2007 Merchandise & Miscellaneous News Archives

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March 7, 2007: Mego 8" Super-Heroes: World's Greatest Toys!

Fans of the Mego Superhero toys of the 1970s rejoice! There's a new book available that no toy collector will want to be without...

Mego 8" Super-Heroes: World's Greatest Toys! by Benjamin Holcomb is lavishly illustrated with thousands of charts, checklists and color photographs, it's an obsessive examination of legendary toy company Mego (pronounced "ME-go"), and the extraordinary line of super-hero action figures that dominated the toy industry throughout the 1970s.

Featuring a chronological history of Mego, interviews with former employees and Mego vendors, fascinating discoveries never revealed elsewhere, and thorough coverage of each figure and packaging variant, this full-color hardcover is the definitive guide to Mego.

Brad Meltzer, New York Times-bestselling author and writer of DC's Justice League of America raves, "I've waited thirty years for this magical, beautiful book". While Chip Kidd, internationally-recognized graphic designer and author of Batman Collected, deemed it "a stunning visual experience."

Mego 8" Super-Heroes: World's Greatest Toys!
Hardcover: 256 pages
Publisher: TwoMorrows Publishing
(October 25, 2007)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1893905829

Pre-order this book now from Amazon.com and visit the book's official website.

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