80’s Icons Immortalized in Premium Format Statue Line NORTHRIDGE, CA (August 16 2012):  Pop Culture Shock Collectibles are pleased to announce the next piece in their wildly popular line of 1:4 scale statues based on the 80’s Thundercats cartoon!  This superbly detailed and high quality collectible of TYGRA in his dynamically iconic pose, stands an… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 16, 2012No Comments
DIRECTOR STEVEN SPIELBERG AND EXECUTIVE PRODUCER GEORGE LUCAS’ RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK™ DEBUTS EXCLUSIVELY IN SELECT IMAX THEATERS FOR A ONE-WEEK ENGAGEMENT BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 7TH INDIANA JONES: The Complete Adventures Debuts On Blu-ray™ September 18th SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (August 15, 2012) – The cinematic classic that introduced the world to Indiana Jones is ready… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 16, 2012No Comments
The gang at Robot Chicken takes on the DCU!  This new special featuring the Justice League, the Legion of Doom and so much more, airs September 9th on Cartoon Network.   Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 16, 2012No Comments
One month ago, the world was introduced to the world of the Battle Beasts, ferocious animal warriors from space who have descended on Earth for reasons unknown. Well, Issue 2 of the IDW Publishing mini-series arrives in comic shops this week, and we begin to learn the answers to some of our questions, as well… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 16, 2012No Comments
Here is a quick update on a variety of new items listed today: PRE-ORDERS SUPER ALLOY BATMAN – 1/6 SCALE JIM LEE VERSION Play Imaginative is releasing a new 85% die-cast version of Batman in his New 52 suit as designed by Jim Lee.  This 1/6 scale figure has more than 50 points of articulation… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 16, 2012No Comments
This week Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment released all-new screenshots featuring the iconic Catwoman, the latest DC Comics villain being  revealed in the growing roster of legendary characters featured in the upcoming superhero fighter, Injustice: Gods Among Us videogame. Injustice: Gods Among Us is an all-new game in development by award-winning NetherRealm Studios,… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 16, 2012No Comments
Free-to-Play Battlestar Galactica Online and Drakensang Online Available Now in Amazon Digital Games Store San Francisco – August 15, 2012 – Bigpoint (www.bigpoint.com) – a worldwide leader in online games today announced the availability of Bigpoint’s popular free-to-play titles in the newly launched Amazon digital games service, Game Connect. From August 12-18, Bigpoint’s Battlestar Galactica… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 15, 2012No Comments
For those of you eagerly anticipating the release of the first series of Walking Dead Minimates, Diamond Select Toys has a treat for you. It’s photos of Series 1 — both the specialty store/comic shop wave and the Toys “R” Us assortment — in action! DST took some early samples of the toys out into… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 13, 2012No Comments
As we mentioned last week Daniel is now a married man and he and his new bride are off on their honeymoon in an undisclosed location. So, this week’s episode features another interview conducted a few weeks back at San Diego Comic Con International 2012. This interview is with John Balen, Director of Toys for… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 13, 2012No Comments
The Washington DC Area Star Wars Collecting Club (DCSWCC) is pleased to announce our exciting booth activities for Star Wars Celebration VI! Sarlacc Bean Bag Toss will let you relive the adventures of Klaatu the Skiff Guard, as you toss innocent beanbags to their fate of being slowly digested over a thousand years!  Get the… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 13, 2012No Comments
We at AFi are saddened by the loss of Comic Book legend Joe Kubert Eric “Cornboy Mayse wrote on his facebook page: Without Joe Kubert and the Joe Kubert School of Cartoon & Graphic Art there might never have been a Four Horsemen Toy Design Studios. That’s not to say that the other three Four… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 12, 2012No Comments
Today the PR gang from Hasbro Star Wars gave us a little bit of pre-Celebration news…  Dear Star Wars fans,We hope everyone is getting geared up for Star Wars Celebration VI next week! In anticipation of the show, the Star Wars team wanted to share two important pieces of information. Vintage Line News: The last… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 10, 2012No Comments