Toy2R brings vinyl back to music with the announcement of a licensed collaboration with Grammy nominated phenom – DEADMAU5. Roaming the floor during next week’s Toy Fair trade show, Toy2R will be hyping this project as well as other hot 2012 releases. Stay Tuned… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 8, 2012No Comments
SCREENLIFE CELEBRATES 10tH ANNIVERSARY OF SCENE IT? WITH First-Ever Star WarsTM Scene It? Game REVEALED at 2012 NY International Toy Fair Entertainment Trivia Game Series Adds New Titles, Streaming Options   SEATTLE, WA – February 8, 2012 – Today, Screenlife®, creators of the popular Scene It?® entertainment trivia games announced its 2012 retail lineup, which… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 8, 2012No Comments
Monster High™: Ghouls Rule! Available Fall 2012 on DVD and Digital Download LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Mattel and Universal Pictures today announce a worldwide marketing and distribution alliance for the first ever feature-length DVDs from the hugely successful Monster High™ franchise. Monster High™: Ghouls Rule! will be the first direct-to-DVD, CG-animated film to be released under… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 8, 2012No Comments
Mars Attacks is making a comeback in 2012, and as a fan of vintage sci-fi, I’m pretty excited by the imminent invasion.The first thing that comes to mind when most people think of Mars Attacks, for better or worse, is the 1996 movie directed by Tim Burton. Though it’s hasn’t always been in the public… Read More
Jeff Cope • February 8, 20123 Comments
As we prepare for Toy Fair, NECA and Wiz Kids are not taking a break.  Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday they have been previewing more pieces from their upcoming sets of HeroClix.  Star Trek tactics – which involves ship battles has just released.  The big push now is Galactic Guardians, their next upcoming major release…. Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • February 7, 20121 Comment
The Han Snowlo Project: part II. So I started this goofy experiment in my last blog entry.  Over the course of Thursday through Sunday, I tracked the rate of snowfall using a broomstick and my son’s Han Solo. You can see the progress of the snow below, along with the anguished plastic cries of the… Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • February 7, 20124 Comments
In case you haven’t found any of the new vintage style “Phantom Menace” Star Wars figures from Hasbro, there is a sticker on them about a new contest.   Hasbro is giving away an all new life-sized Darth Maul signed by George Lucas.  This is a brand new sculpt, not the one done for Pepsi back… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 7, 2012No Comments
We got some news today from the Hasbro Transformers team reguarding the US release of the TRANSFORMERS PRIME First Edition Figures: TRANSFORMERS fans, As we greatly value our TRANSFORMERS fans and consumers, we appreciate the opportunity to clarify and explain the current situation with TRANSFORMERS PRIME First Edition figure availability in the U.S. We very… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 7, 2012No Comments
The Four Horsemen’s upcoming gallery show, Toypocalypse 2: Futuretro begins this Friday, February 10th at 7pm at the TT Underground Gallery in New York City, and the Horsemen are ready to reveal the limited edition Outer Space Men print that will be sold along with the exclusive “Cosmic Creators” Outer Space Men figures set at… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 7, 2012No Comments
As a player of video games, I was so happy to see Unimax launch their Gamestars line last year. While the 3-3/4″ revolution was going on strong at a variety of toy companies and with a variety of properties, it seemed video game-based action figures were only being made in the 6-7″ scale, with the… Read More
Jeff Cope • February 7, 20121 Comment
Today Sony released the full trailer for their upcoming ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ movie coming July 2012.   Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 7, 2012No Comments
How did Jason and Daniel do with their Super Bowl picks?   Well, they are nerds, so how do you think that might turn out? Actually they talk about: – all the Super Bowl genre commercials and trailers that leaked out last week and Jason coins the phrase “easiers.” – Jason jumps into the 21st century… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 7, 2012No Comments