According to our official ThunderCats toys and collectibles partner, Bigbadtoystore.com, Bandai plan to release a new wave of ThunderCats action figures, continuing the 4″, 4″ Deluxe and 6″ Collector lines based off the brand new ThunderCats series (currently being shown on Cartoon Network)
However, a complete change in scale could possibly be happening with the Classics line (based off the 1980’s Rankin-Bass series) According to the new pre-order listings supplied to BBTS direct from Bandai, the new classics figures will be in a 6″ scale! See below for a complete summary of the new additions in this 2nd wave!
-Lion-O Version 2 – New Gauntlet
-Battle Damage Panthro
Brand new items added to the line will also include:
-12″ Armor of Omens Exoskeleton Figure (Worn only by those who have mastered the Sword of Omens, the Armor of Omens is a powerful weapon that can resist deadly attacks. Includes 12″ Exoskeleton Figure and semi-articulated 4″ Figure of Lion-O)
– Thundercats 2011 Stylized Figure 6-Pack – Eye of Thundera – Stylized/”Super Deformed” figures from new and classic show
Bandai have told us that we should see these figures available Spring 2012!
Be sure to check out BigBadToyStore to pre-order these now, as well as all your other ThunderCats toys and collectibles! To discuss this news on our forums click here! and be sure to stay tuned to ThunderCatsLair.org for up to date news on the new toys coming from Bandai!