Tag: Hasbro

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 13, 2016
At Hasbro’s Analyst Presentation this morning during Toy Fair, Hasbro Chairman, President and CEO Brian Goldner announced new details about the next three films in the multi-billion dollar global franchise.   In partnership with Paramount, the writers’ room assembled by Hasbro’s Allspark pictures has created several exciting new Transformers stories and is beginning development on…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2016
Yesterday over on the Hasbro PULSE blog they revealed another new 6″ Marvel Legends figure… a new Mutant Movie star you might have heard of by the name of DEADPOOL!   Contributed By: Deadpool Hello, it’s me. That’s right, Marvel Legends fans! Wade Wilson here – your favorite Special Forces operative turned mercenary turned anti-hero….

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2016
Hasbro announced this week that profit and revenue are up this year because of sales of Star Wars products.  

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2016
Hasbro Studios, just announced the first-ever album inspired by the Transformers franchise. Transformers Roll Out was made available for digital pre-order this morning, with two singles off the compilation (Mount Holly’s “Roll Out” and Crash Kings’ “Gigantik”) available for purchase and on streaming services. On April 15th the full album will be available on all…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 5, 2016
PAWTUCKET, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)—Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS), a global company committed to Creating the World’s Best Play Experiences, today announced the appointment of Sir Crispin Davis as an independent director to its Board of Directors. Davis is the former chief executive officer of Reed Elsevier, Plc. (now RELX Group), a leading publisher and provider of information…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 31, 2016
Experiences from LEGO, Nickelodeon, Hasbro, Mattel, Cartoon Network, Toys”R”Us®, and More February 13-14, 2016   NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Play Fair, presented by LEGO and Nickelodeon, is a celebration of play and entertainment for all ages, debuting at New York City’s Javits Center on February 13-14, 2016, and tickets for the highly-anticipated event…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 31, 2016
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by Daniel Pickett
January 28, 2016
Hasbro has been releasing some pre-Toy Fair teases of some new products including part of their upcoming Marvel Legends wave of figures that will tie into this years Captain America: Civil War feature film.   Reveals include Captain America, Iron Man and Black Panther, as well as a boxed set of Cap and his bike….

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 28, 2016
News broke this morning from Hasbro that they’re partnering with Netflix to bring the iconic Stretch Armstrong onto television screens for the first time in 2017 with an all-new look series for kids. The series, which will be Hasbro Studios first original programming for Netflix, is an all-new animated action/comedy series about an overscheduled teenager named Jake…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 21, 2016
Yesterday, to correspond with her debut in the new episode of Star Wars: Rebels, USA Today was given the exclusive reveal of Hasbro’s new Princess Leia Organna action figure.  This new figure, based on Leia’s appearance on the animated series on the DisneyXD channel will be released by Hasbro this Fall.     This the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 19, 2016
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by Lawrence Vollano
January 18, 2016
Man of Action – Lawrence “LP” Vollano has put together his Top 5 Favorite Toys of 2015 –   Year in Review:  My Top Five Toy Picks of 2015: 2015 has certainly been a blast. We’ve seen some pretty great toys hit the market from a working droid, to action figures, to collector’s pieces and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 17, 2016
This week the mailman dropped off my Hasbro/Amazon exclusive Star Wars: The Force Awakens First Order Legion 7-pack.   This is a set that I literally ordered on my smartphone while I was standing in line for Toys R Us to open for Force Friday back in September.   The day after I ordered I…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 13, 2016
Second Wave of Products Reveals Secrets of Rey, Finn, Kylo Ren and more GLENDALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Disney today revealed details of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens products kept under wraps to preserve surprises for fans. With the film now breaking box office records and storylines officially revealed, new toys, collectibles and more are rolling out…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 13, 2016
This morning on the official Transformers Facebook page, Hasbro gave us our first look at the new Soundwave action figure:   Presenting: the Leader Class figure of our favorite recon expert.

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 10, 2016
NEW BANDAI JAPAN 23 new items are up for preorder including the highly anticipated Dragon Ball Z S.H.Figuarts Super Saiyan Trunks, Dragon Ball Z Kai S.H.Figuarts Son Gohan, Chogokin Hello Kitty in Mazinger Z Color, Chogokin Mazinger Z in Hello Kitty Color, two new Sailor Moon Tamashii Buddies, Saint Seiya D.D. Panoramation Gemini Saga and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 24, 2015
We received our third Hasbro Star Wars press samples box as part of their Star Wars the Force Awakens #ChooseLightSide/#ChooseDarkSide campaign. What’s inside?  Let’s unbox this sucker and find out what treasures are inside! Thank you to the Hasbro team for letting us be part of this campaign. These samples were provided by Hasbro

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 20, 2015
PAWTUCKET, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–After narrowing down more than 500 game concept entries, Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) has officially selected ‘Irresponsibility: The Mr Toast card game’ as the grand prize winner in its crowdfunding gaming challenge. With the belief that innovative game ideas can come from anywhere, Hasbro launched the challenge earlier this year with Indiegogo.com, asking…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 20, 2015
I saw this on Kickstarter today and thought it might be of interest to AFi readers: The Outer Realm book will be the first Star Wars collectible book focusing entirely and in depth on the subject of vintage era unlicensed Star Wars toys from 1977 and on. With few notable exceptions we will not be…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 16, 2015
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