Articles for May, 2015

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 31, 2015
  STX ENTERTAINMENT TO LAUNCH FAMILY/ANIMATION AND CONSUMER PRODUCTS/LICENSING DIVISIONS WITH EYE TOWARD DEVELOPING PROJECTS ACROSS FILM, TELEVISION, DIGITAL AND CONSUMER PRODUCTS ARENAS   – Studio Enters Rights Agreement with UGLYDOLL Toy Line as First Significant Investment for New Divisions –   (Burbank, May 28, 2015) – STX Entertainment has announced the launch of a family and animation division geared toward creating…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 31, 2015
Airship 27 Productions, one of the leading publishers of New Pulp, is thrilled to be releasing the first ever prose novel featuring Lady Action, based on the character from the popular toy action figure line.   Lady Action: The Sands of Forever   When a top A.C.T.I.O.N. agent goes missing in the arid wastelands of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 31, 2015
Reader Jason tipped us off to the next SDCC 2015 exclusive from MattyCollector.com that will be on sale Monday for folks with early access:   This product will be available for pre-order at MattyCollector.com on June 1, 2015, to be picked up at San Diego Comic-Con. It will also be available for purchase at the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 31, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 96 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is vintage Kenner Death Star Space Station.   To this day one of the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 30, 2015
REV YOUR CHAINSAWS!  STARZ RELEASES NEW TEASERS FOR “ASH VS EVIL DEAD” Original filmmakers Sam Raimi, Rob Tapert and Bruce Campbell Serve as Executive Producers on the Series starring Campbell and Lucy Lawless among others   Beverly Hills, Calif., May 29, 2015 – The STARZ Original series “Ash vs Evil Dead” is rolling out new teasers…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 30, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 97 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is the Hasbro Biggs Darklighter X-wing pilot figure.  I’ll be when actor Garrick Hagon saw that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2015
Direct from Bif Bang Pow! is this totally mathematical Adventure Time Traveling Jake Tin Tote Gift Set – Convention Exclusive. This colorful one-of-a-kind tin tote looks just like Finn’s backpack with Jake traveling inside and measures approximately 8 5/8-inches wide x 6 3/4-inches tall x 4-inches deep. Inside you’ll find a 7 1/4-inch tall, 300…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2015
THE FATE OF THE JUSTICE LEAGUE HANGS IN THE BALANCE AS WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT AND THE LEGO® GROUP RELEASE  LEGO® DC COMICS SUPER HEROES:  JUSTICE LEAGUE: ATTACK OF THE LEGION OF DOOM! ON BLU-RAYTM COMBO PACK, DVD and DIGITAL HD,  AUGUST 25, 2015   Includes Exclusive Trickster LEGO® Minifigure for Initial Ship!   Burbank, CA (MAY…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2015
To celebrate this Throwback Thursday, we’re pleased to announce the arrival of an old classic! Han Solo is the latest Star Wars figure to return to Pop! The iconic scruffy-looking nerf-herder is leaving The Vault just in-time for the new Star Wars Episode VII! Fear not, collectors! This re-released Pop! comes in updated packaging and will be gone…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2015
Target stores are starting to get in new DC Comics Super Friends Imaginext product, including a new exclusive 7-pack of figures.  The other item of note is that there are some new products revealed on the back of one of the packages. First up is the Target exclusive Heroes Vs. Villains 7 pack.  The litteral…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2015
The carnival is coming to town and you don’t want to miss what the Living Dead Dolls have in their tent. Mezco has scoured the furthest corners of the known world to bring to you the most horrifying, spine tingling, freaks that have ever walked, crawled,  or swam across the Earth! Behold the twisted horror…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 98 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is the vintage Kenner Anakin Skywalker figure that was available both as a mail…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2015
Product Pre-order Launches June 1st LOS ANGELES, May 28th 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE)––  Teela Na, the guardian of the secrets of Castle Grayskull, mistress of Eternia! “The thing that makes Master of the Universe great is the mythology” said Jerry Macaluso, President of Pop Culture Shock, “Sorceress is an awesome addition to that mythology. She’s arguably…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2015
“I’m Luke Skywalker. I’m here to rescue you.” – Luke Skywalker Originally just a moisture farmer on the planet Tatooine, the young Luke Skywalker’s life began to change forever when he purchased two droids, R2-D2 and C-3PO, and met the Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi, the infamous smugglers Han Solo, Chewbacca, and Princess Leia! Luke’s actions…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 28, 2015
Premiering on EPIX Saturday, May 30 at 8pm ET/PT, 7C  Megan Fox (Transformers) and Will Arnett (The Lego Movie, “Arrested Development”) star in the box-office success Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles directed by Jonathan Liebesman. Darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 28, 2015
Sub-Zero, the icy assassin of Mortal Kombat legend, now presented as a 1:6 scale collectable figure. This 12 inch figure from the new Mortal Kombat X game has been created utilizing digital assets supplied by the game developers to ensure game-like accurateness.   The Sub-Zero 12 inch figure based on the new Mortal Kombat X…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 28, 2015
Whimsical Game Modes Bring New Twists to Cooperative Puzzle Platforming Gameplay BURBANK, Calif. – (May 28, 2014) – Disney Interactive today revealed more information and assets for Disney•Pixar’s Inside Out Play Set, an innovative puzzle-solving action-platformer, available this fall for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, the ultimate family gaming platform that features characters from across The Walt…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 28, 2015
The “Ultimate Cosplayer” continues tradition by Bringing Out The Bad    Ridgewood, NJ. (May 28, 2015) –Captain Action Enterprises, licensors of the popular Captain Action line, are excited to announce the 2nd Annual Captain Action 1/6th scale Custom Action Figure Contest, to be held during an “American Idol” style judging panel at the Comic-Con International,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 28, 2015
May 25, 2015– In an effort to streamline the web address of their blog, Tenacious Toys has partnered with artists Tony Gil and Playful Gorilla to re-brand the widely-read blog as Tenacious.Ninja. While the layout, content, writers and purpose of the Tenacious Blog remain the same, the web address has changed from tenacious-toys.blogspot.com to simply www.tenacious.ninja…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 28, 2015
Entertainment Earth Convention Exclusive! If you never get the chance to swim with the whales, at least you can bobble with them. Presenting the only logical way to fit humpback whales in your collection this Star Trek IV: Whales with Spock bobble head made by Bif Bang Pow!. This Entertainment Earth Convention Exclusive measures approximately…

 

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