While McFarlane Toys is usually quick to supply retailers with computer generated renders and prototype images of its The Walking Dead action figures, fans should be pleased to see that a slew of official photos for the TV series line's fifth wave have finally been released. Coming in February will be new action figure versions of Glenn, Maggie and Tyreese, plus an undead Merle Dixon and a Charred Walker.
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With the third series of The Walking Dead action figures based on AMC's live action TV show now filtering into stores and online retailers, McFarlane Toys has announced a followup fourth wave of plastic humans and zombies slated for release in the fall. On the menu this go-around are Andrea, The Governor, Carl Grimes, Riot Gear Zombie, Riot Gear Gas Mask Zom
Just a few weeks after announcing its second wave of The Walking Dead comic action figures, McFarlane Toys hit Toy Fair 2013 with prototypes of Glenn in riot gear, The Governor, The Governor's zombie daughter Penny and Michonne's Pet Zombie (Mike). This wave of figures is due out in June and will include a special "Bloody black & white" Governor/Penny 2-pack in addition to all of the standalone toys. McFarlane also debuted three
Manga: The lastest issue of Young Ace dropped on October 4 in Japan and features the first installment of the BBC Sherlock manga spinoff by artist "Jay."
Upcoming: Fantagraphics apparently has plenty more Carl Barks and Al Feldstein reprint projects in the pipeline.
Art: The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cl
AMC's live action adaptation of Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore and Charlie Adlard's The Walking Dead kicks off its third season on October 14, making next month a fine time for McFarlane Toys to release its second wave of 4-4.5" tall action figures. Based on the likenesses of the show's human actors and und
Animation: Shout! Factory will release the much-maligned G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero series two, season one on DVD in January. Get ready for the Dic goodness. Got to get tough. Yo Joe!
Toys: Between McFarlane Toys and MTV, you can get a solid look at six upcoming The Walking Dead TV/Comic action figures including Officer Rick Grimes, Michonne, Zombie Lurker, Zombie Roamer, Daryl Dixon and Zombie Walker.
Movies: The Michael Bay/Brad Fuller/Andrew Form-helmed Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie