Tag: Toys R Us

 

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…

 

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
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
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…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 2, 2015
If there’s one thing I know it’s that amiibo exclusives are RED HOT, sell out immediately and are highly sought out by collectors and fans of Nintendo!  Today Toys R Us is announcing their amiibo exclusive Greninja AND offering fans a chance to pre-order this exclusive along with 5 other new figures!  And if that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 23, 2015
It was announced this past week by CommercialObserver.com the Toys R Us would not be renewing the lease on their flagship store space in Time Square.    There’s a good chance the store will move to a smaller location in Times Square, but the current locating with it’s multi-story Ferris wheel, T-rex and impressive seasonal…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 9, 2015
ReAction Figures: Breaking Bad Say his name… The gritty, high-stakes world of Breaking Bad is coming to ReAction! The twisted partnership between Walter White and Jesse Pinkman is represented, as well as Gustavo Fring, the most feared man in the… empire business.   Available in April!   ReAction Figures: The Karate Kid This 80s classic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 24, 2015
MALIBU, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Leading U.S. toy and consumer products company JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (Nasdaq: JAKK) was awarded the “Vendor of the Year” Award from Toys“R”Us®. The world’s leading dedicated toy and baby products retailer recognized JAKKS Pacific for excellence in its professional service and product offerings in 2014. “We are honored to receive the ‘Vendor of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 4, 2015
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 22, 2015
The partnership between Warner Brothers Consumer Products and Schleich was officially announced back in October of last year, however Schleich had product on display at the DC Comics booth all the way back in July for Comic Con and even had an SDCC 2014 exclusive Joker figure.   Now the new DC figures are out…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2014
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 9, 2014
The wait is finally over and TMNT Minimates are here!   These Minimates, based on the Nickelodeon animated series were first announced back in February at Toy Fair.   They are being released at Toys R Us as 2-packs with keychain attachments and at other retailers like Kmart and the direct market as single packed blind-bagged figures.  …

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 4, 2014
This summer, Marvel fans were asked to vote in a special poll, designed to determine the fate of six Minimates mini-figures! Four of these Minimates would make up a new box set, available exclusively at select Toys”R”Us stores and online at Toysrus.com; the other two would go on to an unknown fate. Now, Diamond Select…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 1, 2014
For those that might have missed out on the WB Ebay sale of this Blu-Ray and figure set, NECA just posted this news on their Facebook page: Good news, Bat-Fans! Thanks to your requests, we’ve been able to work with Warner Bros Home Video and Toys ”R” Us to get a limited quantity of our…

 

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 10, 2014
Toys”R”Us Stores Nationwide to Open at 5pm on Thursday, November 27 WAYNE, N.J., Nov. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ –– Toys”R”Us® today announced that its stores nationwide will open at 5pm on Thursday, November 27*, the same time as last year. Stores will remain open through 11pm on Friday, November 28, offering hot doorbusters and deals on…

 

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