We’ve received many comments on the polls, and while most of it has been positive, we did get some feedback that made us rethink the format we were using for this, and the AFI team has now updated the poll format for all four sections to make this a bit easier for everyone. This new… Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • August 21, 20081 Comment
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug 19, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) – Hot Wheels(R) today kicked off a three-week, six-city, cross-country road trip from Mattel, Inc.’s (NYSE:MAT) El Segundo headquarters to celebrate its 40th anniversary. The road trip will travel closely along U.S. Route 40, making stops at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah; Speed, Kansas; the Indianapolis… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 20, 2008No Comments
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug 19, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Mattel, Inc., (NYSE: MAT) the world’s largest toymaker, today announced it has been named as one of 2008’s "Best Places to Work in Los Angeles," ranking 9th among large-sized companies. The complete list will appear in next week’s issue of the Los Angeles Business Journal. Mattel… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 20, 20081 Comment
Celebrate 10 years of tiny, twisted, terror with the Living Dead Dolls 10th Anniversary Exclusive Eggzorcist doll.  One of the most sought after dolls in LDD history, she now returns in a limited edition of 666 pieces.  Eggzorsist dons a fuzzy rabbit suit with her trademark noose and Easter basket.  Come join the hellebration of… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 19, 2008No Comments
SDCC has come and gone, and the Mattel crew has revealed all the great new DC Universe Classics figures coming in the next few waves. Now it’s time for the fans to vote on who we want to see in 2009 and beyond! The DCUC Fan Bracket works just like a sports tournament setup –… Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • August 19, 2008No Comments
This just in over at MattyCollector: Attention CARS fans! We thought you might want to hear about a cool exclusive promotion brought to you by Mattel and Toys ‘R’ Us. Check it out: Our annual fall Toys ‘R’ Us offer is such a no-brainer, even Mater from Disney/Pixar’s CARS could figure it out… all you… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 19, 2008No Comments
Here is the latest solicitation information from DC COMICS:   ACTION FIGURES   JUSTICE LEAGUE NEW FRONTIER BOX SET DESIGNED BY DARWYN COOKE  Following the success of the direct-to-DVD feature Justice League: The New Frontier, this box set features reproductions of the best-selling figures based on the miniseries and graphic novels by Eisner Award-winning creator… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 18, 2008No Comments
No current toyline engenders more mixed feelings in me than Mattel’s DCIH…  So close yet so far…  But would they be better if they were more like this?      It’s just a quick custom I did using a 3 3/4" Jakks WWE Figure, but it illustrates an important point.   Mattel’s Infinite Heroes are… Read More
Jeremy "SpyMagician" Sung • August 18, 200827 Comments
Diamond Select Toys is excited to announce a Minimates first – combining our company’s love of food with our Baltimore heritage like never before!  Available this fall, this special edition "Ace of Cakes" Minimate features the star of the Food Network series (and Baltimore native) – Chef Duff Goldman! Exclusively available through Charm City Cakes,… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 17, 2008No Comments
If you’ve been singing the blues because you didn’t make it to this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, and thus, were unable to order our Halo 3 Con exclusive – you’re in luck.   Starting today and available as long as supplies last, you can order this pair of figures through our online store. This special… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 17, 2008No Comments
DST posted some amazing news to their site this week:  Fans of the Star Trek Retro Cloth Figure line and devoted worshippers of all things yesteryear, pay attention!  Re-released for the first time since the 70’s, DST and Emcee Toys will be bringing the Retro Star Trek Bridge Playset to stores early next year! A… Read More
Daniel Pickett • August 16, 2008No Comments
A father passing by his son’s bedroom was astonished to see that his bed was nicely made and everything was picked up. Then he saw an envelope, propped up prominently on the pillow that was addressed to ‘Dad.’ With the worst premonition, he opened the envelope with trembling hands and read the letter. Dear Dad:… Read More
Erik "Superfriend" Skov • August 16, 20086 Comments