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MattyCollector SDCC Voucher Pre-Sale Guide [UPDATE]

Masters of the Universe Classics Mini He-Man & Skeletor

The time has come to plot your course to successfully navigating the infamous SDCC MattyCollector experience. This isn’t a ride for the faint of heart, but like so many things when it comes to SDCC, with effort comes reward. So, here are the tips that will maximize your potential to make everyone at work drool when you put that Batusi ... Read More »

Predator and a Batusi Batman Join the SDCC 2013 Exclusives List

Batsui '66 Batman SDCC 2013 Exclusive

This week we add two items to our SDCC exclusive watch. First, AwesomeToyBlog got the tip from NECA that another Predator figure will be debuting at SDCC this July.  Furthermore, instead of a simple paint variant version like we’ve gotten in the past, the site said we can expect something totally new: For the 4th SDCC in a row there will ... Read More »

Reminder: MattyCollector SDCC “After Party” Online Sale Today

Monster High SDCC Scarah Screams

If you weren’t able to attend this year’s SDCC, or you did but came home empty-handed, take note. MattyCollector will be holding an online sale, dubbed the “After Party” sale, starting today at noon ET/9AM PT. And it’s not just leftovers, either. They’ll be putting some sought-after items on sale, including the hot Monster High Scarah Screams doll. Here’s the full list ... Read More »

CCI Adds Official Comic-Con Exclusives Guide

We’ve been waiting for this for a couple of weeks, and it’s finally arrived. CCI has published their annual Comic-Con Exclusives guide on the official website. The guide has been a great resource in year’s past, and this year is no different. You can select a specific company from a drop down and get the lowdown on all of their ... Read More »

The Video Games of SDCC 2011

Comic-Con isn’t just for comics anymore, this much we know. But over the past couple of years, video games have been taking a more prominent role on the show floor. With E3 just past and video game companies prepping for a big push into the second half of the year, expect this year to be no different. Let’s take a ... Read More »

Check out Mattel’s SDCC Collectibles

Even though we’re still three months away from the con, this is about the time that collectors are likely to start saving up. A few dollars here, a couple quarters there, then when SDCC finally rolls around they have a big stack of change to spend on some of the coolest and most collectible items around. Today Mattel announced a ... Read More »

My Preview Night 2010 Warp-Up

I’m not a Comic-Con shopper. Outside of a few shirts and posters I don’t go around the con hunting for exclusives and collectibles. Still, I love free stuff and getting to try out video games and the chance to get my picture taken with awesome stuff makes Preview Night a must for me. So this year I braved the exhibit ... Read More »

Guide to SDCC – Part 3 – Shopping and The Exhibit Hall

This is Part 3 in a series. You can read Part 1 here and Part 2 here. This is the reason that people save their money up. This is the reason people invented wallets. This is the reason you cleared out an entire shelf in your house. So that you can walk into Comic-Con and spend $3,000 on a collectible ... Read More »