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Gentle Giant Daredevil Jumbo Figure Cancelled? Is This Line in Trouble?

Gentle-Giant-Jumbo-Secret-Wars-Daredevil-Figure-006Has Gentle Giant’s Jumbo Daredevil figure been cancelled?  It sure seems that way.

Their 12-inch Daredevil figure was announced in October, 2015.  I immediately pre-ordered from Big Bad Toy Store, anxious to not miss out on any of these Secret Wars replicas – 12-inch reproductions made from scans of Mattel’s original ’80s figures.

However today I received notice from BBTS my order was cancelled.  The reason? This figure is not being made!  The full text read:


We have been informed by the manufacturer that they will not be producing the GG10720 12″ Daredevil (Secret Wars) . Unfortunately this means we must cancel our preorders for this item. We apologize for the inconvenience and greatly appreciate your understanding. If this item is re-solicited in the future, we will be sure to publish it on our website once again.

We are disappointed our vendor is unable to fulfill this item and apologize again for the inconvenience. Thank you for your continued business.


BBTS Customer Care

There have not been any new Jumbo Marvel figures announced for several months. While Gentle Giant has two DC Comics based Jumbo Figures as 2016 San Diego Comic-Con exclusives, Marvel collectors only have some mini Secret Wars bobbleheads to buy.

Is this the first sign of the end of Gentle Giant’s Marvel Jumbo Figure line?  We have reached out to Gentle Giant for comment, but as of this post we have not heard back.

If we don’t hear back before, we have an interview scheduled with Gentle Giant next week at SDCC, so we’ll be sure to get the details then!

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July 14, 2016 Posted by | Comic Books, Movies, News | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Gentle Giant Daredevil Jumbo Figure Cancelled? Is This Line in Trouble?

Save on Gentle Giant Jumbo “Vintage” Figures — Today Only

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Gentle Giant’s Vintage Jumbo Figures have been a huge hit with Star Wars collectors.  These figures are blown-up versions of Kenner’s vintage Star Wars figures, digitally scanned and recreated at a 12-inch size.

If you’ve been hunting for a bargain on some of these today is a great day to stock up as Entertainment Earth’s One Day Sale today is entirely focused on these large figures.  More, all the figures available are fan-favorite bounty hunters from The Empire Strikes Back.  Dengar, Bossk, IG-88, and 4-LOM, all are available right now for only $52 each at Entertainment Earth.

Also if you like to display your Jumbo Figures loose, the Mos Eisley Cantina Jumbo Kenner Playset is also only $52.00 today, 42% off its normal $88.99 price.


These sales end tonight at midnight, and may sell out long before then, so get yours now at Entertainment Earth!

February 5, 2014 Posted by | Podcasts, Star Wars, Star Wars Action News | , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Save on Gentle Giant Jumbo “Vintage” Figures — Today Only