NYCC 2014: Kotobukiya photo

NYCC 2014: Kotobukiya

After reading all about Kotobukiya's future products in Tian's overview of their panel at this year's New York Comic-Con, I am sure you are chomping at the bit to feast your optical nerves on the company's booth from the event. Kotobuk...

SDCC 2014: Threezero/3A photo

SDCC 2014: Threezero/ThreeA

Tucked away inside Diamond Distribution's SDCC booth were a multitude of figures from ThreeA and Threezero, most of them being licensed figures from the two companies. It was a chance to get up close and personal (well, as personal as you c...

SDCC: Play Arts Kai photo

SDCC 2014: Square Enix - Other Play Arts Kai

Having touched base on the comics and Final Fantasy/Kingdom Hearts related Play Arts Kai, let's wrap things up from the Square Enix booth with a look at everything else in store: The Atlas from Titanfall was at the booth with its mech ...

Kotobukiya photo

SDCC 2014: Kotobukiya - Anime and Video Games

Here we are with another booth, straight from the floor at San Diego Comic Con. Here, we have several anime and video game items from Kotobukiya. The thing that'll likely grab your attention is the excellent looking Levi and Mikasa from the...

WonderCon 2014 Kotobukiya photo

WonderCon 2014: Kotobukiya's Spring Preview panel, Part 1

For a toy collector, if you only attended one panel at last weekend's WonderCon, it was Kotobukiya's Spring Preview. They had licensing announcements. They had prototypes. They had concept art a plenty. Heck, they even had a very generous r...

Toy Fair 2014: Kotobukiya photo

Toy Fair 2014: Kotobukiya Catalog preview

Toy Fair has returned and there's plenty to be excited over. One of our favorite companies, Kotobukiya, is trying to get a bit more of a buzz with the release of their preview catalog. From Bishoujos to ARTFX, Kotobukiya has a bit of someth...

NECA Halo photo

NECA, 343 Industries announce Halo licensing deal

NECA and 343 Industries have just announced a new licensing deal, one in which the Halo franchise will get a ton of merch made by NECA. That includes 1/4-scale figures, mini-figures, prop replicas, and according to the press release, even m...

NYCC Mega Bloks photo

NYCC 2013: Mega Bloks

Mega Blocks made their presence known at NYCC this year by filling their booth with the types of licenses that gamers look for. As you can tell from the header the game that they seemed to be pushing hardest for in block form with their wid...

New 3A Halo photo

ThreeA's Emile, Spartan Mark V EVA report for pre-order

Time to suit up, Halo fans: ThreeA has two new Spartans coming to the Bambaland store on Thursday night. To begin, there's the Emile A-239 Spartan III figure, which has fiber-optic illumination on his armor, along with magnetically attached...

SDCC 2013: Kotobukiya photo

SDCC 2013: Kotobukiya

Kotobukiya's booth at this year's San Diego Comic Con was like a four-sided gallery of beautiful new figures, peppered with teaser placards for ones that have yet to be seen. It was all very exciting! Let's start with some of the new figure...

SDCC '13: ThreeA, Part 1 photo

SDCC 2013: ThreeA - Valve, Halo and other licenses

Parked inside IDW's booth for another year is ThreeA Toys, and instead of bringing a ton of figures like they did last year, the ThreeA crew have opted for the "less is more" approach. In particular, they've brought a ton of new prototypes ...


Here's a fourth peek at Funko's SDCC exclusives

Funko is back again! This time they've announced eight more exclusives Pop! that will be with them at SDCC. This batch starts off with two exclusives from Adventure Time. There will be a Zombie Jake and a Glow-in-the-dark Finn with sword. ...

ACen 2013: Play Arts Kai photo

ACen 2013: Play Arts Kai

In addition to Bandai's wares, Bluefin also had many of Square Enix's recent Play Arts Kai releases on display. If you've forgotten what's out there or otherwise haven't kept up, consider this a good reminder. They include both the Dark Kni...

Review: ThreeA's Carter photo

Tomopop Review: ThreeA's Commander Carter

ThreeA has grown from a niche company making their own items to making those of fabled franchises. Metal Gear, Mobile Suit Gundam and Portal have seen their names cast into the lot of figures, but arguably, the largest franchise acquisition...


Toy Fair 2013: McFarlane Toys

The McFarlane Toys booth at Toy Fair was chock full of licensed character goodies. Chief among those are new figures based on the Rabbids, all set to start coming in January 14. Figures in 4- and 8-inch varieties are in the works, as well a...


