Articles for March, 2014

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 20, 2014
Mathematical! Whoa! Algebraic! Introducing Adventure Time Mystery Minis! For the first time EVER… Each Mystery Mini figure will come in an embossed collector tin! It’s a collectible in a collectible! These are still in blind-box form. The character on the inside is still a mystery! The assortment will still be random and just as much…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 20, 2014
  Past And Present Collide In New TMNT Mini-Series San Diego, CA (March 20, 2013) – The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have faced enemies old and new over the years, but this June they will have to battle against time itself to save the day! Another great way to celebrate the Turtles’ 30th Anniversary, Turtles In…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
March 20, 2014
War Of Light Promo My friend and colleague in the “I can’t get enough news about toys and games” business, Scott Rubin, has been doing a fantastic job of covering the 2014 GAMA conference in Las Vegas this week.  Pop on over to CritToHit.com  to see all his coverage.  I’m hoping he doesn’t mind if I borrow one of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 20, 2014
You want some MADNESS this month?    Do you love picking your favorites and putting things in brackets? Then it’s time for YOU to pick the most popular character in a galaxy far, far away! This Is Madness: The Star Wars Character Tournament 2014 is fully armed and operational, with many special modifications. Upgrades to this…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 20, 2014
Today, over on MattyCollector.com, Mattel announced the items that will be available as part of their monthly sale on 4/15/14:   Finally, something to look forward to on April 15! We’ve got Blade, the first of three characters from the classic Masters of the Universe movie that were also vintage toys. This skilled swordsman arrives…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 20, 2014
Classic 1988 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles figures are back this June, exclusively at Midco Toys   Turtle Power! Midco Toys has partnered with toy company Flair to exclusively release a special series of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 4” scale Classic Collection action figures in the UK. The range will include Donatello, Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 20, 2014
In the summer of 1986, in a mall in Indianapolis, Indiana, the Mattel Toy Company presented their new line of the Masters of the Universe Toy collection with a touring “showroom” that went to malls in large cities.   It presented the line as a “show” for kids and their parents to walk through and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 19, 2014
Toy Manufacturer to produce  3.75” figures, vehicles & play sets   New York, N.Y. (March 20, 2014) – ZICA, a manufacturer of pop culture icons and Captain Action Enterprises, licensors of the popular Captain Action toy line, have teamed up to produce a series of retro 3.75” figures. These products will be on sale internationally…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 19, 2014
TUNE IN FOR A NEW EPISODE OF “THE WALKING DEAD,” TV’S #1 SHOW AMONG ADULTS 18-49, AIRING ON SUNDAY, MARCH 23rd AT 9PM ET/PT ON AMC   “THE WALKING DEAD” STARS STEVEN YEUN AND JOSH MCDERMITT JOIN THE LIVE AFTER-SHOW “TALKING DEAD” HOSTED BY CHRIS HARDWICK AT 10PM ET/PT AND DON’T MISS A NEW EPISODE…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 19, 2014
Weekend Comic Convention Celebrates Comics & Its Creators   ASBURY PARK, N.J. (March 19,  2014) –  The Asbury Park Comicon returns April 12-13, 2014, for its 4th convention celebrating comic books, art and culture! Thousands of fans are expected to descend on New Jersey’s pre-eminent comic-book convention — this year at the historic Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel —…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 19, 2014
MARVEL SELECT ZOMBIE MAGNETO FIGURE This 7″ scale Magneto from the zombie world is priced at $22.99, $2 off the MSRP. MARVEL MINIMATES WAVE 57 – “GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY” SET OF 8 This movie assortment includes Star-Lord, Ronan, Drax, Groot (with bonus Rocket Raccoon), Gamora, Nova Corps Centurion, Nebula and Sakaar Soldier. It is…

 

by Jeff Cope
March 19, 2014
  Zica Toys announced today that they’ve reached an agreement with Captain Action Enterprises, LLC to produce Captain Action figures in the 3-3/4″ scale. “I’ve been given the green light to officially spill the beans on the Captain Action project. The format is 3.75″ scale done in the classic 80’s Hasbro G.I. Joe style. Starting out…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 19, 2014
In “The Amazing Spider-Man 2,” for Peter Parker (Andrew Garfield), life is busy — between taking out the bad guys as Spider-Man and spending time with the person he loves, Gwen (Emma Stone), high school graduation can’t come quickly enough. Peter hasn’t forgotten about the promise he made to Gwen’s father to protect her by…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 19, 2014
Search For The Truth On Your Tabletop This July! San Diego, CA (March 18, 2014) – This summer, fans of The X-Files will have a brand-new way to search for the truth, with the release of a brand-new big box board game! Players will get the chance to take on the role of Mulder, Scully, and the X-Files team as…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2014
Here is a quick video tour of Playmates Toys 2014 showroom.   Showing you all of the latest and greatest in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles toys and roleplay items.   No movie reveals yet.  That was all under lock and key! [youtube]http://youtu.be/zg2ORXOXShQ[/youtube] Also you can check out our full gallery of still pictures from the Playmates 2014…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2014
For the first time ever, Snoopy, Charlie Brown and the rest of the gang we know and love from Charles Schulz’s timeless “Peanuts” comic strip will be making their big-screen debut; like they’ve never been seen before in a CG-Animated Feature film in 3D. [youtube]http://youtu.be/N1FNL_iIp5c[/youtube] Visit the official site at: http://www.peanutsmovie.com/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/FOXFamSub About FOX…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2014
You’ve seen the Bluntman and Chronic 8″ Retro figures, you’ve seen the Jay and Silent Bob Minimates, but THIS is the first time you will be seeing the 7″  Jay & Silent Bob 20th Anniversary Select Action Figures (unless you were at Toy Fair 2014) from Diamond Select Toys.   These figures were shown at DST’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2014
We know you are all feeling down about Season 4 of The Walking Dead coming to an end.. Luckily, we have a new set of Wacky Wobblers to fill the void! Daryl Dixon is now available sporting his leather biker jacket. He’s also armed with a crossbow! And we have Merle Dixon in both living…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2014
Anchorman News Van CHANNEL 4 NEWS TEAM VAN – NEW TOOLING! Greenlight Collectibles is happy to announce a new rerelease of the Anchorman Channel 4 News Team van with new tooling including satellite dish, new wheels and stairs. This limited edition re-release will first appear at mass market at Toys ‘R’ Us, Meijer, H.E.B. Grocery, Pep Boys…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 17, 2014
Product Preorder Launches March 24th Two PCSC Exclusive Versions Also Available LOS ANGELES, March 17th 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE)Ken and Ryu’s martial art master is finally here!  Pop Culture Shock Collectibles are proud to present Street Fighter’s sensei supreme as a 1:4th scale polystone masterpiece! “All these poor Ryu and Ken statues sitting lonely on the…

 

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