Offering up little Conans
The host of the late night show CONAN that airs on TBS announced that he would be hosting shows live from SDCC beginning July 8th.
As part of bringing his show to the convention, Funko is producing a limited run of Conan O'Br...
Animated can also mean enthusiastic
Diamond Select Toys, makers of the popular Minimates line, has announced that Walgreen's will be selling an exclusive Minimates series based on the Marvel Animated Universe.
Marvel Minimates Animated Series 1 will be availabl...
Fall in love with a spooky lil set
Funko aims to delight (and perhaps frighten) fans with a Mystery Minis series devoted to the hit CW show Supernatural. This blind-boxed series consisting of 17 figurines is due out in July.
The roster includes:
Two versions ...
The best of the best-selling
Diamond Comic Distributors has announced its top 10 best-selling figures for May and, if you couldn't guess, Kotobukiya's ArtFX+ Deadpool ranked #1 (Did you buy a copy? EE still has him available).
What were the other 9? Deta...
But where's my Disney Afternoon?
Funko recently announced they'll be releasing a whole slew of rad retro figures, including some of the Peanuts gang, some Hanna-Barbera characters, and more.
Pop! Peanuts, which is coming in July, will include Charlie Brown, ...
Back to black... and white
Are you excited for SDCC? Diamond Select Toys is giving collectors a dozen or so more reasons to get hyped with an array of con exclusives.
The exclusives include some black & white resin sculptures based on the Batman: T...
Set phasers to fun!
The crew over at Minifigures.com have announced their newest offering of famous faces in mini figure form with four of the crew members of the Starship Enterprise. Star Trek's main players Kirk, Spock, Scotty, and Sulu are no...
On the first Tuesday of each month, there's a new set of Tsum Tsums released at Disney Stores and online. July 7th will see the fuzzy debut of Lilo & Stitch-themed Tsums featuring: Stitch, Angel, Lilo, Scrump, Dr Jumba, and the Ugly Duckling.
The duckling is an odd choice, but all of them look pretty dang cute nonetheless. I'll probably be picking up a Scrump one, myself.
Because my wallet isn't
Diamond Select Toys has posted details for its upcoming Fall selection, most of which is currently up for pre-order. These offerings include a:
MLP:FIM Dr. Whooves vinyl bank
Femme Fatales Batgirl (B:TAS)
Femme Fatales Tarot...
Worst. Crossover. Ever!
Few things horrify me as much as talking faces on things that shouldn't have faces. So naturally I just love the fact that Matty Collector has decided to give the Justice League (or Super Friends) the ol' Thomas the Tank Engi...
Last Week This Morning
Have you picked up the Marvel Select Age of Ultron Hulk and the Lost in Space B9 Robot yet? Both started shipping last week.
Diamond Select Toys' MS Age of Ultron Hulk is a slightly retooled and redeco'd version of the award-...
In Fall, your bank's balance falls
Diamond Select Toys is ready to relentlessly hammer at your bank account with an array of AWESOME. DST recently posted its upcoming Fall offerings which includes an array of TV, movie, comic figures, and more!
First and forem...
Too-Bad he may sell out early
Matty will be selling some leftover stock of MotUC Two-Bad during its upcoming May 15th sale (which is currently labeled as "April 15th because, you know, screw proofreading!).
Fans will recall that the figure was switched to...
Galloping into a store near you?
Accompanying the news that Rarity and Fluttershy will be showing at retail soon was the announcement that Diamond Select Toys plans to reveal the first male pony in its My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic line later this mont...
It's a helluva town... err, city
It's no secret that I'm a Batman fan... and also that I've been terrible at keeping up with shows (as of this second, I'm only current on Supernatural). One of the bigger things I've missed has been Gotham, a series which lar...
In case you missed the announcement because you've been living in a pineapple under the sea
Diamond Select Toys has released new images and details for its SpongeBob Squarepants Minimates, currently available for pre-order.
Last seen at NY Toy Fair, the figures are based on the popular cartoon of the same name which...
Saving the, errr, last for last
Matty Collect today unveiled the prototype for Prahvus, the final figure in Club 200x. Club 200x is slated to close at 23:59 on 3/23. Have you subscribed?
Compared to the other figures (such as King Chooblah), Prahvus looks a...
Mattel not-so-cryptically reveals a cryptid
Have you signed up for Club 200x yet? Matty Collector has unveiled a prototype for the FIFTH figure in the limited 6-figure club, King Chooblah.
Despite having never seen the 2002 Masters of the Universe, I've found many of t...
Hail to the Queen, baby!
Matty Collector has unveiled its Masters of the Universe Classics Queen Grayskull, the fourth figure shown thus far for the 6-figure "Club 200x" subscription.
Queen Grayskull is the wife of King Greyskull and was apparently t...
