I am very sad to hear and report the news that Elisabeth Sladen, the actress that played Sarah Jane Smith on Doctor Who passed away this morning after loosing her battle with cancer at the age of 63.   Sladen who played the Doctors companion Sarah Jane during the time of the 3rd and 4th… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 19, 2011No Comments
It’s an annual tradition here at AFi that on our anniversary we have "scoop week", a series of reveals from diverse group of action figures and collectibles companies.   This year is no exception so we will be posting some scoops this week as well as posting a lot of new, exclusive new content.  Let’s get… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 19, 2011No Comments
These Sony Minimates were first revealed in Feb at Toy Fair.  Now we get a first look at the packaging on these.   If they do a second wave I’m hoping to get a Minimates Sackboy from Little Big Planet! Available at a Toys R Us near you. Your favorite Playstation characters come to life Minimates… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 19, 2011No Comments
  My last blog, in which I wrote about our local theater here in the little town of Delaware, Ohio, got me reminiscing about my favorite theater back home in San Jose, California: The Century Theaters (with their unique dome shape) on Winchester Avenue. Specifically, it’s Century 22 that holds a special place in my… Read More
Jeff Cope • April 19, 20116 Comments
We have quite a bit of new Green Lantern movie goodness to show you in the coming days.  It’s my great hope that I’ll have time to post one each day this week as part of AFi’s 6th Anniversary (check out that snazzy new header Jason whipped up for it!) First one out of the… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 18, 2011No Comments
Summer movie season is nearly upon us. My inner geek is already squealing with anticipation over what is to come in the next few months to our local cinema. It used to be, for the big blockbuster-type movies, I would want to see them at the big chain multiplex with the biggest screen and the… Read More
Jeff Cope • April 18, 201116 Comments
Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums.  We have already submitted our questions for the May1st round, but you can submit your questions… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 15, 2011No Comments
Today, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has released a new gameplay trailer for Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters, an action-adventure video game that will be available in conjunction with Warner Bros. Pictures’ upcoming epic superhero feature film Green Lantern. Featuring the voice and likeness of Ryan Reynolds (in the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions), Green… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 15, 2011No Comments
Hot Toys has knocked it out of the park once again with another stunning likeness of Johnny Depp.   Just a few weeks back we were treated to images of Mr. Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow.  This time we get to see Depp from the tile role in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. … Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 15, 2011No Comments
Today over of the Matty Facebook page fans were treated to their first look at a carded sample of the upcoming MOTUC Clawful. Hey MOTU fans! Hope you got your Sy-Klone, Panthor and Weapon Rack today! We don’t yet have a final package of Faceless One (who goes on sale as the sub figure in… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 15, 2011No Comments
Check out the new Battlefield 3 “My Life” trailer below.  Head on over to Facebook.com/battlefield  and "like" it to unlock the full 12 minute trailer with producer’s commentary!  They need 1,000,000 to "like" it to unlock it.  They are currently about 3/4 of the way there. The gameplay in this trailer is about as realistic… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 15, 2011No Comments
Mezco Toyz will be introducing even more characters from the DC Universe including world-famous super heroes such as Batman™, Superman™ and the Green Lantern. Look for many more characters to hit the store shelves this year! The first series of 2 packs includes the following pairings: Batman Beyond & Cyborg The Flash & Captain Cold… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 15, 2011No Comments