Mezco One:12 Punisher

Mezco One:12 Punisher

Mezco One:12 Punisher

So, I’m a little bummed I can’t use my Punisher quote from 1989 again…it would just be redundant, but I’m really excited that I got a look at the standard release Punisher from Mezco One:12!  Months and months back, just after Toy Fair 2017, we gave you an up close look at the Mezco One:12 Toy Fair Exclusive Punisher.  Word on the street is, they only made 60.  I spent a good amount of time on that write up and photo shoot. I encourage you to check it out, it’s a full in depth review of The TF Exclusive Punisher, but it’s also an in depth review of this Punisher, as there are only three differences that my barely trained eye is able to detect. read more

Hasbro reveals SDCC Exclusive – Marvel Legends Battle for Asgard 5-Pack!

Hasbro reveals SDCC Exclusive – Marvel Legends Battle for Asgard 5-Pack!

Hasbro has announced the Marvel Legends 6 inch SDCC 2017 Exclusive!  This year, it’s gorgeous! …again!

MARVEL SDCC EXCLUSIVE 2017

MARVEL LEGENDS SERIES BATTLE FOR ASGARD 5-PACK
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $99.99/ Available at Booth #3329 at Comic-Con International in San Diego)
Recreate legendary battles between the Nine Realms with the MARVEL LEGENDS SERIES BATTLE
FOR ASGARD 5-PACK! This mighty set comes in premium packaging with original artwork by Tyler Jacobson, and includes 6-inch scale MALEKITH, MARVEL’S BOR, ULIK, MARVEL’S ODINSON, and THOR figures. Each figure features multiple points of articulation, premium design, and character-inspired sword and hammer accessories. Includes 5 figures and 5 accessories. The MARVEL LEGENDS SERIES BATTLE FOR ASGARD 5-PACK will be for sale at San Diego Comic-Con 2017. Following the convention, a limited number will be available on HasbroToyShop.com.
Ulik, Marvel’s Odinson, and Thor figures. This mighty set will be available at Hasbro Booth #3329 at San Diego Comic-Con in July. read more

Nintendo Download: Playing with Fire (…Fire Emblem)

Nintendo Download: Playing with Fire (…Fire Emblem)

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:

The Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia game is available May 19. (Photo: Business Wire)The Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia game is available May 19. (Photo: Business Wire)
  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS
    • Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia – On a continent that was torn asunder by warring gods, guide two armies through brutal tactical battles, as this reimagined RPG epic invades the West for the first time. Uncover the intertwining stories of Alm and Celica, engage foes, fend off dragons and explore 3D dungeons. Your prowess will grow as you master this melding of modern and legacy Fire Emblem gameplay. The Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia game is available May 19.
    • Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia DLC
      • Season Pass ($44.99, twenty-two pieces of content): The Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Season Pass includes all five DLC packs as they release. By purchasing the Season Pass, fans who want to receive all DLC will save more than 30 percent compared to purchasing all 22 pieces of content individually.
      • DLC Pack #1 – Fledgling Warriors Pack ($7.99, three pieces of content): Ideal for early- to mid-game adventurers, this pack includes a new dungeon (The Astral Temple) and two new maps, great for gaining more items, in-game currency and experience points.
      • The remaining four DLC packs will be released in the coming weeks. See the full schedule here.
      Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch
      • Disgaea 5 Complete – Demo Version – Download the free Disgaea 5 Complete demo and try the strategy RPG game before it launches on May 23 on the Nintendo Switch console. Get a taste of Disgaea 5 with the first few stages of the game.
      Virtual Console on Wii U
      • Blazing Lazers – Players control the extraordinary firepower of their Gunhed Star Fighter in this classic TurboGrafx-16 shooter. Collect power-ups to increase your ship’s battle strength so it can cut through enemies and defeat the bosses in all nine action-filled areas. Of course, as part of the “Soldier” series, the game contains a good combination of fast-paced speed with catchy, drum-propelled background music.

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Nintendo Unleashes a Barrage of Details for the New ARMS Game for Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Unleashes a Barrage of Details for the New ARMS Game for Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Unleashes a Barrage of Details for the New ARMS Game for Nintendo Switch

 

New Trailer for Splatoon 2 Single-Player Mode Also Debuts

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Nintendo premiered a new Nintendo Direct video presentation all about its upcoming ARMS game for the Nintendo Switch console – with a little surprise from everyone’s favorite Inklings in the Splatoon 2 game as part of a bonus trailer at the end. ARMS was created by many of the same team members that developed the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe game for Nintendo Switch, promising the same level of polish and competitive action as the hit racing game. The Nintendo Direct video detailed many new features about ARMS, including key characters, attributes and the game’s numerous multiplayer battle modes, as well as information about a free Global Testpunch demo for the game that starts at the end of May. read more