Tag: Comic Con

 

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…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 9, 2009
The gang over at Newsarama is reporting the WizardWorld has canceled their 2009 conventions in Los Angeles and Dallas, Texas.   The Los Angeles show was scheduled for March.  You can read their developing story here.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 7, 2009
Here’s another "Comic Con Classic" video from SDCC2008.  I don’t feel that bad this it’s just now posted to the site, as the new Greatest American Hero comic’s first issue just hit comic stores in December.   So the short version is: when I was a kid "The Greatest American Hero" was hands-down my favorite show.   …

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 3, 2009
I know this has been a long time coming but, we finally got this cut together and uploaded (no thanks to the punks at YouTube!) Daniel (Julius) and Jason (ToyOtter) interview Jim Mallon (Gypsy) and Trace Beaulieu (Crow T. Robot and Dr. Clayton Forester) of Mystery Science Theater 3000 about their new 20th Anniversary Boxed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 28, 2008
Over the holiday break I managed to sneak away from of my loved ones long enough to crank out this sneak peek feature on the upcoming DCUC Wave 7 Big Barda figure sculpted by the Four Horsemen.  You can check it out and see all of the pictures over at my blog. And if that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 12, 2008
For a week you have squinted and drooled over at the tiny images of the newly announced DC Universe Classics Wave 8 over on MattyCollector.com.   Well now Mattel has sent us larger images of those figures so you can see more of the details.  And now that I have seen this larger image of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 3, 2008
Mattel announced last week their plans for the Masters of the Universe NYC Comic Con exclusive figure over on MattyCollector.com We’re getting closer to the release of MOTU Classics. Everyone on the MattyCollector.comSM team is so appreciative of all our fan’s patience as we work around the clock to get these figures correct before bringing…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 1, 2008
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) Why was the Holiday Hal Jordan figure included in Mattel’s JLU showcase at SDCC? If he’s such a no-no(from DC/WB’s point of view), then why put him in there? Was…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 22, 2008
Mattel has been busy this week sending out new images of upcoming DC Universe product.  Here’s a round up so you know where to look for all the new goodies:   Raving Toy Maniac has the Wave V DCU Classics carded images. This is the Walmart exclusive wave.   You can see them by clicking…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 6, 2008
You’ve heard people talk about it, you’ve seen the slide show we  posted, now see the panel in it entirety!   AFI Abby did an amazing job filming the panel and then cutting it together with the slides so all of you can feel like you were there in the room.   We have posted…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 5, 2008
The team has been working fast and furious to get all of the pictures in our Comic Con 2008 gallery labeled, and we are just about done.  There are a few more galleries still to be added, but the lion’s share are up now for your enjoyment.  Check out our coverage of the toys, the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 28, 2008
If you wanted a crack at the SDCC exclusives from Mattel your time is now!   MattyCollector.com is live now.   AS of right now you can only buy the set of 4 together (King Grayskull, Lighting McQueen, Giganta and Lobo) for $90 a set. You can place your orders here! 

 

by AFi Admin
July 28, 2008
Mike "SDcomics" Walker gives us his last installment of photos from the San Diego Comic Con. Click on the image below and enjoy.

 

by AFi Admin
July 27, 2008
thumb.20080726-143516-1 Our very own Mike "SDcomics" Walker delivers another serving of hot photos straight from the San Diego Comic Con. Click on the image below to start viewing.

 

by AFi Admin
July 26, 2008
We just added a ton of photos to our new gallery including the slides used during the Panel with Marvel Toys / ToyBiz, lots of great stuff revealed by Mattel, and of course, pictures taken from the inside and outside convention arena by our very own Mike "SDcomics" Walker. Just click on the image below…

 

by AFi Admin
July 26, 2008
We continue to add more photos taken from the San Diego Comic Con . The latest batch of photos are from Gentle Giant and JUN Planning. Go check them out now: http://www.actionfigureinsider.com/gallery2/   

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
July 25, 2008
NEWS FROM THE SDCC MATTEL PANEL! DCUC news Wave III should be out in about a week and a half Jason Rusch Firestorm will ship after wave 4 due to factory change issue MattyCollector will have quarterly 2-packs, the first of which is Adam Strange & Starfire Wave 4 Update 2 KB exclusives: unmasked Terry…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2008
  Here’s Mike’s report from the floor at Comic Con on the new product shown at the Diamond Select Toys. DST’s Ultimate Quarter Scale Line– Shipping Winter 2008 – $79.99 Darth Maul Obi Wan Kenobi (A New Hope)  Han Solo in Hoth Gear (The Empire Strikes Back)  Indiana Jones (with Fertility Idol)  MiniMates Secret Invasion…

 

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