Tag: Toys R Us

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 2, 2014
Submit your photos for your chance to win unique NECA prizes!   Announcing two brand new photo contests! Enter now for your chance to win rare & unique prizes chosen by Randy Falk, the Head of Product Development. Continue on for the rules and details of each contest! CONTEST #1 Shop Local and Win Big!…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 2, 2014
 Mega Bloks partners with Toys”R”Us Canada and local autism groups to raise funds and awareness MONTREAL, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – To help launch Autism Awareness month, MEGA Brands Inc. (TSX: MB) announced today that it has partnered with Autism Speaks Canada, major toy retailer, Toys”R”Us Canada, and local autistic groups to launch three exciting…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 2, 2014
New CEO and U.S. President Discuss Plans to Make Company Fit for Growth by Fixing Foundational Issues, Putting Disciplines into Operational Processes and Right-Sizing Cost Structure; Strategic Plan Places Focus on Improving Customer Experience In-Store and Online, Simplifying Promotions and Developing a Clear Pricing Strategy   WAYNE, NJ (March 26, 2014) – At presentations today…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2014
Anchorman News Van CHANNEL 4 NEWS TEAM VAN – NEW TOOLING! Greenlight Collectibles is happy to announce a new rerelease of the Anchorman Channel 4 News Team van with new tooling including satellite dish, new wheels and stairs. This limited edition re-release will first appear at mass market at Toys ‘R’ Us, Meijer, H.E.B. Grocery, Pep Boys…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 10, 2014
I was surprised not to see any Godzilla product in the Jakks Toy Fair showroom last month, however the new trailer had not hit yet.  Now, the trailer is out and some of the new Godzilla movie product from both Bandai and Jakks is starting to hit stores.  There was a ridiculous amount of secrecy…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2014
New line of articulated action figures available now exclusively at Barnes & Noble stores nationwide LYNNWOOD, WA – February 11, 2014– Funko is excited to announce a new line of highly articulated action figures celebrating some of pop culture’s biggest franchises. The hit HBO® series Game of Thrones® will be the first license released in the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 7, 2014
They’re coming! The newest assortment of The Walking Dead Minimates, based on the hit comic book by Robert Kirkman, is almost here, and Toys R Us will have an exclusive assortment of the 2-inch mini-figures, featuring an array of all-new characters and zombies! Four two-packs will be exclusively available at Toys “R” Us and on…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 31, 2014
NEW TMNT MICRO COMIC FUN PACKS TO BE AVAILABLE THROUGH COMIC AND RETAIL CHANNELS San Diego, CA (January 31st, 2014) – Due to their incredible popularity, IDW announced today that it will expand its Micro Comic Fun Packs with a set of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles collectibles! This new set of fun packs will be…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 21, 2014
Toys R Us has listed their latest Marvel exclusive – the Hasbro Marvel Legends Original X-Men boxed set.   The set includes the original versions of Cyclops, Marvel’s Angel, Marvel Girl, Iceman and Beast in one boxed set.  The set is up for order right now on ToysRUs.com for $119.99. – UPDATE – This morning TRU…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 15, 2014
LEGENDARY COMIC ARTIST AND MCFARLANE TOYS’ TODD MCFARLANE HELPS CELEBRATE THE SUPER TEAMS DURING AN EXCLUSIVE AUTOGRAPH SIGNING EVENT AT TOYS“R”US TIMES SQUARE ON SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 1   Grammy/Emmy Award-Winning Director and Producer Makes a Special Stop at The World’s Greatest Toy Store® Along “Super Bowl Boulevard” to Meet with Fans who Purchase the Artist’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 18, 2013
Last-Minute Shoppers Can Take Advantage of Fantastic Around-the-Clock Deals and Savings, Including Price Match Guarantee, Along with the Best In-Stock Position on the Hottest Toys, Starting 6am Saturday, December 21 through 9pm Christmas EveWAYNE, N.J., Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — With one week to go before kids everywhere are snug in their beds with visions…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 11, 2013
 Rewards”R”Us Members Provided Opportunity to Shop Deals and Discounts Early Through Company’s First-Ever Pre-Black Friday Perk  WAYNE, N.J., Nov. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Toys”R”Us® today announced its Thanksgiving Weekend plans, inclusive of its stores nationwide opening at 5pm on Thursday, November 28 to welcome parents and gift-givers eager to get a jump start on their…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 23, 2013
In my travels this week I noticed that Hasbro’s new Star Wars Angry Birds II figures with Telepods (so they interact with the upcoming game) are now available at Toys R Us.    I’ve only seen them at TRUs so far but they should be at all the major retailers soon leading up to the mid…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 5, 2013
Diamond Select Toys recently unveiled the specialty assortment of Walking Dead Minimates Series 4, based on creator Robert Kirkman’s long-running horror comic which inspired the TV show of the same name. Well, now they’ve unveiled the Toys “R” Us-exclusive assortment, which features six brand-new figures based on the artwork of series artist Charlie Adlard! Based…

 

by Jason "ToyOtter" Geyer
July 2, 2013
Collector-worthy TRANSFORMERS, Pretty Ponies, a Batmobile and a Limited Edition Fairy All among Toys“R”Us Comic-Con Exclusives Building on its tradition of offering an unbeatable assortment of toys for kids and collectors of all ages, Toys“R”Us® has revealed its lineup of nine exclusive items available in honor of its fifth appearance at the highly anticipated Comic-Con…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 4, 2013
With Star Trek on everybody’s mind again, thanks to the latest blockbuster film, Diamond Select Toys is bringing back Star Trek toys in a big way, to comic shops, specialty stores… and even Toys “R” Us! In addition to the previously announced TRU-exclusive assortment of Star Trek Legacy Minimates, DST is happy to announce that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 28, 2013
New York– He’s a cop…with an axe…he’s AXE COP! He’s the best crime fighter the world has ever known thanks to his trusty axe, his pet T-rex, Wexter (with maching gun hands!) and a group of crime-fighting partners unlike any you’ve ever seen! Axe Cop is the internet comic sensation based on a story a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 10, 2013
Anticipation for the newest Star Trek film invariably leads us to think about the legacy it is a part of. All of the Star Trek films, TV series and other stories that have ever been told in the Star Trek universe have led us to this moment. So what better way to celebrate the legacy…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 6, 2013
We were not able to shoot any of the ‘Man of Steel‘ sets at the Lego both back in February  at Toy Fair.   Now the product is shipping to stores, specifically Toys R Us so I was able to snap a few shots of the new offerings.  The first three sets I found were: Superman’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2013
The Season 3 finale of “The Walking Dead” airs this weekend, and readers of the long-running Skybound comic book on which the show is based cannot wait to see how the Prison vs. Woodbury story arc will play out on the small screen. Coincidentally, Diamond Select Toys is busy prepping their third series of comic-based…

 

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