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Christmas Sales: BBC Exclusive Hide Set

Sunday 28 December 2014 at 6:27 pm

The Christmas Sales are in full swing and there are bargains to be had.

Forget about perfumes, flat screen TVs  and washing machines. Take a look at this top pick Doctor Who bargain!

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Christmas Special: Tarco Doctor Who figures reviewed!

Friday 26 December 2014 at 4:41 pm

It's Christmas... well Boxing Day anyway!
A time time to relax and lay on the sofa to recover from the massive meal from the day before and to get your head around the Christmas episode of Doctor Who. Why is it that Christmas is the only time your stomach seems to become a TARDIS as you feel it is bigger on the inside! 

Anyway... earlier on this month we were sent Wave 2 of the Tarco Vending Machine range for us to review and what better time to publish our thoughts than now!

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[UPDATED] BIG Chief Studios 12th Doctor 1:6 Scale Collector Figure Priority Pre-order

Friday 05 December 2014 at 8:05 pm

BIG Chief Studios are proud to announce that the 12th Doctor 1:6 Scale Collector Figure Priority Pre-order will commence from 6 pm (UK time) next Friday, the twelfth day of the twelfth month!

Peter Capaldi’s portrayal of the Time Lord has earned praise from critics and fans alike, with darker and more serious characteristics, not forgetting those eyebrows.
 
The 1:6 Scale Collector Figure sports the Doctor’s tailored costune, comes with numerous accessories and a light-up display base to compliment their previous releases. 
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New wave assortment released by Character Options

Wednesday 03 December 2014 at 10:41 pm

A great gift for fans of any age, these highly detailed, realistic and poseable action figures include some iconic characters from the hit TV show Doctor Who.

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Only available at Toys R Us - Brand new Doctor Who figures!

Sunday 23 November 2014 at 7:44 pm

With Christmas just over a month away, now is the time to head down to Toys R Us as their stores are packed full of brand new exclusive Doctor Who figures - only available at Toys R Us!

Take a look at the new range...

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Meet the 12th Doctor 1:6 Scale Collector Figure!

Wednesday 19 November 2014 at 8:32 pm

Meet the 12th Doctor 1:6 Scale Collector Figure this coming weekend (22-23 November) at the MCM Memorabilia Show, at the NEC, Birmingham.

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BIG Chief Studios 11th Doctor TARDIS 1:6 Scale Figure Dioramas

Tuesday 11 November 2014 at 5:51 pm

A product of the advanced technology of the Time Lords of Gallifrey, the TARDIS (Time and Relative Dimension in Space) can transport its occupants to any point in time and any place in the universe. The TARDIS is dimensionally transcendental, meaning it’s bigger on the inside than the outside. The interior exists in a different, relative dimension to the exterior. 

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Eleventh Doctor Alternative Portrait

Monday 03 November 2014 at 5:20 pm

BIG Chief Studios Limited has released details of their first alternative Eleventh Doctor portrait which is now available to pre-order for £34.99 plus postage.

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BIG Chief Studios announce TARDIS 1:6 Collectors Diorama

Friday 24 October 2014 at 12:10 pm

The TARDIS may have shrunk in The Doctor's latest adventure 'Flatline' but this one is perfect for your BIG Chief Studios Limited 1:6 inch figures!

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Rubbertoe Replicas | TARDIS Siege Cube

Sunday 19 October 2014 at 9:04 pm

The TARDIS in 'siege mode' has been one of Rubbertoe's favourite prop makes of the recent series of Doctor Who.

The TARDIS has shrunk and is in trouble; it's just about to be flattened by a train! The Doctor pulls an emergency lever to transform the Tardis into its rawest form, no way in, no way out.

It's a beautiful prop to look at, and fits in so well with the Rubbertoe range that when they had the design they knew it was meant to be!

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Big Chief Studios Limited - Eleventh Doctor Priority Pre-Order

Thursday 25 September 2014 at 10:06 pm

Did you sign up for priority order?
Check your emails for your special pre-order link!

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Character Options 3.75 Inch Twelfth Doctor

Thursday 25 September 2014 at 10:01 pm
Character have released further details regarding The Twelfth Doctor 3.75-inch action figure, now appearing as part of Wave 3a, along with a solid cases to retailers....
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Fourth Doctor Alternate Portrait Head 1:6 Scale Expansion Pack

Thursday 25 September 2014 at 8:11 pm

If you are interested in making the Fourth Doctor smile then you make like to know BIG Chief Studios has opened up their Fourth Doctor alternate portrait pre-order!

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#wishlistwednesday - Series 8 Figure Wish List

Tuesday 02 September 2014 at 8:02 pm

We are loving the new series of Doctor Who and we hope you are too, however what figures would you like to see from Series 8?

#wishlistwednesday

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Rubbertoe's input in the latest DW episode - Pictures

Monday 01 September 2014 at 8:35 pm

Our good friends at Rubbertoe continue to grace the screen with their amazing creations, but did you know that during the latest episode 'Into the Dalek' 12inch Radio Controlled Character Options Daleks were adapted for the episode?

