So it was a strange week, with 4 deaths in the entertainment world in short succession. First Farrah Fawcett, then Michael Jackson, followed this weekend by Billy Mays and Fred Travelena.  It certainly ranks up there with previous back to back passings, such as 2003’s Johnny Cash/John Ritter event, or 1997’s back to back travelers… Read More
Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer • June 29, 20097 Comments
Just posted over on Matty’s Facebook page- Hey DCU fans, Our second shipment of Alex Luthor and Ultraman has just arrived. This Earth 3 DCU two pack will go back on sale this Wednesday July 1st at 12:00 noon! Set your watches now and don’t miss out!  You can find the order page for this… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 29, 2009No Comments
  Upper Deck Secures Multi-Year Licensing Partnership with Marvel Entertainment, Inc.   Deal INCLUDES Rights to MARVEL’S SLATE OF FEATURE FILMS AND CLASSIC COMIC BOOK PROPERTIES FOR TRADING CARD GAMES AND TRADING CARDS   (June 26, 2009) – The Upper Deck Company is pleased to announce today that it has established a long-term licensing agreement… Read More
Jeff Cope • June 29, 2009No Comments
  Well, the Walmart Exclsuivse DC Universe Classics wave 10 has finally officially shown up in the Walmart computer system: 27084-72801 – N7179 – DCU MAN-BAT 27084-72802 – N7184 – DCU BATMAN 27084-72807 – N7285 – DCU JOKER 27084-72808 – N7286 – DCU ROBOT MAN 27084-72809 – N7287 – DCU BEAST BOY 27084-72810 – N7289… Read More
Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer • June 27, 2009No Comments
Hey JLU fans! It’s good versus evil in the ultimate JLU matchup when two new 6-packs arrive at Target stores this August. One set is themed villains and one is good guys, but both are packed with fan requests and first-time offerings! The League United 6-Pack Superman Mr. Terrific — first-time figure! Supergirl — adult… Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • June 27, 2009No Comments
Mez-itz 6" rotocast vinyl collectables that are cool by design. seriesOne of Mezco’s designer vinyl line presents Hellboy & Abe Sapian. These figures, based on the character designs from the film Hellboy 2:The Golden Army unleash the potential of the Mez-itz designer figures. Applying the essence of these dynamic heroes onto the canvas like Mezitz… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 26, 2009No Comments
Queen Alluxandra of the Bluddmane Clan”, “Isadorra of the Ironspynne Clan”, “Siliskk the Mutant” and full sets of “Queen Alluxandra & Her Royal Council”, all characters from their fan favorite property “7th Kingdom”, beginning at 8pm est on Wednesday July 1st.    Although Queen Alluxandra and Isadorra will be available at both Store Horsemen (http://www.StoreHorsemen.com)… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 26, 2009No Comments
Well, MJ had a bit more of a controversial life than Farrah, but regardless of his personal life he did have a big influence on the music industry and the media.   We at AFi would be remiss if we did not also acknowledge the passing of Michael Jackson.   Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 25, 2009No Comments
Manufacturer Releases the First in a Line of All-New Action Figures and Bobble Heads Based on the ABC Series LOS ANGELES, CA (June 25, 2009) – Bif Bang Pow! unveils the first in a line of collectibles based on the immensely popular ABC series Lost at Comic-Con International: San Diego 2009.  And there’s more to… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 25, 2009No Comments
AFi mourns the passing of an icon.   You know you’re getting old when the people on your childhood posters passes. Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 25, 2009No Comments
Star Wars™ Comic-Con Spectacular Will Feature Exclusive Footage  and Exciting Announcements from the LIVE Lucasfilm Presentation  Hosted by G4’s Olivia Munn and Kevin Pereira, the Two-Hour Special  Will Premiere on G4 Saturday, July 25 at 2pm ET/PT   LOS ANGELES – June 24, 2009 — Lucasfilm Ltd. and G4 are joining forces for a milestone… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 24, 2009No Comments
This news is a little old but i realized I never put it up on the front page, so I thought I’d correct that for all my fellow Who-fans out there. Underground Toys has a pretty amazing line up of Comic Con Exclusives that expand their Classic Doctor Who figure line.    Sixth Doctor with… Read More
Daniel Pickett • June 24, 2009No Comments