Tag: Marvel

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 29, 2010
I meant to get this news up week before last, but Comic Con prep over took me.   But better late than never! Following up on their "Last Airbender" promotion, McDonald’s gives you Marvel Heroes in your Happy Meals!    The current promotion going on right now at McDonald’s is of your favorite Marvel Heroes (and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2010
Thor: The Video Game Launches Marvel Icon in his First Standalone Game Adventure with Massive Action, Stirring Graphics, and an Original Story   SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON – July 20, 2010 – “By Odin’s beard!” SEGA® Europe Ltd. and SEGA® of America, Inc. today announced they will bring Marvel’s hall-of-fame franchise Thor™ to video game…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 12, 2010
UD Replicas Officially Unveils ‘Leather-as-Metal’ Motorcycle Suit Based on IRON MAN 2 Produced Under License With Marvel, Amazing Replica of Tony Stark’s Mark V Suitcase Suit from IRON MAN 2 TORONTO, Ontario, Canada (July 12, 2010) –Building an extraordinary collection of handcrafted, high-end leather motorcycle suits that replicate the on-screen designs worn by cinematic Super…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 28, 2010
The MARVEL Team at Hasbro has once again come through for AFI readers answering your latest Hasbro/Marvel questions.  These questions were submitted by AFI readers via our forums.       Q1) Now that the Carded Galactus has been announced as an SDCC exclusive what can you tell us about the differences between the SDCC version and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 25, 2010
A Diamond Select Release! Art Asylum Designs & Sculpts! Diamond Select continues the longest running collector line in toy history! After 36 series of Marvel Minimates, you might be wondering what is left. How about the always popular Spider-Man!? But this time featuring six arms! And he’s paired with the long-awaited Minimates debut of the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 27, 2010
The 20th series of Be@rbricks have been solicited in Diamond’s Previews.  Last month we showed you the teaser image that had the logos of what licenses would be represented in the wave, but now we can show you the image of the Be@rbricks themselves. The wave has some cool entries from all over pop culture…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 26, 2010
  The MARVEL Team at Hasbro has once again come through for AFI readers answering your latest Hasbro/Marvel questions.  These questions were submitted by AFI readers via our forums.      Q1) How strongly do competing, in-house lines (Spider-Man 3.75, IM2, MU) affect your figure choices? A1) We try to be smart in our decisions to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2010
    The MARVEL Team at Hasbro has once again come through for AFI readers answering your latest Hasbro/Marvel questions.  These questions were submitted by AFI readers via our forums.      Q1) WHEN WHEN WHEN will we see any of the figures from the original fan poll?? That Storm and Silver Samurai were some of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2010
Yesterday Diamond Select posted the line up and box art for the 7th series of Toys R Us exclusive Marvel MiniMates on their Art Asylum blog.  Here’s all the details:  The first EVER man on stilts! This is one crazy series! What with all the Colors, Space Travel, and Super Tall Minimates!      …

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 10, 2010
  Hot Toys is proud to present the 1/6th scale Black Widow Limited Edition Collectible Figurine from the Iron Man 2 movie. The movie-accurate Black Widow collectible is specially crafted based on the image of Scarlett Johansson in the movie, highlighting the newly sculpted head, hair implantation, highly detailed costume and accessories. The 1/6th scale…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2010
Coming this August, your friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man returns in the first Marvel HeroClix set focused on Marvel’s most popular character.  Marvel HeroClix: Web of Spider-Man features 64 new collectible HeroClix figures (56 new sculpts), including characters from throughout Spider-Man’s career.  The set also includes subthemes from Marvel’s Dark Reign and Siege events. The Buy it by the Brick rewards program features…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 30, 2010
Free Comic Book Day 2010 – Saturday, May 1: Be There! Making a list, checking it twice… gonna give FREE comics to all who are naughty and nice! FCBD 2010 is finally here! Go check out the official site to find the latest info and your closest participating shop! The official FCBD Shop Locator: Find…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 29, 2010
Shout! Factory and Marvel Animation Join Forces to Bring Highly Anticipated Marvel Knights Animation Series to DVD Powerful Slate of Marvel Knights Animation Highlights Works from Celebrated Marvel Authors and Artists   Los Angeles, California – Shout! Factory and Marvel Animation have expanded their strategic content partnership to bring Marvel’s innovative and media-rich Marvel Knights…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2010
The Truth is Unveiled as the X-Men Unite to Save the World in Volume 5 of the Hit Series, Includes 5 Gripping Episodes! Street Date: 5/4/10 This May, Marvel Animation and Lionsgate bring Wolverine fans the fifth DVD installment from Nicktoons Network’s hit animated series Wolverine And The X-Men.Wolverine And The X-Men: Revelation features five…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 22, 2010
  As part of our 5th Anniversary we are launching a new feature called "Catching Up With…"  In the course of our 5 years here at AFi we have had the privilege of getting to know a lot of great people in the toy industry.  Some we meet at Toy Fair, some we meet at…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 22, 2010
Sideshow’s Comic-Con 2010 Exclusives Revealed! Last week, they showed off a group shot of their Sideshow Collectibles’ Comic-Con exclusives for 2010! This week, Sideshow is revealing the official names and Pre-Order dates for each con collectible, so look below to find out all the info on the Specimen 687M Legendary Scale Bust, Mouser Comiquette, Skrull…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2010
  As part of our 5th Anniversary we are launching a new feature called "Catching Up With…"  In the course of our 5 years here at AFi we have had the privilege of getting to know a lot of great people in the toy industry.  Some we meet at Toy Fair, some we meet at…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 19, 2010
  The good folks at Hasbro’s PR have been doing their Spring cleaning.   That means they need to clear out some of the 2009 product they have around to make way for the new 2010 goodies.  They had the awesome idea to give it away to the fans that love their products, and sent us…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 17, 2010
Julius, Flash Ah-Ahhh, SpyMonkey and CantinaDan chillin’ in a Walmart after attending Anaheim Comic Con 2010

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 12, 2010
Comic Book Legend Stan Lee To Conduct Free Limited Signing, Panel With Avi Arad And Photo-op Session At Anaheim Comic Con NEW YORK and ANAHEIM, Calif., April 12, 2010 – Stan Lee, the iconic comic book writer, editor, actor, producer, publisher, television personality, and former president and chairman of Marvel Comics, will conduct a limited…

 

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