by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2015
RetroClothWolverine This month the partnership between DST and EMCE for more awesome retro Mego-esque figures expands to include the first ALL NEW figure that was never a figure in the original Mego line.   Why wasn’t Logan included in the original line?  You just need to buy this figure set and read the included Mini-Magazine.  Specifically…


by Daniel Pickett
March 6, 2015
NYCC14DSTMegoSets2 DSTZach takes a look at the Marvel Retro Action Figure line, including Mego-style, cloth-costume interpretations of Spider-Man, Captain America and Wolverine. Pick up Spider-Man today at your local comic shop, or favorite online retailer, and pre-order Cap and Wolverine, due out this spring! Find your nearest retailer at http://bit.ly/findcomicshop


by Daniel Pickett
February 15, 2015
AFi_NYTF15_2 The second day of Toy Fair 2015 is done and we have an all new round of pictures from 17 different companies!  That’s over 20 new galleries of new toy goodness! Check out the 2015 Toy Fair Gallery for pictures of all the latest offerings from: Mattel McFarlane Toys NECA Mezco Toys Diamond Select Toys Square…


by Daniel Pickett
December 16, 2014
RetroClothWolverine The good people over at Diamond Select have given us the scoop of being able to show off the first official images and solicitation information for the upcoming Marvel Cloth Retro Wolverine Action Figure Limited Edition Box Set!  Some folks are unofficially calling this new wave of 8″ retro figures ReMego, but I prefer “Mego-esque.”…


by Daniel Pickett
October 9, 2014
NYCC14DSTMegoWolv1 Today at the opening of NYCC 2014, Diamond Select Toys has revealed the next figure in their retro 8″ Marvel line – Wolverine!  This set, developed in conjunction with EMCE Toys, features the “missing mutant” that just missed being made into a Mego 8″ figure back in the late 70’s.  This set features a retro…


by Daniel Pickett
August 22, 2014
AlienEggBank1 The new issue of Previews is making its way to comic shops, and Diamond Select Toys has another diverse array of amazing merchandise in its pages! Pre-orders open today for ten new items, including banks, bottle openers, retro figures, Minimates and silicone trays, from license like Aliens, Batman, Buck Rogers, Godzilla, Kill Bill, Marvel, My…


by Daniel Pickett
July 18, 2014
Lis_B9a Comic shops and online retailers around the world have been given a sneak peek at August’s Previews catalog from Diamond Comic Distributors, and now we’re giving you one, too! DST has several new items up for pre-order now, with release dates ranging from this fall to early 2015. Check out their newest Batman TV bust,…


by Daniel Pickett
May 9, 2014
spiderman-webwings1 We saw the announcement of this deal from Marvel a few weeks ago.  Here is the official press release from DST:   For years, Diamond Select Toys (DST) has been re-creating the classic 8-inch, cloth-costume action figures of the 1970s, but one line has received more requests than any other: the Marvel Comics characters from…


by Daniel Pickett
February 26, 2014
PvZ_figuresNew Whew! New York Toy Fair is over,and by now you’ve likely seen all of the brand-new items Diamond Select Toys had on display at their booth. (Well, almost all — we have to keep a few secrets!) Well, now a bunch of those items are open for pre-ordering, with new product shots and details! Check…


by Daniel Pickett
December 12, 2013
This just in from our friends over at EMCE Toys – an early look at the creation of the follow up to their wildly successful “Create Your Own Comic Book Hero” customizing set: 2014: “Create Your Own Comic Book Hero, The Sequel!” This is the first of our upcoming products for 2014 that we will…


by Daniel Pickett
October 4, 2013
NOTLDKarenCooper EMCE Toys are known for their novelty collections, such as the famous Night of the Living Dead zombie movie, through toys and memorabilia, along with other great items. The exclusive items featured in the October issue of PREVIEWS, showcases the top EMCE Toy picks such as the Night of the Living Dead collectibles which celebrate the…


by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2013
For three years, Diamond Select Toys has done its best to scare you out of your wits every Halloween, with new toys and collectibles based on the classic creatures of Universal Studios’ Universal Monsters library. Well, this year is no different, because DST has new action figures, retro-style figures and vinyl bust banks coming to…


by Daniel Pickett
February 12, 2013
TF13Galleries-150x1501.jpg Another busy day at Toy Fair 2013!   Today we have galleries of: Activision/Skylanders Swap Force, Brick Warriors, The Bridge Direct, A Crowded Coop (with some cool Portal 2 stuff), Cryptozoic, Disney Value, Presidential Monsters/Heroes in Action, Kid Robot, EMCE, DC Little Mates/Princess International, Maisto, Loyal Subjects and Kotobukiya! Click on the image above to be…


by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2012
BifBangPow! always has an impressive line up of Comic Con exclusives each year, and this year is no exception.   We already showed you their new Twilight Zone classic moments diorama line that we were able to reveal as part of our 7th anniversary “scoop week” now we are able to show you the rest of…


by Daniel Pickett
April 24, 2012
AFi SCOOP WEEK – DAY 2 Today’s scoop comes to us via our good friends at Bif Bang Pow!  The news isn’t that there will be an 8-inch retro Six Million Dollar Man line.  That was announced just before Toy Fair.  We’ve even seen a prototype of the Sasquatch figure, and we’ve seen a mock…


by Daniel Pickett
February 21, 2012
We broke this news yesterday in our new episode of “Geek Shall Inherit” and our interview with the guys from EMCE.  Now here are all the details any pictures!   Legendary makeup artist’s figure and chair to be immortalized in 1/9 scale NEW YORK, February 21, 2012 – EMCE TOYS, the brand that revived the…


by Daniel Pickett
February 8, 2012
BBP6MilManOscarFemTease-150x150.jpg Today the gang over at EntertainmentEarth.com posted some teaser images of Bif Bang Pow products they will be showing at Toy Fair 2012.   These are just the character sheets, but it gives you an idea of what the final product might look like and what accessories they might include. First up- their retro Mego-esque $6…


by Daniel Pickett
January 13, 2012
With a whopping 16 figures released in the cloth-costume Star Trek Retro toy line, Diamond Select Toys and EMCE Toys have successfully re-released most of the original Mego figures from the 1970s. They’ve also made five all-new additions to the line, preserving the essence of the old 8-inch toys while increasing the quality. So what’s…


by Daniel Pickett
April 14, 2011
We just got an update from our friends over at BigBadToyStore.com of some cool new stuff available for preorder.     We’ve just listed one of the hit items from Toy Fair – the Emce Toys  Create Your Own Zombie – 1/9 Scale figure kit as well as some other new Mego style figures – War…


by Daniel Pickett
January 21, 2011
     Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: February , 2011 Wave/Assortment:  Wave 3.5 – Green Lantern Wave Packaging: Single Carded Accessories: Lantern Battery Scale: 8" Sculpted By: Mattel with the assistance of Dr. Mego   THE PACKAGE