Tune-in at 11:15 a.m. PDT on Saturday, June 30 to Watch   EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– On Saturday, June 30, fans around the world will be able to tune-in to ABC and ESPN as Team Hot Wheels™ attempts to set a new world-record racing two vehicles through a six-story double vertical loop at X Games… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 26, 2012No Comments
Happy Monday everyone! Welcome back! The stinging disappointment of “Prometheus” still lingers on a bit, but we are still able to rally and move on to discuss the latest in geek news, pop culture and stuff we LOVE! We are in Comic Con countdown mode as the nerd prom or geek burning man is just… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 26, 2012No Comments
Announces New Figures and Special Holiday Celebration Hillside, N.J. & Cary, N.C.—June 25, 2012—Set to celebrate the upcoming Fourth of July holiday, developers of HeroClix Online today announced the addition of Marvel’s Captain America to HeroClix Online and a holiday celebration, offering players a chance to score a special in-game object starting Tuesday, July 3…. Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 25, 2012No Comments
TRAVEL CHANNEL TO PREMIERE NEW ORIGINAL SERIES “TOY HUNTER” ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15 AT 10:00 P.M., ET/PT May The Force Be With Toy Dealer Jordan Hembrough As He Hunts Down The Most Sought After Star Wars Collectibles, Batmans, Barbies And More Weekly Half-Hour Show Reveals the High Stakes of Toy Dealing   CHEVY CHASE, MD… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 25, 2012No Comments
The latest issue of Diamond Comics’ Previews catalog has been sent out to comic book shops, and it has a full range of products available for pre-order from Diamond Select Toys! Seriously, there’s something for everybody! Gamers, check out our Street FIghter X Tekken toys! Comic lovers, peruse our Marvel and Walking Dead offerings! Sci-Fi… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 24, 2012No Comments
For our friend VeeBee at The Fwoosh – from Heroclix Laval on Facebook.   Solicits for the upcoming The Batman set also promise us a Batmobile and Invisible Jet.  I want these because I play the game, but when was the last time someone made us an Invisible Jet?  These might be cool to pick… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • June 22, 20129 Comments
Metal Boy debuts  as a “Gokin Toy”!  From a very popular garage kit series “Metal Box”  for its over 20 different SD characters in its line and its integrated size, here comes  “Getter Dragon” pre-painted and pre-assembled die cast toy!  Enjoy the new version of Metal Box with upgraded play value such as fully articulated… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 22, 2012No Comments
Announced yesterday on Robert Kirkman’s “Skybound” website as well as TVGuide.com, McFarlane Toys have created an exclusive “The Walking Dead” action figure for San Diego Comic Con International 2012.   The Skybound SDCC Exclusive Bloody Poncho Michonne variant figure comes with a bloody paint deco, including her bloody katana blade and other zombie killing instruments and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 22, 2012No Comments
Mattel honors and takes inspiration from Ruth and Elliot Handler — True Visionaries in the Toy Industry   EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– At a ceremony earlier today at its Southern California headquarters, Mattel, Inc. (Nasdaq: MAT) renamed and dedicated its design center the Handler Team Center in honor of founders Ruth and Elliot Handler. Joined… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 22, 2012No Comments
Our friends at BigBadToyStore.com have just launched a $5,000 Store Credit Giveaway – First prize is a $1500 Store Credit Shopping Spree, and they have 40+ other prizes ranging from $20 to $500.    To enter, simply ‘Like’ them on Facebook and fill out a quick form – the direct link to our facebook page… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 22, 2012No Comments
The Hot Toys DX Joker Collectible Figure has been very well-received since its launch in 2009. In view of fans’ expectation, Hot Toys is proud to present his advanced version – The DX Joker 2.0 Collectible Figure from The Dark Knight movie, specially crafted based on the image of Heath Ledger as The Joker in… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 22, 2012No Comments
The Line Premieres at Comic-Con International and Includes a Limited Edition Comic-Con Exclusive (Boston, MA – June 19, 2012) – Mimoco, creator of the MIMOBOT® line of designer USB flash drives and MIMOMICRO® card readers, and Cartoon Network Enterprises, the licensing and merchandising arm of the television network, announce a brand-new partnership that will bring… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 21, 2012No Comments