With the 50th anniversary if modular action figure Captain Action next year, here’s an advance look at the packaging for the 2016 Zica Toys figure… Just one of the many events being lined up for 2016…
Dynamite Entertainment made three big announcements today. First is the release of the new Battlestar Galactica: Six series written by J.T. Krul (Justice League, Fathom), interior art by Igor Vitorino, and covers by Jenny Frison and Chris Bolson. A photo cover featuring actress Tricia Helfer will also be available. Battlestar Galactica: Six takes place in the […]
Between his alternate history novels and his work with pulp heroes on the Masks series, Chris Roberson was the perfect choice to tell the tale of those same pulp heroes when government legislation targeting them is passed. Jai Nitz caught up with Roberson to talk about Captain Action, iZombie, and the future for the series. […]
Getting The Munchies Dean Haspiel will be reading his new comic, “Cannibal Sativa,” which was published in Akashic Books’ THE MARIJUANA CHRONICLES, at WORD, 126 Franklin Street, Brooklyn, today at 7pm, featuring Jonathan Santlofer, Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan, Amanda Stern, Jan Heller Levi and Thad Ziolkowski. Hanging Up Your Spurs Lone Star Comics announces that following the […]
For a while, Ed Catto and Joe Ahearn have been trying to revive the Captain Action property, publishing comics, starting a toyline, doing deals with other licenses to use their owned costumes to dress up Captain Action as other characters. And now he seems to have signed a deal with Dynamite, for a new series […]
Joe Jusko is the artist for the new Captain Action toy packaging designs. Apparently he was a fan from a kid, and now gets to make his mark on the rent-a-costume doll. Here’s how it al looks!
The Captain Action toy/comic revival has been going great guns the last couple of years. A toy character you can dress up as other characters – and then get a spinoff series out of. Back in the day, in more innocent licensing times, the character was sold with all manner of branded costumes. But that […]