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Weird Bootleg Mego Vending Machine Stickers

Mego Bootleg vending machine stickers

l Recently on an episode of Toy Ventures, we looked at a book containing a child’s sticker book from the mid-1970s. Among these were an oddity known to some collectors, these strange bootleg stickers of Mego Figures from Star Trek and Planet of the Apes. These full-figure stickers are about six inches tall and, like…

8 Pages of Mego from the ’75 Wards Christmas Catalog

Mego in 75 wards catalog megomuseum

1975 was a tremendous year for Mego, and one of their best partners was the now sadly defunct Montgomery Ward chain of Department stores. Mego created many an exclusive figure for MW in the 70s, and in 1975, the wishbook featured 8 pages of Mego goodness. Let’s dig in, shall we? The Mego Wizard of…

Mego Topps Figure Gallery

Mego Corp has released photos of the upcoming Topps figures due to arrive sometime in the next 60 days. These figures are highly anticipated and as you can see they vacillate between regular Mego bodies and the new “Bandless” MA24 style they’ve been touting. We at the MegoMuseum look forward to when these arrive and…

Vintage Mego: 1974 Mego Catalog- Superheroes- Apes – Monsters

New to the channel? Subscribe! ►https://bit.ly/3D3zxJK Vintage Mego this week looks at the 1974 Mego Catalog, an amazing year for the world’s greatest toy company featuring such creations as Action Jackson, Dinah-Mite, Fighting Yank, the World’s Greatest Superheroes, American West, Mad Monsters, and Planet of the Apes. Our magazine Toy-Ventures is available to order right…

Mint Off Card: Mego General Ursus (Planet of the Apes)

Because you demanded it! Mego Museum Mint Off Card takes a look at General Ursus from the Planet of the Apes. He’s one of the new figures from wave 13. It’s a modern Mego figure but with a classic Mego connection. You can Order the new Mego figures here Check out all the Wave 13…

Vintage Mego: Planet of the Apes Village

Vintage Mego looks at another classic Mego Play Set, this time it’s the Planet of the Apes Village from 1974. This episode is filmed in glorious BackYard-O-Vision! Get Toy-Ventures Magazine here: http://www.megomuseum.com/odeon/store/products/ Mego Museum Forums: http://megomuseum.com/community/activity.php   GET Issue 3 of Toy-Ventures here!   Subscribe to the MegoMuseum Newsletter here MegoMuseum Links: MegoMuseum Forums   …

And the next wave of Mego figures is…..

Solicitations have begun for the next wave of Mego action figures and it’s a wonderful mix of something for everyone and a triumphant return of the 14″ figures. According to sources, the following figures will launch this June:   You can Pre-Order  Mego characters from Entertainment Earth, proud sponsor of the MegoMuseum!     8″…

New Mego Figure Photo Reveals (Wave 12)

  Our friends at Mego corp (be sure to check out their amazing Facebook group Mego Ambassadors) have shared some new publicity shots of upcoming figures, particularly Cornelius, Dr. Zaius, the Karloff Frankenstein and his bride.   You can Pre-Order  Mego characters from Entertainment Earth, proud sponsor of the MegoMuseum!        Get Toy-Ventures…

Everything we know about Mego’s plans for Planet of the Apes

  Last night, in a Mego Ambassadors live stream, Marty Abrams himself announced in a pre-recorded message that Mego had signed a deal for the Planet of the Apes license. This brings a lot of joy to a large percentage of Mego collectors who have lobbied for a return to the forbidden zone since the…

Vintage Mego: Japanese Planet of the Apes

Vintage Mego this week talks about how Toy Maker Bullmark marketed the 1974 Mego Planet of the Apes line in Japan. They did a very unique and quite wonderful job of marketing this iconic toy range. Check out Hunter’s Planet of the Apes archive: https://pota.goatley.com/ MegoMania on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/megomania Buy Toy-Ventures Magazine issue 1 here:…