Monthly Archives: May, 2009

San Diego Comic-Con 2009 Exclusives – Part 7 Dick Tracy

dicktracySan Diego Comic Con EXCLUSIVE DICK TRACY (SDCC Pick Up)

This is one of the two San Diego Comic Con Black and White Dick Tracy figures from Shocker Toys. This purchase is for pick up at SDCC. This Dick Tracy includes 1 suit dressed figure, small handgun, extra hands and hat. This online purchase will be limited to 2 online runs and 1 on site run. Once the limit is reached the next time orders will be taken is a few weeks from now. The other Dick Tracy limited Black and White w/Trenchcoat and Tommy Gun will be available onsite only to those with a qualifying purchase ticket.

Price is $35 includes postage (international postage is extra).

San Diego Comic-Con 2009 Exclusives – Part 6 Darth Vader

Star Wars Darth Vader Limited Edition Helmet

for Breast Cancer Research

DarthVaderBreastCancerGentle Giant Ltd. will be helping raise money for Breast Cancer Research by selling a Limited Edition Star Wars Darth Vader Helmet at San Diego Comic Con 2009. The helmet is pink in color (the Breast Cancer Research color) and is displayed on a special stand.

Not only will this add a unique Vader to your collection, but it will help a very important cause at the same time.

Show Price: $65 (plus tax)

Product Update for 05/25/09!

*Update for 05/25/09*

Restock!

SideShow GI Joe Cobra Commander

SideShow GI Joe Snake Eyes

SideShow Star Wars Imperial Stormtrooper

Hot Toys US 75th Ranger

Dragon WWII US Ben Harris

Dragon WWII US General Patton

Also on a side note we are now carrying other non 1:6 action figures (Minimates, MR POTC stuff, NECA figures, Hasbro Indiana Jones figures, foreign Tatio Indiana Jones items and some LEGO sets) on our site. So check it out!

San Diego Comic-Con 2009 Exclusives – Part 5 Minimates

SDCC Dark Avengers Minimates!

DarkAvengersToys R Us and Diamond Select Toys announced a new opportunity for fans across the country to experience the excitement and wonder of San Diego Comic Con as well as to get their hands on the hottest new exclusive featuring the current stars of the Marvel Comics Universe!

Still reeling after the stunning events of the Secret Invasion, the Marvel Universe was turned upside down by the whirlwind success of Norman Osborn and his Dark Avengers. With their stolen legacies and costumes deceiving the general public, these new “heroes” have swept the nation along with their message – He Lost. They Won. Accept Change. Now they’re invading your collection with the first Dark Avengers Minimates box set – featuring Norman Osborn as the Iron Patriot, Marvel Boy, Venom as Spider-Man and Daken as Wolverine!

Launching this July, the first-ever Toys R Us San Diego Comic Con exclusive will be available nationwide in the form of the Dark Avengers Minimates! No longer requiring the travel to San Diego, Diamond Select is bringing this exclusive set directly to ToysRUs.com for a special event combining the biggest pop culture gathering of the year with the latest exclusive toys and collectibles. Fans lucky enough to attend San Diego Comic Con in person can also pick up this exclusive set by visiting Entertainment Earth’s booth (#2343) on the show floor.

Toy Anxiety has just added a variety of Minimates to our Web site. Click here to view our selection.

San Diego Comic-Con 2009 Exclusives – Part 4 Star Wars

HanLukeStormtrooperHan Solo and Luke Skywalker in Stormtrooper Disguise
Comic-Con 2009 Attendee Edition

Heroes of the Rebellion
12 inch Figure

Item Number: 2179
Manufactured by: Sideshow Collectibles
Limited Edition: 2000

Price: US $189.99 (Pick-up Price Only)

The Han Solo 12 inch Figure features:

  • Fully articulated male body (armored body) with 30+ points of articulation
  • Fully detailed Stormtrooper armor set with bodysuit
  • Helmet with fully detailed interior*
  • Stormtrooper blaster
  • 12-inch Figure Display Base with Star Wars Logo

 The Luke Skywalker 12 inch Figure features:

  • Fully articulated male body (armored body) with 30+ points of articulation
  • Fully detailed Stormtrooper armor set with bodysuit
  • Helmet with fully detailed interior*
  • Unique belt with grappling hook accessories & comlink
  • Stormtrooper blaster
  • 12-inch Figure Display Base with Star Wars Logo

Again, check with Dan at the store to see if we will be getting this figure in stock.

Toy Anxiety will be at BotCon next week – Get 10% Off

BotCon 2009Toy Anxiety will be at BotCon next week May 28-31 in Pasadena, California. To get 10% off any purchase at our table, just tell Mike the correct answer to the following question:

What is a matrix?

This offer is limited to only one 10% discount per person for the length of the convention.

New on our Blog – A Link to our main Web site

Our Other SitesFirst off, welcome to all of you folks who come to our blog from other sites besides our main site, www.toyanxiety.com. We have added a link to our site under the “Our Other Sites” topic on the lower right side of this page. Just scroll down until you see the link.

Welcome and we hope you enjoy our site!

Comic-Con 2009 Exclusives – Part 3 Coraline

CoralineStarSweaterOne of Neca’s offering this year will be Coraline in Star Spangled Sweater.  This special edition figure of Coraline from Henry Selick and Neil Gaiman’s hit stop motion film features a brand new outfit and facial expression not available anywhere else. Coraline also sports a fully poseable bendable doll body and articulation at the neck, wrists and boots, and comes with a doll stand for display.

Again, check with Dan at the store to see if we will be getting this figure in stock.

Comic-Con 2009 Exclusives – Part 2 Ghostbusters

Who you going to call?Dr. Egon Spengler with Slimer

Mattel has a real winner with its GHOSTBUSTERS Classics Dr. Egon Spengler with Slimer action figure. This is the first in a line of highly detailed, fully articulated figures of the one and only Ghostbusters. The first figure in the line, Dr. Egon Spengler, comes complete with Proton Pack and gun as well as a pack-in Slimer figure available no where else. Start your Ghostbusters Classics collection today! Again, check with Dan at the store to see if we will be carrying these!

Maybe they will make figures of the Arizona Ghostbusters too!

Comic-Con 2009 Exclusives – Part 1 Iron Man

IronManMarkIIIWith Comic-Con only two months away, I thought I would start running a series highlighting some of the exclusives that are being offered this year. I will try to show the manufacturer, some pictures of each item, their availability and price (Comic-Con Pickup Price). If an item you really want is sold out by the manufacturer, check with Dan at the store to see what we are getting in.

Iron Man Mark III
Comic-Con 2009 Attendee Edition

Sold Out – Pickup Only at Comic-Con

Iron Man
Gunmetal Grey
12 inch Figure

Item Number: 900457
Manufactured by: Hot Toys

Price: US $179.99 (Comic-Con Pickup Price)

Sideshow Collectibles brings the latest addition to Hot Toys’ Movie Masterpiece Series — the Gunmetal Grey Iron Man MARK III 12-inch figure, originally created for Hong Kong record company Silly Thing. Each 12-inch Movie Masterpiece Series figure features Hot Toys’ fully articulated 12-inch figure body and a generous number of accessories.  Batteries Included.

The Iron Man Mark III 12 inch Figure features:

  • Stands approximate 12 inches tall
  • Over 36 points of articulation
  • Metallic paint
  • Light-up eyes and heart (battery operated)
  • Three pairs of interchangeable hands, including light-up repulsor hand
  • Alternate unique head with authentic likeness of Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark
  • 12-inch figure stand
  • Full color display packaging