Articles for March, 2017

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 31, 2017
If you find yourself at WonderCon in Anaheim, Ca on Saturday 4/1 why not swing by room 209 and listen to us talk with a panel of great toy folks?  See below for the details.  We’d love to see you there! Action Figure Insider Presents: Plastically Incorrect Saturday April 1, 2017 11:00am – 12:00pm Room…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
March 30, 2017
A quick recap. As of our last posting, I was at 27 out of 30 Mighty Meeples. My luck continued during week 9. My first pack of the night brought me the elusive Black Manta. Although a common, it had taken me this long to pull one. You might call this a Legion of Doom…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 30, 2017
Talk Show Debuts Sunday, April 9 at 11:00 P.M.      NEW YORK, NY – March 30, 2017 – AMC announced today an initial lineup of guests set to appear on “Talking with Chris Hardwick,” an extension of the #1 talk show on television, “Talking Dead.”  Guests include (not in air order): Michelle Monaghan, Charlie…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 30, 2017
Action Figure: 1966 Batmobile Nana nana nana nana…it’s none other than Batman and Robin!  These figures feature nine points of articulation and are 3.75” tall! They are sure to stop the deranged villains of Gotham! This action figure set is complete with Batman’s signature Batmobile! This 11” ride is Funko’s first ride featuring rolling wheels!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 30, 2017
SHARE YOUR re-COLLECTIONS AT STAR WARS CELEBRATION Fans to Record Their Memories of ‘Star Wars’ Collecting on Film’s 40th Anniversary   You cannot freeze your fandom in carbonite, but you can preserve your Star Wars memories on video at this year’s Star Wars Celebration at Orlando’s Orange County Convention Center.   Fans of the iconic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 30, 2017
 Moose Toys, a top toy company in the U.S, and Disney today announced a new toy line for the hit mobile game Disney Crossy Road.   The global smash hit game features an all-new 8-bit design style for Disney’s iconic characters and was created in collaboration with Melbourne’s leading game studio, Hipster Whale. In Disney…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 30, 2017
Sorry we disappeared for a bit.  Life and all that!  But the Dans are BACK and ready to talk toys… which is good because one of the biggest toy events of the year just happened last month – Toy Fair 2017.   Half the Legion of Dans were there, half were studying the reveals from home,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2017
I’ve been a collector of Gentle Giant Ltd’s Jumbo Star Wars line for many years.  The releases have slowed a bit lately, but the line is still going and I’m always happy to add a new character to my collection.  I was excited today to get the email announcing the newest addition to the line…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2017
NEW BANDAI JAPAN Bandai Japan presents all your favorite anime, comic book, movie, and video game characters as collectible figures and statues! Each item features series-accurate sculpt, paint, accessories, and weapons. D-10G HATTORI HANZO RETRO COLOR VERSION Hanzo stands 10.65 inches in robot mode and is armed with two hand held blasters. Hanzo can transform…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2017
All this week Gentle Giant Ltd has been announcing their 2017 Premier Guild gifts.  The reveals so far have been of the preliminary digital sculpts for the pieces, but the final versions will be fully painted 1:6th scale mini-busts.   The first reveal yesterday was A New Hope Obi-Wan.  The second reveal yesterday was for their…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2017
It’s morphin time! Just in time for this month’s theatrical release of the new live-action Power Rangers film, Fisher-Price has unveiled new toy collaborations with two of its most popular brands Imaginext® and Thomas & Friends to help little fans morph into action.   Created in partnership with Saban, Imaginext® – the team behind New York Toy Fair’s breakout hit, BatBot Xtreme –…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2017
Cast Appearances, Must-Have Exclusives, And More! San Diego, CA (March 27, 2017) – IDW and WonderCon head to Anaheim, CA this weekend for the fan-favorite 3-day convention! Held at the Anaheim Convention Center from March 31st to April 2nd IDW will be set up all weekend long at booth #1109. In addition to big signings…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2017
Super 7 has partnered with their friends at Nerd Block on an exclusive item in their C2E2 Limited Edition Block. C2E2 2017 is in Chicago next month and Super7 will be there as well!The Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo is a comic book and pop culture convention spanning the latest and greatest from the world of comics, movies, television,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2017
WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT HONORS THE ICONIC CHARACTER WITH THE RE-RELEASE OF ONE OF THE BEST REVIEWED ANIMATED FILMS IN THE HISTORY OF THE DC UNIVERSE ORIGINAL MOVIES Wonder Woman: commemorative edition on DIGITAL HD may 2, 2017 AND Blu-Ray TM COMBO pack & DVD MAY 16, 2017     BURBANK, CA (March 28, 2017)…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2017
Custom-Curated Items Available for Subscribers   Toronto – March, 28 – Nerd Block today announced the launch of their new Doctor Who Official Block. The bi-monthly subscription box, available to ship to the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom,  will allow fans of the longest-running sci-fi television series to obtain exclusive and custom-curated officially…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2017
LOVE IS LOVE BENEFIT COMIC RAISES MORE THAN $165K FOR VICTIMS OF THE PULSE NIGHTCLUB MASSACRE IN ORLANDO Impactful Graphic Novel Nominated for GLAAD Media Award San Diego, CA (March 28, 2017) – Last December, IDW Publishing, with support from DC Entertainment, created LOVE IS LOVE, an anthology graphic novel that united the comic book…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 28, 2017
Display Your Skill and Prowess in Tournament at Camelot – Coming Soon HILLSIDE, NJ – March 28, 2017 – WizKids is excited to announce the upcoming card game, Tournament at Camelot, designed by Ken Shannon, Karen Boginski and Jody Barbessi. In Tournament at Camelot, players are legendary characters (Protagonists), battling opponents with weapon cards—Arrows, Swords, Deception,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 28, 2017
Innovative Cosplay Talent Company – KOSPRE – Launches To Channel The Vibrant Pop Culture Phenomenon For A Wide Range Of Clients And Live Events   Los Angeles, CA, March 27, 2017 – KOSPRE, a new cosplay talent agency, has announced its launch and has retained an exciting array of talented and creative cosplay artists that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 28, 2017
NEW PRE-ORDER  LISTINGS  –  !!!!!!! S.H. Figuarts SW Ep 1 – Qui-Gon Jinn TamashiWeb Exclusive https://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/s-h-figuarts-star-wars-episode-i-qui-gon-jinn-tamashiweb-exclusive Hot Toys MMS413 SW Ep IV A New Hope – Death Star Gunner https://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/hot-toys-mms413-sw-ep-iv-a-new-hope-death-star-gunner S.H. Figuarts Iron Man 3 – Hall of Armor https://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/s-h-figuarts-iron-man-3-hall-of-armor-1 Takara Legends LG-43 Trypticon/Dinosaurer http://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/takara-legends-lg-43-trypticon-dinosaurer Hot Toys MMS414 Spider-Man: Homecoming Spider-Man https://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/hot-toys-mms414-spider-man-homecoming-spider-man Chogokin X12 Perfect…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 28, 2017
POP! Keychain: Seated Sally From Tim Burton’s classic movie, The Nightmare Before Christmas comes Sally! The humanoid rag-doll now comes as a Pop! Keychain! Featured in a seated position you can now take Sally on the go! Add her to your key ring today! Available now! Pop! TV: Teen Wolf Teen werewolf Scott McCall and…

 

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