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Under The Tents: SDCC News for April 30, 2013

Transformers SDCC Metroplex Exclusive Generations Action Figure, via TFormers.com

We’ve started a new, quasi-regular column on the Blog titled “Under The Tents”. The title is symbolic, as it’s representative of the times we all line up under the tents waiting for those big moments to happen inside Hall H or Ballroom 20. Here’s the stuff you might have missed for today: Factory Entertainment has announced their second SDCC exclusive ... Read More »

Under The Tents: SDCC News for April 29, 2013

San Diego Comic-Con 2011 - the Hall H line area by Pop Culture Geek, on Flickr

We honestly didn’t think news about San Diego Comic-Con would be hitting so early this year, let alone so frequently. Sometimes, only the news that makes the biggest splash gets mentioned, and as a result a lot of smaller bits quietly falls through the cracks. That’s why we’re starting a new, quasi-regular column on the Blog titled “Under The Tents”. ... Read More »

Predator and a Batusi Batman Join the SDCC 2013 Exclusives List

This week we add two items to our SDCC exclusive watch. First, AwesomeToyBlog got the tip from NECA that another Predator figure will be debuting at SDCC this July.  Furthermore, instead of a simple paint variant version like we’ve gotten in the past, the site said we can expect something totally new: For the 4th SDCC in a row there will ... Read More »

What We Know About The 2013 SDCC Exclusives So Far…

With only a little over 4 months to go until San Diego Comic-Con, the exclusive rumors are coming fast and frequent. With Toy Fair not providing as many details as in the past few years, it has only fueled speculation on what the usual suspects will be shilling at this year’s show.  SDCC exclusives have become more competitive each year, ... Read More »

Reminder: MattyCollector SDCC “After Party” Online Sale Today

If you weren’t able to attend this year’s SDCC, or you did but came home empty-handed, take note. MattyCollector will be holding an online sale, dubbed the “After Party” sale, starting today at noon ET/9AM PT. And it’s not just leftovers, either. They’ll be putting some sought-after items on sale, including the hot Monster High Scarah Screams doll. Here’s the full list ... Read More »

SDCC 2012 Hasbro Exclusives: Lineup and Prices Announced

Star Wars SDCC Carbonite Chamber Toyark.com

One of our favorite things about Comic-Con is the annual Hasbro exclusives. There’s something to be said about the term “Christmas in July” when carrying an Avengers S.H.I.E.L.D. Super Hellicarrier under one arm and a Transformers Deluxe Bruticus Combiner under the other, and a Pegasus My Little Pony thrown in the sack for good measure. Well, now we know just how ... Read More »

Hasbro’s Super Hellicarrier Joins Announced Marvel Exclusives at SDCC

We’ve been holding back for the full announcement of Hasbro exclusives for this year’s SDCC, but we just can’t contain our excitement for what was announced today. Avengers fans, you’re gonna want to see this. The Los Angeles Times’ Hero Complex released a picture and description of what will be, literally, one of the biggest pieces of merchandise at the ... Read More »

MattyCollector.com Offers Refunds for 2011 Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Figure

If you were lucky enough to get your hands on the 2011 SDCC-exclusive Ghostbusters Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Figure, you might want to recount your blessings. They just might have yellowed over time. Kidding aside, it appears some figures have started to yellow in the months following last year’s SDCC, which MattyCollector.com says is “due to an unforeseen chemical reaction ... Read More »

CCI Adds Official Comic-Con Exclusives Guide

We’ve been waiting for this for a couple of weeks, and it’s finally arrived. CCI has published their annual Comic-Con Exclusives guide on the official website. The guide has been a great resource in year’s past, and this year is no different. You can select a specific company from a drop down and get the lowdown on all of their ... Read More »