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AKA Brian. Curator/helper monkey on the Mego Museum. Webmaster/Creator of Plaidstallions.com . President (and sole employee) of Odeon Toys. Freelance pop culture writer, toy historian and author of the book "Rack Toys: Cheap, Crazed Playthings" which is now available. Shoe size is 15 wide.

Coming Soon: Mego Museum Action Jackson Trading Cards

Debuting at MegoMeet this weekend, the Mego Museum Action Jackson Trading Card Sneak peek!   MegoMuseum in conjunction with Castawaytoys.com plans to release a set of all 18 Action Jackson outfit cards in 2018. More details will follow but the sneak peek card will be available to all visitors of Mego Meet 2018 free of…

Batman and the Outsiders coming from Figures Toy Company!

When the Justice League wouldn’t help, Batman rallied more of the World’s Greatest Heroes into an all new super squad to fight the forces of evil. Now, those same heroes that stood by the Caped Crusader are coming to Figures Toy Company in an all new retro figure series inspired by classic DC Comics characters.…

More Mego Outfits on Cheap Fashion Doll discoveries

Our pal David tracked down yet another in the growing number of “Mego Outfits on Low cost Fashion Dolls” series. This time it’s the jumpsuit worn by Dr. Kate Macrae in “the Black Hole” outfit. Good eye David. Also, he discovered yet another Star Trek doll, this time she’s a blonde. I’m going to call her Janice. So…

Marty Abrams is coming to Mego Meet!

This just in Mego Meet 2018 is excited to announce special guest Mego CEO Martin Abrams. Marty will be holding court on Saturday June 2nd, telling stories of MEGO past and giving a sneak peek of MEGO future. This will be a Mego Meet you won’t want to miss! Mego Meet 2018 is June 1st…

Mego was going to make Superhero Vitamins, seriously.

When we published our list of the “Top Ten Mego Superhero items that never got made” recently, we forget to mention one of the more interesting rumors that swirl around the World’s Greatest Toy Company. The concept that Mego was developing “World’s Greatest Superhero” vitamins was confirmed by the late Neal Kublan when interviewed by…

KISS DYNASTY FROM FIGURES TOY COMPANY

All right you rockin’ retro figure fanatics, it’s time for the hottest band in the world to take the stage once again! Figures Toy Company has used their “Magic Touch” to bring forth the collection that KISS fans have been clamoring for. Available now at Figures Toy Company is a new figure series that takes…

Mego Meet 2018 Official Commercial!

Mego Meet 2018 is June 1st & 2nd – Columbus, Ohio This is the Mego Collector gathering of the year! Mego Meet 2018 will be held June 1st – 2nd in Columbus, Ohio at the Courtyard by Marriott Columbus West. This will be our fourteenth year, and I am pleased to announce that we FINALLY…

Mego Ali and Becnkenbauer in Germany

  Another wonderful catalog scan from Germany to add to our archive, this one features MC Toys/Mego’s Franz Beckenbauer and the Muhammad Ali figure set. We knew the Ali figures were sold in Canada and the UK but Germany is a new one to us! Awesome (thanks to Eddy for the glorious scan!)   Shop…

Jail break in Gotham City!

The two notorious supervillains were previously released as Prisoner variants to coincide with FTC’s fleet of DC Comics vehicles. The only way you could get Penguin was by purchasing the Mobile Bat-Lab, and Joker was the figure included with the Gotham City Police Transport Van. Now, for those who haven’t had a chance to purchase…