Articles for April, 2014

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 11, 2014
Posted just moments ago over on the Zica Toys Facebook page is our first look at a figure from wave 2 of their retro Six Million Dollar Man line of figures:   Here’s the first prototype reveal for wave 2 of the Six Million Dollar Man figures. What you’re looking at is a digital sculpt…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 11, 2014
PREDATOR 7″ DELUXE BAD BLOOD FIGURE This figure comes from the Dark Horse comic series and includes trophy heads, a sword, a spear and more. We have this figure listed at $24.99. PREDATOR BLADE FIGHTER VEHICLE This vehicle is based on a Kenner release from the early 1990’s. It assembles to be over 2′ long,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 10, 2014
With Captain America: The Winter Soldier number one at the box office, interest in the star-spangled Avenger is at an all-time high! The action-packed thriller sees Captain America teaming up with the Falcon and the Black Widow for one of the toughest battles of his career, and now Diamond Select Toys is teaming up with…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 10, 2014
Today, as part of Batman’s 75th Anniversary celebration, DC Entertainment released a new animated Bruce Timm short featuring a very Golden Aged caped crusader.    This new 3 minute black and white short takes the viewer back to the golden age of DC animation as well with Batman: The Animated Series. As an open letter to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 10, 2014
Take me out to the ballgame! Major League Baseball Mascots are a longstanding tradition in baseball. The first live action mascot, Mr. Met, made his debut with the New York Mets at Shea Stadium at 1964. Since then, MLB Mascots have been rooting on all of your favorite teams! We took some of the cutest…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 10, 2014
  SEATTLE—April 10, 2014—(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon.com today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire comiXology, the company that revolutionized the digital comics reading experience with their immersive Guided View technology and makes discovering, buying, and reading comic books and graphic novels easier and more fun than ever before. “ComiXology’s mission is to spread the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 10, 2014
Today Tonner debuted their new Catwoman figure based on Julie Newmar from the 1966 TV classic “Batman.”    This 16″ limited edition figure comes in her trademark black costume with a removable mask that reveals an uncanny sculpt likeness. Features include: Dressed Tonner Character Figure™ Face includes hand-painted details Fine quality vinyl and hard plastic Julie…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 9, 2014
While teased last week the official news of Sideshow adding Superman to their 1:6th scale line of DC figures was posted yesterday on their official blog: Up, up, and away!” At last, the most famous and enduring superhero from the DC Universe has landed! Sideshow is proud to present the Superman Sixth Scale Figure. Inspired…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 9, 2014
LOS ANGELES — April 9, 2014 — Quantum Mechanix Inc. (QMx), a leading sci-fi and pop culture collectibles company, unveiled plans today with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment, to produce a line of art prints featuring the ladies known collectively as the DC Comics Bombshells.   The DC Comics Bombshells are based off the bestselling…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 9, 2014
Limited to just 500 pieces worldwide! Ol’ Leatherface is back! We are proud to present Leatherface as he appears in the latest 3D movie, with grotesque mask made from his victims skin, and trademark bloodied chainsaw!! Rendered in 1:4 Scale, Leatherface stands an impressive 20″ tall in all his gory, and comes complete with a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 9, 2014
MIRACLE ACTION FIGURE EX – MAFEX – AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 DX SET This deluxe set is specifically made for the U.S. market, and includes all of the items in the regular Japanese release and more, including a backpack, an unmasked head, a manhole cover, web effects, a skateboard, a bullhorn and more. We have this…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 9, 2014
Fresh Monkey Fiction announces Amazing Heroes and adds Captain Action to its line up of retro inspired action figures.   Los Angeles, CA. (April 9, 2014) – Fresh Monkey Fiction introduces Amazing Heroes, including Captain Action. Look for a Kickstarter campaign launch in Summer 2014. “Transported to a strange world by a mysterious villain from…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 9, 2014
Attention Predator fans! One of the figures scheduled for Series 12 has caught a terrible cold, and so his understudy will be stepping in. Bad Blood will be replaced by Viper, an all-new Predator created by NECA, making this series even more fantastic! Two important things to note: 1. EVERYTHING ELSE ABOUT SERIES 12 IS…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 8, 2014
Konichiwa! We bring you the J-Pop Vocaloid sensations… Hatsune Miku, Kagamine Len, and Kagamine Rin! Vocaloid is a singing synthesizer application software that enables users to synthesize singing by typing in lyrics and melody. The most famous Vocaloids are Len, Rin, and Miku! And they are now available as cutesy Pop!’s! Check out Hatsune Miku’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 8, 2014
ORIGINAL POWER RANGER, JASON DAVID FRANK, GUEST STARS ON AN ALL-NEW EPISODE OF TRAVEL CHANNEL’S ‘TOY HUNTER’ ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 9TH AT 9PM ET/PT PLUS A SPECIAL APPEARANCE BY COMIC LEGEND STAN LEE   On the April 9th episode of Travel Channel’s ‘Toy Hunter” at 9pm ET/PT, Jordan Hembrough gears up for Portland Comic Con…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 8, 2014
Join your favorite characters from The Hobbit in an amazing LEGO adventure through Middle-earth! Go on epic quests and a variety of adventures based on the first two films in the trilogy — The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug. And if you want more, additional adventures will be available…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 8, 2014
Today Marvel released a teaser video that is telling fans that the Marvel Superheroes will be coming in the Disney INfinty video game. [youtube]http://youtu.be/7RknsxFhHEU[/youtube] The possibilities are…infinite. Subscribe to Marvel: http://bit.ly/WeO3YJ Keep up with Marvel on: TWITTER: https://twitter.com/marvel FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/Marvel TUMBLR: http://marvelentertainment.tumblr.com/ INSTAGRAM: http://instagram.com/marvel GOOGLE+: https://plus.google.com/+marvel/ PINTEREST: http://pinterest.com/marvelofficial/

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 7, 2014
A Kotobukiya Japanese import! You’ve never seen your favorite horror movie icons like this! Kotobukiya brings a bold new direction to their popular series of Bishoujo Statues with the Freddy vs. Jason series, and up first based on a new character interpretation by master illustrator Shunya Yamashita is Freddy Krueger! Since 1984, Freddy has been…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 7, 2014
Last week Mattel took to their message boards and asked fans of the MOTUC line for their feedback on the debate on the removable armor.   Lately the way the removable armor on some figures has been engineered have made the upper torsos much more bulky to the point where the figures can’t put their arms…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 7, 2014
Last week DC Collectibles gave fans their first look at the other two figures that will be in their first wave of their 6″ Batman: The Animated Series line.   In this new article they give a lot more details on the figure including points of articulation, some possible accessories and showing the digital sculpts.  …

 

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