Articles for January, 2012


by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
January 2, 2012
SpidermanDial1.jpg Someone once asked me to explain HeroClix.  After some practice, I have come up with this. “Its like Chess with Super-Heroes, except that if you want to play with 4 knights and no bishops, that is not only OK, it is encouraged and expected.”  At this point, I should add that you can also use…


by Daniel Pickett
January 1, 2012
GLC-hot-pursuit-9-150x150.gif GreenLight Starts the New Year in Hot Pursuit of Collectible Success GreenLight Collectibles releases 1:64 Hot Pursuit Series 9 as the first new series of 2012 Indianapolis, IN (December 28, 2011) In order to set the mood for a successful 2012, GreenLight has one of their best sellers leading the pack into the New year…


by Jeff Cope
January 1, 2012
tf2012_logo11.jpg Today’s January 1st. New Year’s Day. And, like any good little toy collector…one of my first thoughts, come the new year is… …Toy Fair is next month!! What are you looking forward to? Oh, and by the way…HAPPY NEW YEAR!


by Daniel Pickett
January 1, 2012
HTIMMkI20tease-430x800.jpg This was a pleasant little surprise this New Years morning from Hot Toys.  The first version of the Iron Man Mark I armor usually goes for $500-$800 on the secondary market these days.  It’s great that fans will get and updated shot at this version of the character. On the First day of 2012, we’re…


by Daniel Pickett
January 1, 2012
Lego2012NewYears22-150x150.jpg Five Musical Acts, Entertainers, Fireworks and More! (Carlsbad, Calif. – Dec. 31, 2011) – The New Year’s Eve festivities kicked-off early at LEGOLAND® California Resort with a party that let kids celebrate the ringing in of 2012 without missing their bedtime. Kids’ New Year’s Eve is a special annual celebration that provides kids and their…