I stopped by my local comic book shop The Comic Bug on Saturday for Free Comic Book Day and one of the special guests was the 2-up DCUC Tomar Re. Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 3, 2010No Comments
Hi – Here is a quick update fromhttp://www.bigbadtoystore.com – Hasbro has just announced an amazing huge new batch of items and we’ve just listed preorders for everything.  There are over 150 new listings for Transformers, Star Wars and GI Joe – Please take a look at some of the many new listings mentioned below: ————-… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 3, 2010No Comments
As night blankets the sky, the moon rises and so do the dolls of Living Dead Dolls series 19: Children Of The Night. Driven by a hunger that is beyond their control, these little vamps are cursed to an eternal blood lust. This new trichromatic variant set not only features a new black, white, and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 3, 2010No Comments
  Last week I followed up on my Marvel Universe toyline top 10 wants from last year (which, you may recall, I was 0 – 11 in my predictions). This time around I’ll be looking at my top 10 Most Wanted DC Universe: Infinite Heroes predictions from a year ago. Read More
Jeff Cope • May 3, 20109 Comments
The Brave and Bold Plastic Man is another figure that uses the "build up, change up, team up" play pattern very well.  Plas comes in two versions, a basic and a deluxe.  At the point of this writing, I have only the basic.  I was going to wait to write this until I got the… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • May 1, 20104 Comments
Forty-two years ago the space race between the United States and Russia was in full swing, and a full wave of action figures known as “The Outer Space Men” was released that caught the imagination of a generation.    Although the initial salvo of characters was well received, the characters that were to be part… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 1, 2010No Comments
MOTUC TYTUS the Giant!   Next up in the AFi archive we have the first of the oversized figures in Mattel’s Masters of the Universe Classics line.    Sold only in Europe in the 1980s, fallen champion Tytus™ is available worldwide for the first time at Mattycollector.com on May17th! As befits the Heroic Giant Warlord, this… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 30, 2010No Comments
Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums.        Q1.  You have re-issued some of the harder to get characters from DCSH in two packs in DCUC, but there are still some that people would like to see back out in… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 30, 2010No Comments
  SCOOP WEEK REVEAL #6 New Accessories from SpyMonkey Creations! Last week Man of Action Jeremy "SpyMagician" Sung posted an awesome blog about people that are custom making and selling custom accessories and figures for sale.  This is a field that SpyMagician knows a lot about because he is one of the co-founders of SpyMonkey… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 30, 2010No Comments
Free Comic Book Day 2010 – Saturday, May 1: Be There! Making a list, checking it twice… gonna give FREE comics to all who are naughty and nice! FCBD 2010 is finally here! Go check out the official site to find the latest info and your closest participating shop! The official FCBD Shop Locator: Find… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 30, 2010No Comments
After I posted our archive feature of the new JLU Lobo figure a few readers asked if I could do a couple of comparison shots of Lobo with some of the other larger JLU figures.  I aim to please, so here they are!  I posted these in the Lobo archive entry, but I figured I’d… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 30, 2010No Comments
RHODE ISLAND GOVERNOR PROCLAIMS “G.I. JOE DAY” IN THE ICONIC ACTION BRAND’S HOME STATE Revered Hasbro Property is Honored at State Capital, Kicking Off Start of Annual G.I. JOE Convention  Providence, RI – April 30, 2010 – The world’s first action figure comes home to Rhode Island for the 17th annual G.I. JOE Convention, hosted… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 30, 2010No Comments