Sigh. In an effort to counteract some of the negativity surrounding MOTUC at the moment, we here at PGPoA are in the midst of prepping a very positive post about the line. So of course, brand manager Scott Neitlich (a.k.a. ToyGuru) writes this: How about this, we just confirmed from logistics that Two Bad, like […]
It’s Mattycollector day. The new stuff on sale includes: Ghostbusters Ecto-Goggles prop replica Club Infinite Earths Fire MOTUC Shokoti Castaspella
For all the discussion of character selection, scare tactics, and revealing the entire lineup and all that, I think there are three main reasons for the decline in MOTUC subscriptions: The most popular, iconic characters have been made; The costs of the figures has gone up significantly; The overall popularity of MOTUC is winding down. […]
I find it interesting that the Four Horsemen are releasing a statement urging collectors to subscribe for established licenses like MOTU and DC Comics, while their own, highly transparent “thermometer” for a project featuring a homegrown license with absolutely no media backing it up has hit 300%. (Statement after the jump.) Maybe there’s a big difference […]
And now we come to the end of our SDCC coverage. I’ve had to hold off on this one because I was really busy last week, but now I can finally take the time to discuss all the reveals. Ghostbusters Really? Mattel showed a mock-up of a 1/12th-scale Ecto-1, which is currently available for pre-order […]
Please welcome a new PoeGhostal.com contributor, the eldritch Nemo Eight! As a long time attendee of the San Diego Comic Con, Poe has asked me to share my thoughts on some of the major news from the show. Since this is primarily (at least to date) an action figure blog that’s where I’ll focus my […]
With three weeks to go, the MOTUC and DC subscriptions aren’t in great shape – especially considering we’re nearly a week past the SDCC reveals. Before we go further, how about a trip down memory lane? Poe’s Point > Obligatory Club Infinite Earths Post (July 28, 2011) Mattel Updates on the 2012 MOTUC Subscription (August 4, […]
Hey guys, I want to thank all of you – everybody who corrected my flubs, everyone who posted and brought the conversation, all you readers, and Mr. Poe Ghostal for giving me this awesome opportunity! Remember to check out my regular column at Nerditis – Life In Plastic runs on Mondays, Wednesday, and Fridays. Okay, […]
For the second year in a row, Mattel has teased the return of MUSCLE to store shelves. Please read on after the break.
Sweet Holy Moses, they’re making the bunny rabbit.