BBTS Newsletter 5/9

Joel of Big Bad Toy Store has just sent out a brand new newsletter featuring some new preorders and restocks of hard to find items.  There's only one Transformers related item– the Nike FREE Shoe-formers have been restocked at $79.99 for the set of Convoy and Megatron.  The rest of the newsletter can be read by clicking "Read More".

Hi – Here is a quick update from about a
wide variety of new preorders and more new arrivals! Be sure to check
out the extensive list of items below for great additions to your


continues its expansion into licensed characters with the new 16"
Batgirl figure and four different 16" & 17" figures from Spider-Man 3
Gwen Stacy, Mary Jane Watson, Peter Parker, and Spider-Man – each
limited from 2500 to 3500 pieces and listed $15 to $20 below MSRP.

DOCTOR WHO 5" FIGURES: We've just received info about a new 5" figure
case assortment that includes a variety of figures we've never offered
before: The Moxx, Cassandra, Sycorax, Gold Dalek & Ninth Doctor are
available as a set of 5 for $54.99 here:

cool blue-haired version of the 1/7 Rudy PVC Statue will be sold in North
America, and BBTS is one of only several retails to sell this item.
This is another beautiful sculpt from Shunya Yamashita, complete with sword
and optional clothing bits. Up for preorder now $5 under MSRP at $59.99.

DOCTOR WHO 12" FIGURES: Three new figures up for preorder at $29.99
include: Judoon Commander, Martha Jones, and Novice Hame. Check them
all out here:

TRANSFORMERS SPORTS LABEL: Our initial shipment was sold-out before it
arrived, we were lucky enough to secure a very small amount more at
aftermarket pricing (instead of wholesale pricing). The set is now
back up for preorder at $79.99 – reserve yours now, I don't think we'll be
able to get anymore after this.

ESSENCE OF BUFFY STATUES: A fantastic new series of statues from
Diamond Select. Each statue features an electronic light-up feature and all
come with very detailed and accurate sculpting. We now have all 4 of the
Essence statues up for preorder at $109.99 each:

GI JOE 2007 8" FIGURES: Hasbro has recently released images of this
year's wave of Kung-Fu Grip soldiers as well as announced some new
ones.  Check out the very cool Metal Mayhem set with Snake Eyes along with the
Adventure Team figures with animals, and the new Leatherneck, Desert
Wolf, and Shockwave figures here:

CORGI DIE-CAST: MARVEL, BOND & BATMAN: We've just listed a variety of
new die-cast figures & vehicles from Corgi including nearly 20
different Batmobiles and related Batman vehicles, 13 1/12 Scale Marvel figures
including Dark Phoenix, Elektra vs Daredevil, Colossus and more, and
over 20 James Bond vehicles. We'll continue to carry more new releases from
Corgi as they announce them – check out the list of items here:

SPIDER-MAN 3 – NEW MOVIE ASSORTMENT: Hasbro has just unveiled the
latest assortment of new figures. We've broken down the case assortment and
listed everything singly. Check out the 8 new figures here:

ANIME GIRLS: Another scorching new batch of preorders – check out
these must-see ladies:

–DANCING GIRL NILE: An original characters sculpted in 1/6 scale

–BOME VOLUME 23: Saber from Fate/Stay Night looks great – $27.99

–QUEENS BLADE: 1/6 Scale high end Menas & Airi with adjustable

–IKKI TOUSEN: 1/6 Sonsaku Hakufu – This outfit is nearly falling off

–CHAOS GATE: A very nicely done Ignis in a flowing White Dress is up
for preorder at $126.99 – crafted by Orchid Seed

–EVANGELION AGEL CHROMOSOME: The new Shamsel figure comes with quite
a small outfit and is priced at $28.99

SOUL OF CHOGOKIN – GX-37 KING JOE: Bandai's latest entry into the ever
expanding S.O.C. series is now up for preorder at $84.99

STARGATE PEWTER FIGURES: Six different core characters from both
Stargate SG-1 and Stargate Atlantis are now up for preorder from Phoenix Icons.
Each figure is priced at $32.99 and fully painted.

