Tag: Comic Con

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 13, 2015
Emerald City Comicon Joins the ReedPOP Family as ReedPOP Continues Rapid Growth as #1 Producer of Comic Conventions Across the Globe NORWALK, CT — January 13, 2015 – ReedPOP, the world’s largest producer of pop culture events, is adding another show to its portfolio with the Emerald City Comicon (ECCC). Today, the company announces that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 14, 2014
If you are someone that covers comic con in the media, just because SDCC ends after 5 days doesn’t mean it’s over. I’m still slogging through getting coverage put up. ALL my photos are live right here, but I still have some videos and interviews that are coming. That also means this episode is going…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 6, 2014
Check out the Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Comic-Con 2014 trailer. The best-selling LEGO Batman videogame franchise returns in an out-of-this-world, action-packed adventure! In LEGO Batman™ 3: Beyond Gotham, the Caped Crusader joins forces with the super heroes of the DC Comics universe and blasts off to outer space to stop the evil Brainiac from…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2014
“BATMAN: ASSAULT ON ARKHAM” ENJOYS SUCCESSFUL WORLD PREMIERE AT COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL; DCU 2015 SLATE INCLUDES BRUCE TIMM ORIGINAL FILM   “Batman: Assault on Arkham ” enjoyed a rousing reception at its July 25 premiere at Comic-Con International, delighting a room of 4,250 fans for the screening and panel discussion amongst actors Kevin Conroy (Batman), Matthew…

 

by Abby Pickett
July 24, 2014
Daniel interviews DC Collectibles Jim Fletcher about all of their latest reveals at a special closed press event at SDCC 2014.   Check out our pictures of all we can show of this event right here in our AFI SDCC 2014 gallery!

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 19, 2014
It’s the calm before the storm as the city of San Diego preps for the onslaught of pop culture next week for San Diego Comic Con. There is a lot of early preparation that goes into a show like this and the city has to start early to get the banners up, the buses and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 17, 2014
Tokidoki Co-Founder and Creative Director Simone Legno to Host Autograph Sessions in Brand’s New booth   Los Angeles, Calif. – July 17, 2014 – tokidoki, the pop culture brand meaning “sometimes” in Japanese, is thrilled to reveal  product from its fall ’14 London Sole collection as well as tease the 2015 collaboration with Peanuts with…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2014
Lumpy Space Princess Enlists Con-Goers’ Help to Find Perfect Date In Exchange for Collectible OMG Medallion!   Lumpy Space Princess is on the verge of a dating disaster, and it’s up to Comic-Con 2014 attendees to help her avoid it! Cartoon Network Enterprises, the licensing and merchandising arm of the television network, today unveiled plans…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 10, 2014
Annual Southern California Comics Convention Celebrates Record Growth February 28 – March 1, 2015 at the Long Beach Convention Center LONG BEACH, CA (June 9, 2014) – Building on year over year growth and a hugely successful fifth anniversary show, the Long Beach Comic Expo team is proud that the 2015 show will move February…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2014
Welcome to Action Figure Insider’s 9th Anniversary “Scoop Week!”  As has been the case for the past eight years, on the week of our anniversary of AFi’s launch,  we have a little something we like to call “Scoop Week” where we bring you a variety of exclusive news on all your favorite action figure, collectibles and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 18, 2014
The Diamond Select Toys team always has a great time in Chicago, so they are happy to announce that they will be setting up a booth at this year’s Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo, April 25-27! Come by booth #713 to check out the newest products and fill some holes in your collection, and then…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 27, 2014
Captain Action at New Jersey Comic Con Ridgewood, N.J. (March 25 2014) –Captain Action Enterprises, licensors of the popular Captain Action toy line, have announced they will be appearing at the New Jersey Comic Book Show in Hasbrouck Heights this Sunday. The show is scheduled for Sunday, March 30th, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm….

 

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
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
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
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
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
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
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…

 

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