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Toys R Us Announces Mini LEGO Star Wars Force Awakens X-Wing Fighter Building Event On November 14, 2015


Celebrate the newest Star Wars movie! Visit any US Toys “R” Us store on Saturday, November 14 from 12-2 pm for a LEGO building event and take home a free Mini LEGO Star Wars X-Wing Fighter, as see in “Star Wars: The Force Awakens!” Event for children over 6 years of age. Selection varies. One model per child, while quantities last.

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American Horror Story Art Show To Open At Hero Complex Gallery On October 2, 2015


Join Hero Complex Gallery and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment for the ultimate fan art display October 2-18 celebrating the 13-time Emmy Award-winning “American Horror Story” franchise hailed by fans and critics, alike.

Peruse more than 100 originals, prints and sculptures inspired by all four seasons of the horrifying FX anthology series – from the haunting ‘Murder House’ and insane ‘Asylum,’ to voodoo practicing witches in ‘Coven’ and the show’s own ‘Freak Show.’ Each piece will be available for purchase, so fans and art collectors can take home a piece of the show! Bring home a piece of fan art and “American Horror Story: Freak Show” – available now on Digital HD and Blu-ray and DVD October 6 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.

The gallery show will open on Friday October 2, 2015 from 7-10PM.

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Barnes & Noble Announces Mini Maker Faire, November 6–8, 2015


If you’re a tech enthusiast, educator, tinkerer, hobbyist, engineer, science club member, author, artist, student, entrepreneur, crafter, or maker of any kind—then this will be of special interest to you!

In partnership with Make: Magazine, creators of the Maker Faire, Barnes & Noble is putting on a Mini Maker Faire in all stores nationwide from November 6 through 8.

The Barnes & Noble Mini Maker Faire will show up in three ways at each store:

– The Make Workspace: An area to experience the latest technologies in 3D printing, robotics, coding, programming, and more.

– Meet the Makers: A special area will be set up in each store for Makers to showcase their projects. You’ll also be able to  apply to get more deeply involved with the Maker community.

– Make & Collaborate: Get hands-on with Making, sharing, and collaborating.

To learn more about the Barnes & Noble Mini Maker Faire and to submit an application to present your project at your local store, visit the Mini Maker Faire page. The application deadline is Friday, October 2, 2015. If you are selected to participate in this inaugural event, you will be notified by someone from the Barnes & Noble team by Friday, October 9, 2015.


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DC Announces Batman Day At Comic Retailers On September 26, 2015


DC Entertainment is bringing back the fan-favorite event celebrating The Dark Knight. “Batman Day” is back by popular demand and will take place on Saturday, September 26, 2015, kicking off what has become an annual event honoring one of the most popular and iconic Super Heroes and celebrating all things Batman from comics to video games and more. Fans everywhere are invited to partake in festivities with thousands of comic book shops, bookstores, schools, libraries and other retail partners participating in the bat-centric event.

Those who visit select comic stores, libraries and bookstores on “Batman Day” will also have the opportunity for meet-and-greets with premier DC Entertainment talent including legendary artist and DCE Co-Publisher Jim Lee, Grant Morrison, Scott Snyder, David Finch, Brian Azzarello, Cameron Stewart, Pat Gleason, Dustin Nguyen, Tim Seeley, Tom King, Dan Jurgens, Jeff Parker, Matthew Manning, and Daniel Wallace with many more to be announced.


In addition to DC Entertainment, “Batman Day” partners include Warner Bros. Consumer Products with licensees Capstone, Penguin Random House, Scholastic, and DK Publishing, as well as Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Warner Bros. Television, with additional partners to be announced. Partners will provide unique retail and digital promotional tie-ins across multiple media to celebrate the Caped Crusader.

To find a Batman Day event near you, click HERE.

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Sprinkles Joins The Batman Day Celebration On September 26, 2015


Will Gotham City’s notorious villains break into Sprinkles Cupcake ATMs to steal special Batman-themed cupcakes created for “Batman Day?” Not if the Caped Crusader has anything to do with it. Sprinkles, the world’s first cupcake bakery and known for its devoted epicureans, is joining forces with DC Entertainment to honor the world’s most popular Super Hero with a special “Batman Day” activation at all of its stores nationwide on September 26, 2015.

