It’s another week of comic books and collectibles and, yet again, Diamond Select Toys (DST) has given us another reason to head out to our local comic shop. We have new action figures, collectibles, mini-mates, and glassware from Diamond Select Toys and there’s enough to satisfy everyone – from movie, to cartoon, to television fans.
Our pick this week? We love what Diamond Select Toys have been doing with the DC Animated Universe and their ‘Femme Fatales’ line is terrific. We’ve previously reviewed the DST ‘Femme Fatales’ Supergirl from Superman: The Animated Series and Justice League Unlimited so it is with supreme confidence that Hawkgirl is just as good.
While the Superman: The Animated Series Ceramic Logo Cookie Jar is high on our list, especially after seeing it in person during New York Toy Fair 2015, the Star Trek TOS Retro Bridge Playset is just too cool. Especially for a trekker (not trekkie). As someone who has collected the Playmates Star Trek TNG bridge playset and engine room, along with the 2009 Star Trek movie playset, TOS is a must have!
Without further ado, let’s take a look at the rest of what Diamond Select Toys (DST) is offering fans this week!
Batman The Animated Series Pint Glasses
A Diamond Select Toys release! Pour a tall glass of justice in two different pint glasses inspired by Gotham City locations from Batman: The Animated Series! One glass is from The Stacked Deck, where super-villains go to exchange stories about how they “Almost Got ‘Im,” the other is from Gotham City University, where the students study hard and party harder. Each pint glass comes packaged in a full-color window box.
Batman TAS Stacked Deck Pint Glass (Item #OCT152191, SRP: $10.99)
Batman TAS Gotham University Pint Glass (Item #OCT152192, SRP: $10.99)
Back to the Future Minimates Rail Ready Time Machine Vehicle
A Diamond Select Toys release! It’s an all-new edition of our famous Minimates Time Machine from Back to the Future III! This never-before-released edition features the Wild West detailing of the third film in the trilogy, with hood-mounted circuitry, “rail-read” train wheels and a generous coating of dust! Plus, the car comes with an all-new version of Marty McFly, in his 1885 cowboy duds! This approximately 4-inch vehicle features rolling wheels, opening doors, and enough room to seat two Minimates mini-figures. Packaged in a full-color blister card. Designed by Art Asylum! (Item #NOV152187, SRP: $19.99)
Justice League Animated Femme Fatales Hawkgirl PVC Statue
A Diamond Select Toys release! Build your own league of heroines! The line of DC Animated PVC figures continues with this sculpture of Hawkgirl in action! Depicting the winged Thanagarian warrior as she appeared on Justice League, this approximately 9″ scale plastic statue has Shayera Hol brandishing her mace in combat. Packaged in a full-color window box, Hawkgirl is in scale to other Femme Fatales and Gallery figures, including Wonder Woman, Batgirl and Supergirl! Sculpted by Varner Studios. (Item #OCT152190, SRP: $45.00)
Godzilla Classic Minimates Series 3 Box Set
A Diamond Select Toys release! Godzilla is back, and he brought company! This all-new box set of tiny, 2-inch monsters includes a new version of Godzilla, plus four of his greatest friends and enemies! Burning Godzilla features a new orange-tinged paint scheme and removable flame breath, and he comes with all-new figures of Rodan, Megalon and two Mothra Larvae! Each Minimates mini-figure has multiple points of articulation, stands approximately 2 inches tall, and features fully interchangeable parts. Create your own kaiju! Packaged on a full-color blister card. Designed by Art Asylum! (Item #NOV152190, SRP: $24.99)
Gotham TV Series Pint Glasses
A Diamond Select Toys release! Raise a toast to fallen comrades, whether cops, crooks or crime bosses, with two different pint glasses inspired by Gotham City locations from the TV show Gotham! Pour a pint at Fish Mooney’s, the bar with the fish logo, or forget the day’s troubles with a glass from the Gotham City Police Department. Each pint glass comes packaged in a full-color window box.
Gotham Mooney’s Pint Glass (Item # OCT152197, SRP: $10.99)
Gotham GCPD Pint Glass (Item #OCT152198, SRP: $10.99)
Mallrats 20th Anniversary Minimates Series 1 Box Set
A Diamond Select Toys release! They’re not there to shop, they’re not there to work, they’re just there! Celebrate 20 years of Mallrats with this four-pack of Minimates mini-figures, featuring characters from writer-director Kevin Smith’s second movie! Jay, Silent Bob, Rene and Brodie come together in this set, styled after their appearances in the film. Each 2-inch Minimates mini-figure features 14 points of articulation and fully interchangeable parts. Packaged on a full-color blister card.
