Articles for August, 2017

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2017
Hasbro Expands All-Star Lineup for First-Ever HASCON with Flo Rida, Maddie Ziegler, Isabela Moner, David Ortiz, Jackie Bradley Jr., Eh Bee Family and the cast of ‘Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters’   Just Announced: Performance by Flo Rida and Meet and Greets with Maddie Ziegler, Isabela Moner, Eh Bee Family, David Ortiz, James White,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2017
Mezco Toyz is proud to present a new limited edition collector pin set. Celebrating The Living Dead Dolls Resurrection Set XI . This collection features:   Hush Dawn Dottie Rose Isaiah Additionally, the set includes a 5th bonus pin: Resurrection Cuddles. Resurrection Cuddles made Living Dead Dolls history in summer 2017 by being the first ever doll with the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2017
DC is ushering in a new class of up-and-coming comic talent with the launch of the 2017 Writers Workshop program, led once again by bestselling writer Scott Snyder. The DC Talent Development team fielded more than a thousand entries again this year, selecting the best of the best among aspiring writers. Members of the class…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2017
Shmaltz Brewing Boldly Unites Hops, Malts, Yeast and Water in Pursuit of Craft Beer Excellence with the Limited-Edition Release of “Symbiosis”   Clifton Park, NY — Wednesday, August 9, 2017 — Shmaltz Brewing Company nationally rolls out its unique Collector’s Edition release Star Trek Symbiosis® to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of Star Trek: The Next…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2017
ONE:12 COLLECTIVE ASCENDING KNIGHT Every Knight has a beginning and the One:12 Collective’s Batman starts here. Batman—Ascending Knight is part of a trilogy: A beginning, a middle and an end. The Ascending Knight is Batman in his first year; designed to be contemporary but still have a first appearance feel. This is the Batman of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 9, 2017
This morning our friends at EntertainmentEarth.com added a few new Star Wars items to their website that I wasn’t sure that we were going to get here in the US. It does not appear that they are available anywhere else as of this writing.  These are great items and are limited in production so if…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 9, 2017
  Mezco Toyz is proud to present a new limited edition banner sure to thrill any Living Dead Dolls fan looking to decorate their crypt. To celebrate The Living Dead Dolls Resurrection Set XI this original banner features all four of the dolls from the series: Hush Dawn Dottie Rose Isaiah Each banner is printed on durable 13 oz vinyl and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 9, 2017
A new wave of Fairy Tail Pop! Keychains and Pop!s are arriving this Fall! Pop! Keychain: Fairy Tail Take the strict and serious Carla with you on the go! Now featured as a Pop! Keychain. Coming in September! Pop! Anime: Fairy Tail W2 Several characters from the infamous wizard guild, Fairy Tail are now receiving…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 9, 2017
ONLY 2 DAYS LEFT TO GET IN ON THIS BOOK! An 80-page hardcover book that looks back at how Hasbro’s G.I. Joe was advertised in newspapers of the eighties Now up for pre-order on Kickstarter.     hanks to the support of toy fans and readers of BattleGrip, since 2012 I have written and published nine different…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 9, 2017
Introducing Six Stunning Game of Thrones® Puzzles The hit HBO series Game of Thrones is brutal, but our Game of Thrones puzzles are beautiful—they’re Beautiful Death, to be precise. Best known for his original creations at BeautifulDeath.com, HBO’s official episode-by-episode guide to the most iconic deaths on Game of Thrones, Robert M. Ball’s breathtaking artwork…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 9, 2017
(BALTIMORE, MD) – (August 8, 2017) – Just as The Caped Crusader unites the Justice League in the upcoming film, Diamond Comic Distributors and Icon Heroes encourage you unite your own Justice League collection with the release of the new PREVIEWS Exclusive (PX) Batman Statue.   Fans of the DC Comics hero will be in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 8, 2017
FX+ Will Feature Ad-Free, Uninterrupted Viewing — On Demand — 17 Original Series in their Current Season as well as Every Season of 16 Current or Legacy Library FX Originals – more than 1000 episodes – to Xfinity TV Customers Who Upgrade Their FX Subscription for $5.99 Per Month Comcast and FX Networks will launch…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 8, 2017
Since posting the SDCC DC Multiverse reveals the other week I have gotten a LOT of other questions about the other figures and waves that they announced last year at their SDCC panel and this year at Toy Fair.   I reached out to my friends at Mattel and got the scoop on where and when…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 8, 2017
GreenLight Collectibles is excited to announce that products will now be sold online at Walmart.com. The retailer has continued to evolve since it’s opening in 1962, bringing customers great deals on its products. The empire made a huge step into the new Millennium in the year 2000 when customers were offered a seamless shopping experience,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 8, 2017
Dorbz: DC Bombshells Hailing from an alternate universe where the heroic women of DC Comics fought in World War II, this series features the powerhouse pinups in Dorbz form. Collect Batwoman, Wonder Woman, Harley Quinn, Batgirl, and Katana! Look for the black & white chase version of Harley Quinn, and the sepia chase version of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 8, 2017
Avoid Becoming a Tasty Treat and Escape an Uncharted Island in WizKids’ Upcoming Release, Who Should We Eat? – Coming Soon! Hillside, NJ – August 7th, 2017 – WizKids is excited to announce the upcoming release, Who Should We Eat?, designed by Mike Harrison-Wood and Chris MacLennan. Who Should We Eat? is a lighthearted social…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 8, 2017
 NEWS FROM CRACKLE, A SONY NETWORK: SUMMER 2017 TCA PRESENTATION   CULVER CITY, Calif. (August 7, 2017) – Crackle, Sony Pictures Television Networks’ free, ad supported streaming network, presented today during the Television Critics Association (TCA) Summer 2017 Press Tour, held at the historic Sony Pictures Studios lot.  Eric Berger, Crackle GM and EVP, Digital,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 7, 2017
(BALTIMORE, MD) – (August 7, 2017) – Diamond and X Plus USA are proud to announce the latest addition to their 12” Scale Kaiju Series with the release of the MechaGodzilla as seen in Godzilla Against MechaGodzilla PREVIEWS Exclusive (PX) Figure.    While MechaGodzilla may have been designed to fight of a rampaging Godzilla in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 7, 2017
Dorbz: Golden Girls The Golden Girls are back! Now joining Funko’s Dorbz line. This series features the fabulous ladies from the iconic Television series- Sophia, Rose, Blanche, and Dorothy! Look for the Sophia chase piece, featuring Sophia wearing her  “I’m ready! Take me Hurricane ‘91” red sweatshirt! A rarity of 1-in-6. Collect all the Golden…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 7, 2017
Big Geek News on the social media channels this morning as both Ryan Renyolds and Josh Brolin have posted reveals of Brolin in full costume as Cable for the upcoming Deadpool 2 feature film.   #Repost @vancityreynolds ・・・ We all have that one, grumpy, heavily armed Uncle from the future. #PremiumCABLE #MaximumAsshole A post shared…

 

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