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March 9th, 2017 337 comments

12th Doctor (Series 9) 5.5″ Figure With Check Trousers

Available to order from www.forbiddenplanet.co.uk

Also available to order from www.forbiddenplanet.com

Available to order from www.amazon.co.uk

Available to order (with best USA option) from www.character-online.com


You can find suitable guitars (1:12 scale) to customise for this figure at www.ebay.co.uk

Also available at www.amazon.co.uk


Guitar not included with figure.


Guitar not included with figure.


Heading up the range is a number of articulated figures that will be perfect for collectors. Set in the classic 5.5 inch scaling each perfectly replicates some of the favourite characters, past and present, from the show.

Another Figure in the series is the Twelfth Doctor, as played by Peter Capaldi, in his Ninth Season hoodie and checked trousers outfit. This item also includes a new head sculpt and his brand new Sonic Screwdriver just in time for Season Ten!


Categorised under: Doctor Who 5" scale figures, Toys

337 comments

  • The Flying Shark

    April 5th, 2017 - 7:04am

    Got this on Monday, the height doesn’t bother me as much as I thought it would.

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  • DalekAgent

    March 23rd, 2017 - 3:37pm

    Its finally been dispatched YAY!

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  • Craig

    March 18th, 2017 - 11:21am

    I have only used http://www.whoone.co.uk for buying classic figures (you may be subject to import duties and taxes when the package reaches it’s destination if you’re ordering overseas) but have not used http://www.thewhoshop.com (they also deliver overseas dependent on country – contact them to check which ones.)

    They both supply all three of the new Doctor figures at varying prices and p&p. Perhaps contact them first for stock availability but at least it could be two different resources for these figures other than FPI. If anything goes wrong then I apologise as I’m not affiliated with any of these companies so don’t shoot the messenger.

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  • The Moment

    March 11th, 2017 - 1:39pm

    Am I the only one who has not had theirs dispatched from FPI?

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    • booboo

      March 11th, 2017 - 1:45pm

      no, not by a long long way

    • Will Heath

      March 11th, 2017 - 4:09pm

      I haven’t!

    • Nathan

      March 11th, 2017 - 5:00pm

      Nor me

    • Iainbr

      March 13th, 2017 - 4:01pm

      I cancelled my two with FPI on Thursday ordered them from Amazon same day and they arrived today, very disappointed with FPI.

    • Cool Salsa

      March 13th, 2017 - 4:14pm

      Thinking of cancelling as well, everyone seems to have these in stock except FP international, disappointing..

    • booboo

      March 13th, 2017 - 4:19pm

      they have not sent any out today either so clearly some distribution issue here

    • Anonymous

      March 14th, 2017 - 4:41pm

      They have just sent out a note saying the figures are delayed and are now not expected until late March/Early April.

      Personally, I’m a bit relieved as I’m skint and could do with them not charging me until the end of the month. Bad service though….but nothing new there.

    • booboo

      March 14th, 2017 - 5:53pm

      got to be more to it, every one else has had them for a week now and FPi have despatched some but judging by those who haven’t had them its nothing like what’s been ordered from them

    • Greg

      March 15th, 2017 - 2:35am

      I’ve just cancelled my order with FPI as they told me it wouldn’t be dispatched until the end of March.

    • Cool Salsa

      March 15th, 2017 - 9:59am

      Cancelled my order with FBI, it’s the first & probably last time I will pre order with them. Placed an order with FP.com yesterday & it has been dispatched this morning!

    • Neil

      March 16th, 2017 - 1:08pm

      Cancelled here as well and now have them winging their way from Amazon. FB must be kicking themselves over the business lost here.

    • The Moment

      March 16th, 2017 - 4:23pm

      Got both of mine from Amazon and they are brilliant. No scratches. Nothing. The trousers are painted well as well.

    • Cool Salsa

      March 16th, 2017 - 4:33pm

      Mine arrived today from FP.com, really quick delivery! Very impressed. Excellent figure as well.

    • Greg

      March 16th, 2017 - 6:57pm

      My figure arrived from amazon today a day earlier than expected. Paid a little bit more but worth it to finally have it in my hands.

