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by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2016
Friday, 2:00pm - 8" of snow MOTU Classics, New Adventures, Giants, Minis… we love ‘em all. But when we saw how awesome the six new Filmation-style figures turned out, we felt like kids on Christmas morning! These new figures took us right back to where it started for many of us… the animated ‘80s series! There’s He-Man® posing with the Power Sword,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2016
hasbro Hasbro announced this week that profit and revenue are up this year because of sales of Star Wars products.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2016
DCSHG1 Global Master Toy Licensee, Mattel, Among Other Key Partners, Debut Brand-New Merchandise Collection for Girls Available Exclusively at Target  All-New Television Special to Debut on Turner’s BOOMERANG Timed to Retail Launch in March BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)-– Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) and DC Entertainment (DCE), in partnership with Mattel, announced an exclusive partnership with Target Corporation…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 1, 2016
MOTUC20HemanPackFt Today MattyCollector.com updated the site with the February sale information and with it the first of the 2016 Masters of the Universe 2.0 figures based on the Filmation animation.   The first figure is He-Man and the new images they posted also reveal the new packaging for this line: Box Front: Box Back: His story…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 1, 2016
TCThirdEarthBannerEnd1 The final figure in the MattyCollector.com Thundercats Club Third Earth subscription was revealed today in an email sent out this morning by Matty.  We finally get our first look at the finished sculpt on the subscription exclusive Mumm-Ra figure.   Matty hasn’t updated the subscription page with the image as of this writing or posted…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 31, 2016
PlayFair2016Logo Experiences from LEGO, Nickelodeon, Hasbro, Mattel, Cartoon Network, Toys”R”Us®, and More February 13-14, 2016   NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Play Fair, presented by LEGO and Nickelodeon, is a celebration of play and entertainment for all ages, debuting at New York City’s Javits Center on February 13-14, 2016, and tickets for the highly-anticipated event…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 31, 2016
BarbieDollEvolves1 Imagination comes in all shapes and sizes. That’s why the world of Barbie is evolving. See the inspiration behind the new dolls and meet the team that made it possible. Learn more at Barbie.com. ‪

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 29, 2016
CarsDinoHeliLogo Disney-Pixar’s Cars 3 Is Scheduled to Hit Theatres June 16, 2017 EL SEGUNDO, Calif. and GLENDALE, Calif., –– Global toy leader Mattel (NASDAQ: MAT) today announced a renewed relationship with Disney Consumer Products for the Cars franchise, and the upcoming Disney*Pixar film Cars 3.  The agreement gives Mattel continued worldwide rights to manufacture, market and distribute toys and products based on the award-winning Cars franchise…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 27, 2016
ScreenHunter_202 Jan. 27 01.36 It’s very common for toy companies to hire New York actors to be product presenters every year at Toy Fair.   This week some footage surfaced of Vin Diesel “before he was famous” working as a product demonstrator for Mattel and their Street Sharks figure line back at the 1994 Toy Fair. So sit back…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 26, 2016
MattyThundercatsLionO1 Earlier today Mattel revealed images of three more of the action figures in their upcoming Thundercats Club Third Earth subscription action figure line.  We have already seen the image of Lion-O, but today they added our first look at Panthro, Pumyra and Jackelman.  That only leaved the Club Exclusive Mumm-Ra to be revealed.   The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 24, 2016
ThirdEarthLogo Over the weekend MattyCollector.com updated their Facebook page with the news of a price drop/correction to their Thundercats subscription that is currently open:   Hey everyone, We wanted to give you an update about the new ThunderCats subscription. We’ve discovered there was an error in the intended pricing, and we’ve corrected it now. If you…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 21, 2016
PEZ - BvS 3 pack Hi Res The Highly Anticipated Film from Zack Snyder Hits Theatres March 25     Burbank, CA – January 21, 2016 – As two legendary DC Comics Super Heroes come face-to-face on the big screen for the first time, Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) has teamed up with a powerhouse slate of global licensees for a broad, multi-category licensing and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 15, 2016
They didn’t have cat videos in 1985, but they had something even better… ThunderCats™! The fierce felines of Thundera traveled through space to find a new home and they’ve landed right here in Club Third Earth! Laser cats? We prefer ThunderCats! The brave Lion-O arrives in 2016 with a few friends and foes, and we’ve…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 10, 2016
JasonLangston1 The news of a death in the family never comes easy.   Some of you may not know the name Jason Langston, but if you are a toy collector or a reader of Action Figure Insider then you do know his work.  Jason does packaging design work for Mattel.  Over the years he has worked on…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 8, 2016
MattelNewGhostbustersReveal1 Tonight, on Twitter, director Paul Feig posted and revealed an image of the action figure prototypes from Mattel of the new Ghostbusters cast from the upcoming feature film.   Our Mattel 6″ prototypes. #TheresGhostbusters   The film is set to be released this summer.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 21, 2015
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.  The tent is set up in a parking lot around the corner from their main building, close to their other retail store.   The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 14, 2015
MOTUC200xPravhusLoose As 2015 draws to a close so to are we coming to the end of the Master of the Universe Classics “Club 200x” Sub-line.  The MattelCollector.com December 2015 monthly figure is the evil Prahvus, Evil Master of Doom. Even though Prahvus uses the standard buck body and many familiar parts, it’s the new parts and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 8, 2015
This week MattyCollector.com updated their news page to let fans know what would be coming for their monthly sale for December:   December brings freezing temps but we assert the right to bare arms! Oh wait, make that the right to bear arms, as in two weapons packs and a place to store ‘em. Plus…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 27, 2015
ChildrensHospitalLogo (WASHINGTON, DC) –– In an effort to bring more joy and play to thousands of hospitalized children and their families this holiday season, Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT), its subsidiary American Girl, along with Seventh Avenue and Swiss Colony of Colony Brands, Inc. are donating over $3.5 million in toys, dolls and holiday-themed gifts to children’s hospital…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 9, 2015
MIDDLETON, Wis., Nov. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — In an effort to bring more joy and friendship to thousands of girls and their families in need this holiday season, American Girl, a premium brand for girls and subsidiary of Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT), is launching several new charitable programs as part of its “Together We Make the…

 

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