Tag: Four Horsemen


by Daniel Pickett
January 26, 2011
 Mattel got in their first production samples of Sy-Klone today and shared the images with fans via their Facebook page this afternoon. Sy-Klone will be coming in April to MattyCollector.com as the April Club Eternia figure. We just got in the first packaged sample of Sy-Klone. Still making a few tweaks but we’re mostly there!…


by Daniel Pickett
January 24, 2011
Scarabus figures to be debuted and sold in celebration of the “Toypocalypse: A Four Horsemen Retrospective” gallery show!   If you’ve been following the news surrounding the Four Horsemen’s first gallery show, Toypocalypse, then you probably know that they’re going to be selling black and white versions of their character Scarabus at the event.  …


by Daniel Pickett
January 12, 2011
The new issues of Toy Fare has hittoday and the news of the next MOTUC figure- Catra has set the internets ablaze.  You can see the picture in the new issue of Toy Far, and this teaser image and an update of the first 6 months of MOTUC releases and re-releases below.   Hey He-Fans…


by Daniel Pickett
January 10, 2011
  Toypocalypse: A Four Horsemen Retrospective – presented by TT Underground.    Chronicling the past, present and future of one of the toy industry’s most prolific design groups – The Four Horsemen – Toypocalypse covers more than a decade of every aspect of toy design from the initial concept all the way through to the…


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 22, 2010
One official, fully painted DC Universe Classics Green Lantern (Hal Jordan) 2-up prototype figure is be being auctioned right now to benefit the Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA!!  This is your chance to own a one-of-a-kind piece of DCUC memorabilia! No DC Universe Classics 2-up prototype has EVER been officially released to the public, so that makes…


by Daniel Pickett
October 8, 2010
It is with great pleasure I present to you…   Wave 15    These have all been up in the AFi Archives for a couple of weeks now, but I haven’t had a chance to put anything up on the front page about them.   Wave 15 is a rock solid wave and is one of…


by Daniel Pickett
October 6, 2010
The Four Horsemen are only going to be able to make it to the New York Comic Con on opening day – Friday (Oct. 8th), so if you’re going to be there, they’d love for you to stop by and say "hey"!  They’re going to be doing signings at multiple booths at different times throughout…


by Daniel Pickett
September 30, 2010
Pre-orders for the Four Horsemen’s (http://www.FourHorsemen.biz) first licensed property, The Outer Space Men, will begin this Friday, October 1st, at 9:00pm EST! Available exclusively through their own online retail outlet – Store Horsemen (http://www.StoreHorsemen.com), the regular edition Outer Space Men figures will be available as two sets of pairs, or as a complete set of…


by Daniel Pickett
September 29, 2010
That’s right! The time has come! The regular edition Outer Space Men figures are in production now and are expected to arrive at Four Horsemen Studios in less than a month!  All four figures will go up for pre-order exclusively through Store Horsemen this Friday, October 1st at 9:00pm EST and will be available as…


by Daniel Pickett
September 22, 2010
This past week over on their new website, the Four Horsemen have been giving fans their first look at the new packaging for their highly anticipated Outer Space Men line. Shown below is the card-back (front side & rear side) for the regular edition version of the Outer Space Menfigure Astro-Nautilus: The Man from Neptune! Even though…


by Daniel Pickett
September 21, 2010
Today is Bill Murray’s 60th birthday, so it’s only appropriate that we celebrate by showing you a sneak peek at the next Ghostbusters figure based on his likeness. This new figure, that will see release in November is a lot like the slimed version we got this summer in that he still has the gloves…


by Daniel Pickett
September 4, 2010
We are happy to announce our exclusive figure sets for the New York Comic Con (October 8th, 9th & 10th) – The Outer Space Men: Beta Phase waves 1 & 2!  You’ve read rumors and speculation that we were going to be bringing the Outer Space Men to the New York Comic Con and may…


by Daniel Pickett
September 2, 2010
DCUC Wave14 should be hitting Walmart stores soon.  Collectors have high hopes that wave 14 will see distribution similar to what we got from Wave 10 and NOT like we saw with Wave 5.   ToyGuru aka Scott has often spoke publicly of his love of the character of Kamandi, the last boy on Earth, and…


by Daniel Pickett
September 1, 2010
R6285_Carnivus.jpg September is here and with it brings us another round of Q&A with Mattel!  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.        Q1.  Will the JLU Warlord figure come with any sort of accessory?  A sword? A1. Not in the…


by Daniel Pickett
August 31, 2010
Mattel is already gearing up for the Green Lantern feature film by getting some green onto store shelves in anticipation.   One such pioneer of Oa is the DC Universe Classics ‘Green Lantern’s Light’ 5-pack.  This set is available exclusively at Walmart stores and is hitting now.  If you haven’t found this set yet, don’t fret. …


by Daniel Pickett
August 19, 2010
As I mentioned in my tribute post last week,  when I got the news of Eddie’s passing that morning I reached out to a lot of his friends and colleagues to ask them for their thoughts and memories of Eddie.  We’re all still reeling from the news, so I’m sure there will be more of…


by Daniel Pickett
August 16, 2010
We have a 2-fer today in the AFi archives.   Both are items on sale tomorrow on MattyCollector.com First we have the MOTUC Whiplash figure.  Whiplash, aka Torrant Krazut, is a bit different from most of the previous MOTUC offerings in that he has a lot of new, custom parts.   This isn’t just a matter of…


by Daniel Pickett
July 17, 2010
Today we have a 2-fer for the archives.   Mattel has sent us a review copy of the regular Masters of the Universe Classics Orko with Prince Adam accessory.  Even though they come packaged together there’s enough great stuff with each figure to warrant their own separate entries into the archive. This MOTUC action figure…


by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2010
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.      Q1. I understand that Filmation is still off the table for MOTUC but what about characters featured on the Monogram model kit boxes or foreign MOTU comics? Could Meteorbs be done as regular…