BBTS have sent us a note letting us know they have posted new pre-orders for the Calibre Transformers 20 Inch Optimus Prime and Bumblebee Resin Statues. These are some BIG Bot statues at 20 inches tall and Prime weighing in at a whopping 21 pounds! They are more than meets the size with a limited edition run of just 500 pieces worldwide with a price to match at nearly $1,200 USD. Look for these statues to be shipping In the fall winter time. See more details and images after on the mega statues.
Hey guys, just built a huge lEGO version of OPTIMUS PRIME. Built from over 10,000 pieces of lego. He stands at 55 cm tall. Has taken me around two years to design and create. I have used mostly old school Lego pieces to give him the old school 'lego-mus' prime look. He weighs as much as a 20-inch TV
Sideshow Collectibles have posted news
about their Transformers Revenge of the Fallen Optimus Prime Maqette. The news updates that figure will be presented on their blog this Tuesday, August 24th with a "full product reveal." Additionally, pre-orders for the live action Optimus Prime Magutte will begin this Thursday August 26th, 2010. Be sure to check out our exclusive coverage of the Sideshow Maquette Here
Ouch, another one bites the dust! Following the Transformers Icons Optimus Prime Bust, it looks like Diamond is on a roll with the Optimus Prime statue cancellations. We've just got word from BBTS that the Diamond Select Optimus Prime Statue has been cancelled as well. "Hi - Diamond has just informed us that this item has been cancelled, and as a result they will not be able to fill our orders. We apologize for the inconvenience. We have cancelled all preorders and removed the item from our site."
Thanks to our very own Ender who has been informed by Entertainment Earth that the Transformers Icons Optimus Prime Bust has been "CANCELLED." According to their notification email, "Transformers Icons Optimus Prime Bust (Item DC640708), which you ordered,
has been cancelled by the manufacturer and no units were ever shipped to Entertainment Earth." That kind of sucks. Read the full message after the jump.
Looks like Pop Box collectibles has cut a deal to get Sideshow to carry there Optimus Prime statue. Pop Box announced this statue recently at an outrageous price of nearly $400 for a statue that is not to scale with an over-sized head, lacks most of the detailing from the movie character and has a gaunt uninspired pose. Statues are supposed to be super accurate right? Order the Optimus Prime Statue for $389.99 from Sideshow Collectibles
As previous reported from Toy Fair 2010
, Diamond Select Toys has a bunch of new statues and buts queued up for release this year. One of the biggest surprises is a new scupture of the fan favorite Power Master Optimus Prime that features the leader as bulked up, super armed with base in the back war machine.Look for this guy in stores Ocotober 2010 for about $60. Pre-order it now at BBTS
has listed details on the Transformers Milestone: Optimus Prime Statue that will be released July 2010 for a list price of $149, BBTS has it now for $119. The statue is again sculpted by the designers at Art Asylum stands at over a foot high! Sweet! Check out the image and more info after the jump.
Just in from Toy Fair 2010 where Tformers staff continue to bring you the latest and greatest news coverage from the event. We have news and images the new Transformers Generation 1 statues and busts that will be coming from Diamond Select. Get a look at the new sculpts for Optimus Prime and Megatron after the jump.
This statuette is the result of a delicate balance between skilled hand craftsmanship and precise computer assisted output, bringing the Autobot leader to life in this static display. The Hot Rod Flames that personify Prime in the movie is faithfully reproduced as high-quality water-slide decals, each carefully applied during production. The item will be out in March 2010 for a retail price of $369.00 USD.
A Diamond Select Release! The leader of the nefarious Decepticons has returned from the great junkyard in the sky and he's banking on becoming a part of your collection! Measuring over six inches tall, this lightweight and durable vinyl bank features Megatron in classic Generation 1 style and even features three points of limited articulation!
A Diamond Select Release! Featuring the transforming Autobot that started it all, the new line of Transformers Bust Banks continues with none other than Optimus Prime himself! Sculpted by Art Asylum and measuring over seven inches tall, recreate the classic look and feel of the Generation 1 animated series, prepare your Matrix of Leadership and get ready to roll out!
If the plastic crack isn't doing it for you lately, maybe it's time to move on to the hard stuff. Limited to 40 pieces this bronze statue is the ultimate test of your devotion to the Transformers brand. Drop one of these babies in your living room or office and people will know you are a true fan. Check out the auction here
From the classic animated series to your statue shelf, this is the ruthless Decepticon leader Megatron exactly as you remember him. Standing 6" tall and featuring a highly detailed sculpt, this bust is the perfect companion piece to the 2008 SDCC exclusive G1 Animated Optimus Prime Bust! Limited to 600 Pieces.
Action Figure Express has announced their store-exclusive bust for the 2009 San Diego Comic-Con as the Battle Damaged Jetfire 6-inch bust by Diamond Select Toys. Limited to 600 pieces the bust features an interchangeable head and hand. The bust is available for pre-order at AFX's website now for $59.99 USD.
The Frenzy & Ravage Bust is a BBTS Exclusive limited to 600 pieces worldwide. Bearing the original cartoons blue color scheme, Frenzy is mounted atop a war-torn base serving as a framework for a representation of the red and black Frenzy cassette mode.
Previously Internet exclusives, Diamond Select Toys has just let us know that their 6-inch Seeker busts of Ramjet, Thurst, and Dirge will now be available for mass consumption. Click "Read More" for the official marketing blurbs.
According to the Art Asylum Blog, the Ratchet bust will come with two heads! "I believe Ratchet will come with BOTH heads and you will be able to display him how you choose. Glad you like the line, its been lots of fun for us to work on." Read More