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David Vonner Heading To Jazwares Inc.

The man behind Marvel Universe has found a new home at Jazwares.

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Bishoujo Storm Is A Striking Addition to the Collection

The X-Men’s weather-controlling heroine makes her debut in Kotobukiya’s Marvel Bishoujo collection with one of the company’s finest statues yet.

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GI Joe Retaliation Tread Ripper Review

The first wave of vehicles in the GI Joe Retaliation line suffered from extreme cost cutting, does the new Tread Ripper continue this trend?

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Shockwave HISS Tank May Be The Most Meta Toy Ever

Last year at Comic Con, Hasbro released a special edition Starscream deco on their awesome GI Joe Sky Striker jet, and the vehicle sold like crazy with its obvious appeal to both Joe and Transformers fans. Never one to pass up on a good idea, they came up with a second crossover figure for this year’s exclusive, and it’s one that manages to out-meta last year’s self-referential sell-out.

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Night Shadow Leonardo Is A Nice-Looking Disappointment

One of the last Comic Con exclusives t be revealed– and one I was most looking forward to– was the Night Shadow Leonardo, released to hype the upcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles line by Playmates and Nickelodeon.  While the final product looks great, it’s plagued by so many drawbacks, both situational and practical, that I just can’t give Playmates a pass on this one.

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DC Club Infinite Earths Unleashes The Big (Red) Guns

As the fate of the 2013 subscription is completely up in the air, Mattel’s July installment of DC Universe Club Infinite Earths have been released, including our first deluxe figure– Rocket Red.

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DC Club Infinite Earths Adds Starman to the JSA Roster

The basic figure for July in Mattel’s Club Infinite Earths is Starman. Nope, not Ted Knight.  Or his son Jack… This is the JSA/ Legion Starman AKA Thom Kallor.

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Club Eternia Offers Sneak Peek At Granamyr Box Art

The centerpiece of this year’s Masters of the Universe Classics collection gets some all-new box art, which Mattel shared out to their Club Eternia subscribers.

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Ask Mattel 8/1/2012: The Future of Matty Collector & More

To say things are in flux at Matty Collector is an understatement, but the Mattel team still took the time to send out answers to the last round of questions. This time out, we get some insight into Mattel’s future Matty Collector and subscription plans, when we can expect a new MOTU female buck and more– read on for all the answers.

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Marvel Universe Wave 18 Was Worth The Wait

After nearly a year hiatus, Hasbro’s Marvel Universe is back with an all-new assortment delivering some insanely impressive figure versions of Beta Ray Bill, Kraven the Hunter, Beast and an all-new Hulk. Thanks to Mike’s Comics N Stuff, we had the chance to check these new guys out, and they are all absolute must-haves for any 3.75″ Marvel universe.

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