Tag: disney

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 17, 2012
Marvel has unleashed the first in a series of S.H.I.E.L.D. Briefing Videos for its new, unannounced Marvel mobile game. *** MARVEL XP BRIEFING *** A Mysterious energy pulse has hit Earth and knocked out communications around the globe. Prominent villainous organizations, such as HYDRA and A.I.M., have taken the opportunity to attack. S.H.I.E.L.D is calling…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 13, 2012
As we mentioned last week Daniel is now a married man and he and his new bride are off on their honeymoon in an undisclosed location. So, this week’s episode features another interview conducted a few weeks back at San Diego Comic Con International 2012. This interview is with John Balen, Director of Toys for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 2, 2012
 Disney Store, in conjunction with Funko, will unveil a limited edition series of Disney POP! Vinyl that will be exclusively sold at San Diego’s Comic-Con July 12-15. The vinyls are Funko’s creative take on favorite Disney characters and this year the newSparkysaurus, based on the upcoming film Frakenweenie, is expected to be a top seller…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 30, 2012
Like flies caught in a web, everyone is buzzing about the new Amazing Spider-Man movie, and Diamond Select Toys has already put out some amazing collectables based on the film! In addition to a movie-inspired series of their popular Minimates mini-figures, DST also recently shipped their Marvel Select Spider-Man and Lizard action figure to comic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 21, 2012
Mike Wazowski and James P. Sullivan are an inseparable pair, but that wasn’t always the case. From the moment these two mismatched monsters met they couldn’t stand each other. “Monsters University” unlocks the door to how Mike and Sulley overcame their differences and became the best of friends. Screaming with laughter and fun, “Monsters University”…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 18, 2012
Happy Monday everyone! We hope all you dad’s out there had a great Father’sDay yesterday! Of course we will discuss Ridley Scott’s ‘Prometheus’ as it was one of our most anticipated films of the summer. Did we dig it? Did it leave us cold? We well cover that at the end of the show in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 11, 2012
This week Mattel announced the details of their annual June Disney/Pixar’s ‘Cars2’ K-mart Collectors event. Disney • Pixar Cars Movie Fans,The road to the World Grand Prix championship might be challenging for our friends from Radiator Springs, but we’re about to make it easier for you to collect your favorite vehicles from Disney • Pixar…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 9, 2012
Wreck-It Ralph (voice of Reilly) longs to be as beloved as his game’s perfect Good Guy, Fix-It Felix (voice of McBrayer). Problem is, nobody loves a Bad Guy. But they do love heroes… so when a modern, first-person shooter game arrives featuring tough-as-nails Sergeant Calhoun (voice of Lynch), Ralph sees it as his ticket to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 7, 2012
~ DISNEY, DISNEY, DISNEY ~ Pop! Disney: Series 3 We LOVE it when a line comes together… As you can see, most of these characters go hand in hand. Let’s take a closer look and do the math… Peter Pan + A Sword + A Crocodile = Captain Hook! (I wonder what they called Captain…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 6, 2012
Well, we missed a Monday, but we didn’t skip a week for a new episode! I still count that in the ‘win’ column. I could roll out all the clichés like “you can’t rush perfection” or “better late than never,” but the truth is Jason… well, he explains what happens in the episode so I’ll…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2012
Last week Mattel posted the following news on how to pre-order their SDCC 2012 exclusives for those attending the con this summer:   Toy Fans,SDCC is right around the corner and, as we’ve done since 2010, we’re going to offer a limited amount of products to be pre-ordered here at MattyCollector.com for pick-up at San…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2012
The folks at DisneyXD have given fans an early look at the first full episode of the highly anticipated new animated series Tron: Uprising –  You can watch the full episode below – GET ON THE GRID WITH THE DISNEY XD PREVIEW OF TRON: UPRISING! — THE SERIES PREMIERES THURSDAY JUNE, 7TH AT 9/8C —…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 9, 2012
If you are anything like me you are a sucker for astromechs.  A few years back  Hasbro realized that there are lots of people like me and started making every possible astromech that appeared in the Star Wars Universe. Now they are taking that one step farther to accelerate the decimation of my wallet and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 17, 2012
Welcome to all the new eyes and ears.  Whether you found us through the ‘ActionFigureInsider Facebook page or you saw our plug on G4’s ‘Attack of the Show’we’re glad to have you here, at AFi home of the ‘Best Darn Toy News on the Internet.  We invite you to have a look around, take a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 10, 2012
Earlier today DisneyXD released a VERY brief teaser for their upcoming Tron: Uprising series coming this June.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 26, 2012
It’s not really Daniel’s episode, but Jason calls it that in the introduction and since I type up these blurbs each week I can take and and run with it.  In fact, maybe ALL the episodes from here on out will be “Daniel’s Episodes.”  Yes… I like the sound of that! This is another split…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2012
PROFILES IN HISTORY ANNOUNCES ITS ASSOCIATION WITH MARVEL ENTERTAINMENT FOR THE CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER AUCTION AT THIS YEAR’S CHICAGO COMIC AND ENTERTAINMENT EXPO THE AUCTION WILL BE HELD APRIL 14, 2012 LOS ANGELES- March 9, 2012- Profiles in History is proud to announce its association with Marvel Entertainment to hold the Captain America: The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 5, 2012
Block to Include Short-Form Series that Bring the Heroes and Powers of the Mighty Marvel Universe to Life in New and Unexpected Ways   The epic storytelling of Marvel — full of action, adventure and humor, along with complex, courageous and aspirational characters – will be introduced to a new generation of kids and families…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2012
Looks like there is already some press on site at Toy Fair 2012.  Here’s a video preview featuring Jakks Pacific’s Jeremy Padawer and some of the new lines from Jakks including their new Monsuno, Where’s My Water, Men In Black 3, Train World, Spiderman,  and The Avengers lines.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 30, 2011
Big news this week from the Art Asylum and our friends at Diamond Select Toys.   The long running Marvel Select line is about to do an exclusive sub-line for Disney Stores! With all of the Avengers movie madness going on, you would think we’ve forgotten their comic book roots. But fear not! We’re pleased to…

 

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