SOTA TOYS – NOW PLAYING MOVIE FIGURES 4: The fourth wave of Sota's
popular series includes: The Leprechaun, Anubus Warrior from The
Mummy, and Shadow Puppet Klown from Killer Klowns from Outer Space. Each
figure is available for $2 under MSRP at $13.99

STAR WARS FINE MOLDS Y-WING: The masters at Fine Molds have finally
created a Y-Wing model kit. We have this on listed at $36.99 and it
will be arriving this summer.

DISNEY'S CARS: We've just listed a pair of specialty market exclusive
items. These new items won't be available in the big-box mass market
chains. A new 7-pack of core characters are now available in a
gift-set for $25.99, and we've also listed the Mac Truck Playset that comes with
a bonus Cars figure at $19.99

FLEXIDISPLAY STANDS: These innovative stands feature three arms of
multiple lengths that can be adjusted to hold nearly any size Macross
valkyrie, Star Wars ship, or any other ship of roughly that size.
Check out the stands in action here:

MARVEL TITANIUM: Hasbro has announced another round of 3.75" figures –
up for preorder at $17.49 are the new Captain America, Iron Man, and
Juggernaut figures.

HASBRO MARVEL SUPERHERO SQUAD: Hasbro will be creating larger
collector packs of your favorite mini-heroes. The Mega packs are $11.99 each and
include an X-Men pack and Fantastic Four pack. And there is also an
even larger $23.99 Collector's pack that should contain roughly 8 figures

HOT TOYS – ROCKY – CLUBBER LANG STREET GEAR: The fifth figure from the
Movie Masterpiece series is now up for preorder at $149.99. Mr. T
looks mean and nasty in this outfit

SIDESHOW'S JOHN WAYNE CAVALRY OFFICER: Sideshow has been selling out
of nearly everything they produce lately so don't miss out on this one,
the third 12" John Wayne figure to date. His Cavalry outfit is from the
Civil Ware era and the figure is priced at $47.99

STAR WARS METAL: Attakus brings us 3 more figures from the Metal
Collection. Chewbacca, Han Solo, and Luke Skywalker are each priced
between $92.99 and $112.99


DISNEY CARS CASE 'M': This new assortment of cars features a variety
of newer figures including the highly sought after Ferrari F430. Cases of
18 are in stock now for $69.99

FUTURAMA – BENDER BANK & BOBBLES: The 12" Bender Bank and a variety of
smaller Bobble Heads are now in stock from Funko from $9.99 to $22.99

MAZINKAISER & SHIN GETTER: Zacca P.A.P. has just released 8" pvc
versions of these two heavy hitting robots. Each is priced at $84.99 – they are
very nicely done and come packaged in a large box with many windows,
and each figure is positioned in a cool action pose in the box.

NINTENDO MONOPOLY & MORE: A wide variety of Monopoly games from
USAOpoly have just arrived. All of them are available for $29.99 including:
Family Guy, Bond, Nintendo, Simpsons, Snoopy, John Deere, Pirates,
Shrek and more.

HOT TOYS ALIENS SNAP KITS: These cool mini model kits come packaged in
mini alien eggs, each box of 12 should contain a full set of 10 figures
as well as a few duplicates. Both aliens and the crew are included.

GETTER 1 – WEATHERED MODEL: This piece is limited to only 1500 pieces
worldwide and made by Miracle House. In stock now for $119.99

ROCKY 3D MOVIE POSTER: Just in today from McFarlane, this is one of
the best movie posters they have done yet. They have revised the cardboard
packaging style and this poster is pretty elaborate – $19.99

both of these long sold-out sets at $39.99 each.

Thanks for your interest in and be sure to check
out some of the many new items listed above.


Joel & The BBTS Crew