LADIES AND GENTLEMEN – START YOUR ENGINES! Mattel and The Greatest Spectacle In Racing® Create a Winning Team for Fans Across the Globe   EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (April 3, 2009) – Mattel, Inc. (NYSE: MAT) and the Indy Racing League®, the sanctioning body for the IndyCar® Series, today announced an exclusive four-year licensing partnership that will… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 3, 2009No Comments
This update was posted today to Matty’s Facebook page: Hey toy fans, With the news of our SDCC figures spreading all over the web, thought I’d take a moment to clarify some questions fans had. 1: Yes, these are our SDCC figures. It was not an April Fool’s joke. (but we did get some of… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 2, 2009No Comments
  -Polls open for excited fans to vote on proposals for expansion of LEGO CITY in 2010-   LEGO CITY (April 2, 2009) – Architects and planners of LEGO CITY are at odds over which section of the booming metropolis should be developed next.  After a Town Hall meeting was held on April 1, fraught… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 2, 2009No Comments
Maybe I’m older than I feel, but it doesn’t seem like it was all that long ago when a convention exclusive was actually exclusive to a convention. If you weren’t going to be there in person, you either had to have a connection who could cover you, or you had to hunt for that figure… Read More
Jon "Caped Crusader" Edwards • April 2, 200986 Comments
 Toyrocket Acquires Rights To Produce "Road House" Action Figures James Dalton is a professional "cooler" (head bouncer) with a mysterious past, who is lured away from his current job in Los Angeles by Frank Tilghman to work at his club, "The Double Deuce" in Jasper, Missouri. With a philosophy degree from New York University, a… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 1, 2009No Comments
New York- Toy Fair 2009 was abuzz with excitement when Mezco Toyz announced that their popular Mez-itz line, first introduced as 2.5inch figures in 2002, would be resized into 6inch vinyl figures. Although the first of these new deluxe Mez-Itz will not be available until July, fans designer vinyl toys are in for a very… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 1, 2009No Comments
Wiebe’s Highly Anticipated Attempt Will Air Live June 2, Only on G4 LOS ANGELES, April 1, 2009 – Legendary gamer Steve Wiebe will attempt to reclaim his “Donkey Kong” throne at the 2009 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) and G4 viewers will have a live front-row seat to all the action.  Wiebe was the first person… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 1, 2009No Comments
Mattel announced today on Matty’s Facebook page the line-up today of their 2009 San Diego Comic Con exclusives.  Many of them will also be available on MattyCollector.com after the show, however some elements from some of the sets will be exclusive to the conversions.    DC UNIVERSE Classics WONDER TWINS 2 pack Form of an… Read More
Daniel Pickett • April 1, 2009No Comments
The final battle for action figure supremacy is going on right now at FANtastic Exclusive and the final two combatants are already leaving their marks on one another!  After one week of voting and more than 1,000 votes, the Four Horsemen are reporting that the ravenous Raven has put down the war-hardened Wolfbat by less… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 31, 2009No Comments
And sadly JLU week draws to a close.  The last entry is the Cheetah, Lex Luthor and Shade 3-pack.   This set features the arrival of Legion of Doom member and Wonder Woman villain Cheetah.   The amazing thing about Cheetah is that she’s an all new sculpt.   She has 6 points of articulation including her… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 29, 2009No Comments
Burbank, CA –March, 2009 – Grand Jester Studios proudly announces the debut of a newline of dynamic busts designed to capture all the grandeur and power of The Walt Disney Studios’ noblest heroes, loveliest heroines, and vilest villains.  Brought to life by Disney and  Grand Jester Studios under the creative direction of animator and sculptor… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 27, 2009No Comments
For a limited time only, you can pick up both the red mutant – Ssejjhhorr, and the green mutant – Grruxx action figures as a set of two for only $25.00!! And if you order them soon, shipping is free within the continental U.S., no matter how many sets you order!! Now’s your chance to… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 27, 2009No Comments