Matty Collector Reveals Mattel SDCC Exclusives — Day 5!

Matty Collector - Mattel - Comic-Con 2013 - SDCC Exclusives - HeaderMatty Collector will be revealing their Comic-Con 2013 exclusives this week. Today, it’s the Masters of the Universe® Classics Mini He-Man® & Skeletor® Figures and Back to the Future™ Hover Board. Their press release follows below.


Every weekday starting Monday April 29th and ending Friday May 3rd, we’ll reveal a new SDCC product. That’s ten total, plus we’ll add one or two surprises later in May or June just to keep it all going. Make sure you check back every day so you don’t miss a single one!

We’ve also got news about the SDCC Voucher Pre-sale, SDCC’s Most-Wanted Sale, and where you can see these products live on display. Click here for all the info.


Masters of the Universe® Classics Mini He-Man® & Skeletor® Figures

Great things come in small packages! At long last, the fan demanded mini versions of He-Man® and Skeletor®… in a foldout mini Castle Grayskull® diorama package! Each figure has six points of articulation at the arms, legs, waist and neck, and comes with snap-on accessories such as a power sword, shield and havoc staff. He-Man® features a shield with traditional j-hook, allowing it to be held out in front instead of clipped onto his arm!

This product will be available for pre-order at MattyCollector.com on June 4, 2013, to be picked up at San Diego Comic-Con (details to come). It will also be available for purchase at the show, then at MattyCollector.com on August 5, 2013.

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Back to the Future™ Hover Board

There’s good news for anyone still looking for this ultimate Back to the Future™ item… the last remaining stock will be available at 2013 San Diego Comic-Con! Developed in conjunction with and fully sanctioned by Universal Studios, this 1:1 scale model includes authentic “whooshing” sounds sampled directly from the original films and a deco featuring Mattel logos, just like in the films! (Please note: this item does not include the exclusive mini-Hover Board.)

This product will only be available for purchase at the show.

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Toys R Us Announces 2011 Comic-Con Exclusives

Toys“R”Us® Captures Collectors’ Consciousness in Entertainment Earth Booth #2343 at Comic-Con International in San Diego

A Special Selection of Official Show Exclusives and First-to-Buy Opportunities Makes Toys“R”Us® Items “Must-Haves”

The World’s Greatest Toy Store® continues its profound partnership with Entertainment Earth® at this year’s annual Comic-Con International in San Diego, and will no doubt contribute to the euphoria of the participating action figure and comic book enthusiasts. In honor of the show’s forty-second year, and the company’s thrilling third year in attendance, from Wednesday, July 20 through Sunday, July 24, Toys“R”Us® will offer an extraordinary extravaganza of official San Diego Comic-Con merchandise, including toys based on characters from TRANSFORMERS, ThunderCats® and DCU vs. MOTU. Continuing last year’s magnificent merge with Entertainment Earth, every Toys“R”Us Comic-Con exclusive will be available at Entertainment Earth Booth #2343.

To help commemorate these dynamic deals from Toys“R”Us, Entertainment Earth will be hosting several exceptional events:

  • On Thursday, July 21, from 10 to 11:30 am, Spawn® creator and renowned toy designer Todd McFarlane of McFarlane Toys will be available to sign autographs in celebration of the Toys“R”Us San Diego Comic-Con debut of the Halo “Master Chief Platinum” action figure. *
  • On Friday, July 22, from 5 – 7 pm, Larry Kenney, who voiced the Lion-O in the classic ThunderCats® animated series will be available to sign autographs of the Classic Lion-O action figure from Bandai America Incorporated. *

Fans who are unable to attend the show can still purchase the exclusive Toys“R”Us San Diego Comic-Con merchandise online at Toysrus.com/comiccon2011 starting Thursday, July 21. However, there is a limited number of each item, so fans should visit Entertainment Earth at booth #2343 or Toysrus.com/comiccon2011 early to purchase the below action figures.

