Tag: Hasbro

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 12, 2014
Tmntmutations2015 Today, over on the Playmates Toys Facebook page, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles team released this image and slightly cryptic message announcing a new spin on the TMNT figures coming in 2015: “Mix and Match your own Turtle Mutation 2015″ Then, an hour later posting: “Exclusive behind the scenes – Mutation TV commercial“ This new…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 8, 2014
SWHasbroVariant This morning, Diamond Comics feed debuted the latest (and we think greatest) variant cover to Marvel’s eagerly anticipated new comic, STAR WARS #1: the HASBRO PREVIEWS EXCLUSIVE VARIANT The variant cover was photographed using Hasbro’s STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-inch figures, including Darth Vader and Boba Fett, the upcoming Emperor Palpatine, Bossk and IG-88…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 2, 2014
Honda14Skeltor As we told you about last month, Honda is really pulling on the nostalgia strings for kids of the 1980’s with the focus on classic toys in their 2014 Happy Honda Days ad campaign. Skeletor, Strawberry Shortcake, Jem, Gumby, Little People, Stretch Armstrong and G.I. Joe all make appearances in the original grouping of commercials….

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 2, 2014
It’s Showtime (Synergy) At IDW Publishing San Diego, CA (December 2, 2014) – IDW Publishing is excited to expand its long relationship with Hasbro and welcome JEM AND THE HOLOGRAMS to the world of comic books. Starting in March 2015, Jem and company will star in their first ongoing series! The creative team bringing this…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 24, 2014
TOTY15-logo Consumers invited to vote for their favorites at ToyAwards.org – now until January 11, 2015   New York, NY | November 24, 2014 – The Toy Industry Association (TIA) announced today the 83 finalists for the prestigious 2015 Toy of the Year Awards (TOTY) – also known as the “Oscars” of the toy industry.  Between now and January 11, 2015,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 14, 2014
This week Hasbro released some more press images, this time for the next waves of their 6″ Star Wars Black line.  All of these figures and sets were announced over the Summer at San Diego Comic Con 2014.    Bounty hunter Bossk and Han Solo in Stormtrooper disguise are in the regular, single figure line.  Hoth…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 12, 2014
Honda14Skeltor As part of their “Happy Honda Days” Holiday 2014 ad campaign Honda is pulling on your nostalgia strings with a series of ads starting vintage toys and characters such as Skeletor, Strawberry Shortcake, Jem, Gumby, Little People, Stretch Armstrong and G.I. Joe.   You can see the current series of ads here: Remember that sheer…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 10, 2014
Hasbro has released new images of their upcoming Avenger’s themed Marvel Legends wave.   This wave, which will be hitting soon features and Odin AND an alternate King Thor (head and axe) build-a-figure when you collect all 7 figures.   All figures in this wave have a build-a-figure part included.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 5, 2014
This week we were contacted by  Christopher Ibbitt, who has recently launched a Kickstarter campaign to produce a printed collectors guide for Hasbro’s 1987 Visionaries Knights of the Magical Light toy line and are looking to spread the word about the project.   They have comic veteran Bob Hall working on some snazzy cover art and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 5, 2014
ScreenHunter_01 Nov. 05 08.31 Gifts that harken back to times past and make adults remember the little kid that’s still inside are lining the shelves at Target stores and Target.com this season thanks to a new, exclusive Limited Time Only toy collection.   Target’s Limited Time Only collection of 12 toys will be a hit with kids and collectors,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 24, 2014
Sorry this episode is a little later than expected. I’ve been a bit busy trying to rally 40,000 collectors to make their voice heard by Toys R Us over this Breaking Dad toy controversy. It’s taken up a lot of my week, but it’s been well worth it as we have quadruple the signatures that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 24, 2014
BBTSLogo MP-11SW MASTERPIECE SKYWARP EXCLUSIVE Masterpiece Skywarp is now available for pre-order and is listed at $199.99. APS-03 DECEPTICON BARRICADE & SOUNDWAVE TWO-PACK The most popular Decepticons are back! Included in the two-pack are Barricade with Frenzy and Soundwave with Laserbeak and Mr. Gould. It is listed at $144.99. Q TRANSFORMERS SERIES – SETS, SINGLES These…

 

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