Tag: 50th anniversary


by Daniel Pickett
December 5, 2016
ca-figures2016 (New Albany, OH), CAPTAIN ACTION, The original super-hero action figure is celebrating it’s 50th Anniversary! Following last year’s release of the Classic’66 and Black-OPS variant, The Toy Revolutionaries at CKRTLAB Toys and Captain Action Enterprises, LLC are proud to introduce the CAPTAIN ACTION commemorative 50th ANNIVERSARY vinyl figure and the ARCTIC ADVENTURER variant. The 50th…


by Daniel Pickett
October 28, 2016
ca-card-set-fullsizerender “Casual & Collectible Card Game Available October” New York, N.Y. (October 27, 2016):  Captain Action Enterprises, in cooperation with veteran game designers Harold Sipe and Meg Stivison, is proud to announce the release of the new 50th Anniversary Captain Action Card Game. The collectible card game celebrates the 50th anniversary of the character by featuring all the…


by Daniel Pickett
September 8, 2016
800x800_social_startrek_50th Today is the 50th anniversary of the FIRST broadcast of Star Trek, and to celebrate, the gang at EntertainmentEarth.com have rounded up all of the most recent Star Trek collectibles into one handy shopping area, so whether you boldly go with the original crew or you year for Beyond EE has something cool for you!…


by Daniel Pickett
September 1, 2016
DaveNBusters_Star Trek_02 Collectable Card Only Available in New Star Trek Arcade Game at All Dave & Buster’s from Sept. 8-11 DALLAS (Sept. 1, 2016) – Dave & Buster’s, the premier dining and entertainment venue, is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the original Star Trek television series by offering a limited edition collectable card, featuring images of the…


by Daniel Pickett
August 31, 2016
Heroes & Icons TV Network (H&I) Adds Emmy Award-Winning ‘Star Trek: The Animated Series‘ To its live action ‘All Star Trek’ broadcast lineup!! This means Trekkie’s all over the country can watch all six Star Trek television series on broadcast TV, for free on the H&I TV network starting on Sunday, September 4th, beginning at 7pm/ET! The launch of rarely…


by Daniel Pickett
June 18, 2016
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Star Trek at San Diego Comic-Con this year with the Star Trek: The Original Series 24K Gold Plated Enterprise Monitor Mate – Convention Exclusive from Bif Bang Pow! – only at the Entertainment Earth Booth #2343! This unique, one-of-a-kind U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 bobble ship is plated with real 24K gold…


by Daniel Pickett
June 16, 2016
SONY DSC Hot Wheels® Star Trek: ’64 Buick Riviera & Spock 1:64 Figure – $20 When the Star Trek™ series first blasted off into the stratosphere, the soon-to-be-famous actor who made Mr. Spock one of TV’s best known sci-fi characters rewarded himself by becoming the proud owner of a stellar ’64 Buick Riviera. So proud, in fact,…


by Daniel Pickett
June 7, 2016
Mattel will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Star Trek with a trio of Barbie Collector Star Trek 50th Anniversary Dolls inspired by Captain Kirk, Mr. Spock and Uhura. The dolls, for adult collectors and due to ship in the near future, will be sculpted in the images of William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy and Nichelle Nichols,…


by Daniel Pickett
March 17, 2016
Ultraman Captain Action  Box Front Original Style Packaging for “Long Lost” Collectible     New York, N.Y. (March 16, 2016): Captain Action Enterprises, LLC is proud to reveal MEDICOM TOY CORPORATION’s packaging for the long-lost Ultraman outfit.   The innovative packaging is retro-styled and very evocative of the original sixties line of Captain Action superhero costume sets Action.  For collectors, this…


by Daniel Pickett
February 12, 2016
StarTrekChess Chess Set Is First and Only Authorized Re-Creation Based on the TV Show   Los Angeles, CA – February 10, 2016 – Wood Expressions, Inc., maker of WE Games brand of quality board games, is pleased to announce the debut of the first and only authorized re-creation of the Star Trek Tridimensional chess set.  The…


