Tag: Comic Book

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 5, 2014
Our friends at Captain Action Enterprises have given us an exclusive sneak peek of the Lady Action 1:6th scale figure ad that’s in the next issue of Captain Action Cat (on sale Wednesday at your local comic shop).  This 12″ figure is a collaboration between Captain Action, Executive Replicas and Go Hero.   I got…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 4, 2014
Today over on the MattyCollector.com news page Mattel announced the following new contest: He-Man: The Photography War – Comic Cover Contest He-Man fans, this is the chance of a lifetime to contribute to the history of the brand and get the attention of the world for your amazing creative and photography skills.  Mattel is hosting…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 14, 2014
ConventionExclusive.com will be at Wizard World Chicago with two new show exclusives this year. They will have a Stan Lee Funko pop which is exclusive to Wizard World. They will also have a limited amount of their 2014 show tour Pop exclusives on hand. These include Glow in the dark Doc from BTTF, Sam and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 2014
IDW Publishing, Hasbro, And Heritage Auctions Help Give Kids The World San Diego, CA (August 11, 2014) – The Heritage Auctions for the one-of-a-kind variant of IDW’s My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #12 and the original cover artwork by fan-favorite Sara Richard closed on August 9 raising a total of $8,750*, with the one-of-a-kind variant ending…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2014
IDW Publishing Partners With Boom! Studios For Epic Crossover San Diego, CA (July 25, 2014) – Have you ever wondered what it would be like to “mind-meld” with a sentient ape? Or wanted to see a Klingon on horseback, brandishing a rifle? Readers will soon have a chance to peek into just such an alternate…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 21, 2014
At this week’s Comic Con International in San Diego, Diamond Select Toys and Art Asylum will release their Marvel Minimates box set based on the classic X-Men comic storyline, “Days of Future Past.” Published in Uncanny X-Men #141 and 142, the story showed a grim future where mutants were second-class citizens that had been largely…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 16, 2014
Wednesday, July 16th, Marvel’s Joe Quesada Makes Historic Announcement   New York, NY – July 16th, 2014 – Marvel is excited to announce that on Wednesday, July 16th, at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT, Marvel’s Joe Quesada will be announcing an all-new comic book title and all-new era for one of Marvel’s most classic Super Heroes on…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 10, 2014
Look, up in the sky, it’s Bluntman and Chronic! The comic-book heroes created by director Kevin Smith are living the high life, with a variety of products coming out from Diamond Select Toys based on their appearances in “Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back.” Now, they’re getting a Comic-Con-exclusive 2-pack of Minimates mini-figures, only available…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 3, 2014
Robert Kirkman’s Skybound to bring immersive zombie obstacle course direct to fans across the US LOS ANGELES, CA (January 29, 2014) – Skybound, Robert Kirkman’s imprint at Image Comics, will rollout out its one-of-a-kind immersive zombie obstacle course experience, The Walking Dead Escape, in a national tour launching in Baton Rouge, LA on April 24,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 1, 2014
The gang at Skybound have a pretty impressive and diverse roster of SDCC exclusives this year, from action figures, to shirts to hardback editions… even a mini version of “Lucille”, perfect for clearing people out of your way into Hall H. 🙂 See below for their full announcement: Here is our list of exclusive items…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 26, 2014
Guillermo del Toro, director of Pacific Rim and the upcoming Crimson Peak, recorded an exciting message exclusively for fans.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 26, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MILWAUKIE, OR —The masters of two mediums come together with an all-new, limited-edition vinyl figure of Sin City’s beloved brute, Marv! This unique interpretation of Marv was created by Eric So, a master of modern design and a leader in the Hong Kong designer-toy movement. With the guidance of Frank Miller, So…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 19, 2014
All New “John Carter Warlord of Mars” Adventure Strip Just Launched – with a Spanish language option! (June 18, 2014 – Tarzana, CA) – Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., the company founded by the author to protect and maintain his original literary creations, announced today that Burroughs’ first adventure hero – John Carter of Mars – will star in an all-new…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2014
San Diego, CA (April 28, 2014) –Xbox Entertainment Studio, the Microsoft division that produces original programming for the Xbox brand, announced today that they are co-developing with IDW Entertainment, Winterworld as a limited event live-action series based on the acclaimed comic series created by writer Chuck Dixon and artist Jorge Zaffino. Winterworld joins an impressive…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 9, 2014
Fresh Monkey Fiction announces Amazing Heroes and adds Captain Action to its line up of retro inspired action figures.   Los Angeles, CA. (April 9, 2014) – Fresh Monkey Fiction introduces Amazing Heroes, including Captain Action. Look for a Kickstarter campaign launch in Summer 2014. “Transported to a strange world by a mysterious villain from…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 31, 2014
To celebrate the release for pre-order of Hollywood Collectibles Group’s The Cleric 1:4 statue based on Alterton’s “Of Darkness & Damnation” story http://www.hollywood-collectibles.com/cleric/ ; Railroad End Studios has published online a promotional comic book issue #0 from “Of Darkness & Damnation: The Acores and Seatas War” presenting the original art and story from where HCG’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 24, 2014
HUNDREDS OF CARTOONISTS DONATE ORIGINAL ARTWORK TO COMIC ART PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY’S EBAY AUCTIONS BENEFITTING FAMILY OF USAGI YOJIMBO CREATOR STAN SAKAI On Thursday, March 6, 2014, Southern California’s CAPS, the Comic Art Professional Society, will launch an ongoing series of eBay auctions of original comic art. Its goal is to raise funds for medical care…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 5, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO – February 5, 2014 – Hasbro, DeNA and IDW Publishing today announced a collaboration to bring Dark Cybertron to life in a new interactive experience for the action-packed mobile card battle game TRANSFORMERS: LEGENDS. Fans that play the TRANSFORMERS: LEGENDS in-game episode that starts on February 5 and runs through February 11 will…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 30, 2014
Ever wonder how they create those DC Collectibles variant covers? In this new DC Collectibles 101 video, Design Director Jim Fletcher talks us through the process, as we watch the new DC Collectibles Scribblenauts Unmasked variant cover come together from start to finish. [youtube]http://youtu.be/8NCjf1hw_e0[/youtube] The Scribblenauts Unmasked blind boxed mini figures are now available. Look…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 17, 2013
A little comic book tease from our friends at Dark Horse Comics for a project coming in 2014…

 

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