In a remarkable confluence of worlds, the digital NFT collectibles phenomenon VeeFriends has teamed up with the iconic Masters of the Universe @MastersOfficial franchise by Mattel @Mattel. This unexpected collaboration has resulted in the integration of Skilled Skeleton, a character from the VeeFriends universe, into the realm of He-Man and Skeletor.
— VeeFriends (@veefriends) September 26, 2023
With a history spanning more than four decades, Masters of the Universe has been a platform for exploring timeless themes of heroism and self-empowerment. This franchise has etched itself into the hearts of generations, young and old alike.
Picture a world where Skeletor, the archetypal antagonist of Masters of the Universe, endeavors to enhance the capabilities of his henchmen. Little does he anticipate that his pursuit of improvement will lead to an extraordinary encounter with Skilled Skeleton from the VeeFriends universe. As the narrative unfolds, Skeletor discovers a profound lesson: becoming a better leader is the key to achieving the results he desires.
What is Masters of the Universe Origins™ Skeletor® & VeeFriends™ Skilled Skeleton™ 2-Pack?
The result of the collaboration is Masters of the Universe Origins™ Skeletor® & VeeFriends™ Skilled Skeleton™ 2-Pack. It is a veritable treasure trove for collectors and enthusiasts, offering a diverse array of content:
- Skeletor: This figure boasts three swappable faceplates, five swappable hands, the Sword of Power, Havoc Staff, and an impressive 16 points of articulation.
- Skilled Skeleton: This striking figure not only glows in the dark but also features six swappable hands, a removable hood, formidable armor, a shareable VeeFriends flex chain, and 10 points of articulation.
- Mini Comic Strip: Delve deeper into the enchanting world of Masters of the Universe through the immersive storytelling of the included mini comic strip.
Presale starts October 6, 2023 at 12:00 PM ET for $45.00 (excluding tax and shipping). And the delivery of the products itself is expected in January 2024.
Exclusive Benefits for VeeFriends Holders
For those holding Series 1 Skilled Skeleton tokens, there’s a special treat in store:
- Receive (1) Free MOTU x Skilled Skeleton 2-Pack for each token owned.
- Gain access to an exclusive Meet.VF call with GaryVee, along with Mattel’s Senior Director of Product Design, Damon Nee, and Lead Packaging Designer, Roy Juarez.
- Enjoy prioritization for the MOTU x VeeFriends Meet.VF Q&A session.
For Series 2 Skilled Skeleton token holders:
- Access an exclusive Meet.VeeFriends call with GaryVee, alongside Mattel’s Senior Director of Product Design, Damon Nee, and Lead Packaging Designer, Roy Juarez.
- Witness a live unboxing session with GaryVee on Meet.VeeFriends.
As we eagerly await the release of the Masters of the Universe Origins Skeletor & VeeFriends Skilled Skeleton 2-Pack, an exciting event is on the horizon. Mark your calendars for a Meet.VeeFriends Livestream scheduled for September 26th, 2023, at 2 PM ET.
Mattel stands as a leading global toy company, boasting one of the most formidable catalogs of children’s and family entertainment franchises worldwide. The company is renowned for creating innovative products and experiences that inspire, entertain, and aid in children’s development through play. Mattel engages consumers through its portfolio of iconic brands, which includes Barbie®, Hot Wheels®, Fisher-Price®, American Girl®, Thomas & Friends®, UNO®, Masters of the Universe®, Monster High®, and MEGA®, among others. In addition to its products, Mattel offers film and television content, gaming and digital experiences, music, and live events. With operations in 35 locations, Mattel’s products are available in more than 150 countries through collaborations with leading retail and ecommerce companies. Since its inception in 1945, Mattel has been a trusted partner in empowering children to explore the wonder of childhood and reach their full potential.
Expanding the VeeFriends Entertainment Universe
Renowned for its diverse characters and innovative storytelling, VeeFriends continues to broaden its horizons through dynamic brand collaborations. This partnership with Mattel marks the second collaboration, following the successful launch of the VeeFriends UNO Card Game. However, this collaboration goes a step further by bringing Skilled Skeleton to life as an articulated figure!
This partnership underscores VeeFriends’ commitment to creating a wide range of products that cater to a broader audience. It’s not merely about collectibles; it’s about engaging fans of all ages through highly sought-after physical items, showcasing the brand’s adaptability to new mediums.