Tag: San Diego Comic Con International

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 6, 2012
Don’t call him “Bruce.”   Hard to believe, but it’s been 25 years since director Sam Raimi’s Evil Dead 2 was released. One of the best cult horror films of all time, it introduced us to the Deadites, the Necronomicon, and most of all, to Bruce Campbell’s character, Ash, the wise-crackin’ S-Mart employee who saws…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 5, 2012
WARNER BROS. CONSUMER PRODUCTS PARTNERS WITH WETA WORKSHOP FOR COLLECTIBLES FROM THE UPCOMING HIGHLY ANTICIPATED FILMS, THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY AND THE HOBBIT: THERE AND BACK AGAIN -New merchandise slated for October 2012- WELLINGTON, New Zealand and Burbank, CA – June 05, 2012 – Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Weta Workshop announced today a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 5, 2012
Sideshow Collectibles has started sending out teasers of their 2012 SDCC exclusives to subscribers to their e-newsletter.   Today’s reveal looks to be a Snowtrooper from ‘The Empire Strikes Back’ If you’ve ever wondered what differentiates high-end collectibles from all the rest, check out the details we’ve worked into this amazing costume. Each item is carefully…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 5, 2012
A quick end to the drug war Seriously, can you imagine how fast the War on Drugs would be over if Predators came down and started murdering dealers? The Wire would’ve been totally irrelevant. Our series on SDCC exclusives continues this week with the Cloaked City Hunter Predator! As seen in 1990′s Predator 2, the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 4, 2012
NECA is starting to reveal their 2012 San Diego Comic Con exclusives over on NECAOnline.com.   They have revealed 3 exclusives so far with the first being:   We’re Con Bound! Over the next few weeks, we’re going to be giving special sneak peaks out our 2012 convention exclusives, and we start today with the brand-spanking…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 4, 2012
It’s almost that time of year again… the time of year when Diamond Select Toys hops on a plane across the country to attend the biggest pop-culture convention in America! San Diego’s Comic-Con International 2012 will run from July 12-15, and DST will have a ton of fun events for you to attend, including a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2012
Last week Mattel posted the following news on how to pre-order their SDCC 2012 exclusives for those attending the con this summer:   Toy Fans,SDCC is right around the corner and, as we’ve done since 2010, we’re going to offer a limited amount of products to be pre-ordered here at MattyCollector.com for pick-up at San…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2012
Monogram International is very excited to present Deadpool Resin Bust Bank as one of our Comic 2012 exclusive. Deadpool, the villain of the popular 2009 movie, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, has gain a bigger fan base since his appearance on the big screen.  This Marvel character is a highly skilled mercenary with wisecracking jokes. Deadpool’s heighten…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 23, 2012
S.H.Figuarts Super Saiyan Son Gohan (Special Color Edition) Power up your Dragon Ball collection with the San Diego Comic-Con Special Color Edition of S.H.Figuarts Super Saiyan Son Gohan! Including cape, multiple faces, interchangeable hand parts and the ability to switch to Super Saiyan 2, this version features intense shadow effect skin coloring and portrays the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 18, 2012
Limited Edition Variant Figure Available at Comic-Con International: San Diego Attendees of this year’s Comic-Con International: San Diego will have the first opportunity to snag The CS Moore Studio and Zenescope Entertainment’s super-hot 2012 Convention Exclusive Grimm Fairy Tales Alice Liddle Action Figure, sculpted by Clayburn Moore! This variant edition of the upcoming Alice Liddle…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2012
Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  The Mattel marketing and PR team, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums. If you have Mattel  questions make sure to post them in the thread for the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2012
Here it is, at long last! Our Avengers show! We’ve seen it and we are dying to talk about it. However on the off chance that one of you haven’t seen the film yet in it’s 19 day stop to accumulation $1 BILLION at the worldwide box office, we break the show up into two…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2012
BifBangPow! always has an impressive line up of Comic Con exclusives each year, and this year is no exception.   We already showed you their new Twilight Zone classic moments diorama line that we were able to reveal as part of our 7th anniversary “scoop week” now we are able to show you the rest of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 11, 2012
Our friends over at QMx just sent us the information on their first two SDCC Exclusives: 1) Battlestar Galactica Admiral Adama Animated Maquette. Master of His Fate: Captain of His Soul Comic-Con 2012 Exclusive! War hero. Brilliant strategist. Respected leader. We’ve captured the essence of the steely Admiral Adama in this 1:10-scale maquette measuring 5.9…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 11, 2012
Get ready to celebrate destruction this July 2012! Bandai Japan’s Collectors label, Tamashii Nations, is proud to announce a San Diego Comic-Con exclusive that will blow the roof off with S.H.MonsterArts Godzilla™ (Comic-Con® Explosion)! Featuring a unique fiery explosion color scheme and twenty-nine points of articulation, this high-end collectable action figure has been professionally crafted…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 7, 2012
Jason and I got to hang out last week outside of the podcast when we took out lady friends to a Los Angeles Dodgers baseball game. As you have heard from previous episodes that we know less about sports than…. anyone. But we went and ate, drank and were merry. But really everything up to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2012
For the past two years Mattel has loaned out a set of their Comic Con exclusives for that year to the closest comic book shop  to their headquarters for Free Comic Book Day.   The Comic Bug in Manhattan Beach, Ca is the lucky recipient of this preview. This year they are displaying: – MOTUC Vykron…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 1, 2012
Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  The Mattel marketing and PR team, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums. If you have Mattel  questions make sure to post them in the thread for the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 30, 2012
Scott “Toy Guru” talks Vyrkon MOTUC SDCC 2012  

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 30, 2012
But there will be Comic Con for us! We’re locked and loaded and ready to go. We have our passes, our hotels, and we’re working on our plans. Nothing can stop us now. Of course every episode of GSi is podcast gold, but I think this episode shines for one particular m0ment, and that is…

 

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