Tag: Toys R Us

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 10, 2017
Wobblers: Marvel Avengers Steve Rogers and Tony Stark are coming as Wobblers! Iron Man and Captain America stand 6″ tall and combine the style of Pop! with the classic wobble of bobble-heads!   Coming in January!   Pop! Marvel: GwenPool Gwen Poole, aka GwenPool, has left the real world to join the world of Funko…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 6, 2017
While out and about today I came across a display at my local Toys R Us of the new Hasbro products bases on the upcoming Disney Live-Action Beauty and the Beast feature film. The line includes the sort of dolls you would expect from this film such as village and castle versions of Belle: And…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 1, 2016
LOS ANGELES, CA – October 31, 2016: T-Arts Company, Ltd. (Takara TOMY)in Japan, has appointed Huckleberry as their US/Canada distributor of their Harry Potter chibi plush line. The initial release will consist of Harry Potter and Hedwig the owl as 8” plush and a 5” beanie plush line consisting of Harry Potter, Hermione Granger, Ron…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 23, 2016
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 22, 2016
Just Play’s Highly-Anticipated PJ Masks Toys Allow Fans to Recreate the Exciting Adventures of their Favorite Nighttime Heroes NEWTOWN, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)—Just Play, LLC, a leading children’s consumer products manufacturer, has announced today the launch of its expansive toy line based on Entertainment One’s (eOne) CGI-animated superhero series PJ Masks, a top preschool show that airs…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 7, 2016
  Building on our long-standing tradition of offering an unbeatable assortment of toys for kids and the mature collector community, Toys“R”Us has revealed its lineup of exclusive playthings that will be available at the highly-anticipated 2016 Comic Convention taking place next month in San Diego (products/descriptions below).   Conventioneers and online shoppers will find must-have…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 3, 2016
The newest wave of Mattel’s 6″ DC Multiverse action figure line has started to show up stores.   This new wave is all figures from the upcoming Suicide Squad movie, and made it’s debut at Toy Fair back in February.  There’s a bit more to this figure line than meets the eye. While Mattel is back…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 7, 2016
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 2, 2016
In 1976, the Muppet Show debuted on network television, and kicked off an entertainment phenomenon. From television to movies to books to magazines to comic books, the Muppets have been a part of our lives for 40 years, and Diamond Select Toys is honored to play a part in capturing the lovable Muppets characters in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2016
#AlienDay426 is almost here! To mark the out-of-this-world global celebration of the ALIEN franchise, be sure to pick up our 7” Alien Day Exclusive Kenner Tribute Ripley Action Figure with Mini-Comic! We’ve got all the details you’ll need below (as well as a sweet photo gallery). AVAILABILITY IN STORE: Available only in Toys R Us…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 21, 2016
-Girl of the Year™-Inspired Building Sets to be Sold Via Toys “R” Us this Spring- MIDDLETON, Wis., March 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ –– American Girl, a premium brand for girls and subsidiary of Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT), today announced it’s expanding into the building category with its first-ever line of premium construction toys for girls 8 and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 25, 2016
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – (January  2016) – GreenLight Collectibles is honored to announce the launch of their Elvis Presley™ collection of authentic die-cast vehicle replicas. Elvis’ famous car collection is brought to life with replicas of his most iconic vehicles including his 1954 Fleetwood Series 60, pink Cadillac. The first collection will be available on April…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 27, 2015
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
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
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
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
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
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
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…

 

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