Tag: Mattel


by Daniel Pickett
July 18, 2009
SDCC 09 Coverage on AFi- We’re Ready…Are you?  #1  


by Daniel Pickett
July 17, 2009
This was just posted over on MattyCollector’s Facebook Page: We answered a lot of questions about SDCC in the note thread from yesterday, but to repeat some of the information here: PRICES AND LIMITS: MOTUC He-R0 = $20.00 (version with SDCC stamp available only at the show) DCUC Wonder Twins = 40.00 (Gleek is only…


by Daniel Pickett
July 16, 2009
I’m not sure if these have been announced anywhere yet.  I don’t think I’ve seen them on any SDCC checklists so far, but Mattel has two more licensed property exclusives for SDCC 09.  I don’t have a lot of information on these Hot Wheels exclusives, such as I’m not sure if Mattel’s Hot Wheels group…


by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2009
Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: August 2009 Wave/Assortment: 2009 Wave Packaging: Single Carded Accessories: Mace, pistol, sword, dagger, armor Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Articulation: ball-jointed neck, ball-jointed shoulders, bicep swivel, elbows, wrist swivel, mid torso, waist swivel, ball-jointed hips, mid-thigh swivel, knees, mid-calf/boot swivel, ankles.      LOOSE FIGURE     ARMOR DETAIL…


by Daniel Pickett
July 10, 2009
Breaking news posted over at MattyCollector.com Hey MOTU Fans! Oh man, this is BIG… the design team at Mattel just announced the first book in their "Designed @ Mattel" series and it’s a MOTU art book! The book shows off the fantastic art of the MOTU brand from 1981 through current day. It’s packed with…


by Daniel Pickett
July 9, 2009
Today the official website for Comic Con International posted a list of the 2009 exclusives for the show.  This is NOT a complete list yet, so far it’s only four pages long,  but starts as a good guide to how much money you will need to bring with you to the con and what lines…


by Daniel Pickett
July 8, 2009
The 2009 Mattel / Toyfare Magazine DC Universe Classics Fans’ Choice Vote is now live!  Click the image below to go cast your vote now!  Then head over to to the forums to discuss the voting..  (Thanks to forum member xrmc20 for pointing out that the vote was live!)  


by Daniel Pickett
July 8, 2009
Mattel Reveals Video of SDCC DCUC Wonder Twins Packaging! Posted today: on MattyCollector.com: San Diego Comic-Con is just about here, and man, do I have an early show-stopper toy for you! You already know our DC Universe Classics Wonder Twins figure set includes Zan, Jayna, an eagle, and a water bucket with the face of Zan. Sweet, but that’s not what I’m talking about……


by Daniel Pickett
July 7, 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.     Q1.  Thank you so much for the Giganta C&C figure for Wave 8 of DCU:C! Can we get some more Wonder Woman characters in the line? Cheetah? Circe? Hippolyta? Dr. Psycho?…


by Daniel Pickett
July 6, 2009
Marvelous Team-Up Offers Items Online at Toysrus.com and In-Show at Entertainment Earth Booth #2343 with a Special Appearance by Todd McFarlane   Attention Marvel Zombies, members of the DC Nation, video game fanatics and everyone else descending on San Diego: Starting Wednesday, July 22, Toys“R”Us will turn its attention to Comic-Con International, for the first…


by Daniel Pickett
June 29, 2009
Just posted over on Matty’s Facebook page- Hey DCU fans, Our second shipment of Alex Luthor and Ultraman has just arrived. This Earth 3 DCU two pack will go back on sale this Wednesday July 1st at 12:00 noon! Set your watches now and don’t miss out!  You can find the order page for this…


by Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer
June 27, 2009
  Well, the Walmart Exclsuivse DC Universe Classics wave 10 has finally officially shown up in the Walmart computer system: 27084-72801 – N7179 – DCU MAN-BAT 27084-72802 – N7184 – DCU BATMAN 27084-72807 – N7285 – DCU JOKER 27084-72808 – N7286 – DCU ROBOT MAN 27084-72809 – N7287 – DCU BEAST BOY 27084-72810 – N7289…