People come in and think they have something that's rare, but it's actually really common,'' said Derth Obbink, owner of The Flip Side, a Woodland Hills store specializing in collectibles
RC2 markets its collectible
and hobby products under a portfolio of brands including Johnny Lightning([R]), Racing Champions([R]), Ertl([R]), Ertl Collectibles
([R]), AMT([R]), JoyRide([R]) and JoyRide Studios([R]).
A lot of these collectibles
appeal to the adult male collector, the ones who have the income now to get the toys back that their mothers threw out,'' said Chris Byrne, a toy consultant who runs TheToyGuy.
The Franklin Mint plans to introduce new "limited edition" products starting in early 2007, including fine art sculptures, heirloom collectible
dolls, commemorative coins, designer jewelry, precision die-cast models and historic reproductions.
WESTLAKE VILLAGE - With ``The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers'' already taking the nation's megaplexes by storm, Sideshow Toy's newest line of collectibles
based on the movie franchise may benefit from the fan fervor surrounding the film.
Competitively priced, the HyperScan[TM] game system comes complete with the console, one controller (designed for tween-sized hands), one X-Men[TM] CD game and six X-Men[TM] collectible
game cards for an MSRP of $69.
Younger people have money and are doing the collecting today,'' said Janice Johnson, who with her husband, Rick, owns the Sherman Oaks Antique Mall in Encino, an oasis of pop-culture collectibles
best known for its popular Breyer(R) model horse line, to handle distribution of Corgi collectibles
in the specialty trade in the U.
Additional releases include highly collectible
sets such as Flaming Eternity (March), Dark Revelation 1 (March), The Lost Millennium (June), Dark Beginning 2 (July), and Dark Revelation 2 (October) to name a few.
com and will launch new collectibles
products on Monday, Nov.
Carmelo (mid-October) Box Set, featuring autographed cards of two of the most collectible
players to enter the NBA; the Disney-Pixar Treasures card set, featuring the upcoming Disney-Pixar flick "The Incredibles" (late October), as well as additional Disney-Pixar favorites; Flashback Fever
UDE specializes in collectible
trading cards and games such as the wildly popular Yu-Gi-Oh