Articles for July, 2013

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2013
For three years, Diamond Select Toys has done its best to scare you out of your wits every Halloween, with new toys and collectibles based on the classic creatures of Universal Studios’ Universal Monsters library. Well, this year is no different, because DST has new action figures, retro-style figures and vinyl bust banks coming to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2013
Leading Branded Play Powerhouse Comes Aboard for B.O.O.: Bureau of Otherworldly Operations and Trolls   GLENDALE, Calif. & PAWTUCKET, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– In a powerful ghost and troll combo pack, Hasbro, Inc., (NASDAQ: HAS) a leading branded play company, and DreamWorks Animation (NASDAQ: DWA) have entered into an agreement to create toys and games inspired by…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2013
44931-Bioshock-Splicer2pack-1.jpg Adds Final Two Splicers, Crawler and Special Variant Edition Ladysmith, to Collection Hillside, NJ – July 31, 2013 – BioShock fans and collectors rejoice! NECA, a world leader in licensed consumer goods, today announced the availability of the final two BioShock 2 Splicers, Crawler and Special Variant Edition Ladysmith, which complete the series. The limited-edition…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2013
UnnamedOneQuestion-300x300.png Mattel was very coy about any details surrounding the announcement of “The Unnamed One” in the MOTUC 2014 Club Eternia subscription at Comic Con.  Now they are starting to give fans a few more hints:   MOTUC Fans, You probably know by now that the Unnamed One™ is the exclusive figure that only 2014 Club…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2013
8513878910_da817ebf1c_o.jpg ALIEN REACTION FIGURES (set of 5) http://super7store.com/alien-reaction-figures.html PREORDERS BEGIN THURSDAY AUGUST 1ST AT NOON PACIFIC TIME!  THE FIGURES WILL BEGIN SHIPPING IN LATE OCTOBER. In 1979, prototypes for 3 ¾” action figures for the ALIEN film were developed but never manufactured. Through our network of industry and collector contacts, Super7 has unearthed reference material and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2013
51497-Predator-SkullPack-1.jpg Introduces New Skulls For a Full 10-Piece Collection, Available for Pre-order Hillside, NJ—July 30, 2013—National Entertainment Collectibles Association (NECA), has announced the PREDATOR  – Limited Edition Trophy Skulls Pack, containing 10 trophy skull collectibles, previously only available in various retail and convention exclusives. The pack is available now for pre-order. “The PREDATOR – Limited Edition…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2013
3 vs. 3 vs. 2. An epic online showdown where every match is different. Think you can take down criminals on your own? Show them what you’ve got as Batman or Robin. Want to rule the Gotham gangland and take out the Boy Wonder or Dark Knight along the way? Defend your turf and fight…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2013
Y3215_004_600x600-300x300.jpg Today over on the MattyCollector.com news page Mattel posted the details of their SDCC’s “Most Wanted” Sale for folks that want the exclusives but were not able to attend SDCC 2013.   Details of the sale are below: Toy Fans, The Con is gone, but here’s your chance at some of the awesome products we had…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2013
Earlier this week Figures Toy Co. released images of the card fronts and back of their upcoming R.E. Howard 8″ retro figure line. Conan The Barbarian, Solomon Kane & Kull The Conqueror Action Figures.  These action figures are based upon the comic book series by Robert E. Howard.  Conan The Barbarian is an exact replica…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2013
Our man Captain Collector just sent over these images of Hasbro’s new ‘Avengers Assemble’ action figure line.   These are just now starting to hit retailers.   The first wave is: Captain America, Iron Man, The Hulk, The Falcon, Black Widow and The Red Skull.   These are the more articulated, versions that come with accessories.  I have…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2013
We are still basking in the afterglow of SDCC 2013. This year’s con was terrific, but just nuts! Jason and I weren’t able to connect at the show at all this year, much less record an episode, but as soon as we got back home to real life we put together this episode for you…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2013
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