Tag: Muppets

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 5, 2016
XFiles_figs The new year is upon us, and 2016 is already looking pretty great! That’s because the new issue of Previews has another dozen new items from Diamond Select Toys, all scheduled for release this summer. With products from The X-Files, The Muppets, Batman: The Animated Series, Back to the Future, Ghostbusters, Marvel Comics and Captain…

 

by Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer
December 13, 2015
BatmanBank Another issue of Previews is out, and it’s full of new items coming your way from Diamond Select Toys! Characters from iZombie, The Muppets, X-Files, Marvel, My Little Pony, Batman, Back to the Future and more are now up for pre-order, in the form of action figures, Minimates, banks, busts and even cookie jars! Read…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 26, 2015
DAREDEVIL JUMBO FIGURE Gentle Giant Ltd. continues to celebrate the Secret Wars line by introducing you to the next in their highly successful line of Secret Wars jumbo figures, Daredevil! Digitally scanned from original mint Secret Wars action figures and reproduced in 12 inch 1:6 scale size, no detail has been overlooked. Roto and injection…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 19, 2015
AliensWarrierCookieJar Winter is coming, and you know what that means — another season chock-full of awesome products from Diamond Select Toys! In the new assortment of items currently up for pre-order (and releasing around the end of this year), DST has new offerings from Aliens, the Batman TV show, the DC Animated universe, Ghostbusters, Godzilla, iZombie,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 29, 2015
AliensDeluxeMinimates Comic-Con is fast approaching, and Diamond Select Toys has revealed a plethora of new items (coming to stores this fall) that will be on display there! With their first-ever product from The Muppets, several new products from Back to the Future, plus new items from Marvel Comics’ Secret Wars, Aliens, Batman, Justice League, Nightmare Before…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 15, 2014
What’s better than Star Wars and food puns?  MUPPETS making Star Wars and Food puns!  And that’s just what happened last week on Sesame Street!   A long time ago in a cookies and milky way galaxy far, far away…Princess Parfaita was taken prisoner by the evil Galactic Empire and had to be saved by…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 7, 2013
Today Funko announces some more items to their already mighty line-ups of Pop Vinyl and Wacky Wobblers:    ~ NEW POP! MARVEL ~ ~ NEW POP! TELEVISION ~ ~ MUPPETS WACKY WOBBLERS ~ <Insert Witty Opening Line Here>   I love it when my emails are filled with items that have no connection to each…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 17, 2013
PPC_boxes4.jpg Tenacious Toys Releasing Wave 4 of the Pillaging Pop Culture Series by Task One on April 21 This Sunday, April 21st, Task One’s 3-inch custom series “Pillaging Pop Culture” will move into the fourth “Wave” with the release of three new fan-favorite figures! The blind-boxed custom hand painted figures will be $40.00 a piece, or…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 19, 2013
This Sunday, March 24th, Task One’s 3″ custom series “Pillaging Pop Culture” will have its second release of 3 new figures! The blind-boxed custom hand painted figures will be $40.00 a piece or $100.00 for all 3 designs released in each wave. Purchasing 3 bind boxes in each wave guarantees that you will get one…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 5, 2013
PPC_all_round1_sss-500x500.jpg Super Series Sundays at Tenacious Toys Launches Wave 1 of the Pillaging Pop Culture Series by Task One on March 10 This Sunday, March 10th, Task One’s new 3″ custom series “Pillaging Pop Culture” will join the Tenacious Toys “Super Series Sundays” releases. Pillaging Pop Culture is a tribute to today’s artists who are pillaging…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 26, 2012
It’s not really Daniel’s episode, but Jason calls it that in the introduction and since I type up these blurbs each week I can take and and run with it.  In fact, maybe ALL the episodes from here on out will be “Daniel’s Episodes.”  Yes… I like the sound of that! This is another split…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 10, 2012
geekSHALLinheritSM.jpg Just posted a fresh new episode of the ‘Geek Shall Inherit’ podcast. In this episode Daniel and Jason discuss how they handle spoilers, people with no knowledge of pop culture and they hash out their favorite things of 2011. Check out the new episode on iTunes or over on www.geekshallinherit.com.

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2011
INTERVIEW WEEK DAY 1  A few weeks ago I was forwarded a link from a fellow collector that blew my mind.  I’m sure many of you have seen it as well, as it really started making the rounds even ending up on Fark.com and Digg.com.   The link showed what looked to be a super-human…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2011
MuppetTheaterFront.jpg INTERVIEW WEEK DAY 1  A few weeks ago I was forwarded a link from a fellow collector that blew my mind.  I’m sure many of you have seen it as well, as it really started making the rounds even ending up on Fark.com and Digg.com.   The link showed what looked to be a super-human […]

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 24, 2011
MuppetTheaterFront1.jpg INTERVIEW WEEK DAY 1  A few weeks ago I was forwarded a link from a fellow collector that blew my mind.  I’m sure many of you have seen it as well, as it really started making the rounds even ending up on Fark.com and Digg.com.   The link showed what looked to be a super-human […]

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 2, 2010
Today is exactly one month to the day that we received the terrible, tragic news of  the passing of my friend Eddie Wires.   Today it is our honor at AFi to be able to reprint the tribute that Eddie’s best friend Bill "Billy" Mancuso wrote after Eddie’s passing.   Some of you will remember Bill,…

 

by Jim Abell
May 15, 2009
16 May 1990  May 16, 1990.  That’s the day the world lost a very unique individual — Jim Henson. 

 

by Jim Abell
March 17, 2009
Happy St. Patrick's Day!  Since "Danny Boy" is such a popular tune on this day I thought I’d share one of the most moving renditions I’ve ever had the pleasure of hearing… 

 

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