Tag: action figures

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 25, 2014
We are in the final hours of the re-opened 2015 MOTUC Club Eternia Subscription window and this will be our final post on the topic until the announcement of it funding or not.     My old pal Pixel Dan did a great video this weekend with his “guesses” on who else we might see in the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 22, 2014
     We were overjoyed at the news this week that DC fans would be getting one last figure released on MattyCollector at the end of the year.   Ever since DOOMSDAY Unleashed was announced at the tier 2 figure for the 2014 DC Infinite Earths subscription, fans have wanted this massive Superman villain on their…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 22, 2014
Ok MOTUC fans… now is the time to rally!   The 2015 Club Eternia subscription window is back open for a VERY limited time!  We are just 10% shy of the sub fully funding and us getting another year of AWESOME Four Horsemen sculpted Masters figures.   If you were on the fence (and have the means)…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 21, 2014
DC Collectibles is trying out not only a new form-factor for some figures but also a new material… or rather a very OLD material – wood!  They showed off their new, interchangeable wood figures at both Toy Fair and Comic Con.   I’ve got to hold them in my hands and mess with them and I’ve…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 21, 2014
As announced on Monday, the 2015 MOTUC Club Eternia missed funding this year by about 10%.  Mattel announced they would re-open the sub for a very brief window this weekend in a last-ditch effort to save the sub. In anticipation of that re-opening, today, the Four Horsemen posted their plea for the fans to sub:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 21, 2014
New York- As the final week of summer begins, Mezco begins taking pre-orders on its exciting array of NYCC Exclusive items. Fans and collectors can chose from five much sought after limited edition items: 16th Anniversary Pink Posey- Monday 8/25, 1pm EST Sons Of Anarchy Blue Prison Jax-Tuesday 8/26, 1pm EST Sons Of Anarchy Orange…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 19, 2014
Pop! Movies: The Book of Life The Book of Life is one of the most highly anticipated movies of the fall! Be ready for the film’s release with Pop! and Legacy Series from Funko. From producer Guillermo del Toro and director Jorge Gutierrez comes an animated comedy with a unique visual style. The Book of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 18, 2014
Some rather enterprising MOTUC fans figured out the link to Matty’s Hootsweet account and found an image loaded 2 days ago announcing “WE DID IT 2015!!”   Some conspiracy theorists are taking that as “proof” that the sub has funded and that drawing it out is just a Mattel money grab.    We DIDN’T do…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 18, 2014
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 March of 2015.  I know that seems like a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 18, 2014
Today is the FINAL day to subcribe to Mattel’s 2015 MOTUC Club Eternia line and ensure we get the remaining vintage MOTU and POP characters in the Classics style by the Four Horsemen! The Kowl-o-Meter is at about 77% right now.    Don’t let MOTUC go the way of the Club Infinite Earths DC Sub….

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 14, 2014
If you are someone that covers comic con in the media, just because SDCC ends after 5 days doesn’t mean it’s over. I’m still slogging through getting coverage put up. ALL my photos are live right here, but I still have some videos and interviews that are coming. That also means this episode is going…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 12, 2014
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For is headed to theaters, and the first assortment of Sin City Select action figures, based on the original 2005 feature film, is in stores now. Captured in the film’s trademark black-and-white, main characters Marv, Hartigan and Nancy each feature multiple points of articulation, multiple accessories and a detailed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 2014
Funko is excited to announce that we will be showcasing at Gen Con Indy 2014! Come see us at: Booth 153 (Across from the Family Fun Pavilion) August 14th through the 17th   Visit our booth to purchase the Gen Con Exclusive Magic: The Gathering Flocked Ajani Goldmane Pop! We are also pleased to give Gen…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 2014
New for fall 2014, JAKKS is offering 2.5”, 4” and 6” limited articulation Nintendo figures. 2.5” figures include characters such as Link, Mario, Luigi and Donkey Kong, among others. 4” figures include Mario, Link, Yoshi and Wario and 6” figures will be available in Donkey Kong and Bowser. (2.5” figures SRP $3.99, 4” figures SRP…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 2014
Watch a sneak peek of the Robot Chicken season 7 finale episode premiering Sunday, August 17th at 11:30p.m. ET/PT on Adult Swim. About Robot Chicken:Robot Chicken is Adult Swim’s long-running stop-motion animated homunculus of a sketch show. Witness sex, violence and 80’s toy references collide through fan-favorite characters like the Humping Robot and the beloved…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 8, 2014
The news came out this week from two different companies of canceled products that I know a lot of us were looking forward to. First up is ZICA Toys cancelling their 2nd series of “Six Million Dollar Man” 3.75″ retro figures.   We had heard the line was in jepordy and were waiting to see what…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 7, 2014
This is the cool MOTUC video that Mattel showed twice at their SDCC 2014 Mattypalooza panel: All Toy Lines Must End: the countdown has begun, as the epic 7-year journey for Masters of the Universe Classics enters its final year. If there ever was a year to subscribe, this is it. Make sure you get…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 6, 2014
VOLTRON DEFENDER OF THE UNIVERSE: FROM DAYS OF LONG AGO – A 30th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION Explores The History And Impact of The Classic ‘80s Sci-fi Animated Epic   San Francisco, CA, August 6, 2014 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest distributor and licensor of anime and manga in North America, marks the 30th…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 6, 2014
 I think many of us suspected something like this would start showing up, but last night Hot Toys confirmed that their Guardians of the Galaxy: 1/6th scale Rocket & Groot Collectible Figures Set would come with one additional accessory that they were not able to announce before the release of the film:   Marvel Studios’…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 5, 2014
Tudor Games, National Football League Announce License Agreement, New NFL Electric Football Games, NFL Team Action Figures Seattle, WA (August, 2014) – Tudor Games, makers of the original Electric Football® game, today announced a licensing agreement with the National Football League to market a new collection of NFL Electric Football games and NFL Team Action…

 

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