Over the weekend, Toys ‘R’ Us teased their 2014 exclusives for San Diego Comic-Con, which will be available at the Entertainment Earth booth #2343 as well as online in limited quantities starting July 24. Toys ‘R’ Us has been kind enough to provide us with additional photos of its items which include a fantastic winged Maleficent doll as well as an exclusive Star Wars Black Series set, My Little Pony and more. You can find the newly released photos along with additional information below.
Funko has officially announced its licensed versions of Elsa, Anna, Olaf, Kristoff and Sven in Pop! Vinyl form from Walt Disney Animation Studio’s popular film, Frozen. The quintet (each available separately) is expected to be available at retailers in July. All of the figures are currently now available for pre-order from Entertainment Earth.
A spokesperson for Funko says she was unable at this time to respond to inquiries regarding the availability of a Pop! version of Hans, nor regarding any potential exclusives for San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC), however hints officially released by Funko are believed to point to possible variants such as a glow-in-the-dark Olaf and/or a ‘frozen’ variant of Anna.
Disney Consumer Products and Funko have graciously allowed us to share this first look at an upcoming San Diego Comic-Con Exclusive: the Disney/Pixar Brave ‘Merida Pop! Dress Color Metallic’ variant figure from the Disney Pop! Vinyl collection.
Limited to an edition size of 480 pieces, Merida will be available at Funko’s booth (#5343) at the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con from Thursday, July 18 through Sunday, July 21 while supplies last. She will retail for $15.
Merida will be one of many Comic-Con exclusives from Funko which feature Disney favorites as well as other popular characters and franchises. For more information, as well as the opportunity for a chance to win some of Funko’s SDCC exclusives, visit their official Facebook and Twitter pages.
ABC will be bringing star power to Comic-Con 2013, with its returning fan favorite “Once Upon a Time,” as well as two new highly anticipated series debuting this fall, “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D” and “Once Upon a Time in Wonderland.”
On Friday, July 19, Marvel Television will introduce fans to their first live action television epic with their new ABC series, “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” featuring a panel with executive producer Joss Whedon and Marvel’s Head of Television and series executive producer Jeph Loeb. The show will also be spotlighted at the Marvel Entertainment Booth on the Convention Center floor throughout the entire weekend, with special surprises to be announced.
Moderated by Eric Coleman, Senior Vice President of Original Series, Disney Television Animation brought the creative teams and talent from popular series ‘Fish Hooks’ and the upcoming ‘Wander Over Yonder’ to its panel at San Diego Comic-Con, but it was newcomer ‘Gravity Falls’ that quickly dominated the show, as evidenced by the roar of the attending audience at its mere mention, let alone the number of fans dressed as characters from the cartoon.
In anticipation of the stop-motion full-length remake of Tim Burton’s classic short, Frankenweenie, Walt Disney Studios has erected a mobile touring exhibit titled ‘The Art of Frankenweenie‘ which treats visitors to a rare, inside look at how the film was made. One of the first stops on the world tour is San Diego Comic-Con and we were invited by Walt Disney Studios to be one of the first to preview the exhibit which was hosted by film producers Don Hahn and Allison Abbate. Talent from the film, including Atticus Shaffer (of ABC’s ‘The Middle’ and voice of Edgar Gore) also passed through the exhibit to see the displays of props, puppets and concept art.
New DisneyStore.com arrivals and sales for July 11, 2012
Below is a list of new items and sales now available for purchase at DisneyStore.com. Clicking on a product’s image or description will launch the product’s page on DisneyStore.com in another window.
Note that this list is generated and posted automatically. Stitch Kingdom should not be held responsible for any inaccuracies, misinformation or item availability.
|World Grand Prix Cars 2 Comforter – $49.50 |
He’ll rest happy knowing he’s a member of Team Lightning McQueen as he joins Mater, Fillmore, Luigi, Guido and Lightning McQueen on this World Grand Prix Cars 2 Comforter. Your Cars fan and this comforter will certainly make a winning team!
|Brave Merida PJ Pal for Girls – $16.50 |
The flame-haired Scottish princess is joined by her three bear friends on this Merida PJ Pal. Ruffled detailing at the hem and coordinating polka dots make these Brave pajamas perfect after an exhausting Highland adventure.
