Tag: New York

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 21, 2018
Funko to Take Over the Official HBO Shop on 6th Ave. with Massive Collection of Fan-Favorite Character Pops from October 4-7 New Wave of Game of Thrones® Line Arrives in October New York, NY, September 21, 2018 – Fans of HBO programming can soon be surrounded by their favorite Funko figurines and merchandise inspired by…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 23, 2018
Designer Toys, Street Art, and NYC’s Best Craft Breweries and Food Trucks Collide at the Brooklyn Expo Center! New York, NY (April 19, 2018) – Five Points Festival, a designer toy, street, and alternative art festival is excited to announce the return of the much-anticipated event for 2018! Taking place the weekend of June 2-3rd,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 26, 2018
Toy Maker Commemorates Six Decades of Its Iconic Toy Brick with a 1,200 Pound, 10-Feet-Tall Structure in New York City’s Flatiron Plaza, the Original Home of the Toy Industry   NEW YORK, NEW YORK (January 26, 2018) — On January 28, The LEGO Group celebrates the 60th anniversary of the iconic LEGO® brick that has…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 26, 2017
Merlin Entertainments Chief Executive Officer Nick Varney officially declares the launch of the Park GOSHEN, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Merlin Entertainments Chief Executive Officer Nick Varney officially announced that LEGOLAND® New York is being built. The gathering took place at the Palacio Catering and Conference Center in Goshen today, Oct. 25, with more than 250 people attending. After…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 10, 2017
    WHAT: Play Fair, a public celebration of play and entertainment for all ages, brings new and beloved toy and pop culture brands together under one roof for an interactive and fun-filled live event open to families, fans and media.  A joint venture between the Toy Association and LeftField Media and presented by Spin…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 1, 2016
NEWS FROM WINTERCON HQ   WINTERCON 2016: New York’s Comic and Sci Fi Expo WHAT: WINTERCON 2016, New York’s Comic and Sci Fi Expo WHEN: Saturday, December 3rd and Sunday, December 4th 2016, 10:30am – 8pm on Sat / 10:30am – 5pm on Sun WHERE: Resorts World Casino, 110-00 Rockaway Boulevard, Jamaica, NY 11420 –…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2016
FAR SIDE  – First Custom Toy/Comic convention in the New York Tri state Area.   There will be lots of vendors, from comics, toys, video games, action figures customs comics and much more! Cosplayers Welcome! Adult Admission Fee/ $10.00 Half of the door Proceeds will go to the Wounded worriers project. All donations are welcome. Kids…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2016
NEW YORK, Feb. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The best new toys, games and youth entertainment products made their New York City showing last week at the 113th North American International Toy Fair. From February 13-16, the largest toy marketplace in the Western Hemisphere opened its doors to more than 30,600 global play professionals, a 16 percent increase…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 13, 2016
New York Toy Fair officially starts in about 3 hours (or 1 hour if you count the Lego pre-Toy Fair event that starts at 7am… which we will be at so keep watching here for updates!) but we already have 2 galleries up of new toys for you to look at while you wait for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 3, 2016
  NEW YORK – February 3, 2016 – IAmElemental (http://www.IAmElemental.com), creators of the first female action figures designed specifically for children, will reveal the company’s newest collection, Series 2/Wisdom, at Booth #5853 at the North American International Toy Fair on February 13-16, 2016. Suitable for ages 4+, Series 2/Wisdom is a collection of seven 4”…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 16, 2016
Yvonne Strahovski, Sean Maher, Travis Willingham Take Center Stage for World Premiere of  BATMAN: BAD BLOOD Tuesday, January 19 at Paley Center for Media in New York   Director Jay Oliva, Character Designer Phil Bourassa Also Join Festivities to Celebrate Latest DC Universe Original Movie     Yvonne Strahovski, Sean Maher and Travis Willingham will be featured guests…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 15, 2015
Tickets for the First-Ever Consumer Event Are Now Available for Purchase February 13-14, 2016   NEW YORK, NY | December 14, 2015 – Play Fair, a celebration of play and entertainment for all ages, will welcome attendees for the first time at New York City’s Javits Center North on February 13 and 14, 2016. The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 10, 2015
After a tragic ending to her short-lived Super Hero stint, Jessica Jones is rebuilding her personal life and career as a private detective in Hell’s Kitchen. It’s time the world knew her name… Marvel’s Jessica Jones All Episodes November 20 only on Netflix

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2015
A couple of weeks ago the Wheeling Toy & Train Museum was robbed.  Today comes word that online retailer Amok Time in Hicksville, New York was been broken into and robbed this past weekend.   The owners and the police are asking for your help if you see anything suspicious being sold or offered for sale….

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 12, 2015
Animated Series Rockets to Become Newest Star on Disney Junior Schedule   Glendale, Calif. (February 11, 2015) –  Ahead of New York Toy Fair, Disney Consumer Products unveiled the innovative toy line from TOMY inspired by Disney Junior’s intergalactic adventure series “Miles from Tomorrowland” which launched last Friday and reached 2.0 million unique Total Viewers…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2015
This weekend kicks off Toy Fair 2015 so since I have an action figure website and Jason has a toy company it only makes sense that we spend a good chunk of this episode talking about toys and the toy industry.  We have quite a bit of “behind-the-scenes” toy talk in this episode so we…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 16, 2015
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment slates World Premiere of LEGO® DC COMICS SUPER HEROES: JUSTICE LEAGUE VS. BIZARRO LEAGUE at The Paley Center for Media in New York   Family-Friendly Event set for Saturday Afternoon, January 24; Free Tickets Available to Fans on First Come, First Served Basis     Warner Bros. Home Entertainment will unveil…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 12, 2014
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment sets East Coast Premiere of JUSTICE LEAGUE: THRONE OF ATLANTIS at The Paley Center for Media in New York Aquaman takes center stage at January 26 event; Limited Free Tickets Available to Fans on First Come, First Served Basis   Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and The Paley Center for Media proudly…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 10, 2014
Our Day 1 New York Comic Con 2014 galleries are now live for your perusal.   Our team spent the whole day shooting all the booths, all the toys, all the cosplay and even some lovely shots of “The Big Apple!” Our day one galleries include: Captain Action Cosplay Dark Horse Comics DC Collectibles Diamond…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 1, 2014
New York- Mezco’s October 10th book signing for the release of the long awaited Art of the Living Dead Dolls book was already one of the most anticipated events of New York Comic Con’s Super Week, but Mezco has turned it up a notch and made it THE event every fan will want to attend….

 

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