Articles for August, 2015

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 12, 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 a mere 23 days away from Force Friday and the toys of the day is a classic Kenner vehicle – The Y-Wing fighter.  …

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 12, 2015
THE ALTIMITE DX TRANSFORMING VOLTRON This is Voltron as you’ve never seen before! Super Deformed! Fully Transformable! Mini-Pilot Figures included! The 5 lions will form Voltron and each transform separately. This set also includes shield and blazing sword accessories. HASBRO BOARD GAMES Amp the fun on family game night with these great new games from…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 2015
DISNEY TWENTY-THREE TAKES GUESTS ON A JOURNEY THROUGH SHANGHAI DISNEY RESORT AND TOY STORY’S 20TH ANNIVERSARY IN AN ISSUE DEVOTED TO D23 EXPO 2015, DISNEY’S OFFICIAL FAN CLUB ALSO SHARES ARCHIVAL DISNEYLAND TREASURES, EXPLORES DISNEY AND MARVEL’S COMIC BOOK COLLABORATION, AND PROFILES THE NEW DISNEY LEGENDS. BURBANK, Calif. – AUGUST 10, 2015 – In celebration…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 2015
Irvine, CA – ICON HEROES LLC is proud to announce it has entered into an agreement with ABC Studios to create a new series of collectibles based on the hit ABC television series, “Once Upon a Time.” Focusing on the show’s core characters, the line will feature fully articulated, six-inch scale action figures with an…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 2015
  So no one told you life was going to be this way? Clap clap clap clap Don’t worry, Friends Pop!s will be there for you! Grab a seat at Central Perk where Phoebe will serenade you with her guitar over a chorus of “Smelly Cat” while Rachel is ready to serve you coffee in her classic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 2015
“Now you realize the powers I possess!” LOS ANGELES, August 10th 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE)— The Brazilian bad boy is here! Blanka, mythic monster from the jungle, joins the stable of Pop Culture Shock fighters as a 1:4th scale collectible statue.“Blanka is one of Street Fighter’s most notorious characters. Who wasn’t victim to the constant electro-shock spamming?”…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 2015
Boulder, CO – August 10th, 2015 – Kidrobot and Warner Bros. have teamed up to release a full capsule based on the classic animated series, Looney Tunes. “Between the years of 1930 -1968, a small ramshackle structure hidden in the very back of the Warner Bros. studio lot unleashed a cavalcade of riot and delight upon an…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 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 a mere 24 days away from Force Friday and the toys of the day is the old Phantom Menace himself, Emperor Palpatine.   Today…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 2015
THIS FRIDAY NIGHT! MATTEL x G1988 an art tribute to 70 years of toys curated by Dave PerilloG1988 (West) 7-10 PM JOIN US THIS FRIDAY NIGHT at G1988 (West), from 7-10 PM, as we team up with Mattel and celebrate their history as one of the greatest toymakers of all-time. The exhibit, curated by artist Dave Perillo,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2015
— Girls Invited to Audition to Play Popular American Girl Characters in New Short Films — — Winning Girls to Receive $10,000 in Prize Money — MIDDLETON, Wis., Aug. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — American Girl is enlisting the help of girls and the creative crowdsourcing platform Tongal to bring its inspiring BeForever historical characters to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2015
Stamford, CT; San Diego, CA (August 10, 2015) – IDW Media Holdings, Inc. (formerly known as CTM Media Holdings, Inc.), announced today completion of a ten-for-one stock split. The split was effective on August 4, 2015. Each share of Class B Common Stock (including shares issued in the recent conversion of Class A Common Stock)…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2015
New York, NY – August 10th, 2015 – Marvel is expanding the ways its younger fans can dive into the Marvel Universe with its all-new and kid-friendly digital comic book section; all part of the expanded MarvelKids.com.  Beginning with the refreshed Spider-Man destination on MarvelKids.com, younger fans can begin reading the adventures of Ultimate Spider-Man,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2015
  Holy Roy G. Biv, Batman! Our Rainbow Batman Pocket Pop! Keychains commemorate 75 years of Gotham’s guardian! You can find them exclusively at Target stores near you! Collect all six colors to keep your keyrings safe! Now Available at Target!

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2015
“Amid the chaos, there comes a costume!” Straight out of the pages of the original Marvel’s Secret Wars mini-series come the newest Premium Format Figure from Sideshow Collectibles – Spider-Man Symbiote Costume. As a living, thinking entity, the Symbiote bonds with Spider-Man   The Symbiote clings to every muscle of the web-slinging hero in his jet-black suit…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2015
After showcasing prototypes at New York Toy Fair earlier this year, Funko is proud to announce Pop! Home! The first series of Pop! Home 12 oz. ceramic mugs feature some of Marvel’s greatest heroes! Iron Man, Captain America, Hulk, and Spider-Man are guaranteed to keep your drinks warm and safe from evil! Pop! Home also includes salt and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 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 a mere 25 days away from Force Friday and the toys of the day is… wait… didn’t we do this guy last week?  …

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 9, 2015
Recently Hot Toys has showcased the incredible and ground-breaking 1/6th scale Millennium Falcon diorama at Ani-Com and Games Hong Kong (ACGHK) that has excited many Star Wars fans around the world! Now this spectacular exhibit has landed in Taiwan at the 2015 Comic Exhibition! Together with our official distributor Beast Kingdom, Hot Toys are bringing…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 9, 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 a mere 26 days away from Force Friday and the toys of the day is a great role play toy – the Darth Vader…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 8, 2015
It’s here! Watch Scott Porter unbox the upcoming Marvel HeroClix: Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. set — along with celebrity guest, Rob Buckley, and Marvel Entertainment Executive Director, Arune Singh. Get a sneak peek at the espionage-filled world featured in the Booster Bricks here!

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 8, 2015
Entertainment Earth is having a giant blowout sale this week! Items are up to 95% off! And there are collectibles from such popular themes as Star Wars, Star Trek, The Walking Dead, Doctor Who, Batman, Frozen, The Avengers, Hello Kitty, The Simpsons, Transformers, and more! There are action figures, statues, board games, jewelry, clothing, housewares,…

 

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