Tag: book

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 8, 2018
HOT WHEELS: FROM 0 TO 50 AT 1:64 SCALE   Celebrate the creativity-igniting, imagination-inspiring 50 years of Hot Wheels!   For five decades Mattel’s Hot Wheels™ have ruled the die-cast world. They’re the fastest, coolest, most stylish small-scale cars on the planet. Hot Wheels: From 0 to 50 at 1:64 Scale recounts the story of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 2, 2018
“After spending so many years writing about superheroes, I thought it was time to turn my attention to the greatest superhero of all time – one whose powers are legendary and who has no need for a colorful costume or secret identity.” – Stan Lee We’re thrilled to announce our latest San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Exclusive, in partnership with Apex…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 6, 2018
Eisner-award Winning Creator Mark Buckingham Adapts New York Times Best-selling Author Neil Gaiman’s LIKELY STORIES for Dark Horse Books   March 5, 2018) Eisner-award winning creator Mark Buckingham is adapting four of New York Times best-selling author Neil Gaiman’s prose short stories for the upcoming graphic novel anthology LIKELY STORIES, to be published as a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 5, 2018
At a panel at Toy Fair 2018 author Blake Wright announced that he would be moving forward with two additional volumes of his successful Kickstarter book on unreleased toy lines ‘The Toys That Time Forgot.’  Now he has made the same announcement to his backers and on the TTTF Social Media channels:   Hello all!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 22, 2018
The next toy and Star Wars based book from our friend Philip Reed is live now on Kickstarter:   More Star Wars toys as found in the newspaper ads of the seventies and eighties!   Over the last five years, in addition to posting near-daily content at battlegrip.com, I have published ten different books about…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 26, 2017
Berkeley Breathed’s Magnum Opus Collected Like Never Before San Diego, CA (October 25, 2017) – Debuting in 1980, Bloom County by Berkeley Breathed has become a cultural cornerstone of the comics medium. For nine years readers reveled in the exploits of Opus the Penguin, Bill the Cat, Steve Dallas, Milo Bloom, Cutter John, and many…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 25, 2017
UDON to publish ROBOTECH VISUAL ARCHIVE: THE MACROSS SAGA TORONTO, ONTARIO – October. 25, 2017 –  Robotech is a sweeping science-fiction anime epic in which humans use a vast arsenal of transforming robotic mecha to defend the Earth against alien domination. The franchise has captivated fans for over 30 years, and is widely credited with popularizing…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
If you missed out on the orignal Kickstarter for the amazing “Toys that Time Forgot” book, if you’ve been pining over all of the pictures on social media of all of us who have the book in-hand now, you have one more chance to get a copy for yourself!    Blake has posted on the TTTF…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 31, 2017
Hardcover Edition Based On Hasbro’s Bestselling Brand Presents The Full-Color Artwork Of MY LITTLE PONY: THE MOVIE   San Francisco, CA, August 31, 2017 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), a premier company in the fields of publishing, animation distribution, and global entertainment licensing, commemorates the MY LITTLE PONY animated feature film with the publication…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 28, 2017
A Field Guide to the Aliens of Star Trek: The Next Generation By Joshua Chapman, an 11-Year-Old Boy in 1991 Available September 12 Grab a cup of tea (Earl Grey, hot) and enjoy a good read in your command chair. In honor of Star Trek: TNG’s 30th anniversary this September, Devastator Press – the only all-humor press…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 12, 2017
August 11, 2017, Mt. Laurel, NJ:  Dynamite Entertainment is pleased to announce that they have partnered with social media sensation and pop culture photographer, Johnny Wu (aka @Sgtbananas) for the launch of their latest Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign, which will celebrate his work with a gorgeous Kickstarter exclusive hard cover art book, Ten Frames Per Second; An…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 9, 2017
ONLY 2 DAYS LEFT TO GET IN ON THIS BOOK! An 80-page hardcover book that looks back at how Hasbro’s G.I. Joe was advertised in newspapers of the eighties Now up for pre-order on Kickstarter.     hanks to the support of toy fans and readers of BattleGrip, since 2012 I have written and published nine different…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2017
We have mentioned the launch of the highly anticipated book “The Toys That Time Forgot” that is currently seeking funding on Kickstarter all about unmade toys and toy lines.  The Kickstarter campaign is cooking along, but it’s not a sure thing yet. With only 10 days to go the book is currently 78% funded. That’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
Publisher Announces an All-New Collection of Frameable Artwork, the Follow-Up to the Essential Art of Atari Hardcover Compendium! February 13, 2017, Mt. Laurel, NJ: Last year’s release of Dynamite Entertainment’s Art of Atari® was indisputably one of the most talked-about releases of the year, collecting production and concept artwork, photos, and marketing materials from the video game pioneer….

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2017
Based on the most successful action figure franchise in Kickstarter history comes the first chapter in the epic saga of “MYTHIC LEGIONS” created by FOUR HORSEMEN STUDIOS (Masters of the Universe, DC Universe Classics) and scripted by fan-favorite writer/producer GREG WEISMAN (Young Justice, Disney’s Gargoyles)! Journey to MYTHOSS, a poisoned paradise in the midst of great upheaval and meet the factions that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 8, 2017
A first-of-its-kind art book highlighting a series of “lost” toy projects, mainly action figures, spanning three-plus decades. Now live on Kickstarter! WHAT IS TOYS THAT TIME FORGOT? Do you remember back in the early 1980s, playing with all of the toys based on the sci-fi fantasy film Krull produced by Knickerbocker Toys? What about the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 6, 2017
NEW BOOK HEADS TO KICKSTARTER CHRONICLING ʻLOSTʼ TOY PROJECTS DO YOU remember back in the early 1980s, playing with all of the toys based on the sci-fi fantasy film Krull produced by Knickerbocker Toys? What about the Masters Of The Universe meets Rock ʻem Sock ʻem Robots line that was Hasbroʼs Tribes range in the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 27, 2017
MILWAUKIE, Ore., (Jan. 26, 2017)—Dark Horse and Bethesda Softworks® are proud to present The Art of Prey®, the newest video game art book in the collaborators’ line of award-winning titles. The Art of Prey is an exquisite and comprehensive collection featuring hundreds of pieces of gorgeous art showcasing the signature world building, attention to detail…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 26, 2017
An update and some interior page reveals from Art of Mythic Legions: Book One just came over to us from the guys who are producing the book for us at KRCO! -FOUR HORSEMEN- Hey guys!! KRCO Editor in Chief, Jesse Snider here with great news!! The ART OF MYTHIC LEGIONS: BOOK ONE is nearly complete!! Finishing touches are being put on all FORTY-EIGHT PAGES as we…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 14, 2016
Exciting New Book Dedicated to Infamous Old Toy. December 14, 2016. Melbourne, Australia: HIDEOUS PLASTIC – In stores everyone can hear you scream is a non-fiction book scheduled for release in late 2017. The book is an extensively detailed investigation into the history, maintenance and continuing legacy of the notorious 18 inch tall Kenner ALIEN…

 

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