Category: announcements

The Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2013

Drum roll please! It’s competition time! This comes a little later in the year than usual, but I’m pleased to announce that The Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2013, sponsored by Safari Ltd, is now open! After our biggest ever turn out in 2012, we are now looking forward to seeing your dioramas for 2013! …

The Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2013 – Results

I’m delighted to officially announce the results of the The Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2013, sponsored by Safari Ltd. The year was our biggest contest to date, with a total of 38 entries and 100 dinotoyforum members taking part in the voting process. There were many excellent dioramas in all sorts of styles. But …

The Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2014

It’s that time of year again! I’m delighted to announce The Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2014 sponsored by Everything Dinosaur is now open! We have some wonderful prizes this year courtesy of our generous sponsor – Everything Dinosaur! Rules and regulations The rules and regulations for the 2014 contest are as follows: -Entry is …

The Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2014 – Results

The results are in and I’m delighted to formally announce the winners of the Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2014, sponsored by Everything Dinosaur. The three prize winners are as follows: 1st Place. Diorama 41. Horrible horn horde, by federreptil 2nd Place. Diorama 32. On the beach, by Seismosaurus 3rd Place. Diorama 15. Separated from …

The Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2015

It’s time to get those creative juices flowing! I’m pleased to announce The Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2015 sponsored by CollectA is now open! Once again, we have some excellent prizes on offer this year thanks to our a generous sponsor – CollectA! Rules and regulations The rules and regulations for the 2015 contest …

The Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2015 – Results

The voting is over and the results are in for the Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2015, sponsored by CollectA! This was the biggest contest to date with more entries (65) and more voters (197) than ever before! It was an especially close contest to the very end, but three dioramas took the top three …

The Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2016

Announcement by Stargatedalek, organiser of the Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2016. It’s time to take off your lens caps! I’m pleased to announce the Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2016 is now open! The winning dinosaur diorama of the 2015 contest: Jurassic Titans, by Carnosaur Rules and regulations The rules and regulations for the …

The Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2018

It’s ‘Dinorama’ time again! I’m delighted to declare the Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2018 sponsored by Urzeitshop, officially open! It has been a decade since the very first contest back in 2008, so let’s make this one special! Rules, regulations, terms and conditions Entry is free. Anyone can enter. All members of the Dinosaur …

The Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2019

The Dinosaur Toy Forum Diorama Contest 2019 sponsored by Urzeitshop is now open! The contest is taking place a little later in the year than usual, but you will still have the whole summer to get to work, and once again, Urzeitshop is providing some generous prizes for the winners. Rules, regulations, terms and conditions …

Upcoming dinosaur releases from Safari Ltd (New for 2011)

Safari Ltd have another great spread laid on for 2011, with two new additions to the Carnegie Collection, five new Wild Safari dinosaurs, and two new toobs. I’m sure we’ll review the figures properly when they are released next year but in the meantime let’s overview what’s in the pipeline based on Safari Ltd’s publicity …

Upcoming releases from Bullyland (New for 2012)

We’ve already previewed the upcoming offerings from CollectA (New CollectAs for 2012) and Papo (New Papos for 2012), so now we’ll have a peek at what Bullyland have in the pipeline. They have two new figures for our perusal, a somewhat googly-eyed Spinosaurus, and a feathered Therizinosaurus. The Spinosaurus: The Therizinosaurus: Bullyland are continuing their …

Upcoming releases from Bullyland (New for 2014)

We’ve had a good ogle at the upcoming (or already released) 2014 dinosaur figures from Papo, Schleich, Safari Ltd, and CollectA, but there’s another well-known long-standing dinosaur toy-producing company who are serving up some new offerings this year. We wouldn’t want to miss out on German company, Bullyland! Bullyland have been a bit ‘hit and …

Upcoming releases from Bullyland (New for 2023)

Bullyland’s 2023 catalogue has revealed a new prehistoric release: Tyrannosaurus rex. While clearly not in the same league as other recent renditions of the tyrant lizard, it will undoubtedly be fun for younger dinosaur enthusiasts to play with.

Upcoming releases from CollectA (New for 2012)

Ah CollectA, what did we ever do without you?  CollectA have pushed out the boat once more with another bona fide bonanza of new figures for us in 2012. Their massive line up of 21 new sculpts will add considerable taxonomic diversity to their ranks, but more than that, CollectA has raised its game with …

Upcoming releases from CollectA (New for 2014)

So, CollectA have done it yet again! They’ve announced more 2014 figures than you can shake a cycad leaf at. So, as has become dinotoyblog tradition, let’s summarise the news here for posterity. The 12 new prehistoric critter models being released by CollectA this year, are, in alphabetical order: Arsinoitherium Bistahieversor Carcharodontosaurus Gastonia Ichthyovenator with …