Tag Archives: collectibles

Building The Walking Dead ‘Daryl With Chopper’ Set From MacFarlane Toys Takes Survival Skills

By Joshua Stone One of the things I was most excited about seeing at San Diego Comic-Con this year were The Walking Dead building sets from McFarlane Toys. This week two of those sets came out and are exclusively available …

New Target 3 Pack Of Marvel Legends Highlights Diversity With Ms. Marvel And Radioactive Man

By Brian Goldberg Marvel Legends collectors recently rejoiced with the release of the new Target Exclusive 3 pack.  Ms. Marvel, Radioactive Man, and Captain America with alternating head were released last week to the excitement of the action figure collector …

Funko’s ReAction Universal Monsters Figures Are Here, And They’re Spectacular

By Christopher Smith Earlier this year, and in the wake of its partnership with Super 7 toys to bring Kenner’s unreleased 1979 Alien prototypes to fully realized life, Funko announced a full “ReAction” line of retro 3 ¾” action figures …

Death As An Unlikely Hero And Freer Of Souls In Court Of The Dead From Sideshow Collectibles – Talking With Tom Gilliland At San Diego Comic Con

  As previously announced, Sideshow Collectibles are launching into interesting multi-media territory with their Court of the Dead concept, delving into wide-ranging world-building that reaches fans as collectible busts, a forthcoming graphic novel, and several ways in which to digitally …

Hasbro Dominates With Fan Rallying Star Wars And Marvel Presentations At San Diego Comic Con, Plus Massive Photogallery

By Jeremy Konrad Going into San Diego Comic Con, the company I wanted to see the most out of was Hasbro. As an avid action figure collector, they hold the license to my two favorite brands, Star Wars and Marvel. …

10th Anniversary Mouse Guard Celebrations Announced At San Diego Comic Con – FCBD Editions, RPG Upgrade, Skeleton Crew Collectibles And More!

By Michele Brittany I come into this panel with a severe bias: I think Mouse Guard is a beautiful series and yes, I’m a fan girl. I’ve followed and collected Mouse Guard: Fall 1152 from the first single issues published …

Swag! San Diego Comic Con Edition Day 1

Wednesday night of San Diego Comic Con is Preview Night, and what that really means is that it’s the best time to collect swag, or at least we tend to think so, before exclusives and such sell out. I did …

Titan Announce Dragon Age TITANS: The Heroes of Thedas Collectibles

December is going to be a simply massive month for Titan Merchandise, with Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Breaking Bad collectible vinyls already announced. Joining them will be another new line of 3″ blind-boxed figures based on Dragon Age in …

Titan Announce Buffy The Vampire Slayer TITANS In ‘Welcome To The Hellmouth Collection’

Titan Merchandise have been rolling out their new lines of vinyl collectibles over the past few weeks from Breaking Bad to Doctor Who exclusives and debuts for SDCC, and today they add to that line-up by revealing a new Buffy …

Titan Announces Doctor Who SDCC Exclusives And Debuts – 3 New TITANS, The Geronimo Collection, And The 12th Doctor Costume

Here is the biggest announcement following on previous weeks of big announcements, and one that we’ve all been waiting for in the lead up to SDCC this year–just what Doctor Who items Titan Merchandise will be rolling out as exclusives …

Hasbro Doubles Down On The Direct Market With Individual Figure Orders

By Jeremy Konrad Fellow toy enthusiasts, have you been desperately searching for the new Marvel Legends Infinite Black Widow figure for your movie Avengers display? How about attempting to army build the AIM or Hydra soldiers from wave one of …

Let’s Cook! – Titan Announces Breaking Bad ‘Heisenberg Collection’ Vinyl Figures

Today, Titan Merchandise are announcing a new line of vinyl collectibles in their TITANS range, already much in demand in their Doctor Who line-up. But now their licenses have extended through Sony to Breaking Bad as well, and expect to …

Disney Stores Take Over Star Wars Day As We Feared

By Jeremy Konrad When Disney purchased Star Wars from Lucasfilm about 18 months (!) ago, it would be safe to assume most people who call themselves fans of The Wars became skeptical about the future of our beloved franchise. Everything …

It’s A Marvel Mego Revival From Diamond Select and EMCE Toys

By Christopher Smith Fans of the “Re-Mego” 8” figure trend spearheaded by the likes of Doc Mego and his EMCE Toys imprint have gotten an embarrassment of riches over the last several years, including painstaking reproductions of the Star Trek …

Four Color Roots Part 3: 1991 Was The Year For G.I.Joe, The Rocketeer, And Spider-Man

By Christopher Smith In this, the third installment of our ongoing column series, Christopher Smith takes us on a tour through his own back pages as a comics fan, going down unexpected dark alleys and digressions. Focusing only on the …

Comparing Company Strategies At The International Toy Fair – Funko, Diamond, Dark Horse, Titan, And More

My first time attending the American International Toy Fair in New York this week was a big introduction to the trade side of collectibles, having only encountered vending and big toy announcements at cons like San Diego and New York …

DC Collectibles 2013 Panel: From Black Canary To Batman

Thursday night at the Con The DC Collectibles panel came loaded for bear, not only were Jim Fletcher (creative director) and Tim Miller (Sculptor) on the panel but they also brought along Jim Lee and Geoff Johns. The panel started …

You Can Dress Like Katniss or Peeta… For the Proper Tribute

If you are a collector of movie memorabilia and a big fan of the Hunger Games, be prepared to practice your bidding technique.