Articles for May, 2017

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2017
Director James Wan and star Jason Momoa dive into the Super Hero’s first-ever solo feature, along with cast mates Amber Heard, Willem Dafoe, Patrick Wilson, Nicole Kidman and more BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Principal photography has begun on Warner Bros. Pictures’ action adventure “Aquaman,” helmed by James Wan (“The Conjuring” films, “Furious 7”). Jason Momoa stars in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2017
We are very excited to announce our next wave of fully-approved-by-Quentin Tarantino TITANS – our Kill Bill Volume 1 Collection! Please find all the info below and attached – these can be solicited at the earliest opportunity! These will be packaged in our new, 18-piece 3″ blind-box display units. Please let me know if you’re…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2017
  The team behind Awesome Con, the Mid-Atlantic’s premier pop culture convention coming to Washington, DC from June 16-18, is eager to share new programming highlights featuring Stan Lee, the creator of beloved franchises including Spider-Man, Daredevil, Doctor Strange, and more. Details are included below; the Stan Lee Premium Package, and Bagels & Coffee with…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2017
Mystery Mini: Star Wars “That’s no moon!” It’s Star Wars Mystery Minis! From a galaxy far, far away – Funko is excited to introduce Star Wars Mystery Minis! This series features Star Wars favorites such as Chewbacca, Han Solo, Princess Leia, Stormtroopers and many more! Coming this Summer! Coming in August!  

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2017
DC is bringing you that sweet, sweet sound as METAL kicks off with two ground-shaking preludes—starting with DARK DAYS: THE FORGE in June and continuing with DARK DAYS: THE CASTING in July.  The New York Times best-selling writers Scott Snyder and James Tynion IV collaborate with iconic artists Andy Kubert, Jim Lee, and John Romita Jr. to bring these stories to life—…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2017
THE DOCTOR IS IN…THE 3.75-INCH VINTAGE COLLECTION, THANKS TO STAR WARS FANS! An original Comic Book character wins the 2017 Fan’s Vote Poll… and it’s NOT Jaxxon Doctor Aphra is going on her biggest adventure yet: a journey from the pages of Marvel’s Star Wars comics to your toy collection. And it’s all thanks to you! The kinda…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2017
Finding wave 1 of Hasbro’s new, vintage-inspired “original 12″ Star Wars Black Series 6” figures has been a bit more difficult than many of us anticipated.   With that in mind, EntertainmentEarth.com has now put wave 2 up for pre-order if you would like to save yourself some frustrations on completing that wave.  They will just…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2017
Amazon.com has set up a special page to celebrate Star Wars Day 2017 pulling together great deals on toys, video games, apparel and much more!    Click on the image below to be taken to the Star Wars Day 2017 page!

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2017
Decepticon Soundwave has joined the fight! Today, Kabam has released Soundwave and his trusty minions Laserbeak and Ravage as an unlockable playable character in the new AAA 3D action-fighter Transformers: Forged to Fight for mobile. The Decepticon model of loyalty to Megatrons cause, Soundwave takes advantage of his title as Communications Officer to ingratiate himself…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2017
Galactic Plushies: Star Wars Classic S2 Another amazing wave of Galactic Plushies have arrived! These 7-8” high-quality plushies include more Star Wars favorites! This wave features Wicket, R2D2, Yoda, Luke Skywalker and a classic StormTrooper! These adorable Galactic Plushies are a perfect  fit for your home or office! Take them with you on the go!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2017
Funko Specialty Series Every store deserves an amazing Funko exclusive! In an effort to recognize our most special accounts and loyal retailers, Funko is continuing our Specialty Series. Every month, we’ll be announcing two major exclusives – one Pop! Vinyl and one Dorbz – that can be acquired through the Specialty Series. Why is it…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2017
MONDO AND USAOPOLY’S PROJECT RAYGUN BRING THE PARANOIA INTO YOUR HOME WITH  “THE THING™: INFECTION AT OUTPOST 31” Mondo’s Very First Signature Board Game Will Be Available In Stores and Online Wherever Games Are Sold October 2017 Mondo and USAopoly are excited to announce the release and share a sneak peek at the design for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2017
“I am Groot!” Everyone’s favorite sentient tree is back for the second installment of the Guardians of The Galaxy saga, and Walmart’s must-have Baby Groot exclusive offers fans a chance to get tangled in his mischief.   Equal parts adorable and troublemaker, the exclusive Guardians of the Galaxy Ravager Groot Figure is a force to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2017
Display Your Skill and Prowess in Tournament at Camelot – Available Now! Hillside, NJ — May 3, 2017 – WizKids is pleased to announce the release of Tournament at Camelot, a new card game designed by Ken Shannon, Karen Boginski, and Jody Barbessi, at North American Friendly Local Game Stores. Play as legendary characters (Protagonists), battling…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2017
NEW BANDAI JAPAN New Dragon Ball Z, Batman, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, and more characters are available as S.H.Figuarts figures from Bandai Japan! These articulated figures feature character-specific accessories and stands. NEW KOTOBUKIYA From the hit video games Persona 5 and Fate/Grand Order come new figures and statues from Kotobukiya! NEW BOARD GAMES…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2017
Visit And Support Local Comics Retailers On May 6th To Receive Two FREE VIZ Media Samplers Highlighting THE LEGEND OF ZELDA, As Well As DRAGON BALL SUPER And BORUTO!   VIZ Media announces its participation and sponsorship for Free Comic Book Day 2017, with a pair of special FREE manga samplers that will include excerpts…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2017
The time has come to tell a tale… Welcome to the picturesque town of Wassen Hole, East Dakota. It’s a quiet place with a secretive past, a past with terrible secrets that have been long buried. But somethings refuse to stay buried forever and in Wassen Hole the secret of their sins have risen, to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 2, 2017
Star-Lord is back and he’s leading the Guardians of the Galaxy into new adventures! Born on Earth to an Earthling mother and alien father, Peter Quill aka Star-Lord quickly found his way to the stars, surviving among the space pirates known as Ravagers. Peter’s adventures have taken him from one end of the galaxy to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 2, 2017
Pop! Movies: War for the Planet of the Apes Caesar and the apes are forced to fight after suffering heavy losses. It is now a war of ape vs. man! Who will survive? From the upcoming film, War for the Planet of the Apes! Releasing July 2017! Caesar and Maurice are now joining  the Funko…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 2, 2017
The lovely ladies of Street Fighter are back for more fun summer pinups, and this time they’ve brought along their fighting game friends from Darkstalkers, Rival Schools, and Final Fight! Chun-li, Cammy, and Laura are joined by Morrigan, Tiffany, Poison and many more fan-favorite fighters! Toronto, ON –May. 1, 2017 – The Street Fighter & Friends 2017…

 

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