SDCC 2014 Toys, Cosplay and Words!

I can’t believe just a week ago I was taking my first strides into the belly of preview night at San Diego Comic Con 2014.  As usual, there was an almost insurmountable amount of stuff to gawk at and photograph, incredible cosplay and more things I wanted to buy than what my wallet (and wife) would allow.

Here’s a handful of words about how the show treated me.

Toy wise, I actually left this year with relatively little packed away in my suitcase. I happily picked up the coveted 1000toys Prototype.. which was my #1 choice for toy exclusive this year. (Review to come) Honestly, the only other exclusive I really wanted I completely missed out on simply by virtue of failing to pick it up as soon as I walked in the door, Play Art Kai’s Metal Gear Solid Punished Snake. After seeing the full color version at Play Art’s booth, I wasn’t so bummed out as he looks a lot better painted up than the faux bronze job on the exclusive. I know I’ll be picking him up once he’s available at retail.

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BEST OF SDCC TOY EXCLUSIVES

We’re super excited about SDCC 2012! The countdown has it hitting us in the face in just over two weeks! I’m not sure we’re ready.

Crap. Where’d I put my to-do list?

Any-who we wanted to bring you (in no particular order) a quick short-ish list of some of our favorite SDCC 2012 Toy Exclusives. Some of which you can pre-order RIGHT NOW! Some you may have a shot at in the near future and some of which you sadly missed the boat on.

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Venture Bros. Brock Samson (Bloody)

Price: $14.99

Where: Entertainment Earth

Status: available NOW! here!

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IDW’s Zombie VS Robot 1/6th Zombs

Price $100 (2 versions. blind)

Where: IDW’s Website

Status: Sold Out 😦

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Mike Egan’s Bones

Price: $45

Where: Comic Con 2012

Status: Coming Soon

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3A and Valve’s Square Companion

Price : $40

Where: Bambaland

Status: Sold Out 😦

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Play Arts Kai and Square Enix – Black and White Batman

Price: $65

Where: Square Enix Website store

Status :Preorder here, now!

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NECA’s Evil Dead 2 Ash figure

Price: $25

Status: ?

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Kotobukiya/ArtFX and Action Figure Xpress’s Black Widow Covert Ops Bishoujo Statue w/ Hawkeye Mask! Bishoujo Statue

Price: $65

Status: Preorder June 29th. More info here

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Kotobukiya’s NON-Attendee X-23 X-Force Version Bishoujo Statue

Price: $65

Status: Already out of stock.. but if you enjoy torturing yourself, read more here.

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McFarlane Toy’s Walking Dead Blood Hooded Michonne

Price: ?

Status: info here.

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Diamond Select’s Walking Dead Minimates two-pack

Price: $8.99

Status: Preorder here!

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Sideshow Collectible’s Captain America Rescue edition.

Price: ?

Status: On sale July 3rd 2012 here.

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Squadt gohst s003 [PLAYGE] by Ferg.

20 figures a day. 125 total.

Price: $125

Status: more info here!

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Luke Cheuh’s – Target

250 pieces

Price: ?

Where: here

Status: Available soon

We only scratched the surface here and there’s sure to be a ton more random toy goodness to talk about once we hit the gates.
See you in San Diego!

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