Tag: Comic Con

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 19, 2009
Toys R Us and Diamond Select Toys today announce a new opportunity for fans across the country to experience the excitement and wonder of San Diego Comic Con as well as to get their hands on the hottest new exclusive featuring the current stars of the Marvel Comics Universe!   Still reeling after the stunning…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2009
  What is Free Comic Book Day? Free Comic Book Day is a single day – the first Saturday in May – when participating comic book shops across North America and around the world give away comic books absolutely FREE* to anyone who comes into their stores. *Check with your local shop for their participation…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2009
Spring has sprung and with it some pretty exciting G.I. Joe news:  Hasbro has debuted its SDCC G.I. Joe figures on www.gijoeresolute.com.   Hasbro announces its special edition G.I. JOE figures for San Diego Comic-Con   G.I. JOE: THE RISE OF COBRA 12” BARONESS Special Edition Figure (Adult Collectible; Approximate Retail Price: $29.99; Available through…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 16, 2009
OPTIMUS PRIME MIGHTY MUGG Special Edition Just a week or so ago, the 25th Anniversary Soundwave Special Edition figure was revealed as one of Hasbro’s exclusive Transformers items for San Diego Comic-Con.  Today, Hasbro is excited to share with you another awesome Transformers Comic-Con exclusive! (Ages 6 and Up; Approximate Retail Price: $14.99; Available through…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 2, 2009
This update was posted today to Matty’s Facebook page: Hey toy fans, With the news of our SDCC figures spreading all over the web, thought I’d take a moment to clarify some questions fans had. 1: Yes, these are our SDCC figures. It was not an April Fool’s joke. (but we did get some of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2009
Mattel announced today on Matty’s Facebook page the line-up today of their 2009 San Diego Comic Con exclusives.  Many of them will also be available on MattyCollector.com after the show, however some elements from some of the sets will be exclusive to the conversions.    DC UNIVERSE Classics WONDER TWINS 2 pack Form of an…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 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.  There are some very interesting hints and reveals in this installment, so read it carefully and let the speculating begin!     Q1) The 6" Ghostbusters, are they intended to be more in-scale…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 9, 2009
This week our friends over at G4 send us news of this week’s Fresh Ink features interviews with Common in regards to his possible role in a Green Lantern film, and Bryce Dallas Howard who tells Blair Butler she’d love to star in a movie based on The Sword comic book. 

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 13, 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.  There are some very interesting hints and reveals in this installment, so read it carefully and let the speculating begin!  Q1) Is there a possibility of ever using a different female body…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2009
 COVERAGE TONIGHT ON G4 AT 7PM ET/PT The king of TV pilots Dave Nutter announces a new project and a new TV series “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and “Angel” creator, Joss Whedon talks details from his new series Take an acid trip with creators of “Superjail” Biggest news to come out of Comic Con A…

 

by AFi Admin
February 7, 2009
More exciting updates from the NYCC 2009 floor… This time, Mattel reveals some of the upcoming JLU figures.  

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
February 7, 2009
More updates straight from the NYCC floor…  

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 6, 2009
Live from the con floor Jason brings us the two Friday World Wide Reveals from the DC Direct booth: Ame-Comi Batgirl and Catwoman and a new deluxe World of Warcraft figure.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 6, 2009
This poster was posted over by the Hasbro Marvel figures at their booth at NYCC09.   There will be large scale figures in the 3.75" Marvel Universe line that will be exclusive to Walmart.  According to Hasbro these will be about the same scale as the Marvel Legends Icons figures.   As you can see by…

 

by Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer
February 6, 2009
Wow. Jason is on site at the NYCC and had a chat with the Hasbro Team about their Marvel products.  Here’s what he learned: Marvel Legends is not dead.  There will still be new product coming for that line, but nothing new for 2009.  What we know about already is what is coming.  There will…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 2, 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.  There are some very interesting hints and reveals in this installment, so read it carefully and let the speculating begin! Q1) Of the new pictures of Infinite Heroes shown on the new…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 27, 2009
Diamond Select Toys is excited to announce the latest new exclusive available only at this year’s fourth annual New York Comic Con!  Celebrating the return of the hotly-anticipated final season of Battlestar Galactica, fans will be able to stop by booth #1133 and recruit their own Battlestar Galactica Stealth Cylon Centurion!  Long a part of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 21, 2009
January 2009 – NY – Comic-Con returns to New York Febuary 6-8th and Shocker Toys LLP will be in full force at Booth# 1051 with new products showcasing and bringing two big show exclusives to the event. Very pleased will be the fans of Rob Schrab’s Scud and Sam Keith’s The Maxx. Shocker Toys LLP…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 19, 2009
NEW YORK, NY (Jan. 19, 2009) — The second action figure in The Undersea Adventures of Capt’n Eli’s Mego-style Commander X collection will debut at New York Comic-Con on Feb. 6.  This new 8-inch “1950s Commander X” action figure is the first variant since the original “Golden Age Commander X” was released in Dec. 2008. …

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 15, 2009
I just posted a feature over in our newly launched toy archives of Mattel’s Masters of The Universe Classics New York Comic Con exclusive FAKER figure.  This figure will first be made available to attendees at New York Comic con the first weekend in February and then will be available on MattyCollector.com at a later…

 

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