That’s what it looks like.  I had this link emailed to me today. Check it out and see if you have the extra scratch laying around to pick up the tab of the biggest gaming convention out there. You better hurry, it looks like there might already be an offer pending. Gen Con For Sale…. Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 24, 20081 Comment
Yamato USA Announces the Opening of Preorders for Its Fantasy Figure Gallery:  Medusa’s Gaze Inspired by the Work of Luis Royo TORRANCE, CA, October 28, 2008.  Dare you gaze upon the face of Medusa?  Legend has it that even a fleeting glance will turn a man to stone. But perhaps the real question is: Will you be… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 24, 20081 Comment
Spend some time in the hallowed forums at Action Figure Insider and you’ll quickly discern that many collectors are also serious comic book fans. So I though it might be interesting to spend some time talking with comic industry insider, Brian Miller. No doubt, you’ve seen his coloring in some of the many titles he… Read More
Danny "CantinaDan" Neumann • November 23, 20085 Comments
If you are like me, then your Dexter bobble-head that you picked up at Comic Con is getting lonely on the shelf all by himself.   Well, the folks at BifBangPow have heard your cries, and starting next month you should be able to fill out the cast.   Dexter is currently about midway into it’s 3rd… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 21, 20082 Comments
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Nov 21, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) –Mattel, Inc. (NYSE:MAT) announced today that the Mattel Board of Directors has approved the company’s common stock annual dividend for 2008 of seventy-five cents per share. The dividend is payable on Dec. 18, 2008, to stockholders of record on Dec. 5, 2008. "The Mattel Board of Directors… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 21, 20081 Comment
The Cylons will be returning to television early next year, making this the perfect time for these all-new Retro Cylon Warrior action figures to take over!  Exclusively available from Toy Rocket, the all-new Battlestar Galactica Razor Cylon Warrior is bringing some added firepower to the front lines! Taken from the small-screen Razor movie, the retro-era… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 21, 20081 Comment
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Daniel Pickett • November 21, 2008No Comments
Ah the holidays are here!  Sure, most folks think turkey, Santa and whatnot.  But for me one special part of the holidays is CHAP MEI!   Who is this mysterious ninja lurking by my rice cooker…?  Read on!     Read More
Jeremy "SpyMagician" Sung • November 21, 200814 Comments
You may have caught a little news blurb in the past few days about a small plane crash in Rhode Island.  On board that plane, was my best friend, Robert Zoglio. I’ll put a few links in here to the various stories run locally, but they only tell of his end.  Not how he lived. … Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • November 19, 200811 Comments
TOY2R is pleased to announce that famed retailer HOT TOPIC is starting to offer QEES at their locations across the country. In an effort to make QEES available to new audiences and help grow the designer toy movement, Hot Topic is currently offer a limited selection of new TOY2R items both at retail locations and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 19, 2008No Comments
Hot on the heels of the discussions about the scuttling of WizKids and the possibility of other companies picking up the the licenses, games and assets, comes this press release from Catalyst Games on their official site:   Catalyst Game Labs has tendered an offer with The Topps Company, Inc. to acquire various WizKids’ properties,… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 18, 2008No Comments
DC Direct has updated us with their solicitations for items shipping to stores in July 2009     ACTION FIGURES   THE HISTORY OF THE DC UNIVERSE SERIES 2 ACTION FIGURES BASED ON THE ART OF GEORGE PÉREZ   Includes: Creeper • 6.75” h Aquaman • 6.75” h The Flash • 6.75” h Black Lightning… Read More
Daniel Pickett • November 18, 2008No Comments