Tag: WalMart


by Daniel Pickett
September 8, 2015
WMT_3 75_Chewbacca1 On Friday night just before Force Friday started on the East Coast, Hasbro sent out a press release of their Star Wars The Force Awakens retailer exclusive tie-ins. We are going to take a closer look at these exclusives now that they have released images of them.  We will start with the Walmart exclusive 3.75″…


by Daniel Pickett
August 27, 2015
Star Wars Funko    BENTONVILLE, AR., Aug. 27, 2015 – Walmart is gearing up for the 2015 holiday season by kicking off its first-ever Toy Week with a sneak peek at some of the top toys for the holidays as chosen by kids. The retailer’s Toy Week reveals some of the biggest holiday trends and comes in front…


by Daniel Pickett
July 26, 2015
MSDeadluxeHS1 Walmart now has the NEW Mattel Monster High Deadluxe High School Playset in stock in stores and on Walmart.com.   In the creepy cool hallways of Monster High, adventure lurks between classrooms and secrets hide in the walls! Explore the mystery with this uhh-mazing play set that captures the iconic school with monster-scale. Designed to…


by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2015
Marvel4Way1 The collection will be available this month in Walmart stores Glendale, Calif. (April 21, 2015) —As excitement builds for the release of the highly-anticipated “Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron,” Disney Consumer Products and Marvel, in collaboration with licensee Entertainment Retail Enterprises (ERE), have created a new range of merchandise inspired by Marvel Super Heroes and celebrating…


by Daniel Pickett
March 19, 2015
GreenLightLogo On the heels of GreenLight entry into Walmart Canada in January 2015, GreenLight is proud to announce Walmart Mexico (Walmart de México y Centroamérica) has joined the list of companies adding GreenLight to their boy’s toys offering. Walmart Mexico will soon be carrying GreenLight authentic die-cast replicas beginning this month at both Walmart Supercenter and…


by Daniel Pickett
February 25, 2015
THDConstWMExTowerSet1 Select Walmart stores are carrying exclusive AMC’s The Walking Dead building sets. The Prison Tower set comes with an exclusive Rick Grimes figure which is accompanied with multiple weapons. To find out if your local Walmart will be carrying the new construction sets, click here for the full list of participating Walmart stores. You can…


by Daniel Pickett
January 26, 2015
McFTWDConstSetChart1 The following news on the McFarlane Toys ‘The Walking Dead” construction sets was posted today over on Todd McFarlane’s official Facebook page: The Walking Dead building sets are coming to THOUSANDS of MORE STORES!!!!! Beginning now…!!!!! When we first launched our THE WALKING DEAD building sets last fall exclusively at Toys ”R” Us…. they couldn’t…


by Daniel Pickett
December 7, 2014
Walmart Exclusive Pop! New Walmart Exclusives in time for the Holidays – Stinger, Bumble Bee and Toothless with Racing Stripes! Look for these items on Walmart.com or located at the front of Walmart stores by the checkout lanes. Please remember to look for the Walmart nearest you on the Funko.com store locator.


by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2014
SWHeroMillenniumFalcon_life8_ref Today Hasbro officially confirmed that Hasbro’s Star Wars Hero Series Millennium Falcon will be available later this Fall, exclusively at Walmart stores and Walmart.com.  This had been rumored for several weeks on several of the Star Wars toy sites since it appeared in Walmart’s computer system.  This is the second ship in Hasbro’s new “Hero…


by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2014
FunkoLegGOTSnow1 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
August 14, 2013
I don’t think there was any doubt in anyone’s mind that we would be discussing the news of the actor cast as the 12th Doctor in ‘Doctor Who.” But that’s just a drop in the bucket of all of the topics we cover in this hour. We hit it and move on because there’s too…


by Daniel Pickett
August 7, 2013
captain-action Once again Walmart is doing their “Get On The Shelf” voting campaign where shopers can vote on new products to be carried in stores.  It’s kind of like American Idol for shelfspace. As it turns out our friends over at Captain Action are working to get on the shelf at Wal-Mart for 2014! And guess…