Tag: Ghostbusters

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 12, 2013
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
August 28, 2013
Amid all the buzz of the 2014 subs order window closing and MOTUC going forward and DCSC in limbo for several months, there has been another Mattel controversy brewing.  This time it was over the upcoming Ghostbusters Neutrino Wand prop replica that was first shown at SDCC.  Specifically the issue was on the color of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 20, 2013
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…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 20, 2013
These are the final hours!!!   None of the Subs have funded yet.   Help the cause and keep the Four Horsemen employed! Toy Fans, Today we’re pulling for the bad guys to win because our 2014 subscriptions are stocked with some of the most fan-demanded evil-doers we’ve ever offered, and it’s the last day to sign…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 2013
Today Scott aka ToyGuru took to the MattyCollector.com Facebook page to offer fans a bit more information and details about the Ghostbusters Ecto-1 preorder: About the Ecto-1: No Pre-Payment Required & More Ghostbusters Fans,   Anybody seen any ghosts? How about an Ecto-1? Okay, so it is no secret that the Ecto-1 pre-sale is a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 6, 2013
Last week Mattel posted some images of a foamcore scale mock up of what fans will be getting if the Ghostbusters Ecto-1 presale goes through.   As you can see this vehicle will be significantly larger than the recently released 1966 Batmobile.  The pictures were a little dark so we lightened them up. Product Features (All…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 25, 2013
As a DCUC fan it seems like every year it’s the same story for the subscriptions.  They don’t look like they will fund for weeks on end and then the last possible day they shoot up and it goes through…usually.   We’ve also seen subs and products NOT fund before such as the Ghostbusters sub…

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
July 19, 2013
Below is the summary for the MATTYPALOOZA Panel!  Live updates/edits as we get more information! Lots of pictures from MattyCollector here as well: http://news.mattycollector.com/blog/2013/07/19/2013-sdcc-mattypalooza-wrap-up/ DC Signature Collection 2014 Club Infinite Earths Subscription Again, it’s all about the fans for 2014 and Club Infinite Earths is planning to release the most fan-demanded club exclusive figure ever……

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
July 18, 2013
SDCC 2013 is here!  Check out the AFi coverage of the Mattel Booth, with pics of the Batman Classic TV line, Masters of the Universe Classics, DC Universe Signature Collection,  Ghostbusters, Man of Steel, and more! CLICK HERE FOR THE PHOTO GALLERY!  

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2013
Heading to 2013 San Diego Comic Con? Toy Guru has all the info you need on how to get the hottest toys from Mattel! We’ve also got six major fan panels, including reveals for 2014 from Masters of the Universe, Monster High, and more. Details are here on MattyCollector.com http://ow.ly/mWP5I  

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 12, 2013
A couple of folks from SourceFed stop by the Mattel design center to check out the 2013 SDCC exclusives and chat with Scott Neitlich. Sounds like there will be some Ghostbuster news at the Mattypalooza panel.   I suspect it’s for more prop  replicas and not figures.  If I was a betting man I’d say it’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 2, 2013
Forget Google Glass!  All the cool kids are going to be wearing Ecto Goggles! Available: 8/15/13 at MattyCollector.com for $110. Slimer can run but he cannot hide… not when your spectral stalking supplies include our Ecto Goggles! Inspired by the iconic Ghostbusters film series and developed with Sony Entertainment, the “one size fits most humans”…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 10, 2013
There’s something strange (and awesome) in your neighborhood! It’s another huge New Toy Day for Diamond Select Toys, with seven separate products winging their way to comic shops and specialty stores! Whether you prefer Klingons or Carbonite, fairy tales or Strange Tales, or have strong feelings either way on Jell-O, there’s something waiting for you…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2013
 Mattel posted the following information this past week about their Hot Wheels Elite Cult Classics line: Toy Fans,Want to own top Hollywood rides? The Cult Classics Collection from Hot Wheels Elite features the most iconic vehicles from the world of entertainment! From a car that travels through time, to one that catches criminals, to one…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 12, 2013
Once again we are proud to bring you the full video of Mattel’s Toy Fair 2013 Collector’s Press Event press conference hosted by Scott Toy Guru Neitlich.  In this video Scott discusses all of Mattel and MattyCollector’s reveals and new offerings from their popular Masters of the Universe Classics, DC Signature Collection, DC Unlimited, and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 6, 2013
Concord, CA –Factory Entertainment, Inc. will be unveiling additions to it highly successful range of Shakems™ Premium Motion Statues at Toy Fair 2013. Factory Entertainment launched its proprietary Shakems™ line in 2012, with a straightforward premise– take the fun and movement of a traditional bobblehead , add the accuracy and detail of a polystone statue,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 18, 2012
Happy One Year! With the recording of this episode we are officially at the one year mark with 52 weekly episodes. It’s pretty amazing that we’ve been able to keep up that schedule with the years that we have both had in 2012, but it just goes to show the power of Geek and that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 14, 2012
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.  There will not be a posting of answers on January 1st as Mattel…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 14, 2012
The light-up Ghostbusters statue line continues with the famous Ghostbusters firehouse! Lit from within like someone just shut down the containment grid, this 7-inch mini-statue is the perfect accessory for any Ghostbusters fan’s desk, and has been deemed safe for indoor use by the Evironmental Protection Agency. Faithfully re-creating the iconic landmark, it stands atop…

 

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