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Reminder: MattyCollector SDCC “After Party” Online Sale Today

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 »

SDCC 2012 Hasbro Exclusives: Lineup and Prices Announced

Star Wars SDCC Carbonite Chamber Toyark.com

One of our favorite things about Comic-Con is the annual Hasbro exclusives. There’s something to be said about the term “Christmas in July” when carrying an Avengers S.H.I.E.L.D. Super Hellicarrier under one arm and a Transformers Deluxe Bruticus Combiner under the other, and a Pegasus My Little Pony thrown in the sack for good measure. Well, now we know just how ... Read More »

Hasbro’s Super Hellicarrier Joins Announced Marvel Exclusives at SDCC

We’ve been holding back for the full announcement of Hasbro exclusives for this year’s SDCC, but we just can’t contain our excitement for what was announced today. Avengers fans, you’re gonna want to see this. The Los Angeles Times’ Hero Complex released a picture and description of what will be, literally, one of the biggest pieces of merchandise at the ... Read More »

MattyCollector.com Offers Refunds for 2011 Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Figure

If you were lucky enough to get your hands on the 2011 SDCC-exclusive Ghostbusters Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Figure, you might want to recount your blessings. They just might have yellowed over time. Kidding aside, it appears some figures have started to yellow in the months following last year’s SDCC, which MattyCollector.com says is “due to an unforeseen chemical reaction ... Read More »

MattyCollector.com SDCC 2012 Voucher Pre-Sale Info [UPDATED]

[UPDATE May 25, 2012] MattyCollector has posted the details of its May 30 SDCC voucher pre-sale. Some of the specifics: There is a purchase limit of six units per person per product, on all products. Your credit card will be charged upon purchase of the voucher. A photo ID and printout of email confirming the voucher purchase are both required ... Read More »

Guest Post: Comic-Con 2011 Swag

Please welcome blog reader and now guest blogger for the site, Megan Gotch. Megan wrote up a post about all the great swag she received at this year’s Comic-Con, so I asked her if we could repost here – good thing she said yes! Megan is a photographer and San Diego resident who has been attending Comic-Con for the past ... Read More »

Hasbro Unveils Avengers, My Little Pony Comic-Con Exclusives

If you’ve ever been to Comic-Con before, you’ve undoubtedly spent too much energy A) rushing to and/or waiting in line for the HasbroToyShop booth; B) ogling others walking around the show with all of those cool toys from said booth; or C) all of the above. Well, if you are lucky enough to be attending this year’s con, and if ... Read More »

First Look at the SDCC Exclusive X-Force Mini-Mates

UPDATE: Pricing has been announced and the set is $17. The pack is also available for pre-order here if you aren’t attending the con (in that case they will be delivered sometime in August). If you are attending, you can wait for details on which booth will be selling them. (Thanks to @DeadpoolBugle on Twitter for the tip) Above are the Minimates that ... Read More »

Fun Batman and Joker Mez-Itz are Con Exclusives

As more companies roll out their plans for the con, SDCC exclusives are becoming available for Pre-Order and here we have some that might be a hot item in the Exhibit Hall. Mezco Toys released pictures and Pre-Orders for their Batman and Joker Mez-Itz that will debut at the con as summer exclusives. These figures are 6-inches tall and come in a pack ... Read More »

Some Comic-Con Exclusive Comics and Collectibles Revealed

Retailers are preparing for this year’s con as evidenced by the early exclusives starting to be shown off. In this post we take a look at two sets of incredibly cool collectibles that a ton of attendees will want to get their hands on. The first set are a pair of Tron Legacy collectibles produced by Spin Masters. Read More »