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11:30 PM on 12.11.2014

ThreeZero's Robocop gets an upgrade to 3.0

ThreeZero's at it again: they've got another 1/6-scale RoboCop on sale next week. This time, it's the black-colored 3.0 version from the recent film. It's essentially a colorway of the RoboCop 1.0 figure, and like the first o...

Brian Szabelski


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5:00 PM on 10.24.2014

ThreeZero's modern RoboCop on sale next week

ThreeZero's RoboCop v1.0 is almost online ... literally. Pre-orders for Robo start Thursday, Oct. 30, at 9 a.m. Hong King time (9 p.m. Oct. 29 Eastern, 6 p.m. Pacific, 1 a.m. Oct. 30 UTC), and he'll be priced at US$230. The T...

Brian Szabelski



Funko's Scifi Mystery Minis are out of this world! photo
Funko's Scifi Mystery Minis are out of this world!
by Scarecroodle

Funko has released images of its long-awaited Science Fiction Mystery Minis series. This blind-boxed series features characters from a multitude of science fiction movies (in much the same way that the Horror Mystery Minis series was a mix of horror film stars) with a handful of special variants.

The character selection consists of an Alien/Xenomorph (two versions), the Predator (three versions), E.T. the Extraterrestrial, two of the guys from Firefly, Robby the Robot (originally from Forbidden Planet, but he appeared in a few Twilight Zone episodes), a Tron character (two versions), Spock, Robocop, the Rocketeer, Judge Dredd, a Martian (Mars Attacks!), and the Metaluna Mutant.

Most of these characters have previously been produced in Funko's other lines (usually the Pop! line), but this is the first time that we're getting them in the Mystery Minis format. The series will apparently be shipped 12-per-case and the rarity chart looks pretty good, offering fans a pretty solid chance at the bigger names (Predator, Robocop, Spock, etc). The only downside that one of my personal faves, the Martian, is a 1/72 which puts him among the rarest figures in the series.

The series is slated for a September release, but pre-orders don't seem to be available at the moment.

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2:30 AM on 07.30.2014

SDCC 2014: Chronicle

Walking the floor on San Diego Comic Con, you sometimes run into some surprises. The Chronicle booth was one of those wonderful surprises. Looking at the small booth, it's clear that quality trumps quantity. All of Chronicle'...

Pedro Cortes

10:00 PM on 07.29.2014

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 pe...

Brian Szabelski

11:00 PM on 04.27.2014

C2E2 2014: Enterbay

Enterbay is known for their realistic 1/6-scale poseable figures, competing with the likes of Hot Toys. At C2E2 they showed off a pair of 1/4-scale movie icons: RoboCop and the T-1000. They also brought a number of basketball icons to the event. Click on to see more info about their display.

Tianxiao Ma

9:00 PM on 04.20.2014

WonderCon 2014: Pop Culture Shock

If I told you that Pop Culture Shock's painted RoboCop statue was the first thing that caught my eye from WonderCon, would you be surprised? Or better yet, can you blame me? From the metallic finish to the tiniest details on ...

Brian Szabelski

8:00 AM on 01.20.2014

ThreeZero shows off their RoboCop

Remember when ThreeZero's RoboCop was teased a little bit a few weeks ago? Well, no need to wait for more photos; they've posted a couple on their Facebook. While I'm still not sold on the new look for Robo for the new film (...

Brian Szabelski

1:00 PM on 01.02.2014

ThreeZero sneaks us a peek at their RoboCop figure

The folks at ThreeZero have posted the above teaser, taken from the desk of founder Kim Fung Wong, showing off some of what we can expect in 2014. Front and center are the Walking Dead ThreeZero 1/6-scale figures, n...

Brian Szabelski

2:00 PM on 11.18.2013

Play Arts Kai RoboCop pre-orders go online

Square Enix's shot at making the original (and best) RoboCop for their Play Arts Kai line has entered pre-order stage! Yep, we're moving closer to the legendary cyborg cop's release, and it appears his paint job will feature ...

Brian Szabelski

10:00 PM on 10.23.2013

NECA announces NES-styled RoboCop figure

Remember NECA's NES Jason figure from SDCC? Well, it was a popular one, so much so that they're giving RoboCop a similar treatment! The NES RoboCop figure is based on the design from the original game by Nihon Busan, and...

Brian Szabelski





NYCC 2013: Square Enix - Comics/Movies photo
NYCC 2013: Square Enix - Comics/Movies
by Brian Szabelski

On the film and comic license side of things, Square Enix brought plenty of Play Arts Kai with them. The Spock and Kirk Star Trek Into Darkness figures were shown off in their painted forms for the first time, and we saw a few old friends like the two Xenomorph Play Arts Kai and RoboCop -

Wait ... hold the phone. There's more than one RoboCop there. In fact, there's three: the original one we saw at SDCC and both the gray/black and all-black versions from the upcoming reboot. I don't know how I feel about these, especially since RoboCop is a film that doesn't need a reboot ever and the trailer made me feel a bit sad.

Beyond that, the DC Variant line had painted versions of Aquaman, Wonder Woman and Superman at the show, along with Cyborg (who wasn't at SDCC), Batman, and the Supergirl prototype. Plus, throw in their previously released Arkham City, Man of Steel and Dark Knight Play Arts Kais, and you have yourself a pretty good summary of all things DC at Square Enix's booth. 

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