Category: mego corp

Vintage Mego 6: Superhero Shuttles!

This week’s installment of Vintage Mego covers the weird Superhero (formerly Micronauts) Shuttle toys produced by Mego (using the Lion Rock Logo) for the Pocket Superheroes line. These are an interesting footnote in the Mego Superheroes story and kind of fun! For more information on the Superhero Shuttles, please visit the Mego Museum gallery page:…

Discovered! Original Mego Head Sculpts

It is truly rare to find something related to mego production after all these years, prototypes, original sculpts and proof cards are actively traded in other action figure circles but there really has not been a great deal of Mego items that have come to the surface. That’s why it’s so exciting to discover that…

Vintage Mego 5: Mighty Mightor From France

  Another installment of Mego Museum Vintage Mego, this time we look at the Mighty Mightor 12″ action figure that was exclusive to France but made by Mego, the World’s Greatest Toy Company. We explore why Pin Pin Toys would choose to create an action figure based on a ten-year-old cartoon. For more information on…

Mint Off Card: Nosferatu from Mego Corporation

A new episode of “Mego Museum Mint off Card”, where we de-card a new Retro Figure and let you explore what’s inside. Our subject this week is the new Nosferatu figure coming this March from Mego Corp. This is the first look at what Mego has in store for us in 2019 and we take…

Mego Launches “Head’s Up” at ToyFair 2019

Mego Corporation is launching a new toy concept this year and while not action figure related, they are still licensed products. Head’s Up is a new series of “Collect-A-Balls” with stands, featuring such characters as Spongebob Squarepants, Marvel Comics, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, South Park, Beavis and Butthead and of course, KISS. Mego is at…

Exclusive! First Look at 14″ KISS from Mego

As we begin the 2019 Toyfair, here is the first bit of news from Mego Corporation (which is exhibiting at Booth #2553) and that’s the announcement of 14″ KISS figures and our first exclusive look at the Star Child himself, Paul Stanley! This is certainly just the beginning of what is going to be a…

Vintage Mego 3: Prehistoric Animals from Mego One Million BC

Welcome to another installment of Vintage Mego. This week we talk about the Mego One Million BC line and the series of awesome “Prehistoric Animals” that were created for the line. These (mostly dinosaurs) creatures are actually some of the hardest to find items produced by Mego and well, they’re a lot of fun. For…

Exclusive: Mego Corp. Announces 14″ Star Trek line

The Megomuseum has received an exclusive news story from Mego Corporation! One of the many new mego items making its debut at Toyfair 2019 will be a 14″ line of Star Trek figures. Mego launched the 14″ format with the very popular DC Superheroes brand this past year and are now expanding that universe with the crew (and…

Mego Andre the Giant: MegoMuseum Mint off Card Review

One more episode of “Mego Museum Mint off Card”, where we de-card a new Retro Figure and let you explore what’s inside. I know last week I said it MOC was going on hiatus but then I managed to get myself an Andre the Giant from wave four Target Exclusive series and thought we’d end…

Vintage Mego 1: Introduction and Gateway Mego Discussion

Welcome to Vintage Mego, a bi-weekly discussion of Mego toys produced during their “Golden Age” also known as our childhood. This week’s installment serves as an introduction to the series and also, a discussion of your “Gateway mego” the action figure that saw you become a collector. Tell us us what your “Gateway Mego” was…