Articles for May, 2016

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 26, 2016
Yesterday MattyCollector.com announced they would start revealing their 2016 San Diego Comic Con Exclusives today and would reveal one item each day.   Today they revealed eight items at once originally to USAToday and then later sending out the press release below. What will happen tomorrow?  Will we get one reveal?  More?  Who knows! BARBIE® AMAZON…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 26, 2016
DC Comics Super-Villains Make a Striking Addition to the Park’s Coaster Line-Up ARLINGTON, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Six Flags Over Texas, the Thrill Capital of Texas, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Entertainment, today announced the opening of an impressive expansion to the GOTHAM CITY section of the park with the addition of three villainous…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 26, 2016
Playmates Toys Releases Expansive Movie Toy Line in Conjunction with Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies’ Summer Film Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows   Playmates Toys, the company behind the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles toy line for decades, is introducing a new collection of products inspired by the upcoming film from Paramount Pictures…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 26, 2016
More than 300 licensees on board, with emphasis on high-quality merchandise, long-term partnerships and a strong regional offering The consumer products licensing program for Angry Birds breaks through to the next level this month, as products in regions across the world start to hit shelves in the wake of the soaring debut of The Angry…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 26, 2016
Typically, San Diego Comic Con is the big reveal event for Weta Workshop’s collectibles team. But this year they’ve decided to let something slip a few months early. A new video, released today, showcases plans for their new 1:30 scale range of collectible dioramas. The teaser video features Weta Workshop designers and technicians, including one…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2016
Matty just updated their Facebook page with an update on their SDCC exclusive reveals:   Our 2016 SDCC Exclusive Reveal starts tomorrow!! Every day, one exclusive reveal. Which one will be your favourite? As a reminder here are the licenses/lines that will have exclusives this year:

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2016
  (BALTIMORE, MD)- (May 25, 2016) – Diamond Comic Distributors is offering over 25 extremely limited PREVIEWS exclusives for this year’s Comic-Con International: San Diego (July 20-24). The list includes several variants of Marvel’s current hit, Civil War II, an exclusive Outcast cover from Image just in time for the show’s premiere on Cinemax, a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2016
Over 200 Hours of Diverse Panels, Talks, Screenings & Workshops Fill the Walter E. Washington Convention Center June 3-5 Washington DC (May 25, 2016) – Awesome Con, Washington DC’s Comic Con, is proud to announce its full lineup of programming, including talks from celebrity guests Peter Capaldi, Kevin Smith, John Barrowman, and the cast of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2016
Come Check out Monogram’s San Diego Comic Con exclusive 4 piece Pewter Key Ring set. The first ever popular game to feature all your popular role playing games  such as Final Fantasy and Disney Classic characters.  Available for a limited time only,  so pick up a set before it sells out!       Available…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2016
————– ————– STAR WARS EPISODE V 1/6 SCALE YODA “Do or do not. There is no try.” Jedi Master Yoda was the wisest and most powerful of all Jedi. The highly-accurate collectible figure is specially crafted based on the image of Yoda in Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back. It features two newly…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2016
Justice is blind. We are thrilled to officially announce today, Hot Toys’ highly detailed and amazing collectibles based on the highly-popular Netflix Original series Marvel’s Daredevil are coming real soon! Daredevil fans stay tuned. It’s time to get ready for the Man Without Fear and the deadly vigilante Punisher!

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2016
On this day 39 years ago,  Star Wars: A New Hope opened in theaters… so to celebrate today is the first day you can order tickets to Star Wars Celbration 2017 in Florida. Click on the image below for tickets and more information,

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2016
If you are like me you wanted one of those motion activated BB-8’s that were in Target’s toy aisle for the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.  If you are also like me you DIDN’T end up with one, but now is your chance to get something similar, albeit a little smaller, but with…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2016
Pop! Movies: The Dark Crystal Relive the majestic tale of Jen the Gelfling on his quest to reclaim the final crystal shard from Aughra the astronomer! He’s joined by Kira and her pet Fizzgig, and must face many challenges including The Chamberlain Skeksis and UrSol the Chanter! Make sure to search for the chase variant…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2016
Today Mezco Toyz sent out a sneak peek of their upcoming Summer Con exclusives.  It looks like there will be some One:12 collective figures such as armored Batman and Captain America, a Living Dead Doll and some DC Mez-itz at the very least. Summer is quickly approaching, and for us action figure aficionados, that means…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2016
Hillside, NJ — May 25, 2016 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Dice Masters is now available in retail stores in North America! With Master Splinter, April O’Neil, and Casey Jones joining the Turtles to battle the Foot Clan and other villains, this latest release in the Dice Masters line is sure to please fans of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2016
As many of you know last Wednesday Mattycollector.com and Mattel posted a graphic across their social media platforms with the logos of the different lines and licenses that would be included in their 2016 Comic Con exclusive line-up along with the promise that the exclusives would start to be revealed last Friday.   Friday came…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2016
Pop! TV: Arrow Our latest additions to Team Arrow are coming this summer! The Green Arrow, leader of Team Arrow, and his younger sister Speedy are ready for anything! Add them to your Arrow collection this July!     Coming in July!     Pop! TV: The Flash – Zoom Don’t blink! Zoom, one of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2016
Entertainment Earth Exclusive! Kick back, sip a tasty beverage, and feel like you’re a bad-to-the-bone Mandalorian bounty hunter! Fans of the original Star Wars trilogy will want this sleek stein in their lineup of mugs, where it’s sure to be a standout. The Star Wars Boba Fett Mandalorian Symbol 20 oz. Ceramic Stein – Entertainment…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2016
Masters of the Universe was unleashed upon American audiences in the early-80’s… but what if this had occurred in Japan instead?! Gargamel and Super7 answer this with the 5″ tall Beastman soft vinyl figure! For this Power-Con exclusive, Beastman comes in prototype unpainted light green vinyl and armed with his imposing whip. The Prototype Green…

 

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