Articles for May, 2016

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2016
 Brian Mariotti, Funko’s CEO and fearless leader, was selected by EY as a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2016 Award in the Pacific Northwest. Now in its 30th year, the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year program has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2016
DC Super Hero Girls is kicking off May with a huge (and delicious) bang — and it all starts today! Here is a summary of the latest news:  New Animated short debuts today – The DC Super Hero Girls website has just debuted an all-new animated short, Hero of the Month: Supergirl. In this week’s episode, Supergirl’s heroic good…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2016
MCFARLANE THE WALKING DEAD From Season 5 of the acclaimed AMC television series The Walking Dead, comes this brand new deluxe boxed set featuring Daryl Dixon and his new motorbike! This box set is listed for $32.99. Joining the Red Wave of the Color Tops Collector Edition line is #04 Madison Clark from Fear The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2016
You saw it revealed online this week, now you know where you can get it FIRST!!  The Marvel Legends boxed set with the first Spider-man figure from the Marvel Cinematic Universe is available NOW at EntertainmentEarth.com!   Captain America Civil War Marvel Legends Spider-Man, Captain America, and Iron Man Set Entertainment Earth has 1st Reveal…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2016
Limited edition “live-event” Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War products will only be available in Pop-Up Movie Theater Locations across the US, including a collectable Commemorative Ticket and “Tour T-Shirt”   NEW YORK, NY- May 3, 2016 – Whose team will you be on May 6th when the battle in Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War begins?…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2016
One final post for ‪#‎StarWarsDay‬ 2016 – A new episode of our pop culture web show “Abby Has Questions.” This episode I show her the teaser trailer for Star Wars: Rogue One… and then I say a lot of nerdy Star Wars stuff. Enjoy! Here is the teaser trailer for Rogue One:   And here…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2016
Pop! Star Wars: The Force Awakens Sidelined by a new generation of political leaders, General Leia struck out on her own to oppose the First Order as founder of the Resistance. Luke Skywalker was a Tatooine farmboy who rose from humble beginnings to become one of the greatest Jedi the galaxy has ever known. A…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2016
Gentle Giant Ltd. is joining the dark side with their newest 1:6 scale, Star Wars Mini Bust, Kylo Ren from Star Wars: Episode 7, The Force Awakens. Kylo Ren commands the First Order’s armies and desires nothing more than to finish what his grandfather, Darth Vader started. This highly detailed mini bust, was created digitally…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2016
MIAMI, May 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The Toy Industry Association (TIA) announced the election of eight new members to the TIA Board of Directors for two-year terms of office expiring in 2018 during its Annual General Meeting held in Miami, Florida. The meeting also saw the chairmanship gavel pass to David Hargreaves of Hasbro, Inc. from…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2016
Today being Star Wars Day, ReedPOP announced the dates for Star Wars Celebration 2017 in Orlando, Florida, as well as the ticket on-sale date. You can learn more about the convention and start booking your hotels here at the convention website.

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2016
Revolutionary Video Series Boldly Expands Reach and Exposure of Marvel’s Black Panther     New York, NY—May 4th, 2016 — Marvel Comics is proud to present an unprecedented approach in introducing the world to Marvel Comics and the next great breakout Marvel Super Hero – the Black Panther. Masterfully merging animated comics with in-depth narration and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2016
Popular Online Toys and Collectibles Retailer Celebrates Star Wars Day with Donation to Nonprofit Rancho Obi-Wan Simi Valley, CA, May 4, 2016 (Newswire.com) – May the 4th, or “Star Wars Day,” is arriving with an intergalactic bang at Entertainment Earth, the 20-year-old company where Star Wars promotions, exclusives, and donations are only a fraction of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2016
  It’s Star Wars Day and Sideshow is embracing all sides of the Force with our new statues, figures, and contests! We are pleased to introduce the first Premium Format™ Figure from Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Kylo Ren! This museum quality reproduction features the conflicted Kylo Ren with feet firmly planted and outstretched…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2016
Bif Bang Pow! continues to add legendary Marvel characters to the new Pin Mate™ miniature wooden figure line with this latest release, which includes Spider-Man/Venom Dual Identity, Spider-Man, Venom, Green Goblin, Dr. Octopus, Black Cat, and Carnage. Each figure is now available for pre-order at Entertainment Earth. Individually numbered within its series, every figure is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2016
Lego.com has a variety of Star Wars themed offers that end today including: A FREE Star Wars: the Force Awakens poster with any Star Wars Lego purchase. Double VIP points on any Star Wars Lego purchases Free shipping on any Star Wars Lego purchase over $50 And a FREE First Order Heavy Artillery Stormtrooper minifigure…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2016
A few weeks back Gentle Giant teased us with silhouettes of their 2016 Premier Guild exclusive offerings. Now they have revealed the line up, and if you are already a member you can pre-order your 2016 gift and any of the other exclusives that you’d like. If you are NOT a Premier Guild member yet,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2016
From Bif Bang Pow! comes new miniature Pin Mate™ wooden figures – featuring the “Merc with a Mouth” himself, Deadpool! Now available for pre-order at Entertainment Earth, each mini figure celebrates a unique variation of the popular anti-hero.   An ultimate collector’s must-have, each figure is individually numbered on the bottom as well as the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2016
TODAY George Takei is launching a new online based series called “DRAW YOUR CONCLUSION,” a whiteboard animated series developed by The Social Edge that tackles current political events and social issues from Supreme Court nominations to religious freedom bills and more. Takei serves as the narrator for the versatile series and asks audiences to listen,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2016
As part of our 11th Anniversary celebration we are proud to bring you this AFi First Look at Cryptozoic Entertainment‘s AWESOME first wave of DC Bombshell Pennant Banners! These felt 12” x 30”  showcase your favorite DC Comics Bombshell characters in VIBRANT color and detail! Check out our reveal video below for all the details:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2016
A Kotobukiya Japanese import! The 1/10th ARTFX+ Statue format has been providing collectors with high quality, medium scale figures with top notch sculpts and affordable price tags, and now there’s a new property joining the fun: Alien. Next up in the line is the hybrid xenomorph seen in Alien 3, the DOG ALIEN! As an…

 

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