Toys
-
LATEST ARTICLES
 
comiccon

Comic-Con 2013: Day Two Schedule Highlights

by Alex Beanon July 9, 2013
The Day Two Comic-Con 2013 schedule has been officially released and, should you happen to be lucky enough to make it to San Diego in less than two weeks, here are the Day Two highlights from which you will have your pick… Day Two morning highlights – right off the bat, you will have to […]
mcm_manchester_comic_con

PR: MCM Manchester Comic Con Advance Sales Soar 138%; Gets Extra Day in 2014

by Grant Whiteon July 8, 2013
MCM MANCHESTER COMIC CON – MANCHESTER CENTRAL – 20 JULY MCM Manchester Comic Con is to grow to a two day show for 2014, event organisers announced today. The move comes as advance ticket sales for this month’s Manchester event show a massive 138% increase compared with last year’s event – with hall space at […]

comiccon

Comic-Con 2013: Day One Schedule Highlights

by Alex Beanon July 5, 2013
The Day One Comic-Con 2013 schedule has been officially released and, as usual, there are far too many items of interest than it is humanly possible to see barring a scientific revelation allowing you to clone your body into at least three different versions of itself so that it may attend all the cool events. […]
shellraiser-FEATURED

PR: Nickelodeon UK brings the Shellraiser to life for the first time

by Grant Whiteon July 1, 2013
New Shellraiser Tour, in association with Sky Go, will visit ten Asda locations across the country throughout July London, 1st July 2013 – Nickelodeon is bringing the iconic Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ vehicle to life, as it announces the first nationwide consumer event with the Turtles brand.  The Shellraiser Tour will give thousands of children […]

lego

LEGO: The Movie Trailer

by Alex Beanon June 20, 2013
It is a wonderful world we live in when superheroes and NBA All-Stars can be assembled in one room – even if it is only in LEGO form…and for a movie. The newly released trailer for “LEGO: The Movie” [release date: February 7, 2014] shows that there may be a love story and there will […]
MCM_ComicCon_London_v-300x280

PR: MCM London Comic Con Sees Record Attendance; Show to Expand in October

by Grant Whiteon June 11, 2013
MCM LONDON COMIC CON – EXCEL LONDON – MAY & OCTOBER MCM London Comic Con may already be Europe’s biggest comic con, but the show will be even bigger when it returns to ExCel London this October, organisers today revealed. “MCM London Comic Con will be soaring from 25,000 m2 to 34,000 m2, spreading the […]

JUSTICE-LEAGUE

Is There Any Justice In This World?

by Alex Beanon May 22, 2013
For what seems like years going on eons, the specter of a possible “Justice League” feature film has hovered above Earth, preparing to pounce with typical movie blockbuster power. But for a multitude of reasons – at least one of them being the fact that Disney’s purchase and subsequent empowering of Marvel Comics allowed Marvel […]
thumb-legobatman20130515

Review: Amusing Silliness in "LEGO Batman: The Movie - DC Superheroes Unite"

by Ed Liuon May 22, 2013
Back in 2009, Batman: The Brave and the Bold parodied the reaction of a particular brand of Batman fan in the episode “Legends of the Dark Mite!”, with a tirade about how Batman is best suited in a role of “gritty, urban crime detective” and going on to rant about the show’s specific brand of […]

thumb-spongebobbear

PR: Build-A-Bear Workshop Makes a Splash with New "SpongeBob SquarePants" Collection

by Ed Liuon May 16, 2013
Build-A-Bear Workshop Makes a Splash  with New SpongeBob SquarePants Collection Company introduces collection of plush friends based on the global pop culture icon ST. LOUIS (May 14, 2013) – Build-A-Bear Workshop®, the interactive entertainment retailer of customizable stuffed animals, announced today a new relationship with Nickelodeon to bring the hit animated series, SpongeBob SquarePants, to […]
thumb-equestriagirls

NY Times on Hub Network's "My Little Pony: Equestria Girls"

by Ed Liuon May 13, 2013
The New York Times has taken a look at Hasbro’s plans for the Equestria Girls expansion of the My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic series. The article notes the Ponies’ resurgence in popularity thanks to the new show on the Hub, the impact the series seems to have had on the toyline, the pitch behind […]