Skylanders Delivers Brand-New Adventure with  Free-to-Play Mobile Card Battle Game SANTA MONICA, Calif. – August 18, 2015 – Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), is setting out to create a legendary league of card battlers with the mobile card battle game, Skylanders Battlecast.  Created by the pioneers of… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 19, 2015No Comments
This week Gentle Giant solicits the new Marvel Secret Wars Micro Bobble series 1.   We first broke the news of these last month as part of our SDCC coverage.  Now we have more details on wave one and where they will be available.  Check out the details below, and check out our Gentle Giant Comic… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 19, 20151 Comment
Halloween comes early as “Batman Unlimited: Monster Mayhem” hits the street this week (August 18) on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital HD from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. Below you’ll find  two new clips from the film, and a collection of new images. The first “Batman Unlimited: Monster Mayhem” clip features Batman, Red Robin, Nightwing and Green… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 19, 2015No Comments
Winter is coming, and you know what that means — another season chock-full of awesome products from Diamond Select Toys! In the new assortment of items currently up for pre-order (and releasing around the end of this year), DST has new offerings from Aliens, the Batman TV show, the DC Animated universe, Ghostbusters, Godzilla, iZombie,… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 19, 2015No Comments
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are a mere 16 days away from Force Friday and the toys of the day is… aw, crap.  Jar Jar!  Really?   We couldn’t make… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 19, 20151 Comment
STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–After 16 epic years as host of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Jon Stewart has announced his retirement plans. What will Stewart do next? A trip to Disney? A run for President? A one-way trip to Mars? No, Stewart is set to host WWE’s SummerSlam® on Sunday, August 23 at 7pm ET… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 19, 2015No Comments
We here at AFi are saddened by the news tonight of the passing of Yvonne Craig, TV’s original Batgirl(as well as many other memorable roles).    Yvonne’s official website broke the news to the public today:   Yvonne Craig passed away at her home in Pacific Palisades, surrounded by her immediate family and comforted by Hospice… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 18, 20153 Comments
The gang over at the Fwoosh are dipping their toes into the action figure game, coming soon on Kickstarter.  Check out the details of their first offering below:   Los Angeles, CA –– Silent shadows hold unseen danger. Steel whispers the fatal strike. Between breaths, between blinks, the ninja makes his home; a nightmare apparition… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 18, 20151 Comment
Solaris is coming.  Solaris, the living sun, is coming.  Solaris, who has taken the place of one of the outer gas giants in our solar system, is coming.  Solaris, who is from 1 millions months from when DC started publishing comics, is coming.  Yes, soon you will be able to own a sun.  A nasty… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • August 18, 2015No Comments
Pop Heroes: Gotham The seedy underbelly of Batman’s home city is getting the Pop! treatment! James Gordon, one of the newest recruits in the Gotham City Police Department, teams up with seasoned detective Harvey Bullock to solve high profile cases! They go up against some of the city’s toughest criminals like gangster Fish Mooney and her associate… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 18, 2015No Comments