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The gang over at Super7 have posted an update as well as an FAQ for fans interested in their new RE-Action figures and their SDCC exclusives: A million thanks to everyone for the overwhelmingly positive response to our ALIEN ReAction Figure exclusives for San Diego Comic Con!  Looks like we are going to have a… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 26, 2013No Comments
Monogram International has sent us the announcement for their FIFTH 2013 Comic-Con Exclusive!  Exclusive number five is a 4” Resin Set based on Batman characters and it is a 200 piece limited edition. DC 4” Resin Figures Set#1 It’s up to the dynamic duo to foil the evil plot of Bane and Harley Quinn! Monogram… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 26, 2013No Comments
A brand new batch of pro-orders and new arrivals over at BigbadToyStore.com! ————– NEW PRE-ORDERS ————– PORTAL 7″ FIGURES – ATLAS, P-BODY, SET NECA has just announced new 7″ figures of P-Body and Atlas from Portal. Each comes with LED light effects in both themselves and their ASHPD accessories, and we have them listed at… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 26, 2013No Comments
Just like they were when you were a kid, only BIGGER! Gentle Giant continues on with their new line of vintage Star Wars action figure reproductions with the release of Yak Face! Digitally scanned from mint 3 3/4” Kenner originals and reproduced in scale to the rest of the jumbo Kenner line. Nothing has been… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 25, 2013No Comments
Yesterday Mattel reveled images of their carded samples for MOTUC Clamp Champ on their official facebook page.   In addition to that was the news that was bound to ruffle some feathers that Clamp Champ would be exclusive to Club Eternia subscribers and not have any “day of” sales for the figure.   Mattel mentioned that this… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 25, 2013No Comments
  Ralph McQuarrie’s early designs of C-3PO are uniquely different from that of the final screen version. Based on original pre-production illustrations for Star Wars: A New Hope, this mini bust displays a fascinating look at McQuarrie’s conceptual development of the beloved protocol droid. Digitally sculpted by the master artisans at Gentle Giant Ltd. using… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 25, 2013No Comments
The most massive and most incredible Gremlin figure ever produced is finally headed your way this Fall. When fully assembled the Spider Gremlin stands Over 10″ Tall and is Nearly 15″ Across and Over 12″ Deep!! It is enormous and full of detail! An incredible re-creation of the puppet seen in Gremlins 2: The New… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 24, 2013No Comments
Up for pre-order right now at http://www.StoreHorsemen.com are two different sets of the 2013 SDCC/Store Horsemen exclusive Alpha Phase Outer Space Men! The first set includes the debut of the much anticipated deluxe Outer Space Man, Colossus Rex! This set also features two brand new female OSM designed by the original creator of the Outer… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 24, 2013No Comments
Today over on the official San Diego Comic Con website they posted their list of SDCC 2013 exclusives.   It’s not a compete list yet.  Right off the bat I notice that companies like BifBangPow/Entertainment Earth, Mattel and Gentle Giant are missing, but there are still a TON of exclusives on the list that you might… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 21, 2013No Comments
They’re BACK!  The Four Horsemen Design Studio are back on line with their new website Source Horsemen!   This new site will feature news, updates, announcements and the long awaited return of their forums.  Check out all the new stuff now over at Source Horsemen and tell’em the gang at AFi sent ya! SOURCE HORSEMEN IS… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 21, 2013No Comments
So far we have seen Big Chief Studios focus on the more recent incarnations of Doctor Who with their 10th and 11th high end 1:6th scale figures.  But now it looks like they are also going classic with the announcement of the upcoming figure based on the 4th Doctor. Veteran Doctor Who actor Tom Baker… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 21, 2013No Comments
 General Zod DLC Character Gameplay Video Released   Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today confirmed that it will be releasing a Man of Steel Superman skin in July.  The skin is based on DC Comics’ iconic Superman character as seen in Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures’ feature film “Man of Steel.”  Also scheduled for release… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 21, 2013No Comments
Here Comes a New Challenger! LOS ANGELES, Calif., (June 19, 2013) – Leading toy manufacturer Multiverse Studio Inc. today announced the latest wave of Bobble Budds® figures featuring the classic videogame fighting franchise Street Fighter®. Following up on the inaugural Round 1 release, Street Fighter Bobble Budds Round 2 expands the roster with more fan favorite characters of everyone’s… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 21, 2013No Comments
Funko just sent over their latest announcements on their Pop Vinyl line.  As you can tell by the press release, their press rep Shawndra is excited for the Daryl Dixon 9″ Pop.   Personally I’m gunning for this new wave of DC Pop Vinyls!   ~ NEW POP! HEROES ~   Oh. This. Is. A. Goodie…. Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 20, 2013No Comments
Everybody remember where we parked! Comic-Con International in San Diego has long been the home to all levels of Star Trek fandom. From casual fans to die-hard cosplayers, every degree of Trek fan is in attendance. And while Diamond Select Toys always has something new to show off to Trekkies at the show, it’s been… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 20, 2013No Comments
I hope all of you Dads out there had a great Father’s Day and Father’s Day weekend. I know I did! We do a bit of reminiscing on our dads in this episode and their influence on our geekdom in this episode. My dad and his music, Jason’s dad and movies and both dad’s relationship… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 20, 2013No Comments
New Pre-orders and Just Arrived items from BigBadToyStore.com ————- NEW PREORDERS ————- TRANSFORMERS MASTERPIECE – MP-20 WHEELJACK, MP-21 BUMBLEBEE, MP-12G G2 SIDESWIPE Three new Masterpieces have been announced!  Wheeljack and Bumblebee are currently listed at $79.99 each,  but these prices are subject to change.  We also have G2 Sideswipe listed — he comes with his… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 20, 2013No Comments
The team at Diamond Select Toys loves Star Wars, and they love droids, which is why they’ve made a few different droids in their line of vinyl Star Wars banks. R2-D2, R2-R9 and R2-Q5 have all made their way into collectors’ hands, and now there’s a new droid headed to San Diego! This year’s Comic-Con… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 20, 2013No Comments
Apparently yesterday was the 30th anniversary of the revolutionary video game Dragon’s Lair.   What made Dragon’s Lair different is that instead of it using computer graphics, it was a fully 2-D animated cartoon from Don Bluth studios that ran on a laser disk. Here’s what Wikipedia says about Dragon’s Lair: Dragon’s Lair is a laserdisc… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 20, 20133 Comments
Apparently yesterday was the 30th anniversary of the revolutionary video game Dragon’s Lair.   What made Dragon’s Lair different is that instead of it using computer graphics, it was a fully 2-D animated cartoon from Don Bluth studios that ran on a laser disk. Here’s what Wikipedia says about Dragon’s Lair: Dragon’s Lair is a laserdisc […] Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 20, 2013No Comments
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