Tag: Marvel

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 6, 2012
Polar Lights® To Release 1:8 Scale Wolverine Snap Kit From Brand-New Sculpt SOUTH BEND, Indiana – 06/01/2012 – Polar Lights®, a brand of Round 2, LLC, is excited to announce the release of an all-new 1:8 scale plastic model kit depicting popular Marvel character Wolverine! The model will be a snap-assembly kit with lots of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 6, 2012
For many poor souls, Wednesday is the worst day of the week — right in the middle of a dreary five days of work. If only they were comic book fans — then Wednesdays would be the high point of the week! After all, it’s the day comic book junkies can hit up their local…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 4, 2012
Our pal “martymcfly160″ sent us some more breaking news out of the Toys R Us in Times Square NYC.  Marvel came in over night and put in a new display featuring some props from the upcoming ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ movie.  Included in the display of authentic movie props are Peter Parker’s backpack, skateboard, web-shooters and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 4, 2012
NECA is starting to reveal their 2012 San Diego Comic Con exclusives over on NECAOnline.com.   They have revealed 3 exclusives so far with the first being:   We’re Con Bound! Over the next few weeks, we’re going to be giving special sneak peaks out our 2012 convention exclusives, and we start today with the brand-spanking…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 4, 2012
It’s almost that time of year again… the time of year when Diamond Select Toys hops on a plane across the country to attend the biggest pop-culture convention in America! San Diego’s Comic-Con International 2012 will run from July 12-15, and DST will have a ton of fun events for you to attend, including a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 2, 2012
Hot Toys sent out updated images tonight of their upcoming 12″ Thor and Loki figures from “Marvel’s The Avengers” and they remind everyone why they are the best in the business… “You give up the Tesseract! You give up this poisonous dream! You come home.” said Thor. Avengers fans, do you still remember this scene…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 1, 2012
Two weeks ago, Diamond Select Toys and Marvel.com announced their first-ever fan poll to decide a full series of Marvel Minimates. Through a series of four polls, Marvel fans get to choose the entire line-up of Series 50, which will hit in 2013 and mark the 10th anniversary of the line. Last week’s poll had…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2012
Diamond Select Toys’ Amazing Spider-Man Minimates are scheduled to arrive in comic book shops and online toy stores on Wednesday, and the Toys “R” Us assortment has started to trickle out across the country. With product in hand and the movie still a month away, DST has taken the opportunity to re-create some of the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2012
Announces First Six Marvel Universe Super Heroes to Join Line-up Hillside, N.J. & Cary, N.C.—May 29, 2012—This fall, Wizkids, game creator and wholly owned subsidiary of NECA, is enabling fans and players to unlock the wondrous world of HeroClix directly from their iPad devices, and have today announced the inclusion of Marvel Universe Super Heroes…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2012
The Amazing Spider-Man movie is still a month off, but Spidey fans will be able to get their hands on great Spidey merchandise as early as next week! That’s when Marvel Minimates Series 46 hits comic shops and online retailers, with the movie versions of Spider-Man, Peter Parker and the Lizard, plus exclusive figures of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2012
Monogram International is very excited to present Deadpool Resin Bust Bank as one of our Comic 2012 exclusive. Deadpool, the villain of the popular 2009 movie, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, has gain a bigger fan base since his appearance on the big screen.  This Marvel character is a highly skilled mercenary with wisecracking jokes. Deadpool’s heighten…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 23, 2012
Hot Toys is proud to present the collectible figure of the 6th superhero from the hottest movie of the town – the 1/6th scale Loki Limited Edition Collectible Figurine of The Avengers from Marvel Studios. The movie-accurate collectible is specially crafted based on the image of Tom Hiddleston as Loki in the movie, highlighting the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 23, 2012
Here is a quick update from http://www.bigbadtoystore.com about a ton of exciting new preorders as well as a few new arrivals. TRANSFORMERS MP-12 SIDESWIPE We have put up a preliminary listing for the next Masterpiece Transformer.  Sideswipe is currently listed at $139.99, although that price may change once we have further information. http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=TAK11477&mode=retail GI JOE…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 23, 2012
The year 2013 marks the 10th anniversary of Diamond Select Toys’ Marvel Minimates line, and will coincidentally see the 50th consecutive series of figures released at comic shops and specialty stores. To celebrate, DST wants to do something to recognize the fans who have supported the line over the years. And since there are so…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 22, 2012
The packaging for Diamond Select Toys “Select”-scale toy lines is… pretty big. Okay, it’s really big. But that’s because it has to be! Ten years ago, DST designed their packaging to show off their 7-inch scale Marvel figures along with their killer display bases — like the upcoming 6.75″ Spider-Man figure from The Amazing Spider-Man,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 21, 2012
Last night Hot Toys gave fans a teaser of their upcoming “Marvel’s The Avengers” Black Widow 12″ figure: The greatest spy and best agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. ever. The mysterious and gorgeous Avenger – Black Widow is coming soon! Stay tuned!

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 21, 2012
HeroClix Online developers today revealed six new upcoming figures from Marvel’s Giant-Size X-Men collection set to hit the server Thursday, June 7. The new figures will also be made available in physical Giant-Size X-Men Fast Forces products. Giant-Size X-Men Fast Forces includes popular Marvel characters Professor X, Cyclops, Beast, Wolverine, Rogue and Iceman and can…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 21, 2012
The Hulk. The Thing. The Abomination. The Juggernaut. Diamond Select Toys’ oversized Marvel Select action figures have been dazzling collectors for years, and now they’re ready to do it again… with the Rhino! Designed and sculpted by Gentle Giant, the leather-skinned Spider-Man foe stands nearly 8.5 inches tall with 16 points of articulation, and is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 17, 2012
Last night we got a sneak peek at what Hot Toys is doing for their 1/6th scale Iron Man Mark VII figure: The most sought-after character from The Avengers movie and the most complex collectible of our Iron Man series that combines aesthetics and technology – Here comes the sneak peek of the Mark VII…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2012
In case you missed it the other night during “America’s Got Talent” here is the 4 minute super preview to this Summer’s ‘The Amazing Spiderman” film.   One of the world’s most popular characters is back on the big screen as a new chapter in the Spider-Man legacy is revealed in “The Amazing Spider-Man.” Focusing…

 

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