While we were at San Diego Comic-Con 2018 we had a chance to talk to Zach Oat of Diamond Select Toys about their exclusives at the show, as well as some of their upcoming products.
Today Diamond Select Toys released more information on a lot of their products including items from their DC and Marvel comics lines, Kingdom Hearts, Pacific Rim, and my personal favorite Nightmare Before Christmas, as well as many, many more upcoming products.
More information as well as all pictures are courtesy of their press release.
San Diego Comic-Con Wrap-Up: Kingdom Hearts, Sonic, Star Trek and More!
The biggest pop-culture exhibition of the year is in our rear-view, and while many companies showed off new items, Diamond Select Toys revealed dozens of new products scheduled for release in early 2019, from licenses like DC Comics, Marvel Comics, Pacific Rim, Kingdom Hearts, Real Ghostbusters, Star Trek, Nightmare Before Christmas and more! With a variety of formats to choose from, there’s something for every kind of collector – It’s the best of all worlds! Pre-order through your local comic shop, or look it up on shop.diamondselecttoys.com!
Batman Classic TV Series Bruce Wayne & Bat-Phone Resin Busts
A Diamond Select Toys release! Gotham City needs Batman and Robin! Quick, to the Bat-Poles! DST’s colorful line of resin busts based on the Batman Classic TV Series continues with the first-ever bust of Adam West as Bruce Wayne, a.k.a. Batman! In his civilian guise, this 6-inch bust of the Gotham City philanthropist is posed atop a pedestal base inspired by the show’s animated opening sequence, and comes with the Bat-phone, which sits on a tiny pedestal of its own! Limited to only 1,966 pieces, this hand-numbered resin bust comes with a certificate of authenticity in a hand-numbered, full-color box. Designed by Barry Bradfield! Hand-sculpted by Jean St. Jean! (Item #JUL182492, SRP: $59.99)
DC Comic Gallery Catwoman PVC Diorama
A Diamond Select Toys release! How purr-fect is your Gallery? The DC Gallery line of PVC dioramas has an unauthorized visitor, as Catwoman breaks into the breakout series of collectibles from DST! Perched atop a massive Egyptian cat-headed statue, Selina Kyle steals the spotlight in this 9-inch-scale diorama, wearing her modern, curve-hugging black costume. Made of a high-quality plastic, and featuring a detailed sculpt and exacting paint applications, it comes packaged in a full-color window box. Designed by Shawn Knapp, sculpted by James Marsano! (Item #JUL182494, SRP: $45.00)
DC Comic Gallery Shazam PVC Diorama
A Diamond Select Toys release! The Wisdom of Solomon! The Strength of Hercules! Billy Batson’s alter ego Shazam is the next entry in the DC Gallery line of PVC Dioramas, and this approximately 11-inch sculpture captures the hero in a split-second, grabbing a bolt of lightning on its way to the ground. With a feature film in the works, Shazam is poised to ride that lightning back to stardom, and this amazing sculpture celebrates the character’s godlike power! Sculpted by Joe Menna based on a design by Shawn Knapp. Packaged in a full-color window box. (Item #AUG182580, SRP: $45.00)
DC Movie Gallery PVC Dioramas
A Diamond Select Toys release! In the wake of Justice League, the highly anticipated Aquaman movie is on our sonar, and DST is offering two new PVC dioramas based on the film! Arthur Curry, the Aquaman, faces off with the Ocean Master in these two 9-inch PVC sculptures. Featuring detailed sculpting by Rocco Tartamella based on designs by Mark Wong, each features actor likeness and fine paintwork that compares with a high-end resin statue. Each diorama is in scale to all other DC Movie Gallery PVC dioramas, and comes packaged in a full-color window box.
Aquaman PVC (Item #AUG182575, SRP: $45.00)
Ocean Master PVC (Item #AUG182576, SRP: $45.00)
DC Movie Vinimates Aquaman Vinyl Figures
A Diamond Select Toys release! DC Vinimates are taking the ocean by storm! These 4-inch vinyl figures capture the undersea world of the Aquaman movie in their signature blockish style, striking dynamic poses inspired by the film! Aquaman, Black Manta and Ocean Master comprise the first assortment, and they are in scale to all other DC Vinimates. Each comes packaged in a full-color window box. Designed by Barry Bradfield!
