Tag: Cast-A-Way Toys


by Daniel Pickett
June 28, 2013
Wow.  40 years.  That will make a body feel old.  Speaking of old bodies, 2014 will be the 40th anniversary of the Mego type 2 body.   To comemorate that milestone the men behind both Cast-A-Way Toys and ZICA toys have teamed up to re-imagine the Mego type 2 body for the 21st century.   I  have…


by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2011
April 26th Shawnee, KS-  On April 19th moulds and tooling owned by Cast-a-Way Toys were offered for sale from unauthorized agents in China and Singapore. Cast-a-Way Toys was miraculously made aware of this attempt by two separate, highly trusted and, successful toy companies here in the United States. When questioned about the attempted sale, the…


by Daniel Pickett
September 14, 2010
Our friends over at CA Enterprises sent us the following news about their awesome 8" Mego-esque NYCC 10 exclusive figures featuring Captain Action and Dr. Evil.  These guys a super-limited edition, so if you are going to NYCC you had better make this one of your first stops! NY Comic Con is just around the…


by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2009
March, 14, 2009 ( Shawnee KS ) – Cast-a-Way Toys is coming back to the FX International Toy Show! April 17-19, Cast-a-Way Toys will launch their newest line of Retro-style action-figures. Cast-a-Way will be debuting Lee Falk’s iconic PHANTOM as a new 8-inch scaled action figure, bringing the King Features, and arguably the first modern…


by Daniel Pickett
October 26, 2008
CAST-A-WAY TOYS (St. Louis  MO)– Cast-a-Way Toys is following up on its highly successful launch of Captain Action and Dr. Eville with an all new line of Phantom Retro-style action-figures.  Cast-a-Way Toys is partnering with King Features to produce these new 8 inch scaled action figures based on Lee Faulk’s classic Jungle Hero. Arguably the…