Articles for September, 2013

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 17, 2013
Plus Second Vampire World Record Attempt at Fun Family Event! CARLSBAD, Calif. (September 16, 2013) – LEGOLAND® California Resort is getting ready for the biggest kids’ Halloween celebration in San Diego, Brick-or Treat and Brick-or Treat Party Nights, presented by Shutterfly.  Every Saturday night in October, the family theme park’s Brick-or-Treat Party Nights boasts a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 17, 2013
Ben Affleck Talks About His Being Cast As Batman For The First Time In his first television appearance since the announcement of his casting as Batman in the upcoming Man of Steel 2 feature film, actor Ben Affleck appeared on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon and talked a bit about his decision to take the role and the internet reaction to the news.   [youtube]http://youtu.be/m8BaVKUoUGo[/youtube]

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 17, 2013
DSC_0015 Once again proving what class acts the gang at the Four Horsemen Design Studio are, today they posted this update for fans that missed out on the 4 minute sell out of their con exclusive Power Lord figures:   The one thing we NEVER want to do is to leave fans out who want the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 17, 2013
IM10packFront1 The October issue of Previews won’t reach comic shops until the end of this month, but retailers are already taking orders for all the new items from Diamond Select Toys! Early 2014 will bring a bunch of cool items, including a new Star Trek ship, two new Marvel Minimates box sets, two new Universal Monsters…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
September 16, 2013
Fire Arrives to Join the JLI Every year Mattel asks us to blindly sign up for 12 figures of which we usually know 3 or 4. Every year they say they need people who are willing to buy any character in the DC Universe. I think the problem with that is that fans of the DC Universe are fundamentally NOT like…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 16, 2013
PowerConReveals_04-300x185.jpg Today on MattyCollector.com, Mattel did their own recap of the weekend’s Power-Con reveals and news with their in-house pictures: April 2014 Club Eternia® Figure: Blade Blade is the first character from the 1987 film to appear in the Classics line. The figure is inspired by the vintage line and sculpted in Classics style by the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 16, 2013
4HMPowerLPC13Excl The Power Lords: Power Soldiers and Power Lords: Elite Power Soldiers that we had allotted for sale at Power Con this past weekend blew out in under 40 minutes on the first day of the show!! We truly didn’t expect them to do that well. There were 125 of each available and the line of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 15, 2013
DSC_0171 Power-Con is now over and a good time was had by all.   Our day 2 pictures are up now including the Mattel panel presentation, booth reveals, more booth pictures from around the con and more! Check out all of our 2013 Power-Con galleries here! Thank you to everyone that came to the panel this year.  …

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 15, 2013
20130915-112905.jpg We’re live now in the Mattel MOTU panel. Here are the new reveals: The Mattel MOTUC panelists First reveal – Blade Second reveal – Scorpia Battle Lion! What do you think? Interested? Blade down in the booth. Scorpia in the booth Battle Lion in the booth. Last minute sneak peek… Extedar’s shield.

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 15, 2013
DSC_0921 Power-Con 2013 is in full swing.   Fans of Masters of the Universe, ThunderCats and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have gathered in Torrance, Ca to celebrate all iterations of their favorite properties.  I was there for half the day yesterday checking out the festivities.   The 4 Horsemen Power Lords exclusives sold out in under 30 minutes…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 13, 2013
NYCC13efxSHIELDbadge1 With the debut of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. on ABC just days away, eFX Inc. is marking the historic occasion with a New York Comic-Con exclusive edition of its replica Phil Coulson S.H.I.E.L.D. agent badge and ID card.  As a New York Comic-Con exclusive, fans can join the ranks of S.H.I.E.L.D. – at least, they’ll have the credentials to prove…

 

by Cesar Zamora
September 13, 2013
MKWolvHulkPS300dpi This week I take a look at Shout! Factory’s latest Marvel Knights release: “Ultimate Wolverine Vs. Hulk”! Is it worth the price of admission or should you just read the book instead? More info after the jump…

 

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