Tag: Toy Fair

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 14, 2015
DCCBatwave1n2 Its no secret that my most anticipated line of 2014 was the DC Collectibles line based on both Batman: The Animated Series and The New Batman Adventures.  Wave 1 is out in stores now and wave 2 should be hitting the direct market shortly.  DC Collectibles has solicited the figures up through wave 4 and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 14, 2015
DHDAENERYSANDDROGON1 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Milwaukie, OR—Dark Horse is kicking things off for Toy Fair with the reveal of the latest release in its growing line of figures based on characters from the smash-hit HBO series Game of Thrones®! Daenerys Targaryen, the last noble of her house, is on a path to reclaim her destiny in Game…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 13, 2015
MarvelMPH_AM-AFi1 No one likes to find ants on their food.   But what happens when the ant IS your food?!?!    Fans are going to have to figure that one out because the gang at PPW Toys is dipping back into Marvel Studios for another one of their Pop Culture spuds – Ant-Man!   Soon Ant-Man will be able…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 7, 2014
halfshell-Heroes-TF1 Come ON!  How cute are these?    Playmates Toys have take the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to pre-school with their new TMNT “Halfshell Heroes” line of figures and vehicles.   While maybe not for every collector, this line makes perfect sense for Playmates toys as many of the children of the 80s are starting to have children…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 5, 2014
MMCC14LeoFt2 This is a couple of worlds colliding for me.    I’ve been a fan of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles since the second issue of their original comic book series back in the 80’s and I’ve been a Minimates fan from the beginning as well, all the way back to when they were 2.5″ tall.   At…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 10, 2014
2011-02-03 23.28.14 By John “Tougher Than A Harley” Charles   New York- Mezco Toyz invited a handful of reporters to their international world headquarters Wednsday for an exclusive preview of the items set to be revealed at The 111th American International Toy Fair  on February 16th. Despite Mother Nature’s attempts (or should we blame Freeze Meister?) the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 31, 2014
hobbit-logo UNRIVALED PORTFOLIO OF NEW AND CLASSIC ENTERTAINMENT PROPERTIES TO BE SHOWCASED BURBANK, Calif., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) is storming into the 2014 Toy Fair season with an impressive line-up of global licensees in support of the Studio’s beloved entertainment properties, milestone anniversaries and upcoming theatrical debuts. Leading the way this…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 27, 2014
MezcoTF14Catalog1 Generally only available to Toy Fair attendees, Mezco is now making a limited number of Toy Fair catalogs available to the general public. The 8.5×11 inch softcover contains 28 full color pages of  Mezco product including: Living Dead Dolls, all new licenses, Sons Of Anarchy, Breaking Bad, Child’s Play, Thundercats, and more! This catalog was…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 30, 2013
ScreenHunter_218 Dec. 30 21.52 Posted today on StarWars.com: The Inquisitor, the Empire’s Jedi hunter and a major new villain in the highly anticipated Star Wars Rebels animated series, was unveiled by Lucasfilm at this year’s New York Comic Con. Today, StarWars.com is excited to present the official reveal for the character’s first ever 3.75-inch action figure from Hasbro. The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 6, 2013
TOTY13-Home Consumers invited to vote for their favorites at ToyAwards.org – now until January 13, 2014   New York, NY | November 25, 2013 – The Toy Industry Association (TIA) announced today the 84 toy, game and property finalists for the prestigious 2014 Toy of the Year Awards (TOTY).  The annual awards program is sponsored by…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 9, 2013
I meant to post this during our 8th Anniversary celebration but time got away from me.   But there’s no time like the present!   Shortly after I got back from New York Toy Fair in February I was asked to be a guest on the Bill Leff Show on WGN radio to talk about what…

 

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 17, 2013
PowerRangMonop-500x298.jpg NEW YORK, Feb. 12, 2013 (Virtual Press Office) — Saban Brands and USAopoly today announced their collaboration for the upcoming Power Rangers Monopoly and Trivial Pursuit board games to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the iconic franchise. USAopoly has unveiled the first look of the box tops for the Power Rangers editions of each game this…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 12, 2013
TF13Galleries-150x1501.jpg Another busy day at Toy Fair 2013!   Today we have galleries of: Activision/Skylanders Swap Force, Brick Warriors, The Bridge Direct, A Crowded Coop (with some cool Portal 2 stuff), Cryptozoic, Disney Value, Presidential Monsters/Heroes in Action, Kid Robot, EMCE, DC Little Mates/Princess International, Maisto, Loyal Subjects and Kotobukiya! Click on the image above to be…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2013
TF13Galleries1.jpg Today we saw: Jazwares, McFarlane Toys, Blue Fin, Toynami, Jakks Pacific, Dark Horse Deluxe, Tokidoki, DC Collectibles, Bandai, Huckleberry, Royal Bobbles, Mezco Toys, Tonner Dolls and Playmobil.   Wow.  Not that I type them all … that was a LOT of appointments in one day!   But that’s what we do to bring you the most complete…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2013
Valve Software’s portal 2, Justin Hillgrove’s imps & monsters and whimwhams trend mashup toys and products debut at toy fair 2013 #TF13 Seattle, Washington  – Gamers, geeks and monster-lovers will be sated with the merchandise A Crowded Coop is unveiling at their booth at Toy Fair 2013 (#TF13) in New York February 10-13th.  Some of…

 

by Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer
February 10, 2013
While Funko had their usual amount of coolness to show at their all-new upgraded booth this year, most people don’t realize that in the catalog that they hand out there are a HUGE amount of new stuff that they didn’t show! There are a TON of new licenses that have not yet been announced in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 10, 2013
TF13Galleries.jpg Today we covered – NECA, Lego, Underground Toys, Funko, Diamond Select Toys, Mattel and Playmates. You can see all of the galleries in our Toy Fair 2013 coverage here.  

 

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
February 9, 2013
Toy Fair 2013 – Hasbro Star Wars Black Interview I had the privilege of speaking to Jeff L. the Hasbro Global Brand Director for Star Wars and discuss all things Star Wars BLACK!

 

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