It only takes two to take over the Netherworld – Etna and Flonne Nendroid review


I’ve been a Makai Senki Disgaea fan since the first game released for the PlayStation 2 (2003) under Atlus, and since then I’ve been hooked on the series and all the different installments, but the one thing the series never got were many figures and statues. There have been a few … Continue reading

Kotobukiya Spring Preview panel at WonderCon 2014


At Wonder Con 2014, Kotobukiya held a special panel showcasing their upcoming figure line for 2014. Room 210A was packed with fans excited to hear more about upcoming releases being moderated by Dan Lujan.  Dan started by announcing that there would be two Kotobukiya exclusives this year for San Diego Comic-Con and one … Continue reading

Kotobukiya Avengers Now Hulk ARTFX+ Statue Review – Hulk Smash


HULK SMASH!!! Bruce Banner’s alter ego is an unstoppable force in the world of Marvel Comics. There are only three things you need to know: he is mean, he is green and he is always angry. Now Kotobukiya brings him to life with the Avengers Now 1/10 scale Hulk ARTFX+ Statue. Based of … Continue reading

The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker Link Nendroid coming this August


Back in 2012, Good Smile released The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword Figma which sold out quickly and originally never made it to America due to high demand, and then a year later Good Smile released another large batch into the market. Now another Link will be immortalized by Good Smile but … Continue reading

Contest – The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword Link Figma Giveaway


The Hero of Time is known for fighting evil…and slicing away at chickens. Link’s adventures have transcended time and space, and he has become one of the most beloved video game characters since the NES. Now here is your chance to have your very own Link figure as we give … Continue reading

Good Smile Company announces new nendoroid and figure pre-orders (Kill la Kill edition)


Good Smile Company has informed us that they have announced some new Nendoroids and Figures from some popular anime series to be released later this year. The best part about this is that they are releasing it to the Western market. GSC will start us off in July 2014 with … Continue reading

NECA unleashes first look at Godzilla


Don’t you just wanna pick him up and take him home? <3 Infamous collectible maker NECA revealed the first look of their officially licensed Godzilla figure from the upcoming Gareth Edward’s summer blockbuster. The high-res photos showcase NECA’s two models from their upcoming HtT (Head-to-Tail) Godzilla action figures. NECA will release … Continue reading

We check out Nerd Block, the monthly mystery package, for the month of March

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You probably have been hearing about these monthly mystery package subscription where you get a mystery box each month filled with nerdy swag. There’s Loot Crate, and then there’s Nerd Block. Nerd Block ($19.99) is a bit pricier than Loot Crate ($13.37), but what it guarantees is a geeky t-shirt … Continue reading

Transformers: Age of Extinction trailer will rip your face off


Since the Super Bowl teaser was released, fans have been salivating over the brief footage and begging for an actual trailer. Well you’re in luck, because it’s finally here, and it’s AWESOME! Even though it’s the start of an all new trilogy, it’s still a continuation from the previous 3 … Continue reading

Bluefin Tamashii Nations to release Digimon’s Imperialdramon S.H. Figuarts figure in August


Bluefin Tamashii Nations USA announced today that Imperialdramon Fighter Mode from Digimon Adventure 02 will be joining the S.H. Figuarts line this August. Complete with Positron Laser and Giga Death weapon accessories, Imperialdramon Fighter Mode also includes two sets of interchangeable hands and a special display stand to post him in some really … Continue reading

Mattel’s new toy, Liam Neeson’s horse debate, 719 new planets and more you should know this week

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Here’s a roundup of nerdy news from this week. Mt. Gox Bitcoin exchange files for bankruptcy With speculations of the firm’s demise just days before its official announcement, the bankruptcy took down with it 750,000 bitcoins from users and 100,000 of its own, translating to about $425 million in recent … Continue reading

Bandai America to release a Limited Edition diecast Titanus


With the popularity of the original Mighty Morphin Power Rangers at its all-time high, Bandai has released a line of “Legacy” items that include the Power Ranger morphers,  the highly anticipated “Dragon Dagger,” as well as the Legacy Megazord. During the American International Toy Fair held in New York, Bandai … Continue reading

Guardians of the Galaxy Rocket Raccoon ARTFX+ Statue coming this September


Kotobukiya has announced on their Facebook Page that the cute and cuddly Rocket Raccoon will be coming in the form of an ARTFX+ statue this September. No price has been announced yet but Rocket stands ready for battle, with his weapon on hand as he stands on fellow Guardians of the … Continue reading

DC Comics Starfire Bishoujo Statue looks amazing


During the New York Toy Fair, Kotobukiya showcased some of its upcoming statues and figures, including a look at its upcoming DC Comics Starfire Bishoujo Statue. Coming this October, Starfire poses seductively with amazing details and colors from top to bottom. It’s a nice addition to any DC fan, or anyone … Continue reading

Science & Engineering-based toys to inspire your little girl


I was looking into getting some toys for my niece for her birthday. I thought about getting the standard Disney princesses, Barbies, or a makeup stand, but then I thought, how will this help her in the future? Who wants a doll that they are going to play with for … Continue reading

Dark Horse Comics releasing The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess statues this July


During San Diego Comic-Con 2013, we had the chance to visit the Dark Horse Comics booth for a few interviews and autograph signings. It was there that we stumbled upon an awesome wall showcasing a few Legend of Zelda statues. There was no information on when Link and Ganondorf would … Continue reading

Crayola and General Mills join Skylanders Franchise


Activision Publishing, Inc.  have announced new relationships with Crayola and General Mills for the popular Skylanders franchise. The partnership with Crayola will introduce Skylanders branded color and activity formats including Color Wonder, Giant Coloring Pages and Xtreme Coloring, and will be available this holiday season at top retail worldwide. Starting … Continue reading

Closer look at Grimlock, Dinobots and others from Transformer: Age of Extinction…as toys

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Check out the first look of the Transformer robots from Transformers: Age of Extinction featuring Grimlock, Lockdown, Drift, Crosshairs, Stinger, Slash, Hound, Bumblebee, and of course, Optimus Prime. Okay, so even though these are toys, you can get a good idea on the changes Michael Bay has done from the … Continue reading