Friday, June 24, 2016

Funko's SDCC 2016 Exclusives Wave 4-6 + Conan O'Brien POP!'s Announced This Week

Wave 4
Funko announced Wave 4,5 and 6 of their SDCC 2016 Exclusives this week. Hopefully you've started your list of which ones you're hoping to get.

Loot Crate's July Theme is: Futuristic!

Loot Crate announced their July Theme which is Futuristic!

This Theme Is Perfect for Fans of:

Mega Man
Star Trek
Futurama
Rick & Morty
Valiant

What is Loot Crate?

Loot Crate is a monthly subscription box service for geeks, nerds, comic book lovers, and pop culture aficionados. Every month, subscribers receive a mystery box full of collectibles, figurines, apparel, and memorabilia. Each box contains at least $45 in value and many items are exclusively created for the Loot Crate community. Each crate also has a theme centered around major franchises, theatrical releases, and events.

Entertainment Earth Announces The Big Bang Theory Star Trek Action Figures SDCC 2016 Exclusive

Entertainment Earth x Bif Bang Pow! Announces The Big Bang Theory Star Trek 3 3/4" Action Figures SDCC 2016 Exclusives. That's right Sheldon, Leonard, Howard, Raj, Penny, Bernadette and Amy are all dressed up in Star Trek Uniforms to celebrate Star Trek's 50th Anniversary. Each figure will cost $14.99 and also comes with a pop-out diorama. You can pre-order these now at the links above.

Please note that these will be sold first at SDCC and any remaining stock will go to fulfill pre-orders.

BLUEFIN Announces Exclusive Collectibles For 2016 Anime Expo Next Weekend!

Leading Japanese Collectibles Distributor Returns To The Nation’s Biggest Anime Fan Convention With Upcoming New Dragon Ball Figures And A Wide Array Of New Gundam Model Kits Available Now!

Anaheim, CA, June 24, 2016 Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, has announced a colorful collection of exclusive products that will be displayed and also available for purchase during the 2016 Anime Expo.

Anime Expo is the largest dedicated anime/manga fan convention in North America and takes place July 1st–4th at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, CA. Tickets and full details are available at: www.anime-expo.org. Bluefin will be located in Booth #1401.

Bluefin will delight Anime Expo attendees with a colorful collection of high quality and in many cases, limited edition or special variant products and high quality model kits for popular properties including Gundam, Dragon Ball, and more.

Dragon Ball fans that purchase a Bandai Scouter headset at the Bluefin booth will receive Super Saiyan Hair that can be placed snugly over the head.

Moviegoers to Become Ghostbusters During the BET Awards

Bust Slimer and Get the Chance to win 4 Custom Ghostbusters Uniforms
 
This Sunday, June 26, beginning at 8PM / 7PM central on BET, during the BET Awards (check local listings), movie fans watching the show will have the chance to become Ghostbusters themselves.
 
When the specially tagged Ghostbusters TV spot airs during the broadcast, anyone watching the show can Shazam the spot using their Shazam app and bust Slimer, as the famous ghost is captured from the TV onto users' smart phones.
 
After busting Slimer, audiences can learn more about Slimer and the upcoming Ghostbusters movie, in theaters July 15.  They can also enter a sweepstakes, with a chance to win four custom-made Ghostbusters suits.
 
This Sunday, tune in to the BET Awards, Shazam the Ghostbusters spot, and become a Ghostbuster!

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Character Spotlight Series Continues with NEW Rey Video


Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today released the next video in a series of LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens character vignettes spotlighting Rey, the Jakku scavenger who finds herself drawn into a galaxy-spanning conflict between the Resistance and First Order. The video showcases Rey’s LEGO character in full form through key gameplay moments, cinematic cutscenes and authentic audio, all with signature LEGO humor. The vignette also features original dialogue recorded by actress Daisy Ridley, who plays the role of Rey in the Star Wars: The Force Awakens film.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Diamond Announces Contents of the July 2016 PREVIEWS

Gerard Way Kicks Off DC Entertainment's New Young Animal Imprint with Doom Patrol

(BALTIMORE, MD) — (June 2016) — The July edition of Diamond Comic Distributors’ monthly PREVIEWS catalog arrives in comic shops, hobby stores, and other specialty outlets on June 29th and features comic books, graphic novels, toys, and other pop culture merchandise scheduled to go on sale beginning September 2016.

ON OUR FRONT COVER: The Doom Patrol is back in action in Gerard Way and Nick Derington's Doom Patrol from DC Entertainment's new Young Animal imprint.
ON OUR BACK COVER: Alex Ross provides a teaser image featuring Ms. Marvel, Nova, and Spider-Man for Marvel Comics' forthcoming Marvel Now.