    • Anonymous

      March 18th, 2017 - 11:41am

      I would cancel with FPI but because I ordered 10 Tux at same time, I have already paid the postage costs (they slap that on first item) and they wont refund postage for items not yet dispatched so I would lose out. I am hapoy to wait another week but I am worried they wont get them in at all.

    • Anonymous

      March 18th, 2017 - 3:33pm

      I got the 10 tux from fpi and cancelled the other 2 tell them you want the difference in postage refunding which I did and I got it refunded in a matter of days. I got mine from whoone in the end.

    • Bob James

      March 25th, 2017 - 1:10am

      I got fairly rapid delivery from Forbidden Planet (about 9 days), and Galaxy 4 (about 16 days), and I live in the USA.

  • Anonymous

    March 11th, 2017 - 11:45am

    on mine the pattern on his legs fades in some places and is completely gone in others, is this supposed to happen or is it an error?

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    • Shallacatop

      March 11th, 2017 - 11:58am

      It’s an attempt at weathering. I like it myself, but appreciate it doesn’t always come across well.

    • booboo

      March 11th, 2017 - 1:02pm

      ours is similar

  • Tom Baker Plush

    March 10th, 2017 - 11:27pm

    I picked up one of those guitars too. Very disappointed that the figure didn’t come with one, but any accessory they would’ve given would’ve looked nowhere near as good! Everyone who buys the figure should get one!

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  • Judooning

    March 10th, 2017 - 4:53pm

    Got mine yesterday and I love it! I think I got lucky with the paint apps on the face as they are pretty neat and sharp. The hair I spot on and I love his trousers!
    The height issue hasn’t actually bothered me that much I space my figures out a little on the shelf so the height can’t be noticed as much anyway.
    One issue I do have though is that the paint from his hoodie/coat easily rubs off on to his neck when you turn his head. So be careful!

    I think I might order the other version but keep it boxed as this one looked lovely in the box and I had a hard time debating if I should leave it in to display. I like to have a few of these collector figures boxed. I have the original white shirt 12th Dr and the Purple dress Missy boxed.

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  • shatner

    March 10th, 2017 - 4:40pm

    i ordered mine as soon came available from fpi but they havnt taken any money yet or seen any sine of in stock notice. maybe they only had a couple of boxes ready. I feel like cancelling but don’t want to mess them around as they probably need the business. and we need them dog forbid they stop wanting 5.5 inch dr who figures. so i will just wait.

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    • Cyberman Bill

      March 11th, 2017 - 1:39pm

      I don’t think they need the business….. they’re a huge company!

  • Dalek Eye Stalk

    March 10th, 2017 - 3:37pm

    Got my figure in the post today. Not all that impressed in all honesty. Capaldi’s likeness is poor. Especially compared to the face sculpt for ‘The Time of the Doctor’ figure release. Plus, put him with any of the other Doctor’s or even monster figures, and he’s far too tall. He towers over ALL the Doctor’s, and he is the same height as a Slitheen figure, and only just short of a ‘Silence’ figure. Blimey! I didn’t realise Capaldi was over seven foot tall!

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    • shatner

      March 10th, 2017 - 4:43pm

      are you sure its not the same height as jon pertwee and tom baker figures the series 8 one was

    • booboo

      March 10th, 2017 - 4:52pm

      its much bigger, way over scale, swapping the boots makes a difference

    • shatner

      March 10th, 2017 - 5:53pm

      surprised they chose to make bigger when so many people didnt like.. Ilove the size tho on previous. i hope i will like these when get dipatched. cant wait, so excited to have a proper well done peter capaldi as these look in pictures

  • DannyTheNerd

    March 10th, 2017 - 10:52am

    Mine arrived yesterday. Great figure

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  • GallifreyanKnight

    March 10th, 2017 - 8:57am

    Probably would’ve been better with a guitar included, lol.

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  • Phil

    March 9th, 2017 - 11:44pm

    Says they are out of stock

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    • Anonymous

      March 10th, 2017 - 12:34am

      Good….. it means they’re selling!! Hopefully we’ll get many more figures now.

  • Anonymous

    March 9th, 2017 - 7:08pm

    Booboo which 12th doctor figure do you prefer?

