Articles for July, 2017

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2017
Hasbro revealed their HASCON exclusives last week, and we have all the product info and pictures for their Star Wars and Marvel reveals to share. The exclusives include Black Series 6-Inch Clone Captain Rex and Legends Series 6-Inch Uncanny X-Force Deadpool. MARVEL LEGENDS SERIES 6-INCH UNCANNY X-FORCE DEADPOOL Figure  (Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2017
This week on AquaMonday we take a look at the new Jada Toys Nano Metals Aquaman figure that is part of their larger line of Nano scale figures that includes properties like: Marvel, Harry Potter and Disney/Pixar. These are in stores now and available as 10-packs, 5-packs and single carded figures.       MARVEL…

 

by AFi Admin
July 31, 2017
Ya know… in case your kid wants to pretend to be a disenfranchised scrap baron/arms dealer #spidermanhomecoming #vulture @toysrus Follow AFi on Instagram

 

by AFi Admin
July 31, 2017
Spotted at @toysrus Even the #firstorder needs plumbers. #mario #starwars Follow AFi on Instagram

 

by AFi Admin
July 31, 2017
@target had a whole end cap of #beatbugs products. If you aren’t familiar, Beat Bugs is a new animated show on @netflix where slugs and things cover #beatles songs. I’m not kidding. Follow AFi on Instagram

 

by AFi Admin
July 31, 2017
“Justice League” light-up dog tags without #Aquaman just proves there is NO justice! Follow AFi on Instagram

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2017
First “Build Up” Invites Fans to Build the BACK TO THE FUTURE™ DeLorean! (July 26, 2017 – New York, NY) For close to a decade, collectors around the world have enjoyed the opportunity to deepen their fandoms through Eaglemoss Collections’ innovative “Build Ups.” These subscription programs furnish fans with regularly delivered plans, parts and behind-the-scenes…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2017
Hasbro’s SDCC 2017 panel was a little later in the con than usual.   This year it fell on Saturday Night at 5pm.   That left Hasbro in a bit of a quandry as they typically don’t put out the figures from their panel reveals until AFTER the panel.  But with the panel happening so late in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2017
It’s a post-Comic-Con week, and while fans are still buzzing about the upcoming Diamond Select Toys items they saw on display there, there are a ton of new DST items shipping to their local comic shop they can actually buy! From the Dark Knight to The Dark Tower, from mini-busts to Minimates, there’s something for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2017
Those of you who came by the Four Horsemen booth at the 2017 San Diego Comic Con got to see firsthand the two newly revealed “Ogre Scale” figures to the Mythic Legions line – the Alpha Ogre and the Barbarian Berzerker (these names are their current working titles, and may change before their actual release)….

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2017
THIS WEEK SAW OUR 15,000th Order Placed and to say thanks to all those who have supported us in our early years we are offering 20% off all orders until the 29th of JULY enter code 15000 at checkout to get the discount, applies to all international customers as well. NEW PRE ORDER  LISTINGS   Marvel…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 28, 2017
Today the Hasbro team sent out some additional information on HASCON exclusive merchandise for Transformers – including the Transformers Optimus Prime Converting Power Bank and Transformers Generations Titans Return Arcee Special Edition Set. The converting power bank is a Hascon convention exclusive and the Titans Return Arcee Special Edition Set will be available for purchase…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 28, 2017
Season 8 of “The Walking Dead” Returns on Sunday, October 22 With Its 100th Episode   NEW YORK, NY – July 26, 2017 – AMC today announced that the trailer it premiered timed to Comic-Con International in San Diego, previewing the upcoming eighth season of “The Walking Dead,” has been viewed online more than 31…

 

by AFi Admin
July 28, 2017
Spotted some new @mattel #teentitansgo stuff yesterday at @toysrus Follow AFi on Instagram

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 28, 2017
The production marks the first in-house game from Aftershock since its acquisition by FoxNext Games July 27, 2017 – Los Angeles – Marvel Entertainment and Aftershock, a FoxNext Games studio, today announced a partnership in which Aftershock will develop and publish an all new mobile game based on the expansive Marvel Universe.   The game…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 27, 2017
We’re back in the studio from a week at the 2017 San Diego Comic Con, and we couldn’t be happier about all of the positive responses Mythic Legions got while we were there. The biggest news was the reveal of two of the characters from what we’re referring to as the “Ogre scale” line of Mythic Legions figures. Standing about…

 

by AFi Admin
July 27, 2017
Probably my favorite thing I got at SDCC this year? This custom @battletribes #aquaman made for me by some friends. Follow AFi on Instagram

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 27, 2017
First crate features exclusive Fallout® figure line and other Vault-Tec themed gear Los Angeles, CA, July 26, 2017— Are you S.P.E.C.I.A.L.? To us? Very. To the rest of the world? Eh. Loot Crate, the leading subscription commerce platform targeting super fans of entertainment franchises, today announces the pre-order availability of its bi-monthly Fallout®  Crate with Bethesda Softworks®….

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 27, 2017
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) and Babytree, the world’s largest parenting portal, today launched the second phase of their strategic partnership, focused on co-developing a network of physical learning centers across China, that will extend their online partnership. With curriculum and activities inspired by Mattel’s trusted and globally…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 27, 2017
Investigate 1930’s New York City in Deadline – Available Now! Hillside, NJ — July 26, 2017 – WizKids is excited to announce the release of Deadline, an exciting new card game designed by A.B. West and Dan Schnake, now available in North American retail. Set in 1930’s New York City, players must work together to get as many clues…

 

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