Articles for May, 2014

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2014
“Krieger-San, My Cherry Blossoms are Wilting” Factory Entertainment is delighted to announce the first of several fantastic San Diego Comic Con Exclusives. Wrap yourself in some virtual lovin’, straight from the brilliant FX show Archer. A 100% cotton beach / bath towel featuring Krieger’s virtual girlfriend in all her anime glory! Now you can take…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2014
  An Apocalyptic Wasteland Awaits The King Of The Monsters!  San Diego, CA (May 6, 2014) – This summer, the fire-breathing goliath, Godzilla faces a ravaged earth in the brand new mini-series Godzilla: Cataclysm! Like the previous critically acclaimed Godzilla mini-series, Godzilla: The Half-Century War, this new five-issue series explores a self-contained journey of epic proportions!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2014
The following news was posted today over on the official NECA website announcing another of their 2014 SDCC exclusives: TGISDCCFF! We’re kicking off a new series of features spotlighting this year’s San Diego Comic-Con action figure exclusives! Summer’s just around the corner — it won’t be long until you can snag one these limited edition…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2014
HIKARI FRIDAY ROUND 3 Are you ready for Hikari Friday Round 3?! This Friday, we are giving away TWO DIFFERENT Hikari Sofubi Vinyl Figures! We will pick two winners this week and each will win ONE Hikari Sofubi Vinyl Figure! We are holding the giveaway via our social media channels. www.facebook.com/OriginalFunko www.twitter.com/OriginalFunko Instagram @OriginalFunko This…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2014
 Titan Merchandise expands licensing with CAE   New York, N.Y. (May 15, 2014) – Titan Merchandise, a leading international licensee of pop culture icons and Captain Action Enterprises, licensors of the popular Captain Action line, are proud to announce the launch of Captain Action Cat merchandise, including T-shirts, mugs, I.D. holders and more.  These products will…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2014
Kilpin to Lead Mattel’s Growth in Established and Emerging International Markets EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) announced today that company veteran Tim Kilpin has been named Executive Vice President, International, effective immediately. Kilpin will be responsible for advancing Mattel’s already strong international presence, and for leading the company’s growth in emerging markets throughout…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2014
QMx to Debut First Firefly 1:6 Scale Articulated Figure at Dallas Comic-Con   LOS ANGELES — May 15, 2014 — Quantum Mechanix Inc. (QMx), a leading sci-fi and pop culture collectibles company, plans to unveil the first in a new line of realistic 1:6 scale figures for cult classic TV series Firefly at Dallas Comic Con (May 16-18).   Featuring authentic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2014
  TRANSFORMERS MASTERPIECE MP-08X KING GRIMLOCK – NEW RUN The popular King Grimlock Masterpiece figure is getting a new production run! He comes with his crown as well as his sword and laser gun, and is priced at $259.99. This figure comes packaged in the collector box with G1 comic book art! STAR WARS 12″…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2014
Today MTV news got the scoop on the next wave of Batman The Animated Series and The New Batman Adventures figures from DC Collectibles.   We’ll give you a little peek at the heads, but you’ll need to click over there to see the full figure reveals.  Mr Freeze and Two Face are the other figures…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2014
Activision And IDW Announce First-Ever Skylanders Comic Book San Diego, Calif. (May 15, 2014) – In conjunction with Activision, IDW Publishing is proud to announce the first-ever Skylanders comic-book series, penned by renowned comic-book writer Ron Marz with Mike Bowden and David Baldeon as lead artists. In the world of video games, Skylanders is a global phenomenon…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2014
It’s a few days late from when they said to expect the announcement, but here are the next 3 reveals of Mattel’s SDCC 2014 exclusives:   It’s been a week since our last reveal, and we know you’ve been patiently waiting for the next batch. Well, wait no more because here are three more new…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2014
Legend travels fast. Don’t miss The Flash, coming Tuesdays this fall to The CW! WATCH THE FIRST LOOK extended trailer: ABOUT THE FLASHAfter a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2014
Classic Godzilla collectibles are available for pre-order and available only at comic shops.   (BALTIMORE, MD) – (May 15, 2014)- New and longtime Godzilla fans will appreciate the PREVIEWS Exclusive Godzilla collectibles from Bandai, Plex Co.,Ltd and X Plus Co.,Ltd.featuring three 12” tall Godzilla statues in his unforgettable stances and forms. Fans and collectors can…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2014
Earth has mostly recovered from the great war between the Autobots and Decepticons, but when Cade Yeager finds Optimus Prime, he earns the attention of the US government and the Decepticons. Optimus Prime must align with the Dinobots to save Earth from extinction.     Release Date: June 27, 2014 (2D theaters and IMAX) Studio:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2014
Los Angeles, Calif. (May 13th, 2014) – Fox Digital Entertainment and Angry Mob Games updated their popular “AVP: Evolution” mobile game to include the fan-favorite “Predalien” as a playable character. The Predalien is half-Predator, half-Alien and all around intergalactic badass. Boasting incredible strength, a multi-spiked tail, killer mandibles and an iconic set of dreads, the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2014
The fastest man alive is coming this fall to The CW! Don’t blink or you’ll miss The Flash! ABOUT THE FLASH After a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2014
The 56th series of Marvel Minimates is here, and it’s based on the latest entry in the cinematic world of Marvel superheroes: The Amazing Spider-Man 2! This week, when you pick up the latest issues of your favorite comic book titles at the local comic shop, you can also pick up four different two-packs of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2014
The gang over at DC Collectibles are so happy with the 100,000 likes over on their Facebook page that they are giving fans of DCC the chance to VOTE and pick an upcoming figure in their “New 52” action figure line.   Hey 100,000 Facebook fans! For today’s thank you we are offering you a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2014
 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles-Themed Vinyl Figures, Bobble Heads and Mini-Figures,  Hit Shelves this Summer! NEW YORK – May X, 2014 – Nickelodeon and Funko prepare to spread Turtle Power this summer, with the launch of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles-themed products. The new product line includes vinyl figures, mystery mini-figures; bobble heads and Hikari vinyl figures…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2014
We were first told about the Jubilee Marvel Legends build-a- figure  a year ago at Comic Con, but with the reveal of a VERY different line up of figures.  What we were told would 2013 “Wave 3″ was scheduled to have come after the Rocket Raccoon wave, and was to feature Thor, Radioactive Man/Tigershark, Moonstone/Songbird,…

 

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