Diamond Select Toys dropped us a quick note to let us know the toy/collectible company has a number of new Minimates sets coming our way.
Forbidden Planet Minimates Robby the Robot & Crewman 2-Pack
From the distant world of Altair IV comes Robby the Robot, the most technologically advanced Minimate mini-figure ever made! Based on the robot’s iconic appearance in the classic sci-fi film Forbidden Planet, this 2-inch mini-figure of Robby comes packaged in a two-pack with a crewman from the spaceship C-57D. Robby features articulated arms and legs, while the crewman features 14 points of articulation and a laser pistol. Packaged on a full-color blister card. (Item #JAN172655, SRP: $9.99)
Predator Minimates Series 4 2-Packs Asst.
The hunt is back on! The epic fourth series of Predator Minimates is based on films from across the popular movie franchise! This assortment includes four exclusive two-packs: Predator Hound with Isabelle (from Predators), Cloaked Elder Predator with Detective Lambert (from Predator 2), Poncho with Cloaked Unmasked Predator (from Predator) and a rare, one-per-case variant 2-pack with Anna and the Cloaked Unmasked Predator! Each two-pack contains at least one figure that is available nowhere else! Each Minimates mini-figure features 14 points of articulation, removable accessories and fully interchangeable parts. Packaged on a full-color blister card. (Item # FEB172624, SRP: $9.99/ea.)
Watchmen Movie Minimates Box Set
We may not know who watches the Watchmen, but now fans of the epic superhero film can watch the Watchmen join their Minimates mini-figure collection! This new box set features four of the movie’s heroes and anti-heroes: Dr. Manhattan, Nite Owl, Rorschach and The Comedian! Each 2-inch Minimates mini-figure features 14 points of articulation and fully interchangeable parts and accessories, including alternate unmasked heads. Plus, Dr. Manhattan glows in the dark! Packaged in a full-color blister card. (Item # FEB172622, SRP: $24.99)
Do any of these Minimates strike your fancy? I’m kind of keen on the Watchmen Minimates, and the Robby the Robot figure.