Tag: DC Comics

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 17, 2011
Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums.  We have already submitted our questions for the June 1st round, but you can submit your…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2011
In addition to the carded samples of DCUC wave 17 that Mattel Posted yesterday on the Matty Facebook page they also revealed the packaging for their upcoming 4" Young Justice figure 2-packs.   As you can see they are very reminiscent in shape/design to the DC Infinite Heroes 3-packs. Check out the Young Justice 2-packs…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2011
Video Of Mattel’s SDCC Exclusives on Display for Free Comic Book Day This week Mattel put their newly announced San Diego Comic Con 2011 exclusives on display at ‘The Comic Bug‘ comic book shop in Manhattan Beach, Ca.  That shop is my local comic book shop, so Wednesday when I stopped by to pick up my books I shot some video and took a bunch of pictures….

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2011
Tomorrow is FREE COMIC BOOK DAY!!! What is "Free Comic Book Day?" As the name implies, Free Comic Book Day is a single day when participating comic book specialty shops across North America and around the world give away comic books absolutely free to anyone who comes into their shops. There are lots of great free comics that will be available…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: July 15th, 2011 Wave/Assortment: MattyCollector.com exclusive Packaging: single carded (oversized) Accessories: swappable human head and helmet head. Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team Notes: This is the last oversized figure planned  in the JLU line.  This figure uses the same head swap peg as the JLU Green Lantern 3-pack…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2011
This past week McDonald’s started up a new kids meal program featuring Batman The Brave and the Bold.  As fans recall they just had another Batman B&B program just a few months ago.   This time around it is made up of mini-figures and vehicles.   Each set either comes with 3 minifigures or 2 minifigures and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2011
ToyGuru took to the interwebs once again to answer some fan questions about Comic Con, the recently announced exclusives and a MOTUC 30th Anniversary teaser.   This is what he posted today over on the MattyCollector.com message boards. With so much going on in term of announcements and movie toys I wanted to try and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 22, 2011
AFi 6th Anniversary Scoop Week Day 4 It’s day 4 of AFi’s Scoop Week and this installment is courtesy of our good friends at Mattel. But first… a few things about our 6th Anniversary Celebration – I didn’t get nearly as much posted this week as I wanted to… so it’s going to stretch into…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 22, 2011
Our intrepid reporter Mike Walker traversed almost the entire state of California, driving from San Diego up to San Francisco to attend WonderCon 2011 and do an interview about DC Universe Classics with the gang at Mattel.   This is that interview!  WonderCon was the 2nd stop on Mattel’s ‘Collector Appreciation Tour’, which includes new…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 18, 2011
We have quite a bit of new Green Lantern movie goodness to show you in the coming days.  It’s my great hope that I’ll have time to post one each day this week as part of AFi’s 6th Anniversary (check out that snazzy new header Jason whipped up for it!) First one out of the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 18, 2011
    Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: May1st, 2011 Wave/Assortment:  Wave 1,  Assortment 1 Packaging: Single carded Accessories: Lantern Battery Will Power Scale: 5.5" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In House Team Notes:  There will be 12 figures in the Green Lantern Movie Masters Line. Two will be Hal Jordan (masked and unmasked). You will need 11 of the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 15, 2011
Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums.  We have already submitted our questions for the May1st round, but you can submit your questions…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 15, 2011
Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters Gameplay Trailer Today, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has released a new gameplay trailer for Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters, an action-adventure video game that will be available in conjunction with Warner Bros. Pictures’ upcoming epic superhero feature film Green Lantern. Featuring the voice and likeness of Ryan Reynolds (in the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions), Green…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 15, 2011
Mezco Toyz will be introducing even more characters from the DC Universe including world-famous super heroes such as Batman™, Superman™ and the Green Lantern. Look for many more characters to hit the store shelves this year! The first series of 2 packs includes the following pairings: Batman Beyond & Cyborg The Flash & Captain Cold…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 11, 2011
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 December 2011 as listed below. ACTION FIGURES…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 3, 2011
Many fans weren’t too sure what to think of the upcoming ‘Green Lantern’ film after viewing the first trailer several months ago.   But now, with more of the film completed, and Warner Brothers having seen fans reaction to the ‘Captain America’ trailer they knew they had to step up their game.    And this…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 2, 2011
We have our WonderCon Day 1 gallery live and labled now- You can check it out here! We will have plenty more news and pictures coming out of WonderCon 2011 so keep your eyes here for the latest news. Scott aka Toy Guru was kind enough to reach out to us last night and ask…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 30, 2011
Wonder Woman In Action Last night the new David E. Kelley produced Wonder Woman TV production was out in Hollywood in front of the El Capitan theater shooting some stunt work.  It appears they they looked at the fan critizisumof the costume and made some changes including giving her red boots and making her pants a darker blue, and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2011
Today NBC/Universal released the first image of Adrianne Palicki in her Wonder Woman costume she will be sporting in the David E. Kelly Wonder Woman show that will be debuting in the fall on NBC. It’s getting mixed reaction from the internet and fans.   For my money, it’s not bad.  It’s sort of a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2011
We already showed you the Angel Man/Killer Frost/Firestorm 3-pack and the Goldface/Evilstar/Kyle Rayner 3-pack.  Now it’s time to show you the last of the convention exclusive JLU 3-packs – The Heatwave/Mirror Master/Flash 3-pack.  These 3-packs will be available for the first time this weekend at the C2E2 convention as part of Mattel’s Collector Appreciation Tour….

 

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