Articles for June, 2014

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 23, 2014
It was 25 years ago today that a lot of us eagerly crammed into theaters across the US, waiting to have our minds blown by what director Tim Burton had put together with Michael Keaton and dream-casting Jack Nicolson for our beloved Batman.  We knew it would be something different that what we had gotten…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 23, 2014
Drumroll please… We are ready to begin the countdown to San Diego Comic-Con 2014! This means it’s time for us to start REVEALING EXCLUSIVES! Starting today, we’ll be revealing our exclusives every Monday and Wednesday until SDCC begins. But wait! There’s more… We are giving away one of EVERY EXCLUSIVE! Each giveaway will run for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 23, 2014
Our friends over at BifBangPow! and EntertainmentEarth.com have allowed us to reveal one of their 2014 Convention Exclusive items, and this one is a good one, coming straight from the number 1 comedy on television:   The Big Bang Theory Sheldon Hawkman 3 3/4-Inch Action Figure – Convention Exclusive This summer you can get Sheldon…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 22, 2014
I suspect this was announced today because it’s Bruce Campbell’s birthday…   Evil Dead 2 Dead By Dawn License Announcement Sideshow Collectibles is happy to let all deadites and warriors know that Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn Collectibles are coming soon!  Get your chainsaw, Olds Delta 88, ready to get your very own soul-eating…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 22, 2014
Gentle Giant ltd. brings us three exciting new items for June, 2014! You can expect these pieces to arrive Q2 2015. Deadline for pre-orders is July 15th.     Wicket Jumbo Figure – $80 Just like they were when you were a kid, only BIGGER! Gentle Giant is proud to bring you the latest addition to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 22, 2014
Playmates Toys to Introduce New Toy Line Based on Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Film   El Segundo, CA – June 18, 2014 – Playmates Toys, the creative force behind the successful Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles toy line over the last three decades, is set to introduce a new product line inspired by Paramount Pictures and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 21, 2014
This just in from one of the local Los Angeles NPR stations:   Actor Clark Gregg (aka Agent Phil Coulson) is Our Guest DJ He reveals a song on the secret playlist he was listening to before filming the death of his character in “The Avengers”. www.kcrw.com/guestdjproject As S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Phil Coulson, actor Clark Gregg…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 21, 2014
“Well, well…How Wonderful.” You know the tale now find out truth. Disney’s newest movie – Maleficent has been highly successful in box office around the world since its release! The tale of Sleeping Beauty is re-imagined and told from the perspective of the Mistress of All Evil who is portrayed by the one and only…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 20, 2014
ReAction Figures: The Terminator It’s not a man, it’s a machine. Sarah Conner has been targeted for Termination and only one man can save her! Travel back in time with Funko to the 80’s with these Terminator ReAction Figures! I’ll be back.     Arriving in August!

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 20, 2014
Very cryptic and ominous…   MattyCollector.com just posted the following image on their Facebook page.   What do you think this might mean?  I believe that 6/27 is the day the 2015 MOTUC sub goes on sale.   Does this mean there is no chance for a 2016 sub? I guess we will find out on June…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 20, 2014
*Alien TITANS: The Nostromo Collection*  From 20th Century Fox and Titan Merchandise comes Alien TITANS: The Nostromo Collection! The entire crew of the USCSS Nostromo are featured in this 12 piece set – including their stowaway, the infamous Xenomorph (nicknamed ‘Big Chap’).   From the secretive Science Officer Ash, to the ill-fated Kane, to the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 20, 2014
After a year of conceptualizing and designing, Tanya looks to crowd-sourcing to complete production of the customizable vinyl figure platform.  June 19th, 2014 – (HOLLYWOOD, CA) Geek blogger and prolific cosplayer Tanya Tate (http://www.justalottatanya.com) launches full throttle into an Indiegogo.com campaign to complete production on her My Hero Toys (http://www.myherotoys.com) customizable vinyl figure platform. The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 20, 2014
Fans of the AMC’s Hit Series, Breaking Bad Can Re-Create Their Favorite moments with street smart Jesse   (BALTIMORE, MD) – (June 20, 2014)- Fans of the award winning Breaking Bad TV series can now get their hands on the goods, with the limited edition PREVIEWS Exclusive Jesse Pinkman 6” collectible action figure from Mezco…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 20, 2014
Are you ready for Hikari Friday?! This Friday, we are giving away a brand new character in our line of Hikari Sofubi Figures! We are holding the giveaway via our social media channels. @OriginalFunko This week we are giving away Piece #1 of the Limited Edition Mystic Powers Skeeltor Hikari Sofubi Figure!   Mystic Powers…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 19, 2014
North America’s Leading Anime Distributor Launches Reboot Of The Famed Fantasy Action Series; Free Streaming Episodes Premiere At The Same Time As Japanese Debut!   San Francisco, CA, June 19, 2014 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, delivers the much-anticipated launch of the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 19, 2014
LONDON – 17 JUNE 2014 –Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA, in partnership with DC Entertainment, continues to build on the success of the brand collaboration between Sanrio’s Hello Kitty and DC Comics by today unveiling strong new creative artwork based on some of DC Entertainment’s most iconic female comic book Super-Villains. The new DC Comics…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 19, 2014
All New “John Carter Warlord of Mars” Adventure Strip Just Launched – with a Spanish language option! (June 18, 2014 – Tarzana, CA) – Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., the company founded by the author to protect and maintain his original literary creations, announced today that Burroughs’ first adventure hero – John Carter of Mars – will star in an all-new…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 19, 2014
ReAction Figures: Nightmare Before Christmas What’s this? Nightmare Before Christmas ReAction Figures! The Pumpkin King and the rest of your favorite Halloween Town citizens are joining the ReAction Figure line! Doesn’t Jack look great? “You’re such a scream, Jack!” “You’re a witch’s fondest dream!” “Jack, you make wounds ooze and flesh crawl!”    As an…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 19, 2014
NEW YORK, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — LEGO Systems, Inc., makers of the world’s leading construction toys, today introduced LEGO® FUSION, a play experience that combines traditional LEGO brick play with familiar app-based game themes. LEGO FUSION leverages new technologies—and children’s fascination with them—to create an entirely new way to engage in LEGO brick building…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 19, 2014
  Greetings once more from Gaming Heads! After the great reception of our awesome 1:1 scale bust of Kratos, we’re looking to follow up with a piece just as incredible: Gaming Heads is proud to introduce our brand new 1/4 scale statue of Kratos. Kratos will be the second piece in our God of War…

 

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