Toy of the Day #100- Toys of the Past

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May 15, 2013

Ask Mattel 5/15/2013: Odds On MOTU Granita & 200x Heads, SDCC Details & More

Scott Neitlich may be getting ready for his big-time TV appearance on tonight’s episode of Toy Hunter, but that doesn’t mean he’s too much of a big deal to answer some all-new Mattel questions!  This time, we get some insight into the recently revealed Comic Con exclusives and lots more… get all the latest answers…


May 10, 2013

Custom Korner: Fixing Nick Fury

One of the hardest to find figures in Hasbro’s Marvel Universe is Nick Fury, but now that he’s back on the market it’s time to swap him into the ultimate super spy.


May 1, 2013

Ask Mattel 5/1/2013: Another Reason To Buy Batmobile ’66 & MOTU 2014 Details

Mayday! Mayday! Mattel is back with more answers!!  This round, we discover another  reason everyone should be buying the Batman ’66 Batmobile, details on the next two years’ for Masters of the Universe, and more… read on!


May 1, 2013

Batman Loses His Voice in Origins

After over 20 years of voicing the Dark Knight Kevin Conroy will not be reprising his role in the upcoming Batman: Arkham Origins.



April 16, 2013

Mattel 2013 Subscriptions Are Back On Sale

Missed the signup for Matty Collector’s 2013 subscriptions? You’ve got another chance to jump on board until April 30th.


April 15, 2013

Ask Mattel 4/15/2013: Man Of Steel, Design Choices, Flight Stands & More

Mattel is back with a new round of questions. This time out, Matty gives insight on why Man Of Steel’s General Zod isn’t all geared up, what’s going on with flying beast flight stands and more– get all the answers here!


April 8, 2013

Thoughts On GI Joe Con 2013

GI Joe Con 2013 took place this weekend in Indianapolis, and while Hasbro had little to show the GI Joe Collector’s Club seems to have stepped up their game considerably.


March 28, 2013

Ask Mattel 3/28/2013: ‘Steel’ Civilans, 2013 Exclusives, Strobo Updates & More

Mattel got back early with the latest round of answers!  We delve into details on Matty’s 2013 exclusive plans, and from Movie Masters store exclusives to traveling convention surprises, the toymakers had plenty to tease.  Plus, get the latest update on Strobo, the amount Mattel will be bringing to their conventions this year.


March 22, 2013

Custom Korner: CustomCon 34 Is Accepting Submissions

CustomCon 34 is accepting submissions between now and April 1st, so get cracking on those custom action figures!


March 15, 2013

Ask Mattel 3/15/2013: Concept Vs. Reality On Castle Grayskull & More

It’s a long road from concept to reality for any toy line, and Mattel’s Masters of the Universe Classics are obviously no exception. This month, Mattel talks frankly about the ever-evolving Castle Grayskull, how figure tooling dollars need to be balanced and more.


March 15, 2013

Custom Korner: G.I. Joe Operation: Kino

It’s almost time for the Spring Custom Con, and in the spirit of the season I wanted to show off my abandoned plan for last Fall’s virtual show… a movie-based GI Joe line called Operation: Kino.


March 14, 2013

The Bridge Direct Is Giving Away A Hobbit Gift Pack

The Bridge Direct is celebrating the upcoming DVD/ Blu Ray release of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey with a sweet prize pack filled with some of their amazing Hobbit toys and the movie itself!  Find out how to win…


March 13, 2013

David Bowie Proves “The Next Day” Is The Perfect Time For A Comeback

It’s not every day that we run music reviews, but then again, it’s not every day David Bowie returns from a decade-long retirement, either.  But the Thin White Duke is back, and his new album “The Next Day” is already a strong contender for album of the year.


March 8, 2013

Custom Korner: DC Universe Transmetropolitan’s Spider Jerusalem

One of the best Vertigo characters ever was crusading gonzo journalist Spider Jerusalem, star of Warren Ellis and Darick Robertson’s brilliant Transmetropolitan.  Spider was only released once in toy form, so it seemed like time to do a modern take.