One of the neat features in the new Hasbro Indiana Jones 3 3/4" figures are the little fictional and historial relics that come packed with each figure. Below is a checklist of which relic comes with what figure. Read More
Scott Rogers • April 28, 20086 Comments
Today’s sneak preview features the German Soldier with Motorcycle as seen in Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade. I don’t know what it is about bikers, but the Hasbro team really seems to pull out all of the stops when it comes to bike-riding characters (the last excellent one was Star Wars’ VOTC Biker Scout)… Read More
Scott Rogers • April 28, 20081 Comment
Here is my latest summary on LOST.  If you have not seen the episode yet, then don’t read any further.  If you have and want to see what I had to say, please indulge! WARNING: SPOILERS!                         Read More
Glenn Moss • April 28, 2008No Comments
As excitment for the latest Indiana Jones adventure grows – toy fans will get their Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull fix several weeks earlier with the May 1st release of Hasbro’s newest figures and vehicles based on the new and classic movies. Rather than concentrating on the action figures, I’m going to… Read More
Scott Rogers • April 27, 20081 Comment
It’s not everyday that you catch a really great cartoon. Let’s face it Saturdays morning cartoons are made for kids, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have great characters and tell good stories. Unfortunately these days, those are few and far between. Bruce Timm and company really raised the bar with Batman the animated series… Read More
Bill "Fresh Monkey" Murphy • April 27, 20085 Comments
Let me tell you, it was an impromptu jaunt that ended up lucky for me.  I had ordered a fish for one of my saltwater tanks, but that pet shop wasn’t open until 11am.  Here it was 10:15am and I’d already visited PetSmart to pick up the organic food I feed my cats (yes, I’m… Read More
ChipCataldo • April 26, 20085 Comments
  NY- Mezco Toyz, renowned creators of action figures and collectibles, have teamed up with Best Buy stores, North America’s number-one specialty retailer of consumer electronics, to offer two iconic figures from the award winning South Park series. The first figure is “Motorcycle Cop Cartman” dressed as a policeman from the fan favorite episode where… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 25, 2008No Comments
Variety just announced that the announcement was officially made this afternoon jointly from executive producers Peter Jackson and Fran Walsh, after months of speculation and debate, that Hellboy 1& 2 director del Toro will in fact be taking the reigns on this project as well as a sequel.   The sequel will deal with the 60… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 24, 2008No Comments
The first piece in the range of collectibles for Disney’s The Chronicles Of Narnia: Prince Caspian that Weta announced earlier this month is now available to pre-order from Weta’s website, www.wetanz.com/princecaspian /satyr. The Warrior Satyr is based on a concept drawing by Weta designer Stephen Crowe: "I wanted quite an action-filled piece, and the real… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 24, 2008No Comments
SAN FRANCISCO (April 23, 2008) – SEGA® of America, Inc. announced it is working with renowned toy designer and manufacturer, Hasbro, Inc., to produce a line of toys based on THE INCREDIBLE HULK video game. Targeting the core fans of Marvel’s renowned green goliath THE INCREDIBLE HULK, Hasbro’s licensed toy line will include four action… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 24, 2008No Comments
The Poll: http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=11001 2006 SDCC.  I was struck by certain figures.  Nemesis.  Sand.  Aquaman with two hands.  How had Mattel decided on such odd choices.  Then I remembered the we, the fans, knowing the policy of reusing parts in JLU, had actively discussed Nemesis and Sand as ways to reuse Lex Luthor’s holster.  Mattel had… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • April 24, 20088 Comments
We are truly living in a golden era of toys. The stalwart lines of Marvel, DC, Star Wars and GI Joe are offering unprescidented character selection and excellent quality figures and vehicles. Old favorites like Megos and Captain Action are getting another chance at getting on the market. Every major genre movie this summer like Dark Knight, Iron… Read More
Scott Rogers • April 24, 20082 Comments
 So I recently made a momentous change in my life!  I got ENGAGED! Does this mean the end of collecting?  Read More
Jeremy "SpyMagician" Sung • April 24, 20088 Comments
Finally, the show that demonstrates that I am nothing more than a Lemming running towards the cliff returns.  Thank the TV gods!  But I’m not really going to talk about the upcoming episode.  No.  Instead I’m going to share some of my brilliant insight on a hot button topic on LOST, namely who’s eye was… Read More
Glenn Moss • April 24, 2008No Comments
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Jim Abell • April 23, 20081 Comment
I found it today.  Saw it first at SDCC 2006, when I met Boy Wonder, prior manager of Mattel’s DC line.  Never expected it would take a year and a half to find.  And there it was, today, hanging with a complete set of DCUC Wave 2 (left those for someone else).  Superman/Star Sapphire/Sand. There… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • April 23, 20089 Comments
Back in February while I was NYC covering Toy Fair my girlfriend volunteered to cover the local Gallifrey I Dr. Who convention here in LA.  It was a little quiet on the Sunday she attended, but there were some interesting panels, sites and costumes… even a Tardis Tissue cozy!  So I present to you an… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 23, 2008No Comments
The First Lady of the North Pole is one of Santa’s greatest assets! One of the coldest places on Earth is getting hotter. Naughty and nice, Mrs. C. finds a new way to work the North Pole – just doing what she can to keep Santa happy on those cold winter nights.     You… Read More
Danny "CantinaDan" Neumann • April 23, 20081 Comment
Like most denizens of AFI, I’m on the hunt for DC Universe Classics Series 2.  As you may have read, I have Black Manta and Superman Blue, so far.  The only other figure I’ve seen is Superman Red. The Target closest to my house is usually a disaster area by 5PM, but it doesn’t seem… Read More
Jason "JJJason" Chirevas • April 23, 20085 Comments
I’ve been collecting action figures for a long time now and everytime there’s a price increase I wince.  Like many of you, I get comfortable with the pricing on the lines I collect and it’s not easy to make an adjustment to new pricing, but I think we’re all going to be in for a… Read More
Jim Abell • April 23, 20085 Comments