Trio of new figures based on ‘Stylized Realism’ Found in Comic-Book Art Carlsbad, Calif. (September 21, 2007) – Upper Deck gets set to release a new line of All Star Vinyl figures depicting famed New Jersey Devils goalie, Martin Brodeur.   All-Star Vinyl figures portray popular sports heroes from across all sports in a slick… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 24, 2007No Comments
  Halo 3 will be launching tonight at midnight at all 24 hour Wal-Mart locations. Wal-Mart will have a dedicated check-out lane(s) just for Halo 3 purchases, and the first 20 or so customers will get an exclusive Halo 3 dogtag with purchase of the game. Why wait for hours at Gamestop, man? (Full disclosure:… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 24, 2007No Comments
We have a new feature posted on Hasbro’s  recently released 25th Anniversary GI Joe: Real American Heroes line.  And for this feature I knew I had to bring in some BIG GUNS.  Fresh Monkey and Spy  Magician are two of the biggest JOE nuts that I know.  They sit down and do an "Ebert and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 21, 2007No Comments
STRANGEco is proud to announce that it is now the exclusive distributor of Max Toy Company, the brainchild of obsessive toy collector, magazine founder and artist Mark Nagata. Max Toy Company creates high quality vinyl figures in the tradition of classic Japanese character toys, with exclusive designs by Nagata, Bwana Spoons and others, as well… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 21, 2007No Comments
September 20, 2007 (SEATTLE) — The DC HeroClix® “STARRO Attacks” event begins today at registered hobby and game stores worldwide!  HeroClix players at hundreds of retail locations all over the world will compete in five weeks of tournaments.  Each weekly tournament is a Sealed event and is played using game pieces from the DC HeroClix:… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 20, 2007No Comments
Seriously.  I just read an article where the author wrote "livelly hood" and "frase" (phrase) and "saposed" (supposed).  How the hell can the American public be so poor at spelling?  I went to a public school, but I actually know how to spell things like "you’re" and "acquire" and "rogue".  Maybe I have some latent spelling super… Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • September 20, 2007No Comments
Collectable Miniatures Game Features Exclusive Halo 3 Preview Content September 19, 2007 (Bellevue, WA) — WizKids Inc., creator of runaway hit games like HeroClix®, Pirates of the Spanish Main™ and the Star Wars™ PocketModel™ trading card game (TCG), announced today the release of its Halo® ActionClix® collectable miniatures game (CMG). The Halo ActionClix game can… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 19, 2007No Comments
Last week Diamond Select released news that Thor would be joining the ranks of the Marvel Select line, but that wasn’t enough for the Asgardian God of Thunder!  Taken from the legendary J. Michael Straczynski’s new Thor series, this Marvel mainstay is ready to make his triumphant debut! The Mighty Thor sports the new chain-mail… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 18, 2007No Comments
  ACTION FIGURES   NEW TEEN TITANS: SERIES 2 ACTION FIGURES Based on the art of George Perez One of the most popular Teen Titans storylines of all time appears in 3-D, with female assassin Terra infiltrating the Teen Titans as a spy for Deathstroke (seen here without his mask), thus threatening the lives of… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 17, 2007No Comments
Torrance, CA, September 7, 2007 – Yamato USA’s is pleased to announce its latest Online Shop Exclusive,  Sonsaku (Sitting) Special Color Version.  Sculpted by Japan’s ZENKO, this "booby-bomb" girl may be down for the count; but she still manages to turn on her own unique, ditzy charm.  With a playful wink, she knows what you… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 17, 2007No Comments
“You don’t believe in me,” observed the Ghost. “I don’t,” said Scrooge. “What evidence would you have of my reality beyond that of your senses?” ”I don’t know,” said Scrooge. “Why do you doubt your senses?” ”Because,” said Scrooge, “a little thing affects them. A slight disorder of the stomach makes them cheats. You may… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 17, 2007No Comments
The following is a transcript of the testimony given by Mattel’s CEO about the recent toy recalls and Mattel’s new preventative measures they have put in place to make sure things of this nature do not happen again.    TESTIMONY OF ROBERT A. ECKERT CHAIRMAN AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, MATTEL, INC. SUBMITTED TO THE SENATE… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 13, 2007No Comments