Just like the past few years, the MattyCollector booth will play host to some of the hottest exclusives at Comic-Con with items from DC, He-Man and Monster High. Make sure to prep yourself for the pre-sale event by reading all the details carefully and checking back with us for tips on securing these premium items:
- 6/4 at 9am PT: San Diego Comic-Con Voucher Pre-sale (pick up only at SDCC)
- 7/18 – 7/20 Pick up items ordered during the Voucher Pre-sale at SDCC
- 7/18 – 7/21: San Diego Comic-Con in-booth product sales
- 8/5 at 9am PT: San Diego Comic-Con “Most Wanted” Sale (order products from MattyCollector.com and they’ll be shipped right to you )
MattyCollector is announcing the SDCC exclusives differently this year. Every day a new set of exclusives will be unveiled. We’ve set up a handy key so that you know when you can purchase them. At the end of each description, we’re adding three values:
- Pre-Order – item will be available during the voucher pre-sale on June 4.
- SDCC Booth – item will be available for purchase during Comic-Con at the MattyCollector booth
- Post-SDCC Online – item will be available for purchase at MattyCollector.com on August 5
Saying that, here are the 2013 SDCC MattyCollector Exclusives:
[UPDATE – JUNE 17]
Remember that cool Man of Steel™ Movie Masters® Superman™ vs. General Zod Movie Pack that was announced a few weeks ago? Well, we only got to see the outside of the box. Until now.
USA Today, not one to play favorites, has now revealed a MattyCollector exclusive, or at least what’s inside the box. Relive the weekend’s biggest movie with these Kal-El and Zod figures. Pre-orders are now closed, but you can always get one of these from the MattyCollector booth during SDCC.
[UPDATE – MAY 15]
The Monster High SDCC exclusive has finally been revealed. It’s Wydowna Spider as Webarella:
Monster High™ Webarella™ ($25): This year’s Monster High SDCC exclusive began as just a thread of an idea but it didn’t take long before we were totally wrapped up in it. Now with no further spin, we are excited to reveal this year’s doll; Wydowna Spider™, the silky smooth Daughter of Arachne, dressed in her costume as the Power Ghoul™ Webarella™! [Available: Pre-Sale / SDCC Booth]
[UPDATE – MAY 7]
Mattel posted a video of the Rokkon and Stonedar MOTU figures and the New 52 Shazam without his hood.
MattyCollector has posted a sneak peak at their Monster High SDCC Exclusive.
The Monster High SDCC exclusive will be available for Pre-Order and at the MattyCollector SDCC booth. It will not be available for sale online after the convention. We’ll update the post when the full reveal is made available.
[UPDATE DAY 5 – MAY 3]
Masters of the Universe® Classics Mini He-Man® & Skeletor® Figures ($20): 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! [Available: Pre-Sale / SDCC Booth / Post-SDCC Online]
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.) [Available: SDCC Booth]
BATMAN Classic TV Series Batman™ Batusi Batman™ ($30): It’s the dance craze that swept the nation! For the first time ever, this BatusiBatman™ figure recreates the iconic dance from the BATMAN Classic TV series! Sculpted with authentic likeness and featuring a fabric cape, this figure has unique articulation and an internal mechanism that allows it to perform the Batusi. The diorama package features vintage-look art from Shag, and a sound feature plays music with a ‘60s vibe to perfectly capture the scene where Batman™ shows off his unique Batusi moves. The package is designed so the Batusi dance moves can be activated without removing the figure. [Available: Pre-Sale / SDCC Booth / Post-SDCC Online]
[UPDATE DAY 4 – MAY 2]
Catwoman Barbie® Doll:
The Caped Crusader has met his match… the purr-fectly beguiling Catwoman toys with Batman™ while planning fantastic jewel heists! Her acrobatic skills and seductive style have been featured in the original comics, the live action TV shows, blockbuster movies and multiple animated series, and now Barbie® doll takes on the role of this famous DC Comics character wearing a re-creation of the iconic BATMAN Classic TV Series costume, complete with mask and cat ears! [Available: Pre-Sale / SDCC Booth]
