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This past week I got an email from Jared Z. about a kickstarter figure campaign that will appeal to fans of the Eaglemoss metal figures, the Golden Age of comics and fans of the weird: This is a figurine of an offbeat Golden Age character called Stardust the Super Wizard, originally created by the infamous… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 25, 2012No Comments
It may have gone out of business in the 1980s but it’s hard to keep the World’s Greatest Toy Company down. The Mego Museum  and Wulf & Tyger are proud to unveil their latest project, Megozine, the official magazine for Mego collectors.  Megozine is dedicated to keeping the company’s spirit alive whether it be vintage… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 25, 2012No Comments
BifBangPow! and EntertainmentEarth.com have been giving fans something to look forward to with a week of reveals of new products going on pre-sale on “Black Friday.”   These new products span across their licenses, including (Classic) Battlestar Galactica, Doctor Who,  The Twilight  Zone and The Six Million Dollar Man.   Check out below for the reveals and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 22, 2012No Comments
At long last we are getting a female character and a villain in Fisher Price’s Imaginext DC Super Friends line.  Yesterday the new Imaginext® DC Super Friends™ The Joker & Harley Quinn set popped up on the official website and is available to order right now.   Harley comes with her signature giant mallet and looks… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 22, 2012No Comments
You’ve seen the Battle Beasts that are coming to comic shops and specialty stores — featuring characters and paint schemes inspired by the hit IDW comic book, they will be a must-own for anyone who’s read the action-packed story. But there are more Beasts on the way! In addition to the specialty assortment, there will… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 22, 2012No Comments
Before heading out to their holiday break Mattel posted the following news over on MattyCollector.com:   Back to the Future™ Fans, If you missed your chance to pre-order, we can’t send you back in time… but your future is looking good! We’ll have a small amount of Hoverboard prop replicas available for sale on Monday,… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 22, 2012No Comments
Our friends over at the Geek Summit blog let us know about one of Mattel’s first shot prototypes of their upcoming “Man of Steel” Superman movie toy line surfacing on ebay today.  You can head over to Geek Summit for the full story. Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 22, 2012No Comments
Hot Toys is proud to present the Agent Phil Coulson Limited Edition Collectible Figurine from the smash hit The Avengers movie. The movie-accurate collectible is specially crafted based on the image of Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson in the movie, highlighting the newly developed head sculpt, highly detailed costume, weapons and accessories. Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 22, 2012No Comments
 Our friends at BigBadToyStore.com have sent us the latest listings of pre-order items, in stock items and their Black Friday sales! Please Note:  BBTS Will be closed Thursday November 22nd and Friday November 23rd in observance of Thanksgiving.   We will reopen on Monday November 26th.  Please note that email replies will be delayed until… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 21, 2012No Comments
The Munsters were one of the more unusual families in American television history, and their family car was just as unusual as they were! While the Munsters fused Transylvania with Suburbia, the Munster Koach fused a hearse with a hot rod, combining speed, size and solemnity into one classy package! Was this the world’s first… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 21, 2012No Comments
Who wants awesome savings on Four Horsemen Studios products? How about FREE SHIPPING?  We just received the following message from the Four Horsemen: As a thank you to everyone who’s supported us this past year, beginning at midnight tonight, until Monday night at midnight all domestic orders at Store Horsemen will be sent to you… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 21, 2012No Comments
Only a select few Marvel characters have been given “Through the Ages” box sets entirely dedicated to them: Iron Man, Captain America, Wolverine and soon Venom will make the cut. Well, the next “Through the Ages” set has been announced by Diamond Select Toys, and it features Marvel’s heaviest hitter, the Hulk! Hulk up your… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 20, 2012No Comments
Be at the ready with this spectacular Mini Farnsworth Replica, just in case someone from Warehouse 13 calls this holiday season. It could be Artie, Pete, Myka, Claudia, Jinksy or maybe H.G. And you never want to be out of touch if it’s Mrs. Frederic! This faithful re-creation* of the “vaudio” communications device used by… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 20, 2012No Comments
Set Your Phasers to Stun and Take Your Digital Files to Warp Speed! (Boston, MA – Stardate November 20, 2012) – Mimoco, creator of the MIMOBOT® line of designer USB flash drives and MIMOMICRO® card readers, sets out to explore new galaxies with the release of the Star Trek X MIMOBOT® Series. Under license by… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 20, 2012No Comments
50% off ClixBux, Festive Tournament Prize Developers of HeroClix Online today announced a Thanksgiving Special, offering 50% off ClixBux today through Sunday, November 25. Additionally, a special in-game Thanksgiving Turkey object will be awarded to all tournament participants today through Wednesday, November 28. Unlike previous objects, the Thanksgiving Turkey has power to restore clix health… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 20, 2012No Comments
— Robert A. Eckert to Retire as Chairman Effective December 31, 2012 — EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT), the world’s largest toy company, today announced that the Board of Directors has named CEO Bryan G. Stockton, 59, as Chairman of the Board effective January 1, 2013. Mr. Stockton succeeds Robert A. Eckert,… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 20, 2012No Comments
I know we cover a lot of ground, a lot of topics and a lot of pop culture in every episode of the ‘Geek Shall Inherit’ podcast… but I’ll bet you weren’t expecting an impromptu discussion of ‘Miami Vice’ to break out in this episode! But that’s how we roll. We are the Crockett and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 19, 2012No Comments
For those of us waiting on Mattel’s Black Friday sale announcement… turns out we were thinking too small.  The sale will start Wednesday Nov 21st at 9:00am PST. Toy Fans, Black Friday is great, but why stop at just one day? This year we’re starting our Black Friday sale a little bit early and we’re… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 19, 2012No Comments
Here are some cool new items our friends at BigBadToyStore.com just listed: DC Unlimited – Series 03 – Aquaman & Darkseid from New 52,  The Joker & Superman from Injustice http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=2013%20DC%20Unlimited%2003 Iron Man 3 – Marvel Select http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/menu.aspx?menu=3148&category=9084 Femme Fatales: Star Trek 7 of 9 PVC Statue http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=DMC11874&mode=retail Han Solo in Carbonite Bank http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=DMC11875&mode=retail Mattel… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 19, 2012No Comments
 George Lucas and Kathleen Kennedy discuss how they met, passing the Lucasfilm baton, and more in new video.   Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 19, 2012No Comments
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