“You don’t believe in me,” observed the Ghost. “I don’t,” said Scrooge. “What evidence would you have of my reality beyond that of your senses?” ”I don’t know,” said Scrooge. “Why do you doubt your senses?” ”Because,” said Scrooge, “a little thing affects them. A slight disorder of the stomach makes them cheats. You may… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 17, 2007No Comments
The following is a transcript of the testimony given by Mattel’s CEO about the recent toy recalls and Mattel’s new preventative measures they have put in place to make sure things of this nature do not happen again.    TESTIMONY OF ROBERT A. ECKERT CHAIRMAN AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, MATTEL, INC. SUBMITTED TO THE SENATE… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 13, 2007No Comments
WASHINGTON, D.C. – In a cooperative effort to ensure the safety of children’s toys, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced an agreement with its product safety counterparts in the Chinese government aimed at stopping the use of lead paint in the manufacture of toys and addressing other product safety issues. At a "Consumer… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 13, 2007No Comments
The time has come once again to let your voice be heard and help to choose and create an all new exclusive action figure for the Four Horsemen’s FANtastic Exclusive 3 project! If you’ve ever wanted your chance to work in the action figure industry, here’s your chance to get a taste of it, and… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 11, 2007No Comments
Adult Swim, the #1 destination for young adults, is taking the pop culture strength of its programming lineup to the retail shelf through an exciting deal with Kidrobot, providing fans the opportunity to collect their favorite characters from the late night network. Kidrobot will launch a 3-inch Blind Box mini figure collectable series featuring popular… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 11, 2007No Comments
With the somber anniversary of 9/11 today, my thoughts and prayers go out to everyone that was affected by this awful event. Take a few moments today to remember the sacrifices made that day.  Read More
Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast • September 11, 20071 Comment
We now have a full feature up on this highly anticipated boxed set.  Grodd is painted correctly, the Red Hood’s vac-metalized dome is great, and you shouldn’t be reading here!  You should go now and check out the full feature over in the features section!   Thank you again to Mattel for allowing us this… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 7, 2007No Comments
Hasbro’s Star Wars Saga Legends Fan Voting will be live on starwars.hasbro.com this weekend!  Voting will be live by 5 PM EST today, if not earlier. We want your votes!  Phase 1 is now complete; Star Wars collector-fan sites around the Web have told Hasbro which characters they want to see brought back as Saga… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 7, 2007No Comments
Bandai America and Cartoon Network Partnering on the “Release Your Inner Alien” Promotion That Invites Kids to Become Ben 10 and Harness the Power of the New Deluxe Omnitrix Role-Play ToyFans Unite!  The Heroic Aliens From the Hit Cartoon Network Series are Being Unleashed on North America (CYPRESS, CA – September 6, 2007) – Launching… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 7, 2007No Comments
Check out my new blog for a look at the next waves of upcoming CARS product.  Mattel gives us a sneak peek at some recent and upcoming CARS single and two packs.   Either click on the blog link on the right to see more or click the image of Dale Jr. to see the… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 6, 2007No Comments
CARS-  Mattel’s most addicting line. As you have seen from our Comic Con coverage there is a whole FLEET of new cars coming from Mattel’s Disney/Pixar Cars line. Wal-mart exclusives, boxed sets and a WHOLE LOT MORE are coming our way. Out here in LA it looks like most retailers have panicked over the "Sarge"… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 5, 2007No Comments
September 5, 2007 (SEATTLE) — WizKids Inc. announces the release DC HeroClix®: Justice League, which heralds a new era for HeroClix!  With 60 individual characters, the Justice League set represents one million years’ worth of JUSTICE LEAGUE characters! Each five-figure Justice League Booster Pack contains even more action-packed 3-D super hero combat than any previous… Read More
Daniel Pickett • September 5, 2007No Comments