Tag: MattyCollector.com

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 20, 2012
Today Mattel announced the line up of the July figures for their monthly sale.  This sale will NOT include the 2012 Comic Con exclusives.   Also this sale is on the 16th of the month as the 15th is a Sunday. Toy Fans, For most people, July means swimming pools and BBQs. For the Matty team,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 15, 2012
AFi’s “Ask Matty” Mattel Q&A Answers for June 15th, 2012 (And a new product video!) Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  The Mattel marketing and PR team, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums. If you have Mattel  questions make sure to post them in the thread for the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 14, 2012
On sale this week, on Friday the 15th is Horde Prime the June figure in the Club Eternia subscription.   Horde Prime is still a figure shrouded in mystery… literally.  Mattel has gone to great lengths to protect the secret of Horde Prime’s face, including gluing the removable helmet down at Toy Fair, not putting a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 10, 2012
This past week on their MattyCollector.com page Mattel announced the official line up for their June 15th sale: Toy Fans, Here’s your reminder for our upcoming sale on Friday, June 15th. Be here at 9 a.m. PT and here’s what we’ll have for you: June 15th Monthly Sale DCU: Atrocitus (included with Club Infinite Earths…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 2, 2012
Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  The Mattel marketing and PR team, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums. If you have Mattel  questions make sure to post them in the thread for the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2012
Last week Mattel posted the following news on how to pre-order their SDCC 2012 exclusives for those attending the con this summer:   Toy Fans,SDCC is right around the corner and, as we’ve done since 2010, we’re going to offer a limited amount of products to be pre-ordered here at MattyCollector.com for pick-up at San…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2012
Video Preview: SDCC The Dark Knight Rises Batman Exclusive, MOTUC Snake Men & Horde Prime Scott Neitlich, aka Toy Guru, gives you a preview of three 2012 figures: The Dark Knight Rises Batman (in amazing packaging featuring Wayne Manor and the Bat Cave, plus lights and sounds) and from MOTUC, the Snake Men 2-pack and Horde Prime  

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 19, 2012
Mattel has eluded to the fact they were putting together a program to offer refunds to people who’s Ghostbusters Stay Puft Marshmellow Men have yellowed due to an unforseen chemical reaction in the material.  Now they have offered up the details of that program.   You can fin the info below or on MattyCollector.com.  …

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 19, 2012
Earlier today Mattel sent our a special teaser image to subscribers in the Masters of the Universe Club Eternia showing them that Mekaneck is slotted to  be the October figure and giving some details on how his action feature will be simulated.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2012
Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  The Mattel marketing and PR team, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums. If you have Mattel  questions make sure to post them in the thread for the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 15, 2012
Last week we posted an interview with Mattel’s Scott Neitlich talking about the collector/online side of Mattel’s DC action figure business.  Today we get to hear a bit from the newly formed retail team.  The retail team is a bit more coy.  They have asked that we not publish their names and instead they will…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 10, 2012
This is the first of a 2-part interview with Mattel.   Part one is an interview with Mattel’s Scott Neitlich, part two is with the new Mattel DC retail team.  Part 2 will be posted tomorrow. Mattel has always been very kind to AFi and we’ve had the good fortune to work with some amazing Mattel…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2012
Today over on their Facebook page Mattel showed off the latest packaged samples they got in from overseas. We had to wait in line while the Mattel Photo lab was backed up with some internal shows, but we finally got the latest MOTUC figures shot in package for your viewing pleasure! July figures coming soon…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 5, 2012
For the past two years Mattel has loaned out a set of their Comic Con exclusives for that year to the closest comic book shop  to their headquarters for Free Comic Book Day.   The Comic Bug in Manhattan Beach, Ca is the lucky recipient of this preview. This year they are displaying: – MOTUC Vykron…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 2, 2012
Mattel just updated their MattyCollector new page with the sale items for Tuesday 5/15 as well as some additional shipping news for MOTUC Mighty Spector and the Golden Age Flash. Toy Fans,Okay, everyone, here’s your reminder for our upcoming sale on Tuesday, May 15th. Here’s the list of items we’ll have (but please read on…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 1, 2012
Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  The Mattel marketing and PR team, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums. If you have Mattel  questions make sure to post them in the thread for the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 27, 2012
  As part 1 of our Mattel reveals, we have Mirror Master from Mattel’s DC Signature Collection/Club Infinite Earths subscription line.   Right about now you are saying, “but we’ve already SEEN Mirror Master.”  Yes.  That’s true.  We saw him at Toy Fair. What we haven’t seen is the package with the bio… AND the fact…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 23, 2012
Mattel has updated fans on what will be on sale next month as part of their May sale on MattyCollector.com. IMPORTANT: If you need to change your billing information, shipping address, or email address please call 1-877-GO-MATTY by May 6th. And if for any reason your subscription has been cancelled, please call to get reinstated…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 16, 2012
Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  The Mattel marketing and PR team, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums. If you have Mattel  questions make sure to post them in the thread for the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 15, 2012
We are just a few months away from the one year anniversary of Mattel’s announcement at San Diego Comic Con 2011 that heralded the end of DC Universe Classics and the launch of the DC Universe “Club Infinite Earths’ subscription program.  Most fans bought into the sub in July of last year and are anxious…

 

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