Tag: NECA

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2012
This year I thought it would be fun to not only celebrate AFi’s anniversary, but to also reach out to our friends and the toy companies and celebrate their anniversaries and make it one big celebration of milestones. We kick off with Randy Falk of NECA who is celebrating 10 years with NECA.   We’ve known…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2012
AFi SCOOP WEEK DAY 3 I know some fans get bent out of shape about figure variants, repaints and glow-in-the-dark figures, but they are very much a part of action figure history and they aren’t going anywhere. And when they are done correctly they can be an awesome addition to your collection.   NECA has…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2012
WIZKIDS, NATIONAL ENTERTAINMENT COLLECTIBLES ASSOCIATION REVEAL 2012 FREE COMIC BOOK DAY FIGURE Hillside, N.J.—April 24, 2012—Wizkids and National Entertainment Collectibles Association (N.E.C.A.) today revealed the 2012 Free Comic Book Day figure to be distributed at no cost to collectors, enthusiasts and fans at comic shops nationally on Free Comic Book Day, Saturday, May 5th. The…

 

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 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 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 5, 2012
 Documentary Will Also Use Web Platform Tugg for Release   Los Angeles, CA (April 4, 2012) — Chris Ball, President and CEO of LA-based film production and distribution company Wrekin Hill Entertainment, and Joel Weinshanker, President and CEO of the National Entertainment Collectibles Association (NECA), a movie merchandising powerhouse that has become an essential tastemaker for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 14, 2012
And by entered, I mean they are in stores, and by ‘ring’ I really mean Toys R Us… So really what I’m trying to say is that NECAs awesome new ‘Rocky‘ figures are now hitting TRU store shelves.

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 4, 2012
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Stop Motion Intro (1987) Once again film-maker(and fellow Oklahoman) Kyle Roberts has shared his latest stop-motion animated video featuring some of our favorite toys – NECA Comic Book Ninja Turtles: With over 4,000 individual pictures, Kyle Roberts and crew wanted to recreate the nostalgic 1987 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon introduction in stop motion. Artist, Nathan Poppe, created over…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 21, 2012
HeroClixOnLine.gif HeroClix Online developers today announced the next online set to be featured in the “Figure of the Week” program, in which two figures from an upcoming set are made available weekly for a limited, promotional price. The new set, from Marvel, showcases the upcoming Galactic Guardians collection and will run this Thursday, February 23 through…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 16, 2012
Hillside, N.J. & CARY, N.C.—February 16, 2012—Developers of HeroClix Online, a digital transliteration of the popular combat-oriented tabletop game, today announced the addition of two all-new DC Comics sets, Green Lantern Gravity Feed and Green Lantern Fast Forces. The new characters add a total of 16 figures with varying stats and powers to the game…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 16, 2012
Reintroduces set with new Stats and Powers Hillside, N.J. & Cary, N.C.—February 14 , 2012—HeroClix Online today released a new Marvel set, Hammer of Thor Fast Forces with all-new stats and powers. Hammer of Thor Fast Force figures include characters Thor, Fandral, Hogun, Volstagg, Asgardian Brawler and Loki, recharged with new powers. A special in-game…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 13, 2012
While we were at our NECA appointment today a shelf collapsed and all of the ‘Rocky’ 2-up prototypes hit the floor. Here NECA’s Randy Falk gets the glue gun and makes things right again.

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 22, 2012
Our friends and sponsors at BigBadToyStore.com sent us the news of their latest arrivals and pre-orders.   Hasbro just sent us info moments ago to go ahead with listings for these assortments: 2012 Comic 2-Pack – Greatest Battles http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=HAS21306&mode=retail 2012 Marvel Legends Wave 02 with Arnim Zola Build-A-Figure http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=HAS21305&mode=retail Diamond Select: Minimates Wave 45 –…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 19, 2012
January 17, 2012 (HILLSIDE, NJ)— WizKids/NECA announces the complete sell-out of their most recent Pathfinder Battle miniatures release, Heroes & Monsters. WizKids’ entire inventory of Pathfinder Battles: Heroes & Monsters, which released to the public on January 11, 2012, has been completely sold to distributors worldwide. Heroes & Monsters includes 40 beautifully prepainted miniatures perfect…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 21, 2011
First Look at Beginner Box Heroes Set June 20, 2011 (REDMOND, Wash.) – Paizo Publishing and WizKids Games today revealed product images and additional pricing and release details about the highly anticipated Pathfinder Beginner Box Heroes prepainted fantasy miniature set scheduled for an October 2011 release. You can view high-resolution pre-production images of the miniatures…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2011
NECA’s official website www.NECAonline.com got a complete overhaul and redesign.   NECA’s site hasn’t been updated in awhile, but that doesn’t mean they have been hiding from the world wide web.   NECA has a very active Facebook page and the NECA crew answers more fans daily on their Twitter feed than any other company…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 20, 2011
May 20, 2011 (HILLSIDE, NJ) — WizKids Inc. announces the manufacturer sell-out of their most recent set, Marvel HeroClix®: Captain America. WizKids’ entire inventory of Marvel HeroClix: Captain  America, releasing July 13th, 2011 has been completely sold to distributors worldwide. The Marvel HeroClix: Captain America expansion will feature more than 60 figures in standard five-figure…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 18, 2011
As you will recall NECA let us reveal one of their San Diego Comic Con 2011 exclusives as part of our "6th Anniversary Scoop Week."   We were able to show you the SDCC11 Gremlins Gizmo Mogui. But we could not show you the SDCC tote bag he would come with as it was not…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 10, 2011
Posted today over on the official Wizkids blog was the news that at long last the online version of HeroClix has moved to the beta phase and they’d like fans to help them work out the rest of the bugs.   Check out the open beta key and instructions below and get playing! Greetings HeroClix fans!…

 

SPONSORS

 

250x250_aff_coop

 

SideshowBeetlejuice100295_300x250

 

gsi-250

 

tim-bruckner-250px

 

25846_toys_star-wars_force-friday_event_update_assoc_300x250_2

 

28482_us_toys_ctbf_assoc_300x250

 

your-ad-here