(Trabuco Canyon, CA – December 23, 2015) Video-game industry pioneer COLECO re-enters the market, partnering with Retro Video Game Systems, Inc., to introduce a new, modern-day video-game system called the COLECO Chameleon.   COLECO Chameleon is a versatile new video-game system that serves as a modern day take on the classic game console and will accurately… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 23, 20151 Comment
It’s getting pretty late in the game, but there’s still time to shop locally for that last-minute gift idea! Luckily, Diamond Select Toys is shipping a whole variety of new products to comic shops nationwide on Wednesday, December 23rd! This week’s New Toy Day sees the arrival of products from Aliens, Marvel, Back to the… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 23, 2015No Comments
  The Pop! Anime library just received some new additions! Pop! Anime: Fairy Tail The magical world of Fairy Tail includes Lucy, the celestial wizard! Add dragon-slaying wizard Natsu and Lucy’s companion, Happy, to make sure the guild-posted jobs are done! Available Now! Pop! Anime: Sword Art Online When Sword Art Online, a massive online game, traps… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 22, 2015No Comments
“Well Played” is a revealing look into the heart and mind of one of the country’s most celebrated commercial artists. Fans of toys and collectibles have been amazed by the work of sculptor Tim Bruckner for decades, losing themselves in the refined details of his action figures, the compositional mastery of his statues, and the… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 22, 2015No Comments
Tokyo, Japan (December 21, 2015) – BANDAI NAMCO Studios Inc. the leading development division of the BANDAI NAMCO Group, announces that Julien Merceron will be joining the company in December 2015 as Worldwide Technology Director, championing and pursuing the development of core technologies for content and production pipelines for various platforms.   Merceron is renowned… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 22, 2015No Comments
December 21, 2015, Mt. Laurel, NJ: Only two months after the series debuted to universal acclaim from critics and fans of all ages, Dynamite Entertainment announces that the first collection of The Adventures of Grumpy Cat & Pokey is rapidly approaching a complete sellout of a massive 100,000 copy print run! Written by Ben Fisher (Smuggling… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 21, 2015No Comments
The characters from the frighteningly popular horror game Five Nights at Freddy’s are sneaking into Funko! During the day Freddy Fazbear’s Pizza is a place of joy, where kids and parents alike enjoy the entertainment from the main attraction – the animatronic Freddy Fazbear and friends! But, at night, things start to change and those characters… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 21, 20156 Comments
Earlier this month we had the privilege of visiting the Loot Crate offices in Los Angeles and hanging out with some of the team. While we were there we were able to do some unboxings of their most recent offerings. In this video Daniel sits down with Loot Crate’s Jacob Shin to look inside the… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 21, 20151 Comment
A collection of vinyl figures based on Cartoon Network’s original animated series Steven Universe is now available for fans! The figures, from Funko’s POP! Animation line, are now available exclusively at Hot Topic stores nationwide as well as via hottopic.com. The four POP! vinyl figures are based on Steven, as well as Amethyst, Pearl and… Read More
Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer • December 21, 2015No Comments
You may recall back in June when we told you about Amigo Toys and their new line of ‘Monster Home’ and Uncle Nosferatu Vinyl Figures. Now Amigo Toys are back again, and they have made a variation to everyone’s favorite creepy uncle. Well, in fact it´s not just a variation because they have made a new mold of the… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 21, 2015No Comments
It’s that time of year again! Once a year, at Mattel’s  headquarters in El Segundo, they hold their annual holiday tent sale.  This sale typically runs from Halloween until just before Christmas.  The tent is set up in a parking lot around the corner from their main building, close to their other retail store.   The… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 21, 2015No Comments
PAWTUCKET, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–After narrowing down more than 500 game concept entries, Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) has officially selected ‘Irresponsibility: The Mr Toast card game’ as the grand prize winner in its crowdfunding gaming challenge. With the belief that innovative game ideas can come from anywhere, Hasbro launched the challenge earlier this year with Indiegogo.com, asking… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 20, 2015No Comments
I saw this on Kickstarter today and thought it might be of interest to AFi readers: The Outer Realm book will be the first Star Wars collectible book focusing entirely and in depth on the subject of vintage era unlicensed Star Wars toys from 1977 and on. With few notable exceptions we will not be… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 20, 2015No Comments
EntertainmentEarth.com has bundled their two most recent Star Wars action figure exclusives into one bundle, and to top that off it’s currently on SALE!  Plus if you use the AFi sales code 2015CPN10 you’ll get $10 off an order of $100 or more for all in-stock items, free shipping* and a free gift! (Through 12/22) Click… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 20, 2015No Comments
THE OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE “MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE” CARTOON DECEMBER 17, MILWAUKIE, OR—Following the critically acclaimed release of The Art of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe and the He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Minicomic Collection, Dark Horse and Mattel are set to deliver another must-have book in 2016: He-Man and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 19, 2015No Comments
Professional pastry chef Mandy “Amax” Maxwell (formerly of Per Se and Eleven Madison Mark in NYC) just released the first images and video of her massive  six-tier Star Wars-themed tribute cake. Each tier represents an episode, is chock full of Easter eggs, and contains a ton of intricate details that Star Wars fans will love…. Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 19, 20151 Comment
LOS ANGELES, CA – Friday, December 18, 2015 – Announced today, the Toys for Tots “It’s All About Love” online toy drive at https://toysfortotsdrive.com to raise monetary contributions to support the annual Toys For Tots toy drive will continue through the end of the year.   “While we have received many new, unwrapped toys for… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 19, 2015No Comments
The One:12 Collective is proud to present one of the most iconic and enduring characters in the pop culture lexicon: Spock from the original Star Trek series. First introduced to audiences in 1966, the Star Trek series was a landmark show that sparked countless fans’ a love of science, space and technology, and inspired many… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 19, 20156 Comments
Get ready to meet the Merc with a Mouth! We are very excited to announce Hot Toys will be creating the one and only official 1/6th scale collectible figure of Deadpool based on the upcoming Deadpool Movie. This stunning collectible figure will make its world premiere at ToySoul 2015 on Dec 18 in Hong Kong!… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 18, 20151 Comment
Fans Can Play As the Newest Characters from the Star Wars™ Universe, Finn, Rey, Kylo Ren and Poe Dameron   GLENDALE, Calif. – (Dec. 18, 2015) – Disney Interactive and Lucasfilm today launched Star Wars:™ The Force Awakens™ Play Set, the third Star Wars™ Play Set for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, this year’s No. 1… Read More
Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer • December 18, 2015No Comments