Articles for May, 2014

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2014
Pop! Rides: Back to the Future – Time Machine Wait a minute, Doc. Ah… Are you telling me that you built a time machine… out of a DeLorean? We took a page out of Doc Brown’s book and built a Time Machine Pop! Ride! Now Marty McFly can travel back in time! The Time Machine…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2014
HEY BULLDOG!     Titan Entertainment is delighted to announce a deal with Apple Corps Ltd to produce an ongoing range of Titan Merchandise’s award-winning TITANS vinyl collectibles based upon The Beatles’ ultra-psychedelic cartoon classic, Yellow Submarine. The deal was brokered by Bravado International, The Beatles North American licensing agent.   The Beatles’ Yellow Submarine…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2014
Earlier this week BifBangPow announced another of their 2014 San Diego Comic Con exclusive offerings, The Ambiguously Gay Duo Monitor Mate.  See below for details: We are proud to announce the latest in our Saturday Night Live line of products: SNL The Ambiguously Gay Duo Monitor Mate – A Convention Exclusive! That fearless crime-fighting team…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2014
A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as both sides are brought to the brink of a war that will determine who will emerge as Earth’s dominant…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2014
Sloth skin smoking jacket? Say THAT 20 times fast! Welcome back everyone. As we mention in the intro this is another episode of GSi after-dark: Evening Edition. Listen close to your instructions on how to listen to this episode and the dress code. At long last I have seen the new Captain America movie so…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2014
NEW BATTLESTAR GALACTICA MODEL KITS We have five new listings for BSG model kits. 1/72 Scale Two-Packs of the Viper MK II, MK VII and Cylon Raider are each priced at $34.99; we also have finished versions of the 1/4105 Scale Pegasus at $119.99 and the 1/32 Scale Classic Colonial Viper at $64.99. REFORMATTED R-01D…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2014
Today, over on their Facebook page, Zica toys gave fans an update on the 2nd wave of figures as well as a look at the completed wave 2 card backs:   Here are The Six Million Dollar Man wave 2 cardback images. I’m getting ready to send out preorder information to various retailers today. The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 7, 2014
Stellar Voice Cast Includes Kevin Conroy, Troy Baker, Matthew Gray Gubler, CCH Pounder, Greg Ellis and Giancarlo Esposito   BURBANK, CA (May 7, 2014) – Batman, one of the world’s most valiant super heroes, faces a villainous squad of criminals in an epic battle of good vs. evil in the DC Universe Original Movie, Batman:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 7, 2014
With both the Green Goblin and Electro menacing Spider-Man in The Amazing Spider-Man 2, all eyes are on Spidey’s classic comic-book villains! And while there are more Spider-Man Minimates than any other character in the Marvel Universe, his rogues gallery hasn’t been in the Minimate spotlight in quite some time. To remedy that, Diamond Select…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 7, 2014
 Today Tonner released some new information and new images for their upcoming limited edition 17″ 1966 Batman doll.  The 17″ Matt O’Neill™ body with black painted hands, with regular skin tone hands and an Adam West Portrait sculpt.   More features include: Dressed Tonner Character Figure™ Face includes hand-painted details Fine quality vinyl and hard…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 7, 2014
New York- Mezco makes Mother’s Day extra special this year for one of one of cinema’s most famous matriarchs…Mother Bates from Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho!   Taking a break from the demands of the hospitality industry as well as the cramped confines of the fruit cellar, Mother went on a whirlwind tour of the city that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 7, 2014
Green Brook, NJ – May, 2014 – Pretty Ugly™, LLC owner of the UGLYDOLL® brand, has appointed LID-Group as their licensing agent throughout Brazil. We are very excited to be working with LID-Group in creating a comprehensive UGLYDOLL program in Brazil. “With Brazil being part of the big four emerging markets timing could not be…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 7, 2014
Yesterday Mattel revealed the next SDCC 2014 exclusive in their line-up.   This new reveal is for their wildly popular “Monster High” doll line:   Monster High® Manny Taur™ & Iris Clops ™ 2-Pack ($40) Bull in china shop seeks gentle ghoul with the stars in her eye to help navigate the confusing maze of high…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2014
GET READY FOR THE NEXT ALL-NEW DC UNIVERSE ANIMATED ORIGINAL MOVIE SON of Batman ARRIVES TODAY – May 6, 2014 – FROM WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT   Primetime TV Stars Jason O’Mara, Morena Baccarin, Thomas Gibson Lead Stellar Voice Cast in Animated Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, DVD & Digital HD   BURBANK, CA (May 6, 2014)…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2014
This Star Wars Rebels full trailer features more never-before-seen action and story details from the highly anticipated animated series. Starring a small band of heroes — Sabine, Kanan, Hera, Ezra, Zeb, and Chopper — Star Wars Rebels is set in a time where the Empire rules through fear and shrouds the galaxy in darkness. This…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2014
Entertainment Weekly announced earlier today that “Gotham” the pre-Batman TV show focusing on Jim Gordon, has officially been picked up for it’s first season on FOX.   Tonight there will be a trailer for it shown during the new season of ’24’, but FOX has also already posted it on line.   GOTHAM is an origin…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2014
Happy Star Wars Day! May the 4th Be With You! Funko loves Star Wars, so we decided to celebrate today by launching a giveaway! We are giving away FOUR Star Wars Pop! Prototypes from the new Pop!: Star Wars series. The winner will receive Pop! Prototypes of the following characters: The Emperor, Biker Scout, Bossk,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2014
Today the official Nickelodeon TMNT newsletter sent out this Playmates Toys action figure reveal:  You may recognize this mutant by his stylish sweater, pressed chinos, and handsome mustache… that’s right, it’s BAXTER FLY! TMNT’s newest mutant is debuting in action figure form this Fall! FIRST LOOK: The BaxterFly action figure by Playmates Toys is coming…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2014
Over the weekend, for Star Wars Day, Hasbro revealed two new(ish) 6″ Star Wars black figures.   One was a very “Empire Strikes Back” version of Yoda (but with a lightsaber?) and the other was the San Diego Comic Con 2014 exclusive version of Jabba the Hutt (with exclusive Salacious Crumb).   Jabba was revealed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2014
EPIX DRIVE-IN Roars For Memorial Day With  “MEMROARIAL DAY GODZILLA-THON”   Monday, May 26 beginning 6AM EST WHAT | EPIX Drive-In presents an all-day marathon of original Godzilla movies including Godzilla, King of the Monsters!, Godzilla Raids Again, Godzilla vs. Monster Zero, Godzilla’s Revenge, Mothra vs. Godzilla, Terror of Mechagodzilla, Rodan and Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster. WHEN | Monday, May 26th WHERE | Movie…

 

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