Did Faraday’s plan work? We look at the exciting two-part season opener! Or otherwise known as How Lost got it’s Groove Back! Tuesday night’s season premiere served up enough gasps, shrieks and heartbreaking moments to make it feel like a season finale—and it is only the beginning. Please return your seats to their full upright… Read More
Glenn Moss • February 5, 20101 Comment
Sneak Peek Event! WizKids announces the DC Comics Blackest Night Starter All this week the good folks at Wizkid are debuting new pieces/characters from their next DC set based on the current story line "Blackest Night" available in stores May 12th, 2010.   Each set will come with the following: ◊ Seven 3D HeroClix miniatures,… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 4, 2010No Comments
Tokyo, Japan February 4 , 2010 – Kotobukiya has announced the release of Lost Planet 2™ PVC Action Figures from Capcom’s upcoming new action game Lost Planet 2 which is scheduled to be released on May 20, 2010 in Japan and May 18, 2010 in North America and Europe. Lost Planet 2 is the next… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 4, 2010No Comments
First we want to thank Plastic & Plush for awarding Erick Scarecrow 3rd place "Artist of the Year 2009" and his release Medusa won 8th place "Vinyl Toy of the Year 2009". Thank you!!! Now bleeding out of Erick Scarecrow’s 5 Deadly Micci series is the new Bloody Micci just in time for that special holiday. The release… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 4, 2010No Comments
The Hasbro Star Wars team has answered the latest round of  Star Wars questions submitted by AFi readers. This is the first round of answers for 2010,and there’s plenty more to come.   Check the end of this post for how you can submit a question for the next round. Q1) I’ve noticed the many of… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 3, 2010No Comments
Mattel just updated the news section of their MattyCollector.com site to give fans the following update of the February on-sale date, Wun-Dar’s shipping and the weight of BattleCat. Hey Toy Fans, They say when it rains, it pours, and they ain’t kidding. We’ve had so much news in the last week on our 2/15 sale,… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 3, 2010No Comments
 HeroClix have been back for a while.  And I feel remiss for not blogging their return.  Then again, most stores in my area have not carried the product since the return and there are no nearby places to play anymore.  So they only kind of came back. Brief history.  HeroClix were created by WizKidsGames.  The… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • February 3, 20104 Comments
The dead need love too and now you can express it with Dax,Kit, Marcy, Jack and Chungkee from the global phenomenon, Skelanimals (www.skelanimals.com) , created by Mitchell Bernal!  Toy2R offers this teaser for the 2010 assortment of newly designed 2.5” Qee characters based on the Skelanimals core characters to be released worldwide. To add a… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 3, 2010No Comments
The Transformers Adventure Continues As Hasbro Invites Kids To Join The AUTOBOTS And The Elite N.E.S.T. Team Pawtucket, RI – February 1, 2009 – Hasbro, Inc. (NYSE: HAS) announced today the start of a special promotion for its popular TRANSFORMERS toy line and is inviting kids and fans to “Join the N.E.S.T. GLOBAL ALLIANCE.”  BUMBLEBEE… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 3, 2010No Comments
Goofy in-house characters for the win!  Yup, I’m of the minority, I know…I actually *like* these guys.  While news of their upcoming release in the DC Universe Classics line has caused tremendous uproar and their original inclusion in Super Powers (instead of some of the 3,000 characters already inhabiting the DC Universe) has never been… Read More
ChipCataldo • February 3, 20107 Comments
Bif Bang Pow! to Produce ’70s Style Action Figures Based on Some of the World’s Most Popular Properties  LOS ANGELES, CA (February 2, 2010) – Announcing one of the widest ranges of highly articulated 8-inch retro-style action figures in years. In cooperation with EMCE Toys, Bif Bang Pow!™ is proud to bring the original "’70s… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 2, 2010No Comments
Fans have eagerly been awaiting info on the release of the Cheshire Cat and now the wait is over!    Jinx has been reimagined as the Cheshire Cat and there are two versions:    The Purple Cheshire Cat is exclusive to Asia and the UK, as well as Hot Topic (in the US).  The Orange… Read More
Daniel Pickett • February 2, 2010No Comments