Super7 to Release Collectible Figures for Netflix’s Yasuke and Eden Anime Series

By Staff Reports Super7 will be releasing new product in support of Netflix’s original anime programming in the range of collectible categories and accessories. The highly-anticipated Yasuke (available now, only on Netflix), the story of a Black samurai warrior in an alternate version of feudal Japan, will debut two new styles of vinyl figures for Super7.  Three characters – Yasuke, […]

Funimation x TokyoTreat Pairs Delicious Snacks From Japan to the World of Anime

By Staff Reports The world of snacks and the world of anime are colliding once again! Funimation is excited to announce that they’re teaming up for a special limited edition box with TokyoTreat! The special, limited edition Anime Marathon Munchies box is now available on tokyotreat.com and will be available while supplies last until May 30, and it’s the perfect box […]

adidas Originals and the LEGO Group Announce the ZX 8000 ‘Bricks’ Collection

By Staff Reports Having first come together during the landmark A-ZX series, this season adidas Originals and the LEGO Group present the ZX 8000 ‘Bricks’ collection. Bringing the globally renowned Danish brand’s signature aesthetics to one of adidas’ most iconic silhouettes, the collection marks the next stage in a partnership inspired by limitless creativity. The bold footwear collection plays host […]

PATRICK KINDLON AND GORAN GLIGOVIC’S RUN THE DUNGEON ARRIVES FROM Z2 COMICS WITH EXCLUSIVE SOUNDTRACK!

By Staff Reports Z2 Comics has proven to be THE home for the best in music-inspired graphic novels, and further that no pairing is alike, introducing an original graphic novel by Patrick Kindlon (We Can Never Go Home, Nobody Is In Control) and emerging artist Goran Gligovic (The Bawdy Tales of Lazlo Cale), with an original soundtrack by Kindlon’s band […]

AMAZON STUDIOS RENEWS ROBERT KIRKMAN’S INVINCIBLE FOR TWO MORE SEASONS

By Staff Reports In advance of its highly-anticipated April 30 season one finale, Amazon Studios today announced it has renewed Robert Kirkman’s (The Walking Dead) hour-long, adult animated series Invincible for a second and third season. Seasons two and three will exclusively stream on Amazon Prime Video in more than 240 countries and territories worldwide. “I’m extremely thankful to Amazon for the support […]

BlackHand & IronHead Volume 2 Comes to Panel Syndicate

By Staff Reports After decades of success with Marvel & D.C., Eisner and Harvey nominated comics veteran, David López (Mystic, Catwoman, Captain Marvel), has gone rogue!   Panel Syndicate, the creator-driven digital platform created by authors Brian K. Vaughn and Marcos Martín, is proud to announce BlackHand & IronHead Vol. 2, #1, the second installment of the hilarious, action-packed YA tale written […]

New Beats from The LEGO Group and Universal Music Group as they add to the LEGO VIDIYO line-up

By Staff Reports The LEGO Group and Universal Music Group (UMG) unveiled eight exciting new products for LEGO® VIDIYO™, including two BeatBoxes, twelve Bandmates, and five unique Stage Models. These new products bring even more play to the LEGO VIDIYO world, by increasing variety with new musical genres, special effects, and stage settings to serve as new fun backgrounds for their […]

Indie Comics Spotlight: Deborah Daughetee- Dragons by the Yard

By Nolan P. Smith Editor and Chief  Welcome to Pastrami Nation’s Indie Comics Spotlight! We hope to help spread the word of amazing independent works with our comics and creator spotlights! With this installment, we shine the spotlight on Deborah Daughetee and her current Kickstarter project, Dragons by the Yard. Pastrami Nation: Tell us about yourself and your current project. […]

Hasbro Announces Transformers: Generations Shattered Glass Voyager Class Megatron

By Staff Reports The Shattered Glass Collection Voyager MEGATRON figure stands at 7 inches tall, converts between robot and Cybertronian spaceship mode in 18 steps, comes with Fusion Cannon, sword and shield accessories, and features detachable Energon wings in robot mode. This figure depicts the righteous DECEPTICON commander, MEGATRON, with deco and details inspired by the Shattered Glass universe. The […]

Suck Saltwater, Dude! TMNT ULTIMATES! Wave 5 is Here!

