Spike Lee’s Oldboy hit up NYCC with an extended look at the upcoming remake of Park Chan Wook’s revenge classic, along with insights from writer Mark Protosevich and some of the film’s players.
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Chucky celebrated his 25th birthday with the perfect NYCC panel for Child’s Play fans.
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Mattel had a huge showcase on the floor at NYCC, packed with lots of exciting new reveals.
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Mezco Toyz was on site at New York Comic Con, selling some cool exclusives and showing off some great new toys from Axe Cop, Breaking Bad, Batman 66 and more.
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Once again, Hasbro threw a pre-party the night before New York Comic Con begins, to show off some of their coolest new toys being released over the next six months. This year’s showing had something for everyone, with spotlights on the eagerly anticipated Captain America and Spider-Man Legends, Transformers 4 and lots more.
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Diamond Select is bringing some cool panels, and a great new statue to NYCC… Get all the details.
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Bluefin Distribution released images of their 2013 New York Comic Con Exclusives, including some gems. Check them out here!
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Get ready for lots of SHIELD action (and coverage) at New York Comic Con.
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DC Collectibles is bringing two new exclusives to New York Comic Con.
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Mezco Toyz unveils a fourth version of their stylized Creature From the Black Lagoon.
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Temple of Darkness Sorceress is Mattel’s Power Con/ New York Comic Con exclusive for 2012, and while she may be seen as a straight-up Sorceress repaint, there are a couple of changes that fortunately (or unfortunately, depending on how much you love the original) improve on the first Sorceress. She loses her bird form and perch, but she does come with an impressive new podium for King Grayskull’s Orb of Power. This alone moves the toy beyond a mere redeco and definitely merits a purchase. Please read on as to why.
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Everyone knows remakes can be a bad idea, but the creators of the new Evil Dead believe they have side-stepped the pitfalls of lousy reboots, to come up with a new story worth telling.
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One of the things most fans recall about the original Evil Dead series is the campy, goofy attitude that developed throughout the series. Sure, there was generous portions of gore, but Raimi was equally inspired by Three Stooges-style slapstick. But don’t expect many laughs in the new Evil Dead; the remake is side-stepping the silliness of the later films, for a more straightforward scare-fest like the original.
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