Tag: Ghostbusters

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2010
  I’m sure in his wildest fantasy character actor William Atherton never believed that he would have an action figure made of him and he only had to wait 25 years to get one, but here it is! Mattel brings us Walter Peck the..um… wrench in the Ghostbusters works.  Peck features a new suited body…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: May 17th 2010 Wave/Assortment: Year 1 MattyCollector.com  Exclusive Packaging: Single Carded Accessories:  Ghost Containment Unit and trap Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Based on actor William Atherton from the movie Ghostbusters Notes:   Trap is different than the one that comes with Winston.  The top panels do not open…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 16, 2010
    Masters of the Universe® Mo-Larr vs Skeletor® Figures ($40) Mo-Larr was featured in the famous (infamous?) episode featured on the DVD release of Robot Chicken Season 2 where he chased down Skeletor® and relieved him of an impacted wisdom tooth, sans numbing agent. Skeletor® features a new head with missing tooth, Havok Staff,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 13, 2010
Scott from Mattel has posted some further details about the 2010 Mattel San Diego Comic Con Exclusives after the first round of exclusives have been revealed: Hey toy fans, Part 1 of what will be a 2-part story on Mattel’s SDCC exclusives just aired on G4’s Attack of the Show. Big thanks to Blair and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 12, 2010
Today on G4’s Attack of the Show, Scott aka Toy Guru revealed the first half of Mattel’s San Diego Comic Con Exclusives.     Masters of the Universe Classics Mo-Larr and Skeletor     Orko and Prince Adam – Dip Orko in hot water and he turns clear.  Dip his magic book in the water…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 9, 2010
Now that the segments have been shot Mattel is getting the official word out about when their 2010 Comic Con exclusives will be revealed on G4’s Attack of the Show. They even give out a few hints…. Toy Fans, Okay, everyone, we just got official confirmation that our SDCC product reveals are going to air…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 10, 2010
The following announcement was posted earlier today on MattyCollector.com: Toy Fans, It’s been a long time coming, but our April sale is finally on the horizon. It’s gonna be a HUGE month, with the long-awaited Evil-Lyn®, an all-new weapons set, and additions to the Ghostbusters™ and The Dark Knight lines all waiting to join your…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 1, 2010
 David Letterman gets the answer to that question in this clip of his interview with Mr. Murry from tonight’s episode.   Here’s a SPOILER ALERT if you don’t want to know anything about the movie then don’t watch this clip!!

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 25, 2010
Here’s your insider look at Mattel’s Collector Press event held Sunday Feb 14th as part of Toy Fair 2010 at the Javits center.    This two part video is as close as you can get to actually being there as it’s not just focused on Mattel Brand Manager Scott Neitlich, but it also shows you the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 24, 2010
Mattel posted the following update for Ghostbusters fans this morning on their Facebook page:  Hey Slime Fans, I wanted to jump in and give a quick update on what is going on with the GB line in 12" and 6" scale. We’ve had a few delays in release dates, but all six 6" figures and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 16, 2010
It’s rare to get to sit down and talk to all four of the Four Horsemen sculpting studio, but at the Mattel press event I was able to wrangle Jim, Chris and both Erics to sit and chat about their process, their love of Master of the Universe and Super Powers and and the "easter…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 14, 2010
In just a few short weeks, fans of Diamond Select Toys and Art Asylum will be able to take their Ghostbusters Minimates collections to an entirely new level thanks to the latest batch of exclusive Ghostbusters Minimates only available from Toys ‘R’ Us!  This new assortment will deliver eight new Minimates and complete two sets…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 2, 2009
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: December 15th 2009 Wave/Assortment:  MattyCollector.com Figure Exclusive Packaging: Single Carded Accessories:  Proton-pack and Ghost trap.  Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Notes: Now you can say yes to this 6" Winston figure! Based on the classic Ghostbusters™ films, the fully-articulated and highly detailed figure includes authentic proton pack and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 25, 2009
 Here are the videos of Mattel’s second panel from today at SDCC 09- Mattypalooza. In this panel they discuss the future plans for all toy lines sold through MattyCollector.com including: Movie Masters, Justice League Unlimited, DC Universe Classics, World’s Greatest Superheroes, Ghostbusters Classics, and Masters of the Universe Classics.    Part 1 of 2 Part…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 9, 2009
Today the official website for Comic Con International posted a list of the 2009 exclusives for the show.  This is NOT a complete list yet, so far it’s only four pages long,  but starts as a good guide to how much money you will need to bring with you to the con and what lines…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 7, 2009
Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru Jr. sent us the answers to our latest round of questions.that AFI readers have posted in our forums.     Q1.  Thank you so much for the Giganta C&C figure for Wave 8 of DCU:C! Can we get some more Wonder Woman characters in the line? Cheetah? Circe? Hippolyta? Dr. Psycho?…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2009
Mattel announced today on Matty’s Facebook page the line-up today of their 2009 San Diego Comic Con exclusives.  Many of them will also be available on MattyCollector.com after the show, however some elements from some of the sets will be exclusive to the conversions.    DC UNIVERSE Classics WONDER TWINS 2 pack Form of an…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2009
MattyCollector and Facebook have reformatted and restored the official MattyCollector.com Facebook page.   The new format is more like a gan group that you can join instead of the "person" that you be-friend.  They are still  uploading the old pictures, news and information from the old page, but they expect to have most of that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2009
Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru Jr. sent us the answers to our latest round of questions.that AFI readers have posted in our forums.  There are some very interesting hints and reveals in this installment, so read it carefully and let the speculating begin!     Q1) The 6" Ghostbusters, are they intended to be more in-scale…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 6, 2009
There are no pictures yet, but over on their Art Asylum blog Diamond Select Toys announced that they will be releaseing  Ghostbusters MiniMates based on the popular series of films. Can you believe it? It has been 25 years since the release of the original Ghostbusters. Just like everything else that people who grew up…

 

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