Tag: comics


by Daniel Pickett
December 11, 2006
AirMaxComedian_giveaway.jpg It’s almost Christmas and Airmax Animated has a surprise for all the JLU fans out there – this is your chance to own a limited edition JLU  styled custom of the Watchmen’s own Comedian.    For the next three Fridays (December 15th, 22nd and 29th), Airmax  Animated will be giving these away! All you have…


by Daniel Pickett
November 27, 2006
batmobile1966.jpg –Mattel to Produce Hot Wheels® Die-Cast Batmobiles Inspired by the Classic Television Series– Burbank, Calif., November 27, 2006 — Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP), DC Comics, and Mattel, Inc. (NYSE:MAT) announced today the production of a line of Hot Wheels® die-cast cars inspired by the Batmobile featured in the 1966 “Batman” television series.  The legendary…


by Daniel Pickett
November 2, 2006
Pop Culture Event Tour Prepares for Continued Success with Altered Schedule 2008 Schedule  Congers, NY (November 1, 2006) – Wizard Conventions today announced its schedule for the 2007 and 2008 Wizard World conventions, the country’s foremost touring events for pop culture and comic books. The 2007 Wizard World schedule will mirror that of 2006, which…


by Daniel Pickett
October 31, 2006
DireWraith.jpg Waaaaay back in 1979, Parker Brothers took a chance on a new property/invention and decided to break away from just making board games and dip their toe into boys toys and action figures.  That venture was ROM: The Space Knight. Marvel Comics also picked up the property for a 75 issue run written by Bill…


by Daniel Pickett
October 25, 2006
SD2DaredevVari.jpg Toy Biz has sent us some MORE new images today including Marvel Legends Boosters wave 4 (Formerly known as Super Hero Showdown).  Some new TNA stuff and the Marvel Legends "House of M" boxed set.   Have a LOOK! Marvel Legends Boosters  Daredevil and Variant    More after the jump


by Daniel Pickett
October 15, 2006
Mat12BatSup.jpg Today at Toys R Us I saw the new exclusive Mattel 12" Superman and Batman figures. These figures are enlarged version of their 6" Four Horsemen sculpted counterparts.  At first glance it looks like the bicept swivel and ankle articulation didn’t make the cut.  These appear to be solid figures like the Marvel Legends Icons…