Tag: Convention

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 25, 2016
16 Shows Scheduled For The 2017 Tour   LOS ANGELES, October 25, 2016 – Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) today announced its 2017 Tour with 16 shows, beginning in New Orleans, January 6-8, 2017 and completing the year in Austin, November 17-19. The 16 confirmed cities/dates can be found at http://www.wizardworld.com and include: New Orleans,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 19, 2016
First-of-Its-Kind Convention Will Bring Fans and Families Together for Three Days of Immersive Entertainment Experiences, Talent and Character Appearances, Panels and More in September 2017   – Today Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), a global play and entertainment company, announced it is creating the first-ever HASCON fan and family convention in September 2017. The massive event, which…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 22, 2016
WILLIAM SHATNER, BUZZ ALDRIN, THE CAST OF “STAR TREK: THE NEXT GENERATION” AND RENOWNED PHYSICIST SABRINA GONZALEZ PASTERSKI ARE AMONG FIRST BATCH OF SILICON VALLEY COMIC CON 2017 FEATURED GUESTS William Shatner to Host the First “Star Trek: The Next Generation” 30th Anniversary Cast Reunion Event General Admission Tickets On Sale Today San Jose, Calif….

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 3, 2016
Fellow Survivors, During our panel at PAX West today, Telltale took the stage to deliver some additional details surrounding the highly-anticipated third season of The Walking Dead. Since its unveiling at E3 in June, the title and release window for the next season of the series have been tightly under wraps. Today, we can announce that ‘The Walking…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 2, 2016
IDW Publishing Boldly Goes East For New York Based Star Trek Convention San Diego, CA (September 2, 2016) –  Star Trek: Mission New York kicks off today and IDW will be there with special guests in attendance, convention exclusives, and a can’t-miss panel. The panel taking place on day one of the convention is: IDW…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 1, 2016
Dark Horse will release a special, limited-edition batch of Halo Covenant Banshee Ultra replicas MILWAUKIE, Ore., (September 1, 2016)—Dark Horse and 343 Industries are excited to announce a PAX West exclusive product: the PAX Exclusive 5” Halo Covenant Banshee Ultra replica. This limited-edition product will only be available at PAX West from September 2 to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 29, 2016
WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT TO DEBUT FULL-LENGTH ANIMATED FEATURE FILM OCTOBER 6 ON MAIN STAGE OF JAVITS CENTER ADAM WEST HEADLINES POST-PREMIERE PANEL   BURBANK, CA (August 25, 2016) – In poetically appropriate fashion, Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders will have its World Premiere in Gotham itself as Warner Bros. Home Entertainment debuts the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 29, 2016
  We are pleased to announce that Icon Heroes will be at Star Trek Mission New York (September 2-4), booth #323, with a limited edition NCC-1701 Saucer Mouse Pad (only 100 pieces produced, $15).  We will also have a limited supply of our popular Mr. Spock Card Holder in  all-new 50th anniversary packaging ($35) and our…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 16, 2016
Long Beach Comic Con is starting to roll out their programming highlights beginning this week. Lucky for us, the gang at LBCC have given ACTION FIGURE INSIDER the opportunity to exclusively announce the ROBOTECH panel! Robotech: A Look To The Future Time: Sunday, September 18 11:00–12:00 NOON Panelists: Steve Yun, Billy Davis Harmony Gold USA…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 16, 2016
Pokémon GO Meet-Ups, Events & Multi-Player Team Games Planned At This Weekend’s Convention At Donald E. Stephens Convention Center ROSEMONT, Ill., August 15, 2016 – On Saturday, Wizard World Comic Con Chicago will host a series of Pokémon GO meet ups and events within its popular and growing Gaming area. The events will be an…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2016
The future is now! Custom made and autographed machine to be auctioned with all proceeds to benefit the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research                   LOS ANGELES, August 9, 2016 – Wizard World, Inc., (WIZD) the preeminent producer of Wizard World Comic Cons across North America, is partnering with The Michael J….

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 8, 2016
One-Day Comikaze Tickets are NOW on PRE-SALE! You will NEVER see prices for one-day tickets this LOW… So get yours TODAY before the price goes up!  This year’s COMIKAZE is a Major Must-Attend convention – and this is your chance to experience it ALL at a serious discount… Ticket prices will never be this low…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 16, 2016
April 23, 2016 – We at Action Figure Insider are proud to present the exclusive world premiere of the first-ever Gfantis Vinyl figure! The prototype shown here was designed by renowned artist Matt Frank, and the paint masters were done by our very own Captain Collector, Steve Ceragioli.  Gfantis is the longtime mascot of G…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 16, 2016
VIP Tickets on Sale Now for Steve Wozniak’s Pop Culture and Technology Expo San Jose, Calif. – July 13, 2016 – Silicon Valley Comic Con (SVCC), Steve Wozniak’s popular expo celebrating the Age of the Geek will return to downtown San Jose the weekend of April 21-23, 2017. Over the course of the three-day show,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 12, 2016
Leading Collectibles Distributor Exclusively Presents Bandai’s Gigantic Series Godzilla 1995 Which Depicts The World’s Most Famous Dinosaur Just Before Meltdown From The Godzilla vs. Destroyah Film   Anaheim, CA, July 12, 2016 – Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, Hong Kong and more, announces its participation at…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 5, 2016
Mego Meet 2016 happened over the June 17th weekend in Skokie, Illinois.  Once again Mego Meet host, Aw Yeah Comics founder and friend of AFi Art Baltazar has put together a great video recap of the event.  It looks like a great time was had by all and the Mego revolution marches on! Aw Yeah…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 27, 2016
I’m a bit late on getting this posted to our front page, but if you visit our gallery section you will have already seen these. Back in April the annual horror convention, Monsterpalooza was held in Pasadena.  Our own Steve Ceragioli was in attendance and took shots for our gallery. Sideshow Collectibles was there as…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 25, 2016
Leading Japanese Collectibles Distributor Returns To The Nation’s Biggest Anime Fan Convention With Upcoming New Dragon Ball Figures And A Wide Array Of New Gundam Model Kits Available Now!   Anaheim, CA, June 24, 2016 – Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, has announced a colorful collection…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 15, 2016
  Funko at Star Wars Celebration Funko is proud to announce its presence at Star Wars Celebration Europe 2016! We’ve partnered with Underground Toys to provide four Pop! vinyl bobblehead exclusives for the show, with an emphasis on the original Star Wars trilogy! From Luke Skywalker’s Bespin encounter with Darth Vader to Luke and Han…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 10, 2016
The Power-Con made it’s triumphant return last weekend to Los Angeles after a 2 year hiatus.   I was supposed to attend, but had a family conflict at the last minute.  Fortunately, friend of AFi, “Dark Lantern” was able to attend and snap some photos for us for our Convention Gallery section. In our gallery you…

 

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