SDCC 2009: Merit International

Merit International’s San Diego Comic Con booth featured figures are artwork from Dez Einswell’s Doodle Barn. While we’ve seen several of the products before, the little figures in the glass cans were something new to me. Our SDCC Merit Int’l…

SDCC 2009: Sideshow

The Sideshow booth was yet again one of the busiest at San Diego Comic Con. The booth featured a number of popular Sideshow lines (Star Wars, G.I. Joe and Indiana Jones), a custom Stormtrooper display and several new Hot Toys…

SDCC 2009: Toy Tokyo

If you were looking to be greeted by a topless Marilyn Monroe with Mickey Mouse…accoutrements, you’d obviously want to walk to the aisle right up against the wall at SDCC. If you’ve ever been to Comic Con before, you’ll know…

Tonner Twilight Dolls

On Saturday of Comic Con, we strolled by the Tonner booth to find that they had surprisingly unveiled three new Twilight Tonner Character Figures – Laurent, James and Victoria. I only had my cell phone with me, so the photos…

SDCC 2009: Cardboard Spaceship

The Cardboard Spaceship San Diego Comic Con booth had a bunch of amazing customs from artist Scribe. There were also several signings at the booth as well as small run limited edition resin releases. Our SDCC Cardboard Spaceship Photo Gallery…

SDCC 2009: Munky King

The Holy Grail of San Diego Comic Con might have been the Bronze Koibito at the Munky King booth. Limited to only 30 pieces, your chances are snagging one were slim. But t hey had several consolation prizes…and a bunch…

SDCC 2009: Super7

If you saw our pre-SDCC coverage, you probably noticed the number of exclusives that would be at the Super7 booth. But one of them garnered the most interest was Big Sal by Kathie Olivas and Brandt Peters. Our SDCC Super7…

SDCC 2009: Grass Hut

The Grass Hut booth is always one of the most colorful (and trippy) places at San Diego Comic Con. It’s your own personal – legal – acid trip. All of the artists (APAK, Bwana Spoons, Le Merde, Martin Ontiveros and…

SDCC 2009: Flapjack Toys

The fine folks at Flapjack Toys had two lines of collectible figures on display at Comic Con. The Spooky Kookys and Symptoms are both made of PVC plastic and made by Mike Becker (the founder of Funko). Our SDCC Flapjack…

SDCC 2009: Diamond Comics

As with most years, the Diamond Comics booth was loaded with the toys that they distribute to your local comic book shop. Among our favorites: Tonner’s Previews Exclusive Catwoman, the Bunk Bots and the Watchmen Kubrick Set. Our SDCC Diamond…

SDCC 2009: Supermodified Studios

Supermodified Studios had their newly designed MOD:zero and MOD:two wooden robots. Actually made from recycled tables, these are a little different from the ABS plastic constructed MOD:one line. Which is your favorite? The smaller MOD:zero or the large, complex MOD:two…

SDCC 2009: ToyQube

The ToyQube booth included a number of SDCC Exclusives: Mini Sharky (Keith Poon), White Moko (Muttpop), Bone Ghost Agency (Sam Fout) and Brooklyn Headz (Lou Pimentel). But our favorite might be KaNO’s limited edition Boba-DEF vinyl. Our SDCC ToyQube Photo…