Tag: Target


by Daniel Pickett
August 25, 2015
TargetSWShareForce2 In anticipation of “Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens,” Target has announced the launch of “Share the Force” (ShareTheForce.Target.com), the first digital collection of Star Wars memories.  The collection, which will include celebrity fans Minka Kelly, Chris Hardwick and Bobby Moynihan, will go on to be archived at Lucasfilm – becoming an everlasting…


by Daniel Pickett
August 13, 2015
TargetSWShareForce1 BE THE FIRST TO “SHARE THE FORCE” WITH TARGET AT D23 EXPO AUGUST 14 – 16 AT THE Share the Force booth (F6) next to Center Stage BE THE FIRST TO JOIN THROUGH #SHARETHEFORCE Target is creating the first-ever collection of Star Wars memories to be permanently archived at Lucasfilm. Attendees at D23 EXPO: The…


by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2015
  Holy Roy G. Biv, Batman! Our Rainbow Batman Pocket Pop! Keychains commemorate 75 years of Gotham’s guardian! You can find them exclusively at Target stores near you! Collect all six colors to keep your keyrings safe! Now Available at Target!


by Daniel Pickett
August 7, 2015
TargetJuly15SWAisle1 My local Target store have done their late Summer toy aisle reset this past week and the most surprising thing in the new plan-o-gram is there is no more section for Star Wars toys.  From December 2014 to last week this is what the Star Wars section of my local Target in So Cal looked…


by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2015
SWBlackSlaveLeia1 The story was making the rounds on social media today of a father in Philadelphia being upset and “unable to explain” a Star Wars Black Princess Leia in Slave action figure to his two daughters.   The dad in the story can never quite seem to be able to articulate what has fueled his 10-minutes-of-fame faux-outrage,…


by Daniel Pickett
May 29, 2015
DCImagineTar7PkFt Target stores are starting to get in new DC Comics Super Friends Imaginext product, including a new exclusive 7-pack of figures.  The other item of note is that there are some new products revealed on the back of one of the packages. First up is the Target exclusive Heroes Vs. Villains 7 pack.  The litteral…


by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2015
Artist’s Editions And Micro Collectors Fun Packs Are Coming in 2015 San Diego, CA (May the 4th Be With You, 2015) – IDW Publishing and Marvel are proud to announce that they will expand their relationship once again… this time in a galaxy far, far away! Ever since Star Wars took the world by storm…


by Daniel Pickett
April 29, 2015
ScreenHunter_580 Apr. 29 23.22 The Avengers have assembled at Target! Can they stop evil Ultron from parking lot domination? Cue dramatic music: Dun dun dunnn…Check them all out at Target.com/Avengers.   #AvengersAtTarget  


by Daniel Pickett
April 11, 2015
TargetLogo1 MALIBU, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Disguise, Inc., the Halloween costume division of leading U.S. toy and consumer products company, JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (Nasdaq: JAKK) received the 2014 “Vendor of the Year Award” for Seasonal from Target. The Target Vendor of the Year Awards distinguish a select group of vendor partners each year based on certain performance and relationship…


by Daniel Pickett
March 26, 2015
POPTrgtAaoUVision1 Target Exclusive Faded Vision   Funko is excited to announce a Target Exclusive Faded Vision! The Target Exclusive Faded Vision is beginning to arrive in stores now. Check our store locator at www.funko.com to find your nearest participating Target!


by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2015
I saw this display at a Target store in November 2014. This was at a Target store in Los Angeles that I don’t normally visit.  I’ve never seen it anywhere else again. It was made of plexiglass and bolted to the shelves.  The projector was fully encased in thick plexi so that it couldn’t be…


by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2015
SWDR4pkEpVIBk I was at my local Target tonight and saw four of the six “new” Star Wars Digital Release action figure 4-packs.   There’s one 4-pack for each of the prequel and original trilogy movies.  The figures are re-packaged versions of the new 5 point of articulation figures we have been getting in the Mission Series…


by Daniel Pickett
February 4, 2015
AAOUTitanIM1 Out and about at my local Target and Toys R Us stores and I’m starting to see a lot of Hasbro Avengers 2 Age of Ultron product:   3.75″ toy line 2″ toy line 12″ Titans figures   Role Play


by Daniel Pickett
January 26, 2015
McFTWDConstSetChart1 The following news on the McFarlane Toys ‘The Walking Dead” construction sets was posted today over on Todd McFarlane’s official Facebook page: The Walking Dead building sets are coming to THOUSANDS of MORE STORES!!!!! Beginning now…!!!!! When we first launched our THE WALKING DEAD building sets last fall exclusively at Toys ”R” Us…. they couldn’t…


by Daniel Pickett
January 15, 2015
TargetLogo1 Target Canada takes steps to ensure a fair and orderly exit, seeks Court approval to begin liquidation process under the CCAA Company provides update on fourth quarter performance in the U.S. MINNEAPOLIS — January 15, 2015 – Today Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) (the “Company”) announces that it plans to discontinue operating stores in Canada through its…


by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2014
McFTWDTV6Rick Tis the season to kill a walker…and McFarlane Toys is bringing plenty of new figures, ready to assist! AMC’s The Walking Dead© may be on break, but the sixth series of AMC’s The Walking Dead action figures are ready to fright and delight this holiday season. This new series brings fans the a new version…


by Daniel Pickett
December 8, 2014
TMNTMovieRevamp3 While strolling through my local Target this weekend something in the toy aisle caught my eye… which was exactly what it was designed to do.   Playmates Toys has redesigned the packaging for their Ninja Turtle movie product.  Just in time for the holidays AND the DVD/BluRay release this month they revamped not only the shape…


by Daniel Pickett
November 20, 2014
You probably noticed that there was a bit of a gap between episodes, but if you are at all internet savvy you will have found both Jason… and I talking about pop culture stuff on a couple of other podcasts.  Hopefully that helped you get some of your GSi “fix” in between episodes. There’s been…


by Daniel Pickett
November 5, 2014
ScreenHunter_01 Nov. 05 08.31 Gifts that harken back to times past and make adults remember the little kid that’s still inside are lining the shelves at Target stores and Target.com this season thanks to a new, exclusive Limited Time Only toy collection.   Target’s Limited Time Only collection of 12 toys will be a hit with kids and collectors,…


by Daniel Pickett
November 4, 2014
Funko is excited to announce a Target Exclusive Rainbow Dash Vinyl Figure! The Target Exclusive Rainbow Dash is a black variant with a glitter finished mane. You can pick up the Target Exclusive Rainbow Dash Vinyl Figure on sale for $14.00 this week! Limited Time Only Target exclusive available through November or while supplies last….