Toy Fair 2013: Square Enix

Fans of Square Enix's Play Arts Kai line probably wish they could have seen Square Enix's booth at Toy Fair 2013. It was an avalanche of Play Arts Kai figures of all shapes and sizes from a ton of different franchises. Here's a little bit o...


Sideshow Collectibles announces Halo 4 Cortana figure

I'm sure you remember seeing the Premium Format Figure Master Chief from Sideshow Collectibles at SDCC and elsewhere, but good news, Halo fans: Sideshow's license will cover Halo 4 as well, with Cortana joining the Premium Format Figur...


NYCC 2012: Square Enix

Square Enix's booth at New York Comic Con was, of course, home to a number of released and future Play Arts Kai figures on display, along with other collectible goodies. Some of them we've seen before, like the Tekken Play Arts Kai figures,...


TGS 2012: Square Enix's Halo 4 Play Arts Kai

Looks like the Square Enix booth was once again the place to be at Tokyo Game Show, as the new prototypes keep on coming! This time, we're talking Halo 4, and specifically, painted versions of a Blue Spartan IV figure and Master Chief. Both...


[UPDATE] ThreeA debuts 1/6 Halo figures up for order

Going back to September of 2011, ThreeA announced that they had acquired the license to the Halo franchise. We didn't get to see a preview of what they had in store until this past April when they sneaked out shots of Carter-A259. If you've...


SDCC 2012: ThreeA

Taking up residence once again in the IDW booth, ThreeA Toys came to SDCC with some of the most sought after event exclusives and the hope they might tease a few more things at the event. However, that wasn't quite the case. Sure, they had ...


SDCC 2012: Sideshow Collectibles - Video Game edition

I'll just get this out of the way first. By far and away, Sideshow Collectibles had the most expansive booth at Comic-Con. It's crazy to think of one company producing so many high-end, amazing pieces, but Sideshow did just that. As to what...


SDCC 2012: Square Enix Play Arts Kai (part one)

Oh hey, it's time for more gamer stuff!  Check out the gallery for images of Play Arts Kai Lara Croft, Agent 47, Halo 4's Master Chief and Spartan, Jun Kazama and Kazuya Mishima of Tekken series fame, and Brian Szabelski!  The mos...


ReVenture: Full reveal of Halo: Reach's Carter A-259

Teased earlier this week, ThreeA's Carter A-259 (a.k.a. Noble One) from Halo: Reach had a full reveal at ReVenture's opening night. The first Halo figure to come out of ThreeA's studios, Noble One appears to be the size of an Adve...


Our first tease of ThreeA's Halo figures is Carter-A259

It has been a long, long time since ThreeA Toys announced they would be making figures from the Halo franchise, and later that they'd be debuting at ReVenture, which starts this weekend in Hong Kong. So, of course, we get our first sne...


Announcing our Tomo-birthday winner!

Remember that contest we held back on our site's birthday for the chance to win a Master Chief Play Arts Kai figure? It looks like we slacked on that one, and today I'll finally announce our winner, Kyrie! Counterpunch came in a close secon...


More Halo Play Arts Kai figures join the pre-order ranks

Two more Play Arts Kai figures have also gone up for pre-order, and this one's a little more familiar. They're red and blue team versions of the Mark V Spartan soldier (a.k.a. the same armor Master Chief wears). It's not the first time Squa...


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Tomopop Kagamine Rin Tony Ver. by Max Factory"Pop stars aren't usually this cute"


Tomopop Velvet with Cornelius by Alter"A homeless princess and a Tiny Toon"


Tomopop Parfom Labrys by Phat Company"Class president or killer robot?"


Tomopop SDCC Exclusive Transformers Combiner Hunters"Walk quietly and carry a massive sword"


Tomopop Titanfall Stryder by Threezero"The craziest thing I've ever reviewed?"


Tomopop Kotobukiya's ARTFX J Cardcaptor Sakura"Nice to see you, good to meet you"


Tomopop Transformers Combiner Wars Quickslinger"He may have a new name, but Slingshot is back!"


Tomopop Super Action Noriaki Kakyoin Second"Anyone have cherries for this handsome man?"


Tomopop Eye Think, Inc.'s BusyBody"A fun animation tool at the tip of your fingers"


Tomopop Threezero's RWBY Ruby Rose"Red like roses (and just as sharp)"