Between showing Battle Cat, the Under the Influence Masters of the Universe art show and us breaking the news of Optikk it has been a very MOTUC weekend here on AFi!   We’re going to keep that Eternian momentum going and show you a closer look at the January MOTUC figure – Adora.   She might… Read More
Daniel Pickett • January 10, 2010No Comments
If you live in the greater Los Angeles area and have some free time and spare cash then come on down to the Los Angeles Comic Book an Science Fiction Convention at the Shrine Auditorium! <–details and tickets here! (or at the door) Myself, SpyMagician, FreshMonkey, Scott Rodgers, Brian-Man, Flash Ah–ahhhh and several others have… Read More
Daniel Pickett • January 9, 2010No Comments
Those camera phone pictures were enough to whet your appetite with the new figures revealed tonight at Gallery1988, but how about some more detailed shots?   Ok .. you asked for it!   OPTIKK   EVIL-LYNN and SCREEECH   There’s more after the jump! Read More
Daniel Pickett • January 9, 2010No Comments
   Here is the new Masters of the Universe Classics figure reveal from the Gallery 1988 art show- Optikk from the New Adventures will be May figure     Here’s a look at both versions of Trap-jaw and the new MOTUC stands available soon on MattyCollector.com.     Here’s another angle on the new MossMan…. Read More
Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer • January 8, 2010No Comments
Tonight at the Gallery 1988 Masters of the Universe Art Show gallery opening Mattel was supposed to reveal on of the MOTUC Comic Con Exclusives for 2010… but they just updated the Matty Collector Facebook page with this message:   Okay, so for reasons beyond our control it was a no go on the SDCC… Read More
Daniel Pickett • January 8, 2010No Comments
— JAKKS-created MONSUNO™ Property Currently in Development; Building to a 2011 North America Launch —   MALIBU, Calif. – January 7, 2010 – JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (Nasdaq: JAKK) announces a strategic partnership with Dentsu Inc., a leading producer of Japanese animation, to produce an animated television series based on MONSUNO™, a new original Boys Action… Read More
Daniel Pickett • January 8, 2010No Comments
Following up on the success of last years first collaboration between Eslite, the largest bookstore chain in Taiwan (featuring the largest selection of English language publications), Toy2R has pulled out all the stops to create another amazing set of 2.5" Qees for 2010 to launch its 15th Anniversary celebration.   Using the core Qee characters;… Read More
Daniel Pickett • January 8, 2010No Comments
…and we’re back! Boy, that commercial seemed like an eternity, eh? Wait, what? It really HAS been over 5 months since the last highlight? Wow…I’ve been a supreme slack-ass, for sure. Well, rest assured loyal readers (reader?) that one of my (few) New Year’s resolutions is to blog more…to the tune of once a week… Read More
ChipCataldo • January 7, 201015 Comments
 Manufacturer and Cartoon Network Enterprises Announce a New Line of Action Figures, Bobble Heads, and Vehicles Based on the Adult Swim Series, The Venture Bros.   Bif Bang Pow! and Cartoon Network Enterprises, the licensing and merchandising arm of Adult Swim, blast off for action with today’s partnership announcement that will bring to market a… Read More
Daniel Pickett • January 7, 2010No Comments
 The expert judges have chosen their favorite videos and storyboards, but it’s now time for Power Ranger fans to have their say about who will win Bandai America Incorporated’s Power Rangers “Power Up Video Challenge.” Contestants viewed a Power Rangers “cliffhanger video” online and then submitted their own unique ending in a mini-movie or storyboard… Read More
Daniel Pickett • January 6, 2010No Comments
Mattel’s Facebook page this week gives us an update on the progress of the flocking on their Masters of the Universe Classics MossMan figure as well as announcing an SDCC exclusive reveal coming this Friday.   AFi will be on hand at the gallery opening for the reveal so keep your eyes here on Friday… Read More
Daniel Pickett • January 5, 2010No Comments
Many folks saw these pictures late last year when they leaked out before licensor approval.  Now Mattel has posted the official pictures of DC Universe Classics Wave 13 on the MattyCollector Facebook page.   There’s a lot of great awesomeness in this wave including us being one figure closer to recreating the vintage Super Powers line… Read More
Daniel Pickett • January 4, 2010No Comments