Tag: toys


by Daniel Pickett
January 27, 2009
Delta Squad is back and better than ever Delta Squad is back and better than ever. NECA releases all new Gears of War action figures. Our series 2 finishes off with a “Marcus vs Locust” 2-pack. Recreating a scene of actual game-play, Marcus chainsaws his way through a Locust drone, resulting in some terrific gore….


by ChipCataldo
January 27, 2009
This started out as a post in response to the DCIH Anti-Monitor points only being able for redemption at SDCC.  People are pissed, even though it was known months ago.  Collectors want to collect, and obstacles in their way are both frustrating and unnecessary.  I wanted to chime in.  As I formulated my post, I…


by Daniel Pickett
January 26, 2009
Diamond Comic’s Toy Chest has this first look at the upcoming Playmates Toys’ TERMINATOR: SALVATION movie line of action figures. Recipe for movie success? Take one of Hollywood’s big name directors, a guy so cool he can get by with just a nickname, McG. Add a robust hunk of star like Christian Bale, and spice…


by Daniel Pickett
January 23, 2009
CBS Consumer Products and Playmates Toys will be reviving over 40 years of history with a new line of realistic Star Trek action figures, authentic playsets, and cutting-edge accessories, all approved by the creators of this summer’s blockbuster film!  Recommended for ages four and older and available at all major retailers beginning April 19th. The…


by Daniel Pickett
January 21, 2009
CBS Consumer Products has just released images of the eagerly anticipated Star Trek Barbie Dolls from Mattel.  The dolls have been created mainly for collectors and are for ages 6+.  The three dolls – Kirk, Spock, and Lieutenant Uhura – are modeled after the three actors playing the same roles in this summer’s blockbuster film…


by Daniel Pickett
January 21, 2009
2008 was a year that had its’ fair share of ups and downs for everyone, but the New Year is here and it’s time to get ready for a FANtastic 2009!    Having put their previous production woes behind them, the guys at Four Horsemen Toy Design Studios hope to soon go into production on…


by Daniel Pickett
January 20, 2009
The following are the DC Direct and DC Unlimited Solicits for items arriving in stores on or around Sept 2009   ACTION FIGURES   BLACKEST NIGHT SERIES 1 ACTION FIGURES   DC Direct is proud to produce action figures for the event of the summer – the beginning of the highly anticipated “Blackest Night” storyline!…


by Jason "JJJason" Chirevas
January 14, 2009
MOTUC2.jpg Quick story about Masters of the Universe and I. It was 1981 and I was six.  My mother took me to this new toy castle, this oasis, called Toys R Us, built not ten minutes from us.  Huge into Star Wars and the associated action figures, I was excited to see what I could find. …


by Daniel Pickett
January 9, 2009
Diamond Select Toys and Toys R Us are excited to announce the next new DST products now available in Toys R Us stores nationwide!  The first assortment of Battlestar Galactica action figures includes Lt. Kara "Starbuck" Thrace and the exclusive Galactica Lee "Apollo" Adama and Civil War Cylon Centurions – and this is just the…


by Daniel Pickett
January 8, 2009
The Emmy-Award winning series Robot Chicken has spawned multiple iconic characters, one of the most recognizable is the ever-libidinous Humping Robot. SOTA Toys presents the 5" Humping Robot articulated-free-standing-plastic-action-figure with ACTUAL HUMPING ACTION! Thanks to a manual-winding spring, the Humping Robot can hump any object he can get his hands on! What will your humping robot hump? Humping Robot not to be…


by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
December 27, 2008
Every JLU 3 pack seems to have a character in it you already have.  I know, its been that way since the beginning.  Mattel felt that the main characters for the show were needed to keep the line selling to Moms and Grandpas.  Then one day they decided to throw us collectors a bone.  A ‘collector…


by Daniel Pickett
December 26, 2008
It’s getting hard for a news website to keep up with it all!  Below you will see the new images of the new Movie Masters figures, but in addition to that Mattel and MattyCollector launched a new Facebook page for Matty. If you are signed up with Facebook you can find his profile here- Matty’s…