British parents might be wise to be exceptionally organised this Christmas for toy shopping.
Masters of the Universe Revelation figures already open for pre-order
Numerous retailers now have pre-orders and photographs of Kevin Smith’s Masters of the Universe Revelation series.
Masters of the Universe: Legends of Grayskull RPG announced
Legends of Grayskull will be powered by Cortex Prime, the latest version of Cortex from designer Cam Banks.
Caution: Floor is lava!
I’m not normally a fan of offline marketing. I’m a digital dude through and through. That said, I’ll give respect where respect is due. Mattel is due some respect for their “Reconnect with your Inner Child” campaign. In particular, they’re due some respect for turning the floor to lava. Don’t you just hate it when […]
Real life Battle Cat!
Do you remember Battle Cat? He was He-Man‘s trusty green steed. A green and yellow tiger! What an awesome idea. Before the transform he was a much smaller cat, with much less battle, known as Cringer. Does anyone know who created Battle Cat? Some nameless hero geek native from Mattel, perhaps? I know who created […]
Rules change: Is Mattel really letting proper nouns into Scrabble?
Yesterday a number of very good news sites ran the story that Mattel would be changing the rules of Scrabble. We’re talking about people like the BBC and The Telegraph. If this is true it means people’s names and place names are valid scores in Scrabble. Shakira, for example, would be worth 64 points (as […]