by Daniel Pickett
January 25, 2016
CA 50 Logo Radio Archives adapts Riddle of the Glowing Men New York, N.Y. (January 25, 2016): Captain Action Enterprises, LLC and Airship27 are excited to announce the release of the Jim Beard’s Captain Action: Riddle of the Glowing Men Radio Archives Audiobook. This adventure features Captain Action, the superspy character introduced in 1966 as the world’s first superhero action figure.  Jim Beard’s…


by Daniel Pickett
October 6, 2015
thunder_agents1 Exciting Announcements from Batman Executive Producer Michael Uslan, Huayi Brothers Media Corporation, CEA Group, IDW, UNICEF and United Nations Spotlight Saturday, October 10 Panel in Javits Center NEW YORK, NY – October 5, 2015 – T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents, the landmark comic featuring the first truly international super hero group, celebrates its 50th Anniversary with a series of special…


by Daniel Pickett
August 24, 2015
StarTrek50CruiseLogo1 First Ever Official Star TrekTM Cruise Set to Sail the Caribbean in January 2017 William Shatner Will Welcome Fans Aboard for the 6-Day Adventure Also Onboard: Marina Sirtis, Jonathan Frakes, Robert Picardo, John deLancie, James Darren, Denise Crosby, Steven Rankin, Vaughn Armstrong and Casey Biggs     New York, NY (August 24, 2015) — Entertainment Cruise Productions, LLC…


by Daniel Pickett
July 29, 2015
CA_card_package_mockup JA_2 CAPTAIN ACTION ENTERPRISE, LLC ANNOUNCES RETURN OF CLASSIC CARD GAME FOR CHARACTER’S 50TH ANNIVERSARY NEW YORK and CHAPEL HILL, NC – July 27, 2015 – Captain Action Enterprises, LLC  (CAE), in cooperation with veteran game designers and developers Harold Sipe and Meg Stivison, today announced a new card game based on the beloved Captain Action properties. The team will bring…


by Daniel Pickett
May 28, 2014
HAS23802 Hi – we wanted to let you know that the GI Joe 50th Anniversary line is now up for preorder as a BBTS Shared Exclusive! We have the following 50th Anniversary items available to order now,  all items will ship out August 13th. Night Marksmen and Heated Battle Two-Packs:  $29.99 for the set or $16.99…


by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2013
ScreenHunter_230 Dec. 06 18.42 The gang over at Forbidden Planet had a great Doctor Who reveal this week that ties into the recent 50th Anniversary:   The ‘Other Doctor’ is the Doctor’s dark chapter, an _hitherto unknown incarnation whose existence he has spent centuries repressing, a secret he wants no one to know of. He is a relic of…


by Daniel Pickett
November 19, 2013
DOCTOR WHO 50th LIVE PRE-SHOW CROSSES PLATFORMS TO CONNECT FANS IN  THE U.S. AND AROUND THE WORLD   New York – November 19, 2013 – Announced today, BBC AMERICA has partnered with Nerdist  Industries to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Doctor Who with the first ever live simulcast pre-show  from the YouTube Space Los Angeles. Hosted…


by Daniel Pickett
November 18, 2013
ScreenHunter_221 Nov. 18 16.58 This special one-off drama travels back in time to 1963 to see how Doctor Who was first brought to the screen. Actor William Hartnell felt trapped by a succession of hard-man roles. Wannabe producer Verity Lambert was frustrated by the TV industry’s glass ceiling. Both of them were to find unlikely hope and unexpected challenges…


by Daniel Pickett
November 14, 2013
8thDoctor1 Holy Crap!   I don’t think ANY of us Who fans were expecting something like this.  But those sneaky fellow over at the BBC put together a prequel short to the upcoming 50th anniversary episode “The Day of the Doctor” and they gave Paul McGann, so only starred in the FOX made for TV movie of…


by Daniel Pickett
November 13, 2013
DOCTOR WHO 50th Anniversary Trailer: The Day of The Doctor The Doctors embark on their greatest adventure in this 50th Anniversary Special: in 2013, something terrible is awakening in London’s National Gallery; in 1562, a murderous plot is afoot in Elizabethan England; and somewhere in space an ancient battle reaches its devastating conclusion. All of reality is at stake as the Doctor’s own dangerous past…