Tag: 2012


by Daniel Pickett
April 12, 2012
JAGEX TO OFFER BOTCON ATTENDEES THE EXCLUSIVE CHANCE TO RESERVE THEIR NAME FOR THE UPCOMING TRANSFORMERS UNIVERSE MMO CAMBRIDGE, UK – APRIL 11, 2012 – Jagex, one of the largest independent games developers and publishers in the world, today announced their plans to attend BotCon 2012, the official Hasbro sponsored TRANSFORMERS fan convention. Members of…


by Daniel Pickett
April 10, 2012
David Healey and Toy+Life are teaming up once again for the exclusive release of Healey’s Talisman figure at this week’s C2E2 Convention in Chicago, IL. The Talisman pays homage to football’s greatest rivalry – Healeymade style. Each incredibly detailed figure is handmade, solid resin cast and features a unique marbleized team specific color scheme and…


by Daniel Pickett
April 2, 2012
Even though Jason is feeling a bit under the weather, that will not stop the men of “Geek Shall Inherit” from gathering at the International House of Podcasts and stamping out a new episode and pushing out the boat a little farther (You’ll get that reference about 10 minutes in).   The most significant item in…


by Daniel Pickett
March 15, 2012
I got to see these in person earlier this week and these prints are stunning!  Great heavy paper, great bright printing and they are big! DC Direct will offer WonderCon attendees a chance to purchase three exclusive new prints, available for sale at the show in Graphitti Designs booth #601. The prints represent different graphical…


by Daniel Pickett
February 28, 2012
AFXWC12Troopers-150x150.jpg The list keeps coming in for WonderCon 2012 exclusives.  WonderCon will be held in Anaheim, Ca this year and will run March 16-18.  Action Figure Xpress will have an exclusive 2-pack of Kotobukiya ARTFX+ of Shock Troopers for sale at the show: WONDERCON EXCLUSIVE SHOCK TROOPERS ART FX TWO-PACK Outfitted in standard Clone Trooper armor,…


by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2012
Previous attendees for San Diego Comic Con received an email this week urging them to download and read the new rules to purchase tickets for Comic Con 2012.  For the past several years the con has sold out every day and there are now more people that want to attend than the hall can accommodate. …


by Daniel Pickett
February 20, 2012
Happy Presidents Day All!  Today we have a jumbo sized episode as we finish up our Toy Fair 2012 discussion and interviews.  Seriously… this episode ended up like 90 minutes. (I blame Jason.) We do our regular weekly discussion on the geek topics of the week.  We talk about our impressions of what we saw…


by Daniel Pickett
January 30, 2012
gijoecon2012tease2-150x150.jpg The following message was sent out by the G.I. Joe Collector Club: Please note that due to circumstances beyond our control with the anticipated venue for the convention, the dates of GIJoeCon will now be June 28-July 1 at a new venue, the Hilton New Orleans Riverside. We apologize for any problems or issues this…


by Daniel Pickett
January 11, 2012
Matty_logo2-150x1501.jpg As we mentioned yesterday Mattel would be announcing some changes to the 2012 MOTUC shipping schedule.  Now Mattel has a better grip on the factory delays and shipping schedules and have made some adjustments to the schedule that they are ready to roll out to the fans. He-Fans and She-Ravers, First, Demo-Man™ has arrived in…


by Daniel Pickett
January 1, 2012
Lego2012NewYears22-150x150.jpg Five Musical Acts, Entertainers, Fireworks and More! (Carlsbad, Calif. – Dec. 31, 2011) – The New Year’s Eve festivities kicked-off early at LEGOLAND® California Resort with a party that let kids celebrate the ringing in of 2012 without missing their bedtime. Kids’ New Year’s Eve is a special annual celebration that provides kids and their…