Article Archive for 28 July 2013

Mattel Disney Toon PLANES: Deluxe Versions Coming With “Avionics”
Posted in Disney Planes, Mattel Disney Planes Diecast on 28 July 2013
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Mattel also has “deluxe” versions coming – only three announced … Turbo Dusty, Bravo & El Chupacabra … These all have mini batteries so it seems clear they will have sounds – unlike CARS, there’s no headlights on planes so maybe they will skip the ‘lights’ portion? (They will probably not bother to add mini […]

Disney Store PLANES: Zed Arrives
Posted in Disney Planes, Disney Store on 28 July 2013
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After the initial hurrah from the Disney Store, there hasn’t been anything new diecast-wise for PLANES until now. Of course, Zed pretty much looks like Ned (his twin presumably) except their color schemes are reversed. “John H.” who sends along these photos also notes … “A couple of quality issues. Our Zed’s propeller is fairly […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS Diecast: Convoy Brothers Almost Unboxed
Posted in Disney, Disney Pixar, Disney Pixar CARS 3 on 28 July 2013
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First step of the D23 Expo Convoy Brothers is to admire the exterior box – awesome. Today, it’s time to snap a few more photos close up. Well, not quite take the plastic lid off just yet … you must approach by stealth. Yea, if you’re going to quibble on the .01%, it would’ve been […]