Tag: Video Games


by Daniel Pickett
December 1, 2016
Publicity, Shigeru Miyamoto, Universal Creative, Project 273, Super Nintendo World, Universal Studios Japan, USJ, Globe, UOR KYOTO, Japan & ORLANDO, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Imagine the fun of stepping into a larger-than-life Nintendo adventure. Gigantic Piranha Plants spring to life. Question blocks, power-ups and more surround you. And Mario and all his friends are there to pull you into a brand-new world. You will enter an entire realm filled with iconic Nintendo excitement, gameplay,…


by Daniel Pickett
July 5, 2016
AmplitudeLogo   Paris & London, July 5th – SEGA Europe, a subsidiary of SEGA Games, have today announced the acquisition of the award-winning French game development outfit, Amplitude Studios. The acclaimed developer of the outstanding Endless Series, a 4X strategy franchise including Endless Legend, Endless Space and Dungeon of the Endless, becomes the latest studio to…


by Daniel Pickett
July 4, 2016
Pre-order the Limited Edition Collector’s Box Exclusively at GameStop   GRAPEVINE, TX – July 1, 2016 – Riot Games and Funko team up to bring the League of Legends POP! Vinyl figure collection to GameStop stores this summer, including the GameStop exclusive League of Legends Collector’s Box. Beginning today at 12:00 p.m. Pacific time, League…


by Daniel Pickett
June 25, 2016
ArtOfAtari-HC-Deluxe The Hotly Anticipated Hardcover Compendium to One of History’s Most Iconic Brands Arrives in a Deluxe Slipcase Edition with Retro Design Elements, 100 Games to Download, and More! June 21, 2016, Mt. Laurel, NJ: As the buzz around Dynamite Entertainment’s upcoming release of ART OF ATARI® continues to grow, the publisher announces the highly limited Deluxe Edition of…


by Cesar Zamora
May 27, 2016
20160527_163137 Disney Infinity is no more. A couple of weeks ago Disney announced they have cancelled production on the game, closing the studio in charge of making it (Avalanche), and writing off their losses on the project. I’m a little behind on reporting on this so if you’re interested in the gory details you can read…


by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2016
Mystery Mini: Best of Bethesda The latest Mystery Minis set from Funko celebrates the rich history of Bethesda’s most beloved games! Each box contains the potential for a cherished main character, companion, or villain from Fallout®, DOOM®, The Elder Scrolls®, Dishonored® and more! Who will you find in your box? Coming in July! Pocket Pop!…


by Daniel Pickett
April 22, 2016
SEGA MD Classics Hub 2 All Your Favorite Mega Drive Games in One Place!   SEGA Europe Ltd. is celebrating the launch of the all new SEGA Mega Drive Classics Hub on Steam with a 66% off sale on all SEGA Mega Drive currently available on the platform. Anyone who purchases or already owns at least one SEGA Mega Drive…


by Daniel Pickett
April 18, 2016
Sega-Utomik-Graphic ⦁    SEGA extends its digital distribution of PC games through Utomik ⦁    Alpha Protocol™, EMPIRE: Total War™ & Total War: SHOGUN II, Sonic the Hedgehog™ 4 Episodes I & II soon playable on Utomik LONDON + PALO ALTO, USA – SEGA® Europe Ltd., a world leader in interactive entertainment, and Utomik, the instant play “unlimited…


by Daniel Pickett
February 25, 2016
  Pocket Pop! Keychain: Fallout® Vault Boy is coming as a Pocket Pop! Keychain! Don’t forget to add the Power Armor Pocket Pop! Keychain to your keyring for the ultimate back-up! Coming in April!   Pocket Pop! Keychain: Skyrim® Fus ro dah! The Dragonborn is coming as a Pocket Pop! Keychain! Dovahkiin, the prophesized hero…


by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2016
Dorbz: Daredevil Keep Hell’s Kitchen safe with Daredevil Dorbz! Avocado — we mean, attorney-at-law, Matt Murdock goes after the shifty Wilson Fisk! Meanwhile, a heroic Masked Vigilante is cleaning up the city on his own terms! Collect all four!   Coming in April!   Dorbz: Adventure Time Mathematical! Adventure Time Dorbz are coming soon! Follow Finn…


