This past Saturday my little brother and I hit the Phoenix Toy Show. Before going he asked if it was going to be like Comic-Con. "Well . . . in a mini sort of way," I replied. I had been to this semi-annual show, which is held in a high school gymnasium, before. I try… Read More
Danny "CantinaDan" Neumann • November 16, 2008No Comments
Our friends over at BifBangPow just updated their site with the following news on their awesome Flash Gordon line:  After the success of Bif Bang Pow!’s ‘Flash Gordon’ Wave 1 figures of Flash and Ming, we got asked all year, "Hey, what about the rest of the gang? I want them all! I want to… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 14, 2008No Comments
Here it is folks:      Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 14, 2008No Comments
All you, CARS fans might be interested in an exclusive promotion brought to you by Mattel and Toys ‘R’ Us. Here are the details: Earlier this fall, Toys R Us gave you the opportunity to get a Sidewall Shine car just for buying five Disney/Pixar CARS character vehicles, and it looks like this giving thing… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 13, 2008No Comments
This news was just posted over at MattyCollector.com: As we get closer to 2009, (when MattyCollector.com will really take off with new product every month!) we finally have on-sale dates to announce. Here are the first batch of items to look forward to in 2009! (more details will be revealed in early December!) DCUC Adam… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 13, 2008No Comments
Mezco Toys unveils its upcoming 7" figure based on the 2009 release The Wolfman starring Benicio Del Toro as the follicly challenged leading man. Or as I like to call it, "What if Han Solo was played by a dog"? Or maybe he’s Lak Sivrak’s older brother. I dunno.   Read More
Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer • November 12, 2008No Comments
For a week you have squinted and drooled over at the tiny images of the newly announced DC Universe Classics Wave 8 over on MattyCollector.com.   Well now Mattel has sent us larger images of those figures so you can see more of the details.  And now that I have seen this larger image of… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 12, 20081 Comment
I am astounded by this video. My heart goes out to this poor man, who cannot contain such power. How has this not hit the national networks, yet? Damn you, mainstream media!!! [youtube]rIVCpzSQTPc[/youtube]   Read More
Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer • November 11, 20085 Comments
I found myself and my family in Western Connecticut earlier today.  We had planned on visiting a train museum, but it was closed on Tuesdays.  So I asked the guy at the hotel desk for suggestions.  The casino was out because of my kids ages.  Then he mentioned something I had not thought of.  We… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • November 11, 20081 Comment
Please take a few moments today, tonight, this week, to remember and appreciate our veterans. We all know someone is has served, or is currently serving. Maybe a family member, or an acquaintance, a coworker, or a friend. Please make sure you recognize and acknowledge the sacrifices made by these heroes and their families.   Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • November 11, 20082 Comments
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Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer • November 11, 2008No Comments
 Topps has just issued the following statement: The Topps Company announced today that WizKids will immediately cease operations and discontinue its product lines. Scott Silverstein, CEO of Topps, said “This was an extremely difficult decision. While the company will still actively pursue gaming initiatives, we feel it is necessary to align our efforts more closely… Read More
Jeff Cope • November 10, 2008No Comments