Articles for February, 2017

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 28, 2017
Social Deduction Game Is Based on Fan-Favorite Episode of Batman: The Animated Series Lake Forest, CA – February 27, 2017 – Cryptozoic Entertainment, leading creator of board games, trading cards, and collectibles, and Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment, announced the release of the Batman: The Animated Series Almost Got ’Im Card…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2017
Transformers: The Last Knight stars Mark Wahlberg, Josh Duhamel, Isabela Moner, Laura Haddock, director Michael Bay and producer Lorenzo di Bonaventura joined Hasbro’s Entertainment Preview Event on Monday, February 20, 2017 during New York Toy Fair! They were able to get a sneak peek of all the new movie-themed figures which are set to release…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2017
Loot Crate recently revealed that a line of exclusive, officially licensed collectible toys will be included in upcoming WWE Slam Crates.   March’s WWE Slam Crate “MASTERS OF THE MIC” themed crate will feature WWE Hall of Famer “Stone Cold” Steve Austin as the first collectible toy of four in the WWE Slam Stars series developed by Loot Crate…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2017
We have mentioned the launch of the highly anticipated book “The Toys That Time Forgot” that is currently seeking funding on Kickstarter all about unmade toys and toy lines.  The Kickstarter campaign is cooking along, but it’s not a sure thing yet. With only 10 days to go the book is currently 78% funded. That’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2017
BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Audience enthusiasm continues to build for “The LEGO® Batman Movie,” pushing the latest LEGO animated adventure to $202 million in global box office after just two weeks in release. The announcement was made today by Sue Kroll, President of Worldwide Marketing and Distribution, Warner Bros. Pictures. Scoring the biggest box office opening of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2017
HAKE’S AMERICANA PRESENTS: THE TIM BRUCKNER ARCHIVES COLLECTION Tim Bruckner’s earliest memory of sculpting was when he was seven. He sculpted little heads of the Seven Dwarves out of wax candy tubes. From the very beginning, he was a wax sculptor. He started working professionally at the age of eighteen as a jeweler’s apprentice/wax carver….

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2017
DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT AND PAIZO PUBLISHING FOLLOW THE BESTSELLING WORLDSCAPE CROSSOVER WITH THE NEXT CHAPTER IN THE PATHFINDER FRANCHISE: RUNESCARS! February 23, 2017, Mt. Laurel, NJ: Dynamite Entertainment is proud to announce the next series of canonical comics tied into the popular Paizo RPG game, Pathfinder! Debuting in May, Pathfinder: Runescars is written by Pathfinder co-creators F. Wesley Schneider…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 26, 2017
Andy Warhol and Kidrobot meet to create the Limited Edition Andy Warhol Masterpiece 8” Andy Dunny. Donned in a stripe shirt and signature glasses, this 8-inch piece is our tribute to the pop culture icon. Each Dunny comes packaged in a black window box with a magnetized closable flap. Limited and numbered to 500 pieces worldwide,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 26, 2017
IDW To Release Brand New Artist Edition Featuring Marvel’s Fantastic Four San Diego, CA (February 23, 2017) – IDW Publishing continues to celebrate the King of Comics’ centennial birthday, this time with the forthcoming release of Jack Kirby’s Fantastic Four World’s Greatest Artist’s Edition. Jack Kirby and Stan Lee crafted what is considered to be…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 26, 2017
Join NECA Club x Alien What is NECA CLUB x ALIEN? It’s a new loyalty program offering huge perks to NECA’s most loyal Alien action figure fans! Each year, buy every 7” scale NECA Alien action figure that we release on the NECA CLUB x ALIEN website, and you’re eligible for a year-end, 100% exclusive figure……

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 26, 2017
Entertainment Earth Sales Statistics Suggest Stranger Things, Guardians of the Galaxy Merchandise May Make Inroads in 2017 SIMI VALLEY, CA, February 23, 2017 (Newswire.com) – ​​Star Wars action figures and collectibles continue to dominate the pop culture merchandise market, but some newer properties are poised to give the venerable space saga vigorous competition. That’s the trend emerging…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 25, 2017
The Guardians are back! Star-Lord’s gang of misfits will continue their galaxy-saving adventures while exchanging banter with each other in the upcoming sequel to the wildly popular Marvel Studios blockbuster, and all eyes are on how the story will unfold with exciting new characters to meet and new worlds to explore in this outing. Today,…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
February 25, 2017
We break from our regularly scheduled biweekly update of Erik’s Mighty Meeple collecting to bring you a big update.  Daniel Pickett has uncovered some truly horrifying news for the completionists out there who – like me – thought they were almost done. Spotted in the Cryptozoic booth, Daniel snapped the above picture.  I’m pretty good…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 24, 2017
BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that Matt Reeves (“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,” “Cloverfield”) has been set to direct “The Batman.” Reeves will also serve as a producer on the new standalone action adventure centering on one of DC’s most enduringly popular Super Heroes. The announcement was made by Toby Emmerich,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
Publisher Announces an All-New Collection of Frameable Artwork, the Follow-Up to the Essential Art of Atari Hardcover Compendium! February 13, 2017, Mt. Laurel, NJ: Last year’s release of Dynamite Entertainment’s Art of Atari® was indisputably one of the most talked-about releases of the year, collecting production and concept artwork, photos, and marketing materials from the video game pioneer….

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
MARVEL 1/6 SCALE DAREDEVIL The new 1/6 scale Daredevil figure combines several of the most iconic looks that pay homage to the character we know and love from the comic books. The all-new fabric Daredevil suit has been expertly tailored to feature many subtle Easter eggs and clues to Matt Murdock’s background, beliefs, and ideals….

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
Mattel continues to innovate with an expensive but really impressive remote controlled Batmobile from the upcoming Justice League movie. Here we see one of the designers of the piece showing off the features at the Mattel Showroom at NY Toy Fair 2017.

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
Follow the Path and Discover the Mystery VIXEN: The Movie   Feature Length Film Combines Acclaimed CW Seed Shorts with New Content for Seamless Adventure Starring Voices from The CW’s Arrow and The Flash   Unleashing The Power Of The Animal Kingdom On Digital HD on May 8, 2017 Blu-ray™ and DVD on May 23,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
Palo Alto, USA – Utomik, the “unlimited play” monthly subscription gaming service, is expanding its offering with the launch of a new Family Plan, which includes several popular Star Wars™ games. The new Family Plan costs $9.99 a month during Utomik’s Open Beta and offers unlimited play for up to four users per household. Under…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
Stretch that monkey brain, chomp hard on that mouth guard and prepare to throw down for the hottest board game brawl this side of the megapocalypse. GKR: Heavy Hitters, Weta Workshop’s first ever tabletop game, has launched on Kickstarter. The game is set in the satirical, sports-mad world of Giant Killer Robots – GKR for…

 

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