By Staff Reports TF Con is officially underway and while it shall remain a digital event, fans from all over the globe are encouraged to watch fun panels and interviews taking place all weekend long. During TF Con we will be running special promotions on our Transformers model kits from Flame Toys. We also have two event exclusives available which […]
By Staff Reports Make an appointment and prepare to bare your soul with January’s “DYS-FUNCTION” themed Rick and Morty Crate. Lay on the couch and tell us your problems as we study the most dysfunctional family in the universe with exclusive collectibles and gear that are especially suited to help Jerry (and you) work through any problems you may be […]
By Staff Reports Scout Comics & Entertainment, Inc. proudly announces the launch of TRACKER COLLECTIBLES, a new action figure/collectible toy company. Peter Goral, writer/creator of the popular Phantom Starkiller and Count Draco Knuckleduster brand, has come aboard as CEO of Tracker and he’ll also spearhead Scout Comics & Entertainment, Inc. merchandise division. Goral (also known as Killer Bootlegs) has been at the […]
By Staff Reports Next up in the McFarlane Toys Gold Label Collectors Series is a new look for the White Wolf. The famed Witcher Geralt of Rivia is back with his classic Kaer Morhen armor dyed yellow. Geralt will come with his signature assortment of swords and a base for you display and pose him.
From the 1920s to the 1950s, Universal Pictures redefined the golden age of horror cinema with their legendary lineup of monster movies. In the decades to follow, Dracula, The Mummy, Frankenstein, Creature from the Black Lagoon, The Wolfman and The Phantom of the Opera continue to frighten fans of these classic creatures.
By Staff Reports When a drifter stumbles upon a small town trapped between a corrupt sheriff and the bloodthirsty monsters lurking in the countryside, his quest for a hot meal takes a whole new turn. Meet the Team… Creator/Writer/Colorist: Peter Goral – Killer Bootlegs Artist: Joseph Schmalke – The Electric Black, Murder Hobo, Cherry Blackbird Letterer: Joel Rodriguez – (Rise, Dusk County Chonicles, […]
Join Pastrami Nation’s Nolan Smith and Jason Smith as we talk with Bluefin Brands- Brand Manager David Clarke! David gives us the rundown on Flame Toys Transformers, Sen-ti-nel, and introduces us to the world of Kamen Rider! Visit Bluefin online at https://www.bluefinbrands.com/. Visit PastramiNation.com for news, reviews, giveaways, and more! Make sure to follow us at: Facebook: www.facebook.com/pastramination Instagram: @pastramination […]
By Staff Reports It was 65 years ago that Disneyland first welcomed guests to enjoy a new kind of experience: the theme park. And to mark the occasion, Disney twenty-three has created a one-of-a-kind, stand-alone issue, filled with rich stories and stunning photography that look at the development and evolution of the Disney theme park. Disney artist Ricky De Los […]
By Staff Reports The Super7 x Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles alliance continues with the new Wave 2 of the TMNT ReAction Figures! Joining the fight are April O’Neil, Baxter Stockman, Krang, Space Cadet Raphael, and Undercover Donetello! SHOP TMNT NOW
By Staff Reports Today, Nerdist announced the popular series Nerdist News Talks Back will return on their official YouTube channel. Beginning Monday, June 22, fans can join host Dan Casey (Nerdist News, Explainiac) and a rotating panel of experts, luminaries, and celebrities from the pop culture universe to abandon character limits and dig into fascinating discussions of everything (and anything) pop culture fans care about. […]
Kidrobot brings art to life with the first piece in a new collection featuring the work of Keith Haring
By Staff Reports Continuing our celebration of inspirational artists of the 20th century, Kidrobot brings art to life with the first piece in a new collection featuring the work of Keith Haring. This Kidrobot x Keith Haring collection will include Keith Haring 8” Masterpiece Dunny art figures, a Keith Haring Dunny Mini Series, and other Keith Haring art figures and sculptures. The pieces in this collection will be released monthly throughout 2020 and beyond. Kidrobot is proud to introduce a Dunny featuring the […]
Welcome to Pastrami Nation’s Mega Podcast! Join Nolan, Jason, and a slew of amazing podcasters, reviewers, and guests from our eight-year history! We talk about pop culture during these COVID times, debate what franchise is doing better in 2020 (Star Wars or Star Trek), and learn about our amazing giveaways that end on May 13th!!!
