Tag: action figures

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 4, 2015
FunkoTF15Booth2 Check out AFi’s video virtual tour of Funko’s booth at Toy Fair 2015!  See all the new reveals for Pop Vinyl, ReAction,Vinyl Idols, Vinyl Vixens, Legacy Collection, Mystery Minis and More!   Also check out our full Funko Image Gallery from Toy Fair 2015 right here!

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 2, 2015
ClerksFigures New York Toy Fair is over, and Diamond Select Toys is ready to start production on some of the brand-new items that were unveiled at the event! Nearly a dozen new items are in the new issue of Diamond Comic Distributors’ Previews catalog, including Godzilla, Supergirl, Shredder, Sabretooth and Rick Grimes, and you can place…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 2, 2015
4HMMLAzharTease1 Posted today by the Four Horsemen: The dark brothers, Azhar and Zazhar have been unlocked and are now available as add-ons to pre-existing pledges!! First, we wanted to thank everyone who hlped to fund our Mythic Legions Kickstarter project and pushing through the stretch goals as quickly as you have! Whether you’ve pledged money to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 28, 2015
IMG_8145.JPG Bill from Mattel is a special guest today at the Las Vegas Super ToyCon and he brought a whole bunch of brand new WWE figures.  None of this was shown at Toy Fair. It includes the new Target exclusive wave and the Four Horsemen 4 pack.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 24, 2015
FTCScoobyAnnounce1 Zoinks!   Earlier this week Figures Toy Company announced that they have picked up the Scooby-Doo license from Warner Brothers Animation and will be making 8″ ‘Re-Mego’ figures based on the Scooby Gang and some of their most famous ghosts, ghouls and villains.    Full line-ups are still forthcoming but the full gang is expected. Now if…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2015
The 2015 Club 200x subscription is now open and available to order on MattyCollector.com.   To kick it off Mattel posted some new info and a new video about the sub.   As it turns out the mention of Grizzlor in the headpack was accurate…   All hail the Queen! And the King, for that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 20, 2015
club200x_Logo1 Today on MattyCollector.com Mattel posted all of the details for the upcoming Club 200x MOTUC mini-subscription.    This sub was first announced over the weekend at Toy Fair 2015.   While we saw 3 of the characters and the exclusive head-pack at the show, then Mattel showed on more character on-line, now the details posted today give…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 20, 2015
Mythic Press image_sm The Four Horsemen are back from Toy Fair and have posted a massive update with new figures and new announcements on all of their social media channels:   We are now just a little over a week and a half into our Mythic Legions Kickstarter campaign, and along the way we have seen several requests…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 19, 2015
Arkham_AF_5Pack Here are the latest and greatest solicitations from the good people at DC Collectibles.  These products will appear and be available to pre-order in the next issue of Diamond’s Previews at your local comic book shop.    The products announced in this solicitation will be arriving in stores in September of 2015.  I know that seems like a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 19, 2015
LBCCpromo (1) On Sunday, March 1 Long Beach Comic Expo will host a panel with the Four Horseman (MOTUC, DCUC, Gothitropolis, Mythic Legions) hosted by Jesse Snider, rocker, TV personality and son of Dee Snider. Hot off of their appearance with their first ever booth at Toy Fair, and deep in the throws of their red-hot Mythic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 18, 2015
NECASimpsonsLogo Hillside, NJ – February 18, 2015 – The National Entertainment Collectibles Association (NECA), an entertainment conglomerate and global leader in licensed consumer goods, in partnership with Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products, announced today the next line-up of celebrities as part of THE SIMPSONS exclusive “25 of the Greatest Guest Stars” program. The fifth installment of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 15, 2015
AFi_NYTF15_2 The second day of Toy Fair 2015 is done and we have an all new round of pictures from 17 different companies!  That’s over 20 new galleries of new toy goodness! Check out the 2015 Toy Fair Gallery for pictures of all the latest offerings from: Mattel McFarlane Toys NECA Mezco Toys Diamond Select Toys Square…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 15, 2015
DSC_0707 One of my first stops yesterday was stopping by the DC Collectibles booth, where my old pal Jim Fletcher walked me through all of the latest and greatest product offerings that the good people at DCC have cooked up for us. What you WON’T see in the video is where I pushed him to the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 14, 2015
AFi_NYTF15_2 The first day of Toy Fair 2015 is done and all of the 1300 pictures that we took today are now live in the first 12 galleries. Check out the 2015 Toy Fair Gallery for pictures of all the latest offerings from: Lego Funko DC Collectibles Jakks Pacific Hasbro (Star Wars, Transformers, Marvel, My Little…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 13, 2015
LegionofDansLogo When a project starts with an email with the subject line “I’ve got a cockamamie idea…” you know it has to be good! SECRET ORIGINS This podcast was an idea that came to me late last year.   I’ve been in the action figure journalism biz for a long time, and there are a lot…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 13, 2015
BBP375FlashGordon1 Diiiiiiiiiiivvvvve! It’s the day before Toy Fair 2015 starts and the floodgates of information and reveals have opened.     Here is your first look at the recently announced 3.75″ retro Flash Gordon figures from our friends at Bif Bang Pow!   These figures are overflowing with 80’s goodness!   There will be lots more…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 13, 2015
SuperPowersBannerAFI Gentle Giant take great delight in blowing up your childhood… but not in a bad way, in an amazing JUMBO way!  Today, on “Toy Fair Eve,” the good people at Gentle Giant ltd, have have two fantastic pre-Toy Fair announcements that they are letting us debut here on AFi. Gentle Giant ltd. has had tremendous success…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 12, 2015
FunkoReActionTOSTrek1 Funko posted a pre-Toy Fair picture of some of their Classic Star Trek ReAction action figures today on their Facebook page.   This looks to be just a sampling as the picture does not contain Captain Kirk, so it’s not that much of a leap of faith to assume we will see more of the line…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 12, 2015
CARPATHIAS1_1 WOW!! THANK YOU!! We are absolutely STUNNED!! In just under 66 hours and with only 300 amazing backers, you guys have already pushed our Mythic Legions Kickstarter campaign (https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/fourhorsemen/mythic-legions-action-figures-by-four-horsemen-stu?ref=nav_search) past the 50% funded mark!! Our initial goal is $140,000.00 in pledges and at just before 2:30pm today we hit $70,000.00! We appreciate it SO much and we can’t begin to thank all of you enough for the support. We’re absolutely humbled…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 12, 2015
MOTUCNinjorChip    The February 2015 Masters of the Universe Classics figure is Ninjor…er… Ninja Warrior. He gives stealth a bad name… or a good name, if sneak attacks are your thing. He wins the title of Eternian Ninja Warrior hands down thanks to his expert use of nunchucks. The swift and sneaky servant to Skeletor® arrives…

 

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