Tag: retro


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
dc_replicaaquamanvsshark_box_front 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
bossfightbuckyoannounce1 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
GGSDCCSuperPower3pk1 “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
JokerSuperPowersJumboPoster 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
STRetroBridge 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
ReActionAliensTF1 (2) 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
Ultraman Captain Action  Box Front 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
Hateful8QT1 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
motu_set_1024x1024 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!…


by Daniel Pickett
February 7, 2016
BigChapAlienBank The new issue of Previews is in comic shops now, and pre-orders are open at your local store for the newest batch of items from Diamond Select Toys! Check out the first Dragon Age Select action figure, new Minimates from Alien, Predator and TMNT; a new bank from Alien; new statues and busts from the…


by Daniel Pickett
January 25, 2016
Introducing MondoBalls™ – gross-out toys of the 80s and 90s reimagined through the eyes of Mondo! Everyone who’s anyone remembers Madballs, the now classic toy balls featuring disgustingly fun characters like Horn Head and Slobulus. Now imagine that same style of of toy applied to other licenses…Friday the 13th, Gremlins, Marvel and many more! MondoBalls™ are highly…


by Daniel Pickett
January 13, 2016
S7ProtoBobaFettJumbo1 Super7 and Funko are proud to announce the third colorway of Boba Fett from the Super Shogun line. The ‘Prototype’ Edition is the most limited release prior to the ‘Kenner’ and ‘Empire Strikes Back’ edition at only 400 pieces. The ‘Prototype’ Edition is inspired by the original concept design of an all white bounty hunter…


by Daniel Pickett
January 12, 2016
Ultraman Shonen “Long Lost” collectible to be produced in Japan after 50 years   New York, N.Y. (January 16, 2016): Captain Action Enterprises, LLC is proud to announce a partnership with MEDICOM TOY CORPORATION to produce the long-lost Ultraman outfit.   This uniform set was planned to be a part of the popular super-hero line of costume sets to be used…


by Daniel Pickett
December 30, 2015
BTTF_Minimates   Ring in the New Year at Your Comic Shop with New Items from DST!   The holidays are nearly over, but Diamond Select Toys still has a few more toys to deliver! On December 30th, your local comic shop will get in a sack full of goodies, allowing you to kick off 2016 with…


by Daniel Pickett
December 14, 2015
  Hot off the heels of their exclusive Riddler figure, Emerald City Comics and Figures Toy Company are teaming up again for a Bat-tastic exclusive figure of the Boy Wonder! Not just ANY Boy Wonder, but the rarest of ALL Megos!!! Only at Emerald City Comics will you be able to get the yellow-sleeves, yellow-trunks,…


by Daniel Pickett
December 4, 2015
action figure Wreak your own tiny reign of terror with retro Owlman action figure! The Owlman has become something of an internet cult figure over the last couple of years, with his epic reign of terror on unsuspecting Scottish explorers going seriously viral. The character of the Owlman originally appeared in the indie horror film Lord of…


by Daniel Pickett
November 29, 2015
KrampusKidsKickstarter1 Fans Called On to Vote for their Favorite New Naughty Kid, Winner to Become Kickstarter-Exclusive Free Add-On CHICAGO, IL (November 25, 2015): Warpo, the indie toy company that created the Legends of Cthulhu retro action figures and Don’t Cuddle the Krampus, the new large plush toy currently on Kickstarter, today reveals two new Naughty Kid…