Tag: Classic


by Daniel Pickett
October 27, 2015
MuppetsSelectFigures At New York Comic-Con 2015, Diamond Select Toys had a ton of new prototypes on display, some of which had never before been seen in public! Now, many of those items are up for pre-order for the first time, including new items from Batman: The Animated Series, Back to the Future, Ghostbusters, Godzilla, Image Comics,…


by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2015
ScreenHunter_22 Jul. 30 00.29 King’s Quest™: A Knight to Remember begins the new adventures contained within the five-chapter release. SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today Sierra™, part of Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), released the first chapter in its new reimagining of one of adventure gaming’s most treasured franchises, King’s Quest™. Titled King’s…


by Daniel Pickett
July 29, 2015
CA_card_package_mockup JA_2 CAPTAIN ACTION ENTERPRISE, LLC ANNOUNCES RETURN OF CLASSIC CARD GAME FOR CHARACTER’S 50TH ANNIVERSARY NEW YORK and CHAPEL HILL, NC – July 27, 2015 – Captain Action Enterprises, LLC  (CAE), in cooperation with veteran game designers and developers Harold Sipe and Meg Stivison, today announced a new card game based on the beloved Captain Action properties. The team will bring…


DSC02453   Just in time to celebrate the landmark film’s 40th anniversary comes Funko’s Jaws ReAction figure line.  I saw Jaws at a drive in movie as a child in 1975.  It made such an indellible mark on me as a child that I had to have every rubber shark toy imaginable.  But to this day,…


by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2015
3A_Marvel_Ultron_Portrait_2448x1224_ClassicEdition_003 The gang at 3A Toys have announced the next figure in their 1:6th scale Marvel line of figures – ULTRON! Ultron will come in three different editions: Classic, Stealth and Ghost. See below for the information: MARVEL | ULTRON On Sale May 7th 2015 at Bambalandstore.com! 09:00AM Hong Kong Time 1/6th Scale Collectible Figure Designed by…


by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2015
The Beginning Of An Era Starts Here San Diego, CA (March 11, 2015) – Oh, the college years. Remember them? Or are you in the midst of them? Either way, aren’t they great? It’s a time for youth, freedom, curiosity, experimentation, and political comics. Well, at least it was for the budding American cartoonist Berkeley…


by Daniel Pickett
February 5, 2015
AlienFaceHuggerBottleOpener1 It’s a huge week for Diamond Select Toys, with plenty of toys, kitchenware and office supplies heading to comic shops and specialty stores for New Toy Day! Starting Wednesday, you’ll be able to pick up Michonne’s sword as a letter opener, Spider-Man’s head as a gelatin mold and even the Batmobile as a bottle opener,…


by Daniel Pickett
January 30, 2015
New York Toy Fair is fast approaching, and Diamond Select Toys has unveiled a whopping 18 new items in the February issue of Diamond Comics’ Previews catalog. Of the 18 new items, five are from brand-new licenses – Comic Book Men, Predator, Nightmare Before Christmas, SpongeBob Squarepants and Valiant Comics! Keep an eye out for…


by Daniel Pickett
October 28, 2014
GOGXwing1 Six Titles from Lucasfilm’s Star Wars™, Indiana Jones, Monkey Island and Sam & Max Franchises are Now Available on GOG.com with Star Wars™: X-Wing Special Edition, Star Wars™: TIE Fighter Special Edition, and Sam & Max Hit the Road Available for the First Time on Digital Platforms October 28, 2014 – The day has finally…


by Daniel Pickett
September 12, 2014
ScreenHunter_419 Sep. 11 23.43 Target.com is now taking pre-orders on the Blu-ray release of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, and with it Target gets an exclusive NECA gorilla soldier in retro packaging:   Get a Target Exclusive Planet of the Apes Gorilla Soldier Classic Action Figure in Retro Packaging with the pre-order of Dawn of the Planet…


by Daniel Pickett
June 18, 2014
“From Out Of Space… A Warning And An Ultimatum!” “Gort! Klaatu Barada Nikto!”   For the first time ever “Monstarz” debuts it’s retro styled Gort and Klaatu retro action figure set available thru Amok Time! “From Out Of Space… A Warning And An Ultimatum!” A robot and a man . . . hold your collection…


by Daniel Pickett
June 4, 2014
BatmanBust1 It’s New Toy Day again, and this week Diamond Select is sending two highly awaited items to comic shops across North America! One is the first in what promises to be an extensive line of resin busts based on the Batman Classic TV Series, and the other is a full assortment of Minimates based on…