Figures & Toys
Okay everyone, welcome to another Important Importables and this week we’re looking at our very first Nendoroid. Rather, it’s my very first Nendoroid. It’s from , the best selling 3DS game. I’m going to go ahead and refer to her as the Isabelle Nendoroid for the rest of this review, because she’ll always be Isabelle more »
There’s another Skylanders game coming. (There’s always another Skylanders game coming.) Which means there’s another Frito-Lay/Activision/Skylanders promotion in effect. One year, it was a mail-in offer to get those cute little figures that were mini-versions of some of the coolest characters in the game. Last year, it was a And now, this year, it’s a more »
Klei Entertainment is now selling a range of collectible vinyl figures from . There are 12 characters total, and each of them comes with an exclusive accessory. Each figure also comes with a random accessory. Typical human (or humanoid) characters are about 3.5 inches tall, but there are exceptions for characters such as the spider. more »
The Force can be with you in Disney Infinity, but it’s going to cost you. The news has just come in that a very special Easter Egg reward awaits people who . A digital Disney Infinity lightsaber awaits you. But, considering how much a complete collection would cost you, a real lightsaber may be cheaper.
Mega Brands and Ubisoft made a big announcement today at the New York Toy Fair. Mega Brands will use its Mega Bloks line to introduce construction sets based on the Assassin’s Creed franchise. The sets and collectible micro action figures will go on sale in the fall of 2014. Unfortunately, neither company released any images of the products at the time of this writing.
In Japan, there’s a figure festival called Wonder Fest. It happens twice a year, and shows off figures for famous anime series, shows, and games that people will be able to buy. This year’s Winter Wonder Fest 2014 is important, because it marked the appearance of Solid Snake and Link Nendoroids. Good Smile Company decided more »
About this time last year, we here at GamerTell saluted the work of artisans by showcasing five of the coolest, most affordable, game-inspired products. In that time, more people have tried their hand at making awesome items, which means there are naturally a lot more neat things you can buy. Shapeways has more 3D printer more »
Do you have plans this Saturday? Now you do. January 11, 2014 is Skylanders Day at GameStop. That means special festivities. And it’s perfect timing as well, because the and Skylanders SWAP Force characters have just been released, as well. Which means you really need to stop by if you like the game, because it’s more »
, c’mon grab your friends. We’ll go to McDonalds and chow down on some fast food. That’s not how the song goes? Sorry, but it is starting January 17, 2014. That’s when McDonalds starts a new series of Happy Meal toys, and this time the stars are Jake, Finn, Bmo, and Ice King. There are more »
Uh oh, it looks like some people may have to put aside their recently earned ire for Target if they want the latest Skylanders SWAP Force figures. Yes, it’s that situation again. Any Skylanders fan knows that Activision rolls out these figures in waves, and often makes deals with stores so one will get select more »
Okay, so in Japan there’s a company called the Good Smile Company that makes these adorable figures called Nendoroids. They’re usually super deformed versions of iconic anime, manga, comic, and video game characters, and some of the past gaming figures include Sonic the Hedgehog, Isabelle from Animal Crossing: New Leaf, Makoto Naegi from Danganronpa, and more »
There are six fewer days between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year, a fact that retailers are keenly aware of. A They’re doing all kinds of things to capture our business. Toys R’ Us will keep its stores open from 6 a.m. Dec. 21 through 9 p.m. Christmas Eve. Its Times Square location is really going more »