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Kenner Super Powers Brainiac Action Figure Costume

Here is a fun image that was found with a group of Kenner internal slides from Toy Fair.  It is a Brainiac costume that resembles the action figure from the Super Powers toy line.  Using costumes at Toy Fair to interact … Continue reading

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Kenner Super Powers Green Lantern Engineering Pilot

Here is a neat Super Powers Green Lantern pre-production piece.  I’m not sure of the exact purpose this item served, but engineering pilots such as this help give us a glimpse into Kenner’s complex design process.  An engineering pilot typically … Continue reading

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Super Powers Is Back!

  Calling all Kenner Super Powers fans!  It’s back baby!!   Revealed at Toy Fair 2014 Mattel is bringing back our beloved line.  There is not a lot info about these yet, but we will let you know more as … Continue reading

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Kenner Original Art Concept Board for Unproduced The Joker Van

This is an original art concept board for Kenner’s unproduced Joker’s Van toy.  The concept board is believed to have been used to pitch a “The Joker” toy line.  The Joker line may have been pitched as a stand alone … Continue reading

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A Look Back at Kenner’s Toy Building History in Cincinnati

Cincinnati.com has posted a great slide show reminiscing about Kenner’s toy building history in Cincinnati.  There are some amazing behind the scenes photos of toy production and testing.  Highly recommend checking it out here! Image property of Cincinnati.com.  

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Kenner’s Robin Hood Line Created by Dr. Frankenstein?

Action Figure Insider has posted a great article over on their blog about how the designers of Kenner’s Robin Hood line borrowed many ideas from other toy lines when creating the action figures and play sets.  Amazing to see how … Continue reading

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Limited Edition Super Powers Fine Art Print

If you are a fan of Kenner’s Super Powers toy line, and I know you are, check out this awesome fine art print!  Mondo and Sideshow Collectibles have teamed up to create this limited screen print by artist Tom Whalen. … Continue reading

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Super Powers Retailer Offer Extension Letter And Cards

Here’s an interesting item sent in by Super Powers collector Chip Cataldo.  Chip is a regular contributor over on the Super Powers Blog, a site you will definitely want to add to your list of Kenner sites to visit regularly. … Continue reading

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Super Powers Batmobile Groom’s Cake!

Here is a story about an awesome groom’s cake inspired by the Super Powers Batmobile.  Great idea and execution! Source: USA Today

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