Tag: PowerCon


by Daniel Pickett
October 9, 2013
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
February 27, 2013
The gang behind PowerCon/ThunderCon put together this promo and 2012 recap by Daniel Benedict. The mini-documentary features clips  and interviews from last year’s show and encourages people to get in on the 2013 show.   For information on Power Con 2013, check out the official site.


by Daniel Pickett
July 24, 2012
Announced last year at PowerCon 2011 was Mattel’s first “touring” exclusive – “Temple of Darkness Sorceress.”  It’s an interesting idea to have a separate exclusive that can be available at some of the smaller cons both in the US and overseas.  It’s also an “easy win” in that it’s a straight repaint of an already…