Tag: WalMart


by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2019
With special edition 80th anniversary packaging, iconic vehicles including the BatmobileTM and the Batman BatwingTM are featured in these celebratory sets. Each set is iconic to the Batman universe. 76118 – LEGO® Batman™ Mr. Freeze™ Batcycle Battle 200 pieces | Age 6+ 19.99 (USD) Available August 1st, 2019 Wide Distribution Available July 1st, 2019 Exclusively…


by Daniel Pickett
February 19, 2019
Fan-Favorite BATMAN: BLACK AND WHITE Statue Line Now Available in New 4″ Scale First Wave Includes Figures Designed by Acclaimed Artists Amanda Conner, Darwyn Cooke, Jason Fabok, Patrick Gleason, Frank Quitely and Dick Sprang   DC Collectibles, the award-winning line of collectibles, is bringing its acclaimed BATMAN: BLACK AND WHITE statue line to Walmart stores…


by Daniel Pickett
February 15, 2019
Spatial&, the newest portfolio company from Walmart’s Store N°8, and DreamWorks Animation present a virtual reality activation offering a glimpse into the future of merchandising through the beloved film franchise BENTONVILLE, Ark.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Have you ever wished you could ride alongside Hiccup and Astrid on the back of a dragon, soaring high in the sky and…


by Jim Abell
January 7, 2019
This ad for Walmart’s grocery pickup service showed up in my YouTube feed this morning and I was blown away with how much they managed to cram into 90 seconds.


by Erik "Superfriend" Skov
December 25, 2018
Sandy and Bumblebee My wife Sandy found Bumblebee wandering around the local Walmart.  The marketing campaign in Rhode Island had a live actor appear at several Walmarts across the state.  The actor did not speak, but was accompanied by a handler (probably a Decepticon in disguise) who spoke for him and assisted unknowing visitors with photographs.  Mothers and…


by Daniel Pickett
December 15, 2018
This season, Walmart is keeping a pulse on the toys that are flying off shelves and making sure parents can find all of the hottest toys, including Ryan’s World Giant Mystery Egg ($72.92) and L.O.L. Surprise! Bigger Surprise ($79.00), now both fully stocked. These surprise mystery toys are continuing to top kid’s wish lists this…


by Daniel Pickett
November 26, 2018
BENTONVILLE, Ark., Nov. 16, 2018 – Today, Walmart introduced The Walmart Toy Lab at www.WalmartToyLab.com, an all-new digital playground where Walmart’s littlest fans can play with 20 of the toys on the retailer’s Top Rated by Kids top toy list right from their computer or tablet.   Like stepping into an interactive unboxing video, The…


by Daniel Pickett
November 9, 2018
The 100-Page Walmart Exclusive Arrives in Stores by Sunday, November 11   THE WORLD’S GREATEST SUPER-HEROES! HOLIDAY SPECIAL Includes an Original Story Featuring THE FLASH, Plus Popular Holiday-Themed Stories from the DC Vault, Including the Eisner-Nominated BATMAN Short Story “Good Boy,” By Tom King and David Finch   With the holidays rapidly approaching, DC and…


by Daniel Pickett
November 1, 2018
New Checkout Experience, Store Maps and Redesigned Website Make it Easier Than Ever to Shop Walmart This Holiday Season   BENTONVILLE, Ark.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Over the last year, Walmart has continued to push the boundaries of retail by creating a seamless experience in stores and online. Today, Walmart announced its plans to offer the ultimate in convenience…


by Daniel Pickett
October 4, 2018
Horror-Themed One-Shot Spotlights Original SWAMP THING Story by Brian Azzarello and Greg Capullo, Plus Seven Spooky Tales from the DC Vault, Including Swamp Thing’s First Appearance in HOUSE OF SECRETS #92 and BATMAN #237’s “Night of the Reaper”   Fans of the Walmart 100-Page Giant comics will be treated to an extra dose of fright…


by Daniel Pickett
October 3, 2018
Walmart stores to offer one-stop shop for pop culture merchandise and the exclusive brick and mortar retail home for Loot Crate.   BENTONVILLE, Ark., Oct. 3, 2018 – Walmart is levelling up its pop culture merchandise for fans, announcing it will introduce a new, dedicated collectibles section in the entertainment department of more than 3,500…


by Daniel Pickett
September 20, 2018
Batman Anthology Features Part One of 12-Part Original Story “Batman Universe,” from Award-Winning Writer Brian Michael Bendis with art by Nick Derington   Teen Titans 100-Page Giant Continues Original TEEN TITANS Story by Dan Jurgens and Scot Eaton   On the heels of Tom King and Andy Kubert’s debut in the exclusive-to-Walmart Superman 100-page Giant…


by Daniel Pickett
September 7, 2018
Bestselling HARLEY QUINN Team of Conner, Palmiotti, Hardin and Sinclair Reunite in Justice League 100-Page GIANT for New Wonder Woman Story Issue #3 of the 100-Page SUPERMAN GIANT comic, along with the third issue of JUSTICE LEAGUE GIANT, begins shipping to more than 3,000 Walmart stores nationwide today, with all participating stores displaying these titles…


by Daniel Pickett
July 19, 2018
Tempe, Ariz., – July 18, 2018,  – Renowned for their highly detailed sports figures, McFarlane Toys will join with 2K in a partnership that will benefit fans of the NBA, as well as, the wildly successful NBA 2K video game series. McFarlane Toys’ inaugural series of NBA 2K19 figures will come with a bonus digital…


by Daniel Pickett
June 22, 2018
Available July 1, Monthly Anthology Titles Combine All-New Stories by Top DC Writers  with Classic Tales from DC’s Deep History   Original Stories Featuring Jimmy Palmiotti, Amanda Conner, Dan Jurgens and Tim Seeley   12-Part Superman Story by Tom King and 12-Part Batman Story by Brian Michael Bendis  to Follow in September   (June 22,…


by Daniel Pickett
May 16, 2018
New 5 Star Line of Vinyl Figures to Launch First with Harry Potter Inspired Series   EVERETT, WA, May 16, 2018 – Funko, Inc. (“Funko,” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: FNKO), a leading pop culture consumer products company, today announced the launch of 5 Star, its newest brand and collection of vinyl collectible figures. Warner Bros….


by Daniel Pickett
April 24, 2018
BEST BUY AND WALMART PUT IN MAXIMUM EFFORT TO HELP CELEBRATE THE RELEASE OF DEADPOOL 2, IN THEATERS MAY 18   LOS ANGELES, Calif. (April 24, 2018) — It’s been two long years since the Merc with a Mouth last graced movie screens with his presence. Now he’s back with the best anniversary present money…


by AFi Admin
February 14, 2018
@walmart tempting me with their exclusive #60thanniversary #Lego set. Follow AFi on Instagram


by AFi Admin
January 15, 2018
New Walmart exclusive Black Panther, on shelves now. Follow AFi on Instagram


by Daniel Pickett
December 15, 2017
Pop! Games: Minecraft Funko is excited to announce the blocky video game Minecraft is coming to Pop! Minecraft is all about building and exploring. The series of Pop! features characters Steve and Alex, an adorable Ocelot, and watch out – enemies Skeleton and Creeper. Collect them all this Winter! Check out these exclusives! A glow…