Tag: USA Today


by Daniel Pickett
January 21, 2016
Yesterday, to correspond with her debut in the new episode of Star Wars: Rebels, USA Today was given the exclusive reveal of Hasbro’s new Princess Leia Organna action figure.  This new figure, based on Leia’s appearance on the animated series on the DisneyXD channel will be released by Hasbro this Fall.     This the…


by Daniel Pickett
June 4, 2015
At LONG LAST Hasbro has revealed their Marvel Legends SDCC 2015 exclusive set.   Hasbro typically reveals their SDCC sets back in February at Toy Fair, but this year it was “radio silence” when it came to convention exclusives.   It now appears that the reason they waited was to make the announcements via main…


by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2013
As you will recall USA Today were the folks that broke the news and gave us our first images of the upcoming Star Wars Black from Hasbro back in February.   So it’s only fitting that they show us the first images of the Star Wars Black SDCC 2013 exclusive – Boba Fett with Han Solo…


by Daniel Pickett
January 30, 2013
Toy Fair is just under 2 weeks away and an avalanche of pre-Toy Fair news is sweeping the internet.  Today Warner Brothers started their big ‘Man of Steel’ push releasing news and information to a variety of news outlets… including Variety! First up is Variety.com that has our first look at the ‘Man of Steel’…


by Daniel Pickett
February 1, 2012
In the weeks before Toy Fair 2012, many companies have reached out to major media outlets to help the tease their new product. Just this week we have seen: Hasbro revealed their GI Joe: Retaliation movie figures to USA Today. MTV Geek got an exclusive look at Playmates new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles line. Wired…