Tag: Comic Books


by Daniel Pickett
July 21, 2009
100 fans will receive a free copy of an autographed ‘Zen Intergalactic Ninja’ comic-book at this year’s Comic-Con.   The give-away event will occur on Friday and Saturday, July 24 and 25, to celebrate the upcoming release of two new ‘Zen’ figures from Shocker Toys.   Stern and Cote will appear at Shocker Toys booth…


by Daniel Pickett
July 17, 2009
This was just posted over on MattyCollector’s Facebook Page: We answered a lot of questions about SDCC in the note thread from yesterday, but to repeat some of the information here: PRICES AND LIMITS: MOTUC He-R0 = $20.00 (version with SDCC stamp available only at the show) DCUC Wonder Twins = 40.00 (Gleek is only…


by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2009
Mezco sends us a printable checklist of all of their 2009 SDCC exclusives and a coupon for $5 off @ Mezco Direct!    


by Daniel Pickett
July 9, 2009
Today the official website for Comic Con International posted a list of the 2009 exclusives for the show.  This is NOT a complete list yet, so far it’s only four pages long,  but starts as a good guide to how much money you will need to bring with you to the con and what lines…


by Daniel Pickett
July 7, 2009
Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru Jr. sent us the answers to our latest round of questions.that AFI readers have posted in our forums.     Q1.  Thank you so much for the Giganta C&C figure for Wave 8 of DCU:C! Can we get some more Wonder Woman characters in the line? Cheetah? Circe? Hippolyta? Dr. Psycho?…


by Daniel Pickett
July 6, 2009
Marvelous Team-Up Offers Items Online at Toysrus.com and In-Show at Entertainment Earth Booth #2343 with a Special Appearance by Todd McFarlane   Attention Marvel Zombies, members of the DC Nation, video game fanatics and everyone else descending on San Diego: Starting Wednesday, July 22, Toys“R”Us will turn its attention to Comic-Con International, for the first…


by Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer
June 27, 2009
  Well, the Walmart Exclsuivse DC Universe Classics wave 10 has finally officially shown up in the Walmart computer system: 27084-72801 – N7179 – DCU MAN-BAT 27084-72802 – N7184 – DCU BATMAN 27084-72807 – N7285 – DCU JOKER 27084-72808 – N7286 – DCU ROBOT MAN 27084-72809 – N7287 – DCU BEAST BOY 27084-72810 – N7289…


by Daniel Pickett
June 9, 2009
June 8th 2009 – NY – Wizard World returns to Philadelphia June 19th-21st and Shocker Toys will be in full force at Booth# 509 with new products showcasing and bringing big announcements, sneaks and exclusives to the event. Sam Keith’s MTV The Maxx Exclusive will be ready to throw down at the Wizard show, and…


by Daniel Pickett
June 8, 2009
Mattel just sent us the latest images of the upcoming San Diego Comic Con International 2009 DC Universe Exclusives.   Shown are the Green Lantern JLU 3-pack (Featuring Flight Suit Hal Jordan, Abin Sur and GL Sinestro with swapable heads) and the Infinite Heroes Anti-Monitor packaging. SDCC09 JLU Green Lantern 3-Pack   Infinite Heroes Anti-Monitor…


by Daniel Pickett
June 5, 2009
Marvel is proud to announce that new and renewing subscribers to Marvel Digital Comics Unlimited (www.marvel.com/nickfury) will receive an exclusive, all-new Hasbro Marvel Universe Nick Fury action figure! Inspired by his dramatic return in Secret Invasion, this all new figure features the kind of weaponry Fury needs to repel a Skrull invasion—or any other unlucky…


by Daniel Pickett
June 1, 2009
Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru Jr. sent us the answers to our latest round of questions.that AFI readers have posted in our forums.     Q1: If Target where to cancel the JLU line before the end of this year would Mattel then resort to selling the already announced JLU on Mattycollector.com? A1: It is Mattel’s…


by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2009
  The MARVEL Team at Hasbro has once again come through for AFI readers answering your latest and greatest Pre-Comic Con Hasbro/Marvel questions.  These questions were submitted by AFI readers via our forums.  Q1. Will we EVER see the release of Marvel Legends figures that were previewed as prototypes such as Classic Storm, Valkyrie, Silver…