Hot Wheels® A-Team Custom GMC Panel Van ($20): We love it when a plan comes together! The members of the A-Team were the top action adventure heroes of the ‘80s, and their van was one of the reasons why. This updated A-Team Custom GMC Panel Van features “mud” deco added to the wheels, body, and window, and arrives housed in an ammo box-style package. We pity the fool who doesn’t snag this cool ride! Features include Real Riders® wheels and diecast body and chassis. [Available: Pre-Sale / SDCC Booth]
[UPDATE DAY 3 – MAY 1]
DCU Club Infinite Earths “Shazam!” New 52 ($25):
Sculpted by the Four Horsemen, this is the first ever figure of the New 52 Billy Batson, the boy turned DC Super Hero known as “Shazam!” Not included with club subscriptions, this figure arrives with a removable hood in Club Infinite Earths die cut packaging with distinctive silver foil. The perfect addition to your DCU collection! [Available: Pre-Sale / SDCC Booth / Post-SDCC Online]
Hot Wheels® Atari Beach Bomb™ Pickup ($40): There’s nothing better than the lights and sounds of an arcade game… except maybe a Hot Wheels® car, of course. You’ll be transported back to the local video arcade with the Hot Wheels® Atari Beach Bomb™
Pickup, finished in Red Line Club level hand polished Chrome Spectraflame® and Asteroids deco! And just like the arcades of old, this awesome finish will soon be a thing of the past… this will be one of the last hand polished Chrome Spectraflame® Hot Wheels® car offered. Features diecast body and chassis, and Real Riders® wheels. [Available: Pre-Sale / SDCC Booth]
[UPDATE DAY 2 – APRIL 30]
DC Man of Steel™ Movie Masters® Superman™ vs. General Zod Movie Pack ($25): This 2-pack brings to life the super charged battle between two powerful Kryptonians,Superman™ and the General Zod, an exciting diorama set in the city of Metropolis! The package features lights that simulate Superman’s Heat Ray vision, and shows off the Kryptonian’s super strength and flying ability. The diorama is completed with sound effects to help bring the scene to life. Full image will be available on 6/17. [Available: Pre-Sale / SDCC Booth / Post-SDCC Online]
Hot Wheels® Battlestar Galactica Colonial Viper ($10): In the desperate search for the fabled thirteenth colony, surviving pilots from the Twelve Colonies fly these single-person crafts, ever watchful for enemy Cylons. You’ve waited for many yahrens… now you can celebrate the 35th Anniversary of the original 1978 TV show with this finely detailed replica Battlestar Galactica Colonial Viper! In 1:64 scale with VUM finish and die-cast body and chassis, this fighter plane comes on a commemorative blister card that evokes the original Mattel packaging and fits seamlessly into your vintage collection. [Available: Pre-Sale / SDCC Booth]
[UPDATE DAY 1 – APRIL 29]
Masters of the Universe® Classics Rokkon™ & Stonedar™ 2-Pack ($60): The Comet Warriors have arrived! This 2-pack of vintage MOTU Rockmen figures includes the young and excitable Rokkon™ and the wise and heroic Stonedar™. Recreate the Filmation look with snap-on arm and leg armor, or go bold(er) and transform into full rock mode with the additional snap-on front piece! Each figure also comes with trademark laser gun that they can hold, or can be snapped into chest. These figures, sculpted by the Four Horsemen, come in window box packaging and are not part of Club Eternia. [Available: Pre-Sale / SDCC Booth / Post-SDCC Online]
Hot Wheels® Battlestar Galactica Cylon Raider ($10): Destruction of the Twelve Colonies and the human race is the objective, and the Cylons will stop at nothing to achieve their goal. Celebrate the 35th Anniversary of the thrilling TV show with this 1:64 scale Battlestar Galactica Cylon Raider! Featuring VUM finish and die-cast body and chassis, this detailed replica comes on a commemorative blister card recalling the look of the original packaging from 1978. A perfect addition to any vintage collection, and a must-have for Battlestar Galactica fans! [Available: Pre-Sale / SDCC Booth]
Check back every day this week. We’ll update the post with the exclusives as they are announced.
As an added bonus, SoCal folks will be able to see the toys in person this Saturday, May 4, at The Comic Bug. Matty will be putting samples of some of the exclusives on display at the Manhattan Beach, CA in celebration of Free Comic Book Day.
Remember, the pre-sale will be vitally important so don’t forget to check back here as we near the pre-sale for tips from a team that always gets their toys.
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