Articles for February, 2014

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 28, 2014
IMG_6076 A couple of times a year Target stores set up special holiday sections of the stores.  We’ve reported on some of the past sales and items.  We are heading into Spring soon, so that means Easter is just around the corner.  That means that the holiday section has been over run with eggs, decorating kits,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 28, 2014
TVFlash1stLook1 Today over on DCComics.com they give us our first look at Grant Gustin wearing the famous cowl of The Flash from the upcoming pilot on The CW.   It’s only a profile, head shot, but so far fans seem to be excited by the design ideas. Fans of Arrow have already met Barry Allen. Now say…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 28, 2014
MattelMega1 MEGA Brands to Add Its Leading Construction and Arts & Crafts Portfolio to the Mattel Family of Companies and Best-Selling Brands Transaction Highlights MEGA Brands shareholders will receive C$17.75 per share in cash (“Purchase Price”) The transaction represents a total enterprise value of approximately US$460 million, including the net debt of MEGA Brands to be…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2014
DCCBombshell_Mera_Concept_A   Time is running out for you to vote on your favorite Ant Lucia design for the DC Comics Bombshell-Mera Statue from DC Collectibles! Just click the link to vote for your favorite and tomorrow they will announce the results: Click here to vote for your favorite version!

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2014
ScreenHunter_267 Feb. 27 23.10 “It makes the season finale we did last year look like a student film.” – Marc Guggenheim [youtube]http://youtu.be/_M5Jv8pPW5o[/youtube] ABOUT ARROW After a violent shipwreck, billionaire playboy Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) was missing and presumed dead for five years before being discovered alive on a remote island in the Pacific. He returned home to Starling City,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2014
ScreenHunter_03 Feb. 27 15.39 I’m greatly enjoying DC Collectibles “DC Collectibles 101 video series.  The latest installment features a little DYI project to dress up your figure stands: Welcome to DC Collectibles 101, a new series of videos designed to shed some light on a few tricks of our trade. Up first, adding a simple, snowy deco to an…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2014
newarrivals_newsletter.jpg TRANSFORMERS MASTERPIECE MP-12G G2 SIDESWIPE, SIDESWIPE WITH COIN For those of you on the fence, we have received more of this popular release. It is done in black and red like the original G2, and comes with a sword and other weapons which can be used in both car and robot modes. It is listed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2014
6f161441-cb7a-41e9-88c8-5db155795868_TWD_412_GP_0918_0050 TUNE IN FOR A NEW EPISODE OF “THE WALKING DEAD,” TV’S #1 SHOW AMONG ADULTS 18-49, AIRING ON SUNDAY, MARCH 2nd AT 9PM ET/PT ON AMC   COMEDIAN AND “THE MILLERS” ACTOR J.B. SMOOVE AND “THE WALKING DEAD” STARS NORMAN REEDUS AND EMILY KINNEY JOIN THE LIVE AFTER-SHOW “TALKING DEAD” HOSTED BY CHRIS HARDWICK AT…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
February 26, 2014
SLOSH at Toy Fair 2014 I’ve been rather impatiently waiting for this release.  Legion of Super-Heroes.  Legion of Doom.  New Gods.  Three great themes that needed to be revisited.  And WizKids did just that.  Here are my initial reactions based on what I’ve seen on various sites. EPIC WIN – Keeping part of the set secret until the end, allowing…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 26, 2014
MOTUCclubEtheria_TF14Display1 Today over on the MattyCollector.com message boards Scott posted a reply to the folks that have concerns of the newly announced MOTUC/POP Club Etheria subscription:   posted February 26, 2014 04:02 PM Not that we are counting on this or at all are expecting to go down this path, but I know a lot of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 26, 2014
  Hiccup and the gang are back with DreamWorks Animation’s How To Train Your Dragon 2! We have everyone’s favorite characters, along with a few new dragons, in Pop! form! Toothless is particularly charming! Enter the world of Vikings and dragons by checking out the trailer HERE! How to Train Your Dragon 2 is in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 26, 2014
PvZ_figuresNew Whew! New York Toy Fair is over,and by now you’ve likely seen all of the brand-new items Diamond Select Toys had on display at their booth. (Well, almost all — we have to keep a few secrets!) Well, now a bunch of those items are open for pre-ordering, with new product shots and details! Check…

 

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