Tag: statues


by Daniel Pickett
February 7, 2011
Tokyo, Japan February 4th, 2011 – Kotobukiya is pleased to announce that they will be attending NEW YORK TOY FAIR 2011 from February 13th-16th at the Javits Convention Center. This is our second year displaying at Javits and we’ll be pulling out all the stops to share some of the coolest and hottest new items…


by Daniel Pickett
February 1, 2011
Dark Link appears as the mini-boss of the Water Temple, appearing as Link’s shadow in a strange, illusionary room. His voice is the same as Link’s, but much lower in tone giving it a demonic feel. He can use some of Link’s sword attacks and is considered to be one of the most difficult enemies…


by Daniel Pickett
January 20, 2011
Here are the latest and greatest solicitations from the good people at DC Direct.  These products will appear and be available to preorder in the next issue of Diamond’s Previews at your local comic book shop.   All products listed below are scheduled to to ship and be in stores September 2011.   STATUES AND…


by Daniel Pickett
October 18, 2010
Here are the latest and greatest solicitations from the good people at DC Direct.  These products will appear and be available to preorder in the next issue of Diamond’s Previews at your local comic book shop.   All products listed below are scheduled to to ship and be in stores June 2011.   ACTION FIGURES…


by Daniel Pickett
July 22, 2009
THERE AND BACK AGAIN   Weta is returning to Middle-earth. We are delighted to announce our new license with Warner Bros. Consumer Products to create a new range of the most authentic, fine art collectibles and memorabilia based on The Lord of the Rings movie trilogy.  This range is designed and created by the same…


by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2009
Our friends over at Kotobukiya have sent us information on their plans for Comic Con 2009.   They have a lot of give aways planned for the show, there will be a LIVE sculpting demo at their booth, and of course, EXCLUSIVES!  Koto will soon be announcing some additional programing and events happening at their…


by Daniel Pickett
July 9, 2009
Today the official website for Comic Con International posted a list of the 2009 exclusives for the show.  This is NOT a complete list yet, so far it’s only four pages long,  but starts as a good guide to how much money you will need to bring with you to the con and what lines…


by Daniel Pickett
July 1, 2009
On behalf of CAPCOM Co. LTD.: In celebration of Comic-Con and the upcoming release of the game, CAPCOM is proud to announce that an exclusive Dark Void collector’s edition resin statue will be on sale through CAPCOM store at Booth number 5113.  Sculpted and produced by SOTA Toys, this piece of art stands nearly 12-inches…


by Daniel Pickett
June 29, 2009
We have a special treat for you today in the Toy Archive.   The fine folks over at Kotobukiya let us have a sneak peek that the finished product on the first in the series Marvel Bishoujo Statues- The Black Widow. "A KOTOBUKIYA Japanese import! Continuing the series of Marvel Comics superheroines presented in the…


by Daniel Pickett
June 17, 2009
SOTA Toy’s is proud to present a " Raging Demon" Standing Approximately 12" tall (with base). This is truly a piece of art by the fans for the fans and we are so impressed with it that we have to interrupt our current release plan to bring this one out before the others.  Akuma fans from all…


by Daniel Pickett
June 16, 2009
JUNE 16, MILWAUKIE, OR–Dark Horse Comics has announced that its forthcoming limited-edition statuette of Disney’s Uncle Scrooge character has sold out its edition. The Oregon-based publisher is giving one of the comic book medium’s most revered casts of characters the Syroco-style treatment in a new series of sculpted statuettes based on Carl Bark’s Uncle Scrooge…


by Daniel Pickett
June 15, 2009
DC Direct Solicitations for Items shipping February 2010, with the exception of the Public Enemeies Maquettes which will ship in September of 2009. ACTION FIGURES JLA CLASSIFIED:CLASSIC SERIES 2 ACTION FIGURES The JLA CLASSIFIED: CLASSIC line expands with four all-new figures! Consistent in style and scale to Series 1, Series 2 features some of the…


by Daniel Pickett
May 18, 2009
Here are the latest DC Direct solicitations for items shipping and in stores January 2010. ACTION FIGURES JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA SERIES 2 ACTION FIGURES Four second-generation Justice Society of America heroes are grouped together to make up the second series of action figures based on the art of Alex Ross! Just as Geoff Johns’…


by Daniel Pickett
May 14, 2009
Most of you will remember Jerry Macaluso as the original owner of SOTA Toys.   Jerry sold SOTA a few years back and went back into the Special Effects field.   Then he returned to the world of collectibles with his new company Pop Culture Shock Collectibles, and they have just launched their official website today!…


by Daniel Pickett
May 11, 2009
Yamato USA Announces Fantasy Figure Gallery:  The Sacrifice, Inspired by the Work of Dorian Cleavenger   TORRANCE, CA, May 11, 2009.  "She offers herself to her deity, her lover and her soulmate.  She is pure and true, unembellished by the ravages of society.  She is life… she is the ultimate sacrifice."  In these difficult times,…


by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2009
The West meets East in Kotobukiya’s latest line of Marvel x Bishoujo (pretty girl) series.  Continuing the series of Marvel Comics super heroines presented in the Japanese Bishoujo style is SDCC EXCLUSIVE: BLACK WIDOW, the beautiful Russian super-spy and member of the Mighty Avengers in her staggering new look.  This brand new edition of Black…


by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2009
Now Shipping from YamatoUSA – Fantasy Figure Gallery:  Medusa’s Gaze Inspired by the Work of Luis Royo   TORRANCE, CA, May 4, 2009.  Dare you gaze upon the face of Medusa?  Legend has it that even a fleeting glance would turn a man to stone. But perhaps the real question is: Will you be able to resist?…


by Daniel Pickett
April 20, 2009
These are the latest solicitations for DC Direct products.   These listings are for items that will be in stores December 2009. ACTION FIGURES HISTORY OF THE DC UNIVERSE SERIES 3 ACTION FIGURES BASED ON THE ART OF GEORGE PÉREZ The third series of action figures that spans the broad history of the DC Universe…


by Daniel Pickett
March 24, 2009
DC Direct has released their solicitations for products that will be arriving in stores in November of 2009. FIGURES BLACKEST NIGHT SERIES2 ACTION FIGURES As anticipation for the BLACKEST NIGHT event continues to build, DC Direct introduces the second series of action figures based on this storyline! Includes: Black Lantern Martian Manhunter • 7” h…


by Daniel Pickett
March 20, 2009
MARVEL COMICS PRESENTS: THE INFINTY GAUNTLET FINE ART THEATRE A KOTOBUKIYA Japanese import!  Fine Art Theatre is an innovative new concept which combines a comic book’s key elements into a hyper-detailed, three-dimensional collage.   The first storyline to take the Theatre stage is Jim Starlin, George Perez, and Ron Lim’s cosmic classic THE INFINITY GUANTLET.  …