Announcement day today. Lots to cover so let’s go!
The Disney Store on Oxford Street in England will be releasing the Cars two-figure set on August 26. It will also be released viaDisneyStore.co.uk on that day.
If you will be in San Fransisco on August 27, we invite you to stop by the Disney Store to meet Disney Store Vinylmation™ Artist Gerald Mendez from 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. This Disney Store is located at 39 Stockton Street, near Market and Ellis. Please note – we kindly ask for no line ups prior to 7:00 am. Gerald will sign only Vinylmation™ Figures that he has designed. Purchase limit of eight (8) 3″ Vinylmation® Figurines per guest and signing limit of four (4) figurines per guest, while supplies last. Talent appearance subject to change of cancellation without notice.
And as a special treat, we will debut the Lion King series at that location as well on that day. The rest of the Disney Stores will release the series two days later on August 29.
Speaking of Lion King, there will also be a 9-inch plus Junior set released on August 29. This figure features Rafiki holding a baby Simba and was designed by Jim Valeri. The set will have an edition size of 700 and a retail of $59.95. The 9-inch figurewill be released at the following locations:
On September 9, Vinylmation™ – Astrology will be released at the D-Street locations in Florida and California. This open window box series features 3-inch figures that resemble the signs of the Zodiac. Each figure will be $12.95 each. The series will also be released at the event store for The Florida Project on Sunday, September 11.
The recently debuted Vinylmation, Jr. series #4 celebrating “it’s a small world” will also be released at the event store on September 11. It will then be released at the D-Street locations on September 16.
Finally, the Halloween 2011 3-inch figure by Eric Caszatt will be released at MANY locations in Florida and California on September 9.
When we say “many locations,” we mean that it will be carried in locations that have Halloween merchandise statements (a lot of Halloween merchandise placed together). The D-Street locations will have them as well. Each figure is packaged in a window box with display stand and will retail for $14.95 each.
Oh, before we go … this is awesome. Thanks Maria!