Articles for March, 2016

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2016
Free Shipping $50+ and Mint-Condition Guarantee Transformers Masterpiece Delta Magnus (Diaclone) MP-31 ($189.99) Transformers Legends Galvatron (LG23) ($44.99) Transformers Legends Hardhead (LG21) ($35.99) Transformers Legends Skullcruncher/Skull (LG22) ($35.99) Marvel Legends Civil War 3.75 inch Action Figure with Motorcycle – Captain America ($21.99) Star Wars: The Force Awakens Armor-Up Wave 2 Set of 8 – includes…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2016
Hindus are urging Rome and Paris museums not to display iconic Barbie doll as goddess Kali in their Barbie exhibitions, calling it highly inappropriate.   “Barbie The Icon” exhibition at Museo delle Culture in Milan, which reportedly carried an Argentinean artists’ created Barbie portrayed as goddess Kali with a dagger and plate carrying a severed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 15, 2016
New Playable Characters from Marvel, Disney and Star Wars Also Available Now   GLENDALE, Calif. – (March 15, 2016) – Disney Interactive and Marvel today launched the Marvel Battlegrounds Play Set for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, the No. 1 video game of 2014 and 2015 in the “toys-to-life” category, according to the NPD Group. Developed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 15, 2016
At New York Toy Fair, the Marvel Legends Series unveiled two new premium role play items arriving in fall 2016. Fans were thrilled by the announcement of the Captain America Shield and Iron Man Electronic Helmet. (Both items are up for pre-order now on Amazon.com.) These awe-inspiring 1:1 full-scale premium role play items were revealed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 15, 2016
If you haven’t already seen on social media, it was a MASSIVE week for the Transformers at SXSWi. The brand partnered with the Mashable House to spread the word about the Spring launch of TRANSFORMERS: EARTH WARS, a new real-time strategy combat game which fans can pre-register for now (at the hyperlink) to receive a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 15, 2016
All-New Video Recaps Key Player Decisions in Episode 1 Fellow Survivors, Today we can share the release date for ‘Give No Shelter,’ the second of three episodes in The Walking Dead: Michonne – A Telltale Miniseries.   Episode 2: ‘Give No Shelter’ will be available starting Tuesday, March 29th on PC/Mac via the Telltale Online Store, Steam, and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 15, 2016
Imaginative New Series Based On Capcom’s Smash Hit Monster HunterTM Property Launches This Spring   San Francisco, CA, March 14, 2016 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, delivers brand new manga action inspired by Capcom’s Monster HunterTM, one of the hottest RPG…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 15, 2016
Pilot Episode Will Encore Twice Over Memorial Day Weekend on Sunday, May 29th Beginning at 9:00 P.M. ET/PT   New Episodes Resume Sunday, June 5th at Series’ Regular Time, 9:00 P.M. ET/PT   Austin, TX – March 14, 2016 – AMC announced today from the SXSW Festival that the highly-anticipated new series “Preacher” will premiere Sunday, May 22nd…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 14, 2016
It’s almost that time — Today LBCC announced that this year’s Long Beach Comic Con tickets will go on sale on Monday, March 28th, 2016!  The Con will be September 17th-18th in Long Beach, Ca. The gang at Long Beach Comic Con sent along the following message with the announcement:  We’ll definitely have some announcements to make…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 14, 2016
Comic-Con HQ to Roll Out with Free Beta Access on May 7 and Official Launch in JuneOriginal Content at Launch to Include San Diego Comic-Con Programming Along with Original Scripted and Unscripted Series Kings of Con, Impossible Science and Previously-Announced Her Universe Fashion Show Platform Will Also Offer Entertainment News and Commentary Featuring a Full Slate…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 13, 2016
This past week over on the official Mezco Toyz blog they gave us a behind the scenes look at the development of their upcoming DC Comics One:12 Collective Flash figure: Here is a peek at DC’s scarlet speedster, the Flash. What you see here is some of our initial concept art, the digital sculpt work,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 13, 2016
Friday on the official MattyCollector Facebook page Mattel announced a new Masters of the Universe give away that will run every Friday in March:   He-Man fans & Matty Collectors! We’ve heard you, and we want to give you one (okay, 5) last chances to get our most powerful figure in the universe! Every Friday…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 13, 2016
This past week the teams at Zica and Fresh Monkey Fiction started teasing some images of their upcoming joint Kickstarter over on the official Eagle Force Returns Facebook page:   Here is the 1st Eagle Force Returns concept image…Stryker Jr. He is the one of a few original characters that will be joining the Eagle…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2016
Yesterday, the gang at The Loyal Subjects opened the enrollment to their first ever Super Double Diamond Collector Club.  This club is packed with exclusives and benefits and will be strictly limited to 1000 members.   See below for all the details on the club:   Super Double Diamond Club is limited to the first 1000…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2016
Diamond Select Toys loves the Windy City, so the Maryland-based company is making the trek once again to this year’s Comic Convention and Entertainment Expo, C2E2 2016, from March 18-20! In addition to a full booth presence, DST will present a comprehensive DST panel with reveals, a Q&A, and prizes and more! On Sunday, March…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2016
After all of the AMAZING 1:12 scale figures they teased us with last moth, this week on the official Mezco blog, Mez teased us with another 3 upcoming figures they are working on: Heroes and villains (and those who fall somewhere in between), the Marvel Universe is jam-packed with them.For well over half a century…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2016
Digital trading card company Topps is commemorating the one year anniversary of their highly successful Star Wars: Card Trader app for iOS and Android with the announcement of “National Star Wars Day” on Saturday, March 12, 2016.  This kicks off the first of Topps “National Days” campaign, which will be followed by a “National Day”…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2016
New York, NY—March 11, 2016 — A new era dawns for Wakanda and its ruler, T’Challa! Marvel is proud to offer your new look at BLACK PANTHER #1 written by national correspondent for The Atlantic, MacArthur Genius, and National Book Award winner Ta-Nehisi Coates (Between the World and Me) and illustrated by living legend Brian…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2016
Sony and Cryptozoic Announce Upcoming Kickstarter Campaign for Ghostbusters: The Board Game II Lake Forest, CA – March 11, 2016  –  Guess who’s coming to save the world again? Cryptozoic Entertainment (cryptozoic.com), leading creator of board games and collectible cards, and Sony Pictures Consumer Products are proud to announce the upcoming April launch of the Kickstarter campaign…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2016
NEW YORK, NY, Mar. 8, 2016 — Tenacious Toys announces another monstrous Super Series Sundays release alongside We Become Monsters. On Sunday March 13 at 6PM EST, the Tenacious Toys Exclusive (Scloozie) Blue Death Hopper Shagghoulie 1:6-scale figure will be released upon a terrified population. This second installment of limited-edition, custom 1:6-scale figures by We…

 

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