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Look what is materialising soon from Big Chief Studios

Tuesday 26 August 2014 at 7:40 pm

"The Doctor is still missing, but he will always come looking for his box.”

Coming soon from Big Chief Studios!

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11th Doctor Series 7 1:6 Scale Collector Figure Sign-Up

Sunday 24 August 2014 at 7:52 pm

In celebration of the 11th Doctor BIG Chief Studios are proud to announce an all new version of the time lord.

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Character Building Doctor Who Micro-figure Display Brix Series 4 announced

Monday 04 August 2014 at 4:20 pm

Characte Options have release details of their brand new wave of Doctor Who Character Building Micro-figures; featuring a range of characters from Jack Harkness to the Twelfth Doctor.

Take a look at all the Series 4 details below.

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Doctor Who Exclusive - Ace from Silver Nemesis Figure

Friday 01 August 2014 at 10:58 am

Another Classic figure has been released by Forbidden Planet stores as an exclusive. This time it is Ace from the 1988 episode Silver Nemesis.

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[UPDATED] Exclusive to Forbidden Planet - The Impossible Set!

Wednesday 30 July 2014 at 9:45 pm

Five inch fans, you are in for a treat!

Forbidden Planet have announced two figures of characters linked through time in the most impossible way!

Clara and the Doctor!

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Wave 3 + new Time Zone playsets now available from Argos

Saturday 26 July 2014 at 6:29 pm

It is that time of year again... the new Argos catalogue is out! 
Uniting a country together, the 6 monthly event brings out the young and old to town centres who then have the challenge of lugging back the ever increasing catalogue to their homes in all but a plastic carrier.... survival of the fittest!

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Doctor Who 3.75-inch action figures Wave 3A

Friday 18 July 2014 at 2:01 pm

A great gift for fans of any age, these highly detailed, realistic and poseable action figures include some iconic characters from the hit TV show Doctor Who.

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[UPDATED] Doctor Who Exclusive - The Time of the Doctor 11th & 12th Figure

Wednesday 16 July 2014 at 12:25 pm

If you are a fan of the five inch Doctor Who action figure range then this will be for you!

Forbidden Planet have announced details of an exclusive 'The Time of the Doctor' set featuring the 11th with 12th Doctor swappable head!

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Doctor Who Dalek Patrol Ship and Pilot Deluxe Vehicle announced by Character Options

Tuesday 15 July 2014 at 7:16 pm

Exterminate!  Exterminate!  EXTERMINATE!  This highly detailed deluxe Dalek battle vehicle features a real working cannon; lock onto your target press the button and fire! Also includes pop-off armoured flight panels and an exclusive 3.75-inch Dalek action figure.

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EXCLUSIVE: Ask Big Chief Studios - Question & Answer Session

Sunday 13 July 2014 at 10:23 am

We recently asked Mark Andrews from Big Chief Studios Limited if he would be willing to answer a few questions for us, in an exclusive interview only for Doctor Who Action Figures Online. Agreeing, we are now pleased to open up our Question and Answer session to you!

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Big Chief Studios releases more First Doctor photos!

Monday 07 July 2014 at 8:07 pm

With BIG Chief Studios due to release their latest 1:6 collectors figure tomorrow at 6pm BST, further images of the First Doctor release have been revealed including some atmospheic shots in black and white!

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Rubbertoe Replicas | Fully Licensed 11th Doctor’s Sonic Screwdriver Released!

Thursday 26 June 2014 at 7:12 pm

We are pleased to report that Rubbertoe Replicas have released a fully licensed 11th Doctor Sonic Screwdriver which is now available to pre-order via their site!

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Rubbertoe Replicas | Multiple Sonic Screwdriver Display Released

Monday 23 June 2014 at 10:29 pm

Our friends at Rubbertoe Replicas have released another great product to their range, this time providing us with a great way to display our sonic collections.

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First Doctor Revealed - Pre-order Opens Soon!

Monday 16 June 2014 at 9:23 pm

BIG Chief Studios are proud to announce a very special release – the 1st Doctor 1:6 Scale Collector Figure Commemorative Edition.

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Announcing Weeping Angel Steven Moffat Signature Edition

Friday 23 May 2014 at 10:20 pm

BIG Chief Studios are proud to announce a very special Signature Edition – the Weeping Angel 1:6 Scale Collector Polystone Figurine, signed by Steven Moffat. As Executive Producer of Doctor Who, the longest running sci-fi TV show in the world, Steven was also the creator of the Weeping Angels.

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New BIG Chief Studios Eleventh Doctor Dynamix [Updated with New Version + Pre-Order Info]

Thursday 08 May 2014 at 8:30 pm

The Dynamix Ultra-Stylised Vinyl Figurine Collection offers fans unique interpretations of their favourite characters from the world’s longest-running sci-fi TV show.

Whether devouring fish fingers in custard, warding off invading Dalek’s with a jam-filled biscuit, or saving the universe whilst wearing a fez, the 11th Doctor was a formidable adversary. Sonic Screwdriver ready for action, the "Raggedy Manquot; is perfectly captured in all his glory.

