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10 Videos from NYC's Five Points: An Annual Collision of Toys, Live Art, and Counterculture

NYC's Brooklyn Expo Center served as the weekend host to what has become an annual collision of art, toys, counter-culture, and craft beer known affectionately as the Five Points Festival. Running from Saturday, June 2, through Sunday, June 3, at the Brooklyn Expo Center and sponsored by Clutter Magazine and Lagunitas Brewing Company, Five Points Festival […]

90 Photos from NYC Five Points Festival: Toys, Comics, and Counterculture

NYC's Brooklyn Expo Center served as the weekend host to what has become an annual collision of art, toys, counterculture, and craft beer known affectionately as the Five Points Festival. Sponsored by Clutter Magazine and Lagunitas Brewing Company, Five Points Festival doesn't market itself as a "big con" with huge premieres and photo ops with celebrities; […]

Toy Fair New York: Cryptozoic Dazzles With DC, Outlander, Rick and Morty, and More!

Cryptozoic Entertainment has carved a nice little niche for itself in the comics world with their DC Bombshell blind box tins, busts, and deck-building game. More is always better, and they brought everything from more villain mugshot busts, what I am dubbing Calling Card busts of Batman and his rogues hands holding an item they […]

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Stranger Things Mystery Minis Are Adorable, Frustrating At The Same Time

Stranger Things and Funko go together like PB&J. That may also be because they have a huge licensing deal with Netflix for Stranger Things merchandise. But who cares? I wanna buy it all anyway. It took awhile, but I have complete waves of the Pops (for now). I have the show on blu-ray. Shirts, pens, […]

Skybound SDCC 2017 Exclusives: Walking Dead, Saga, Outcast, And More

Skybound usually has one of the busier booths at San Diego Comic-Con every year, and as fans flock to it for signings galore, of course all of their various exclusives from the likes of The Walking Dead, Saga, Outcast, and more will be on display. This year, they are heading into the con with some […]

Titan Delights All With New Archer Blind Box Figures

Blind boxes are all the rage, and one of the biggest companies on the market is Titan. I personally like them because they produce figures from adult licenses like Alien and Predator. Now, one of the best shows in TV is getting some love, as Archer is getting the blind box treatment. Look: a press release!: […]

Disney To Release 'Kingdom Of Cute' And My Wallet Screams In Pain

Damnit Disney. I love cute things. I love the theme parks. So naturally Disney is releasing a new line of blind box vinylmation toys featuring some of the more iconic park items, and slapped a happy face on them. I never in my life thought I'd want a Dole Whip figure with a happy face […]

Blind Boxes I'd Actually Buy: Amanda Visell's Ferals Mini Series

I've voiced my opinion about certain Kidrobot collectibles and how their price points are sometimes a little crazy. When you combine that with the lure of blind boxes, it gets ridiculous. However, I've come across a few collections of blind boxes that seem to be worthy of my hard earned dollars. One collection being Amanda Visell's Ferals […]

Let's Facehug! – Titan Announces Alien 'Nostromo Collection' Of Vinyl Figures

Last week, Titan Merchandise announced the launch of their Breaking Bad 'Heisenberg Collection' line of vinyl figures, and they are following that with another new line announcement today. Soon we'll see the arrival of Alien TITANS: The Nostromo Collection. Titan have teamed up with 20th Century Fox to produce the entire crew of the USS […]