Tag: toys

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 24, 2014
FunkoGPKAnnounce1 Just announced over on Funko’s official Facebook page: We are excited to team up with Garbage Pail Kids to produce a line of GPK toys, figures and vinyl collectibles to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Garbage Pail Kids in 2015! I expect we will see a full press conference/announcement coming soon.

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 21, 2014
A new kickstarter campaign launched today started by my friend and former Mattel and Spin Master brand manager Jim Murphy called the INVICTA CHALLENGE.  Several of the rewards and stretch goals feature action figures designed and sculpted by the Four Horsemen Design Studio.   Check out all the details about the campaign below:   INVICTA Challenge…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 11, 2014
DconLogo2 This past weekend in Pasadena, fans flocked to D-Con, AKA DesignerCon 2014.  Despite it occurring in my “back yard” each year, this is the first year I have been able to attend.   It’s a terrific show, with great programming, great vendors and a great energy.  The show is gaining popularity and has doubled in size…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 6, 2014
FMFEagleFrceHeader    You might have heard the rumblings, you might have seen a teaser, you might have made the wish in your heart, but the rumors are true!   Mego’s 1980’s era military action figure line “Eagle Force” is poised to make a comeback in 2015! We caught up with the Fresh Monkey himself, Bill Murphy to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 5, 2014
EELogo2 How to Get the Right Gift at the Right Price Toy and Collectibles Experts Handpick Exceptional Holiday Deals at Entertainment Earth LOS ANGELES, CA: November 5, 2014 – For many people, finding just the right gift for every person on their holiday list can be traumatic. Acquiring those perfect gifts at an acceptable price can…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 5, 2014
ScreenHunter_01 Nov. 05 08.31 Gifts that harken back to times past and make adults remember the little kid that’s still inside are lining the shelves at Target stores and Target.com this season thanks to a new, exclusive Limited Time Only toy collection.   Target’s Limited Time Only collection of 12 toys will be a hit with kids and collectors,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 29, 2014
dcon-logo1 Check out the new commercial for Designer Con 2014 and check out the show November 8th & 9th at the Pasadena Convention Center for two days and over 300 vendors and 70,000 square feet of toys, art, apparel, and much more!

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 24, 2014
Sorry this episode is a little later than expected. I’ve been a bit busy trying to rally 40,000 collectors to make their voice heard by Toys R Us over this Breaking Dad toy controversy. It’s taken up a lot of my week, but it’s been well worth it as we have quadruple the signatures that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 21, 2014
TRANSFORMERS MASTERPIECE MP-05G GOLD MEGATRON This always popular reissue comes with Megatron’s standard chrome being replaced by a gold plating. He is expected to come with his flail, sword, gun and more, and we have him listed at $199.99. 2014 STAR WARS 6″ BLACK SERIES 04 – CASE, SET, SINGLES Hasbro’s new 6″ Star Wars…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 15, 2014
4HMRavensTruck1 This update on the Gothitropolis: Ravens figures was posted today across the 4HM social media accounts: THE BIRDS ARE ON THE BOAT!!! Unfortunately there was another small production hiccup that delayed shipping of the Gothitropolis: Ravens figures by another two weeks, but everything is back on track now and they’ve been shipped from the factory…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 5, 2014
lbcc_logo I was sick as a dog last weekend so I was not able to attend Long Beach Comic Con 2014, but our old pal SDComics Mike made the trip up and took lots of great pictures of this fantastic, rapidly expanding show.  Check out pictures of all the booths, the panels, the toys, the cosplay…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 30, 2014
Happy National Podcast Day everybody!  Thank you for listening and sharing it with us here at the Geek Shall Inherit podcast!   If you dig what we do on GSi this would be the perfect opportunity to recommend us to a friend on this national day of podcast celebration.  We love talking all things pop culture with…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 19, 2014
For all of you folks that have been asking for more toy talk on the podcast, then this is the episode for you! We talk a little bit of music, a little bit of catch up and then we dive deep in our plastic lives and talk toys. I don’t think we talk about a…

 

by Cesar Zamora
September 19, 2014
20140919_094132 Today I’ll be looking at  some new toys by  Bandai for Disney’s Big Hero 6. I’ve taken some photos as well as some video. Check it out…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 1, 2014
I hope all of you US listeners are enjoying the long holiday weekend.  I know I am.  Here we are at our alliteration episode, number 111… is it still alliteration if it’s with numbers and not letters? As we discuss in this episode we now live in a world with a 12th Doctor, and just…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 22, 2014
SaveHeMan3 Ok MOTUC fans… now is the time to rally!   The 2015 Club Eternia subscription window is back open for a VERY limited time!  We are just 10% shy of the sub fully funding and us getting another year of AWESOME Four Horsemen sculpted Masters figures.   If you were on the fence (and have the means)…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 21, 2014
DCCWoodFigures2 DC Collectibles is trying out not only a new form-factor for some figures but also a new material… or rather a very OLD material – wood!  They showed off their new, interchangeable wood figures at both Toy Fair and Comic Con.   I’ve got to hold them in my hands and mess with them and I’ve…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 21, 2014
ClubEterniaLogo1 As announced on Monday, the 2015 MOTUC Club Eternia missed funding this year by about 10%.  Mattel announced they would re-open the sub for a very brief window this weekend in a last-ditch effort to save the sub. In anticipation of that re-opening, today, the Four Horsemen posted their plea for the fans to sub:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 21, 2014
ScreenHunter_416 Aug. 21 00.55 Here’s a fun little clip that popped up on line showing a UK toy factory back in 1962.    See how yesterday’s collectibles got made back in the day in this great old Throwback Thursday clip…    

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 14, 2014
If you are someone that covers comic con in the media, just because SDCC ends after 5 days doesn’t mean it’s over. I’m still slogging through getting coverage put up. ALL my photos are live right here, but I still have some videos and interviews that are coming. That also means this episode is going…

 

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