Some articles on super powers, line, super powers line, super:
... Prior to the Super Powers Collection, one manufacturer (in this case, the Mego Corporation) licensed both DC and Marvel characters for action figures ... by Mattel, came onto the retail toy scene, it was set up as direct competition for the Kenner line ... These figures, similar in scale to the Super Powers Collection, introduced a competing marketing strategy between manufacturers of Marvel and DC action figures ...
... Since Kenner had stopped production of DC Comics character figures in 1986 when the Super Powers line folded, DC Comics granted the license to the up and coming toy company, Toy Biz, in 1989 ... DC Comics character figures under the name DC Comics Super Heroes, a name that would later be used again by different toy companies (see below) ... Also in 1989, the South American toy company Pacipa bought old Super Powers molds to create a line of DC Comics character figures called Super Amigos ...
Famous quotes containing the words line and/or powers:
“The English never draw a line without blurring it.”
—Winston Churchill (18741965)
“The Powers whose name and shape no living creature knows
Have pulled the Immortal Rose;
And though the Seven Lights bowed in their dance and wept,
The Polar Dragon slept,
His heavy rings uncoiled from glimmering deep to deep....”
—William Butler Yeats (18651939)