Articles for December, 2018

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 11, 2018
Pop! Rocks: AC/DC If your favorite mode of transportation is the Highway to Hell, you’re in for a treat. Funko is ready to add some high voltage rock ‘n’ roll to your collection with the release of its Angus Young Pop!. The AC/DC lead guitarist and co-founder is rocking on his guitar as officially licensed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 11, 2018
  Company’s Former Chief Creative Officer, Editor-in-Chief, and Comic Industry Veteran Brings 14 Years of Experience IDW Vet Greg Goldstein to Step Down SAN DIEGO, CA and STAMFORD, CT – December 10, 2018 – IDW Publishing, a division of IDW Media Holdings, announced today that its former Chief Creative Officer and Editor-In-Chief, Chris Ryall, is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2018
(BALTIMORE, MD) — (December 5, 2018) — Superman’s reign of terror has ended just in time for two new PREVIEWS Exclusive Injustice 2 action figures to rise to power. Diamond Comic Distributors and Hiya Toys present the PREVIEWS Exclusive Injustice 2 Joker 1/18 Scale Figure and Injustice 2 The Flash 1/18 Scale Figure, available exclusively…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2018
Hit Series MARVEL ULTIMATE ALLIANCE Returns in 2019 with First Game in Nearly a Decade   LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Nintendo Switch video game system is about to get a lot more heroic. MARVEL ULTIMATE ALLIANCE 3: The Black Order is heading exclusively to the Nintendo Switch system for Super Hero gaming action at home or…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2018
Official Mortal Kombat 11 Announce Trailer Features Original Music Track Created in Collaboration with Rapper 21 Savage Mortal Kombat 11: The Reveal to Take Place Jan. 17 with Global Livestream Gameplay Reveal at 11 a.m. PST/7 p.m. UTC URBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today announced Mortal Kombat 11, the newest game in the award-winning…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2018
$10 Million in combined prize pool up for grabs in 2019New Magic Pro League offers play and streaming contracts worth $75,000New Mythic Championship events anchor the Magic tournament structureFirst $1 Million tournament to be held at PAX East in 2019 RENTON, Wash., Dec. 6 , 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Today live on stage at the Game Awards,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2018
The Washington DC Metro Area Star Wars Collecting Club (DCSWCC) wishes to announce to fans and collectors that a limited number of their eighth bi-annual charity lapel pins are still available.  Order now for delivery in time for Christmas! The 2018 pin features Luke Skywalker in his jedi blacks with DCSWCC’s signature Washington Monument as…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 7, 2018
Legendary Kart Racer Debuts Competitive Online Gameplay and More For Its 20th Anniversary Preorders Live Now, Including Digital Deluxe Edition SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Dec. 6, 2018 – Crash is back again, and this time he’s revved up to the max in Crash™ Team Racing Nitro-Fueled, an authentic Crash Team Racing experience that’s been remastered…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 7, 2018
 “I will never turn to the dark side.” – Luke Skywalker In the epic conclusion of the classic Star Wars saga, after Luke Skywalker has returned to his home planet of Tatooine to rescue his friend Han Solo from the clutches of the vile gangster Jabba the Hutt. The young Skywalker along with his friends…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 7, 2018
Five Nights at Freddy’s: Pizza Simulator Mystery Minis & Plush Every night at Freddy Fazbear’s Pizza is a new opportunity to sink or swim, survive or fall victim to the animatronic band led by front man Freddy Fazbear. Bring the nightmare home with a 12-piece Mystery Mini collection including  Rockstar Freddy, Rockstar Foxy, Rockstar Bonnie, Rockstar Chica, Mr….

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 7, 2018
Dominate the Leaderboards with Skill and Strategy in Quick, Fast-Paced Battles   REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Commanders, the war for Tiberium is here! Today, Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) officially launched Command & Conquer™: Rivals, a fast-paced, real-time strategy (RTS) action game for Android and iOS devices worldwide. Built from the ground up specifically for mobile,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 7, 2018
Add some awesome to your collection! Bring the next big thing in Star Wars home with the Star Wars The Black Series Clone Commander Wolffe 6-Inch Action Figure. This veteran of the Clone Wars survived the rise of the Empire and eventually retired, but before then he had his eye blasted out and fought countless droid armies…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 6, 2018
Today Gaming Heads launched Fallout® 76: Vault Boy 76 Bobbleheads Series One – Glowing Radioactive Edition — a glow-in-the dark variant of Series One of its collectible Vault Boy Bobbleheads from Fallout® 76. This new take on the popular replicas of in-game bobbleheads are approximately 5-inches tall, consistently sized with previous series of Vault Boy…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 6, 2018
Pop! Animation: Attack on Titan Join the Scout Regiment on a mission to study and ultimately defeat the Titans. It’s a dangerous mission as Pop! Erwin Smith with his missing arm eaten by a Titan can tell you. Section Commander of the Scout Regiment, Hange Zoë relies on curiosity and scientific background to help minimize…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 6, 2018
New York, NY | December 3, 2018 – The Toy Association announced today that it will induct the late Stan Lee, former editor-in-chief, publisher, and chairman of Marvel Comics, Brian Goldner, chairman & CEO of Hasbro, and the late Joe Mendelsohn, president of Kenner Products into the esteemed Toy Industry Hall of Fame. These individuals were…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 6, 2018
It’s New Toy Day, and this week DST is shipping some highly-anticipated items to comic shops across the country! Select action figures of the Real Ghostbusters and the Muppets’ Swedish Chef are the definition of anticipated, with tons of fans waiting for them to make their appearances. And comic fans are anxious to get their…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 6, 2018
Pop! Disney: Mickey’s 90th Celebrate the 90th birthday of the mouse that started it all with a Pop! Marching Band Conductor Mickey. Plane Crazy Mickey celebrates one of the mouse’s first cartoons, first released in silent film in 1928 and later with sound in 1929. Holiday Mickey in full festive attire is thoughtfully proffering a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 6, 2018
Beginning TODAY, 12/6, Super Mario furry friends Bowser and Yoshi will be back at Build-A-Bear Workshop just in time for the holidays—along with a new, limited-edition Blue Yoshi, available in limited quantities! The plush, plus related outfits and accessories, will be available for purchase in Build-A-Bear Workshop stores and at buildabear.com.   PRODUCT DETAILS Blue…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 5, 2018
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 a new exclusive item – this month includes FunkO’s cereal! Why is it so special? You’ll only be able to find these…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 5, 2018
TRANSFORMERS MASTERPIECE MP-44 CONVOY/OPTIMUS PRIME (VER. 3) Making a third appearance into the Transformers Masterpiece line is the brave leader of the Autobots, Optimus Prime. This version of Optimus will feature a more cartoon styling. NEW FUNKO POP! MARVEL: CAPTAIN MARVEL By herself Captain Marvel is amazing, but there’s also an incredible cast of allies…

 

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