Articles for May, 2014

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2014
It’s one of Diamond Select Toys’ biggest months ever, with new pre-orders open for 17 new products from DST! From the Amazing Spider-Man to a Zombie Yeti, there’s something for every type of fan in the DST section of the latest Previews catalog, with toys, collectibles and kitchenware from the worlds of movies, comics, cartoons…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2014
The Latest Celebrity Guest Stars to See Themselves Featured in Limited-Edition Boutique Collection Includes Penn and Teller, Bret Hart, Stephen King, Leonard Nimoy and R.E.M., Available June 2014 Hillside, NJ – May 12, 2014 – “Woo Hoo!” THE SIMPSONS fans rejoice! National Entertainment Collectibles Association (NECA), an entertainment conglomerate and global leader in licensed consumer…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2014
Just moments ago on their Facebook page Mattel revealed new carded images of MOTUC Flutterina and her bio: Just got in new packaged shots! Enjoy. Flutterina is part of Club Eternia and will be the monthly figure in Aug. She includes a sword and shield. Review samples were also sent out so look for fan…

 

by Cesar Zamora
May 13, 2014
In stores today is the new Marvel Knights presentation of “Wolverine – Weapon X: Tomorrow Dies Today”, I’ll be taking a quick look at this latest release from Shout! Factory.

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2014
Product Pre-order Launches May 19th 2 PCSC Exclusives Also Available LOS ANGELES, May 13th 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE)—     SHORYUKEN! The battle cry heard around the world echos as a veteran fighter appears- RYU, the world warrior! “Hands-down, the most beloved character we have ever tackled is Ryu from Street Fighter!” said Jerry Macaluso, President of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2014
All-New 44-Minute DC Comics Original Movie Featuring Iconic Justice League Characters   BURBANK, CA (May 13, 2014)– Prepare for a battle of the ages when the Justice League takes on its archenemies, the Legion of Doom, as Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, Warner Bros Animation, and DC Entertainment unleash JLA Adventures: Trapped in Time. Packed with…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2014
As promised yesterday on his Twitter feed, director Zack Snyder revealed not just the new Batmobile, but in a surprise twist – our very first look at the Ben Afleck in the new Batman costume. While we don’t have all the details since it’s a black and white picture that is not a full body…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2014
    SAN FRANCISCO – May 13, 2014 – DeNA Co., Ltd. (TSE: 2432) and Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) today announced TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION, the official mobile game to one of the most anticipated movies of 2014, TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION, is currently in development for Android, iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Directed by…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2014
Pop! Movies: Transformers: Age of Extinction Your favorite Autobots and Decepticons are back this summer in the brand new movie Transformers: Age of Extinction! We are bringing you three sensational new Pop!’s to get ready for the movie! Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, and Drift have all been ‘transformed’ into Pop! Vinyl Figures. There is more detail…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2014
  TRANSFORMERS IV – AGE OF EXTINCTION FIGURES The new Transformers movie is almost upon us, and we have 46 different pre-orders available for the full lineup of Hasbro movie toys and figures. They include Deluxes, Voyagers, Leaders, Flip N Change, Power Battlers, Construct Bots in three sizes, Titan Heroes, Dino Sparkers and more. Be…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2014
Today, over on his official Twitter account, director Zach Snyder teased what is most likely the Batmobile for the upcoming Man of Steel 2: Batman vs. Superman (or what ever the title will end up being) film: Could be time to pull the tarp…Tomorrow? http://imgur.com/Mb1wRn5 pic.twitter.com/E6iKluZNDj

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2014
    The summer of extinction is almost upon us and that means we can officially start talking about Transformers 4: Age of Extinction.   The Hasbro T4:AoE figures are not officially in stores until May 17th (there are reports of some stores breaking the street date) but the gang at Hasbro PR were kind enough…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2014
Marvel Studios’ Captain America: The Winter Soldier has been topping box offices around the world since it was released in theaters! With his distinctive mechanical wings and great performance by Anthony Mackie, Falcon has left a strong impression among fans of the exciting movie! Today Hot Toys is thrilled to present the highly-anticipated 1/6th scale…

 

The Return of the King   Unless you have not been paying attention to Legendary’s marketing efforts, you already know – it’s Godzilla week! The long awaited return of the King of Monsters to American cinema has everyone abuzz, and if early reviews are any indication, it’s good enough to wash away even the faint…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 9, 2014
He’s BIDDI-BIDDI-BIDDI-BACK, and as BIG as ever! Nearly 35 years in the making, Twiki, the beloved sidekick of Captain Buck Rogers, has finally been brought to life for collectors everywhere. Never before has such a licensed replica of Twiki been offered. This remarkable replica was handcrafted piece by piece by artisans referencing hundreds of screen…

 

by Abby Pickett
May 9, 2014
Trailer and Release Dates for the Next Chapter in the Telltale Games Series   YouTube Trailer Link: http://youtu.be/WBf6YO7BZfU   Fellow survivors,  Today we would like to share the official trailer and release dates for ‘In Harm’s Way,’ the next episode of The Walking Dead: Season Two – A Telltale Games Series.     The Walking Dead:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 9, 2014
Popular Animated Series Set to Debut in 2015   LOS ANGELES – Twilight Sparkle and her beloved pony friends will continue to celebrate the magic of friendship as the Hub Network announces season five of its hit animated series “My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic.” The series, from Hasbro Studios, is slated to air in 2015…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 9, 2014
We saw the announcement of this deal from Marvel a few weeks ago.  Here is the official press release from DST:   For years, Diamond Select Toys (DST) has been re-creating the classic 8-inch, cloth-costume action figures of the 1970s, but one line has received more requests than any other: the Marvel Comics characters from…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 9, 2014
This morning, Funko sent us the following infomation: HIKARI FRIDAY ROUND 2 Are you ready for Hikari Friday Round 2?! Just like last Friday, we are giving away a 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 week we are giving away Piece #1…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2014
Product Pre-order Launches May 12th PCSC Exclusive Also Available   LOS ANGELES, May 7th 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE)—     Your move, creep! It’s time to pre-order the future of law enforcement– ROBOCOP! “With the recent reboot taking in over $242 Million worldwide, it proved Robocop is an evergreen character!” said Jerry Macaluso, President of Pop Culture…

 

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