Tag Archives: toys

Thor Sixth Scale Figure From Thor: The Dark World Review

I did the Sideshow Collectibles / Hot Toys Predator figure review typed up with pictures, but I figured since I’m actually out of town at a convention this weekend, I’d do the review of the Thor sixth-scale figure from Thor: …

Flipping Your LootCrate And NerdBlock In August

Subscripton collection boxes, they are all this rage! And this is what August’s LootCrate got you. An exclusive Groot Funko Pop, a TMNT toy, TMNT sunglasses and some other detritus. All for $20. But what if you were a mercenary soul …

Ancient Predator – The 2014 Toy Fair Exclusive From Sideshow Collectibles – Reviewed

Today I got my first chance to take a serious look at one of the Sideshow Collectibles / Hot Toys and the one I got, the 2014 Toy Fair Exclusive Ancient Predator Sixth Scale Figure. This is from their Movie …

Resurrecting The Golden Age Of Comics In Action Figure Form

Amazing Heroes Action Figure Kickstarter. Created by Bill Murphy. Kickstarter ends August 25th. Bill Murphy writes: Launching a Kickstarter for action figures based on a bunch of Golden Age characters that most folks don’t remember was gonna be tough. Does anyone even remember …

A Podcaster Looks At 40: Arnie Carvalho The Podcast Guru Talks Now Playing, Star Wars Action News, And More

By Jeremy Konrad When I got my first iPod, the only thing I could think about doing was download podcasts. The fact that there were shows geared toward things that interested me was a dream come true. While most people …

A Podcaster Looks At 40: Arnie Carvalho The Podcast Guru Talks Now Playing, Star Wars Action News, And More

By Jeremy Konrad When I got my first iPod, the only thing I could think about doing was download podcasts. The fact that there were shows geared toward things that interested me was a dream come true. While most people …

Sideshow Collectibles Adds Wonder Woman To Their Premium Format Figures

These Premium Format Figures that Sideshow Collectibles do are amazing looking. And if they weren’t outside of my budget, I’d probably have a ton of them. Well, now they are adding Wonder Woman to the mix and it looks just …

Galactus Feasts Upon Castle Doom: Touring the Hasbro Marvel Universe Display

Joseph Schmidt writes for Bleeding Cool: The team at the Hasbro booth have once again brought their A-game to Comic-Con with their Marvel display, a vast and elaborate battle of action figures not even seen on comics pages. Castle Doom …

SDCC 2014: Sting Crashes WWE Mattel Panel In First Official Appearance For WWE

Jeremy Konrad writes for Bleeding Cool: Thursday morning Mattel hosted one of the more lively panels of the day, as they introduced new figures to their already vast number of action figures in their popular Basic, Battle Pack, and Elite …

A Hasbro Double Punch At San Diego Comic Con – Marvel And Star Wars With Designers And Execs!

By Will Romine Hello friends o’ mine! I’m in San Diego and I’m at the Hasbro booth looking over some upcoming figures.  I haven’t seen such a large collection of  3.75 inches since I stopped to use the employee restroom …

Discovered – Guardians Of The Galaxy Toys Are Finally In Shops

I randomly went into a Toys R Us looking to see if there might be that supposed exclusive Rocket Raccoon plush available yet, and I did find a whole wall of Guardians of the Galaxy Toys that I learned had …

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 …

Late Night Fun – Anatomy Of An Action Figure

DC Comics has released this graphic showing the anatomy of an action figure in reference to joints. This shows how those figure with 32 points of articulation work… as opposed to the original Kenner Star Wars figures that had 5 …

New 52 Hawkman Figure A Long Time Coming

DC Collectibles have announced on their blog that there will be a New52 Hawkman figure coming out soon. It seems that this particular figure has been a long time in the making… so long that they felt they had to …

Batman Figures Through The Years – DC Collectibles Hits The Highlights

I’m a mild toy geek. I don’t buy a lot, but I do tend to buy Batman and Superman figures, especially if they are from the same set. So I thought that this graphic DC Collectibles has done up for …

Justice League War Toys Not Available In Canada And Europe Over Safety Issues. USA Is Fine Though.

The  Justice League War action figures below will not be made available in Canada or  Europe due to safety testing issues. Sorry folks. It’s fine to sell them in the US though. Hmmm. Thankfully most will never come out of …

McDonald’s Breaks Gender Barrier With Amazing Spider-Man 2 Girls’ Toys

By Julz Hendricks The happy meal toy world has been dominated by movie tie ins for years. Recently McDonald’s announced that they will not only be offering the boys superhero toys but will also be offering a girls’ version of …

Late Night Fun – A Life Sized Reminder Of 1977

When I was seven years old I took my allowance with me to visit my mom at her work, K-Mart. I remember wandering around trying to decide what I should spend my money on but by the time we had …