Yes, friends, possibly the most unique Batmobile you will ever see is going to be a very hard to get exclusive courtesy of Mattel! You won’t be able to edge out your fellow Treasure Hunters at 8am at the corner Wal-Mart for this bad boy! Buy you a ticket for the big show, and be… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 17, 2007No Comments
CA- San Diego Comic Con (SDCC ) is getting ready to open shop for its thirty eighth year. Starting July 25th, SDCC will be THE center of all things pop culture for four action packed days. Mezco of course will be attending, and their booth (#4145) will be alive with excitement! Not content with simply… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 16, 2007No Comments
ACTION FIGURES   JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA: SERIES 2 ACTION FIGURES Designed by Ed Benes Based on the ongoing series written by The New York Times best-selling author Brad Meltzer, with art by Ed Benes! Each figure features multiple points of articulation and a base. Advance-solicited; on sale March 26, 2008    HAWKGIRL 6.625” DR…. Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 16, 2007No Comments
Our man in Rhode Island, Superfriend, brings da funk, brings da noise, brings the lowdown from the world of the big ol’ Bots and all their flaming glory! There isn’t a bowl big enough to catch all the cool gravy being spilled in relating this harrowing tale of Bots and fans! Give it up for… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 15, 2007No Comments
The last time I was at SDCC was in 2005; I usually try to go back every other year but there’s just too much going on this year to attend.  But I can share with you guys some insight into the wild time I did have during the last trip to San Diego. Of course, for those… Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • July 15, 2007No Comments
Hey kids, wanna know where Mattel is going to be throughout the San Diego Comic Con International? Then just take a gander at this nifty schedule they just sent us. And then show up to these events and ask a bunch of questions!  Friday, July 27: Mattel and DC Comics – a heroic partnership fan… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 15, 2007No Comments
We received a very suspicious package at AFI this week. One that contained rather monsterous contents that greeted us with terrifying sound. And then shed all over the carpet. What can I be talking about? Why not click on the link to read all about the long awaited surprise from our friends at Mattel! Don’t… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 13, 2007No Comments
SOTA Toys has always tried to please the hardcore fans.  It is these fans that give us the support and input that helped make our toys some of the best out there.  We are now taking this to the next level.  We are going to take a more "grass-roots" approach to some of our figures. … Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 13, 2007No Comments
Join us in supporting the Diane Kamahele Memorial Fund by bidding on a host of unique items that Sideshow will be auctioning off during Comic Con. Sideshow does not typically eBay its products, nor has it previously sold any pre-production samples. However, the company is dedicated to honoring Diane’s memory by providing a health and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 13, 2007No Comments
July 12, 2007 (SEATTLE) — The Marvel™ HeroClix® “Coming of Galactus™” event begins today at registered hobby and game stores worldwide!  HeroClix players at hundreds of retail locations all over the world will compete in five weeks of tournaments.  Each weekly tournament is a Sealed event and is played using game pieces from the Marvel… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 12, 2007No Comments
Van Nuys- 7-12-07 San Diego Comic Con is just two weeks away so we thought we’d make a quick announcement as to what you can expect from SOTA Toys this year. This is the first SDCC with the new owners and we are all very excited to show our exclusives, some new products and announce… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 12, 2007No Comments
July 12, 2007 (SEATTLE) — WizKids Inc. announces that the sales of Marvel™ HeroClix®: Avengers, which officially released world-wide on June 27, has blown away WizKids sales expectations as well as expectations of industry retailers.  Not only did the presales of Marvel HeroClix: Avengers exceed the total sales of each of the last two HeroClix… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 12, 2007No Comments
Below please find a list of stores in the Denver area that are slated to get the first Legendary Comic Book Heroes figures.  Some stores have already set out the figures; the remainder should hit by next week.   Good Luck – they’re going pretty fast!!   953          LOVELAND, CO SC-192… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 12, 2007No Comments
So we finally found a house, after roughly a year of looking and discussing finances, schools, location, etc. Since sold our previous house last August, we’ve been renting a townhome and keeping pretty much everything packed for the eventual next move into the new house. This includes almost my entire collection of toys, prints, comic… Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • July 11, 20076 Comments
DST is excited to announce the all-star follow-up Battlestar Galactica Series 2 action figure assortment will be arriving in stores in early 2008!  Reimagined by Ron Moore, Battlestar Galactica tells the story of the last survivors of mankind and their quest to escape the murderous Cylons while searching for the mythical 13th Colony, Earth. Hinted… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 11, 2007No Comments
LOS ANGELES, CALIF., July 10, 2007 – Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS) today revealed the first details surrounding two of the three new original intellectual properties in development at EA Los Angeles (EALA) in collaboration with Academy Award® winning director and producer, Steven Spielberg. "I am a gamer myself and game development has always intrigued… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 10, 2007No Comments
Our boy Swass finally gets his own website that showcases his insanely cool custom action figures based on Ed McGuinness styled base bodies and artwork. Run, don’t walk, to this barrel of badass badassery if you like action figures, action or figures. We love it! In fact, we think it is better than a dog… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 9, 2007No Comments
Halo 3 Content Revealed as part of Halo ActionClix Collectable Miniatures Game Debut July 9, 2007 (Bellevue, WA) — WizKids Inc., a subsidiary of Topps and the creator of runaway hit games such as HeroClix® and Pirates of the Spanish Main™, will unveil exclusive Halo 3 content as part of its debut of the Halo®… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 9, 2007No Comments
This is a post about professional wrestling.  Turn back now if you feel the need. Or, keep reading and you might learn something. I’ve been a pro wrestling fan since I was nine.  It was 1984.  I sat on the floor in front of our big TV.  My mother, pregnant with my sister, slept on… Read More
Jason "JJJason" Chirevas • July 9, 20075 Comments
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., July 9, 2007 — Mattel, Inc. [NYSE:MAT] today announced the election of Vasant M. Prabhu, executive vice president and chief financial officer for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc., as a new member of the Mattel Board of Directors, effective Sept .1, 2007. This election will increase the number of Mattel Board… Read More
Daniel Pickett • July 9, 2007No Comments