Tag: the Muppets


by Daniel Pickett
July 7, 2016
TRUSDCC16   Building on our long-standing tradition of offering an unbeatable assortment of toys for kids and the mature collector community, Toys“R”Us has revealed its lineup of exclusive playthings that will be available at the highly-anticipated 2016 Comic Convention taking place next month in San Diego (products/descriptions below).   Conventioneers and online shoppers will find must-have…


by Daniel Pickett
June 9, 2016
Bttf_Minimates It’s an interesting week at comic shops, as three vastly different properties come flying in with new products from Diamond Select Toys. First up is the very first Marvel Gallery PVC figure, of Captain Marvel; next is a replica of the mug from Up Late With Miss Piggy, as seen on The Muppets; after that…


by Daniel Pickett
June 2, 2016
MuppetsSeries2TRUGroup In 1976, the Muppet Show debuted on network television, and kicked off an entertainment phenomenon. From television to movies to books to magazines to comic books, the Muppets have been a part of our lives for 40 years, and Diamond Select Toys is honored to play a part in capturing the lovable Muppets characters in…


by Daniel Pickett
July 7, 2015
SDCC15POPConan1 Preview Night for San Diego Comic Con International starts on Wednesday evening, but the city of San Diego started their preparation two weeks ago.   Our man Mike aka SDComics started snapping pictures of the buildings, the train wraps and street banners. You can check out our full gallery of Pre-SDCC images here! And keep your…


by Daniel Pickett
March 5, 2014
“Hi-ho! Kermit the Frog here!” The Muppets are back for Disney’s Muppets Most Wanted! Sam The Eagle and Swedish Chef are available for the first time ever! Kermit, Miss Piggy, and Animal are back for more fun too! We must say… Miss Piggy is looking fabulous as always! Muppets Most Wanted is in theatres March…


by Daniel Pickett
August 14, 2013
I don’t think there was any doubt in anyone’s mind that we would be discussing the news of the actor cast as the 12th Doctor in ‘Doctor Who.” But that’s just a drop in the bucket of all of the topics we cover in this hour. We hit it and move on because there’s too…


by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2013
Funko has over FIFTY exclusives for SDCC 13.   The’ve been doling out the information a few each week, but the Con is in 3 days so they are letting the announcements FLY!   Here are today’s reveals and there will be more tomorrow… AND we’re going to have an EXCLUSIVE reveal later tonight, so check back…


by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2013
PPC_all_round6_sss-500x500.jpg   This Sunday, May 19th at 4PM EST, Task One’s 3-inch custom series “Pillaging Pop Culture” Series 1 will draw to a close with the sixth and final release of 3 figures. Collectors and fans have been waiting 12 weeks for the release of an Animal figure. As a special bonus, each Animal figure will…