Articles for July, 2018

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 24, 2018
Panel Reunites Creator Jhonen Vazquez with Original Series Voice Actors On Friday, July 20, Nickelodeon treated fans to an exclusive first look of the upcoming INVADER ZIM: Enter the Florpus TV movie during a panel at Comic-Con International: San Diego 2018. Moderated by Hector Navarro (Geek & Sundry, Nerdist), the panel reunited series creator Jhonen…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 24, 2018
  The hit toy line rolls out on Target shelves this August New York, New York – July 20, 2018 – Mego Corporation is revealing its first wave of Mego action figures, which will be available exclusively at Target this August. Marty Abrams and Joe Namath will be at San Diego Comic-Con to unveil the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 24, 2018
*Some Assembly Required Opening Reception at iam8bit An exhibition of 40+ NEVER-BEFORE-MADE action figures, inspired by TV, film, video games, and popular culture characters   LOS ANGELES (July 20, 2018) – iam8bit is hosting an opening reception for *Some Assembly Required, an exhibition of more than 40 hand-crafted action figures by artist Dano Brown. The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2018
Six-Issue Miniseries to Feature Art by Jock This weekend’s DC Justice League panel at San Diego Comic-Con featured a host of talent from the “New Justice” family of titles: JUSTICE LEAGUE, JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK, JUSTICE LEAGUE ODYSSSEY, TEEN TITANS and TITANS. New Justice architect and JUSTICE LEAGUE writer Scott Snyder was on hand to talk…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2018
Fandango FanShop, Fandango’s movie merchandise marketplace, is launching new offerings this week, including collectibles from fan favorite franchises like Jurassic Park and upcoming movies like Venom. Hatching this week, movie lovers can find a special Jurassic Park Baby Velociraptor emerging from its egg, exclusive to FanShop’s Prop Shop collection. Fandango FanShop’s other new and exclusive…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2018
This years winner of SDCC’s Captain Action’s “Outta This World” custom figure contest has been announced!  This year the 5 judges choose Joshua Grossberg for his custom Dr Evil as Mars Attacks as the first place winner.  His custom features a hand sculpted and painted custom latex mask.  A full custom chest harness using Lego…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2018
Here are the latest and greatest solicitations from the good people at DC Collectibles.  These products will appear and be available to pre-order in the next issue of Diamond’s Previews at your local comic book shop.    The products announced in this solicitation will be arriving in stores March 2019.  I know that seems like a long…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2018
WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT AND DC ENTERTAINMENT PRESENT   Batman: The Complete Animated Series Deluxe Limited Edition COMING OCTOBER 16, 2018 TO BLU-RAY™ BOX SET AND DIGITAL   BURBANK, CA (July 23, 2018) – Batman: The Animated Series, the most acclaimed animated super hero television series in history, arrives this fall in an all-encompassing package…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2018
Some extremely exciting news landed at The Clone Wars anniversary panel at San Diego Comic-Con International today where fans were the first to learn that the beloved Clone Warsanimated series, which ran for six seasons between 2008 and 2013, will be returning with twelve all-new episodes on Disney’s direct-to-consumer streaming service. The news was met by ecstatic cheers…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2018
San Diego, California – Thursday, July 19, 2018: Today in Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con, the new Sonic Screwdriver Fan Collectible was revealed for the U.S. – a replica of what the Thirteenth Doctor, played by Jodie Whittaker, will use in the new series of Doctor Who.   Designer Arwel Wyn Jones talked through…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2018
REVEALS UPCOMING ‘SHAZAM!’ COMIC BOOK SERIES AND SHARES NEW DETAILS ON ‘DOOMSDAY CLOCK’ AND MORE AT SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON 2018   Geoff Johns delighted fans at his Spotlight panel Thursday at Comic-Con International: San Diego 2018 with the news that he is writing and executive producing STARGIRL for the DC Universe digital subscription service. Greg…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
July 19, 2018
Batman Animated Heroclix by WizKids I’ve written about Heroclix before for AFI. There are a number of sites which have already done articles about this set. This time I want to focus on a question asked by a friend on Facebook. How do I get these (wonderful toys)? Heroclix sets are blind boxed in packs of 5. The expected price…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 19, 2018
LOS ANGELES – July 18, 2018 – ThinkGeek, the premier retailer for the global geek community and the number one destination for collectibles and statues, is excited to announce new products and exclusives that will be available during San Diego Comic-Con, booth number 3349. Here are some highlights of what will be available at the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 19, 2018
Tempe, Ariz., – July 18, 2018,  – Renowned for their highly detailed sports figures, McFarlane Toys will join with 2K in a partnership that will benefit fans of the NBA, as well as, the wildly successful NBA 2K video game series. McFarlane Toys’ inaugural series of NBA 2K19 figures will come with a bonus digital…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 18, 2018
  BATMAN: THE ANIMATED SERIES MR. FREEZE 1/6 SCALE FIGURE The Mr. Freeze 1/6 scale figure stays true to the animated classic—sculpted to match the iconic style of the show, and with a paint scheme evoking to bold, graphic look of an animated cel. Featuring approximately 28 points of articulation, multiple hands, heads, accessories, and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 18, 2018
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away…and by a long time ago we mean every week, and by far, far, away we mean in a renovated copy room at Lucasfilm Headquarters. It’s The Star Wars Show! The hilarious Emmy nominated weekly short form variety show produced by the StarWars.com team, immortalized in a collectible…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 18, 2018
Jason Momoa’s Aquaman, Amber Heard’s Mera and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II’s Black Manta Will Swim to Life as 12″ Statues in November 2018   New ‘Batman: The Animated Series’ 6’’ Action Figures and Batcycle Set to Debut in 2019   Fan-Favorite Artists Joe Ledbetter and Chrissie Zullo Join DC Artists Alley Designer Vinyl Line   Burbank,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 18, 2018
TEMPE, ARIZONA, — July 17, 2018 — It’s a good day for a swell addition to the McFarlane Toys Construction Set portfolio. Beginning in Fall 2019, McFarlane Toys plans to bring the award-winning video game Cuphead™ to life with Cuphead™ Construction Sets! Cuphead™ is a classic run-and-gun action game heavily focused on boss battles and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 18, 2018
Exclusive Collectibles, Game Demos And Live Activities For The Simpsons: Tapped Out, Marvel Strike Force, Family Guy: Another Freakin’ Mobile Game and more At Booth #2543 Los Angeles – July 17, 2018 – FoxNext Games, a division of 20th Century Fox and Fox Networks Group, makes its debut at San Diego Comic-Con this year. FoxNext…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 18, 2018
Action Figures: GLOW Pay a visit to the ‘80s when spandex and hairspray reigned supreme with these GLOW action figures. Debbie “Liberty Belle” Egan and Ruth “Zoya the Destroya” Egan are ready to reenact your favorite moments from the hit Netflix original series! Collect them both this Summer! Don’t forget to watch GLOW season 2…

 

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