Tag: 1/6th scale


by Daniel Pickett
April 19, 2010
Here are the latest and greatest solicitations from the good people at DC Direct.  These products will appear and be available to preorder in the next issue of Diamond’s Previews at your local comic book shop.   All products listed below are scheduled to to ship and be in stores December 2010.    ACTION FIGURES…


by Daniel Pickett
April 14, 2010
It’s hard to believe that every new figure from Hot Toys outdoes the last one, but this one takes the cake.  It’s going to be hard for future figures  to beat their new Whiplash from the upcoming Iron Man2 film. Hot Toys just posted these jaw-droppingly amazing pictures on their Facebook page.     You…


by Daniel Pickett
March 23, 2010
In their latest newsletter the good people at Hot Toys are teasing their upcoming Whiplash figure from their Iron Man 2 line.   We’ve already seen what an amazing job they have done on War Machine, we have no doubt that Whiplash will be equally as incredible! Guess who he is? An electrical technician, weapon…


by Daniel Pickett
March 22, 2010
Here are the latest and greatest solicitations from the good people at DC Direct.  These products will appear and be available to preorder in the next issue of Diamond’s Previews at your local comic book shop.   All products listed below are scheduled to to ship and be in stores August 2010.  The following solicits…


by Daniel Pickett
March 15, 2010
Fresh off the presses, here is your full look at the upcoming Hot Toys War Machine figure from Iron Man 2.   Better start saving your pennies now!     This guy has got some amazing features such as articulated figures and movable waist plates.   It looks like the official Hot Toys site is…


by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2010
Last night, on their Facebook page, the folks at Hot Toys gave fans a teaser of their upcoming War Machine figure from Iron Man 2   The highly anticipated Iron Man 2 collectibles are coming for preview before movie launches! Taking the lead is the well-received character War Machine. Can’t wait for the real-like collectible…


by Daniel Pickett
February 25, 2010
Toy Fair 2010 Video- Mattel’s Collector Event and Showroom Tour Here’s your insider look at Mattel’s Collector Press event held Sunday Feb 14th as part of Toy Fair 2010 at the Javits center.    This two part video is as close as you can get to actually being there as it’s not just focused on Mattel Brand Manager Scott Neitlich, but it also shows you the…


by Daniel Pickett
July 25, 2009
Mattel’s SDCC 2009 Mattypalooza Panel  Here are the videos of Mattel’s second panel from today at SDCC 09- Mattypalooza. In this panel they discuss the future plans for all toy lines sold through MattyCollector.com including: Movie Masters, Justice League Unlimited, DC Universe Classics, World’s Greatest Superheroes, Ghostbusters Classics, and Masters of the Universe Classics.    Part 1 of 2 Part…


by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2009
G.I Joe: The Rise of Cobra- Cobra Commander UNMASKED! "Mister Clown" got a hold of one of Hasbro’s 12" Cobra Commander’s from the upcoming G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra movie.   He’s done a video review of the figure that he graciously shared with us, so you can be among the first to see what Cobra Commander will look like UNDER his mask…


by Daniel Pickett
July 9, 2009
Today the official website for Comic Con International posted a list of the 2009 exclusives for the show.  This is NOT a complete list yet, so far it’s only four pages long,  but starts as a good guide to how much money you will need to bring with you to the con and what lines…


by Daniel Pickett
June 25, 2009
Well, MJ had a bit more of a controversial life than Farrah, but regardless of his personal life he did have a big influence on the music industry and the media.   We at AFi would be remiss if we did not also acknowledge the passing of Michael Jackson.  


by Daniel Pickett
May 20, 2009
The gang at Mezco Toyz sent us this information on 3 exciting new Mezco items coming soon for you: DELUXE 1/6 SCALE 12" NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET FREDDY Mezco celebrates the twenty-fifth anniversary of A Nightmare On Elm Street with a deluxe 12inch scale Freddy Krueger figure. Featuring nearly a dozen points of articulation, this…


by Daniel Pickett
May 18, 2009
Here are the latest DC Direct solicitations for items shipping and in stores January 2010. ACTION FIGURES JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA SERIES 2 ACTION FIGURES Four second-generation Justice Society of America heroes are grouped together to make up the second series of action figures based on the art of Alex Ross! Just as Geoff Johns’…


by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2009
Spring has sprung and with it some pretty exciting G.I. Joe news:  Hasbro has debuted its SDCC G.I. Joe figures on www.gijoeresolute.com.   Hasbro announces its special edition G.I. JOE figures for San Diego Comic-Con   G.I. JOE: THE RISE OF COBRA 12” BARONESS Special Edition Figure (Adult Collectible; Approximate Retail Price: $29.99; Available through…


by Daniel Pickett
March 24, 2009
DC Direct has released their solicitations for products that will be arriving in stores in November of 2009. FIGURES BLACKEST NIGHT SERIES2 ACTION FIGURES As anticipation for the BLACKEST NIGHT event continues to build, DC Direct introduces the second series of action figures based on this storyline! Includes: Black Lantern Martian Manhunter • 7” h…


by Daniel Pickett
March 10, 2009
Peter over at AFHub has done an awesome feature write up of Hot Toys’ Iron Man Mark III from the Iron Man feature film.   If this doesn’t make you break out your wallet or start saving your pennies I don’t know what will.   Read the feature and see all the pictures here.


by Daniel Pickett
February 14, 2009
LONE WOLF & CUB (KOZURE OKAMI) ACTION FIGURES COMING SOON! Released in Japan in 1970 and spanning 28 volumes of manga, Lone Wolf and Cub quickly became one of the most beloved samurai tales of all time. Created by writer Koike Kazuo and artist Kojima Goseki, Lone Wolf and Cub (Kozure Okami) spawned numerous TV…


by Daniel Pickett
January 21, 2009
CBS Consumer Products has just released images of the eagerly anticipated Star Trek Barbie Dolls from Mattel.  The dolls have been created mainly for collectors and are for ages 6+.  The three dolls – Kirk, Spock, and Lieutenant Uhura – are modeled after the three actors playing the same roles in this summer’s blockbuster film…


by Daniel Pickett
January 20, 2009
The following are the DC Direct and DC Unlimited Solicits for items arriving in stores on or around Sept 2009   ACTION FIGURES   BLACKEST NIGHT SERIES 1 ACTION FIGURES   DC Direct is proud to produce action figures for the event of the summer – the beginning of the highly anticipated “Blackest Night” storyline!…


by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2008
The Soul Calibur 4 “Taki” 12-Inch figure is now up for pre-order! Slated for an end-of-March 2009 release, Taki will come with the updated Otaku 1.2 body with metal pinned hips as well as the highly anticipated Bullet Time display stand. Keep your eyes peeled for more characters from the Soul Calibur 4 line-up in…