Weta Limited today announced the opening date of pre-ordering for VIP clients for the Goliathon 83 Infinity Beam Projector Raygun, from their debut Weta Originals range. The Goliathon 83 Infinity Beam Projector will be open for pre-ordering to the general public on Friday 25 May. To celebrate the pre-ordering of this Raygun, Weta Limited has… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 19, 2007No Comments
So finally, after all these years of waiting by DC fans  – FINALLY these figures have found their way to collectors’ shelves. Despite the few minor issues the fans have had with this wave, I think these figures are fantastic. Everyhting I could have hoped for and I love ‘em. DCD has knocked these outta… Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • May 17, 2007No Comments
To celebrate their return to London’s biggest and baddest movie, comic and media convention, Weta Limited are selling 1,200 collectibles from their King Kong range at the bargain price of £1! Sounding a little too good to be true? Well, it isn’t! Weta Limited will be attending the London MCM Expo on 26-27 May, and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 15, 2007No Comments
Diamond Select Toys and Collectibles, LLC (DST) is excited to announce its acquisition of select assets of New York based Art Asylum Inc.  The acquisition, which is effective immediately, comes after a long and prosperous relationship between the two companies. Art Asylum was founded in 1996 by Digger T. Mesch and Donna Soldano as a… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 14, 2007No Comments
As many of you have seen (and tasted now) Hardees/Carl’s Jr. restaraunts have started their much heralded Justice League Unlimited Kids Meal promotion.  The big 3 are represented in figural form and a wee card game in this bunch. I was fortunate that a nice Carl’s Jr. employee (ironically named "Ronald) was willing to dig… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 13, 2007No Comments
May 11, 2007 (Bellevue, WA) – The Marvel HeroClix Coming of Galactus World HeroClix event is scheduled to begin one week later than originally announced. The five-week Sealed Tournament will begin on July 12, 2007, in order to involve even more locations worldwide. "We want to include as many retail locations as possible so that… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 11, 2007No Comments
Now Playing four will consist of The Leprechaun, an Anubis Warrior from The Mummy Returns, and the Shadow Puppet Klown from Killer Klowns from Outer Space. SRP on the figures is $15.99 and these figures will be shipping in late 2007. The figures are in 7" scale. We will also be making an American Werewolf… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 11, 2007No Comments
SOTA Toys is lowering the retail price of Darkstalkers from $24.99 to $17.99. In doing so, SOTA is taking the number of accessories that came with these figures and including only those that are essential. SOTA is responding to the fact that action figure fans care more about getting the figures that they want for… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 11, 2007No Comments
Helo Enlists with AFX! Renowned internet retailer Action Figure Xpress will partner with DST to produce an exclusive Battlestar Galactica action figure featuring the skilled officer and occasional hot-head – Helo!  So he married a Cylon… can you blame him? Sculpted by Jean St. Jean and featuring 20 points of articulation, this exclusive action figure… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 9, 2007No Comments
May 9, 2007 (Bellevue, WA) — WizKids, Inc., maker of the hit collectible game, HeroClix, announced the “Coming of Galactus” event to celebrate the fifth anniversary of HeroClix.  Beginning in July, the “Coming of Galactus” event is a five-week Sealed Tournament; one of the largest events ever offered for the Marvel HeroClix line with Galactus… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 9, 2007No Comments
May 8, 2007 (Bellevue, WA) — To celebrate the newest release in the runaway hit Pirates series, Pirates at Ocean’s Edge, WizKids, Inc. with distribution partners Alliance Game Distributors and Diamond Comic Distributors, and Gale Force Nine is announcing a special event called, Pirates at Ocean’s Edge: On the Rocks. Celebrating the arrival of Pirates… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 9, 2007No Comments
Plans for this summer’s San Diego Comic Con are firming up and DST is very excited to announce a STAR TREK partnership as sure to send fans running as a belligerent Nausicaan with a chip on his shoulder!  Only available through Diamond Select Toys, Action Figure Xpress, Toy Rocket and New Force Comics, four exclusive… Read More
Daniel Pickett • May 8, 2007No Comments