Articles for March, 2017

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 9, 2017
Kotobukiya is excited to announce our 2017 Star Wars Celebration exclusives, which include FOUR unique Droid releases – all first time additions to the ARTFX+ collection! From the new duo 0-0-0 (Triple Zero) and BT-1 to fan favorites R5-D4, R4-M9 & R2-X2 there is something for everyone in this offering. These will be sold exclusively…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 9, 2017
Just in time for the release of the live-action feature film later this month, Monogram International Inc. has released a unboxing video for their new Beauty and the Beast blind bag collection.  This new 11 character collection is based on the designs of the Disney animated classic film.   For more information on this set…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 9, 2017
We have reached several milestones of late and overseas customers should now be receiving all items via EMS at same prices for previous slower shipments. NEW PRE ORDER  LISTINGS  –  !!!!!!! SW The Black Series – 6″ Figure – 40th Anv Darth Vader Legacy Pack http://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/sw-the-black-series-6-figure-40th-anv-darth-vader-legacy-pack Hot Toys Punisher TMS004 http://www.premiumcollectables.com.au/products/hot-toys-punisher-tms004   S.H. Figuarts Star…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 9, 2017
Dorbz: Looney Tunes “What’s up, doc?” The Looney Tunes gang is coming to Dorbz! Collect wascawwy wabbit Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Elmer Fudd, and Pete Puma! Bugs and Daffy each have a chase variant with a rarity of 1 in 6! Bugs’s chase holds a carrot, and Daffy’s sports his Stupor Duck costume! Collect them…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2017
Some of the Greatest Games of All Time Get New Life as a Tabletop Game Series San Diego, CA (March 8, 2017) Atari®, one of the world’s most recognized publishers and producers of interactive entertainment, and IDW Games, announced today that they have entered into a partnership to produce a line of tabletop games based on…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2017
General Mills Partners with DC’s Custom Creative Studio + Advertising Team for New Cereal Box Artwork and Original Comics DC Entertainment’s Custom Creative Studio + Advertising team is bringing Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman and the rest of the Justice League to the cereal aisle through a new partnership with General Mills featuring six Big G…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2017
NEW FUNKO Funko presents their new Donnie Darko Dorbz, Lord of The Rings Rock Candy, Five Nights at Freddy’s articulated figures, and more awesome titles! These figures come in collector-friendly window box packaging. NEW JAPANESE IMPORTS Anime and video game fans can get their favorite characters as scaled articulated and non-articulated figures! Grab Nendoroids, model…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2017
Los Angeles, CA. (March 7, 2017)  – Fresh Monkey Fiction is proud to announce a Kickstarter campaign for the legendary comic book creator Larry Hama action figure. Larry Hama has been many things: a storyteller, illustrator, rock musician, storyboard artist, actor, and the creative force behind the 1980’s leading action figure line G.I. Joe. One thing that Larry…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2017
New from PPW Toys: MARVEL WOOD WARRIORS 8″ Introducing Marvel Wood Warriors! These 8” solid wood figures are super posable, stackable and full of fidgety fun! Captain America   Hulk   Spider-Man   Thor   Deadpool Available for Pre-Orders at http://ppwtoys.com/Products/wood-warriors Release in June 2017 SRP: $20.00

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2017
We here at AFi would like to welcome our newest sponsor: Be-A-Doll.com.   The team at Be-A-Doll can create for you a one-of-a-kind hand-made action figure or doll.  And not just a custom head, but a whole doll including the outfit! It couldn’t be easier, just submit a minimum of 2 photos (in accordance with their…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2017
Pop! Games: Gears of War Introducing a brand-new wave of Pop! vinyl figures from the hit video game series Gears of War! Collect the older and more grizzled Marcus Fenix from Gears of War 4 and his Delta Squad comrades Dominic Santiago, Damon Baird, and Augustus Cole! You can also collect Oscar Diaz, uncle of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2017
Director Nick DiLiberto’s Unique Animation Experience to be Available for Streaming Beginning March 28  LOS ANGELES and TORONTO (March 7, 2017) – MONDO has acquired exclusive SVOD rights in the U.S. and Canada to director Nick DiLiberto’s singular animated epic NOVA SEED from Toronto-based House of Cool, adding to MONDO’s growing library of animated content. The recently launched MONDO Channel…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 7, 2017
SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Leading U.S. toymaker and consumer products manufacturer JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAKK) today announced a multi-year licensing agreement renewal with Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media in China for merchandise rights for several entertainment properties. The agreement includes more than 50 Disney entertainment properties such as Disney Princess and Disney Frozen for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 7, 2017
Final Event to Feature Fun Activities for Children Ages 5+ Including Building The LEGO® Batman Movie Batmobile “Speedwagon” and a Giveaway of Collectible Character Trading Cards Featuring DC Super Heroes and Super Villains NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS), the nation’s largest retail bookseller and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 7, 2017
CORPORAL HICKS AND “DOG ALIEN” BURST INTO COMIC SHOPS IN MAY Pair of Fan Favorites Join the Alien & Predator Official Figurine Collection from Eaglemoss Collections and Twentieth Century FOX Consumer Products (March 6, 2017 – New York, NY) – Two of sci-fi cinema’s most recognized characters take center stage this May when Corporal Hicks…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 7, 2017
Returning Original Comedy Series Add to MONDO’s Fast-Growing Library of Animation  LOS ANGELES (March 6, 2017) – MONDO’s hit animated comedy series Cat Agent and Deep Space 69 will return for additional seasons with all-new, longer 11-minute episodes of the adult-oriented series that will premiere exclusively on MONDO’s channel on VRV, the new video experience from Ellation. MONDO’s L.A.-based production arm, Six…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 7, 2017
    Fans will receive exclusive content, movie ticket deals and social giveaways each Monday prior to film’s March 24 release   Advance tickets for “Saban’s Power Rangers” on sale today   LOS ANGELES and SANTA MONICA, CA, March 6, 2017 – Advance tickets for “Saban’s Power Rangers” go on sale today and Atom Tickets, the first-of-its-kind…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 7, 2017
New Series, Launching Fall 2018, Will Expand the Turtles’ World, Introducing New Villains and Allies to a More Mystical New York City NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nickelodeon, the number-one kids’ network, will reimagine its iconic, global franchise, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, with an all-new, 26-episode 2D-animated series, Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (working title), launching…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 6, 2017
Hit Game Joins Series of Tabletop Tournaments Featuring $250k in Prizes that Launches in Stores April 2017 and Concludes with Finals in Las Vegas Lake Forest, CA – March 3, 2017 – Cryptozoic Entertainment, leading creator of board games, trading cards, and collectibles, today announced that its hit game Epic Spell Wars of the Battle…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 6, 2017
Hasbro just revealed two new TRANSFORMERS GENERATIONS TITANS RETURN DELUXE figures during the Australian Toy Fair: MISFIRE and SLUGSLINGER.     TRANSFORMERS GENERATIONS TITANS RETURN DELUXE Assortment (Ages 8 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $16.99/Available: Fall 2017) The TRANSFORMERS battle explodes into uncharted territory when the TITANS RETURN! To control an ancient race of giant,…

 

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