Tag: animation

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 9, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: November 17th , 2011 Wave/Assortment: MattyCollector.com exclusive Packaging: 7-pack (in a 6-pack style box) Accessories:2 stands Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team Packaging by: Frank Varela Notes:  This boxed set includes Crimson Avenger, Creeper, Gypsy, Doctor Midnight, Johnny Thunder and his Thunderbolt and Speedy.  These seven characters are the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 4, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: Fall 2011 Wave/Assortment: Series 1, Wave 1 Packaging: Single Carded Accessories: Fast Food bag Collect and Connect: Hall of Justice Facade (2 pieces) Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In House Team THE PACKAGE  

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2011
  I’ve been missing out.  I remember when the new animated Avengers show started airing.  I remember posting the press release and letting folks know it was coming, but I didn’t set my DVR for it at the time so I missed the first couple and then I just never picked it up.   Turns out,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2011
  I’ve been missing out.  I remember when the new animated Avengers show started airing.  I remember posting the press release and letting folks know it was coming, but I didn’t set my DVR for it at the time so I missed the first couple and then I just never picked it up.   Turns out, […]

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2011
  I’ve been missing out.  I remember when the new animated Avengers show started airing.  I remember posting the press release and letting folks know it was coming, but I didn’t set my DVR for it at the time so I missed the first couple and then I just never picked it up.   Turns out, […]

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2011
In addition to the carded samples of DCUC wave 17 that Mattel Posted yesterday on the Matty Facebook page they also revealed the packaging for their upcoming 4" Young Justice figure 2-packs.   As you can see they are very reminiscent in shape/design to the DC Infinite Heroes 3-packs. Check out the Young Justice 2-packs…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: July 15th, 2011 Wave/Assortment: MattyCollector.com exclusive Packaging: single carded (oversized) Accessories: swappable human head and helmet head. Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team Notes: This is the last oversized figure planned  in the JLU line.  This figure uses the same head swap peg as the JLU Green Lantern 3-pack…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2011
Today we have 2 copies of the BRAND NEW,  just released  "Avengers: The Earth’s Mightiest Heroes" DVD sets to give away to 2 lucky AFi readers!!    Earlier today we posted the announcement of the release of both volumes of the new Avengers animated series, along with the cover art and a clip of the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2011
MARVEL’S NEWEST ANIMATED SERIES FEATURING IRON MAN, THOR, CAPTAIN AMERICA AND THE HULK The First 13 Episodes of Marvel’s All New Animated Series To Debut on DVD April 26, 2011 BURBANK, Calif., March 2, 2011 – When the forces of evil are so overwhelming that no single hero can save the world… the Avengers assemble!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 3, 2011
Iron Man and Wolverine Anime Series To Air On G4 July 2011   San Francisco, April 2, 2011 – Marvel’s Head of Television Jeph Loeb announced casting for two of the company’s much anticipated anime series, IRON MAN and WOLVERINE, at its WonderCon panel today in San Francisco to the delight of fans in attendance….

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 3, 2011
The trailer for the GCI animated Tron: Uprising is now on line.  This series will air in the fall on DisneyXD.  It takes place between the two TRON films and it sports an impressive voice cast.    

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 25, 2011
Earlier in the week we gave you your first look at first of three Mattel "Collector Appreciation Tour" Justice League Unlimited exclusive 3-packs. Now it’s time to move on to the 2nd Con exclusive 3-pack. This one contains Angle Man, Killer Frost and Firestorm.   This is the fist ever JLU figures of Angle Man…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 22, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: April 2011 Wave/Assortment: Mattel’s Collector Appreciation Tour 2011Exclusive 3-pack assortment Packaging: 3-pack Accessories: One stand Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team Notes:Angle Man’s weapon is molded into his hand.  It is not removable. THE PACKAGE  

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 20, 2011
Just as I arrived back from NYC from Toy Fair 2011 a new box of samples from Mattel arrived.   I gave AFi readers a chance to vote on what from the box I covered first and the vote came back JLU! Here is the first of the 3 new JLU 3-packs I’ll be showing you…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 10, 2011
Kung Fu Panda 2 and Penguins of Madagascar Toy Lines Debut at Toy Fair 2011 NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mattel, Inc.’s (NASDAQ: MAT) subsidiary, Fisher-Price®, Inc., and DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (NASDAQ: DWA) today announced that they have entered into an exclusive licensing relationship in which Fisher-Price, the world’s leading brand of infant and preschool toys, will…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 7, 2011
Animator Robb Pratt created a traditionally animated/digitally painted fan film that combines classic elements from Superman through the ages.  It’s a charming piece (that I’m sure DC and the WB will have pulled down) that really shows his love of the character.  It’s been making the rounds today on Facebook and Twitter, but I thought…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 31, 2011
We at AFi are saddened to learn today of the passing of Boyd Kirkland.  Boyd Kirkland died Wednesday waiting for a lung transplant at UCLA at the age of 60.  Boyd was a key member of the animation teams on many of our favorite animated series such as Batman: The Animated Series, X-Men Evolution, G.I…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 24, 2011
Diamond Select Toys have launched a new Facebook page, where you can see news, be notified of updates on the Art Asylum blog and interact with DST.  Also on their page is the news of "The Real Ghostbusters" coming to Minimates.  Check out the post about it below, then head over and "like" the new…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 3, 2010
Premiere Event Includes: Back-to-Back Original Episodes; Behind-the-Scenes Special “Hub Exclusive: ‘G.I. Joe Renegades’” LOS ANGELES, Ca. – Coming this Thanksgiving holiday weekend to The Hub, a cable network for kids and their families, is a special two-part premiere of the new half-hour, action-adventure animated series “G.I. Joe Renegades,” Friday, November 26. The Hub is a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 22, 2010
RETURN TO A GALAXY FAR, FAR AWAY…WITH THE ACTION-PACKED ANIMATED ADVENTURES OF STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS ON DVD AND BLU-RAY!   From Lucasfilm Ltd. and Warner Home Video, Four-Disc Set Includes All 22 Action-Packed Episodes, Extensive Behind-The-Scenes Materials and a Blu-ray Exclusive – Jedi Temple Archives   The Force is back and better than…

 

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