Jurassic World represented at Belgian comic books convention

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The 25th edition of the FACTS convention take place this weekend  in Ghent, Belgium. FACTS is basically your typical comic books convention, with lots of cosplaying, expensive merchandising and Star Wars.

This year Jurassic World was well represented. The huge iconic gate was recreated by prop replica group. Animatronic dinosaurs were placed in front of them and were a very popular photo location, with a queue all day long.

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Jurassic World Dilophosaurus

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Dilophosaurus is one of my favorite Jurassic Park characters. I see her as the Boba Fett of the Jurassic Park Cinematic Universe. Unfortunately she only appeared in the first movie and had a small cameo in Jurassic World. But that didn’t stop Hasbro from producing different toys based on Dilophosaurus since 1993.

Thanks to that small cameo, Hasbro went ahead with a whole new sculpt for their Growlers line.

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New Jurassic World toys!

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Yesterday I went to a couple of toy stores to add some new stuff to my Jurassic Park collection.

First I got Echo for 11,50 euros (cashier tried to overcharge me on this one, but failed as hard as Hoskins failed with sweet talking Delta) and the Jada RC Jeep Wrangler (which looks AWESOME) for 29,99 euros. They also had the diecast and RC Mercedes from Jada, but I’ve skipped on those two for now.

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