Posted today over at DC Comics official blog:   After the BLACKEST NIGHT comes the BRIGHTEST DAY, and if you’re still reeling from the amazing look of the DC DIRECT figures surrounding last year’s DCU-spanning event, you may need to sit down for this one. Starting in March, DC DIRECT will kick off another series… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 13, 2010No Comments
A Trinity of Official Show Exclusives, Phenomenal First-to-Buy Opportunity and Special Autograph Sessions by Todd McFarlane, Rob Drydek, Seth Green and Matt Senreich Vault Toys“R”Us to the Top of the “Buy Pile”   Last year, Toys“R”Us® created a titanic team-up with Entertainment Earth to help action figure and comic book fans celebrate Comic-Con International in… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 13, 2010No Comments
Now, fans can recreate their favorite Robot Chicken parodies, such as the Nerd’s visit to a Sci-Fi convention with this 5-inch action figure.  Complete with a Top Hat, Sandwich, Magical Unicorn Mayonnaise Jar, Adult Swim swag bag and a 2010 San Diego Comic-Con t-shirt, the iconic Robot Chicken Nerd character is ready to geek out… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 13, 2010No Comments
Underground Toys are pleased to announce the details of their 2010 San Diego Comic Con exclusive classic Doctor Who items – The 5th Doctor in Regeneration Outfit and The 5th Doctor & The Master from Planet of Fire  These items will be available for sale at Underground Toys’ booth # 3949 alongside the 11th Doctor… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 12, 2010No Comments
Two-packs Spotlight Historic UFC Bouts MARKHAM, Ontario, Canada, July 12, 2010 – Round 5, a leader in producing mixed martial arts collectible figurines, today released images of several prototypes of its “Versus” line, pairs of distinctly new figures highlighting battle scenes from great UFC matchups.  The prototypes were first seen at the Round 5 booth… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 12, 2010No Comments
UD Replicas Officially Unveils ‘Leather-as-Metal’ Motorcycle Suit Based on IRON MAN 2 Produced Under License With Marvel, Amazing Replica of Tony Stark’s Mark V Suitcase Suit from IRON MAN 2 TORONTO, Ontario, Canada (July 12, 2010) –Building an extraordinary collection of handcrafted, high-end leather motorcycle suits that replicate the on-screen designs worn by cinematic Super… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 12, 2010No Comments
The 2010 Canadian 80s Toy Expo will be July 18th, 2010 at the Doubletree International Plaza Hotel Toronto Airport, 655 Dixon Road, Toronto, Ontario. The show features dealers selling Star Wars (new and vintage), GIJoe (vintage and modern), Transformers (vintage and Japanese imports), Super Heroes (Marvel, DC etc), Wrestling, Masters of the Universe Classics and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 12, 2010No Comments
Shocker Toys returns to San Diego Comic-Con Booth #3849 with 6 summer exclusive figures, live celebrity interviews, artist signings and toys, toys, toys! Do you want collectibles?  How about Barry Hubris (The Tick), The Blank (Dick Tracy) and Dan Garret (The Blue Beetle)?  All are 6” fully articulated action figures and all are limited piece… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 12, 2010No Comments
SDCC is only about 10 days away.  I find myself day dreaming about what could be.  If you’ve read some of my other blogs you know that I see DC Direct’s 6 inch of DC characters and Mattel’s 6 inch DC Universe classics as competing for my money but complementing each other on my shelves…. Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • July 12, 201016 Comments
Over the weekend Mattel updated their Facebook page with images of the Retro-Action "The Real Ghostbusters" Peter figure in both his regular and variant versions:   Retro Action is coming to the Ghostbusters with this “Citizen Ghost” Peter figure from the animated series “The Real Ghostbusters”! Peter talks with 3 phrases right from the show…. Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 11, 2010No Comments
Mattel put together this video showing off the features of their 2010 SDCC DC Infinite Heroes Starro  packaging:     Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 10, 2010No Comments
Pittsburgh, — Orangestone Promotions, Inc., promoters of  the Steel City Con (http://www.steelcitycon.com) is celebrating 21 years as Pennsylvania’s Largest Toy, Comic Book and Pop Culture Convention this August 6-8, 2010 at the Monroeville Convention Center.   The celebrity guest list continues to build as Pittsburgh gets ready to host a national level show.  In addition to… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 9, 2010No Comments