Toys“R”Us Exclusive TRANSFORMERS Masterpiece RODIMUS PRIME action figure from Hasbro®

TRANSFORMERS collectors can own the heroic Rodimus Prime in this recreation of the classic G1 action figure! Best known as Optimus Prime’s successor to the Autobot Matrix of Leadership in the 1986 Transformers movie, this fan favorite character has the ability to transform into his Winnebago vehicle mode. The set includes a miniature ally, the Target-Master Offshoot; a buzz saw; and the legendary Matrix of Leadership. Rodimus Prime’s rifle can also convert into Offshoot’s blasters, offering extra firepower when battling the evil Decepticons! Following its debut at Comic-Con International in San Diego, this Toys“R”Us exclusive action figure will roll out to Toys“R”Us stores nationwide and online at Toysrus.com.

Toys“R”Us Exclusive San Diego Comic-Con ThunderCats “Classic Lion-O” Action Figure from Bandai America Incorporated

“ThunderCats, Hooo!” Lion-O, the leader of the ThunderCats, is presented in a new, highly-detailed 8-inch action figure with 18 points of articulation and a metallic finish in this recreation of his classic 1980s action hero look. Now collectors can imagine taking on the evil forces of the mutants of Plun-Darr and Mumm-Ra the Ever Living with accessories that include the iconic Sword of Omens (in two sizes), Claw Shield and the Sword stand.

Toys“R”Us Exclusive Comic-Con Preview of HALO “Master Chief Platinum” Action Figure from McFarlane Toys

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of one of the most popular video game franchises, Microsoft’s Halo, McFarlane Toys has released a commemorative edition of the game’s iconic SPARTAN-II super soldier protagonist!  Now fans can own the platinum-painted version of John-117, who comes Covenant combat-ready, equipped with his MJOLNIR Powered Assault Armor/Mark VI armor and classic assault rifle.  This anniversary edition of Master Chief features full articulation and is the same height as Halo: Reach figures. Collectors will also be able to get their copy of Master Chief specially signed by its creator, Todd McFarlane, on Thursday, July 21 from 4 to 5:30pm! Be sure to pick up your figure at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con before it hits stores in August, along with the rest of the Halo: Anniversary line!

Toys“R”Us Exclusive San Diego Comic-Con Star Wars: Republic Commando Action Figure Set from Hasbro®

“May the Force be with you.” The saga of the Star Wars universe continues with this new set of action figures, based on the2005video game Star Wars: Republic Commando! Now fans can join Delta Squad, a crack Clone Trooper commando unit, as they battle the Trade Federation’s droid army. The four members of the covert group include stoic leader Boss; expert marksman Sev; technical expert and computer hacker Fixer; and wisecracking demolitions expert Scorch.  The set also includes a Geonosian Warrior. All five 3¾ inch figures feature improved articulation and come equipped with battle accessories.

Toys“R”Us Exclusive San Diego Comic-Con DCU vs. MOTU- Bizarro vs. Battle Armor Faker from Mattel®

Combining two beloved franchises, DC Universe Classics vs. Masters of the Universe™ Classics, this “Bizarro vs.  Battle Armor Faker” 2-Pack set brings iconic mirror image baddies together for the first time!  Featuring a dastardly duo of villainy – The Man of Steel’s inverted nemesis and The Most Powerful Man in the Universe’s evil, robotic duplicate – fans can now battle for doppelganger supremacy of Metropolis® and Eternia®! The set contains Bizarro and Battle Armor Faker ® figures, accessories, comic book reprint packaging, as well as an exclusive mini-poster.

Toys“R”Us Exclusive San Diego Comic-Con Mortal Kombat “Lightning Fury Raiden” action figure from Jazwares®, Inc.

Collectors can now own the immortal thunder god of the Mortal Kombat franchise!  Protector of Earthrealm and ally of the Elder Gods, Raiden appears in his lighting fury form ready to defeat Shao Khan and his minions in this limited edition action figure. This version of Raiden also glows in the dark, demonstrating Raiden’s mastery of electricity!

Toys“R”Us Exclusive San Diego Comic-Con “Flocked Sonic” action figure from Jazwares, Inc.

Now, kids, collectors and gamers can own a “Flocked” version of the world’s fastest blue-haired mammal! SEGA’s supersonic mascot, Sonic the Hedgehog, has been re-released to commemorate the 20th Anniversary edition of the character. The fully articulated 10-inch toy is the first-ever flocked deluxe action figure, featuring precise fiber particles that provide a polished plush feel to Sonic’s fur.

