Friday, 24 May 2024

San Diego Comic-Con: A Toy Collector’s Dream

San Diego Comic-Con is a haven for collectors and fans of pop-culture merchandise. With this year’s convention just around the corner, we’ve compiled a list of the coolest exclusive toys that will be available on the show floor. From beloved characters from The Simpsons and Star Wars to iconic superheroes and more, there’s something for everyone. Let’s dive in and explore these exciting exclusives.

The Simpsons Mr. Sparkle 7” Medium Figure

Simpsons Mr. Sparkle
A unique combination of a lightbulb and a fish, the Mr. Sparkle figure bears a striking resemblance to Springfield’s most famous resident, Homer Simpson. Presented by Kid Robot, this exclusive figure can be pre-ordered now.

Terminator 2 T-1000 Figure

Terminator 2 T-1000
NECA Toys is keeping the details about this figure under wraps, but they’ve announced its existence on Twitter. Keep an eye out for more information on the SDCC show floor.

Super Powers Micro Figure 3 Pack

Super Powers Micro Figure
Gentle Giant offers a collection of classic DC heroes with this three-pack of micro figures. Paying homage to the beloved 1984 Kenner figures, these exclusive toys are available for pre-order exclusively to Premium Guild members.

Chewbacca McQuarrie Concept 1:6 Scale Mini Bust

Chewbacca McQuarrie Concept
Gentle Giant captures Ralph McQuarrie’s early designs of Chewbacca in this stunning 1:6 scale mini bust. Although currently sold out, this exquisite recreation of one of Star Wars’ most iconic characters is worth a look.

Kidrobot Exclusive Bebop

Kidrobot Exclusive Bebop
Fans of the Nickelodeon Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series will delight in this exclusive Bebop figure brought to you by Kidrobot. Be sure to visit their booth to grab this $40 collectible.

Kylo Ren And Obi-Wan 6-Inch Figures

Kylo Ren and Obi-Wan Figures
Hasbro presents these highly detailed Kylo Ren and Obi-Wan figures. Priced at $34.99 and $44.99 respectively, these figures are a must-have for Star Wars enthusiasts. The Obi-Wan figure even includes a replica of Princess Leia’s hologram.

Mega Bloks Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Rooftop Combat Construction Set

Mega Bloks TMNT
Mega Bloks brings an exciting twist to the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles with their Rooftop Combat Construction Set. Featuring Leonardo battling the Shredder on a New York rooftop, this set pays tribute to the original black and white comic book series. Pre-order is available through Toys R Us’ website for $39.99.

Shark Tank Mark Cuban, Daymond John, Barbara Corcoran 3 3/4-Inch Action Figure Set

Shark Tank Action Figures
This fun and unexpected set features the three hosts of Shark Tank. Complete with chair accessories and seven points of articulation, these action figures will amuse both fans of the show and collectors. Coming from Entertainment Earth, this set is priced at $44.99.

Batman V Superman: The Joker’s Wild Batman 19-Inch Figure

Batman V Superman Joker's Wild Batman
Entertainment Earth presents an astonishing take on Batman with this 19-inch figure. Covered in lewd drawings and Joker tags, this exclusive figure captures the Joker’s mark on Batman. It is available for $59.99.

Farmboy Luke Return of the Jedi Jumbo Figure

Farmboy Luke Return of the Jedi
For fans seeking nostalgia, Gentle Giant releases a limited remake of the original 1983 Farmboy Luke figure. Complete with its original packaging and paint, this exclusive figure is a true collector’s item. Unfortunately, pre-orders are sold out, and only 250 figures will be released.

Alien Warrior 18″ Prototype

Alien Warrior Prototype
Super 7 introduces a unique toy for Alien fans: an 18″ mock-up of the 1986 Kenner action figure of the Warrior Alien from the film Aliens. With handwritten notes about the production process, this exclusive collectible will be available at booth 4945.

Masters Of The Universe 3.75″ Retro Figures Wave 2

Masters Of The Universe Retro Figures
Super 7 brings a challenge to purchasing their retro He-Man figures. Priced at $15 each, fans will need to obtain a “Power Token” from booth 4945, then visit Super 7’s “Skeletor’s Lair Pop-Up Shop” at 701 8th Avenue to purchase these exclusive figures. Good luck on your quest!

Pokemon 20th Anniversary Ash and Pikachu Figures

Pokemon 20th Anniversary Figures
As part of Pokémon’s 20th anniversary celebration, Tomy offers an Ash and Pikachu figure set for $19.99. This exclusive set is only available on the show floor.

Marvel Legends Dr. Strange Figure

Marvel Legends Dr. Strange
Hasbro will showcase a variety of new figures at the convention, including a 6″ Dr. Strange figure from the upcoming film starring Benedict Cumberbatch.

UK Spider-Man

UK Spider-Man
Hasbro will also reveal a UK-inspired 6″ Spider-Man figure alongside Dr. Strange. Stay tuned for release dates and pricing information.

With so many fantastic exclusives to choose from, Comic-Con attendees are in for a treat. Which figures are you most excited about? Let us know in the comments below.

FAQs

Q: Can these exclusive toys be purchased online?
A: Some toys may be available for pre-order online, depending on the retailer. However, availability may be limited.

Q: Are these toys limited edition?
A: Some of these toys are limited edition, so it’s essential to act fast to secure one for your collection.

Q: Can I find these exclusive toys at other conventions?
A: These specific exclusives are unique to San Diego Comic-Con and may not be available at other conventions.

Conclusion

San Diego Comic-Con offers a treasure trove of exclusive toys that cater to fans of various pop-culture franchises. From beloved characters to unique collectibles, the convention promises a memorable experience for toy enthusiasts. Whether you’re a fan of The Simpsons, Star Wars, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, or other iconic properties, there’s something for everyone. Don’t miss the opportunity to grab these exclusive toys at this year’s convention.