Tag: 1966 Batman

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 18, 2015
We here at AFi are saddened by the news tonight of the passing of Yvonne Craig, TV’s original Batgirl(as well as many other memorable roles).    Yvonne’s official website broke the news to the public today:   Yvonne Craig passed away at her home in Pacific Palisades, surrounded by her immediate family and comforted by Hospice…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 3, 2015
The name Clayburn Moore is well-known in toy and statue collector circles, and rightfully so. As a sculptor, his mastery of the human form is evident in every piece he creates, and as the founder of his own company, he oversaw the release of numerous toys and statues beloved by collectors. After a long freelance…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 7, 2015
The new Previews catalog is in comic shops now, and inside is a litany of new products coming your way from Diamond Select Toys! Due out this fall, the new offerings include items from the Batman Classic TV Series, Batman The Animated Series, Gotham, Ghostbusters, Jay and Silent Bob, Marvel Select, Predator, Pulp Fiction, Star…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2015
The other day a friend of mine reached out to me to say he had gotten a message from an online retailer that Mattel’s 4″ DC Comics Multiverse line had been canceled.   This was surprising to be because we had just seen production versions of 8-10 NEW figures back in February in the Mattel showroom…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2015
Entertainment Earth Exclusive! Slide down your Bat-Pole and get your hands on this limited edition, retro-style action figure collection celebrating the 1966 Batman TV series! The Batman Classic 1966 TV Series 8-Inch Action Figure Set – Entertainment Earth Exclusive features the show’s cast in unique episode-specific outfits you’ve never seen before, with fantastic accessories and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 7, 2015
This Wednesday is a huge New Toy Day for comic shops, as a ton of new products are heading their way from Diamond Select Toys! Granted, a lot of those products are tiny, 2-inch Minimates mini-figures, but when you bring together sets from Avengers: Age of Ultron, Buck Rogers, Pulp Fiction, The Walking Dead, SpongeBob…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 30, 2015
Mattel just posted the following news about this upcoming sale on MattyCollector.com: July is just a few months away and with it comes the mother of all conventions, San Diego Comic Con. But before we dive head first into the insanity, we’re taking a moment to look back at past cons with a special 24-hour…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 10, 2015
For just 24 hours the gang at EntertainmentEarth.com has all of their 8″ retro “Re-Mego” DC Comics figures for 20% off!   They have quite a bit available as of this writing and most are available to order as individual figures or as sets!  

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 5, 2015
It’s a huge week for Diamond Select Toys, with plenty of toys, kitchenware and office supplies heading to comic shops and specialty stores for New Toy Day! Starting Wednesday, you’ll be able to pick up Michonne’s sword as a letter opener, Spider-Man’s head as a gelatin mold and even the Batmobile as a bottle opener,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 30, 2015
New York Toy Fair is fast approaching, and Diamond Select Toys has unveiled a whopping 18 new items in the February issue of Diamond Comics’ Previews catalog. Of the 18 new items, five are from brand-new licenses – Comic Book Men, Predator, Nightmare Before Christmas, SpongeBob Squarepants and Valiant Comics! Keep an eye out for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 29, 2014
 Back in November we broke the news of a potential 1966  Batman in Mattel’s DC Multiver 4″ line.   At that time we were able to get confirmation from the Mattel retail side that something was coming… we just didn’t know what at that time.   Our speculation was that the figure wouldn’t be a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 2, 2014
It’s almost New Toy Day, and comic shops and specialty stores around the world are getting in a bunch of new products from Diamond Select Toys! The first Aliens bank! The Batarang bottle opener! The official Back to the Future lighter! Bluntman and Chronic retro action figures! And new Minimates from Pathfinder and the Teenage…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 20, 2014
You probably noticed that there was a bit of a gap between episodes, but if you are at all internet savvy you will have found both Jason… and I talking about pop culture stuff on a couple of other podcasts.  Hopefully that helped you get some of your GSi “fix” in between episodes. There’s been…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 16, 2014
It’s New Toy Day at comic shops across North America, and Diamond Select Toys is kicking off the countdown to Halloween with a delivery of monsters, zombies and other creepy customers! New Minimates from Sin City and Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare join action figures from the Universal Monsters films and DST’s first-ever original-concept action…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 16, 2014
Spotlight on Beloved Actor and Highly-Anticipated Details for Blu-Ray/DVD Release at Thursday, October 9 Panel   Holy Bat Panels!   Fans will get all the details on the most anticipated home entertainment release in fanboy history when Warner Bros. Home Entertainment puts Adam West center-stage for a Bat-tastic look at “Batman: The Complete TV Series”…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 10, 2014
DC COMICS SUPER HEROES GET THE PLUSH TREATMENT  AS BLEACHER CREATURES FAMED FOR ITS INCREDIBLY TRUE-TO-LIFE  PRO-SPORTS PLUSH FIGURES—TAKES ON COMIC BOOK FAVORITES   New DC Comics Plush Figures to Debut October 1 include Superman, Batman, and the Green Lantern Corps, Plus Many Others   Super Heroes can be cuddly, too—and the company with the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2014
Diamond Select Toys just made a bunch of new reveals at Comic-Con International in San Diego, and now it’s time for a bunch of new releases! Comic shops and specialty stores across North America are getting in a truckload of new items from DST, and we’ve got a full list of what’s shipping, including Select…

 

by Abby Pickett
July 25, 2014
UPDATE- We now have the FULL gallery of every slide in the presentation uploaded HERE in our galleries! CLICK HERE to see them all!  DC Universe Signature Series – releasing the final 4 figures for 2014. Superboy Damian Wayne Robin Prison Suit Doomsday   Ultra figures quarterly on MattyCollector.com ($20) Black Manta Batman Beyond (removable…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 25, 2014
FANBOYS AND FANGIRLS REJOICE! AS WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT RELEASES BATMAN: THE COMPLETE TELEVISION SERIES ON BLU-RAY™ AND DVD FOR THE VERY FIRST TIME NOVEMBER 11, 2014   The Long-Awaited 1960’s TV Series Features All 120 Original Broadcast Episodes Completely Remastered   Includes Over Three Hours of Never-Before-Seen Enhanced Content Including Interviews With Adam West and Burt…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2014
We knew “Surfs Up Joker” was coming, but they also revealed Batgirl and a deluxe Batman set of Batman with alternate Bruce Wayne/Adam West head, bat-computer, bat shark repellent and more! Also a full sized prop 66 Cowl!

 

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