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    • booboo

      March 9th, 2017 - 8:26pm

      Figure With Check Trousers

  • Anonymous

    March 9th, 2017 - 6:24pm

    Both my variants arrived from Galaxy Four…. They’re brilliant

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  • Anonymous

    March 9th, 2017 - 3:13pm

    Received mine from FB.com today and FB.co.uk has been dispatched today.
    (I don’t know why I ordered from 2 different sites)

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    • Anonymous

      March 9th, 2017 - 3:14pm

      I meant FP.com and FP.co.uk, whoops

  • booboo

    March 9th, 2017 - 1:00pm

    now being despatched from FPi

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  • Daz

    March 7th, 2017 - 11:59pm

    Both figures are on there way to me. And now ordered the guitar. Looking forward to these -they could be the last capaldi figures we get.

    Just hope we get a bill and nardole this year too.

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  • Anonymous

    March 6th, 2017 - 8:47pm

    Anyone think Character might re-release the Mondasian Cybermen? I could see them doing it, I think it’d be quite cool.

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    • WouldYouLikeAJellyBaby?

      March 6th, 2017 - 8:55pm

      I would happily buy a few if they did. However I would like it if they looked slightly different because various elements on the costumes look different from the originals. For example, the handle bars look closer to the head and the wires that connect to the chest unit don’t look as big either. Details on the chest unit look different too and there doesn’t seem to be any black stripes on the legs.

  • TardisTraveller

    March 6th, 2017 - 8:08pm

    does it come with a guitar?

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    • booboo

      March 6th, 2017 - 8:09pm

      no

    • The Outcast

      March 7th, 2017 - 12:36am

      Where did you get the guitar from? It looks amazing!

    • booboo

      March 7th, 2017 - 7:32am

      off ebay links are above, not screen accurate but does the job

  • CaptainJimiPie

    March 4th, 2017 - 3:18pm

    Someone claimed that a report on Facebook had said that these were now in at The Doctor Who Experience Shop

    I just phoned them and the assistant confirmed that a shipment of Twelfth Doctor figures in the hoodie outfit were delivered yesterday.

    Whether they are currently on the shelves there yet or not is unknown

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    • CaptainJimiPie

      March 4th, 2017 - 6:47pm

      UPDATE : Someone just tweeted me to say they visited the Experience today and they confirmed they are on their shelves for sale!

  • Wholords2

    March 1st, 2017 - 12:46pm

    Anyone got a dispatch notification from forbidden planet yet???

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    • booboo

      March 1st, 2017 - 12:53pm

      non have been sent out yet

    • Anonymous

      March 1st, 2017 - 1:55pm

      Shipping on the 12th March now, I think

    • Dalek4ever

      March 6th, 2017 - 3:21pm

      I got the despatch email. Should be coming Thursday

    • Iain

      March 7th, 2017 - 7:57pm

      From forbidden planet?

  • Jay Glover

    January 25th, 2017 - 7:31am

    I pre ordered it
    I think this is my favourite figure

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    • DoctorWho 101

      February 17th, 2017 - 4:43pm

      Hi jay it’s DoctorWho 101

  • Anonymous

    January 24th, 2017 - 7:11pm

    Not that I’m complaining but why the price drop from £15 to £10?

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    • Bundy

      March 9th, 2017 - 8:11pm

      I think the cancellation of the UT order would mean an overstock of product that needs to be shifted, and on top of that is the apparent reason for the cancellation; the disproportionate size of the figure compared to even the earlier Capaldi figures which might put people off at £15 a pop. The £5 saved can be put towards an earlier Capaldi figure to act as a foot donor.

  • The Moment

    January 24th, 2017 - 6:13pm

    booboo – how long do you think these last and be available to order. Do you think they will sell quickly?

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    • booboo

      January 24th, 2017 - 6:16pm

      i have no idea on quantities but i expect they will be around for a while

  • Shallacatop

    January 22nd, 2017 - 10:31am

    Really liking the look of this. The hoody / jumper combo is my favourite, but the colours on this really pop and make for a great figure. The more subdued trouser pattern works well too, and of course the head is far better.

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  • Dalekparadigm2

    January 21st, 2017 - 6:58pm

    This looks so much better than previously. Really want this and the others

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  • DannyTheNerd

    January 21st, 2017 - 6:07pm

    Looks a lot better than those other pictures we got

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