Tag: Thundercats

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 6, 2017
Funko Specialty Series Every store deserves an amazing Funko exclusive! In an effort to recognize our most special accounts and loyal retailers, Funko is continuing our Specialty Series. Every month, we’ll be announcing two major exclusives – one Pop! Vinyl and one Dorbz – that an be acquired through the Specialty Series. Why is it…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2017
Summer Exclusive Mega Scale Lion-O Light-Up Eyes Variant   This Summer Exclusive Lion-O features a light-up element that recreates his fiery glowing eyes as seen in the television series. Activating the discreet switch hidden on the back of his head causesLion-O’s eyes to blaze with the Sight Beyond Sight. This mega scale figure measures over 14″ tall from the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 12, 2017
HYBRID METAL FIGURATION HEUY, DEWEY, AND LOUIE Hybrid Metal Figuration Huey, Dewey, and Louie are incredibly articulated figures made of metal that stand 3.5 inches tall. Each duck is painted in his classic colored t-shirt with matching hat and come with a plethora of accessories! NEW BANDAI JAPAN Bandai Japan presents everyone’s favorite lazy egg…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 16, 2016
The lineups for 2016 are now complete! December brings wise warrior Panthro™, cruel crustacean Clawful®, and Roton™, the circular assault center on the move. Plus, check out our huge Vault Blowout Sale! The year is over, but the struggle between good and evil rages on. You can stand with the fearless fighter Panthro™, a prodigious…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 22, 2016
Sure Mattel tanked their Thundercats re-launch line after only 6 figures, but that doesn’t mean there’s not still fun Thundercats items to be found out in the world! Today we are going to take a look at the Mezco Toys 14″ Tygra Mega-Scale action figure.  This figure has been out there for awhile, and now…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 10, 2016
The heir to Thundera, a Horde honcho, and a hostile horse … these three long-awaited characters arrive in our September sale! Check out the first figure for Club Third Earth plus two awesome MOTU figures! Can you hear the thunder? That’s the sound of the first ThunderCats™ figure arriving! Bravely leading the way is Lion-O™,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 2, 2016
The rudderless MattyCollector.com continues to add insult to injury.  Subscribers to the already-canceled-before-the-first-figure-ships “Club Third Earth” received the following email today:   Lion-O™ will be delayed ThunderCats™ Ho! Welcome Club Third Earth subscribers. We’re very excited about the new ThunderCats™ lineup! Your first subscription figure is coming later this month, and we want to make…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 23, 2016
The roll out/announcement of the demise of MattyCollector.com and the “hand off” of Masters of the Universe to Super 7 has been sloppy and confusing at best.  There has been a LOT of behind the scenes scrambling and trying to figure out what it all means and who will be doing what with all of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2016
In a very strange turn of events, yesterday Mattel made some sweeping changes to their SDCC exclusives, telling fans they will no longer be available for sale at the con, but instead opting to sell a lot of the items online starting on July 18th.   If you already pre-ordered items to be picked up at…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 17, 2016
Today we wrap up our Thunderweek reveals of Bandai’s “lost year” of ThunderCats product.  For our final installment we will look at what would have been the next/last wave of basic 4″ figures. If you are just joining us, former Bandai line manager, and old friend of AFi, Amanda W was gracious enough to pass…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 16, 2016
Straight from Third Earth comes  one of the most beloved members of the Thundercats family- Snarf. Originally the nursemaid to young Lion-O, Snarf became the  comedic yet fiercely loyal sidekick of the ThunderCats as Lion-O grew older. The Snarf plush stands  stands a snarfing 8 inches tall  and comes with an informative hangtag. Huggable and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 14, 2016
We are coming to the end of our Thunderweek reveals of Bandai’s “lost year” of ThunderCats product.  I know this posting is a little late.  I’m actually going to split this last post into two posts so that I can get this half posted today.   Today we are going to look at the vehicles that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 12, 2016
Today Mattel posted some additional information on the previously announced ThunderCats Comic Con 2016 exclusive 2-pack.  Along with the articulation and accessory details they also posted some concept images of the figures and turnarounds of the packaging.   ThunderCats™ WilyKit & WilyKat™ 2-Pack – $60 Recreate the exciting adventures of the twin ThunderCats™ on Third…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 8, 2016
Mattel unveiled another round of Comic Con Exclusives available for presale on June 17 on Mattycollector.com.  Below is now the FULL list of Mattel SDCC exclusives.   List of NEW Mattel SDCC Exclusive Reveals: DC COMICS™ MULTIVERSE SUICIDE SQUAD™ THE JOKER AND PANDA 2 PACK SRP: $40 Available: Onsite This Comic Con exclusive includes 2…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 8, 2016
Welcome back to Thunderweek on AFi.   Thank you all for your patience with me having to split up the reveals. We are looking at Bandai’s canceled second year of Thundercats products that would have been released in 2012 had the animated series gone forward with a second season. If you missed any of the previous…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 3, 2016
Hey all, I’m sorry to have to do this, but I have to push the ‘Pause Button’ on Thunderweek.  I’ve had to run out of town for some family stuff and I don’t think I can give the last two installments the time and attention they need, so it’s going on a brief hiatus and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 2, 2016
Welcome back to Day 3 of THUNDERWEEK where we are taking a look at the lost year of Bandai America’s ThunderCats products that would have been released back in 2012 if the show and the line had not been cancelled.  If you missed any of the previous installments you can go back and check out…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 31, 2016
Welcome to AFi’s THUNDER WEEK where we are, for the first time anywhere revealing a years worth of unproduced ThunderCats products from Bandai America.   If you missed the previous installments you can read the Day 0 Sneak Peek and the Day 1 reveals at the previous links and also catch up on the story so…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 30, 2016
Back in 2009 Warner Brothers Animation and Studio 4°C Animation started development on a revamped and revived Thundercats animated series.  This new series launched with an hour long special in July 2011 on the Cartoon Network.   The series was very well received by critics and fans.   I’m sure not everyone loved it, but it was…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 27, 2016
We have a special week planned for you all of you AFi readers next week… it’s a little later than I had originally planned, but better late than never!   I wanted to post this scoop last month as part of our 11th anniversary, but there was so much other news and reveals that week…

 

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