Part two of my Toy Fair adventure 10 years ago. To recap, in part 1 we covered how I had made a deal with a local paper to provide a story for them in exchange for credentials to get in. Now came the prep work.  What, you thought that getting the press pass was… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • February 2, 2009No Comments
  Toy Fair 1999 – Part 1. 10 years ago was the last time I went to Toy Fair.  As you may know, Toy Fair is kind of an insiders look at upcoming toys.  As a Hasbro employee, I had gone a few times, but only to Hasbro’s portion of it.  To get into all… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • February 1, 2009No Comments
  Our man Dan makes the scene and spills the beans on Arizona’s biggest Bi-Mon-Sci-Fi-Con! Check it out and be prepared to have your mind blown!   Read More
Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer • January 30, 2009No Comments
Last weekend I had a chance to hit Phoenix Comicon 09. I’m telling you, this event gets bigger and better each year. When I first started attending this con it was held at the the Glendale Civic Center. They moved to the Mesa Convention Center for the last few shows. Finally for 2010 the con… Read More
Danny "CantinaDan" Neumann • January 30, 200918 Comments
  As a collector, I think that’s the best thing you can hope for.  -JJJ Read More
Jason "JJJason" Chirevas • January 28, 20094 Comments
Brrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr!  My DCUC Collection just got a little cooler! Read More
Jeremy "SpyMagician" Sung • January 28, 200918 Comments
Diamond Select Toys is excited to announce the latest new exclusive available only at this year’s fourth annual New York Comic Con!  Celebrating the return of the hotly-anticipated final season of Battlestar Galactica, fans will be able to stop by booth #1133 and recruit their own Battlestar Galactica Stealth Cylon Centurion!  Long a part of… Read More
Daniel Pickett • January 27, 2009No Comments
Delta Squad is back and better than ever Delta Squad is back and better than ever. NECA releases all new Gears of War action figures. Our series 2 finishes off with a “Marcus vs Locust” 2-pack. Recreating a scene of actual game-play, Marcus chainsaws his way through a Locust drone, resulting in some terrific gore…. Read More
Daniel Pickett • January 27, 2009No Comments
All Hands, This is the Captain… Diamond Select Toys is excited to announce by far the largest collectible this side of the Neutral Zone, the classic Star Trek Captain’s Chair replica!  That’s right, Captain Kirk’s instantly recognized command chair from the bridge of the U.S.S. Enterprise can finally be yours! This iconic sci-fi release measures… Read More
Daniel Pickett • January 27, 2009No Comments
This started out as a post in response to the DCIH Anti-Monitor points only being able for redemption at SDCC.  People are pissed, even though it was known months ago.  Collectors want to collect, and obstacles in their way are both frustrating and unnecessary.  I wanted to chime in.  As I formulated my post, I… Read More
ChipCataldo • January 27, 200914 Comments
Diamond Comic’s Toy Chest has this first look at the upcoming Playmates Toys’ TERMINATOR: SALVATION movie line of action figures. Recipe for movie success? Take one of Hollywood’s big name directors, a guy so cool he can get by with just a nickname, McG. Add a robust hunk of star like Christian Bale, and spice… Read More
Daniel Pickett • January 26, 2009No Comments
Be careful what you wish for Coraline is the story of a young girl who unlocks a mysterious door in her new home, and enters into an adventure in a parallel reality. Life is much more exciting on this side of the door, but when the inhabitants decide they’d rather keep Coraline to themselves, she… Read More
Daniel Pickett • January 26, 2009No Comments