The Pixel Dan Vlog gives you a glimpse into my life on the road, doing this crazy adventure through the world of toys! Follow me to New York Toy Fair to learn what I put into covering the event, follow me to Colorado and get a behind the scenes look at filming the series “From Plastic to Pixels,” and more! This Vlog will always be updated with new content as I travel to various places such as San Diego Comic Con and more! It’s a fun look at what happens behind the microphone and camera of Pixel Dan.
Toy Hunting with Pixel Dan is my Vlog series that follows me to toy shows, toy stores, and conventions in search for cool new pieces for my collection! One of my favorite things about toy hunting is just seeing all of the cool stuff that’s out there. Sometimes it’s rare, sometimes it was forgotten until I stumbled upon it. But it’s always fun, and I wanted to start capturing those experiences for others to enjoy with me!
I hope you enjoy these shows on The Pixel Dan Channel! I love to keep a good mixture of different types of toy related content on my channel, because it’s ALL fun to me and I enjoy sharing my passion with the world. Of course, you can still find normal toy reviews and more!
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Los Angeles, CA. (May 7, 2017)– Fresh Monkey Fiction is proud to announce another Kickstarter campaign for their retro-inspired action figure lineAmazing Heroes.
“Thanks to over 300 devoted backers, we funded Amazing Heroes Wave 1 on Kickstarter back in late 2015,” Bill Murphy of Fresh Monkey Fiction says. “We’re super excited to see Amazing Heroes return with another great lineup that includes even more popular heroes!”
The Amazing Heroes Wave 2 collection features a selection of creator owned characters: Mike Baron and Steve Rude’s Nexus, Mike Grell’s Jon Sable, a cosmic version of MichaelAllred’s Madman, Dean Haspiel’s The Red Hook, Vito Delsante and Sean Izaakse’s Stray, Joe Staton and Nicola Cuti’s E-Man, Ray-Anthony Height’s Midnight Tiger and Mark Verheiden’s The American. This will be the first time many of them will become action figures.
Each retro-inspired Amazing Heroes figure stands 4.5″ tall and includes collector friendly interchangeable backer cards.
The Kickstarter campaign is currently live and runs through June 5th, 2017. You can support the Amazing Heroes Wave 2 Kickstarter campaign by going to
The latest Star Wars toy book from Philip Reed is now up on Kickstarter! I’ve been a big fan of Philip’s Star Wars books so far, and this one looks to be another must-have!
A Galaxy of Action Figure Savings, a companion to last year’s Collect These Figures and Accessories, is a 96-page hardcover book loaded with newspaper ads, toy photos, commercial screenshots, and images of related marketing materials that I have managed to chase down. As with last year’s collection of newspaper ads, the advertisements featured in this book were captured digitally and edited in Photoshop.
Over two hundred images are packed within this book, giving all of us a closer look at Kenner’s Star Wars toys as they existed when new in stores. You can see the actual sale prices for the toys and follow along as Kenner’s Star Wars line fades at retail.
You can check out and back A Galaxy of Action Figure Savings on Kickstarter HERE.
Spero Studio was founded by Jason Bienvenu and Brandon Gary, inspired by the 4″ scale toy lines of the mid 70’s, 80’s, & 90’s Spero focuses on bringing back the fun and joy from these eras with high quality products featuring modern articulation and accessories!
Figure design and control art was done by Jason Bienvenu, and beautifully sculpted by Jose Fernandez and Fabiano Carlos Coelho.
The figures will be created at the same factory as Boss Fight Studios with our good friend Alex Wu acting as liaison!
ANIMAL WARRIORS OF THE KINGDOM™ Series One: will consist of Ape, Canine, and Feline warriors, including the series’ main protagonist the albino ape Pale and his vile nemesis Baron Kah Lee. Each figure features 17 points of articulation as well as weapon accessories.
THE FIGURES: are 1:18 scale figures similar to G.I. Joe, Marvel Universe, H.A.C.K.S, Marauder Task Force, Dime Novel Legends, Eagle Force Returns, and Zombie Lab figures. The figures are sculpted and colored to be faithful to the comic book source material while remaining highly detailed and having great crossover potential for lines like those mentioned above and even Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles or Mythic Legions!
