BigBadToyStore: 20% Off, Exclusive Busts, More!

has sent out a message with a bunch of new preorders and new items in stock. The biggest bits of news are the return of the 20% off sale on older items, and the announcement of upcoming BBTS-exclusive Transformers Thrust, Ramjet and Dirge busts! Each conehead bust is limited to 250 pieces, and they are available separately or as a discounted three-pack.

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Hi – Here is another exciting update from about many more new preorders, more new arrivals, a new exclusive, and our latest sale!

20% OFF SALE:  Save 20% on everything in the store except 'new' and 'preorder / backorder' items!  We've just removed the 'new' designation from hundreds more products so even more figures are on sale.  This sale will last until 7:00 PM Central time on Monday August 6th.  Just choose your favorite menu to start shopping.


BBTS EXCLUSIVE – TRANSFORMERS SEEKER BUSTS:  Limited to only 250 pieces worldwide, we are proud to present the new Ramjet, Thrust, and Dirge busts.  These busts fit in nicely with the rest of Diamond Select's Transformer line and they are priced at $59.99 each, or save $15 and buy the entire set for $164.99.   Due to the extremely low edition size, this should be a tough set to find in the future.  Check out the coneheads below, and stay tuned for more exclusives in the future!

GI JOE 25TH – WAVE 3 SINGLES:  These were on display at Comic-con so we have some early images of all the wave 2 & 3 figures!  Wave 3 includes these figures:  Zartan, Shipwreck, Stalker, Red Ninja, Firefly.  We have sets at $34.99 and cases of 8 with a few extra figures at $47.99

DC SUPERHEROES – NEW BATMAN WAVE:  Mattel has just announced a new case wave that contains 6 brand new figures.  This case will be released in October and it includes one each of:  Batman (Classic Black and Gray), Clayface (from comic line), Joker, Nightwing, Catwoman, and Bruce Wayne to Batman.  We have preorders open at $59.99 for the full set of 6 here:

SPIDER-MAN UNLEASHED:  Hasbro's first batch of Unleashed figures from the Marvel world look great – We have the New Goblin, Spider-Man, Sandman, Venom, and Black Suited Spider-Man up for preorder at $24.99 – in and out of package photos are available here:

MARVEL LEGENDS ICONS – WAVES 5 & 6:  Two great new waves that each feature variant versions of one figure.  We have sets of Nightcrawler, Daredevil, and Yellow Daredevil as well as Phoenix, Colossus, and Dark Phoenix at $74.99 per set of 3.

STAR WARS ADMIRAL ACKBAR BUST:  Another cool new offering from Gentle Giant, this bust is up for preorder at $43.99

STAR WARS CLASSICS BUSTS:  More smaller scale busts are up for preorder at $26.99 each – Queen Amidala, Snowtrooper and Hammerhead are listed here

TRANSFORMERS – JAPANESE EXCLUSIVES:  We have small quantities of the Gold Metallic Bumblebee with movie ticket, and the new Micron Booster sets. These are available at $79.99 and $84.99 respectively – here are the two links:
= Bumblebee
= Micron Booster Case

SIDESHOW TOYS – TONS OF NEW STUFF:  Sideshow easily had the largest display of all new products at Comic-Con – a very impressive setup and the new figures are amazing.  This is a big list – here goes:

–PREMIUM FORMAT TOMB RAIDER – LARA CROFT:  This awesome figure was one of the best at the show – up for preorder at $229.99

–THOR VS LOKI DIORAMA:  These end up being very limited and usually appreciate quite nicely – preorders have been listed at $279.99

–BLACK CAT DIORAMA:  Another beauty from Adam Hughes – $119.99

–ROBOCOP PREMIUM FORMAT:  19 inches tall – $259.99 – very cool

–CHUCKY – LIFE SIZE DOLL:  This huge Chucky from 'Seed of Chucky' is up for preorder at $519.99

–WARCRAFT DIORAMA:  Blood Elf vs Draenei Paladin – early prototype images only, but it looks very nice – $279.99

–1:1 SCALE R2-D2 & C-3P0:  At over $5k each, these two life sized droids are the ultimate replicas from Sideshow

–ALIEN VS PREDATOR PROPS:  Three cool new items including Predator Mask, Predator Plasma Cannon, and Predator Shuriken are up for preorder at24.99 to $279.99

