Tag: Mego

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2012
Today over on TVGuide.com it was announced that the gang on Adult Swim’s Robot Chicken are working on a ALL DC Comics special for the show.   After three hour long Star Wars focused specials the stop motion animation show is taking aim at the Justice League.  according to TV Guide: Those clever boys at Robot…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 24, 2012
AFi SCOOP WEEK – DAY 2 Today’s scoop comes to us via our good friends at Bif Bang Pow!  The news isn’t that there will be an 8-inch retro Six Million Dollar Man line.  That was announced just before Toy Fair.  We’ve even seen a prototype of the Sasquatch figure, and we’ve seen a mock…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 21, 2012
We broke this news yesterday in our new episode of “Geek Shall Inherit” and our interview with the guys from EMCE.  Now here are all the details any pictures!   Legendary makeup artist’s figure and chair to be immortalized in 1/9 scale NEW YORK, February 21, 2012 – EMCE TOYS, the brand that revived the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 20, 2012
Happy Presidents Day All!  Today we have a jumbo sized episode as we finish up our Toy Fair 2012 discussion and interviews.  Seriously… this episode ended up like 90 minutes. (I blame Jason.) We do our regular weekly discussion on the geek topics of the week.  We talk about our impressions of what we saw…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 8, 2012
BBP6MilManOscarFemTease-150x150.jpg Today the gang over at EntertainmentEarth.com posted some teaser images of Bif Bang Pow products they will be showing at Toy Fair 2012.   These are just the character sheets, but it gives you an idea of what the final product might look like and what accessories they might include. First up- their retro Mego-esque $6…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 13, 2012
With a whopping 16 figures released in the cloth-costume Star Trek Retro toy line, Diamond Select Toys and EMCE Toys have successfully re-released most of the original Mego figures from the 1970s. They’ve also made five all-new additions to the line, preserving the essence of the old 8-inch toys while increasing the quality. So what’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 14, 2011
We just got an update from our friends over at BigBadToyStore.com of some cool new stuff available for preorder.     We’ve just listed one of the hit items from Toy Fair – the Emce Toys  Create Your Own Zombie – 1/9 Scale figure kit as well as some other new Mego style figures – War…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 7, 2011
Zica Toys first came on my radar from conversations with the guys from SpyMonkey Collectibles.   We were having one of our monthly "nerd lunches" and Jeremy aka SpyMonkey had brought one of the new Zica "Z-Body" base bodies.  Spy was using that body to swap out the Mattel Retro-Action Superman so he would be…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 7, 2011
zicalogo.jpg Zica Toys first came on my radar from conversations with the guys from SpyMonkey Collectibles.   We were having one of our monthly "nerd lunches" and Jeremy aka SpyMonkey had brought one of the new Zica "Z-Body" base bodies.  Spy was using that body to swap out the Mattel Retro-Action Superman so he would be [...]

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 7, 2011
zicalogo1.jpg Zica Toys first came on my radar from conversations with the guys from SpyMonkey Collectibles.   We were having one of our monthly “nerd lunches” and Jeremy aka SpyMonkey had brought one of the new Zica “Z-Body” base bodies.  Spy was using that body to swap out the Mattel Retro-Action Superman so he would be [...]

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 22, 2011
Back in July during Comic Con 2010 Mattel announced they would be going a supplemental wave of Green Lantern characters in their DC Retro-Action line starting in February of 2011.   I’m not sure if this would be considered wave 5 or wave 3.5 (since we haven’t seen wave 4 show up yet).   At the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 21, 2011
     Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: February , 2011 Wave/Assortment:  Wave 3.5 – Green Lantern Wave Packaging: Single Carded Accessories: Lantern Battery Scale: 8" Sculpted By: Mattel with the assistance of Dr. Mego   THE PACKAGE  

 

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