A KOTOBUKIYA Japanese import!  It’s been a long time coming, but Star Wars is now officially joining Kotobukiya’s lineup of Bishoujo (Japanese for “beautiful girl”) statues!  Get ready to see the lovely ladies of all eras of the ultimate science-fiction powerhouse reimagined like never before.  First up in the new Star Wars series is ace… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 2, 2012No Comments
Earlier this week Mattel announced the window for their 2013 subscriptions and say they will sell in a tight, three week window with no extensions and no exceptions.   They say they are doing this as a reaction to fan feedback. I’m not sure where they are getting the feedback of wanting 3 weeks with no… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 1, 2012No Comments
With the surge in popularity among Marvel super heroes this summer, a group of lesser-known heroes, villains (and some all-out odd balls) petitioned Marvel Entertainment to grant them a team of their own. A common name they could share and make legendary. A battle cry for evil to fear, and a group name that would… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 30, 2012No Comments
The Hasbro G.I. Joe team debuted some exciting new toys and new during today’s G.I. Joe brand panel at the G.I. JoeCon in New Orleans, Louisiana, and we wanted to share it with the AFi readers! First, Hasbro announced a brand new expression – G.I. Joe Micro Force – at JoeCon, debuting the first ever… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 30, 2012No Comments
Once again, Action Figure Xpress will be at the 2012 San Diego Comic-Con International in full force with some incredible exclusives!  Come check us out at booth #3345!  Attendees may begin preordering for PICK UP AT THE SHOW now through Friday, July 6. http://www.shopafx.com/20sandicoatp1.html   Masters of the Universe He-Man Power Sword Letter Opener Wield… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 30, 2012No Comments
Like flies caught in a web, everyone is buzzing about the new Amazing Spider-Man movie, and Diamond Select Toys has already put out some amazing collectables based on the film! In addition to a movie-inspired series of their popular Minimates mini-figures, DST also recently shipped their Marvel Select Spider-Man and Lizard action figure to comic… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 30, 2012No Comments
Monogram proudly presents “All New” Marvel Miniature Alliance series figurines – Miniature Alliance 4″ PVC Figures featuring all your favorite Marvel Universe characters – Avengers, X-Men, and Spiderman. For our 2012 San Diego Comic Con exclusive PVC figures, we proudly present eight pieces 4” Marvel PVC figures set for a price of $45. Features: This… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 30, 2012No Comments
First of the High-End Collectible Fashion Doll Line Based on the 1980s Animated Series Available at the 2012 Comic-Con International in San Diego Integrity Toys, Inc., under license from Hasbro, Inc., today announced a brand-new series of high-end collectible fashion dolls based on the 1980’s ground breaking animated series JEM AND THE HOLOGRAMS, launching at… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 30, 2012No Comments
So I was browsing through Netflix the other night, looking at their range of mediocre to abysmal choices of things I haven’t seen when I stumbled across the newish documentary “The People vs George Lucas”. With no better choices at hand I proceeded to watch it as I wrapped up some late night editing for… Read More
Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer • June 29, 201219 Comments
New York- As the world prepares for San Diego Comic Con (July 12th-15th) Mezco Toyz adds to the excitement by revealing their 2012 Summer Exclusive lineup:   Dark Knight Mez-itz Mega Scale Batman- Perhaps the greatest summer exclusive in the universe, Mezco proudly presents the Mega Scale Dark Knight Batman Mez-Itz. This 300% Batman Mez-Itz is based on Batman’s look  from… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 28, 2012No Comments
Warner Bros. Entertainment Announces Comic-Con Autograph Signings for Nearly 20 Series, Including The Big Bang Theory, Fringe, Supernatural, The Vampire Diaries and HBO’s Game of Thrones, Among Others New This Year: Ticket Drawings and Wristband Distributions to Begin in the Morning on the Day of Signings in the Sails Pavilion, Utilizing One Line for All… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 28, 2012No Comments
If you’re coming to Comic-Con International in San Diego this year, be sure to stop by the Diamond Select Toys booth (#2607). Yes, there’ll be plenty of exclusive toys on sale, from The Walking Dead, The Amazing Spider-Man, Avengers vs. X-Men and more (see the full list here.) And yes, there will be display cases… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 28, 2012No Comments