Articles for April, 2014

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 3, 2014
Introducing… Fabrikations from Funko! Fabrikations is an exciting new line of 6” soft sculpted figures. Each figure features a rotating head and vinyl accessories. These soft sculpted figures were created with the collector in mind. Each Fabrikation Soft Sculpture is filled with a dense foam to achieve a high-end lush feel. In addition, each Fabrikation…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 3, 2014
Bookstore and library events to be held October 11, 2014   Glendale, CA., April 3, 2014 – Disney Publishing Worldwide and its publishing partners announced today the third annual Star Wars Reads Day to be held this October 11, 2014.  Last year, Star Wars authors and costumed volunteers participated in over 2,000 Star Wars Reads…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 3, 2014
SPRING CLEANING SALE – PRICES REDUCED ON 7000+ ITEMS! Each of the three lists contains a variety of highlighted items as well as links to the full 7000+ item clearance menus. Part 1 contains Transforming Toys, Star Wars and GI Joe figures, Part 2 has figures from DC and Marvel, and Part 3 is full…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 3, 2014
CONTINUING GUILLERMO DEL TORO AND CHUCK HOGAN’S ACCLAIMED VAMPIRE EPIC!   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MILWAUKIE, OR —As the world gears up for the premiere of the new FX television program adapting the original novel trilogy The Strain, Dark Horse announces The Night Eternal, the third comics chapter of this ongoing vampire epic, adapted by David Lapham and Mike…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 2, 2014
“You know NOTHING Jon Snow!” – Everyone on Game of Thrones Today we continue to take a look at the first wave of Dark Horse Comics 7″ Game of Thrones figures based on the characters in the HBO series.    Yesterday we looked at Daeneryes Targereyn, and today we look at the bastard son of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 2, 2014
 Mega Bloks partners with Toys”R”Us Canada and local autism groups to raise funds and awareness MONTREAL, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – To help launch Autism Awareness month, MEGA Brands Inc. (TSX: MB) announced today that it has partnered with Autism Speaks Canada, major toy retailer, Toys”R”Us Canada, and local autistic groups to launch three exciting…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 2, 2014
New CEO and U.S. President Discuss Plans to Make Company Fit for Growth by Fixing Foundational Issues, Putting Disciplines into Operational Processes and Right-Sizing Cost Structure; Strategic Plan Places Focus on Improving Customer Experience In-Store and Online, Simplifying Promotions and Developing a Clear Pricing Strategy   WAYNE, NJ (March 26, 2014) – At presentations today…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 2, 2014
Blackgate Prison is Under New Management. Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate – Deluxe Edition brings the content of Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate to console and PC with enhanced high-definition 2.5-D graphics, a new map & hint system for improved navigation and objective tracking, multiple difficulty levels, and a captivating storyline complete with a fully voiced narrative….

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 2, 2014
New York- As part of the ongoing celebration of the 16th Anniversary of the Living Dead Dolls, Mezco presents a new and very unique Living Dead Dolls challenge coin. Each coin features the face of the fan favorite Living Dead Doll known as Posey on the face of the coin and the Living Dead Doll…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 2, 2014
This is the first in what I hope will be a series of podcast interviews with the people behind and the participants in the upcoming Spectrum Fantastic Live 3 convention.   Spectrum Fantastic Live 3 is a new kind of convention unlike what fans of art and pop culture are used to.  It’s a unique show,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2014
  LAUNCH MARKS THE FIRST EVER COLLECTION FEATURING TOKIDOKI CHARACTERS AND A PROFESSIONAL SPORTS LEAGUE’S LOGOS Co-Branded Headwear, Apparel, Plush Toys, Tech Accessories, Stationery, Drinkware, Bags and Novelty Trinkets to Hit Stores this Spring Los Angeles, Calif. –April 1, 2014 – tokidoki, the pop culture brand meaning “sometimes” in Japanese, proudly announces that it has…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2014
Toys”R”Us Children’s Fund Provides $600,000 Grant to Autism Speaks as National Sponsor of Annual Walk Program; Renews Support to Raise Awareness for Autism Spectrum Disorders WAYNE, N.J., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Toys”R”Us® today announced that, as part of its ongoing support of the special needs community and to commemorate Autism Awareness Month, the Toys”R”Us…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2014
Do you have an overactive cat or a puppy with a taste for plastic?   Are you forever afraid that your MOTUC figures that have been perfectly preserved in MOTUC clamshells are STILL geting scratched, dented or bitten?   Then Mattel is looking out for YOU with their brand new product announced today on MattyCollector.com – the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2014
For immediate release – April 1st, GROVERS MILL NJ – Somber. Powerful. A grim-masked menace that strikes terror into the bravest heart. A perfect bad guy for long hours of imagination and excitement.– Ideal Toys Catalog 1978 So read the official description of the awesomest bad guy from the greatest space franchise in the 1970’s,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2014
A fun little announcement this morning from the gang over at Sideshow:

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2014
Winter is Coming… and so is the new season of Game of Thrones. This week are are going to be looking at Dark Horse Comics‘ 7″ Game of Thrones figure line.   The first wave of figures was released back in January and consisted of Daenerys Targaryen and John Snow.   Today we are going to look…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2014
  SPRING CLEANING SALE – PRICES REDUCED ON 7000+ ITEMS! Each of the three lists contains a variety of highlighted items as well as links to the full 7000+ item clearance menus. Part 1 contains Transforming Toys, Star Wars and GI Joe figures, Part 2 has figures from DC and Marvel, and Part 3 is…

 

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