THE CAPE CREATOR Kickstarter campaign to create a tribute to Bill Finger, Batman’s uncredited co-creator, has achieved 85% funding with a full third of campaign time left, 9 out of 27 days. On the verge of achieving minimum funding, project organizers with the Comic Arts Council look ahead to the bigger picture of how best… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 24, 2014No Comments
Most Comprehensive Fan Experience to Date (New York, NY) February 10, 2014 — 4K Media Inc. rang in the New Year with the launch of the Yugioh.com (http://www.yugioh.com/) website – the official fan site for the Yu-Gi-Oh! animated series franchise worldwide outside of Asia.  Appealing to both the television and trading card game fans of… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 24, 2014No Comments
HUNDREDS OF CARTOONISTS DONATE ORIGINAL ARTWORK TO COMIC ART PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY’S EBAY AUCTIONS BENEFITTING FAMILY OF USAGI YOJIMBO CREATOR STAN SAKAI On Thursday, March 6, 2014, Southern California’s CAPS, the Comic Art Professional Society, will launch an ongoing series of eBay auctions of original comic art. Its goal is to raise funds for medical care… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 24, 2014No Comments
From the “why hasn’t this ever happened before” department: Jakks Pacific announced at Toy Fair 2014 their plans to create a ride-on large scale Mario Cart for kids.   Below is the prototype that was on display at their TF showroom.   The rechargeable, battery powered, ride-on car for kids features real sounds from the… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 24, 2014No Comments
Watch a special trailer for Star Wars: The Clone Wars — The Lost Missions, coming to Netflix on March 7, 2014. Previewing the long-awaited final episodes of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, this trailer offers a glimpse into the various story arcs of The Lost Missions. Yoda communes with Qui-Gon Jinn and is sent on… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 24, 2014No Comments
WB004 WARBOT REVOLVER FansProject is announcing a new transforming figure that goes from green and orange off-road vehicle to warrior robot. He comes with a load of weapons as well as a driver figure that transforms into an engine for his robot mode. This new figure is listed at $89.99. TRANSFORMERS ASIA EXCLUSIVE HENKEI THREE… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 24, 2014No Comments
Pre-orders begin for Sea Ghost Action Figure   (Portland, ME) Nemo Publishing announced today that pre-orders are officially open for The Sea Ghost action figure. Sea Ghost’s first appearance was in The Undersea Adventures of Capt’n Eli Vol 1 and was so loved that the character spawned his own title in Sea Ghost #1: The… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 24, 2014No Comments
Original Creators Team Up To Create 30th Anniversary Special Issue   San Diego, CA (February 24, 2013) – The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are celebrating a milestone 30th anniversary this year and the festivities are ramping up! This May, co-creators Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird karate-kick into high gear with a very special 30th Anniversary issue… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 24, 2014No Comments
Tim Kring to Executive Produce 13 New Episodes of Groundbreaking Series ‘Heroes’ UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — Feb. 22, 2014 — NBC is bringing back its conquering “Heroes.” An iconic series that still commands a rabid fan base, “Heroes” will return to the network in 2015 as an event miniseries with original creator and executive producer… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 23, 2014No Comments
Explore the LEGO® Models that Inspired the Record-Breaking Release “The LEGO® Movie” CARLSBAD, Calif. (Feb. 20, 2014) – Everything is awesome at  LEGOLAND® California Resort as the family theme park opened the doors to its newest attraction featuring a behind-the-scenes look at “The LEGO® Movie” with THE LEGO® MOVIE EXPERIENCE.  This off-spring from the hit… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 22, 2014No Comments
The Four Horsemen posted a pretty extensive wrap-up of all of the news and reveals that came out of their pre-Toy Fair “TOYPOCALYPSE 4: FANEXTASY” event last Saturday: We just wrapped up our 4th annual Toypocalypse gallery show this week and we just wanted to take a moment to thank TT Underground Gallery and Toy… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 22, 20141 Comment
Diamond Steve, Iron Golem, Blacksmith and Animals to Populate The Overworld NEW YORK, Feb. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Jazwares™, a leader in the toy marketplace, announced today the expansion of its core Minecraft™ action figure line.  “Series #2” will feature core-scale figure packs of Diamond Armor Steve, Iron Golem, Blacksmith Villager and a deluxe Animal Mobs… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 21, 20141 Comment