Transformers Generations wave 1 hitting Toys R Us now

While Botcon is the focus of the Transformers fandom this weekend, new toys are finally starting to hit.  You should check out your local Toys R Us for the first…

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Exclusive Star Wars astromech bobble-heads at Entertainment Earth

Online pop-culture shop Entertainment Earth has posted some new preorders for some cool, exclusive astromech bobbles.  Sadly, images aren’t available yet, as they’re pending approval…but if they’re as good as…

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Sideshow Toys SDCC Clone Lieutenant available for preorder

Sideshow Toys’ preorders for their San Diego Comic-con exclusive Star Wars 12″ Clone Lieutenant are now open.  Both the attendee and non-attendee items are available as of Friday afternoon.  You…

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Hasbro’s Botcon display case

Botcon news is starting to come in.  Check out this gallery over at TFW2005 and see Hasbro’s display case, contents of the case will likely change over the weekend…but here’s…

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Sideshow Toys 12″ Star Wars Gamorrean Guard preorder is live

Follow the above link to Sideshow Toys and order their newest addition to the 12″ Star Wars line.  The Gamorrean Guard costs $119.99 and looks fantastic!

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Transformers: War for Cybertron Optimus and Bumblebee are on Amazon

Get a jump on this fall’s Transformers! The new Transformers: Generations ‘War for Cybertron’ Optimus Prime and Bumblebee figures are available on Amazon.com with free shipping if you order both…

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July MattyCollector.com sale items

MattyCollector.com has announced their July sale items.  With SDCC on the horizon, they’ve just got 2 items for sale on July 15th.  The two items are Count Marzo and DCU…

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Jun Planning SDCC exclusive announced

With just a month left before the show, the final SDCC exclusives are being announced.  Jun Planning USA has added to the line-up a SDCC exclusive Pullip doll—Vampire Byul “Lilith”….

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Sideshow Toys SDCC attendee Clone Lieutenant preorder live

Just a reminder that the attendee pre-order for the Sideshow Toy’s SDCC exclusive 12″ Clone Lieutenant is now open.  The figure costs $89.99 and you can pick him up at…

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G2 Sideswipe also a Botcon exclusive

As Botcon activities start to wind-up, the final details of exclusives are revealed.  The exclusive figure for the customizing class has been revealed to be G2 Sideswipe.  Using the classics…

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Nahdar Vebb mail-away expires June 30th

Just a reminder, the Hasbro mail-away offer for Nahdar Vebb expires on June 30th.  For just $6.99 and 5 proofs of purchase, you can get the padawan delivered right to…

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Some official details on Doctor Who SDCC exclusives

BBC America today issued a press release detailing their San Diego Comic-con plans.  While there’s no planned panel for Doctor Who (BOO!) they do have a panel planned for the…

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Red Hot Robot’s 3rd anniversary party this Saturday

For Phoenix-based AwesomeToyBlog readers, here’s a heads up to an event at local urban vinyl store Red Hot Robot.  This Saturday, June 26th from 7-10PM head over to Red Hot…

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Spinmaster Tron Legacy toys announced – look cool

Disney has shared some of the details on some of the merchandising associated with December’s Tron: Legacy film.  Head over to Wired to check out a feature article.  Of note…

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Sideshow Toys posts preview pictures of SDCC Exclusive Star Wars Clone Lieutenant

Head on over to SideshowToys.com and check out this preview of their San Diego Comic-con exclusive Clone Lieutenant figure.  The attendee pre-order will be this Thursday with the non-attendee pre-order…

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