Tag: San Diego Comic Con International

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 31, 2011
Meet charming and jobless Scott Pilgrim; a bass guitarist for garage band Sex Bob-omb. The 22-year-old has just met the girl of his dreams…literally. The only catch to winning Ramona Flowers? Her seven evil exes are coming to kill him.  Mezco’s 6” figure captures the wide-eyed enthusiasm and quirky nature of Scott Pilgrim and features…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 26, 2011
Triad Toys sent us the announcement today that they will be having a 12" Comic Con exclusive figure at SDCC11.   See below for the details on their first ever 300 piece limited edition Comic Con exclusive figure.   We are proud to announce our first San Diego Comic Con exclusive, the variant edition of Dead…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 19, 2011
A few weeks back on Free Comic Book Day Mattel put all of their 2011 Comic Con exclusives on display at ‘The Comic Bug‘ comic book shop in Manhattan Beach, Ca.  That shop is my local comic book shop, so that Wednesday when I stopped by to pick up my books I shot some video…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 18, 2011
As you will recall NECA let us reveal one of their San Diego Comic Con 2011 exclusives as part of our "6th Anniversary Scoop Week."   We were able to show you the SDCC11 Gremlins Gizmo Mogui. But we could not show you the SDCC tote bag he would come with as it was not…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 10, 2011
Dexter get’s SMALL! Bif Bang Pow! presents the first-ever 3 3/4-inch Dexter action figure based on Showtime’s hit series Dexter! This fan-demanded Dark Defender Action Figure is deftly crafted of PVC plastic and features 10 points of articulation. It’s also fully compatible with Entertainment Earth’s own line of action figure stands (sold separately). You’ll want…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 9, 2011
This week Mattel put their newly announced San Diego Comic Con 2011 exclusives on display at ‘The Comic Bug‘ comic book shop in Manhattan Beach, Ca.  That shop is my local comic book shop, so Wednesday when I stopped by to pick up my books I shot some video and took a bunch of pictures….

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2011
This week Mattel put their newly announced San Diego Comic Con 2011 exclusives on display at ‘The Comic Bug‘ comic book shop in Manhattan Beach, Ca.  That shop is my local comic book shop, so Wednesday when I stopped by to pick up my books I shot some video and took a bunch of pictures….

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2011
Bif Bang Pow!’s incredible line of fully articulated action figures grounded in Rod Serling’s enduring The Twilight Zone TV series rolls on with this extraordinary figure.  Each 1970s- style figure stands 8-inches tall in shades of black and white and features episode-fabric clothing, in addition to multiple points of articulation and an all-new head sculpt…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2011
 Thanks to our friends at Bif Bang Pow and EntertainmentEarth.com we have another exclusive reveal here at AFi.  This Venture Brother’s 2-pack was first shown at Toy Fair and will be sold at San Diego Comic Con 2011 as well at New York Comic Con 2011.  Now we have the added news that their packaging…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2011
ToyGuru took to the interwebs once again to answer some fan questions about Comic Con, the recently announced exclusives and a MOTUC 30th Anniversary teaser.   This is what he posted today over on the MattyCollector.com message boards. With so much going on in term of announcements and movie toys I wanted to try and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2011
Forget that grainy, shaky recorded-off-the-TV-with-a-cell-phone video that was posted today.  G4 and Attack of the Show have posted the segment today with the Mattel 2011 Comic Con reveals on their site for all to see.  Here it is.     Video Games – E3 2011 – AOTS Exclusive We will have more news, pictures and information…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2011
We’ve been waiting patiently for Mattel to reveal their exclusive figures for Comic Con 2011.  There have been several hints on what we will be getting and a lot of guessing from fans.  (Here’s the thread where the detective board members of AFi try to piece together all of the hints and make their guesses.) …

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2011
AFi 6th Anniversary Scoop Week Day 3 It’s day 3 of AFi’s Scoop Week and this installment is courtesy of our good friends at NECA.  NECA is something of a Cinderella story.  If you think back all the way to their very first venture into the action figure world with their original Beetlejuice line to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 14, 2011
The teaser image is still up on the site, but it is expected that Sideshow Collectibles will be revealing their 2011 Comic Con exclusives today.   We will update the front page as we learn more…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 1, 2010
Registration for Comic Con 2011 opened this morning and by all accounts it was a disaster with the site locking up and the server crashing.  So much so that Comic Con closed the registration after a few hours and will try again next week.   It appears that some folks were able to register, but…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 18, 2010
Did you miss out on any of the 2010 DC Direct Convention exclusives? Most of you know that Graphitti was selling DC Direct SDCC exclusives, but today we recived word from them that they now have the 2010 NYCC exclusive White Lantern Hal Jordan and the light up power rings for sale on their site….

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 19, 2010
   The Hasbro PR team sent out the following message out this morning regarding the SDCC exclusive versions of GI Joe’s Sgt. Slaughter: To the G.I. JOE fan community, The passion displayed since Comic-Con on fan-forums regarding the special edition Sgt. Slaughter figures has been truly remarkable.  It proves that there is a huge appetite…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 12, 2010
"My favorite things in life (well, aside from my wife and family) are painting toy prototypes and eliminating the zombie scourge…" – Eddie Wires 1972-2010   I’m absolutely devastated at the news that I received this morning that my friend, pioneering prototype painter Ed Wires ("Eddie" to his friends), passed away last night of an…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2010
San Diego Comic-Con 2010 has passed, but if you were not able to attend or you missed out… You have a second chance to pick up the Toys“R”Us Exclusive "Convention Nerd" from Jazwares! Available exclusively online at http://www.toysrus.com/ product/index.jsp?productId= 4255491 Now, fans can recreate their favorite Robot Chicken parodies, such as the Nerd’s visit to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 28, 2010
 The group at SpinMaster presents actor Garrett Hedlund with a one of a kind action figure featuring his character "Sam" unmasked.   The figure was presented to him at the Disney TRON: LEGACY booth at Comic Con 2010   The reset of SpinMaster’s TRON: LEGACY toys will start hitting stores this fall.   To see images…

 

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