Tag: DC Comics

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2012
Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  The Mattel marketing and PR team, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums. If you have Mattel  questions make sure to post them in the thread for the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2012
Here it is, at long last! Our Avengers show! We’ve seen it and we are dying to talk about it. However on the off chance that one of you haven’t seen the film yet in it’s 19 day stop to accumulation $1 BILLION at the worldwide box office, we break the show up into two…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 30, 2012
  http://www.thedarkknightrises.com/ http://www.facebook.com/thedarkknightrises “The Dark Knight Rises” in theaters July 20. Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Pictures’ “The Dark Knight Rises” is the epic conclusion to filmmaker Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy. Leading an all-star international cast, Oscar(R) winner Christian Bale (“The Fighter”) again plays the dual role of Bruce Wayne/Batman. The film also stars Anne…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2012
  As part 1 of our Mattel reveals, we have Mirror Master from Mattel’s DC Signature Collection/Club Infinite Earths subscription line.   Right about now you are saying, “but we’ve already SEEN Mirror Master.”  Yes.  That’s true.  We saw him at Toy Fair. What we haven’t seen is the package with the bio… AND the fact…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2012
There have been a lot of questions pop up today surrounding the announcement so Toy Guru reached out with a message to help clarify a few things about Mattel’s SDCC 2012 convention exclusive reveals earlier today: “Hey DC fans, I’ve been on the boards and have seen a lot of questions about the new 8″…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2012
DC Entertainment announced that it has released a new family-friendly DC Nation app offering instant access to the best in all-ages content from DC Comics. Based on the popular Saturday morning programming block from Cartoon Network, Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment, the free app features thousands of pages of kid-safe content including free, first…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2012
Yesterday on MattyCollector.com Mattel posted a rewording of what they have been saying for the past 2 weeks.   Some of this information has be trickling out different places such as the bi-monthly Q&As and their online forums.  None of this is new information, but it seems like a lot of fans and other sites just…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2012
Today over on TVGuide.com it was announced that the gang on Adult Swim’s Robot Chicken are working on a ALL DC Comics special for the show.   After three hour long Star Wars focused specials the stop motion animation show is taking aim at the Justice League.  according to TV Guide: Those clever boys at Robot…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2012
The newest update for Gotham City Impostors is now live! And best of all, it’s FREE! In a continued effort to support the game with fresh content and improvements, Monolith Productions has delivered several game fixes, as well as a brand new “East End” map, a new “Bounty Hunter” mode, and more character voice customization. …

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 24, 2012
 The Joker’s ever faithful companion and partner in crime, Harley Quinn is the newest femme fatale to appear in Kotobukiya’s DC Comics Bishoujo statue collection.   A KOTOBUKIYA Japanese import!  Coming up next in the DC Comics Bishoujo Collection (combining DC’s super heroines and villains with traditional Japanese stylings) is the fan favorite wacky psychologist turned…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 23, 2012
AFi Scoop Week 2012 – Day 1 It’s time once again for our annual anniversary celebration and for the past 7 years that has meant – SCOOP WEEK!  We’ve got another great week of scoops and news that you will only find here on Action Figure Insider!  We kick off Scoop Week 2012 with our…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 18, 2012
DC Collectibles just released this video of our friend Jim Fletcher and DC CCO Geoff Johns talking about all the new DCC reveals made at the DC Collectibles panel over the weekend at C2E2 and they take the time to answer a couple of questions submitted via Twitter.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 15, 2012
I got to see this piece first hand that day I visited the DC Entertainment offices.  They had just gotten in the hand painted sample of the statue and had it behind closed doors. (I saw an unpainted sample too).  It’s a stunning piece and it’s really big.   It’s got real wires coming off of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 13, 2012
During a C2E2 panel today moderated by Geoff Johns, DC Collectibles revealed an exciting line-up of new products, including a new Dr. Manhattan BEFORE WATCHMEN statue, an all-new We Can Be Heroes 7-pack action figure set featuring the DC Comics – The New 52 action figures, and variant busts from The Dark Knight Rises product…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 12, 2012
Visually Stunning Production Features Batman and a Host of Iconic Characters and Settings from the Famed World of DC Comics Live on Stage for the Very First Time BURBANK, Calif., March 19, 2012 – Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP), DC Entertainment (DCE) and Nick Grace of Water Lane Productions Ltd (WLP) announced that BATMAN LIVE…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 11, 2012
DC Collectibles features high-end collectible products and toys based on characters from DC Comics, Vertigo and MAD BURBANK, CA, April 11, 2012 – DC Entertainment announced today that its collectibles product line, previously known as DC Direct, has been re-launched with a new brand – DC Collectibles. Additionally, in early May 2012 DC Collectibles will…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 10, 2012
We are just a few months away from the one year anniversary of Mattel’s announcement at San Diego Comic Con 2011 that heralded the end of DC Universe Classics and the launch of the DC Universe “Club Infinite Earths’ subscription program.  Most fans bought into the sub in July of last year and are anxious…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 9, 2012
Our friends over at BigBadToyStore.com just sent over the new listings of their new pre-orders: Transformers Generations 2012 Volume 01 – Artfire – Mailaway Japanese Exclusive http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=MPB10008&mode=retail Captain Action – Wave 02 – Dr. Evil, Thor, Loki http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/menu.aspx?menu=1312&company=0&category=7397 Mortal Kombat – 18″ Rain Statue http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=SYC10011&mode=retail DC, Star Trek, Star Wars Cufflinks http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=cufflinks

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 7, 2012
It’s been 50 years in the making, but at long last, yesterday actor Adam West, best known as TV’s Batman in the 1966 series of the same name got a star with his name on it dedicated to him on the famous “Hollywood Walk of Fame.”  The ceremony took place yesterday at 11:30 AM just…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2012
This week we’ll be taking a look at the newest additions to the 4″ Young Justice Line from Mattel.  Artemis is part of the new wave of single carded figures that will be shipping soon.  This new wave is a four figure wave with two members of the Young Justice team (Robin and Artemis) and…

 

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