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February 11th, 2016 739 comments

Doctor Who 5.5″ 8th Doctor Action Figure

uk-flag-smallSporadically available at www.forbiddenplanet.co.uk


uk-flag-smallCheck possible availablity at www.toysrus.co.uk

uk-flag-small You can see the entire 5.5″ Collectors series available to order Here

usa-flag-small Available to order in the USA from www.calendars.com

usa-flag-small Also available to order in the USA from www.entertainmentearth.com

“I love humans. Always seeing patterns in things that aren’t there.”

The Eighth Doctor was an effortlessly charming, romantic figure. He was unguarded about his background and equally candid about what the future held for people he came into contact with.

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Includes..

  • Sonic Screwdriver Accessory
  • Karn Chalice Accessory (Cup O’ Karn)
  • Cass’s Bandolier Accessory (removable)

It seems ironic that so much about this open Doctor remains a closed book…His first adventure took place in San Francisco at the turn of the Millennium with Dr Grace Holloway and Chang Lee in an epic battle with the Master.

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Much later, after many adventures with many companions, the 8th Doctors fate is finally sealed during the Time War, as he attempts to rescue a pilot, Cass, whose ship was crashing into the planet Karn.

When Cass realized that the Doctor was a Time Lord and her enemy, she refused his help and allowed the ship crash.



Categorised under: Doctor Who 5" scale figures, Toys

739 comments

  • DOCTOR WHO ONE

    October 10th, 2015 - 5:03pm

    Would have been interesting if they’d released this figure as a 2 pack with the War Doctor figure, and also have a swappable head of a younger version of the War Doctor to put on this 8th Doctor figures body.

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  • TravellingTimeLord

    October 10th, 2015 - 4:51pm

    Booboo, just a bit of new information, Clara in 5.5″ has just appeared on Whona for $19.95 https://www.whona.com/mm5/merchant.mvc?Session_ID=15a9dbb80fcb84626740d4e906408574&Screen=PROD&Store_Code=W&Product_Code=5CLARA&Category_Code=

    Reply
    • booboo

      October 10th, 2015 - 5:00pm

      yes i know they have got these from Barns and noble who have had them in stock for a while

      problem is you put this on and it the never ending why the USA 1st etc etc

    • JellyBaby100

      October 10th, 2015 - 5:04pm

      They’re repainted Oswins aren’t they? She’s certainly never worn that costume in the show.

  • Mechanoid Fan

    October 10th, 2015 - 4:31pm

    Is this the final clue to the fact 5″ are actually back or what? Haha!

    Reply
    • booboo

      October 10th, 2015 - 4:59pm

      they never really went away

    • Mechanoid Fan

      October 10th, 2015 - 6:01pm

      Just feels like we went through a phase of hardly any. Just feels so good to have regular announcements back 🙂

    • Aidan Gula

      October 10th, 2015 - 6:52pm

      Though I hope they don’t stop the 3.75″ wave

    • Cyberman Bill

      October 11th, 2015 - 2:21am

      They’re not stopping the 3.75″ wave

  • Rusty

    October 10th, 2015 - 3:33pm

    Wow. This looks awesome. Cant wait to get my hands on it.

    Reply
  • Balakin

    October 10th, 2015 - 3:18pm

    I don’t like double dipping and I already have the 8th Doctor figure…so I just have to give that away because the NotD version of him is just the best! 😀

    Reply
  • Pat

    October 10th, 2015 - 3:04pm

    OH MY GOD OH MY GOD OH MY GOD!

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    • DS

      October 10th, 2015 - 3:18pm

      YES! Huzzah!!!

  • Ian

    October 10th, 2015 - 2:58pm

    Awesome! Wonder if the head is a pop off. Dear Santa can I have this for Christmas please lol

    Reply
  • Anonymous

    October 10th, 2015 - 2:47pm

    Finally…the most wanted figures for last 2 years! This is what we want….not 4 repaints of the 12th Doctor. Thanks for listening CO/UT…finally.

    Reply
  • mark Belsom

    October 10th, 2015 - 2:29pm

    My poor wallet.

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    • EndlessTimelord

      October 10th, 2015 - 2:31pm

      Lol same! 🙁 XD

    • cyberdoctor42

      October 10th, 2015 - 6:18pm

      Knees are weak, palms are sweaty, wallet is empty

  • EndlessTimelord

    October 10th, 2015 - 2:24pm

    Is it just me or is every 2 weeks their announcing/ releasing pictures of new 5inch figures? Never the less I hope we continue this pattern and get:

    Cyberman (2013-present) and includes swappable cyber danny head, emotion in hibiter (One open and one closed) and attachable arm gun

    Ice-Warrior (From Cold War)

    Zygon (DOTD, TZI and TZI)

    Skovox Blitzer

    Davros (TWF and TMA) (Revised paint job and maybe an open eye head)

    The 12th Doctor New variants including:
    White shirt (With waistcoat)
    TMA with Sonic shades and Guitar
    UTL, BTF and LC
    And him in his red velvet coat

    Then a new Clara from flatline.

