Articles for March, 2014

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2014
Quarriors! goes free for a week, while its new expansion offers fresh monsters, cards, magic and gameplay updates March 12, 2014, Hillside, N.J.– WizKids Games is pleased to announce Quarmageddon, the digital expansion to its incredibly popular dice “deck-building” game Quarriors! for iPad®, is now available for just $1.99 as an in-app purchase. Quarmageddon adds 40…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2014
We still have some news, videos and interviews from Toy Fair 2014  that we’ll be posting over the next few days as we wrap up our coverage for Toy Fair 2014 – One of the most anticipated booths at Toy Fair 2014 was that of Funko.  Between their pre-Toy Fair debuts of their extensive ReAction…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2014
Last year’s bracketed showdown to decide the most popular character in a galaxy far, far away – as voted by fans – is back! This Is Madness: The Star Wars Character Tournament 2014 is fully armed and operational, with many special modifications. Upgrades to this year’s saga-spanning online event include: –        Real-time voting results –       …

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2014
Hollywood Collectibles Group is proud to present the Cleric 1:4 Scale statue from Alterton’s “Of Darkness & Damnation: The Acores and Seatas War”.  This impressive statue stands 22” tall, and captures the Cleric ready for action standing at the battlefield between the Ethereal and the Corporeal Worlds. The HCG Exclusive version features an additional switch…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2014
Scott just posted an update on the MattyCollector.com Facebook page that the MOTUC/POP Club Etheria subscription didn’t hit 100%, but was close enough to move forward: You have the power She-Ra fans! Or is that the honor?! Either way, we just hit our mark for the 2014 Princess of Power Club Etheria sub with 97%…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2014
“The world is a vulnerable place but we’re the best qualified to defend it”. One of S.H.I.E.L.D.’s greatest female spies, Black Widow, will be back in action and team up with Captain America in the upcoming Captain America: The Winter Soldier movie which hits the theatres very soon! The movie trailers have already pumped up…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2014
Who you gonna call? Ghosbusters! Ghostbusters is celebrating it’s 30th anniversary this year! And we have all of your favorite characters in Pop! form to celebrate! Dr. Peter Venkman… Dr. Raymond Stantz… Dr. Egon Spengler… Slimer with a translucent base… A new Pop! Ride featuring Winston Zeddmore in the Ecto-1… and… Something we loved from…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2014
UNLEASHED ON HOME ENTERTAINMENT SHELVES FOR THE FIRST TIME OWN IT ON DVD MAY 13, 2014 FROM SHOUT! FACTORY   This spring, Marvel fans will have the chance to witness the epically brutal battle between one of Marvel’s greatest heroes Wolverine and the ruthless cyborg villain Deathlok the Demolisher.  Eisner Award nominees Jason Aaron (Thor:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2014
Breaking news from over at the official DC Comics website – Two weeks ago, Flash fans worldwide got an early peek at the Scarlet Speedster as embodied by Grant Gustin. However, today we’re treated to our first complete look at Gustin as The Flash! The CW’s new pilot The Flash, from Warner Bros. Television and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2014
  Hey Everyone….Guess who’s going up for sale on  conventionexclusive.com this Friday 3/14/14??? That’s right it’s Stan the Man in all his glorious POP fame. The sale will begin at 12 noon and the two (2) versions available will be Excelsior and True Believer. As in the past the sale is first come first served….

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2014
   Instagram Contest will send one winner and a guest to San Diego Comic-Con   Chris Hardwick and Chloe Dykstra want you to #beirrational for Pi Day LOS ANGELES, CA- March 11th, 2014 – Pi day is coming and to help fans celebrate this ultimate nerd holiday, Hot Topic, Nerdist Industries and Her Universe have…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 10, 2014
This week on their official Facebook page the gang at Hot Toys have been teasing us with images of their upcoming figures that will be coming in their Marvel’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier line of 1:6th scale figures:   “Gear up. It’s time.” Marvel Studios’ upcoming blockbuster – Captain America: The Winter Soldier will…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 10, 2014
It’s Monday so that means another awesome sneak peek at NECA’s classic Planet of the Apes action figure line! #MonkeyMonday let’s check on the progress of General Ursus shall we?? Series 2 of Classic Apes this Fall” – Randy Falk #MonkeyMonday continues with this new BTS photo from #NECA‘s official Twitter account! You can check…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 10, 2014
New York- Tiffany, the bride of Chucky the homicidal doll, has been very naughty. She contains the soul of Chucky’s longtime paramour, a misguided and equally homicidal aspiring actress. For the first time ever, she is offered solo, in her very own box. This deluxe blood spattered variant features real cloth clothing; her trademark wedding…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 10, 2014
I was surprised not to see any Godzilla product in the Jakks Toy Fair showroom last month, however the new trailer had not hit yet.  Now, the trailer is out and some of the new Godzilla movie product from both Bandai and Jakks is starting to hit stores.  There was a ridiculous amount of secrecy…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 9, 2014
Fans have been clamoring to find out an update on the progress of Mattel’s Club Etheria Princess of Power subscription.  The subscription window closes Monday 3/10 at midnight   Scott jumped on the MattyCollector.com message boards today to give an update (he doesn’t have exact numbers of where it stands today as Mattel is closed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2014
Challenge Event Mode for the Character Starts Today Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today announced that Darkseid, the diabolical DC Comics character, has joined the Injustice: Gods Among Us roster exclusively for the mobile game.  The game has amassed two billion play sessions since launch and has a player rating of 4.5 out…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2014
  A friend and fellow AFi reader has started a fan petition to show support  and/or desire to get Batman The Animated Series on the Blu-Ray format.   If they get enough signatures their intent is to pass it on to Warner Brothers.   You can check it out and sign it for yourself here. Bring Batman:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2014
The World’s Leading Digital Manga Magazine Offers Limited Time Special For Fans That Renew Or Sign Up For A New Annual Subscription   San Francisco, CA, March 6, 2014 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, offers something special to YU-GI-OH! fans, manga…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2014
TAKARA MP-21 BUMBLEBEE – IMAGES REVEALED We now have the first official images of the exciting MP-21 Bumblebee and Exosuit. Preorders are open at $74.99 BATMAN ARKHAM ORIGINS PLAY ARTS KAI – BATMAN, DEATHSTROKE The Dark Knight and one of his villains are represented in the first wave of Play Arts Kai figures from Arkham…

 

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