Unlike batman and robin, who share that distinction, mego superman was the only figure who stayed essentially the same because of mego running the same character for nearly ten years at different production facilities, there are some minor variations of mego superman in material texture, though no vinyl capes have been. Great deals on mego batman action figure comic book hero action figures. The movie, the worlds first but definitely not last comic book blockbuster movie. Before mego jumped into the realm of action figures, the company, founded in the early 1950s by dr. These toys were made in hong kong and sold for less than a dollar. Buy mego superman comic book hero action figures and get the best deals. Worlds greatest super heroes was a line of action figuresintroduced by mego in 1972, featuring a range of comic book characters from both and dc comics. In the early 1980s mego produced dolls and vehicles for the popular tv shows chips, dallas, dukes of hazzard, and the greatest american hero. Mego superman comic book heroes action figures for sale ebay. The original superman comic book series is the most popular series. The line was given the name worlds greatest super heroes, which was taken from a regular animated cartoon series featuring characters such as batman and the lone ranger.
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