Tag: Mattel

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 26, 2009
Mattel’s Masters of the Universe Classics – Mer-Man Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: April 2009 Wave/Assortment:  MattyCollector.com On-Line Exclusive Packaging: Single Carded Accessories: Removable Armor, trident, sword, alternate head Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen             Mer-Man goes on sale at MattyCollector.com on April 15th.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 25, 2009
We’re mid-way through JLU week here on AFI, as we continue to take a closer look at the next wave of Justice League Unlimited figures that should be hitting your local Target stores very soon.  This is a great no-brainer repaint of the original 5-point of articulation John Stewart figure, but this time he’s in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 25, 2009
Mattel’s JLU John Stewart Green Lantern Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: April 2009 Wave/Assortment: Target Exclusives 2009 Wave 1 Packaging: Single Carded Accessories: Morning Star Ring Construct Scale: 4" Articulation: Swivel neck, shoulders and hips. Sculpted By: Mattel’s in House Team Notes:  This is a repaint of the original 5-point of articulation John Stewart figure in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 24, 2009
The first of the Earth 3 Crime Syndicate figures is in this first new wave of Justice League Unlimited figures for 2009.  Super Woman is featured on Day 2 of AFI’s Justice League week showing new Justice League Unlimited figures coming very soon to a Target store near you. You can see all the pictures…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 24, 2009
Mattel’s JLU Earth3 SuperWoman Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: April 2009 Wave/Assortment: Target Exclusives 2009 Wave 1 Packaging: Single Carded Accessories: Laso, Stand Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s in House Team Notes:   Character never appeared on the show in this version.            

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 23, 2009
Looks like there’s a bit of ugliness surrounding Barbie on her 50th Birthday.   According to this article in the Idaho Statemen  a man by the name of Anthony Bulone says he was the actual sculptor of the original Barbie doll and that it’s features are based one those of his late wife.  According to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 23, 2009
We kick off AFI’s JLU week with a fan requested repaint.  At the time of his regular release there was a lot of speculation as to the color choice on Bosster gold and why he was painted copper and black.   But now, at long last we have him in his correct costume colors and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 23, 2009
Mattel’s JLU Booster Gold (II) Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: April 2009 Wave/Assortment: Target Exclusives 2009 Wave 1 Packaging: Single Carded Accessories: Skeets Notes: Repaint Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s in House Team            

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 23, 2009
 

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 19, 2009
Fisher-Price(R) Little People(R) Brand Commemorates 50 Years of Play March 21 with Year-Long CelebrationMore Than 1.5 Billion Little People(R) Figures Inspire World of Discovery, Imagination EAST AURORA, N.Y., Mar 19, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — In 1959, Fisher-Price(R), the largest infant and preschool toy manufacturer and a subsidiary of Mattel, Inc. (NYSE:MAT), introduced the Safety School…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2009
MattyCollector and Facebook have reformatted and restored the official MattyCollector.com Facebook page.   The new format is more like a gan group that you can join instead of the "person" that you be-friend.  They are still  uploading the old pictures, news and information from the old page, but they expect to have most of that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2009
Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru Jr. sent us the answers to our latest round of questions.that AFI readers have posted in our forums.  There are some very interesting hints and reveals in this installment, so read it carefully and let the speculating begin!     Q1) The 6" Ghostbusters, are they intended to be more in-scale…

 

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