Tag: 2013

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 6, 2013
HasSDCC13MUDeadpool1-500x424.jpg Yesterday USA Today revealed a good chunk of Hasbro’s 2013 SDCC exclusives, but one of the questions on most collector’s lips was “Where is the Marvel Universe exclusive?” and “What? No love for the 3.75″ fans?”   But fear not true believers, for just moments ago over on Marvel.com they revealed the answer to your questions:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 6, 2013
This just might just be my favorite Comic Con exclusive EVER!  Today Gentle Giant announced “Magnitude” An Admiral Ackbar Mini Bust –  as one of their SDCC 2013 exclusives. “Magnitude” an Admiral Ackbar mini bust, is based on the artwork by Steven Daily.  This mini bust stands at 8” tall and comes in a screen…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 5, 2013
New York- As the world of fandom collectively counts down to the July 18th start of San Diego Comic-Con International 2013, Mezco adds fuel to the flames of excitement by revealing the details of one of their Summer Exclusives: Cheetara and Snarf Deluxe 2 Pack This mega scale multipack features Cheetara, the Thundarian noble who…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 4, 2013
68061_HulkBustBankBoxLabel_OL-01-150x150.jpg Today the good folks at Monogram International sent us information on their first two Exclusives for Comic-Con 2013. The first will be an The Incredible Hulk Resin Bank. The Incredible Hulk Resin Bank The Incredible Hulk is busting out of his skin to get to the Comic-Con 2013! Be sure to get a hold of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 3, 2013
New York- As the world of fandom collectively counts down to the July 18th start of San Diego Comic-Con International 2013, Mezco adds fuel to the flames of excitement by revealing the details of one of their Summer Exclusives: Mezco presents Breaking Bad Walter White Hazmat Suit Edition, this much anticipated figure features Walter in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 28, 2013
An estimated 1.2 million people attended Free Comic Book Day in 2013    (BALTIMORE, MD) — (May 28, 2013) — The first Saturday in May 2013 was a busy day for participating comic shops all over the world, as retailers gave away a record-breaking 4.6 million comics in almost 2,000 different locations during Free Comic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 27, 2013
logo-500x3861.jpg Happy Memorial Day everyone. I hope you are having a nice long weekend while keeping in mind the sacrifice of those that served our country and gave us our freedoms. We’re back with another Monday and an all new episode. We get a little philosophical about “back in our day” in this episode and do…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 26, 2013
MOTU_DCUIE_Logo.jpg Good news.  Mattel has heard our plea to open the yearly sub window for longer.   However the extended time will be in June BEFORE the SDCC announcements of the first 4-5 figures in the 2014 subs.   It will be interesting to see how many collectors buy into the subs before knowing any figures in the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 20, 2013
Azog.gif The have been dropping hints on the Facebook and Twitter accounts all week last week, and today The Bridge Direct announced what their SDCC 2013 exclusive will be for their “The Hobbit” line: San Diego Comic-Con 2013 Exclusive Hobbit Collector Figure Azog Our 7″ tall Orc Commander Azog comes in a numbered, limited edition of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 20, 2013
DCCSDCC13AardmanSuperman1-500x506.jpg  DC Collectibles, the high-end toy and collectible line from DC Entertainment, today revealed four “con exclusive” products that will only be available to those attending San Diego Comic-Con on July 18-21. Check out the exciting line-up below! The first is Aardman: Superman Action Figure designed by Rich Webber and sculpted by Phil Ramirez. Created by…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 20, 2013
Batman: Arkham Origins — FULL Official Trailer From Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment, Batman: Arkham Origins is the next instalment in the blockbuster Batman: Arkham videogame franchise. Developed by WB Games Montréal, the game features an expanded Gotham City and introduces an original prequel storyline set several years before the events of Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City, the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2013
WebarellaReveal_newsPage.jpg She was not ready to be announced and shown a few weeks back when Mattel did the rest of their SDCC 2013 exclusive reveals, but now she’s ready to be revealed:   Monster High™ Webarella™ This year’s Monster High SDCC offering began as just a thread of an idea but it didn’t take long before…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2013
At the beginning of the month Mattel revealed the line up of their 2013 San Diego Comic Con exclusives.   Fans of the old DC Universe Classics line and the newer DC Signature Collection Club Infinite Earths subscription line waited with baited breath hoping for another one of their favorite characters to be marked off their…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 7, 2013
Video: Mattel’s 2013 SDCC MOTUC Comet Warriors and New 52 Shazam Toy Guru shows you how our 2013 SDCC Rokkon and Stonedar figures go from character to boulder form, plus check out New 52 Shazam without his hood.   But the BEST news is that it looks like they finally sprung for an HD camera so we can SEE what he’s doing and what’s on the table!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2013
MatSDCC13MOTUCStone1-500x348.jpg For the past several years, after they make their inital Comic Con exclusive announcements they put them on display at The Comic Bug in Manhattan Beach, Ca for Free Comic Book Day.  Since that comic shop is a few blocks away from my house I was able to swing by and get some more detailed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2013
Free Comic Book Day Reminder from Hugh Jackman Hugh Jackman, star of The Wolverine, stars in a video message supporting Free Comic Book Day 2013. Make sure you visit your local comic shop on Saturday, May 4th, 2013 to participate in Free Comic Book Day. For more information about Free Comic Book Day: http://www.freecomicbookday.com For more information about The Wolverine: http://www.thewolverinemovie.com  

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2013
BobaBlackPackage.gif As you will recall USA Today were the folks that broke the news and gave us our first images of the upcoming Star Wars Black from Hasbro back in February.   So it’s only fitting that they show us the first images of the Star Wars Black SDCC 2013 exclusive – Boba Fett with Han Solo…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2013
Y7883_001_newsPage.jpg Every weekday starting Monday April 29th and ending Friday May 3rd, we’ll reveal a new SDCC product. That’s ten total, plus we’ll add one or two surprises later in May or June just to keep it all going. Below is a list of the reveals. Make sure you check back every day so you don’t…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 2, 2013
Batusi1_003_newsPage.jpg Every weekday starting Monday April 29th and ending Friday May 3rd, we’ll reveal a new SDCC product. That’s ten total, plus we’ll add one or two surprises later in May or June just to keep it all going. Below is a list of the reveals. Make sure you check back every day so you don’t…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 1, 2013
Y3182_001_newsPage.jpg   Every weekday starting Monday April 29th and ending Friday May 3rd, we’ll reveal a new SDCC product. That’s ten total, plus we’ll add one or two surprises later in May or June just to keep it all going. Below is a list of the reveals. Make sure you check back every day so you…

 

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