Super7 is excited to announce the pre-order for the next wave of the Masters of the Universe Classics action figures! The line of deluxe 7-inch action figures continues with four brand new characters, sculpted by The Four Horsemen.
The MOTU Classics pre-order for Quakke, Fangor, Hawke, and Lodar will start on Friday, May 5th at Super7Store.com. Stay tuned for details on pricing and ordering information.
Boss Fight Studio, in conjunction with Neal Adams’ Continuity Studio is proud to debut the first, full look at the brand-new Bucky O’Hare and Jenny action figures!
The brave adventures from S.P.A.C.E, as created by Larry Hama, Michael Golden and Cory Adams are faithfully represented for the first time as fully articulated action figure collectibles.
Boss Fight Studio is proud to bring Bucky fans the never-before released Jenny figure! If you’ve been waiting since the 90’s to complete your Bucky collection, now is your chance! Best yet, these long-awaited figures come to you with character customizable features; each includes interchangeable expressions and hands. Additionally, because no hero is complete without signature accessories; Bucky includes his trusty blaster pistols and Jenny special magic effects pieces.
Boss Fight isn’t stopping there! We already have product plans underway for additional variants of Bucky and Jenny, as well as the rest of the Bucky O’Hare cast of characters!
I have a very busy travel schedule once again this year. I often get asked what shows I’ll be attending, so this year I decided to put together this list! Here’s everywhere I’ll be that’s currently on my schedule! Hope to see you at one of these shows!
April 22nd, 2017 – C2E2 Chicago Comics and Entertainment Expo – Chicago, IL – ATTENDING
I will be attending C2E2 on Saturday! This year I’m just going to hang out and enjoy the show. If you see me on the show floor, feel free to stop me and say hi! http://www.c2e2.com
April 23rd, 2017 – Kane County Toy Show – Chicago, IL – ATTENDING
I will be attending the awesome Kane County Toy Show on Sunday. This is a show I always attend and enjoy, but I will likely also have my camera with me to film some footage for Toy Hunting videos. If you see me, feel free to say hi! http://www.www.chicagotoyshow.com
June 23rd – 25th, 2017 – Too Many Games Expo – Oaks, PA – GUEST
I will once again be attending the Too Many Games expo as a Guest! I’ll have a table at the Screenwave Media booth where I will be selling T-Shirts, assorted merchandise, and free to chat if you stop by! I’ll also have a panel at this show. Hope to see you there! http://www.TooManyGames.com
July 19th – 23rd, 2017 – San Diego Comic Con – San Diego, CA – WORKING
I will once again be attending San Diego Comic Con for my 8th year in a row! As always, I will be working to cover the show for my YouTube channel with interviews and video coverage. If you see me at the show and I’m not in the middle of filming, don’t be afraid to stop me to chat!
August 27th, 2017 – Indiana Toy and Comic Expo – Bloomington, IN – GUEST
I will be attending ITCE as a Guest! This is really fun show with a smaller, more intimate feel. I will have a table on the show floor where I’ll be selling T-Shirts and assorted merchandise. Feel free to stop by and say hello! I’ll also have a panel and be among the guest judges for the Custom Action Figure contest! https://www.facebook.com/IndianaToyAndComicExpo/
September 10th, 2017 – Power-Con – Los Angeles, CA – WORKING
I’m happy to announce that I will once again be attending Power-Con, the He-Man and She-Ra fan convention! Power-Con is a two day event (Sept 9th and 10th), but unfortunately this year I’ll only be able to attend on Sunday. Regardless, I’m still excited to once again be at the show. I’ll be working hard at this show, moderating panels and helping with the general flow of the show. But feel free to stop me and say hi if you see me! http://www.ThePower-Con.com
October 7th and 8th, 2017 – Retropalooza – Arlington, TX – GUEST
I will once again be attending the awesome Retropalooza event in the Dallas area! This will be my second year at the show. I had a blast last year, so I’m looking forward to it again! Full details on my presence at the show will be announced soon! http://www.Retropalooza.com
October 14th and 15th, 2017 – RetroWorld Expo – Hartford, CT – GUEST
I’ll be back for the 3rd annual RetroWorld Expo! This is a great show that is growing at a rapid rate! New, larger venue this year means even more fun! Full details on my presence at the show will be announced soon! http://www.RetroWorldExpo.com