Tag: DC Comics


by Daniel Pickett
February 16, 2012
We just received this pre-order news from our friends at BigBadToyStore.com that showcases a lot of the new products and lines that were shown at this weeks New York Toy Fair: Hi – we’ve just listed a variety of cool new items based on information revealed at Toy Fair as well as a few cool…


by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2012
Smallville Fans Rejoice! New Comic Book Series, SMALLVILLE SEASON 11, to Pick Up Where Show Left Off Fans of the smash-hit TV series Smallville haven’t had much to cheer about since the show ended its critically acclaimed 10-year run on The CW last May.  That’s all going to change with the upcoming new comic book…


by Daniel Pickett
February 1, 2012
Because WHO? ..um.. YOU demanded it!   DC Entertainment today announced the long rumored Watchmen prequels on their blog.  Here is the press release: This summer, DC Entertainment will publish all-new stories expanding on the acclaimed WATCHMEN universe. As highly anticipated as they are controversial, the seven inter-connected prequel mini-series will build on the foundation of…


by Daniel Pickett
January 26, 2012
Gotham City Impostors Trailer and Beta Announcement Today Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment announced that the Gotham City Impostors public console beta is now available in the Xbox LIVE® Marketplace for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation®Network. Those interested in joining the Xbox 360 version of the beta can go to https://www.gothamcityimpostors.com/beta/ to register…


by Daniel Pickett
January 24, 2012
Hot Toys is Celebrating the Chinese New Year by teasing us with more amazing 1/6th scale figures.  They have posted two new teases on their Facebook page with word that more will be coming… “The Legend Ends. The terrorist leader Bane will arrive in Gotham City, pushing it and the police force to their limits,…


by Daniel Pickett
January 23, 2012
Featuring Iconic Justice League Characters, Multilayered Campaign To Leverage All Time Warner Advertising Platforms Generating Significant Awareness of the Crisis Multi-Million-Dollar Commitment Will Support Three Aid Groups Working in Africa: Save the Children, International Rescue Committee and Mercy Corps         (January 23, 2012 – New York, NY)  DC Entertainment, home of the world’s greatest super…


by Daniel Pickett
January 19, 2012
New identity designed to showcase DC Entertainment’s rich portfolio of brands, stories and characters across all media platforms. BURBANK, CA, January 19, 2012 – DC Entertainment, a Warner Bros. Entertainment company and home to iconic brands DC Comics, Vertigo and MAD, revealed today a new brand identity.  The new identity is reflective of the company’s…


by Daniel Pickett
January 19, 2012
Posted today on the Hot Toys Facebook page: “Batman Returns, another great superhero movie directed by Tim Burton! We are here proud to present this movie license to our fans! The 1/6th and 1/4th scale Collectible Figures will be launched in late 2012. Please stay tuned!”  


by Daniel Pickett
January 17, 2012
DCDirectNewLogo.jpg Here are the latest and greatest solicitations from the good people at DC Direct.  These products will appear and be available to preorder in the next issue of Diamond’s Previews at your local comic book shop.    The products announced in this solicitation will be arriving in stores April  2012 as listed below.   Most of…


by Daniel Pickett
January 12, 2012
MimoCardSW-150x150.jpg Mimoco’s New Versatile Miniature Storage Devices Feature a Sculpted Vehicle and Characters in Star Wars™ and DC Universe™ Form Mimoco introduces MimoMicro! from MIMOBOT & mimoZine on Vimeo. (Las Vegas, January 10, 2012) – Mimoco (www.mimoco.com), renowned makers of the MIMOBOT® line of character-based designer USB flash drives, has unveiled a new product line of…


by Daniel Pickett
January 9, 2012
DCSkelanimals.jpg Today on the Skelanimals Facebook page they gave fans a look at the upcoming union of Skelanimals and DC Comics and asked fans the question : Which DC Comics superhero Skelanimal would you call on if you were in trouble?


by Daniel Pickett
January 5, 2012
Docks5-150x150.jpg Today Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment confirmed that the launch of Gotham City Impostors has been moved to February. Gotham City Impostors is a download only title that will be available in the Xbox LIVE® Marketplace for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®Network and Windows PC.  Fans can…


by Daniel Pickett
November 9, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date:  October 2010 Wave/Assortment:  Wave 14 Packaging: Single carded Accessories:None Collect and Connect: Ultra-Humanite head and lower torso Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Notes:  Walmart exclusive wave.   THE PACKAGE    


by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
October 1, 2011
new-jla_01-e13174953654571.jpg This past Wednesday concluded the first month of DC Comics revamp of their universe.  While some concepts were pretty much left as is (Batman and Green Lantern), most were revised or restarted completely.  Along with this came many costume changes. Justice League is now the front and center comic it should have been (and used…


by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
July 14, 2011
DCUC-BRACKET_FINAL_web11.jpg As you have read HERE, the latest AFi Fan Bracket has come to a close.  Well…technically, it close weeks ago, but…anyway, for those keeping score, below is the final image of the Bracket with matchups. click for bigger image Thanks to all of you who supported this Bracket with humor, patience, and understanding.  I am…


by Daniel Pickett
July 8, 2011
Mattel’s SDCC 11 Exclusive Young Justice Superboy   Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: July 2011 Wave/Assortment: 2011 Comic Con Exclusive (Available later on MattyCollector.com) Packaging: Boxed (With light-up feature) Accessories: Cloning Chamber and 3 Genomorph Gnomes Collect and Connect: None Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In House Team Notes: This show-accurate figure recreates the scene from the pilot episode when Robin, Aqualad, and Kid…


by Daniel Pickett
June 23, 2011
DCDSDCC11Zoom-150x150.jpg Earlier today the folks a Graphitti Designs spilled the beans as to what DC Direct’s 2011 SDCC exclusive figure would be on their Twitter feed. The DC DIRECT 2011 Comic-Con exclusive is FLASHPOINT: PROFESSOR ZOOM Action Figure. Limited to 4000 pieces. We had heard that there would be an all new exclusive for SDCC and…


by AFi Admin
June 22, 2011
At least for Target. So long old friend.  I shall miss searching for you in the aisles.


by Daniel Pickett
June 20, 2011
Pre-Order at Best Buy North America for Exclusive Access to the Robin Pack! Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today confirmed that Robin will be a fully playable character in the new and improved challenge mode in Batman: Arkham City.  The Tim Drake Robin pack is currently available exclusively to North American fans who…


by Daniel Pickett
June 17, 2011
At last the circle is now complete.  While we don’t yet have all of the line accurate versions of all 33 Super Power figures in the DC Universe Classics line, we at least have some version of each character that appeared in the line now with the addition of DCUC’s Wave 18 – Samurai. As…