I just got home from a little excursion to PulpFest 2010 in Columbus, Ohio. PulpFest is a convention dedicated to the history, preservation and collecting of the pulp fiction stories of the early 20th century. Characters such as The Shadow, Doc Savage, Tarzan, and more made their first appearances in the pulps. Pulps got their… Read More
Jeff Cope • August 1, 20102 Comments
  Early Friday morning I’ll be making the 3 hour trek to Indianapolis, IN for Gen Con, the Best Four Days in Gaming! Gen Con is THE big show when it comes to gaming conventions, and is the place where many companies release their big products. This year is no exception. This week, as I… Read More
Jeff Cope • July 31, 20101 Comment
The Largest Official Gathering of TRANSFORMERS Fans Starts Today at Landmark Brand Expo in Shanghai Pawtucket, RI – July 30, 2010 – Hasbro, Inc. (NYSE: HAS) is kicking off the start of the first ever official TRANSFORMERS fan convention to be held in Asia, “TRANSFORMERS Cybertron Con,” at the East Asia Exhibition Hall at the… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 30, 2010No Comments
First ever comics based on most infamous Star Trek™ villain Complete with exclusive Khan plush doll, coming in October   “Khan is the classic Star Trek villain, and the Tipton brothers have crafted a truly engrossing story, one that eloquently spans the gaps in Khan’s history and makes his story whole,” said editorScott Dunbier. When… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 30, 2010No Comments
Batman: Under the Red Hood, the latest release in the WB/DC Comics animated movies was released on Tuesday this week.   I honestly forgot until yesterday.  Popping into Target, they had no copies of the basic or 2 disc versions left.  Best Buy is down the street, so I went there next.  Best Buy also… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • July 30, 20108 Comments
I meant to get this news up week before last, but Comic Con prep over took me.   But better late than never! Following up on their "Last Airbender" promotion, McDonald’s gives you Marvel Heroes in your Happy Meals!    The current promotion going on right now at McDonald’s is of your favorite Marvel Heroes (and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 29, 2010No Comments
 The group at SpinMaster presents actor Garrett Hedlund with a one of a kind action figure featuring his character "Sam" unmasked.   The figure was presented to him at the Disney TRON: LEGACY booth at Comic Con 2010   The reset of SpinMaster’s TRON: LEGACY toys will start hitting stores this fall.   To see images… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 28, 2010No Comments
How Club Eternia™ Works Purchase a membership to Club Eternia™ for $20 and you’re guaranteed to receive all of the monthly Masters of the Universe® Classics figures released during the year. You’ll also receive a club-exclusive Preternia Disguise He-Man™ and an all-new bonus map poster of Etheria! Starting with Bow™ in January 2011, you are… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 28, 2010No Comments
Many of us didn’t get to go to the Hasbro Star Wars panel at Comic Con because it was scheduled up against other action figure programing, so we are fortunate that the gang at Hasbro shared their PowerPoint slide show with us so we can see what was shown and what was announced.  We had… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 28, 2010No Comments
Because you demanded it!  The folks over at SyFy sent us this special sneak peek video of their upcoming original movie Mega Python vs. Gatoroid,starring Deborah (Debbie) Gibson and Tiffany. TIFFANY and DEBBIE GIBSON are here to make all your 80s nostalgia dreams come true. As they take their pent-up, top of the 80s pop… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 28, 2010No Comments
The DC Direct guys first told me about this and they were really excited for it to debut.   After it was shown at the DC Universe Online panel at Comic Con, then DC started showing it in their booth on a loop for most of the day Sunday.      It’s an impressive open… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 28, 2010No Comments
Ever wonder what it’s like to be a headliner at Comic-Con? HAWAII FIVE-0’s DANIEL DAE KIM takes you along for the ride in this exclusive COMIC-CON VIDEO DIARY Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 28, 2010No Comments