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Below are pictures and a press release from last week regarding a new Stan Lee wax figure that was unveiled at Madam Tussauds Las Vegas! Stan has been immortalized in comics, in TV, in movies, in books — why not wax? Check the pictures out!
Marvel ‘Wolverine And The X-Men #1′ Limited Edition Exclusive Cover By David Mack At St. Louis Comic Con
Marvel Comics & Wizard World Reveal ‘Wolverine And The X-Men #1′ Exclusive Variant Cover By David Mack For St. Louis Comic Con
VIP Attendees Receive Free Copy, April 4-6; Continues Year-long Series In Which Marvel Will Offer Exclusive Books At All 16 Wizard World Shows
NEW YORK, March 3, 2014 – Marvel Comics and Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) today revealed the latest edition of its 2014 series of exclusive variant covers of the best Marvel titles with the unveiling of Wolverine And The X-Men #1, drawn by New York Times Best Selling author and artist David Mack. VIP attendees at Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con, April 4-6 at America’s Center, will receive a free copy of the limited-edition book at registration.
Mack is scheduled to be on site at the event to sign copies (autograph fees may apply). Leading professional comic grader CGC will also be on hand to accept books for grading and Signature Series.
The colored version of Wolverine And The X-Men #1 will be limited to 3,000 copies and provided free at registration to all Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con VIP attendees, including any celebrity VIP packages.
Mack’s Wolverine And The X-Men #1 follows the first three entries, Miracleman #1 and Miracleman #2, both drawn by Eisner Award Hall of Famer Neal Adams for Wizard World Portland Comic Con (Jan. 24-26) and New Orleans Comic Con (Feb. 7-9), respectively, and Wolverine #1, illustrated by noted cover artist Greg Horn, for Wizard World Sacramento Comic Con (March 7-9). Artwork is also complete for Daredevil #1by Michael Golden for Wizard World Louisville Comic Con (March 28-30).
“We’re very excited to partner with Wizard to bring this exclusive David Mack cover to Wolverine and the X-Men #1,” says Marvel SVP, Sales & Marketing David Gabriel. “What Jason [Latour] and Mahmud [Asrar] are putting together is a very exciting series that’s sure to be a hit and we’re proud to team up with Wizard to help make the launch of the book extra special.”
Mack is the writer and artist of the Kabuki graphic novels and Daredevil from Marvel Comics and the author and artist of his children’s book The Shy Creatures from MacMillan. His work has garnered nominations for seven Eisner Awards, four International Eagle Awards, and both the Harvey and Kirby Awards in the category of Best New Talent. Read more
Marvel Comics & Wizard World Reveal ‘Miracleman 2′ Exclusive Variant Interlocking Cover By Neal Adams For New Orleans Comic Con
Marvel Will Offer Exclusive Books At All 16 Wizard World Shows Including ‘Miracleman #2′ At New Orleans Comic Con, February 7-9; VIP Attendees Receive Free Color Version; B&W Limited Edition Available For Purchase
NEW YORK, January 2, 2014 – Marvel Comics and Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) have announced a program by which VIP attendees at each of the 16 scheduled 2014 Wizard World Comic Con pop culture conventions will receive exclusive variant covers of the best Marvel titles, continuing with Miracleman #2 at New Orleans Comic Con (Feb. 7-9). The limited-edition book, with cover illustrated by comics legend and Eisner Award Hall of Famer Neal Adams, features an interlocking cover with Adams’ Miracleman #1 from Portland Comic Con (Jan. 24-26), and will be available in both color and black & white sketch editions.
The colored version of Miracleman #2 will be limited to 3,000 copies and provided free at registration to all Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con VIP attendees, including any celebrity VIP packages. The Black & White sketch version is limited to just 2,500 copies and will be available for sale at the Wizard World Store on the convention floor. Quantities per purchase may be limited.
Adams is scheduled to be on site at the event to sign copies (autograph fees may apply). Leading professional comic grader CGC will also be on hand to accept books for grading and Signature Series. Read more
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Yesterday at San Diego Comic-Con, Hasbro revealed new toys from Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Thor: The Dark World, Iron Man 3 and more! You can see the images in the galleries below. More images will be posted as they are made available to ASM.