Designed by Art Asylum! (Item #NOV152188, SRP: $24.99)
Marvel Retro Cloth Deadpool Action Figure Gift Set
A Diamond Select Toys release! Remember that time in the 1970s when Deadpool got his own action figure? Neither does Deadpool! Realizing that a great injustice had been done, DST and EMCE Toys have teamed up to give the Merc with a Mouth the Mego-style 8-inch action figure he deserves. Arriving inside a retro-style window box, the figure is packaged in a tray alongside two bonus outfits – a more detailed, modernized Deadpool head and suit, and a white X-Force outfit with an unmasked head! Plus, more swords, guns and weapons than you can shake a taco at! Then take off all his clothes and have him dress him up in the costumes of your other Marvel Retro figures! Limited to only 3,000 sets. (Item #SEP152159, SRP: $80.00)
Muppets Logos Collectible Pint Glasses
A Diamond Select Toys release! It’s time to pour a beverage! It’s time to make some snacks! The Muppets are returning to television this fall, which means you’ll need to have a tall beverage handy for when your laugh muscles get sore. Make sure your drink is fully Muppified with these four different styles of Muppet logo pint glasses! Choose from the Muppet Show, Muppet Labs, Pigs in Space and the Electric Mayhem logos. Each glass ships in a full-color window box. Collect them all!
Muppet Show Glass (Item #AUG152321, SRP: $10.99)
Pigs in Space Glass (Item #AUG152322, SRP: $10.99)
Muppet Labs Glass (Item #AUG152320, SRP: $10.99)
Electric Mayhem Glass (Item #AUG152319, SRP: $10.99)
Muppets Select Action Figures Series 1 Asst.
A Diamond Select Toys release! It’s time to meet the Muppets! With the new TV series getting big ratings, the Muppets are hotter than ever, and now they’re getting their very own action figure line from DST! Series 1 gets things started with three different multi-figure packs: Fozzie with Scooter, Gonz o with Camilla, and Kermit with Robin and Bean Bunny. Each figure is in the Select action figure scale, and ranges from 2 to 6 inches tall, with multiple points of articulation. Each multi-pack comes in the famous display-ready Select packaging, with spine artwork for easy shelf reference. Sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios! (Item #NOV152184, SRP $149.94/asst.)
Kermit, Robin and Bean Bunny (Item # SEP158427, SRP: $24.99)
Fozzie and Scooter (Item # SEP158428, SRP: $24.99)
Gonzo and Camilla (Item # SEP158429, SRP: $24.99)
Plants vs. Zombies PVZ Garden Warfare Minimates Series 2 Box Set
A Diamond Select Toys release! Time for a second helping of combat! Based on the hit video game Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare, this new box set of Minimates mini-figures pits new plants against new zombies, and the garden stakes have definitely been raised! The Plumber Zombie (with Plunge Shot) and Wrestler Zombie (with Piledriver) take on the Toxic Chomper, Shadow Flower and Fire Pea! Each zombie stands approximately 2 inches tall with 14 points of articulation, while the pants stand 1-2 inches tall with one point of articulation, and all parts and accessories are fully interchangeable. Packaged on a full-color blister card. Designed by Art Asylum! (Item #NOV152189, SRP: $24.99)
Star Trek TOS Retro Bridge Playset
A Diamond Select Toys release! Return to the days of Captain Kirk and the original U.S.S. Enterprise with this retro-scaled recreation of the classic Mego Enterprise Bridge Playset! Maintaining all the features of the original release, this playset will make your 8-inch retro cloth figures explore the galaxy with interchangeable view screens, or vanish with the turn of a transporter dial! Featuring a classic fold-up design, this playset becomes a carrying case, allowing you to boldly go where no starship has gone before! Playset features vinyl and cardboard construction, and comes packaged in a full-color, retro-style box. Lovingly re-created by DST! (Item #OCT152204, SRP: $60.00)
Superman The Animated Series Ceramic Cookie Jar
You’ll feel more powerful than a locomotive every time you grab a cookie out of this cookie jar in the shape of Superman’s shield logo from Superman: The Animated Series! Measuring approximately 12” long, this ceramic cookie jar has a removable lid and holds plenty of your favorite Kryptonian treat. Packaged in a full-color box. (Item #DEC152121, SRP: $39.99)
X-Files Classic TV Minimates Series 1 Box Set
It’s been 23 years since Agents Mulder and Scully began investigating strange phenomena, and now they’re one of the strangest phenomena of all, with their long-awaited 10th season a certified hit! This Minimates box set includes 2-inch mini-figures of Mulder, Scully, Flukeman, and the Cigarette-Smoking Man with removable trenchcoat, all based on the classic episodes, and each with 14 points of articulation. Packaged on a full-color blister card. (Item #DEC152117, SRP: $24.99)