    That is my main wish list. What does everyone else want to see? (I was mean’t to send my comment here not ask a question)

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    • Cyberlord

      October 10th, 2015 - 3:16pm

      This seems good to me, but I don’t think we will be getting any more 12th doctors any time soon. However, I would like to see figures of:
      Osgood,
      Kate L-S,
      Danny,
      The Teller,
      Colony Sarff

      Also, but unlikely:
      Simeon (the great intelligence),
      Whisper-man,
      Vastra,
      Strax,
      Jenny

      And of coarse, there’s lots more we’d all like made. But this 8th Doctor is amazing!

    • Cyberlord

      October 10th, 2015 - 3:17pm

      Oh, and also, if he is cool, the Fisher King.

    • TheExtremeBlueTARDIS

      October 10th, 2015 - 3:38pm

      I think the most likely figures to be released in 5″, if it continues like this, are:

      Davros (Repaint, with an open eyes head)
      Cyberman (2013-)
      Zygon (DOTD)
      Ice Warrior (Cold War)
      Red Supreme Dalek

      What I would also like:

      The Foretold
      Whisperman
      Clara (Not a repaint, perhaps from ‘The Magician’s Apprentice’)
      Colony Sarf
      Ghost (Particularly the Tivolian one)
      The Teller
      Half-Faced Man

    • Anonymous

      October 10th, 2015 - 3:49pm

      We will never see dr simian as e grant never signs off on likeness for anything.

    • Mechanoid Fan

      October 10th, 2015 - 4:31pm

      I agree with these! We need a cyberman (2013-), Zygon, Ice Warrior etc. Zygomatic are back soon, perfect chance to bring one out!

    • davrosdestroyer

      October 10th, 2015 - 7:55pm

      maybe they can release:

      deep breath set including: half face man12th doctor in robot disguise with swapable head.
      tma/twf set including: davros and doctor swapable body and colony sarff.
      new cyberman
      zygon
      ice warrior
      ghost (tivoli)
      fisher king
      rigsy
      rusty
      and clara (tma/twf)

    • davrosdestroyer

      October 10th, 2015 - 9:35pm

      also…

      ghost doctor
      dih set including: 12th doctor (white shirt,black cardigan with the invasion cyberman head) cyberman swapable head (danny cyberman) with removable chestplate and clara
      dotd set includes: clara (dotd),bad wolf (rose) and zygon.

    • Anonymous

      October 10th, 2015 - 10:10pm

      these are all great wish lists but lets face fact – we are not going to be getting much. we will most likely only get
      -straight up rereleases such as the red supreme dalek
      -slightly tweaked or repainted figures such as series 4 davros with eyes painted on
      -brand new figures for significant/ iconic characters only
      unfortunately characters like the foretold, the wispermen and the fisher king will most likely never happen

    • Davrosdestroyer

      October 16th, 2015 - 4:38pm

      I know but imagine getting releases of these and:

      robot thing (gwd)
      12th doctor space suit (though you could take the 10th doctor spacesuit head off).
      osgood (dih).
      rusty
      and kate.

    • DoctorSong2016

      October 16th, 2015 - 4:44pm

      I think Osgood and Kate are possible, I mean Osgood is a fan favourite and Kate is in a way an important part of doctor who lore

  • Anonymous

    October 10th, 2015 - 2:24pm

    I think he needs to look more…dirty

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    • JellyBaby100

      October 10th, 2015 - 5:01pm

      Just roll him around in the mud in your garden if you want.

    • cyberdoctor42

      October 10th, 2015 - 6:21pm

      I agree, but a bit of dry-brushing should fix it

  • Josh anderson

    October 10th, 2015 - 2:17pm

    Will the head be swappable with the 8th doctor head that came with the war doctor?

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    • booboo

      October 10th, 2015 - 2:54pm

      Just don’t know these things are often announced with very little info

  • Mechanoid Fan

    October 10th, 2015 - 2:07pm

    Booboo, is there no way to preprder? Or do we just wait until it’s out and go to TRU? Also, any idea of a price? Thanks 🙂

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    • booboo

      October 10th, 2015 - 2:17pm

      Not at the moment we will try to find out what’s what next week

  • Stike

    October 10th, 2015 - 2:04pm

    yeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah

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    • cyberdoctor42

      October 10th, 2015 - 6:22pm

      I concur

  • TARDISGuy

    October 10th, 2015 - 1:57pm

    Even if this is a 3.75″ figure, I’m still getting it because it looks like the best figure in that scale.

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    • Rusty

      October 10th, 2015 - 3:35pm

      No need to worry. It’s 5 inch!

  • CG

    October 10th, 2015 - 1:46pm

    This looks awesome, ever since they released the new 8th doctor head sculpt with the War Doctor, I have hoped for this or dark eyes figure. Awesome!!

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  • DannyTheNerd

    October 10th, 2015 - 1:19pm

    Looks epic

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  • the paternoster gang

    October 10th, 2015 - 1:01pm

    This will be available in the uk, won’t it?

