Articles for June, 2013

 

by Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer
June 29, 2013
bbp.jpg Entertainment Earth has been counting down to San Diego Comic Con 2013 and revealing an amazing amount of exclusive merchandise nearly every day! So far they’ve outdone themselves this year with an exclusives for just about every line they make. Check out what they’ve shown so far below, and head over the Entertainment Earth to…

 

by Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer
June 29, 2013
ultramagnus.jpg Greetings, TRANSFORMERS fans! This morning at The Official TRANSFORMERS Convention — BotCon— in San Diego, California, Hasbro’s TRANSFORMERS brand team revealed several amazing new TRANSFORMERS toys, as well as the 2013 inductees to the TRANSFORMERS Hall of Fame. This year’s TRANSFORMERS Hall of Fame class, as entirely voted on by TRANSFORMERS fans online, consists of…

 

by Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer
June 29, 2013
HarleyEX3-150x150.jpg As a unique twist to the fan favorite DC Comics Harley Quinn Bishoujo statue Kotobukiya is excited to announce its 2013 convention exclusive, Harley Quinn Unmasked! Inspired from an original illustration by Japan’s renowned Shunya Yamashita, Ms. Quinzel is captured in a candidly playful moment (sans her makeup and headgear) in the Japanese Bishoujo (pretty…

 

by Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer
June 28, 2013
jpeg-2-150x150.jpg We love us some Funko stuff, and now we can no longer contain our SDCC Exclusive excitement!! 2013 SDCC Funko Exclusives Because July 18th seems SOOOO far away… We have decided to start sharing the brilliance known as…SDCC Funko Exclusives! From now until the Con, we will be releasing a few images at a time,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 28, 2013
SDCC13TMNTShredder1.jpg Playmates just sent over information on their TMNT events for SDCC 2013.  They will be having a panel to show upcoming figures on Thursday as well as having an exclusive Shredder figure, with a removable helmet and vac-metal armor! See the details below: One of our favorite times of the year is rapidly approaching –…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 28, 2013
cartoon-network-logo.jpg Adventure Time Booth to Feature Replica of the Ice King’s Castle   Regular Show Regular Zone Experience at New Children’s Museum of San Diego Back-to-Back Adventure Time and Regular Show Panels at Hilton Bayfront on Friday, July 19   At this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, Cartoon Network will once again offer the ultimate fan experience…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 28, 2013
Last year, Comic-Con International attendees were present for ground zero of Diamond Select Toys’ new Battle Beasts Minimates toy line, with the first-ever two-pack, the launch of the comic book mini-series and a daily giveaway figure! Now, with Series 2 in development and a new comic in the works, Diamond Select will be giving away…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 28, 2013
CastZica40Logo.jpg Wow.  40 years.  That will make a body feel old.  Speaking of old bodies, 2014 will be the 40th anniversary of the Mego type 2 body.   To comemorate that milestone the men behind both Cast-A-Way Toys and ZICA toys have teamed up to re-imagine the Mego type 2 body for the 21st century.   I  have…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 27, 2013
Today Funko announces a plethora of new products based on the popular “Big Bang theory” TV show.   Complete your cast with the new Pop Vinyl figures or start a new collection of blind box minis!   Pop! Television: NEW Big Bang Theory As you know, Sheldon and Amy Farrah Fowler Pop! figures have already released….

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 27, 2013
BandaiSDCC12MMPR1-500x404.jpg Bandai just posted this news of an MMPR exclusive for SDCC 2013 on their Facebook page: Glad to see our fans are on top of it! And now… Mighty Morphin Power Rangers fans, be the first to own the Legacy Power Morpher in a Green Ranger / White Ranger Edition! This Limited Edition is 24…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 27, 2013
Lucky Number 7!  Here is Monogram International’s seventh 2013 Comic-Con Exclusive announcement- th Iron Man Resin Bust Bank. The retail price is $25.00 and it is a 250 piece limited edition.   Iron Man Resin Bank If you couldn’t get enough of Marvel’s latest theatrical release of Iron Man 3, here’s the perfect souvenir to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 27, 2013
EmptyIM3-224x300.jpg Um… that’s NOT an action figure.      That’s an arm and some random loose pieces. Do you even look at these things when you take them back? Good luck with that. Love always, People with eyes and common sense 4 comments

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 27, 2013
995682_10151683900769844_1872295793_n.jpg Today on the MattyCollector.com Facebook page Mattel showed off the packaging forUC Filmation sub line.  This figure is not part of the 2013 Club Eternia subscription.  There will be some made available for “day of” sales. The Filmation subscription has begun! Icer, our premier figure in the 6 month 2013 Club Filmation subscription has begun!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 27, 2013
toyfare scan This is another jumbo episode clocking in at 1 hour 45 minutes. We actually debated splitting this episode and doing one regular episode and a bonus episode just talking about “Man of Steel,” but ultimately decided to just keep it all together as it would almost be impossible to separate the two, as our thoughts…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 27, 2013
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Universal Studios HollywoodSM defies guests to unlock the beast within as its new campaign, “Summer of Survival,” takes on its two most intense…most explosive…most ferocious…most threatening thrill rides: “Transformers™: The Ride-3D” and “King Kong 360 3-D,” created by Peter Jackson. The impactful “Summer of Survival” campaign puts…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 27, 2013
By John Charles (Photo credit also John Charles) New York, 6/25/2013– Mezco’s Mez-Izt are, generally, between 2-6 inches tall. They are stylized, Urban Vinyl figures that boast “Five points of articulation, with a million points of fun!”.  When Mezco announced, at Toy Fair in February, that they would be producing a Mez-Itz  Classic 1966 Batmobile…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 26, 2013
ScreenHunter_35-Jun.-26-15.42-500x227.jpg The gang over at DC Collectibles just sent us a link to their latest blog about digital sculpting.   It’s not just educational, but also gives us a first look at a new Lex Luthor figure that is coming in February of 2014: For our look behind-the-scenes at DC Collectibles this week, we thought we’d give…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 26, 2013
9101478695_9cc745d70f_o.gif The gang over at Super7 have posted an update as well as an FAQ for fans interested in their new RE-Action figures and their SDCC exclusives: A million thanks to everyone for the overwhelmingly positive response to our ALIEN ReAction Figure exclusives for San Diego Comic Con!  Looks like we are going to have a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 26, 2013
Monogram International has sent us the announcement for their FIFTH 2013 Comic-Con Exclusive!  Exclusive number five is a 4” Resin Set based on Batman characters and it is a 200 piece limited edition. DC 4” Resin Figures Set#1 It’s up to the dynamic duo to foil the evil plot of Bane and Harley Quinn! Monogram…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 26, 2013
bbtslogo18.gif A brand new batch of pro-orders and new arrivals over at BigbadToyStore.com! ————– NEW PRE-ORDERS ————– PORTAL 7″ FIGURES – ATLAS, P-BODY, SET NECA has just announced new 7″ figures of P-Body and Atlas from Portal. Each comes with LED light effects in both themselves and their ASHPD accessories, and we have them listed at…

 

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