Tag: Marvel

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 2, 2011
Diamond Select Toys at San Diego Comic-Con 2011: Minimates and Femme Fatales Exclusives Revealed! Diamond Select Toys is proud to announce the exclusive products they will be offering for sale at this year’s Comic-Con International in San Diego, July 21-24, 2011. With an emphasis on DST’s popular Minimates brand of mini-figures and Femme Fatales line…

 

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
May 30, 2011
Big news this week from the Art Asylum and our friends at Diamond Select Toys.   The long running Marvel Select line is about to do an exclusive sub-line for Disney Stores! With all of the Avengers movie madness going on, you would think we’ve forgotten their comic book roots. But fear not! We’re pleased to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2011
All month long Diamond Select Toys and Toys R Us have teamed up to bring you a chance to vote on the next Toys R Us exclusive Minimates boxed set. The designers at ArtAsylum have come up with five designs of  former and current heralds of the world-devouring Galactus for you to choose from.  And…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 20, 2011
Be on the lookout in the next two weeks for Diamond Select Toys’ wave of X-Men: First Class Minimates, a series of four two-packs that pair up Emma Frost with Havok, Xavier with Shaw, Beast with Azazel, and Magneto with Mystique — not only are they the only toys being made for the new movie,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 20, 2011
The best-selling Marvel Select line is proud to add another of the Marvel movie franchises to its lineup! This time the movie Captain America: The First Avenger makes its Marvel Select debut! Based on the likeness of actor Chris Evans from the upcoming summer 2011 blockbuster, this movie-accurate Captain America figure includes Marvel Select’s standard…

 

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 4, 2011
Marvel Icon Stars in his First Standalone Game Adventure, Featuring Massive Action, 3D Graphics, and an Original Story   SAN FRANCISCO – May 3, 2011 –SEGA® of America, Inc. and Marvel Entertainment today announced Thor™: God of Thunder, the first standalone video game for Marvel’s hall-of-fame franchise, has shipped and is available in stores for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2011
Marvel Super Heroes Assemble To Commence Principal Photography In Preparation for May 4, 2012 Film Release   BURBANK, Calif. (April 26, 2011) — Production has commenced today in Albuquerque, New Mexico on Marvel Studios’ highly anticipated movie “Marvel’s The Avengers,” directed by Joss Whedon (“Serenity”) from a screenplay by Whedon.  The film will continue principal…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2011
Today we have 2 copies of the BRAND NEW,  just released  "Avengers: The Earth’s Mightiest Heroes" DVD sets to give away to 2 lucky AFi readers!!    Earlier today we posted the announcement of the release of both volumes of the new Avengers animated series, along with the cover art and a clip of the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2011
MARVEL’S NEWEST ANIMATED SERIES FEATURING IRON MAN, THOR, CAPTAIN AMERICA AND THE HULK The First 13 Episodes of Marvel’s All New Animated Series To Debut on DVD April 26, 2011 BURBANK, Calif., March 2, 2011 – When the forces of evil are so overwhelming that no single hero can save the world… the Avengers assemble!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 22, 2011
Happy Earth Day Everyone!  

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2011
   

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2011
Last night Hot Toys announce their new Iron Man 2: 1/6th scale Mark II (Armor Unleashed Version) Limited Edition Collectible Figurine.  Their original Iron Man mark II is harder to find new and really climbing in price on the secondary market, so this is a nice update/upgrade for fans looking to add a Mark II…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2011
AFi 6th Anniversary Scoop Week Day 2 It’s day 2 of scoop week and this one is juicy and involves some guessing!   I love Diamond Select’s Minimates.   I’ve been collecting them since the original Art Asylum days.  I collect almost all of the lines they have done, Marvel, DC, Back to the Future, Ghostbusters, Battlestar…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 14, 2011
Diamond Select Toys is the only company making product/figures for the upcoming X-men: First Class movie. Today they updated their blog with images of the packaging. Arriving in stores before the release of the new movie are these X-Men First Class Minimates 2 packs. Recreate scenes from the film Minimates style! These Minimates are available…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 13, 2011
Get ready for the upcoming release of Captain America: The First Avenger by picking up these Minimates at a Toys R Us near you! This assortment includes Captain America and Red Skull, Gabe Jones and Hydra Flame Trooper (TRU exclusive), Golden Age Captain America an Dum Dum Dugan (TRU exclusive), and Frontline Captain America and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 6, 2011
A MARVEL-OUS START DALLAS, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Instead of Super Heroes®, maybe they should be called Slurpee® heroes. When the first Super Hero® movie of the year hits the big screen, you can be sure a 7-Eleven® fun-filled Slurpee promotion, with collectible cups, straws and a crazy-colored flavor, isn’t far behind … or…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 3, 2011
Iron Man and Wolverine Anime Series To Air On G4 July 2011   San Francisco, April 2, 2011 – Marvel’s Head of Television Jeph Loeb announced casting for two of the company’s much anticipated anime series, IRON MAN and WOLVERINE, at its WonderCon panel today in San Francisco to the delight of fans in attendance….

 

by AFi Admin
April 2, 2011
This guy eases the pain of the lost Frost Giant from the cancelled Legendary Heroes wave 3!  He uses the Icons Thor body very effectively!  I expect he’ll be the hot seller of the two. Sent from my iPhone

 

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