Toys“R”Us Exclusive San Diego Comic-Con Minimates “MARVEL® vs. CAPCOM ® 3: Fate of Two Worlds” figures from Diamond Select

Celebrating the release of MARVEL® vs. CAPCOM ® 3: Fate of Two Worlds, a video game sequel nearly 10 years in the making, this licensed miniature figures set is based on players’ favorite fighters from the highly-anticipated third entry in the franchise! Fans can now recreate beat-‘em-up battle sequences with iconic characters from both MARVEL® and CAPCOM ®, including Hulk, Iron Man, Zero and Morrigan Aensland in their variant, player two colors.

All Toys“R”Us San Diego Comic-Con exclusives are limited editions and are available on a first-come, first served basis.

* Please see the official Comic-Con International guidelines for additional information about appearances and signings.

via Toys R Us Press Release

7/11 SDCC Voucher Pre-Sale & 8/1 Post-SDCC Sale

The following is from Matty Collector. This sounds like the way to go, to get your exclusives “saved” and purchased in advance for Comic-Con. Good luck! I hope it works out well. REMEMBER: All sales are FINAL, there are no refunds and you MUST pick up your items at Comic-Con!

Toy Fans,

Awhile back we told you that thanks to great fan feedback in 2010, we’d once again be holding a voucher pre-sale for products to be picked up at SDCC. Those same products (with a couple of variations) will also be available for sale here on Matty Collector.com on August 1st, just like last year. SDCC is barely a month away and all our ducks are lining up nicely, so here are the details (if you participated in these sales in 2010, they’re set up the exact same way so you already know the drill).

7/11 SDCC VOUCHER PRE-SALE

    • Be here at MattyCollector.com on Monday 7/11 at 9 a.m. PT (noon ET).
    • Choose the items you want and add them to your cart. There’s a purchase limit of 6 per person on all products.
    • Your credit card will be charged and a confirmation email (voucher) will be sent.
    • Bring your voucher, the credit card you used for the transaction, your identification, and your Comic-Con badge to a pre-determined location at or near SDCC (to be announced).
    • Pick up your product between open of show Thursday 7/21 and close of show Saturday 7/23. We’ll email you the location and pick-up times prior to the convention.
    • If you’re only attending Comic-Con on Sunday 7/24, this option is not available to you.
    • If you don’t pick up your product by the end of the show on Saturday, your product will go into the products available for sale at the show on Sunday. You may be able to purchase it then, but there are no guarantees.
    • All sales are final. There are NO REFUNDS so be sure you can personally pick up your purchase(s) at SDCC!
    • Products cannot be shipped. This option is for pick up at SDCC only, and only available to SDCC attendees (badges will be required).

Like last year, there’s a limited amount of each product available for pre-sale. It’s first-come, first-served and there are no promises you’ll be able to purchase a voucher for every product. But once you’ve got your voucher, you’re guaranteed to get your product – including Swamp Thing with Un-Men!

Here’s what we’ll have available for pre-sale (click here to see images and read the descriptions):

      • Ghostbusters™ Stay Puft Marshmallow Man ($70)
      • Masters of the Universe® Classics Queen Marlena™ Figure ($25)
      • Voltron® Blazing Sword Voltron ($30)
      • DC Universe Swamp Thing (plus Un-Men) ($30)
      • Young Justice Superboy in Cloning Chamber ($20)
      • Hot Wheels® Back to the Future Time Machine Vehicle ($35)
      • Hot Wheels® Franken Berry™ Vehicle ($20)
      • MOTUC Polly Pocket™ Collection ($20)
      • Monster High™ Ghoulia Yelps™ Doll ($20)
      • Green Lantern Kilowog ($25)
      • Carol Ferris Barbie® Doll ($35)

If you miss this sale or the product you want is sold out for pre-sale, we’ll still have these products available for purchase at SDCC on a first-come, first-served basis.

8/1 POST-SDCC SALE AT MATTYCOLLECTOR.COM
Not going to SDCC? We’ve got you covered! We’ll have limited quantities of your most-wanted products available here at MattyCollector.com on Monday 8/1 at 9 a.m. PT (noon ET). We’re working out the details and will have the final list of products soon but we’ll definitely have everything from MOTUC, Ghostbusters and DCU. Please note that Swamp Thing won’t have the Un-Men and Queen Marlena will be packed as Captain Glenn™ Heroic Galactic Adventurer™, but she’ll still have all the accessories you need to transform her into Marlena.

