Equipment: Alien Covenant Figures from NECA…These are What Nightmares are Made of…

“You still don’t understand what you’re dealing with, do you? The perfect organism. Its structural perfection is only matched by its hostility.”-Ash (Alien 1979) The alien is a perfect killing machine. The species has been the subject of 6 films and countless nightmares. Just as it is with some brides and children, the alien is so ugly it is attractive. Designed by Dutch artist H.R. Giger, the alien is a bit reptilian, a bit insect, and designed to kill. Now when you take this perfect creature have a company like NECA make the toys you get perfection on top of perfection. Continue reading

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Training Simulations: Here is a Look at the Newest Game for the Nintendo Switch- L.A. Noire

Today we’re thrilled to share the new official trailer for L.A. Noire for the Nintendo Switch, featuring contextual touch screen controls for portable detective work, a Joy-Con™ mode with gyroscopic controls, HD rumble and new wide and over-the-shoulder camera angles. Continue reading

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Vids: The Punk Rock Documentary D.O.A: A Right of Passage Coming Soon to Home Video

D.O.A.: A Right Of Passage is the ground-breaking classic rockumentary about the origin of punk rock. The film will be coming to select theaters in mid-November, and will also be available in a collector’s edition Blu-ray + DVD package.

The vision for the film can be attributed to two people: Tom Forcade (the founder of High Times magazine) and filmmaker Lech Kowalski (East of Paradise). The production centered around the Sex Pistols 1978 tour of the US, which ended with the group breaking up. Forcade and Kowalski followed the band with handheld cameras through the clubs and bars during their seven-city U.S. tour. Continue reading

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Vids: Kingsman The Golden Circle Comes to Home Video in December

Rejoin the world’s most elite secret service when Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment releases KINGSMAN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-rayTM and DVD December 12. Director Matthew Vaughn returns to helm the sequel in his signature kick-ass style, with stars Colin Firth, Taron Egerton and Mark Strong reprising the roles that helped make Kingsman a global phenomenon. Continue reading

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Equipment: Holiday Gift Guide from Bluefin… Marvel, Ghostbusters, Mortal Kombat and Studio Ghibli

Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, Asia and more, highlights a colorful variety of unique products that will make excellent gift selections for collectors and fans this holiday season.

Browse a variety of one-of-a-kind products from leading Bluefin brands such as BLITZWAY, Iron Studios, Storm Collectibles, SEN-TI-NEL, Studio Ghibli and Bandai Shogukan. These products are available now from authorized Bluefin retailers nationwide and also from select leading online outlets. Continue reading

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Equipment: Vinimates, Batman: The Animated Series, Beetlejuice, Justice League Movie…and more In Stores Now from Diamond Select

It’s a Vinimates invasion! This week a vendetta of Vinimates is headed to your local comic shop, courtesy of Diamond Select Toys! From Justice League to Beetlejuice, from Predator to Nightmare Before C­­­hristmas, the 4-inch vinyl figures are sweeping across the pop-culture landscape, and your collection is about to expand dramatically! Also out this week: PVC dioramas from The Dark Tower, a resin statue of Psylocke, resin busts of the Penguin and Doomsday, a Hydra bottle opener, a Nightmare Before Christmas Santa Claus doll, and Minimates from Nightmare, X-Men and Elf! It’s the best of all worlds! Read on for details, then reserve your favorites at your local comic shop or your favorite online retailer! Continue reading

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Transmissions: SYFY Has Locked Down Final Casting for the New Series Deadly Class Based on the Graphic Novel of the Same Name

DEADLY CLASS follows a disillusioned teen recruitedinto a storied high school for assassins. Maintaining his moral code while surviving a ruthless curriculum, vicious social cliques, and his own adolescent uncertainties may prove fatal. Set against the backdrop of late 80s counter culture, DEADLY CLASS is a coming of age journey unlike anything you’ve ever seen.

Benedict Wong is set for the role of “Master Lin,” the headmaster of the School for the Deadly Arts. Deadly and feared. He’s an ever-changing chameleon who keeps his students desperate for his approval. British actor Wong is best known for his roles in “Dr. Strange,” “The Martian,” and recently starred in “Marco Polo.” Recent television credits include “Black Mirror: Hated In The Nation,” “Electric Dreams” and “Blade Runner: Nexus Dawn.” Next year Wong will star in “Avengers: Infinity War” and Alex Garland’s “Annihilation.”  Continue reading

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Equipment: New from Diamond Select Toys Thor: Ragnarok Minimates Smash Walgreens and Toys”R”Us!

The highly anticipated motion picture Marvel’s Thor: Ragnarok is a box-office smash, and you can collect most of the film’s stellar cast in a new assortment of Marvel Minimates from Diamond Select Toys, in stores now! With exclusive mini-figures at comic shops, Toys”R”Us and Walgreens stores, you can relive the adventure of the movie in your own home! Continue reading

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Equipment: New from Playmates Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles as the Ghostbusters

The original Ghostbusters’ movie has real staying power. Aside from the 80s music the movie actually holds up for the new millennia. When Ghostbusters first hit the screen in 1984 it broke records. Ghostbusters held the record for highest grossing comedy movie until Home Alone came along in 1990. I must admit that Ghostbusters earned that title and really should have kept it but, that’s life. Surprisingly Ghostbusters are still popular and even my nieces and nephews, who weren’t even a gleam in their parent’s eyes in 1984, know and love this movie. Continue reading

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E.V.A.: Game of Thrones: The Touring Exhibition Invades Europe with Props and Costumes from the Hit Show

Based on the groundbreaking HBO® series, GAME OF THRONES: The Touring Exhibition will give fans the experience of a lifetime with an up-close and personal look into the world of Westeros and Essos.  In collaboration with HBO Global Licensing, global events provider GES  designed and built the show’s largest public display to date. The exhibition beautifully showcases the sumptuous costumes, authentic props, and majestic settings from all seven seasons of the worldwide hit series GAME OF THRONES in an interactive, immersive experience which leads visitors through several dynamically themed exhibition areas. Sold Out and Encore are partnering with GES to present the exhibition in Barcelona. Continue reading

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