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Minecraft Earth is getting a new series of blind box figures.

Mattel Releasing New Minecraft Earth Figures This Month

Mattel is hard at work on bringing a brand new line of adorable Minecraft figures to retailers later this month that you can actually use in-game with Minecraft Earth Much like you can scan amiibo figures into games with the Nintendo Switch, these new toys will come in a variety of different mobs from the[...]

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Baby Yoda Brings the Cuteness with the New Plush Toy from Mattel

This time it looks like we’ll be getting an adorable 11-inch plush toy coming from Mattel that will be flying off shelves this spring If you were not aware, Baby Yoda is referred to as The Child in the Disney+ hit show The Mandalorian He has not only stolen our hearts but he is now about[...]

Mattel Releases A "Nonpartisan Uno" To Avoid Politics

Mattel Releases A "Nonpartisan Uno" To Avoid Politics

Mattel has released a brand new version of the classic card game called Nonpartisan Uno It's meant to be a light-hearted jab at the idea that politics have become so terrible the past few years, there was only one way to counter it! By removing the Red and Blue cards from the decks and replacing[...]

Bleeding Cool Holiday Gift Guide: Wrestling, WWE and More

Bleeding Cool Holiday Gift Guide: Wrestling, WWE and More

This ring, the Castle Grayskull Mania set, comes with the Castle-style ring and two figures, John Cena and Triple H.Mattel's WWE Ultimate Edition figures are also on shelves, with Ronda Rousey, Ultimate Warrior, Bret Hart, and Shinsuke Nakamura all available.These and tons more WWE products can be found here. WWE and wrestling fans can be[...]

"Magic: The Gathering" Inducted into Toy Hall of Fame!

"Magic: The Gathering" Inducted into Toy Hall of Fame!

Today,  the Strong Museum of Play, located in Rochester, NY, and home to the Toy Hall of Fame, inducted three new toys and games into their ranks. Among them, coloring books, Matchbox cars, and – as the title of my article suggests – Magic: The Gathering. Head of Tabletop Gaming for Magic, Bill Rose, spoke a bit […]


"Gaslands" - War Rig vs Highway Patrol Battle Report

My "Gaslands" Journey, Continued

Greetings, weary travelers! As you know we have been going through the Gaslands: Refuelled game quite a bit every Saturday and it seems that now is the time where things get a little bit… Batty. Now, I'm not talking about the massive issues with delirium caused by dehydration or insanity caused by the sudden and […]

"Gaslands" - War Rig vs Highway Patrol Battle Report

"Gaslands" – War Rig vs Highway Patrol Battle Report

Gaslands: Refuelled is an interesting game. Recently it became known that Osprey Games had run out of their initial stock of the game's rules manual, and it's getting increasingly harder to get ahold of a physical copy from online retailers for that reason. This serves as a testament to how awesome this game truly is. […]

Journey Into the "Gaslands", Part 4

Hobby: Building The War Rig For "Gaslands: Refuelled"

Gaslands: Refuelled is a game very unlike most any other I've played. Set in a Mad Max-style post-apocalyptic world where gas is the ultimate currency, Gaslands takes wasteland entertainment to a whole new level. While it shares a few similarities with Games Workshop's Aeronautica Imperialis (which I reviewed here a month ago), Gaslands manages to take similar […]

Journey Into the "Gaslands", Part 4

Hobby: Journey Of A "Gaslands" Newcomer, Part 4

Hey all! So, because it's been a few weeks of me writing weekly articles pertaining to Gaslands: Refuelled, I reckon I am no longer a "Newcomer" to the Gaslands. I just wanted to quickly explain the retitling of this story segment before diving into my fifth and final car, and then detailing my first game […]

"Gaslands: Refueled" to be Released Soon!

Hobby: Journey of a "Gaslands" Newcomer, Part 3

Hey there folks! Last Saturday I wrote about my continued journeys into the world of the game Gaslands, by Osprey Games. This series of articles started just a week before then. Today, I'm seeking to show off the rest of my load-out of cars for the new edition of the game, Gaslands: Refuelled. As discussed in […]

Hobby: Journey of a "Gaslands" Newcomer, Part 2

Hobby: Journey Of A "Gaslands" Newcomer, Part 2

Hey all! Last Saturday (September 21st), I wrote an article detailing the first steps I took towards playing the game Gaslands, by Osprey Games. Therein, I managed to get myself about nine die-cast miniature cars (Hot Wheels, for those wondering), and converted exactly three. Getting a decent paint job onto any of those vehicles was […]

"Gaslands: Refueled" to be Released Soon!

Hobby: Journey of a "Gaslands" Newcomer

"Gaslands: Refueled", a new edition of the "Gaslands" game by Osprey Games, has come out and with it, a new batch of miniature wargame players have arisen from the woodwork. I am looking to join their ranks within the hobby, and wish to play the game to that end. Gaslands takes place on an alternate-futuristic […]

"Gaslands: Refueled" to be Released Soon!

"Gaslands: Refueled" Hits Highways on September 19th!

Osprey Publishing, a publisher known for their model-agnostic games such as Frostgrave, Gaslands, and others, is coming out with a re-release for Gaslands, their take on a post-apocalyptic car-driven wargame. It's called Gaslands: Refueled, and it's slated to come out in book form in the next five days, on September 19th, 2019. According to Gaslands.com, the website […]

Barbie And Star Wars Team Up For New Figures

Barbie and Star Wars Team up for Some Fabulous Looking New Figures

Star Wars and Mattel are teaming up to release a new series of Barbie figures Three figures have been announced: Darth Vader, R2-D2 and the princess herself Princess Leia Unlike other figures though, two of these figures have been transformed to fit the Barbie style That's right, Vader and R2-D2 have been uniquely gender swapped[...]

Masters of the Universe Origins- Let's Look at the SDCC Debut Set

Masters of the Universe: Origins- Let's Look at the SDCC Debut Set

While they will still be producing things going forward, Mattel is bringing it all home.[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="1069155,1069156,1069157,1069158"]The big announcement at SDCC at the Mattel booth was the beginning of Masters of the Universe: Origins These figures will be based on the original figures from the 80's only updated to include modern articulation[...]

WWE Thrills at Mattel Panel, Reveals New Ghostbusters MOTU Crossovers

WWE Thrills at Mattel Panel, Reveals New Ghostbusters MOTU Crossovers

WWE and Mattel held their action figure panel just now in Room 6 at SDCC, and it was a lively crowd Hosted by Zack Ryder and Curt Hawkins, the panel featured the Mattel design team and WWE Superstars Becky Lynch, Kofi Kingston, and Rey Mysterio Kofi got the loudest cheers, and he responded by twerking[...]

"She-Ra and the Princesses of Power" - Mattel Makes Your New Toy BFFs

"She-Ra and the Princesses of Power" – Mattel Makes Your New Toy BFFs

Just in time for the start of San Diego Comic Con 2019, Mattel has announced a new line of She-Ra and the Princesses of Power dolls The figures, available July 18th exclusively at Target are adorable The announced line includes Glimmer (Karen Fukuhara), Bow (Marcus Scribner), Adora (Aimee Carrero), the She-Ra, and Catra (AJ Michalka) If[...]

SDCC 2019 Mattel Exclusives: Batman, She-Ra, MOTU, and More!

SDCC 2019 Mattel Exclusives: Batman, She-Ra, MOTU, and More!

Here we have a look at most of what Mattel will have at the show at their booth, including new Masters of the Universe sets, dolls from the Netflix She-Ra show, a cool Jurassic Park exclusive, Hot Wheels, and a cool Batman set Check it all out below, and follow the links on each to[...]

Batman Getting Two New SDCC Exclusives From Mattel

Batman Getting Two New SDCC Exclusives From Mattel

Mattel have revealed their plans to help celebrate The Dark Knight's 80th birthday at this years show, including a four figure multi-pack and a Hot Wheels exclusive celebrating the Batmobile from Tim Burton's 1989 film Both will be available at the Mattel booth on the show floor, and on Mattel's website in limited quantities after[...]