Superman needs his Fortress of Solitude and Batman has the Bat Cave. We all need a favorite space to relax, reflect, write, read a book, watch a movie or showcase a favorite collectible or souvenir. Maybe it’s a game room, library or secret space hidden by a moveable bookcase that leads to a man cave.Continue reading “My Office”
This motorized replica of the headstrong little “droid” from the iconic Star Wars films ($200) responds to voice commands, navigates rooms and hallways, and makes any home feel like it has been transported to a galaxy far, far away. R2 obeys more than 40 voice commands (“Turn around!,” “Move forward two units!”) and he playsContinue reading “THE FIRE WIRE 2013 Holiday Must-Have List: The Voice Activated R2-D2”
Warner Bros. Pictures has released the first official trailer for The Lego Movie, a full-length movie starring LEGO minifigure, opens in theaters February 7, 2014. “The original 3D computer animated story follows Emmet, an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average LEGO minifigure who is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving theContinue reading “The Lego Movie Trailer”
New horror Pop!’s are finally on their way from Funko. Look for Ghostface from Scream, Ash from Army of Darkness, Deadite from Army of Darkness, Pennywise from IT, Chucky from Child’s Play 2, Sam from Trick or Treat and Captain Spaulding from House of 1000 Corpses and The Devil’s Rejects to arrive on November 12,Continue reading “Funko Horror Pops! Coming On November 12, 2013”
“I am the night – I am Batman!” Shine the signal, and the protector of Gotham City will emerge from the shadows to fight crime and bring justice. Sideshow Collectibles is proud to debut the highly-anticipated first hero in their DC Sixth Scale collection, Batman! Bruce Wayne springs into action as his famed alter ego.Continue reading “Sideshow Collectibles To Release Batman Sixth Scale Figure In August 2014”
My favorite character on The Walking Dead is Daryl Dixon and McFarlane Toys will release this incredibly realistic action figure ($35) in December. The 10 inch deluxe figure was taken from a full 3D scan of the actor himself, Norman Reedus! Daryl is portrayed in his iconic angel wings stitched biker vest and the set includesContinue reading “McFarlane Toys’ Daryl Dixon Deluxe Figure”
Star Trek: The Original Series has finally received the Pop! treatment! Funko is boldly going where no man has gone before with Pop! vinyl figures of Captain James T. Kirk, Spock, Scotty, a Klingon, an Andorian and an Orion Slave Girl. The figures will be available on November 28, 2013.
The Stan Lee Comikaze Expo Funko Vinyl Pop figure will be available at Comikaze this November 1-3 at the Stan Lee museum/ Krazy Kat collectibles booth and at the Convention Exclusive booth!
Hot Wheels Car Maker Playset ($50) allows you to create awesome racecars From scratch! Kids can make their very own vehicles in a matter of minutes! The Hot Wheels Car Maker turns a stick of wax into a fully functioning Hot Wheels car that can be customized with decals. This innovative machine features cool lights,Continue reading “Hot Wheels Car Maker Playset”
Mix hundreds of thousands of LEGO bricks with dozens of artists, and what do you get? Beautiful LEGO By Mike Doyle ($30), a compendium of LEGO artwork that showcases a stunning array of pieces ranging from incredibly lifelike replicas of everyday objects and famous monuments to imaginative renderings of spaceships, mansions, and mythical creatures. You’llContinue reading “Beautiful LEGO By Mike Doyle”