Tag: Hasbro

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 3, 2010
The Transformers Adventure Continues As Hasbro Invites Kids To Join The AUTOBOTS And The Elite N.E.S.T. Team Pawtucket, RI – February 1, 2009 – Hasbro, Inc. (NYSE: HAS) announced today the start of a special promotion for its popular TRANSFORMERS toy line and is inviting kids and fans to “Join the N.E.S.T. GLOBAL ALLIANCE.”  BUMBLEBEE…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 21, 2010
From StarWars.com This spring, visitors to Disney Parks in Florida and California will be able to pick up an exclusive new Hasbro astromech R2 unit, decked out in classic Mickey Mouse colors and ears! The new astromech, R2-MK, recently made a quick stop at Skywalker Ranch before heading to Walt Disney World in Florida and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 18, 2010
The G.I. Joe Team at Hasbro has once again come through for AFI readers answering your latest and greatest  G.I. Joe questions.  These questions were submitted by AFI readers via our Forums.     Q1. Will GI Joe Combat Heroes continue into the new year? A1. Unfortunately Combat Heroes will not continue in the Pursuit of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 13, 2010
Transformers: War for Cybertron Trailer The good folks at Activision have posted a cool new trailer for their upcoming Transformers: War for Cybertron game. Transformers: War for Cybertron features two distinct storylines: the AUTOBOT campaign tells a story of heroism to save their home planet against overwhelming odds, and the DECEPTICON campaign tells a story of an unquenchable thirst for…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 11, 2010
Our friends over at Hasbro have sent over the latest images of new figures/2-packs and playsets for their popular Super Hero Squad line.  Check out below for what’s new with Super Hero Squad!     More after the jump!

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 26, 2009
I walk into my local Target store and what do I see?    Secret Wars and "Super Powers" figures right next to each other on the shelf!  What an awesome time to be a collector!   (Yes, I know Secret Wars only ran from 1984-1985, but Super Powers ran from 1984-86 and "Shazam" was a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2009
***SPOILERS IF YOU HAVEN’T SEEN TRANSFORMERS2*** As seen on the big screen, during the climactic battle sequence between the AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS, in Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, JETFIRE sacrifices himself in a final, desperate effort to help his AUTOBOT brethren defeat THE FALLEN and destroy the solar harvester.  JOLT and AUTOBOT RATCHET swiftly dismantle…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2009
Hello, Hasbro’s Marvel brand team is very excited to let you in on some breaking news regarding its Marvel Legends line: The long-anticipated Marvel Legends Nemesis wave is finally hitting the U.S.!   We have learned that eight (8) San Diego area Wal-Mart stores will be stocking the Marvel Legends Nemesis wave, beginning this Wednesday,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 17, 2009
The G.I. Joe Team at Hasbro has once again come through for AFI readers answering your latest and greatest post-Comic Con G.I. Joe questions.  These questions were submitted by AFI readers via our Forums.     Q1. What is the status of the characters that were to be in GI Joe Combat Heroes series 3? Any…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2009
Sales Of Book Featuring Images Of G.I. JOE, MARVEL and STAR WARS Action Figures To Benefit ALS Foundations And Family Of Innovative Artist And Hasbro Employee Battling Lou Gehrig’s Disease Pawtucket, RI – July 15, 2009 – Hasbro, Inc. and friends of Gianni Lopergolo, a Hasbro employee living with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) also known…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2009
G.I Joe: The Rise of Cobra- Cobra Commander UNMASKED! "Mister Clown" got a hold of one of Hasbro’s 12" Cobra Commander’s from the upcoming G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra movie.   He’s done a video review of the figure that he graciously shared with us, so you can be among the first to see what Cobra Commander will look like UNDER his mask…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 9, 2009
Today the official website for Comic Con International posted a list of the 2009 exclusives for the show.  This is NOT a complete list yet, so far it’s only four pages long,  but starts as a good guide to how much money you will need to bring with you to the con and what lines…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 9, 2009
Benefit supports Hasbro Children’s Hospital and Bradley Hospital PAWTUCKET, R.I. (July 9, 2009) – On August 3, fans of the G.I. JOE brand will have an early opportunity to see their favorite action heroes come to life at a special charity premiere of G.I. JOE: The Rise of Cobra, hosted by Hasbro, Inc. (NYSE: HAS)….

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 2, 2009
  The MARVEL Team at Hasbro has once again come through for AFI readers answering your latest and greatest Pre-Comic Con Hasbro/Marvel questions.  These questions were submitted by AFI readers via our forums.  Q1. The SDCC Invaders pack is fantastic! Will we see any more team packs that pay homage to Marvel’s history (i.e. The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 23, 2009
Over the weekend Randy Bowen and our friends Tim Bruckner and Jesse Falcon were inducted into Toy Fare’s "Toy Hall of Fame" at Wizard world Philly.  I came across this great interview with Jesse at Marvel.com via Marvel’s Twitter feed. It’s a great read summarizing how Marvel Legends came to be and talks a bit…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 23, 2009
New Game Allows Fans to Wage War Online For the First Time Ever in the TRANSFORMERS Universe  Santa Monica, CA – June 23, 2009 – The fight for global supremacy is officially on with the announcement that Transformers™: Revenge of the Fallen game from Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) is available now at retail stores…

 

by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
June 22, 2009
Hasbro has provided pics of the upcoming 5th wave of 3 3/4" Marvel Universe line. This wave includes the following: – Guardian – Spider-Man – Sub-Mariner (Black Vest) – Silver Centurion Iron Man – Electro  

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 5, 2009
Marvel is proud to announce that new and renewing subscribers to Marvel Digital Comics Unlimited (www.marvel.com/nickfury) will receive an exclusive, all-new Hasbro Marvel Universe Nick Fury action figure! Inspired by his dramatic return in Secret Invasion, this all new figure features the kind of weaponry Fury needs to repel a Skrull invasion—or any other unlucky…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 4, 2009
The Transformer’s Team at Hasbro has once again come through for AFi readers answering your latest and greatest post-BotCon Transformers questions.  These questions were submitted by AFi readers via our Forums.   Q1: My big questions is "Since Transformers Animated has it’s last season on the Cartoon Network, Is there any chance it gets picked up…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 3, 2009
A friend of ours got to see some production samples of Hasbro’s GI Joe: The Rise of Cobra figures from the first wave.  They were able to snap some quick pictures of the front and back of the cards.  Some are a little blury, but time was of the essence.   I also have some…

 

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