[Con Report] Springfield Comic Con 2022: Any Percent Speedrun

This past weekend Springfield, Massachusetts held its first ever Comic Con at the Mass Mutual Center. The event was finally able to be held following a two-year delay due to COVID-19 pandemic. Surprisingly, the convention was only a single day which spanned from 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM on Saturday, July 23rd. Whereas, I was able to attend the event after only learning about its existence at practically the eleventh hour.   First off, getting to the convention was not terribly difficult, and the wait to enter it was not…

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Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords to Release on Nintendo Switch

Nintendo has recently updated their official Youtube channel with the announcement that Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords is launching for the Nintendo Switch on June 8, 2022. For those who are not aware, the game is the sequel to Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic. The game was originally released for the Xbox on December 6, 2004, for Microsoft Windows on February 8, 2005, and OS X and Linux on July 21, 2015. The first game released for the Nintendo Switch on November…

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[Press Release] Super7’s ReAction Lightyear Early Enlistment Bundle

Yesterday, Super7 announced a new collaboration ReAction bundle with Disney and Pixar’s upcoming Toy Story spin-off film, Lightyear. For those unaware, the film is an all-new origin story for the ever popular Toy Story character, Buzz Lightyear. In addition, the film is a reboot to the Buzz Lightyear of Star Command animated television series from the early 2000’s. Whereas, for those wondering about Super7’s ReAction figures, they are throwbacks to old Kenner stylized action figures of the 80’s. Furthermore, within ReAction line fans can find a multitude of different action figures…

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Obi-Wan Kenobi Series Premiere Date Changed

The official Star Wars twitter page updated earlier today with an announcement that the Obi-Wan Kenobi series premiere will be moved to Friday, May 27 instead of the intended Wednesday, May 25 premiere date. Additionally, it has been confirmed that two episodes of the series will premiere on Disney+ with the series now fully moving to Fridays instead of the usual Wednesday premieres. The premiere date change is most likely due to the series now falling closer to Star Wars Celebration 2022, which will be held the same weekend. Incoming…

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Star Trek Strange New Worlds Teaser Trailer Released

At long last, Paramount has finally released the teaser trailer for Star Trek: Strange New Worlds. The long awaited teaser trailer was first shown at the Paramount Global Investor Day event, originally intended for investors only. After fans were posting screenshots from what accidentally became a publicly shown trailer, Paramount issued DCMA notices for screen shots from the trailer. Now that the trailer is finally available for all to see, we now get our first glimpse at the newest Star Trek series. While Strange New Worlds is a new series, it has many ties to past Star Trek productions.…

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Star Wars: The Old Republic- ‘Disorder’ Cinematic Trailer

Happy Tuesday heroes, we have a Star Wars: The Old Republic cinematic trailer and man does it look good. I can’t believe that this game is turning 10 years old as of today but I’m happy for the fanbase that has stuck beside this game for so long. Anyway this expansion has been dubbed “Legacy of the Sith” which is set to arrive this evening. My words will never do the cinematic BioWare and Lucasfilm Games justice so let’s go ahead and just check this out together and let me…

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Obi-Wan Kenobi Release Date

Today, we finally have the release date for the upcoming Obi-Wan Kenobi series which is May 25th, 2022. This release date lands on the same date that Star Wars: A New Hope originally released in theaters. Now, many fans wanted it to release May 4th for obvious reasons, but I think this is a better day given as it is the 45th anniversary.   Whereas, outside of that, I am sure we will get a trailer at the end of the month. Maybe we will get one during the Superbowl, but…

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Star Trek Universe Toyline Revealed By Playmates Toys

It’s been 30 years since Playmates Toys first released Star Trek the Next Generation action figures and toys, and now after a lengthy absence, they’ve returned. With five Star Trek shows currently in production, having a dedicated toyline seems like a logical decision. Announced back in July 2021, Playmates Toys will return to the Star Trek Universe in 2022 and we have our first look at their offerings. 5″ Action Figures The first batch of reveals is the action figure line-up. First up we have three figures based on the iconic 1982 film, Star…

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Star Trek Playmates Toys Retrospective Part 3: 1995 [Soundout Review]

Playmates Toys found their groove with Star Trek and in their fourth year, they start to get a little wild. 1995 would see the line to expand into Star Trek Voyager, the Original Series Movies and see everything merge under one singular branding. Also this year, we see Space Talk attempt to make talking figures work in Star Trek as well as the 9 inch line expanding with more figures. Perhaps the most bizarre release this year is the Doctor Pulaski figure. At first glance she seems like a quick and dirty reuse, however,…

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