Category: mego corp

Mego Magnetic Super Heroes Prototypes Discovered

Pretty awesome discovery thanks to our pal Eddy, the original Marx toys catalog featuring the Mego Magnetic Superheroes. Even though these toys were actually produced and sold in Italy by GIG, we’d never seen these early versions of the figures with a shocking surprise. The figures were originally intended to have shooting fists, just like…

Mego Wave Four Reveal: Farrah is returning to Mego!

Mego Corp has been busy bringing back some of their biggest names of the 1970s with the announcement of Muhammad Ali, Joe Namath and now in a MegoMuseum exclusive reveal, Farrah Fawcett is set to return to the World’s Greatest Toy Company.   Farrah was originally a 12″ doll when she debuted in 1977 but…

14″ Black Manta is Coming from Mego Corp.

Mego Corp. gave fans a taste of what 2018 has to offer in the form of this awesome 14″ Black Manta figure. Can Aquaman be in the same wave (pun intended)? I think we know that answer.     Shop for Mego on Ebay and each click supports us a little bit, thanks! DOWNLOAD MEGOZINE…

Target reveals new 8″ Joe Namath figure

An interesting glimpse of what Mego Corp. will have to offer in 2019 popped up on the Target website yesterday with this 8″ Joe Namath figure.   The description is below: The New York Jets, led by quarterback Joe Namath, rocked the sports world and the country in 1969, by becoming the first American Football…

CustoMego Creations 3: Men From Atlantis

CustoMego Creations is web series that serves a platform for our community of talented Mego makers and will hopefully inspire that creative energy in others. what we plan to have is guest hosts each week sharing their skills and ideas. We’re starting with a small group but plan to expand after that and hopefully, get…

Mego Corp. 2019 Update

Mego President Joel Rosenzweig gave us an update on Facebook as to what we can expect with regards to Mego next year: “Though the Target exclusive for 2018 is ending in a few days, they will continue with some exclusive figures for next year as Mego begins rolling out new figures to other retailers around…

3 Ways to Make it a Mego Christmas

With Mego product returning to toy shelves, we’re faced with the wonderful notion that for the first time in 35 years, children will be unwrapping Mego action figures this Christmas. We have three different ways to make Christmas more “Mego-ey” …it’s a word. Special thanks to Rachel Baker for csuper funthis video, you can check…

MegoMuseum Mint Off Card: The 14″ Flash by Mego Corp.

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 14 inch Flash by Mego Corp, available at Target stores right now! Tell us what you think of the Mego DC Comics line now that wave…

Mego announces Muhammad Ali License at Supercon

At this past weekend’s Lousiville SuperCon, Mego CEO announced that once again, Mego had the license to produce action figures of boxing legend, Muhammad Ali. Mego famously debuted the world’s first action figure of Ali at Toyfair 1976, which the champ himself famously attended. Little is known when they new Mego Ali figure will debut…

CustoMego Creations #1: The Black Hood

Welcome to Custom Mego Creations, a new series of how to videos aimed at Mego Collectors and customizers. Since our inception over 20 years ago, the MegoMuseum has always embraced custom figures. We the practice change and evolve but the most important thing was that we weren’t responsible, it was the community itself, people sharing…