Tag: Filmation


by Daniel Pickett
August 14, 2016
    Here’s your friendly reminder that our 8/15 sale is coming up soon…               All Access 8/15 Monday, 8/15 at 9 a.m. PT (everyone) He-Man® and the Masters of the Universe® Beast Man® (Club Grayskull™ monthly figure –  Limit 5 per household) SDCC After-Party Sale Products • DC Comics™…


by Daniel Pickett
March 13, 2016
MOTUCFilmationHeMan1 Friday on the official MattyCollector Facebook page Mattel announced a new Masters of the Universe give away that will run every Friday in March:   He-Man fans & Matty Collectors! We’ve heard you, and we want to give you one (okay, 5) last chances to get our most powerful figure in the universe! Every Friday…


by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2016
Friday, 2:00pm - 8" of snow MOTU Classics, New Adventures, Giants, Minis… we love ‘em all. But when we saw how awesome the six new Filmation-style figures turned out, we felt like kids on Christmas morning! These new figures took us right back to where it started for many of us… the animated ‘80s series! There’s He-Man® posing with the Power Sword,…


by Daniel Pickett
November 2, 2015
MOTUC20End1 This is it! Jut a handful of precious hours remain for you to get these figures in your collection.  New version of “A-list” characters, done in the Filmation animation style by the Four Horsemen, for a new LOWER price!   This is your last chance to subscribe and be guaranteed all the figures INCLUDING the subscriber…


by Daniel Pickett
October 3, 2015
On Friday Mattel announced the details of their 2016 MOTUC 2.0 Filmation subscription:   These are the figures that’ll take you right back to Saturday morning, sitting in your PJs, bowl of cereal in hand, face ten inches from the TV. Get ready for Classics 2.0! This is the subscription that’ll give you all the…


by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2015
MOTUCSDCC15Reveals1 Today, Kim from MattyCollector took to the Matty message boards to clear up some questions fans had from all of their Comic Con 2015 announcements:   Hi guys, We haven’t been ignoring you, it’s more like everyone has been trying to get caught up and back into the regular groove now that Comic Con is…


by Daniel Pickett
February 26, 2015
ScreenHunter_01 Feb. 26 08.36 Join Brandon Sopinsky, Mattel designer, for a close-up look at Giant Zodac (coming March 2015) and Giant Man-at-Arms (coming summer 2015) and our 2015 convention item, the Hover Robot three-pack (first available in Early Access only in April). Then go to www.MattyCollector.com to check product availability and sign up for email for reminders. Lots of…


by Daniel Pickett
January 21, 2015
BarsomFilmSkeletor1 For years Barsom has been professionally sculpting garage kits, statues and action figures for some big companies.  Now he takes on one of geek-doms biggest villains in the form of a 3rd party head for your MOTU baddie – Skeletor.    This ain’t no digitally sculpted Shapways project for you to finish.   This is…


by Daniel Pickett
September 25, 2014
MOTUCIGSkelChip1 Sometimes you’ve just gotta branch out. One planet isn’t enough for this greedy guy… he wants a much bigger piece of the cosmic pie. Representing his healed techno virus body, this figure comes with a removable helmet, cosmic Havoc Staff, and an all-new “battle damage” head for Faker®. Skeletor, the Intergalactic Overlord of Evil™  is…


by Daniel Pickett
September 22, 2014
Product Pre-order Launches Sept 29th LOS ANGELES, Sept 21st 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE)-—   He-Man can’t guard Eternia alone, and that’s where Duncan, AKA Man-At-Arms, comes to his aid. As a mentor to Prince Adam and a protector of the realm, Man-At-Arms has sworn his life to safeguarding the forces of good. Thanks to the expert craftsmen…


by Daniel Pickett
June 24, 2014
MOTUCFilmHordakImpSet1 His hordey badness has returned in an all new deco and some new features for San Diego Comic Con!  “Filmation Hordak” as he has come to be known is hitting the convention circuit next month.   Despite being labeled as “the Hordak that nobody wanted” by collectors hoping for a more Filmaton styled cyborg Hordak head,…


by Daniel Pickett
May 28, 2014
PCSMOTUTrapJawR1 LOS ANGELES, May 23th 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE)-— An evil minion of Skeletor stands on the horizon, his evil twisted weaponry targeting Prince Adam and his friends. The scrap-metal villain, Trapjaw, has arrived in Eterenia!   “Any character who’s frankenstein-esque will always hold a special place in my heart,” said Jerry Macaluso, President of Pop Culture…


by Daniel Pickett
May 21, 2014
NewAdvSuperman_800x800_f133bf05 Warner Archive Instant Now Streaming The New Adventures of Batman & The New Adventures of Superman; Filmation’s Aquaman Coming in June Warner Archive Instant (WAI) Now Available with Airplay on AppleTV; Free Two-Week WAI Trial Membership Open to Everyone Continuing to make available rare and hard-to-find classic films, TV movies and TV series, Warner Archive…


by Daniel Pickett
May 2, 2014
CBSDCC14Banner1 The weekend, for Free Comic Book Day, Mattel has 2 of their upcoming San Diego Comic Con exclusives on display at The Comic Bug in Manhattan Beach, Ca.   This is the 3rd or 4th year in a row they have done this sort of reveal display for Free Comic Book Day.   The Comic…


by Daniel Pickett
April 30, 2014
Posted just moments ago on MattyCollector.com:   Oh San Diego Comic-Con, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways… First, we start by revealing one MOTUC figure and one DCU figure right here, right now! Without further ado, meet… Masters of the Universe® Classics Hordak® with Imp Celebrate the 30th anniversary of She-Ra® and Princess…


by Daniel Pickett
January 30, 2014
Skeletor Actors Play With Action Figures Clever person and Castle Grayskullman creator Daniel Benedict has put together a great little viral video to help spread the word about Power-Con 2014 switching to a smaller show and relocating to the east coast by recruiting the original voice talent for Eternia’s badest bad guy… Original Skeletor voice Alan Oppenheimer and 200X Skeletor voice…


by Daniel Pickett
November 1, 2013
PCSMOTUBeastman_B Eternia’s Most Wanted Caught in Polystone PCSC Exclusive Version Also Available   LOS ANGELES, Nov. 1st, 2013 (BUSINESS WIRE)— Can’t get enough MOTU? Pop Culture Shock Collectibles is proud to announce BEASTMAN as the next entry to their Masters of the Universe “HE-MAN” scale statue line. Introduced in the episode, “Diamond Ray of Disappearance”, Beastman…


by Daniel Pickett
October 31, 2013
Happy Halloween everyone! Sorry this episode is a little later this week, but since we’re such a fan of the season it works out that we post this episode on “All Hallows Eve.” In this episode we discuss: That 2 minute AMAZING Bruce Timm/Zach S Superman 75th animated clip. Lou Schimer, co-founder of Filmation, passed…


by Daniel Pickett
October 18, 2013
LouS1 We have the unfortunate duty of reporting the passing of Lou Schimer, one of the original founders of the Filmation animation studio.    He was an Emmy and Grammy winning producer as well as being an voice over actor.  He was Executive Producer of  several well known animated series from the Filmation stables  such as: Masters…


by Daniel Pickett
October 14, 2013
Is there such a thing as ‘pthu wicked? Being bad is a day at the beach for this malevolent magician, but he doesn’t just build sand castles, he builds entire sand armies to do his evil bidding. This Filmation figure can hold his sinister sun scarab Ankh in his hand, and he comes with a…