Articles for September, 2012

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 11, 2012
After taking the month of August off (but only 2 weeks without any new content) Daniel and Jason are back, tanned, rested and ready to talk about all the latest goings on in the realm of toys, movies, TV and all of pop culture. A lot has happened in the weeks we last sat down…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 11, 2012
Gamescom Multiplayer Accolades- Official Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Video Wanted to pass along an accolades trailer for the worldwide reveal for Call of Duty: Black Ops II multiplayer mode which was officially unveiled at Gamescom in Germany last month. The reveal was open to the public and experienced by thousands and in the trailer below you can see what some of the leading voices…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 10, 2012
Game of Thrones (or as I sometimes call it, Wine/Women/War) is one of the hottest shows on HBO! They recently received 11 Primetime Emmy nominations, including Outstanding Drama Series. If you are not watching this show, and also you are an adult, YOU SHOULD PROBABLY START NOW! With the 3rd season premiering March 31, 2013……

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 10, 2012
“Open here I flung the shutter, when, with many a flirt and flutter, In there stepped a stately raven of the saintly days of yore. Not the least obeisance made he; not a minute stopped or stayed he; But, with mien of lord or lady, perched above my chamber door – Perched upon a bust…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 10, 2012
The battle for Minimate supremacy continues! Hot on the heels of Marvel vs. Capcom 3 comes a brand new line of video-game inspired Minimates — Street Fighter X Tekken! Each SFxT Minimate two-pack pits a Street Fighter superstar against a Tekken legend, and the battles will come fast and furious when they reach stores later…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 7, 2012
Today (and today only!), Star Trek is being honored by Google. On the eve of the franchise’s 46th Anniversary, Google.com is celebrating its historic launch with an out-of-this-world Star Trek-themed interactive doodle/logo featuring the unmistakable iconography from the series that introduced the world to mobile communications, automatic doors, pointy ears and green aliens. Check out…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 7, 2012
Check your local listings for the weekend showings of Robot Chicken’s DC Comics Special September 9th on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim.

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 7, 2012
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 – “Promise” Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 – “We Are the Law”

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 7, 2012
Two-Day Festival of Rare Show Screenings and In-Person Conversations with Classic TV Stars, September 21 & 22 Beverly Hills, CA, September 6, 2012 – The Paley Center for Media and The Warner Archive Collection will present The Retro TV Action-Adventure-Thon, September 21-22 at The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills. The thrill-packed weekend will…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2012
Announced this week on DC Collectibles official Facebook page, they will be making a 6″ figure based on the newest Green Lantern. Coming in Spring 2013, DC Collectibles will release the action figure of the newest Green Lantern, Simon Baz.

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2012
ONLY 7,500 FIGURES AVAILABLE WORLDWIDE We are pleased to announce an amazing addition to our 1/4 scale figure product line: the acquisition of the Marvel comics license for both comic book & feature films! Our inaugural offering will be Captain America as seen in this years #1 film, The Avengers. The figure stands 18″ tall…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2012
Here are the latest pro-orders and arrivals over at BBTS. BBTS EXCLUSIVE DARK ENERGON DELUXE SET OF 4 WITH BONUS DVD This BBTS Exclusive Set will include the following figures, as well as a bonus DVD: Defender Wheeljack, Knockout, Starscream, Defender Bumblebee. The translucent figures show the effects of Dark Energon infusion. Each fan-favorite character…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2012
Power-Con MOTU Fans,If you’re in the LA area at the end of September, you really will have the power… Power-Con, that is! If you’ve never been, Power-Con is a two-day celebration of all things Masters of the Universe®, including contests, panels, special guests, and massive amounts of toys, toys, toys! This year, the convention is at…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2012
Starting Tomorrow INDIANA JONES IN IMAX – FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER DIRECTOR STEVEN SPIELBERG AND EXECUTIVE PRODUCER GEORGE LUCAS’ RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK™  DEBUTS EXCLUSIVELY IN SELECT IMAX THEATERS FOR A ONE-WEEK ENGAGEMENT BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 7TH   INDIANA JONES: The Complete Adventures Debuts On Blu-ray™ September 18th   The cinematic classic that introduced the world to Indiana Jones is ready to embark on a new…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2012
  Now that fans have experienced the epic single-player campaigns and multiplayer modes of TRANSFORMERS: FALL OF CYBERTRON, we wanted to let you know that the team at High Moon Studios listened to fans and have been hard at work on exciting downloadable content to support the growing Fall of Cybertron community. We are thrilled…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2012
$700 Million Worldwide Box Office Hit Swings onto Blu-ray™ Combo Pack and DVD with UltraViolet™ on Friday, November 9th   THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN™ Directed by Marc Webb Starring Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone Loaded with Hours of Bonus Features, Including 90 Minutes of Behind-the-Scenes Documentaries, Deleted Scenes,  Audio Commentary, and More   Blu-ray Exclusive “Amazing…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2012
We were down for roughly 48 hours due to a SNAFU with the domain registrar.   2 days, 100 phone calls and a dozen emails later and we are back in action and ready to keep bringing you the best darn toy news on the internet! Thanks everyone for your patience.

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 4, 2012
The next offering in the Masters of the Universe Classics, Princess of Power sub line is Frosta.  Frosta will be the October Club Eternia  figure and available for sale October 15th, 2012 on MattyCollector.com. This version of the character seems more heavily influenced by her Filmation animation appearance than her vintage toy counterpart.  Like most…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 4, 2012
YJ_PreOrder_Thermometer3 What might normally be sad news, learning that the pre-order for the Young Justice Superboy/Miss Martian 2-pack did not reach it’s goal, is softened a bit by the news of the possibility we could maybe still see them in other lines.  The following update was posted today on MattyCollector.com. Toy Fans, Like you, we’re huge…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 4, 2012
  Joined by Creative Team Member and Artist Collaborators Tempe, Ariz.,  August 31 – When comic book legend Stan Lee throws a party, everyone wants to attend. And lucky for us, we are all invited! Stan Lee’s Comikaze, Los Angeles’ largest pop-culture convention, opens on Saturday, September 15, 2012 at the Los Angeles Convention Center….

 

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