Friday, March 30, 2007

Sideshow Collectibles Newsletter - Xoanon @ 14:10 PST

Sideshow Collectibles Newsletter - Date: 3/30/2007

  • Special Announcements: 30th Anniversary Exclusive PPO's have begun!
  • Ministry of Info: New Star Wars 12-inch category announcement, Frodo review, and more!
  • General Interest: Pre-Order the Rocky bust, Robby the Robot coming soon, and Darkness edition size announced!
  • Wait List and Stock Status updates
  • Now Shipping and Coming Soon

    Special Announcements

    30th Anniversary Exclusives have begun Priority Pre-Ordering!

    CLICK HERECLICK HEREIs it May 24th yet?? We really can't wait until Memorial Day weekend, when the City of Angels will welcome Star Wars fanatics from across the globe for Celebration IV, in honor of the big 30th Anniversary of the saga! To get things started, today was the first official day of Priority Pre-Orders for our Star Wars 30th Anniversary Exclusives! The Attendee edition of the Medicom Toy Sandtrooper is selling at a brisk pace, and Non-Attendees will have their chance Friday at 10AM (PT) - check the Star Wars section of this newsletter for more information. Next week we'll begin pre-ordering our creative Space Slug enviorama, which you can see through our preview link, also in the Star Wars section of today's newsletter. ***Remember, if you are ordering Attendee editions, you MUST pick your items up at the convention BEFORE Noon (12:00 PM PT) on Sunday, May 27th, or your orders will be canceled. Any canceled products products will be offered to walk-up Attendees beginning Monday morning, May 28th. If you are in doubt about your attendence, please order a Non-Attendee edition to be safe! Keep in mind that credit cards will begin processing for 30th Anniversary Exclusives during the week of May 3rd, and Non-Attendee shipping will begin at the end of May, so be sure to make the necessary financial arrangements before then - we'd hate to have to cancel your order due to a decline! [Sideshow Celebration IV homepage][Attendee FAQ][Non-Attendee FAQ]

    Ministry of Information

    Attention Yahoo users...

    CLICK HEREWe have received word that Yahoo has begun flagging some of Sideshow's email correspondence as spam mail. We urge all Yahoo subscribers to be sure to mark Sideshow's emails as "not spam" so the system-wide filter doesn't put our mail in your spam mailbox! We also suggest adding all of our newsletter and other Sideshow addresses into your email address book. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused, and please don't hesitate to contact our Customer Service department if you have any questions, or think you might be missing out on important Sideshow correspondence![Add us to your address book][Customer Service Help Desk]

    Spot our delivery truck for your chance to win!

    CLICK HERETalk about pimpin' your ride... Sideshow's truck wins hands-down! We invite our collectors to take a look at the eye-catching new graphics on our local delivery truck. This trusty cube truck can be seen driving the streets of Los Angeles and the surrounding areas, sometimes even venturing as far as San Diego when its packed full of Comic-Con goodies. Take a look at the photos in the blog, and join us in a contest celebrating the spiffy new Sideshow truck decals! [View the Photos and Contest info]

    Sideshow is overwhelmed with awards at Wizard World Los Angeles!

    CLICK HEREWizard Entertainment held it's annual Wizard World Los Angeles comic book convention over the weekend of March 16th-18th, and a few members of the Sideshow crew were spotted enjoying some R&R at the show. owner, Danny Rodriguez, ran into a group of the production guys wandering the floor and was able to award them in person with his site's Best of 2006 Awards, which Sideshow swept back in January, walking away with Best Company, Best Statue, and a slew of others. Follow the link to view a photo of the guys posing with Sideshow's awards! (And yes, that's Klauder in his ubiquitous Captain America shirt, which he keeps on his person at all times - we hope that he washed it!)[Click here to read about it]

    Sideshow Newsletter

    General Interest

    Yo! Pre-Order your Rocky Legendary Scale bust now!

    CLICK HEREYep, that boxing behemoth is back at! Philadelphia's chosen son, Rocky Balboa, is a real legend who will finally gain true Legendary status with this new bust, brought to you through a collaboration of creative talents from Sideshow and Hollywood Collectibles. Don't wait to fight your fellow collectors on the secondary market for ownership of this item - pre-order your Rocky Legendary Scale bust right now! [Pre-Order Rocky Legendary Scale]

    Get ready to welcome Robby the Robot to!

    CLICK HEREFred Barton, aka The Robot Man, and Sideshow Collectibles are happy to bring our collectors a chance to own a piece of movie magic: an authentic, hand-produced replica of the classic 'Robby the Robot' suit! Follow the link to get a good look at this retro robot replica, and stay tuned to future Sideshow newsletters for more detailed information and ordering opportunities! [Preview Robby the Robot] [About Robby the Robot]

    Even the Lord of Darkness has his limits!

    CLICK HEREDesigned and brought to life through the creative efforts of the entire Sideshow production team, our Lord of Darkness Premium Format figure truly defines the mixed-media ideal of the PF line. With a regular edition size set at only 750 pieces worldwide, and the Sideshow Exclusive limited to only 500 pieces, we predict that this demon won't be around for much longer. Place your pre-order now, and you'll soon be dancing with the devil in your very own home! [Lord of Darkness Premium Format figure] [FLEXpay option][Exclusive Wait List][Behind-the-scenes with Darkness]


    Newsletter INSTANT WINNERS walk away with Sideshow Exclusive T-1000 figures!

    CLICK HEREStill hoping to win a Sideshow contest one of these days? Maybe today's your day! This week we have randomly drawn five more newsletter members as INSTANT WINNERS, each of whom will receive a FREE Sideshow Exclusive T-1000 12-inch figure, simply for being a subscriber! These lucky winners are: M. Randall, P. Scrivens, E. Dwinnells, J. Bell, and P. Weeks. They will each be contacted by email to claim their prizes. If you have some friends who would love a chance to win cool collectibles and other fun, FREE stuff, make sure to tell them to sign up for (and read!) our weekly newsletter and choose the 'Contests' interest - it's the only way to win! **Please remember to allow up to six weeks for delivery of prizes and that winners will be responsible for shipping fees and any applicable import or VAT tax. If you see your name on this list, be sure to watch your inbox so that you can provide shipping and payment information for your prize delivery! [Giveaway Terms and Conditions]


    Our WAIT LIST is an additional service that we provide to our customers. Please follow this link for more information on our wait list reservation notification and fulfillment.
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    For a complete listing of Wait List Items, Click Here

    Please note that you may not have received a wait list notification e-mail if there were not enough items available to reach your place on the wait list.

    Wait list members are contacted by email only! If you receive an email, you will then have three days to accept or cancel the offer; otherwise your reservation will automatically convert into an order after 3 days, and an email confirmation will be sent to you with your new 'T' order number. Watch your email!


    LOW QUANTITIES ALERT - These items are below 200 pieces left and are anticipated to sell out soon.


    (Product edition has been sold through and is no longer available for sale through our site, some wait lists available.)


    We would like to announce changes in the anticipated shipping dates of the items below.



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