Tag: marty abrams

Mint Off Card: Mego 14″ Joker Review

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″ Joker figure by Mego Corp. This is from the fourth wave of Target. Mint off Card is going on hiatus with this show as I’m…

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…

Mego Exclusive 14″ Joe Namath Action Figure

SDCC- This exclusive Joe Namath 14″ figure is limited to 300 units and only available at the Mego Booth (#830) at San Diego Comic Con. Better still you can get Joe himself to sign it as he’s the special guest at the Mego panel at SDCC this Friday. Marty Abrams, CEO of Mego Corp., speaks…

Mego’s Last Splash at ToyFair

Megto at toyfair 1982 launching the Eagle Force, from left to right Captain Eagler, Darren McGavin, Cathy Lee Crosby, Marty Abrams." width="917" height="505" /> Megto at toyfair 1982 launching the Eagle Force, from left to right Captain Eagler, Darren McGavin, Cathy Lee Crosby, Marty Abrams

If Mego had a lasting mark on  the toy fair, it was their showmanship. Marty Abrams brought a splash of colour to Toy Fair and with it, record sales year after year, his escapades would be copied in events and toy launches, that occur to this day. When Action Jackson launched, he brought in Milton Berle, for the…