Tag: 2018

 

by Allen Mingo
August 13, 2018
Today is the day!  Hasbro has posted the remaining stock of their 2018 SDCC Exclusives up on HasbroToyShop.com.  They are selling fast so if there’s something you want you’d better jump over and grab it now!  

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 1, 2018
I’ve been putting together and moderating panels at San Diego Comic Con about the toy industry for over 17 years.  Every year I like to try to change up the topics and the participants some to make sure each year feels fresh.  This year I felt like I had to cover the biggest story of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 1, 2018
The biggest pop-culture exhibition of the year is in our rear-view, and while many companies showed off new items, Diamond Select Toys revealed dozens of new products scheduled for release in early 2019, from licenses like DC Comics, Marvel Comics, Pacific Rim, Kingdom Hearts, Real Ghostbusters, Star Trek, Nightmare Before Christmas and more! With a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2018
Take a tour of Diamond Select Toys’ booth at San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Booth and new releases with DST’s Zach Oat!

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 25, 2018
We’re excited to share images for all of the reveals from today’s Hasbro Marvel panel at SDCC!   Into the Spider-Verse Marvel Legends   Vintage Style Legends Multipacks Gamer-Verse Exclusives  

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2018
This years winner of SDCC’s Captain Action’s “Outta This World” custom figure contest has been announced!  This year the 5 judges choose Joshua Grossberg for his custom Dr Evil as Mars Attacks as the first place winner.  His custom features a hand sculpted and painted custom latex mask.  A full custom chest harness using Lego…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2018
Some extremely exciting news landed at The Clone Wars anniversary panel at San Diego Comic-Con International today where fans were the first to learn that the beloved Clone Warsanimated series, which ran for six seasons between 2008 and 2013, will be returning with twelve all-new episodes on Disney’s direct-to-consumer streaming service. The news was met by ecstatic cheers…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2018
San Diego, California – Thursday, July 19, 2018: Today in Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con, the new Sonic Screwdriver Fan Collectible was revealed for the U.S. – a replica of what the Thirteenth Doctor, played by Jodie Whittaker, will use in the new series of Doctor Who.   Designer Arwel Wyn Jones talked through…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 19, 2018
LOS ANGELES – July 18, 2018 – ThinkGeek, the premier retailer for the global geek community and the number one destination for collectibles and statues, is excited to announce new products and exclusives that will be available during San Diego Comic-Con, booth number 3349. Here are some highlights of what will be available at the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 17, 2018
After the con floor closes on Saturday 7/21, come rest your tired legs and let’s talk toys!   The bankruptcy and liquidation of “the world’s biggest toy store,” Toys ‘R’ Us, earlier this year has sent shockwaves through the toy industry. Many toys and smaller toy companies are left without a brick-and-mortar store presence. Is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 17, 2018
As you might have heard, Four Horsemen Toy Design will not be attending the 2018 San Diego Comic Con. But the Four Horsemen will be in attendance at the Mattel panel at the 2018 San Diego Comic Con… Kind of… When the guys we work with over at Mattel heard that we weren’t gonna be…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 17, 2018
Moose Toys is excited to launch the first EVER boy Shopkins Shoppies Doll, Chip Choc, who will be making his debut at San Diego Comic Con 2018! Chip Choc will be sold in the Double Scoop Delight Exclusive pack during SDCC at the UCC booth for $39.99. The pack will include an exclusive Peppa Mint…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 16, 2018
Overwatch®, StarCraft®, and World of Warcraft® Show-Exclusive Items Are Spotlighted Along With Panels, Signings, and Booth Activities     Blizzard Entertainment makes its return to Comic-Con® International: San Diego this July 18–22 with a full lineup highlighted by panel opportunities, event-exclusive items, talent signings, product news, and more. Featured this year are the company’s acclaimed…

 

Last year, Playmates amazed everyone with their 16″ Voltron based on the Netflix show.  As a lifelong Voltron fan and collector, I was really impressed at how much bang you got for your buck.  Now, with the demise of Toys R Us, for which I believe this would’ve been an exclusive, we get this set…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 16, 2018
Announcing a Doctor Who exclusive by Toynk Toys and BBC. This product is a summer convention exclusive that will be released at SDCC.

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2018
Kidrobot announced their newest release for SDCC. They’re bringing back some nostalgic good vibes with the help of friends Jeremyville and Chia! This Comic Con release is limited to 300 pieces world world.  This one-of-a-kind SDCC exclusive Dunny collectible let’s you and grow some foliage into your urban jungle. Renowned artist Jeremyville’s take on the Chia Dunny…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 13, 2018
Comic Con is about to get a whole lot spookier. Welcome to the BOOdega Monster take over event at the San Diego Super7 Store located at 701 8th Avenue SD California 92101. From Friday July 20- Sunday July 22nd the shop will transform into the ultimate horror experience. The launch is to celebrate Super7’s new…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 12, 2018
Skybound is excited to share new and exclusive merchandise available at San Diego Comic-Con! Grab your merch at the Skybound booth, #2729. Please feel free to share the attached photos and merchandise information with your readers! Surprise! Earlier this week comic book retailers got a surprise brand new comic book series, Die!Die!Die! by Robert Kirkman…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 11, 2018
New York, NY – July 11, 2018 – BBC Studios today revealed the first look at the new toys and apparel for the upcoming season of Doctor Who, starring the first female Doctor, ahead of San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC).   Doctor Who licensee Titan has produced two limited-edition 6.5” vinyl collectibles for the upcoming season:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 9, 2018
Here are the details for Hasbro’s SDCC Exclusive Star Wars Forces of Destiny Chewbacca and Porgs set revealed over the weekend.   STAR WARS FORCES OF DESTINY CHEWBACCA AND PORGS (HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $49.99/Available at Booth #3329 at Comic-Con International in San Diego) Journeying to the sacred island of AHCH-TO, CHEWBACCA…

 

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