Tag: Mattel

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 26, 2010
    Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date:  August 2010 Wave/Assortment:  Walmart Exclusive 5-pack Packaging: 5-pack boxed set Accessories: 5 lanterns Collect and Connect: none Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Notes:  New Head, over chest piece, new boots, new gloves.  THE PACKAGING    

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 26, 2010
    Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date:  August 2010 Wave/Assortment:  Walmart Exclusive 5-pack Packaging: 5-pack boxed set Accessories: 5 lanterns Collect and Connect: none Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Notes:    THE PACKAGING    

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 26, 2010
    Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date:  August 2010 Wave/Assortment:  Walmart Exclusive 5-pack Packaging: 5-pack boxed set Accessories: 5 lanterns Collect and Connect: none Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Notes:  4th version of Hal in DCUC.   This version has the gray temples on his hair.  THE PACKAGING    

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 25, 2010
Mattel posted an update over on MattyCollector.com to help all of us keep track of what will be on sale through the end of the year.  They also announce the upcoming Cyber Monday sale.   Toy Fans, The whirlwind of insanity that is SDCC is over, and we’re finally settled down and getting back to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 24, 2010
Mattel has been doing a lot more store exclusives in their WWE line.   I learned about a lot of them last week at their Summer Slam press event and they mentioned they thought they could do a better job on getting the word out about that sort of thing.  It looks like they are starting…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 23, 2010
    Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date:  August 2010 Wave/Assortment:  Walmart Exclusive 5-pack Packaging: 5-pack boxed set Accessories: 5 lanterns Collect and Connect: none Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Notes:  New Head, over chest piece, new boots, new gloves.  THE PACKAGING    

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
August 19, 2010
I made a toy run on my way home this evening.  I do not go very often any more.  Never seems to be anything out there.  And I always have a ton to do these days (teaching my son to drive for one).  There at Target was a bunch of JLU 3 packs.  NBC used […]

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
August 19, 2010
I made a toy run on my way home this evening.  I do not go very often any more.  Never seems to be anything out there.  And I always have a ton to do these days (teaching my son to drive for one).  There at Target was a bunch of JLU 3 packs.  NBC used…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 18, 2010
 Fans of Mattel’s WWE line should pay close attention to this announcement posted this week on MattyCollector.com: WWE® Fans, Summer’s just about over, but on Saturday, August 28th at 11 a.m., we’ve got something guaranteed to get you out of the pool and into your favorite Kmart… it’s the first-ever Special Delivery: Hall of Fame…

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
August 17, 2010
SDCC has come and gone, and the Mattel crew has revealed some great new DC Universe Classics figures. Now it’s time for the fans to let Mattel know who we want to see from DC’s Golden Age of Superheroes, which means it’s time for the 2010 AFI DCUC Fan Bracket!  To recap, the DCUC Fan…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 16, 2010
Now that the dust has settled from another day of MattyCollector.com sales have settled, Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums.        Q1. A Lot of fans are still wondering what are you plans for the "naked" Cheetah from DCUC…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 16, 2010
We have a 2-fer today in the AFi archives.   Both are items on sale tomorrow on MattyCollector.com First we have the MOTUC Whiplash figure.  Whiplash, aka Torrant Krazut, is a bit different from most of the previous MOTUC offerings in that he has a lot of new, custom parts.   This isn’t just a matter of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 13, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: August 16th, 2010 Wave/Assortment:  MattyCollector.com Figure Exclusive Packaging: Single boxed Accessories: Spear Double Sided Blade Vintage and Modern heads Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Notes: When Old Bones needs to lay down the law on his underlings, he calls upon the ultimate enforcer: Whiplash™, Evil Tail-thrashing Warrior™! Sculpted by…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 12, 2010
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by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: August 16th, 2010 Wave/Assortment:  MattyCollector.com Figure Exclusive Packaging: Single boxed Accessories: Lab Scanner Subway Ghost with Stand Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Notes: Dressed as he appears in the classic television commercial shown in the first Ghostbusters™ film, Ray Stantz™ is “ready to believe you!” Armed with the ghost…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 4, 2010
Toy Company Moves Up List to Rank 5th Among Large Employers EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug 04, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Mattel, Inc., (NASDAQ:MAT) the world’s largest toymaker, today announced it has been named as one of 2010’s "Best Places to Work in Los Angeles," ranking 5th among large-sized companies. The complete list will appear in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 4, 2010
Mattel posted the following club subscription extension news on their site today:   Toy Fans, You guys asked and we say YES! The Club Eternia™ and Club Ecto-1 subscription sale has been extended for one more week. They’re available until 8/11 at 4 p.m. PT/1 p.m. ET, so if you haven’t got yours yet, now’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 28, 2010
How Club Eternia™ Works Purchase a membership to Club Eternia™ for $20 and you’re guaranteed to receive all of the monthly Masters of the Universe® Classics figures released during the year. You’ll also receive a club-exclusive Preternia Disguise He-Man™ and an all-new bonus map poster of Etheria! Starting with Bow™ in January 2011, you are…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 27, 2010
As part of our continuing Comic Con coverage, AFi’s own "Godfather of Comic Con" Mr. Mike "SDComics" Walker put together this great interview for us with the Mattel team on Preview Night of SDCC 2010.  Take it away Mike!   Scott Neitlich, known as Toy Guru to fans online, is the brand manager for DC…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 26, 2010
Here’s a video an AFi reader sent me a link to –  It’s from the Adult Swim SDCC 2010 panel, and has the guys from Robot Chicken talking about their toys from Mattel and Jazwares.  

 

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