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BIG Chief Studios Weeping Angel 1:6 Collectors Figure - Images Revealed [Updated with Pre-Order links]

Saturday 03 May 2014 at 7:13 pm

Possessing a natural and unique defence mechanism, the Angels are quantum locked. This means that they can only move when no other living creature, including their own kind, is looking at them. As soon as they are observed, they instantly turn to stone and cannot be killed.

Now you can own your very own Lone Assassin thanks to BIG Chief Studios. Just take a look at the images released by the team!

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The Other Doctor 50th Anniversary Special 5" figure revealed!

Saturday 12 April 2014 at 7:36 pm

Yes... it is five inches!
We are going to say that again!... Yes, it is five inches! Forbidden Planet have announced details of a very special 5 inch figure of 'The Other Doctor'!

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BIG Chief Studios - Tenth Doctor 1:6 Final Chance - LIVE UPDATES

Thursday 10 April 2014 at 5:42 pm

Hello and welcome to our live updates for the Tenth Doctor 1:6 Collectors Figure final chance!

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No Second Chances. I'm that sort of a man!

Wednesday 09 April 2014 at 1:06 pm

Or is he?

Time can be rewritten!

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BIG Chief Studios News Bites

Sunday 16 March 2014 at 4:31 pm

Take a look at our news bites from BIG Chief Studios for the past week! 
From the First Doctor to the Tenth, we have the latest news right here!

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10th Doctor “The Day of the Doctor” Last 25 Announced

Tuesday 11 March 2014 at 4:08 pm

Over 1400 people signed up for a chance to purchase one of the last 25 pieces of the 10th Doctor 50th Anniversary 1:6 Scale Collector Figure.

Produced in a very low edition of only 100 pieces worldwide, the first 75 pieces sold out to eager fans at the official BBC Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Celebration that took place at ExCel in London last November.

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Don't Blink BIG Chief Studios!

Thursday 06 March 2014 at 3:54 pm

Known as “The Lonely Assassins”, the Weeping Angels are quantum-locked alien killers, as old as the universe itself. Little is known of their origins or culture. When observed, they freeze like stone, but in the blink of an eye they can move vast distances. The touch of an Angel hurls their victim back in time – allowing the Angel to feast on the energy of their unlived days.

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1500 Fans - 25 Figures!

Tuesday 04 March 2014 at 9:14 pm

Did you know that almost 1500 people signed up for the chance to purchase one of the remaining 25 pieces of the 10th Doctor 50th Anniversary 1:6 Scale Collector Figure?

Big Chief Studios Limited will be announcing the lucky customers who's names have been randomly selected very soon!


Doctor Who 3.75-inch action figures (Wave 2) officially revealed!

Monday 10 February 2014 at 8:03 pm

From Doctor Who master toy licensee Character Options comes a set of seven new 3.75 inch action figures, based around the 50th anniversary and Christmas specials.

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Join The Discussion: 3 and 3 Quarters - The Scale Change

Sunday 02 February 2014 at 8:57 pm

Many fans are still in grief with the loss of Character Options Doctor Who 5 inch range since being revealed by the toy manufacturer, at the British Toy and Hobby Association Toy Fair, back in January 2013. It has been a sore topic for many collectors, however we asked Matt Zitron to give us a balanced argument (to his best ability) as to why the range changed.

Before we give Matt’s view, don’t forget to join in the conversation by commenting below. Just use your Facebook or Twitter account to join the debate. We love hearing what you have to say!

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Missed opportunities - A collector's point of view!

Saturday 25 January 2014 at 5:28 pm

by Matt Zitron

Characters Options’ 5 Inch Doctor Who line ran from the beginning of the series’ return until Matt Smith’s penultimate series.  We were treated to a multitude of characters over the years but now the line has effectively ended (though FP/Underground Toys are somewhat keeping it alive) there’s a whole slew of figures we’re never likely to see from modern Who.

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Twelth Doctor & even more Character Options figures revealed!

Tuesday 21 January 2014 at 8:17 pm

A range of new Doctor Who toys and collectables were revealed today at the UK toy industry showcase, Toyfair.

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Doctor Who Action Figure Review: The Claws of Axos Set

Sunday 19 January 2014 at 5:31 pm

We are pleased to welcome Matthew Toffolo as a guest blogger who today will be sharing one of his video reviews featuring 'The Claws of Axos Set.

Please let Matt and us know what you think and what you would like to be discussed in a possible future video blog for DWAFO. For the time being, here is just one of his many videos...

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Doctor Who Electronic Sonic Screwdriver Collection Wave 2

Monday 13 January 2014 at 6:39 pm

If you enjoyed Wave 1 of the Sonic Screwdrivers from Character Options featuring the Third, Fourth's, Tenth's and River's Sonic Screwdriver devices then you will enjoy the latest wave coming to stores in the next few weeks.

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Join the discussion: To open or not to open?

Sunday 12 January 2014 at 6:04 pm

This is always a hot topic when raised but what are your opinions on opening the packagaing of Doctor Who merchandise?

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