I cannot even begin to describe the hours of entertainment that came out of the famed Hanna Barbera animation studios over the years. The powerhouse teaming of William Hanna and Joseph Barbera produced a wealth of fantastic cartoons for kids of all ages since the studios inception in 1959.I was born in 1965, and grew… Read More
Jeff Cope • June 5, 201220 Comments
A quick end to the drug war Seriously, can you imagine how fast the War on Drugs would be over if Predators came down and started murdering dealers? The Wire would’ve been totally irrelevant. Our series on SDCC exclusives continues this week with the Cloaked City Hunter Predator! As seen in 1990′s Predator 2, the… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 5, 2012No Comments
I have been out of town for the past ten days, but wanted to share something very cool that happened on the eve of the recent Memorial Day weekend…as many of you know, I am a huge supporter of the Colorado Freedom Memorial.  To recap, this would be the first monument in America to honor… Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • June 4, 20121 Comment
Our pal “martymcfly160″ sent us some more breaking news out of the Toys R Us in Times Square NYC.  Marvel came in over night and put in a new display featuring some props from the upcoming ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ movie.  Included in the display of authentic movie props are Peter Parker’s backpack, skateboard, web-shooters and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 4, 2012No Comments
NECA is starting to reveal their 2012 San Diego Comic Con exclusives over on NECAOnline.com.   They have revealed 3 exclusives so far with the first being:   We’re Con Bound! Over the next few weeks, we’re going to be giving special sneak peaks out our 2012 convention exclusives, and we start today with the brand-spanking… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 4, 2012No Comments
It’s almost that time of year again… the time of year when Diamond Select Toys hops on a plane across the country to attend the biggest pop-culture convention in America! San Diego’s Comic-Con International 2012 will run from July 12-15, and DST will have a ton of fun events for you to attend, including a… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 4, 2012No Comments
As a nod to Tiger&Bunny fans in the US market, this Tamashii Web Shop exclusive S.H.Figuarts bike set which would normally only be available via the Asia Tamashii Web Shop will be available in limited quantities at anime, comic, collectable, specialty, and online stores in the U.S. and Canada this November. The Double Chaser features… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 4, 2012No Comments
SAN FRANCISCO, California—June 1, 2012—Lucasfilm Ltd. today announced that Kathleen Kennedy will become Co-Chair of Lucasfilm. In an effort to move forward with his retirement plans, George Lucas will work with Kathleen Kennedy to transition into her new role. Lucas will become Co-Chairman of the Board of Lucasfilm and continue as CEO.  Micheline Chau will… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 2, 2012No Comments
Chart-Topping Performance Sets The Stage For E3 Debut Of Eagerly Anticipated Sequel Skylanders Giants™ Santa Monica, CA – June 1, 2012 – Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), is pleased to announce that Skylanders Spyro’s Adventure™, which launched to great acclaim and record-setting sales in October 2011, was… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 2, 2012No Comments
Hot Toys sent out updated images tonight of their upcoming 12″ Thor and Loki figures from “Marvel’s The Avengers” and they remind everyone why they are the best in the business… “You give up the Tesseract! You give up this poisonous dream! You come home.” said Thor. Avengers fans, do you still remember this scene… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 2, 2012No Comments
Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  The Mattel marketing and PR team, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums. If you have Mattel  questions make sure to post them in the thread for the… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 2, 2012No Comments
Philadelphia – At Philly Comic Con, Kasual Friday revealed 3 new characters from their upcoming 3″ stylized figure line.  Shown for the 1sttime were MGM’s Army of Darkness ASH and CLUBBER LANG along with King Features Syndicate’s THE PHANTOM.  These figures will remain on display at Philadelphia Comic Con, Friday and Saturday at theStylinOnline.com booth. Figures will be… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 1, 2012No Comments