It’s the most promotional time of the year… io9 has posted a report on what movies are expected to attend this year’s Comic-Con International, AKA San Diego Comic-Con. Paramount’s slate is not explicitly known, but io9 predicts – we expect rather safely! – that Bumblebee will be the headliner of their promotional area. Keep reading for an excerpt, along with a link to the full article!
UK Toy distributor NDA Toys has posted stock images for the Transformers: Cyberverse Ultimate Class figures, Optimus Prime and Megatron! Listed under their Seinfeld-themed internal development codenames of “Peterman” and “Newman,” respectively, this is the best look we’ve gotten at the $30 pricepoint figures so far. Both look good, though articulation-sticklers may not be thrilled that Megatron seems to lack elbows. Keep reading for the images!
Wu Song, nicknamed “Pilgrim”, is a fictional character in Water Margin, one of the Four Great Classical Novels of Chinese literature. According to legend, Wu Song was a student of the archer Zhou Tong and he specialised in Chuojiao, Ditangquan, and the use of the staff. The novel describes him as a good-looking man with shining eyes, thick eyebrows, a muscular body and an impressive bearing. His parents died early, and he was raised by his elder brother, Wu Dalang (武大郎; literally “Eldest Brother Wu”).
IN FLAMES X NEWSOUL (Product code: IFT-030) The Water Margin Series 1/6th scale “Skywalker Wu Song” Collectible Figure Deluxe Version features: An elaborate carving head (with buddhist monk’s head band & Long black real fabric hair implantation), Approximately 33cm tall Newly developed muscular body with seamless upper body, 9 pieces of interchangeable palms
Costumes: buddhist monk outfit – White underwear, Brown robe, Dark blue shoulder coat, skull Beads, Dark blue wristbands, Red belt, Narrow blue waist support, Black bloomers, Black officer boots, A suit of battle-damaged lower hem（be used when the figure is stripped to the waist), White lower hem（covered with mud and blood）, Brown lower hem（covered with mud and blood）, Black belt, Wide blue waist support
Weapon: Double buddhist monk’s knife
Release date: Approximately Q4 2018 — Q1 2019
Comic Crusaders has released the last of the current crop of comic previews for the weekend, capping us off with the Optimus Prime 2018 Annual in which Thundercracker might just finally get to make a movie! The Annual will be in stores on February 28th, and you can read the preview in the gallery below right now! THUNDERCRACKER IN: STARSCREAM: THE MOVIE! The good news: somebody finally gave Thundercracker money to make a film. The bad news: it’s Starscream, and he wants a biographical picture to win over the people of Earth. Will Thundercracker stand by his principles or… well, no, he makes the movie.
Directed by famous film maker Feng Xiaogang, Youth focuses on some characters in the prime of their lives who are from a dance troupe in the early 1970s, and tells stories of their love and capricious fates. He Xiaoping who faces discrimination because of a family scandal. She hopes to start over in a new place, but finds that the shame has followed her to Chengdu. Liu Feng is well-liked within the group but he has unrequited crush on the lead solo Lin Dingding. Liu Feng experiences the pain of rejection and is expelled from the group when he makes an unwelcomed advance on her. He Xiaoping is heartbroken because she had secret feelings for Liu Feng…Each of the members of the art troupe all learn lessons in this coming-of-age story. Their paths have led to different places and different experiences.
TBLeague (PHICEN) 1/6th scale “Youth / 芳华” Art Troupe Action Figure Parts List:head sculpt, TB League female seamless body with metal skeleton, 4 pairs x interchangeable hands, pair of flat bottomed dancing shoes with feet, pair of ballet shoes with feet, orange T-shirt, baby blue T-shirt, dark blue shorts, light green army stockings, rifle with bayonet, cartridge clip, real silk red flag, flagpole
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In the world of “BeMaul”, human civilization had gone through tens of thousands years of degeneration, mankind slowly faded out on the planet.
Wars had made the size of human population shrunk drastically, nation states dissolved, the world is separated into tribes; all forms of technology were lost, so were language… the only thing remains is the concept of race, most part of the planet returned to the age before human, except in some places, ancient human civilization lingered and hope for revival.
“BeMaul (比摩)” are the remaining 12 human from different races and tribes, the first one is called “Zhuó”, whom is the 897th cyborg created by a corporation called “kuǐ 13 Industry”. In a launch operation, he accidentally discovered that in the vessel named “Chóng Jiǔ” “蟲灸”, there was a newborn baby that is being carried, from there on “Zhuó” entered a web of conspiracies and treacheries in the attempt to revive the human race…
Ghoshand Studio “BeMaul” Series Part 1: “Zhuó” Original Design Collectible Figure features: Original head sculpt, Original skull head, Fully articulated 1/6th scale action figure body, Interchangeable hands x 6 (Left hands: Rifle and Bamboo smoke pipe holding plus Fist)(Right hands: Trigger finger and Knife holding plus Fist)
Costume: Movable armor (with removable part on the back), Shirt, Pants, Dress, Cloak
Weapons and Accessories: Rifle, Dagger, Bamboo smoke pipe, Belt gear
Plus: Display platform with Ghosthand Studio logo
Prototype shown in picture | Subjected to further fine tuning without prior notice | All rights reserved by Ghosthand Studio & GATE TOYS
NOW Available for Pre-Order at www.gatetoysglobal.com (link HERE)
The Star Wars hype is on! Eagerly awaited by Star Wars fans worldwide, the highly anticipated epic blockbuster Star Wars: The Last Jedi will finally be hitting the silver screen this December!
Today we are excited to officially introduce a 1/6th scale collectible figure of an all-new trooper with distinctive armor design from the upcoming film – the Executioner Trooper!
The highly-accurate collectible figure is specially crafted based on the image of Executioner Trooper from Star Wars: The Last Jedi featuring new matte black with glossy white colored helmet and armor design, newly developed body and under-suit with improved articulations, the trooper’s unique weapon: electric axe with electricity effect parts, a blaster rifle, and a specially designed figure stand!
Hot Toys MMS428 Star Wars: The Last Jedi 1/6th scale Executioner Trooper Collectible Figure specially features: Authentic and detailed likeness of Executioner Trooper in Star Wars: The Last Jedi | Approximately 30 cm tall Newly developed body with over 30 points of articulations | Specially applied matte black and glossy white painting on armor | Nine (9) pieces of interchangeable gloved hands including: pair of fists, pair of relaxed hands, pair of hands for holding blaster rifle, pair of hands for holding taser axe, gesturing left hand
Costume: streamline designed Executioner Trooper armor, newly developed black under-suit, belt with pouches, white boots
Weapons: articulated electric axe with electricity effect parts, blaster rifle
Accessory: Specially designed figure stand with nameplate and Star Wars logo
RAC is back to spoiler-free reviews once again! This month in Optimus Prime: family, friends, and warriors coming to terms with both war and peace. “The Life of Sideswipe” is written by John Barber with art by Kei Zama and colors by Josh Burcham. Click here to read the review!
Tokyo Toy Show is still in progress this weekend in Japan, and thanks to Alfes2010, we have the first look at Masterpiece Beast Wars Dinobot! Right now it’s just a poster showing the robot and dinosaur modes in the form of CG design models – basically a rough draft to help determine how everything will work, before additional styling and refinement happens. And even now seeing a representation of how this will take shape as a toy, it’s still a mystery just how the transformation is going to work and deliver two show accurate forms! You can find the image mirrored below.