Tag: Comic Con

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 30, 2013
“The Biggest Little City in the World” has a big new attraction, as Wizard World this week announced the addition of Reno, Nevada, as the 16th show on the 2014 Comic Con calendar. Already the world’s largest pop culture convention series, Wizard World will host Reno Comic Con, Nov. 21-23 at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center….

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 3, 2013
After a two year hiatus “The Collectors Show” is back and I had the honor of being the first guest on the relaunch show back in August.  If you can’t get enough of me talking about toys on my weekly podcast “Geek Shall Inherit” then here’s even more audio of me chatting about one of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 24, 2013
WIZARDWORLDCCMAP2014 Wizard World Comic Con Plans Massive Expansion In 2014, Adding Seven New Cities To Largest Tour This week, Wizard World, the world’s largest pop culture convention series, will hold 15 events in 2014, expanding to include Sacramento, Calif. (March 7-9); Louisville, Ky. (March 28-30); Minneapolis (May 2-4); Atlanta (May 30-June 1); San Antonio (Aug. 1-3);…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 15, 2013
MattyAFiLogo-150x150.jpg Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  The Mattel marketing and PR team, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums. Don’t forget, a brand new batch of MattyCollector.com items go on sale today…

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
July 14, 2013
11408b.jpg The PRE-SDCC MADNESS is upon us! With the San Diego Comic Con nearly here, your wacky pals at AFi want to give you a reason to drag yourself out of bed and think about superheroes – all day, every day. To celebrate, we’d like to invite our Facebook fans new and old to participate in…

 

by Danny "CantinaDan" Neumann
July 4, 2013
BLOGs7ALIEN-PKG1-500x3851.jpg If you are a 3 3/4″ fan (and especially if you are a vintage 3 3/4″ fan) the highlight of last summer’s San Diego Comic-Con was the reveal of Super7’s ReAction ALIEN line. We all know the story by now. Back in 1979 Kenner had the license to ALIEN. A line of 3 3/4″ action…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 22, 2013
WonderConLogo.gif For anyone planning on attending WonderCon 2013, tickets are now on sale: WonderCon Anaheim, one of the country’s most exciting comics and popular arts conventions, will take place the weekend of March 29 – 31 (Friday, Saturday, and Sunday), at the beautiful Anaheim Convention Center. In addition to the Exhibit Hall, featuring comics and merchandise…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 16, 2013
MattyAFiLogo.jpg Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  The Mattel marketing and PR team, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums.  There will not be a posting of answers on January 1st as Mattel…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 4, 2012
  Joined by Creative Team Member and Artist Collaborators Tempe, Ariz.,  August 31 – When comic book legend Stan Lee throws a party, everyone wants to attend. And lucky for us, we are all invited! Stan Lee’s Comikaze, Los Angeles’ largest pop-culture convention, opens on Saturday, September 15, 2012 at the Los Angeles Convention Center….

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2012
We’re back from Comic Con, it was an amazing time, we only got to see a small fraction of it, and we are already ready for next year. It’s a bittersweet week for fandom as we have all been waiting with baited breath for “The Dark Knight Rises” to be released, but it’s impossible to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2012
Get excited for brand new shorts coming to DC Nation! Here is the teaser footage revealed last week at SDCC 2012 of what we can expect next season for the interstitial shorts in DC Nation.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2012
Battle Beasts Conquer Comic-Con! Diamond Select Toys, IDW, Peavey and Coffin Case Launch Battle Beasts With New Toys, Comics and One-of-A-Kind Prizes at SDCC 2012! At Comic-Con International 2012 in San Diego, Diamond Select Toys launched their latest original property, Battle Beasts, across multiple platforms, including toys, comics, animation and music. Each release of the weekend showcased a different…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 17, 2012
W8912_VykronMilitary_news   Toy Fans, Didn’t make it to SDCC or your favorites were sold out by the time you got there? It’s alright… the toy party rocks on here at MattyCollector.com! Here’s everything you need to know: Sale Starts: 7/23 9 a.m. PT Sale Ends: 8/6 11:59 p.m. PT MOTUC Vykron™ “Tank Top” MOTUC Vykron™ “Space…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 17, 2012
My good friend and “Geek Shall Inherit” co-host Jason Lenzi walks you though the new announcements from BifBangPow and their booth at SDCC 2012.   Game Trailers – E3 2012

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 16, 2012
DSC_0146_fullsizeimages Revealed at Comic Con this past week at the Mattypalloza panel Mattel revealed the winner of their Masters of the Universe 30th Anniversary Create-A-Character contest. He-Fans and She-Ravers, After almost one year and over 1,300 entries, we have a winner of our Masters of the Universe® Create a Character Contest! During the Mattypalooza fan panel…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 16, 2012
The WB has post the promo and footage that they put together for their SDCC 2012 panel.  It starts with where we left off with the last season… and then give us some glimpses of where they are going and who they encounter along the way…  

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2012
Keen observers will notice that Mattel left fans with one more small reveal today in the form of one ‘mystery’ MOTUC accessory placed in the case this morning next to Granmyr’s foot… Who could it be for…?

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2012
Marvel’s Iron Man 3 Kids Costume Contest… with Special Guest… Our friend Jesse Falcon was MCing Marvel’s Iron Man 3 costume contest yesterday at the Marvel booth… when a familiar voice was heard from backstage…  

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 13, 2012
Hasbro Star Wars panel 2013 -All New 3.75″ segment -Exclusives you thought you’d never see Vintage Collection – will continue in some way, just not in its own line -They didn’t want to wear out their welcome, but are dedicated to the original Kenner line -Goal was to make it run 2 years with over…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 12, 2012
We got all of our photos from Preview Night loaded now.  Check out the latest from DC Collectibles, Mattel, Hasbro, The Bridge Direct “Hobbit” figures, Gentle Giant and much, much more!   Click here to view our 2012 SDCC galleries!

 

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