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As expected, when word of Michael Bay changing the origins and a base principal of the ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ for the upcoming film the internet turned to the original creators Eastman and Laird for their reaction and in some instances help with defeating Bay’s idea of turtles from space.  While it’s interesting to get… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 22, 2012No Comments
This week our friends at ‘The Four Horsmen Studios‘ found themselves the subject of a feature article in the most famous newspaper in the world – The New York Times.  The article, a year in the making, was written by NYT editor and AFi reader/poster Gregory Schmidt.   The article originally had a bit of a… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 22, 2012No Comments
Just prior to Toy Fair in February, rumors of a new Batman toy line started to emerge.  Then the week  before Toy Fair Warner Brothers confirmed the line in a single sentence in a press release describing what they would be showcasing at the annual trade show: Mattel also plans to introduce the evergreen Batman… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 22, 2012No Comments
The Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2) runs from April 13-15 this year, and once again Diamond Select Toys (DST) will be in attendance! And since it’s also the 10th anniversary of Minimates, they’ve got some great events planned! First off, Saturday afternoon will bring a special 10th anniversary Minimates panel, focusing on the coming… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 22, 2012No Comments
Round 2 to honor funny car heroes of the ‘60s and ‘70s with detailed replicas SOUTH BEND, Indiana – 3/21/2012 – Round 2, LLC, is thrilled to introduce Legends of the Quarter Mile™, a new line of drag racing memorabilia including 1:25 scale plastic model kits, 1:64 scale slot cars and highly detailed die cast… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 22, 2012No Comments
In promotion for the launch of the comic book Waking Wally Street #1, Rocketboy Customs will be holding two raffles.  One for a customized dunny & one for a customized mini munny. The Prizes consist of Spudz (dog dunny) and Jack Henderson (mini munny).  Both characters appear in the first issue of Waking Wally Street… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 22, 2012No Comments
Jenna-Louise Coleman has beaten hundreds of hopefuls to become the new companion to Doctor Who, it was announced today by Steven Moffat. Twenty-five year old Jenna from Blackpool, England will star alongside the 11th Time Lord, Matt Smith, to mark the biggest year in the show’s history. Best known for her roles in Emmerdale (Jasmine… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 21, 2012No Comments
(Austin, TX – March, 2012) –  To celebrate the 133rd anniversary of Albert Einstein’s birth (March 14th, 1879), Mimoco (www.mimoco.com), makers of the MIMOBOT® and MIMOMICRO™ lines of designer USB flash drives and card readers, is unveiling two brand-new Einstein™ x MIMOBOT characters at SXSW (South By Southwest) – Emcee2Einstein and Brainstein MIMOBOT flash drives…. Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 21, 2012No Comments
Posted early this morning on Hot Toys Facebook page: Following the well-received Nick Fury collectible, another Avenger is coming very soon! Guess who comes next? More Avengers are coming before movie launches! Stay tuned! –Hot Toys Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 21, 2012No Comments
STAN LEE TO SIGN HIS NY TIMES BEST-SELLER “ROMEO & JULIET: THE WAR” THIS SATURDAY AT BARNES AND NOBLE AT THE GROVE IN LOS ANGELES5PM PT   Los Angeles, March 19, 2012—Comic Icon Stan Lee (therealstanlee.com) is set to sign his ground-breaking NY Times Best-seller “ROMEO AND JULIET: THE WAR” at Barnes & Noble At… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 21, 2012No Comments
There’s a Storm coming! No, we’re not forecasting the weather, we’re telling you about the next figure in the Marvel Select action figure line! The weather-controlling mutant Storm will be joining the ranks of Diamond Select Toys’ 7-inch-scale X-Men series, which means her Danger Room base will connect with the bases of Cyclops, Colossus and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 20, 2012No Comments
Agent Sophie Trinh: So which car do you want? Brian O’Conner: All of them.                                                             – Fast & Furious Indianapolis, IN (March 2012) Consider the following: Fast… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 20, 2012No Comments
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