Tag: G.I. Joe

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
December 28, 2012
Flagg-catalog.jpg Just for the holidays, I’m reposting one of my favorite Times Past recollections…I hope you all had a safe and happy holiday. Enjoy! – – – – – With the holidays here, this seemed like a good time to share my memory of receiving one of the greatest gifts ever. Read on! 1985.  Arguably the greatest…

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
December 19, 2012
ENDISNEAR1.jpg The End is Nigh! ok, ok, maybe you were expecting that from me, being the resident AFi Conspiracy Theorist and all.  Of course I couldn’t resist referencing the upcoming(?) Mayan Calendar Event.  But within our hobby, there is another End-of-Days Scenario unfolding. It’s the end of the (collecting) world as we know it…but do you…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 17, 2012
After an unsuccessful rebel attempt to rescue Onderon’s true king, Ramsis Dendup, an unexpected ally steps forward to halt Dendup’s execution and aid the rebel cause in “The Soft War,” airing this Saturday, October 20th at 9:30am ET/PT on Cartoon Network.   Episode Trivia: Gregg Berger joins the cast of The Clone Wars as General…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 11, 2012
Hasbro will not have a booth at New York Comic Con 2012, but last night they hosted a special preview night press event to show off some new products such as Star Wars Angry Birds and Kre-O G.I. Joe.   Our own Casar Z was there covering the event for AFi. One of the give-aways was…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 17, 2012
On my way back from Comikaze today I stopped by my local Toys R Us.  I saw the new glow in the dark Amazing Spiderman figures from Hasbro. There is also a “Buy one, get one 50% off on all Mattel DC Universe products, including Action League, Young Justice, JLU and DCUC. Also there is…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 11, 2012
The Branded Play Company Continues to be the Premiere Destination for fans of Giant Robots, Super Heroes, Intergalactic Battles, Magical Ponies and More at Comic-Con in San Diego PAWTUCKET, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– With globally renowned brands including TRANSFORMERS, MY LITTLE PONY, JEM AND THE HOLOGRAMS, KRE-O and G.I. JOE as well as licensed toy lines for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 8, 2012
Kicking off a series of sneak peeks at some SDCC 2012 exclusives. This is the Hasbro Gi Joe/Transformer Shockwave HISS Tank, which is a follow up piece to the Joe/Transformers Starscream Jet that was last years con exclusive. I’m not a huge Joe fan but I’ve been a big Transformers Gen 1 fan and I…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 30, 2012
The Hasbro G.I. Joe team debuted some exciting new toys and new during today’s G.I. Joe brand panel at the G.I. JoeCon in New Orleans, Louisiana, and we wanted to share it with the AFi readers! First, Hasbro announced a brand new expression – G.I. Joe Micro Force – at JoeCon, debuting the first ever…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 18, 2012
THE WORLD’S LARGEST COLLECTION OF CRACKER JACK TOY PREMIUMS AND VINTAGE PEZ, G.I. JOES AND HOT WHEELS TO BE SOLD AT PROFILES IN HISTORY’S JULY 2012 AUCTION LOS ANGELES, June 18, 2012 – Profiles in History, run by Joe Maddalena, couldn’t be more excited to take buyers back to their childhood with a collection of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 30, 2012
Hasbro has just released an impressive list of new products Star Wars Vintage Figures – Wave 04 – This wave features 6 new figures each with a normal version of the packaging as well as a new promotional blue card version.   Cases, Sets, and Singles are available here: http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=2012+vintage+04 Marvel Universe 2012 – Wave…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 28, 2012
Happy Memorial Day! Thank you to all who do and have served in the armed forces. It’s because of your sacrifice that Jason and I are able to sit in a room together once a week and talk about whatever we want, and you are able to listen to it whenever you want. We had…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 23, 2012
Variety just broke the news that Paramount has made the decision to push the “G.I. Joe Retaliation” movie, slated to be released June 29th, 2012 out almost a full year to March 29th, 2013 in order to convert it to 3-D. I’m sure that decision will wreak havoc with Hasbro, who would have had the…

 

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