Tag: vintage

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 20, 2015
Three new products are coming from the gang at Gentle Giant ltd. early next year from across the spectrum of their licenses.   We see some great new stuff in their Jumbo universe including our first look at the BTAS Catwoman jumbo and the next in their Super Powers Jumbo line.  Then we go SMALL for some Secret Wars…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 19, 2015
This week Gentle Giant solicits the new Marvel Secret Wars Micro Bobble series 1.   We first broke the news of these last month as part of our SDCC coverage.  Now we have more details on wave one and where they will be available.  Check out the details below, and check out our Gentle Giant Comic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 18, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are a mere 17 days away from Force Friday and the toys of the day is… shhhhhh.   shhhhhhhh!  The band is starting! And it’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 16, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are a mere 19 days away from Force Friday and the toys of the day is Ol’ Yak Face.   I have to wonder… if…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 15, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are a mere 22 days away from Force Friday and the toys of the day is hands down my FAVORITE set in the vintage Micro…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 4, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 31 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is the first large size Star Wars figure I ever bought……

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2015
Today  Gentle Giant ltd/3D Systems announced their first 2015 holiday item – Salacious Crumb Holiday 2015 Jumbo Figure.   Since there was not a GG Premier Club exclusive figure as a reward for signing up for the PM, this PGM exclusive figure will have to do for fans of the Jumbo line.   The figure is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 36 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is a great, underrated classic playset.   Sure it seems like…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 21, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 45 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is the man who most embodies romance and malt liquor –…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2015
Four new products are coming in  Q2 2016 from the gang at Gentle Giant from across the spectrum of their licenses and you can pre-order all of them now.   We see some great new stuff in their Jumbo universe including Green Arrow being the very first series 2 Super Powers figure solicited in their…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 19, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 47 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is this vintage chestnut: the vintage Kenner Empire Strikes Back Hot…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 13, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 53 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is the Corellian scoundrel – Han Solo.  Mr. Ford made a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 8, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 58 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is another Kenner classic. Girl action figures CAN sell, and Leia…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 1, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 65 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is the OG bad guy.   The badest of the bad…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 12, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 84 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is the vintage Kenner Laser Pistol.   That’s right kids, this Star Wars toy…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 11, 2015
Last weekend was Aw Yeah MegoMeet 2015.   This was the first year it was held in Skokie, Illinois instead of Wheeling, West Virginia where it had been held for the past 20 years.  This year’s show was a joint effort between Aw Yeah Comics and the Mego Museum.   Below are two short video…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 2, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 94 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day are more vintage goodness from the folks at Kenner.   From the “they don’t…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 103 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day features the universe’s favorite farmboy Luke Skywalker. On this day in 1977 our cinematic minds…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 22, 2015
In their quest to get new and unique products into the hands of collectors, Diamond Select Toys has frequently teamed up with retailer Action Figure Xpress on exclusive items that expand on DST’s existing lines in very exciting ways. And at this year’s Comic-Con International in San Diego, AFX will offer four new items developed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 22, 2015
Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are 105 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day features more vintage Kenner love.   The Creature Cantina playset was another great playset…

 

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