August 7th 2013: Portal fans and collectors alike are in for a fantastic treat today as we at Gaming Heads have just revealed a fantastic, new instalment in our popular line of Portal 2 Turret statues. Valve's Portal series has sold millions of copies worldwide to dedicated fans, and as fans of the series ourselves we're incredibly happy to be able to provide unique, high-end statues in unmatched quality.
ThinkGeek plans to conquer San Diego Comic-Con with new merch
Locals cower in fear; visitors ask "what's exclusive?"
FAIRFAX, Va., July 8, 2013 -- ThinkGeek recently announced that they have sent forth the harbingers of their arrival to San Diego Comic-Con. Their messengers of impending awesome will be found at Booth #5541 from July 17-21.
Not content to simply show up, the ThinkGeek booth will provide con-goers the opportunity to buy con-exclusive merchandise such as Minecraft Gold Swords and Pickaxes, Portal 2 Deco Starfield Turrets, and Bravest Warrior pin packs and party masks. And that's in addition to a wide selection of other ThinkGeek merch, including a gold and silver-plated working Sonic Screwdriver Universal Remote from the Eleventh Doctor.
For those not lucky enough to attend Comic-Con, most of the items will be available on the http://ThinkGeek.com website while supplies last.
When asked to comment on ThinkGeek's prospects at San Diego Comic-Con, Erin Strain, Grand Pooba of Con-Ops, simply cackled in unrestrained delight, glee, and a bit of madness.
NECA UNVEILS NEW PRODUCT LINE-UPS AT NEW YORK TOY FAIR
Agreements with Sanrio and DC Comics Intensify Extensive Movie and Video Game Licenses
(RTM note: for pictures of the toys mentioned below, please check out the galleries over at AwesomeToyBlog.com.)
NEW YORK, NY - February 10, 2013 - National Entertainment Collectibles Association (NECA), a world leader in licensed consumer goods, revealed a robust line-up of new products at the 110th American International Toy Fair in New York.
Along with a substantial list of movie and video game licenses, the company announced a new partnership with Sanrio for a line of products targeted at adult fans of Hello Kitty and friends.
"We are honored to be part of such a beloved brand with such a rich history," said Joel Weinshanker, President and CEO of NECA. "So many fans, our team included, grew up with the Sanrio brand, and we're thrilled at the opportunity to serve this adult market."
NECA/WIZKIDS ANNOUNCE NEW PORTAL 2 SENTRY TURRET COLLECTIBLE FIGURES
HILLSIDE, NJ – July 5, 2012 - NECA/WizKids, the leader in collectible gaming, is excited to announce their partnership with the Valve Corporation to develop and launch their new line of Portal 2 Sentry Turret Collectible Figures. In Portal 2, the Sentry Turrets are objects to avoid or destroy while maneuvering through the mind-bending puzzles presented at each level in the game - but you will want to collect all of these Portal 2 Sentry Turret Collectible Figures to stand guard over your work space and prized possessions!
The Portal 2 Sentry Turret Collectible Figures stand 3" in height and will feature both Open and Closed versions of 10 unique design patterns including camouflage patterns, animal prints and even a Hot Rod-motif.
June 2012 - The folks at Gaming Heads have sent word of two new statues:
Introducing the first in our Portal 2 Turret Series, the standard model Aperture Turret! Please find some pictures attached. More pictures can be found at the links below.
1) The Exclusive Portal 2 Turret stands 16 inches tall, limited to 350 units worldwide, 324.99USD. Features motion activated sound and lights where the lights flash in time with the speech.
2) The Regular Portal 2 Turret stands 16 inches tall, limited to 750 units worldwide, 299.99USD. Features motion activated lights. https://www.gamingheads.com/index.php?option=com_myphp&Itemid=3&product=97