Tag: Hot Wheels


by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 2015
G1988SMattelShow1 THIS FRIDAY NIGHT! MATTEL x G1988 an art tribute to 70 years of toys curated by Dave PerilloG1988 (West) 7-10 PM JOIN US THIS FRIDAY NIGHT at G1988 (West), from 7-10 PM, as we team up with Mattel and celebrate their history as one of the greatest toymakers of all-time. The exhibit, curated by artist Dave Perillo,…


by Daniel Pickett
May 31, 2015
MattySDCC15EXSWBox1 Reader Jason tipped us off to the next SDCC 2015 exclusive from MattyCollector.com that will be on sale Monday for folks with early access:   This product will be available for pre-order at MattyCollector.com on June 1, 2015, to be picked up at San Diego Comic-Con. It will also be available for purchase at the…


by Daniel Pickett
April 17, 2015
Mattel-logo Companies to collaborate connecting Quirky’s vibrant global inventor community with Mattel’s iconic brands and products ranging from toys and games to baby gear and preschool products EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)— Mattel (NASDAQ: MAT) and Quirky, the company that makes invention accessible, today announced an exclusive partnership to spark invention in toys, play and baby gear….


by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2015
DSC_0888 We weren’t going to hit the last day at Toy Fair 2015, but we found ourselves will a little extra time that Tuesday, so we bundled back up and headed back to the Javits center for a look at a few other booths that I wanted to hit.   Now we have updated our Toy…


by Daniel Pickett
December 23, 2014
mattel2014HolidayCard Poor He-Man.    Despite being an in-house I.P. and making millions for the company over his 30 year history he STILL doesn’t have the pull necessary to be included in Mattel’s 2014 Holiday E-Card that was sent out today.    All the other Mattel greats are there: Hot Wheels? – CHECK! Barbie? – CHECK! Fisher Price?…


by Daniel Pickett
December 11, 2014
BBTSLogo ————– ————– TRANSFORMERS ROBOTS IN DISGUISE 2015 RID Hyper Change Heroes, Legion, One Step Changer, Tiny Titans, Titan Heroes and Warriors series Transformers are now available for pre-order. http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/menu.aspx?menu=3589 TRANSFORMERS GENERATIONS DELUXE COMBINER WARS 2015 SERIES 1 In this deluxe series you will find Decepticon Dragstrip, Alpha Bravo, Firelight and Skydive. A case assortment, set…


by Daniel Pickett
December 3, 2014
MattelTent14pic1 It’s that time of year again! Once a year, at Mattel’s  headquarters in El Segundo, they hold their annual holiday tent sale.  This sale typically runs from Halloween until just before Christmas around the corner from their main building in an adjacent parking lot.   The sale is primarily made up of bulk overstock toy of…


by Daniel Pickett
November 13, 2014
mattell-PGP-studio Officially announced back in October, Mattel’s new Playground Productions has been relatively quiet in the following weeks.   However, today they updated their website to include a new PGP sub page and included this sizzle reel that should give people a better idea of the sorts of projects this new division of Mattel will be tackling.  …


by Daniel Pickett
November 10, 2014
Black-Friday-Made-Easy-Infographic Toys”R”Us Stores Nationwide to Open at 5pm on Thursday, November 27 WAYNE, N.J., Nov. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ –– Toys”R”Us® today announced that its stores nationwide will open at 5pm on Thursday, November 27*, the same time as last year. Stores will remain open through 11pm on Friday, November 28, offering hot doorbusters and deals on…


by Daniel Pickett
November 3, 2014
Batman_10 AN OPTION FOR EVERY BAT-FAN BATMAN: THE COMPLETE SERIES Multiple Physical, Digital Editions Plus Special Offers Available 11-11-14   Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (WBHE) sets a new standard for accommodating Bat-fans from the uber-avid to caped-casual with the upcoming release of Batman: The Complete Television Series on November 11, 2014. The most anticipated home entertainment…


by Daniel Pickett
October 7, 2014
Hot_wheels_logo EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ready, Set Go! Today, Hot Wheels® unveils Nitro Warriors: Dare to Connect, an all-new stop-motion video in partnership with award-winning Vanguard Pictures, exploring the thrilling world of Hot Wheels® bringing tracks and stunts to life like never before! From a roaring stadium packed with car spectators to an endless canyon of orange tracks…


by Daniel Pickett
August 15, 2014
BATMAN ARKHAM CITY 1/6 SCALE ACTION FIGURE – BATMAN The Arkham City Batman figure comes with a newly sculpted body and Batsuit, interchangeable lower faces, alternate hands and other accessories. This figure is priced at $229.99. HOT TOYS TF001 THE TRANSFORMERS 01 – OPTIMUS PRIME (STARSCREAM VERSION) Hot Toys has just announced that they have…