Articles for February, 2017

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
Pop! Games: Overwatch® Cheers, love! The new Overwatch® Pop!s are here! This all-star lineup of heroes includes frost-flinging Mei, outlaw cowboy McCree, light-bending Symmetra, and supersonic DJ Lúcio! Protect your teammates with the super-sized 6” Pop!s D.Va and Reinhardt! D.Va stands 1.75” tall and fits inside her MEKA! Look for awesome exclusives available at certain…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
Coming off the wildly popular custom series The Vandalos, Kidrobot is proud to present the next in line of the 5” Dunny series, Jack by Shiffa. This one bad mother shut your mouth is here and looking for a place to steal on your shelf. There are two colorways of this peice.  The first is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
Hard Hitting Anime Series About A Superhero With A Knockout Punch Debuts On Home Video With A Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack And Standard Edition Blu-Ray and DVD Sets   San Francisco, CA, February 22, 2017 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), a premier company in the fields of publishing, animation distribution, and global entertainment licensing, delights…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
Here are the latest and greatest solicitations from the good people at DC Collectibles.  These products will appear and be available to pre-order in the next issue of Diamond’s Previews at your local comic book shop.    The products announced in this solicitation will be arriving in stores September 2017. It looks like this month will be…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 22, 2017
STAR WARS THE BLACK SERIES 40TH ANNIVERSARY Celebrate 40 incredible years of Star Wars action and adventure with vintage Star Wars figures, featuring classic design and packaging! Since 1977, Star Wars has captured the hearts of millions with iconic characters, impressive vehicles, and a galaxy of stories that has passed the test of time over…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 22, 2017
The First of Three Limited STAR TREK Releases in 2017!   Clifton Park, NY — Wednesday, February 22, 2017 — In 2016, Shmaltz Brewing debuted two critically acclaimed Star Trek Golden Anniversary Ales to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the iconic franchise, Star Trek. 2017 brings triple the excitement with the limited release of three…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 22, 2017
Today Icon Heroes announced the first in their upcoming DC TV mini bust line, starting with The Flash! Based on the hit CW show THE FLASH, this hand painted, individually numbered mini bust stands approximately 7.25 inches tall and includes a Certificate of Authenticity.  Moving at super speed, THE FLASH is depicted here harnessing his…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 22, 2017
NEW YORK – February 21, 2017 – Julie Kerwin, Chief Elemental Officer of New York City-based toy startup IAmElemental, received a 2017 Wonder Woman Award in the Rising Star category from Women in Toys, Licensing & Entertainment (WIT).  The award was presented at the organization’s 13th annual Wonder Women Awards Gala, held during the 2017…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 22, 2017
  My Little Pony: The Movie stars Uzo Aduba, Taye Diggs and Tara Strong joined Hasbro’s Entertainment Preview Event on Monday, February 20, 2017 during New York Toy Fair!     They had the opportunity to get up close and personal with the new movie-themed figures, which are set to release later this year. My…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 22, 2017
Players can win statues of dragons from War Dragons through an in-game tournament   Brooklyn, NY and SAN FRANCISCO – FEBRUARY 22, 2017 — Pocket Gems, a leading developer of original mobile games and entertainment, announced today a partnership with Voodoo Manufacturing (www.voodoomfg.com), the software-optimized 3D printing manufacturing company. Through the partnership, War Dragons players…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 22, 2017
Popularity of Dragon Ball Franchise Spans More Than 20 years in North America LAS VEGAS, NV – February 22, 2017. Toei Animation Inc. and Funimation® Entertainment announced today agreements with multiple licensing partners in a variety of apparel categories for the new “Dragon Ball Super” and original “Dragon Ball Z” anime series. Dragon Ball is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 21, 2017
Concord, CA – Factory Entertainment, Inc., the Concord, California based producer of licensed toys and collectibles and Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment, is expanding its proprietary SWAT™ (Soft Weapons and Tactics) line of role-play/cosplay weapons with new screen-accurate renditions from the upcoming Warner Bros. Picture’s action adventure film, Wonder Woman, coming…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 21, 2017
Dark Horse and HBO® to Introduce New Looks for Favorite Characters in 2017 MILWAUKIE, Ore., (Feb. 18, 2017)—Dark Horse and HBO Global Licensing are introducing new looks for some familiar characters in their bestselling line of Game of Thrones figures. The new figures will be released in June 2017, coinciding with the Season 7 premiere…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 20, 2017
Based on Episodes of the Hit Adult Swim TV Series, the Two Games Are Currently Being Previewed at New York Toy Fair   Lake Forest, CA – February 20, 2017 – Cryptozoic Entertainment, leading creator of board games, trading cards, and collectibles, and Cartoon Network Enterprises today announced that they are working together on two…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 20, 2017
Figures Based on Video Game Series to Be Previewed at This Week’s New York Toy Fair Lake Forest, CA – February 19, 2017 – Cryptozoic Entertainment, leading creator of board games, trading cards, and collectibles, and Capcom, leading publisher and developer of video games, today announced they are working together to create various collectibles based…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 20, 2017
NECA – TMNT 1/4 LEONARDO No one works, studies or trains harder than Leonardo. He has the respect of his brothers, and leads by example, not by giving orders. Leonardo stands 16.5″ tall and features 30 points of articulation, including double elbow joints, to fully showcase his stealthy moves. Preorders open at $99.99 NECA –…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 20, 2017
Swordquest Launches in May with a Special 25-Cent #0 Issue   February 20, 2017, Mt. Laurel, NJ: Dynamite Entertainment continues its partnership with Atari®, one of the world’s most recognized publishers and producers of interactive entertainment, to create a new comics line based on beloved Atari titles. In the early 1980’s, as video games lit up living…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 20, 2017
There has been some confusion since Saturday’s Hasbro Toy Fair Collector Press about the final destination of the R5-D4 40th Anniversary Black Series figure on the vintage card.   At the event we were told by the presenters that it would be an EntertainmentEarth.com exclusive (and that’s what we all reported), but when Hasbro’s PR…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 18, 2017
It was a LONG first day of Toy Fair 2017 but we saw a LOT of new product and covered a LOT of ground in a single day.   We currently have 14 new galleries from companies such as: Funko, Playmates, DC Collectibles, Hasbro and MORE! Check out our Toy Fair 2017 Galleries here:  http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/gallery2/gallery.php?g=75

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 18, 2017
The event starts in about 10 minutes. No photos will be allowed but we will be updating this article with the news as they reveal it. Keep checking back for all the news from Hasbro Toy Fair 2017!!     My Little Pony Friendship is Magic – Season 7 New movie coming Bow Hot Hoof…

 

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