Mattel 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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DC Collectible’s Batman: The Animated Series action figures was a runaway success at the end of 2014. What’s next?
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Masters 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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Bluefin 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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Bandai 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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From 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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This is nicely shaping into the collection Bruce Timm-verse fans have been dreaming about.
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The 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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While 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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Comic 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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