By Staff Reports The Bodiless Burbling Brain, the Swamp-stompin’ Ragin’ Cajun Gator, the Fist-Fighting Fish, and the Samurai Battle Commander are ready for action! The latest wave of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ULTIMATES! brings you some of the cartoon’s most colorful characters. These made-to-order, highly articulated, deluxe action figures stand 7” tall and feature a variety of interchangeable parts and […]

“Godzilla vs. Kong” Soars to $400 Million at the Global Box Office

By Staff Reports In just one month, and with markets around the globe left to open or increase capacity, Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures’ “Godzilla vs. Kong” has triumphed at the worldwide box office, grossing over $400 million. The announcement was made today by Warner Bros. Pictures President of Domestic Distribution, Jeff Goldstein, and President of International Distribution, Andrew […]

HIGGINS & WATANABE TO LAUNCH CENTURIES-SPANNING EPIC SCI-FI/FANTASY SERIES—ORDINARY GODS—THIS JULY

By Staff Reports On the heels of sales beast Radiant Black, Kyle Higgins courts divinity in upcoming collaboration with The Flash’s Felipe Watanabe, Ordinary Gods. This centuries-spanning epic sci-fi/fantasy series is set to launch from Image Comics in July. Perfect for fans of Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernández’s The Old Guard and Donny Cates and Geoff Shaw’s God Country, this […]

Chernobylite – a Sci-Fi Survival Horror RPG coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC in July 2021

By Staff Reports Come July, fans of the genre will get the chance to sink into a true sci-fi survival horror RPG experience. One that requires planning, stealth, and cooperation with allies in search for clues to solve the mystery that brought you to the Exclusion Zone.  Currently available on Steam Early Access, Chernobylite has received a major pre-launch patch, […]

Mattel Films to Develop Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots Live-Action Motion Picture with Universal Pictures and Vin Diesel’s One Race Films

By Staff Reports Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) announced plans to develop Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots®, the classic tabletop game featuring battling robots, into a live-action motion picture. Mattel Films is working with Universal Pictures and Vin Diesel’s production company, One Race Films, on the project. Diesel will also star in the film. Mattel Films will produce the project alongside […]

DC Announces ‘Suicide Squad: Get Joker!’ by Brian Azzarello and Alex Maleev

By Staff Reports Critically acclaimed and bestselling author Brian Azzarello (Batman: Damned) and Eisner Award-winning art legend Alex Maleev (Batman: No Man’s Land) collaborate for the first time in Suicide Squad: Get Joker!, DC’s new three-issue, oversize, Prestige Plus format Suicide Squad series pitting Red Hood, Harley Quinn, Firefly, and more of DC’s most villainous criminals against The Joker! Suicide […]

Exclusive Cobra Kai Dojo Johnny Lawrence Deluxe Action Figure Now Available from Icon Heroes

By Staff Reports ‘Fear does not exist in this dojo.’ Icon Heroes has announced their Exclusive The Karate Kid Cobra Kai Dojo Johnny Lawrence Deluxe Action Figure, available now at https://www.iconheroes.com/products/the-karate-kid-johnny-lawrence-cobra-kai-dojo-action-figure-exclusive.  Icon Heroes presents the 6-inch scale Johnny Lawrence Cobra Kai Dojo action figure from the classic film The Karate Kid. Johnny is seen here in his Cobra Kai training gi, […]

Mattel and Dark Horse Comics to Release “Masters of the Universe: Revelation” Comic Series

By Staff Reports Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) and Dark Horse Comics announced today the upcoming release of the “Masters of the Universe: Revelation,” comic book series of four comics. Featuring four comics to be released starting in July 2021, the series will serve as a prequel to the upcoming “Masters of the Universe: Revelation” series from Netflix and Mattel Television premiering this […]

Child’s Play Creates More Than 30 Pediatric Gaming and Technology Specialist Positions at Children’s Hospitals Around the Globe

By Staff Reports Child’s Play, the game industry charity dedicated to improving the lives of children and teens in children’s hospitals around the world, established by Penny Arcade and PAX cofounders Mike Krahulik and Jerry Holkins, announces that it has created 31 Pediatric Gaming and Technology Specialist positions at children’s hospitals around the globe through its 2021 grant program, an […]

THE WALKING DEAD CO-COMPOSER SAM EWING RECORDS ORIGINAL ORCHESTRA TRACK FOR RADIANT BLACK

By Staff Reports This week’s Radiant Black #3 by Kyle Higgins and Marcelo Costa will treat fans to a creative departure for the series and focus on main character Nathan’s writing process. As a special treat for Radiant Black fans, Sam Ewing (co-composer on The Walking Dead) composed and recorded a live orchestra track to tie-in with the recent issue’s story—one […]

UNIVERSAL MONSTERS ACTION FIGURES COMING IN 2021 FROM NECA

By Staff Reports U.S.-based National Entertainment Collectibles Association (NECA) has announced plans for its full line of Universal Monsters action figures. Working closely with Universal Brand Development, LUGOSI LLC, and Chaney Entertainment, the figures will capture the horror world’s most iconic figures in NECA’s long-running Ultimate format. The first figure (arriving in July) will be Frankenstein’s Monster from Frankenstein (1931), […]