Tag: Mattel

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2016
In a very strange turn of events, yesterday Mattel made some sweeping changes to their SDCC exclusives, telling fans they will no longer be available for sale at the con, but instead opting to sell a lot of the items online starting on July 18th.   If you already pre-ordered items to be picked up at…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 3, 2016
The newest wave of Mattel’s 6″ DC Multiverse action figure line has started to show up stores.   This new wave is all figures from the upcoming Suicide Squad movie, and made it’s debut at Toy Fair back in February.  There’s a bit more to this figure line than meets the eye. While Mattel is back…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 30, 2016
This past week a GIANT box arrived at AFi headquarters.   That makes it a perfect time to do an unboxing video.     What would come in a box this large?  Watch and find out!    

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 24, 2016
LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Saban Brands today announced a new slate of global Power Rangers licensing partners. Inspired by the legendary superhero franchise, these partners will create innovative new consumer products across a variety of new and existing categories. New products will launch starting fall 2016, with continuous new releases into spring 2017 at major retailers around…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 22, 2016
NBCUniversal Brand Development Revs Up Global Merchandise Program for Fast & Furious   UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As audiences rev up for the upcoming release of the highly anticipated eighth chapter in the global fan-favorite Fast & Furious movie phenomenon, NBCUniversal Brand Development and its NBCUniversal Consumer Products business unit today announced plans to expand the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 17, 2016
DC Comics™ Multiverse Wonder Woman™ Figure + Invisible Jet – $15 In October of 1941 DC COMICS™ introduced the world to the warrior princess of the Amazons, PRINCESS DIANA OF THEMYSCIRA, aka DIANA PRINCE, more commonly known as WONDER WOMAN™. With a wide range of Super Powers including speed, strength, and agility, she defeats evil…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 14, 2016
  Minecraft Survival Mode Player One – $15 Think you can survive the world of Minecraft?  Well, now with your very own Survival Mode Player One figure, your chances have just increased exponentially.  The Player One figure comes with an Enchanted Pickaxe and works with Minecraft’s other Survival Mode figures (sold separately).  And, you know…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 12, 2016
Today Mattel posted some additional information on the previously announced ThunderCats Comic Con 2016 exclusive 2-pack.  Along with the articulation and accessory details they also posted some concept images of the figures and turnarounds of the packaging.   ThunderCats™ WilyKit & WilyKat™ 2-Pack – $60 Recreate the exciting adventures of the twin ThunderCats™ on Third…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 12, 2016
MattyCollector.com has posted the details of another of their SDCC 2016 action figure exclusives, this time for their upcoming Halo line:   HALO® Spartan Helioskrill – $25 Mattel’s new 6” action figure series brings the world of HALO to life with an iconic line of UNSC Spartans and Covenant forces! This collector’s grade Spartan Helioskrill…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 9, 2016
Today on the MattyCollector.com Facebook page they revealed another surprise Comic Con Exclusive that was not on any previous list.   DC COMICS™ introduced the world to the warrior princess of the Amazons, PRINCESS DIANA OF THEMYSCIRA, aka DIANA PRINCE, more commonly known as WONDER WOMAN™. This looks to be a repainted 3.75″ Infinite Heroes…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 9, 2016
Today Mattel boldly reveals another product available to be ordered in their Voucher Sale and picked up in person at San Diego Comic-Con… Barbie® Star Trek™ 50th Anniversary Doll (Comic-Con Edition) – $50 As Star Trek turns 50, we look back and celebrate one of the most influential television series of all time. Set in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 8, 2016
Mattel unveiled another round of Comic Con Exclusives available for presale on June 17 on Mattycollector.com.  Below is now the FULL list of Mattel SDCC exclusives.   List of NEW Mattel SDCC Exclusive Reveals: DC COMICS™ MULTIVERSE SUICIDE SQUAD™ THE JOKER AND PANDA 2 PACK SRP: $40 Available: Onsite This Comic Con exclusive includes 2…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 7, 2016
WWE® Elite Figure Shockmaster™ Limited Edition – $30 Die-hard WWE® fans will enjoy the ultimate tribute to the legendary Shockmaster™ with this Elite 6-inch figure. This limited edition figure celebrates the iconic debut of The Shockmaster™ at WCW® Clash of the Champions XXIV, and is packaged in a unique way to recreate his epic fall…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 7, 2016
Back in May we posted the story that DC Entertainment president Diane Nelson had announced the Comic Con exclusive Katana Super Hero Girls 12″ doll.  Today on the MattyCollector social feeds they posted an image of the doll (and a link to “more information” that doesn’t work).   Katana was chosen for the SDCC exclusive because…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 1, 2016
Today Mattel posted another image of their SDCC 2016 CARS exclusive on the MattyCollector Facebook page.  There was a link to take you to the MattyCollector.com news page for more information, but that page was never updated with any news of the Hudson Hornet exclusive.   This new image does give you a first look at…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 30, 2016
Mattel let USA Today reveal the set of Ghostbusters mini figures earlier in the week, but now MattyCollector.com has posted more details about the set as well as new pictures of the outer packaging,   Ghostbusters™ Lights & Sounds Multi-Pack – $24.99 Ghostbusters™ is back with an all new, paranormal team and spooky cool ghosts!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 30, 2016
Mattel has started their 2016 San Diego Comic-Con reveals.   They are doing the initial reveals on the MattyCollector.com Facebook page and then revealing further information and images over on the official MattyCollector.com website.  Over the weekend the posted a lot of new images for their newly revealed She-Ra high end doll. He-Man and the Masters…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 26, 2016
Yesterday MattyCollector.com announced they would start revealing their 2016 San Diego Comic Con Exclusives today and would reveal one item each day.   Today they revealed eight items at once originally to USAToday and then later sending out the press release below. What will happen tomorrow?  Will we get one reveal?  More?  Who knows! BARBIE® AMAZON…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2016
Matty just updated their Facebook page with an update on their SDCC exclusive reveals:   Our 2016 SDCC Exclusive Reveal starts tomorrow!! Every day, one exclusive reveal. Which one will be your favourite? As a reminder here are the licenses/lines that will have exclusives this year:

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2016
As many of you know last Wednesday Mattycollector.com and Mattel posted a graphic across their social media platforms with the logos of the different lines and licenses that would be included in their 2016 Comic Con exclusive line-up along with the promise that the exclusives would start to be revealed last Friday.   Friday came…

 

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