Tag: Target


by Daniel Pickett
November 28, 2016
WAAAAY back in June of 2015 we showed you images of some newly revealed DC Comics Fisher-Price Imaginext figures.   All of the figures were posted on the official Imaginext website and almost all of those figures that were reveled were released over the next year… with 3 exceptions: Firestorm and the Sinestro/Cheetah 2-pack.   Those figures…


by Daniel Pickett
September 25, 2016
img_4164.jpg In preparation for the September 30th release of the toys for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Target has a double page spread in their new ad featuring many Hasbro and Funko items that will be available. Also included in the ad are coupons to save if you spend over $50 or $100. But with…


by Daniel Pickett
September 23, 2016
star-wars-smart-r2-d2-in-pkg Today Hasbro started announcing some of their upcoming retailer exclusives for their Rogue One campaign launching in stores September 30th on sale date: STAR WARS SMART R2-D2 (Ages 6 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $99.99/Available: Fall 2016) Bring home your very own astromech droid with this programmable and interactive R2-D2! Download the accompanying app to…


by Daniel Pickett
September 20, 2016
Pop!: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them This November, J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World continues with the upcoming film from Warner Bros. Pictures, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and Funko has Pops to match! Newt Scamander, wizarding world Magizoologist, is joined by Tina Goldstein, Queenie Goldstein, Jacob Kowalski, Seraphina Picquery, Percival Graves, and…


by Daniel Pickett
September 16, 2016
Last year Target went all out for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, giving fans a chance to #ShareTheForce—and making Target an ultimate Star Wars destination. Now, the Star Wars fun is back: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story hits the big screen Dec. 16. And we have out-of-this-world plans to unleash your inner rebel, starting with…


by Daniel Pickett
September 1, 2016
Star Wars fans, get ready to #GoRogue! Announcing our new line of Star Wars Pop! vinyl figures from the upcoming blockbuster “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story”! Pop! Star Wars: Rogue One Putting behind a checkered past by lending her skills to a greater cause, Jyn Erso is impetuous, defiant, and eager to bring the…


by Daniel Pickett
August 30, 2016
Five Nights at Freddy’s Lots of new Five Nights at Freddy’s items are coming soon! Collect Freddy, Bonnie, Chica, Foxy, and Springtrap in all sorts of forms: as Pop! Pen Toppers, Plush Keychains, Pint Size Heroes, and more! Look for special variations of the Pop! figures at certain retailers! Freddy is coming in his toy…


by Daniel Pickett
June 7, 2016
JadaNeitlichAnnounce CITY OF INDUSTRY, CA – June 3, 2016 – Jada Toys, Inc., a leading manufacturer of boys and girls toys, today announced the hiring of Scott Neitlich as Vice President of Marketing overseeing Jada’s new Metals figure toy line. Scott will be overseeing the marketing and fan outreach for their new line of die cast…


by Daniel Pickett
June 6, 2016
 Select Target locations now offer a dedicated Funko section in their entertainment aisle! Make sure to stop by your local Target to find Pop! vinyl figures, Mystery Minis, Pop! Tees, Pop! Home, Rock Candy, and more, all in one easy to browse section full of Funko! Head to Target to get your Suicide Squad Pop!…


by Daniel Pickett
April 11, 2016
TargetCivilWar1 Once Easter was over Target didn’t waste any time switching over their main aisle action figure endcap to reflect the upcoming Marvel release Captain America: Civil War. They have a massive motorized spinning poster with Captain America on one side and Iron Man on the other side mounted over the 3-way endcap. The endcap features…


by Daniel Pickett
April 4, 2016
IMG_1862 Tomorrow marks the release of Star Wars The Force Awakens on Blu-Ray and DVD and many stores are preparing some impressive displays.  Online I have seen some sneak peeks at some impressive displays that will be hitting other retail stores that look like a giant BB-8 or that have a huge Millennium Falcon flying over…


by Jim Abell
February 29, 2016
Just wondering…


by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2016
DCSHG1 Global Master Toy Licensee, Mattel, Among Other Key Partners, Debut Brand-New Merchandise Collection for Girls Available Exclusively at Target  All-New Television Special to Debut on Turner’s BOOMERANG Timed to Retail Launch in March BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)-– Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) and DC Entertainment (DCE), in partnership with Mattel, announced an exclusive partnership with Target Corporation…


by Daniel Pickett
December 31, 2015
Lego2016AvengersIronSkull1 While at my local Target today I came across a few of the new 2016 Lego sets.   These will officially be on sale tomorrow.   There were new Star Wars build-a-character sets, new Marvel sets and there were two new Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice sets… which MIGHT CONTAIN SPOILERS. It’s cool to…


by Daniel Pickett
December 9, 2015
TGT_StarWars_LA_Live_Media_2 In anticipation of the upcoming film “The Force Awakens,” Target is giving fans and families the ultimate opportunity to make more Star Wars memories with the Target & Star Wars Galactic Experience at L.A. LIVE. The event will feature stunning dome structures that come together to form an otherworldly and interactive Star Wars experience. The…


by Daniel Pickett
December 5, 2015
ScreenHunter_160 Dec. 05 03.54 Hasbro’s Director of Product Design Steve Evans and Design Manager Bill Rawley take fans on a behind the scene look at the creation of Hasbro’s Target Exclusive remote controlled BB-8 droid from the upcoming Star Wars the Force Awakens feature film.


by Daniel Pickett
November 26, 2015
TargetStarWarsBB8 With the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens only weeks away and anticipation at an all-time high, Target is delivering a one-stop-shop for holiday gift giving this season with the perfect gifts for all Star Wars fans.  From light sabers to LEGO sets to the exclusive BB-8 remote control droid, some of the most…


by Daniel Pickett
November 7, 2015
Target3DMeKiosk1 Over the past several weeks many Target stores across the US have been remodeling their stores.   Aisles are now wider, some aisle have been shortened with new featured displays added, the electronics area had a major face lift and there are more interactive displays in many sections of the stores.   Now some of…


by Daniel Pickett
October 17, 2015
IMG_9541 While I was out and about this week I saw the first batch of carded Pocket Pops at some of my local Target stores.   They are 3 little POPs for the price of one big POP!  This first wave includes The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones, Batman, Adventure Time and My Little Pony.  …


by Daniel Pickett
September 4, 2015
HasTargetBB82 Force Friday is finally here and Target is delivering a one-stop-shop for fans to “Shop the Force” for the most in-demand Star Wars products – from an exclusive BB-8 droid from Hasbro to light sabers, LEGO® products and more.  With a meteoric rise of anticipation for the Dec. 18 release of Star Wars: The Force…