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Thoughts on MOTUC Rotar and Twistoid

Rotar-Twistoid-featTwo new Masters of the Universe are coming to Comic Con this summer.  Are they the right choices?

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The Creeper Comes To DC Collectibles’ Batman Animated Series

DC Collectibles Creeper Kastor's KornerThe Creeper is a great looking figure… who is nonetheless inhibited by shortcomings in his design.

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Leather Wings Go Plastic: DC Collectibles’ Animated Man-Bat

Manbat DC Collectibles Kastor's KornerDC Collectibles’ Batman: The Animated Series Man-Bat has a soft spot in my heart, and shapes why I am so critical of this property.

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The Joker Gets Animated Thanks To DC Collectibles

Joker DC Collectibles Kastor's KornerIt has been said that a hero is only as good as his villain. DC Collectibles has given us arguably the most popular villain in their stable, and in his most critically-acclaimed style.

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The Boy Wonder Swings into DC Collectibles Animated Line

Robin DC Collectibles Kastor's KornerDC Collectibles’ Batman Animated Series Robin action figure is the one I have waited years for.

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Toy Fair 2015: Mattel & MattyCollector

Mattel-WWE-featMattel is holding steady this year with their tentpole properties. Their toy lines impress young and old alike, and have expanded their brands in fun and creative ways.

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Toy Fair 2015: DC Collectibles’ Batman: The Animated Series

DC Animated Toy Fair Kastor's KornerDC Collectible’s Batman: The Animated Series action figures was a runaway success at the end of 2014. What’s next?

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Toy Fair 2015: Mattel Masters of the Universe

Mattel-MOTU-featMasters of the Universe Classics made their time-honored appearance at Toy Fair 2015 and Mattel was kind enough to debut a few new pieces.  It was quality over quantity this year.

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Toy Fair 2015: Bluefin

bluefin-featBluefin attended New York Toy Fair with their usual array of Bandai offerings. S.H. Figuarts and Figuarts Zero for Sailor Moon and Dragon Ball took center stage. Other sublines in the collection presented their latest pieces. Joining the figures are the latest in role play items, kitsch items and dolls, as well as Bluefin’s own Truforce figure and X Plus statues.

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Toy Fair 2015: Bandai’s Power Rangers & More

bandai-power-rangers-featBandai  of America’s Power Rangers Dino Charge is the latest series in the Power Rangers family to incorporate the dinosaur theme to their costumes, Zords, and weapons. Based on the Sentai series Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger, this marks the 22nd entry in the Power Rangers franchise.

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Toy Fair 2015: Playmates Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

playmates-featFrom the hometown of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles themselves, Playmates Toys opened their doors to us to show us an avalanche of new product.

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DC Collectibles Reveals New Batman Animated Toys!

BTAS-featThis is nicely shaping into the collection Bruce Timm-verse fans have been dreaming about.

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Loo-Kee & Kowl Are a Little Short on MOTU Magic

lookee-kowl-featThe 2014 Matty Collector chase figures, Loo-Kee & Kowl round out April for Masters of the Universe Classics, and this set comes off as a bit of a mixed bag.

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MOTU Goat Man is a Fringe Character Done Right

motu-goat-man-featWhile Blade was the Club Eternia monthly figure entrant for April, he has now been joined by Power-Con/NYCC 2014-exclusive Goat Man.

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Ask Mattel 5/30/2014: MOTUC 2016 & More

ask-mattel-skeletor-featComic Con is just around the corner, and that means it’s almost time for Mattel to re-up on their drive to make Club Eternia 2015 a reality. But we’re skipping ahead, with some questions about the longer-term future of the toy line.  Read on for the latest Mattel answers!

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