2nd Anniversary Celebration   Today as part of the 2nd Anniversary celebration  we get to lob a few questions at Marvel Toys’ Jesse Falcon about the upcoming Legendary Comic Book Heroes line. Click here to read the interview. Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 18, 2007No Comments
  2nd Anniversary Celebration DCXtreme JOKER Today we get to take a look at a lost concept that sculptor Tim Bruckner pitched to DC Direct.  DCXtreme was a line of busts pitched to the powers that be, but never materialized.   AFI gets an exclusive closer look at this cool concept. Check out the article in… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 17, 2007No Comments
  2nd Anniversary Celebration I updated my blog today with a new feature on the recently released Battlestar Galactica MiniMates from DST and Art Asylum.   I cover the exclusive Cylon 5-pack, the holiday "Cylon Elf" and the Toy Fair exclusive "Casual" Starbuck.  Included in the feature is your chance to WIN one of ten… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 16, 2007No Comments
2nd Anniversary Celebration    This week marks the 2nd Anniversary for ActionFigureInsider.com.   I have been working with several companies to secure for you a week of exclusive news across a wide spectrum of lines.   I will also be working on posting more exclusive features this week (see my blog for the first of… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 16, 2007No Comments
  BATTLESTAR GALACTICA CYLON 5-PACK    Last year at Toy Fair Art Asylum gave us our first sneak peek at the New Battlestar Galactica MiniMates.  Now, one year later, due to a joint venture between Diamond Select Toys and Art Asylum we can get our mits on them.  These Cylons are based on the hit… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 16, 2007No Comments
Torrance, CA, April 10, 2007 – Yamato USA is proud to announce another exceptional Online Shop Exclusive:  CREATORS’ LABO #05: Mine bluE #10 (‘See-Through’ White).  The original version of Yamato’s CREATORS’ LABO #05: Mine bluE #10 was a sell out success and one of Yamato’s most popular products this season.  Now this amazing repainted version… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 12, 2007No Comments
What started as an innocent Youtube lookalike contest has escalated to a hostage situation. Stephen Colbert of The Colbert Report has been taken – to wild and crazy Canada! Read hostage letter and blog, which lists various against-my-will! atrocities being committed against Colbert at this very moment. These include getting eaten by the Oshawa General… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 12, 2007No Comments
With the future of heaven and hell hanging in the balance, Dawn and Darrian must risk everything for their own futures.  Based on Joseph Michael Linsner’s fantasy-filled Dawn: Lucifer’s Halo, this all-new action figure release features the Goddess Dawn herself as well as the reincarnated spirit of Cernunnos, Darrian Ashoka.  The entire process from design… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 12, 2007No Comments
Jon Bon Jovi and Richie Sambora set for release in August 2007   TEMPE, Ariz. –McFarlane Toys has announced that Jon Bon Jovi and Richie Sambora are the latest musicians to join their expanding collection of music action figures. The figures will be released in August of 2007 and will retail between $10-12.  “Bon Jovi… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 10, 2007No Comments
I love the Shrek movies. Love them. I’m eagerly anticipating the arrival of Shrek the Third next month (man, what a good movie month! Shrek! Spidey! Pirates!) and I’ve been looking forward to seeing what new license holder, MGA Entertainment (makers of the Bratz dolls) would do with the license. Three movies and three master… Read More
Jeff Cope • April 6, 2007No Comments
The next superhero powerhouse to join the ranks of Marvel Select is none other than the gluttonous green ghoul – Zombies Incredible Hulk!  Possessing an appetite the likes of which Galactus has never seen, the comparatively mild-mannered Hulk was unfortunately transformed into an even angrier Hulk when the zombies came to his universe! Sculpted by… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 4, 2007No Comments
Leading Japanese Action Figure Series Now Available at Select Retail Stores and at the Official Konami Online Store   REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – April 4, 2007 – Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today announced its popular Busou Shinki™ action figure line is now available at select enthusiast retail stores throughout the U.S. as well as at… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 4, 2007No Comments