Tag: comics


by Daniel Pickett
August 16, 2010
Superman/Batman Apocalypse Official Trailer Warner Brothers have released the trailer for the next DC Universe Direct-to-DVD project: Superman/Batman: Apocalypse based on the original storyline "The Supergirl from Krypton" from the Batman/Superman comic written by Jeph Loeb and illustrated by the late Michael Turner. According to Wikipedia.org this feature has the vocal talent of  Tim Daly, Kevin Conroy, Susan Eisenberg,…


by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2010
First ever comics based on most infamous Star Trek™ villain Complete with exclusive Khan plush doll, coming in October   “Khan is the classic Star Trek villain, and the Tipton brothers have crafted a truly engrossing story, one that eloquently spans the gaps in Khan’s history and makes his story whole,” said editorScott Dunbier. When…


by Daniel Pickett
May 18, 2010
“Storefront” applications debut as top downloads on iPad™ Free apps include three free comics each San Diego, CA (May 17, 2010) – IDW Publishing and Hasbro are proud to announce that TRANSFORMERS Comics and G.I. JOE Comics applications are available now on the Apple iPad. Taking full advantage of the iPad’s full-screen, full-color capabilities, the…


by Daniel Pickett
May 17, 2010
  I know.  You guys might think I’m really milking this 5th Anniversary thing, but this interview has actually been several weeks in the making.   I first proposed this interview to Mattel back in April when it was revealed that there would not be a JLU exclusive for San Diego Comic Con 2010.  Scott…


by Daniel Pickett
April 30, 2010
It’s Time! Free Comic Book Day 2010 is Saturday Free Comic Book Day 2010 – Saturday, May 1: Be There! Making a list, checking it twice… gonna give FREE comics to all who are naughty and nice! FCBD 2010 is finally here! Go check out the official site to find the latest info and your closest participating shop! The official FCBD Shop Locator: Find…


by Daniel Pickett
April 19, 2010
  As part of our 5th Anniversary we are launching a new feature called "Catching Up With…"  In the course of our 5 years here at AFi we have had the privilege of getting to know a lot of great people in the toy industry.  Some we meet at Toy Fair, some we meet at…


by Daniel Pickett
April 7, 2010
Vintage Collectibles and Merchandise offered to celebrate team-up!   New York, NY April 7, 2010: Captain Action Enterprises, LLC, ComiXology and Moonstone Books are proud to announce the “Action Packed Sweepstakes” celebrating the release of Phantom/Captain Action #1 with opportunities to win rare collectibles and signed comics. Fans have a chance to win collectible classics including:…


by Daniel Pickett
March 10, 2010
Pasadena Convention Center, May 28-30 F.A.M.E. LA , Vanguard Productions, and Animation Ink, in cooperation with Desert Wind Comics, announce the Los Angeles Rock’n Comic-Con 2010 at the Pasadena Convention Center featuring Guest of Honor, legendary Marvel Comics Creator Stan “The Man” Lee.  Stan will launch the major new convention with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and…


by Daniel Pickett
March 5, 2010
 New York Times bestselling author and IDW release new comic series in May San Diego, CA (February 25, 2010) – The critically-acclaimed and bestselling author of World War Z, the Zombie Survival Guide and The Zombie Survival Guide: Recorded Attacks brings his unique and acclaimed style to G.I. JOE comics with a five-issue miniseries: G.I….


by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2009
Mezco sends us a printable checklist of all of their 2009 SDCC exclusives and a coupon for $5 off @ Mezco Direct!    


by Daniel Pickett
July 7, 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.     Q1.  Thank you so much for the Giganta C&C figure for Wave 8 of DCU:C! Can we get some more Wonder Woman characters in the line? Cheetah? Circe? Hippolyta? Dr. Psycho?…


by Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer
June 27, 2009
  Well, the Walmart Exclsuivse DC Universe Classics wave 10 has finally officially shown up in the Walmart computer system: 27084-72801 – N7179 – DCU MAN-BAT 27084-72802 – N7184 – DCU BATMAN 27084-72807 – N7285 – DCU JOKER 27084-72808 – N7286 – DCU ROBOT MAN 27084-72809 – N7287 – DCU BEAST BOY 27084-72810 – N7289…