Tag: MOTUC

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 22, 2013
7DaysOfCM_newsPage3.jpg Today Mattel gave us some idea on what to expect on their annual Cyber Monday sale.   While we don’t know what the line up of figures will be yet we have some details of how the sale will work: It’s the Turducken of holiday sales! We’ve got a Flash Sale stuffed inside a Cyber…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 20, 2013
MOTUCCastGSCK1 Several folks who placed a pre-order for Castle Grayskull in the original order window received the following email this week:   Dear XXXXX, We are writing you to let you know that your pre-order for the Castle Grayskull playset did not successfully process, and we have had to put your castle on hold.    Order…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 19, 2013
PC13CastleGrayskull1 Today Mattel posted some additional information about the upcoming shipment of Castle Grayskull for the people that pre-ordered one in the original order window.   So if you pre-ordered get ready for a BIG box to show up at your house soon!   Castle Grayskull Shipping Soon! If you pre-ordered a Castle Grayskull, you’re going to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 17, 2013
MattyAFiLogo.jpg 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.   Mattel recently changed the guidelines for these Q&As so they only involve items…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 14, 2013
MOTUSecretLiquidOfLife Geldor, Keldor, Gwildor…. Eternian mother’s didn’t have much creativity. GELDOR Evil Barbarian Obsessed with Immortality™ Masters of the Universe® Classics Club Eternia® Figure, November 2013   Eternal Life? He’ll drink to that! We pity the fool who gets in the way of this wicked warrior and his unquenchable thirst to live forever. Voted the 2013…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 4, 2013
Flutterina_001_newsPage.jpg Mattel posted their own update on the news page of MattyCollector.com about the news and reveals shown over the weekend at Comikaze 2013:   Toy Fans, The Mattypalooza panel with Toy Guru and special guest Stan Lee himself just wrapped up! MOTUC fans got a look at three awesome reveals, and now it’s your turn…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 3, 2013
Yesterday Comikaze 2013 kicked off with with Mattel Mattypalooza panel and with it, two new Masters of the Universe Classics reveals.   Announced this weekend were Flutterina, receiving her first toy since 1985 and Intergalactic Skeletor (who is also “New Adventures of He-Man” Skeletor, but apparently there was a rights issue with using the words “New…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 25, 2013
COMIKAZE_newsPage.jpg Today Mattel posted details on their appearance next month at Stan Lee’s Comikaze:   Toy Fans, Geeks unite! Comikaze is coming, bringing three days of comics, collectibles, and craziness! Hosted by Stan Lee and Elvira Mistress of the Dark, fans of comics, anime, gaming, sci-fi, fantasy and horror will celebrate the best of pop-culture, and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 23, 2013
Y3191_001_newsPage.jpg Today on MattyCollector.com, Mattel announced the line up of their monthly sale that will be happening 11/15: Toy Fans, November brings a feast for fans, starting with Ra’s Al Ghul, one of most wanted villains from DC Universe! This penultimate figure from Club Infinite Earths joins MOTUC Fan’s Choice winner Geldor™, MOTUC swashbuckler Sea Hawk…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 22, 2013
ScreenHunter_169 Oct. 17 12.30 This past week Comikaze published their list of show exclusives on their official website.   There are a wide range of exclusives from figures to t-shirts to comic covers and more!  There’s even some figures of the man himself!   Funko has a Pop! Vinyl of Stan and Mattel has the MOTUC Standor figure, which was announced…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 17, 2013
Mattel provided fans with one more post-con wrap up, including a look at that Sunday MOTUC weapon tease/reveal: Toy Fans, We just finished three days of crazy action at NYCC, where we revealed tons of awesome toys on the way! In case you missed any of the details, here’s a review of what went down…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 15, 2013
Mantenna® may not always see eye-to-eye with Hordak®, but he never loses sight of the objective… to destroy his enemies! The final member of the original 1985 Horde, this fan-demanded figure features an almost completely new sculpt. Mantenna® includes interchangeable pop-in and pop-out eyes to recreate the vintage action feature, and four fully articulated legs….

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 14, 2013
Is there such a thing as ‘pthu wicked? Being bad is a day at the beach for this malevolent magician, but he doesn’t just build sand castles, he builds entire sand armies to do his evil bidding. This Filmation figure can hold his sinister sun scarab Ankh in his hand, and he comes with a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 11, 2013
nycc-logo-2013-lo.jpg The Mattypalooza panel at NYCC 2013 is still going on now, but that didn’t stop the Matty staff from updating the news section of MattyCollector.com with the news of the panel reveals.   Also check out the AFi Twitter feed, where Erik aka SuperFriend is live tweeintg the panel including the Q&A portion.   Toy Fans,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 10, 2013
nycc-logo-2013-lo.jpg Posted today over on MattyCollector.com, fans get their first look at some of the new reveals that happened today at NYCC Preview Night: Toy Fans, The New York Comic Con is about to start, and Toy Guru has a sneak peek just for you! Click through for your first look at these awesome figures that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 10, 2013
The final version of Castle Grayskull has arrived with a few new features and improvements from the model shown at Power-Con! In this video, Toy Guru gives a full demonstration, complete with measurements. Look for them to start shipping in late-November through December 2013.   [youtube]http://youtu.be/YNojdoyAR4g[/youtube]

 

by AFi Admin
October 9, 2013
Back in August, the week before the DC Club Infinite Earths subscription window closed, I was able to sit down with Mattel’s Scott Neitlich and do a podcast to go over all of the questions they had come up regarding the 2014 DC sub.    Now we know that the sub did not fund there are…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 9, 2013
PowerConReveals_031-206x300.jpg Skirt-Gate rages on in the MOTUC/POP community with some fans outraged and the design choice while others are indifferent.   Mattel asked fans for solid photographic evidence of what they wanted to be posted on their MattyCollector.com boards.     They got a handful of photos and a whole lot of arguing between fans.  Now they have…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 4, 2013
nycc-logo-2013-lo.jpg Earlier today Mattel posted their schedule for all events at NYCC 2013 over in the news section of MattyCollector.com:   Toy Fans, Heroes and villains from across the universe are converging on the west side of Manhattan for the 2013 New York Comic Con! We’ll be in the middle of the action at the Javits…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 30, 2013
Mattel Video Update: 2014 Masters of the Universe Reveals Straight from 2013 Power-Con, Toy Guru’s got reveals from the 2014 Masters of the Universe lineup, including Battle Lion, Horde Troopers (come with two of every accessory!), Hydron, and a demo of Modulok, plus a quick update on Glimmer. [youtube]http://youtu.be/kqz3Yug36VA[/youtube]

 

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