Equipment: New Captain Action Attack on Mars Uniform Set Coming Soon

Captain Action fans will be thrilled: this year’s San Diego Comic-Con will debut new prototypes of the upcoming Captain Action 1/6th scale line of uniform sets, accompanied by a big publishing announcement.

The new 1/6 scale uniform sets will kick off with our “Attack On Mars” set. This retro space-suit for Captain Action is evocative of classic sci-fi movies and EC space explorers. It also complements the 1960’s Action Boy space suit produced by Ideal for which a Captain Action space suit was never produced. Continue reading

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Hard Copy: New from IDW Comics…Star Trek vs. Transformers

The starship Enterprise finds there’s more to the final frontier when Kirk and his crew come face-to-face with the strangest life forms of all: the shape-changing robots of Cybertron! Prepare to beam up and roll out this September with Star Trek vs. Transformers, a four-issue comic book crossover that is more than meets the eye and is inspired by the continuities of two iconic cartoon shows: Star Trek: The Animated Series (1973) and The Transformers (1984). Continue reading

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Equipment: New Offerings from Diamond Select Toys Including Muppets, Batman and Marvel Goodies

The June Previews catalog is out, and pre-orders are open for a slew of upcoming items from Diamond Select Toys! Contact your local comic shop or your favorite online retailer to put in your orders for our first Galery PVCl from John Wick, the latest figure from the Muppet Show, the newest Tron toys from Kingdom Hearts, and upcoming products based on Marvel Comics and movies, DC Comics and animation, Pacific Rim Uprising, Aliens, and the Classic Batman TV Series! It’s the best of all worlds! Continue reading

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Training Simulations: Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana is the newest game in the Ys series, a series that has been on handheld game systems for most of its iterations. It has now made the leap from the Playstation Vita to the Playstation 4 as well as the perfect platform for it to appear on, Nintendo Switch. This action RPG is the perfect companion to take on the go or to kick back and explore on the big tv at home. Continue reading

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Astronaut Selection (Contest): Win a Copy of Pacific Rim: Uprising from Universal Studios and Geekstronomy

Everyone loves a giveaway. This time around we have the giant robot vs. giant monsters blockbuster, Pacific Rim: Uprising. Thanks to our friends we can offer one (1) lucky winner a Blu-ray copy of the film. Entering is as easy as piloting a Jaeger. Continue reading

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Training Simulations: Turtle Beach Expands ESPORTS Roster with Allegiance Gaming

Turtle Beach (NASDAQ: HEAR) (NASDAQ: HEAR) the leading gaming headset and audio accessory brand, today announced a new partnership with esports franchise Team Allegiance. This partnership will see Turtle Beach equipping Allegiance’s Rocket League team as they do battle in the Rocket League Championship Series, as well as players in Super Smash Bros. Melee, and new mobile esports titles Arena of Valor and Clash Royale with its Elite Pro line of gaming headsets and other audio accessories and gear. Continue reading

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Equipment: Hasbro Announces San Diego Comic Con Exclusive Star Wars Figures-Fan Favorite Doctor Aphra!

The first announcement from Hasbro regarding SDCC is a big one. Fans have wanted a Doctor Aphra figure for a long time and she is finally here! This makes us wish we were going to be in California in July. Continue reading

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Equipment: Marvel Select Star-Lord Action Figure from Diamond Select Toys

I have been a big fan of the Marvel Select figures from Diamond Select Toys for years. My favorite is still the Hawkeye figure from The Avengers (2014). It could be because that was my first Marvel Select or maybe it is because Hawkeye is the coolest Avenger; I can’t decide. Diamond has produced some pretty incredible looking figures. One of those cool figures is the leader of the Guardians of the Galaxy, Peter Quill, AKA Star-Lord.       WARNING: POSSIBLE SPOILERS FOR INFINITY WAR!

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Equipment: The Ecto-1 Vehicle from Playmobil with Special Guest Reviewers The Red Cup Review

Ghostbusters is one of those properties that truly appeals to children of all ages. There are fans now sharing the movie with their children or in some cases their grandchildren. I guess it is fair to say that the Ghostbusters never really went out of style. That original film starred Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Ernie Hudson and Harold Ramis as paranormal experts and was at one point the highest grossing comedy of all time. Continue reading

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Equipment: First Look at the Hasbro Marvel Legends 6 Inch Venom Figures…Including Spider-Ham!

Fans of Venom cannot wait for new film movie starring Tom Hardy as the poor unfortunate soul who merges with an alien life form to become one of the most popular villains in the Marvel Universe. With the movie still 4 months away Hasbro has released some images from the upcoming Venom line of Marvel Legends. Continue reading

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