Archives by Tag 'DC'

Superman Gets New Powers, Becomes Stretch Armstrong

by James


I’m sure the producers of The Man of Steele wasn’t thrilled when toy commercials were leaked on YouTube today that hinted at spoilers for their upcoming blockbuster about … you know who. But there they are … pitching new toys for the holidays, and giving a peak at what may be the storyline. WARNING! SPOILERS AHEAD!

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The Dark Knight Rises Battle of Gotham City Playset

by James


It’s been kinda wierd seeing Batman toys this time around, mostly because the Dark Knight is … well … so … dark! I mean, this ain’t your daddy’s Caped Crusader, and the Christopher Nolan films aren’t really family fare, are they? But this Target exclusive Battle of Gotham City Playset is!

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Mattel Announces 2012 SDCC Tiny Titans Exclusives

by James


If you’re a fan of the Cartoon Network animated series Teen Titans, and will be down in San Diego for the 2012 ComiCon, you may want to swing by the Mattel booth early for a shot at picking up this adorable set of Tiny Titans exclusives.

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LEGO teams up with DC to create stop motion app

by James


So you’ve gotten your kids all these LEGOs and minifigs, don’t you think it’s time they became the next Steven Spielberg? Or at least Nick Park? Well, they can with the new LEGO┬« Super Hero Movie Maker app for the iPhone.

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Join the Justice League with these new custom action figures

by James


Admit it. When you read a Batman or Superman comic book, or even Wonder Woman, you fantasize that you were that super hero. It’s natural. Every kid does it. They dream of being the Dark Knight, or the Man of Krypton, and taking down the evil likes of the Joker (and some even with they WERE the Joker!). That’s what Firebox is counting on with a new line of custom action figures that puts you under the cape.

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Happy Meal Toys getting Green … literally

by James


OK. I’m not talking good for the environment. No potato plastic or anything like that. We’re talking about Green Happy Meal Toys as in Green Lantern. Finally, Happy Meal toys are cool again.

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Hasbro releases another cool Spud

by James


Mr. Potato head has been a storm trooper, Darth Vader, a Klingon, Captain Kirk, Han Solo, Jolly ole Saint Nick, The King, part of Kiss, Buzz Lightyear, and even Iron Man. But what he’s never been is the Dark Knight … until now.

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LEGO Marvel coming just in time for my birthday …

by James

LEGO Magazine has a new ad out for the Marvel Universe line of LEGO toys, and guess what … they’re coming just in time for my birthday! W00t!

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HeroClix previews The 12 Days of Clix-mas

by James


To preview their upcoming 2012 line of HeroClix Toys, WizKids has started releasing preview pictures under the guise of the “The 12 Days of Clix-mas.” And there’s some pretty cool ones out there to fulfill your yuletime gaming fantasies …

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Lord of the Rings makes Fellowship with LEGO

by James


One brick to rule them all … yep, that’s right, LEGO has entered into a merchandising agreement with Warner Brothers Consumer Products to bring yet another shield title to the LEGO universe … THE LORD OF THE RINGS.

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