#SDCC: Comic Industry Icon Todd McFarlane To Meet Fans At San Diego Comic Con; Debuts Walking Dead Brick Building Toys!
We are less than a day and a half away before San Diego Comic Con 2014 kicks off, and the exciting news just keeps pouring in. Word has come that Todd McFarlene will be making a special SDCC appearance to meet fans. While at SDCC Todd's McFarlane Toys will unveil its highly collectible and revolutionary building block sets for AMC’s The Walking Dead franchise. Read more below:
At Booth 2729, Todd McFarlane to Innovate the Brick Building Category with Unprecedented and Highly Detailed Collectible Product Available Exclusively at Toys “R” Us this Fall.
From the press release:
The next BIG THING is smaller than you expected! Famed artist and award-winning toy designer Todd McFarlane and McFarlane Toys are unveiling a revolutionary evolution in brick building toys based on television's most watched drama, AMC's The Walking Dead at San Diego Comic Con. Known as a game-changer for its realistic actions figures, including those based on The Walking Dead, McFarlane Toys is adding a new licensed category to the company's portfolio. The new The Walking Dead toys will extend McFarlane's high standards of artistic vision, realistic accuracy and incredible detail into the brick building toy aisle alongside of other leading manufacturers. McFarlane Toys' The Walking Dead building sets and figures will be available this fall only at Toys "R" Us stores nationwide and online at Toysrus.com.
The initial McFarlane Toys' The Walking Dead brick building line will feature realistic sculpts, light-up and shaped features, iconic environments, and dozens of your fan-favorite characters and walkers. Both collectors and fans of the cult phenomenon can literally recreate their favorite scenes with this new highly detailed and realistic The Walking Dead product line.
The Walking Dead series one product line will feature The Building Sets: MSRP $9.99-$64.99 - Daryl Dixon with Chopper, The Governor's Room, and Prison Tower with Gate. Expand your brick building apocalypse with additional figures and accessory packs. Blind Bag Figures: MSRP $2.99 - Daryl Dixon, Michonne, The Governor, Carol Grimes, Riot Gear Walker, Michonne's Pet Walker, and Herd Walkers. McFarlane Toys AMC's The Walking Dead Building Set Images Reveal link
As you know, San Diego Comic Con takes place at the San Diego Convention Center located at 111 W. Harbor Dr. McFarlane Toys can be found in Hall C at Booth 2729. Todd will be on hand from 2:00pm - 4:00pm on Thursday, July 24 to show off the new line of toys.
If you can’t make SDCC you can view the McFarlane Toys Building Toys at McfarlaneBuilds.com on the launch date of 7/24/2014.