Tag: retro

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 2, 2017
  In 1979, Kenner released an 18-inch Alien for the ALIEN film and that toy became one of the most sought after ALIEN collectibles.  Last year at San Diego Comic-Con, Super7 unleashed the imagined successor to that original toy with the Super Size 18-inch Alien Warrior Prototype from the 1986 sequel ALIENS. Now the war against…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2017
Publisher Announces an All-New Collection of Frameable Artwork, the Follow-Up to the Essential Art of Atari Hardcover Compendium! February 13, 2017, Mt. Laurel, NJ: Last year’s release of Dynamite Entertainment’s Art of Atari® was indisputably one of the most talked-about releases of the year, collecting production and concept artwork, photos, and marketing materials from the video game pioneer….

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 16, 2017
Clutter Magazine is proud to announce their latest release with Tim Clarke and Maureen Trotto – Glork; The Evolved Boglin! EVOLVED BOGLIN – GLORK!  From the mysterious bog that time forgot, a new Boglin has emerged! Clutter Magazine is proud to announce the debut of the Evolved Boglin! Bogologists around the world are clamoring to get their hands on this newly discovered creature!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 2, 2017
Featuring glow-in-the-dark Batula, Black Falcon, Gas Phantom, Robot Reaper, Snake Tut, and X-2 (The Unknown)! The Worst – Glow Patrol is here to wreck havoc! The most sinister, evil, nasty, vile villains in the known universe have returned to haunt the night! Hidden by darkness, the Glow Patrol will hasten your dreadful fate. Capture them now, before…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 24, 2017
This week’s AquaMonday we take a look at the Aquaman figure in BifBangPow’s Justice League line of Pin Mates.   Pin Mates are retro wooden figures done in the style of the vintage Fisher-Price Little People line.   Pin Mate Aquaman (and the rest of the DC Justice League line) is available right now at EntertainmentEarth.com.

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 9, 2017
“It’s Father’s Day! And I got my cake! Haaaaaappy Father’s Day!” Monstarz proudly presents CREEPSHOW Monstarz initial Creepshow release is…. Nathan Grantham from Creepshow’s tale “Father’s Day” A retro style collectible that will fit in perfectly with most 3.75in scaled action figure lines. Action figure features: 9 points of articulation Hinged jaw Interchangeable hands Head…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 20, 2016
One of my most anticipated lines of the year is NECA’s Aliens Wave 10, which is the first of the vintage Kenner tribute wave.  NECA just announced this wave is shipping out this week and should be in stores soon.  While we wait for it to arrive NECA has posted a ton of these new…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2016
We’re feeling the holiday spirit here at Mondo, and to celebrate the season we’ve teamed up with our friends with Middle of Beyond to bring you ornaments inspired by two awesome properties: PHANTASM and Madballs! We were crossing our fingers to receive the ornaments into our warehouse before the holidays, but it looks like they won’t…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 8, 2016
Mystery Minis: GPK The popular parody stickers from the ’80s are coming back to Mystery Minis! Open the blind box to find one of the classic GPK characters, like Buggy Betty, Brainy and Beasty Boyd! Collect them all! Available now!

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 14, 2016
Welcome to an all new AquaMonday! Today we are looking at the AMAZING repro Aqaman vs The Great White Shark set from Figures Toy Company.   This is a reproduction of the hard to find, incredibly expensive vintage Mego set from back in the 1970s.  Even though it’s a reproduction I’m still happy with it as…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 13, 2016
Super7’s first offering of new Eternian products begins next Wednesday, November 16th  with a variety of new made-to-order pre-sale products that will ship in early 2017.  In the coming days we will be revealing details about each of these new products leading up to the pre-sale launch.  Today please meet: The Curse of the Three Terrors…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 4, 2016
Earlier this week the gang at Boss Fight Studio announced a new partnership with comic legend Neal Adams Continuity Studios. Today they announced the first offering from that new deal:   Boss Fight Studio will be producing highly-articulated 4″+ scale, collectible toys of Bucky O’Hare, his S.P.A.C.E. allies and Toad enemies! Created by Larry Hama…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 13, 2016
“Honey I shrunk the toys!!!” The DC Super Powers Collection is back and smaller than ever! All your favorite heroes from 1984 are here again, and fashionably pocket sized for your collecting convenience. Some of the most collectible toys the 80’s are the DC Super Powers collection from Kenner. The hugely successful line showcased the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 17, 2016
Three new products are solicited today from the gang at Gentle Giant from across the spectrum of their licenses.  These items are available for pre-order now and will be shipping in Q1 of 2017.    We see some great new stuff in their Jumbo universe including our first look at the Super Powers Joker jumbo! PRODUCT: Super Powers…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 30, 2016
It’s one of the biggest New Toy Days in recent memory, with new action figures, Minimates, glassware and cookie jars hitting comic book shops from Diamond Select Toys! With new items from The Muppets, Gotham, X-Files, Star Trek, Godzilla, Plants vs. Zombies, Back to the Future, Batman: The Animated Series, Superman and Justice League, now…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 23, 2016
Yesterday on the ReAction Figure Fans Facebook page, Reis, one of the designers at Funko posted an update with a loose timeline on what what fans of the retro 3.75″ action figure line can expect for the rest of 2016.  There are some we knew about and some surprises on the list as not very…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 17, 2016
Original Style Packaging for “Long Lost” Collectible     New York, N.Y. (March 16, 2016): Captain Action Enterprises, LLC is proud to reveal MEDICOM TOY CORPORATION’s packaging for the long-lost Ultraman outfit.   The innovative packaging is retro-styled and very evocative of the original sixties line of Captain Action superhero costume sets Action.  For collectors, this…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2016
The Hateful Eight – Retro Style 8” Clothed Figure – Quentin Tarantino – NECA NECA has a very limited edition treat for fans of The Hateful Eight: Quentin Tarantino as The Writer & Director! With clapperboard in hand, he stands ready to direct our previously released line of retro clothed action figures. This fully articulated 8″…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 25, 2016
Yesterday on their official blog, Mondo announced the details of there Madballs relaunch pre-order: Everyone who’s anyone remembers Madballs, the now classic toy balls featuring disgustingly fun characters, and we’re stoked to bring them back as highly detailed vinyl ball figures. Based on the classic gross-out Madballs characters from the 80s, Horn Head, Skull Face,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2016
This week the gang over at Super7 announced their Masters of the Universe Retro Action figures (the regular painted versions) are up for pre-order on the Super7 website. Last week at NY Toy Fair, Super7 unveiled the fully painted and colored the long awaited MOTU figures. Each figure stands 3.75″ tall and of course comes with weapon accessory!…

 

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