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STAMFORD, Conn. & EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–WWE (NYSE:WWE) and Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) today announced the launch of WWE Slam City™, WWE’s new kids property that includes an original animated short-form series and a complete line of WWE Slam City merchandise. The 26-episode series, which launches today in the U.S., Canada, and U.K., is comprised of… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 21, 2014No Comments
Stan Lee likes Free Comic Book Day and you should too! Check out what Stan has to say about Free Comic Book Day, which takes place on the first Saturday in May! You get comics for FREE just by going to a participating store! [youtube]http://youtu.be/AbdCVF7I3rc[/youtube] This year, Free Comic Book Day is taking place on… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 20, 2014No Comments
Mathematical! Whoa! Algebraic! Introducing Adventure Time Mystery Minis! For the first time EVER… Each Mystery Mini figure will come in an embossed collector tin! It’s a collectible in a collectible! These are still in blind-box form. The character on the inside is still a mystery! The assortment will still be random and just as much… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 20, 2014No Comments
  Past And Present Collide In New TMNT Mini-Series San Diego, CA (March 20, 2013) – The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have faced enemies old and new over the years, but this June they will have to battle against time itself to save the day! Another great way to celebrate the Turtles’ 30th Anniversary, Turtles In… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 20, 2014No Comments
My friend and colleague in the “I can’t get enough news about toys and games” business, Scott Rubin, has been doing a fantastic job of covering the 2014 GAMA conference in Las Vegas this week.  Pop on over to CritToHit.com  to see all his coverage.  I’m hoping he doesn’t mind if I borrow one of… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • March 20, 20143 Comments
You want some MADNESS this month?    Do you love picking your favorites and putting things in brackets? Then it’s time for YOU to pick the most popular character in a galaxy far, far away! This Is Madness: The Star Wars Character Tournament 2014 is fully armed and operational, with many special modifications. Upgrades to this… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 20, 2014No Comments
Today, over on MattyCollector.com, Mattel announced the items that will be available as part of their monthly sale on 4/15/14:   Finally, something to look forward to on April 15! We’ve got Blade, the first of three characters from the classic Masters of the Universe movie that were also vintage toys. This skilled swordsman arrives… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 20, 2014No Comments
Classic 1988 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles figures are back this June, exclusively at Midco Toys   Turtle Power! Midco Toys has partnered with toy company Flair to exclusively release a special series of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 4” scale Classic Collection action figures in the UK. The range will include Donatello, Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 20, 2014No Comments
In the summer of 1986, in a mall in Indianapolis, Indiana, the Mattel Toy Company presented their new line of the Masters of the Universe Toy collection with a touring “showroom” that went to malls in large cities.   It presented the line as a “show” for kids and their parents to walk through and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 20, 20141 Comment
Toy Manufacturer to produce  3.75” figures, vehicles & play sets   New York, N.Y. (March 20, 2014) – ZICA, a manufacturer of pop culture icons and Captain Action Enterprises, licensors of the popular Captain Action toy line, have teamed up to produce a series of retro 3.75” figures. These products will be on sale internationally… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 19, 20142 Comments
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