Tag: Mattel

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2010
    Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: May 17, 2010 Wave/Assortment:  MattyCollector.com Figure Exclusive Packaging: Single Carded Accessories: Photon Neutralizer Mutant shield Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Evil knows no bounds, and the first Masters of the Universe® Classics figure from the “New Adventures” story line is a villain from the far-off Tri-Solar System!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2010
AFi SCOOP WEEK Reveal #5   Some of you might have seen some seen some cell phone pictures of the Justice League Unlimited Lobo and his package from Mattel’s C2E2 a couple of weekends ago, but here we have the official Mattel press pictures of Lobo and his packaging.  Now you can read all of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 26, 2010
Mattel has posted a quick update on their Facebook page for fans planning to order DCUC Wave 5 on MattyCollector.com: DCUC Fans, wanted to let you know that due to a logistics issue, the sale of Wave 5 is moving to our June 15th sale.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2010
  BREAKING NEWS This afternoon Eternia got a new princess! AFi would like to congratulate Mattel’s Scott "ToyGuru" Neitlich and his wife on the birth of their baby daughter!   Scott and I had joked last month behind the scenes about the baby coming during our "scoop week," (her due date was to be next…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2010
Mattel has some good news for the Club Eternia subscribers that they posted to the MattyCollector.com news page: Club Eternia™ Subscribers, As we’ve told you, we’re working behind the scenes to do all we can to help our monthly sales go more smoothly. Beginning with our May sale, we’ll be processing subscription orders two business…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2010
  I’m sure in his wildest fantasy character actor William Atherton never believed that he would have an action figure made of him and he only had to wait 25 years to get one, but here it is! Mattel brings us Walter Peck the..um… wrench in the Ghostbusters works.  Peck features a new suited body…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 21, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: May 17th 2010 Wave/Assortment: Year 1 MattyCollector.com  Exclusive Packaging: Single Carded Accessories:  Ghost Containment Unit and trap Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Based on actor William Atherton from the movie Ghostbusters Notes:   Trap is different than the one that comes with Winston.  The top panels do not open…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 16, 2010
Starro_Spores.jpg     Masters of the Universe® Mo-Larr vs Skeletor® Figures ($40) Mo-Larr was featured in the famous (infamous?) episode featured on the DVD release of Robot Chicken Season 2 where he chased down Skeletor® and relieved him of an impacted wisdom tooth, sans numbing agent. Skeletor® features a new head with missing tooth, Havok Staff,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 15, 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. Was there a reason why in the TRU exclusive DCUC vs. MOTU that Superman was exactly the same as the previous release? He was not even given a metallic color treatment to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 14, 2010
We actually worked out quite a lot of the big picture from day 1. Although their are no plans for a graphic novel, from figure 1 we worked out a full timeline of all events based on the 2002 series (including notes on season 3 plots and what could have been season 4 with the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 13, 2010
Scott from Mattel has posted some further details about the 2010 Mattel San Diego Comic Con Exclusives after the first round of exclusives have been revealed: Hey toy fans, Part 1 of what will be a 2-part story on Mattel’s SDCC exclusives just aired on G4’s Attack of the Show. Big thanks to Blair and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 12, 2010
Today on G4’s Attack of the Show, Scott aka Toy Guru revealed the first half of Mattel’s San Diego Comic Con Exclusives.     Masters of the Universe Classics Mo-Larr and Skeletor     Orko and Prince Adam – Dip Orko in hot water and he turns clear.  Dip his magic book in the water…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 9, 2010
AOTS.jpg Now that the segments have been shot Mattel is getting the official word out about when their 2010 Comic Con exclusives will be revealed on G4’s Attack of the Show. They even give out a few hints…. Toy Fans, Okay, everyone, we just got official confirmation that our SDCC product reveals are going to air…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 5, 2010
Our friends over at G4’s Attack of the Show (Remember when AFi was featured?) have sent us the following announcement of EPICNESS: TONIGHT G4 launches a programming “attack” on the entire month of April, super-sizing each episode of “Attack of the Show!” with sexy reveals, special guests, costumes, daily giveaways of the hottest tech gadgets,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 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.      Today is April 2nd so here are the REAL answers to our last round of questions. I also want to say a BIG thank you to AFi contributor Flash! for the Clawdeen photoshop…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2010
This news just in from the Hot Wheels PR team: Check out one of Hot Wheels’ limited edition vehicles for 2011 – Wonder Woman’s Invisible Jet! The Hot Wheels team worked closely with their friends at DC comics to make sure the details were perfect.   Be sure to check out the official Hot Wheels …

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2010
In anticipation this month of ActionFigureInsider.com’s 5th Anniversary (woo-hoo!) we reached out to some of our friends to get some scoops.   Our friends at Mattel were kind enough to grant us one, but because this particular one was going to be revealed before our 5th Anniversary celebration we are going to kick things off…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 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.        Mattel tells us that Toy Guru is currently out of the office but asked Mattel PR to provide answers on his behalf.  We know he is the "Toy Guru" and an expert…

 

by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
March 29, 2010
There has been lots of talk about the peg holes in the Brave and Bold line.  Some of us like them.  Some do not.  In my opinion, the two Metal Men showcase the worst and best use of this feature in the line.     Your typical basic figure comes with one plug in accessory…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 26, 2010
R6258_Optik.jpg Mattel updated their Facebook page this week to remind fans of the dates and products that will be available for their MattyCollector.com April and May sales. Toy Fans, Just a reminder that our next sale is Monday, April 19th. Items we’ve confirmed will be ready to ship include: Wun-Dar™ & Map of Eternia® (Club Eternia™…

 

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