News round-up, 11/8/08

—Larger photos of prototype Masterpiece Grimlock (Toynewsi) —Packaged photos of DCUC Adam Strange/Starfire two-pack (Mattycollector) —Gears of War 2 NECA figure photos (Figures.com) —MTV wants a few good fanboys/girls (nycomiccon.com) —Marvel Select Wolverine w/ First Appearance Variant (MarvelousNews) —McFarlane’s Halo Wars Wave 1, still no sign of figures from first two games (Toynewsi) —Hasbro Indiana […]

Odds ‘n Ends > Per Edition

ODD: CornerStoreComics gave an update yesterday on shipping for DC Universe Classics and Movie Masters; Mattel “should be shipping” DCUC3 “toward the end of this month.” In my grumpily pessimistic view, that means I’ll receive my figures sometime around August 15. Dwaltrip, it looks like you’re gonna win. I’d be very happy to be wrong, […]

Marcus Fenix

I’m back, baby! Spent last week hopping about the country–first to Houston for a wedding, then to Los Angeles to make preparations for my own nuptials. But now I’m back in Boston just in time for the Celtics to have to go to Game 7…again. When I got back, I made my usual toy rounds […]