The Chibi-style has been a popular pop-toy creation with the kawaii big head and small proportion body. S2 Toys Studios aka Sam Cheng builds his own custom cute transformable Autobots called Chibi-Formers. He’s created an Optimus Prime, Jazz, Sideswipe and Grimlock figures.
This animated trailer looks intriguing. This takes place on the border town of San Simon, Mexico late 1970s. A Chinese immigrant Chiu Lee Man takes in 3 orphan kids who he mentors and trains in way of martial arts. When he is murdered, the 3 kids: Silencio, Isabela, and Jesus team up with a DEA Agent and Federale officer to seek revenge against the cartel.
A mix of fantasy, sci-fi and super-hero comics action, Rivers of London continues with the Black Mould mini-series. Policeman/magicman Peter Grant and fellow policeman/Muslim ninja Sahra Guleed look to stop the “Black Mould.”
I remember watching the first Triple-X in theaters and I had to say, I enjoyed watching the Vin Diesel popcorn flick. Bypassing Ice Cube’s xXx sequel, like Brett Ratner’s X-Men 3, Vin Diesel reprises his role as super punk-rock agent Xander Cage. I now find myself reading xXx: Return of Xander Cage – The Official Movie Novelization and just maybe watching this Fast and the Furious wannabe at the multiplexes.
The Walking Dead has been a pop-culture phenom in both TV and comics format. This official The Walking Dead magazine provides a guide to the comics series which great for fans and beginners to this zombie universe.
The companion comics guide features interviews with creators Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard. There are also articles discussing fan-favorite characters, defining comic book moments in the series, exploration of the Walking Dead universe and interviews with the creative team.
Assassin’s Creed gets a new series Uprising as the Phoenix Project nears completion. Charlotte and her team readies to save the world with new reveals and insights on these characters from the Assassin’s Creed universe.
This game is fun for all ages at the dining table with family and friends, well mostly “kids” that like toilet humor. Hasbro introduces Toilet Trouble Game. Spin the toilet paper roll and see if you flush or spray it.
Ubisoft’s popular video game Assassin’s Creed over the years have used the comic book medium for more stories in this world. The final issue of the 9-book Templars run is here. Adding the to Assassin’s Creed canon, Dre has only one way to go now.
SEGA’s mascot Sonic gets the Kidrobot 3″ blind box figure treatment. Each of the Sonic characters is mounted on the iconic gold ring stand. There are 14 figures including the chase figures to collect.
This year The Loyal Subjects will have their Action Vinyls line-up in many Walmart stores. These collector blind box 3″ action figures will feature Dragon Ball Z, Masters of the Universe and Mighty Morphin Power Rangers “The Movie” characters. The TLS Action Vinyls will also have exclusive Walmart chase figures.
Oaktown artist Zachary Sweet showcases his “Hear Me Spirit” Collection at Woot Bear. It’s a mix of weirdos, monsters and ghosts from his dreams, nightmares and his artsy brain. The “Hear Me Spirit” Collection features new paintings, mixed media pieces and resin figures. If you like dark humor, then check this art at Woot Bear.
The Assassin’s Creed video game franchise over the years have used the comic book format to tell many stories from this universe. Now the Awakening series takes Assassin’s Creed towards manga-style art and storytelling. The Brotherhood and Templar Order are once again locked into battle.
Doctor, doctor! If you’re looking to jump in and get into the various Doctor Who comic book series from Titan Comics, then this Eleventh Doctor Year Three #1 will be a great starting point for new fans. Travel with the Eleventh Doctor and companion Alice Obiefune.