Tag: Marvel


by Daniel Pickett
March 10, 2010
Pasadena Convention Center, May 28-30 F.A.M.E. LA , Vanguard Productions, and Animation Ink, in cooperation with Desert Wind Comics, announce the Los Angeles Rock’n Comic-Con 2010 at the Pasadena Convention Center featuring Guest of Honor, legendary Marvel Comics Creator Stan “The Man” Lee.  Stan will launch the major new convention with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and…


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