September 18, 2013 - (Sponsor Announcement) - Online retailer BigBadToyStore.com has several items of interest to collectors:
NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET FREDDY KRUEGER (VIDEO GAME APPEARANCE)
With many movie figures out the master of nightmares Freddy Krueger now has his first video game figure. This figure is priced at $19.99 which is $5 off the MSRP.
MAD ENGINE - NEW COSTUME FLEECE HOODIES, T-SHIRTS
A bunch of new items from Mad Engine are up for pre-order. They come from licenses like Star Wars, GI Joe, Marvel and Transformers, and are usually available in sizes from Medium to XXL. The Fleece costume hoodies are priced at $57.99 each, with the t-shirts at $15.99 each.
GAME OF THRONES CARVED MAP MARKER SET WITH MAP OF WESTEROS
September 18, 2013 - The boy has been collecting the Power Rangers toys from McDonald's and was able to get most of them before the Colorado flooding hit our area. Hopefully he can finish the MegaZord before the promotion ends.
I was able to snag a batch of the Sonic Justice League toys off eBay. It's not a complete set, but it had the pieces I wanted, so I was happy.
Let's see what's out there in restaurants this month! (more after the jump)
A quick check of the web sites for the more popular fast food restaurants reveals the following:
- McDonald's has Justice and Power Rangers MegaForce toys in their Happy Meals, with Batman and The Wizard of Oz shown as the next promotions.
On Sale This Week: Walking Dead and Marvel Minimates, Star Wars Banks and Two New Bottle Openers!
September 2013 - It's another New Toy Day at comic shops across North America, and Diamond Select Toys has delivered some exciting new products! Fans thrilling to the latest goings-ons in the Walking Dead comic book and current Marvel Comics titles will want to pick up the latest assortments of Minimates for both series. The vinyl Commander Appo Bank will bring the Clone Wars to your house, and the Ghost Rider bottle opener is jaw-droppingly awesome. Read on for more info, and visit www.comicshoplocator.com to find the closest store!
Walking Dead Minimates Series 4 Asst.
DST@NYCC: Diamond Select Panels and Exclusives at New York Comic-Con
September 2013 - Diamond Select Toys is gearing up for their next convention, and it's New York Comic-Con in the Art Asylum's home town of New York City! Not only will DST have a cool new exclusive product -- as well as the ever-popular Build-A-Minimate station -- at booth #2036, they'll also be hosting two panels full of hot new reveals!
Coming in 2014 from DST: New Figures! New Minimates! New Banks, Bottle Openers, and Electronic Starships!
September 2013 - The October issue of Previews won't reach comic shops until the end of this month, but retailers are already taking orders for all the new items from Diamond Select Toys! Early 2014 will bring a bunch of cool items, including a new Star Trek ship, two new Marvel Minimates box sets, two new Universal Monsters banks, two much-requested Marvel Select figures, a new Marvel bottle opener and our first-ever Tarot plush item! There's something for everybody!
Marvel Minimates Iron Man 3 Hall of Armor Box Set
September 16, 2013 - Time to check Target's printable coupons and Cartwheel app for new deals!
The printable coupons offer eight coupons in the toys category, including:
Their Cartwheel has 21 toy deals available, including:
September 2013 - Toys'R'Us has sent out a mailer with coupon for 25% off your entire "regular-priced, sale and clearance in-store and/or online purchase" when you use your R'Us credit card, good from September 19 to 21.
Use code FRIENDS25 at the checkout if you are shopping online.
Additionally, if you do not have an R'Us credit card, you could use code FRIENDS20 to save 20% instead.
Both the 25% and the 20% coupons can be printed to use in-store: head to http://Toysrus.com/friends to print them. (Just in case you have trouble with that link, that short url resolves to http://www.toysrus.com/shop/index.jsp?categoryId=22728306&camp=MISC:Vani....)
September 13, 2013 - (Sponsor Announcement) - Online retailer BigBadToyStore.com has several items of interest to collectors:
DC UNIVERSE PLAY ARTS KAI SERIES 03 - SUPERMAN, SUPERGIRL
The new wave of DC Play Arts Kai includes Superman with a display base and Supergirl with a sword and sheath. Each is listed at $79.99.
MARVEL SELECT CLASSIC HAWKEYE
This Hawkeye figure has him in his classic comic blue and purple outfit, and stands 7" tall. He includes a bow and multiple arrows and a display base with Ultron's fallen form, and is listed at $22.99, $2 off the MSRP.
MARVEL MINIMATES AGE OF ULTRON BOX SET
September 12, 2013 - DC has a new contest online, The HERO for the HOUSEHOLD Back-to-School Sweepstakes.
There's only one prize package in this contest... but it's filled with tons of goodies! To be more specific, the official rules for the contest list the prize package as:
September 2013 - Funko has announced three new POP! Vinyl figures based on A Christmas Story - two versions of Ralphie (bunny suit and sheriff) and the Old Man (with Leg Lamp).
Expect to see these three POPs in stores any day now.