Aquaman Vinyl Figure (Item #AUG182577, SRP: $9.99)
Black Manta Vinyl Figure (Item #AUG182578, SRP: $9.99)
Ocean Master Vinyl Figure (Item #AUG182579, SRP: $9.99)
Ghostbusters Select Action Figures Series 9 Real Ghostbusters Asst.
A Diamond Select Toys release! It’s time to get real! The Ghostbusters get animated in the newest assortment of Select action figures from Diamond Select Toys, with figures based on the classic Real Ghostbusters cartoon! Egon, Winston and Slimer make up the assortment, with the two ’Busters wearing their color-coded jumpsuits and packing cartoon-accurate gear, and Slimer coming with a support stand and three interchangeable faces! Plus, each figure includes pieces to build a larger diorama – collect all 15 figures in Series 6-10 to construct the firehouse headquarters’ sign and front doors! Designed by Yuri Tming and sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios! (Item #JUL182490, SRP: $24.99/ea.)
Kingdom Hearts Select Action Figures Series 3 Asst.
A Diamond Select Toys release! Are you ready to play Space Paranoids? The Kingdom Hearts Select action figure line travels to the video game universe of Space Paranoids, where everyone gets a high-tech makeover! This assortment of multi-character figure sets includes Black Coat Mickey Mouse with a Shadow Assassin and a Shadow, Space Paranoids Goofy and Tron with a Shadow, and Space Paranoids Sora (with Photon Debugger) and Donald with Sark! Each figure features multiple points of articulation and is sculpted in a 1/10th scale, and comes packaged in display-ready Select packaging with side-panel artwork for shelf reference. Sculpted by Oluf W. Hartvigsen! (Item #JUL182491, SRP: $24.99/ea.)
Kingdom Hearts 3 Vinimates Vinyl Figures Series 1
A Diamond Select Toys release! The highly anticipated sequel to Kingdom Hearts is almost here, and DST is joining in on the excitement with new toys based on Kingdom Hearts 3! This new assortment of VInimates vinyl figures captures the upcoming game’s protagonists – Sora, Donald and Goofy — in their Toy Story World looks, making these toys… of toys! Each 4” vinyl figure strikes a pose from the game and features a fully articulated neck to customize each dynamic pose. Packaged in a full-color window box. Designed by Barry Bradfield!
Toy Story Sora (Item #AUG182588, SRP: $9.99)
Toy Story Donald (Item #AUG182587, SRP: $9.99)
Toy Story Goofy (Item #AUG182586, SRP: $9.99)
Legends in 3D Marvel Comics Venom ½ Scale Resin Bust
A Diamond Select Toys release! Don’t get tongue-tied! Shout out your love for all things Venom with this breathtaking and drool-inducing half-scale bust of Venom! Measuring approximately 10 inches tall, this bust of Spider-Man’s least favorite dancing partner is based on a design by Joe Allard, and sculpted by Rocco Tartamella. This bust is limited to only 1,000 numbered pieces, and comes packaged in a full-color hand-numbered box. JUL182501, SRP: $150.00)
Legends in 3D Watchmen Movie Rorschach Half-Scale Bust
A Diamond Select Toys release! The conspiracy is real! Diamond Select Toys and Legends in Three Dimensions have colluded on a line of colossal half-scale busts of pop-culture icons, and up next is the ultimate whistle-blower, Rorschach! The anti-hero of the Watchmen movie is now an epic 10” bust, with detailed sculpting by Rocco Tartamella. Limited to only 1,000 pieces, it’s the ultimate Watchmen collectible! Bust comes packaged in a full-color, hand-numbered box with a numbered base and a certificate of authenticity. (Item #AUG182581, $150.00)
Marvel Comic Gallery Squirrel Girl PVC Diorama
A Diamond Select Toys release! Release the Squirrels! And then hurry up and release this Squirrel Girl PVC Diorama, featuring the superheroine who eats nuts and kicks butts! Doreen Green has a long and varied history in the Marvel Comics Universe, but today she’s enjoying the height of her popularity as the Unbeatable Squirrel Girl. This detailed 10-inch sculpture depicts her leaping over a tree stump with Tippy-Toe and her other squirrel allies, with meticulous sculpting by Sam Greenwell based on a design by Uriel Caton. Packaged in a full-color window box! (Item #AUG182582, SRP: $45.00)
Marvel Movie Gallery Ant Man and the Wasp PVC Dioramas
A Diamond Select Toys Release! These PVC Dioramas are not actual size! If anything, these 9-inch scale sculptures of Ant-Man and the Wasp are much bigger than the characters will appear in their highly anticipated 2018 superhero sequel. Featuring the heroes launching themselves into action on a penny and a pair of wings, respectively, each sculpture features detailed sculpting by Dave Cortes. Each comes packaged in a full-color window box.
