Tag: 30th Anniversary

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 11, 2012
MOTUCCastleGrayskullPlans1-150x1501.jpg The rest of today, and tomorrow.  That’s IT!   We are in the home stretch.  We only have a little over 36 hours away form the close of pre-orders for Mattel’s Masters of the Universe Classics Castle Grayskull.  Mattel has to hit the goal by midnight on Monday Nov. 12th in order for the set…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 10, 2012
thermometer_1351.jpg This is it.  Do or die.  Last call.   We are in the home stretch.  We only have a little over 48 hours away form the close of pre-orders for Mattel’s Masters of the Universe Classics Castle Grayskull.  They have to hit the goal by midnight on Monday Nov 12th in order for the set…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 9, 2012
thermometer_135.jpg There are only 3 days left to pre-order the MOTUC  Castle Grayskull.   Today on the countdown the Four Horsemen speak out about this epic playset they are chomping at the bit to sculpt for fans: PLEASE HELP BUILD CASTLE GRAYSKULL!! One of the main things we’ve dreamed of doing since we very first pitched the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 8, 2012
MOTUCCastleGrayskullPlans2-150x150.jpg Earlier this week Toy Guru wrote the following message on the MattyCollector.com message boards to help rally fans to get their MOTUC Castle Grayskull orders in before the deadline of Nov 13th.   If the orders placed by the end of the day on the 13th meet the minimum needed to move forward with the playset…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 7, 2012
Only 5 days left to order a MOTUC Castle Grayskull.   Pixel Dan and MOTUC Create-A- Character contest winner Daniel Benedict  show you just why your old Castle Grayskull just won’t cut it!   You can preorder your MOTUC Castle Grayskull here.

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 6, 2012
thermometer132-171x300.jpg Mattel is sweetening the pot a bit for those that pre-order their MOTUC Castle Grayskull in this final week… MOTU Fans, As if the fact it’s Castle Grayskull® isn’t enough, we’re sweetening the offer with a deal even Skeletor® couldn’t resist… if we meet the 11/12/12 minimum production goal date and production moves forward, every…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 6, 2012

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 26, 2012
W8895_fullsizeimage02.jpg Mattel has posted the line-up of available products for their November 2012 MattyCollector,com sale: Toy Fans,Last summer, we held a contest where fans submitted their concepts for a new MOTUC character. Daniel Benedict’s Castle Grayskullman™ blew everyone away and we’re stoked to finally see it come to life on Thursday, November 15th as the final…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 16, 2012
CGpresalemeter The time has come… We’ve been talking about it since Power-Con.  Now NYCC has come and we have seen the cut sheets, and you can see them again below.  Now the pre-order for Mattel’s most ambitious playset is open and available.  Read below for all the details. You can Pre-order yours here at MattyCollector.com. Pre-order…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 15, 2012
If you need help deciding what all cool stuff to pick up from the October MattyCollector sale today we have features posted of the review samples on most of the new items.  Check them out below: Voltron Black Lion DCSC Elasti-Girl MOTUC 30th Anniversary Cy-Chop MOTUC Rattlor MOTUC Frosta JLU Guy Gardner/Batman/Martian Manhunter 3-pack DCUC…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 14, 2012
The Masters of the Universe Classics 30th Anniversary sub-line is coming to a close.  Tomorrow fans will have the opportunity to pick up Cy-Chop the next to the last figure in the 30th Anniversary sub-line.  Cy-Chop was created by MOTUC designer Terry Higuchi.   He’ll gladly lend a scissor-hand to anyone…  anyone who pays his…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 13, 2012
Fresh from the Mattel Panel at NYCC 2012! [nggallery id=66]

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 5, 2012
He-Man® and Battle Cat®   MOTUC Fans, He-Man® is having a birthday and we’re celebrating at MattyCollector.com! It’s hard to believe 30 years have passed since The Most Powerful Man in the Universe® muscled his way into our world but it’s true… on October 12, 2012, He-Man® turns the big 3-0! We’re partying all day long with a special…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 3, 2012
W8896_fullsizeimage01 Yesterday Mattel announced the line-up of what will go on sale 10/15 on MattyCollector.com Toy Fans,I hope you’re sitting in a comfortable chair before you start reading the list of products for our October sale because you’re gonna be here awhile. It’s so big, so jam-packed with toy awesomeness, it barely fits in our News…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 20, 2012
30TH ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATIVE COLLECTION OF HE-MAN® AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE® CELEBRATES THE HISTORY OF THE ANIMATED FRANCHISE WITH AN EPIC LIMITED EDITION DVD SET LOADED WITH COLLECTIBLE BONUS ITEMS He-Man® and the Masters of the Universe®  Collection Offers Fans 189 Episodes on 22 DVDs of the Three Television Series   Minneapolis, MN (September…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2012
Power-Con MOTU Fans,If you’re in the LA area at the end of September, you really will have the power… Power-Con, that is! If you’ve never been, Power-Con is a two-day celebration of all things Masters of the Universe®, including contests, panels, special guests, and massive amounts of toys, toys, toys! This year, the convention is at…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 30, 2012
Mattel Mekaneck Preview & 2013 Subscriptions Update Get a sneak peek at the upcoming Masters of the Universe Classics Mekaneck from Toy Guru and a little more info about MattyCollector.com 2013 subscriptions, including Masters of the Universe Club Eternia, DCU Club Infinite Earths and Watchmen Club Black Freighter. PICK UP YOUR OWN MATTEL SUB HERE!

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 16, 2012
DSC_0146_fullsizeimages Revealed at Comic Con this past week at the Mattypalloza panel Mattel revealed the winner of their Masters of the Universe 30th Anniversary Create-A-Character contest. He-Fans and She-Ravers, After almost one year and over 1,300 entries, we have a winner of our Masters of the Universe® Create a Character Contest! During the Mattypalooza fan panel…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2012
The MOTUC 30th Anniversary line has been a bit controversial in its introduction, and it has taken a while for some fans to warm up to it.   The original premise that Mattel put together for the 30th line was to approach big name creators in the worlds of comics, toys, movies and TV that were…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 10, 2012
This is the first of a 2-part interview with Mattel.   Part one is an interview with Mattel’s Scott Neitlich, part two is with the new Mattel DC retail team.  Part 2 will be posted tomorrow. Mattel has always been very kind to AFi and we’ve had the good fortune to work with some amazing Mattel…

 

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