Wednesday, March 25, 2015

IDW's Exclusive, Signing & Panel Schedule at ECCC This Weekend

IDW Takes Seattle!
Where To Be At Emerald City Comicon
 
San Diego, CA (March 25, 2015) – Attendants of Seattle’s renowned Emerald City Comicon are in for surprise announcements, exceptional signings and a weekend full of fun from IDW! Taking place this weekend from March 27th – March 29th at the Washington State Convention Center, come by the IDW booth (#1802) to stock up on your collection, meet your favorite creators, and score a truly outrageous exclusive. Additionally, Top Shelf can be found at booth #1225, where you can meet the creative team behind the hit satire God Is Disappointed in You, Mark Russell and Shannon Wheeler!

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Toy Art Gallery x Lurk's "Minty Green" Lurkfoot Vinyl Figure Release

Toy Art Gallery will be releasing the first retail release of Lurk's "Minty Green" Lurkfoot soft vinyl figure tomorrow, Wednesday, March 25th HERE and in-store for $75.

Cometdebris' Clear Blue & Glow Marbled Vinyl Sametan Release

Cometdebris will be releasing a brand new Sametan soft vinyl figure for $45. It is clear blue & glow marbled vinyl. Sametan will be released this Saturday, March 28th at 9PM Pacific / March 29th at 1PM Japan in their store HERE.

STARZ ADDS THE INFAMOUS ‘BLACKBEARD’ TO “BLACK SAILS” PIRATE CREW WITH CASTING OF RAY STEVENSON FOR SERIES’ THIRD SEASON

Starz Releases Behind-the-Scenes Teaser for Season Three set to Return in 2016

Beverly Hills, Calif., March 24, 2015 -Starz announced today the casting of Ray Stevenson (“Rome,” Divergent), as the iconic pirate ‘Blackbeard,’ also known as ‘Edward Teach,’ on the Emmy®-winning Original series “Black Sails.” One of the most notorious pirates to have ever lived, ‘Edward Teach’ (‘Blackbeard’) returns to settle some unfinished business, but a great deal has changed during his absence, and he will have to disrupt cemented alliances and challenge new ones to achieve the impossible.

Starz also released a new behind-the-scenes ‘first look’ at season three which is currently in production in South Africa. The teaser will air on STARZ following the season two finale and includes a peek at the dreaded marauder ‘Blackbeard.’ The season two finale will air on Saturday, March 28th at 9 pm ET/PT exclusively on STARZ.

Pre-order Funko's Family Guy POP! Vinyl Figures

Pre-order Funko's Family Guy POP! Vinyl Figures now at Entertainment Earth. They are $9.99 each and scheduled to be released in June. Direct links for Ray Gun Stewie, Stewie, Brian and Peter.

Disney Furuta Choco Egg Mini Figure Collection Sets

Pre-order these Disney Furuta Choco Egg Mini Figure Sets from Entertainment Earth. These are sold in 3 sets which are Disney Pixar, Disney Pixar Series 2 and Disney Character. You can pre-order them for $43.99 per set. The figures are about 1 1/2-inches and 2-inches tall. These are scheduled to arrive in June.

Mortal Kombat X Bobble Heads

Mezco Toyz also announced the pre-order of Mortal Kombat X Scorpion and Sub-Zero Bobble Heads today and you can get them HERE and HERE for $16 each. They are 6" tall and are scheduled to arrive in October.

Mortal Kombat X Sub-Zero and Scorpion Plush

Mezco Toyz presents Mortal Kombat X Sub-Zero and Scorpion Plush which is up for pre-order now HERE and HERE for $15 each. Scheduled to arrive in October. They stand 8" tall.

MULTIVERSE STUDIO RELEASES NINJA GAIDEN® 3: RYU PAINT MASTER IMAGES

MULTIVERSE STUDIO RELEASES NINJA GAIDEN® 3: RYU PAINT MASTER IMAGES
Iconic Video-game Ninja Collectible Releasing June 2015
LOS ANGELES, Calif., (Mar 24, 2015) – Leading toy manufacturer Multiverse Studio Inc. revealed today the licensor approved paint master images of the Ninja Gaiden® 3 Ryu Hayabusa Premium Quality Resin Statue.

