Articles for February, 2012
by Daniel Pickett
February 15, 2012
More popular than ever, the TETRIS® brand continues its merchandise expansion New York, NY – February 13, 2012 – The Tetris Company, LLC, the exclusive licensor of the TETRIS® brand, and its merchandising agent, Licensing Works! ®, today announced several new TETRIS themed products debuting at Toy Fair. The Tetris Company’s licensees Techno Source,…
by Daniel Pickett
February 15, 2012
It’s our special Toy Fair episode! So, we do things a little different this time. Half the episode is Daniel and Jason chatting as normal and the other half is Daniel’s first round of Toy Fair interviews. First up Daniel and Jason discuss what viable licenses are still out there that they would like to…
While we were at our NECA appointment today a shelf collapsed and all of the ‘Rocky’ 2-up prototypes hit the floor. Here NECA’s Randy Falk gets the glue gun and makes things right again.
Activision is releasing a sequel to last year’s hit Skylander game called ‘Skylanders Giants’. This game features giant characters and GIANT game pieces that also have light up elements. There will be 7 giants that will corespond with the 7 elements in the game. In addition they gave out a special edition ‘Cynder’ for Toy…
Diamond Select has an avalanche of cool new stuff on display this year in their showroom including their newly announced ‘Mad Monster Party’, the expansion of their classic ‘Munsters’ line, Marvel Select figures based on ‘The Amazing Spiderman’ and ‘The Avengers’ plus lots and lots of sweet new Minimates!
[nggallery id=8] Masters of the Universe® Classics at MattyCollector.com Temple of Darkness Sorceress®: Available at NYCC, Power Con and on Mattycollector.com in late 2012 Fisto™: Available 2/15 only at MattyCollector.com Shadow Weaver™: Available 2/15 only to subscribers of 2012 Club Eternia® Kobra Kahn™: Available 3/15 at MattyCollector.com Thunder Punch™ He-Man®: Available 4/16 at MattyCollector.com, includes…
Justice League Unlimited Big news! The final 3-packs are coming in fall 2012! One new pack will arrive each month starting around July/August at a price of only $30 each!!! The REALLY great news is those packs will also include Dr. Destiny and Firefly from the dropped 6-pack! How did we make this happen? The…
DC Universe Club Infinite Earths Subscription Figures! Rocket Red to be first Oversized Figure! Poison Ivy: date to be announced! Black Mask: date to be announced! Platinum and Tin: date to be announced! Flash 1: Available 4/16 2012 only at MattyCollector.com Metron with Mobius Chair: Available 4/16 only to subscribers of Club Infinite Earths Atrocitus:…
Man o man! So much great retro stuff from our friends at BifBangPow! We get a sneak peek at their Six Million Dollar Man line, the expanded line up of their classic Battlestar Galactica line, the expansion of their Doctor Who line and more! [nggallery id=6]
Mezco has a strong showing of new licenses at their booth this year including ‘Mars Attacks’ in 6″ and 3.75″ scales, a new SpongeBob Squarepants line, and Universal Monsters! [nggallery id=5]
Series 3 of their Doctor Who mini figures and a cool new gun that you can shoot Daleks with your iPhone!
We stopped by Tonner early this morning and got a loot at their new licensed lines including Tron and Avatar. [nggallery id=4]
More Walking Dead tv figures coming from MacFarlane Toys. More pics coming soon!
Another cool new property from Lego is their new Monster Fighters line. This line plays off some of the great classic monster figures in their mini figure collector sets. [nggallery id=1]
Some great new Star Wars Lego sets are coming this year. Including some based on the hit MMO ‘The Old Republic’ and an awesome new Jaba’s palace set! [nggallery id=2]