Tag: Mego


by Daniel Pickett
January 30, 2015
Sea-Ghost1 The Aquatic Superhero Everyone Loves Has Come to Life:  Sea Ghost Action Figure Arrives in Stores PORTLAND, MAINE (January 31, 2015) — The aquatic superhero everyone loves has come to life.  The new Sea Ghost action figure is now available in stores.  Named “one of the coolest” superheroes of the seven seas by Robot 6,…


by Daniel Pickett
January 1, 2015
NemoBlackBat1 Stand by for adventure with a special Nemo Publishing action figure sale:  Celebrates the release of the new Black Bat figure PORTLAND, MAINE (December 31, 2014) –   Six years ago, Nemo Publishing released its first limited edition Mego-style action figure of the retro hero Commander X.  Today, the Nemo collection has grown to include 14…


by Daniel Pickett
December 31, 2014
BatmanCookieJarAlt The season of giving may be over, but now it’s time to treat yourself! These new toys and collectibles from Diamond Select Toys were just solicited in the new issue of Previews, from Diamond Comic Distributors, and are scheduled to ship in Summer 2015. They can be pre-ordered through your local comic shop or your…


by Daniel Pickett
December 16, 2014
RetroClothWolverine The good people over at Diamond Select have given us the scoop of being able to show off the first official images and solicitation information for the upcoming Marvel Cloth Retro Wolverine Action Figure Limited Edition Box Set!  Some folks are unofficially calling this new wave of 8″ retro figures ReMego, but I prefer “Mego-esque.”…


by Daniel Pickett
December 12, 2014
AYCMM11v2GOOD-723x1024 Aw Yeah Mego Meet 2015! Skokie Here We Come! Skokie, IL – December 12, 2014 – Mego Museum in conjunction with Aw Yeah Comics is pleased to announce that Mego Meet 2015 will be held June 5th and 6th at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago – North Shore Conference Center.  Registration information for vendors…


by Daniel Pickett
December 2, 2014
For today only, until 11:59pm or until they sell out, the BifBangPow! Battlestar Galactica 8″ retro figures are on sale at Entertainment Earth. Check out all the great deals now!  


by Daniel Pickett
December 1, 2014
ScreenHunter_475 Dec. 01 01.07   Snake Plissken, star of Escape from New York and also an upcoming retro clothed action figure from NECA, is alive and well, as these action shots from the NECA photo studio show in great detail. Check out the gallery (packaging preview included) below! Oh — and yes, he has the tattoo. Enjoy this all…


by Daniel Pickett
November 6, 2014
FMFEagleFrceHeader    You might have heard the rumblings, you might have seen a teaser, you might have made the wish in your heart, but the rumors are true!   Mego’s 1980’s era military action figure line “Eagle Force” is poised to make a comeback in 2015! We caught up with the Fresh Monkey himself, Bill Murphy to…


by Daniel Pickett
October 24, 2014
FTC66PerilSet1 Figures Toy Company have announced a fun set of variants to their 8″ line of figures based on the classic 1966 Batman TV show:   Batman Classic TV Series 8 Inch Figures “Heroes In Peril” Deluxe Batman & Robin Variants! Each figure includes an authentic cloth outfit and with either Batman or Robin tied to…


by Daniel Pickett
October 9, 2014
NYCC14DSTMegoWolv1 Today at the opening of NYCC 2014, Diamond Select Toys has revealed the next figure in their retro 8″ Marvel line – Wolverine!  This set, developed in conjunction with EMCE Toys, features the “missing mutant” that just missed being made into a Mego 8″ figure back in the late 70’s.  This set features a retro…


by Daniel Pickett
September 1, 2014
I hope all of you US listeners are enjoying the long holiday weekend.  I know I am.  Here we are at our alliteration episode, number 111… is it still alliteration if it’s with numbers and not letters? As we discuss in this episode we now live in a world with a 12th Doctor, and just…


by Daniel Pickett
August 29, 2014
FTCSFGleek1  Figures Toy Company is releasing the news of new line and figures through a variety of media.  Most recently they announced a DC Super Friends line on the “Electric Ballroom” radio show.  It looks like anther announcement is coming on Sunday via the same venue.  AND today they debut their (naked) Gleek figure.   Our…