Articles for June, 2012

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 27, 2012
 DC Comics: The New 52 Trading Cards and DC Comics Deck-building Game Launching in Summer 2012 Demo the DC Comics Deck-building game exclusively at the Cryptozoic Comic-Con Store, 411 Market Street  DC Comics and  Cryptozoic Entertainment, the premier developer of licensed and original games and trading cards including The Big Bang Theory: The Party Game…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 26, 2012
Tune-in at 11:15 a.m. PDT on Saturday, June 30 to Watch   EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)— On Saturday, June 30, fans around the world will be able to tune-in to ABC and ESPN as Team Hot Wheels™ attempts to set a new world-record racing two vehicles through a six-story double vertical loop at X Games…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 26, 2012
Happy Monday everyone! Welcome back! The stinging disappointment of “Prometheus” still lingers on a bit, but we are still able to rally and move on to discuss the latest in geek news, pop culture and stuff we LOVE! We are in Comic Con countdown mode as the nerd prom or geek burning man is just…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 25, 2012
Announces New Figures and Special Holiday Celebration Hillside, N.J. & Cary, N.C.—June 25, 2012—Set to celebrate the upcoming Fourth of July holiday, developers of HeroClix Online today announced the addition of Marvel’s Captain America to HeroClix Online and a holiday celebration, offering players a chance to score a special in-game object starting Tuesday, July 3….

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 25, 2012
TRAVEL CHANNEL TO PREMIERE NEW ORIGINAL SERIES “TOY HUNTER” ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15 AT 10:00 P.M., ET/PT May The Force Be With Toy Dealer Jordan Hembrough As He Hunts Down The Most Sought After Star Wars Collectibles, Batmans, Barbies And More Weekly Half-Hour Show Reveals the High Stakes of Toy Dealing   CHEVY CHASE, MD…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 24, 2012
The latest issue of Diamond Comics’ Previews catalog has been sent out to comic book shops, and it has a full range of products available for pre-order from Diamond Select Toys! Seriously, there’s something for everybody! Gamers, check out our Street FIghter X Tekken toys! Comic lovers, peruse our Marvel and Walking Dead offerings! Sci-Fi…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
June 22, 2012
BeetleShip-500x378.jpg For our friend VeeBee at The Fwoosh – from Heroclix Laval on Facebook.   Solicits for the upcoming The Batman set also promise us a Batmobile and Invisible Jet.  I want these because I play the game, but when was the last time someone made us an Invisible Jet? 

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 22, 2012
Metal Boy debuts  as a “Gokin Toy”!  From a very popular garage kit series “Metal Box”  for its over 20 different SD characters in its line and its integrated size, here comes  “Getter Dragon” pre-painted and pre-assembled die cast toy!  Enjoy the new version of Metal Box with upgraded play value such as fully articulated…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 22, 2012
Announced yesterday on Robert Kirkman’s “Skybound” website as well as TVGuide.com, McFarlane Toys have created an exclusive “The Walking Dead” action figure for San Diego Comic Con International 2012.   The Skybound SDCC Exclusive Bloody Poncho Michonne variant figure comes with a bloody paint deco, including her bloody katana blade and other zombie killing instruments and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 22, 2012
Mattel honors and takes inspiration from Ruth and Elliot Handler — True Visionaries in the Toy Industry   EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)— At a ceremony earlier today at its Southern California headquarters, Mattel, Inc. (Nasdaq: MAT) renamed and dedicated its design center the Handler Team Center in honor of founders Ruth and Elliot Handler. Joined…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 22, 2012
Our friends at BigBadToyStore.com have just launched a $5,000 Store Credit Giveaway – First prize is a $1500 Store Credit Shopping Spree, and they have 40+ other prizes ranging from $20 to $500.    To enter, simply ‘Like’ them on Facebook and fill out a quick form – the direct link to our facebook page…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 22, 2012
The Hot Toys DX Joker Collectible Figure has been very well-received since its launch in 2009. In view of fans’ expectation, Hot Toys is proud to present his advanced version – The DX Joker 2.0 Collectible Figure from The Dark Knight movie, specially crafted based on the image of Heath Ledger as The Joker in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 21, 2012
The Line Premieres at Comic-Con International and Includes a Limited Edition Comic-Con Exclusive (Boston, MA – June 19, 2012) – Mimoco, creator of the MIMOBOT® line of designer USB flash drives and MIMOMICRO® card readers, and Cartoon Network Enterprises, the licensing and merchandising arm of the television network, announce a brand-new partnership that will bring…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 21, 2012
SHOUT! FACTORY POWERS INTO COMIC-CON™ INTERNATIONAL 2012 WITH HIGHLY ANTICIPATED HOME ENTERTAINMENT PRODUCT LINES, ICONIC POP CULTURE BRANDS AND A SPECIAL PANEL EVENT CELEBRATING THE SERIES THAT STARTED A GLOBAL POP CULTURE PHENOMENON, POWER RANGERS   Putting the Pop in Your Culture One Disc at a Time at Shout! Factory’s Booth # 3849   Shout!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 21, 2012
Toys“R”Us Times Square Becomes “Spidey Central” With Authentic Movie Props, Appearances By “Your Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man” and More   Everyone’s collective spider-sense is tingling with anticipation as the newest film dedicated to the ‘ol Web-Head is set to swing into theaters on Tuesday, July 3. With anticipation reaching radioactive levels, many kids want to don…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 21, 2012
NECA’s 2012 SDCC Pack Includes “Cave Johnson” Portal Replica, Limited Comic-Con DVD + 6 Other Exclusives! NECA always had an amazing lineup of Comic Con Exclusives each year and 2012 is no exception.  They also always make it easy for fans that can’t attend the show to get their exclusives on line after the show, this year they are making it even easier by giving 250 fans the opportunity to buy…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 21, 2012
The summer grasses Of brave soldiers’ dreams The aftermath. Destiny is bringing the warrior clans together. The original Dark Mist Clan has shown itself and while we await the Fire Clan, the Royal Clan, the Bamboo Clan and the Mountain Clan to make their presence known, the mysterious Spirit Clan make their first appearance bringing…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 21, 2012
Disney/Pixar’s ‘Monsters University’ Teaser Trailer Mike Wazowski and James P. Sullivan are an inseparable pair, but that wasn’t always the case. From the moment these two mismatched monsters met they couldn’t stand each other. “Monsters University” unlocks the door to how Mike and Sulley overcame their differences and became the best of friends. Screaming with laughter and fun, “Monsters University”…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 20, 2012
Today Mattel announced the line up of the July figures for their monthly sale.  This sale will NOT include the 2012 Comic Con exclusives.   Also this sale is on the 16th of the month as the 15th is a Sunday. Toy Fans, For most people, July means swimming pools and BBQs. For the Matty team,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 20, 2012
As if MLB Series 30 wasn’t cool enough, the McFarlane Toys online store (Collectors Club) is offering an exclusive Jose Bautista figure. In the 2010 season, Bautista set a Toronto Blue Jays single-season franchise record by hitting a major league leading 54 home runs, making him only the 26th member of the 50 home run…

 

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