Today, as part of our 10th anniversary celebration, we have a great guest column from our old friend Matt “Iron Cow” Cauley of Iron Cow Productions. While I only tiptoed into the shallow waters that are the bootleg Super Powers figures (and other non DC Characters) made by the mysterious “Industrial Toy Werks” with a… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 28, 20155 Comments
I love it when these sorts of things find their way into my in box.   The awesome folks over at the Children’s Television Workshop are taking on the Avengers Age of Ultron with a charming, educational and nutritious sketch on Sesame Street! With the new Avengers movie release a mere week away, I wanted… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 28, 2015No Comments
Once again, I am faced with wondering how I should collect my collection.  And once again, I will use HeroClix as my commentary. I recently once again began looking at making a purchase on line for a bunch of pieces.  Looking over the various sites to see which one had the most that I wanted… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • April 27, 20152 Comments
Special Offer Only for Pop Culture Shock Customers GENERAL URSUS  1:4th Scale Statue Product Pre-order Launches May 4th LOS ANGELES, April 27th 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE)-—    A very special deluxe statue is coming to loyal PCS customers from BENEATH THE PLANET OF THE APES!     “The Planet of the Apes franchise is so incredibly special to… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 27, 20151 Comment
This was just announced over on the MattyCollector.com news page:   Need some beasts to beef up your battles but don’t want to burden your wallet? Then this 24-hour sale is exactly what you’ve been waiting for! Visit our Shop at 9 a.m. PT on Friday 5/1 and you’ll have the chance to pick up… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 27, 20151 Comment
It’s time to break the first two rules of FIGHT CLUB. Ten years after starting Project Mayhem, Tyler Durden lives… a mundane life. A kid, a wife. Pills to keep his destiny at bay. But it won’t last long, the wife has seen to that. The time has come . . . Rize or Die…. Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 27, 2015No Comments
The other day a friend of mine reached out to me to say he had gotten a message from an online retailer that Mattel’s 4″ DC Comics Multiverse line had been canceled.   This was surprising to be because we had just seen production versions of 8-10 NEW figures back in February in the Mattel showroom… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 27, 20157 Comments
After 10 years one week of celebration just wasn’t enough so we are going to keep the fun going this week with a few more scoops and some new articles and features. Today we have a new image of the Batman and Robin ARTFX+ sculpts from the new series of statues from Kotobukiya.   This… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 27, 2015No Comments
Eagle Eye Prime is pleased to present the world’s first Stardust the Super Wizard toy. Crafted in Japanese soft vinyl, this 8” articulated figure has been meticulously sculpted in Fletcher Hanks’ bizarre, compelling style. Each figure includes an exclusive all new 4 page Stardust mini comic written and illustrated by Benjamin Marra.   The “red boot”… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 26, 20152 Comments
Beloved Toy Reimagined to Bring Fun and Engaging Digital Experiences for a New Audience EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) today has launched the Magic 8 Ball App, inviting a new generation of players to experience the mystical powers of the iconic toy. Celebrating the 65th anniversary of the Magic 8 Ball, the app utilizes the same fun… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 26, 2015No Comments
 ‘The Death of Superman Lives; What Happened?’ delves into one of Hollywood’s most enthralling “what if” stories. This feature length documentary gives an inside look into what would have been the most original, unexpected and cosmic  Superman movies ever made. The story begins in 1996 when Warner Brothers gave the green light for the first Superman film in 10 years, “Superman Lives.” Legendary… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 26, 20152 Comments
“You have FAILED this desk!” Our friends over at Icon Heroes have just announced their Arrow TV Pen and Paper Clip Holder!   This handy desk accessory showcases Oliver Queen’s own accessories while storing your pens, pencils, paper clips, and more with two spacious chests!  Made of high-quality resin and measuring approximately 6″ tall and 6″… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 26, 2015No Comments