Tag: Movies!


by Daniel Pickett
December 14, 2006
Jareth2.jpg NECA updated their MySpace page today with photos of their upcoming 7" Jareth figure from Labrinth.  Jareth, The Goblin King from Labyrinth.  Yes, an action figure with the likeness of David Bowie! In Stores March 07.     Regarding the leaked images from Grind House and Jareth from Labyrinth. Some of these images are not…


by Daniel Pickett
December 13, 2006
OfficeSpaceBobbleheads.jpg New from DST in January’s Previews: Office Space Bobbleheads The perfect cure for a “Case of the Mondays,” these Office Space bobble-heads feature 7” depictions of your favorite characters from the crazy cult of cubicles — the apathetic Peter, the overbearing Bill Lumbergh, and the unpredictable Milton! Sculpted by Rudy Garcia, each bobble head features…


by Daniel Pickett
December 11, 2006
CTWCv46poster.jpg BATMAN 1:4 SCAL MUSEUM QUALITY STATUE Designed and sculpted by James Shoop This 18.5” Batman Statue is the most classic representation of the Dark Knight to date! At 1:4 scale, this museum-quality, mixed-media figure is composed of resin, metal and an expertly crafted fabric costume and poseable cape. Batman is presented climbing the steps out…


by Daniel Pickett
December 8, 2006
sotalogo.gif The first time, they came without warning… The second time, they were a sign of things to come… The third time, they have come with all-new horrors!   The third series of SOTA’s popular movie line is now hitting stores and online retailers.  This series consists of Baron Vladimir Harkonnen from DUNE, Meg Mucklebones from…


by Daniel Pickett
December 4, 2006
DSTSTSpaceSeed.jpg Up next in the DST Star Trek line is a new action figure two-pack based on the fan-favorite STAR TREK episode – “Space Seed”!  Featuring all-new versions of Captain James T. Kirk and Khan Noonien Singh, this upcoming release will feature the same style, articulation and scale as past original series STAR TREK releases!  Differing…


by Daniel Pickett
November 27, 2006
batmobile1966.jpg –Mattel to Produce Hot Wheels® Die-Cast Batmobiles Inspired by the Classic Television Series– Burbank, Calif., November 27, 2006 — Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP), DC Comics, and Mattel, Inc. (NYSE:MAT) announced today the production of a line of Hot Wheels® die-cast cars inspired by the Batmobile featured in the 1966 “Batman” television series.  The legendary…


by Jason "JJJason" Chirevas
November 1, 2006
We’re going to try something different here at the mighty TOAWBAH.  We’ll see how you like it. If there is one enthusiasm I have more passion for than action figures, it is film.  Before I was a Would’ve-Been Action Hero, I was a Would’ve-Been Screenwriter.  I wrote a short film back in 1995 or so that…


by Daniel Pickett
October 31, 2006
office-space-1.jpg Diamond Select Toys & Collectibles, LLC (DST) is pleased to announce its signing of the license for Twentieth Century Fox’s 1999 movie Office Space.  Under the terms of the license, DST is able to produce a wide range of collectibles from the classic workplace comedy created by Mike Judge (King of the Hill, Beavis and…


by Daniel Pickett
October 27, 2006
Toy, Model and Film Expo in Meadowlands NJ October 27th – 29th, 2006   Shocker Toys will be attending the Chiller Theatre show in New Jersey  Oct. 27-29. We’ll be located at a booth in the dealers room equipped with the last few Beefcake GWAR exclusives and the usual Shockini suspects. Drop by and discuss…


by Daniel Pickett
October 24, 2006
bloodybrown.jpg SOTA update time! Here are some new pictures of Now Playing wave three. Notice the two Bloody Werewolf Variants? These will be available (but not exclusively) on our web-site as well as the regular Brown and the Regular Grey Werewolves. All this should be arriving and distributing in late November.        


by Daniel Pickett
October 18, 2006
CnCcast.jpg Live Action Video Sequences in Popular Gaming Franchise to Feature Major Hollywood Actors   REDWOOD CITY, Calif., October 18, 2006 – Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: ERTS) today announced that the highly-anticipated Command & Conquer 3 Tiberium Wars™ (C&C 3) game will feature an all-star celebrity line-up for its high-definition, live action video sequences from critically-acclaimed television…


by Daniel Pickett
October 17, 2006
SuncoastClosed.jpg Ok.. this is a weird one.  The Suncoast Video in the mall over by my work closed down about 6-8 months ago after that big announcement that they were scuttling over half the stores.   I was sad to see it go because they were one of the last, great alternative sources of specialty market action…