Note: I began writing this article last fall, when the topic was a bit more relevant. But I think the idea still has merit, and I’d love to hear your thoughts on how the DCnU was developed, now that we have some time and distance to reflect upon the original event and transition… –  –  […] Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • June 20, 2012No Comments
“The Dark Knight Rises” in theaters July 20. Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Pictures’ “The Dark Knight Rises” is the epic conclusion to filmmaker Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy. Leading an all-star international cast, Oscar(R) winner Christian Bale (“The Fighter”) again plays the dual role of Bruce Wayne/Batman. The film also stars Anne Hathaway, as Selina… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 19, 2012No Comments
With their 3rd anniversary coming next month, Luke’s Toy Store has rebuilt their online store from scratch in order to add over a dozen new features for their customers. The biggest change is a new way for customers to save money on shipping. Starting today, customers can choose to have any Minimate item in the… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 18, 2012No Comments
Happy Monday everyone! We hope all you dad’s out there had a great Father’sDay yesterday! Of course we will discuss Ridley Scott’s ‘Prometheus’ as it was one of our most anticipated films of the summer. Did we dig it? Did it leave us cold? We well cover that at the end of the show in… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 18, 2012No Comments
Roam the Universe With Doctor Who Favorites It’s silly and small and cost effective, but it lets you stick a Dalek to things and makes me want a PeeChee folder or Trapper Keeper so I had to share! We just added the Doctor Who Sticker Set with a TARDIS, K9 and for different Daleks for… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 18, 2012No Comments
This year, Diamond Select Toys is all about letting the fans choose. With the Marvel Minimates Series 50 Fan Poll in its final week at Marvel.com, yet another poll has launched over at Toysrus.com! This fall, the Website — as well as Toys “R” Us stores nationwide — will carry a Minimates box set based… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 18, 2012No Comments
Event Kicks off Collaboration with ESPN, Hot Wheels Double Loop Dare Will Air Live Globally EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– On Saturday, June 30, Hot Wheels strives for another world record with a gravity-defying, two-driver double vertical loop attempt at X Games Los Angeles 2012. The life-sized Hot Wheels Double Loop Dare will pair Team Hot… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 18, 2012No Comments
Studio Creating Over 40,000 Limited-Edition Collectible Hotel Keycards for New TV Series 666 Park Avenue, Arrow and Revolution BURBANK, Calif. (June 18, 2012) — Warner Bros. Entertainment is the key to excitement at Comic-Con! The Studio has once again created a set of limited-edition collectible hotel keycards, which will be in use at top hotels… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 18, 2012No Comments
THE WORLD’S LARGEST COLLECTION OF CRACKER JACK TOY PREMIUMS AND VINTAGE PEZ, G.I. JOES AND HOT WHEELS TO BE SOLD AT PROFILES IN HISTORY’S JULY 2012 AUCTION LOS ANGELES, June 18, 2012 – Profiles in History, run by Joe Maddalena, couldn’t be more excited to take buyers back to their childhood with a collection of… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 18, 2012No Comments
Power-Con / ThunderCon is the convention dedicated to all things He-Man, She-Ra, and ThunderCats! The convention returns September 22-23, 2012 at the Torrance Marriott South Bay in Torrance, CA. For more information, please visit http://www.thepower-con.com   Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 16, 2012No Comments
In my previous article, I discussed my feelings on the biggest issue with Mattel’s Young Justice line, the price.  You can read about it here.  Today, I want to talk about character packout. 1. One of the things I noticed while collecting the Batman Brave and Bold line was what was left on the shelves. … Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • June 16, 201217 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 15, 2012No Comments