Tag: Target

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 7, 2012
Unless you have been living under a rock for the past few weeks it’s been hard to miss the massive displays for “the Avengers” products in the big box retailers.  But I thought it might be fun for our international readers to see some of these displays too.   I really like the light up feature…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 5, 2012
20120205-0039201.jpg I’ve known for a while that there is a shady “collector” that has been buying stuff at my local Target, opening it and returning it with different figures. They have been laying low for awhile. I hadn’t seen their handy work for about a month when he had returned a ‘Real Steel’ figure in a…

 

by AFi Admin
June 22, 2011
At least for Target. So long old friend.  I shall miss searching for you in the aisles.

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2011
It’s Green Lantern week!   Sunday May 1st is the release date for Mattel’s Green Lantern movie product.  From what I have seen and what I have read some stores were more ready than others.Target seems to have been the least prepaired.  We’ll have more spotlights on the new GL products this week on AFi….

 

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
January 27, 2011
There’s a disturbing trend in the retail world.   It’s not new, but it looks like it is becoming more pervasive in the stores that I frequent.   I first noticed it at Toys R Us stores in 2009 , but now I am seeing it at some of my local Targets as well.   …

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 27, 2011
TargetEnemy.jpg There’s a disturbing trend in the retail world.   It’s not new, but it looks like it is becoming more pervasive in the stores that I frequent.   I first noticed it at Toys R Us stores in 2009 , but now I am seeing it at some of my local Targets as well.    [...]

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 14, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: Fall 2010 Wave/Assortment: Fall 2010 3-pack assortment Packaging: 3-pack Accessories: None Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team Notes: Batman and the Joker are new decos that refelect their appearance on Batman: The Animated Series   THE PACKAGE   THE FIGURES   BATMAN   COMPARISON   JOKER   COMPARISON   THE…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 20, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: Fall 2010 Wave/Assortment: Fall 2010 3-pack assortment Packaging: 3-pack Accessories: One Stand Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team Notes: Second release of this Supergirl sculpt.   Deimos uses the Deadman buck with a new head, arms and a new lower robe piece.   Warlord has a new head, left arm and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 6, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: Fall 2010 Wave/Assortment: Fall 2010 3-pack assortment Packaging: 3-pack Accessories: One Stand Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team Notes:  First figure of Despero in the JLU line.   This set features Katma Tui in her more show accurate colors. THE PACKAGE  

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 29, 2010
Bravado Partners with The Bridge Direct to Launch Exclusive New Line of Collectible Figures, Toys and Plush based on the Chart-Topping Recording Artist and Songwriter Justin Bieber New York, N.Y. (September 28, 2010) – Bravado, the world’s leading global music merchandising company, and The Bridge Direct, Inc., a global children’s consumer products sourcing and supply…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 29, 2010
  Manufacturer: Mattel Release Date: Fall 2010 Wave/Assortment: Fall 2010 3-pack assortment Packaging: 3-pack Accessories: 2 control rods Scale: 4" Sculpted By: Mattel’s In-House Team THE PACKAGE    

 

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