Handcrafted from the finest ingredients, special Batman Day-themed cupcakes are being created for the onslaught of comic book fans who, after picking up their free “Batman Day” comic book at comic shops, bookstores and libraries, will be hungry. Sprinkles will even give a free cupcake to the first 100 customers per location who dress up as Batman on “Batman Day.” Look for additional details via Sprinkles and DC Comics’ social media channels for ways to participate in “Batman Day” activities.


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Funko Announces Final Round of 2015 New York Comic Con Exclusives

Funko has announced the final batch of 2015 New York Comic Con exclusives! Available at booth #722 at New York Comic Con, October 8-11th!


Pop!: Stan Lee – Superhero


Pop! Star Wars: Chrome TIE Fighter Pilot


Pop! Movies: Penguins of Madagascar – Rico w Mallet


ReAction: Terminator 2 – T1000 Frozen Patrolman


Dorbz: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – Black & White 4-Pack


Hikari: My Little Pony – Glitter Color Storm Rainbow Dash


Pop! Tees: Star Wars Episode VII – Captain Phasma


Pop! Tees: Stan Lee – Stan on Empire State Building


Pop! Tees: Freddy Funko – Freddyzilla NY


Pop! TV: Game of Thrones – 6″ Iron Throne

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Monster Squad Art Show To Open On September 26, 2015 At Creature Features


The Monster Squad Art Show at Creature Features in Burbank, CA premieres this Saturday, September 26, 2015 (6-9pm). Writer & Director, Fred Dekker, along with the cast & crew of the movie will be in attendance.

The show is curated by illustrator & designer, Chogrin, and features over 50 artists from around the world paying tribute to Fred Dekker’s cult classic film!

And on October 11th there will be a special screening of the film with at the Ace theater (get your tickets HERE)! This event will be hosted by Eric “Quint” Vespe from Cast & crew of the movie will also be in attendance!

You don’t want to miss these two monstrous events!


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Gallery 1988 Announces Joe Van Wetering Solo Art Show “Evolutions” Opening On September 25, 2015


This Friday Night, join Gallery 1988 (East), for their newest show, “Evolutions” from Joe Van Wetering. A show of prints, Evolutions will chronicle the changes and growth of some of your favorite pop culture icons. Disguised as scientific studies, and inspired by some of your favorite movies and actors, these prints are some of the most imaginative and witty ever displayed.

The exhibit opens on September 25, 2015 from 7-10 PM at G1988 (East). Come meet the artist in person at the opening reception. The show will run through October 10th. The prints will first be available at the opening reception, then online the following day at

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French Paper Gallery, Geek-Art & French Paper Art Club Announce From Gotham to Metropolis, A Gallery Show Opening On September 24, 2015


French Paper Gallery, Geek-Art and French Paper Art Club present From Gotham to Metropolis, an amazing art show entirely dedicated to the heroes of the DC Universe. Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, as seen by artists from the whole world!

Dozens of limited screen prints will be showcased featuring the One Year of Batman project coupled with beloved superheroes from DC Comics, as well as original artwork from Nicolas Delort, M. Garcin, Stan & Vince, Michael Summers, Guillaume Singelin, Ronan Toulhoat and many more!

The show will premiere on September 24, 2015. More information will be announced on the Facebook event page.


A numbered Mini-print will be handed out to the  first 100 buyers of a print tonight at the French Paper Gallery!

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Funko Announces The First Batch of 2015 New York Comic Con Exclusives

Funko is proud to announce the first batch of New York Comic Con exclusives! You’ll see familiar characters decked out in new colors and materials alongside figures that are entirely brand new! The exclusives contain many of Funko’s most popular lines such as Pop!, ReAction, Hikari as well as new lines from Vinyl Sugar!

The goal was to cover as many beloved licenses and characters as possible to remind every Comic Con attendee why they fell in love with these stories in the first place. Without further ado, here is the first installment of Funko’s New York Comic Con exclusives list!

These figures will be available at booth #722 at New York Comic Con, October 8-11th!


Pop! TV: Futurama – Alternate Universe Fry & Leela 2 Pack


Pop! TV: Bravest Warrior – Catbug Orange Glow


Pop! TV: Battlestar Classic – Commander Cylon


Pop! TV: Doctor Who – Tenth Doctor in Spacesuit


Pop! Hanna Barbera: Series 2 – Ricochet Rabbit Yellow


ReAction: Universal Monsters – Black & White The Wolf Man


Vinyl Idolz: The Walking Dead – Bloody Daryl


Dorbz XL: Batman Arkham Asylum – Detective Mode


Hikari: Star Wars – Platinum Greedo

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