Tag: DC

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 4, 2010
Iconic Snack Maker Partners with Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Comics for Exciting Halloween Promotion  Introduces Limited Edition "Green Lantern" and "The Flash"-Themed Snack Cakes            Irving, TX – September 22, 2010 – Hostess®, maker of America’s most iconic snack cakes, may make one consumer’s Halloween even sweeter.  As part…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 2, 2010
I’m always excited about new JLU and this 3-pack is no exception.  Manhunter Robots have been rumored to appear in the JLU line for a couple of years. They were worth the wait since Scott aka ToyGuru now realizes the value of "army builders" in the line.   Manhunter Robots, Omacs and Parademons are all…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 1, 2010
October is here and with it brings us another round of Q&A with Mattel! 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.        Q1. …

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 1, 2010
The gang at Ata-Boy make a ton of cool magnets and buttons.  They have a lot of great licenses and also a lot of fun original stuff.   I have a ton of their DC Comics magnets on my fridge at home.  Today on their Facebook page they posted some new DC buttons I thought…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 21, 2010
(September 21, 2010 – New York) – DC Entertainment, as part of its ongoing strategy to integrate the DC Comics business, brand and characters into Warner Bros. Entertainment’s content and distribution operations, will relocate its business functions related to and supporting multi-media and digital content production to Burbank, California. DCE’s publishing operations will remain in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 20, 2010
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.   All products listed below are scheduled to to ship and be in stores May 2011. ACTION FIGURES JUSTICE…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 15, 2010
Another MattyCollector sale this morning  has gone live and with it brings us another round of Q&A with Mattel!  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.     Q1. Why are the latest DCUC waves including fewer women and villains? Wave 11:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 9, 2010
Once again it’s time to make your voice heard!   Mattel is asking action figure fans to participate in a new survey.  The survey will be live until Sunday afternoon.   Time is ticking, so get going-  The link is below: Hey action figure fans! We are continually trying to improve upon what we produce for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 1, 2010
R6285_Carnivus.jpg September is here and with it brings us another round of Q&A with Mattel!  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.        Q1.  Will the JLU Warlord figure come with any sort of accessory?  A sword? A1. Not in the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 31, 2010
Mattel is already gearing up for the Green Lantern feature film by getting some green onto store shelves in anticipation.   One such pioneer of Oa is the DC Universe Classics ‘Green Lantern’s Light’ 5-pack.  This set is available exclusively at Walmart stores and is hitting now.  If you haven’t found this set yet, don’t fret. …

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 30, 2010
You have just one more day to vote and let your voice be heard in Mattel and Toy Fare’s DC Universe Classics poll that allows fans to pick an upcoming Collect and Connect figure.     DC UNIVERSE FAN CHOICE POLL 2010 The stakes are larger than ever (literally!) in our third annual DC Universe…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 27, 2010
Early this morning Hot Toys unveiled their teaser image for their upcoming 12"figure based on Superman: The Movie staring Christopher Reeve.   I’m going to start saving my pennies now.

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 19, 2010
As I mentioned in my tribute post last week,  when I got the news of Eddie’s passing that morning I reached out to a lot of his friends and colleagues to ask them for their thoughts and memories of Eddie.  We’re all still reeling from the news, so I’m sure there will be more of…

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
August 17, 2010
SDCC has come and gone, and the Mattel crew has revealed some great new DC Universe Classics figures. Now it’s time for the fans to let Mattel know who we want to see from DC’s Golden Age of Superheroes, which means it’s time for the 2010 AFI DCUC Fan Bracket!  To recap, the DCUC Fan…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 16, 2010
Superman/Batman Apocalypse Official Trailer Warner Brothers have released the trailer for the next DC Universe Direct-to-DVD project: Superman/Batman: Apocalypse based on the original storyline "The Supergirl from Krypton" from the Batman/Superman comic written by Jeph Loeb and illustrated by the late Michael Turner. According to Wikipedia.org this feature has the vocal talent of  Tim Daly, Kevin Conroy, Susan Eisenberg,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 16, 2010
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.   All products listed below are scheduled to to ship and be in stores March 2011. For those of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 12, 2010
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by Daniel Pickett
August 5, 2010
WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES  BATMAN: ARKHAM CITY™ As the Official Title for the Sequel to the Critically Acclaimed Batman: Arkham Asylum™ BURBANK, Calif. – Aug. 5, 2010 – Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today announced Batman: Arkham City™ as the title for its follow-up to the award-winning, critically acclaimed hit videogame Batman:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 28, 2010
DC Universe Online’s Opening Cinematic The DC Direct guys first told me about this and they were really excited for it to debut.   After it was shown at the DC Universe Online panel at Comic Con, then DC started showing it in their booth on a loop for most of the day Sunday.      It’s an impressive open…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 27, 2010
As part of our continuing Comic Con coverage, AFi’s own "Godfather of Comic Con" Mr. Mike "SDComics" Walker put together this great interview for us with the Mattel team on Preview Night of SDCC 2010.  Take it away Mike!   Scott Neitlich, known as Toy Guru to fans online, is the brand manager for DC…

 

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