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1:15 PM on 04.17.2014

Funko's Pop! line gets a little more animated with the addition of some Hanna-Barbera characters

Funko's Pop! Animation line has picked up a few cartoon icons in the form of Fred Flintstone and Barney Rubble (The Flintstones), kung fu master (and number one super guy) Hong Kong Phooey, and the lesser-known Frankenstein J...

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Tomopop Review: Funko's Pop! Mumm-Ra photo
Tomopop Review: Funko's Pop! Mumm-Ra
by Scarecroodle

ThunderCats was a fixture of '80s television. Although the 1980s was host to a lot of quirky cartoons that mixed fantasy and science fiction (such as Visionaries: Knights of the Magical Light), ThunderCats has enjoyed an enduring cultural legacy thanks to its catty cast and catchy theme-song.

A reboot of the series has come and gone, but the original lives on through pop culture references and collectibles like Funko's Pop! ThunderCats vinyl figures. While it's always cool to see the Pop! take on average characters, there's something even more fun when it's an over-sized, muscular villain like Mumm-Ra being shrunken down. So how scaredorable is he? Details after the jump.

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10:00 AM on 04.05.2014

Community goes G.I. Joe in a very animated special episode

Once upon a time, cartoons were more obvious about their status as vehicles for merchandising. Cartoons would frequently introduce new characters, vehicles, and so forth, in a bid to promote either existent or upcoming mercha...

Scarecroodle

8:00 AM on 04.05.2014

DC Collectibles unveils DCAU Mr. Freeze and Two-Face

DC Collectibles has unveiled the sculpts for the 6-inch DCAU Mr. Freeze and Two-Face, the next two figures in its Batman: The Animated Series line announced earlier this year. Both characters are based on their 1997 designs a...

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3:00 PM on 03.31.2014

TMNT becomes TMNR: Teenage Mutant Ninja Revoltechs

Say what you will about Kaiyodo's Revoltech line but it is, in fact, not dead. Despite facing stiff competition from companies like Max Factory and Bandai, the Revoltech line has continued to find niches in the marketplace wh...

Scarecroodle

8:00 AM on 03.28.2014

Volpin Props creates perfect model of the Planet Express from Futurama

Harrison Krix of Volpin Props recently shared an in-depth look into how he created his latest project, a model replica of The Planet Express from Futurama. The finished project looks phenomenal! This model looks like it came...

Vanessa Cubillo



LEGO shows preview of their Simpsons minifigure series photo
LEGO shows preview of their Simpsons minifigure series
by Vanessa Cubillo

After seeing LEGO’s version of The Simpsons’ house, I was excited to see what else would come out in this line. Now we have a look at their latest Simpsons minifigure series. Posted on their Facebook, there are 16 classic characters from the show included.

So you’ll see Homer, Bart, Lisa, Marge, Maggie, Itchy, Scratchy, Krusty, Nelson, Milhouse, Apu, Chief Wiggum, Mr. Burns, Ralph, Grandpa and Flanders. Each figure will come with an accessory that’s true to their character. Lisa has her saxophone, Maggie has Mr. Burns’ teddy bear, and Ralph Wiggum has his valentine from Lisa.

Unlike The Simpson’s house model, these aren’t incredibly expensive. They will be US$4 each, which is a price I can get behind. So buying every figure won't be such a hassle on your wallet. These minifigures are expected to come out in May. 

[via Geekosystem]

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9:00 AM on 03.22.2014

Darkseid throws down against Superman in latest DCC solicits

DC Collecibles' latest batch of solicits (pre-orders open) features a slew of heavy hitters, although none heavier than an incredible statue of Darkseid fighting Superman over a fire pit (presumably on Darkseid's homeworld of Apokolips). Other selections include that new Harley Quinn bust, sketches of new Scribblenauts Unmasked figurines, and the new L'il Gotham figures. Details after the jump.

Scarecroodle

5:00 PM on 03.20.2014

It's time for Adventure Time Mystery Minis

Funko has Adventure Time Mystery Minis on the way and, for the first time in Mystery Mini history, the 2.5-inch tall figurines will be sold in an embossed collectible tin. The tins themselves have no bearing on the contents, ...

Scarecroodle

5:00 PM on 03.15.2014

Come on, grab your friends, we'll pre-order some very cute plushies

Entertainment Earth's got the pre-orders ready for two of Adventure Time's side characters: TV and Peppermint Butler. The show's character designs lend themselves well to plushies, so it's only natural that Jazwares would go ...

Tianxiao Ma

5:00 AM on 03.11.2014

DST's Kill Bill & Pulp Fiction prototypes reveaed in catalog

What's that? Another chance to own a David Carradine figure? Diamond Select Toys has revealed the prototypes for its upcoming Select Kill Bill Go-Go Yubari and Bill (David Carradine) in its latest catalog which also includes ...

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9:00 PM on 03.08.2014

Masterpiece Bumblebee prototype revealed and brings a friend with him

Thanks to a product sheet posted by Planet Iacon we're getting our first look at the Transformers Masterpiece Bumblebee prototype. The figure looks absolutely fantastic with lots of neat little features like the hide-able Aut...

Jeremy Emerje Crocker