Tag Archives: Universe

San Diego Comic Con 2012 Exclusive #77: DC Universe Plastic Man Be@rbrick

Limited Edition of 2000 You’ve seen Eel O’Brian, a.k.a. Plastic Man, as a tire. You’ve seen him as a briefcase. You might have seen him on television. You might even have seen him as a bathing suit. But have you ever seen him as a Be@rbrick? Medicom, Diamond Comic Distributors, and Action Figure Xpress celebrate San Diego Comic Con 2012 and the launch of the upcoming DC Be@rbrick mini-figure series with the release of the convention exclusive Plastic Man Be@rbrick. The famous stretchy superhero is a limited edition mini-figure that promises to be one of the most sought-after exclusives of the convention. This Be@rbrick comes packaged in its own individual blister pack, with artwork modeled after the classic Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez DC Style Guide designs. Limited to 2,000 pieces, the Plastic Man Be@rbrick will be available at San Diego Comic Con, July 11-15, 2012.

San Diego Comic Con 2012 Exclusive #12: Mattel Masters of the Universe Vykron

Masters of the Universe® Vykron™ ($30)

If clothes make the He-Man®, then this pitch prototype for the 1982 lineup is destined to be the star of the MOTU 30th Anniversary celebration thanks to a choice of three outfits: barbarian, spaceman, and military warrior! You’ll get him in-package dressed as a barbarian only at SDCC , but you can find him here at MattyCollector.com after the show packed as a spaceman or military warrior (all three outfits are included regardless of where he’s purchased). Want to know more about this multi-purpose warrior? Set includes one “buck,” or figure, with three different outfits/helmets to interchange between space, military and barbarian looks. Check back for the history of Vykron™, soon to be disclosed…

SDCC 2011 Exclusive #68: Toys”R”Us Exclusive San Diego Comic-Con DCU vs. MOTU-Bizarro vs. Battle Armor Faker from Mattel

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.

SDCC 2011 Exclusive #67: Toys”R”Us Exclusive San Diego Comic-Con Star Wars: Republic Commando Action Figure Set from Hasbro

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 the 2005 video 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 3 3/4 inch figures feature improved articulation and come equipped with battle accessories.

SDCC 2011 Exclusive #47: Mezco DC Universe Mez-Itz Green Lantern & Sinestro Comic Version 2-Pack

DC Universe Mez-Itz Green Lantern & Sinestro Comic Version 2-Pack – with each rotocast vinyl figure measuring 6″ tall, and priced at US$40, they will also premiere at SDCC as a non-numbered limited edition item.

SDCC 2011 Exclusive #29: ThreeA Ascended Popbot with Kitty

Ascended Popbot is a character in the Popbot Universe. The Full 1/6 scale Ascended Popbot was available only through the 3-pack that included standard Popbot (character), standard Badbot and Ascended Popbot. A black and white Kitty was included.

Action Portable scale Ascended Popbot is announced for SDCC 2011.

Kitty

SDCC 2011 Exclusive #20: Mattel DC Universe Swamp Thing (plus Un-Men in SDCC packages)

DC Universe Swamp Thing (plus Un-Men in SDCC packages) ($30)

This fan-demanded character is available for the first time in the DC Universe and is the first ever DC Universe character to feature endoskeletal articulation! Vowing to protect the environment and his swamp home, Swamp Thing comes in a paper pulp mold of a Swamp Thing head that houses Swamp Thing himself! No ordinary packaging can contain Swamp Thing, so he’ll be packed in a shipper box with the Swamp Thing head peering out. He’ll be available July 15th here at MattyCollector.com, then at SDCC. Pick him up at SDCC and he’ll arrive with mini-figures of Un-Men Ophidian and Cranius

SDCC 2011 Exclusive #19: Mattel Masters of the Universe (MOTUC) Polly Pocket Collection

MOTUC Polly Pocket Collection ($20)

Polly™ and her friends are dressed as their Masters of the Universe® alter egos to battle out good vs. evil! Polly, dressed as She-Ra™, and Kerstie®, dressed as Frosta™, are ready to take on Crissy® as the evil Catra™.

Polly™ as She-Ra™: When it comes to dressing up for adventure, Polly loves to be the original Princess of Power™. Armed with her Sword of Protection and an Etherian Shield, Polly is ready to tackle The Evil Horde™ and whatever action awaits!

Lea® as Frosta™: Lea may not have a cold heart, but when she dresses up as the Ice Empress of Etheria, she can freeze foes in her path. Armed with a magic wand that turns anything to ice, Lea is ready for her next adventure to save the day!

Crissy® as Catra™: Crissy has cat scratch fever as the mischievous and notorious Catra. When in her Horde disguise, Crissy is purrfectly poised to make trouble for Polly and friends!

SDCC 2011 Exclusive #13: Mattel Masters of the Universe Classics Queen Marlena Figure

Masters of the Universe® Classics Queen Marlena™ Figure ($25)

The good queen of Eternia® is finally here to complete the Eternos Royal Family. Marlena isn’t coming empty handed… she includes her royal green dress, scepter and sword, plus an interchangeable space helmet head, rifle and blaster pistol to transform her back into her fighting days as Captain Glenn™, Heroic Galactic Adventurer™! And as an added accessory, Queen Marlena includes Cringer™, Prince Adam’s loyal pet and secret identity of Battle Cat®! Marlena is packed as Queen Marlena™ Heroic Queen of Eternia™ for SDCC then as Captain Glenn™ Heroic Galactic Adventurer™ for Mattycollector.com after the show. Each pack comes with all the parts you need for both figures, but each includes a unique bio specific to how she is packed.