Put money aside for the Frozen Elsa Nendroid

Can’t let go of Frozen fever? I can understand, especially with the cold weather. Fortunately, an Elsa Nendoroid is coming to help encourage your obsession. Good Smile Company has announced she’ll be making her grand debut in May 2015. You’ll probably want to get this Elsa Nendoroid, because she’s gorgeous. She can reenact many of more »

Marth, Villager and Wii Fit Trainer are the rare Amiibos

Don’t want a faithful, Nintendo standby as one of your first Amiibos? Well, you may have no choice. The figures are out and they are unsurprisingly popular. In fact, they’re so in demand that three are going to be almost impossible to find if you didn’t pre-order them. I’m talking about the Marth, Villager, and more »


Loot Crate: Nintendo’s Amiibo Middle Man

Loot Crate jumped onto the Nintendo amiibo train by offering subscribers exclusive monthly crates packed with a selection of the interactive figures. It’s an odd pairing but surely one that will pay off for Loot Crate as they deal in sending monthly boxes of random geek treasure to subscribers. If you’re worried about getting the more »

Even more Amiibos appear in February 2015

Yes, this is another story about Nintendo’s Amiibos. I’m getting tired of hearing about them every day too. I know, they aren’t even out yet, but there’s a PR blitz in progress that makes these NFC figures seem like the chosen ones. Listen, let’s get through this Amiibo announcement, and then you can go and more »

Nintendo arranges Amiibo Loot Crates

Nintendo is hoping its Amiibos will be the next new thing . The NFC figures are being forced into every Wii U game possible, and don’t think it’s an accident that so many of your favorite, iconic characters are getting turned into Amiibos. The most surprising part, however, is that Nintendo is now teaming up more »

NFC figures aren’t going anywhere

Skylanders is a franchise that allows players to use figurines purchased in stores to summon characters into a digital game world. Four main entries into the series, it’s easy to claim that Skylanders is doing pretty well for itself. Each title has been a huge success, , and it’s clear that Activision knew what they more »

Here’s the November 5, 2014 Nintendo Direct Roundup

Nintendo of America aired their latest Nintendo Direct video today, November 5, 2014, showcasing what the company has in store for the and over the coming months. Included were release dates, game footage, and a few brand new trailers. If you’re unable to watch the 33+ minute video or just want the highlights, here’s how more »

Tomorrow is GameStop’s Skylanders Day

Today is Halloween, that much you know, but do you know what November 1, 2014 is? No, it isn’t All Saints’ Day. It’s GameStop’s Skylanders Day! Skylanders Day is an event GameStop holds after any new installment is released. Usually, there’ll be a few Skylanders Days, depending on how many new products GameStop wants to more »


Amazon and Best Buy get Pokemon Alpha Sapphire/Omega Ruby Dual Pack

It looks like today is a Pokemon news day. The second announcement, after the Diancie reminder, is that two stores are getting a special Pokemon Alpha Sapphire and Omega Ruby Dual Pack. and Best Buy will both be selling a bundle that gives a person copies of both games. It also provides two codes, with more »

Skylanders Trap Team has the best characters

Skylanders is one of those series that constantly amazes. Not because of the sales figures or that each year Activision manages to put out a new iteraction, like Skylanders Trap Team, that looks too good to resist. No, the real reason it’s so impressive is that each round of Skylanders manages to be better than more »

Don’t forget about Titanfall K’Nex

You’ll never guess what I saw in Books-A-Million the other day – the Titanfall K’Nex. The sets were announced earlier this year at the 2014 Toy Fair, but I honestly, conveniently forgot about them. That kind of thing happens when a product is announced without a solid release window, sometimes. But, there they were – more »

NYCC 2014: Here’s The Walking Dead’s Clementine

I’m sure you’re all still hyped and buzzing about the premiere of season 5 of The Walking Dead. We’ve been waiting so long, after all, and all those cliffhangers made that wait unbearable. Well, allow a little good news from the 2014 New York Comic Con make it even better. McFarlene Toys is working on more »