Articles for June, 2009

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 11, 2009
Snow White-Inspired ‘Heart Box’ Is First in Collection to Be Previewed at Comic-Con and D23 Expo               BURBANK, Calif. (June 9, 2009) –Bringing together the masterful storytelling of Disney with the renowned artistry of eFX Inc., an all-new line of limited-edition collectibles will be unveiled this September, inspired by some of Disney’s classic films…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 11, 2009
STAR WARS™ MIMOBOT Series 4 collection of designer USB flash drives features Darth Maul, multiple Darth Vaders and Clone Captain Rex BOSTON, MA, June 10, 2009 – Mimoco’sSTAR WARS MIMOBOT line of designer flash drives will explore the dark side with an all-new collection, featuring fan favorite Sith Lords and new versions of classic designs….

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 9, 2009
June 8th 2009 – NY – Wizard World returns to Philadelphia June 19th-21st and Shocker Toys will be in full force at Booth# 509 with new products showcasing and bringing big announcements, sneaks and exclusives to the event. Sam Keith’s MTV The Maxx Exclusive will be ready to throw down at the Wizard show, and…

 

by Jeremy "SpyMagician" Sung
June 9, 2009
Coming soon to the Comic Con International in San Diego, CA…    

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 9, 2009
A few new figures in Mattel’s Infinite heroes line are starting to hit stores this month.   Included in the news wave are an OMAC, Lex Corp Trooper (single carded), Thanagarian Warrior (single carded) and 1980′s Supergirl. First up we take a look at Supergirl.   You can check her out in the AFi Toy Archives….

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 9, 2009
Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: June 2009 Wave/Assortment: Wave 1/2008-2009 Packaging: Single Carded Accessories: Stand Scale: 3.75" Sculpted By:  Mattel’s In-House team           Supergirl Comparison      

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 9, 2009
Abe Sapien, the psychic humanoid amphibious paranormal investigator of Hellboy fame, gets the deluxe treatment with this super-sized figure. Standing a towering eighteen inches tall, this Abe Sapien is faithful to the design of Abe as seen in Hellboy 2:The Golden Army. Abe features fifteen points of articulation, removable goggles, and removable breathing apparatus. Abe…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 8, 2009
Mattel just sent us the latest images of the upcoming San Diego Comic Con International 2009 DC Universe Exclusives.   Shown are the Green Lantern JLU 3-pack (Featuring Flight Suit Hal Jordan, Abin Sur and GL Sinestro with swapable heads) and the Infinite Heroes Anti-Monitor packaging. SDCC09 JLU Green Lantern 3-Pack   Infinite Heroes Anti-Monitor…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 8, 2009
The oft-rumored return of the Battlestar Galactica Minimates line can now be confirmed, owing its resurrection to The World’s Greatest Toy Store, Toys"R"Us. The first new wave of Battlestar Galactica Minimates, featuring updated versions of fan favorites and never before seen characters, will be available this summer exclusively at Toys"R"Us stores nationwide, and online at…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 8, 2009
Popular Obama Action Figure Serves As Catalyst To Explore “The Man Behind The Office” How does President Obama spend his precious free time outside the office? Inquiring minds will know soon, at least according to the imaginations of photographers participating in an unusual and unprecedented competition. Photographers from all over the country, both amateur and…

 

by ChipCataldo
June 8, 2009
flashlight1.jpg Hello hello!  Welcome yet again to another installment of the blog preferred by none of my ex-fiancees…the Super Powers Highlight!  I’m switching it up (still) before I get back to writing about the SP action figures and NOT covering one again this time.  Super Powers to me, is more than the action figures.  There are…

 

by ChipCataldo
June 8, 2009
electrohead.jpg This is the first time I’ve felt compelled & justified in making a short "addendum" blog to one of my previous entries.  As my loyal readers will remember, a short time ago I wrote about the Electro figure in my first Secret Wars Highlight. Well, my new friend Jason Sanders read that, sent along two…

 

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