By Nolan P. Smith Editor On May 9th, we will hold the largest podcast we have ever had, with Pastrami Nation podcasters from throughout our eight year history joining us for our Mega Podcast!!! The podcast will be recorded and uploaded to YouTube and SoundCloud on the night of May 9th, with giveaways running until May 13th! Join us as […]
By Staff Reports As the safety and well-being of fans is of the upmost importance, the team at Power-Con has decided to postpone our 2020 event. Power-Con will return September 11 & 12, 2021 to the Hilton Anaheim in Anaheim, California. Everyone at Power-Con has remained optimistic that the 2020 event could continue as originally planned. However, in light of […]
By Staff Reports Vault Comics is extremely excited to announce that they have partnered with Level52 Studios to create a limited edition statue of Aydis, the main character from Natasha Alterici‘s hit Vault series, HEATHEN. Viking. Woman. Warrior. Outcast. Aydis, the intrepid protagonist from the smash hit comic HEATHEN by Natasha Alterici, comes to life as a 1:6 scale limited edition statue created by […]
By Staff Reports For the first time in its 50-year history San Diego Comic Convention (SDCC), the organizers behind the annual pop culture celebration, announced today with deep regret that there will be no Comic-Con in 2020. The event will instead return to the San Diego Convention Center from July 22-25, 2021. Recognizing that countless attendees save and plan for […]
By Staff Reports Premium Bandai USA will begin offering highly sought-after and exclusive collectibles from renowned Bandai toy and collectible brands to domestic fans and customers. The catalog has been expanded to feature Bandai Spirits’ Tamashii Nations’ Dragon Ball S.H.Figuarts action figure line and Hobby’s catalog of Gundam model kits (GUNPLA), including many rare and limited-edition releases that were, until […]
By Nolan P. Smith Editor I have watched the world change in a matter of days, as we all have. It went from precautions to self-isolation and social distancing in the blink of an eye. First and foremost, I hope everyone reading this is safe and healthy. What we are seeing is a nation driven by fear. Yes, the Coronavirus […]
“This is the Way” Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con Brings Pop Cultures Biggest Stars to Las Vegas in 2020
By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– As announced exclusively via ComicBook.com, Amazing Comic Conventions LLC is excited to announce that AMAZING LAS VEGAS COMIC CON! is returning to Las Vegas from June 26th to 28th with a FIRST WAVE of headline talent from Disney+ and Lucas Film’s The Mandalorian, Funimation’s My Hero Academia as well as some of the current biggest […]
Static Vinyl Figures Are Boring! They Need A REVO-lution! See How With Factory Entertainment At New York Toy Fair
By Staff Reports Factory Entertainment, Inc., doesn’t feel there’s enough fun in the vinyl figure market. To solve this issue, the company is showcasing its spin on officially licensed vinyl figures called REVOS™ in booth #5359 at New York Toy Fair. “REVOS™ are not your everyday boring, static vinyl figures,” said Barry Eldridge, Creative Director of Factory Entertainment. “REVOs™ (pronounced […]
By Nolan P. Smith Check out the first two rounds of reveals from NECA from the New York Toy Fair! Included are new additions to Aliens, Predator, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, as well as new Toony renditions of horror and sci-fi properties. Want to pre-order these? Make sure to visit Linebreakers at www.comicbooksurplus.com! Make sure to visit necaonline.com for […]
By Nolan P. Smith Funko has revealed a number of new line ups at the New York Toy Fair 2020! Line ups include Cobra Kai, The Boys, InuYasha, and the first POP album: Notorious B.I.G.- Read to Die! There is bound to be more reveals as Toy Fair officially started today!
By Staff Reports McFarlane Toys has announced the release of their R/C Shark Shark, hitting Walmart stores this month. Remote Control Shark Shark swims with real lifelike movements! Shark Shark swims just below the water’s surface; allowing you to see the movement of the shark, its dorsal and tail fins. Master the controls to make Shark Shark come alive by […]
By Staff Reports Check out the latest announcements from DC Collectibles. From an all-new, and much anticipated, Batman Black & White Batmonster statue to the next wave of DC Essentials: DCeased action figures, these will be available starting October 2020!
By Nolan P. Smith Boss Fight Studio, the creators of the popular Vitrivuan HACKS 3 3/4 inch figures, announced the arrival of their latest creation: Frankie the Mighty Steed! Frankie the Unicorn is the latest edition to their Mighty Steeds lineup, and is available for purchase immediately! The Mighty Steeds lineup has been highly anticipated, and Frankie becomes one more […]
By Staff Reports Oregon’s Gigantic Brewing and Dark Horse Comics are teaming up to create 666 Limited Edition Hellboy Collectors Boxes, featuring Hellboy beer, based on award-winning artist Mike Mignola’s legendary character. The acclaimed Hellboy beers were introduced in 2019 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the publication of Hellboy: Seed of Destruction. The Hellboy Collectors Boxes contain all six […]
JayZoMon’s Inaugural Pop Culture Expo Brought the High Desert It’s First Comic Book Convention and More
By Nolan P. Smith Photos by Nolan P. Smith, Jason T. Smith, Eddie Aguirre and Jessica Rude-Aguirre This past Saturday, residents made their way to the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds for the first-ever pop culture/comic book convention to come to the High Desert as JayZoMon’s Pop Culture Expo brought cosplay, comic books, celebrities, and professional wrestling to our community. Organized […]
By Nolan P. Smith Funko is a brand known around the world, and they are helping out around the world with a Pop! Vinyl figure created to assist with Australia wildfire recovery efforts. In a partnership with Popcultcha, all profits from the sale of this awesome POP! figure will go towards the RSPCA National Bushfire Appeal through monthly payments until […]