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On Sale this Week: Daredevil, Carnage and Civil War!

It’s a marvelous week at comic shops, as three new Marvel items hit stores from Diamond Select Toys! The newest old-fashioned Marvel Retro figure, Daredevil, makes his debut this week, as well as the second assortment of Minimates mini-figures based on Captain America: Civil War. Plus, the return of Carnage to the Marvel Select line! Read on for details, then find your nearest store at comicshoplocator.com, and reserve your items today! Continue reading
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On Sale This Week: Muppets, X-Files, Gotham, PVZ and More!

It’s one of the biggest New Toy Days in recent memory, with new action figures, Minimates, glassware and cookie jars hitting comic book shops from Diamond Select Toys! With new items from The Muppets, Gotham, X-Files, Star Trek, Godzilla, Plants vs. Zombies, Back to the Future, Batman: The Animated Series, Superman and Justice League, now is most definitely the time to call up your local comic shop to reserve your favorite items. Read on for more details, then find your local comic shop at comicshoplocator.com! Continue reading
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Ask DST #304: Marvel a la Mode!

It’s another Ask DST, and this one is all about Marvel! In the wake of a Marvel-tastic Toy Fair, Diamond Select Toys president DSTChuck answers your questions about Marvel Select and Marvel Retro figures… and you’ve got a lot of questions! Got your own questions? Submit them at the link up top, or e-mail him! Continue reading
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Ask DST #295: Marvel Select and Retro!

It’s an all-new, all-different, all-Marvel Ask DST, with Diamond Select Toys president DSTChuck! This week, he answers your questions about the Select line, to the best of his ability, and he also fields a question about the Marvel Retro line! If you have a quez for the prez, submit it in the drop-down form up top, or e-mail him! Continue reading
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Ask DST #291: Marvel Select & Retro Q&A!

It’s time for another Ask DST with Diamond Select Toys president DSTChuck! We’re only nine away from his landmark 300th Q&A, and this time he’s answering all of your Marvel Select and Marvel Retro questions! DSTChuck oversees the Select line, and keeps a close eye on the Retro line, and while he doesn’t reveal DST’s full 2016 line-up, he certainly rules some things out. This week’s special guest star: fellow Spider-Man fan Lee Burns! If you have your own question, submit it above or e-mail him! Continue reading
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DST’s Marvel Retro Wolverine Figure Expands the Original Mego Line!

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The Marvel Retro line continues! So far, Diamond Select Toys and EMCE Toys have resurrected the classic Mego figures of Spider-Man and Captain America, neither of which have been produced since the early 1980s. Now, those two legendary toys are joined by a Mego-style figure that has never ever been made! Retro Wolverine is in stores now, and it marks Wolverine’s first appearance in the 8-inch scale! (more…)
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In Stores This Week: Marvel Cloth Retro Captain America!

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Get ready to feel the Spirit of 1976! The response to Diamond Select Toys’ new Marvel Retro line has been overwhelming, as fans of classic Mego toys and classic Marvel characters have reacted positively to each new announcement, as well as the line’s first gift set release, starring Spider-Man. Now, DST is proud to announce that the second Marvel Retro gift set, featuring Captain America, is in comic shops and specialty stores! (more…)
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Ask DST #271: Marvel at Maximum!

Diamond Select Toys just showed off some new Marvel Select and Marvel Retro figures at the International Toy Fair in New York, and while the fan letters are just starting to come in from that show, we’ve still got a ton of Marvel questions waiting to be answered. Now that he’s come out of the Toy Fair bunker, DST president DSTChuck is dishing out answers and dropping bombs! Read on to hear about the Age of Ultron, Axis, Apocalypse, and armors aplenty! Continue reading
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Our Retro Spider-Man Gallery is a Web-Blast from the Past!

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You’ve waited a long time – over 30 years, in fact – for him to arrive, and now he’s finally here! Diamond Select Toys’ vintage-style Marvel Retro Spider-Man Action Figure Gift Set is in stores now, inspired by the classic Mego figures of the 1970s, and it’s been warmly received by Mego collectors and Spider-Man fans alike! Check out the gallery for pictures of the figure in action! (more…)
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Diamond Select Toys Launches Marvel Retro Line with the Amazing Spider-Man!

For years, Diamond Select Toys (DST) has been re-creating the classic 8-inch, cloth-costume action figures of the 1970s, but one line has received more requests than any other: the Marvel Comics characters from Mego’s World’s Greatest Super-Heroes line. Today, DST is happy to announce a line of deluxe gift sets that are inspired by those classic figures, starting with the Amazing Spider-Man! Continue reading