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Just for the holidays, I’m reposting one of my favorite Times Past recollections…I hope you all had a safe and happy holiday. Enjoy! – – – – – With the holidays here, this seemed like a good time to share my memory of receiving one of the greatest gifts ever. Read on! 1985.  Arguably the greatest… Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • December 28, 20123 Comments
Announced today on Hot Toys’ facebook page: Hot Toys is proud to present the 1/6th scale Hall of Armor Collectible from the Iron Man 2 movie from the Diorama Series, where Tony Stark displays his armors in his basement workshop in the house. The movie-accurate Hall of Armor is highly-detailed and has LED light-up functions,… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 28, 2012No Comments
Attention all lovers of classic action figures! Django Unchained Series 1 is out now! Django Unchained hits theaters Christmas Day, and it just wouldn’t be Quentin Tarantino if there wasn’t some love for the ’70s involved. True to the vibe of the film and to Tarantino’s aesthetic, our new Django Unchained action figures are classics… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 27, 2012No Comments
Gentle Giant Ltd sent out a “Happy New Year” message to their fans that also included an updated schedule for their Q1 2013 releases: Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 27, 2012No Comments
All new pre-orders and new arrivals from our friends at BigBadToyStore.com ————- NEW PREORDERS ————- HD MASTERPIECE 1/4 SCALE T-800 – BATTLE DAMAGED VERSION Enterbay has announced a new version of their 1/4 Scale Terminator figure.  This version comes from “T2:  Judgment Day” and includes a battle-damaged head sculpt with light-up red eye, regular and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 27, 2012No Comments
Entertainment Earth has just launched the big Year-End Clearance Sale.  Save big on over 700 great items at some of our lowest prices ever. Click on the banner below to get to the sale page.   Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 27, 2012No Comments
Merry Christmas Eve and Happy Holidays everyone! We hope that most of you get to enjoy some time off with your loved ones this week. And if Christmas isn’t your bent we welcome you to Winter and hope you get some good Chinese food this week! So, gather up your family, make some cocoa, get… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 25, 2012No Comments
And THIS is what it looked like at my local Toys R Us… I hope you all found what you were looking for. Merry Christmas from all of us at AFi!! Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 25, 2012No Comments
You may recall last year I wrote about the annual Mattel HQ store tent sale over on AFHub.com: Once a year at Mattel’s Headquarters in El Segundo, as part of their regular company store, they have their annual tent sale.  This sale typically runs from just after Halloween and runs until just before Christmas.   The… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 24, 2012No Comments
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Daniel Pickett • December 24, 2012No Comments
Earlier this week DC Collectibles posted their last “Ask DC Collectibles” for 2012 on the DC blog: In our latest edition of Ask DC Collectibles we’re embracing the holiday spirit and answering many of the amazing and thoughtful questions submitted this month.  So let’s jump right in and find out who’s been naughty and who’s… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 24, 2012No Comments
The second series of Street Fighter X Tekken Minimates is fighting its way to stores as we speak, featuring some of the biggest names in both franchises! Each mixed two-pack includes two Minimates, one from the Street Fighter universe and one from Tekken, each standing 2 inches tall with 14 points of articulation. Look for… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 24, 2012No Comments
Wow.  Titans across the ages.  We already knew that the 80’s Perez Teen Titans and the modern nu52 Teen Titans were in this set.  Now we can see that the whole spectrum of Titans history is in the set, from the earliest team.  And this preview also shows us a new team base, the four… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • December 23, 2012No Comments
The Spiderman set due out in February will include a sub theme of classic monsters. Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • December 22, 2012No Comments
Oshawa, ON December 22 2012 -They were sometimes poorly made, had little to no relation to the  license attached to them and you probably likely don’t remember what  happened to them after you convinced your parents to get it. Still,  lower cost Rack Toys are an essential element to any happy childhood as  evidenced by… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 22, 2012No Comments
Wolverine and the X-Men is a set which is due out sometime next summer.  The big draw is that it will focus back to the costumes of the 90’s, while the last set which featured the X-Men (Giant Sized X-Men: GSX) was geared more towards modern looks.  As I was taking a break from the… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • December 21, 2012No Comments
The third Iron Man movie is almost upon us, and the trailers are promising plenty of action and drama. Well, Diamond Select is promising toys! Not only will there be two new movie-based figures coming to the popular 7-inch-scale Marvel Select toy line, there will also be an assortment of Marvel Minimates, the 2-inch mini-figure… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 21, 2012No Comments
Today, over on the MattyCollector.com news page, Mattel gave fans details of the upcoming sale on 1/15 as well as info on the My Subscription portal and how Early Access for Subscribers will work in 2013. Toy Fans,January 15th can’t get here fast enough. Why? Because it’s going to be an insane month of rad… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 21, 2012No Comments
“The Mayan year 13.0.0.0.0 has begun. As foretold in 669 AD by the famous prophecy carved into Monument 6 in the Mayan site of Tortuguero, this date signals the return of the “Bolon Yokte Ku” — The Nine Lords of Power. It is therefore, with great reverence, that the Four Horsemen of the Toypocalypse hereby… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 20, 2012No Comments
My initial reaction was that this was the Iron Man movie set.  Apparently it is a comic based set.  But it must be very far off.  Spider-man, Teen Titans and Wolverine and the X-Men sets are coming before this one.  Glad to see Iron Monger and War Machine represented.  War Machine was conspicuously absent from both the… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • December 20, 20122 Comments
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