Tag: Four Horsemen

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2010
Yesterday Mattel announced some details on the upcoming 2011 Club Eternia subscription plan.  They also surprised everyone by announcing the "Ecto-1 Subscription Plan" for their Ghostbusters line.    Toy Fans, I’ve got good news and I’ve got better news. First, the good news. Mark your calendars for July 21st at 4 p.m. when subscriptions to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2010
  More soon…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 9, 2010
 The Four Horsemen are excited to announce their Outer Space Men Comic Con 2010 exclusives!    The images shown here are only early prototypes to be used as an example. The final production figures will be vibrant crystal clear and translucent colors, and awesome glow-in-the-dark!   Dubbed the “Alpha Phase Waves”, each exclusive OSM character…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 8, 2010
Mattel posted this flier tonight to their Facebook page-   Fans attending the 2010 SDCC "Mattypalooza" panel will decide what color She-Ra’s steed Swiftwind will be released.    

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 19, 2010
 The first test shots for the Outer Space Men action figures have arrived at Four Horsemen Toy Design Studios, and the boys spent most of Thursday testing, reviewing and playing with the new arrivals.  Part of the playtime included testing the "pop and build" play system created by Onell Design owner, Matt Doughty which the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 18, 2010
Posted today one the MattyCollector.com Facebook page: Hey He-Fans! So one of the big things we wanted to do for the MOTUC line is to introduce figures that never quite made it into the vintage line. Much like He-Ro, Gygor the gorilla made it as a prototype into the vintage line but no toy has…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 14, 2010
Over on their Facebook page today Mattel posted pictures of the carded sample of MOTUC Whiplash.  Whiplash will go on sale Aug 15th on Mattycollector.com!            

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 14, 2010
Carnivus_Back.jpg Over the weekend there was some Mattel news and reveals coming from WizardWorld Philly, including a new Masters of the Universe Figure revealed!   MOTU Fans, Friday night was a big one for MOTU. First, the brand was inducted into the ToyFare Hall of Fame during Wizard World Philadelphia (an incredible honor) and our own…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 5, 2010
Today we have the last entry in our recent arrivals from Mattel’s Masters of the Universe Classics line – Count Marzo- Evil Master of Magic.   Count Marzo is a character introduced in the 200x animated series, and will be the Club Eternia™ Monthly Figure for July 2010.  But you don’t have to wait that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 31, 2010
New in the AFi Archive- MOTUC She-Ra As you might have guessed  by now that the AFi offices got a new box of review samples from Mattel this week,  so I’ll be bringing you several first looks at new and upcoming toys.  First up was the DCUC Plastic Man, then it was Masters of the Universe Classics- Keldor.and now we have Masters…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2010
New in the AFi Archive – MOTUC Keldor As you might have guessed  by now that the AFi offices got a new box of review samples from Mattel this week,  so I’ll be bringing you several first looks at new and upcoming toys.  First up was the DCUC Plastic Man, next is the Masters of the Universe Classics- Keldor. Keldor was originally teased…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2010
New today in the AFi archives we have the long rumored and highly anticipated DC Universe Classics SDCC 2010 Exclusive PLASTIC MAN!    I think most of us were impressed when we first saw this figure revealed on "Attack of the Show" but it’s not until you get this figure in your hand that you…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 28, 2010
The Four Horsemen are nearing the end of their tenth year in business, and they’re gearing up to make the next year one of their most productive years ever! Not only are they going to continue to handle the creative duties on Mattel’s DC Universe Classics, Masters of the Universe Classics, the new Green Lantern…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 26, 2010
Mattel posted the following update today for some of their international customers that might want to order the SDCC 2010 exclusives on line: DCU Fans, One of the fans over at the Forums on MattyCollector.com asked why specifically Plastic Man wouldn’t be available in Australia/New Zealand and if a modified version could be made. Wanted…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2010
R6273_PlasticMan06.jpg Mattel has posted the final packaging and details for the DC Universe Classics SDCC 2010 exclusive Plastic Man figure.   Mattel always tries to do something fun with their con packaging and this year is no exception.   For those of you keeping score this is the second set of glasses to come with a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 1, 2010
Forty-two years ago the space race between the United States and Russia was in full swing, and a full wave of action figures known as “The Outer Space Men” was released that caught the imagination of a generation.    Although the initial salvo of characters was well received, the characters that were to be part…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 29, 2010
  AFI Scoop Week Reveal #6 – DC Universe Classics All-Stars Green Lantern A few weeks ago when Mattel was revealing their SDCC 2010 exclusives on G4’s Attack of the Show some keen eyed fans collectively asked themselves – "Hey!  What the heck is THAT?"   Thrown into the video piece, almost like an easter egg…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 29, 2010
SNEAK PEEK MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE CLASSICS TYTUS We’ll have a full entry up on the AFi archives later today, but in the meantime here’s a sneak peek at the big guy.   Tytus the giant is the first 12" figure in Mattel’s Masters of the Universe Classics line.  He will be on sale next…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2010
Mattel updated their facebook page with the complete list of products that will go on sale June 15th on MattyCollector.com Toy Fans, When it comes to our June 15th sale, there’s only one question: who says girls can’t kick booty just like the boys? One look at our long-awaited She-Ra™ figure and you know they…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2010
Coming in May is the first Masters of the Universe Classics figure based on “The New Adventures of He-Man” – The Space Mutant Optikk!   AFi was the first to debut Optikk back in January at the Under the Influence Masters of the Universe Art show.  Now we have our hands on an actual manufactured…

 

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