A second game of Mystery Minis
Funko quietly released promotional images and information for its Game of Thrones Mystery Minis series 2 the other week. And, while I still haven't started watching the show, I've seen enough clips to be excited for this line...
Hey! I remember Gigantor... why do I remember Gigantor?
Just when you think Funko has done it all, the company surprises you with a sofubi for Gigantor, a '60s anime character who never enjoyed the enduring legacy of his peers like Speed Racer.
Gigantor (known for his iconic theme...
The Summer of Love...ly Collectibles
Remember all of those cool things we saw at Diamond Select Toys' NY Toy Fair 2015 booth? Quite a few of the items are apparently due for a Summer release.
The selection includes:
Femme Fatales Superman: The Animated Series S...
Questions you may not have known you wanted answers to
I recently spoke with Zach over at Diamond Select Toys to answer some questions that I'm sure many of you have been wondering about since seeing the company's spectacular Toy Fair display. In the process, I also received bett...
It's hard to summarize what a delight it was to look over DST's NY Toy Fair 2015 booth for the first time. Just when you thought you were impressed or excited, there was something that almost blew that out of the water.
As long as there are customers, there will be a line
The Masters of the Universe Classics line is dead, long live the Masters of the Universe Classics line! With the upcoming retirement of Club Eternia (and the failed roll-out of the MOTU Minis club), many wondered what may be ...
The Walking Dead returns tonight on AMC to continue its fifth season. Finally, my Sundays have meaning again! I'm sure it's no coincidence that McFarlane Toys is searching for their next Walking Dead figure right around the r...
Spoilers are on the move, spoilers are loose
We recently reported that Mezco hadn't given up on ThunderCats and would be showing new merchandise at Toy Fair. Today we're pleased to announce that one of these upcoming items will be a Mega Scale Tygra, a sketch for which ...
Hear him roar
This month saw the release of ThreeZero's Tyrion Lannister, which is based on the image of Peter Dinklage in the HBO series Game of Thrones. When it comes to figures based on real people, it's usually a hit-or-miss deal. The ...
Will Sarah McLachlan build the Mystery Machine?
London Toy Fair is known for being a place to announce new Lego sets, and not showing a single one of them. Luckily, there are people (and major corporations) to do that work for us. Scooby Doo is the new licensed theme for 2...
Best to jump in BEFORE all the other kids
DC Collectibles' long-solicited iZombie statue of Gwendolyn Dylan arrives soon (looking at January or February) for those looking to get their pre-orders in before the show starts up in March. This is based on ...
Also more Catwoman collectibles because, well, Catwoman
DC Collectibles has released its latest batch of solicits and headlining the selection is none other than a B:TAS Roxy Rocket.
Batman: The Animated Series and DC Animated Universe fans will recall that Roxy Rocket was a chara...
Mezco to show off toys at Toy Fair
The on again off again license that is ThunderCats seems to be on again as insiders from Mezco have said that the toy company will be showing off new ThunderCats figures at the 2015 Toy Fair on February 14th.
ThunderCats was ...
Muppet Show goes Lego
German LEGO Customizer Andreas Weissenburg has started the new year off right with his custom LEGO created scenes from Jim Henson's Muppet Show from the '70s.
He has skillfully put together the iconic Swedish Chef, complete w...
Scale your aristocrats down!
In keeping with the setting of British drama Downton Abbey, the merchandise is appropriately more high end. Department 56 brings hand-crafted (and hand-painted) delights to fans of the show. Don't expect some kind of crazy ar...
Starting the road to Wrestlemania
With the beginning of the new year, the WWE likes to start the "Road to Wrestlemania", traditionally considered their best time of the year creatively as they build towards their biggest event, Wrestlemania. This year's big e...
This IS the droid you are looking for
The C1-10P droid nicknamed ''Chopper'' may be indifferent to the sentiments of humans, but you may just want to give this soft-stuffed service robot a hug just in case. The little droid is 7 1/2 inches tall with a movabl...
Add these ponies to your herd.
If you've been looking for some extra plushies to round out your collection, 4DE has a couple new ponies up for pre-order on their website! Fluttershy will be available around March of 2015, along with a re-release of Un...
Resistance is futile.
This highly detailed and exquisitely cuddly Borg Pony was created by EquestriaPlush, master creator of handmade equine plushies. The quality and attention to detail on all of her ponies is remarkable, but this one takes the c...
Continue to enjoy your holiday with new Funko news
Every Christmas season CEO of Funko, Brian Mariotti, gives Funko fans a very special treat. Called Funko’s 12 Days of Christmas, each day Mariotti shares what collector’s can expect to see in 2015 from their favo...
The month of the Bat and the Cat?
Diamond Comic Distributors has released the names of its top ten best-selling collectibles for the month of November and unsurprisingly DC Collectibles' Batman: The Animated Series Batman (1997 ver.) tops that list.