Video game developer Mediatonic collaborates with toymaker Mattel to bring “Masters of the Universe” figurines in the style of “Fall Guys” beans.
Mattel is a toy manufacturing company, with its headquarters in California, America. The lucky company now has the opportunity to bring “Masters of the Universe” characters to life. Collaborating with Mediatonic, the pair is covering some of the most iconic characters from the fictional universe.
WHAT IS “MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE”?
For those who are unfamiliar with the fictional universe, it is a sword and planted-themed media franchise. It is a superhero series consisting of comics, films and books.
WHAT IS “FALL GUYS”?
“Fall Guys” is a platform battle royal game. It consists of jelly bean-like characters. Throughout the game, the characters compete against each other in mini-games.
The collaboration with Mattel features a limited edition multi-pack, consisting of multiple special characters from the “Masters of the Universe” realm. The packaging encompasses representation both the world and battle game aesthetic.
The figures are being sold in ltd ed. multipacks for players. As well as the figurines, there is also the chance to play as one of the characters in “Fall Guys”.
These characters will be included according to Hypebeast,
“Covering some of the cartoon series’ most iconic characters, the collection will see the likes of He-Man, Skeletor, Teela and Battle Cat all immortalized in the style of the hit platformer’s cute Beans. They’ll also have their own accessories, including He-Man’s Power Sword, Skeletor’s Havoc Staff, Teela’s own sword and Battle Cat’s Armored Helm.”
Attendees at San Diego’s Comic-Con got an early look at the designs and will be able for purchase from Mattel Creations and the Mattel Shop when the pre-sale period starts.
“Fans should also be on the lookout for the iconic MOTU characters to soon join Fall Guys in-game,” teased the companies. However, a release date for the in-game characters is currently unknown.
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