Tag: Bumblebee


by Jim Abell
January 7, 2019
This ad for Walmart’s grocery pickup service showed up in my YouTube feed this morning and I was blown away with how much they managed to cram into 90 seconds.


by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
December 25, 2018
Sandy and Bumblebee My wife Sandy found Bumblebee wandering around the local Walmart.  The marketing campaign in Rhode Island had a live actor appear at several Walmarts across the state.  The actor did not speak, but was accompanied by a handler (probably a Decepticon in disguise) who spoke for him and assisted unknowing visitors with photographs.  Mothers and…


by Daniel Pickett
November 14, 2018
This week the Toy Industry Association announced the nominees for all 17 categories the 2019 Toy Of The Year Awards. This year is the third year they have included an Action Figure of the Year category and the third year we here at AFi have the honor of helping them with the reveal announcement of…


by Daniel Pickett
May 19, 2017
Today, Build-A-Bear Workshop launched a new Transformers collection that includes a Make-Your-Own Transformers Optimus PrimeTM Bear and a Make-Your-Own Transformers BumblebeeTM Bear, as well as related costumes, accessories and sounds, based on the popular Transformers franchise. The collection, launching ahead of the premiere of Transformers: The Last Knight on June 23, marks the first time…


by Daniel Pickett
July 7, 2016
  Building on our long-standing tradition of offering an unbeatable assortment of toys for kids and the mature collector community, Toys“R”Us has revealed its lineup of exclusive playthings that will be available at the highly-anticipated 2016 Comic Convention taking place next month in San Diego (products/descriptions below).   Conventioneers and online shoppers will find must-have…


by Daniel Pickett
April 18, 2016
Here are the latest and greatest solicitations from the good people at DC Collectibles.  These products will appear and be available to pre-order in the next issue of Diamond’s Previews at your local comic book shop.    The products announced in this solicitation will be arriving in stores November 2016.  I know that seems like a long…


by Jim Abell
February 29, 2016
Just wondering…


by Daniel Pickett
August 4, 2015
Custom MY LITTLE PONY Figures Include TRANSFORMERS Optimus Prime and Bumblebee, Sesame Street’s Bert and Ernie, I Love Lucy’s Lucy and Ethel, and More; Follow #MLPFriendshipDay to Join the Conversation   PAWTUCKET, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A global, pop culture phenomenon, the MY LITTLE PONY franchise from Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) has remained deeply rooted in the value…


by Daniel Pickett
November 14, 2014
Are you ready for Hikari Friday?! This Friday, Funko is giving away TWO Hikari Sofubi Figures! They are holding the giveaway via our social media channels -@OriginalFunko   Metallic Optimus Prime Hikari Sofubi Figure   Metallic Bumblebee Hikari Sofubi Figure   If you aren’t the lucky winner of Hikari Friday, visit a Funko Retailer for…


by Daniel Pickett
October 24, 2014
Thrilling Second Season of Popular Animated Series Comes to Blu-RayTM on 11-18-14 with Exclusive All-New Commentary on Final Two Episodes     Warner Archive Collection brings another outstanding Warner Bros. Animation television series to Blu-rayTM with the November 18 release of “Young Justice: Invasion,” the thrilling second season of the popular series. Pre-orders are now…


by Daniel Pickett
October 10, 2014
This afternoon at the Transformers: Robots in Disguise panel at New York Comic Con, Hasbro Studios showed off two exciting new clips from the new animated series, coming to Cartoon Network in the U.S. in 2015. Hasbro Studios guests and voice actors including Will Friedle (Bumblebee), Constance Zimmer (Strongarm), Khary Payton (Grimlock) and Mitchell Whitfield…


by Daniel Pickett
September 19, 2014
Are you ready for Hikari Friday?! This Friday, funko is giving away FOUR Hikari Sofubi Figures, including two Books-A-Million Exclusives! 24k Optimus Prime and Bumblebee Hikari Figures are both available exclusively through Books-A-Million. Visit Book-A-Million online to pre-order your 24k Transformers Hikari Sofubi Figures now! They are also giving away two Premium Hikari Figures! Premium…


by Daniel Pickett
August 22, 2014
Are you ready for Hikari Friday?! This Friday, Funko is giving away TWO Hikari Sofubi Figures! They are holding the giveaway via their social media channels. @OriginalFunko Grey Skull Optimus Prime Hikari Sofubi Figure Grey Skull Bumblebee Hikari Sofubi Figure If you aren’t the lucky winner of Hikari Friday, visit a Funko Retailer in September…


by Daniel Pickett
April 13, 2011
Fans “Roll Out!” to help select this year’s Robot Inductee class In 2010, Hasbro inducted humans and robots from the worlds of toys, entertainment and CYBERTRON into the inaugural class of its TRANSFORMERS Hall of Fame, honoring more than 25 years of “robots in disguise” action. Now in its second year, Hasbro is once again…