–MUCH MORE SIDESHOW:  We just don't have room to do a full listing for everything, but here is a rundown of some of the other items Sideshow produces or distributes:

13" Sall-Mountable Alien Diorama
Wolverine Legendary Scale Bust
Electric Tiki Mighty Mouse
Electric Tiki Prince Valiant
Disney VCD:  Guitar Mickey, Tinkerbell, Tigger, Belle, Ariel
Buffy Tooned Up Maquette
Elizabeth Swann – Hot Toys 12"
Prison Break – Lincoln & Michael Street Clothes
Saw Puppet VCD
Rambo – First Blood
Trick 'r Treat – 15" Sam
Star Wars – C3P0 & Wicket VCD
Hannibal Lectur – Real Action Hero
Alien – 16" Brown Alien Warrior
Cosbaby – Jack Sparrow & more PotC figures
Star Wars – Luke Skywalker Rebel Commander
Frankenstein – 20" Figure
Godfather – Don Vitto Corleone Premium Format
Terminator – T-800 Life Size Bust

SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON EXCLUSIVES:  We had a buyers at the show working hard to secure a variety of show-only items.   More exclusives will be listed later in the week as our buyers get everything counted and shipped, here is the current list of items – most in quite limited quantities.  The pricing is not as low as we'd like, but our buyers needed to be rewarded for the time spent and getting these is a fairly expensive process:

–LIVING DEAD DOLLS RESURRECTION:  Limited to only 400 sets worldwide, this set of 4 LDD figures is sure to appreciate nicely in the future:

–GI JOE SILVER HEADED DESTRO:  Pimp-Daddy Destro – very limited numbers:

–STAR WARS – SHADOW SCOUT:  A very cool all-black Speeder Bike Set:

–BATTLESTAR GALACTICA TITANIUM:  A 3-pack of hard to find figures

–WAR WITHIN GRIMLOCK BUST:  Limited to only 600 pieces – by DST $59.99

–MARVEL LEGENDS STAN LEE:  Stan finally gets his own figure & cool box:

–SW CONCEPT YODA & OBI-WAN:  Another nifty addition to the concept lineup

–TITANIUM MENASOR:  A cool dark repaint of Rodimus Prime

–MY LITTLE PONY:  A Comic-Con inspired paint job on this pony

GEKI RANGERS – DX SAIDAIOH:  A huge Rhino figure with a large sword for a horn.  This one is up for preorder at $144.99 – looks to be a cool set.

HOT TOYS MILITARY:  The USMC II Marine Expeditionary Force – Tan Version figure, and its barrel-full of accessories is now up for preorder at $109.99.  Another awesome release from Hot Toys.


STAR WARS ULTIMATE GALACTIC HUNT 2007:  We've just received a variety of the new Gold Coin UGH figures and have them listed between $14.99 and $19.99 each.   Some are on preorder, but that shipment is on the way so they should arrive next week.

HOT TOYS ROCKY – APOLLO & IVAN:  We have all five of the 12" Hot Toys Movie Masterpiece Rocky figures in stock now – all figures are $149.99 and they are nicely executed with cool packaging.

HOT TOYS PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN:  Jack Sparrow and Sao Feng are now in stock for $159.99 each, and the Elizabeth Swann figure is up for preorder.

REVOLTECH:  The new Saber Alter version is now in stock and we've restocked a variety of other items.  Check them all out here:

A CHRISTMAS STORY:  Ralphie and The Old Man are each in stock for $10.99 – its a bit early for Christmas, but these may sell out before its time.

STAR TREK – RETRO CLOTH FIGURES:  The first set of figures is now in stock for $29.99 – get your Kirk & Klingon now and be sure to reserve wave two: Spock & Andorian as well.

GEKI RANGERS – DX FIRE SET:  Another cool mecha from Bandai, this set is in stock for $84.99 and it looks to be fairly complex, the box was pretty good sized so its a nice big figure.

HUNDREDS MORE ITEMS:  There are well over 150 other items that arrived this week, we just don't have room to list them all, so take a quick swing through your favorite menus to see if anything new has arrived.

Thanks for your interest in and be sure to take advantage of the 20% Off Sale – it ends Monday night at 7:00 Central time.

Joel & The BBTS Crew