Articles for March, 2009

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 19, 2009
Fisher-Price(R) Little People(R) Brand Commemorates 50 Years of Play March 21 with Year-Long CelebrationMore Than 1.5 Billion Little People(R) Figures Inspire World of Discovery, Imagination EAST AURORA, N.Y., Mar 19, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — In 1959, Fisher-Price(R), the largest infant and preschool toy manufacturer and a subsidiary of Mattel, Inc. (NYSE:MAT), introduced the Safety School…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2009
The MARVEL Team at Hasbro has once again come through for AFI readers answering your latest and greatest post-Toy Fair Marvel questions.  These questions were submitted by AFI readers via our Forums.  Q1) Will we see an Iron Man 2, 3 3/4 line? A1) It’s too early to discuss our 2010 lines.   Q2) Will…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 17, 2009
This is too well done not to post! I came across this over on Veidt.com and thought it was TOO well done not to share.  It’s a mash up of  the Watchmen trailer and Pixar’s Wal*E.    Someone spent some time on this and it shows!     3 comments

 

by Jeff Cope
March 17, 2009
  So as it turns out, I am not the only collector in the Cope household. My four-year-old daughter, Allie, is big time into My Little Pony. I mean BIG time. The picture accompanying this blog shows just a portion of her ever growing collection.

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 17, 2009
This is too well done not to post! I came across this over on Veidt.com and thought it was TOO well done not to share.  It’s a mash up of  the Watchmen trailer and Pixar’s Wal*E.    Someone spent some time on this and it shows!    

 

by Jim Abell
March 17, 2009
Happy St. Patrick's Day!  Since "Danny Boy" is such a popular tune on this day I thought I’d share one of the most moving renditions I’ve ever had the pleasure of hearing… 

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2009
MattyCollector and Facebook have reformatted and restored the official MattyCollector.com Facebook page.   The new format is more like a gan group that you can join instead of the "person" that you be-friend.  They are still  uploading the old pictures, news and information from the old page, but they expect to have most of that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2009
Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru Jr. sent us the answers to our latest round of questions.that AFI readers have posted in our forums.  There are some very interesting hints and reveals in this installment, so read it carefully and let the speculating begin!     Q1) The 6" Ghostbusters, are they intended to be more in-scale…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2009
The “March Mauling” has begun! The latest round of voting of the Four Horsemens’ FANtastic Exclusive has just launched, and it’s an all-out brawl for action figure supremacy!    The newest FANtastic Exclusive round is set up in a three-round “bracket style” vote which pits the top eight contenders from the previous round against each…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2009
March, 14, 2009 ( Shawnee KS ) – Cast-a-Way Toys is coming back to the FX International Toy Show! April 17-19, Cast-a-Way Toys will launch their newest line of Retro-style action-figures. Cast-a-Way will be debuting Lee Falk’s iconic PHANTOM as a new 8-inch scaled action figure, bringing the King Features, and arguably the first modern…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
March 16, 2009
Not sure how I missed this.  I’m a huge fan of this style, and feel that every tv series spun out of Batman TAS deserves to be available on DVD.  I’ve been waiting for news of Static Shock for so long, apparently Zeta had completely slipped off and under my radar.

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 14, 2009
The G.I. Joe Team at Hasbro has once again come through for AFI readers answering your latest and greatest post-Toy Fair G.I. Joe questions.  These questions were submitted by AFI readers via our Forums.    Q1: Is the third wave of GI Joe Combat Heroes (Lady Jaye wave) still being released? A1: No, this wave…

 

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