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First Official Pokémon Character Artwork Released for Pokémon X and Pokémon Y

by on January 14, 2013
The Pokémon Company and Nintendo released today official video game art and additional details about the starter Pokémon: Chespin, Fennekin, and Froakie, and Legendary Pokémon, Xerneas and Yveltal.   Other details revealed today are the heights and weights for Legendary Pokémon Xerneas and Yveltal. They are as follows: · Xerneas: Height: 9’10” Weight: 474.0 lbs. · Yveltal: Height: 19’00” Weight: […]

PR: Disney XD, Marvel Entertainment and First Book Team Up to Champion Children’s Literacy With “Marvel Comics Close-Up”

by on January 12, 2013
DISNEY XD, MARVEL ENTERTAINMENT AND FIRST BOOK TEAM UP TO CHAMPION CHILDREN’S LITERACY WITH “MARVEL COMICS CLOSE-UP,” INITIATIVE INCLUDES ABC OWNED TELEVISION STATIONS Spider-Man Joins Disney Stars and Local Boys & Girls Clubs in Burbank, California to Kick Off Initiative More Than 210,000 Books to be Donated to Local Communities Disney XD, Marvel Entertainment, First […]

PR: Wii U Hardware Sales Surpass Wii Sales by More Than $30 Million through First Six Weeks

by on January 11, 2013
With more than 460,000 units sold in December, Wii U has now sold nearly 890,000 units in the United States after only 41 days on the market, according to the NPD Group. To date, Wii U hardware sales have generated more than $300 million in the U.S. alone; Wii hardware had generated just more than […]

PR: Skylanders Giants Reaches More Than $500 Million in U.S. Retail Sales

by on January 11, 2013
Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. announced today that, according to data from the NPD Group, the Skylanders franchise crossed $500 million in retail sales in the U.S., inclusive of accessory packs and figures, and reached this milestone faster than any other kids’ gaming property.  Additionally, together Skylanders Giants and […]

PR: “My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic – Pinkie Pie Party” on DVD January 29, 2013

by on January 11, 2013
On January 29th, Shout! Factory Kids, in collaboration with Hasbro Studios, will release MY LITTLE PONY: FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC – PINKIE PIE PARTY on DVD exclusively at Walmart! MY LITTLE PONY: FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC – PINKIE PIE PARTY AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY AT WALMART JANUARY 29, 2013   Los Angeles, CA – Let’s Paaaarrr-ty! My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic – Pinkie […]

PR: Marvel Comics Releases Teaser Image for April 2013 Issue of Uncanny X-Men

by Grant Whiteon January 11, 2013
The Future of Marvel NOW! Is REVOLUTION. Brian Michael Bendis. Frazer Irving. April 2013  To find a comic shop near you, visit www.comicshoplocator.com or call 1-888-comicbook.  Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is one of the world’s most prominent character-based entertainment companies, built on a proven library of over 8,000 characters featured […]

PR: Dark Horse Comics – Star Wars #1 Sells Out in 24 Hours

by Grant Whiteon January 11, 2013
STAR WARS #1 SELLS OUT IN 24 HOURS! REPRINT WILL ARRIVE FEBRUARY 6! January 11, MILWAUKIE, OR—The critically acclaimed and highly anticipated Star Wars #1, written by Brian Wood, has officially sold out of its first printing and will be going for a second run next month! Set in the classic era with classic characters, this all-new Star Wars features artist Carlos […]

PR: Dark Horse Comics Announces Four Pencil Variant Covers for Star Wars

by Grant Whiteon January 11, 2013
DARK HORSE ANNOUNCES A SERIES OF FOUR EXTREMELY LIMITED PENCIL VARIANTS FOR STAR WARSTM! JANUARY 11, MILWAUKIE, OR­–The year is off to a HUGE start, as this week saw the release of what is not only one of 2013’s most anticipated Star Wars comics, but also one of the most-talked-about comics launches of the year overall! To add to […]

PR: NIS America Announces Hanasaku Iroha Blossoms for Tomorrow, Volume 1, Premium Edition

by Grant Whiteon January 10, 2013
LET YOUR HEART BLOOM WITH HANASAKU IROHA ~ BLOSSOMS FOR TOMORROW ~ THIS APRIL! Santa Ana, CA (January 10, 2013) – NIS America is happy to announce that Hanasaku Iroha Blossoms for Tomorrow  Volume 1 Premium Edition, a heartwarming series full of lovable and memorable characters, will be released in North America on April 9 of […]

Square Enix Announces Limited Edition for Hitman HD: Trilogy

by on January 10, 2013
Square Enix, Inc. confirmed today the details for the  Hitman HD: Trilogy limited edition which will be released on for PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system and Xbox 360 on January 29th in North America. According to the publisher of Square Enix and IO Interactive A/S,   this limited edition includes an art book with 22 […]