money’s worth. Instead of one of Funko’s Pop! releases that seems to be in every other box from others, here you get the much higher quality Fabrikation version. But, if you want small, you also get a smaller keychain one too. Both cost decent cash and together almost make up for the entire price of the box. There was a cute tshirt I’d wear, a comic book, some candy, it all added up, and nothing really felt thrown in to take up space and make the box seem like a better value, which some other services have turned to doing. Everything here felt like quality.

This might have been my first Power Up Box, but hopefully it won’t be my last. You can check out the full unboxing below, and sound off in the comments if this is one we should continue to get in the future!

Power Up Box provided Graphic Policy with a FREE box for review.

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Hikari Friday: Inferno Iron Man

It’s time for Hikari Friday! Today Funko is debuting a brand new Hikari Premium figure! Inferno Iron Man is available for pre-order from Funko for the first time today.

Inferno Iron Man Hikari Premium Sofubi Figure

Inferno Iron Man is limited to 600pcs worldwide.

Inferno Iron Man Hikari Premium Sofubi Figure

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