Tag: Pixar

 

by Cesar Zamora
February 6, 2015
#tbt or #tbtt, Throwback Toy Thursday. My sister recently rescued some of my old toys from destruction. #toycrewbuddies #toyphotography #toystagram A photo posted by Cesar Zamora (@geeksabre) on Feb 5, 2015 at 2:15pm PST Today I take a brief look at some toys that I was able  to salvage from my childhood home. My sister…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 4, 2015
  Are you ready for this!? The latest LEGO Ideas Review results are finally in, and we yet again have some amazing news to share with you! Over the past months, the LEGO Ideas Review Board has been evaluating eight spectacular projects. In the end, only one outstanding design made it through this review and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2014
From an adventurous balloon ride above the clouds to a monster-filled metropolis, Academy Award®-winning director Pete Docter (“Monsters, Inc.,” “Up”) has taken audiences to unique and imaginative places. In Disney•Pixar’s original movie “ Inside Out,” he will take us to the most extraordinary location of all—inside the mind. Growing up can be a bumpy road,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 20, 2014
You probably noticed that there was a bit of a gap between episodes, but if you are at all internet savvy you will have found both Jason… and I talking about pop culture stuff on a couple of other podcasts.  Hopefully that helped you get some of your GSi “fix” in between episodes. There’s been…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 5, 2014
Gifts that harken back to times past and make adults remember the little kid that’s still inside are lining the shelves at Target stores and Target.com this season thanks to a new, exclusive Limited Time Only toy collection.   Target’s Limited Time Only collection of 12 toys will be a hit with kids and collectors,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 2, 2014
Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it’s no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions – Joy (Amy Poehler), Fear (Bill Hader), Anger (Lewis Black), Disgust (Mindy Kaling) and Sadness (Phyllis Smith). The emotions live…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 30, 2014
Happy National Podcast Day everybody!  Thank you for listening and sharing it with us here at the Geek Shall Inherit podcast!   If you dig what we do on GSi this would be the perfect opportunity to recommend us to a friend on this national day of podcast celebration.  We love talking all things pop culture with…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2014
It’s a few days late from when they said to expect the announcement, but here are the next 3 reveals of Mattel’s SDCC 2014 exclusives:   It’s been a week since our last reveal, and we know you’ve been patiently waiting for the next batch. Well, wait no more because here are three more new…

 

by Cesar Zamora
October 23, 2013
Yesterday the “Toy Story in Space” Playset for Disney Infinity was released, I was very excited for the release but have not been able to play the game. I do have eyes and can appreciate some good figures when I see them. Read on for my thoughts on the Disney Infinity versions of Buzz Lightyear…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 17, 2013
This week Mattel announced the details of their annual K-Mart Cars event: Disney • Pixar Cars Movie Fans, Get your engines revved up and prepare to snag a free set of Cars vehicles! Our friends at Kmart have rolled out another great offer, and this time it’s twice as special, because you’ll get not one,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 14, 2013
I don’t think there was any doubt in anyone’s mind that we would be discussing the news of the actor cast as the 12th Doctor in ‘Doctor Who.” But that’s just a drop in the bucket of all of the topics we cover in this hour. We hit it and move on because there’s too…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2013
Funko has over FIFTY exclusives for SDCC 13.   The’ve been doling out the information a few each week, but the Con is in 3 days so they are letting the announcements FLY!   Here are today’s reveals and there will be more tomorrow… AND we’re going to have an EXCLUSIVE reveal later tonight, so check back…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 7, 2013
Hot Toys is branching out from just the usual 12″ figures and creating a set of vinyl figures based on the most recent Pixar film:   To celebrate the launch of the Disney Pixar’s Monsters University movie, the prequel to 2001’s smash hit Monsters, Inc., featuring the voices of actors Billy Crystal as Mike, John…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 6, 2013
A nice little offer for fans of Mattel’s CARS line:   Disney • Pixar Cars Movie Fans, It’s summer, which means road trips, which means… Cars! It’s time to catch up with your favorite vehicles from both films, and our friends at Kmart have a great new offer. Let’s just say they’d like to provide…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 22, 2013
Today we get a look at the fifth seried of Disney Pop Vinyl figures from Funko: ~ DISNEY, DISNEY, DISNEY ~   It’s always a fun challenge to take a Disney Series (12 characters!) and…find some common links.   Wish me luck.   Oh, and along with adding ‘Find Common Links’ to my repertoire…I will…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 12, 2013
This week Funko released information on their new releases for Disney/Pixar’s upcoming film Monsters University.   The best part is that you don’t have to wait for any of this, they are all available today!     ~ MONSTERS UNIVERSITY ~ Pop! Disney: Monsters U I’ve been waiting over a decade for this sequel! That makes me…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 16, 2013
Funko proudly announces the exciting new  Blind Box Vinyl Figures of Disney. Funko has been guilty in the past of ‘killing-with-cuteness’… But this is getting a little ridiculous!   Just when you thought things couldn’t possibly get any more adorable… We go and pull a stunt like THIS! The nerve!Disney/Pixar 2.5″ Mystery Minis: 8 Beloved…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 24, 2012
You may recall last year I wrote about the annual Mattel HQ store tent sale over on AFHub.com: Once a year at Mattel’s Headquarters in El Segundo, as part of their regular company store, they have their annual tent sale.  This sale typically runs from just after Halloween and runs until just before Christmas.   The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 5, 2012
Disney•Pixar Cars Movie Fans, No need to race around town looking for the all-new lineup of vehicles from your favorite Cars movies… just pull into a participating Kmart store on Saturday, October 20th! Arrive at 9 a.m. local time and you’ll find each store well stocked with five new entries in the Silver Racer Series…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 2, 2012
 Disney Store, in conjunction with Funko, will unveil a limited edition series of Disney POP! Vinyl that will be exclusively sold at San Diego’s Comic-Con July 12-15. The vinyls are Funko’s creative take on favorite Disney characters and this year the newSparkysaurus, based on the upcoming film Frakenweenie, is expected to be a top seller…

 

SPONSORS