Poe’s Point > Thoughts on SDCC 2013, Part II: Star Wars, Marvel, TMNT, Toynami, Mezco, Square Enix

Continuing my thoughts on the SDCC reveals from last week… Hasbro Hasbro has four big licenses action figure franchises: Transformers, G.I. Joe, Star Wars, and Marvel. I don’t really collect Transformers or G.I. Joe at all (with a few exceptions), so I’ll just comment on the other two. Star Wars There was 3.75″ stuff, but […]

Final Thoughts: Mattel’s SDCC Reveals

Hey guys, I want to thank all of you – everybody who corrected my flubs, everyone who posted and brought the conversation, all you readers, and Mr. Poe Ghostal for giving me this awesome opportunity!  Remember to check out my regular column at Nerditis – Life In Plastic runs on Mondays, Wednesday, and Fridays.  Okay, […]

Final Thoughts: NECA’s SDCC Reveals

Well, the con is winding down, and everybody’s shared all their secrets.  Since I am currently embroiled in an illicit affair with NECA (or so my critics say!), I feel I should give my final thoughts on their reveals this week.

Gothitropolis Ravens Update: The Screaming Eagle!

  AMERICA! GO AMERICA! AMERRRRRIIIICAAAAAAA!  America is August 4th, right? Well, we’re still about $9K off from unlocking it, but the last of the Ravens figures – the secret one – has been revealed to be a Screaming Bald Eagle!  In red, white, and blue colors! And yes, the Horsemen are thinking of giving him […]

DC Collectibles Panel News

Okay, this is NOT Mattel’s DC figures!  I got it this time, I promise! So, from their Panel, we’ve got some news! -The 50th Batman Black & White statue is going to come out.  And wow!  I never would have thought it could last that long!  Is there somebody out there who’s got each one? […]

TMNT News From Last Night’s Panel

Well, now that Mattel’s shown off its stuff, let’s have a look at the Playmates panel! -To start with, Bebop and Rocksteady are coming some time in the Fall.  Probably Winter, but they haven’t been cancelled! -And Series 3 of the Classics?  Movie turtles.  Not Shredder, Splinter, or anybody else.  Turtle variants.  Well, at least […]