Tag: Christmas

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 4, 2017
“Storytellers” is a rather clever new concept that Hallmark is working into some of their ornaments this year and going forward.  The idea is that the ornaments connect and if you have them all you can play out some of your favorite scenes from pop culture.   See below for more details:   It’s been 40…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 18, 2017
  GLENDALE, Calif. (July 18, 2017) — Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) and GES, producers of the internationally touring exhibition Harry Potter: The Exhibition, today announced the creation of the newest Harry Potter-themed environment, with a holiday twist, Christmas in the Wizarding World. Launching fall 2017 in selected shopping venues, Christmas in the Wizarding World is a holiday experience inspired by the Harry…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2017
Elf is a modern day holiday classic and it’s been criminally under-merchandised!  Diamond Select Toys is correcting that oversight with the new Elf Minimates Boxed set featuring the first ever Santa Clause minimate as well as the first EVER toy of Bob Newheart!   That alone should sell you on this delightful set!!   Elf Movie…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 25, 2016
Our friends at AmigoToyz.com sent the AFi readers this holiday message:  

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2016
We’re feeling the holiday spirit here at Mondo, and to celebrate the season we’ve teamed up with our friends with Middle of Beyond to bring you ornaments inspired by two awesome properties: PHANTASM and Madballs! We were crossing our fingers to receive the ornaments into our warehouse before the holidays, but it looks like they won’t…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 22, 2016
A Double Feature of Holiday RiffTrax Events Dashes Into Cinemas Nationwide With Two Times the Jokes on December 1 Only Joined by Comedy Legend ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic, the RiffTrax Crew Takes on Two Yuletide Favorites for One Night This December DENVER – October 27, 2016 – The RiffTrax guys (Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy, Bill…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 5, 2016
Rise of Rudolph 3″ Dunny by Frank Kozik From the creative mind of Frank Kozik comes Reindeer Games III: Rise of Rudolph. This 3 inch Dunny will be getting coal in his stocking! The Rise of the Rudolph Dunny comes complete with antlers, Santa’s hat, a whip and a bottle of liquid courage! Collect him…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 3, 2016
Soften The Holidays with Holiday Plush Now Available at Kidrobot.com With Halloween behind us, it’s now time for us to start getting into the holiday spirit!  Kidrobot is excited to launch a variety of holiday plush from Fa La La Labbits to our new Yummy World holiday plush.   Get into the spirit with these happy…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 13, 2016
This week the Lego team revealed a brand new LEGO Winter Holiday Train, launching this October just in time for Holiday gift-buying! The charming model features a full circle track with 16 pieces, boarding platform with bench and lamppost, the ability to add power functions to make the train move, flatbed wagon with rotating holiday…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 24, 2015
Since it’s Christmas Eve it’s only right that we do some unboxings!  We have 3 new unboxing videos for you today. First up we have the 2015 Premiere Guild exclusive Star Wars Jumbo Salacious Crumb from Gentle Giant.   As you know Gentle Giant is now famous for hiding miniature surprises in their holiday items…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 16, 2015
Who likes saving money on awesome gifts, toys and collectibles at the holidays?  YOU DO! Who is giving you $10 off $100 order or more of all in-stock items (pre-orders not included),Free shipping AND a Bonus/Free Gift with purchase? ENTERTAINMENT EARTH and ACTION FIGURE INSIDER! That’s right!  AFi has teamed up with EE.com to help you out with…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 25, 2015
The gang at DC Collectibles have got something for everyone on your holiday list this year, whether they are naughty or nice.  Today they posted their gift list suggestions on their official Facebook page.   Check out their suggestions below:  

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 21, 2015
  Grumpy Elf is on strike! Grumpy Elf had his pension cut and his hours increased! Humbug! This little toymaker is going on strike! Frank Kozik celebrates the unsung heroes of Christmas with Grumpy Elf! Grumpy Elf comes complete with removable accessories- including his strike sign! Retailing for $14.99, Grumpy Elf 3″ Dunny will be available…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 20, 2015
JAKKS’ Must-Have Holiday Toys are Available at Retailers Nationwide     SANTA MONICA, CA – November 18, 2015 – Leading U.S. toymaker JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAKK) is ringing in the holiday season with its lineup of innovative toys that are sure to be on every kid’s wish list. From design to destruction, remote-controlled to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 20, 2015
Today Figures Toy Company announced a VERY limited edition 8″ retro action figure based on that jolly old elf, Santa Clause!   Look who’s coming to town! We’ll be releasing a special edition SANTA CLAUS retro figure for the holiday season! The Santa figure will be limited to 500 pieces, and will also be available…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 19, 2015
A new book displays Krampus themed art of 70 artists from around the world. New York- For the 1st time ever, Contemporary Krampus gathers more than 68 diverse artists from around the globe to create new images of Krampus. From renowned artists like Angus Oblong to up and comers like Peter Skullkid, each image has…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 18, 2015
Lego just unveiled a new Winter Village Toy Shop for this year! Enjoy the holiday season with the Winter Toy Shop!   Welcome to the Winter Toy Shop! The holiday season has arrived and the toymaker is busy finishing off his latest creations! Outside, children ski and snowboard, and a freshly built snowman sparkles in the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 5, 2015
Here is a video look at the upcoming Fisher-Price Imaginext’s Bat Tower!!!!  This set will be available Fall 2015 as part of their holiday push.  It comes with a new Batman and Joker figures and plenty of play value with transforming action, lights and sounds.   Check out more Imaginext goodies that will be coming…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 25, 2015
We can still say “Happy New Year” to each other since it’s still January, right?  I thought so. There’s a lot of housekeeping/catch up in this episode.  Since it’s been a few weeks between episodes and there was a holiday “break” we had a chance to see and catch up on a lot of stuff…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 23, 2014
Poor He-Man.    Despite being an in-house I.P. and making millions for the company over his 30 year history he STILL doesn’t have the pull necessary to be included in Mattel’s 2014 Holiday E-Card that was sent out today.    All the other Mattel greats are there: Hot Wheels? – CHECK! Barbie? – CHECK! Fisher Price?…

 

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