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
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
    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…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 7, 2010
It’s Crazy! NEW YORK and ANAHEIM, Calif., April 7, 2010 – Children 10 and under attending Anaheim Comic Con, April 16-18, 2010, at the Anaheim Convention Center will receive a free Gogos Crazy Bones toy, courtesy of Irwin Toy.  The popular items will be distributed, while supplies last, at the Registration area upon arrival. Gogos…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 22, 2010
Mattel posted a quick note this morning on their Facebook page to clarify for fan their presence at the C2E2 show in April . Mattycollector fans, Just a quick note for those of you who will be attending the C2E2 convention in April. Mattel will have a presence at the convention in the form of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 19, 2010
COLLECTORS REJOICE OVER ALL-NEW DOMO QEE!   MARCH 4, MILWAUKIE, OR—Dark Horse Deluxe, the product arm of Dark Horse Comics, has announced a special exclusive variant in their popular line of toys based on fashion and viral superstar Domo. The Domo Qee figure is unique to the Hong Kong–based toy company Toy2R and has been…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2010
HURLEY, NY- March 16, 2010- TONNER reveals its C2E2 (April 16 – 18, McCormick Place – Chicago, IL ) Exclusive, "HUNTRESSTM  DELUXE" from their "DC Stars" line.   HUNTRESS DELUXE, is 17" tall, limited to only 200 pieces (certificate of authenticity hand-signed by Robert Tonner included) and will sell for $150.00 in TONNER booth number 425.   Fully authorized by DC Comics.

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 10, 2010
At ease, maggots! Official photography of Hasbro’s G.I. Joe 2010 Comic-Con Exclusive 3.75-inch Sgt. Slaughter action figures have arrived!   As announced at the Hasbro press event at Toy Fair 2010- Sgt. Slaughter will be the G.I. Joe exclusive for the con. Sarge has been one of the most requested figures in the Joe line….

 

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
February 25, 2010
Here’s your insider look at Mattel’s Collector Press event held Sunday Feb 14th as part of Toy Fair 2010 at the Javits center.    This two part video is as close as you can get to actually being there as it’s not just focused on Mattel Brand Manager Scott Neitlich, but it also shows you the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 28, 2010
With the dawn of a new decade comes another exciting year of comic book and pop culture fan gatherings – and 2010 is already shaping up to be one of the biggest and best convention seasons on record!  With both the San Diego Comic Con and New York Comic Con events already on the schedule…

 

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