Exclusive Mike Modano Figure Announced
McFarlane Toys is very excited to announce that they will be part of this year's NHL All-Star Trading Card and Memorabilia Show at the NorthPark Mall in Dallas on Jan. 20-21, 2007. The show will be open during mall hours Saturday, 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM and Sunday 12:00 PM-6:00 PM.
The Mike Modano figure is their first-ever NHL Event Exclusive. They will be bringing a limited production run of 3,000 figures to the show and selling them for $15.
Todd McFarlane is planning on attending the event and will be signing autographs in the Player's Pavilion. Scheduled signings are on Saturday, Jan. 20 from 3-3:45PM and Sunday, Jan. 21 from 4-4:45PM. Fans are also likely to catch him at the McFarlane Toys booth throughout the day on Sunday.
The show will be free to attend and will also feature a large display of the NHL's trophies and free player autographs.
Mike Modano and the Dallas Stars secured their first Stanley Cup in 1999 with a heart-stopping triple-overtime 2-1 victory in Game Six over the Buffalo Sabres. Our figure commemorates Dallas' championship, and immortalizes Modano in the moment all hockey players dream of -- hoisting the Stanley Cup.
About McFarlane Toys:
Grammy- and Emmy-winning Producer/Director Todd McFarlane, best known as the creator of Spawn, is the creative force behind McFarlane Toys. The international award-winning company is one of America's top action figure manufacturers. McFarlane is also well-known in the sports collectibles world as the owner of several historically significant home run baseballs including Mark McGwire's #70 and Barry Bonds #73. McFarlane has reshaped the sports collectibles market with the introduction of McFarlane's Sports Picks NHL, NFL, NBA and MLB action figure lines. McFarlane Toys debuted their legends lines in 2004 with the Cooperstown Collection and the NHL Legends series, followed by the basketball and football series. With McFarlane's details, accuracy and a reputation for delivering picture-perfect facial likenesses, McFarlane's Sports Picks has been a sellout success with every series and can be found at most major retailers for about $10. In addition to sports, the company produces action figures of pop culture and cult horror icons from movies, music, comic books and video games. Recently released are lineups from ABC's hit series LOST, The Simpsons, Hanna Barbera and the launch of McFarlane's Pop Culture Masterworks 3D Album Covers. Additionally, marquee lines include Tim Burton's Corpse Bride, Dreamwork's Oscar-winning film Wallace and Gromit, popular cult-flick Napoleon Dynamite, Motley Crue, Slash, Elvis, Beatles' Yellow Submarine, Conan and McFarlane's signature creation, Spawn. For more information, visit http://www.spawn.com.