Tag: Marvel Legends


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…


by Daniel Pickett
October 29, 2010
Happy Halloween from Marvel (Legends) The new Halloween themed edition of Marvel.com’s ‘What The–?’ was posted today featuring a coven of Marvel Legends figures and the voice talent of Marvel’s own Jesse Falcon..    


by Daniel Pickett
September 28, 2010
Marvel Super Heroes: What The–?! NYCC Promo M.O.D.O.K. and friends head to the 2010 New York Comic Con–but what will the Avengers have to say about it?   The official website of NYCC 2010.


by Daniel Pickett
September 25, 2010
This is a blog that I started over a month ago, that I keep putting off, because it was just too painful and finishing it would make it all the more real.  Tonight at a Dave & Busters in Georgia and in a few weeks at New York Comic Con there will be gatherings of…


by Daniel Pickett
September 2, 2010
Today is exactly one month to the day that we received the terrible, tragic news of  the passing of my friend Eddie Wires.   Today it is our honor at AFi to be able to reprint the tribute that Eddie’s best friend Bill "Billy" Mancuso wrote after Eddie’s passing.   Some of you will remember Bill,…


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…