Tag: The Watchmen

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 25, 2017
The Vinimates figure line has been taking the world by storm, with dozens of licenses making the jump into the 4-inch vinyl figure format. Inspired by Minimates mini-figures, the block-shaped posed figures have already captured the worlds of the Watchmen movie and the cinematic incarnation of Wonder Woman, and now they are capturing the world…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 16, 2017
In a special DC All Access video, Geoff Johns breaks down the first six pages of DOOMSDAY CLOCK. Read the preview. Watch the interview. Reread the preview. Did you pick up on the details?! The road to Doomsday Clock starts here. Issue #1 hits at 11:57pm on November 21.

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 21, 2017
It’s a DC-tastic week at comic shops, as Diamond Select Toys ships items from Gotham, Watchmen, Wonder Woman and Batman: The Animated Series! Plus, there’s a new assortment of Nightmare Before Christmas Minimates, but most of them could probably double as obscure members of Batman’s Rogue’s Gallery in a pinch. Read on for details and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2017
In the most anticipated story of the year, New York Times bestselling writer Geoff Johns confirms Watchmen will make an epic return to the DC Universe this November.  As “The Button” crossover comes to a close in FLASH #22 this Wednesday, the four page epilogue affirms the mystery will continue with DOOMSDAY CLOCK from Johns…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 1, 2016
A tribute to Alan Moore’s gritty superhero masterpiece turned pop culture phenomenon, Sideshow Collectibles is proud to introduce the ‘Who Watches the Watchmen’ Premium Art Print by Jon Foster. Premium Art Print by Sideshow Collectibles •A tribute to Alan Moore’s gritty superhero masterpiece turned pop culture phenomenon, Sideshow is proud to introduce the ‘Who Watches the Watchmen’ Premium Art Print by Jon Foster! • Rorshach. The Comedian. Dr. Manhattan. Silk Specter. Nite Owl. It’s the glory days of the costumed vigilantes, but the times are quickly changing. The mission is to watch over humanity… but who is watching the Watchmen? • This 18×24” hand-­‐numbered, limited edition art print features an authorized, automated penciled signature and embossed seal of authenticity. • Available framed or unframed Release Date: Monday, February 1st, 2016 – 10:00AM PT URL: http://bit.ly/getwatchmenprint Price: $239.99 Edition Size: 200

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 7, 2015
There’s Something for Everyone in the Family, Including a Special Buy Two Get the Third Free Offer on DC Comics Graphic Novels, a To Kill a Mockingbird Read-A-Thon and the Exciting Release of Go Set a Watchman NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS), the nation’s largest retail bookseller and the leading retailer of content,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 10, 2014
An Evening With Dave Gibbons, With Ultra-Limited Version Of Book, Also Unveiled   San Diego, CA (July 10, 2014) – The highly anticipated Dave Gibbons Watchmen: Artifact Edition, produced in partnership with DC Entertainment, will make its debut at Comic-Con International Preview night on July 23, 2014. Dave Gibbons himself will be on hand as…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 20, 2014
This week Mattel announced the product line up for their March MattyCollector.com figure sale:   Go green on March 17! Make sure you’re here for the first of four new DCU Ultra figures. We’ve got the Total Heroes™ Green Lantern Corp arriving with three sets of heads and hands for maximum customization. And we’ve got…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 19, 2013
This month we got the final piece in Mattel’s “The Watchmen” line of 6″ action figures and the “Club Black Freighter” subscription.   As with any action figure line there are some hits and misses and things that not everyone agrees on.   Some folks didn’t like the scale of the figures since they use the DCUC…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 13, 2013
The countdown is over… Spoiler Alert: On the off chance you haven’t read ‘The Watchmen yet or if you don’t want to know the truth about Ozymandias, stop reading now. Who watches the Watchmen? Even crime fighters need to be held accountable… more than ever in a world where they themselves are the outlaws! One…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 13, 2013
The next figure in Mattel’s DCSC “Watchemen” Club Black Freighter  subscription line is the Comedian. The Comedian is the 5th figure in the six figure line.  These figures, sculpted by the Four Horsemen, utilize the same 6″ bucks as the DCUC and DCSC lines and fit in well with your other Mattel 6″ DC figures….

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 12, 2013
Mattel has updated fans with news of their monthly sale that will be on Monday 9/16: Toy Fans, Here’s your friendly reminder that our 9/16 sale is coming up soon…   Early Access Thurs 9/12 at 8am PT thru Fri 9/13 at 8am PT (subscribers only) Products Available: DCU Poison Ivy, MOTUC Sky High with…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 31, 2013
Today Funko shows off the finished product for both their Watchmen Pop Vinyl figures as well as their new Disney Mini Blox figures: Pop! Movies: Watchmen Don’t EVEN act like you don’t remember this glorious movie adaptation of a classic graphic novel. Hmmm…Let’s see… Grit Vigilantes Murder Diabolical Plots You know…The things that make the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2013
Today Mattel posted an update on the May sale, Early Access sale and the next opportunity you have to capture the elusive “Spirit of Hordak” figure in the news section of MattyCollector.com: Toy Fans, We’ve got important updates to Early Access for May, including the announcement of our new Spirit of Hordak™ figure! Read on…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 29, 2013
If you’ve been on the fence you only have until tomorrow to jump into to any of the 2013 MattyCollector.com subs!   Don’t miss out on a figure selling out or not having any “Day Of” stock.  Sign up now and get all the remaining 2013 figures sent directly to your home each month!

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2013
– Culver City, Ca. – April 1st, 2013- SpyMonkey Creations first made a name for themselves making accessories for 4”-6” scale action figures and have always said they never want to fully abandon that market.  Collectors have long enjoyed the customization and innovation that SMC was founded upon.  Spy Monkey Creations started out a real…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 14, 2013
This month we get the second figure in Mattel’s “Club Black Freighter” Watchmen subscription – Dr. Manhanttan. The doctor is in. Is he in this dimension? That’s another story. This decidedly dispassionate physicist works for the government, but lives outside the normal realm of space and time. Fully articulated, this first-ever 6” comic-book style figure,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 28, 2013
 MattyCollector.com posted a massive update today letting fans know the revised sales line up through August.   We found at at Toy Fair there were a couple of items sliding around, now here are all the dates in on easy to keep track of place:   Want to know what’s coming up for sale? Here’s the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 10, 2013
How do you pass the Rorschach test? It’s simple… don’t be a criminal. If you just can’t help yourself, this complicated crime-fighter will dispense his special brand of justice. The masked vigilante from the world of Watchmen is rendered for the first time ever as a 6” fully articulated figure in comic-book style. Rorschach comes…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 9, 2013
I got samples of both these in the mail today so look for up close pictures of them tomorrow.  In the meantime Mattel has posted a new video of them showing off the packaging and some of the features. Check out the slick packaging for the new line based on the Watchmen comic book launching…

 

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