Fans of real American heroes will have plenty of convention exclusive options in the near future form Hot Toys. The toymaker has announced new 1/6 scale versions of Superman III's evil (drunk!) Superman, Captain America: The First Avenger's "star spangled" war-bond promoting Cap and G.I. Joe: Retaliation's version of Joseph Colton.
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As the home of an abundant assortment of licensed titles -- many of which popularized at one time or another in animation -- IDW's in a pretty good place to play up its ties to Saturday morning cartoons. This September, the publisher will play up this relationship in titles with direct ties to animation like Black Dynamite, Doctor Who, Ghostbusters, G.I. Joe A Real American Hero, Popeye Classics, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles New Animated Adventures and Transformers: More than Meets The Eye, but also Danger Girl, Judge Dredd, T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents and... The X-Files? Hit the jump to see September's full line of "IDW Gets Animated" alternate covers.
Movies: Robert Redford has confirmed that he'll be playing the head of SHIELD in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, although his character's name is yet to be revealed.
Toys: Sideshow has posted new pictures and product details for its upcoming DC Sixth Scale Joker figure, which is now available for preorder for $189.99.
Toys: Entertainment Earth has a peek at Hasbro's upcoming Iron Man 3 Marvel Legends line, with comic book versions of Iron Patriot, Classic Iron Man(with regular and "Ditko Horn" masks to swap) and Heroic Age Iron Man, plus each of their corresponding Iron Monger build-a-figure pieces.
Movies: Conan O'Brien stands in
Comic Strips: To coincide with Tuesday's election, Blondie's Dagwood will be running a (likely imaginary) campaign for president this week.
Trailers: The new trailer for GI Joe: Retaliation reveals the real reason for its release-date delay. They, like all of us, needed more of Magic Mike himself, Chann
Hasbro's burgeoning KRE-O line of building toys has been a boon to Transformers fans seeking a Lego-like experience for their favorite robots in disguise, but fans of the toy company's most iconic military action figure brand have had to content themselves with toys based on... well, that Battleship movie. That's all about to change, though