Toy Art Gallery x Martin Ontiveros' MAGI MALEFICARUM "Clear Lightning" Release

Toy Art Gallery will be releasing Martin Ontiveros' Magi Maleficarum "Clear Lightning" Release tomorrow, Friday, June 24th at 12 Noon Pacific HERE. The Set of 3 will cost $50.

Limited Free Tickets available for Sunday, 6/26 LEGO/DC event in NYC

Adventure Time’s John DiMaggio, Young Justice’s Jason Spisak featured at Warner Bros. Home Entertainment’s
Special Sunday, June 26 World Premiere of

LEGO® DC COMICS SUPER HEROES -
JUSTICE LEAGUE:
GOTHAM CITY BREAKOUT
 
at DIRECTORS GUILD OF AMERICA IN NEW YORK

Family-Friendly Event set for Sunday Afternoon includes
Screening, Film Talent Panel, Signed Posters & LEGO® Toys for All Kids;
Limited Free Tickets Available to Fans on First Come, First Served Basis


Entertainment Earth's The Joker from The Dark Knight Jack in the Box SDCC 2016 Exclusive

Entertainment Earth x Bif Bang Pow! announces The Joker from The Dark Knight Jack in the Box SDCC 2016 Exclusive. Limited to 3000 pieces. You can pre-order this HERE for $49.99.

Please note that these will be sold at SDCC first and any remaining pieces will go to fulfill pre-orders.

Factory Entertainment's Jurassic World - Maps & Signs Lithograph Print Set SDCC 2016 Exclusive

Factory Entertainment announced their sixth SDCC 2016 exclusive which is Jurassic World - Map & Signs Lithograph Print Set. Individual print size is 8"x12" and is Limited to 500 pieces. You can pre-order this HERE for $25.

Entertainment Earth's Dexter Pin Mate Wooden Figure SDCC 2016 Exclusive

Entertainment Earth x Bif Bang Pow!'s Dexter Pin Mate Wooden Figure SDCC 2016 Exclusive. 2 inches tall and and edition of 1008 pieces. Not attending SDCC? You can pre-order Dexter HERE for $4.99.

Please note that these will be sold at SDCC first so any remaining pieces will go to fulfill any pre-orders.

Sideshow's San Diego Comic-Con Exclusives

Sideshow Announces San Diego Comic-Con Exclusives
Pre-Order and Pick Up at Sideshow’s Booth #1929

June 21, 2016—Thousand Oaks, CA—Sideshow® is excited to share this year’s San Diego Comic-Con exclusives: an R2-D2 Unpainted Prototype Sixth Scale Figure and three new variant art prints featuring The Gotham Sirens of the DC universe!

Collectors can visit sideshow.com/sdccexclusives to place pre-orders. Pick up will be available at Sideshow’s Comic-Con booth #1929 from July 21 to 24, 2016.

R2-D2 Unpainted Prototype Sixth Scale Figure
Based on the R2-D2 Deluxe Sixth Scale Figure, everyone’s favorite astromech has been re-imagined as an unpainted prototype droid fresh off the factory line with a distinctive monochromatic silver finish. Equipped with hinged panels and articulated light-up dome, this unique limited edition exclusive will be an excellent addition to any Star Wars collection.
Product features:
  • A rotating dome
  • Light-up logic function display
  • Processor state indicator
  • Holographic projector (doesn’t actually project a holograph)
  • Articulated terrain tread legs
  • Four access compartments with hinged panels

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

ATARI DELUXE EDITION FROM DYNAMITE INCLUDES SLIPCASE, RETRO DESIGN, AND 100 GAMES TO DOWNLOAD

DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES THE
ART OF ATARI® DELUXE EDITION!

The Hotly Anticipated Hardcover Compendium to One of
History's Most Iconic Brands Arrives in a Deluxe Slipcase Edition
with Retro Design Elements, 100 Games to Download, and More!


June 21, 2016, Mt. Laurel, NJ: As the buzz around Dynamite Entertainment's upcoming release of ART OF ATARI® continues to grow, the publisher announces the highly limited Deluxe Edition of perhaps the most important retrospective in the history of gaming! Perfect for lifelong Atari fans, collectors, and those that appreciate its grand history, the ART OF ATARI Deluxe Edition recaptures the glory of retro gaming with nostalgic visuals of the Atari Era, plus countless hours of pixelated video game entertainment!

Toy Art Gallery to Release "Power Pink" Uglydoll Mini Monsters Tomorrow

Toy Art Gallery will be releasing their first painted release of Uglydoll's Mini Monsters tomorrow, Wednesday, June 22nd at 12 Noon Pacific HERE for $15 each or the set of 8 for $75.