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Hey Bratz Fans!

It’s officially fall, and you know what that means – time to start scouring taobao daily for new Bratz! LOL! Today we found a listing for this fall’s Bratz Special Edition Cloe doll! Until now, all we had seen of Angel was her promo pic on the back of Yasmin’s box, but now we’ve got pix of her, deboxed and lookin’ seriously stunning! Check ’em out below.

Cloe! Click to view full-size.

Cloe! Click to view full-size.

WOW! We love her, even more than Yasmin! Her makeup is gorgeous – love the red lips! Her hair also looks to be nice quality. We are so lovin’ the throwbacks in this line. Fellow super-Bratzies will note that Cloe is working a new version of Bratz Holiday 2006’s Trinity dress, but remixed in a really nice, warm red & gold color scheme. We love the little glitter detailing all over it! Also a bit of a throwback are Cloe’s shoes! We are definitely here for all the returning classic Bratz shoe molds we’ve gotten this year! Hopefully Cloe & Yasmin will show up in stores soon, just in time for the holidayz!

Stay Tuned & Stay Stylin’!
Bratz Boulevard

Hey Bratz Fans!

Alex here, and if you haven’t already heard, the first wave of Bratzillaz Switch-A-Witch is in stores now in both the United States and Canada! Of course I had to run out and grab them as soon as I heard the news. Check ’em out below!

The Bratzillaz Switch-A-Witch wave 1 double pack next to Mattel's Monster High Create-A-Monser starter pack. Click to view full-size!

The Bratzillaz Switch-A-Witch wave 1 double pack next to Mattel’s Monster High Create-A-Monser starter pack. Click to view full-size!

First, I had to take a photo in the store of the BZ pack next to a Monster High Create-A-Monster set, and even to my surprise, they’re even more different from each other than previously though! The main similarity was the packaging, but even that’s hardly similar. Bratzillaz’ box has a more “warm”, redder color scheme, and features frames on the background, as well as a fun and curvy border on the front, keeping it in with the branding for the rest of the Bratzillaz products. Monster High went for a bright lime green background, with black rectangles corresponding to the placement of each piece. And speaking of placement, even that’s pretty different. Sure the arms are all together in both sets, but where else would they place them…? If you want to get technical, you could easily say Monster High AND Bratzillaz are copying the original “Build-A-Doll”, Betty Spaghetty! Packaging aside, the obvious difference is that the Bratzillaz double pack includes far more pieces, including not only what’s necessary to build both dolls, but to fully dress them head-to-toe as well. While the Create-A-Monster sets includes two basic dresses, one pair of shoes, one real-hair wig, and one molded-hair wig, Bratzillaz keep their witches covered in two tops, two skirts, two pairs of shoes, two saran wigs, two pairs of earrings, two bracelets, two hats, and two capes – one of which doubles as a belt! With the Bratzillaz set being $24.99, and the Monster High set at $19.99, it means you can technically get two fully-articulated, saran-haired, glass-eyes BZ dolls for $12.50 (cheaper than the basic “Core” assortment out now, which lacks articulation, saran hair, and glass eyes!) or one fully-dressed-but-not-accessorized, fully-articulated Monster High ghoul with either kenekalon or molded hair, and one without shoes for about $10 each, which is cheaper than the $14.99+ they’d force you to pay as stand-alone dolls, but still at least double what they’re worth based on quality! Just some facts for consumers to consider, now let’s get wicked! 😉

Sorry for the terrible photo, I was rushing to get them open LOL! Click to view full-size!

Sorry for the terrible photo, I was rushing to get them open LOL! Click to view full-size!

Here’s both sets from the first wave in their boxes! It’s a bit hard to tell, but each torso piece is actually a different mold! The leg molds are actually different on each witch too, surprisingly. Don’t worry, all three can share fashions with each other as well as with the other Bratzillaz too. Personally, I love that MGA is giving us this unexpected variety! Also, I already mentioned that the 2-pack is $24.99, but the single pack is $14.99 🙂

Left: Everything included in the double pack, laid out. Right: Everything included in the single pack, laid out. Click to view full-size!

Left: Everything included in the double pack, laid out. Right: Everything included in the single pack, laid out. Click to view full-size!

Here’s everything that both sets come with! The double pack includes: 2 heads, 2 torsos (with the waist joint!), 4 upper legs, 4 lower legs, 4 upper arms, 4 lower arms, 4 hands, 2 saran wigs, 2 pairs of shoes, 2 pairs of earrings, 2 bracelets, 2 hats, 2 capes (one of which doubles as a belt, as I mentioned above!), 2 tops, 2 bottoms, one brush, and instructions. Note that the background of the box makes an AMAZING backdrop for photos too!

The single pack includes: 1 head, 1 torso (with the waist joint!), 2 upper legs, 2 lower legs, 2 upper arms, 2 lower arms, 2 hands, 1 saran wig, 1 pair of shoes, 1 pair of earrings, 1 hat, 1 cape, 1 top, 1 bottom, 1 brush, and instructions.

And now that you’ve seen everything they come with, we can put them together and brew up three complete wicked glam witches!

The three combos I've made so far! Keep in mind that I used pieces from both sets, so you'd need to buy both in order to create these specifically. Click to view full-size!

The three combos I’ve made so far! Keep in mind that I used pieces from both sets, so you’d need to buy both in order to create these specifically. Click to view full-size!

