SDCC: Skylanders Eon’s Elite

For those of you out there who think Skylanders Trap Team isn’t enough for you, there is yet another Skylanders edition. During the Skylanders panel at San Diego Comic-Con, it was announced that there is an Eon’s Elite line. This limited edition Eon’s Elite will introduce eight collectible versions starting with Spyro and Chop Chop.  These Skylanders figures have a distinct paint job that makes them stand out from any other Skylanders toys, with a gold base and metallic finish. But they didn’t stop there, these special edition figures come…

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SDCC: Penguins of Madagascar

If you were a fan of the penguins in the movie Madagascar or the Penguins of Madagascar television series you are going to get a kick out of this. DreamWorks Animation has announced their upcoming movie, Penguins of Madagascar coming out November 26. Michael Colton and John Aboud are working together to write the screenplay and will be directed by Simon J. Smith. Staring in this film are Tom McGath as the voice of Skipper, Kowalski, Private and Rico, John Malkovich as Dr. Octavius Brine aka Dave,and Benedict Cumberbatch as…

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SDCC: Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes

For those of you who enjoyed the Disney Infinity game, Disney Interactive has announced an updated version, Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes that is launching September 23. You are able to pre-order the starter pack today.  All the characters and power discs for the original 2013 Disney Infinity will be compatible with the game. Players can even craft their own worlds and games using any characters from both editions of Disney Infinity. The Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes (2.0 Edition) Starter Pack includes, the game disc, the 2.0 Edition…

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SDCC: Skylanders Trap Team Dark Edition

Today from Comic-Con International: Sand Diego Skylanders are debuting the latest endition to the ActiVision Skylanders figure-powered game line: Skylanders Trap Team including the collector-oriented Skylanders Trap Team: Dark Edition “Kaos has blown up the walls of the feared Cloudcracker Prison, freeing the most notorious villains in Skylands. It’s up to you and the Skylanders to find and capture them. Using Traptanium, a magic material that can harness the power of the Elements, you have the amazing ability to trap the villains and return them to Skylands to fight for you! Begin the…

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SDCC: IDW Brings Back Edward Scissorhands

If you liked the movie Edward Scissorhands you are going to love this. IDW Publishing is introducing a new 4-issue miniseries of Edward Scissorhands, in October by Fraggle Rock writer Kate Leth and artist Drew Rausch work together to bring back Edward Scissorhands in a fun and playful way that will appeal to younger readers. In an interview with CBR News, Kate Leth tells us a little about what to be expecting in the book. She says the book has a new cast of people for this story that’s in…

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SDCC: Disney Announces Pirates of The Caribbean 5

The Pirates of the Caribbean franchise has not come to an end yet. Walt Disney Pictures has announced that there is a going to be a fifth installment of the movie franchise titled Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales staring Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow.  The screenplay will be written by Jeff Nathanson with Joachim Ronning and Espen Sandberg directing the film. It was initially targeted to release for 2015 but due to budget and some unfinished script it was pushed back and will be hitting the theaters July 7, 2017. It has been confirmed in January of 2014, filming is to begin in Puerto…

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