Tag: action figure

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 21, 2014
This week, as part of #monkeymonday, NECA revealed that their 6″ scale classic Planet of the Apes line will be boxed instead of carded.   This seems to follow suit with some of the more recent popular 6″ lines such as Hasbro’s Star Wars Black and Funko’s Legacy Game of Thrones figures.     It’s a #monkeymonday…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 20, 2014
Gentle Giant is proud to bring you FIVE exciting new items this month!   Biker Scout Jumbo Figure – $80 Just like they were when you were a kid, only BIGGER! Gentle Giant is proud to bring you the latest addition to our exciting line of vintage Kenner-inspired Star Wars Action Figure reproductions with the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2014
It’s a few days late from when they said to expect the announcement, but here are the next 3 reveals of Mattel’s SDCC 2014 exclusives:   It’s been a week since our last reveal, and we know you’ve been patiently waiting for the next batch. Well, wait no more because here are three more new…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2014
The gang over at DC Collectibles are so happy with the 100,000 likes over on their Facebook page that they are giving fans of DCC the chance to VOTE and pick an upcoming figure in their “New 52” action figure line.   Hey 100,000 Facebook fans! For today’s thank you we are offering you a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2014
Just moments ago on their Facebook page Mattel revealed new carded images of MOTUC Flutterina and her bio: Just got in new packaged shots! Enjoy. Flutterina is part of Club Eternia and will be the monthly figure in Aug. She includes a sword and shield. Review samples were also sent out so look for fan…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2014
Marvel Studios’ Captain America: The Winter Soldier has been topping box offices around the world since it was released in theaters! With his distinctive mechanical wings and great performance by Anthony Mackie, Falcon has left a strong impression among fans of the exciting movie! Today Hot Toys is thrilled to present the highly-anticipated 1/6th scale…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 9, 2014
We saw the announcement of this deal from Marvel a few weeks ago.  Here is the official press release from DST:   For years, Diamond Select Toys (DST) has been re-creating the classic 8-inch, cloth-costume action figures of the 1970s, but one line has received more requests than any other: the Marvel Comics characters from…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2014
The following announcement went out today on the official Star Wars Instagram page as part of Star Wars Day:   In celebration of #StarWarsDay#Hasbro is excited to exclusively reveal the next figure in The Black Series 6-inch line, with the help of Tom Kane and his #BlackSeriesSelfie video! Don’t forget to post your own #BlackSeriesSelfie…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2014
Today, as part of Star Wars Day/weekend, Entertainment Weekly revealed the details of the San Diego Comic Con Exclusive 6″ scale Hasbro Star Wars Back Jabba the Hutt figure.   Hasbro strongly hinted at their collector press day at Toy Fair 2014 back in February that a version of Jabba with Salacious Crumb would be…

 

by Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer
May 2, 2014
Disney’s Infinity video game system is about to get a major (albeit expected) upgrade when it adds the Marvel Universe stable of character to the line-up in Fall 2014! “Disney Infinity 2.0 Edition will launch in September 2014, executive producer John Vignocchi said during this week’s episode of the game’s official webcast.   After showing…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 2, 2014
The weekend, for Free Comic Book Day, Mattel has 2 of their upcoming San Diego Comic Con exclusives on display at The Comic Bug in Manhattan Beach, Ca.   This is the 3rd or 4th year in a row they have done this sort of reveal display for Free Comic Book Day.   The Comic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 30, 2014
After Mattel revealed photos this week of the carded MOTUC “New Adventures” Intergalactic Skeletor figure fans were concerned about the way the armor/torso piece and the removable helmet fit onto the finished figure.    Today Mattel posted additional press photos and sample photos on their Facebook page:    MOTU fans, Ask and ye shall receive! Here…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2014
The clever and spunky R2D2 would serve bravely and fearlessly Padme Amidala, Anakin Skywalker, and Luke Skywalker on many missions and tasks.  With his friend C-3PO almost always at his side, this pair of droids would end up on many adventures.  Sideshow Collectibles R2D2 Deluxe Sixth Scale Figure will be available for Pre-Order very soon to add to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2014
Today, over on their Facebook page, Figures Toy Company gave fans a sneak peek at their upcoming retro 8″  “Mad Hatter” figure from their 1966 Batman TV line.   Batman Classic TV Series Mad Hatter prototype. This figure will be in either series 3 or 4. 

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2014
Welcome to Action Figure Insider’s 9th Anniversary “Scoop Week!”  As has been the case for the past eight years, on the week of our anniversary of AFi’s launch,  we have a little something we like to call “Scoop Week” where we bring you a variety of exclusive news on all your favorite action figure, collectibles and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2014
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 has swung into action and already started to hit theatres around the world! There are a number of deadly foes out to catch the spider in the action packed movie, and Hot Toys is delighted to share with you today some looks of the Rhino battling our favorite wall-crawler! The prototype…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 24, 2014
Welcome to Action Figure Insider’s 9th Anniversary “Scoop Week!”  As has been the case for the past eight years, on the week of our anniversary of AFi’s launch,  we have a little something we like to call “Scoop Week” where we bring you a variety of exclusive news on all your favorite action figure, collectibles and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 23, 2014
To commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the original Nightmare on Elm Street NECA is proud to present the definitive version of Freddy as he first appeared in the 1984 classic.   The one and only Freddy turns 30 this year, and to thank him for three decades of sheer terror, NECA has created the DEFINITIVE Freddy action figure, loaded…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 22, 2014
We are up to reveal #5 from Zica Toys showing fans the second wave of their 3.75″ retro Six Million Dollar Man line of action figures.  Today, over on their Facebook page, Zica gave us a look at “Mr. X.”   The Six Million Dollar Man wave 2 reveal #5, Mr. X (Dolenz Robot)! The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 22, 2014
Welcome to Action Figure Insider’s 9th Anniversary “Scoop Week!”  As has been the case for the past eight years, on the week of our anniversary of AFi’s launch,  we have a little something we like to call “Scoop Week” where we bring you a variety of exclusive news on all your favorite action figure, collectibles and…

 

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