Our little corner of the world has never really been labeled as a stop for toy news. Sure, we post stuff from time to time when something strikes us as amazing. This is one of those times. Eaglemoss Collections is unleashing their newest line-up of subscription-based monthly collectible figures at New York Comic-Con, and these might be some of my favorite items they have done to date, because of the awesome Kenner homage figures they are doing!
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Eaglemoss Invades NYCC ’17 in the Company of Aliens, Predators and Ships. Oh My!
Alien & Predator Figurine Collection” Keeps Growing with Fan-Demanded Favorites!
(September 26, 2017 – New York, NY) Like the iconic creatures of the movies upon which the collection is based, new additions to Eaglemoss’ “Alien & Predator Figurine Collection” are seemingly unstoppable.
This remains the first and only authorized collection of figurines based on characters from the Alien, Predator, AVP and Prometheus movie franchises and several new issues and limited edition variants are set to firmly plant themselves at Booth #1520 at New York Comic Con,
• Glow-in-the-Dark Xenomorph Grid Variant – Also known as “Nethead,” this glow-in-the-dark 5- 1/2 inch tall variant is not available as part of a regular subscription to the collection
• MEGA-Sized Xenomoroph and Glow-in-the-Dark MEGA-Sized Xenomorph – 12-1/2 inches tall
• Alien Retro Figure 2-Packs – The debut of the first two sets of 1/16 scale figures based on the classic toy line from the 90’s; each pair comes packaged in a special collector’s box with a 5th panel window:
– Snake & Mantis
– Bull & Gorilla
• Specials Editions – Oversized versions of iconic creatures, including:
– Egg with Facehugger
– The Pilot – Also known as the “Space Jockey,” this Engineer piloted the spacecraft that crashed on LV-426 and his body was discovered by the crew of the USCSS Nostromo in the opening scene of Alien.
• USCSS Nostromo – The first ship to be featured in the collection, it’s 8 inches in length and comes with a certificate of authenticity. Limited edition production run of only 3,000.
As part of their celebration of New York Comic Con, Eaglemoss has also launched its “Winner Take All Giveaway!” One Grand Prize winner will receive over $350 in Eaglemoss collectibles selected from the Star Trek, DC Comics and Alien & Predator universes while nine First Prize winners will receive their choice of one of those bundles. Information and entry details may be found at https://shop.eaglemoss.com/usa/nycc2017sweeps
New York Comic Con takes place at the Javits Center in NYC on October 5-8, 2017. Not attending Comic Con this year? You can shop all the NYCC releases plus fan favorite Alien and Predator collectibles at https://shop.eaglemoss.com/usa/alien-and-predator