Tag: Convention


by Daniel Pickett
June 23, 2010
Interactive “HUNT FOR THE DECEPTICONS” Experience and Many More Activities Await Fans and Families at 16th Annual Event   ORLANDO, FL – June 23, 2010 – Fans of AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS will “ROLL OUT” and head to Orlando for the 16th annual TRANSFORMERS Collectors’ Convention, hosted by the TRANSFORMERS Collectors’ Club and Hasbro, Inc. (NYSE:…


by Daniel Pickett
June 17, 2010
Star Wars Celebration V Will Take Place in Orlando, FL August 12-15 Other Exclusive Events Include the Star Wars Commitment Chapel, Star Wars Stories Project, Costume Contest, Celebrity Panels, Screenings and Much, Much More!   SAN FRANCISCO, CA (June 17, 2010) – Already jam-packed with a full slate of intergalactic events, activities and attractions, Star…


by Daniel Pickett
June 2, 2010
The gang at Wizard/Toy Fare just announced their 2010 Toy Fall of Fame inductees on their website: We like to have fun with toys, but we’re also serious about the artform of toys, statues and collectibles. That’s why, for the past two years, we’ve inducted three industry figures and one toy line into the ToyFare…


by Daniel Pickett
May 26, 2010
LimitedEdition Kimbo Slice Action Figure Only Available at UFC Fan Expo What:     MMA fans will Meet, Greet and get Autographs from top UFC fighters Randy Couture and Clay Guida and view the 2010 line-up of UltimateFighting Championship® (UFC®) action figures from leading U.S. toy maker JAKKS Pacific, Inc (Nasdaq: JAKK) at the 2ndannual UFC®…


by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2010
 Two Finalists to Win VIP Trip to Comic-Con, Winner Gets $20,000 and Joins Pop Culture Icons Erik Estrada, Lou Ferrigno and Charisma Carpenter as Official Butterfinger Defenders   GLENDALE, Calif. (May 13, 2010) – How far would you go to defend your BUTTERFINGER®? Today, Butterfinger and G4, the television network that covers the worlds of…


by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2010
Hello STAR WARS Fans! It is time to hit your local retail aisles!  Purchase specially marked STAR WARS products for a chance to instantly win a pair of VIP tickets to STAR WARS Celebration V in Orlando, Florida – worth over $600!   Between now and July 26th, look inside STAR WARS Droid Factory Figures,…


by Daniel Pickett
May 10, 2010
Congratulations to Dan Pinegar, winner of Hasbro’s silent auction at the 2010 G.I. Joe Convention.  Mr. Pinegar’s winning bid of $1333.33 for the convention poster signed by the Hasbro G.I. Joe team will benefit the Hasbro Children’s Hospital in Providence, RI.     In total, about $7,300 was raised as a result of the poster…


by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2010
DC STARS HUNTRESS is available  on TONNERDirect.com for $159.99  This figure was a TONNER EXCLUSIVE from C2E2 with a Limited Edition of just 200. Comes with a hand-signed certificate of authenticity-signed by Robert Tonner    Quantities are Limited! Click HERE to BUY NOW!  


by Daniel Pickett
April 22, 2010
100017_press01a.jpg Sideshow’s Comic-Con 2010 Exclusives Revealed! Last week, they showed off a group shot of their Sideshow Collectibles’ Comic-Con exclusives for 2010! This week, Sideshow is revealing the official names and Pre-Order dates for each con collectible, so look below to find out all the info on the Specimen 687M Legendary Scale Bust, Mouser Comiquette, Skrull…


by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2010
The 2010 Canadian Collectible Toy Expo is this Sunday, April 25th, at the Burlington Holiday Inn at QEW & Guelph Line in Ontario. The show features dealers selling Transformers (vintage and Japanese imports), Star Wars (new and vintage), GIJoe (vintage and modern), Super Heroes (Marvel, DC etc), Wrestling, Masters of the Universe Classics and tons…


by Daniel Pickett
April 16, 2010
Starro_Spores.jpg     Masters of the Universe® Mo-Larr vs Skeletor® Figures ($40) Mo-Larr was featured in the famous (infamous?) episode featured on the DVD release of Robot Chicken Season 2 where he chased down Skeletor® and relieved him of an impacted wisdom tooth, sans numbing agent. Skeletor® features a new head with missing tooth, Havok Staff,…


by Daniel Pickett
April 15, 2010
DARK HORSE CAPTURES THE WORLD’S MOST NOTORIOUS SERIAL KILLER APRIL 14TH, MILWAUKIE, OR–Dexter Morgan, recently of Miami, is now securely detained and immobilized in a sculptural facsimile limited-edition bust. He is slated for release in July. Dexter Morgan, Miami Metro Police Department blood spatter analyst, has a double life. When he’s not helping the Homicide…