To celebrate the 35th anniversary of BATTLESTAR GALACTICA of the 1978 TV show, MATTEL has come up with the 1/64 scale COLONIAL VIPER & CYCLON RAIDER with detailed & fully diecast/metal body and chassis! It comes on a commemorative blister card in both SDCC & RETRO ENTERTAINMENT version. SDCC will have the Preview Night on Wednesday (July,17) continue with 4 days of running from Thursday (July, 18) through Sunday (July,21). This year marks their 44th year for the show! Incredible eh.. Early we have this sneak peek of the preview model..
Let's look at more details of this awesome craft..
Now let's look at the carded forms from both SDCC & Retro Entertainment series..
SDCC VERSION (CHROME MIRROR-PLATED BODY COLOR)
RETRO ENTERTAINMENT VERSION (WHITE BODY COLOR)
Whereas for BATTLESTAR GALACTICA CYCLON RAIDER, there hasn't been any carded form yet for the time being but let us take a look at the pictures recently released by MATTEL.
Luckily MATTEL has obtained the licenses for these awesome aircraft and i can't wait to see the actual models myself.. :D
Be sure to look out for these 2 models once it comes out on the opening day of SDCC in SAN DIEGO CONVENTION CENTER on 18th of JULY 2013, ok. Pre-sale already launched in eBay site and you can already pre-book your crafts today OR if you are more keen to get the items earlier, you can always choose the loose ones which also can be found in eBay. :D
The lowest price for each is US23.99 (RM76.85) for buy it now option. No bidding for auction style at this time. Get it sooner because these items will become very limited and the price will be even much more higher than what is already been sold currently. A must get for all fans out there! :D
Alright. Will update more once the item is available soon.
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Comic-Con International: San Diego returns to the San Diego Convention Center in 2013, beginning with Preview Night on Wednesday, July 17, with the four days of the event running Thursday, July 18 through Sunday, July 21. 2013 marks the 44th year for the show, making it the country’s longest continuously-run comics and popular art convention. - See more at: http://www.comic-con.org/cci#sthash.HEwNmswv.dpuf