New MOTUC bios from SDCC

A number of new MOTUC bios popped up in the course of SDCC. I’ll eventually discuss them at length in my bio discussion posts. (I actually started to write some brief responses to some of these, but since they were running longer than half my actual bio discussion posts, I decided to just save them […]

SDCC > Rustin Parr’s Report, Day 3

Friday 7/23 What does one do on Day 2 when the vast majority of exclusive figures on their list were acquired on Day 1? Stroll and go to Panels! And pick up the voucher pre-sale stuff from Matty, of course (incredibly painless and easy – Hasbro, et al, should take note and do the same!).

Who is Preternia Disguise He-Man, you ask?

No doubt a lot of casual MOTU fans are wondering where the heck “Preternia Disguise He-Man” comes from. The answer is the vintage minicomic “The Powers of Grayskull – The Legend Begins” (inked by Bruce “DC Animated Universe” Timm and lettered by Stan “Usagi Yojimbo” Sakai). I have to say, I think this is one […]

SDCC > Live-blogging the live-blogging of the Matty Fan Panel

Yes, that’s right, I’m going to live-blog the live-blogging of the Matty Fan Panel. My sources include Open Your Toys, TNI, Toyark and Twitter. My comments in brackets. Refresh to see what’s new. DCUC: Retro action Green Lantern figures (Sinestro and Guy Gardner) DC Universe Darkseid and Kalibak 2-pack 12-pack of DCUC Proty accessory [No […]

SDCC > Mattel DC Panel News

It looks like 2011 will be the Year of the Green Lantern for Mattel’s DC Universe division. Some highlights from the panel: DCIH will focus on Green Lantern in 2011 There will be two DCUC-style waves of Green Lantern Classics, of six figures each, with a CnC for each wave Some GLC figures will have […]