Tag: 2012

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 12, 2012
BILLUND, Denmark, Oct. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The LEGO Group, makers of the world’s leading construction toys, and Nickelodeon, one of the world’s leading entertainment brands for kids, announced today an expansion of their global partnership to develop construction toys inspired by the recently launched CG-animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles television series. The collection is slated…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 11, 2012
Hasbro will not have a booth at New York Comic Con 2012, but last night they hosted a special preview night press event to show off some new products such as Star Wars Angry Birds and Kre-O G.I. Joe.   Our own Casar Z was there covering the event for AFi. One of the give-aways was…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 10, 2012
Hasbro won’t have a booth this year at NYCC, but right now they are having a “Preview Night” press only event.   Cesar our man on the inside is sending pictures back to us! First up we have a figure of the new armor from Iron Man III   Then we have a look at Marvel…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 10, 2012
Green Arrow Confirmed to be in “Injustice: Gods Among Us” New Gameplay Video, Screenshots and Box Art Revealed Character Playable at New York Comic Con   Today Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment confirmed that famed superhero Green Arrow will be featured as a playable character in the upcoming Injustice: Gods Among Us videogame.  The title is scheduled for release April 2013 for the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 9, 2012
Pop culture store Harrison’s Comics & Collectables will debut two exclusive “Bloody” Walking Dead Funko Pop figures of Rick Grimes and Daryl Dixon at NYCC on October 11th.  The figures will be available to the public for the first time at booth 239. Each figure is packaged in a full color “Bloody” box and features…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 8, 2012
 Mezco Reveals Frankenstein Black and White Variant With Limited Edition Of 100 Pieces At 2012 New York Comic Con Booth 1960 Constructed by the infamous Dr. Frankenstein from corpses, and resurrected by curious machines powered by a bolt of lightning, he terrorized the countryside. Now he is brought to life by Mezco’s award-winning design team….

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 8, 2012
Do you have what it takes to be voted #1 in a costume contest? Enter in one of 13 categories! If so, you’ll want to enter your best costume in the new photo contest dubbed—The Greatest Halloween Costume Contest Ever!— sponsored by Halloween ComicFest, a celebration of the month-long October Halloween events at your local…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 5, 2012
With New York Comic-Con falling just two weeks before Halloween, Diamond Select Toys wanted to have some special horror-themed product to offer visitors to their booth. So they took three of their upcoming vinyl bust banks — a Walking Dead zombie and Universal’s Frankenstein and the Creature from the Black Lagoon — and made black-and-white…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 5, 2012
Visitors to the Action Figure Xpress booth at the San Diego Comic-Con were treated to two unprecedented Minimates box sets: the first Minimates of the Marvel super-team Alpha Flight and the first Minimates ever for the original Thundercats cartoon! Well, response was so strong for those sets at SDCC that AFX is continuing those two…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 4, 2012
TODSorceress Today Mattel revealed their plans, panels, and exclusives for New York Comic Con 2012:   Posted by Admin on October 3, 2012Toy Fans,It’s almost time for New York Comic Con to unleash its power in the Big Apple, and Mattel is ready! We’ll be right there at Javits Center when the show opens Friday, October…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 3, 2012
The Battle Beasts have invaded San Francisco in the pages of IDW’s comic book mini-series, and now they’re invading Zoo York! Diamond Select Toys will hold a Battle Beasts signing at their booth at New York Comic-Con with Brooklyn-based artist Ulises Farinas, the artist behind the wraparound cover (and the SDCC exclusive cover) for Battle…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 1, 2012
Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  The Mattel marketing and PR team, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums. Mattel will take a short break from ‘Ask Matty’ the week of October…

 

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