Articles for July, 2015

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2015
Some more of the SDCC “Skeletor’s Lair” Super7 items are now available on line to order: Masters of the Universe M.U.S.C.L.E. Available Now! The classic rubber figures return with Masters of the Universe M.U.S.C.L.E. figures! The flexible, durable & unstoppable Masters of the Universe M.U.S.C.L.E. figures, aka M.O.T.U.S.C.L.E., continue the classic line of 1980’s MUSCLE…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2015
Boulder, CO – July 30, 2015 – Kidrobot is excited to announce Baby Huey will soon be available in stores and online at Kidrobot.com following it’s successful launch at San Diego Comic Con. It’s all about that fade baby! Pretty hard to step into your Dad’s shoes, even if you have teeny tiny little feet, but a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 35 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is another female Jedi Knight – Aayla Secura.   Um… in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2015
Today  Gentle Giant ltd/3D Systems announced their first 2015 holiday item – Salacious Crumb Holiday 2015 Jumbo Figure.   Since there was not a GG Premier Club exclusive figure as a reward for signing up for the PM, this PGM exclusive figure will have to do for fans of the Jumbo line.   The figure is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2015
Our Monty Python and the Holy Grail Pop! set is just in time for the film’s 40th anniversary! Relive classic moments with Arthur, King of the Britons, the pre-flesh wound  Black Knight, the highly quotable French Taunter, and Sir Bedevere, who was the genius behind the wooden rabbit plan. Beware! Tim the Enchanter includes the Killer Rabbit of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2015
Espoo, Finland, 30th July 2015 – With new towers to topple, pigs to pop and missiles to master, Rovio is thrilled to announce the launch of Angry Birds 2, the first sequel to the most downloaded mobile game series of all time. While retaining the much-loved slingshot format, the visuals and gameplay of Angry Birds…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2015
King’s Quest™: A Knight to Remember begins the new adventures contained within the five-chapter release. SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today Sierra™, part of Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), released the first chapter in its new reimagining of one of adventure gaming’s most treasured franchises, King’s Quest™. Titled King’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2015
Boulder, CO – July 29, 2015 – Kidrobot and Capcom team up to bring the video game phenomenon Mega Man™ to vinyl by ‘botifying the highly evolved Robot Masters and the brilliant scientists that created them. Kidrobot and Capcom launched the highly anticipated series at San Diego Comic Con, with two Con exclusives: Break Man…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2015
Last year, Gen Con saw the launch of the Pathfinder Minimates line, with a series of exclusive mini-figure two-packs and a veritable horde of exclusive Goblins based on the popular role-playing game from Paizo. This year, the spectre of Pathfinder Minimates has risen again, with an all-new Goblin Minimate available for the first time at…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 36 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is a great, underrated classic playset.   Sure it seems like…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2015
1/6 HARRY POTTER TRI-WIZARD TOURNAMENT FIGURE This cool new Harry Potter figure features the likeness of Harry as seen in Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire and comes dressed ready to compete in the Tri-Wizard Tournament with his trusty Firebolt broomstick and wand. He comes with other cool accessories like the Golden Egg and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 29, 2015
CAPTAIN ACTION ENTERPRISE, LLC ANNOUNCES RETURN OF CLASSIC CARD GAME FOR CHARACTER’S 50TH ANNIVERSARY NEW YORK and CHAPEL HILL, NC – July 27, 2015 – Captain Action Enterprises, LLC  (CAE), in cooperation with veteran game designers and developers Harold Sipe and Meg Stivison, today announced a new card game based on the beloved Captain Action properties. The team will bring…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 29, 2015
  Hello from First 4 Figures! Eagle-eyed fans will no doubt be aware that we’ve taken a brief hiatus from new launches this summer, but now we’re ready to get right back into gear with a brand new addition to our Kirby series. Introducing Meta Knight, the long-time nemesis of Kirby! Meta Knight will be the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 29, 2015
Super7 announced yesterday that they were offering some of the items from the 2015 San Diego Comic Con Skeltor’s Lair pop-up store.   See below for the list of items available.   Skeletor’s Lair Print by Jason Edmiston! The SDCC 2015 Skeletor’s Lair Pop-Up shop lasted for one week only, but now you can turn your…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 29, 2015
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s Fourth DLC Pack Delivers Four All-New Multiplayer Maps, Return of the Exo Grapple Playlist and New Trident Reflected Energy Weapon Delivers the Epic Conclusion to Advanced Warfare’s Exo Zombies saga, featuring all-star cast John Malkovich, Bill Paxton, Rose McGowan, Jon Bernthal and Bruce Campbell Reckoning Arrives First, Exclusively on Xbox…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 29, 2015
The gang at Warpo Toys posted some pictures of an EPIC Cthulhu costume they are taking to Gen Con 2015 today over on their Facebook page.   How would you like to run into THIS on the con floor?!?   The end is near… ‪#‎CthulhuIsComing‬ …But is Gen Con ready for it?

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 29, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 37 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is … wait… who are these figures?  These aren’t the heroes…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 28, 2015
Last night we posted the news that MattyCollector.com had announced a new/different plan than the original one for the King Hssss torso for Club Eternia 2015.   This news seemed to divide the fandom on how Matty was handling this piece that many believed would be a pack in accessory of another figure in the 2015…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 28, 2015
Boulder, CO – July 28, 2015 – Kidrobot proudly introduces additional characters to their Phunny line. Full of creeps, monsters, and classic characters softened to huggable absurdity, Phunny plushes use Kidrobot’s legendary quality and warped worldview to shake-up the plush category! Following the previously announced Gremlins, Kidrobot will release additional series of Phunny including characters…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 28, 2015
New Series Within Continuity Starring Teenaged Peter Parker!   New York, NY—July 28th, 2015— Today, he’s the world’s greatest super hero. But long before he swung from rooftops as the Amazing Spider-Man, he was just a spider-powered teenager who knew that “with great power must also come great responsibility.” Today, Marvel is pleased to announce…

 

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