Maybe I’m older than I feel, but it doesn’t seem like it was all that long ago when a convention exclusive was actually exclusive to a convention. If you weren’t going to be there in person, you either had to have a connection who could cover you, or you had to hunt for that figure… Read More
Jon "Caped Crusader" Edwards • April 2, 200986 Comments
 Toyrocket Acquires Rights To Produce "Road House" Action Figures James Dalton is a professional "cooler" (head bouncer) with a mysterious past, who is lured away from his current job in Los Angeles by Frank Tilghman to work at his club, "The Double Deuce" in Jasper, Missouri. With a philosophy degree from New York University, a… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 1, 2009No Comments
New York- Toy Fair 2009 was abuzz with excitement when Mezco Toyz announced that their popular Mez-itz line, first introduced as 2.5inch figures in 2002, would be resized into 6inch vinyl figures. Although the first of these new deluxe Mez-Itz will not be available until July, fans designer vinyl toys are in for a very… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 1, 2009No Comments
Wiebe’s Highly Anticipated Attempt Will Air Live June 2, Only on G4 LOS ANGELES, April 1, 2009 – Legendary gamer Steve Wiebe will attempt to reclaim his “Donkey Kong” throne at the 2009 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) and G4 viewers will have a live front-row seat to all the action.  Wiebe was the first person… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 1, 2009No Comments
Mattel announced today on Matty’s Facebook page the line-up today of their 2009 San Diego Comic Con exclusives.  Many of them will also be available on MattyCollector.com after the show, however some elements from some of the sets will be exclusive to the conversions.    DC UNIVERSE Classics WONDER TWINS 2 pack Form of an… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 1, 2009No Comments
The final battle for action figure supremacy is going on right now at FANtastic Exclusive and the final two combatants are already leaving their marks on one another!  After one week of voting and more than 1,000 votes, the Four Horsemen are reporting that the ravenous Raven has put down the war-hardened Wolfbat by less… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 31, 2009No Comments
And sadly JLU week draws to a close.  The last entry is the Cheetah, Lex Luthor and Shade 3-pack.   This set features the arrival of Legion of Doom member and Wonder Woman villain Cheetah.   The amazing thing about Cheetah is that she’s an all new sculpt.   She has 6 points of articulation including her… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 29, 2009No Comments
Burbank, CA –March, 2009 – Grand Jester Studios proudly announces the debut of a newline of dynamic busts designed to capture all the grandeur and power of The Walt Disney Studios’ noblest heroes, loveliest heroines, and vilest villains.  Brought to life by Disney and  Grand Jester Studios under the creative direction of animator and sculptor… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 27, 2009No Comments
For a limited time only, you can pick up both the red mutant – Ssejjhhorr, and the green mutant – Grruxx action figures as a set of two for only $25.00!! And if you order them soon, shipping is free within the continental U.S., no matter how many sets you order!! Now’s your chance to… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 27, 2009No Comments
I don ‘t have the Dr. Fate repaint that will be the last figure shipping in the next wave of single packs, so it’s time to move on to the new 3-packs.  This next 3-pack contains three new figures, which is awesome and should make it fly off of shelves.  Not only that, it contains… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 27, 2009No Comments
Parasite was a tricky figure to find the first time he was released in his original 3-pack so many fans that missed out on him on the first go around are glad to see his return.  Today on JLU week we take a look at the power-draining Superman villian Parasite. You can see Parasite at… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 26, 2009No Comments
AFI brings you this early look at Eternia’s favorite aquatic villain – Mer-Man!  Over in the Toy Archive we have an up close look at the newest edition to the wildly popular Masters of the Universe Classics line.  You can check out Mer-Man, his accessories and his alternate noggins right here. Mer-Man surfaces on Tax… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 26, 2009No Comments