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
San Diego, CA (December 18, 2015) – The legendary late artist Al Williamson’s Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back stories are collected in the award-winning Artist’s Edition format this April. Included will be the complete adaptation, first published in issues #39 through #44 of the monthly Marvel Star Wars comic. In addition, pages from Star… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 18, 2015No Comments
In a holiday display that is SURE to impress, Jakks Pacific has installed an ARMY of their 48″ Big Fig First Order Stormtrooper figures at local Glendale, Ca shopping center the Glendale Americana at Brand to help celebrate the opening weekend of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. It’s one thing to see 2 or 3 of these… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 18, 2015No Comments
This past weekend, Target hosted a 2-day fan event in downtown Los Angeles for Star Wars fans as part of their Share the Force campaign that started back in September on Force Friday. Here is a short video we put together showing some of the highlights from the event: Attractions included:   –      LEGO Master… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 17, 2015No Comments
Pop! Disney: Alice in Wonderland Follow Alice down the rabbit-hole once again! Help her answer the Cheshire Cat’s riddles and take on the cruel Queen of Hearts! Alice may have gone mad, even entirely bonkers, but we’ll tell you a secret. All the best people are! Just ask the Mad Hatter!   Coming in January! Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 17, 2015No Comments
THE #1 TV DRAMA IN THE U.S., “THE WALKING DEAD”,  SET TO INVADE LATINO HOUSEHOLDS ON WED., JAN. 20,  AT 10PM ET/PT ON NBC UNIVERSO   Series creator Robert Kirkman:  “Opening up the world of The Walking Dead to new audiences who will now be able to immerse themselves in the drama and suspense of… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 17, 20151 Comment
  Welcome to Springfield! The Simpsons 3” Mini Series is now available on Kidrobot.com and coming soon to stores! The brand new collection celebrates the classic television series with a mix of your favorite characters! Collect them all! Each mini figure retails for $11.99 and comes in a blind box package. Ron English Bart &… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 17, 2015No Comments
NEW EAGLEMOSS We have just added 21 new preorders for Eaglemoss items including Batman Automobilia Collection, DC Superhero Best of Figure Collection, Bofur and Saruman in The Hobbit Collection, Marvel Fact Files, Marvel Chess Collection, and Star Trek Starships. HALO AND BATMAN METAL EARTH MODEL KITS Metal Earth is a collection of intricately designed model… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 17, 2015No Comments