Archive for November, 2011
Anyone who is a fan of Mike Jude’s The Simpsons definitely needs to get around with this exclusive and very limited Homer Simpson head popsicle shaped deck or you could just add this to the collections of Simpsons memorabilia. The skateboard features donut graphic 65-millimeter Road Rider wheels and Krux “The Man” Trucks. Deck measures 10.1 x 31.7 inches
Hong Kong Disneyland has issues three new pressed coins Tinker Bell, Sorcerer Mickey and Nemo. Pressed Penny Magical Coin collectible souvenir also known as pressed coins or elongated coins first appeared at Walt Disney World in 1994. The pressed coin is created when a coin is pressed between 2500 pounds of pressure and two rollers that has an engraving on its surface to flatten and create a new designed on penny.
The third Brooklyn Comics and Graphics Festival is a special free event suitable for all ages featuring independent comics and graphic art from over 75 artists and publishers displaying and selling their publications. There will be open lectures and panel discussions on comics and graphic novels. The event takes place December 3, 2011 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church 275 North 8th Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn and Union Pool 484 Union Avenue # A New York, NY and with other independent events all over the Brooklyn area in arts and culture institutions.
Sideshow collectables is featuring a beauty 22 inch vinyl figure of the stunning Anastasia Cisarovna aka the Baroness the second in command from the Cobra Command unit from the G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero a Marvel comic series which was later adapted by Hasbro into a cartoon series. The Baroness is part of the GI JOE Premium Format Figure line hand painted to detail loaded with a sidearm holster with 1911 .45 caliber pistol a AR Assault Rifle and MAC-10 Machine Pistol for alternate display. The collectible is on pre-order status now and plans to ship 3rd quarter of 2012.
Not exactly animation but still deserved some credit, due to it being part of the Disney Motion Picture family. Disney Nature presents a first hand look into he world of a lovable chimpanzee that was followed for three years in the tropical jungles of the Ivory Coast and Uganda. Disney Natures Chimpanzee swings into US theaters April 22, 2012.
Kinda old news but still worth the plug in conjunction of the Ultraman 45th Anniversary, G-Shock did a collaboration with the well known Japanese icon Ultraman. The Ultraman 45th Anniversary G-Shock is a limited edition that comes with a custom tin and display stand. The watch face, band case back and backlight all feature artwork and logos from the Ultraman television show.
Celebrate online buying this holiday season with Build A Bear Workshop the company is teaming up with your favorite Munks Alvin and the Chipmunks to promote its lasted animated comedy Chipwrecked which sinks into theaters December 16, 2011. This action packed comedy is Based on the characters by Ross Bagdasarian, Jr. and Janice Karman. Now you can own your very own soft plushie featuring the Alvin, Simon, Theodor, Brittany, Jennette and Elenore in the beach wear attire. These dolls are exclusive to Build A Bear Workshop and are in limited quantity since they are here only to promote the new Chipwrecked movie. The Stuffed dolls are appropriate for all ages and will make a great holiday gift this season!
The Pirates Band Of Misfits is an upcoming stop-motion, 3D animated comedy film set to drop into US theaters March 30, 2012 with an earlier release date in the UK March 28. 2012. The Pirates Band Of Misfits is produced by Sony Pictures Animation and Aardman Animations and directed by Peter Lord. The film is based on the first two books from the The Pirates! series by Gideon Defoe, The Pirates! in an Adventure with Scientists and The Pirates! in an Adventure with Whaling.
Disney brings the magic of wonders to New York City;s Time Square this holiday season with Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and the rest of the gang in a fantastic adventure to create a memorable experience with new and old friends. Check out this great video the Walt Disney Company has put together showing the joy and excitement that Disney magic gives to everyone.
The Ultraman Saga is an up coming live-action Japanese science fiction, action adventure movie that follows the Ultra Series history about how Earth has been invaded by alien bat invaders. Warriors “Ultraman Zero”, “Ultraman Dyna” and “Ultraman Cosmos” come from different time eras joining forces to protect the earthlings from the space invaders. The Ultraman movie “Ultraman saga” will be in 3D and is set to hit theaters March 24, 2012 in Japan. This weekend November 26, 2011 “Ultraman saga” advance ticket sales begin the movie is sure to sell out since it a cult classic.