by Daniel Pickett
February 6, 2016
2016-02-04 10.32.50 New York- Mezco proudly reveals the newest addition to its ever-expanding Mortal Kombat X lineup: Raiden, Sub-Zero, and Scorpion Mortal Kombat X 3.75 Inch Figures. Each 3.75 inch scale figure features 23 points of articulation, many with ball joints, allowing them recreate all the moves and poses that have made them part of gaming legend….


by Daniel Pickett
January 25, 2016
LootCrateDeliveredtoyourdoor Loot Crate is the premiere Pop Culture subscription box.  Every month a curated “comic con in a box” full of surprises shows up in your mailbox.  It’s like having 12 birthdays a year! Last month I was invited inside the Loot Crate offices where I was able to sit down with Loot Crate’s VP of Growth,…


by Daniel Pickett
January 15, 2016
Dorbz: Fallout Who knew the post-nuclear apocalypse could be so cute?! The male and female Lone Wanderers emerging from their Vault this spring! They’ll need assistance from Dogmeat and Power Armor to take down enemies like Super Mutants, Raiders, and more! Start your journey this March! Coming in March!   Pop! Games: Dark Souls –…


by Daniel Pickett
January 6, 2016
Pop! Games: Call of Duty Good luck trying to take down this Call of Duty squad! Sergeant Frank Woods of the United States Marine Corps, Simon “Ghost” Riley, and Captain John Price of the British Special Forces are mud-splattered from combat! Collect all three to bring down Brutus, the zombie soldier! Available Now!   Pop! Games:…


by Daniel Pickett
December 23, 2015
WizatdWorldGaming1 Wizard World Gaming To Move Debut To Portland, February 19-21, 2016 Switch From Atlanta To Provide Best Possible Experience For Fans; Season-Long Gaming Convention Schedule To Coincide With Select Wizard World Comic Cons EL SEGUNDO, Calif., December 23, 2015 – Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) today announced that it will press START on its Wizard…


by Daniel Pickett
December 23, 2015
Coleco Chameleon1 (Trabuco Canyon, CA – December 23, 2015) Video-game industry pioneer COLECO re-enters the market, partnering with Retro Video Game Systems, Inc., to introduce a new, modern-day video-game system called the COLECO Chameleon.   COLECO Chameleon is a versatile new video-game system that serves as a modern day take on the classic game console and will accurately…


by Daniel Pickett
December 22, 2015
Julien_Merceron (1) Tokyo, Japan (December 21, 2015) – BANDAI NAMCO Studios Inc. the leading development division of the BANDAI NAMCO Group, announces that Julien Merceron will be joining the company in December 2015 as Worldwide Technology Director, championing and pursuing the development of core technologies for content and production pipelines for various platforms.   Merceron is renowned…


by Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer
December 15, 2015
Minetoys-team New Ways to Enjoy 3D Printed Minecraft Avatars in Product Release from FabZat and Minetoys Minecraft fans can now create USB flash drive avatars and order “King Size” 3D printed avatars 200% larger on the FabZat-powered Minetoys website. Bordeaux and San Francisco – December 15, 2015 – FabZat and Minetoys today announced new features and…


by Daniel Pickett
December 9, 2015
NECA-Contra1 Some awesome news from NECA this week about an expansion in the video game sub-line of their 7″ REEL TOYS action figure line:   We are proud to welcome a long-awaited, frequently requested addition to NECA’s line of classic video game tribute figures — as well as the first appearance of non-movie-based characters in the…


by Daniel Pickett
November 10, 2015
Pop! Games: Fallout 4 The highly anticipated Fallout 4 series is coming to Pop! The game’s main character, Sole Survivor, and his loyal companion, Dogmeat, take on the post-nuclear world 200 years after the Great War! You may need to utilize the T-60 Power Armor to take down the ghoulish John Hancock!     Coming in February!…