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!…


by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2011
If you aren’t following NECA on their twitter feed then you are missing out on all sorts of good stuff.  Not only are they answering fan’s questions almost every day, but they are also showing all sorts of work in progress/behind the scenes pictures like their "Terminator Tuesdays."  Here is their update they posted yesterday…


by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2011
AFi’s 6th Anniversary Scoop Week Day 3 – NECA AFi 6th Anniversary Scoop Week Day 3 It’s day 3 of AFi’s Scoop Week and this installment is courtesy of our good friends at NECA.  NECA is something of a Cinderella story.  If you think back all the way to their very first venture into the action figure world with their original Beetlejuice line to…


by Daniel Pickett
April 14, 2011
NECA updated their Twitter feed today with a Gears of War 3 figure DEBUT – Clayton Carmine.  The figure will be available this September!!


by Daniel Pickett
April 13, 2011
Today on their Twitter feed, @NECA_Toys gives us our first look at the Predators Series 3 Elder blister card, the look for all Predator 2 based figure packaging. Notice the additional nicknames/alias…   Also this past week they posted some interesting behind-the-scenes factory pictures of their upcoming quarter-scale Predator figure getting "dressed" and assembled.  Yes,…


by Daniel Pickett
April 5, 2011
I love that NECA is doing "Terminator Tuesday" on their Twitter and Facebook pages… it’s just about the only thing that will wash away the memory of sitting through that terrible "Governator" animated trailer… there’s two and a half minutes of my life I’ll never get back!   Anyway… let’s look at something awesome such…