Tag: Marvel

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 30, 2012
Diamond Select Toys has been out of the Marvel statue game for a little while, but at one point they were steadily documenting every corner of the Marvel Universe, and one of the crown jewels in the line was their assortment of Spider-Man 3 busts and statues. Since they had so much fun working on…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 30, 2012
Hot Toys is proud to present the second limited edition collectible figurine – Hawkeye from the upcoming superhero blockbuster The Avengers. The movie-accurate collectible is specially crafted based on the image of Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye in the movie, highlighting the newly developed head sculpt, highly detailed costume, weapons and accessories. The 1/6th scale Hawkeye…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 21, 2012
Posted early this morning on Hot Toys Facebook page: Following the well-received Nick Fury collectible, another Avenger is coming very soon! Guess who comes next? More Avengers are coming before movie launches! Stay tuned! –Hot Toys

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 20, 2012
There’s a Storm coming! No, we’re not forecasting the weather, we’re telling you about the next figure in the Marvel Select action figure line! The weather-controlling mutant Storm will be joining the ranks of Diamond Select Toys’ 7-inch-scale X-Men series, which means her Danger Room base will connect with the bases of Cyclops, Colossus and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 19, 2012
You saw them at NY Toy Fair, but here are brand-new photos of the Hulk and Hawkeye from Diamond Select Toys’ Marvel Select action figure line! Based on Marvel’s Avengers movie, the figures were designed by Gentle Giant Studios from the likenesses of Jeremy Renner and Mark Ruffalo as they appear in the film. Both…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2012
The second wave of Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Minimates minifigures is in stores now, and they’re spoiling for a fight! Spider-Man, Chris Redfield, Wolverine, Viewtiful Joe, Crimson Viper, Super Skrull, Jill Valentine and Storm have joined Series 1 on the pegs, which means there are now 24 Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Minimates in all! Even…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 14, 2012
The new wave of Minimates mini-figures based on the hit video game Marvel vs. Capcom 3 is in stores now, and they look amazing! Diamond Select Toys wanted to take their product for a test-run, so they threw the entire specialty wave’s line-up into the ring one two-pack at a time and took pictures of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 14, 2012
Congratulations to everyone who entered Diamond Select Toys’ Colossal Marvel Select Photo Contest! While only four winners were chosen, DST received almost 30 photos of the Marvel Select Colossus figure, each one better than the last! You’d think that so many pictures of the same steel mutant would get repetitive after awhile, but the sheer…

 

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 11, 2012
It’s a fact that Diamond Select’s good friends over at Gentle Giant have been dying to design an Ultron action figure for them for close to two years now. Since the character has always been an awesome-looking villain, DST has been willing to add it to the line, but they could never find the right…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2012
The full prize packages have been revealed for the Colossus Photo Contest happening on Diamond Select Toys’ Facebook page! Only a few days remain to take your picture of the new Marvel Select Colossus figure and maybe win a slew of Marvel Select X-Men figures! Grand prize: – Jean Grey and Rachel Summers Marvel Girl…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 7, 2012
While one high-profile superhero movie is hogging all the attention right now, another one is waiting in the wings, ready to swoop into the spotlight once it has the summer all to itself. That movie is The Amazing Spider-Man, and it looks like it’s going to take the Spider-Man film franchise to a whole new…

 

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
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
March 2, 2012
The word has come down from collectors that Colossus is one of the best Marvel Select figures Diamond Select Toys has made in a long time — possibly ever! So we’re asking you to take pictures of him! Send us a picture of your Colossus in the coolest pose and setting, whether it’s as part…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 1, 2012
It’s the 10th anniversary of Minimates, and one of the brand’s longest-running lines is about to celebrate its 43rd assortment! Trickling out to retailers now, Wave 43 of Marvel Minimates is entirely based on the “Jean DeWolff Saga” from the pages of Spectacular Spider-Man #107-110, written by the now-legendary Peter David. Bringing us the first…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 29, 2012
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 29, 2012
And it’s amazing..  

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 28, 2012
Today over on Marvel.com they debuted to the brand new on one-sheet poster for their upcoming “The Avengers” film. And if that wasn’t enough they also inform us that we can expect a brand new trailer tomorrow! Earth’s Mightiest Heroes fully assemble in this awesome new poster for “Marvel’s The Avengers,” in theaters May 4!The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2012
Posted this week on their Facebook page: Following the great response of the announcement of Nick Fury from The Avengers, one of our largest campaigns this year, we believe that our fans just can’t wait to have a glimpse of the other members of the team! Glad to let our fans know that all characters…

 

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