Thursday, 20 July 2017

Exclusive Doctor Who merchandise for San Diego Comic-Con

This week's San Diego Comic-Con, as always, will see fans presented with the opportunity to purchase a large range of officially-licensed Doctor Who exclusive merchandise.

BBC America has revealed a selection of products which will either be exclusive to the event or which are not yet available elsewhere. These include a new range of Kawaii-themed products featuring artwork from Doctor Who illustrator Kelly Yates, who will also be signing his work at the BBC America booth (#4129) today from 1-2pm and on Saturday 22nd July from 1-2pm.

The guide below highlights exclusive and first to market merchandise from BBC America, which will be available at Booth #4129 during SDCC - click on images to enlarge:

BBC Shop Exclusives


Kawaii Mug ($15)
Charming mug showcasing all thirteen adorable anime incarnations (including the War Doctor) of everyone’s favorite Time Lord.

Kawaii Hoodie ($50)
Grey zip-up hoodie showcasing all thirteen adorable anime incarnations (including the War Doctor) of everyone’s favorite Time Lord. Available in sizes S-XXL.


Kawaii T-Shirt ($25)
Comfortable black t-shirt with anime incarnations of the five most recent versions of the Doctor. Available in sizes S-XXL.


TARDIS Tour T-Shirt ($25)
White Spacetime Tour tee that lays out the time machine’s pit stops everywhere from Malcassairo in 100 trillion AD to San Diego in 2017. Available in sizes S-XXL.

TARDIS Tour Travel Mug ($20)
Spacetime Tour travel mug that lays out the time machine’s pit stops everywhere from Malcassairo in 100 trillion AD to San Diego in 2017. Insulated to keep drinks cool or warm as you glide through the galaxy. Size: 16-oz.

BBC Shop First To Market


Rainbow TARDIS Hoodie ($50)
Cozy hoodie with TARDIS and rainbow trail. Available in sizes S-XXL.

Rainbow TARDIS Baseball Tee ($25)
Comfy rainbow TARDIS baseball tee. Available in sizes S-XXL.

Oversized Mug ($20)
Last year’s sell out and Entertainment Weekly’s Top 10 pick for Comic-Con 2016 merchandise is back featuring the TARDIS. Size: 64-oz.

Dalek & Gears Earrings and Necklace ($15/$20)
Elegant earrings and a nifty necklace that feature intricately interwoven Daleks and gears.

Pandorica TARDIS 4.5” ($15)
TARDIS Titan Vinyl in the style of the Van Gogh painting from 2010’s The Pandorica Opens. Measures (approx) 4.5 inches tall.

Eleventh Doctor Variant 4.5” ($15)
Eleventh Doctor Vinyl featuring the Time Lord’s outfit whilst working in a shop in 2011’s Closing Time. Measures (approx) 4.5 inches tall.

For even more Doctor Who official merchandise, check out the BBC Shop from BBC Worldwide Americas.

In other SDCC merchandising news, Rabbit Tanaka has announced that it will be launching its Doctor Who TARDIS Console Light - as seen on official YouTube series Doctor Who: The Fan Show - at the event.

The special shipment will be available at the FYE San Diego Comic-Con Pop-up Store, 165 Horton Plaza, Space #155, San Diego, CA 92101 between 20th-23rd July 2017. Following the event the product will also be available at FYE and ThinkGeek stores as well as through several online retailers.


Finally, Forbidden Planet has today offered fans who are unable to get to SDCC the opportunity to order the exclusive SDCC 2017 Doctor Who Funko Pop! Clara Figure online. The limited edition exclusive is currently in high demand and is unlikely to be made available again once it has sold out. The Clara figure can be preordered here.


Other Doctor Who events at SDCC include an exclusive comic, signings and panel from Titan Comics, as well as a BBC America panel featuring the stars of Doctor Who Series 10, which will be offering an exclusive preview of this year's Christmas special. 

Comic-Con International: San Diego 2017 runs from 20th-23rd July at the San Diego Convention Centre. More information on this year's event can be found at the official Comic-Con site.