Tag: Hasbro

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 28, 2012
With Ten Tremendous Exclusives, Toys“R”Us® Returns to Comic-Con International in San Diego at Entertainment Earth® Booth #2343   Pretty Ponies, an Exclusive DVD Distribution, Turtle Power, a Blue Fairy, Invisible Predators, a Merry Band of Mutants and “Stupid” Heroes among Toys“R”Us Comic-Con Offerings   Channeling the spirit of its diverse product assortment, Toys“R”Us unmasked its…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 28, 2012
Here is a quick update from http://www.bigbadtoystore.com about an exciting batch of new preorders, a large batch of new arrivals, and info on a $5,000 store credit giveaway contest! —————————- $5,000 STORE CREDIT GIVEAWAY —————————- ‘Like’ us on Facebook and fill out the quick entry form and you’ll be registered to win one of 40+…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 21, 2012
Toys“R”Us Times Square Becomes “Spidey Central” With Authentic Movie Props, Appearances By “Your Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man” and More   Everyone’s collective spider-sense is tingling with anticipation as the newest film dedicated to the ‘ol Web-Head is set to swing into theaters on Tuesday, July 3. With anticipation reaching radioactive levels, many kids want to don…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 18, 2012
Happy Monday everyone! We hope all you dad’s out there had a great Father’sDay yesterday! Of course we will discuss Ridley Scott’s ‘Prometheus’ as it was one of our most anticipated films of the summer. Did we dig it? Did it leave us cold? We well cover that at the end of the show in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 14, 2012
Here is a quick update from http://www.bigbadtoystore.com about more cool new preorders as well as some nice new arrivals. ————- NEW PREORDERS ————- DC DIRECT OCTOBER ANNOUNCEMENTS The latest month’s worth of DC Direct items includes New 52 Superman and Starfire busts at $59.99 each ($10 off the MSRP), a Cover Girls Catwoman Statue from…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 12, 2012
The Star Wars Diorama Workshop, a fixture at Star Wars Celebration events since 2002, is celebrating its tenth anniversary by producing the largest ever diorama display featuring a Return to Tatooine. But rather than just building a Mos Eisley diorama like a decade ago, this year’s version will feature the entire planet spread out over…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 12, 2012
Back on track! I’m excited to have this new epsiode up this Monday… but Jason is feeling the pressure to deliver. This week it’s another split episode, but that also makes it a longer episode! First up we have a full length regular episode followed by three interviews conducted last week at E3 2012 with…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 9, 2012
Well it’s official.  Hasbro is trying to kill us. The L.A. Times Hero Compex website is reporting today that Hasbro has created a 4 foot long Comic Con 2012 exclusive version of the S.H.E.I.L.D. Helicarier.  This is a foot longer than the retail edition shown at Toy Fair AND will come with an exclusive Captain…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 7, 2012
This morning Marvel.com has the scoop on Hasbro’s 2012 SDCC Marvel Legends exclusive.  This year it will be a 3-pack boxed set of X-Force. San Diego Comic-Con is fast approaching and that means new toys! This year, collectors have a chance to hook their adamantium claws into the new Marvel Legends Special Edition Uncanny X-Force…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 6, 2012
Our old friend Dan Curto was kind enough to let us use his pictures of Hasbro’s 2012 Comic Con Exclusive Marvel Universe “Masters of Evil” boxed set.  This set features: Baron Zemo, Radioactive Man and Tiger Shark.

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 1, 2012
Hasbro is hosting THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN Scavenger Hunt, an online promotion in support of the upcoming THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN toy line based on the upcoming Marvel movie! With the new Amazing Spider-Man movie swinging into theaters, Hasbro is giving kids 6-13 the chance to win the ultimate Spider-Man prize: a trip to Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 30, 2012
We just got word about two exciting retailer exclusive offers available for the highly anticipated TRANSFORMERS: FALL OF CYBERTRON video game, which launches on August 28th. Starting today, nostalgic fans who pre-order the game at GameStop will receive a unique unlock code for the G1 RETRO PACK.  This exclusive content will let fans play as the…

 

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 29, 2012
We just received the following news from our friends at BigBadToyStore.com: Hi – We’ve just dropped pricing on three new Masterpiece offerings from Takara – MP-12 Sideswipe ($83.99), MP-12 Red Alert ($83.99), MP-13 Soundwave ($139.99) and have posted this on our site Attention Transformers Customers – BBTS ‘Thank You’ Preorder Price Cut We appreciate your…

 

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 27, 2012
Just a reminder that today, Sunday May 27th is the street date for both Mattel’s ‘Dark Knight Rises line (as well as their Batman Power Attack line) and Hasbro’s The Amazing Spider-Man lines. Not all retailers have paid attention to the street date. Many TRU stores started putting product out earlier this week, while some…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2012
As anyone with an internet connection knows by now, earlier this week Paramount made the decision to push the new “GI Joe: Retaliation” movie originally scheduled to be released at the end of June, out 9 months to March 2013.  The reason given was that they wanted to take the time and do a 3-D…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2012
We have a new trailer for you today, giving you an in-depth look at the Dinobots in Transformers: Fall of Cybertron. The successor to the highest-rated Transformers game of all time and in development by the acclaimed team at High Moon Studios, Transformers: Fall of Cybertron allows players to experience the darkest hours of the…

 

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…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 23, 2012
Here is a quick update from http://www.bigbadtoystore.com about a ton of exciting new preorders as well as a few new arrivals. TRANSFORMERS MP-12 SIDESWIPE We have put up a preliminary listing for the next Masterpiece Transformer.  Sideswipe is currently listed at $139.99, although that price may change once we have further information. http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=TAK11477&mode=retail GI JOE…

 

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