Tag: Mattel


by Daniel Pickett
March 25, 2011
T7782_C_11_085.jpg Fans got to see some of the figures from Mattel’s Movie Masters line based on the upcoming Green Lantern movie from Warner Brothers.  Now, Mattel has started posting some more pictures and news about the line on the MattyCollector.com Facebook page.   Green Lantern Fans, here’s your first official look at two of the Green…


by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2011
We already showed you the Angel Man/Killer Frost/Firestorm 3-pack and the Goldface/Evilstar/Kyle Rayner 3-pack.  Now it’s time to show you the last of the convention exclusive JLU 3-packs – The Heatwave/Mirror Master/Flash 3-pack.  These 3-packs will be available for the first time this weekend at the C2E2 convention as part of Mattel’s Collector Appreciation Tour….


by Daniel Pickett
March 17, 2011
Just a reminder to all of you California based collectors:  The deadline for the next set of Mattycollector.com’s Collector Appreciation Tour contests, is tomorrow night at 11:59 PM PT.  All residents of the state of California are eligible.  There are two contests running right now: Best Local Collection and City Celebration.  You could win $500 worth of Mattel…


by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2011
This is AFi’s first post-Toy Fair Q&A.  ToyGuru did an amazing job answering fans’ questions at the Mattel collector press event at Toy Fair last month, but there are always a few lingering questions.  That’s where you come in! Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi…


by Daniel Pickett
March 11, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: April 2011 Wave/Assortment: Mattel’s Collector Appreciation Tour 2011Exclusive 3-pack assortment Packaging: 3-pack Accessories: None Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team Notes:A Heatwaves’ weapon is molded into his hand.  It is not removable. This set will be available at 2011 C2E2, Wondercon, Dragon*Con and NYCC for $20 a set. THE…


by Daniel Pickett
March 9, 2011
DSC_1322.jpg  Today Mattel announced the full line up for their April 2011 MattyCollector.com sale: Toy Fans, I thought our March sale was packed… until I saw the list for our April sale! Be here on Friday, April 15th at 9 a.m. and you’ll find products from four of your favorite lines, including the all-new Lex Luthor…


by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
March 9, 2011
Now that Toy Fair has passed, the AFi team was able to finally review all of the entries for the FB Foto Contest. After careful consideration, we determined it was too difficult to only choose one winner from all of the amazing entries – so below are the not one, not two, but THREE winners…


by Daniel Pickett
March 4, 2011
201103_Man-E.jpg The votes are in and the deco for the Masters of the Universe Classics Man-E-Faces has been chosen.   What did fans pick?  Read below and find out!   Toy Fans, Recently, we ran a poll on the color of the upcoming Man-E-Faces® figure. What had happened was that The Four Horsemen wanted to do Man-E-Faces®…


by Daniel Pickett
March 3, 2011
The gang over at EntertainmentEarth.com posted this new images of the first waves of Mattel’s Young Justice line as part of their pre-orders for the fist waves.  Entertainment Earth is reporting these will be available in June 2011, however at Toy Fair Mattel said the first figure would be available at Comic Con and the…


by Daniel Pickett
March 2, 2011
We posted the announcement last week about the Mattel Collector Appreciation Tour going on this year and the contests they will be holding, but we want to be sure that fans know that the deadline is rapidly approaching, so now is the time to submit your entries! The contests are open to those who are…


by Daniel Pickett
February 25, 2011
Earlier in the week we gave you your first look at first of three Mattel "Collector Appreciation Tour" Justice League Unlimited exclusive 3-packs. Now it’s time to move on to the 2nd Con exclusive 3-pack. This one contains Angle Man, Killer Frost and Firestorm.   This is the fist ever JLU figures of Angle Man…


by Daniel Pickett
February 24, 2011
Sure we’ve been running this fan bracket since last year!  But you can’t rush perfection! Actually ‘real life’ has been rearing it’s ugly head for most of the staff lately so our DCUC Fan Bracket has stretched out a lot longer than we expected.  But, never fear,  it’s back on track now and we are…