Tag: Mighty Muggs


by Daniel Pickett
August 7, 2015
SWFFCountDAug7 Hasbro sent out this amazing page-a-day Star Wars calendar to help us countdown to the release of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens product on “Force Friday” on September 4th. Today we are a mere 28 days away from Force Friday and the toys of the day are the Mighty Muggs a fun form-factor that Hasbro tried…


by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2014
July is a magic month for geeks like us.   There’s summer movies, new toys, and San Diego Comic Con.    So much goodness is happening for pop culture fans that we never need to go outside in the sun at all.   We will be heading out to the big show this week.  …


by Daniel Pickett
April 30, 2013
We here at AFi are super stoked for the opening of Iron Man 3 in the US this Friday.  To celebrate all week we are going to be showing you a selection of the vast array of of iron awesomeness that Hasbro has put together for fans of all ages available on line and at…


by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2013
My Little Pony -Working on lots of new episodes -Twilight Sparkle will still be herself but just as a princess -Some ponies that went away will be coming back -Next week has a huge musical episode Transformers -Beast Hunters will run through all toy lines and comics (including Bot Shots and Kre-o) -IDW is publishing…


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
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
February 9, 2012
Hasbro put out a press release today highlighting all of the brands they will be showcasing at their showroom at Toy Fair 2012.   There’s a lot of information provided below, some that will appeal to AFi readers, some that won’t.   Their brands are listed in alphabetical order so you can scan the list for your…


by Daniel Pickett
February 13, 2011
Our Hasbro coverage is now online and being labelled as I type! Lots of shots from the showroom in New York from Toy Fair 2011, showing new GI Joe, Transformers, Star Wars, Marvel Comics and lots more. Go there now!  


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
April 16, 2009
OPTIMUS PRIME MIGHTY MUGG Special Edition Just a week or so ago, the 25th Anniversary Soundwave Special Edition figure was revealed as one of Hasbro’s exclusive Transformers items for San Diego Comic-Con.  Today, Hasbro is excited to share with you another awesome Transformers Comic-Con exclusive! (Ages 6 and Up; Approximate Retail Price: $14.99; Available through…


by Daniel Pickett
December 5, 2008
The Mighty Mugg army marches on with a new license entering the line: GI JOE. Hasbro has sent up updated packaged and loose images of their up coming GI JOE MIGHTY MUGGS line.  See below for the images of of first six figures in this line.   BARONESS   COBRA COMMANDER   DESTRO   More…