Category Archives: Mattel

Hot Wheels Character Cars Teen Titans Go! To the Movies reviews

T, double-E-N, T-I, T-A, N-S! We the real heroes taking down the big menace! Teen Titans flow! Teen Titans know! When there's real trouble, baby, Teen Titans Go! Surely you remember how cool the Hot Wheels Character Cars are. Well, … Continue reading

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Mattel to lose DC license

It's a pre-Christmas miracle! Yesterday, Spinmaster sent out a press release announcing a three-year license with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, to begin in 2020.

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Pokémon: Cubone (#FFJ98) review

We already looked at the big names and the new hotness, but now it's time for the best Pokémon. And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' Through Previews - November '10 Spotted at a street fair today Flippin' Through Previews - April … Continue reading

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Pokémon: Mimikyu (#FPM01) review

In addition to the multi-pack battle scenes, the Pokemon Mega Construx line features multiple series of single-packed Pokemon - including everybody's new favorite, Mimikyu. And now, some more OAFEry:Strike a battle pose! Cowboys vs. Pokemon Gotta catch 'em all Gravity … Continue reading

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The Santa Adam that could have been

Today's new Point of Articulation column, Super7 and the Ghost of Christmas Past, complained about Super7's poorly executed Holiday He-Man figure. That's a common sentiment, because a fan named Stuart Cameron created this digital mock-up of what everyone was hoping … Continue reading

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Imaginext Blind Bagged Figures Series 10

This is kind of an interesting series. It both seems to have specific themes within it (Fantasy, Modern World, Space) rather than the more typical mish-mash, and it includes Imaginext's very first straight-up remake of one of Mattel's classic figures … Continue reading

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Imaginext Blind Bagged Figures Series 9

Okay, this is a weird series... Like some previous ones it really favors only a few particular colors (as if there was a sale on them, or excess that needed to be used up) which is kind of a bummer … Continue reading

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Imaginext Blind Bagged Figures Series 8

The eighth series of the Imaginext Blind Bag Figures is pretty fun. There's a nice mix up characters, genres and colors here. And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - July '12 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #136.2 Rustin's Spoils … Continue reading

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Mattel's stupid SDCC 2018 plan

Mattel has always been the #1 name in bad decisions, especially when it comes to their convention exclusives. But this year, they really seem to have reached new heights of idiocy. Or is that depths? Here are the official instructions … Continue reading

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Harley Quinn addendum - MAFEX vs. Mattel

I just wanted to point something out: What a difference caring about your product can make! --yo And now, some more OAFEry:Batman vs. Batman Flippin' through Previews - November '12 Flippin' through Previews - September '14 ATFC '16 - Day … Continue reading

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