Comic Books

  • For Those Taking A Shot At ‘Deadpool’: New Casting Call Hints At Supporting Roles

    Posted Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 02:00 pm GMT -5

    Fresh off the casting news about Gina Carano playing Angel Dust in the upcoming ‘Deadpool’ film, we have also learned that the film is operating under the production title of ‘WHAM!’ and that Casting 247 has put out a casting call for the movie. Aside from the character of Keren who fits pretty closely with […]

  • Toy Fair 2015: Dark Horse Collectibles Showcase

    Posted Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -5

    While they’ve spent the better part of the last three decades blowing up the comic book industry with some of the best books on the market, a lot of you don’t know that Dark Horse has slowly but surely taking over the collectibles market as well! This year looks to be no exception as they […]

  • Toy Fair 2015: New ‘Masters Of The Universe’ Subscription Coming!

    Posted Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -5

    While their fan favorite ‘ Masters of the Universe Classics’ toyline is coming to a close after this year’s subscription ends, that doesn’t necessarily mean that Mattel has no plans to continue to give their fans the ‘ Masters of the Universe’ figures they want! This year at Toy Fair 2015, Mattel announced an all […]

  • Unfurling New Options: Warners Bros Speaking to Joel Kinnaman for Rick Flagg Role

    Posted Monday, February 16th, 2015 09:00 pm GMT -5

    Continuing the ongoing coverage of the upcoming Warner Bros/DC supervillain film is news that Joel Kinnaman (‘The Killing,’ ‘Robocop‘) is talks to take the role of Rick Flagg, the leader of of the team. A while back it had originally been reported that Tom Hardy would be filling the role of Flagg, but he stepped […]

  • Toy Fair 2015: New Retro Styled Funko ReAction

    Posted Monday, February 16th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -5

    Remember back when you were a kid, and you were watching one awesome movie after another awesome movie, and wondering “why aren’t there toys for this”? Well, while they might be a few years late for some peoples taste, Funko is taking the initiative to bring you toys of all of your favorite films and […]

  • Gina Carano Jumps Into ‘Deadpool’

    Posted Monday, February 16th, 2015 06:00 pm GMT -5

    Sources confirm that Gina Carano will be joining Ryan Reynolds onscreen when ‘Deadpool’ hits theaters. She will be on-screen playing a character named “Angel Dust,” who in the comics was part of the underground sewer dwelling mutants known as the Morlocks. Seeing as how ‘Deadpool‘ will take place in the same cinematic universe as the […]

  • Toy Fair 2015: New Funko Product Lines Announced!

    Posted Monday, February 16th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -5

    With all of the amazing stuff that comes out of Funko every year (or week for that matter!), it’s easy to miss a few of the new products they release. This weekend at Toy Fair 2015 Funko announced not one, but THREE new Funko brand product lines coming our way this year (this does not […]

  • Toy Fair 2015: Funko POP! Vinyl Reveals

    Posted Monday, February 16th, 2015 02:00 pm GMT -5

    If you’ve been a Toy News Tuesday reader, then you’re no stranger to Funko or their POP! Vinyl line. This toyline quickly took the collecting world by storm and seems to only be getting bigger and bigger with each passing week! This year at Toy Fair 2015, Funko had arguably more new products to […]

  • Toy Fair 2015: New Funko Mystery Minis Announced

    Posted Monday, February 16th, 2015 12:12 pm GMT -5

    Since their major debut last year, Funko’s blind-boxed vinyl Mystery Minis line has quickly become one of their most popular series of collectibles! With Mystery Minis, you never know just what figure might show up in your blind box, so it’s easy enough to get addicted to them. Many collectors just keep buying them until […]

  • Toy Fair 2015: NECA Showcases New Products

    Posted Sunday, February 15th, 2015 07:09 pm GMT -5

    If there were a list of toy companies that keep blasting out some of the best quality merchandise based on all of our favorite brands, NECA would most certainly be placed very highly towards to top of that list (if not at THE top spot). This year at New York Toy Fair 2015, NECA has […]

  • Toy Fair 2015: Diamond Select Obtains DC License

    Posted Saturday, February 14th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -5

    While the details are still few and far between on most of these, the crew over at Diamond Select Toys had some major announcements releasing this weekend from New York Toy Fair 2015! It looks like they have obtained the DC Comics license, or at least part of it, as they have a ton of new […]

  • Toy Fair 2015: DC Collectibles ‘Batman: The Animated Series’

    Posted Saturday, February 14th, 2015 06:30 pm GMT -5

    Warner Brother Animation’s ‘Batman: The Animated Series‘ is still considered one of the pinnacles of classic animation. Even today, almost twenty years after it’s ended, the series is critically lauded as one of the best animated shows of all time. Last year DC Collectibles gave us the first wave of their brand new toyline based […]

  • Toy Fair 2015: Hasbro’s ‘Marvel Legends’ Reveals

    Posted Saturday, February 14th, 2015 04:14 pm GMT -5

    Marvel Studios has spent the last few years mastering the art of the ‘Summer Blockbuster’ and in doing such has also established themselves as the dominators of the action figure aisles each and every year! This year looks to be no different! Hasbro’s live press conference just went down this afternoon and there have been […]

  • Toy Fair 2015: DC Collectibles Tackles ‘Arrow’, ‘The Flash’ and ‘Constantine’

    Posted Saturday, February 14th, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -5

    There’s little question that over the last few years, DC Entertainment has been dominating the small screen with hit after hit! Between ‘Arrow,’ ‘The Flash,’ ‘Gotham’ and ‘Constantine,’ DC’s television series have been some of the greatest success stories of ‘comic-to-film’ adaptations in recent history (especially when you look back at some of their older attempts […]

  • Toy Fair 2015: Gentle Giant Jumbo Sizes The DC Universe

    Posted Friday, February 13th, 2015 08:23 pm GMT -5

    Whether you were a child of the 80s or you were raised in the 90s, the team over at Gentle Giant has got some choice cut slice of prime nostalgia coming your way! Over the last few years, Gentle Giant has been releasing their ‘Jumbo Sized Retro’ figures based on the classic series of our […]