DC Comics Animation - Figures & Collectibles Talkback Thread, Part 13

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Hmm... I wasn't really that interested in these figures, but now that more of the original TAS designs are coming out, I might pick some of them up! What is wrong with them? Just curious... I don't know much about figures. What would be some examples of well made figures?
The designs of the models don't really allow for the cuts in the articulation. Some of the previous toys they did look ok, the Two-Face and New Batman Adventures Batman for example, but these just strike me as really ugly. A shame, as I still think Timms designs are probably my favourite when it comes to Batman.
 

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I was going to buy the Robin, Joker, and Manbat figures from Amazon but they've been unavailable... I guess I know why now...looks like they are delayed till March. Ask DC Collectibles: Quality Control, Sculpting Actors, New Products and More! | DC Comics

I haven't purchased any of the figures yet but I guess there's been some quality control issues.

The Catwoman figure is still available and only $20.65... maybe I will pick that up in the mean time (my interest is mainly in the B:TAS character design figures).

That article mentions that there will be more announcements at the Toy Fair... should be interesting to see what they announce (are they hinting at the B:TAS Batmobile there?)
 

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Wouldn't mind some love for Batman Beyond. I don't think Mattel ever completed the JLU Beyond members. Maybe just GL Beyond. Plus, it would be pretty cool to see them do a Batmobile Beyond.
 

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Wow, very cool!! I wonder how much the batmobile will cost. Edit: ohh just noticed... $99.95 ... 24" long? Man, it's gonna be huge!


Well I'm very excited about these figures! Interesting that made the BTAS Batman into a 2 Pack!
 
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Has there been any word on the release date for the wave 2 B:TAS figures? They were supposed to come out sometime this month, I wonder if that's still happening?
 

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Has there been any word on the release date for the wave 2 B:TAS figures? They were supposed to come out sometime this month, I wonder if that's still happening?
It's hard finding info. I asked DC on twitter and got nothing. I did notice on Big Bad Toy Store - the release dates changed from 'March' to 'early April'. That's all I got.

3/23: Update on Wave 2.

I happened to look at Preview World's upcoming releases and they have the B:TAS Robin, Man-Bat and Joker set for April 1, 2015.

Tentatively:

Wave 3A
Creeper on May 27, 2015 UPDATE: April 22, 2015
Killer Croc and Baby Doll on May 27, 2015. UPDATE: December 30, 2015

Wave 3B
Robin/Tim Drake on June 3, 2015 UPDATE: September 30, 2015
Harley Quinn on June 3, 2015 UPDATE: September 30, 2015
Poison Ivy (TNBA) on June 23, 2015 UPDATE: September 30, 2015
(Note: Dates from DC Collectible's Amazon or Diamond listing)

Wave 4
Batman (B:TAS) on July 29, 2015 UPDATE: October 28, 2015
Riddler (B:TAS) on July 29, 2015 UPDATE: October 28, 2015
Penguin (B:TAS) on July 29, 2015 UPDATE: October 28, 2015
Batgirl (TNBA) on July 29, 2015 UPDATE: October 28, 2015

Special Release
Roxy Rocket on August 26, 2015. UPDATE: September 25, 2015 UPDATE: November 25, 2015
(Note: Date from DC Collectible's Amazon listing)

Wave 5
Mad Hatter (BTAS) on October 28, 2015. UPDATE: November 11, 2015 UPDATE: December 30, 2015
Nightwing on October 28, 2015. UPDATE: November 11, 2015 UPDATE: December 30, 2015
Bane (TNBA) on October 28, 2015. UPDATE: November 11, 2015 UPDATE: December 30, 2015
Scarecrow (TNBA) on October 28, 2015. UPDATE: November 11, 2015 UPDATE: December 30, 2015
(Note: Date from DC Collectible's Amazon listing)

Batmobile (BTAS) on October 28, 2015. UPDATE: November 11, 2015 UPDATE: December 30, 2015

Mask of the Phantasm 2 Pack with Phantasm and Batman on [strike]October 28, 2015[/strike] January 2016

4/21: Hmm, a Mad Love 2 pack coming on September 30, 2015. UPDATE: February 24, 2016

Same date as the Gods and Monsters Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman.
 
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Saw this on the DC Collectibles Facebook page today...




Edit - They updated the image, I guess the robins were switched.

So I guess they are reissuing every figure that's been released up to this point...

Personally looking forward to those October figures. :)
 
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