Fiat 500 Named Official Barbie(R) 50th Anniversary Car MILAN, Mar 12, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Famous the world over for her fabulous accessories, Mattel today announced the official Barbie(R) 50th Anniversary car – the Fiat 500. Recognized as the ultimate in Italian design, absolute glamour, and one of the most incredibly stylish and notable cars… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 12, 2009No Comments
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Erik "Superfriend" Skov • March 12, 2009No Comments
This just made me laugh today. Now available at BBTS.   Read More
Bill "Fresh Monkey" Murphy • March 12, 20097 Comments
Conspicuously missing from the displays in Hasbro’s Toy Fair showroom and never shown with his mask on in the trailer, Ebay and an overseas seller provides us with the first look of movie Destro with his mask on from the upcoming film GI JOE: The Rise of Cobra.  Destro is played by former Doctor Who… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 11, 2009No Comments
Since I’ve become a member of the Comic / Toy / Cartoon press, I get stuff like this every so often.  I’m going to use the blog to share it with you all. THE LOS ANGELES PROMOTIONAL SCREENING OF SUPER CAPERS Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • March 11, 20092 Comments
Mattel and Matty just sent us the latest news and images from what’s happening with upcoming stuff:   Below are images of Wave 9 DCUC figures. Please note that the Guardian figure will indeed be the Classic Guardian and not the modern Guardian as shown at NYCC and in Toy Fare. (this was due to… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 10, 2009No Comments
…and sometimes a picture is all it takes. Read More
Jim Abell • March 10, 20098 Comments
The Transformer’s Team at Hasbro has once again come through for AFI readers answering your lateest and greatest post-Toy Fair Transformers questions.  These questionswere submittedby AFI readers via our Forums.   Q1) Can we expect to see Universe Classics Jazz, Soundwave and especially Wheeljack? TFUC seems like the perfect line to debut a true Wheeljack… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 10, 2009No Comments
Like most of you who are close to my age (I’ll be 32 next month), growing up in the ’80s meant action figure sensory overload. With thirty-minute commercials on the air for The Super Powers Collection, G.I. JOE, Transformers, ThunderCats, M.A.S.K., Silverhawks, and Masters Of The Universe, is it any surprise that some of us… Read More
Jon "Caped Crusader" Edwards • March 10, 20098 Comments
Peter over at AFHub has done an awesome feature write up of Hot Toys’ Iron Man Mark III from the Iron Man feature film.   If this doesn’t make you break out your wallet or start saving your pennies I don’t know what will.   Read the feature and see all the pictures here. Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 10, 2009No Comments
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Jeremy "SpyMagician" Sung • March 10, 20096 Comments
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Mar 10, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Mattel, Inc. (NYSE: MAT) today announced it has been named to CRO Magazine’s 10th Annual "100 Best Corporate Citizens" list for 2009. The world’s largest toy company earned the #7 ranking. "As the global leader in the toy industry, our Corporate Responsibility mission is to ‘play… Read More
Daniel Pickett • March 10, 2009No Comments