Jakks and Mattel news from Toy Fair 2011
Feb 16, 2011 - by staff
- Andre The Giant will be released in 2011 most likely as an exclusive.
- A figure of Mr. McMahon is in the works.
- There are plans to do a figure of Jerry Lawler based off of his current run.
- They want to make Stephanie McMahon but have yet to get her approval.
- They have a list of about 200 Legends they want to make.
- There are a handful of guys that WWE will not let them make but they did not say who.
- They were told by WWE that nno more DX figures will be allowed at this time which I find odd considering the new DX DVD will be out soon.
- Bret Hart will be released in 2011.
- There is talk of selling stands and exclusive figures on MattyCollector.com.
- Dixie Carter has been scanned and is due out in 2011.
- A Hardy Boys 2 pack is planned as a Ringsidecollectibles.com exclusive for 2011.
- Generation Me and Shannon Moore are both due out in 2011.
- They plan on making the entire roster including announcers and such.
- A real scale Ultimate X ring is is in the plans.
- The Ruthless Impact line which was a Wal-Greens exclusive has been put on hold.
- They are currently working on the Immortal World Title for a figure scale and toy replica release.