Articles for September, 2017

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 7, 2017
(BALTIMORE, MD) – (September 6, 2017) – The Dark Knight rises from Gotham to the shelves of your local comic book store once again with the release of Diamond Comics and Medicom’s new MAFEX Batman Ver.3.0 PREVIEWS Exclusive (PX) Figure.   This brand new and stunningly detailed figure of Christian Bale’s Caped Crusader stands at…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 7, 2017
The highly-anticipated motion picture Marvel’s Thor: Ragnarok is still a month away, but you can already collect most of the film’s stellar cast in a new assortment of Marvel Minimates from Diamond Select Toys, in stores now! With exclusive mini-figures at comic shops, Toys”R”Us and Walgreens stores, you can relive the adventure of the movie…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 7, 2017
Dorbz: Sci Fi Series – Predator & Alien Fox Entertainment’s classic films PREDATOR and ALIEN are now joining Dorbz! Dorbz’s Science Fiction series features an array of creepy yet adorable characters! The lineup features the powerful PREDATOR with his super-human strength! Look for the clear version of PREDATOR, only at Toys “R” Us! From the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
Destiny 2 Beta, Biggest in Bungie and Activision Publishing History Destiny 2 Offers a Dramatic, Action-Packed, Character-Driven Story and Massive Destinations to Explore Achieving Nearly 70 Global Awards and Nominations from Industry Media Before Launch ANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bungie and Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), deliver the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
The Inaugural Convention Kicks Off September 8th with IDW Panels, Exclusives, Special Guests, and more! San Diego, CA (September 6, 2017) – IDW is joining longtime partner HASBRO for their debut convention in Providence, Rhode Island – HASCON! Featuring unique brand-based experiences, celebrity appearances, and premiere paneling, HASCON is set to be a fun-filled convention…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
POP CULTURE RETAILER REOPENS SEPTEMBER 30th (September 6th, 2017 – Chicago, IL) – Atlas Comics, a fixture of the Chicago-area pop culture retail community for 25 years will return to a new retail space at 5251 N. Harlem Avenue in Chicago, just miles from their old location. The store lost the lease to its suburban…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
This Friday, September 8th at 3pm eastern standard time, a new pre-order comes to Store Horsemen, but this time we’re doing things a little differently. We’ve been trying to find the right timing and method to re-launch the Power Lords four inch scaled action figure line with new levels of articulation and detail, and if you’re willing to go on this little…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
Available today exclusively on comiXology and Kindle for $2.99 &  free to comiXology Unlimited subscribers New York, NY— September 6th, 2017— Today, Marvel and comiXology announced the next series in their line of exclusive digital comics – Thor Vs Hulk: Champions Of The Universe. The perfect entry point for new readers, Thor Vs Hulk: Champions…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
CLASSIC VOLTRON LIONS When Zarkon’s forces threaten peace, it is up to the Lions of Voltron to defend the universe from their evil! These Voltron Legendary Lion figures feature the red, yellow, blue, and green lions, each with unique weapons to help battle Zarkon’s Robeasts. But don’t forget the strongest and most forbidable member of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 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 an be acquired through the Specialty Series. Why is it…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
  NEW YORK, NY – SEPTEMBER 6, 2017 – AMC and Mountain Dew today announced a comprehensive partnership timed to the upcoming eighth season of “The Walking Dead” including the launch of a new, first-of-its-kind “The Walking Dead Encounter” augmented reality app that will allow consumers to experience some of the show’s most iconic zombie…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
If you missed out on the orignal Kickstarter for the amazing “Toys that Time Forgot” book, if you’ve been pining over all of the pictures on social media of all of us who have the book in-hand now, you have one more chance to get a copy for yourself!    Blake has posted on the TTTF…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
Disruptor Beam Launches Visually-Stunning Multiplayer Strategy Game Based on The Walking Dead Comics, Bringing Fans Together to Do Whatever It Takes to Survive FRAMINGHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Arm yourselves, gather your allies, and fortify your position as Disruptor Beam unleashes hordes of walkers and desperate survivors onto Google Play and the Apple App Store today with the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
Pop! Holidays: Krampus It’s the most wonderful time of the year – until the half-goat, half-demon known  as Krampus comes to your door! Krampus will punish those who have lost the holiday spirit. Krampus the festive demon is now receiving the Pop! vinyl treatment. Look for the chase version of Krampus, featured in red. A…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
Sheaffer Creates Iconic Designs Inspired by Pop Culture Classic Providence, RI. – Sheaffer Pen & Art Supply Co. proudly presents its first collection in honor of one of the most successful entertainment brands of all time, Star Wars™, in collaboration with Disney and Lucasfilm. This collection is guaranteed to be a must-have item this holiday…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
   The beloved pop-icons, the groovy Gumby and the eternally-cute Paul, appear together again in “The Sour Note!,” in the newest issue of the GUMBY comic, released this week at comicbook stores throughout North America. Paul makes a special visit stateside to see his old friend Gumby to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of their fab…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
Star Wars experiences brought to life with the Lenovo Mirage™ AR headset, Lightsaber controller, and all-new gameplay content from a galaxy far, far away Available for Pre-Order for $199.99 at Best Buy and Lenovo™Online; Compatible with Android™ phones and iPhones® BERLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lenovo (SEHK:0992) (Pink Sheets:LNVGY) and Disney today unveiled Star Wars: Jedi Challenges, a new…

 

by AFi Admin
September 6, 2017
This is what two grand worth of landspeeders looks like. #moseisley #parkinglot Follow AFi on Instagram

 

by AFi Admin
September 6, 2017
It’s 3 days after #forcefriday and this @toysrus still has these two PROMINENT displays of 2 year old products. #forcefridayfail Follow AFi on Instagram

 

by AFi Admin
September 6, 2017
The 90s @nickelodeon toon toys are hitting @toysrus in full force now. #renandstimpy #heyarnold Follow AFi on Instagram

 

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