ComiXology Comes to Emerald City Comicon with Panels, Giveaways and a Hiring Party with Free Drinks!

March 24th, 2015 – New York, NY – ComiXology, the revolutionary cloud-based digital comics platform, is coming to Emerald City Comicon with panels giveaways and a party where they’ll mix and mingle with motivated comics fans eager to learn about how to join the comiXology team! The Seattle based show runs from Friday, March 27th to Sunday, March 29th at the Washington State Convention Center.

“We can’t think of a better place to get the word out about our open positions than Emerald City Comicon in Seattle, the home town of our parent company, Amazon,“ said comiXology co-founder and CEO David Steinberger. “ComiXology is a company of incredibly smart people working every day to take comics further by having the best selection of comics, graphic novels and manga in the world. I’m looking forward to meeting future comiXologists at our events.”

With nearly 30 open positions in New York City and Seattle, comiXology is utilizing Emerald City Comicon as an opportunity to get the word out on their expansion. On Saturday night, comiXology will be hosting a party, open to the public with free drinks while supplies last and limited edition t-shirts available first come first serve. There attendees will be able to talk directly to comiXology’s CEO and co-founder David Steinberger, CTO Jeff DiBartolomeo, and other comiXologists who will be available to discuss positions at comiXology.

During ECCC, comiXology will be hosting a number of panels for comic fans and job seekers alike. On Friday, join comiXology and other great panelists at the Comics: Where to Begin? panel for personal recommendations to help you find comics you’ll love. For creators and cartoonists interested in digital self-publishing, the ComiXology Submit: The Future of Self-Publishing is a don’t-miss panel. Capping off the weekend on Sunday is the Hire Me! Panel, focused on pursuing jobs in the comics industry as a whole - not just comiXology.

At each panel, comiXology will be passing out limited edition t-shirts, free comics, and Kindle Fire tablets to lucky attendees of the panels.

LEGO Ninjago: Shadow of Ronin Now Available

WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT, TT GAMES
AND THE LEGO GROUP KICK UP THE FUN WITH THE LAUNCH OF

LEGO® NINJAGO: SHADOW OF RONIN ™ NOW AVAILABLE FOR
 NINTENDO 3DS & PLAYSTATION®VITA SYSTEM

Protect the World of Ninjago from Ronin and His Army of Dark Samurai
In An Expansive New Ninjago Adventure

NEW DELUXE EDITION OF GYO HORROR MANGA STORY DEBUTS FROM VIZ MEDIA

Death From The Sea Ravages Japan In The Definitive New Hardcover Edition Of Horror Master’s Celebrated Manga

San Francisco, CA, March 23, 2015 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, delivers a lavish new edition of one of the manga (graphic novel) genre’s most seminal horror titles with the publication of the GYO Deluxe Edition on April 21st.

Gecco's Berserk/Guts 1/6 Scale Statue

Berserk / Guts 1/6 scale statue - Lost Children Arc, The Black Swordsman Ver.
Gecco just announced the release of Berserk/Guts 1/6 Scale Statue - Lost Children Arc, The Black Swordsman Version today. Produced by Gecco in Japan and Scheduled to be released September 2015. More pictures and details below:


Monday, March 23, 2015

Bob's Burgers LIVE

So are you a huge fan of Bob's Burgers? Looks like there is a Bob's Burgers LIVE Show and will be at a few East Coast Locations March 25-28. For tickets and more info on when they might be hitting your city go HERE.

Toejam and Earl: Back in the Groove Kickstarter

Who remembers Toejam & Earl? We just found out about it now but there is 3 days left on their Kickstarter to bring these guys back in a new video game as well as vinyl figures and other merchandise. As of this posting they are almost at their goal.