The latest Q&A from DST has been posted, and since I somehow managed to overlook Ask DST #200, I’ll be posting the highlights from both below. 200 focuses on Minimates, while 203 is geared more towards Marvel Select with a lone Minimate question in the mix.
Chance for Marvel NOW! Cyclops. Talk of some [...]
Art Asylum has posted the latest Q&A with DSTChuck. This one covers all the licenses and toy lines that DST puts out, so Minimate-related inquiries were rather limited.
Battle Beasts series 1 should already be on TRU shelves. Battle Beasts will continue as long as there is demand for it.
There were also a lot [...]
Like Calico Jack and MAX before it, it looks like DST original series Battle Beasts will have its own animated series to correspond with the Minimate line.
DST has posted the first episode on the Battle Beasts Facebook page, viewable here.
The recent holidays have slowed down production here, but there have been several news stories to catch up on.
First up, Art Asylum has unveiled packaging for the Munsters’ Koach. It will come in two flavors, colored with Herman Munster, and black-and-white with Herman in drag racing attire. The colored one will be exclusive to [...]
DST has posted a gallery of the first series of Battle Beasts on their Facebook account. You can check them out over here.
DST has a picture up of the Battle Beasts on display at NYCC.
ToyArk also has some pictures up of Battle Beasts, as well as Street Fighter x Tekken. You can check those out here.
Thanks Feroz Nazir and H Lee.
When New York Comic Con kicks off in a few days, DST will be celebrating the 10th anniversary of Minimates. There will be an exhibition, showing off the 10 year history of the line, where they’ll be giving away promotional Minimates from years past. Also, the typical Minimates panel will take place on Sunday, with [...]
Art Asylum is looking to give away some stuff by generating likes on Facebook for their DST profile. Amongst the prizes are the Amazing Spider-Man SDCC exclusive set, and a set of four variations of the Vorin Battle Beasts figure. Rules are fairly simple: you like the picture of the prize you want, then email [...]
Art Asylum has unveiled the first series of Battle Beasts.
Series 1 will feature:
Vorin (Ram) & the Scorpion Merk (Falcon) & the Tarantula Gruntos (Walrus) & Tate Reynolds Bliss Reynolds & the Snake
Its interesting that the specialty shop assortment doesn’t seem to have any variants (but I guess that isn’t that odd, [...]
USA Today has a story about the revival of the Battle Beasts property, along with a few quotes from Zach Oat.
Wikipedia: Battle Beasts is a line of small 2″ tall action figure toys, in the form of an anthropomorphised animal with body armor and a unique weapon. →