Tag: Masters of the Universe Classics

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 27, 2012
Today, amidst all of the Cyber-Monday deals and annoucements, Mattel took the time to show of a carded sample of MOTUC Jitsu and his bio:   Okay, so photo has been way backed up and we’ve been promised Granamyr in package in a day or so. For now, hot off the press (as in we…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 26, 2012
Mattel Reached out to us today to help get get the word out about some answers that Scott has been giving this morning about MattyCollector’s Cyber-Monday sale: Hey gang, I clarified a little over on Matty.com’s forums but to reitterate some hot issues: 1: Due to an error, for a very limited time the CM…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 19, 2012
For those of us waiting on Mattel’s Black Friday sale announcement… turns out we were thinking too small.  The sale will start Wednesday Nov 21st at 9:00am PST. Toy Fans, Black Friday is great, but why stop at just one day? This year we’re starting our Black Friday sale a little bit early and we’re…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 15, 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. Here is our latest round of questions and their answers: Q1.  What is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 13, 2012
Nice going MOTUC fans!   He-man is coming home: MOTUC Fans, You did it! In a last minute rush, you fans rallied the troops and saved Castle Grayskull®. Not only were enough pre-orders placed to hit the minimum production goal needed to go into production, you went all He-Man® vs. Skeletor® on it and CRUSHED it!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 12, 2012
You’re going to have to pre-order one from MattyCollector.com to find out the exact answer to that question, but here’s a little sneak peek… Earlier today Toy Guru sent over this awesome updated picture showing just a small fraction of the display and play possibilities for this iconic playset. Today is the cut off to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 12, 2012
This is it – Day 0 We are in the final hours of the Castle Grayskull pre-order.  The meter has been updated with the sales from the weekend and we are still not quite there.   There’s no conspiracy from Mattel, no “it’s already sculpted”,  no “It’s going to go through anyway” and no “I’ll bet…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 11, 2012
The rest of today, and tomorrow.  That’s IT!   We are in the home stretch.  We only have a little over 36 hours away form the close of pre-orders for Mattel’s Masters of the Universe Classics Castle Grayskull.  Mattel has to hit the goal by midnight on Monday Nov. 12th in order for the set…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 10, 2012
This is it.  Do or die.  Last call.   We are in the home stretch.  We only have a little over 48 hours away form the close of pre-orders for Mattel’s Masters of the Universe Classics Castle Grayskull.  They have to hit the goal by midnight on Monday Nov 12th in order for the set…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 9, 2012
The long-awaited, fan-demanded Granamyr The Wise of the Eternian Dragons of Darksmoke is about to land at MattyCollector.com! Coming 12/15, check out this video demo by our own Scott Neitlich (aka Toy Guru)  

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 9, 2012
There are only 3 days left to pre-order the MOTUC  Castle Grayskull.   Today on the countdown the Four Horsemen speak out about this epic playset they are chomping at the bit to sculpt for fans: PLEASE HELP BUILD CASTLE GRAYSKULL!! One of the main things we’ve dreamed of doing since we very first pitched the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 8, 2012
Earlier this week Toy Guru wrote the following message on the MattyCollector.com message boards to help rally fans to get their MOTUC Castle Grayskull orders in before the deadline of Nov 13th.   If the orders placed by the end of the day on the 13th meet the minimum needed to move forward with the playset…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 7, 2012
Only 5 days left to order a MOTUC Castle Grayskull.   Pixel Dan and MOTUC Create-A- Character contest winner Daniel Benedict  show you just why your old Castle Grayskull just won’t cut it!   You can preorder your MOTUC Castle Grayskull here.

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 6, 2012
Mattel is sweetening the pot a bit for those that pre-order their MOTUC Castle Grayskull in this final week… MOTU Fans, As if the fact it’s Castle Grayskull® isn’t enough, we’re sweetening the offer with a deal even Skeletor® couldn’t resist… if we meet the 11/12/12 minimum production goal date and production moves forward, every…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 6, 2012

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 30, 2012
Mattel just posted the update on the MattyCollector.com Facebook page – Castle Grayskull has officially reached the half-way mark on the pre-order meter: Castle Grayskull Thermometer Update: We’re officially over half way there. We’ve still got until November 12th – we can do this! You can get in on the pre-order here at MattyCollector.com.

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 29, 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. Mattel took a short break from ‘Ask Matty’ the week of October 15th…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 26, 2012
Mattel has posted the line-up of available products for their November 2012 MattyCollector,com sale: Toy Fans,Last summer, we held a contest where fans submitted their concepts for a new MOTUC character. Daniel Benedict’s Castle Grayskullman™ blew everyone away and we’re stoked to finally see it come to life on Thursday, November 15th as the final…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 23, 2012
You can tell by the title of this episode that we are making some bold statements. Right or wrong we are not afraid to take a stand on the tough issues. Take THAT culture snobs! Geeks rule! It looks like all is well in the universe once again between Jason and myself and there are…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 22, 2012
Mattel posted the following video demonstrating the scale of the proposed MOTUC Castle Grayskull as well as updating fans on the actual shipping costs.   CASTLE GRAYSKULL SHIPPING UDPATE: On Monday 10/16 at around 1pm we confirmed with our Design team that the best estimate of the shipping weight for Castle Grayskull is 20 lbs….

 

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