Tag: Marvel

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2012
Today someone forwarded me this cool YouTube video of the Marvel’s The Avengers trailer… with the characters all replaced with stop motion Marvel Legends figures.   It’s really well done and had to take a crap load of time to do!

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2012
Marvel’s The Avengers movie is on the way, and so are the Avengers movie action figures from Diamond Select Toys! DST’s new, movie-based Marvel Select figures are currently en route from the factory, but they couldn’t wait to do an Avengers giveaway, so they thought they’d give away some awesome comic-based Avengers instead! One randomly…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2012
Earlier this week Hasbro sent out their studio images of the 3.75″ figures of Loki’s Army from their Marvel’s The Avengers line.  We saw these figures earlier in the Times Square Toys R Us display, but now we get to see clear closeups of 2 versions. In other Hasbro news, prototype painter Jason Wires posted…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 24, 2012
Here we are 20 weeks straight with a new episode every Monday. Who would have thought we could do this with that kind of consistency? We once again welcome any new listeners that might have found us through our mention on Attack of the Show! We give shout-outs to all the lovely people that have…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 23, 2012
Hot Toys –MMS174 – The Avengers: 1/6th scale Captain America Limited Edition Collectible Figurine Specification Hot Toys is proud to present the collectible figure of the great superhero from the Marvel Studios – the 1/6th scale Captain America Limited Edition Collectible Figurine from the upcoming blockbuster The Avengers movie. The movie-accurate collectible is specially crafted…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 18, 2012
If you missed it on Monday (or if your are like me and don’t get G4 because Directv are being jerks), here is the latest installment of G4 TV’s ‘Mint On Card’ segment from “Attack of the Show.”  In this episode I cover some of the latest announcements from Hot Toys, NECA’s AWESOME ‘Portal 2’…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 18, 2012
If you were lucky enough to be at the Chicaco Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2) this past weekend, you were treated to a major unveiling! The final figures in Diamond Select Toys’ Avengers toy lines were finally shown to the public, providing a detailed look at Loki’s Army from the highly anticipated film! As part…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 16, 2012
Hillside, N.J. & Cary, N.C.—April 16, 2012— Wizkids/N.E.C.A., the makers of HeroClix Online, a digital transliteration of the table-top game, today revealed the latest Marvel collection, Marvel’s The Avengers, to be incorporated into the online game. The collection, available as a Starter Pack and as Single-Figure Boosters on Thursday, April 26, will add over one…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 12, 2012
Because they are trying to make the rest of us feel bad that we didn’t get to go to the red carpet premeire of Marvel’s “The Avengers” last night they have released yet another TV spot for the upcoming film.  Is there anyone not in line for this (at least mentally) already? And if that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 11, 2012
Hillside, N.J. & Cary, N.C.—April 11, 2012— NECA/Wizkids, the makers of HeroClix Online, today released their latest Marvel HeroClix collection, Galactic Guardians Fast Forces. The figures not only hit retailer shelves in physical form, but are available now in virtual format in HeroClix Online, adding six new figures to the online game. New figures from…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 10, 2012
Over night a team from Marvel went into the ‘Toys R Us’ in Times Square and set up this incredible display.  AFi reader Martin AKA Martymar160 was kind enough to snap these great pictures and send them to us.   The TRU in Time Square is know for it’s incredible toy displays and this one is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 9, 2012
While Daniel and Jason are desperately crunching the numbers for their taxes, they had time to sit down for another hour to hash out what’s new this week in the world of pop culture.  We put the call out to you, the listener, to help us name our segments.  Jason shows off his legs, and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 9, 2012
This week, Diamond Select Toys is giving away a set of Marvel Minimates Series 43 — yes, that’s the set with Spider-Man, Daredevil, Jean DeWolff and the Sin-Eater, among others. But the set they’re giving away is a special one — its been signed by acclaimed comics writer Peter David! The man who wrote the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 9, 2012
Our friends over at BigBadToyStore.com just sent over the new listings of their new pre-orders: Transformers Generations 2012 Volume 01 – Artfire – Mailaway Japanese Exclusive http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=MPB10008&mode=retail Captain Action – Wave 02 – Dr. Evil, Thor, Loki http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/menu.aspx?menu=1312&company=0&category=7397 Mortal Kombat – 18″ Rain Statue http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=SYC10011&mode=retail DC, Star Trek, Star Wars Cufflinks http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=cufflinks

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 6, 2012
A fighting mad Wolverine targets Avengers and X-Men alike as the war begins In Part 2!   In case you missed part 1 – Here it is!

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 4, 2012
Captain Action®’s Nemesis Dr. Evil Takes On Guise of Classic Marvel Villain Loki™ SOUTH BEND, Indiana  – Round 2 and Captain Action Enterprises are thrilled to announce a fully licensed Marvel costume set for classic Super Villain Loki. The 1/6 scale Loki costume set represents the first time ever that Dr. Evil has been able…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 4, 2012
The Black Widow gets called in from a mission in this new clip from “Marvel’s The Avengers,” in theaters and IMAX May 4!

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 30, 2012
With two full waves of Diamond Select Toys’ Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Minimates line out in stores, DST decided to hold a photo contest, to see who could stage the best fight scene. The winner would get a set of Minimates from every line DST made, plus some rare Minimate prizes, and that brought out…

 

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…

 

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