Captain America Toys
Iron Man Toys
To complement their Comic-Con International Press Release, Hasbro/Hunter PR have sent over a list of their panels, autographs, and special edition giveaways for SDCC 2013. It’s a big press release, so hit the jump for full details.1
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Hasbro/Hunter PR have sent over a press release documenting the awesome toys you’ll be able to buy at SDCC or at HasbroToyShop.com. We have images of most of these toys you can see by viewing this link.
HASBRO AGAIN DELIVERS COVETED SPECIAL EDITION TOYS AT COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL, FEATURING TRANSFORMERS, MY LITTLE PONY, G.I. JOE AND MORE
Pawtucket, R.I. – July 15, 2013 — Continuing a highly anticipated annual tradition, Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) is coming to Comic-Con International in San Diego, California, with a wide selection of special edition
action figures and toys that are set to be some of the most coveted items available at the show. The special
edition figures are drawn from the lore of some of Hasbro’s most popular brands, as well as comics,
animated series and video games. Fans can expect special edition figures from Hasbro’s G.I. JOE, JEM, MY
LITTLE PONY and TRANSFORMERS brands as well as from its licensed properties, ANGRY BIRDSTM
STAR WARS®, MARVEL and STAR WARS® at Comic-Con International.
The special edition items will be available at the HasbroToyShop booth (#3329) at Comic-Con
International starting on Preview Night, July 17 (while supplies last), as well as in very limited quantities
after the show at HasbroToyShop.com. Highlights of the range of special edition toys include the TITAN
CLASS METROPLEX SDCC Edition figure, the official figure #1 in the TRANSFORMERS Thrilling 30 line
of toys celebrating TRANSFORMERS 30th Anniversary. For all the MY LITTLE PONY fans at Comic-Con,
Hasbro is excited to offer the DJ PON-3 figure, standing six inches tall, with music notes for a cutie mark,
SWAROVSKI® ELEMENTS on her glasses and horn, and a case that lights up!
The comprehensive list of Hasbro’s 2013 Comic-Con International Special Edition Figures features: Read more
Hasbro has released their pre-SDCC Press Release, which is copied below. Highlights that I want to call out:
- On Thursday, Transformers fans can see a sneak peak of an upcoming Transformers Prime: Beast Hunters episode, in which Bumblebee will speak! Also, at 1:30 at the Hasbro booth, fans can get a free Transformers: The Ride poster. In addition, new information about the post-Transformers Prime movie/DVD will be announced.
- My Little Pony fans, Saturday is for you. Signings, give aways, and more, including a chance to see a sneak peak of My Little Pony: Equestria Girls if you are fast enough to get to the Hasbro booth by 1:00pm. At 9:00 am, you need to get tickets for the Friendship is Magic signing
- In addition to the Transformers, Star Trek and G.I. Joe KRE-O figures, Hasbro will debut KRE-O Cityville Mansion
- Get to the Hasbro booth by 9:00am on Thursday to get tickets to meet G.I. Joe: Retaliation directory John Chu and by 9:00am on Friday to meet Ray Park (“Snake Eyes”)
- The Marvel toys panel will take place on Friday at 4:00pm
- The Star Wars panel is Friday at 1:00pm, and you can see the debut of Angry Birds Telepods as well as the Star Wars Black Series figures. For a preview of Telepods, see the video after the jump
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(Original Subheader: SO AWESOME!!! Wait… hold up… did I just see that, let me think…. Oh… wait.. not as awesome as I thought! *GASP*)
Ok gang, so it’s been awhile since I’ve reviewed a film, and yes you’ve probably read a million reviews on this film. But this one is FULL of SPOILERS, cursing, and full on hate for this film, so consider yourself WARNED!
Overall I give Iron Man 3 a C- …. Yes that’s right, a C-.
Forget the fact that this movie made $700 Million so far, REMEMBER it opened up in EUROPE A WEEK EARLY! Which I’ve learned that Europeans have no taste in good movies. I mean the Europeans spent nearly $300 Million on the last Resident Evil installment when the US only spent $25 Million… Tells ya something.
This movie is honestly the worst in all the three Iron Man films, because of a number of details which I will mention here….
SPOILER ALERT…..SPOILER ALERT……SPOILER ALERT!!! Read more