Tag: Superman


by Daniel Pickett
July 3, 2012
Mattel has had some issues in the past with their Comic Con information leaking out before their reveals at the con… and it may be happening again.   EntertainmentEarth.com has a listing for a new line called “Batman Unlimited” that sounds like the successor to the Batman: Legacy line.   It also sounds like this is how…


by Daniel Pickett
June 12, 2012
Introducing Batman “The Dark Knight Rises Edition”, Bane (SDCC exclusive), Superman, & Flash MIMOBOT Designs! It’s superhero madness here at Mimoco and we don’t care who knows it! We’re halfway through 2012, a year that’s already seen tons of great new MIMOBOT characters, and we’re showing no signs of stopping! We’re adding to our line of Batman and Green Lantern waves of our DC X MIMOBOT Designer USB flash drives…


by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
June 11, 2012
SupermanTheElite1.jpg Once again, I find myself wondering if DC/WB wants us to even know this is being made.  I have seen zero advertising for this release.  An interesting note, this will be the first release where I have not read the base story.  I did enjoy Joe Kelly’s Justice League which came out shortly after this,…


by Daniel Pickett
May 31, 2012
New Fighting Game Franchise from the Makers of Award-Winning Mortal Kombat Franchise Revealed BURBANK, Calif. – May 31, 2012 – What if our greatest heroes became our greatest threat?  Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today announced Injustice: Gods Among Us, an all-new game in development by award-winning NetherRealm Studios, creators of the definitive…


by Daniel Pickett
May 22, 2012
Back in April DC Entertainment announced the rebirth of DC Direct as the new DC Collectibles and the news that they would be expanding into an on-line shop.   They also announced they would launch that e-commerce site with a pair of exclusives in May- a Sinestro bust and a Flashpoint action figure boxed set.   May…


by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2012
The Elite, a team of super-powered antiheroes, is renowned for killing their enemies. Despite the acclaim and approval the Elite enjoy, Superman knows they are in the wrong, creating more harm than good by their methods. Tensions between them finally culminate in a mass showdown on Jupiter’s moons, when Superman is forced to prove that…


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 16, 2012
AUCTION HOUSE PROFILES IN HISTORY CHOSEN TO SELL THE FABLED DREIER HOLLYWOOD/POP CULTURE MEMORABILIA COLLECTION THIS SUMMER LOS ANGELES- APRIL 16–  Profiles in History have been selected to handle the sale of the celebrated Dreier Collection. Due to the size, scope and significance of the Dreier Collection, it will take nearly two years and several…


by Daniel Pickett
April 15, 2012
I got to see this piece first hand that day I visited the DC Entertainment offices.  They had just gotten in the hand painted sample of the statue and had it behind closed doors. (I saw an unpainted sample too).  It’s a stunning piece and it’s really big.   It’s got real wires coming off of…


by Daniel Pickett
March 26, 2012
This week we’ll be taking a look at the newest additions to the 4″ Young Justice Line from Mattel.  Superman is part of the new wave of single carded figures that will be shipping soon.  This new wave is a four figure wave with two members of the Young Justice team (Robin and Artemis) and…


by Daniel Pickett
March 15, 2012
I got to see these in person earlier this week and these prints are stunning!  Great heavy paper, great bright printing and they are big! DC Direct will offer WonderCon attendees a chance to purchase three exclusive new prints, available for sale at the show in Graphitti Designs booth #601. The prints represent different graphical…


by Daniel Pickett
February 24, 2012
This news was just sent to us from our friends at BigBadToyStore.com: Mattel has just given us the go-ahead to begin preorders on DCU All Stars Waves 2 and 3. Wave 2 contains: Flash (New 52 JLA) Red Robin Supergirl Superman (New 52 JLA) http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=MAT14397&mode=retail Wave 3 contains: Batgirl Batman (New 52 JLA) Hawkman Steel…