Tag: 2013

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 30, 2013
Y3183_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. Make sure you check back every day so you don’t miss a single one! We’ve also got…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 30, 2013
Pacific Rim – WonderCon 2013 Footage Posted yesterday on YouTube: This was originally intended for only WonderCon, but after listening to so many of you asking for more of the movie online, I think it’s time for me to show you more footage. Enjoy, my friends! – Guillermo del Toro  

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 29, 2013
Y3215_fullsizeimage02.jpg Posted today on MattyCollector.com:   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. Make sure you check back every day so you don’t miss a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2013
AFi8thScoopbanner-500x662.png DAY 3 Today’s scoop is a San Diego Comic Con Exclusive reveal from our pals at NECA… and it’s AWESOME! To celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the breakthrough fan film  Batman: Dead End by Sandy Collora and the success of the “Big Red” Predator Action Figure last Fall in series 7,  NECA is proud to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2013
FCBD13-horiz-with-date-500x121.jpg NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On May 4th, over two thousand comic book shops across North America and around the world will share the magic of comic books with their communities when they give out over 4.6 million comic books—free of charge—during Free Comic Book Day. Comic Book Specialty Retailers expect record breaking attendance and have been preparing…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 20, 2013
MattyAFiLogo.jpg 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. Here is our latest round of questions and their answers: Q1. What retailers…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 19, 2013
HobbitLogo.jpg Our friends over at The Bridge Direct sent us the following information about the next waves of figures based on The Hobbit trilogy:   We are excited to share some updates with you about the new Hobbit toys coming this fall from The Bridge Direct. Here is a rundown of what you can expect for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 17, 2013
Matty_logo2-500x451.jpg Mattel posted a lot of new information today on the news section of MattyCollector.com.   We find out the line up of the May 15th sale.  Subscribers get a $4 discount on shipping that month.  And while we don’t yet find out what the SDCC 2013 exclusives will be, we DO find out when we can…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 16, 2013
New ”Man of Steel” Teaser AND Trailer Two days ago Warner Brothers leaked this viral teaser for their upcoming “Man of Steel” feature film…. Then today they gave us THIS all new full trailer… After seeing both of these I say:  

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2013
SupermanUnbound1-500x281.jpg WHITE COLLAR STAR MATT BOMER TO ATTEND WORLD PREMIERE OF SUPERMAN: BOUND FRIDAY, MARCH 29 AT WONDERCON 2013     Matt Bomer, star of USA Network’s hit series White Collar, has joined the panel for the World Premiere of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment’s Superman: Unbound this Friday, March 29 at 6:00 p.m. as part of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 28, 2013
power-con13_logo.png POWER-CON 2013: The fan convention celebrating He-Man, She-Ra, ThunderCats, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles has opened up advance ticket sales via our website at www.thepower-con.com  Get your tickets now for the 2013 Power-Con! Please take a look at the different ways you can attend: 1. General Admission Pricing: Saturday Only: $25 Sunday Only: $15 2-Day Pass: $30 –…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 28, 2013
DCComicsLogos2012-500x323.jpg Fans attending WonderCon this Saturday, March 30 have the opportunity to become part of the documentary. From 10:30am-Noon, the documentary crew will be filming in and around the DC Booth at the Anaheim Convention Center — seeking video and interviews with fans attired as their favorite DC Comics’ villain. So dress your best. “Behind every…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 26, 2013
8581704232_e495411af7_o.jpg WONDERCON EXCLUSIVES! Super7 is pulling out all the stops for this year’s Wondercon! Come visit us at booth #1166 and check out our THREE different EXCLUSIVE VINYL TOYS! Each toy is priced at only $25 and will be available begining when doors open on Friday March 29th. POCKET MUMMY BOY VINYL FIGURE “Happy Cola” Wondercon…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 22, 2013
S7WonderCon13Catalog-500x615.jpg We just got word that the gang at Super 7 have printed up and will be handing out this awesome catalog at their booth next weekend at WonderCon 2013: Isn’t that killer?   If it looks a bit familiar to you, then you are a true Alien fan and remember the vintage Kenner board game… Very…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2013
logo-500x386.jpg Just like the Geek Shall Inherit podcast, Daniel is highly contagious. Being sick and on his deathbed didn’t stop the guys from recording a new episode. Daniel’s doing a bit better now, but still sounds a bit like if Barry White and Froggy from the Little Rascals had a baby. In order not to get…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2013
S7AlienGlasses1-500x619.jpg Visit Super7 Booth #1166 at WONDERCON as we reveal the prototype Glasses for the first time in public!   ALIEN COLLECTIBLE PINT GLASS SET Inspired by vintage “Fast Food” glasses, these four glasses present a memorable scene from the movie on the front side, featuring colorful artwork created exclusively for this Gift Set.   The backs…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2013
NYCC13tixsale.jpg Posted today on the NYCC Facebook page – Details on when VIP and 4-Day passes go on sale.  Click on the image below for more information: Spread the word!

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2013
Our friends over at The Bridge Direct sent us some brand new press images of two figures from their The Hobbit Fall 2013 6” Scale Collector Figures line – Radagast and Yazneg (SRP $14.99 each).  These figures will be coming Fall 2013! The Bridge Direct have a lot more great The Hobbit product in the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 15, 2013
Comic-Con International 2013 Badge Purchase Instructions This video provides the steps to complete an online badge purchase for Comic-Con International: San Diego 2013. Complete details with helpful hints and tips can be found on our website at: http://www.comic-con.org/cci/2013-bad…. Badges are limited. Comic-Con International does not guarantee that you will obtain a badge on February 16, 2013.

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2013
Valve Software’s portal 2, Justin Hillgrove’s imps & monsters and whimwhams trend mashup toys and products debut at toy fair 2013 #TF13 Seattle, Washington  – Gamers, geeks and monster-lovers will be sated with the merchandise A Crowded Coop is unveiling at their booth at Toy Fair 2013 (#TF13) in New York February 10-13th.  Some of…

 

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