|Limited Edition Classic Logo Walt Disney World iPhone 4S Case – $36.95 |
You’ll always get a smiling reception when using our Limited-Edition Walt Disney World iPhone 4S Case with classic resort logo. Share happy memories of Disney’s vacation kingdom and make new plans for fun times while protecting your precious equipment.
|Limited Edition Classic Logo Disneyland iPhone 4S Case – $36.95 |
Get the Happiest Reception on Earth when using our Limited Edition Disneyland iPhone 4S Case with classic park logo. Gleaming golden foil lettering evokes all the magic of Walt Disney’s original kingdom while protecting your precious equipment.
|Vinylmation Urban Series 3” Figure Set — Comic Con Boy and Girl – $34.95 |
Power-up your collection with this special Vinylmation Urban Series 3” Figure Set saluting the 2012 Comic Con season. Our twin attendees are all geared-up for the masquerade as ”VM” superheroes to save the day.
|Classically Disney CD – $14.99 |
It will be music to your ears listening to this collection of string quartet interpretations of Disney Standards. Classically Disney features 15 Disney favorites including A Whole New World, The Bare Necessities andFeed the Birds.
|Nemo Plush Head Cushion Pillow – SALE $15.00 — SAVE 9%! |
Drift into an ocean of dreamtime adventures on this comfy head cushion inspired by Disney/Pixar’s Finding Nemo. Nemo brightens every night or naptime with his soft-stuffed pillow featuring vivid colors, embroidered detail and finned accents.
|Rapunzel Plush Head Cushion Pillow – SALE $15.00 — SAVE 9%! |
Drift away into towering dreams on this comfy head cushion inspired by Disney’s Tangled. Rapunzel gently turns out the light with her soft-stuffed pillow featuring embroidered detail, glittering accents and and floral appliqués.
|Personalizable Ariel Varsity Jacket for Girls – SALE $25.00 — SAVE 15%! |
Support aquatic teams and schoolyard dreams in our sporty Ariel Varsity Jacket for Girls. Traditional style athletic coat with fanciful detailing will keep every Little Mermaid warm and cozy while in the upper world!
|Personalizable Lightning McQueen Varsity Jacket for Boys – SALE $25.00 — SAVE 15%! |
Ace the schoolyard speedway wearing this sporty Cars Varsity Jacket for Boys. Lightning McQueen’s traditional athletic style coat will keep engines warm for a full day at the races!
A unique booth at Comic Con 2012 will showcase the world of “The Neighbors,” a new comedy series coming to ABC this fall. In the new series, the very human Weaver family of New Jersey is in for the shock of their lives when they discover that the exclusive community they just moved to is populated by aliens from the planet Zabvron, who are passing themselves off as humans. “The Neighbors” booth will take Comic Con attendees through an “Earth training session.” Like all good Zabvronians here on a visit, they’ll get a new Earthling name, special guidelines for co-existing on their new planet . . . and a free T-shirt! Con goers who stop by the booth will also get a sneak peek at the new series. The booth will be open during Exhibit Floor hours: from 6:00-9:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 11, for Preview Night; from 9:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m., Thursday, July 12 through Saturday, July 14; and from 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 15.
iTunes has exclusively premiered the new trailer for Tim Burton’s Frankenweenie, which will be in theaters nationwide on October 5, 2012.
The new trailer focuses on young Victor as he receives inspiration and puts into practice a challenge to bring his beloved pet dog Sparky back to life.
A feature-length stop-motion remake of the original short film by Burton, Frankenweenie is a heartwarming tale about a boy and his dog. After unexpectedly losing his beloved dog Sparky, young Victor harnesses the power of science to bring his best friend back to life—with just a few minor adjustments. He tries to hide his home-sewn creation, but when Sparky gets out, Victor’s fellow students, teachers and the entire town all learn that getting a new ‘leash on life’ can be monstrous.
In support for its second season, ABC has announced a full panel for ‘Once Upon A Time,’ featuring its stars and creators. Moderated by TV Guide magazine’s William Keck, the panel will consist of co-creators and executive producers Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz and cast members Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison, Lana Parrilla, Josh Dallas, Emilie de Ravin and Meghan Ory.
The panel will take place on Saturday, July 14 from 11:00 am – 11:45 am in Ballroom 20 and will be followed by an autograph session in Room 28C from 12:15 – 1:00 pm.