Tag: Marvel Legends

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 9, 2012
Breaking news – Former Hasbro/Marvel Universe  guru David Vonner is taking his toy making magic to South Florida to Jazwares.  Vonner has worked for Toy Biz helping with the original Marvel Legends line, Hasbro on Marvel Universe and re-launch of Marvel Legends and most recently was a founder of Kasual Friday.   It’s not yet…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2012
Starting our coverage of the panel now. They are starting with a video. Amazing Spiderman Bonka Zonks Marvel Universe Wave 2. That’s it for the slide show. Now they are doing Q&A.

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
July 12, 2012

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 12, 2012
Hey All, Daniel here.   Before I nod off to sleep on the end of SDCC 2012 preview night I wanted to let you know about some of what I learned tonight. HASBRO – MARVEL Marvel Legends wave 3 and beyond.   While it’s true that there is not a build a figure in wave 3, mostly…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 10, 2012
We’ve gotten a LOT of SDCC exclusives into the AFi offices these past couple of days and we don’t have time to do full features on them all before we leave for the con on Wednesday, so to some extent we are going to have to let the pictures speak for themselves. As many of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 28, 2012
Here is a quick update from http://www.bigbadtoystore.com about an exciting batch of new preorders, a large batch of new arrivals, and info on a $5,000 store credit giveaway contest! —————————- $5,000 STORE CREDIT GIVEAWAY —————————- ‘Like’ us on Facebook and fill out the quick entry form and you’ll be registered to win one of 40+…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 7, 2012
This morning Marvel.com has the scoop on Hasbro’s 2012 SDCC Marvel Legends exclusive.  This year it will be a 3-pack boxed set of X-Force. San Diego Comic-Con is fast approaching and that means new toys! This year, collectors have a chance to hook their adamantium claws into the new Marvel Legends Special Edition Uncanny X-Force…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 22, 2012
The packaging for Diamond Select Toys “Select”-scale toy lines is… pretty big. Okay, it’s really big. But that’s because it has to be! Ten years ago, DST designed their packaging to show off their 7-inch scale Marvel figures along with their killer display bases — like the upcoming 6.75″ Spider-Man figure from The Amazing Spider-Man,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 21, 2012
The Hulk. The Thing. The Abomination. The Juggernaut. Diamond Select Toys’ oversized Marvel Select action figures have been dazzling collectors for years, and now they’re ready to do it again… with the Rhino! Designed and sculpted by Gentle Giant, the leather-skinned Spider-Man foe stands nearly 8.5 inches tall with 16 points of articulation, and is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2012
TargetSign I can’t take credit for this and I don’t know where the original came from, but this was posted on a toy collecting Facebook group that I’m a member of.   At my local Target I could hang these on the Marvel Legends pegs that have been completely empty going on two months and the Star […]

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2012
TargetSign1.jpg I can’t take credit for this and I don’t know where the original came from, but this was posted on a toy collecting Facebook group that I’m a member of.   At my local Target I could hang these on the Marvel Legends pegs that have been completely empty going on two months and the Star…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2012
Marvel LEGEND’S “The Avengers” Today someone forwarded me this cool YouTube video of the Marvel’s The Avengers trailer… with the characters all replaced with stop motion Marvel Legends figures.   It’s really well done and had to take a crap load of time to do!

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 6, 2012
A fighting mad Wolverine targets Avengers and X-Men alike as the war begins In Part 2!   In case you missed part 1 – Here it is!

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 6, 2012
We debated whether or not to do an episode 13 or if we should just skip ahead to number 14 like the floors on an elevator, but after some heated discussion we carried on and I think we are better people for it.. well I am anyway.  I can’t speak for Jason.  All that aside…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 29, 2012
20120229-130811.jpg While Marvel Legends wave 2 has been out for several weeks at various online retailers, I hadn’t seen any reports at any b&m retailers. Today I walked into my local Toys R Us and found 2 full pegs of just 2 wave 2 characters – Captain America and Drax.

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 8, 2012
Fans have been waiting a long time to get a classic looking Ultron for the Marvel Legends 6″ scale.   Hopefully getting a 7″ scale Marvel Select Ultron will help curb some of that want. MTV Geek has a first look at this DST pre-Toy Fair debut of the latest Marvel Select figure from Diamond Select…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 31, 2012
As we run up to Toy Fair 2012 there are all sorts of new images cropping up.  We saw the prototypes for Marvel Legends wave 2 at New York Comic Con, now a source has unearthed Hasbro’s studio pictures of that wave. The line up includes: Big-Time Spider-Man Bucky Cap Daken Drax Fantomex Wrecking Crew…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 1, 2011
The MARVEL Team at Hasbro has once again come through for AFI readers answering your latest Hasbro/Marvel questions.  It was October of last year that Hasbro did their last Marvel Q&A,  so fans had been storing up their questions.  These questions were submitted by AFI readers via our Hasbro forum.   Q1) As an Iron…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 22, 2011
A Very Special Earth Day Episode of Marvel.com’s ‘What the–?!’ Happy Earth Day Everyone!  

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 25, 2011
What The–?!: For Your Consideration (Again) Posted today on Marvel.com – an all new episode of their Stop-motion, Marvel Legends series "What the–?!" It’s time for the 83rd Annual Movie Film Awards! Just as the award for Best Picture is about to be announced, a few new movies unexpectedly appear. In the immortal words of Gremlin, "They are gonna blow your…

 

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