Tag: Vintage Mego

Vintage Mego: The 12″ Black Hole Line

Vintage Mego 12" Black Hole

Vintage Mego this week goes in, through, and beyond Mego’s relationship with Disney’s 1979 Science Fiction blockbuster, The Black Hole! This episode explicitly discusses the 12″ Mego line of action figures based on the Black Hole characters, considered one of Mego’s biggest failures. Why did it fail? We give you a breakdown while discussing its…

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…

Vintage Mego: Hall of Justice Playset

Mego Hall of Justice Playset

Vintage Mego this week looks at the Hall of Justice Playset for the Mego World’s Greatest Superheroes Toy Line. This deluxe Mego playset came out in 1976 when the Superheroes were the hottest action figure lines going. The Hall of Justice was not in the comics at the time, just the Super Friends animated show.…

Vintage Mego: 1976 Catalog Part 2- Cher- Ali- Comic Action Heroes

Mego 1976 Catalog Review

Part two of Vintage Mego’s Deep Dive into the classic Mego catalog from 1976 and we look at the amazing additions to such toylines as : Comic Action Heroes Cher Muhammad Ali Our Gang Games Watch the Marty Abrams Interview Here’ https://youtu.be/i09xYhE6CSk Get Toy-Ventures Magazine Issue 4 here: http://www.megomuseum.com/odeon/store…   Subscribe to the MegoMuseum Newsletter…

Vintage Mego: 1976 Catalog -Part 1- Star Trek- Superheroes

  Vintage Mego takes a Deep Dive into the classic Mego catalog from 1976 and we look at the amazing additions to such toylines as : Star Trek World’s Greatest Superheroes Wizard of Oz The Waltons Robin Hood T he Super Knights One Million BC Look for a part 2 video next week. Get Toy-Ventures…

DISCOVERED! THE COMIC ACTIVATOR

It’s not every day you see a new vintage Mego item, let alone a Mego Superhero item that you thought didn’t exist but today, we’ve got that going on. In 1977, Mego’s second year of the Comic Action Heroes, they began to solicit the Comic Activator, the catalyst item used in all the playsets save…

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   …

Vintage Mego: 1977 Mego Catalog part 2

Vintage Mego cracks open the pages of the 1977 Mego catalog and also we address some misconceptions about Mego. Part 2 subjects include Comic Action Heroes Happy Days One Million BC Starsky and Hutch King Kong Our Gang The Flinstones The Micronauts Buy Toy-Ventures Magazine here: www.toyventuresmagazine.com Join us at MegoMania https://www.facebook.com/groups/megomania Subscribe to our…

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:…

Vintage Mego: Planet of the Apes Bend ‘N Flex

This week’s installment of Vintage Mego is all about the Planet of the Apes Bend N Flex line, a short-lived but highly underrated line of Get Toy-Ventures Magazine here: http://www.megomuseum.com/odeon/store/products/ Facebook Group Mego Mania: https://www.facebook.com/groups/megomania/