You'll have to pardon the acronym-heavy headline, but there's just no avoiding it when trying to communicate Funko's San Diego Comic-Con 2013 exclusive Pop! Vinyl toys. Arriving at the convention this July at Funko booth 5343 will be four metallic Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, two blood-splattered The Walking Dead characters, plus both an Aliens Xenomorph and a Predator leaking green blood.
General Alien enthusiasts and action figure trivia fans unite! Kenner's abandoned 1979 Alien action figure line is being revived by Super7, giving generations of fans their first proper crack at picking up vintage-style versions of Ripley (with flame thrower), Ash (with motion detector), Dallas (with flame thrower), Kane (in Nostromo spacesuit) and a surprisingly horrifying 3.75" "Big Chap" style "The Alien" xenomorph (with removable transparent dome, extendable jaws and glow-in-the-dark head
Faith Erin Hicks is gradually colonizing my brain. Apparently, it wasn't enough that she created The Adventures of Superhero Girl, which details the events, both fantastic and mundane, in the life of an entry-level superhero; or that she wrote Friends with Boys, her recently released First Second book about formerly homeschooled girl navigating the perils of high scho
Art: Adam Koford illustrates The Seven Deadly Sins of Jabba's Palace.
Cyber Monday: Top Shelf Productions is offering a 30% discount on everything in its Web store, including Blankets and Infinite Kung Fu.
Statues: It looks like a new 1:1 scale Mobile Suit Gundam statue will come to Tokyo's Odaiba in spring 2013.
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In our recurring original art feature, writer Chris Sims and artist Rusty Shackles carry on the noble comic book tradition of the imaginary story by bringing you the Best Comics Ever that don't actually exist! This week, we find out what happens when two alien races make Earth their battleground... and find themselves right in the sights of the Motor City Madman!
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We have very fond childhood memories of "Winnie the Pooh," and his many friends including Piglet, Tigger, and Eeyore. Thanks to watching "Alien" when we were probably too young, we also have haunting childhood memories of facehuggers and parasites exploding out of people's stomachs. A creator identified as Big Hamburger has decided to combine the two in a c