Ant-Man Diorama (Item #JUL182499, SRP: $45.00)
Wasp Diorama (Item #JUL182500, SRP: $45.00)
Marvel Movie Gallery Black Panther Shuri PVC Diorama
A Diamond Select Toys Release! Sonic boom! The most brilliant mind in Wakanda is T’Challa’s sister Shuri, and she not only designs amazing weapons, she wields them! In this PVC Diorama, Shuri takes aim with her twin Vibranium gauntlets, firing blasts of sonic energy. Measuring approximately 9 inches tall, this statue features detailed sculpting by Rocco Tartamella based on a design by Nelson Asencio, and includes the character’s real movie likeness. Shuri comes packaged in a full-color window box. (Item #JUL182503, SRP: $45.00)
Marvel Comic Premier Collection Daredevil Resin Statue
A Diamond Select Toys release! What is the sound of one hand clapping? We don’t know, because we need both hands to applaud this amazing statue of Daredevil! Hand-sculpted by Jean St. Jean based on a design by Caesar, this 12” scale statue of Matt Murdock’s alter ego captures the vigilante overlooking the city streets with his batons in hand, the perfect embodiment of the watchful hometown hero. Limited to only 3,000 pieces, this statue comes packaged in a hand-numbered, full-color box with a certificate of authenticity. A must-have piece for any Daredevil fan! (Item #AUG182583, SRP: $150.00)
Marvel Comic Premier Collection Lady Deadpool Resin Statue
A Diamond Select Toys release! The lady is a slob! One of the traits Deadpool shares with his alternate-reality female counterpart is their ability to feel at home in the messiest of environments. This statue captures a partially unmasked Wanda Wilson in her natural habitat, with pizza boxes, pistols, cans and cut-offs scattered around her feet, a comforting teddy bear in one hand and an equally comforting katana in the other. This approximately 12-inch resin statue is limited to only 3,000 numbered pieces, and comes packaged in a full-color hand-numbered box. Sculpted by Alejandro Pereira based on a design by Caesar! (Item #JUL182502,SRP: $150.00)
Marvel Movie Milestones Avengers Infinity War Thor Resin Statue
A Diamond Select Toys release! You guys are in trouble now! Thor has arrived on the scene, in his look from the end of Avengers: Infinity War, and the Black Order had better run! This approximately 16” statue shows Thor raising his new hammer, Stormbreaker, over his head as lightning strikes the ground beneath him. Limited to only 1,000 pieces, it is in scale to other Marvel Movie Milestones statues and comes packaged in a full-color box with a certificate of authenticity. Sculpted by Jorge Santos Souza from a design by Joe Allard!(Item #AUG182584, SRP: $250.00)
Marvel Movie Milestones Black Panther Resin Statue
A Diamond Select Toys Release! Wakanda Forever! To celebrate the monetary milestones reached by the Black Panther movie, DST is returning to Wakanda to create the ultimate Black Panther collectible! This approximately 14” resin statue depicts the Black Panther himself crouching atop a massive panther statue in his native land. Sculpted by Rocco Tartamella, this statue is limited to an edition of only 1,000 pieces, this incredible statue is the ultimate collectible for fans of the Black Panther movie or comics. Includes numbered certificate of authenticity in a full-color, hand-numbered box. (Item #JUL182504, SRP: $250.00)
Marvel Movie Milestones Iron Man MK1 Resin Statue
A Diamond Select Toys Release! Get ready for some retro tech! To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, DST is traveling back to where it all began, with Tony Stark taking to the skies as Iron Man for the very first time! Wearing his scratch-built Mark 1 armor, Iron Man comes to life in this approximately 14-inch scale Resin statue, featuring amazing sculptural detail and real metal elements. Limited to an edition of only 1,000 pieces, this incredible statue is the ultimate collectible for fans of Iron Man comics, movies, or of the Marvel Universe overall. Includes numbered certificate of authenticity in a full-color, hand-numbered box. Sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios! (Item #JUL182505, SRP: $250.00)
Nightmare Before Christmas Gallery Oogie’s Lair Jack PVC Diorama
A Diamond Select Toys release! Jack is back, in an all-new diorama! The hero of Tim Burton’s Nightmare Before Christmas, Jack Skellington stars in this new PVC sculpture, capturing a scene from his climactic raid on Oogie Boogie’s lair. Stepping over a skeletal cowboy slot machine to save Sally and Santa from the spooky sack of insects, Jack balances on one foot in this beautifully balanced sculpt by Cortes Studio. Based on a design by Joe Allard! Packaged in a full-color window box. (Item #AUG182589, SRP: $45.00)
Pacific Rim Uprising Select Action Figures Series 3 Asst.
