Tag: DC


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
March 23, 2012
WBCP2012_01_MattelsEvergreenBatman_ToyLineBatmobile Just prior to Toy Fair in February, rumors of a new Batman toy line started to emerge.  Then the week  before Toy Fair Warner Brothers confirmed the line in a single sentence in a press release describing what they would be showcasing at the annual trade show: Mattel also plans to introduce the evergreen Batman…


by Daniel Pickett
March 2, 2012
DC Nation Starts THIS WEEKEND on Cartoon Network! The wait is over and the new “DC Nation” block starts Saturday morning on Cartoon Network (check your local listings).   DC Nation Kicks Off with Green Lantern: The Animated Series and Young Justice on Cartoon Network All-New Hour-Long Block Premieres Saturday, March 3 at 10 a.m. (ET, PT)   Cartoon Network, Warner Bros. Animation…


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 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
June 16, 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 July 1st round, but you can submit your…


by Daniel Pickett
June 3, 2011
A BIG box of Mattel samples arrived today.   Hold my calls.  I’ll be taking pictures for the next 72 hours.    


by Daniel Pickett
May 11, 2011
 Today on the MattyCollector.com’s Facebook page Mattel posted images of the carded samples of the upcoming DC Universe Classics Wave 17.  This is the wave that is themed to the Lantern Corps deputies from the Blackest Night story line.  This wave should be in stores this summer.    


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
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 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…