Tag: DC Signature collection

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 21, 2014
This week MattyCollector.com posted the preliminary details on their “7 Days of Cyber Monday” sales.   There’s a lot of information to take in and there will be a lot more revealed next week I suspect.  But in the meantime see what we know about the sale below:   The Turducken of holiday sales is back…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 3, 2014
DCUCSPTrinity1 Here’s your close-up look at the vintage-style DC Super Powers Collection sculpted by the Four Horsemen with build-a-figure pieces to create Kalibak. Also check out Doomsday, the final figure in Signature Series line in special 360 degree view packaging and the Batman 1966-style cowl – perfect for cosplay or display.

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 22, 2014
DCUCDoomsday1      We were overjoyed at the news this week that DC fans would be getting one last figure released on MattyCollector at the end of the year.   Ever since DOOMSDAY Unleashed was announced at the tier 2 figure for the 2014 DC Infinite Earths subscription, fans have wanted this massive Superman villain on their…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 25, 2014
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by Daniel Pickett
June 15, 2014
DCSCIceFace I’m not going to re-hash the heartbreak us fans of Mattel’s 6″ Four Horsemen sculpted DC Comics line are experiencing currently.   The line is winding down with the last few figures, despite the recent announcement of Mattel extending their reign the DC Comics master-toy licensee for another 3-5 years.    This week we see the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 30, 2014
DCSCDoomsdayDefeat1 Doomsday is almost here! Scott Neitlich (aka Toy Guru) and Mattel packaging designer John Langston take you on a tour of this truly awesome figure and his packaging, an homage to the Superman, The Man of Steel #18 comic released back in November 1992.   Doomsday is available in July 2014 so click on over…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 13, 2014
DCSC14Group1 The ruler of Atlantis will scour the sea and the shore to give bad guys the hook… which is on the end of his own left arm. One of the most fan-demanded versions, this ’90s-era style Aquaman figure sports an impressive head of hair and a full beard. The king of the seven seas also…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 20, 2014
bhg29_001_newsPage.jpg This week Mattel announced the product line up for their March MattyCollector.com figure sale:   Go green on March 17! Make sure you’re here for the first of four new DCU Ultra figures. We’ve got the Total Heroes™ Green Lantern Corp arriving with three sets of heads and hands for maximum customization. And we’ve got…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 14, 2013
DCSC13Class3 So we have reached the end of the DC Club Infinite Earths DC Signature Collection subscription, not just for 2013, but forever.   While we will be getting 4 quarterly figures in 2014, the monthly subscription has died for DCUC fans.     The 2014 CIE subscription only reached 61% of funding during the campaign. While the 2013…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 17, 2013
MattyAFiLogo.jpg Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  The Mattel marketing and PR team, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums.   Mattel recently changed the guidelines for these Q&As so they only involve items…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 15, 2013
DCSCRasAlGhulz2 Ra’s Al Ghul, aka The Demon’s Head, wants to keep it all in the family after daughter Talia Al Ghul has a son with Bruce Wayne, but his desire to make the crime fighter his heir is second to his desire to eliminate most of humanity. Brilliant physician and proud owner of unique facial hair,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 3, 2013
DCSCLogo-500x145 While I was at the Mattel booth yesterday at Comikaze 2013 I was talking to Scott aka Toy Guru and he gave me a little hint that we might still be getting one last unannounced surprise for fans of DCUC and the DC Signature Classics line. After the panel he said to me: I’m really…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 23, 2013
Y3191_001_newsPage.jpg Today on MattyCollector.com, Mattel announced the line up of their monthly sale that will be happening 11/15: Toy Fans, November brings a feast for fans, starting with Ra’s Al Ghul, one of most wanted villains from DC Universe! This penultimate figure from Club Infinite Earths joins MOTUC Fan’s Choice winner Geldor™, MOTUC swashbuckler Sea Hawk…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 17, 2013
Mattel provided fans with one more post-con wrap up, including a look at that Sunday MOTUC weapon tease/reveal: Toy Fans, We just finished three days of crazy action at NYCC, where we revealed tons of awesome toys on the way! In case you missed any of the details, here’s a review of what went down…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 11, 2013
nycc-logo-2013-lo.jpg The Mattypalooza panel at NYCC 2013 is still going on now, but that didn’t stop the Matty staff from updating the news section of MattyCollector.com with the news of the panel reveals.   Also check out the AFi Twitter feed, where Erik aka SuperFriend is live tweeintg the panel including the Q&A portion.   Toy Fans,…

 

by AFi Admin
October 9, 2013
Back in August, the week before the DC Club Infinite Earths subscription window closed, I was able to sit down with Mattel’s Scott Neitlich and do a podcast to go over all of the questions they had come up regarding the 2014 DC sub.    Now we know that the sub did not fund there are…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 12, 2013
MattyAFiLogo.jpg Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  The Mattel marketing and PR team, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums. Don’t forget, a brand new batch of MattyCollector.com items go on sale Monday…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 12, 2013
Y7732_001_newsPage-226x300.jpg Mattel has updated fans with news of their monthly sale that will be on Monday 9/16: Toy Fans, Here’s your friendly reminder that our 9/16 sale is coming up soon…   Early Access Thurs 9/12 at 8am PT thru Fri 9/13 at 8am PT (subscribers only) Products Available: DCU Poison Ivy, MOTUC Sky High with…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 20, 2013
MOTUMeter_newsPage_v12-185x300.jpg Here’s the official update on the subs from Mattel posted just few minutes ago on MattyCollector.com   Toy Fans, Who has the power? Masters of the Universe® fans, that’s who! The 2014 Club Eternia® subscription lives, and it’s all thanks to the fans out there who subbed up and blasted the meter past our goal…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 20, 2013
We are waiting for an official statement from Mattel that should be coming soon, but the meters for all 3 of the 2014 Mattel subscriptions were just updated on the website. MOTUC Club Eternia funded fully at 115% and will move forward and continue in 2014.   DC Club Infinite Earths and the Ghostbusters Ecto-1 look…

 

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