Tag: worlds greatest superheroes

First Look: Mego Bizarro from Wave 18

Mego Bizarro

Far out in the universe exists the square bizarro world – home to the imperfect duplicates of Superman and his friends. Bizarro was intended to be the opposite of Superman. Superman being good… Bizarro would then be evil. The duplication process didn’t go as planned – Superman was intelligent, so Bizarro ended up being ……

Mego Wave 18 Red Tornado first look!

Mego Red Tornado Reveal

With the power of cyclone-force winds, Mego is bringing fan favourite, Red Tornado, to the 50th Anniversary World’s Greatest Super-Hero collection! The Red Tornado was created by supervillain Dr. Morrow to defeat the Justice League. Red Tornado “contemplated the nature of good and evil and decided that good was the superior force”. He then used his…

Impressive Offering of Vintage Mego @Hakes Auction

Rare Mego at Hake's Auctions Black Hole Humanoid

Hake’s Premier Spring auction is now open for bidding and we wanted to spotlight some of the incredible Vintage Mego in this offering. Get in on all the auction action at hakes.com! Black Hole Humanoid on Grand Toys Card. POPY MEGO KEN OWASHI GATCHAMAN IN BOX. A complete set of Mego Planet of the Apes…

ToyFair 2023: Mego World’s Greatest Superheroes & Super Gals!

Mego Superheroes at Toyfair 2023

Thanks to our friend Frank @AbsolutelyRetro, we’ve got some shots of the Mego 2023 ToyFair booth and there is a lot to unpack starting with the Mego World’s Greatest Superheroes toy line. We see the promised upcoming wave of 50th Anniversary Mego World’s Greatest Superheroes decked out in their vintage-looking window boxes. As well, we…

Mego Meet Mitt Update!

Good news from our factory, the Mego Meet Mitt is in production and almost on it’s way to Mego Meet 2023/ Power-Con. PRESENTING THE MEGO MEET MITT!A life-sized foam replica of a Mego WGSH “oven mitt” gloves. These will be given out FREE to attendees of Mego Meet 2023 while supplies last. Special Thanks to…

Vintage Mego: Secret Identity World’s Greatest Superheroes

Mego Secret Identities

New to the channel? Subscribe! ►https://bit.ly/3D3zxJK Vintage Mego this week talks about Bruce, Peter, Clark and Dick. The Mego Secret Identity outfits are one of the hardest if not the most challenging sets to collect in the world’s greatest superheroes pantheon. Why is that and what is the history? we touch on that and talk…

Vintage Mego: Captain Americar (Worlds Greatest Superheroes)

Vintage Mego this week looks at the Mego World’s Greatest Superheroes Captain Americar, which was released in 1976 and only sold for one brief year. Why did Spider-Man and Captain America even get cars? We discuss that and more in the week’s installment. Join us at MegoMania: https://www.facebook.com/groups/megomania Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwYta3nz_7FAzPvP8FPSgpg?view_as=subscriber  …

Exclusive! The World’s Greatest Mego Heroes Revealed!

Thanks to our friends at Mego Corp (Please check out their Facebook group Mego Ambassadors) we have an exclusive look at the finsihed factory versions of the World’s Greatest Mego Heroes hitting stores this fall. Exclusive currently only to Meijer Stores (although more retailers may be announced down the line) the World’s Greatest Mego Heroes…

Mego Wholesale Catalog from 1975

Long before License2Play, Mego often dealt with Toy Wholesalers and here we have a rare look at a catalog page from 1975, showcasing all the Mego items your store could buy from M.W. Kasch Company, a Wisconsin based toy wholesaler serving no doubt the many independent toy and gift shops that once dotted our landscape.…

Vintage Mego : Greatest American Hero

This week’s episode delves into one of Mego’s most lamented licenses, the popular television series “The Greatest American Hero” we explore what did get released and what didn’t and how the heck did those prototypes get out there?   Subscribe to our YouTube channel www.megomuseum.com Written and hosted by Brian Heiler (@plaidstallions)