Tag: Christmas

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 25, 2014
“RiffTrax Live: Santa Claus” Will Bring Belly Laughs to Naughty and Nice Nationwide this Holiday Season   Fathom Events, RiffTrax and IGN Present All-New Hilarious Commentary on This Holiday Title in Select U.S. Cinemas on December 4     DENVER – October 22, 2014 – Fathom Events, RiffTrax.com® and IGN are thrilled to bring Michael…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 21, 2014
New Outdoor Ice Rink Added to Winter Fun! Holiday Snow Days Nov. 22, 2014 through Jan. 4, 2015!     CARLSBAD, Calif. (November 20, 2014) –Shine up your skates and grab your mittens! LEGOLAND® California Resort is getting its outdoor gear ready for its annual winter celebration, Holiday Snow Days and Winter Nights. The winter…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 5, 2014
Gifts that harken back to times past and make adults remember the little kid that’s still inside are lining the shelves at Target stores and Target.com this season thanks to a new, exclusive Limited Time Only toy collection.   Target’s Limited Time Only collection of 12 toys will be a hit with kids and collectors,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 4, 2014
Funko is excited to announce a Target Exclusive Rainbow Dash Vinyl Figure! The Target Exclusive Rainbow Dash is a black variant with a glitter finished mane. You can pick up the Target Exclusive Rainbow Dash Vinyl Figure on sale for $14.00 this week! Limited Time Only Target exclusive available through November or while supplies last….

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
December 22, 2013
The Holidays. Nothing else compares to this time of year…the amazing array of Christmas lights, the smells of warm cinnamon and pumpkin, the lively spirits and the season of giving … and especially as a child of the 80s, the season of getting. Of course, the disclaimer – since then, I have certainly learned that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 15, 2013
For the past several years Target stores have been offering up some fun new seasonal items for fans of pop culture as part of their seasonal resets and this year is no exception.  As a part of this, Target has done a seasonal aisle of toys, food, ornaments and sometimes even exclusive figures.   The toys…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 14, 2013
MANCHESTER, England, December 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –Seven out of every 10 children will get no surprise presents this Christmas, new national research has revealed. Children are no longer bothered about being surprised when they open their presents and 69% of them, aged 6 – 17, compile wish-lists to make sure they get what they want….

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
December 10, 2013
Pardon my many-months-long blogging absence (and my obsessive overuse of hyphens) for a Not-Necessarily-Toy-Related-But-Still-Worthy Holiday Announcement … and for those looking to spread some Holiday Kindness and Cheer, this article is for you! Before you groan about yet-another ‘event’ to excuse yourself from, hear me out – you don’t actually have to attend, send money,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 30, 2013
“The LEGO® Movie” star presents check to charity LA’s BEST   LEGOLAND® California Resort is honored to announce actress Elizabeth Banks as this year’s guest of honor to light the world’s largest LEGO® Christmas tree at the family theme park’s annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013. Banks, a mother of two, stars…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 6, 2013
New York- Both Krampus fans and Living Dead Dolls collectors are going wild over Living Dead Dolls Presents Krampus!   To compliment the three standard colors and the one of a kind Red Krampus, Mezco now proudly reveals the final member of their quintet of holiday terror; the one of a kind Blue Krampus! The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 2, 2013
This Limited Time Offer is only available October 14-October 31 or while supplies last. Collect the 2nd set during “Brick” Friday Weekend in November! See a Brick Specialist for details.   You can find a Lego store near you by checking here.

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 14, 2013
This was originally announced right before comic con to the Gentle Giant Collector Club and then shown at SDCC.   Now Gentle Giant has posted it in their official news letter.  ALSO… I was told at a party at SDCC that there will be some other additional “surprise” item that will ship with this item.  I…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 17, 2013
Gruss Vom Krampus!  Mezco presents folklore legend, plush Krampus! New York- This oversized Krampus is 12″ tall from the tips of his “devilish” horns to the points of his cloven hooves. This sinfully adorable mythic creature is a hugably plump plush that is perfect for those who enjoy the darker side of the holiday spirit. Mezco’s Krampus plush…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 20, 2013
The one item in Tonner’s 2013 Toy Fair booth that we could not take pictures of, was their new “Ralphie” figure from the holiday cult classic “A Christmas Story.”    Today Tonner sent out the details of the figure and some images, so here’s what you missed.  Have a look, but don’t shoot your eye out,…

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
December 28, 2012
Just for the holidays, I’m reposting one of my favorite Times Past recollections…I hope you all had a safe and happy holiday. Enjoy! – – – – – With the holidays here, this seemed like a good time to share my memory of receiving one of the greatest gifts ever. Read on! 1985.  Arguably the greatest…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 25, 2012
Merry Christmas Eve and Happy Holidays everyone! We hope that most of you get to enjoy some time off with your loved ones this week. And if Christmas isn’t your bent we welcome you to Winter and hope you get some good Chinese food this week! So, gather up your family, make some cocoa, get…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 25, 2012
And THIS is what it looked like at my local Toys R Us… I hope you all found what you were looking for. Merry Christmas from all of us at AFi!!

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 24, 2012
You may recall last year I wrote about the annual Mattel HQ store tent sale over on AFHub.com: Once a year at Mattel’s Headquarters in El Segundo, as part of their regular company store, they have their annual tent sale.  This sale typically runs from just after Halloween and runs until just before Christmas.   The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 24, 2012
 

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 18, 2012
Happy One Year! With the recording of this episode we are officially at the one year mark with 52 weekly episodes. It’s pretty amazing that we’ve been able to keep up that schedule with the years that we have both had in 2012, but it just goes to show the power of Geek and that…

 

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