Tag: the four horsemen


by Daniel Pickett
October 25, 2012
I don’t think there were many of us that started collecting the original 6″ Mattel Batman line who could have predicted that it would eventually lead to us getting the Metal Men as articulated figures.   We already have Iron, Gold and Mercury from the retail DCUC Line.  We know that Platinum and Tim will be…


by Daniel Pickett
October 22, 2012
Mattel posted the following video demonstrating the scale of the proposed MOTUC Castle Grayskull as well as updating fans on the actual shipping costs.   CASTLE GRAYSKULL SHIPPING UDPATE: On Monday 10/16 at around 1pm we confirmed with our Design team that the best estimate of the shipping weight for Castle Grayskull is 20 lbs….


by Daniel Pickett
October 19, 2012
2012NYCCOSM-500x664.jpg The Outer Space Men that were previously a shared 2012 New York Comic Con exclusives between Toy Tokyo and Action Figure Xpress go up for sale in VERY limited quantities tomorrow night at 9pm on the Four Horsemen’s online retail outlet – Store Horsemen (http://www.storehorsemen.com)! Only 100 of the Beta Phase versions of Orbitron, Gamma-X and…


by Daniel Pickett
October 16, 2012
CGpresalemeter The time has come… We’ve been talking about it since Power-Con.  Now NYCC has come and we have seen the cut sheets, and you can see them again below.  Now the pre-order for Mattel’s most ambitious playset is open and available.  Read below for all the details. You can Pre-order yours here at MattyCollector.com. Pre-order…


by Daniel Pickett
October 15, 2012
There’s a huge 50% off sale going on a bunch of awesome Four Horsemen product right now over at StoreHorsemen.com.   There are Outer Space Men,  Gothitropolis, Time Keepers, T-shirts, 10 -packs… so much great stuff.  And ALL HALF OFF.  So head on over and pick up some Four Horsemen goodness!


by Daniel Pickett
October 14, 2012
The Masters of the Universe Classics 30th Anniversary sub-line is coming to a close.  Tomorrow fans will have the opportunity to pick up Cy-Chop the next to the last figure in the 30th Anniversary sub-line.  Cy-Chop was created by MOTUC designer Terry Higuchi.   He’ll gladly lend a scissor-hand to anyone…  anyone who pays his…


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
September 17, 2012
Most fans figured that when Mattel announced Thunder-Punch He-man that Dragon Blaster Skeltor would be coming hot on his heels since they were companion (variant) figures back in the vintage line. This one is a little strange in the MOTUC line as this Skeletor variant was based on the gimmick that the dragon-blaster squirted a…


by Daniel Pickett
September 4, 2012
The next offering in the Masters of the Universe Classics, Princess of Power sub line is Frosta.  Frosta will be the October Club Eternia  figure and available for sale October 15th, 2012 on MattyCollector.com. This version of the character seems more heavily influenced by her Filmation animation appearance than her vintage toy counterpart.  Like most…


by Daniel Pickett
September 3, 2012
On sale September 17th on MattyCollector.com is the Sept Club Eternia MOTUC figure – Mekaneck. Mechaneck, much like his original vintage counterpart is made up of a lot of parts we are already familiar with – He-man arms and legs, short, fury loin-cloth, and standard torso with the modern MOTUC twist of the clip-on armor…


by Daniel Pickett
August 17, 2012
Poster yesterday on the MattyCollector news page: Club Eternia® Subscribers, Please keep in mind that due to scheduling issues beyond our control, there will be no MOTUC Club Eternia® subscription figure for August. Instead, Mekaneck expands your collection in September, and then in October Frosta™ breezes in along with Rattlor™. You will still receive all…


by Daniel Pickett
August 6, 2012
The DC Sub thermometer doubled over the weekend!  We are 3/4ths of the way there and in the home stretch!  If you LOVE 6″ DC figures and LOVE having a line that is all sculpted by the SAME people and in the same style as each other AND you want more than just New 52…