NECA posts paintmaster pics of Pacific Rim’s Cherno Alpha

Most fans of Pacific Rim and NECA’s toy line of said movie know the story – when NECA was developing their Pacific Rim line, Walmart at one point expressed interest in it, which resulted in some cost-cutting measures to keep the price point down to presumably make it easier for Walmart to sell the line in stores. But […]

The Amazing, Horrifying Inner Guts of Classic Toy Characters

Smithsonian.com has an interview with Jason Freeny, an artist who creates sculptures of famous toys with their inner skeleton and musculature exposed. It’s an awesome and yet somehow absolutely terrifying endeavor. Although he recognizes the value of his sculptures as tools for scientific education—and has seen his own kids learn from the dozens of pieces […]

Mattel on MOTUC: Looking Ahead at 2014 & Beyond

I’ll admit this is partly just traffic trolling, since any and all MOTUC Mattycollector news from Mattel’s Scott Neitlich, a.k.a. ToyGuru, seems to draw in the readers. Anyway, here’s Neitlich’s post on the state of MOTUC in 2014 – AND BEYOND. — He-Fans and She-Ravers, Happy New Year, everyone! And welcome to the top of […]

Rumored Star Wars Black 6″ Wave 4 Line-up

First off, as always, take this with a grain of salt. This is based on third-hand information. I just happen to find it compelling enough to pass along. While I generally try to avoid rumor-mongering, I think it’s worth giving preemptive feedback sometimes. User WayneStarActionF at the Rebelscum forums has made what I think is […]

Production to start on a new Masters of the Universe movie in 2014?

That’s what Devon Franklin, Senior Vice President of Production for Columbia Tristar, said on Instagram (link). Any Masters of the Universe fans out there!? Mattel just sent me this vintage Castle Grayskull! Takes me back to my childhood! I’m working on bringing the new He-Man movie to the screen. We start production this year! #mastersoftheuniverse #heman […]

New Mordles on sale tonight!

New Mordles will be on sale tonight! The Geihoza Giant Glow-in-the-dark Mordle and the smaller GITD Geist Mordles. Visit the Mordles store at 9pm tonight to get yours!