Thursday, April 17, 2014

TAG x Tim Clarke Angkor Wat TOTIMS Release

Toy Art Gallery (TAG) x Tim Clarke's Angkor Wat TOTIMS to be released tomorrow, Friday, April 18th at 12 Noon Pacic HERE for $110.

Each TOTIMS set consists of a total of 4 interchangeable parts which can be rearranged into multiple configurations: one top, two sectionals 1 bottom, plus two connectors and an extra top cap. Combined together the TOTIM towers at 12 inches tall, and each individual part has a 3 inch diameter base (individual heights vary). Each part is also double-sided, giving you even more options for arrangement.
The Ankor Wat TOTIMS feature a detailed paint rub over cool grey vinyl, with highlights picked out in black, gold and silver.  It will be available as both a complete set for $110, as well as an option to build your own! 
TOTIMS are produced by Toy Art Gallery, painted by Shirahama, and are made in Japan. The Ankor Wat Edition TOTIMS will be available on shop.toyartgallery.com this Friday, April 18th at 12PM PST.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

IDW Publishing's Panels, Signings & Exclusives for Wondercon

IDW Publishing announced their panels, signings and exclusives for Wondercon. Check out their press release below:

New BlobPus Pre-Orders

BlobPus has a few new releases up for pre-order. For ordering info go here and read all the details.  First up is GORIGORI in GID. 3500yen + shipping. 

Trouble Boys S00? [NKD] Retailer Edition Pre-Order

Brandt Peters x Ferg's Trouble Boys S00? [NKD] Retailer Edition Pre-Order is now available to pre-order at your favorite designer toy retailer.

TROUBLE BOYS S00? [NKD]: 6" vinyl, cloth and ABS - Includes 3 sets of eye lenses,  2.1 and classic arms, white pajamas with not so hidden clear axe, stovepipe hat (not shown) and a removable helmet.
Suggested retail $85

Son of Batman Premiere & Signing Info at Wondercon



Son of Batman," the 20th DC Universe Animated Original Movie, will have its World Premiere as the featured event at WonderCon on Friday, April 18 in the Arena starting at 6:00pm. The premiere will be followed by a panel discussion amongst voice cast and filmmakers, including several members of the stellar voice cast -- Jason O'Mara (Batman), Sean Maher (Nightwing), Xander Berkeley (Langstrom), Stuart Allan (Damian) -- and filmmakers James Tucker (producer), Ethan Spaulding (director), Phil Bourassa (character designer) and Andrea Romano (dialogue director).

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Warner Archive Collection Panels at Wondercon



Warner Archive Collection presents an incredibly eclectic quartet of panels at WonderCon this coming weekend, April 18-20, spotlighting everything from popular animated super hero TV series and kooky cartoon music to real-life heroes in animation (and back again) and the original transforming toy robots, The GoBots.

Shiprock & Anchordog Comic to Premiere at Wondercon

Premiering at Wondercon is Gregery Miller & Evan Currans's Shiprock & Anchordog Comic Book. More info below:
The comic, "Shiprock And Anchordog" is co-written and illustrated by artist Gregery Miller and creator Evan Curran. It is based on the adventures of two dogs as they travel through surrealistic and imaginative landscapes in the search for one thing: food.

The comic has already been receiving tremendous feedback from the Reddit community nearing upwards of 7,000 views in only a few days. The concept of Shiprock and Anchordog comic was built from the musical rock opera Evan Curran started in western Massachusetts in 2009. Hundreds of kids have already fallen in love with the characters and their story through the music and summer camps Curran runs. Here is a Huffington Post piece by Curran that gives some background about his inspiration for creating this work: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/evan-curran/make-music-for-everyone_b_2287673.html
 
Stop by Gregery's booth at AA-018 in the artist's alley to receive a copy of the comic and to learn more. Gregery is also a traditional artist and professional illustrator having industry experience working with companies like Adult Swim, Disney, and Microsoft. His other work can be seen here: http://www.gregerymiller.com/

DC Entertainment Celebrates 75 Years of Batman at Wondercon

Attention Batman Fans! Check out the press release below of  DC Entertainment's events during Wondercon to Celebrate 75 Years of Batman.

DC ENTERTAINMENT CELEBRATES 75 YEARS OF BATMAN 
AT WONDERCON 2014 WITH STELLAR COLLECTION 
OF TALENT AND EVENTS

All-Star Batman 75th Anniversary Panel includes Jim Lee, Kevin Smith, Kevin Conroy, Bruce Timm, Ralph Garman And Peter Girardi

Saturday, April 12, 2014

SuperAwesome: Art and Giant Robot at the Oakland Museum of CA

SuperAwesome: Art and Giant Robot at the Oakand Museum of CA starting Saturday, April 19th and the show runs until July 27th 2014.

Max Toy x Teresa Chiba's Kibunadon Fish Kaiju Pre-Order

Max Toy has up for pre-order Teresa Chiba's Kibunadon Fish Kaiju of the first painted USA release for $40 HERE. Teresa Chiba was the winner of the Kaiju Gals design a Kaiju contest. The size of Kibunadon is slightly bigger than Negora. Estimated delivery is late May 2014.

The Midnight Six Alavaka

The Midnight Six Alavaka will be released Saturday 4/19/2014 in the DHP Store.
As the sunlight fades a warm green glow burns like an ember from the inside out. Golden flecks shine like stars embedded in their skin as daylight dies giving birth to the purple haze of midnight. Clear vinyl with gold glitter and a double pour GID inner vinyl. Metallic blue, purple and gold sprays with subtle neon accents on the faces and horns. Made in Japan. Not intended for children under 14 years old. Saturday April 19th in the DHP webshop.

Dark Horse's Wondercon Schedule

Dark Horse announces their Wondercon Schedule for Signings and Panels. More info below from their press release:

Join us for free signings by visiting Dark Horse at booth #519 and come see our panels! Details are below!

Free comics, prints, or posters will be available at each signing. There will also be items available for sale. Certain restrictions may apply. Please note that signings will be ticketed or capped as needed. All events are subject to change. 

Comics featuring WonderCon exclusive variant covers are available in limited quantities.  All proceeds from the convention variant of The Witcher will benefit Sharon and Stan Sakai. 

Kidrobot x Soundwall

Kidrobot x Soundwall x Frank Kozik creates 5 Limited Edition, Signed/Numbered Smorkin Labbit pieces. The whole area of the art is a speaker. You can't tell that it's a speaker. Pretty cool and these cost $1599 and sold exclusively at Kidrobot.com or Select Kidrobot Stores. It looks like these are sold out online. Not sure if any stores got them but if you are interested you should give them a call.

Friday, April 11, 2014

Entertainment Earth's G.I. Joe Pimp Daddy Destro Wacky Wobbler Daily Deal

Entertainment Earth's Daily Deal is their Funko Exclusive G.I. Joe Pimp Daddy Destro Wacky Wobbler (Bobble-head) for $4 HERE. Limited Edition of 1008. 7" Tall. This deal is only good for today, April 11th!

Funko POP! Major League Baseball Mascots

Just in time for Baseball Season, Funko Announces the release of POP! MLB Mascots which will be available in May. The first 7 Mascots to be released are Mariner Moose, Mr. Met, Mr. Redlegs, Orbit, Phillie Phanatic, Swinging Friar & Wally The Green Monster.