Here is a quick update about the BigBadToyStore.com Summer Sale, exciting new preorders, including two new Hot Toys figures from The Dark Knight Rises, and some new arrivals. They've just reduced prices by 10% to 30% on over 4,000 older items! At least 2,500 of these items received a price drop of 20% or more! There are a ton of great deals - many items have just a handful of pieces left so act fast.
MOVIE MASTERPIECE 1/6 SCALE BANE
The Bane Sixth Scale Collectible Figure is highly detailed, specially crafted based on the image of Tom Hardy as Bane, highlighting the movie-accurate head sculpt with mask, detailed costume and accessories. It is listed at $179.99, $15 off MSRP.
MOVIE MASTERPIECE 1/6 SCALE TUMBLER (CAMOUFLAGE VERSION)
The Dark Knight Rises, the epic conclusion to filmmaker Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy, debuts in theaters this week! Celebrating the launch of this highly anticipated movie, Hot Toys and Sideshow Collectibles are proud to present the Tumbler (Camouflage Version) Sixth Scale Collectible! This highly detailed Tumbler has a sliding roof panel and features light-up headlights. We have it listed at $439.99, $30 off MSRP.
BBTS USA EXCLUSIVE FAR CRY 3 VAAS MONTENEGRO VINYL FIGURE
Vaas Montenegro, the mad pirate from Far Cry 3, is now available for pre-order from us. This new vinyl figure stands 6.5" tall in its seated position, and BBTS is the sole U.S. distributor for this great piece. We have it listed at $39.99, and fans won't want to miss out.
BANDAI SDCC EXCLUSIVES
Bandai had two new figures at SDCC 2012, and now they will be available for our customers as well. We have the S.H. MonsterArts Comic-Con Explosion Godzilla listed at $74.99, with the S.H. Figuarts Super Saiyan Son Gohan Special Color Edition at $39.99.
ROCKY SERIES 02 - SET, SINGLES
The second assortment from the Rocky 7" figure line comes from "Rocky IV" and includes Rocky, Rocky with Blood Spit, Drago in Red shorts with battle damage and Drago in Yellow shorts. These figures are listed at $17.99 each for singles, or as a Set of 4 at $59.99, saving you $12 off the MSRP.
MORE NEW SDCC EXCLUSIVES
Five new SDCC exclusives have been listed. The Thundercats and Alpha Flight Minimates Box Sets are listed at $19.99 each, as is the DC Comics Plastic Man Bearbrick. A new version of the Bishoujo Black Widow in a gray outfit is priced at $64.99, and comes with Hawkeye's mask on her base. Finally, the Thundercats Classic Thundertank statue from Icon Heroes is priced at $69.99.
DIAMOND SELECT AUGUST LISTINGS
The new month has brought a trio of great new items from Diamond Select. These include the Enterprise B with lights and sounds, priced at $49.99 ($10 off the MSRP); a Star Wars Boba Fett Neon Sign at $99.99 ($25 off the MSRP); and the new Marvel Select Venom figure with multiple switch-out heads, priced at $19.99, $2 off the MSRP.
NEW KOTOBUKIYA LISTINGS
Kotobukiya's new items are also up for pre-order. This month brings A DC Bishoujo Huntress Statue at $56.99 ($8 off the MSRP), a 1/10 Scale Emperor's Royal Guard ArtFX+ Statue Two-Pack at $56.99 ($8 off the MSRP), and Green Lantern and Superman 1/10 Scale ArtFX+ Statues, each listed at 35.99 ($4 off MSRP).
DECAL GIRL - IPHONE & IPAD SKINS
Our new vendor Decal Girl has a number of new iPhone 4 and iPad 3 skins up for pre-order. These come from Assassin's Creed, Ghost Recon and Futurama and are priced at $9.99 for the iPhone 4 versions and $19.99 for the iPad 3 versions.
NEW BOWEN MARVEL STATUES
Two new statues have been announced. Bowen is doing a new X-Force Version of Archangel as a 15.5" tall Website Exclusive statue, which is listed at $249.99. They are also doing a new 12" Black Widow Variant Statue at $224.99, and she comes with an Uzi in one hand and an assault rifle in the other.
WONDERFEST SUMMER 2012 AND OTHER IMPORT EXCLUSIVES
This week brings us many new listings from Japan. Wonderfest has a number of exclusives like the recolor of Gutto Kuru Minelba (Minerva), three new Real Action Heroes figures, new Kubricks and Bearbricks including the Emperor's Royal Guard and much more. You can check out the whole list at the link.
DOCTOR WHO SDCC EXCLUSIVE
Underground Toys also had a new Doctor Who figure set at Comic-Con. The Victory of the Daleks Box Set includes Winston Churchill and Dalek Ironsides, along with accessories. This set is listed at $39.99.
HALO 4 DELUXE FIGURE - KNIGHT
McFarlane Toys has announced the second figure in the Deluxe Figure Series 01 assortment. The Knight stands 9" tall and comes with gun and sword mounted on it's arms. This figure is listed at $27.99.
THE GUILD - CODEX 1/6 SCALE FIGURE
This new statue of Felecia Day's character from "The Guild" stands over 11" tall and carries a staff, with an overflowing treasure chest behind her. This new piece is listed at $164.99, saving you $15 off the MSRP.
THE AVENGERS SUPERHERO SQUAD SERIES 01 - CASE, SET, SINGLE
New Superhero Squad Three-Packs from "The Avengers" are now available for pre-order. The case assortment includes two of Secret Invasion and one each of Earth's Mightiest Heroes and Attack of Loki. This case is listed at $44.99; we also have the set of one of each three-pack listed at $34.99. In addition, we have the Secret Invasion three-pack listed singly, priced at $11.99.
MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE DESK ACCESSORIES
Icon Heroes is producing two new MOTU desk accessory pieces. The Castle Grayskull Business Card Opener has an opening jaw to hold your cards plus a slot in the top to hold the letter opener, and is listed at $34.99. The Power Sword Letter Opener is 7" long and is listed at $19.99.
STAR WARS ART ILLUSTRATION LIMITED EDITION HARDCOVER
This new version of the Art Illustration book includes art from book jackets, role-playing games, trading card, marketing artwork, video games and much more. It also has an extra 64 pages over the regular edition as well as 5 hand-signed archival glicee prints by Brian Rood, Tsuneo Sanda, Jerry Vanderstelt, Christian Waggoner, and Paul Youll. This fantastic book is listed at $449.99.
MORE NEW IMPORT EXCLUSIVES
Another small bunch of import exclusive figures has gone up for pre-order. This quintet includes the Armor Girls Project Uniform Version Cecilia Alcott from Infinite Stratos at $82.99, the S.H. Figuarts Gokai Christmas figure at $89.99, the Saber 10th Anniversary Nendoroid at $99.99, the Queens Gate Pyrrha 1/8 Scale figure at $189.99 and the Beach Queens Nate Mitotsudaira Dengeki Exclusive at $167.99.
DISNEY TRADITIONS NEW ITEMS
Thirty new Disney Traditions items have been announced, and we have them listed for pre-orders. They include new sub-lines like Disney on Parade, Profession Poses and Love Collections, and they are listed at $21.99 to $94.99 each.
DOCTOR WHO MINI & MICRO-FIGURES - CASES, SINGLES
Two types of Doctor who miniature figures are listed for pre-order. The Character Building Micro-Figures Series 03 is listed by the Box of 36 at $123.99 or as blind-bagged singles at $3.99 each. We also have the new 3" Titans Mini Figures Series 01, with the Box of 20 at $179.99 or blind-boxed singles at $10.99 each.
Three new accessories are ready for pre-orders. We have the Pac-Man Magnetic Bottle Opener at $8.99 and the Heat Change Mug and Silicone Ice Cube Tray at $9.99 each.
We also have new Tetris items up for pre-order. The Constructible Light is listed at $49.99, the Alarm Clock at $39.99, the Heat Change Mug at $99.99 and the Silicone Ice Tray at $11.99.
1/6 SCALE FEMALE OLYMPIC SPORT OUTFIT SETS
Flirty Girl is producing a number of suits based on the outfits that this year's athletes will be wearing at the Olympics. There are Bikini ($14.99), Tennis ($32.99) and Gymnast ($19.99) sets for Canada, China, the U.S., Great Britain, Japan and Germany.
TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES
A large amount of new TMNT figures, vehicles and more have arrived. We have Basic Figure Series 01 in cases, sets and singles, as well as role play items, Basic Vehicles in case, set and single and Vehicle with Exclusive Figure in case, set and single as well. Fans of TMNT and especially the upcoming Nickelodeon series should be sure to check these out and grab their favorites.
STAR WAR 2012 TRADE FEDERATION MTT
This huge vehicle is all you need to take over Naboo. It comes with 4 Pilot Droids, 16 battle-Posed Infantry Droids, an Obi-Wan Kenobi, lights, sounds, firing missiles and more. We have this giant ship listed at $149.99.
STAR WARS 2012 VINTAGE WAVE 03 CASE
This popular assortment includes new figures like Darth Malgus, Galen Marek "Starkiller" and Shae Vizla, along with a mix of other figures. This case is listed at $119.99.
MEGAMAN D-ARTS VILE
The D-Arts line continues with this villain from the Megaman game series. He comes with interchangeable hands, two shoulder cannons and other accessories, and is priced at $49.99.
GEARS OF WAR 3 7" FIGURE SERIES 03 - CASE, SET, SINGLES
The newest assortment of Gears of War 3 figures includes five each of Journey's End Marcus and Cog Soldier, and two each Savage Theron Version 01 and Savage Theron Version 02. This case is listed at $199.99 (saving you $66 off the MSRP); we also have them listed as a Set of 4 at $64.99 ($11 off the MSRP). Additionally we have singles of Marcus and the Cog Soldier listed at $17.99 each.
THUNDERCATS MEGA SCALE PANTHRO
The latest release in Mezco's Mega Scale line is Panthro. He stands 14' tall and comes with his nunchaku and an alternate hand. This figure is listed at $34.99, $5 off the MSRP.
STAR WARS SHAE VIZLA MINI BUST
This new bust from Gentle Giant measures 5.5" tall and shows the bounty hunter with a blaster in one hand and her helmet in the other. This piece is listed at $58.99, $6 off the MSRP.
DEADPOOL 10" STATUE
Gentle Giant has also released a new statue of Deadpool. He sits atop his new scooter while holding an enormous gun in both hands. This piece is listed at $329.99, $39 off the MSRP.
BOROMIR 24" STATUE
Sideshow continues its line of Lord of the Rings statues with this piece. It shows Boromir leaning against a broken section of wall, banner held in his left hand. This statue is listed at $234.99, $15 off the MSRP.
DC COVER GIRLS RAVEN STATUE
This statue of the Teen Titans' resident empath stands almost 11" tall and shows her indigo cloak blowing around her. We have this statue listed at $99.99, $25 off of the MSRP.
CHUN-LI MIXED MEDIA STATUE
This Street Fighter character wears her standard outfit and is shown ready to start her lightning kick move. It stands 18" tall and is listed at $294.99, $20 off the MSRP.
MARVEL LEGENDS 2012 SERIES 02 RESTOCK
A small restock shipment has arrived. We have the case of 8 in stock at $124.99, as well as the set of 7 at $119.99. If you are looking for singles, we have most of them in stock as well, priced at $11.99 - $19.99 each.