Tag: HeroClix

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2011
NECA’s official website www.NECAonline.com got a complete overhaul and redesign.   NECA’s site hasn’t been updated in awhile, but that doesn’t mean they have been hiding from the world wide web.   NECA has a very active Facebook page and the NECA crew answers more fans daily on their Twitter feed than any other company…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 20, 2011
May 20, 2011 (HILLSIDE, NJ) — WizKids Inc. announces the manufacturer sell-out of their most recent set, Marvel HeroClix®: Captain America. WizKids’ entire inventory of Marvel HeroClix: Captain  America, releasing July 13th, 2011 has been completely sold to distributors worldwide. The Marvel HeroClix: Captain America expansion will feature more than 60 figures in standard five-figure…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 10, 2011
Posted today over on the official Wizkids blog was the news that at long last the online version of HeroClix has moved to the beta phase and they’d like fans to help them work out the rest of the bugs.   Check out the open beta key and instructions below and get playing! Greetings HeroClix fans!…

 

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
March 15, 2011
This week the gang at Wizkids are getting a little too big for their britches.  And by big, I mean GIANT.   They are at long last raising the curtain on their Giant Sized X-Men super-boosters and they have asked AFi to help.   This week there will be a series of three reveals leading…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 22, 2011
February 22, 2011 (HILLSIDE, NJ) — WizKids Inc. announces the manufacturer sell-out of their most recent set, Marvel HeroClix®: Giant-Size X-Men (GSX).  WizKids’ entire inventory of Marvel Giant-Size X-Men, releasing March 16th, 2011 has been completely sold to distributors worldwide.   The X-Men burst onto the scene in this latest HeroClix expansion dedicated to Marvel’s “First Family”…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 15, 2011
Toy Fair ’11 – NECA Showroom Today we stopped by the NECA booth can caught up with Randy Falk and the gang.   They have some fantastic and innovative new product coming out later this year, and in true NECA form it all looks fantastic!  Take a look below to see what NECA showed at Toy Fair ’11!  

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 19, 2011
WIZKIDS TAKES OVER MIDDLE EARTH WITH NEW “THE LORD OF THE RINGS” GAME RELEASES (January 18, 2011-Hillside NJ) – Wizkids announced today the addition of “The Lord of the Rings” property to their 2011 HeroClix release schedule through a licensing agreement with Warner Bros. Consumer Products. The first products of the new “The Lord of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 15, 2010
The DC HeroClix Brightest Day Action Pack (SKU 70162), available October 2010, is the follow-up product to the highly acclaimed DC HeroClix Blackest Night Starter Game. Tying in with DC Comics hit Brightest Day year-long series, the DC HeroClix Brightest Day Action Pack includes seven highly detailed HeroClix 3D figures ripped directly from the pages…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 8, 2010
[Jun 8, 2010] (Hillside, NJ) – WizKids/NECA and CBS Consumer Products today announced that they have entered into an agreement wherein WizKids/NECA will create HeroClix branded games to be sold both physically and digitally, set in the Star Trek universe,including all of the Star Trek television shows and Star Trek feature films. “Star Trek changed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2010
Coming this August, your friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man returns in the first Marvel HeroClix set focused on Marvel’s most popular character.  Marvel HeroClix: Web of Spider-Man features 64 new collectible HeroClix figures (56 new sculpts), including characters from throughout Spider-Man’s career.  The set also includes subthemes from Marvel’s Dark Reign and Siege events. The Buy it by the Brick rewards program features…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 13, 2010
February 12, 2010 (Hillside, NJ) – WizKids/NECA, the leader in collectible miniature gaming today announced the Watchmen HeroClix Collector’s Boxed Set and Dr. Manhattan Colossal Figure for the HeroClix game, through a license agreement with Warner Bros. Consumer Products on behalf of DC Comics. Watchmen HeroClix brings the characters of Warner Bros. Pictures’ Watchmen film…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2010
WizKids announces the DC Comics Blackest Night Starter For a full week the good folks at Wizkids are debuting new pieces/characters from their next DC set based on the current story line "Blackest Night" available in stores May 12th, 2010.   Each set will come with the following: ◊ Seven 3D HeroClix miniatures, each with…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 8, 2010
WizKids announces the DC Comics Blackest Night Starter For a full week the good folks at Wizkid are debuting new pieces/characters from their next DC set based on the current story line "Blackest Night" available in stores May 12th, 2010.   Each set will come with the following: ◊ Seven 3D HeroClix miniatures, each with…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 4, 2010
Sneak Peek Event! WizKids announces the DC Comics Blackest Night Starter All this week the good folks at Wizkid are debuting new pieces/characters from their next DC set based on the current story line "Blackest Night" available in stores May 12th, 2010.   Each set will come with the following: ◊ Seven 3D HeroClix miniatures,…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
February 3, 2010
 HeroClix have been back for a while.  And I feel remiss for not blogging their return.  Then again, most stores in my area have not carried the product since the return and there are no nearby places to play anymore.  So they only kind of came back. Brief history.  HeroClix were created by WizKidsGames.  The…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
March 4, 2009
   From  www.SaveHeroClix.com

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
January 10, 2009

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 18, 2008
Hot on the heels of the discussions about the scuttling of WizKids and the possibility of other companies picking up the the licenses, games and assets, comes this press release from Catalyst Games on their official site:   Catalyst Game Labs has tendered an offer with The Topps Company, Inc. to acquire various WizKids’ properties,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 15, 2008
October 15, 2008 (SEATTLE) — WizKids Inc. announces the manufacture sell-in of DC HeroClix®: Arkham Asylum.  WizKids’ entire inventory of Arkham Asylum, releasing October 22, has been completely sold in to distribution in North America due to overwhelming preorder sales.  DC HeroClix: Arkham Asylum brings BATMAN’s most dangerous villains to players’ tabletops to re-wage the…

 

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