Tag: DC Comics

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 5, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date:  October 2010 Wave/Assortment:  Wave 14 Packaging: Single carded Accessories: Wand, Removable Top Hat, 75th Anniversary button.  Collect and Connect: Ultra-Humanite Arm and control box Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Notes:  Walmart exclusive wave.   Figure  6 of  7. THE PACKAGE  

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 3, 2011
NEW YORK, N.Y. (Jan. 3, 2011) – Two veteran New York marketing executives are joining forces to open a new full-service advertising and marketing firm, Bonfire Agency, LLC, specializing in helping brands target highly influential but difficult to engage pop culture consumers.  This demo, labeled by some as geek or comic culture, is comprised of incredibly passionate and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 2, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date:  October 2010 Wave/Assortment:  Wave 14 Packaging: Single carded Accessories: Pick-Ax attachment, saw attachment, die-cast metal hands, 75th Anniversary button.  Collect and Connect: Ultra-Humanite Leg Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Notes:  Walmart exclusive wave.  Second of the Metal Men team in the DCUC line.  Figure 4 of  7. THE…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 1, 2011
There has been quite a bit of information on the Green Lantern movie figures come out this week.  Some of it from official channels and some from unofficial channels. First up is the news of this  Toys R Us Exclusive Green Lantern Early Bird Action Figure.  This figure and it’s package was posted this week…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 21, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date:December 2010 Wave/Assortment: Wave 1 Packaging: Carded 2-pack Accessories: Stand Scale: 2.5" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In House Team NOTES: Springing from Mattel’s Batman The Brave and the Bold Action League line comes this new DC Universe Action League.   This line first debuted at Comic Con 2010.  There are 4 2-packs…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: December 15th 2010 Wave/Assortment:  MattyCollector.com Figure Exclusive Packaging: Boxed (with outer mailer box) Accessories: 2 information crystal shards (clear and green) Fortress of Solitude Hub panel 3 sets of hands Stand Scale: 12" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In House Team NOTES: Arguably the definitive Superman figure in the collector-demanded 12” scale,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 3, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date:  August 2010 Wave/Assortment:  Wave 14 Packaging: Single carded Accessories: Green Lantern Collect and Connect: Ultra-Humanite Leg Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Notes:  Golden Age Green Lantern, Member of the Justice Society, Walmart exclusive.  Figure  7 of 7. THE PACKAGE  

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 25, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date:  August 2010 Wave/Assortment:  Wave 14 Packaging: Single carded Accessories: Super Powers figure stand Collect and Connect: None Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Notes:  Walmart exclusive.  Figure 3 of 7. THE PACKAGE    

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 14, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: Fall 2010 Wave/Assortment: Fall 2010 3-pack assortment Packaging: 3-pack Accessories: None Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team Notes: Batman and the Joker are new decos that refelect their appearance on Batman: The Animated Series   THE PACKAGE   THE FIGURES   BATMAN   COMPARISON   JOKER   COMPARISON   THE…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 5, 2010
R5140_Crisis.jpg It’s Thursday and that means it’s time for another MattyCollector.com Cyber-Monday product reveal.  Over the past few week Mattel has been parsing out the news of what product will be offered in their Cyber-Monday sale this month.  As hinted at last week, this week’s reveals include products from DC Universe Classics and DC Infinite Heroes….

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 3, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: Winter 2010/2010 Wave/Assortment: Fall 2010 MattyCollector.com Exclusive Packaging: 2-pack Accessories: None Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team Notes: This release of Darkseid reuses many of the original parts such as the head, upper arms, torso and legs.  The new pieces are new gloves and and a new over-piece for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 1, 2010
November is here and with it brings us another round of Q&A with Mattel! Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums.     Each website…

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
October 28, 2010
After some unavoidable delays, the official DCUC Fan Bracket is now live and ready for voting!   To recap, the DCUC Fan Bracket works just like a sports tournament. After the previous "Selection and Seeding" Round to determine the Bracket, the 128 characters have been broken up into four equal "Regions". You vote on the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 26, 2010
This entry has been live for over a week and I mentioned it on the JLU board over the weekend, but "new" in the AFi archives is your first look at the next wave of JLU 3-packs for 2010.   Earlier in the month we showed you the Manhunter Robot 3-pack and the GL/Despero 3-pack. …

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 20, 2010
DCU_Wave15.jpg A lot of us knew about this sale already, but Mattel just posted their official word on it over at MattyCollector.com.   If you are looking for DCUC wave 15 this is a great opportunity.   A lot of folks have reported fining DCUC at their local Kmarts already.  There’s also a nice $5 off…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 20, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: Fall 2010 Wave/Assortment: Fall 2010 3-pack assortment Packaging: 3-pack Accessories: One Stand Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team Notes: Second release of this Supergirl sculpt.   Deimos uses the Deadman buck with a new head, arms and a new lower robe piece.   Warlord has a new head, left arm and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 18, 2010
Here are the latest and greatest solicitations from the good people at DC Direct.  These products will appear and be available to preorder in the next issue of Diamond’s Previews at your local comic book shop.   All products listed below are scheduled to to ship and be in stores June 2011.   ACTION FIGURES…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 15, 2010
October is here and with it brings us another round of Q&A with Mattel! Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums.     Each website…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 14, 2010
P4014_Doom.jpg Last week Mattel revealed the first round of their products for their November Cyber-Monday sale.  That first reveal was all MOTUC figures.  Now JLU fans get a second chance at some really popular hard to obtain figures.   As a reminder these items are the quantities that Mattel was required to hold for order replacements. …

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 12, 2010
We’ve all been waiting with baited breath for new Justice League Unlimited 3-packs now that the singles are rolling in again.  Earlier we showed you the Green Lantern/Manhunter Robot 3-pack.   Now I can show you the Despero/John Stewart/Katma Tui 3-pack.  Also this week I’ll show you the Warlord/Supergirl/Deimos 3-pack, the Joker/Batman/Gray Ghost 3-pack and…

 

SPONSORS

 

250x250_aff_hancholo

 

SideshowBeetlejuice100295_300x250

 

gsi-250

 

tim-bruckner-250px

 

25846_toys_star-wars_force-friday_event_update_assoc_300x250_2

 

35227_toys_associate_revision

 

your-ad-here