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Ship Dates Update!

This schedule represents our best estimated in-store schedule for comic shops and specialty stores; they may change as production warrants. We’ll post revised schedules on a regular basis in an effort to bring customers the most up-to-date information possible. Continue reading
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In Stores This Week: Batman and Robin, Bluntman and Chronic, Spider-Man and Sin City!

Diamond Select Toys just made a bunch of new reveals at Comic-Con International in San Diego, and now it’s time for a bunch of new releases! Comic shops and specialty stores across North America are getting in a truckload of new items from DST, and we’ve got a full list of what’s shipping, including Select figures from Sin City and Spider-Man, busts and bottle openers from Batman, and a Minimates box set from Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back! If you’ve been waiting for these as long as we have, the long wait is over! Pick them up or order them through your local comic shop! Continue reading
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Diamond Select Toys Teams with Kevin Smith on New View Askew Merchandise

With his library of cult-favorite films and regular geek-centric podcasts released through his company SModCo, director and author Kevin Smith is geek royalty, holding court each year in the legendary Hall H at Comic-Con International in San Diego. At this past weekend’s Comic-Con, Diamond Select Toys unveiled a number of new products based on Smith’s creations, in two new product categories! Continue reading
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Diamond Select Toys Partners with Nickelodeon to Create New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Products

Today, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are more popular than ever before. The newest animated series on Nickelodeon is beloved by new and longtime fans alike, creating a diverse audience hungry for new stories, media and merchandise. With that audience in mind, Nickelodeon has partnered with Diamond Select Toys (DST) to create a similarly diverse array of toys and collectibles for fans of the hit franchise, with the first products scheduled to debut at the 2014 Comic-Con International in San Diego. Continue reading
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Ask DST #250: A Milestone in Miscellaneous!

After a slight delay as we planned for this week’s San Diego Comic-Con, we here at Diamond Select Toys and Art Asylum are proud to present the 250th installment of Ask DST, with answers to your questions provided by DST president DSTChuck himself! Usually, you have to give Chuck a cookie to get him to spill his secrets, but for 250 columns now, he has opened the floodgates of hope, truth and disappointment so that fans might better know what goes on behind the doors of DST. This week’s batch of miscellaneous questions may be small, but they have a lot of heart! Continue reading
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X-Men: Days of Future Past Minimates Box Set Gets New Photos!

At Comic Con International in San Diego, Diamond Select Toys and Art Asylum will release their Marvel Minimates box set based on the classic X-Men comic storyline, “Days of Future Past.” Published in Uncanny X-Men #141 and 142, the story showed a grim future where mutants were second-class citizens that had been largely exterminated by giant Sentinels, and it quickly became one of the touchstones of the X-Men mythos. Continue reading
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New Products from Diamond Select Toys Unveiled in Previews!

Comic shops and online retailers around the world have been given a sneak peek at August’s Previews catalog from Diamond Comic Distributors, and now we’re giving you one, too! DST has several new items up for pre-order now, with release dates ranging from this fall to early 2015. Check out our newest Batman TV bust, Star Trek starship, My Little Pony Bank, Bluntman & Chronic Retro and Sin City Minimates, plus our first ever electronic robot from Lost in Space! Continue reading
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Diamond Select Toys Turns San Diego Eatery into the DST Lounge!

Comic-Con International is an experience, to be sure, but sometimes you just need to get out of the convention center! San Diego’s nearby Gaslamp District offers a variety of options for fun, food and drink, and Diamond Select Toys has always had their favorite for all three: Taste and Thirst on 4th. So this year, DST is taking it over and turning it into the DST Lounge from July 24-26! Continue reading
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Ship Dates Update!

This schedule represents our best estimated in-store schedule for comic shops and specialty stores; they may change as production warrants. We’ll post revised schedules on a regular basis in an effort to bring customers the most up-to-date information possible. Continue reading