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    • booboo

      October 10th, 2015 - 1:38pm

      Yes

  • Ryan

    October 10th, 2015 - 12:55pm

    Oh my goodness. I’m speechless. This year has been spectacular in terms of a renaissance for the 5 inch line, and this would be the absolute icing on the cake.

    Reply
  • TARDISGuy

    October 10th, 2015 - 12:49pm

    I hope to god this is real. I love it when unexpected things like this happen. But every time they do I always think I’m dreaming. I really hope I’m not.
    I guess I don’t need to make that custom I planning any more.

    Reply
  • Anonymous

    October 10th, 2015 - 12:49pm

    The image looks 3.75 scale and as we already know they are working on that, I suspect this is what this is and not the 5 inch…shame.

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    • booboo

      October 10th, 2015 - 12:50pm

      It’s been solicited as 5 inch

    • David

      October 10th, 2015 - 12:53pm

      Seems to have the articulation of a 5″

    • Anonymous

      October 10th, 2015 - 1:09pm

      the detail is far too good to be 3.75 inch

    • David

      October 10th, 2015 - 4:14pm

      He who must not be named seems to have stated on Twitter we’re getting both 3.75″ and 5.5″ .
      This image is of the 3.75″ however apparently.

    • booboo

      October 10th, 2015 - 4:18pm

      Don’t understand why they would solicit a 5″ figure with a picture of the 3,75″

    • The Silent Silent

      October 10th, 2015 - 4:21pm

      If the 3.75″ looks this good we are in for a real treat with the 5″ version !

    • Anonymous

      October 10th, 2015 - 4:50pm

      pretty sure its 5 heres 3.75 for comparison looks similar but not the same/Users/james/Downloads/image.jpeg
      heres 5 inch one /Users/james/Downloads/image-3.jpeg
      /Users/james/Downloads/image-2.jpeg

  • STAXTHEDRESTROYER

    October 10th, 2015 - 12:46pm

    I don’t have a toys r us near me , is there an online shop I can order this figure from??

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    • booboo

      October 10th, 2015 - 12:50pm

      They put stuff online

    • STRAXTHEDESTROYER

      October 10th, 2015 - 10:05pm

      Thanks booboo

  • Anonymous

    October 10th, 2015 - 12:35pm

    If this is actually released I will forgive CO for the 12th Doctor!!!

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    • DS

      October 10th, 2015 - 3:20pm

      🙂

  • John

    October 10th, 2015 - 12:34pm

    MY LIFE THATS MAJESTIC

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  • Fraser

    October 10th, 2015 - 12:24pm

    OMG yes yes yes….. I really want this more than all the other figures I have preordered

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  • Anonymous

    October 10th, 2015 - 12:22pm

    Is this part of the Collector’s series. Also, is Capaldi and the Curator part of the Collector’s series/

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    • Cyberman Bill

      October 11th, 2015 - 2:25am

      Yes.

  • Doctorfan

    October 10th, 2015 - 12:00pm

    Is amo belt removable
    Next up dark eyes costume 🙂

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    • Doctorfan

      October 10th, 2015 - 12:09pm

      Would have been nice if it had a young hurt head but still excellent without it

      3 left and my list will be complete

      (Not in any order)
      1) magicians apprentice dr with sunglasses head and normal head, guitar and strap,broken sonic

    • Doctorfan

      October 10th, 2015 - 12:12pm

      Would have been nice if it had a young hurt head but still excellent without it

      4left and my list will be complete

      (Not in any order)
      1) magicians apprentice dr with sunglasses head and normal head, guitar and strap,broken sonic
      2)Scovox Blitzer ( blue eyes head ,black eyes head)
      3) under the lake Clara (without jacket)
      4) before the flood monster with gun

    • Doctorfan

      October 10th, 2015 - 12:14pm

      Booboo any news on a interior series 9 (with round things) TARDIS (like David tenants not the non electronic disappointment that is the matt smith one)

    • Anonymous

      October 10th, 2015 - 1:37pm

      It looks like it is removable. …as it should because technically, the 8th Doctor never wore it, he only picked it up after he regenerated into the War Doctor.

    • Anonymous

      October 10th, 2015 - 4:40pm

      boobo what do you think a bout interior question

  • Judooning

    October 10th, 2015 - 11:52am

    Booboo, sorry if this has already been asked, but will there be a collection list for the collectors series figures soon? I really like the lists.
    Thank you

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    • booboo

      October 10th, 2015 - 12:01pm

      Will ask luke

    • Charlie

      October 10th, 2015 - 12:42pm

      Also, when will we see the christmas list?

  • cyberdoctor42

    October 10th, 2015 - 11:51am

    THIS IS THE MOST ‘I NEED THIS’ FIGURE I HAVE EVER SEEN!!!

    Reply
  • MrHalloWho

    October 10th, 2015 - 11:51am

    Glad they used the same ammo belt thing as the War Doctor

    Reply

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