Tag: Mattycollector.com

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 1, 2011
Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  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.  We have already submitted our questions for the June 15th round, but you can submit your…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 23, 2011
Today Mattel gave Ghostbusters fans and members of their Ecto-1 subscription club and update on the schedule on the remainder of the the Ghostbusters releases for the rest of the year. Ghostbusters™ Fans, Thanks to you, loyal Ghostbusters fans, it’s been the line’s best year yet and it ain’t over yet! I’ve got great things…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 20, 2011
We are catching up today with our Green Lantern movie coverage with a batch from Mattel’s Movie Masters line.    Several of these have been live in the AFi archives for a few weeks, I just hadn’t posted about them on the front page yet. Today we will look at part of Wave 1 –…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 19, 2011
A few weeks back on Free Comic Book Day Mattel put all of their 2011 Comic Con exclusives on display at ‘The Comic Bug‘ comic book shop in Manhattan Beach, Ca.  That shop is my local comic book shop, so that Wednesday when I stopped by to pick up my books I shot some video…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 17, 2011
Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  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.  We have already submitted our questions for the June 1st round, but you can submit your…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2011
Mattel’s next sale will be Monday May 16th and one of the figures available is the jealous beauty – Catra, the next figure in Mattel’s Masters of the Universe Classics line. Catra comes from She-ra’s "Princess of Power" universe and is part of Horak’s evil Horde.  That old sliver spider(?) looking chest logo that the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: May 16th, 2011 Wave/Assortment:  Club Eternia® Figure of the Month, May 2011 Packaging: Single boxed Accessories:  interchangeable vintage and modern mask shield sword whip Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Notes: They say a cat has nine lives, and that’s a good thing because this one is forever in danger!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 10, 2011
Bittersweet.   That’s the best word I can think of to describe getting S.T.R.I.P.E., who is, as of right now, scheduled to be the last of the over-sized figures in Mattel’s Justice League Unlimited line.  Many fans, myself included, never expected to see this figure since he would require 100% new tooling to be done correct….

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 9, 2011
This week Mattel put their newly announced San Diego Comic Con 2011 exclusives on display at ‘The Comic Bug‘ comic book shop in Manhattan Beach, Ca.  That shop is my local comic book shop, so Wednesday when I stopped by to pick up my books I shot some video and took a bunch of pictures….

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2011
Video Of Mattel’s SDCC Exclusives on Display for Free Comic Book Day This week Mattel put their newly announced San Diego Comic Con 2011 exclusives on display at ‘The Comic Bug‘ comic book shop in Manhattan Beach, Ca.  That shop is my local comic book shop, so Wednesday when I stopped by to pick up my books I shot some video and took a bunch of pictures….

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: July 15th, 2011 Wave/Assortment: MattyCollector.com exclusive Packaging: single carded (oversized) Accessories: swappable human head and helmet head. Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team Notes: This is the last oversized figure planned  in the JLU line.  This figure uses the same head swap peg as the JLU Green Lantern 3-pack…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2011
ToyGuru took to the interwebs once again to answer some fan questions about Comic Con, the recently announced exclusives and a MOTUC 30th Anniversary teaser.   This is what he posted today over on the MattyCollector.com message boards. With so much going on in term of announcements and movie toys I wanted to try and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2011
It’s Green Lantern week!   Sunday May 1st is the release date for Mattel’s Green Lantern movie product.  From what I have seen and what I have read some stores were more ready than others.Target seems to have been the least prepaired.  We’ll have more spotlights on the new GL products this week on AFi….

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 29, 2011
Mattel has another full slate of exclusives for Comic Con 2011.  There were several of these revealed today on G4’s ‘Attack of the Show’ but that was only about half the story. We have the full line up here with clear large pictures and full descriptions.   There are a lot of great things in the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2011
Forget that grainy, shaky recorded-off-the-TV-with-a-cell-phone video that was posted today.  G4 and Attack of the Show have posted the segment today with the Mattel 2011 Comic Con reveals on their site for all to see.  Here it is.     Video Games – E3 2011 – AOTS Exclusive We will have more news, pictures and information…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2011
We’ve been waiting patiently for Mattel to reveal their exclusive figures for Comic Con 2011.  There have been several hints on what we will be getting and a lot of guessing from fans.  (Here’s the thread where the detective board members of AFi try to piece together all of the hints and make their guesses.) …

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 24, 2011
    Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: May16th, 2011 Wave/Assortment:  MattyCollector.com On-line Exclusive Packaging: Single Boxed Accessories: None Scale: 5.5" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In House Team Notes:  "When we say these figures are gonna be big… we mean BIG! Keeping true to scale, the film-accurate Green Man figure stands at an impressive 7"! This amphibious Green Lantern…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 17, 2011
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: April 15th, 2011 (Club Eternia Over-sized Beast) Wave/Assortment:  MattyCollector.com Figure Exclusive Packaging: Single boxed Accessories: Battle Armor/Saddle Battle Helmet Scale: 6" Sculpted By: The Four Horsemen Notes: Unlike the original version and the 200x version, this version is not flocked. Mattel took a poll at their Mattypalooza panel at Comic Con…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 15, 2011
Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  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.  We have already submitted our questions for the May1st round, but you can submit your questions…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 15, 2011
Today over of the Matty Facebook page fans were treated to their first look at a carded sample of the upcoming MOTUC Clawful. Hey MOTU fans! Hope you got your Sy-Klone, Panthor and Weapon Rack today! We don’t yet have a final package of Faceless One (who goes on sale as the sub figure in…

 

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