Last week over on the Art Asylum blog Diamond Select Toys revealed the Here is the approved paint for the movie Wolverine figure and his back alley dumpster base in their Marvel Select line. While we are waiting to find out more about this figure you can check out the new trailer for X-Men Origines:… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 18, 2008No Comments
SciFi Channel has posted the trailer for the Battlestar Galactica prequel series "Caprica" I’m not gonna say too much about the plot, in case you want to go in spoiler free to the series.   You can see it here.    In further Battlestar Galactica news- The SciFi channel is currently running a new series of… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 18, 2008No Comments
Q1. Why are some Wal-Marts across the country getting full cases of DC Classics that are comprised of ONLY Red Tornado, Penguin, and Etrigan? This case assortment at any retailer is a surefire way to clog up inventory, thereby preventing new cases to arrive. So, what’s up? There is actually a pretty simple answer to… Read More
Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer • December 17, 2008No Comments
NEW YORK – Toy maker Mattel Inc. will pay $12 million to 39 states to settle an investigation over Chinese-made lead-tainted toys shipped to the U.S. in 2007, state officials said Monday. Mattel and its Fisher Price unit recalled more than 21 million Chinese-made toys last year, beginning in August, fearing the items were tainted… Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • December 16, 2008No Comments
…I’m tempted by this and I’m not a modern horror collector at all.       Yes, that’s a Jason doll the victim chick is holding. You can’t really tell from the pic, but she’s wearing a Camp Crystal Lake shirt, as well, apparently. Pretty cool crossover detail, I think. Although, how is she not… Read More
Jason "JJJason" Chirevas • December 16, 20081 Comment
In this month’s Q&A with Mattel, the following question was asked: Q: How does Mattel feel about the various customs that are made for the various lines? Do they get inspired by some of them? Do they even notice? A: We think they are just terrific! Matty and Toy Guru spend a lot of time… Read More
Scott Rogers • December 16, 200818 Comments
DC DIRECT Solicits for items shipping August 2009 ACTION FIGURES JUSTICE LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL SERIES 2 ACTION FIGURES From the pages of the much-loved ’80s series from Keith Giffen, J.M. DeMatteis and Kevin Maguire, these four characters round out the original incarnation of the Justice League International! Each figure features multiple points of articulation and a… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 16, 2008No Comments
Geek legend Todd McFarlane dropped by G4’s X-Play studios to talk to Morgan Webb about his different video game inspired action figure lines, including ‘Halo’, ‘Call of Duty’ and ‘Guitar Hero’. Check it out here: McFarlane Interview on G4 Then Attack of the Show‘s Alison Haislip takes a trip to New Jersey tour the Todd… Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • December 13, 2008No Comments
Ten Shorts Now Available Exclusively on iTunes; Legendary Illustrator Alex Ross Discusses Batman: Black & White Motion Comics in Free iTunes Podcast    Burbank, Calif., December 9, 2008 – Warner Premiere and Warner Bros. Digital Distribution announced the acclaimed graphic album “Batman: Black & White” debuted today as a Warmer Premiere Motion Comics series.  Available… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 13, 2008No Comments
 For the past couple of  years, right around the holidays, Mattel headquarters here in Southern California opens a big holiday clearance tent sale in the parking lot behind their campus.   They have a retail store on site too and also open a few regional stores for the month of December, but the tent sale really deals… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 12, 20087 Comments
SHOUT! FACTORY UNLEASHES FOUR MORE UNRELEASED MST3K EPISODES IN A COLLECTIBLE 4-DVD BOX SET Mystery Science Theater 3000: Volume XIV Featuring MST3K Film Episodes Mad Monster, Manhunt in Space, Soultaker and Final Justice, Limited-Edition Mini-Posters, and All-New Bonus Content      IN STORES NATIONWIDE FEBRUARY 3, 2009 FROM SHOUT! FACTORY  From 1988 to 1999, the… Read More
Daniel Pickett • December 12, 2008No Comments
Images of possible new figures from the Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen movie have been circulating around the net. From Tformers.com: Thanks to EasyNet, we have images of what a TaoBao auctioneer claims is Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Knock Out and Dirt Boss with alternates of a motorcycle and forklift, respectively. Knock Off is just a… Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • December 12, 2008No Comments