Everyone knew Warner Brothers was looking for a new home for their DC toy license once Mattel was done with it. It was announced a few weeks back that some of the DC licenses were heading over to Spin Master. Most of those were role playing and other games. At the time, no one knew where the action figures were headed, but we do now. No one, me included, saw McFarlane toys swinging for the fences and coming out on top. (more…)
Mattel’s first San Diego Comic-Con exclusives pre-sales will begin on Tuesday, June 26 at 10AM PT on MattelShop.com. There is a limit of four per item per customer, and pre-orders will only be available to those in the 48 contiguous states.
The San Diego Comic-Con Pre-Sale for Mattel Vault Gold Members starts at 10 a.m. PST on 6/25/18.
You can check out the countdown here. You can also find out about becoming a Mattel Vault Gold Member here. There is also a run down of Mattel’s SDCC exclusives here. Also there are come cool random figures for sale or in stock on their site. (more…)
It looks like the end is finally here. After news started swirling around last week, it looks like Toys R Us plans to draft plans to liquidate their remaining stores. It looks like the actual court hearing was delayed until Thursday according to Bloomberg. (more…)
Kids will soon be able to learn and play with some of the most influential women in history. Today, Mattel announced a new series of Barbies called “Inspiring Women.” The first figures in the series are Frida Kahlo, Amelia Earhart and Katherine Johnson. All three women made history in different industries: Earhart was the first female aviator to fly across the Atlantic Ocean; Mexican artist Kahlo was known for her unique painting style and feminist activism; and Johnson, who was highlighted in the 2016 film “Hidden Figures,” broke boundaries for black women in mathematics and calculated dozens of trajectories for NASA, including the 1969 Apollo 11 flight to the moon. (more…)
They’re Action Figures posted some pics and info about some new DC Multiverse figures coming in the near future. Why do we need another Val Kilmer Batman? Who knows, but you can check out the info from their Facebook page below.