Tag: Marvel

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2010
Stan Lee Makes a Plea to the Academy…     Stan Lee’s Oscar Campaign from Stan Lee

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2010
When Deadpool falls asleep while watching the 82nd Annual Movie Film Awards, his bruised-too-many-times brain sends him to a slumberland plagued with dreams most bizaare! For your consideration, we present the finest Deadpool movie moments that never happened, courtesy of Marvel Super Heroes: What The–?! Watch Marvel Super Heroes: What The–?! Ep. 11 "Deadpool: For…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 25, 2010
RTC23 Inc. has just created the “Ultimate Comic Fan’s Television.” Lake Mary, FL; Roundtable Concepts Inc. is launching RTC23, their officially licensed Marvel Comic LCD and LED HDTV’s.  The cast of characters consists of Iron Man, Captain America, The Hulk, Wolverine, Thor and others.  Your favorite Marvel Super Hero is embellished on the bottom two…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
February 23, 2010
The Marvel Universe deserves more support here at AFi. I’m part of the problem.  I grew up on the Super-Friends.  Spider-man and his Amazing Friends just did not have the same impact.  But I always loved team books.  Here is one area where Dan Didio and I agree.  Buying a team book with a bunch…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2010
Tokyo, Japan Feb 8th, 2010 – Kotobukiya is excited to announce that they will be attending NEW YORK TOY FAIR 2010 (Feb 14th-17th) for the first time at the Javits Convention Center. With a larger display area and extensive new product offerings, Koto has relocated to Javits, where access is more convenient for attendees –…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 20, 2010
Fans all over the world are gearing up for Marvel Studios’ next sure-fire blockbuster Iron Man 2 and at Diamond Select Toys we are excited to reveal details surrounding our previously Top Secret Iron Man 2 Minimates!  Due in stores this March, two new assortments of Minimates are sure to thrill fans of all ages!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 11, 2010
Our friends over at Hasbro have sent over the latest images of new figures/2-packs and playsets for their popular Super Hero Squad line.  Check out below for what’s new with Super Hero Squad!     More after the jump!

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 26, 2009
I walk into my local Target store and what do I see?    Secret Wars and "Super Powers" figures right next to each other on the shelf!  What an awesome time to be a collector!   (Yes, I know Secret Wars only ran from 1984-1985, but Super Powers ran from 1984-86 and "Shazam" was a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2009
Hello, Hasbro’s Marvel brand team is very excited to let you in on some breaking news regarding its Marvel Legends line: The long-anticipated Marvel Legends Nemesis wave is finally hitting the U.S.!   We have learned that eight (8) San Diego area Wal-Mart stores will be stocking the Marvel Legends Nemesis wave, beginning this Wednesday,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 19, 2009
Tokyo, Japan – Japan’s #1 collector toy company Kotobukiya announces an original illustration of Marvel comics heroines has been created by master illustrator Shunya Yamashita.  Yamashita-sensei has designed many of the new statues in the Marvel X Bishoujo series, and now has captured Rogue, Black Widow, and Scarlet Witch is a new, more playful light. …

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 18, 2009
AFi’s SDCC 2009 Coverage Teaser #2  

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2009
Sales Of Book Featuring Images Of G.I. JOE, MARVEL and STAR WARS Action Figures To Benefit ALS Foundations And Family Of Innovative Artist And Hasbro Employee Battling Lou Gehrig’s Disease Pawtucket, RI – July 15, 2009 – Hasbro, Inc. and friends of Gianni Lopergolo, a Hasbro employee living with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) also known…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2009
Our friends over at Kotobukiya have sent us information on their plans for Comic Con 2009.   They have a lot of give aways planned for the show, there will be a LIVE sculpting demo at their booth, and of course, EXCLUSIVES!  Koto will soon be announcing some additional programing and events happening at their…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 9, 2009
Today the official website for Comic Con International posted a list of the 2009 exclusives for the show.  This is NOT a complete list yet, so far it’s only four pages long,  but starts as a good guide to how much money you will need to bring with you to the con and what lines…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 2, 2009
  The MARVEL Team at Hasbro has once again come through for AFI readers answering your latest and greatest Pre-Comic Con Hasbro/Marvel questions.  These questions were submitted by AFI readers via our forums.  Q1. The SDCC Invaders pack is fantastic! Will we see any more team packs that pay homage to Marvel’s history (i.e. The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 2, 2009
The gang at Hasbro wanted to be sure and share the following Hasbro product news with you before heading into the July 4th holiday: G.I. Joe Fans: As if celebrating the 4th of July weren’t cause for enough excitement, imagine having early access to a slew of G.I. JOE: The Rise of Cobra figures and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 29, 2009
We have a special treat for you today in the Toy Archive.   The fine folks over at Kotobukiya let us have a sneak peek that the finished product on the first in the series Marvel Bishoujo Statues- The Black Widow. "A KOTOBUKIYA Japanese import! Continuing the series of Marvel Comics superheroines presented in the…

 

by Jeff Cope
June 29, 2009
  Upper Deck Secures Multi-Year Licensing Partnership with Marvel Entertainment, Inc.   Deal INCLUDES Rights to MARVEL’S SLATE OF FEATURE FILMS AND CLASSIC COMIC BOOK PROPERTIES FOR TRADING CARD GAMES AND TRADING CARDS   (June 26, 2009) – The Upper Deck Company is pleased to announce today that it has established a long-term licensing agreement…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 23, 2009
Over the weekend Randy Bowen and our friends Tim Bruckner and Jesse Falcon were inducted into Toy Fare’s "Toy Hall of Fame" at Wizard world Philly.  I came across this great interview with Jesse at Marvel.com via Marvel’s Twitter feed. It’s a great read summarizing how Marvel Legends came to be and talks a bit…

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
June 22, 2009
Hasbro has provided pics of the upcoming 5th wave of 3 3/4" Marvel Universe line. This wave includes the following: – Guardian – Spider-Man – Sub-Mariner (Black Vest) – Silver Centurion Iron Man – Electro  

 

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