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This past week I was invited by the good folks over at the “Galaxy of Toys” Star Wars Podcast to hang out and talk toys.   Since action figures are one of my favorite things to talk about I readily accepted.   Check out my appearance on episode 15 on the link below and thanks to the… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 15, 2013No Comments
Is there such a thing as ‘pthu wicked? Being bad is a day at the beach for this malevolent magician, but he doesn’t just build sand castles, he builds entire sand armies to do his evil bidding. This Filmation figure can hold his sinister sun scarab Ankh in his hand, and he comes with a… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 14, 2013No Comments
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 in April 2014 (except for the Arkham Riddler… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 14, 20134 Comments
This just in from the Four Horsmen via their Facebook page: Sales went well at the New York Comic Con this past weekend on both the Beta Phase White Star Outer Space Men figures and the Power Lords: Ggrapptikks Grunts figures, but they didn’t completely sell out so the remaining stock that was originally allotted… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 14, 2013No Comments
MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), and Marvel Entertainment, LLC today revealed The Amazing Spider-Man 2™ video game is planned to launch next spring, alongside the Sony Pictures Entertainment feature film of the same name. Developed by Beenox, the same game studio… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 14, 2013No Comments
Make way for the one-woman riot squad! Derby’s on the loose, so you’d better look out or this sexy siren on skates will make you her personal crash test dummy! Gentle Giant Ltd. is proud to bring you the next statue in our exciting new Honey Trap line, Derby! This gorgeous 18” statue has been… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 14, 2013No Comments
Ron Burgundy is back in Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues. The much anticipated sequel to the hit 2004 comedy Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy is in theaters this December, and you can get in on the excitement by checking out these awesome Anchorman collectibles from Beeline Creative Inc. Be sure to pre-order these legendary… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 14, 2013No Comments
In this special video that debuted at New York Comic Con 2013, Dave Filoni, executive producer of Star Wars Rebels, takes fans behind-the-scenes of the upcoming animated series and discusses the prominent role the Empire will play in the show. Filoni introduces some of the creative team involved in Star Wars Rebels, including executive producers… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 13, 2013No Comments
October 13th 2013: Today, the team at Gaming Heads would like to announce a brand new licensing deal with renowned video game developer PopCap Games to produce limited edition statues of based on the popular game, Plants vs. Zombies.  We’re thrilled to be able to make these, and we know that fans will be just as happy to… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 13, 2013No Comments
Explosive Trailer, Official Show Logo and Creative Team Revealed for Next Summer’s Must-See Marvel Live Action Event NEW YORK, Oct. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Today at New York Comic-Con, Juliette Feld, executive vice president and producer with Feld Entertainment, unveiled the first sneak peek of next year’s groundbreaking arena spectacular: Marvel Universe LIVE!, produced by… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 13, 2013No Comments
Top Selling Kids Video Game Franchise of 20131 Debuts 16 New Swappable Characters, 40 New Characters Overall, Next-Generation Graphics and the Deepest, Most Innovative Game in the Franchise to Date   Franchise that Pioneered the Toys to Life Genre Tops Hot Holidays Lists for Third Consecutive Year   Skylanders SWAP Force For Nintendo 3DS Introduces Unique… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 13, 2013No Comments
This season on Toy Hunter (aired by the Travel Channel), expect bigger, more pop culture.  They were contacted by Gene Simmons to find Kiss memorabilia.  Clip was shown w/Gene Simmons. Popularity of show is growing.  About connecting with people, how they see the world. They went to Puerto Rico and had the wrong stuff.  They… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • October 12, 2013No Comments
Marvel Lego Super Heroes Over 100 playable characters, Aunt May included. Open world New York, game play visits other regions like Asgard. Galactus on an elephant. Oct 15 free demo on Lego.com Full game on Oct 22. Spiderman – Amazing Spiderman 2. Sequel of Amazing Spiderman 1 game. Unique story, not same as movie. New characters… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • October 12, 2013No Comments
During the Marvel Video Games Panel on Saturday, Marvel revealed several new characters and gameplay additions for its hit “Marvel: Avengers Alliance.” The announcements included: Sabretooth character model from “Marvel: Avengers Alliance” During the panel it was also revealed that the next PVP character reward will be Domino, while the new Lockbox reward following Loki will be… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • October 12, 2013No Comments
Order Your Piece of Halo History December 6 This December, Halo fans may want to add one more items to their holiday wish list – McFarlane Toys’ Halo 4: The Master Chief statue! The upcoming highly detailed, hand-painted, cold-cast resin statue perfectly recreates the iconic cover art of Halo 4. This powerful scene depicts the Master Chief rising from… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 11, 2013No Comments
The Mattypalooza panel at NYCC 2013 is still going on now, but that didn’t stop the Matty staff from updating the news section of MattyCollector.com with the news of the panel reveals.   Also check out the AFi Twitter feed, where Erik aka SuperFriend is live tweeintg the panel including the Q&A portion.   Toy Fans,… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 11, 201311 Comments
————– NEW PRE-ORDERS ————– MP-08 MASTERPIECE GRIMLOCK REISSUE WITH CROWN COIN AND FLAME SWORD This Takara reissue will include two bonus items – a coin that converts into a crown for Grimlock, and a flame sheath to enhance his sword.  He is priced at $199.99. http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=TAK11775&mode=retail REFORMATTED – FERAL REX R-05 FORTIS Fortis the Rhino… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 11, 2013No Comments
A few weeks back I wrote a story here about running into some of the Mattel staff and them telling me to pass on that their Classic TV 1966 Batman line was not ending after the Catwoman figure, but would still live on (you can read that original story here).   The main thrust of… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 11, 20136 Comments
Posted today over on MattyCollector.com, fans get their first look at some of the new reveals that happened today at NYCC Preview Night: Toy Fans, The New York Comic Con is about to start, and Toy Guru has a sneak peek just for you! Click through for your first look at these awesome figures that… Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 10, 20133 Comments
The final version of Castle Grayskull has arrived with a few new features and improvements from the model shown at Power-Con! In this video, Toy Guru gives a full demonstration, complete with measurements. Look for them to start shipping in late-November through December 2013.   [youtube]http://youtu.be/YNojdoyAR4g[/youtube] Read More
Daniel Pickett • October 10, 2013No Comments
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