This Lovely Lil' Godzilla Rules the Toy Crop at New York Comic Con

It's New York Comic Con next week, and you know what that means? Oodles of lovely exclusive toys to gaze at (and then lament that any you actually want you'll probably end up paying out the ass for on eBay after the con)! First up in the parade of wonderful toys is Bandai, with lovely Godzilla goodness. » 10/02/14 1:13am 10/02/14 1:13am

More proof that Japan's Avengers anime is turning them into Pokémon

Back in October, we told you that Toei Animation was making a cartoon called Marvel Disk Wars: The Avengers, which would have a toyline from Bandai, and sounded suspiciously like it was going to be Pokémon but with Marvel super heroes. Well, rest easy — it's definitely going to be Pokémon but with Marvel super heroes. » 12/12/13 3:40pm 12/12/13 3:40pm

Japan's next new anime and toy phenomenon: The Avengers?!

Imagine the power of Marvel super heroes combined with the popularity of anime. Okay, so anime isn't quite as big any more, but imagine it's an anime with a collectible toyline that doubles as a game, like B-Daman, Beyblade or Vanguard. A Marvel anime with a collectible toy-based game would likely rule the world, and… » 10/23/13 8:50am 10/23/13 8:50am