Tag: Toys R Us


by Daniel Pickett
October 27, 2015
05813 5in 8th Doctor (Night of the Doctor) CPS Exclusive toy range launches and includes a never before seen Eighth Doctor Figure! Toys “R” Us has linked up with Character Options to bring to Doctor Who fans young and old a very special collector’s series of figures that will be available only in Toys “R” Us Stores in the UK . The new collection…


by Daniel Pickett
October 22, 2015
ScreenHunter_137 Oct. 21 17.43 Join Geoffrey and his toy pals as they take a look at the Great Big Toys“R”Us Book of Awesome, starring Barbie and Ken, Leonardo and Michelangelo, Shopkins, Skylanders, and more! It’s the perfect place to start building your ultimate Wish List! The catalog is coming in just 10 days so keep an eye on your…


by Daniel Pickett
September 3, 2015
The Toys R Us in Times Square in NYC has a full day of events today leading up to Force Friday.   Furbacca was there as was Steve Sansweet who had curated a display of classic Star Wars products.   See below for pictures of all the fun!  


by Daniel Pickett
September 3, 2015
SWmidMadnessEpIIpic1 As we all gear up and head out to get in line for Force Friday let’s take a look back at the past Star Wars Midnight Madness events for Episode 1, 2, 3 and Clone Wars:   Episode I Star Wars Episode 1 Toys go on sale at midnight at a Toys R Us in…


by Daniel Pickett
August 4, 2015
TRU_Logo_New2 The Next Chapter of the Legendary Franchise Begins at Toys“R”Us Stores Across the Globe on Force Friday, September 4 at 12:01am as Fans Get First Access to New Toys, Exclusive Giveaways and More   Company’s International Flagship Store in Times Square to Host Historic Star Wars Toy Exhibition and Ultimate Midnight Opening Celebration   WAYNE,…


by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
July 18, 2015
Skylanders A week ago, I was in NYC, with my wife Sandy, to attend that night’s taping of The Daily Show with John Stewart.  On our way back to our hotel, I was taken back by a bunch of costumed people outside Toys R Us in Times Square.  Then I saw it, through the window, a…


by Daniel Pickett
July 16, 2015
SWFFCountDJuly16 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 50 days away from Force Friday and the toy of the day is a set from Hasbro Galactic Heroes pre-school line. This particular…


by Daniel Pickett
June 25, 2015
Comic Vector Logo In Celebration of Highly Anticipated Con, Company Introduces “Collector Vector,” a New Destination Dedicated to Products for the Mature Collector Community, in All Stores Nationwide and Online at Toysrus.com   Wayne, NJ – June 25, 2015 – Building on its tradition of offering an unbeatable assortment of toys for collectors of all ages, Toys“R”Us today revealed…


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
May 3, 2015
Mark your calendars for September 4th! While it has been expected by fans and rumored by leaks, until today there had not been an official statement about there being an “Midnight Madness” sale for Star Wars: The Force Awakens products until today with the announcement from the Official Star Wars Blog.   There was a…


by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2015
ScreenHunter_577 Apr. 28 07.16 The Star Wars Saga Begins in the U.S. with an In-Store Event, VIP Sweepstakes and Hundreds of Products for Fans and Collectors of All Ages   WAYNE, NJ (April 28, 2015) – Toys“R”Us® stores worldwide and Toysrus.com are set to bring customers to a galaxy far, far away with a year-long celebration in honor of…


by Daniel Pickett
April 7, 2015
SpongeBobTRU5-Pack Following the successful launch of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles collection, Diamond Select Toys announced today the expansion of its Nickelodeon partnership with the release of a brand-new SpongeBob SquarePants Minimates line.  The collection will include SpongeBob, Patrick, Squidward, Mr. Krabs, Sandy, Grandpa Redbeard, Perch Perkins and Plankton designed as 2-inch-tall mini-figures with multiple points…