After completing a ship in a bottle kit, screenprinter Jake Sadovich of Garden City, Idaho decided to make a LEGO one. Soon after, he submitted his model to LEGO Ideas where it quickly gained the community support it needed to be reviewed to put it into production and sold around the globe.
In an interview with LEGO Ideas, he was asked how he felt about getting the “magic 10,000 votes” from the community, “Awesome and kind of strange. Excitement at reaching the 10K mark, and in just 48 days! A great feeling of satisfaction that so many people liked my creation and gratitude that they took the time to support it and make this happen.”
Funko seems to be really stepping up their action figure game. The popular video game franchise Mortal Kombat is the latest to join Funko Action Figures. These fully articulated figures stand roughly 5 ½ inches tall, many of which hold deadly weapon accessories. The series includes Scorpion, Sub-Zero, Raiden, Kitana, and Liu Kang.
If you aren’t already familiar, these will be just like the Zorn figures Funko released earlier this summer. There is an obvious nod to the old 80’s He-Man with the style of these figures. (more…)
I have been waiting for this preorder for a long time. Micheal Myers going up for preorder on Halloween. You can check out the official count down here.
In October 1978 a new film called Halloween introduced the world to seemingly unstoppable masked killer Michael Myers and launched a franchise that would span five decades. With his soulless eyes peering from his expressionless mask, “The Shape” as he is referenced in the film, has become one of the most recognizable icons of modern horror (more…)
Most of my Image press emails are about comics, but every once in a while I get a little toy surprise. Looks like Saga is finally getting the POP! treatment.
SAGA, the epic space opera/fantasy comic book series created by acclaimed writer Brian K. Vaughan and award-winning artist Fiona Staples, is coming to Funko! (more…)