Tag: The Hobbit

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 20, 2013
Azog.gif The have been dropping hints on the Facebook and Twitter accounts all week last week, and today The Bridge Direct announced what their SDCC 2013 exclusive will be for their “The Hobbit” line: San Diego Comic-Con 2013 Exclusive Hobbit Collector Figure Azog Our 7″ tall Orc Commander Azog comes in a numbered, limited edition of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 24, 2013
The Bridge Direct sent over some new studio images to share with you from their The Hobbit Wave 2 collection. Box Set – Thorin Oakenshield Adventure Pack (3.75” Scale Figures) Box Set – Bilbo Baggins Burglar Pack: (3.75” Scale Figures) Radagast 6” Scale Collector Figure Azog 6” Scale Collector Figure   Wave 2, The Hobbit:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 19, 2013
HobbitLogo.jpg Our friends over at The Bridge Direct sent us the following information about the next waves of figures based on The Hobbit trilogy:   We are excited to share some updates with you about the new Hobbit toys coming this fall from The Bridge Direct. Here is a rundown of what you can expect for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 17, 2013
bbtslogo3.gif ————– NEW PRE-ORDERS From BigBadToyStore.com ————– TRANSFORMERS MAGNIFICUS EXCLUSIVE This new version of Magnificus is a black Decepticon redeco of Transformers Deluxe 2011 Perceptor that hearkens back to the original Magnificus, which was a black Decepticon repaint of the original Perceptor.  We have Magnificus listed at $89.99, and it should arrive sometime next month. http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=TOM10108&mode=retail…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 20, 2013
Lego1HobbitDVDBR-500x638.jpg Yesterday saw the DVD and Blu-Ray release of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.   As with most of these blockbuster releases there are multiple versions available (DVD, Blu-ray, 3-D, etc) with a variety of retailer exclusives.   One version that AFi readers might be interested in is the Target exclusive DVD + BLU-RAY + Ultraviolet combo pack…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2013
logo-500x386.jpg Just like the Geek Shall Inherit podcast, Daniel is highly contagious. Being sick and on his deathbed didn’t stop the guys from recording a new episode. Daniel’s doing a bit better now, but still sounds a bit like if Barry White and Froggy from the Little Rascals had a baby. In order not to get…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 13, 2013
Hob_DVDContest-500x380.jpg Only 6 more days until the DVD/Blu-Ray release of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey! To celebrate, The Bridge Direct is giving away a copy, as well as a prize pack of toys! The Grand prize includes:     One The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Blu-ray combo pack with Ultraviolet or HD digital download.     One 2012…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 27, 2013
Our friends over at The Bridge Direct sent us some brand new press images of two figures from their The Hobbit Fall 2013 6” Scale Collector Figures line – Radagast and Yazneg (SRP $14.99 each).  These figures will be coming Fall 2013! The Bridge Direct have a lot more great The Hobbit product in the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 10, 2013
HobbitFigures-2013group_TheBridgeDirect-500x208.jpeg Toy Fair 2013 officially starts today!  Now in fact.  And there will be a lot of news and information flying your way from our team here. We are happy to kick things off with your first look at the full line of of dwarfs from The Bridge Direct’s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 3.75″ action…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 30, 2013
2013_01_01LOGOBU12432_LOTM_HOBB_HiRes-500x196.jpg Warner Bros. Consumer Products Zooms into Toy Fair Season with the Debut of its Worldwide Toy Program Supporting this Summer’s Highly Anticipated Film Man Of Steel Vast Portfolio of Theatrical, Television, Animation and Super Hero Fare to be Showcased Burbank, Calif. – January 30, 2013 – Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) zooms into this year’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 25, 2012
geekSHALLinheritXmas-500x386.jpg Merry Christmas Eve and Happy Holidays everyone! We hope that most of you get to enjoy some time off with your loved ones this week. And if Christmas isn’t your bent we welcome you to Winter and hope you get some good Chinese food this week! So, gather up your family, make some cocoa, get…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 17, 2012
The team at Lego HQ took on a massive project to help celebrate the opening of “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” by constructing Bilbo’s home ‘Bag End’ in life-sized scale, of course, entirely out of Lego bricks.  3,000 hours and over 2 million bricks later… LEGO life-sized model of Bag End!   The chimney actually smokes…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 19, 2012
logo-500x3861.jpg I know we cover a lot of ground, a lot of topics and a lot of pop culture in every episode of the ‘Geek Shall Inherit’ podcast… but I’ll bet you weren’t expecting an impromptu discussion of ‘Miami Vice’ to break out in this episode! But that’s how we roll. We are the Crockett and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 11, 2012
Lego has set up a website just for it’s new “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” sets.  Five sets are shown so far, with a 6th that will be revealed tomorrow Nov 12th.  The website shows each set as well as their action features and the minifigures that come with them. ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey”…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 29, 2012
”The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey”-­‐inspired menu items and memorabilia to land at America’s Diner on November 6 SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 24, 2012) – Denny’s, America’s iconic family diner, announced today its partnership with Warner Bros. Pictures to bring menu items and one-­‐of-­‐a-­‐kind memorabilia to the national diner inspired by the highly anticipated epic adventure “The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 16, 2012
Gentle Giant is proud to bring you six brand new items for October 2012. Gandalf Mini Bust – $70 Before the King returned. Before the Battle of Helm’s Deep. Before the Council of Elrond. Before even great Smaug fell… there was a knock at the door of Bag End that started it all. One of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 3, 2012
New in stock and preorders from BigBadToyStore.com ————- NEW PREORDERS ————- TRANSFORMERS DARK OF THE MOON MEGATRON DARK ENERGON EDITION This new Asian exclusive recolor has Leader Class Megatron redone in black, purple and silver.  We have this figure listed at $139.99, and he is set to come out sometime this December. http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=TAK11582&mode=retail “GREMLINS” MOGWAI…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 1, 2012
~ THE HOBBIT ~ The December 14, 2012 release date of the Blockbuster Hit is sure to be a big one!   Pop! Movies: The Hobbit For the cutest little Gollum you’ll ever see…Check out this Pop! line… Awwwwwww!  Shipping NOW! ____________________________________________________________________ The Hobbit Wacky Wobblers Or maybe it’s the realistic version of Gollum you…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 1, 2012
From Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Peter Jackson comes The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, the first of a trilogy of films adapting the enduringly popular masterpiece The Hobbit™, by J.R.R. Tolkien. As master toy licensee for the films, The Bridge Direct has created a stunning collection of authentic and highly-detailed products that capture the thrill and adventure…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 30, 2012
 The Bridge Direct Unveils Action Figures and Role Play Toys Inspired by The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, Creating Excitement for the Film’s December 14 Release Boca Raton, FL (September 28, 2012) – Almost a year after Warner Bros. Consumer Products announced that The Bridge Direct was named co-master toy partner for the upcoming The Hobbit…

 

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