Articles for May, 2016

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 11, 2016
FRANCHISE TO ANCHOR CRACKLE ANIME CHANNEL BEGINNING MAY 15TH    Stream for Free Starting May 15th Using the Crackle App for TVs, Connected Devices, Game Consoles and Mobile Devices or Online  CULVER CITY, Calif. (May 11, 2016) – Crackle, Sony’s free streaming network, announced today that they have acquired the complete series to Harmony Gold’s popular…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 11, 2016
This week the Jada Toys Metals Diecast Instagram and Facebook pages teased that a new team will be coming to their Metals Diecast line of figures: Ghostbusters METALS figures will be joining the lineup soon!

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 11, 2016
A Kotobukiya Japanese import! Kotobukiya’s awesome 1/10th scale DC Comics collection has brought you New 52 heroes and villains, Classic Costume retro-inspired figures, and more, and now it expands into a whole new world with one of the most popular incarnations of the Dark Knight ever, BATMAN ANIMATED! That’s right, Batman: The Animated Series is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 10, 2016
Pop! TV: Golden Girls Thank you for being a friend! Our Golden Girls Pop! figures embody Dorothy’s wit, Blache the Southern belle, Rose’s charm, and Sophia’s bluntness! Collect the whole group this summer!   Coming in July! Dorbz: Back to the Future Great Scott! Marty McFly and Doc Brown are making their Dorbz debut! Doc…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 10, 2016
Sequel to 2015’s successful tabletop game Kickstarted with 4,385 backers pledging over $767,000 Lake Forest, CA – May 10, 2016 – Cryptozoic Entertainment (cryptozoic.com), leading creator of board games, trading cards and collectibles, and Sony Pictures Consumer Products today announced the successful conclusion of the Kickstarter campaign for Ghostbusters™: The Board Game II. The stand-alone…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 10, 2016
Distinctive Collectible Figure Incorporates Japanese Samurai Aesthetic For New Release Of Legendary Superhero Web Crawler   Irvine, CA, May 9, 2016 – Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, proudly announces the newest addition to the hit Meisho Realization figure series from Tamashii Nations as the company reimagines…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 10, 2016
Pop! Heroes – Impopsters! Oh no! Classic Batman villains are dressing up like Batman and pretending to be the famed Caped Crusader! Harley Quinn, The Penguin, The Riddler, Scarecrow, and Two-Face are nothing but fakes, phonies, and Batman Impopsters! Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy are even pretending to be Batgirl! What is happening in Gotham?!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 10, 2016
Tweeterhead is happy to announce the Pre Sale of our Classic Robin Maquette. He will come with an alternate head.  One will have a smiling face and the other will have a grimace. Retail will be $189.99.  The Pre-sale starts on Thursday May 12th.   You can look here for more information.   It will be…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 9, 2016
Set based on the fan favorite feature films, The Real Ghostbusters cartoon, and IDW Ghostbusters comic series. Lake Forest, CA – May 9th, 2016 – Cryptozoic Entertainment (cryptozoic.com), leading creator of board games, trading cards and collectibles, and Sony Pictures Consumer Products are proud to announce the release of Ghostbusters Trading Cards, Binder and Photo…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 9, 2016
  Creator Joe Hill To Write The Pilot San Diego, CA (May 9th, 2016) – IDW Entertainment (“IDWE”) announced today that the award-winning, fan-favorite property Locke & Key is being developed as a television series. Author/creator Joe Hill will be writing the pilot and serving as an executive producer. Locke & Key has garnered both awards…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 9, 2016
Mezco is proud to present a new limited edition banner sure to thrill any Living Dead Dolls fan looking to decorate their crypt. Based on the latest series of Living Dead Dolls, this original banner features all five of the dolls from the series: Umbral Kreek The Dark Bea Neath Thump   Each banner is printed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2016
 One of the best reasons to have gotten out yesterday and hit up your local  Free Comic Book Day was the new #0 issue of IDW’s ROM comic book.   ROM the Space Knight,  as you recall was a popular electronic action figure from Parker Brothers in 1979 that went on to start in his own…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2016
Our old friend Tim Bruckner has been doing some Spring cleaning at the Art Farm and has dug up all (we think) of the Master Wax Head Sculpts of the Marvel comic book characters he did for Toy Biz back in the day.   It’s an unbelievably  impressive line up, and this doesn’t include the WCW…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2016
A little horrible but always adorable! Kidrobot proudly partners with Jordan Elise & Christopher Lees to present the Horrible Adorables Vinyl Series. Horrible Adorables features strange creatures and wonderful wonders packaged in a window box. Each mini figure measures approximately 4″ tall. Collect them all! This wonderful collection will release in three waves: Wave 1: Tangled…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2016
FIRST-EVER ANCIENT ALIENS® FAN EVENT DESCENDS OCTOBER 28-30, 2016, IN SANTA CLARA, CA  NEW YORK – May 6, 2016 – In a move to offer longtime fans and curious newcomers a deeper dive into all things Ancient Aliens, HISTORY® and leading event developer, Cosmic-Con®, have inked a multi-year licensing deal to create the first-ever Alien…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2016
Free Comic Book Day is this Saturday – look for Unmasked Tony Stark & Steve Rogers Civil War Dorbz exclusive to this event!! Visit freecomicbookday.com/storelocator to find a store that is participating in this event. We recommend contacting your local store to find out if they will have the Dorbz in stock. Each store will have their own…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2016
Two more Avengers stand revealed! Ant-Man and Falcon Minimates will hit Toys”R”Us this summer as part of Captain America: Civil War Series 2! Series 1 is in stores now, with exclusive War Machine figures coming very soon to comic shops! Marvel Minimates Series 66: Captain America Civil War Series 1 – comic shop/specialty assortment w/exclusive…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2016
  CAPTAIN AMERICA – CIVIL WAR CLASSIC MINI BUST – $80     Steve Rogers could never have fully understood the decision he made when he agreed to undergo Dr Erskine’s Super Soldier procedure. From fighting Hydra across the globe, and across time. Battling aliens to save the Earth. And even waging war against artificial…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2016
It’s the merry month of May, which means it’s time to pre-order a whole new batch of toys and collectibles from Diamond Select Toys! This month, orders open on a wide variety of items, including action figures, Minimates, statues and kitchenware from the worlds of Gotham, Ghostbusters, Aliens, Justice League, Batman: The Animated Series, Lost…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2016
CONtv Contributes to Free Comic Book Day with Special Promotion: Fans Get Two Free Months of VIP Service and a Free Collectible T-shirt When They Subscribe Streaming Service Targeted To Avid Comic Con Audience Also Expands Free Trial LOS ANGELES, CA, – In celebration of Free Comic Book Day, CONtv has expanded its free trial…

 

SPONSORS