Tag: Mattel

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 25, 2016
Yesterday Mattycollector reveled to fans the new packaging for the Lion-O figure in their upcoming Thundercats Club Third Earth action figure line.  This slick new package was designed by Mattel package designer Jason Langston.   Feast your eyes on this first ever look at our 2016 Thundercats subscription Lion-O packaging! Not a subscriber and like…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 17, 2016
Mystery Mini: Barbie Our Barbie Mystery Minis set pays homage to her many styles! Each box contains an iconic outfit from different decades and professions! Which Barbie will you get?!   Coming in June!

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2016
Hindus are urging Rome and Paris museums not to display iconic Barbie doll as goddess Kali in their Barbie exhibitions, calling it highly inappropriate.   “Barbie The Icon” exhibition at Museo delle Culture in Milan, which reportedly carried an Argentinean artists’ created Barbie portrayed as goddess Kali with a dagger and plate carrying a severed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 13, 2016
Friday on the official MattyCollector Facebook page Mattel announced a new Masters of the Universe give away that will run every Friday in March:   He-Man fans & Matty Collectors! We’ve heard you, and we want to give you one (okay, 5) last chances to get our most powerful figure in the universe! Every Friday…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 9, 2016
Today on the Matty Message boards Mattel updated fans on the March sale and shipping:   Matty Collector’s March sale will soon be open, and you won’t want to miss it! Keep your eyes open for our Masters of the Universe Goat Man, Peekablue, Point Dread & Talon Fighter, and our main figure, Vultak, which…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 7, 2016
SUPER HERO HIGH PREMIERES SATURDAY, MARCH 19 ON BOOMERANG   THE ALL-NEW ANIMATED SPECIAL IS FROM WARNER BROS. CONSUMER PRODUCTS, DC ENTERTAINMENT, WARNER BROS. ANIMATION AND MATTEL   Tune into Boomerang on Saturday, March 19 at 10 a.m. for an action-packed hour with Super Hero High, a special featuring the stellar lineup of female Super Heroes from DC Super Hero Girls, the new comic universe from Warner Bros. Consumer Products,…

 

by Jim Abell
February 29, 2016
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by Daniel Pickett
February 25, 2016
The Mattel/MattyCollector.com 2016 ThunderCats action figure line subscription period ends tomorrow 2/26. Don’t miss out, get yours today! Feel the magic, hear the roar, ThunderCats™ are loose! All the way from Thundera to Third Earth … and now to you with this subscription for 2016. Get all four new figures plus the sub-exclusive only until…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2016
Four new products are coming from the gang at Gentle Giant at the end of 2016 from across the spectrum of their licenses.   We see some great new stuff in their Jumbo universe including a new Secret Wars figure and the return of their Star Wars Jumbos! PRODUCT: ROTJ Luke Skywalker Jumbo Figure   Inspired by the Kenner…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 19, 2016
Funko Introduces Rock Candy! Funko’s newest line features 5-inch vinyl figures of the most powerful women around! Each Rock Candy figure comes on its own removable base! Rock Candy received an overwhelming amount of praise during New York Toy Fair  and will launch with DC heroines and villains, as well as a partnership with Barbie®! Rock…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2016
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 announced this week that profit and revenue are up this year because of sales of Star Wars products.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2016
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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…

 

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