Tag: Retro-Action

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 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. Mattel will take a short break from ‘Ask Matty’ the week of October…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 31, 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. Mattel took a short break from ‘Ask Matty’ during July for Comic Con, but now…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 28, 2012
Earlier this week Mattel posted details and full line up of their 9/17 sale on MattyCollector.com Toy Fans, With the madness of the Con and subscription season well behind us, you’d think we’d be in chill mode here at MattyCollector.com. But no way… things are heating up all over again for our September sasle! Be…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 16, 2012
Adult Swim Presents The Robot Chicken DC Comics Special Trailer The gang at Robot Chicken takes on the DCU!  This new special featuring the Justice League, the Legion of Doom and so much more, airs September 9th on Cartoon Network.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 25, 2012
W8904_c_12_m Today on their Facebook page Mattel announced the line up for their monthly sale in August.   See below for details:   What’s that sound? Tick tock, tick tock… the clock is running on purchasing our subscription plans for 2013! Don’t miss your chance to score subscription-only figures from MOTUC and DCU, as well as the…

 

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
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
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
March 27, 2012

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 29, 2012
Matty_logo2-150x150.jpg It’s Mad Matty March! Save Up to 30% on Select Figures from 3/1 – 3/20 on all the following starting tomorrow on www.mattycollector.com! Toy Fans,I’ve got spring fever and I’ve got it bad: from March 1 through March 20, I’m running a huge sale on tons of great products! Just have a look at the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2011
This is AFi’s first post-Toy Fair Q&A.  ToyGuru did an amazing job answering fans’ questions at the Mattel collector press event at Toy Fair last month, but there are always a few lingering questions.  That’s where you come in! Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 9, 2011
DSC_1322.jpg  Today Mattel announced the full line up for their April 2011 MattyCollector.com sale: Toy Fans, I thought our March sale was packed… until I saw the list for our April sale! Be here on Friday, April 15th at 9 a.m. and you’ll find products from four of your favorite lines, including the all-new Lex Luthor…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2011
Today over on MattyCollector.com Mattel posted the news of what lines will have reveals Sunday night at their collector press event.  AFi will be on hand on Sunday evening bringing you all the latest news and pictures of new Mattel product so keep your eyes on our front page.  Also don’t forget to ‘like’ the…

 

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 14, 2011
T5793_Vikor.jpg Welcome to 2011!   It’s the start of the new year and the start of a new round of Q&A’s with our friends at Mattel. Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru, have replied with the answers to our latest round of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 1, 2010
November is here and with it brings us another round of Q&A with Mattel! Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums.     Each website…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 15, 2010
October is here and with it brings us another round of Q&A with Mattel! Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums.     Each website…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 1, 2010
October is here and with it brings us another round of Q&A with Mattel! Twice a month the gang from Mattel are kind enough to answer five questions from AFi readers.  Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums.        Q1. …

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 15, 2010
Another MattyCollector sale this morning  has gone live and with it brings us another round of Q&A with Mattel!  Matty from MattyCollector.com and ToyGuru, have replied with the answers to our latest round of questions that AFi readers have posted in our forums.     Q1. Why are the latest DCUC waves including fewer women and villains? Wave 11:…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 9, 2010
Once again it’s time to make your voice heard!   Mattel is asking action figure fans to participate in a new survey.  The survey will be live until Sunday afternoon.   Time is ticking, so get going-  The link is below: Hey action figure fans! We are continually trying to improve upon what we produce for…

 

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