Articles for March, 2014

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2014
INCLUDES FIRST EVER FULL FLEDGED GAME CONCERT NATIONAL TOURS IN EUROPE, MEXICO, SOUTH AMERICA, CHINA AND MORE! HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE A 25,000 SEAT BASEBALL STADIUM IN MONTERREY, MEXICO!   LOS ANGELES, CA – March 7, 2014 – Coming off its highly successful 3rd album release (VIDEO GAMES LIVE: LEVEL 3), VGL continues its spearheading 13 year…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2014
SXSW INTERACTIVE 2014: ComiXology also unveils the data behind Submit’s first year of transforming the comic book industry ComiXology SXSW Gaming Expo Booth #125 March 8, 2014 – New York, NY, /Austin, TX – Celebrating the one-year anniversary of comiXology Submit at SXSW today, comiXology co-founders David Steinberger (CEO) and John D. Roberts (Director of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 5, 2014
Mezco Toyz latest edition to the world of soft, huggable evil is Chucky and Tiffany 16 inch plush figures.   Not since Bonnie and Clyde has a couple left such a path of destruction in their wake. Chucky, the homicidal doll who contains the spirit of Charles Lee Ray, a serial killer better known as “The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 5, 2014
TUNE IN FOR A NEW EPISODE OF “THE WALKING DEAD,” TV’S #1 SHOW AMONG ADULTS 18-49, AIRING ON SUNDAY, MARCH 9th AT 9PM ET/PT ON AMC   “THE WALKING DEAD” STARS SONEQUA MARTIN-GREEN AND LAUREN COHAN 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 5, 2014
“Hi-ho! Kermit the Frog here!” The Muppets are back for Disney’s Muppets Most Wanted! Sam The Eagle and Swedish Chef are available for the first time ever! Kermit, Miss Piggy, and Animal are back for more fun too! We must say… Miss Piggy is looking fabulous as always! Muppets Most Wanted is in theatres March…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 5, 2014
PLAYMOBIL Around the World A Toy Adventurer Discovers the USA   In celebration of the brand’s 40th anniversary this year, PLAYMOBIL has dispatched a PLAYMOBIL figure to embark on international sightseeing adventures as part of the “PLAYMOBIL Around the World” campaign. This special anniversary program engages fans and collectors worldwide as they host the Tim…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 4, 2014
You saw the teaser promo during the Super Bowl, now you get the official Transformers: Age of Extinction teaser trailer starring Mark Wahlberg! [youtube]http://youtu.be/ubGpDoyJvmI[/youtube]   Official site: http://www.TransformersMovie.com/ Twitter: https://Twitter.com/Transformers Facebook: https://www.Facebook.com/Transformers… Google Plus: https://plus.google.com/+Transformers…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 4, 2014
New York- Mezco expands their ever-growing line of hit Chucky collectibles with one of the most frequently requested items: “Good Guy” Chucky. Unlike the scarred and battle-damaged look Chucky normally displays, people have tried to destroy him in 6 films so far, this version represents the cleaner, earlier Chucky. His trademark outfit is un-slashed, his…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 4, 2014
One of the most exciting items on display in the NECA booth at last month’s Toy Fair was a certain caped crime-fighter with a thing for bats. The prototype of their 1/4 scale figure from the Batman: Arkham Origins video game got a lot of attention, so NECA took him into the photo studio for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 4, 2014
ROCKET RACCOON & GROOT 1/10 SCALE ARTFX STATUE In this new Kotobukiya statue, Guardians Of The Galaxy’s Rocket Raccoon brandishes his sci-fi weapon as he stands on Groot’s shoulder. This statue is in 1/10 scale and listed for $49.99, $5 of MSRP. NEW BANDAI A number of new Bandai Japan items have been listed including…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 4, 2014
I love the idea of this – a POP! Vinyl vending machine.  I wish I had thought of it.   Someone else did and it’s currently up on crowd-funding site indiegogo.com.   It looks like there’s still 12 days to go and they are still a long way off from their goal, so it this is the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 4, 2014
New York- The Living Dead Dolls welcome one of the most popular characters of American folklor into their ranks: The Headless Horseman. After losing his head in the Revolutionary War, the headless horseman rides forth to the scene of battle in nightly quest for his head. Failing to find his decapitated cranium, he substitutes a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 4, 2014
In the explosive finale to the Arkham series, Batman faces the ultimate threat against the city he is sworn to protect. The Scarecrow returns to unite an impressive roster of super villains, including Penguin, Two-Face and Harley Quinn, to destroy The Dark Knight forever. Batman: Arkham Knight introduces Rocksteady’s uniquely designed version of the Batmobile,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 3, 2014
Go Hero has updated their Facebook page with more news of their upcoming collaboration with Executive Replicas and Phicen on the 1/6th scale George Wallace as ROCKETMAN figure.    Just like their past offerings this figure is LOADED with detail and cool accessories.  See the complete list below: GET READY TO BLAST OFF WITH… – Portrait…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 3, 2014
Happy 100 Eve!   Here we are, 2 years later about to hit episode 100!   But let’s not get ahead of ourselves yet.  We still have a full line up of pop culture chat here in episode 99 for you to enjoy. I’m back from Toy Fair and my trip to the frozen north.   How do…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 3, 2014
Bad news for Hordak®, great news for collectors… the rebels are on their way! Mattel is celebrating the 30th Anniversary of She-Ra® with this limited subscription that puts the main focus on the females of Etheria, including figures from both the vintage line and the Filmation series. And, for the first time ever, this add-on…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 3, 2014
LEGO® Legends of Chima Water Park Presented by Cartoon Network Inspires Model Builder Challenge   CARLSBAD, California (Feb. 28, 2014) – LEGOLAND® California Resort is introducing a “Model Builder Challenge” as Master Model Builders Tim Sams and Rob McCarthy go “brick to brick” against each other while building LEGO® models based on the Resort’s new…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 3, 2014
Hello human, My name is PH-42. I am here to inform you that your destruction is inevitable! Soon I will be releasing a legion of robot soldiers to destroy your world. Before I unleash my fiery vengeance on your planet I am giving you the opportunity to save yourself by helping me to build my…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 3, 2014
Go Hero, makers of some INCREDIBLE 12″ pulp hero action figures, have teased the next figure in their line up.  The next highly detailed figure from Go Hero and Executive Replicas will be:  from the classic movie serials: George Wallace as ROCKETMAN! According to the Go Hero Facebook page there will be more pictures and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 3, 2014
Looking to fill out your Lego Justice League?  For the month of March if you spend $75 or more at Shop.Lego.com or at one of the participating Lego stores you can get this New 52 styled Martian Manhunter minifigure!   Click here for more details.  

 

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