Tag: Superman


by Daniel Pickett
February 7, 2011
Fan Film- ‘Superman Classic’ Animator Robb Pratt created a traditionally animated/digitally painted fan film that combines classic elements from Superman through the ages.  It’s a charming piece (that I’m sure DC and the WB will have pulled down) that really shows his love of the character.  It’s been making the rounds today on Facebook and Twitter, but I thought…


by Daniel Pickett
February 3, 2011
Mezco Toyz will be introducing even more characters from the DC Universe including world-famous super heroes such as Batman™, Superman™ and the Green Lantern. Look for many more characters to hit the store shelves this year! The first series of 2 packs includes the following pairings: Batman: Gotham City’s Dark Knight. The Joker: The Clown…


by Daniel Pickett
December 21, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date:December 2010 Wave/Assortment: Wave 1 Packaging: Carded 2-pack Accessories: Stand Scale: 2.5" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In House Team NOTES: Springing from Mattel’s Batman The Brave and the Bold Action League line comes this new DC Universe Action League.   This line first debuted at Comic Con 2010.  There are 4 2-packs…


by Daniel Pickett
October 18, 2010
Here are the latest and greatest solicitations from the good people at DC Direct.  These products will appear and be available to preorder in the next issue of Diamond’s Previews at your local comic book shop.   All products listed below are scheduled to to ship and be in stores June 2011.   ACTION FIGURES…


by Daniel Pickett
October 4, 2010
Iconic Snack Maker Partners with Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Comics for Exciting Halloween Promotion  Introduces Limited Edition "Green Lantern" and "The Flash"-Themed Snack Cakes            Irving, TX – September 22, 2010 – Hostess®, maker of America’s most iconic snack cakes, may make one consumer’s Halloween even sweeter.  As part…


by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
September 29, 2010
Superman Batman: Apocalypse came out yesterday.  For those who have not seen it or read the source material, I’ll try to avoid spoilers. What I liked.   The art.  Once again, WB/DC Animation tried and succeeded doing a good job matching the style of the animation to the style of the art in the source…


by Daniel Pickett
December 25, 2009
I was already working on this blog when Cantina Dan posted his on the same topic (with the same name even!)… to tell the truth I started this blog LAST Christmas and never got around finishing it.   Like Dan my family was of a modest income being the son of two teachers, but they,…


by Daniel Pickett
August 26, 2009
I walk into my local Target store and what do I see?    Secret Wars and "Super Powers" figures right next to each other on the shelf!  What an awesome time to be a collector!   (Yes, I know Secret Wars only ran from 1984-1985, but Super Powers ran from 1984-86 and "Shazam" was a…


by Daniel Pickett
July 25, 2009
Mattel’s SDCC 2009 Mattypalooza Panel  Here are the videos of Mattel’s second panel from today at SDCC 09- Mattypalooza. In this panel they discuss the future plans for all toy lines sold through MattyCollector.com including: Movie Masters, Justice League Unlimited, DC Universe Classics, World’s Greatest Superheroes, Ghostbusters Classics, and Masters of the Universe Classics.    Part 1 of 2 Part…


by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2009


by Daniel Pickett
June 15, 2009
DC Direct Solicitations for Items shipping February 2010, with the exception of the Public Enemeies Maquettes which will ship in September of 2009. ACTION FIGURES JLA CLASSIFIED:CLASSIC SERIES 2 ACTION FIGURES The JLA CLASSIFIED: CLASSIC line expands with four all-new figures! Consistent in style and scale to Series 1, Series 2 features some of the…


by Daniel Pickett
June 15, 2009
Today is the day that MattyCollector.com’s latest exclusive DC Universe Classics 2-pack goes on sale.  Head on over to MattyCollector.com at noon today and the new DCUC Alexander Luthor vs Ultraman "Battle for Earth 3" set can be yours!  And to help you decide to buy this great set we have uploaded turnarounds of both…