Tag Archives: toys

Funko Releases Old School Classics And New Movie Magic

Funko has announced some of their newest toys and it’s quite the range from a Rocketeer action figure with removable Helmet and Jet Pack to classic Hanna-Barbera animation Pops of Fred Flintstone, Barney Rubble, Frankenstein Jr, and my personal favorite …

When I Was A Kid My Batman Had A Sticker On His Chest…

Figure Toy Company appear to be aggressively bring us back the comic book toy heroes of the 70′s. If you grew up in the age of disco and loved comics, the odd were you had some Mego figures… I know …

Win A Jean Grey Premium Format Figure From Sideshow Collectibles

On April 17th Sideshow Collectibles will be adding Jean Grey to their Marvel line of Premium Format Figures… but before that, you can enter to win one just by signing up for their newsletter. The premium format figures tend to …

Early Look At The Batman: The Animated Series Toy Line

Earlier this year DC Collectibles announced a new line of toys based on Batman: The Animated Series in 6″ (1/12th) scale. At the time they released images of the first two figures: Batman and Catwoman. This weekend they decided to …

Guardians Of The Galaxy Go Pop!

Funko has released it’s latest set of Pop! Marvel figures and Wacky Wobblers and they are from the upcoming Marvel Studios movie Guardians Of The Galaxy. You can get the whole “bunch of A-holes”: Star Lord, Drax, Gamora, Rocket and …

Sneak Peek At Hulk Premium Format Figures From Sideshow Collectibles – Red, Green And Gray

In an article last week I mentioned an upcoming Red Hulk Premium Format Figure from Sideshow Collectibles and they teased to keep an eye out for the Green and Gray. Well, we get more of a tease here as this …

Avengers: Infinite Series Not Quite So Large Scale As Promised

Hasbro’s new 6″ Avengers Infinite Series Action Figures (or dolls as I was brought up to call them), were solicited as “larger scale figures feature extensive articulation and detailing”. For six inch figures, they were competitively priced as well, with …

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 …

Disney Products At Toy Fair Spotlights Spider-Man 2, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Star Wars: Rebels With Andrew Garfield and Freddie Prinze, Jr.

Attending the Disney Consumer Products Event on Monday February 17th at the American International Toy Fair in New York was not only my first time at a Disney event, but my first time at the Toy Fair and my initial …

Toys, Toys, Toys! One Hundred Images Of The American International Toy Fair In New York

It was my first time attending the New York Toy Fair, otherwise officially known as the American International Toy Fair now in its 111th incarnation this week, and while I’ll be parsing out some of my specific experiences at different …

Four-Color Roots Part 1: The Toyetic Age (1985-1989)

By Christopher Smith In the first installment of this 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 diversions. Focusing only on the comics …

A Tale Of Toys Gone Bad, Real Bad

Strange Kid Comics Magazine #4 Now on Kickstarter through Feb. 28. Available April 2014 Artist Credits: James Groman, Glen Brogan, Aaron Klopp, Aaron Alexovich, Chad Welch, Michael Anderson, Dean Rankine, Matthew Skiff, Chris Savino, Ze Burnay, James Callahan Writer Credits: …

Mother’s Basement Owes Over £33,000 To Customers… And £4000 To Starburst. So Far.

Richard Lobos has added up up who is owed what by not-actually-bankrupt-yet-but-closing-their-doors statue and toy discount store Mother’s Basement. And it’s £33,154.78. Full list (so far) below. Some owed more than even Richard Lobos is. But the biggest debtor to …

DC Unveils New Toy Lines Ahead Of New York Toy Fair

DC Collectibles unveiled it’s line-up for 2014 ahead of the New York Toy Fair. The new releases include a line based on the upcoming Son Of Batman animated movie, some from the Infinite Crisis video game and some figure from …

First Look At The Falcon Toy From Captain America: Winter Soldier Updated

Update with High-Rez shots thanks to Idle Hands: Idle Hands also has what might be the first look at the Falcon toy from the upcoming Captain America: The Winter Soldier. In the trailer it almost looks like he’s wearing a military outfit …

Angry Birds Transformers – Toys Coming, Can A Game Be Far Behind?

The Idle Hands Blog has come up with a copy of the Hasbro line-up for this years Toy Fair. But if you scroll down past the My Little Pony Flip And Whirl Rainbow Dash Pony, down below the Nerf N-Strike Mega Tunderbow… even …

Yep – This Picture Is Small And Blurry, But These Are The New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

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Guardians Of The Galaxy Movie Sets Coming From Lego

A little bird tells me that one of the sets will be based on the ship you see in this image and come with a full set of Guardians mini-figs.