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Character Options Doctor Who Exclusive Collectors Set of the 4th Doctor and the Robot

Character Options have unveiled another new Doctor Who exclusive collectors set heading to B&M stores in the UK in early 2022. Joining the current batch of releases is a set featuring the 4th Doctor and the Robot from Tom Baker's debut story, Robot (1974).

The pack re-releases the original Classic Dr. Who line build-a-figure, the Robot, and the original 4th Doctor from 2008. The Doctor features a solemn head with hat combination, a head not seen on this body before - although it has been used on other 4th Doctor outfits like the one from Genesis of the Daleks.

The price on the set is TBC, but expected to be £19.99 like the other Doctor Who sets. It is due to land in mid-January 2022.

A single remarkable new set will mark a year in which nine new lines have been delivered to B&M. Titled ROBOT, fans can look forward to a classic era figure set based on the debut 1974 episode featuring the ‘new’ Fourth Doctor, played by Tom Baker. The set comprises two figures: The Fourth Doctor in his original shabby red jacket, long stripy scarf and fedora and the K1 Robot. Created in 5.5” collector scale, each has multiple points of articulation and comes packaged in the familiar ‘heritage’ style Doctor Who collector packs with specially created insert artwork.

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