Aren’t they amazing? MGA really did an outstanding job on this line. The black and white witch is so bold and edgy, and definitely not something you’d typically see on a stroll down the playline doll aisle! The witch in pink and green is another real cutie. I love her winged eye makeup, and of course that ‘fro is to die for! The single pack face is just amazing as well. When MGA does glass eyes, they do them RIGHT! She’s sporting the Bratzillaz’ world-famous glitter eyes in silver!

Here's a close-up of the black and white combination. The white lashes and RED lips are truly magical! Click to view full-size, or check her out at flickr.com/alexbabs

Here’s a close-up of the black and white combination. The white lashes and RED lips are truly magical! Click to view full-size, or check her out at flickr.com/alexbabs

Those EYES! I went for a bit of a 'tween' look for her, since her body type is the least matured. Maybe she got her scholarship to the Academy early? Click to view full-size, or check her out at flickr.com/alexbabs

Those EYES! I went for a bit of a ‘tween’ look for her, since her body type is the least matured. Maybe she got her scholarship to the Academy early? Click to view full-size, or check her out at flickr.com/alexbabs

Here's Miss 'Fro working it! If I were to give her a magical power, I'd probably give her the ability to control emotions! Since she's a bit clown-like, I think she should make people laugh! Click to view full-size or check her out at flickr.com/alexbabs

Here’s Miss ‘Fro working it! If I were to give her a magical power, I’d probably give her the ability to control emotions! Since she’s a bit clown-like, I think she should make people laugh! Click to view full-size or check her out at flickr.com/alexbabs

And here’s my video review on these packs as well!

 

Stay Tuned & Stay Stylin’!
Alex of Bratz Boulevard

 

 

 

Happy Holidays Bratz Fans!

Today we’ve got quite the holiday treat for you all, as we have an exclusive new photo of one of next year’s Bratz!

A Jade for next year! Click to view full-size

A Jade for next year! Click to view full-size

Here’s Kool Kat! This is definitely going to be a fantasy line of some sort, just check out all of those molded wing details! Normally we wouldn’t approve, but MGA has really managed to pull this look off with lots of great, fashion-forward details! We will definitely try to get more info on this amazing line, so as always….

Stay Tuned & Stay Stylin’!
Bratz Boulevard

Bratz Music Video Maker

November 1, 2012

Hey Bratz Fans!

Bratz.com has come out with a super stylin’ new game for everyone to play for free! It’s called Bratz Style Starz Music Video Maker, and as you can probably guess from the name, you can make your very own music video starring the Cloe, Sasha, Yasmin, and Jade in their superb Style Starz fashions! What’s really cool is you can select to have the girls wearing either their first or second wigs while they rock out, as well as tons of other cool graphics!

Check it out now:
http://www.bratz.com/en-us/section/playgames/games/bratzmusicvideomaker

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Stay Tuned & Stay Stylin’!
Bratz Boulevard

Hey Bratz Fans!

You might remember when we exclusively revealed most of this fall’s Bratz artwork, way back in the beginning of the summer. Well we’ve done it again with today’s update! Remember the artwork of the Bratz girlz rockin’ their 2nd Boutique fashions used in Bratz Fashion Boutique the videogame, and the new Bratz Style Starz app? Now we’ve got a few of the full-sized, high quality, full-body versions of these illustrations! Check ’em out below

L-R: Jade in her 2nd Boutique dress, Sasha sans shopping bags with some brown contacts and hot red lipstick, Yasmin in her 2nd Boutique dress, and Yas again, this time without her shopping bags, and a more natural look without her cute green contacts! Click to view full-size!

Don’t you all just love when MGA makes more than one set of art for a line? Totally brings us back to 2002, when every doll had a ton of artwork made just for her! We really dig Jade’s Kool Kat couture the most, but how about all of you? Let us know on the forum, tweet us @BratzBoulevard, and “Like” us on facebook to let us know there!

Stay Tuned & Stay Stylin’!
Bratz Boulevard

Hey Bratz Fans!

Tonight’s update is on the new Chic Mystique Meygan doll! If you remember, we found her art work (as well as all of the other Bratz artwork for fall 2012 – major score on our part!) back in July, but until now, we haven’t heard anything about her! Today an ebay listing for her went up though, and confirms her release as a Toys R Us exclusive. Check out the seller photo below!

The new Bratz Chic Mystique Meygan doll! Click to view full size.

She’s certainly stunning in our opinions – definitely one of the best in the line! She appears to be inspired by a funky green parakeet, which is totally cute! So what do you all think? Let us know at the forum!

Stay Tuned & Stay Stylin’!
Bratz Boulevard

Hey Bratz Fans!

Yet another big update today, this time on the Bratz Style Starz line! We now have the final promo photos of Style Starz Sasha!

Style Starz Sasha! On the left is her first wig, and on the right is her second. As always, click to view in full!

OMG! She’s totally stunning! We are so happy to see that her dress is still very detailed, like her artwork and prototype – we ADORE the candy on the front! She has ditched her leggings, but in our opinions, she looks much better without them! Her shoes are the Chic Mystique mold, but they look to be in a a new color that looks fantastic on her. And while we knew her first wig would be blue, we’re just now seeing that her second one is a very cute “cotton candy” shade of pink! Both look stunning, and of course very Katy Perry-inspired. Also worth noting is that while the other girls all include sunglasses, Sasha’s headwear accessory is a cute, metallic pink headband with a bow on it!

Stay Tuned & Stay Stylin’!

Bratz Boulevard