A Diamond Select Toys Release! Join the Uprising! Three new Jaegers are joining the fight against the kaiju menace, and each giant robot is cooler than the last! Joining the six Jaegers in Series 1 and 2, November Ajax, Valor Omega and the Kaiju-infected Jaeger Drone each measure between 7 and 8 inches tall. Each figure comes with interchangeable alternate hands, and each features approximately 16 points of articulation! Packaged in display-ready Select action figure packaging, with side-panel artwork for shelf reference. Sculpted by BigShot ToyWorks! (Item #JUL182498, SRP: $24.99/ea.)
Pacific Rim Uprising Gipsy Avenger Vinyl Bust Bank
A Diamond Select Toys Release! Save some cash for the upcoming apocalypse with this vinyl bust bank of Gipsy Avenger! The massive Jaeger is now an approximately 8-inch vinyl bust, featuring detailed sculpting and paint applications, as well as a coin slot on the back and an access door on the base! It’s a collectible and a place to collect your change! Bank comes packaged in a clear polybag. Sculpted by BigShot ToyWorks! (Item #JUL182497, SRP: $29.99)
Sonic the Hedgehog Minimates Series 1 Box Set
A Diamond Select Toys release! Hurry up, it’s time to order the first set of Sonic the Hedgehog Minimates! Based on the long-running, smash hit video game series, the Sonic line kicks off with a bang, as Sonic, Tails, Amy Rose, and the evil Doctor Eggman! Each two-inch mini-figure features 14 points of articulation and fully interchangeable parts, and includes a clear display stand. Designed by Barry Bradfield! (Item #AUG182590,SRP: $24.99)
Sonic the Hedgehog Vinimates Vinyl Figures
A Diamond Select Toys Release! We feel the need for speed! Hurtling towards your Vinimates collection come three vinyl figures straight from the world of Sonic the Hedgehog! Sonic, Tails and Dr. Eggman each get the Vinimates treatment, striking a pose from the game in the line’s distinctive block-figure style. Standing approximately 4 inches tall, each Vinimate features an articulated neck for further posing options, and comes packaged in a full-color window box. Designed by Barry Bradfield!
Sonic Vinimate (Item #JUL182494, SRP: $9.99)
Tails Vinimate (Item #JUL182496, SRP: $9.99)
Eggman Vinimate (Item #JUL182495, SRP: $9.99)
Star Trek Movie Select Action Figures
A Diamond Select Toys release! The toy line everyone’s waited for is finally here! Since J.J. Abrams debuted his new Star Trek universe (the “Kelvin Timeline”) in 2009, fans have asked for a screen-accurate, 7” scale, fully articulated line of toys. Now, DST has brought the new timeline to the world of Select action figures! These screen-accurate figures of Kirk and Spock capture the costumes and faces of the new movies, and each features approximately 16 points of articulation, as well as multiple accessories and connecting transporter pads. Packaged in display-ready Select action figure packaging with side-panel artwork for shelf reference. (Item #AUG182585, SRP: $24.99/ea.)