That’s everything for now! As far as reminders go, I send emails so click here to register and I’ll send them your way. You can also find reminders on FacebookTwitter, and in our Fan Forums.

—Matty

Queen Marlena and Captain Glenn Package Revealed by Matty Collector

Here we have both Queen Marlena and Captain Glenn’s packaging provided by Matty Collector. Both Queen Marlena’s and Captain Glenn’s bios revealed!

We are counting down to our big annoucements for San Diego Comic-Con! Until then, here are packaged shots of Queen Marlena (available at SDCC) and Captain Glenn (available after the show on Mattycollector.com). Both toys will have all the parts needed to make both outfits , but the bios and pack out will be different.

Queen Marlena will be available in this pack out only at SDCC 2011.
Captain Glenn pack out will be available only on Mattycollector.com after SDCC.

Mattel (Matty Collector) revealed their SDCC 2011 exclusives on AOTS

Mattel has revealed their exclusives line-up for San Diego Comic-Con. Figures include Green Lantern Movie Masters Kilowog, DCUC Swamp Thing, Blazing Sword Voltron, Ghost Busters’ Stay Puft Marshmallow Man, MOTU Classics Queen Marlena with Cringer, Young Justice Superboy in Cloning Chamber, Back to the Future vehicle, Franken Berry Dairy Delivery Vehicle, MOTUC Polly Pocket Collection, Monster High’s Ghoulia Yelps and Green Lantern’s Carol Ferris Barbie.

Probably due to the Green Lantern movie coming out June 17th, Mattel brings us the largest Green Lantern figure available — Kilowog! Mattel will be releasing a lot of Green Lantern figures this year and this is something not to miss out on. Kilowog will be selling for $25 at Comic-Con.

Swamp Thing is a very unique offering for Comic-Con as it come with 2 Un-Men which are only available for Comic-Con. You will not be able to get this on Matty Collector’s website after the convention. He has an awesome sculpt and has no visible joints as they are covery by his rubbery membrane. Also the packing for Swamp Thing doubles as a bio-degradable mask. He will go home with you for $30.Next up, we have the absolutely MASSIVE Ghost Busters’ Stay Puft Marshmallow Man! He is the largest Ghost Busters figure to-date and come with packaging that doubles as the New York skyline! The Stay Puft Marshmallow Man is not to-scale with the other Ghost Busters figures, but I don’t think you’ll mind too much. He will be $70 at Comic-Con.

Next up, for the collector is the 6″ Blazing Sword Voltron with Comic-Con exclusive box reciting the show opening — “Voltron, Defender of the Universe!” This Voltron comes with 2 swords. You will be able to pick him up at the convention for $30.

Queen Marlena comes with her royal green dress, scepter and sword. She also comes with an interchangeable space helmet head, rifle and blaster pistol to transform her back into Captain Glenn, Heroic Galactic Adventurer! Finally, Cringer comes with the queen as an added accessory! Marlena is packed as Queen Marlena: Heroic Queen of Eternia for Comic-Con and then as Captain Glenn: Heroic Galactic Adventurer for Mattycollector.com after the convention.Young Justice Superboy in Cloning Chamber looks like a sure win! He will cost you $20 at SDCC.This next one is super secret… No available photo of the vehicle yet! Doc Brown must be keeping this under wraps. This exclusive is from the classic movie is from Back to the Future.

Wow, I remember this Franken Berry cereal box! Well, this one is a bit different, it has a Hot Wheels car inside! The popular Dairy Delivery vehicle is what is inside and is yours for $20. Re-live your childhood memories… LOL!

MOTUC Polly Pocket Collection — The set of 3 contain Polly dressed as She-Ra, Kerstie dressed as Frosta and Crissy dressed as the evil Catra!Next, from Monster High comes Ghoulia Yelps, the smartest ghoul in school, who is on her way to NekroCon dressed as her favorite zombie super hero, Dead Fast. She comes with a miniature Dead Fast action figure and a Dead Fast fan fic book that she wrote and illustrated herself.

Barbie is coming in a special Green Lantern action figure  packaging. She is going to be Carol Ferris, lifelong friend and sweetheart of Green Lantern, Hal Jordan. Barbie will come dressed in her green flight suit and pilot helmet with the Sapphire logo.

More to come… (It’s getting so busy as it gets closer to Comic-Con!)