Tag: Mattel

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2010
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by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: July 22th, 2010 Wave/Assortment:  SDCC 2010 Exclusive Packaging:  Poly-bagged Accessories: None… they are the accessory Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Notes: Only available at SDCC 2010.  They are a free gift with the purchase of the Infinite Heroes Starro SDCC exclusive boxed set. THE PACKAGE   THE FIGURE(s)…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 12, 2010
The 2010 Canadian 80s Toy Expo will be July 18th, 2010 at the Doubletree International Plaza Hotel Toronto Airport, 655 Dixon Road, Toronto, Ontario. The show features dealers selling Star Wars (new and vintage), GIJoe (vintage and modern), Transformers (vintage and Japanese imports), Super Heroes (Marvel, DC etc), Wrestling, Masters of the Universe Classics and…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
July 12, 2010
SDCC is only about 10 days away.  I find myself day dreaming about what could be.  If you’ve read some of my other blogs you know that I see DC Direct’s 6 inch of DC characters and Mattel’s 6 inch DC Universe classics as competing for my money but complementing each other on my shelves….

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 11, 2010
Over the weekend Mattel updated their Facebook page with images of the Retro-Action "The Real Ghostbusters" Peter figure in both his regular and variant versions:   Retro Action is coming to the Ghostbusters with this “Citizen Ghost” Peter figure from the animated series “The Real Ghostbusters”! Peter talks with 3 phrases right from the show….

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 10, 2010
Mattel put together this video showing off the features of their 2010 SDCC DC Infinite Heroes Starro  packaging:    

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 8, 2010
Mattel posted this flier tonight to their Facebook page-   Fans attending the 2010 SDCC "Mattypalooza" panel will decide what color She-Ra’s steed Swiftwind will be released.    

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 8, 2010
This  was posted earlier today on Mattel’s official Hot Wheels Facebook page: Mark your calendar. The Batmobile from “Batman: The Brave and the Bold” hits stores later this month.      

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 2, 2010
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.  From the time that a superstar debuts on WWE television, what would be the absolute soonest that Mattel would be able to produce a figure of him, assuming no new parts (besides…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 1, 2010
Today on their Facebook page Mattel announced the line up for the August 16th  MattyCollector.com page:   Think once the madness of Comic-Con has passed, it’ll be time to kick back, relax, and enjoy your new toys? Think again, because our August sale features four hot figures guaranteed to get you off your couch and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 28, 2010
"Shine On Now" Initiative Encourages Girls to Join Together to Help Change the World MIDDLETON, Wis., Jun 28, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) — To foster a spirit of goodwill and help make the world a brighter place, American Girl is introducing Shine On Now–a new charitable initiative that harnesses the collective power of girls to help…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 25, 2010
Fisher-Price(R) Imaginext(R) BIGFOOT The Monster Spotted Near Niagara Falls! EAST AURORA, N.Y., June 24, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ — This just in… BIGFOOT was recently spotted in North Carolina and is now thought to be headed toward the headquarters of Fisher-Price, Inc. (a subsidiary of Mattel, Inc. Nasdaq: MAT) in East Aurora, N.Y….

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 21, 2010
Mattel is really rolling out the new images this month on their Facebook page.   Today we get to see carded samples of the second series of Mattel DC COMICS Retro-Action figures.   These figures are exclusive to Toys R Us and On-line retailers.  This new wave should be available in July.      …

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 18, 2010
Posted today one the MattyCollector.com Facebook page: Hey He-Fans! So one of the big things we wanted to do for the MOTUC line is to introduce figures that never quite made it into the vintage line. Much like He-Ro, Gygor the gorilla made it as a prototype into the vintage line but no toy has…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 15, 2010
 Another MattyCollector sale day has come and gone.  Three of the six items on sale today sold out on the first day and two more are "almost gone."   Keldor and She-Ra sold out as expected, and Lobo disappeared quicker than most anticipated.  How did you do on what you were looking to pick up today?…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 14, 2010
Over on their Facebook page today Mattel posted pictures of the carded sample of MOTUC Whiplash.  Whiplash will go on sale Aug 15th on Mattycollector.com!            

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 14, 2010
Over the weekend there was some Mattel news and reveals coming from WizardWorld Philly, including a new Masters of the Universe Figure revealed!   MOTU Fans, Friday night was a big one for MOTU. First, the brand was inducted into the ToyFare Hall of Fame during Wizard World Philadelphia (an incredible honor) and our own…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 13, 2010
CLASSIC MEDIA TO REPRESENT VOLTRON WORLDWIDE NEW TV SERIES VOLTRON FORCE TO DEBUT ON NICKTOONS IN 2011 AND MATTEL® SIGNED AS MASTER TOY LICENSEE NEW YORK, NY (June 07, 2010)—World Events Productions (WEP), a leader in animated television production, and Classic Media, a global media company with a portfolio of some of the world’s top…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
June 10, 2010
DC Direct made a handful of figures for the animated movie Superman:Doomsday.  At one point, we heard that Warner DC Animated movies after that would only come from Mattel.  Mattel tried its hand at this with Superman/Batman:Public Enemies.  Mattel decided to do these in an animated style in the 6 inch (DC Universe Classics) scale…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 7, 2010
WWE® SUPERSTARS KOFI KINGSTON® AND MVP® STEP INTO THE RING AT TOYS“R”US TIMES SQUARE TO CELEBRATE NEW LINE OF WWE MERCHANDISE Superstars to Autograph Action Figures in Their Likeness for First 400 Fans to Purchase Mattel® WWE® Product*     WHO:              WWE® SmackDown® Superstars Kofi Kingston® and MVP® WHAT:            To introduce fans and collectors…

 

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